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Saturday, December 8, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:35 Antonin Dvorak - Czech Suite
Libor Pesek, conductor
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 90769
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11:27 Charles Gounod - Ave Maria
Eaken Piano Trio
Naxos 554714
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11:10 George Frideric Handel - Royal Fireworks Music
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Cleveland Symphonic Winds
Telarc 80344
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11:06 Frank Bridge - Scherzo
Oystein Birkeland, cello
Simax 1160
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11:01 Traditional - Newcastle; Scotch Cap; Jack's Maggot
Musica Pacifica
Solimar 101
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10 - 11 PM

10:49 Richard Addinsell - Warsaw Concerto
Yoav Talmi, conductor
Quebec Symphony Orchestra
Al;ain Lefevre, piano
Analekta 9814
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10:47 Nicola Matteis - Ground upon a Scotch Humour
Ensemble Galilei
Dorian 92153
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10:18 Georges Bizet - Symphony
Jean Martinon, conductor
ORTF National Orchestra
DG 437371
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10:13 Traditional Sephardic - Dak'il tas (Bang the Bowl)
Voice of the Turtle
Titanic 173
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10:06 Robin Milford - Fishing by Moonlight
Guildhall Strings
Julian Milford, piano
Hyperion 67444
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10:01 Henry Purcell - Two Christmas Interludes
Alun Francis, conductor
NW Chamber Orchestra of Seattle
Helios 88028
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9 - 10 PM

9:46 Christian Sinding - Suite
Andre Previn, conductor
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 62590
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9:16 Maurice Ravel - String Quartet
Arcanto Quartet
Harmonia Mundi 902067
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9:10 Giovanni Palestrina - Gloria
Martin Baker, conductor
Westminster Cathedral Choir
Hyperion 67396
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9:06 Emilio Pujol - Romanza
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 456585
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9:01 Francesco Veracini - Violin Sonata No. 6: Capriccio
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889
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8 - 9 PM

8:50 Jacques Offenbach - La Belle Helene: Overture
Yan Pascal Tortelie, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9765
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8:33 Wilhelm Stenhammar - Prelude and Bourree
Hannu Koivula, conductor
Gavle Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572186
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8:26 John Fox - Carol Fantasia
Gavin Sutherland, conductor
RTE Concert Orchestra
Naxos 572744
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8:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Organ Concerto
Ton Koopman, conductor
German Symphony Orchestra, Berlin
Ton Koopman, organ
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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8:01 John Playford - The English Dancing Master: medley
Hesperus
Maggie's Music 216
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7 - 8 PM

7:49 Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata and Fugue
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 38915
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7:40 Henry Purcell - Ode for St. Cecilia's Day: Overture
Paul McCreesh, conductor
Gabrieli Consort
Archiv 445882
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7:36 David Weintraub - Eight Bright Candles
Eaken Piano Trio
Naxos 554714
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7:22 Traditional - A Mozart Christmas
Hampton String Quartet
RCA 5625
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7:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 4
Leon Fleisher, piano
Vanguard 1796
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7:01 Claude Debussy - Romantic Waltz
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622
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4 - 5 PM

4:50 Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata for Piano, 4-Hands
Amy Hamann, piano
Sara Hamann, piano
Grand Piano 619
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4:47 Flory Jagoda - Ocho kandelikas (Eight candles)
Voice of the Turtle
Titanic 159
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4:43 Chaim Parchi - Aleih Neiri (Rise up, my light)
Chicago a cappella
Cedille 107
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4:18 Claude Debussy - The Sea (La Mer)
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 7031
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4:10 Harold Darke - In the Bleak Midwinter
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Min Kim, harp
Singers 3458
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4:02 Georg Philipp Telemann - Polish Concerto
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 435262
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 William Byrd - Tollite portas (Lift up your gates)
Stile Antico
Harmonia Mundi 807517
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3:53 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo for Violin and Orchestra
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Itzhak Perlman, violin
DG 415958
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3:46 Traditional - Christmas Garland (Medley)
Summit Hill Brass Quintet
SELF PROD 196
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3:36 Giuseppe Verdi - Paraphrase on Rigoletto
Irina Elkina, piano
Julia Elkina, piano
Ten Thousand Lakes 105
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11 - Noon

11:50 Thomas Arne - Symphony No. 2
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8403
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11:11 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet
Cleveland Quartet
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80225
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11:08 Traditional - Baloo, Lammy
Richard Westenburg, conductor
Musica Sacra
DG 429732
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11:03 Wilhelm Kienzl - String Quartet No. 1: Minuet
Thomas Christian Ensemble
CPO 999805
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10 - 11 AM

10:38 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 33
Jane Glover, conductor
London Mozart Players
ASV 717
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10:28 Michael Torke - Bright Blue Music
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Argo 433071
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10:17 Christmas Music - Noel, Noel, Bells are Ringing; Caro
Roger Wagner, conductor
Roger Wagner Chorale
Delos 3072
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10:06 Andrei Panufnik - Old Polish Suite
Mariusz Smolij, conductor
Polish Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 570032
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10:01 Flicks in Five
10:01 - Flicks in Five
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9 - 10 AM

