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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

Saturday, November 3, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:41 Franz Schubert - Minuets and Trios
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60452
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11:34 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 60453
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11:31 Huang Zi - Plum Blossoms in the Snow
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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11:15 Joaquin Turina - Fantastic Dances
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80574
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11:06 Jean Sibelius - The Bard
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Masayo Matsuo, harp
Bis 384
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11:01 Luigi Boccherini - String Quintet No. 1: Finale
La Magnifica Comunita
Brilliant 93820
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10 - 11 PM

10:42 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 5
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
Hanssler 98201
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10:33 Georg Philipp Telemann - Violin and Oboe Concerto
Camerata Cologne
Mary Utiger, violin
DHM 77367
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10:27 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 6
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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10:24 Gilbert Biberian - Midsummer's Day
Ronald Pearl, guitar
Dorian 90230
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10:06 Giovanni Bottesini - Double Bass Concerto
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Edgar Meyer, double bass
Sony 60956
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10:01 Alexander Scriabin - Piano Sonata No. 1: Andante
Ruth Laredo, piano
Nonesuch 73035
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9 - 10 PM

9:51 Marcel Grandjany - Fantasy
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80361
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9:17 Georges Bizet - Symphony
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 423624
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9:09 Henry Purcell - Trumpet Sonata No. 1
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5017
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9:06 Pierre Phalese - Almande d'amour
Ensemble Doulce Memoire
Dorian 90261
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9:01 Traditional - Shenandoah
Chanticleer
Teldec 96515
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8 - 9 PM

8:51 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov - Symphonic Scherzo
Donald Johanos, conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony
Marco Polo 223629
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8:47 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sonata No. 3: Allegro Assai
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Delos 3232
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8:36 Christos Hatzis - "Old Photographs"
Gryphon Trio
Analekta 3174
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8:06 Richard Strauss - Metamorphosen
Kurt masur, conductor
French National Orchestra
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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8:01 Harald Saeverud - Rondo Amoroso
Per Dreier, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Aurora 4913
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7 - 8 PM

7:51 Friedrich Ernst Fesca - Cantemire: Overture
Frank Beerman, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 999869
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7:37 Giovanni Sammartini - Concerto Grosso
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2154
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7:33 Felix Mendelssohn - Song Without Words: May Breezes
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421119
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7:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 97
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 434921
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7:01 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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4 - 5 PM

4:46 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Viola d'amore and Lute
Angel Romero, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Angel Romero, guitar
RCA 68291
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4:44 Carl Orff - Carmina Burana: Dance
James Levine, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
DG 415136
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4:16 Maurice Ravel - Piano Trio
Alessio Bax, piano
Arnaud Sussmann, violin
Laurence Lesser, cello
Music@Menlo 20106
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4:09 Arturo Marquez - Conga del Fuego nuevo
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
DG 17097
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4:06 James Oswald - Greensleeves
Alison Melville, recorder
Early-Music.com 7761
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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 PM

3:37 Traditional - Deep River
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
American Choral Catalog 122
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3:17 Franz Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 1
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Lang Lang, piano
Sony (7) 89141
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3:12 Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 2
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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3:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 3: Air on the G String
Isabelle Perrin, harp
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Integral 221172
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3:01 Hamilton Harty - A John Field Suite: Polka
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 6583
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2 - 3 PM

2:42 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 3
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412737
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2:31 Michael Praetorius - Dance Suite
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3132
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2:20 Antonio Vivaldi - L'Estro Armonico: Concerto No. 10 for 4 Violins and Cello
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Monica Huggett, violin
Oiseau-Lyre 433053
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2:07 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Eduardo Mata, conductor
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
RCA 63586
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2:01 Johann Christian Bach - Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Philips 442275
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1 - 2 PM

1:46 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
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1:15 Robert Schumann - Piano Quintet
Elias String Quartet
Jonathan Biss, piano
Onyx 4092
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1:06 Mikhail Glinka - Kamarinskaya
Donald Barra, conductor
San Diego Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7042
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1:01 Ramon Montoya - Solea
Paco Pena, guitar
Nimbus 5093
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Noon - 1 PM

12:44 Morton Gould - Folk Suite
David Amos, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 906010
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12:28 Joan Trimble - Suite for Strings
Fionnuala Hunt, conductor
Irish Chamber Orchestra
Black Box 1003
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12:18 Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
Alexei Lubimov, piano
Alexei Zuev, piano
ECM 2241
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12:06 Eduard Tubin - Estonian Dance Suite
Hans-Peter Frank, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Big Ben 851002
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12:01 Michel de la Barre - Suite L'Inconnue: Chaconne
Robert Stallman, flute
Edwin Swanborn, harpsichord
Karl Bennion, cello
Bogner's Cafe 104
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11 - Noon

11:40 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 19
Nicholas Ward, conductor
Northern Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 550875
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11:40 Antonin Dvorak - Legends
Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 550267
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11:16 Cyril Scott - Notturno
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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11:06 Franz Schubert - Ave Maria
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 471568
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11:02 Camille Saint-Saens - Algerian Suite: French Military March
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 60700
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10 - 11 AM

10:52 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 3: Minuet
John Rutter, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
American Gramophone 590
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10:52 Felix Mendelssohn - Overture for Wind Instruments
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 423104
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10:38 Ernesto Nazareth - Breieiro
Thomas Tirino, piano
Koch 7547
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10:07 Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Telarc 80042
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10:01 - Flicks in Five
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10:01 Flicks in Five

