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Highlights from December 16 to 23

Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Amy Giddings, K-6 Music Specialist from Duluth, Minn.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Robert Ball.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Concordia Christmas.
Tuesday, 8:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Amy Giddings, K-6 Music Specialist from Duluth, Minn.
Wednesday, 7 pm: Light and Gold: Christmas with Eric Whitacre.
Wednesday, 8 pm: Archive on the Radio: An Archive Christmas Sampler.
Thursday, 3 pm: Regional Spotlight: Holiday music from regional choral and instrumental groups.
Thursday, 7 pm: St. Olaf Christmas Festival.
Friday, 4 pm: Carol with Classical MPR and The Singers.
Friday, 7 pm: Chanticleer Christmas.
Saturday, 11 am: The Metropolitan Opera: Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.
Saturday, 7 pm: Candles Burning Brightly.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: From Heaven Above.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Bach's Christmas Oratorio, performed by the Australian Chamber Orchestra and the Choir of London.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 7 pm: Wonder Tidings.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7 pm: School Spotlight.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:31 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento No. 11
Robert Johnson, conductor
New York Philomusica
NY Philomusica 92
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11:26 Guillaume Dumanoir - 3 Pieces
Francis Colpron, conductor
Les Boreades
Atma 2658
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11:22 Dmitri Shostakovich - Nocturne
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3244
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11:06 Frederic Chopin - Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960
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11:01 John Playford - The Broom of Cowdenknows
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90238
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10 - 11 PM

10:45 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 15: 3rd movement
Budapest String Quartet
Sony 62873
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10:14 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Yevgeny Sudbin, piano
Bis 1758
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10:13 Traditional - Danny Boy
Quartetto Gelato
Peter de Sotto, tenor
Marquis 600
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9 - 10 PM

9:40 William Byrd/Gordon Jacob - A William Byrd Suite
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Mercury 432 009
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9:32 William Byrd - First Pavan and Galliard
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52589
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9:24 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Etude-tableau "The Sea and Seagulls"
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 96
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8 - 9 PM

8:28 Franz Schubert - Quintet in C
Emerson String Quartet
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 459 151
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8:13 Franz Schubert - Impromptus
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 456 727
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7 - 8 PM

7:52 Richard Wagner - Siegfired Idyll
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 431680
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7:45 Herbert Howells - Like As the Hart Desireth the Waterbrooks
Stephen Cleobury, conductor
Choir of King's College, Cambridge
Christopher Hughes, organ
EMI 54418
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7:16 Mauro Giuliani - Guitar Concerto No. 3
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Angel Romero, guitar
EMI 47986
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7:11 Emmanuel Chabrier - Suite Pastorale: 1st and 2nd movements
Armin Jordan, conductor
Orchestre National de France
Erato 88018
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6 - 7 PM

6:43 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sonata for Violin and Piano K 454
Lars Vogt, piano
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
Ondine 1204
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6:24 Leos Janacek - Mladi (Youth)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415668
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6:19 Francois Couperin - Passacaille
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901956
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5 - 6 PM

5:59 Carlos Salzedo - Suite of Eight Dances: Tango
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581
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5:56 Edward Elgar - Froissart Overture
Alexander Gibson, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8309
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5:39 Edvard Grieg - Piano Concerto: 3rd Movement
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57562
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5:20 Francesco Veracini - Overture No. 6
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 439937
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5:11 Edouard Lalo - Symphonie Espagnole: Rondo
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chee-Yun, violin
Denon 18017
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5:04 Hector Berlioz - Hungarian March
Paul Paray, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434328
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5:02 Peter Tchaikovsky - String Quartet No. 1 "Accordion": Finale
St Lawrence String Quartet
EMI 57144
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4 - 5 PM

