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Highlights from October 7 to 14

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Willmar High School Cardinal Choir.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Guitar teacher Gary Lee Joyner.
Tuesday, 6:45 pm: School Spotlight: Willmar High School Cardinal Choir.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The Artaria String Quartet plays music by Pleyel, from Sundin Hall.
Friday, 8 pm: Minnesota Orchestra: Osmo Vanska conducts works by Richard Strauss, including Burleske with pianist Andrew Staupe.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: From Darkness to Light.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen: Scary Sounds.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Bach and Haydn.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Matthew Krage, of Virginia High School.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Dale Warland and Dominick Argento discuss Seasons.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Matthew Krage, of Virginia High School.

Programming Highlights

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:34 Antonin Dvorak - String Quartet No. 12 "American"
Cypress String Quartet
SELF PROD 316
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11:29 Edward Elgar - The Capricious One
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 83196
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11:25 Morten Lauridsen - Mid-Winter Songs
Paul Salamunovich, conductor
Los Angeles Master Chorale & Sinfonia Orchestra
RCM 19705
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11:12 Antonio Vivaldi - Bassoon Concerto No. 6
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Milan Turkovic, bassoon
Archiv 419615
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11:06 Michael Torke - Tahiti: Tahaa
Clark Rundell, conductor
Ensemble of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Ecstatic 92231
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11:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Goldberg Variations: Aria
Julian Rachlin, violin
Nobuko Imai, viola
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 4776378
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10 - 11 PM

10:55 Turlogh O'Carolan - Mr. James Betagh
Andrew Lawrence-King, conductor
The Harp Ensemble
MPR 205
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10:15 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat, Op. 130
Guarneri Quartet
RCA 60458
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9 - 10 PM

9:53 J.S. Bach - English Suite No. 4 in F
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67452
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9:08 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F "Pastoral"
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 413 779
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8 - 9 PM

8:49 J.S. Bach, transcribed Goeran Soellscher - Suite in E-flat
Goeran Soellscher, guitar
DG 435 471
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8:18 Robert Schumann - Piano Concerto
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57562
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7 - 8 PM

7:51 Leonard Bernstein - West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Virgin 91431
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7:48 Leonard Bernstein - 1600 Pennsylvania Ave: Take Care of this House
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
National Symphony Orchestra
Fredericka von Stade, mezzo-soprano
Etcetera 1037
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7:32 Aaron Copland - Lincoln Portrait
Aaron Copland, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Henry Fonda, narrator
Sony 46559
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7:28 Anonymous - Fillmore the Wise
Lynda Russell, soprano
Patrick Romano, tenor
Fredrick Urrey, tenor
John Ostendorf, bass-baritone
Rudolph Palmer, piano
Newport 85548
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7:26 John F. Goneke - President James K. Polk's Grand March and Quickstep
Chestnut Brass Company
Newport 85548
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7:23 Richard Robbins - Jefferson in Paris: Balloon
Studio Ensemble
EMI 55311
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7:19 John Williams - JFK: Prologue
John Williams, conductor
Studio Orchestra
Elektra 61293
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7:06 John Adams - The Chairman Dances
John Mauceri, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Philips 438663
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7:01 Victor Herbert - President's March
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Newport 85572
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7:00 Civil War Music - Hail to the Chief
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Mercury 432591
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6 - 7 PM

6:52 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Mass: Sanctus
Martin Baker, conductor
Westminster Cathedral Choir
Hyperion 67503
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6:37 Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Janine Jansen, violin
London/Decca 475011
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6:25 Libby Larsen - Beauty Alone
Joel Revzen, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7481
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6:10 George Gershwin - I Got Rhythm Variations
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic
Orion Weiss
Naxos 559705
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6:02 Dmitri Shostakovich - Festive Overture
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80595
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5 - 6 PM

5:48 Aaron Jay Kernis - Musica Celestis
Hugh Wolff, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Argo 448 900
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5:44 Ludwig van Beethoven - Scherzo from Piano Sonata No. 3
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 477 9291
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5:34 Haydn - Symphony No. 9
Eiji Hashimoto, conductor
Ensemble for 18th Century Music
Centaur 2578
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5:25 Nino Rota - Castel del Monte
Marzio Conti, conductor
Virtuosi Italiani
Guido Corti, horn
Chandos 9954
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5:15 Francois Dompierre - The Devil's Beauties
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718
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5:04 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No 9
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 423120
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4 - 5 PM

