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Programming highlights from December 23 to 30

Tuesday, 10 am: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Handel's Messiah.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Rose Ensemble: And Glory Shone Around.
Wednesday, 9 am: A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, live from Cambridge, England.
Wednesday, 11 am: Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker.
Wednesday, 5 pm: A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols (repeat).
Wednesday, 7 pm: Carol with Classical MPR.
Saturday, 12 noon: The Metropolitan Opera: Verdi's La Traviata.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Holiday Highlights.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Gustavo Dudamel leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic, in music of Beethoven and John Adams.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Friday, March 15, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:42 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 4
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Eric Ruske, horn
Telarc 80367
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11:22 E.J. Moeran - String Quartet No. 1
Vanbrugh String Quartet
ASV 1045
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11:16 Rick Sowash - Impressionist Suite No. 2: III
Mark Ostoich, oboe
Sowash 2004
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11:06 Joseph Joachim - Nocturne
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 15312
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11:01 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo No. 2
Daniel Pollack, piano
Four Winds 3004
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10 - 11 PM

10:30 Sergei Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Gary Graffman, piano
Sony 37806
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10:10 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Flute Concerto in d minor
Janos Rolla, conductor
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 44690
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9 - 10 PM

9:59 Robert Schumann - Arabesque
Eric Himy, piano
Centaur 2858
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8 - 9 PM

8:57 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 2
Vasily Petrenko, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR Recording
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8:07 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
Vasily Petrenko, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR Recording
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7 - 8 PM

7:36 Erich Wolfgang Korngold - Violin Concerto in D
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Residentie Orkest Den Haag
Vadim Gluzman, violin
Bis 1822
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7:23 E.J. Moeran - Serenade in G
Richard Hickox, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
EMI 64721
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7:07 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 9 in D
John Novacek, piano
Four Winds 3013
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7:02 Gabriel Faure - Requiem: In Paradisum
David Willcocks, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 66650
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6 - 7 PM

6:30 Arthur Foote - String Quartet No. 1
Da Vinci Quartet
Naxos 559014
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6:26 Anton Arensky - Scherzo from Piano Trio
Eroica Trio
MPR 203
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6:07 Clara Schumannn - Three Romances
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 17923
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6:03 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Magic Flute: Der Holle Rache kocht... (Queen of the Night Aria)
Georg Solti, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Christina Deutekom, soprano
London/Decca 443820
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5 - 6 PM

5:51 Jean Sibelius - The Oceanides
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Bis 1445
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5:39 Franz Liszt - Harmonies poetiques et religiouses: Blessing of God in Solitude (Benediction de Dieu dans le solitude)
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 432305
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5:20 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1: 3rd Mvt.
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1996
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5:11 John Rutter - Requiem: Pie Jesu
Timothy Brown, conductor
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
Elin Manahan Thomas, soprano
Naxos 557130
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5:01 John Mock - The Stone
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Warner 46739
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4 - 5 PM

4:50 Philip Glass - Violin Concerto: 2nd movement
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Houston Symphony Orchestra
Robert McDuffie, violin
Telarc 80494
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4:41 Victor Herbert - Festival March
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Vox 3035
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4:39 Minnesota Varsity Showcase Concert
4:33 Nikolai Kapustin - Sonatina
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67433
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4:31 anon. - El Dio alto
La Rondinella
Dorian 93171
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4:22 Gabriel Faure - Elegie for Cello and Orchestra
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
Lyon National Orchestra
Anne Gastinel, cello
Naive 4969
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4:17 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 14
Jeesoo Lee
Minnesota Varsity recording 
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4:04 Bedrich Smetana - My Country: The Moldau
Zdenek Macal, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80265
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3 - 4 PM

