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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

Friday, December 7, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:34 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 43 "Mercury"
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 429400
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11:18 Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No. 1
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Erato 92187
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11:11 Frederick Delius - Sleigh Ride
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Naxos 557143
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11:06 Gary Schocker - Beyond the Fog: Mist
Emily Mitchell, harp
Gary Schocker, flute
Azica 71272
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11:01 Frederic Chopin - Mazurka No. 36
Aleck Karis, piano
Romeo 7271
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10 - 11 PM

10:55 Trad. - While Shepherds Watched; Sherburne
Joel Cohen, conductor
Boston Camerata
Erato 92874
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10:28 Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 1 in D: I, IV-VI
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 410 654
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10:06 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Elegaic Trio in d minor: II
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 420 175
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10:02 Trad. - Gently the Fragrance
The Aulos Ensemble
Centaur 2831
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9 - 10 PM

9:13 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 1
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR Recording
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8 - 9 PM

8:23 James MacMillan - Piano Concerto No. 3 "The Mysteries of Light"
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
MPR Recording
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8:06 Georges Enescu - Romanian Rhapsody No. 1
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR Recording
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6 - 7 PM

6:40 Leopold Mozart - A Musical Sleighride
Eduard Melkus Ensemble
Archiv 427 122
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6:37 Johann Sebastian Bach - Christmas Oratorio
Philippe Herreweghe, conductor
Collegium Vocale Orchestra
Domenick Saltarelli, viola
Michael Chance, countertenor
Howard Crook, tenor
Peter Kooy, bass
Virgin 90781
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6:21 Carl Nielsen - Pan & Syrinx
Esa-Peka Salonen, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sony 44934
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6:12 Scott Joplin - Maple Leaf Rag
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061
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6:03 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 3
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Orchestra Mozart
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Archiv 4777371
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5 - 6 PM

5:48 Franz Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 1
Leslie Howard
Hyperion 67418
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5:43 George Frideric Handel - Messiah: Lift up your heads
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Telarc 80344
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5:43 Steven Amundson - Angel's Dance
John Morris Russell, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Fanfare Cincinnati 1
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5:30 Peter Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 46385
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5:28 Katherine Davis - Carol of the Drum
Skitch Henderson, conductor
New York Pops
Centaur 2449
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5:05 Richard Rogers - Victory at Sea
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Telarc 80175
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4 - 5 PM

4:59 Friedrich Silcher - Alle jahre wieder
Duino Soloists
Celestial Harmonies 13038
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4:55 Johann Ritter von Herbeck - Pueri concinite
Axel Theimer, conductor
Kantorei
SELF PROD 194
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4:51 Anonymous - Star in the East
Rose Ensemble
Rose 9
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4:34 Joseph Marx - Piano Concerto
Osmo Vanska, conductor
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 66990
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4:26 Hubert Parry - I was glad
John Scott, conductor
Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral
Andrew Lucas, organ
Hyperion 66758
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4:23 traditional Mongolian - Galloping Horses
Silk Road Ensemble
Sony 10319
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4:10 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Winter
Giovanni Antonini, conductor
Il Giardino Armonico
Enrico Onofri, violin
Teldec 97671
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4:04 Leonard Bernstein - West Side Story: One Hand, One Heart
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Studio Orchestra
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
Jose Carreras, tenor
DG 449112
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3 - 4 PM

3:54 Gustav Holst - Jupiter from the Planets
Colin Davis, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Philips 422 403
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3:45 Erich Korngold - Violin Concerto
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Steven Copes, violin
SPCO Live Recording 120225
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3:30 Dave Brubeck - La Fiesta de la Posada
Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Soloists
Sony 64669
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3:23 Anton Bruckner - Os Justi
Axel Theimer, conductor
Kantorei
SELF PROD 252
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3:05 Richard Wagner - Overture: Tannhauser
Daniel Baremboim, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Teldec 99595
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Noon - 1 PM

12:52 Frederic Chopin - Nocturne in F
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960
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12:48 John Rutter - Meditation
John Rutter, conductor
Cymru Sinfonia
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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12:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 4
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60360
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12:17 John Playford - Christmas Medley
The Playfords
Coviello 21012
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11 - Noon