4:58 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 6
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907014
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4:38 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concertino
Arturo Tamayo, conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
Novalis 150093
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4:36 Isaac Albeniz - Navarra
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 5404
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4:24 Peter Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1: Andantino
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67711
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4:19 Andrew York - Lotus Eaters
LAGQ
Sony 89100
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4:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Mandolins
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
James Tyler, mandolin
Robin Jeffrey, mandolin
Archiv 415674
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 David Evan Thomas - Valentines
Stephanie Wendt, piano
Dale Barltrop, violin
self-produced 
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3:55 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Cosi fan tutte: Overture
Hans Vonk, conductor
Staatskapelle Dresden
Capriccio 10070
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3:16 Antonin Dvorak - Piano Trio "Dumky"
Beaux Arts Trio
Warner 61492
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3:08 Dmitri Kabalevsky - The Comedians: Suite
Alfred Newman, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
EMI 65922
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3:00 Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger (The Mastersingers): Prelude to Act III
Edo de Waart, conductor
Canadian Brass
Philips 434109
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Noon - 1 PM

12:56 Edvard Grieg - From Holberg's Time: Gavotte
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
RCA 61569
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12:30 Alberto Williams - Argentine Suite No. 1
Stuart Canin, conductor
New Century Chamber Orchestra
D'Note 1035
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12:07 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 2
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 415671
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11 - Noon

11:49 Franz Liszt - Les Preludes
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 413587
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11:36 Jiri Benda - Symphony No. 5
Christian Benda, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 553408
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11:34 Manuel de Falla - La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance No. 1
Gabriela Montero, piano
EMI 58039
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11:04 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Winds
Lowell Graham, conductor
National Chamber Players
Klavier 11126
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10 - 11 AM

10:50 Johann Strauss - Votes Waltz
Johannes Wildner, conductor
CSR Symphony Orchestra
Marco Polo 223215
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10:47 Hermeto Pascoal - Bebe
Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars
Nonesuch 79116
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10:27 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 102
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
RCA 68424
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10:10 Max Richter - Vivaldi: Autumn
Andre de Ridder, conductor
Berlin Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Hope, violin
Max Richter, electronics
DG 4765040
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10:05 Ludwig van Beethoven - King Stephen: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 429762
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9 - 10 AM

9:54 Charles Stanford - Symphony No. 3, "Irish": 2nd mvt
Vernon Handley, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8545
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9:35 Johann Quantz - Flute Concerto "For Potsdam"
Academy of Ancient Music Berlin
Ernst-Burghard Hilse, flute
Berlin 1025
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9:30 Leonard Bernstein - Arias and Barcarolles: Greeting
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Jane Bunnell, mezzo
Delos 3078
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9:27 Leonard Bernstein - 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: Take Care of This House
Roberta Alexander, s
Tan Krone, p
Etcetera 1037
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9:16 Giuseppe Torelli - Sonata No. 1
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Y Chamber Symphony of New York
Gerard Schwarz, trumpet
Delos 3002
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9:12 Ruggiero Giovannelli - Make a Joyful Noise
Simon Preston, conductor
Choir of Westminster Abbey
Archiv 415517
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9:04 George Frideric Handel - Keyboard Suite
David Greilsammer, piano
Sony 92969
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8 - 9 AM

8:48 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9: 1st mvt
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 91184
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8:43 John Philip Sousa - Presidential Polonaise
Timothy Foley, conductor
Nonpareil Wind Band
EMI 54130
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8:39 Sousa, arr. Richard Kapp - Teddy and Alice: Wave the Flag
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
Gordon Stanley, t
Essay 1003
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8:33 Scott Joplin - Strenuous Life
William Albright, p
Musicmasters 7061
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8:29 Georges Bizet - Carmen: Seguedilla
Richard Stoltzman, cl
RCA 68817
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8:22 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5: Waltz
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 425503
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8:22 Fritz Kreisler - Toy Soldiers' March
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Coker, piano
London/Decca 444409
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8:13 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Perpetual Motion
Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Sony 42175
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8:10 Claude Debussy - Children's Corner: Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 42175
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8:04 Carl Nielsen - Saul and David: Prelude to Act 2
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Dacapo 220518
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7 - 8 AM

7:58 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 7: 4th mvt
Tokyo String Quartet
RCA 60462
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7:47 Carl Maria von Weber - Invitation to the Dance
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 422050
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7:44 George Gershwin - Preludes
Oscar Levant, p
Sony  47681
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7:36 George Gershwin - Of Thee I Sing: Overture
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 93018
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7:33 Gaudencio Thiago de Mello - Varre-Vento (Swept by the Wind)
Quintet of the Americas
Gaudencio Thiago de Mello, percussion
Blair McMillen, piano
MSR 1279
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7:20 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 3: 1st mvt
Istvan Kertesz, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
London 430046
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7:16 Richard Strauss - Le Bourgeois gentilhomme: Selections
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Cleveland Orchestra 9375
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7:05 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 90: 1st movement
Franz Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 422022
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6 - 7 AM