3:54 Howard Shore - Lord of the Rings: Twilight and Shadow
Howard Shore, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Renee Fleming, soprano
Reprise 48521
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3:42 Adolphe Adam - Giselle: selections
Richard Bonynge, conductor
Royal Opera House Orchestra
London/Decca 433007
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3:37 Ennio Morricone - Sergio Leone Suite
Ennio Morricone, conductor
Roma Sinfonietta
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93456
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3:28 John Rutter - Requiem: Lux aeterna
John Rutter, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Collegium 103
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3:14 Connie Ellisor - Blackberry Winter
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Stephen Seifert, dulcimer
Warner 46739
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3:00 Haydn - Symphony No. 9
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
L'oiseau 433 661
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Noon - 1 PM

12:51 Jean Sibelius - Piano Quintet, Movements 3 & 4
Gabrieli String Quartet
Anthony Goldstone, piano
Chandos 8742
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12:31 Ludwig van Beethoven - Choral Fantasy
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Helene Grimaud, piano
DG 1732
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12:23 Turlough O'Carolan - Carolan's Concerto
Andrew Lawrence-King, conductor
Harp Consort
DHM 77366
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12:13 Francesco Geminiani - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
ASV 724
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12:05 Franz von Suppe - Light Cavalry Overture
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414408
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11 - Noon

11:51 Johann Sebastian Bach - Trio Sonata No. 6
Robert King, conductor
King's Consort
Hyperion 66843
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11:46 Claude Debussy - Joyous Isle
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
DG 415510
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11:31 David Diamond - Rounds for String Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3189
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11:24 George Frideric Handel - Sonata No. 2
Louise Pellerin, oboe
Dom Andre Laberge, organ
CBC 1157
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11:03 Carl Nielsen - Flute Concerto
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 94421
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10 - 11 AM

10:48 Bernard Herrmann - Citizen Kane: selections
Charles Gerhardt, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
RCA 707
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10:37 Richard Wagner - The Flying Dutchman: Overture
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Berlin State Orchestra
Teldec 88063
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10:29 Georg Philipp Telemann - Sinfonia
Monica Huggett, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Sarah Cunningham, viola da gamba
Harmonia Mundi 907093
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10:24 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento: Allegro
Summit Hill Brass Quintet
MPR 20131
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10:06 George Gershwin - Second Rhapsody
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Orion Weiss, piano
Naxos 559705
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10:01 Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 2
Charles Groves, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Denon 73534
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9 - 10 AM

9:49 James Horner - Field of Dreams: The Place Where Dreams Come True
James Horner, conductor
Studio Orchestra
RCA 3060
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9:30 John Rutter - Suite Lyrique
John Rutter, conductor
Sinfonia Cymru
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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9:22 Frederic Chopin - 3 New Etudes (Trois Nouvelles Etudes)
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Arabesque 6718
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9:01 Igor Stravinsky - Firebird: Suite
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80587
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8 - 9 AM

8:49 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Selections
Claus Peter Flor, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
RCA 7764
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8:45 Camille Saint-Saens - Etude No. 2
Piers Lane, piano
Hyperion 67037
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8:32 Vaclav Pichl - Symphony
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9740
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8:27 Johann Sebastian Bach - "Jig" Fugue
Lionel Rogg, organ
Harmonia Mundi 290772
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8:17 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Quintet: 4th movement
Hagen Quartet
Eduard Brunner, clarinet
DG 419600
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8:09 Jan Koetsier - Symphony for Brass: 3rd mvt
tenThing
EMI 88326
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8:04 Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt: Morning Mood
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557017
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 John Rutter - A Gaelic Blessing
John Rutter, conductor
Sinfonia Cymru
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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7:49 Percy Grainger - Mock Morris
Jerry Junkin, conductor
Dallas Wind Symphony
Reference 117
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7:36 Franz Joseph Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 1: 1st movement
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Lynn Harrell, cello
EMI 64326
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7:31 Reinhold Gliere - Red Poppy: Russian Sailor's Dance
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45659
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7:22 Alessandro Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Fabio Biondi, conductor
Europa Galante
Virgin 45495
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7:16 Ludwig van Beethoven - Quintet for Piano and Winds: 3rd movement
Anton Kuerti, piano
James Sommerville, horn
James Campbell, clarinet
James Mason, oboe
James McKay, bassoon
CBC 1137
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7:10 Manuel de Falla - Three Cornered Hat: Neighbor's Dance
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Delos 3060
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7:08 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 14
Jeesoo Lee, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2013
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7:04 George Frideric Handel - Acis and Galatea: Happy We
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80333
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6 - 7 AM

