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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

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:41 Fritz Kreisler - The Devil's Trill (after Tartini)
James Ehnes, violin
Analekta 3159
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11:31 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Concerto No. 3
Nicholas Ward, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430
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11:27 Pietro Paradisi - Toccata
Jutta Zoff, harp
Berlin 2018
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11:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1
Monica Huggett, conductor
Sonnerie
Avie 2171
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11:01 Jules Mouquet - Pan's Flute: Pan and the Nymphs
Philippe Auguin, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Manuela Wiesler, flute
Bis 529
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10 - 11 PM

10:31 Claude Debussy - Nocturnes
Pierre Boulez, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra; John Alldis Choir
Sony 68327
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10:02 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 32
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Teldec 43027
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9 - 10 PM

9:58 Trad., arr. Grainger - The Sprig of Thyme
Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
DG 463 479
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9:40 Richard Wagner - Tannhauser Overture
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 423 613
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9:34 Richard Wagner - Tannhauser: Song to the Evening Star
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 471348
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9:13 Joaquin Rodrigo - Fantasia para un gentilhombre
Enrique Batiz, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Alfonso Moreno, guitar
EMI 67435
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9:08 Trad. - Canco del lladre (Song of the Thief)
Montserrat Figueras, soprano
Astree 8758
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8 - 9 PM

8:59 Gustav Holst - The Planets: Venus
James Levine, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
DG 429730
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8:01 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat, Op. 130
Belcea Quartet
Carnegie Hall Live 
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7 - 8 PM

7:10 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 12 in E-flat, Op. 127
Belcea Quartet
Carnegie Hall Live 
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6 - 7 PM

6:36 Alan Hovhaness - Concerto No. 8 for Orchestra
David Amos, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Dudley Bright, trombone
Crystal 810
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6:23 Etienne Mehul - La Chasse du Jeune Henri: Overture
Michel Swierczewski, conductor
Gulbenkian Orchestra
Nimbus 5184
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6:20 Stanley Woolner - Houston County/ Serenade
Ivan Konev
self-produced 
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6:10 Manuel de Falla - Miller's Dance
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 66577
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6:01 Henry Litolff - Concerto Symphonique No. 4: Scherzo
Mario Bernardi, conductor
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Arthur Ozolins, piano
CBC 5052
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5 - 6 PM

5:53 Yolanda Kondonassis - Liquid Shadows
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80488
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5:44 Antonio Vivaldi - Violin and Cello Concerto
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Anner Bylsma, cello
Jeanne Lamon, violin
Sony 48044
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5:33 Franz Liszt - Soirees de Vienne No. 6 Valse Caprices d'apres Franz Schubert
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 66957
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5:28 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Sea Songs
Wing Commander Eric Banks, conductor
Central Band of the R.A.F.
EMI 49608
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5:20 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 85 "The Queen": 2nd movement
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 45807
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5:10 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Sonata
Marilyn Zupnik, oboe
Mark Shuman, cello
Raymond Leppard, harpsichord
ASV 663
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5:02 Peter Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Kurt Masur, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Teldec 94571
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4 - 5 PM

4:47 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 11 "Turkish": 1st movement
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
London/Decca 2591
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4:32 Johannes Brahms - Horn Trio: Finale
Barry Tuckwell, horn
Brenton Langbein, violin
Maureen Jones, piano
Ex Libris 6059
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4:21 Igor Stravinsky - Ebony Concerto
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
George Pieterson, clarinet
Philips 472678
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4:19 traditional (arr: John Rutter) - Sourwood Mountain
Jerold Ottley, conductor
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Argo 430 834
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4:11 Joaquin Rodrigo - Aranjuez Concerto: 3rd movement
Andrew Litton, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 54665
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4:02 Ludwig van Beethoven - Egmont Overture
Daniel Harding, conductor
German Chamber Philharmonic
Virgin 45364
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3 - 4 PM

