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Highlights from April 15 to 21


Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Janet Tollund, travel agent and consultant.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The National Lutheran Choir.
Friday, 10am: Bach's St. Matthew Passion.
Saturday, 11 am: Metropolitan Opera: Arabella, by Richard Strauss.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: An Easter Offering.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: Handel's Messiah, performed by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Sunday, 8 pm: From Darkness to Light, with Bob Christiansen and Valerie Kahler.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: luthier John Waddle.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature.

Programming Highlights

Sunday, December 1, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:33 Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari - Concertino for Bassoon
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Roma Symphonic Orchestra
Giuseppe Ciabocchi, bassoon
Naxos 572921
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11:27 Marin Marais - Prelude
Specter of the Rose
Naxos 550750
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11:27 Imant Raminsh - Ave Verum Corpus (Hail, true body)
Musica Intima
Atma 2613
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11:06 Edward Elgar - Bavarian Dances
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8371
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11:01 Henriette Renie - Contemplation
Naoko Yoshino, harp
Philips 446064
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10 - 11 PM

10:58 Frederic Chopin - Barcarolle
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5617
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10:23 Leos Janacek - Idyll for String Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Nonesuch 79033
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10:23 Henryk Gorecki - My Vistula, Grey Vistula
Lucy Ding, conductor
Lira Chamber Chorus
Nonesuch 79348
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10:06 Lou Harrison - String Quartet Set: Rondeaux
Kronos Quartet
CRI 613
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10:01 John Williams - Angela's Ashes: Angela's Prayer
John Williams, conductor
Unknown orchestra/ensemble
Sony 89009
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10:01 Ferdinando Carulli - Nocturne for Flute and Guitar
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 42130
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9 - 10 PM

9:45 Engelbert Humperdinck - Hansel and Gretel: Evening Prayer
Philippe Quint, violin
Lily Maisky, piano
Avanti 10402
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9:27 Frederick Delius - Brigg Fair
Andrew Davis, conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Teldec 90845
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9:17 Nick Bicat - Under the Eye of Heaven: Enigma
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 91199
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9:06 Cyrillus Kreek - Psalms of David
Paul Hillier, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Harmonia Mundi 907311
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9:01 Dario Marianelli - Jane Eyre: My Edward and I
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609
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8 - 9 PM

8:50 Arthur Foote - A Night Piece
Carol Wincenc, flute
Kevin Lawrence, violin
Carolyn Stuart, violin
Sheila Brown, viola
Brooks Whitehouse, cello
Bridge 9373
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8:50 Alan Hovhaness - Dawn in Paradise
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530
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8:29 Robert Schumann - Marchenbilder (Pictures from Fairyland)
Patricia McCarty, viola
Ashmont 8604
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8:25 Steve Barnett - Yemey Chanukah
Joshua Jacobson, conductor
Zamir Chorale of Boston
Afka 901
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8:23 Steve Barnett - Sevivon
Joshua Jacobson, conductor
Zamir Chorale of Boston
Afka 901
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8:23 Jean Sibelius - Lemminkainen and the Maidens
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 65176
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8:23 Patricia van Ness - Mysterious Ones
Ensemble PAN
Telarc 80448
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7 - 8 PM

7:46 Siegfried Wagner - Der Friedensengel (The Angel of Peace): Prelude
Werner Andreas Albert, conductor
Rheinland-Pfalz Philharmonic
CPO 999003
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7:46 Samuel Goldfarb - Avi Hidlik; I Have a Little Dreidel
Eaken Piano Trio
Con Brio 21345
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7:23 Nino Rota - Sonata for Flute and Harp
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66034
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7:19 Camille Saint-Saens - The Swan
Michael Stern, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 87894
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7:06 Arvo Part - Salve Regina
Tonu Kaljuste, conductor
Latvian Radio Choir
ECM 2225
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7:01 Johannes Kapsberger - Suite
Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble
Astree 8515
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6 - 7 PM

6:45 Ludwig van Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 3
Walter Weller, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 7028
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6:29 Igor Stravinsky - Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
London/Decca 425614
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6:10 Johann Sebastian Bach - English Suite No. 3
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 60276
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6:06 Claude Debussy - Children's Corner: Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Canadian Brass
RCA 5628
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6:04 Joseph Wolfl - Piano Sonata No. 2
Jon Nakamatsu, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907324
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4 - 5 PM

4:52 Percy Grainger - Handelian Rhapsody
Piers Lane, piano
Hyperion 67279
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4:19 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Symphony No. 2 "Antar"
David Zinman, conductor
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Philips 442605
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4:11 Lev "Ljova" Zhurbin - Culai: The Song; Love Potion, Expired
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 18309
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4:06 Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness
Mississippi Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2624
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4:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Aleko: Men's Dance
Vasily Petrenko, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 15473
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3 - 4 PM

