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Highlights from September 30 to October 7

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Armstrong High School Concert Choir.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Professor Nanette Goldman.
Tuesday, 6:45 pm: School Spotlight: Armstrong High School Concert Choir.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: Highlights from the Vox Nova Chorale's past summer season.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Oh, Canada.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Last Night of the 2014 BBC Proms.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature : Paul Kile.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Gary Joyner.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature : Paul Kile.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:25 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Telarc 80187
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11:17 Isaac Albeniz - Mallorca
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739
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11:06 Arnold Bax - Summer Music
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8307
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11:01 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 1: Minuet
Gunter Wand, conductor
Cologne Radio Symphony Orchestra
EMI 47874
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10 - 11 PM

10:43 Aaron Copland - Duo for Flute and Piano
Carol Wincenc, flute
Samuel Sanders, piano
Nonesuch 79114
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10:30 Hugo Alfven - The Prodigal Son Suite
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Bis 455
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10:22 Frederick Delius - On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8372
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10:19 Harold Budd - In Delius' Sleep
Zeitgeist
Harold Budd, piano
New Albion 66
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10:10 Peter Lieberson - Neruda Songs: Don't go far off
James Levine, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, mezzo-soprano
Nonesuch 79954
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9 - 10 PM

9:48 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 5
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 79483
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9:26 Igor Stravinsky - Violin Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 89649
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9:22 Johann Sebastian Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II: Prelude and Fugue No. 2
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 120
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8 - 9 PM

8:51 Maurice Ravel - String Quartet
Accordo
MPR Recording 121203
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8:49 Reynaldo Hahn - The Exquisite Moment
Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano
Roger Vignoles, piano
Sony 60168
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8:28 Aaron Copland - Violin Sonata
Romuald Tecco, violin
Dennis Russell Davies, piano
MusicMasters 0220
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8:01 Virgil Thomson - The River
Leopold Stokowski, conductor
Symphony of the Air
Vanguard 1
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7 - 8 PM

7:59 Traditional - My shepherd will supply my need
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 907326
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7:22 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2
Andrew Litton, conductor
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67501
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7:11 Alberic Magnard - Three Pieces for Piano
Christoph Keller, piano
Accord 149080
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7:06 Traditional - Sally Gardens
Calmus Ensemble Leipzig
MPR Recording 121113
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7:03 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita: Bouree
Joseph Joachim, violin
Pearl 9851
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6 - 7 PM

6:35 Joseph Joachim - Violin Concerto No. 2: 3rd movement
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 68
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6:28 Maurice Ravel - Rhapsodie Espagnole
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Beau Fleuve 3572
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6:23 Andre Campra - Idomenee: Rigaudon
Empire Brass
William Kuhlman, organ
Telarc 80614
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6:19 Jean-Fery Rebel - Les caracteres de la danse
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 100
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6:03 Franz Liszt - Dreams of Love No. 3 (Liebestraum)
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 66593
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5 - 6 PM

5:57 David Evan Thomas - Thrum
Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
Innova 858
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5:50 Otto Luening - Kentucky Rondo
Lawrence Leighton Smith, conductor
Louisville Orchestra
Louisville 6
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5:48 Carl Maria von Weber - Oberon Overture
Marek Janowski, conductor
German Symphony Orchestra, Berlin
RCA 68505
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5:28 Antonio Vivaldi - Bassoon Concerto No. 8
Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
Michael McCraw, bassoon
Bis 271
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5:21 Hiroki Kikuta - