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Highlights from July 22 to 29

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: veterinarian Kate An Hunter.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Carnegie Hall Live: The National Youth Orchestra.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: David Finckel and Wu Han play Debussy, from a 2013 Music in the Park recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Bach's the Best.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Music for Two Violinists and Orchestra, played by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:40 Domenico Cimarosa - Concerto for 2 Flutes and Orchestra
James Galway, conductor
London Mozart Players
James Galway, flute
Jeanne Galway, flute
RCA 63701
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11:35 Traditional - Wexford Carol; Gloucestershire Wassail
Mainstreet Brass Quintet
MSR 1325
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11:18 Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for 3 Violins
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
Petra Mullejans, violin
Gottfried von der Goltz, violin
Anne Katharina Schreiber, violin
Harmonia Mundi 902145
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11:11 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo No. 3
Helene Grimaud, piano
Erato 14350
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11:08 Traditional - The noble stem of Jesse
John Rutter, conductor
Clare College Choir
London/Decca 425500
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11:06 Michael Praetorius - Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming
MAYA
Perspectives 1
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11:01 Ludwig van Beethoven - Two Landler
Vera Beths, violin
Channel Classics 1491
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10 - 11 PM

10:30 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 27
Murray Perahia, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 63380
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10:24 Michel Delalande - Christmas Symphony
Bernard Labadie, conductor
The King's Violins
Dorian 90180
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10:05 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 3
Peter Bruns, cello
Naive 20010
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10:05 Anton Reicha - Wind Quintet: 4th movement
Dorian Wind Quintet
MPR 207
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7 - 8 PM

7:55 Dmitri Kabalevsky - Colas Bruegnon Overture
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony
RCA 61394A
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7:36 George Frideric Handel - Royal Fireworks Music
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 435390
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7:31 Traditional - Quen a Virgen ben servira (He who serves the Virgin well)
Ensemble Alcatraz
Nonesuch 79180
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7:11 Gabriel Faure - Dolly Suite
Yan Pacal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Chandos 9416
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7:06 Traditional - Hush, Little Jesus
Stefan Stuligrosz, conductor
Poznan Nightingales
Polskie Nagrania 268
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6 - 7 PM

6:52 Erich Wolfgang Korngold - The Adventures of Robin Hood
Charles Gearhardt, conductor
National Philharmonic
RCA 0912
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6:45 Leo Delibes, arr. O'Riley - Lakme: Flower Duet
Christopher O'Riley, piano
MPR 202
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6:41 Traditional - Campanis Cum Cymbalis
Michael Jaffee, conductor
Waverly Consort
Virgin 55193
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6:25 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 3
Richard Hickox, conductor
London Sinfonietta
Richard Watkins, horn
MCA 25229
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6:21 Franz Xavier Sussmayr - Sinfonia turchesca: Minuet
Werner Ehrhardt, conductor
Concerto Koln
Archiv 474193
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6:04 Martin Luther; Traditional - Christmas Medley
Andrew Parrott, conductor
Taverner Consort, Choir & Players
Andrew Parrott, tenor
Stephen Charlesworth, baritone
EMI 49809
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5 - 6 PM

5:58 Ludwig van Beethoven - Rondo a Capriccio (Rage Over a Lost Penny)
Evgeny Kissin, piano
RCA 68911
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5:48 Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 2 "Four Temperaments": 4th movement
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sony 44934
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5:45 Traditional Danish - Deilig er den himmel bla
Magnum Chorum
MPR 20111
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5:32 Gabriel Faure - Ballade
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Kathryn Stott, piano
Chandos 9416
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5:23 Traditional - O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Graham Ross, conductor
Clare College Choir
Harmonia Mundi 907579
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5:19 Graham Ross - I Sing of a Maiden
Graham Ross, conductor
Clare College Choir
Harmonia Mundi 907579
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5:04 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach - Sinfonia
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Berlin 1098
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5:00 George Frideric Handel - Messiah: Lift up your heads
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80348
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4 - 5 PM

