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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: writer Charlotte Sullivan.

Programming Highlights

Sunday, December 29, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:29 Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari - Suite Concertino for English Horn
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Roma Symphonic Orchestra
William Moriconi, English horn
Naxos 572921
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11:29 Traditional - Afton water
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 120
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11:14 Arvo Part - Tabula Rasa
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Adele Anthony, violin
Gil Shaham, violin
Erik Risberg, piano
DG 457647
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11:06 George Gershwin - Lullaby
Manhattan String Quartet
Newport 60033
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11:01 Miguel Llobet - 4 Catalan Folk Songs
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 417618
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10 - 11 PM

10:47 Erwin Schulhoff - Flute Sonata
Jeffrey Khaner, flute
Charles Abramovic, piano
Avie 2219
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10:27 Alan Hovhaness - Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80604
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10:11 Jean Sibelius - Pohjola's Daughter
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8965
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10:06 Edvard Grieg - Ave Maris Stella
Stephen Layton, conductor
Polyphony
Hyperion 66793
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10:01 Francis Poulenc - Figure humaine: Liberte
12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 8501
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10:01 Robert Schumann - Flower Pieces
Pierre Huybregts, piano
Centaur 2135
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9 - 10 PM

9:46 Luigi Boccherini - Fandango
Paul Watkins, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 19383
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9:32 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Song of India
Dmitri Kitayenko, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9229
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9:06 Aaron Copland - Our Town
Aaron Copland, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Sony 42429
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9:06 Chick Corea - Spain
Quartet San Francisco
ViolinJazz 105
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8 - 9 PM

8:37 Emmanuel Chabrier - Aubade
Allan Schiller, piano
ASV 6166
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8:26 Camille Saint-Saens - Fantasy for Harp
Marion Hoffman, harp
Capriccio 10165
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8:21 Andrew Smith - Kyrie
New York Polyphony
Bis 2037
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8:06 Ernest Farrar - English Pastoral Impressions
Alasdair Mitchell, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Chandos 9586
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8:01 John Williams - Schindler's List: Theme
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Alexander Kerr, violin
Telarc 80440
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7 - 8 PM

7:49 Eric Whitacre - Alleluia
Eric Whitacre, conductor
Eric Whitacre Singers
London/Decca 16636
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7:49 John Dowland - What if a Day
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148
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7:49 Robert Schumann - 3 Romances
Allan Vogel, oboe
Delos 3235
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7:23 Ludwig van Beethoven - Romance No. 1
Kurt Masur, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 471349
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7:23 Richard Wagner - Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (Love Death)
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80661
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7:23 Edward Elgar - Elegy
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
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6 - 7 PM

6:46 Igor Stravinsky - Firebird: Suite
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 70
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6:21 Henry Purcell - King Arthur: Incidental Music
Jean Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 66169
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6:14 Louis Brassin - Three Pieces after Domenico Scarlatti: Scherzo
Sandro Russo, piano
Musical Concepts 149
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6:14 Bela Bartok - Romanian Folk Dances
I Solisti Italiani
Denon 75040
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6:01 Francois Chauvon - Suite No. 11
Washington McClain, oboe
Alison Melville, recorder
Julia Wedman, violin
Michael McCraw, bassoon
Charlotte Nediger, harpsichord
Early-Music.com 7773
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5 - 6 PM

5:44 Dmitri Kabalevsky - The Comedians: Suite
Donald Barra, conductor
San Diego Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7042
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5:24 Leos Janacek - Lachian Dances
Antoni Wit, conductor
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 572695
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5:18 Laurel Zucker - Christolino
Laurel Zucker, flute
Roman Fukshansky, clarinet
Deb Schidler, oboe
David Rufus Olivier, bassoon
Eric Aichen, horn
Cantilena 2013
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5:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Mandolins
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
James Tyler, mandolin
Archiv 415674
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5:01 Enrique Granados - Straw Mannequin
Jean-Francois Heisser, piano
Apex 69984
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4 - 5 PM

4:53 Turlough O'Carolan - A Jig on Mr. James Betagh
The Harp consort
MPR  205
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4:42 Wolfgang amadeus Mozart - Concerto in D Major
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Eric Ruske, horn
Telarc  80367
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4:27 Georges Bizet - Fair Maid of Perth: Suite
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra
ASV 620
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4:18 Marion Bauer - Concertino for Oboe, Clarinet, and Strings
Ambache Chamber Orchestra and Ensemble
Jeremy Polmear, oboe
Eli Eban, clarinet
Naxos 559253
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4:07 Antonin Dvorak - My Home Overture
Andre Previn, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80173
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4:02 Walter Mourant - Pied Piper
Steuart Bedford, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
George MacDonald, clarinet
ASV 673
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3 - 4 PM

3:46 Johann Sebastian Bach - Italian Concerto
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 433313
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3:23 Carl Stamitz - Symphony Concertante
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 66472
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3:13 Heinrich Biber - Sonorous Table Suite: Part 1
Garry Clarke, conductor
Baroque Band
Cedille 116
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3:07 Gabriel Faure - Pavane
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 99
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3:02 Niccolo Paganini - 24th Caprice
Nicola Hall, guitar
London/Decca 430839
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 SymphonyCast

