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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, April 1, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:29 Georges Bizet - Symphony
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Philips 416437
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11:20 Arcangelo Corelli - Violin Sonata No. 11
Trio Sonnerie
Virgin 90840
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11:16 Gabriel Faure - Romance Without Words
Susan Jolles, harp
Vox 7504
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11:06 Arturo Marquez - Danzon No. 2
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
DG 17097
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11:01 Carl Reinecke - Trio for Piano, Oboe and Horn: Adagio
Dallas Chamber Players
Klavier 11050
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10 - 11 PM

10:28 Sergei Rachaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Artur Rubenstein, piano
RCA 4934
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10:23 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Hymn of the Cherubim
Valery Polyansky, conductor
Russian State Symphony Capella
Hearts of Space 11109
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10:12 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Violins and 2 Cellos
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Oiseau-Lyre 414588
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9 - 10 PM

9:49 Maurice Ravel - Gaspard de la Nuit
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4783206
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9:41 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Limpid Stream
Maxim Shostakovich, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 434106
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9:37 Thomas Tallis - If Ye Love Me
Philip Ledger, conductor
Choir of King's College, Cambridge
EMI 65103
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9:10 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 100
Christian Zacharias, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 111218
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8 - 9 PM

8:46 Igor Stravinsky - Danses concertantes
Christian Zacharias, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 111218
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8:28 Carl Maria von Weber - Concert Piece for Piano and Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, piano
SPCO Live Recording 111218
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8:01 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 42
Christian Zacharias, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 111218
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7 - 8 PM

7:39 Gabriel Faure - Piano Trio
David Golub, piano
Mark Kaplan, violin
Colin Carr, cello
Arabesque 6643
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7:35 Lukas Foss - Three Pieces: Early Song
Carol Wincenc, flute
Lukas Foss, piano
Nonesuch 79114
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7:10 Charles Ives - Symphony No. 2: II, IV-V
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
DG 429 220
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7:09 Scott Joplin - Original Rags
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 67061
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6 - 7 PM

6:57 Mozart - Symphony in C
Adam Fischer, conductor
Danish National Chamber Orchestra
DaCapo 220539
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6:29 Maurice Ravel - Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 60985
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6:23 Bob Chilcott - A Thanksgiving
King's Singers
Signum 262
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6:21 Henry Purcell - Staircase: Overture
Peter Holman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 66667
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6:07 Sergei Prokofiev - Overture on Hebrew Themes
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 429396
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6:05 Claude Debussy - Clair de Lune (Moonlight)
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3030
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5 - 6 PM

5:44 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 10
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 447733
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5:29 Edward Elgar - Three Bavarian Dances
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8371
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5:20 Arnold Bax - Morning Song
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Chandos 8516
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5:20 Joaquin Turina - Fantastic Dances: Daydream
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80574
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4 - 5 PM

4:59 Giovanni Pergolesi - Sicilienne
Duo Similia
Nadia Labrie, flute
Analekta 9810
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4:46 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake: Dance of the Swans
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Chantal Juillet, violin
London/Decca 436212
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4:34 Max Bruch - Violin Concerto No. 1: 3rd Movement
Martyn Brabbins, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Chloe Hanslip, violin
Warner 45664
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4:29 Traditional - 93rd Psalm
Axel Theimer, conductor
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University Chamber Choir
SELF PROD 335
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4:19 Michael Torke - Javelin
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Sony 62592
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4:17 Peter Warlock - Capriol Suite: Basse Dance
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5032
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4:07 Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger (The Mastersingers): Prelude to Act III
Edo de Waart, conductor
Canadian Brass
Philips 434109
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Walter Piston - Symphony No. 4: 1st movement
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3106
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3:25 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4
Joshua Bell, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Sony 49176
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3:23 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 6 "Minute"
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 466357
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3:09 Nicolas Chedeville - Flute Sonata No. 1
Irena Grafenauer, flute
Brigitte Engelhard, harpsichord & organ
Jorg Baumann, cello
Klaus Stoll, double bass
Philips 432138
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3:02 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 6
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464601
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3:00 Traditional Icelandic - Don't Cry, Young Maid
Thorgerthur Ingolfsdottir, conductor
Hamlahrid Choir
ITM 805
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Noon - 1 PM

