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Highlights from December 16 to 23

Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Amy Giddings, K-6 Music Specialist from Duluth, Minn.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Robert Ball.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Concordia Christmas.
Tuesday, 8:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Amy Giddings, K-6 Music Specialist from Duluth, Minn.
Wednesday, 7 pm: Light and Gold: Christmas with Eric Whitacre.
Wednesday, 8 pm: Archive on the Radio: An Archive Christmas Sampler.
Thursday, 3 pm: Regional Spotlight: Holiday music from regional choral and instrumental groups.
Thursday, 7 pm: St. Olaf Christmas Festival.
Friday, 4 pm: Carol with Classical MPR and The Singers.
Friday, 7 pm: Chanticleer Christmas.
Saturday, 11 am: The Metropolitan Opera: Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.
Saturday, 7 pm: Candles Burning Brightly.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: From Heaven Above.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Bach's Christmas Oratorio, performed by the Australian Chamber Orchestra and the Choir of London.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 7 pm: Wonder Tidings.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7 pm: School Spotlight.

Programming Highlights

Thursday, November 15, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:19 Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 89649
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11:11 Modest Mussorgsky - Khovanshchina: Prelude (Dawn over the River Moscow)
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Philips 468526
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11:06 Gian-Francesco Malipiero - Night Song
Fabio Biondi, violin
Luigi Di Ilio, piano
Opus 111 449202
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11:01 Tobias Picker - Old and Lost Rivers
John Williams, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Sony 62729
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10 - 11 PM

10:47 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Gadfly: selections
Vassily Sinaisky, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Chandos 10183
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10:15 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 26
Murray Perahia, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 422
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9 - 10 PM

9:51 Saverio Mercadante - Flute Concerto No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Erato 55012
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9:41 Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger: Prelude to Act I
James Levine, conductor
The MET Orchestra
DG 435 874
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9:17 Rutland Boughton - Aylesbury Games
Ronald Corp, conductor
New London Orchestra
Hyperion 67185
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9:15 Erik Satie - Croquis et agaceries: III
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London 473 620
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9:07 Emmanuel Chabrier - Espana
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 80
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8 - 9 PM

8:57 Ludwig van Beethoven - 8 Variations on a Theme by Count Waldstein
Amy Hamann, piano
Sara Hamann, piano
Grand Piano 619
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8:48 Malcolm Arnold - Four Scottish Dances
Bryden Thomson, conductor
The Philharmonia
Chandos 8867
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8:42 Anon. - In a garden so green
Baltimore Consort
Custer LaRue, soprano
Dorian 90139
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8:09 Ottorino Respighi - Concerto gregoriano
Edward Downes, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Lydia Mordkovich, violin
Chandos 9232
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8:06 Anon. - Parisian Fields
Paul O'Dette, lute
Hyperion 66228
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8:00 Ottorino Respighi - Adagio with Variations
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Orchestre de Paris
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 435 781
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7 - 8 PM

7:42 Francis Poulenc - Four Brief Prayers of St. Francis
Chanticleer
Chanticleer 8801
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7:08 Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 3
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 427496
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7:01 Franz Liszt - Etude No. 3 "Un Sospiro"
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 8548
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6 - 7 PM

6:39 Joseph Martin Kraus - Viola Concerto
Janne Nisonen, conductor
Tapiola Sinfonietta
David AAron Carpenter
Ondine 1193
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6:28 Lars-Erik Larsson - Little Serenade
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 285
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6:22 Franz Schubert - The Night
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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6:09 Haydn - Sinfonia Concertante
Roger Norrington, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
RCA 68578
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6:02 Johann Sebastian Bach - My Spirit be Joyful
Empire Brass
Douglas Major, organ
EMI 47395
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5 - 6 PM

5:53 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 7: 4th movement
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8442
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5:35 Georg Philipp Telemann - Overture and Suite
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 439893
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5:30 Hugo Alfven - Dance of the Shepherd Girl
James DePreist, conductor
Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Bis 570
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5:28 Frederic Chopin - Introduction and Polonaise
Zuill Bailey, cello
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Delos 3326
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5:16 Franz Schubert - The Nightingale
Robert Shaw, conductor
Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Karl Dent, tenor
Telarc 80340
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5:07 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras No. 9
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 47901
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5:01 Edward Elgar - Enigma Variations: Nimrod
Neville Marriner, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR 100203-8
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4 - 5 PM