6:58 Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick - Fiorello: Politics and Poker
Original Cast Recording
EMI 65023
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6:51 Frederick Delius - Florida Suite: By the River
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Argo 430206
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6:47 Aaron Copland - Rodeo: Hoe-Down
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 63082
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6:44 Aaron Copland - Old American Songs: The Dodger
Aaron Copland, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
William Warfield, bar
Sony 42430
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6:34 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 7 "Haffner": Rondo
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 75497
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6:31 Giacomo Puccini - La Boheme: Musetta's Waltz
Arthur Fagen, conductor
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
RCA 68817
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6:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 18 "The Hunt": Scherzo
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80185
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6:20 George Frideric Handel - Alexander Balus: Overture
Robert King, conductor
King's Consort
Hyperion 67241
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6:08 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 5 "Reformation": 2nd movement
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 421769
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6:04 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Thunder and Lightning Polka
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80098
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5 - 6 AM

5:53 Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 1: Rondo
Vernon Handley, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8612
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5:46 Peter Warlock - Six English Tunes
Ross Pople, conductor
London Festival Orchestra
Arte Nova 37868
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5:29 William Wallace - Pelleas and Melisande Suite
Martyn Brabbins, conductor
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Hyperion 66987
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5:27 Jeremiah Clarke - An Ayre
Anthony Newman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244
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5:16 Pierre Sancan - Sonatine for Flute and Piano
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56488
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5:06 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Vienna Blood (Wiener Blut)
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 5405
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5:01 Carl Nielsen - Wind Quintet: Minuet
Bergen Wind Quintet
Bis 428
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4 - 5 AM

4:46 Gioacchino Rossini - Semiramide: Overture
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 414407
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4:37 William Walton - Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Chandos 8870
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4:20 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 10
I Musici
Philips 422370
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4:16 Claude Debussy - Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Alexei Lubimov, piano
ECM 2241
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4:06 Ralph Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite
James Judd, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 572304
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4:01 Ferdinando Carulli - Guitar Sonata
Richard Savino, guitar
Naxos 553301
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3 - 4 AM

3:45 Georges Bizet - Fair Maid of Perth: Suite
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Mexico City Philharmonic
ASV 620
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3:40 Gary Schocker - Beyond the Fog: Mist
Emily Mitchell, harp
Gary Schocker, flute
Azica 71272
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3:10 Zoltan Kodaly - Variations on a Hungarian Folksong
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80413
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3:06 Alexander Scriabin - Poeme No. 1
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 16606
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3:01 Eric Coates - The Merrymakers
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 4456
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2 - 3 AM

2:32 Jean Sibelius - Symphony no. 3
Jukka Pekka Saraste, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony
RCA 60434
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2:23 Camille Saint-Saens - Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 17097
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2:14 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 3 "Il gardellino" ("The Goldfinch")
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 39062
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2:07 Aaron Copland - The City: New England Countryside
Aaron Copland, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Sony 46559
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2:01 Elliott Carter - Elegy
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Nonesuch 79002
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1 - 2 AM

1:26 Hermann Goetz - Symphony
Werner Andreas Albert, conductor
Hannover Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
CPO 999939
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1:16 Jacques Ibert - Three Short Pieces
Danish National Symphony Wind Quintet
Naxos 557356
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1:16 Alfonso 10th - On that most grand Fremosa
Sonus
Dorian 80154
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1:09 Derek Healey - Six Canadian Folk Songs: Inuit Hunting Song
Musica Intima
Atma 2613
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1:06 Gabriel Faure - Vocalise
Raymond Mase, trumpet
Summit 185
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1:01 John Ireland - A Downland Suite: Minuet
David Garforth, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Chandos 8390
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:30 Alexander Glazunov - Ballet Scenes
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Telarc 80347
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12:28 Anonymous - 2 Galliardes
Calliope
Nonesuch 79039
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12:11 Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 425857
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12:06 Astor Piazzolla - Oblivion
Colin Jacobsen, violin
Jan Vogler, cello
Vanessa Perez, piano
Sony 32803
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12:01 Andre Gretry - Minuet
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
Bretagne Orchestra
ASV 1095
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