11:56 Richard Strauss - Horn Concerto No. 2
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412237
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11:50 George Frederic Handel - Messiah: For Unto Us
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony and Chorus
Telarc 80093
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11:44 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Fantasia a 4
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 426714
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11:24 Maurice Ravel - Mother Goose Ballet
Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 120216
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11:08 Richard Harvey - Concerto Incantato: Incanesimi
Jean Thorel, conductor
City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong
Michala Petri, recorder
OUR Recordings 220606
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10 - 11 AM

10:51 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 13
Emil Gilels, piano
DG 400036
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10:48 Leroy Anderson - Sleigh Ride
Keith Lockhart, conductor
The Boston Pops
Boston Pops 2
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10:45 James Lord Pierpont; arr: J. David Moore - Jingle Bells
Philip Brunelle, conductor
VocalEssence
Clarion 939
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10:32 Christoph Forster - Horn Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Barry Tuckwell, horn
EMI 69395
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10:26 John Lennon - Happy Xmas (War is Over)
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Jake Shimabukoro, ukelele
Sony 24414
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10:20 Javier Busto - O Magnum Mysterium
Carl Hogset, conductor
Grex Vocalis
2L 26
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10:07 Catrin Finch - Celtic Concerto
John Rutter, conductor
Sinfonia Cymru
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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10:01 Francisco Terrega - Capricho arabe
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 15579
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10:00 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4: 4th mvt
Klaus Tennstedt, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Lucia Popp, s
EMI 47024
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9 - 10 AM

9:50 Malcolm Arnold - Four Scottish Dances
Keith Lockhart, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 68901
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9:38 Francisco de Vidales - Los que fueren de buen gusto
Rose Ensemble
Rose 6
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9:10 Jan Vorisek - Symphony
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Hyperion 66800
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9:05 Christmas Music - The First Nowell; O Come, All Ye Faithful
Ayako Shinozaki, harp
Sony 62677
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8 - 9 AM

8:47 Reynaldo Hahn - The Ball of Beatrice d'Este
Jean-Pierre Jaquillat, conductor
Orchestre de Paris
EMI 47647
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8:42 John Rommerein - Calm on the LIstening Ear of Night
Philip Brunelle, conductor
VocalEssence
Clarion 939
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8:35 Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin: MInuet
Dmitri Mitropoulos, conductor
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Nickson 1004
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8:33 John Rutter - Sanctus
Michael Smith, conductor
Concordia Choir of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota
Concordia 2009
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8:27 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 91: 3rd movement
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
Virgin 91141
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8:22 Tarquinio Merula - La Lusignola
Belladonna
Dorian 93228
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8:17 Aaron Copland - Our Town: Grover's Corners
Aaron Copland, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Sony 60593
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8:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 25: Finale
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Serkin, piano
DG 410989
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7 - 8 AM

7:48 Traditional - Sussex Carol
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Singers 3458
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7:42 Peter Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty: Selections
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Kirov Orchestra
Philips 434922
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7:31 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral": Scene by the Brook
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 430400
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7:26 Vladimir Rebikov - Christmas Tree: Waltz
Eteri Andjaparidze, piano
Naxos 553461
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7:22 John Rutter - The Lord Bless You and Keep You: Meditation
John Rutter, conductor
Sinfonia Cymru
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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7:17 Hector Berlioz - Hungarian March
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 46709
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7:13 Sigismund Schneider - Christmas March
The Romantic Quartet
Ars Produktion 38086
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7:13 George Frideric Handel - Acis and Galatea: Happy We
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80333
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5 - 6 AM

5:48 Arcangelo Corelli - Violin Sonata No. 4
Ensemble
Chiara Banchini, violin
Harmonia 901307
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5:38 Emil Waldteufel - The Skaters Waltz
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 422050
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5:30 Charles Alkan - Nocturne No. 1
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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5:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 12
Robert Johnson, conductor
New York Philomusica
NY 142
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5:04 Zdenek Fibich - At Twilight: Poem
Vaclav Smetacek, conductor
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Supraphon 101429
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:16 Giovanni Battista Fontana - Sonata no. 3
John Holloway, violin
Lars Ulrik Mortensen, harpsichord
ECM 2106
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