4:31 Johannes Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80450
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4:20 Mozart - Symphony No. 11
Adam Fischer, conductor
Danish National Chamber Orchestra
DaCapo 220538
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4:15 Ludwig van Beethoven - Serenade for Flute, Violin and Viola: 1st movement
James Galway, flute
Joseph Swensen, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
RCA 7756
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4:07 Camille Saint-Saens - Algerian Suite: French Military March
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 7881
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3 - 4 PM

3:58 Hector Berlioz - Corsair: Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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3:41 Jean Francaix - L'Horloge de Flore (The Flower Clock)
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John de Lancie, oboe
RCA 7989
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3:30 Henry Purcell - Ode for St. Cecilia's Day: Overture
Paul McCreesh, conductor
Gabrieli Consort
Archiv 445882
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3:14 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 50
Lukas Vondracek, piano
MPR Recording
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3:09 Jonathan Dove - Missa Brevis: Gloria
Matthew Owens, conductor
Wells Cathedral Choir
Jonathan Vaughn, organ
Hyperion 67768
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3:00 Gioacchino Rossini - Barber of Seville: Overture
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415363
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Noon - 1 PM

12:54 Judd Greenstein - Change
NOW Ensemble
New Amsterdam 29
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12:13 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
Kurt Sanderling, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 462586
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12:06 Ottorino Respighi - Trittico Botticelliano: La nacita de Venere
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80309
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11 - Noon

11:48 Gabriel Faure - Dolly Suite
Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos
Philips 420159
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11:29 Carlos Guastavino - 3 Argentinian Cantilenas and Finale
Camerata Bariloche
Dorian 90202
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11:24 Karol Szymanowski - Piano Sonata: Minuet
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 4770548
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11:12 John Marsh - Conversation Symphony
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 10458
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11:04 Olivier Messiaen - Tres melodies
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Roger Vignoles, piano
Philips 446656
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10 - 11 AM

10:55 Carl Philip Emmanuel Bach - Flute Concerto in B flat: Allegro assai
David Zinman, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Philips 442592
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10:10 Hector Berlioz - Harold in Italy
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra
Gerard Causse, viola
Philips 446676
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10:01 Giuseppe Tartini - Sonata Pastorale
Trio Settecento
Cedille 99
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10:00 A Hollywood Holiday

9 - 10 AM

9:45 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8502
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9:40 Alexander Grechaninov - Of Thy Mystical Supper
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Gothic 49252
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9:26 Anton Stamitz - Concerto for 2 Flutes
Jean-Pierre Rampal, conductor
Orchestra of the Mozarteum
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 45930
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9:07 Zoltan Kodaly - Marosszek Dances
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 444322
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9:02 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 8 "1812"
Florestan Trio
Hyperion 67327
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8 - 9 AM

8:54 Johann Sebastian Bach - Well-tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude and Fugue in Eb
Glenn Gould, p
Sony 120
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8:38 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony No. 3, "Organ": Finale
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
DG 415847
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8:31 Erik Satie - Gnossienne No. 1
Jeremy Jouve, guitar
Reference 128
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8:21 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Die Fledermaus: Overture
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Erato 45998
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8:17 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Lilacs
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 264
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8:17 Manuel de Falla - Ritual Fire Dance
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718
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8:05 Henry Purcell - Abdelazer: Selections
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Sony 44650
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7 - 8 AM

7:50 Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 4: 3rd mvt
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
DG 453100
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7:34 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 22: 1st movement
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Jonathan Biss, piano
EMI 17270
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7:31 Hugo Alfven - In Our Meadow
Stefan Parkman, conductor
Danish National Radio Choir
Chandos 9464
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7:28 Felix Mendelssohn - Song without Words No. 34 "Spinning Song"
Wu Han, piano
Music@Menlo 20033
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7:16 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Peter Schreier, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Philips 434918
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7:07 Otto Nicolai - Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 5479
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7:04 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Jean Pierre Wallez, conductor
Ensemble Orchestra of Paris
Maurice Andre, trumpet
EMI 66400
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6 - 7 AM