4:44 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 423116
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4:41 Traditional - What Shall We Give
Chanticleer
Teldec 94563
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4:33 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras No. 9
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 47901
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4:25 Edvard Grieg - Melody for String Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Symphony Orchestra
NKF 50003
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4:21 Traditional - The Sussex Mummers' Carol
Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
Medalist Concert Band
MPR 20122
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4:17 Roberto Sierra - Serenata: Guaracha
Timothy Russell, conductor
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Summit 576
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4:07 Ludwig van Beethoven - Quintet for Piano and Winds: 3rd movement
Anton Kuerti, piano
James Sommerville, horn
James Campbell, clarinet
James Mason, oboe
James McKay, bassoon
CBC 1137
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4:00 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Overture
Libor Pesek, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 59285
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3 - 4 PM

3:54 Adolphe Adam - O Holy Night (Cantique du Noel)
Kurt Herbert Adler, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
London/Decca 458000
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3:35 Johann Christian Bach - Quintet
English Concert
Archiv 423385
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3:33 Traditional English - I Saw Three Ships
Adagio Trio
Aequebis 2003
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3:11 Felix Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No. 1
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 414672
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3:06 John Rutter - I Wish You Christmas
Great River Chorale
MPR 20132
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3:00 Roman Hoffstetter - Serenade
Sharon Quartet
Discover 920172
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11 - Noon

11:55 Federico Torroba - Sonatina
Pepe Romero, guitar
DG 17475
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11:50 Massimo Paris - X'mas Suite: Three Kings' Gavotte
Massimo Paris, conductor
Los Romeros
DG 17474
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11:27 Ludwig van Beethoven - Creatures of Prometheus: Selections
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419608
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11:25 Sergei Prokofiev - Five Melodies: Allegretto leggero e scherzando
James Ehnes, violin
Andrew Armstrong, piano
Chandos 10787
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11:10 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 68604
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11:05 Georg Frideric Handel - Messiah: Ev'ry valley shall be exalted
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Anthony Rolf-Johnson, tenor
Philips 412267
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11:02 Felix Mendelssohn - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80226
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10 - 11 AM

10:53 Andrea Falconieri - La Suave melodia; Ciaconna
Loranza Borrani, conductor
Soloists from the Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 13993
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10:40 Peter Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker Suite
The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3132
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10:31 Frederic Chopin - Two Etudes
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4791039
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10:22 Ottorino Respighi - Adoration of the Magi
Keith Lockhart, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Boston Pops 2
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10:03 Christmas Music: arr: Gary Schocker - Medley
Emily Mitchell, harp
Albany 1438
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9 - 10 AM

9:59 Igor Stravinsky - Pastorale
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
DG 463667
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9:54 Edo Poldini - Dancing Doll
Philip Martin, p
Hyperion 67379
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9:52 Ignaz Paderewski - Minuet
Philip Martin, p
Hyperion 67379
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9:47 Anton Rubinstein - Melody
Philip Martin, piano
Hyperion 67379
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9:39 Traditional - Christmas Music
Rene Clausen, conductor
Concordia Choir of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota
Concordia 2282
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9:18 Pauls Dambis - Welcome, Christmas!
Andres Jansons, conductor
New York Latvian Concert Choir
Monta Martinsone, soprano
Albany 1040
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9:12 Richard Strauss - Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 36721
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9:03 Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for Oboe d'Amore
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
John Abberger, oboe d'amore
Analekta 9815
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8 - 9 AM

8:50 Mark Isham - A River Runs Through It: Selections
Studio Orchestra
Milan 35631
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8:46 Abbie Betinis - Prayer for Peace
MPR Carolers
MPR Recording 
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8:39 Edward Elgar - Starlight Express: Waltz
George Hurst, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8432
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8:32 Tielman Susato - Dance Suite
Ludwig Guttler, conductor
Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble
Berlin 1090
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8:21 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 7 "Haffner": Rondo
Gunter Wand, conductor
North German Radio Symphony
RCA 60068
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8:17 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Tambourin
Konstantin Scherbakov, piano
Marco Polo 223795
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8:09 Peter Tchaikovsky - Mazeppa: "Gopak"
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80041
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8:04 George Frideric Handel - Messiah: For unto us a child is born
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 423630
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 Felix Mendelssohn - Six Children's Pieces (Kinderstucke)
Daniel Barenboim, piano
DG 423931
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7:50 John Rutter - Nativity Carol
Choir of Clare College
Harmonia Mundi N/A (release September 2014)
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7:34 Richard Strauss - Le Bourgeois gentilhomme: Selections
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Cleveland Orchestra 93-75
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7:26 Johannes Kapsberger - Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble
Astree 8515
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7:21 William Byrd - Vigilate
Graham Ross, conductor
Clare College Choir
Harmonia Mundi 907579
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7:10 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Gadfly: Romance
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609
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7:04 Enrique Granados - Straw Mannequin
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 417795
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6 - 7 AM

