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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

Monday, March 11, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:46 Georg Philipp Telemann - Flute Concerto
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor
Rebel
Matthias Maute, flute
Dorian 90302
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11:21 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8
Bruno Weil, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 9947
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11:10 Eric Whitacre - Alleluia
Eric Whitacre, conductor
Eric Whitacre Singers
London/Decca 16636
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11:06 Nino Rota - Elegy
Patrick Strub, conductor
Stuttgart Arcata Chamber Orchestra
Lajos Lencses, oboe
Hanssler 98467
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11:01 Girolamo Frescobaldi - Toccata
Boulder Brass
Dorian 93204
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10 - 11 PM

10:49 Aaron Jay Kernis - Air for Violin
David Zinman, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Joshua Bell, violin
Argo 460 226
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10:35 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 7: 4th movement (Nachtmusik II)
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
San Francisco Symphony
SFS 9
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10:31 Paul Schoenfield - Achat Sha'alti (One Thing I Ask)
Alexa Still, flute
Stephen Gosling, piano
Koch 7658
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10:28 David Del Tredici - Final Alice: Acrostic Song
Christopher Bell, conductor
Grant Park Chorus
Cedille 131
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10:21 Mohammed Fairouz - Piano Miniature No. 6 "Addio"
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016
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9 - 10 PM

9:51 Bela Bartok - Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 62598
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9:26 J.S. Bach - English Suite No. 3 g minor
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451
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9:12 Alan Hovhaness - Alleluia and Fugue
Davis Amos, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Crystal 810
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8 - 9 PM

8:32 Alban Berg - Chamber Concerto
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Leila Josefowicz, violin
SPCO Live Recording 111029
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8:22 Frank Bridge - There Is A Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 111029
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8:14 Arnold Schoenberg - Accompanying Music to a Film Scene
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 111029
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8:03 Alexander Scriabin arr. Knussen - Scriabin Settings
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 111029
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7 - 8 PM

7:34 Wolfgang Mozart - Symphony No. 38 in D "Prague"
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 423 086
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7:24 Heinrich Isaac - E qui le dira
Flanders Recorder Quartet
MPR Recording 121124
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7:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 6
Murray Perahia, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 89690
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6 - 7 PM

6:40 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"
Antal Dorati, conductor
Philharmonia Hungarica
London/Decca 417718
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6:27 Arvo Part - Salve Regina
Tonu Kaljuste, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
ECM 17591
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6:24 Asako Hirabayashi - Suite for Children: Siciliano
Asako Hirabayashi, harpsichord
Gina DiBello, violin
Albany 1180
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6:12 Frederic Chopin - Spring
Luiza Borac, piano
Avie 2161
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6:01 Wilhelm van Wassenaer - Concerto Armonico No. 1
Roy Goodman, conductor
Brandenburg Consort
Hyperion 66670
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5 - 6 PM

5:57 Camargo Guarnieri - Brazilian Dance
Max Barros, piano
Naxos 572626
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5:46 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral": Finale
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
London/Decca 16871
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5:40 Enrique Granados - Zapateado
MGQ
MGQ 41
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5:25 Antonin Dvorak - In Nature's Realm
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Warner 66656-2
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5:19 Perotin - Sederunt Omnes
Cantus
cantus 1212
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5:16 Franz Doppler - Hungarian Pastoral Fantasy
Steuart Bedford, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652
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5:00 Paulo Bellinati - Jongo
Duo Transatlantique
SELF PROD 314
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4 - 5 PM

4:46 Franz Schubert - Fantasy in C
Jascha Heifitz, violin
Brooks Smith, piano
RCA 7873
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4:40 Aram Khachaturian - Masquerade: Waltz
Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917
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4:29 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1: Overture
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 415671
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4:23 traditional Japanese - Sakura
Yo-Yo Ma
Sony 39703
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4:22 Ottorino Respighi - The Birds: Prelude
Edo de Waart, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Philips 411419
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4:02 Hector Berlioz - Minuet of the Will-o'-the-Wisps
Thomas Beecham, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 63412
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3 - 4 PM