4:53 - Take Me Out to the Ball Game
The Roster (Trombone Quartet)
Summit 325
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4:37 Anton Reicha - Wind Quintet No. 19: Allegro
Albert Schweitzer Quintet
CPO 999 024
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4:32 Henry Purcell - Dioclesian: Dances
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 571
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4:18 Antonin Dvorak - Scherzo Capriccioso
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 414422
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4:15 Fritz Kreisler - Prayer (Preghiera)
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Samuel Sanders, piano
EMI 47467
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4:05 Paul Creston - Concertino: 1st movement
Brandon Caplin, marimba
Beth Gothmann, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2013
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 38 "Prague": Finale
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 423086
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3:54 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 5
Ingrid Fliter, piano
VAI 1250
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3:30 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 55 "The Schoolmaster"
Nicholas Ward, conductor
Northern Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 550757
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3:26 Henry VIII - Taunder naken
Flanders Recorder Quartet
MPR Recording 121124
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3:08 Gabriel Faure - Dolly Suite
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9416
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3:08 Morton Gould - Spirituals for Strings: Gospel Train
Kenneth Klein, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 49462
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3:00 George Frideric Handel - The Harmonious Blacksmith
Earl Wild, piano
Sony 62036
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Noon - 1 PM

12:55 Leonard Bernstein - My New Friends
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Nonesuch 79345
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12:53 George Gershwin, arr. Heifetz - Tempo di Blues
Gil Shaham, violin
Akira Eguchi, piano
DG 447640
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12:46 Emmanuel Chabrier - Espana
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 447751
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12:18 Ludwig van Beethoven - Eroica Variations
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony  42086
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12:11 Alessandro Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 1
I Musici
William Bennett, flute
Lenore Smith, flute
Philips 400017
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12:05 Jean-Philippe Rameau - La pantomime
Trio Sonnerie
Virgin 59154
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11 - Noon

11:56 Agustin Barrios - A Dream in the Flowerbed
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 70714
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11:50 Dmitri Shostakovich - Two Waltzes
The Nash Ensemble
Virgin 58312
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11:46 Ennio Morricone - Playing Love
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4790084
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11:40 Frederic Chopin - Berceuse
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4790084
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11:10 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
Novalis 150061
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11:06 Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Wasps: March Past of the Kitchen Utensils
Michael Stern, conductor
Kansas City Symphony Orchestra
Reference 129
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10 - 11 AM

10:47 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 3
Piotr Anderszewski, piano
Virgin 45526
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10:41 Johann Sebastian Bach - Little Fugue
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 38915
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10:06 Antonin Dvorak - Cello Concerto in A Major (1865)
Vaclav Neumann, conductor
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Milos Sadlo, cello
Supraphon 110631
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10:01 Victor Herbert - Badinage
Donald Hunsberger, conductor
Eastman-Dryden Orchestra
Arabesque 6529
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9 - 10 AM

9:55 Henry Purcell - Trumpet Sonata No. 2
Anthony Newman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244
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9:22 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 4 "Tragic"
Roy Goodman, conductor
Hanover Band
Nimbus 5270
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9:13 Franz Joseph Haydn - Divertimento a tre
Herrmann Baumann, h
et al
Philips 426440
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9:02 Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
DG 435766
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8 - 9 AM

8:59 Robert Schumann - Of Foreign Lands and People
Michael Chertock, piano
Telarc 80357
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8:47 Gioacchino Rossini - Semiramide: Overture
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 433074
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8:37 John Lunn - Downton Abbey: The Suite
Chamber Orchestra of London
London/Decca 17743
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8:32 Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No. 2: Waltz
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
London/Decca 433702
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8:23 George Frideric Handel - Water Music: Hornpipe
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907010
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8:18 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov - Procession of the Sardar
Leopold Stokowski, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 64140
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8:08 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 85 "The Queen": 2nd movement
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 419741
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8:04 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 15312
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7 - 8 AM

7:49 Antonin Dvorak - Czech Suite: Finale
Libor Pesek, conductor
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 90769
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7:39 Camille Saint-Saens - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Dylana Jensen, v
RCA 7730
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7:32 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1: Selections
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 
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7:27 Giuseppe Torelli - Trumpet Sonata
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, tpt
Sony 66244
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7:21 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1: 3rd Mvt.
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1996
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7:10 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 3: 2nd mvt
Uri Mayer, conductor
Israel Sinfonietta
David Jolley, horn
Arabesque 6780
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7:05 Paul Creston - Concertino: 1st movement
Brandon Caplin, marimba
Beth Gothmann, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2013
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6 - 7 AM