12:56 Joseph Martin Kraus - Viola Concerto
Tapiola Sinfonietta
David Aaron Carpenter, viola
Ondine 1193
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12:38 Jonathan Dove - Figures in the Garden
Jonathan Dove, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
EMI 54424
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12:28 Leopold Mozart - Symphony
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 10496
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12:19 Fantasie - Philippe Gaubert
Immanuel Davis, flute
Timothy Lovelace, piano
MSR 1356
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12:12 Philippe Gaubert - Aquarelles: Soir d'Automne
Immanuel Davis, flute
Kathe Jarka, cello
Timothy Lovelace, piano
MSR 1356
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12:06 Philippe Gaubert - Sonata No. 3: Final
Immanuel Davis, flute
Timothy Lovelace, piano
MSR 1356
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11 - Noon

11:57 Peter Schickele - Thurber's Dogs: Dog Asleep
Timothy Russell, conductor
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
D'Note 1010
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11:48 Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach - Keyboard Concerto: III
Ralf Gothoni, conductor
Hamberger Camerata
Anastasia Injushina, piano
Ondine 1224
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11:38 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7: Finale
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Revolutionary and Romatic Orchestra
Soli Deo Gloria 717
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11:31 Giuseppe Verdi - Aida: Triumphal March
Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductor
Berlin Opera Orchestra
DG 457196
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11:10 Felix Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No. 1
Howard Shelley, conductor
London Mozart Players
Howard Shelley, piano
Chandos 9215
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11:05 Rachel Panufnik - Love Endureth
Voces 8 and Friends
Warner 65720
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10 - 11 AM

10:52 Alan Hovhaness - Meditation on Orpheus
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3168
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10:42 Johann Christian Bach - Sinfonia
David Zinman, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Philips 442275
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10:39 Francois Couperin - Les Tours de Passe-Passe (Sleight of Hand)
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 423665
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10:21 Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 423665
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10:06 George Frideric Handel - The King shall rejoice
Philip Ledger, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
EMI 89476
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10:00 Henriette Renie - Danse des lutins
Agnes Clement, harp
Lyton and Healey 
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9 - 10 AM

9:56 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphonies Nos. 1-9
The Cambridge Buskers
DG 423400
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9:50 Franz Josef Haydn - Symphony No. 94, "Surprise": 2nd mvt
Hoffnung Festival Orchestra
EMI 63302
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9:49 Thomas Werner - Comic String Quartet on Beethoven's Fifth
Venezia String Quartet
Dynamic 195
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9:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concertone for Two Violins and Orchestra
Yakov Kreizberg, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 453
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9:05 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Voices of Spring
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 469376
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9:02 Edward MacDowell - To a Wild Rose
Van Cliburn, p
RCA 60420
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8 - 9 AM

8:51 Wolfgang Mozart - Concerto for flute and harp: 3rd mvt
Karl Bohm, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Wolfgang Schulz, f
Nicanor Zabaleta, hp
DG 413552
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8:38 Zoltan Kodaly - Hary Janos Suite: Selections
Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5194
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8:35 Francois Couperin - Le bavolet flottant (The Fluttering Bonnet)
Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars
Nonesuch 79292
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8:26 Gioacchino Rossini - Barber of Seville: Overture
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 429164
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8:18 Edward Elgar - Enigma Variations: Nimrod
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London 417719
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8:08 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5: Waltz
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 425503
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8:06 James Horner - Field of Dreams: End Credits
Studio Orchestra
RCA 3060
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7 - 8 AM