6:53 Fritz Kreisler - Love's Joy
Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Sandra Rivers, piano
Sony 39133
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6:45 Alexander Borodin - Symphony No. 1: Scherzo
Jun'ichi Hirokami, conductor
Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Bis 726
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6:37 Henry Purcell - Sonata No. 9 "The Golden Sonata"
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 901438
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6:31 John Alden Carpenter - Adventures in a Perambulator: Dogs
Howard Hanson, conductor
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434319
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6:24 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Gadfly: Romance
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Orchestra of Belgian Radio & TV
RCA 6603
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6:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Flute Sonata: Allegro
Frans Bruggen, flute
Pro Arte 305
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6:11 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 6
Antal Dorati, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434326
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6:04 Franz Schubert - Octet: 3rd movement
Gaudier Ensemble
Hyperion 67339
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5 - 6 AM

5:46 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 22
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 1947
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5:34 Arnold Bax - The Happy Forest
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8307
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5:27 Jorge Cardoso - Milonga
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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5:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 1
Anne-Sophie Mutter, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 5078
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5:02 Harald Saeverud - Rondo Amoroso
Per Dreier, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Aurora 4913
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4 - 5 AM

4:38 Johan Albrechtsberger - Harp Concerto
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2221
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4:25 Carl Czerny - Andante and Polacca
Barry Tuckwell, horn
Daniel Blumenthal, piano
Etcetera 1121
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4:18 Samuel Scheidt - Pavane
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 434135
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4:06 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 3
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Musicians of the Louvre
Naive 5234
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4:01 Francois-Joseph Gossec - Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": 1st movement
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9661
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3 - 4 AM

3:49 Franz Lehar - The Merry Widow: Overture
Michail Jurowski, conductor
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
CPO 999891
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3:45 Alfredo Catalani - La Wally: Ebben? Ne andro lontana
Eckart Runge, cello
Jacques Ammon, piano
Genuin 12220
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3:11 Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 1 "Spring"
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 415274
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3:06 Andrea Falconieri - Passacalle
Daniel Hope, violin
Lorenza Borrani, violin
Jonathan Aasgaard, cello
Kristian Bezuidenhout, piano
Hans-Kristian Kjos Sorensen, percussion
DG 13993
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3:01 Giuseppe Verdi - Aida: Ballet
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 415856
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2 - 3 AM

2:29 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings
Antal Dorati, conductor
Philharmonia Hungarica
Mercury 432750
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2:23 Luis Venegas de Henestrosa - Final
Andrew Lawrence-King, conductor
Harp Consort
Harmonia Mundi 907316
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2:10 Ludwig van Beethoven - 12 Variations on a Theme by Handel
Jacqueline Du Pre, cello
EMI 63015
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2:06 Hilding Rosenberg - Small Piece for Cello and Strings
Jan-Olav Wedin, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Elemer Lavotha, cello
Bis 165
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2:01 Johan Svendsen - String Quartet: 3rd movement
Oslo String Quartet
CPO 999858
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1 - 2 AM

1:36 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 2
Jean Martinon, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Benny Goodman, clarinet
RCA 5890
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1:14 William Walton - The Wise Virgins Ballet Suite
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8871
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1:12 Henri Dutilleux - Bergerie
Robert Levin, piano
ECM 2105
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1:06 Hiroki Kikuta - Secret of Mana
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8734
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1:01 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Egyptian March
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 43337
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:44 Josef Myslivecek - Concertino
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418
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12:39 Ozie Cargile - Mixed Feelings
Tami Lee Hughes, violin
Ellen Bottorff, piano
Albany 1293
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12:12 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 52
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
Virgin 90743
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12:06 Erkki Salmenhaara - Adagietto for Orchestra
Ralf Sjoblom, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
YLE 9704
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12:01 Pietro Locatelli - Violin Sonata No. 11: I. Adagio
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363
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