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Highlights from August 26 to September 2

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Teresa Root.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The Jasper String Quartet plays Haydn in St. Cloud.
Friday, 2 pm: The Copper Street Brass Quintet, live from the State Fair.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Telling Tales.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: From the 2014 BBC Proms, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform an all-Russian program.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen: Music for Wind Band.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Saturday, December 28, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:43 Friedrich Hartmann Graf - Concerto for Flute, Strings and Two Horns
Johannes Moesus, conductor
South German Chamber Orchestra Pforzheim
Gaby Pas-van Riet, flute
CPO 777724
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11:29 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 10 "Variations"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948
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11:23 Gaetano Donizetti - Maria Stuarda: Ah! dal ciel discenda un raggio
Roberto Abbado, conductor
Bologna Theater Orchestra
Elina Garanca, mezzo-soprano
DG 12818
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11:15 Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10761
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11:06 Carl Nielsen - Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune
Gennady Rozhdestvensky, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9287
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11:01 Loris Chobanian - Dowland in Armenia
William Kanengiser, guitar
GSP 1006
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10 - 11 PM

10:52 Jacques Ibert - Three Short Pieces
Danish National Symphony Wind Quintet
Naxos 557356
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10:19 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 36 "Linz"
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80148
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10:14 Joaquin Rodrigo - Autumn lullaby
Gregory Allen, piano
Bridge 9027
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10:06 Antonin Dvorak - Prague Waltzes
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464647
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10:01 Louis Cahuzac - Cantilene
Philippe Cuper, clarinet
Christine Lagniel, piano
Clarinet Classics 65
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9 - 10 PM

9:43 Heino Eller - 5 Pieces for String Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8525
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9:28 Isaac Albeniz - The Plain (La Vega)
Elmer Bernstein, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 56859
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9:11 Johann Sebastian Bach - Oboe d'Amore Concerto
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
The English Concert
David Reichenberg, Oboe d'amore
Archiv 413731
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9:06 Erich Korngold - Die tote Stadt: Marietta's Lied
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609
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9:01 George Thomson & Martin Parker - The Countrey Lasse
Toronto Consort
Laura Pudwell, mezzo-soprano
Dorian 93247
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8 - 9 PM

8:50 Arnold Bax - Morning Song
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Chandos 8516
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8:42 George Frideric Handel - Violin Sonata
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
David Schrader, harpsichord
John Rozendaal, cello
Cedille 32
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8:06 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet
Alice Sara Ott, piano
Raul Garcia, violin
Ashan Pillai, violia
Jose Mor, cello
Apostol Kossev, double bass
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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8:01 John Playford - The Broom of Cowdenknows
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90238
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7 - 8 PM

7:38 Claude Debussy - Images: Iberia
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Santa Cecilia Orchestra
DG 429728
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7:24 Francesco Veracini - Violin Sonata No. 1
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889
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7:17 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
San Francisco Symphony
SFS 58
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7:06 Hector Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
Charles Munch, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61400
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7:01 Andre Previn - Vocalise
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 62004
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5 - 6 PM

5:04 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Concerto No. 2
Nicholas Ward, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430
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5:04 John Dowland - Fantasia
Henry Johnston, guitar
MPR Recording Varsity 2011
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4 - 5 PM

4:30 Ferdinand Ries - Introduction and Variations Brillantes
Uwe Grodd, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Christopher Hinterhuber, piano
Naxos 570440
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4:16 Aaron Copland - El Salon Mexico
Aaron Copland, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Sony 46559
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4:06 Francis Poulenc - Flute Sonata
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Residentie Orchestra of the Hague
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Bis 1679
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4:04 Fritz Kreisler - Miniature Viennese March
Renaud Capucon, violin
Gautier Capucon, cello
Aude Capucon, piano
Virgin 32626
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4:04 -
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3 - 4 PM

3:27 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Peter Hurford, organ
London/Decca 410201
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3:04 -
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3:02 Ludwig von Beethoven - Sonata for piano and violin op 23
Stefan Hersh-violin
Paul Hersh-piano
private label na
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2 - 3 PM

2:57 Kurt Weill - Ballad of Mack the Knife
Ute Lemper
Vogler Quartet
Stefan Malzew-piano
steinway and sons 30009
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2:48 Osvaldo Golijov - Lullaby, Doina and Galop
St Lawrence Quartet
Tara Helen O'Connor-flute, Todd Palmer-clarinet
Mark Dresser-double bass
EMI 57356
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11 - Noon

11:26 Reynaldo Hahn - Romanesque
Sharon Bezaly-flute; Ronald Brautigam-piano
Nobuko Imai-viola
BIS 1439
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11:16 W.A. Mozart - Piano Concerto No 12: 3rd Movement
Calder Quartet
Anne-Marie McDermott
Bridge 9403
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11:09 G. F. Handel - Concerto Grosso No 7
I Musici
Philips 422370
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10 - 11 AM

10:54 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Emperor Waltz
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 435 335
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10:42 Strauss/Tiomkin - Main Title, Wiener Blut, Blue Danube and Final Sequence form "The Great Waltz"
John Mauceri, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Philips 438 685
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10:27 Franz Waxman - Sonata for Orchestra from "Sunset Boulevard"
John Mauceri, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Philips 442 425 
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10:15 Dario Marianelli - Music from Pride and Prejudice
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London 5620
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10:11 Harry Warren - An Affair to Remember
John Mauceri, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Philips 446 681
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10:06 Adolf Deutsch - Theme from The Apartment
ARthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 60393
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10:01 Flicks in Five