6:52 Franz Schubert - Overture "In the Italian Style"
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 97512
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6:47 Thomas Morley - La Coranto and La Volta
Philip Pickett, conductor
Musicians of the Globe Theatre
Philips 446687
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6:38 Franz Joseph Haydn - Sinfonia Concertante: 1st movement
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Marieke Blankestijn, violin
William Conway, cello
Douglas Boyd, oboe
Matthew Wilkie, bassoon
DG 423105
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6:32 Percy Grainger - Walking Tune
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 66884
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6:23 Antonin Dvorak - Prague Waltzes
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464647
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6:21 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 8 "Sixths"
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960
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6:08 Anatol Liadov - Ballade "About Olden Times"
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra
ASV 657
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6:04 George Frideric Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Sony 44650
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5 - 6 AM

5:47 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 7 "Archduke": 1st movement
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Soovin Kim, violin
David Soyer, cello
Marlboro Recording Society 80001
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5:43 John Dowland - Come Again, Sweet Love
Canadian Brass
Steinway & Sons 30008
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5:34 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 10
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80273
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5:22 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Summer
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Sony 45810
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5:14 Willem de Fesch - Concerto in 7 Parts
Jan Willem de Vriend, conductor
Combattimento Consort Amsterdam
RadioNederland 121
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5:06 Alan Hovhaness - Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Telarc 80392
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5:01 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Sonatina: 2nd movement
Andrea Lieberknecht, flute
Dabringhaus 9051540
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4 - 5 AM

4:47 Aaron Copland - El Salon Mexico
Aaron Copland, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Sony 42429
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4:25 Johann Sebastian Bach - Triple Concerto
Jaap ter Linden, conductor
Arion
Claire Guimond, flute
Early-Music.com 7753
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4:15 Carl Friedrich Abel - Symphony No. 1
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8648
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4:12 Carlos Lopez Buchardo - Bailecito
Mirian Conti, piano
Steinway & Sons 30010
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4:06 Gioacchino Rossini - Andante with Variations
Consortium Classicum
Schwann 310001
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4:01 Vasily Kalinnikov - Intermezzo No. 2
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8614
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3 - 4 AM

3:34 Louis Spohr - Clarinet Concerto No. 2
Kenneth Sillito, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Julian Bliss, clarinet
EMI 79786
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3:31 John Johnson - The Nuts be Brown
Ronn McFarlane, lute
William Simms, lute
Dorian 92155
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3:24 Jules Massenet - Thais: Meditation
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Marquis 81281
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3:06 Pieter Hellendaal - Concerto No. 5
Jan Willem de Vriend, conductor
Combattimento Consort of Amsterdam
RadioNederland 92019
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3:01 Traditional - Shenandoah
Chanticleer
Teldec 96515
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2 - 3 AM

2:51 Camille Saint-Saens - Omphale's Spinning Wheel
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
London/Decca 414460
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2:45 Silvestre Revueltas - Night of the Maya: Night of Revelry
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
DG 17097
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2:16 Cesar Franck - Violin Sonata
Anne Gastinel, cello
Claire Desert, piano
Naive 5259
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2:06 A.J. Potter - Fantasia Gaelach No. 1
Robert Houlihan, conductor
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Marco Polo 225158
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2:01 Santiago de Murcia - Canarios
Paul O'Dette, guitar
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Pedro Estevan, percussion
Pat O'Brien, guitar
Steve Player, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907212
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1 - 2 AM

1:46 Aaron Jay Kernis - Musica Celestis
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Virgin 45464
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1:42 Manuel Ponce - Estrellita (My little star)
Carter Brey, cello
Helicon 1025
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1:11 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 104 "London"
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3061
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1:06 Traditional Irish - Lark in the Morning Medley
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Kathie Stewart, flute
Avie 2205
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1:01 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Strings
I Musici
Philips 438876
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:52 George Frideric Handel - Rodelinda: Overture
Julian Gray, guitar
Dorian 90209
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12:44 Alexander Glazunov - Elegy
Tatjana Masurenko, viola
Roglit Ishay, piano
Profil 10029
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12:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2
Ton Koopman, conductor
German Symphony Orchestra
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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12:01 Anton Wunderer - Landler
Detmold Horn Quartet
Dabringhaus 3324
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