6:48 Peter Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto: 3rd movement
Daniel Harding, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ray Chen, violin
Sony 98410
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6:44 Aaron Copland - Music for Movies: Barley Wagons
Elgar Howarth, conductor
London Sinfonietta
London/Decca 1231
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6:34 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 6
Hans-Martin Linde, conductor
Linde-Consort
EMI 63427
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6:31 Antonio Vivaldi - The Four Seasons: Winter: 2nd movement
Crocus Hill Trio
MPR 20131
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6:23 Hector Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique: A Ball
Jean-Philippe Tremblay, conductor
Orchestre de la Francophonie
Analekta 9998
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6:20 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Nais: Rigaudons
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Musicians of the Louvre
Archiv 4478
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6:09 Percy Grainger - Handel in the Strand
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Penelope Thwaites, piano
Chandos 9499
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6:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1: 3rd movement
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 423116
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5 - 6 AM

5:50 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 32
Jane Glover, conductor
London Mozart Players
ASV 762
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5:40 Georg Philipp Telemann - Horn Concerto
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Stewart Rose, horn
Arabesque 6750
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5:33 Antonin Dvorak - At an Old Castle
Antonin Kubalek, piano
Dorian 90121
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5:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 86
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 412888
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5:01 Jean-Joseph Mondonville - Sonata No. 4: Aria
Luc Beausejour, harpsichord
Analekta 9920
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4 - 5 AM

4:39 Francis Poulenc - The Model Animals
Charles Dutoit, conductor
French National Orchestra
London/Decca 452937
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4:27 Thomas Arne - Symphony No. 2
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8403
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4:23 Alexandre Desplat - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2: Procession
Alexandre Desplat, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Warner 39255
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4:06 Robert Schumann - Five Pieces in Folk-Style
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 42663
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4:01 Percy Grainger - Faeroe Island Dance and Country Gardens
Clark Rundell/Timothy Reynish, conductor
Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra
Chandos 9549
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3 - 4 AM

3:23 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Rudolf Serkin, piano
Sony 47520
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3:19 Edvard Grieg - Lullaby
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602
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3:09 Jacques Offenbach - Orpheus in the Underworld Overture
Neville Marriner, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Philips 411476
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3:06 Girolamo Frescobaldi - Canzon Vigesimanona
Philip Pickett, conductor
London Brass
Teldec 90856
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3:01 Giuseppe Tartini - Cello Concerto: Larghetto
Paul Sacher, conductor
Collegium Musicum Zurich
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 429098
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2 - 3 AM

2:32 Richard Strauss - Oboe Concerto
Edo de Waart, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 438733
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2:28 Scott Joplin - Elite Syncopations
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061
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2:12 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnol
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80208
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2:06 Silvius Leopold Weiss - Lute Suite: Allemande
Eduardo Eguez, lute
MA Records 78
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2:01 Johan Svendsen - Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 49769
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1 - 2 AM

1:34 Franz Schubert - String Quartet No. 10
Borodin Quartet
Virgin 91447
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1:28 Johann Sebastian Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier: Prelude and Fugue
Kremerata Baltica
Dita Krenberga, flute
Justina Gelgotaite, oboe
Reinut Tepp, cembalo
Nonesuch 528982
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1:11 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 18
Ingrid Haebler, piano
Denon 73087
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1:06 Edward Elgar - Elegy
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
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1:01 Francesco Veracini - Violin Sonata No. 1: Gigue
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889
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1:00 -
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:39 Sergei Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet: Selections
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
San Francisco Symphony
RCA 68288
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12:21 Peter Hellendaal - Concerto No. 5
Jan Willem de Vriend, conductor
Combattimento Consort of Amsterdam
RadioNederland 92019
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12:15 Jorge Grundman - What Inspires Poetry: About Rain and Storm
Ara Malikian, violin
Daniel del Pino, piano
Non Profit Music 911
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12:06 Girolamo Frescobaldi - Balletto
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67130
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12:01 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Artists Quadrille
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80314
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