9:50 Georg Philip Telemann - Sonata for Strings
Rainer Kussmaul, conductor
Berlin Baroque Soloists
DG 5761
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9:40 Peter Tchaikovski - The Nutcracker: Suite
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops
DG 447013
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9:18 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 16
HJ Lim, paino
EMI 41855
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9:16 Alonso Mudarra - Pavana de Alexandre
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 6497
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9:10 Camille Saint-Saens - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Janine Jansen, violin
London/Decca 475011
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9:10 Alessandro Scarlatti - Garden of Roses: Sinfonia
Ottavio Dantone, conductor
Accademia Bizantina
London/Decca 470650
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8 - 9 AM

8:50 Lorenzo Zavateri - Concerto No. 8
Gottfried von der Goltz, conductor
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
DHM 77352
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8:17 Ottorino Respighi - Church Windows
Keith Clark, conductor
Pacific Symphony Orchestra
Reference 15
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8:10 Noel Regney/Gloria Shayne - Do You Hear What I Hear?
Petri Juutilainen, conductor
Northern Lights Orchestra
Warren Schatz 5
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8:06 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 1
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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8:01 Carl Friedrich Abel - Overture No. 5: Andante
Paul Dombrecht, conductor
Il Fondamento
Passacaille 903
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7 - 8 AM

7:28 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 1
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 410525
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7:28 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 1
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80256
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7:10 Francis Poulenc - O Magnum Mysterium
Joe Miller, conductor
Westminster Choir
WCC 1009
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7:06 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 7
Esther Budiardjo, piano
ProPiano 224536
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7:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Prelude in C# minor
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80338
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6 - 7 AM

6:58 Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade
I Musici
Philips 438748
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6:49 Eleanor Daley - Gabriel's Message
Tom Hall, conductor
Baltimore Choral Arts Society
Gothic 49277
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6:49 Aaron Copland - Down a Country Lane
Frank Battisti, conductor
New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble
Albany 1058
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6:25 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 1
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Charles Neidich, clarinet
DG 435875
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6:09 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 34
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 89363
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6:06 Marc-Antoine Charpentier - Te Deum: Prelude
Anthony Newman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244
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6:01 Jules Massenet - The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Anthony Ross, cello
Reference 99
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5 - 6 AM

5:45 Ottorino Respighi - Poema Autunnale
Yakov Kreizberg, conductor
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Julia Fischer, violin
London/Decca 15535
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5:37 Louis-Claude Daquin - Two Noels
Martin Neary, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 60060
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5:37 Pierre Phalese - Galliard "Traditore"
David Munrow, conductor
Early Music Consort of London
Testament 1250
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5:30 Franz Liszt - Years of Pilgrimage: At the Lake
Ashley Wass, piano
Naxos 570768
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5:19 Johan Roman - Drottningholm Suite
Anthony Halstead, conductor
Uppsala Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 553733
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5:06 Eric Whitacre - The River Cam
Eric Whitacre, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
London/Decca 16636
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5:02 Edward MacDowell - Woodland Sketches (selected)
Paula Robison, flute
MusicMasters 60115
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5:01 Gioacchino Rossini - Barber of Seville: Overture
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80334
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4 - 5 AM

4:47 Witold Lutoslawski - Three Polish Christmas Carols
David Zinman, conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra
RCA 11561
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4:19 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Symphony No. 1
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 423604
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4:19 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Partita No. 3: Prelude
Vadim Gluzman, violin
Bis 1972
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4:06 Jacques Ibert - Three Short Pieces
New York Woodwind Quintet
Boston Skyline 139
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4:06 Alexander Borodin - String Quartet No. 2: Scherzo
Emerson Quartet
DG 471567
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3 - 4 AM

3:56 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 23
Mitsuko Uchida, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
London/Decca 13276
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3:24 Traditional - Watt's Cradle Hymn
Westminster Choir
Emma Kirkby, soprano
Sony 62688
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3:10 Lille Soderlundh - Concertino
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Alf Nilsson, oboe
Bis 285
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3:06 Gabriel Faure - After a Dream
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581
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3:06 Johann Ernst Rieck - Suite of Dances No. 6
Stradivaria
Cypres 1633
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3:01 Gustav Holst - Indra
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Naxos 572914
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3:01 Traditional - Tantum Ergo
Vermont Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet
Albany 985
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2 - 3 AM

2:07 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 1
Hans Zender, conductor
Baden-Baden und Freiburg Orch
Hanssler 93016
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2:01 Aram Khachaturian - Gayaneh: Lullaby
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8542
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1 - 2 AM

1:50 Carl Friedrich Abel - Symphony No. 2
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8648
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1:46 Michael Praetorius - Lo, how a Rose e'er Blooming
West Edge String Quartet
Centaur 3087
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1:15 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Strings
David Golub, conductor
Padua Chamber Orchestra
Arabesque 6697
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1:06 Max Bruch - Adagio on Celtic Themes
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Ofra Harnoy, cello
RCA 60757
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1:02 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Concerto Grosso: March
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5019
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:53 Franz Danzi - Quintet for Piano and Winds
Berlin Philharmonic Winds
Bis 592
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12:34 Ludwig van Beethoven - Minuet
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
Sony 37216
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12:31 Thomas Jones - Christmas Cracker
Gavin Sutherland, conductor
RTE Concert Orchestra
Naxos 572744
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12:08 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 1
Cafe Zimmermann
Celine Frisch, harpsichord
Alpha 13
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12:06 Lowell Liebermann - Album for the Young: Homage to Faure
Julie Scolnik, flute
Franziska Huhn, harp
SELF PROD 296
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12:06 Easley Blackwood - Nocturne
Easley Blackwood, piano
Cedille 38
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