1 - 2 PM

1:00 SymphonyCast

11 - Noon

11:50 Giovanni Palestrina - Stabat Mater
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Coro 16106
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11:19 Elias Parish-Alvars - Harp Concerto
Jean-Pierre Rampal, conductor
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Marielle Nordmann, harp
Sony 58919
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11:16 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 7
Esther Budiardjo, piano
ProPiano 224536
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11:06 Franz Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718
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11:01 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Pygmalion: Overture
William Christie, conductor
Les Arts Florissants
Harmonia Mundi 901381
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10 - 11 AM

10:40 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Horns
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Timothy Brown, horn
Philips 412892
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10:40 Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Bis 1305
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10:28 Adam Knight Gilbert - Moresca
Ciaramella
Yarlung 96819
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10:06 Edvard Grieg - Holberg Suite
Terje Tonnesen, conductor
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra
Bis 147
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10:01 Dmitri Shostakovich - Pirogov: Waltz
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3257
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9 - 10 AM

9:36 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 16
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80185
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9:26 Isaac Albeniz - Iberia: Holy Festival in Seville
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80470
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9:13 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 1
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907014
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9:06 Mikhail Glinka - Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61958
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9:01 Felicien David - Breezes from the Orient: Souvenir d'Occident
Daniel Blumenthal, piano
Marco Polo 223376
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8 - 9 AM

8:52 Max Bruch - Scottish Fantasy: Finale
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
RCA 60942
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8:49 John Dowland - Mr Knight's Galliard
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160
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8:43 Traditional - The Shining Shore
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 907400
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8:21 Claude Debussy - The Sea (La Mer)
Geoffrey Simon, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Cala 1024
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8:16 Louis Moreau Gottschalk - Le Bananier (The Banana Tree)
Paul Bisaccia, piano
Towerhill 72000
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8:06 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Die Fledermaus: Overture
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Erato 94809
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8:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Abduction from the Seraglio: Overture
Bruno Weil, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 46695
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5 - 6 AM

5:50 Joaquin Turina - The Bullfighter's Prayer
Chamber Music Palm Beach
Klavier 11105
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5:19 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 5
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 433072
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5:12 Traditional Irish - Lark in the Morning Medley
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Kathie Stewart, flute
Avie 2205
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5:06 Zoltan Kodaly - Hary Janos Suite: Song
Zdenek Macal, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Koss 1008
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5:01 Felix Godefroid - Concert Study
Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9974
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4 - 5 AM

4:37 Carl Reinecke - Flute Sonata "Undine"
Tanya Dusevic Witek, flute
MSR 1161
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4:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 19
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 45714
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4:16 John Playford - Stanes Morris
Les Witches
Alpha 502
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4:07 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 2 "Song of Praise": Part 3
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3112
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4:01 Dale Kavanagh - Abbywood Trail
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98401
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3 - 4 AM

3:55 Camille Saint-Saens - Bourree "Etude for Left Hand"
Grant Johannesen, piano
Vox 3032
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3:50 Gabriel Faure - Ave Maria
Steven Isserlis, cello
Joshua Bell, violin
Francis Grier, organ
Sony 74318
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3:16 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4
Roy Goodman, conductor
Hanover Band
Nimbus 5130
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3:06 Peter Tchaikovsky - Melancholy Serenade
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Sydney Symphony Orchestra
James Ehnes, violin
Onyx 4076
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3:01 Anton Wunderer - Landler
Detmold Horn Quartet
Dabringhaus 3324
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2 - 3 AM

2:36 Frederick Delius - Air and Dance for Strings
Vernon Handley, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8330
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2:27 Edvard Grieg - Symphonic Dance No. 1
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
Virgin 44722
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2:06 Edward Elgar - In the South
Alexander Gibson, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8309
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2:01 David Popper - Tarantella
Hans Stadlmair, conductor
Munich Chamber Orchestra
Werner Thomas, cello
Orfeo 131851
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1 - 2 AM

1:22 Ludwig van Beethoven - Triple Concerto
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Mark Zeltser, piano
DG 415276
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1:17 Aaron Copland - Long Time Ago
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Hampson, baritone
Teldec 98825
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1:12 Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness
Mississippi Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2624
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1:06 Silvestre Revueltas - Night of the Maya: Night of Revelry
Enrique Barrios, conductor
Aguascalientes Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 555917
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1:01 Xaver Scharwenka - Spanish Serenade (Spanisches Standchen)
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67565
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:49 Antonio Vivaldi - La Cetra: Violin Concerto No. 9
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Sara Deborah Struntz, violin
Avie 2201
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12:42 Johann Christian Bach - Adriano in Siria: Overture
Simon Standage, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Chandos 540
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12:41 William Byrd - Wolseys Wilde
Kenneth Singleton, conductor
Denver Brass
Centaur 2261
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12:11 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 86
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 426169
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