7:50 Antonio Vivaldi - Recorder Concerto in C, RV 444
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 7885
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7:45 Gabriel Faure - Masques and Bergamasques: Overture
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra
ASV 686
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7:40 Franz Josef Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 2: 3rd mvt
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Mstislav Rostropovich, vc
EMI 65701
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7:31 Alfonso Ferrabosco - English Consort Music: Almayne
American Brass Quintet
Delos 3003
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7:25 Georges Bizet - Carmen: Toreador Song
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Robert Merrill, bar
RCA 68095
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7:17 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 3
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
DG 427346
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7:13 Traditional - Cindy
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Jeffrey Van, guitar
Gothic 49243
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7:07 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 6: 3rd movement
Helmuth Rilling, conductor
Oregon Bach Festival Chamber Orchestra
Hanssler 98927
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7:04 Albert von Tilzer - Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Jacqueline Schwab, p
Nonesuch 79340
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6 - 7 AM

6:56 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Andre Previn, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Philips 420161
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6:47 Wolfgang Mozart - Bassoon Concerto: 1st mvt
Neville Marriner, conductor
St. Mary's Chamber Players
John Miller, bassoon
Pro Arte 195
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6:45 Lennon & McCartney - She Loves You
Bubonic Bassoon Quartet
Sonus Luxque 107
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6:35 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 87: 4th movement
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Virgin 90844
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6:31 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Champagne Polka
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 1849
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6:23 Luigi Boccherini - Guitar Quintet No. 4: 2nd movement
Escher String Quartet
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Music@Menlo 20075
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6:21 Sergei Prokofiev - Music for Children: March
Brodsky Quartet
Teldec 46015
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6:10 Frederic Chopin - Polonaise No. 3 "Military"
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5615
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6:04 Percy Grainger - The Immovable Do
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Chandos 9554
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5 - 6 AM

5:52 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 4
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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5:44 Alexander Glazunov - Waltz
Utrecht String Quartet
Dabringhaus 6031239
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5:36 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 45
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80272
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5:25 Alexander Scriabin - Nocturne for the Left Hand
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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5:07 Johannes Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80197
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5:01 Antonio Vivaldi - Guitar Concerto: Largo
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 55052
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4 - 5 AM

4:42 Charles Stanford - Irish Rhapsody No. 3
Andrew Manze, conductor
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Gemma Rosefield, cello
Hyperion 67859
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4:33 Alberto Ginastera - Impressions of the Puna
Shanghai Quartet
Eugenia Zukerman, flute
Delos 3173
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4:28 Edgar Meyer - First Impressions
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 2668
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4:07 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 16163
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4:01 Francois-Joseph Gossec - Symphony "Pastorella"
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
CBC 5225
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3 - 4 AM

3:37 Saverio Mercadante - Flute Concerto No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Erato 55012
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3:31 Isaac Albeniz - Seville
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739
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3:11 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 39
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 427661
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3:06 Robert Schumann - Evening Song
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3079
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3:01 Tomaso Albinoni - Trumpet Sonata a 7
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5017
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2 - 3 AM

2:43 Jean Sibelius - Pelleas and Melisande
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 45870
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2:32 George Frideric Handel - Air and Rondo
Nicholas Ward, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430
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2:10 Virgil Thomson - Cello Concerto
Paul Gambill, conductor
Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Emmanuel Feldman, cello
Albany 883
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2:06 Francois Couperin - Rondeau
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440
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2:01 Giuseppi Brescianello - Partita
Anthony Glise, guitar
Dorian 80127
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1 - 2 AM

1:33 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony in A
Jean Martinon, conductor
Orchestra of French Radio & TV
EMI 62643
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1:19 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80170
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1:13 Phillip Rhodes - Love Song
Veblen String Quartet
Centaur 2597
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1:06 Percy Grainger - Handelian Rhapsody
Piers Lane, piano
Hyperion 67279
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1:01 Walter Mourant - Pied Piper
Steuart Bedford, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
George MacDonald, clarinet
ASV 673
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:44 Gustav Holst - A Moorside Suite
Howard Dunn, conductor
Dallas Wind Symphony
Reference 39
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12:34 Frank Bridge - There is a Willow Grows Aslant
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5366
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12:22 Lars-Erik Larsson - The Winter's Tale
Jan-Olav Wedin, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 165
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12:07 Frederic Chopin - Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960
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12:01 Domenico Scarlatti - Sonata
Beijing Guitar Duo
Tonar 11015
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