3:33 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Concerto No. 1
Jose Luis Garcia, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Fumiaki Miyamoto, oboe
Sony 48032
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3:22 Ludwig van Beethoven - Egmont Overture
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 430400
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3:18 Hayne van Ghizeghem - Amours, amours
Flanders Recorder Quartet
MPR Recording 121124
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3:03 Thomas C. Kelly - O'Carolan Suite
Fionnuala Hunt, conductor
Irish Chamber Orchestra
Black Box 1003
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3:00 Sergei Prokofiev - Love for 3 Oranges: March
Sarah Chang, violin
Sandra Rivers, piano
EMI 54352
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Noon - 1 PM

12:47 Alfred Schnittke - Suite in the Old Style
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60370
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12:37 Josef Rheinberger - Hymn "Thine are the heavens"
Charles Bruffy, conductor
Phoenix Bach Choir
Chandos 5055
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12:31 John Rutter - A Gaelic Blessing: Meditation
John Rutter, conductor
Sinfonia Cymru
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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12:25 Johannes Ciconia - Una Panthera
Flanders Recorder Quartet
MPR Recording 121124
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12:02 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 11 "Turkish"
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 462903
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12:02 Dimitrie Cantemir - Sunbule semai
Sarband
Archiv 4765
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11 - Noon

11:42 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto for Trumpet and Two Oboes
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Celia Nicklin, oboe
Tess Miller, oboe
Philips 420954
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11:35 Camille Saint-Saens - Samson and Delilah: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix (My heart at thy sweet voice)
Yves Abel, conductor
Bologna Theater Orchestra
Elina Garanca, mezzo-soprano
DG 17522
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11:06 Randall Thompson - Symphony No. 2
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 60594
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11:01 Erik Satie - Gnossienne No. 1
Jeremy Jouve, guitar
Reference 128
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10 - 11 AM

10:51 Jean-Baptiste Lully - Le Mariage Force: Suite
Ilonna Pederson, conductor
New York Chamber Musicians
Dorian 90189
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10:46 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 5 "Andaluza"
Bell' Alma Duo
Ten Thousand Lakes 130
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10:05 Peter Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 2
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Jorja Fleezanis, violin
Anthony Ross, cello
Hyperion 67711
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10:01 Richard Strauss, after F. Couperin - Divertimento: Le Tic-Toc
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 435871
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9 - 10 AM

9:55 Francois Couperin - Mysterious Barricades & Tic-Toc
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901956
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9:53 John Farmer - A little pretty bonny lass
John Rutter, conductor
The Cambridge Singers
Collegium 105
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9:45 Tylman Susato, arr. P. Dunnigan - Dances
Jerry Junkin, conductor
The University of Texas Wind Ensemble
Reference 104
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9:38 John Dowland - Lachrimae Tristes
Jakob Lindberg, conductor
The Dowland Consort
Bis 315
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9:36 John Dowland - A Piece without a Title
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160
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9:23 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Concerto
Itzhak Perlman, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 64617
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9:19 Moritz Moszkowski - Etincelles (Sparks)
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4790084
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9:02 Franz Schubert - German Dances and Trios
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60452
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8 - 9 AM

8:58 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Pieces de Clavecin: Bird Calls
Eiji Hashimoto, harpsichord
Centaur 2579
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8:48 Gioacchino Rossini - Thieving Magpie: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431653
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8:43 Scott Joplin - Peacherine Rag
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061
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8:37 Gabriel Faure - Two Songs
Kathleen Battle, soprano
James Levine, piano
DG 415361
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8:28 Joaquin Rodrigo - Concerto Serenata: 1st movement
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Nancy Allen, harp
EMI 67435
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8:25 Eugene Goossens - Water Wheel
Huntingdon Trio
Leonarda 325
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8:19 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 92 "Oxford"
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
VIenna Philharmonic
DG 413777
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8:09 Francis Poulenc - Cello Sonata: Cavatine
Joel Krosnick, cello
Gilbert Kalish, piano
Arabesque 6682
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8:04 Richard Wagner - Magic Fire Music
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 46286
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 Georg Philipp Telemann - Loure & Rondeau
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
The English Concert
Archiv 437558
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7:50 Johann Sebastian Bach - Flute Sonata in C Major
Janet See, baroque flute
Davitt Maroney, harpsichord
Harmonia Mundi 907024.5
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7:37 Camille Saint-Saens - Piano Concerto No. 5: 1st movement
Sakari Oramo, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67331
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7:28 Antonin Dvorak - Two Bagatelles
Takacs Quartet
Gabor Ormai, harmonium
London/Decca 430077
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7:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 7 "Haffner": Rondo
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 75497
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7:14 Arnold Bax - Mediterranean
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Lyrita 231
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7:06 Felix Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No. 1: 1st movement
Brayden Drevlow, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2013
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6 - 7 AM

