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Highlights from October 28 to November 4

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Minnesota Youth Symphonies.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Mitch Pearlstein, founder of the Center of the American Experiment.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: Minnesota Youth Symphonies.
Wednesday, 8 pm: Minnesota Opera: Dominick Argento's The Dream of Valentino.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Verizon Hall Spotlight.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Michael Tilson Thomas and Jeremy Denk perform Beethoven and Copland with the San Francisco Symphony.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Igor Stravinsky and Aaron Jay Kernis.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Sue Bowcock, elementary music teacher, Owatonna.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Sue Bowcock, elementary music teacher, Owatonna.
Tuesday, 8 pm: The Lucerne Festival.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:43 Gabriel Pierne - Concert Piece for Harp and Orchestra
Jean Martinon, conductor
Orchestra of French Radio & TV
Lily Laskine, harp
Erato 88069
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11:27 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80059
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11:21 James Sutcliffe - Gymnopedie
Howard Hanson, conductor
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434347
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11:06 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421813
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11:01 Edward MacDowell - Woodland Sketches (selected)
Paula Robison, flute
MusicMasters 60115
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10 - 11 PM

10:13 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique"
Charles Munch, conductor
Boston Symphony
RCA 6527
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10:08 Peter Tchaikovsky - Song of the Lark: March from The Seasons
Earl Wild, piano
Ivory 70903
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9 - 10 PM

9:55 Hamza El-Din - Waterwheel
Kronos Quartet
Nonesuch 79275
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9:20 Robert Schumann - Kreisleriana
Imogen Cooper, piano
Chandos 10755
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8 - 9 PM

8:51 Felix Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto in e minor
Charles Munch, conductor
Boston Symphony
Jascha Heifetz, violin
RCA 5933
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7 - 8 PM

7:00 Carnegie Hall Live

6 - 7 PM

6:30 Luigi Boccherini - Guitar Quintet No. 9
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero
Philips 438 769
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6:25 George Frideric Handel - Semele: Where E'er You Walk
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 453480
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6:09 Ludwig van Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 1
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80358
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6:03 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 1 "Grand Waltz Brillante"
Zoltan Kocsis, piano
Philips 412890
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5 - 6 PM

5:53 Hubert Parry - Symphony No. 1: Scherzo
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5296
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5:31 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 3
Philip Ledger, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 91452
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5:27 Traditional - The Bird's Wedding
Chanticleer
Teldec 16676
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5:24 Anonymous - A New Tune
Palladian Ensemble
MPR 205
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5:06 Camille Saint-Saens - Violin Sonata No. 1
James Ehnes, violin
Wendy Chen, piano
CBC 1138
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4 - 5 PM

4:59 Camille Saint-Saens - Algerian Suite: French Military March
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 60700
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4:59 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2: Rondo
Howard Shelley, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Michael Roll, piano
Platinum 2886
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4:40 Antonio Vivaldi - Guitar Concerto
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67097
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4:28 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 3: 1st movement
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Baiba Skride, violin
Sony 97749
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4:19 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Telarc 80184
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4:03 Richard Strauss - Serenade for Winds
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra Winds
Virgin 91102
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3 - 4 PM

3:29 Emil Mlynarski - Violin Concerto No. 2
Jacek Kaspszyk, conductor
Polish Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 79934
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3:25 Paul Dukas - Alla Gitana
Murray Khouri, clarinet
Continuum 1014
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3:15 Hector Berlioz - Beatrice and Benedict: Overture
Charles Munch, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
RCA 6805
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3:09 Isaac Albeniz - Spanish Suite: Aragon
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 66574
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3:00 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
London/Decca 430261
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Noon - 1 PM

12:41 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Oboe Quartet
Academy of Ancient Music
Stephen Hammer, oboe
Oiseau-Lyre 421429
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12:35 Manuel de Falla - Canciones Populares Espanolas: Mvmt 1 & 2
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Larry Coryell, guitar
Laurindo Almeida, guitar
Pro Arte 235
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12:24 Jean Sibelius - Rustic Suite (Suite Champetre)
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 384
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12:01 Georges Bizet - Children's Games
Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos
Philips 420159
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11 - Noon

11:48 Arnold Bax - Overture to a Picaresque Comedy
Brydon Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8494
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11:41 Jean-Baptiste Loeillet - Recorder Sonata
Daniel Rothert, recorder
Ketil Haugsand, harpsichord
Vanessa Young, cello
Naxos 572023
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11:10 Felix Mendelssohn - String Symphony No. 8
Ross Pople, conductor
London Festival Orchestra
Hyperion 66561
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11:01 Ludwig van Beethoven - Variations on an Original Theme
Vladimir Feltsman, piano
Sony 44589
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10 - 11 AM

10:49 Bedrich Smetana - My Country: The Moldau
Libor Pesek, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 59285
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10:25 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 96 "Miracle"
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
DHM 77294
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10:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 2
David Fray, piano
Virgin 70944
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10:00 Sergei Prokofiev - Winter Bonfire: Waltz
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
ASV 760
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9 - 10 AM

9:53 Ernesto Nazareth - Fon-Fon (Toot-Toot)
Gabriela Montero, piano
EMI 41144
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9:29 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
Karl Bohm, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 419318
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9:22 Michael Torke - Bright Blue Music
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Ecstatic 92201
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9:09 Wolfgang Mozart - Violin Sonata in G, K. 379: 2nd mvt
Anne-Sophie Mutter, v
Lambert Orkis, p
DG 7102
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9:00 George Frideric Handel - Hercules Overture
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Archiv 423137
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8 - 9 AM