3:46 Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 431160
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3:41 Claude Debussy - Arabesque No. 1
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80313
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3:35 Dominic Argento - To God "In Memoriam M.B."
Philip Brunelle, conductor
VocalEssence
Sylvain Pineault
Collins 1523
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3:18 Carl Stamitz - Symphony
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9358
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3:08 Gioacchino Rossini - Italian Girl in Algiers: Overture
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Nimbus 5078
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3:00 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Flutes
Nicholas Kraemer, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Duke Dobing, flute
Deborah Davis, flute
Naxos 553204
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Noon - 1 PM

12:52 Johannes Brahms - How lovely are thy dwellings
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
London/Decca 466075
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12:38 Edward Elgar - Froissart Overture
Alexander Gibson, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8309
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12:33 Claude Debussy - Reverie
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3030
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12:25 Johan Halvorsen - Norwegian Dance No. 6
Ari Rasilainen, conductor
Norwegian Radio Orchestra
Harald Aadland, violin
NKF 50033
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12:09 Franz Joseph Haydn - Sonata
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Delos 3239
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11 - Noon

11:34 George Gershwin - Piano Concerto
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
RCA 68931
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11:25 William Walton - Crown Imperial
Jay Friedman, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass
CSO Resound 9011101
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11:19 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Gidon Kremer, conductor
Kremerata Baltica
Nonesuch 79633
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10 - 11 AM

10:47 Domenico Cimarosa - Concerto for 2 Flutes and Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, conductor
Orchestra of the Mozarteum
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 45930
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10:43 Dmitri Kabalevsky - Colas Breugnon Overture
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61958
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10:36 George Frideric Handel - Semele: Where E'er You Walk
Lynn Harrell, cello
Bruno Canino, piano
London/Decca 425611
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10:29 Charles Gounod - O Divine Redeemer
Mack Wilberg, conductor
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tabernacle 608
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10:05 Giuseppe Verdi - String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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10:02 Antonio Vivaldi - Recorder Concerto
Sonnerie
Pamela Thorby, recorder
Linn 183
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9 - 10 AM

9:58 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2: 3rd mvt
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Radu Lupu, p
London 468530
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9:27 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 89
Antal Dorati, conductor
Philharmonia Hungarica
London/Decca 425930
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9:09 Alexander Arutiunian - Trumpet Concerto
Lawrence Renes, conductor
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 78590
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9:02 Aaron Copland - Duo for Flute and Piano: Flowing
Fenwick Smith, flute
Randall Hodgkinson, piano
Northeastern 227
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8 - 9 AM

8:52 Franz Schubert - String Quartet No. 14: 4th mvt
Belcea Quartet
EMI 67025
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8:47 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 8: 3rd mvt
Midori, v
Robert McDonald, v
Sony 46742
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8:31 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante: 1st movement
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
Bruno Giuranna, viola
EMI 54302
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8:23 Julius Rontgen - Serenade for Winds: Andante
Viotta Ensemble
RadioNederland 92035
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8:18 Percy Grainger - Handel in the Strand
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Chandos 9554
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8:11 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 6: Gigue
Pierre Fournier, cello
DG 419359
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8:04 Zoltan Kodaly - Hary Janos Suite: Intermezzo
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80413
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7 - 8 AM

7:52 Franz Josef Haydn - Symphony No. 87: 1st mvt
Antal Dorati, conductor
Philharmonia Hungarica
London 425930
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7:47 Stephen Sondheim - Into the Woods: On the Steps of the Palace
Original Cast Recording
Kim Crosby, s
RCA 6796
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7:31 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 8
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 447733
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7:31 Claude Debussy - Danse
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 9129
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7:20 Edward Elgar - Morning Song
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Sony 46356
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7:12 Stephen Foster - Quadrilles
Paula Robison, flute
Krista Bennion Feeney, violin
John Feeney, double bass
Arabesque 6679
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7:05 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 3
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
DG 427346
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6 - 7 AM