6:57 Francois Couperin - Siciliene & La Tromba
Trio Concertant
GM 2035
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6:49 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 2 "Little Russian": Andantino
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80131
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6:41 Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade
Escher String Quartet
Music@Menlo 20084
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6:34 Stephen Chatman - An Elizabethan Summer
Michael Culloton, conductor
Choral Arts Ensemble
Rochester 32008
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6:31 Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
John Anderson, oboe
Julie Price, bassoon
EMI 57330
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6:24 Leroy Anderson - Piano Concerto: 3rd Movement
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
BBC Concert Orchestra
Jeffrey Biegel, piano
Naxos 559313
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6:20 Peter Schickele - Thurber's Dogs: Dog and Butterfly
Timothy Russell, conductor
ProMusica Chamber Ensemble
D'Note 1010
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6:09 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 2: 1st movement
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
European Brandenburg Ensemble
David Blackadder, trumpet
Avie 2119
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6:04 Claude Debussy - Reverie
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622
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5 - 6 AM

5:45 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 2
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412737
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5:19 Edouard Lalo - Cello Concerto
Antonio Pappano, conductor
Saint Cecilia Orchestra
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390
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5:11 Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata for Piano 4-Hands
Amy Hamann, piano
Sara Hamann, piano
Grand Piano 619
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5:06 Giuseppe Verdi - Attila: Overture
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Philharmonic of La Scala
Sony 68468
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5:01 Robert Moran - Desert of Roses: 3rd movement
Craig Smith, conductor
Piano Circus Band
Argo 436128
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4 - 5 AM

4:38 Johannes Brahms - Piano Trio No. 3
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 416838
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4:26 Charles Tomlinson Griffes - The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3099
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4:17 Imant Raminsh - Ave Verum Corpus (Hail, true body)
Musica Intima
Atma 2613
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4:06 Modest Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain
Andre Previn, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Philips 416382
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4:01 Bernhard Joachim Hagen - Lute Sonata: 1st movement
John Schneiderman, lute
Dorian 90907
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3 - 4 AM

3:29 Alexander Borodin - Petite Suite
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 435757
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3:20 Joseph Lanner - Pest Waltzes
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4765
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3:10 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Concerto No. 3
Nicholas Ward, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430
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3:06 Gabriel Faure - Vocalise
Raymond Mase, trumpet
Summit 185
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3:01 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Strings
I Musici
Philips 438876
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2 - 3 AM

2:31 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 2
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
National Arts Centre Orchestra
CBC 5221
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2:25 Luis de Narvaez - Diferencias on O Gloriosa Domina
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042
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2:10 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Tales from the Vienna Woods
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 439518
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2:06 Aaron Copland - Down a Country Lane
Frank Battisti, conductor
New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble
Albany 1058
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2:01 Sergei Prokofiev - Cello Sonata: 2nd movement
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 57438
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1 - 2 AM

1:48 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 439893
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1:26 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 97
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5199
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1:12 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 422545
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1:07 Traditional - Irish Roots Medley
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Dorian 92157
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1:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Hungarian Dance
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
EMI 57025
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:53 Alessandro Stradella - Trumpet Concerto
Simon Wright, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5079
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12:17 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Virgil Fox, organ
RCA 61269
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12:10 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sheep May Safely Graze
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 38915
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12:06 Ari Pulkkinen - Angry Birds Theme
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8734
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12:01 Astor Piazzolla - Spring in Buenos Aires (Primavera Porteno)
Philip Hansen, cello
North Pacific 28
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