9 - 10 AM

9:48 Johannes Brahms - Academic Festival Overture
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80155
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9:43 Maurizio Cazatti - Chaconne
Ciaramella
Yarlung 96819
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9:43 Christoph Weyse - Symphony No. 7
Michael Schonwandt, conductor
Royal Danish Orchestra
Dacapo 226105
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9:10 Eugene Goossens - Water Wheel
Huntingdon Trio
Leonarda 325
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9:07 Johann Strauss, Sr. - Radetzky March
Franz Bauer Theussl, conductor
Vienna Volksopera Orchestra
Philips 416819
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9:01 Anonymous - Pieces from the Lumley Part Books (selections)
Fretwork
Harmonia Mundi 907478
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8 - 9 AM

8:45 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
Andre Previn, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Philips 420 172
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8:34 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 2
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Telarc 80279
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8:20 Franz Liszt - Fantastic Rondo on a Spanish Theme ("El Contrabandista")
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
London/Decca 18987
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8:07 Felix Mendelssohn - Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 423104
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8:03 Radames Gnattali - Corta Jaca
Hill-Wiltschinsky Duo
ASV 2094
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7 - 8 AM

7:41 George Gershwin - An American in Paris
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 93018
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7:22 Richard Strauss - Woman Without a Shadow: Fantasy
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 83
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7:14 Carl Tausig - Sonata
Sandro Russo, piano
Musical Concepts 149
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7:07 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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7:01 Hamilton Harty - A John Field Suite: Polka
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 6583
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6 - 7 AM

6:49 Francesco Geminani - Concerto Grosso No. 5
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
DHM 77010
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6:44 Giuseppe Verdi - Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Georg sSolti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
London 430226
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6:41 Enrique Granados - Pastoral
Douglas Riva, piano
Naxos 555723
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6:23 John Tavener - Mahashakti
Vasily Petrenko, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Ruth Palmer, violin
EMI 35134
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6:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 3: Prelude
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Delos 3232
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6:07 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 1
Mario Bernardi, conductor
CBC Vancouver Orchestra
James Sommerville, horn
CBC 5172
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6:01 Anton Diabelli - Grand Serenade: Minuet
Neues Kammer Trio
Schwann 311562
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5 - 6 AM

5:38 Igor Stravinsky - Danses Concertantes
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 459644
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5:38 Alfred Schnittke - Choral Concerto: Complete this Work
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Gothic 49252
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5:19 Lars-Erik Larsson - Little Serenade
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 285
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5:14 Leo Brouwer - Afro-Cuban Lullaby
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 66576
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5:06 Jean Sibelius - Finlandia
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sony 46668
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5:01 Peter Lamb - English Air
Kenneth Smith, flute
ASV 768
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4 - 5 AM

4:42 Benjamin Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
RCA 61226
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4:32 John Stanley - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Simon Standage, conductor
Collegium Musicum 90
Chandos 638
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4:21 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 "Titan": 3rd movement
Marin Alsop, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572207
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4:21 Roger Davidson - Song to Celia
Harold Rosenbaum, conductor
New York Virtuoso Singers
Soundbrush 1027
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4:06 William Bolcom - Graceful Ghost
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 463483
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4:06 Joan Manen - Miniatures: Brecolada and Copla
Gerard Claret, conductor
National Chamber Orchestra of Andorra
Nimbus 5570
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3 - 4 AM

3:44 Evencio Castellanos - The River of the Seven Stars (El Rio de las Siete Estrellas)
Jan Wagner, conductor
Venezuela Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572681
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3:30 Carl Orff - Little Concerto
Klaus Rainer Scholl, conductor
Mainz Wind Ensemble
Wergo 6174
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3:28 Antonin Dvorak - Legends
Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 550267
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3:28 Maurice Ravel - In the Manner of Chabrier
Heidi Lowy, piano
Bayer 100344
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3:01 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach - Flute Concerto: 3rd movement
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Verena Fischer, flute
Archiv 471579
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2 - 3 AM

2:32 Richard Harvey - Concerto Antico
Paul Daniel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 68337
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2:32 Ernest Bloch - Baal Shem: Simchat Torah (Rejoicing)
Joshua Bell, violin
Steven Isserlis, cello
Sam Haywood, piano
Sony 74318
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2:13 Franz Schubert - Rosamunde: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 423656
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2:06 Phillip Rhodes - Love Song
Veblen String Quartet
Centaur 2597
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2:06 Johan Agrell - Flute Concerto: 3rd movement
Andrew Manze, conductor
Concerto Copenhagen
Maria Bania, flute
Chandos 535
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1 - 2 AM

1:52 Claude Debussy - For Piano: Sarabande
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80533
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1:42 A.R. Rahman - Zikr
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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1:09 Alexander Glazunov - Symphony No. 7 "Pastoral"
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Orfeo 148201
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1:09 Alexander Ivanov-Kramskoi - Song without Words
David Leisner, guitar
Azica 71268
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1:09 Pablo de Sarasate - Habanera
Midori, violin
Sony 52568
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:34 Fela Sowande - African Suite
Mario Bernardi, conductor
National Arts Centre Orchestra
CBC 5135
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12:28 Frederick Delius - Late Swallows
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8372
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12:28 Robert Schumann - The Minnesinger
Stephen Layton, conductor
Polyphony
Hyperion 33105
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12:10 Camille Saint-Saens - Havanaise
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Itzhak Perlman, violin
DG 437737
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12:06 Cyril Scott - Notturno
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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12:05 Johann Sebastian Bach - Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Kim Heindel, lautenwerk
Dorian 80126
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