6:52 Josef Suk - Toward a New Life
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Sony 62592
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6:48 Tielman Susato - Two Renaissance Dances
Calliope
Summit 112
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6:38 Antonio Vivaldi - Double Concerto
Andrea Marcon, conductor
Venice Baroque Orchestra
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Archiv 4777466
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6:32 Carl Nielsen - Maskarade: Overture
Andrew Davis, conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Virgin 91210
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6:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 17 "The Tempest": 3rd movement
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
London/Decca 468530
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6:21 Franz Schubert - Waltz No. 12
Gil Shaham, violin
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 471568
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6:10 Alessandro Stradella - Trumpet Concerto
Simon Wright, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5079
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6:05 Luigi Boccherini - Minuet
Jan-Olav Wedin, conductor
Musica Vitae
Gunilla von Bahr, flute
Bis 350
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5 - 6 AM

5:47 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 410048
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5:42 Claudio Monteverdi - Coronation of Poppea: Pur Ti Miro
Michael Stern, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 87894
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5:24 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento No. 7
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Philips 416362
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5:14 Samuel Barber - Agnus Dei
Craig Hella Johnson, conductor
Conspirare
Harmonia Mundi 807522
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5:06 Maurice Ravel - Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 449515
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5:01 Darius Milhaud - Viola Sonata No. 1: Air
Kenneth Martinson, viola
Centaur 2479
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4 - 5 AM

4:48 Arnold Bax - Roscatha
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8367
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4:32 Francois Devienne - Bassoon Quartet
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Claves 8714
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4:29 Traditional - The Drunken Sailor
Cantus
Cantus 1201
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4:06 Joaquin Rodrigo - Fantasia for a Gentleman
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Naples Philharmonic Orchestra
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80459
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4:01 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 9: Rondo
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948
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3 - 4 AM

3:46 Bedrich Smetana - The Moldau
Andre Previn, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Philips 416382
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3:35 Gerald Finzi - Fall of the Leaf
Richard Hickox, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
EMI 64721
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3:15 Johann Christian Bach - Quintet
Camerata Cologne
DHM 77172
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3:06 Uuno Klami - The Cobblers on the Heath
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ondine 932
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3:01 Anonymous - Pieces from the Lumley Part Books (selections)
Fretwork
Harmonia Mundi 907478
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2 - 3 AM

2:38 Ignaz Pleyel - Symphony Concertante
Howard Griffiths, conductor
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Jakub Dzialak, violin
CPO 999759
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2:32 Anonymous/Lodovico Viadana - Now the winter is past/Unless the Lord
Robert Hollingworth, conductor
I Fagiolini
London/Decca 16794
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2:20 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80318
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2:06 Siegfried Wagner - Angel of Peace: Prelude
Werner Andreas Albert, conductor
Rheinland-Pfalz Philharmonic
CPO 999003
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2:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Kim Heindel, lautenwerk
Dorian 80126
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1 - 2 AM

1:35 Bernhard Crusell - Clarinet Concerto No. 2
Alan Francis, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Thea King, clarinet
Hyperion 66708
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1:32 Carlos Guastavino - Popular Song No. 10
Mirian Conti, piano
Steinway & Sons 30010
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1:10 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 23
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Oiseau-Lyre 430082
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1:06 Olivier Messiaen - O sacrum convivium
Norman Mackenzie, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus
Telarc 80654
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1:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Aleko: Men's Dance
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80670
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:30 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Cassation
Leopold Hager, conductor
Orchestra of the Auvergne
Jean-Jacques Kantorow, violin
Denon 73676
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12:12 Frederic Chopin - Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4779634
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12:09 Ole Bull - Solitude on the Mountain
Andrew Penny, conductor
Orchestra of the Mill
Lydian 18132
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12:06 Roland Dyens - Tango en skai
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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12:01 Franz Schubert - Longing
Robert Shaw, conductor
Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Telarc 80340
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