3:57 Jean Sibelius - Suite Mignonne
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Gerard Schaub, flute
Bis 384
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3:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Trio "Serenade"
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 427687
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3:10 Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2: Finale
Andris Nelsons, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Helene Grimaud, piano
DG 19046
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3:10 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake: Russian Dance
Anthony Inglis, conductor
London Mozart Players
Vanessa-Mae, violin
EMI 67456
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3:01 Jan Zelenka - Capriccio No. 3: Allemande
Daniel Abraham, conductor
Bach Sinfonia
Dorian 92163
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 SymphonyCast

1 - 2 PM

1:00 SymphonyCast

11 - Noon

11:41 Johann Hummel - Trumpet Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 420203
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11:17 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 3
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Erato 88049
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11:12 Richard Rodney Bennett - A Colloquy with God
New York Polyphony
Bis 2037
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11:06 Carl Maria von Weber - Flute Sonata No. 3
Bruno Canino, piano
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Novalis 150065
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11:01 Johann Mayer - Schnofler-Dance
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013
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10 - 11 AM

10:42 Gabriel Faure - Dolly Suite
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9416
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10:29 Georges Bizet - Fair Maid of Perth: Suite
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Orchestra of Paris
EMI 64869
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10:19 Laurel Zucker - The Washington State Flute Concerto
Laurel Zucker Ensemble
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 2013
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10:07 Felix Mendelssohn - Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Berlin 2057
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10:01 Johan Agrell - Flute Concerto: 3rd movement
Andrew Manze, conductor
Concerto Copenhagen
Maria Bania, flute
Chandos 535
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9 - 10 AM

9:45 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 27
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5199
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9:13 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Philips 434108
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9:07 Manuel Ponce - Chanson
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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9:01 Eric Coates - Dance of the Orange Blossoms
Malcolm Nabarro, conductor
East of England Orchestra
ASV 2075
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8 - 9 AM

8:44 Ferdinand Ries - Introduction and Variations Brillantes
Uwe Grodd, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Christopher Hinterhuber, piano
Naxos 570440
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8:42 Carlos Salzedo - Suite of Dances: Seguidilla
Floraleda Sacchi, harp
London/Decca 4763856
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8:24 Evencio Castellanos - Holy Cross of Pacairigua
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
DG 11340
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8:20 Alexander de Taeye - Humoresque
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 56602
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8:10 Franz von Suppe - Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 463185
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8:06 George Frideric Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Oiseau-Lyre 410553
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8:01 Johan Halvorsen - From Olden Times: Gigue
Ari Rasilainen, conductor
Norwegian Radio Orchestra
NKF 50033
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5 - 6 AM

5:55 Turlough O'Carolan - Kelly Suite
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90291
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5:21 Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 2
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80522
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5:14 Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 1
Matthias Maute, conductor
Ensemble Caprice
Analekta 9848
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5:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Trumpets
Claudio Scimone, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Bibi Black, trumpet
EMI 54620
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5:01 Alexander Borodin - String Quartet No. 2: Scherzo
Emerson Quartet
DG 471567
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4 - 5 AM

4:51 Domenico Cimarosa - Keyboard Sonata
Victor Sangiorgio, piano
Naxos 572689
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4:20 Muzio Clementi - Symphony No. 3
Francesco d'Avalos, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
ASV 803
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4:16 Giulio Caccini - Dovro dunque morire? (Must I then die?)
Monika Mauch, soprano
ECM 1938
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4:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata and Fugue
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 38915
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4:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Contredances (4)
Hans Graf, conductor
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
LaserLight 15887
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3 - 4 AM

3:32 Franz Joseph Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 1
Drostan Hall, conductor
Camerata Chicago
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 142
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3:17 Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No. 1
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533
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3:06 Paul McCartney - Spiral
Lawrence Foster, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 56897
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3:01 Luigi Gatti - Sextet: Rondo
Calamus Ensemble
Dabringhaus 6031589
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2 - 3 AM

2:23 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 480508
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2:18 William Walton - 5 Bagatelles: No. 2
Andrew Litton, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 54665
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2:07 Luigi Boccherini - String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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2:01 Hamilton Harty - A John Field Suite: Polka
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 6583
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1 - 2 AM

1:43 Aaron Copland - Tender Land: Suite
Aaron Copland, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
RCA 6802
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1:34 William McGibbon - Through the Woods, Laddie
Tina Chancey, viola da gamba
Golden Apple 1
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1:11 Peter Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 466379
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1:06 George Frideric Handel - Larghetto
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602
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1:01 Frederic Chopin - Mazurka No. 36
Aleck Karis, piano
Romeo 7271
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:50 Johann Christian Bach - Sinfonia Concertante No. 4
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Stephan Schardt, violin
Archiv 471579
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12:33 Charles Tomlinson Griffes - The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 559164
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12:29 John Bull - The King's Hunting Jig
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
London/Decca 417524
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12:10 Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Andrew Davis, conductor
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Sony 46508
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12:06 Franz Schubert - Faith in Spring (Fruhlingsglaube)
Daniil Trifonov, piano
Mariinsky 530
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12:01 Isaac Albeniz - Iberia: Triana
Paul Daniel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 48480
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