6:48 Traditional - Christmas Medley
Arturo Delmoni, violin
Danielle Maddon, violin
Ellen DePasquale, viola
Rafael Figueroa, cello
John Marks 20
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6:36 Pablo de Sarasate - Carmen Fantasy
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Itzhak Perlman, violin
DG 423063
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6:31 Peter Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker: March
Copper Street Brass Quintet
SELF PROD 322
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6:23 E.J. Moeran - Sinfonietta: last movement
Richard Hickox, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
EMI 64721
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6:23 Edvard Grieg - Homeward
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296
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6:08 Traditional - God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen/O Come, Emanuel
Leo Nestor, conductor
American Repertory Singers
Robert La Rue, cello
Arsis 107
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6:04 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 430400
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5 - 6 AM

5:44 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 18
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 412617
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5:39 Jonathan Varcoe - Lullay, lullay little child
Donald Nally, conductor
The Crossing
Innova 853
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5:21 Julius Rontgen - Ballade on a Norwegian Folk Song
David Porcelijn, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777255
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5:11 Johann G Ebeling - All my Heart; O Little One Sweet; Myn lyking
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 106
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5:06 Gabriel Faure - Ave Maria
Steven Isserlis, cello
Joshua Bell, violin
Francis Grier, organ
Sony 74318
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5:02 William Boyce - Symphony No. 7: Moderato and Jigg
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5345
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4 - 5 AM

4:47 Antonio Vivaldi - Sonata No. 12
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 70
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4:26 Various - Christmas Music from the British Isles
Karen P. Thomas, conductor
Seattle Pro Musica
SPM 2011
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4:18 Astor Piazzolla - Ave Maria
Ensemble Vivant
Opening Day 7396
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4:06 Jacques Offenbach - Snowflake Ballet
Michel Swierczewski, conductor
Gulbenkian Orchestra
Nimbus 5303
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4:01 Alan Hovhaness - Prayer of Saint Gregory
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Chris Gekker, trumpet
Koch 7311
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3 - 4 AM

3:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 47516
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3:20 Mateo Carcassi - Angeldance
Darren Curtis Skanson, guitar
ColoradoCr 197
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3:09 Franz Danzi - Fantasy for Clarinet and Orchestra
Jorg Faerber, conductor
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976
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3:06 Richard Willis - It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Rachel Van Voorhees, harp
Centaur 2209
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3:01 Vinzens Stelzmueller - Dance
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013
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2 - 3 AM

2:41 Franz Schubert - Minuets and Trios
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60452
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2:36 Arvo Part - Da pacem Domine
Matthias Maute, conductor
Ensemble Caprice
Analekta 9848
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2:28 Samuel Wesley - Rondo on God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
Ian Hobson, piano
Arabesque 6594
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2:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 95
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 45673
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2:01 Christmas Music - Three Carols
William Noll, conductor
Choral Guild of Atlanta
Sony 62698
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1 - 2 AM

1:47 Fritz Kreisler - Violin Concerto in the Style of Vivaldi
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 439933
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1:39 Trad.; J. S. Bach - Quem pastores; Sleepers Awake
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Ambitus 97812
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1:14 Claude Debussy - Nocturnes
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Philips 400023
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1:06 William Billings; F. de Vidales - Christmas Medley
Andrew Parrott, conductor
Taverner Consort, Choir & Players
EMI 54529
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1:01 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Strings
I Musici
Philips 438876
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:47 Johann Molter - Concerto Pastorale
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8730
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12:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Concerto No. 1
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Patrick Gallois, flute
Naxos 557011
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12:13 Handl; Traditional - Resonet in laudibus; Up! good Christian folk; The First Nowell
Choir of Trinity College Cambridge
Conifer 501
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12:06 Peter Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Lensky's Aria
Philippe Quint, violin
Lily Maisky, piano
Avanti 10402
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12:01 Miguel del Aguila - Salon Buenos Aires: Samba
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge 9302
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