9 - 10 AM

9:41 Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite
Pietari Inkinen, conductor
New Zeland Symphony
Naxos 572704
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9:36 Francois Couperin - Mysterious Barricades
John Williams, guitar
Sony 44518
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9:24 Capel Bond - Concerto No. 5
Roy Goodman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 66467
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9:21 Dmitri Shostakovich - Dances of the Dolls: Lyric Waltz
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
DG 15203
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9:07 Georges Bizet - Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants)
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Paris Orchestra
Virgin 28613
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9:01 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Strings
I Musici
Philips 438876
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8 - 9 AM

8:45 Carl Friedrich Abel - Symphony No. 6
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8648
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8:19 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 4
HJ Lim, piano
EMI 41855
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8:14 Isaias Savio - Batucada
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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8:06 Antonin Dvorak - Prague Waltzes
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464647
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8:01 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Concert Suite No. 6: La Poule (The Hen)
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Musicians of the Louvre
Archiv 4478
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7 - 8 AM

7:58 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Emperor Waltz
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Erato 45998
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7:58 Johann Quantz - Flute Sonata
Barthold Kuijken, flute
Sony 66267
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7:27 Ferruccio Busoni - Comedy Overture
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Rome Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572922
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7:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 88
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 94237
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7:01 Franz Schubert - Impromptu No. 2
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 430425
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6 - 7 AM

6:50 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Violins
Nicholas Kraemer, conductor
Raglan Baroque Players
Monica Huggett, violin
Virgin 90803
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6:49 Claude Gervaise - Burgundian Brawl
Josef Ulsamer, conductor
Ulsamer-Collegium
Boston Skyline 118
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6:49 Sigmund Staden - Seelewig: Dance Music
Klaus Winkler, conductor
I Ciarlatani
CPO 999905
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6:26 Franz Berwald - Symphony No. 4
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 415502
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6:11 Francis Poulenc - Perpetual Motion Pieces
Pascal Roge, piano
London/Decca 417438
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6:11 Gioacchino Rossini - Il Signor Bruschino: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 419869
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6:02 Joseph Lauber - Four Medieval Dances: Galliarde
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66034
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5 - 6 AM

5:48 Heinrich Biber - Partita No. 5
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 474965
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5:43 Anonymous - Go, my flock, go get you hence
Monika Mauch, soprano
ECM 1938
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5:24 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quintet No. 1
Amadeus Quartet
Cecil Aronowitz, viola
DG 431149
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5:12 Maurice Ravel - Introduction and Allegro
Quartet Via Nova
Lily Laskine, harp
Erato 71572
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5:12 Lou Harrison - Solstice: Garden of the Sun
Barry Jekowsky, conductor
California Symphony
Argo 455590
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4 - 5 AM

4:30 Mauro Giuliani - Six Variations on La Folia
Richard Savino, guitar
Koch 7591
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4:18 Peter Tchaikovsky - Souvenir of a Beloved Place: Meditation
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 94832
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4:10 Arvo Part - Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Chandos 8656
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4:06 Charles Gounod - Romeo and Juliet: The Sleep of Juliet
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 99
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4:01 Ferruccio Busoni - Finnish Folk Song: Andantino
Erik Tawaststjerna, piano
Finlandia 363
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3 - 4 AM

3:39 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431660
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3:25 Percy Grainger - To a Nordic Princess
Richard Hickox, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9721
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3:13 Josef Myslivecek - Overture
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418
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3:06 Antonio Carlos Gomez - Sonata: 3rd Movement
Brazilian Guitar Quartet
Delos 3245
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3:01 Enrique Granados - Straw Mannequin
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 417795
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2 - 3 AM

2:36 Franz Krommer - Clarinet Concerto
Antony Pay, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Friedli, clarinet
Claves 8602
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2:29 Antonio Vivaldi - La Stravaganza: Violin Concerto No. 11
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Monica Huggett, violin/viola
Oiseau-Lyre 417502
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2:13 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80059
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2:06 George Walker - Lyric for Strings
Paul Freeman, conductor
Chicago Sinfonietta
Cedille 8001
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2:01 Jules Massenet - Suite from Esclarmonde: Hymenee
Kenneth Jean, conductor
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Marco Polo 223354
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1 - 2 AM

1:52 Lorenzo Zavateri - Concerto No. 9
Gottfried von der Goltz, conductor
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
DHM 77352
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1:13 Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 4
Charles Mackeras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80450
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1:06 Judith Lang Zaimont - Serenade
Melissa White, violin
Paul Wiancko, cello
Awadagin Pratt, piano
Navona 5846
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1:01 Joachim Andersen - Album Leaf
Per Flemstrom, flute
Swedish Society 1067
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:45 Georg Philipp Telemann - Viola Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Stephen Shingles, viola
London/Decca 430265
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12:24 Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartet No. 23
Emerson Quartet
DG 471327
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12:12 Aaron Copland - Quiet City
Maurice Abravanel, conductor
Utah Symphony Orchestra
Vanguard 4037
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12:06 Richard Dubugnon - Return to Montfort-l'Amaury
Janine Jansen, violin
Itamar Golan, piano
London/Decca 15249
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12:01 Carl Friedrich Abel - Overture No. 5: Andante
Paul Dombrecht, conductor
Il Fondamento
Passacaille 903
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