8:51 Erich Wolfgang Korngold - Much Ado About Nothing: Selections
Glenn Dictorow, v
Gerald Robbins, p
Cala 514
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8:47 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Snow Maiden: Dance of the Tumblers
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8327
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8:32 Antonio Vivaldi - Il Cimento: Violin Concerto No. 5 "Storm at Sea"
Fabio Biondi, conductor
Europa Galante
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 45565
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8:24 Carl Maria von Weber - The Free Shooter: Overture
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 415840
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8:17 Peter Sculthorpe - Little Serenade
Brodsky Quartet
Challenge 72007
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8:08 William Boyce - Symphony No. 6
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 419631
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8:04 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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7 - 8 AM

7:56 Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition: Great Gate of Kiev
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8849
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7:53 Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition: Tuileries
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80705
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7:49 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 90: 4th mvt
Franz Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 422022
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7:41 Edvard Grieg - Symphonic Dance No. 2
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
NKF 50002
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7:33 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 7: 4th mvt
Parker Quartet
MPR Recording 
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7:30 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 1: Minuets
Dinu Lipatti, piano
EMI 47517
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7:21 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4: 4th movement
Joshua Bell, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Sony 49176
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7:10 Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Vagabond
David Nelson, voice
Mark Johnson, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2013
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7:04 Modest Mussorgsky - Khovanschina: Prelude (Dawn on the Moscow River)
Mikhail Pletnev, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
DG 439892
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6 - 7 AM

6:56 Tielman Susato - The Dansyre: La Mourisque
New London Consort
L'Oiseau Lyre 436131
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6:51 Bohuslav Martinu - Nonetto: 3rd movement
Sinfonia Lahti Chamber Ensemble
Bis 653
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6:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante: 1st movement
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
Shlomo Mintz, viola
RCA 60467
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6:31 George Frideric Handel - Xerxes: Act I: Largo
I Solisti Italiani
Denon 73335
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6:23 Georges Bizet - Symphony: Finale
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 423624
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6:20 Darius Milhaud - Rag Caprice No. 2 "Romance"
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016
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6:10 Jan Vanhal - Bassoon Concerto: 3rd movement
Neville Marriner, conductor
St. Mary's Chamber Players
John Miller, bassoon
Pro Arte 195
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6:04 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet: Scherzo
Takacs Quartet
Andreas Haefliger, piano
Joseph Carver, double bass
London/Decca 460034
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5 - 6 AM

5:37 Peter Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 466379
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5:19 Ferdinando Carulli - Guitar Concerto
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 426263
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5:13 Henryk Gorecki - My Vistula, Grey Vistula
Lucy Ding, conductor
Lira Chamber Chorus
Nonesuch 79348
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5:06 Maurice Ravel - Pavane for a Dead Princess
Klauspeter Seibel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
James Galway, flute
DHM 3024
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5:01 Ernest Chausson - The Time of the Lilacs
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 457657
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4 - 5 AM

4:48 Peter Warlock - Six Italian Dance Tunes
Ross Pople, conductor
London Festival Orchestra
Arte Nova 37868
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4:31 Jacques Ibert - Ports of Call
Eduardo Mata, conductor
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Dorian 90181
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4:21 Henry Lissant-Collins - Fuquoi in the Sugar Cane
Peter Marchbank, conductor
National Symphony Orchestra of the S.A.B.C.
Marco Polo 223709
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4:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 423116
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4:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sonatensatz
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Connoisseur Society 4202
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3 - 4 AM

3:53 Frederick Delius - Fennimore and Gerda: Intermezzo
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8372
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3:50 Alexander Ivanov-Kramskoi - Song without Words
David Leisner, guitar
Azica 71268
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3:45 Alessandro Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Fabio Biondi, conductor
Europa Galante
Virgin 45495
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3:06 Antonin Dvorak - String Quartet No. 13
Pavel Haas Quartet
Supraphon 4038
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3:01 Enrique Granados - Straw Mannequin
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 417795
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2 - 3 AM

2:43 Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186
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2:38 Peter Tchaikovsky - Mazeppa: "Gopak"
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80041
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2:38 Max Bruch - Scottish Fantasy
Malcolm Sargent, conductor
New Symphony Orchestra of London
Jascha Heifetz, violin
RCA 6214
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2:06 Gian Carlo Menotti - Sebastian: Barcarolle
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45660
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2:01 Astor Piazzolla - Introduccion et Angel
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7762
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1 - 2 AM

1:47 Johan Halvorsen - Norwegian Rhapsody No. 2
Karsten Andersen, conductor
Bergen Symphony Orchestra
NKF 50013
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1:46 Jacques de Saint-Luc - La Prise de Gaeta: Rigaudon
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80693
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1:38 Edvard Grieg - Norwegian Dance No. 1
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 419431
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1:06 William Alwyn - Angels' Songs
William Alwyn, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Osian Ellis, harp
Lyrita 230
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1:01 Charles Koechlin - Cello Sonata: 1st movement
Mats Lidstrom, cello
Bengt Forsberg, piano
Hyperion 66979
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:37 Franz Krommer - Clarinet Concerto
Antony Pay, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Friedli, clarinet
Claves 8602
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12:21 Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No. 1
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne
Telarc 80309
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12:12 Georgs Pelecis - Flowering Jasmine
Gidon Kremer, conductor
Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer, violin
Andrei Pushkarev, percussion
Nonesuch 287228
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12:06 Philip van Wilder - Arthur's Dump
Christopher Wilson, lute
Virgin 91216
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12:01 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Invitation to the Polka
Alfred Walter, conductor
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Marco Polo 223218
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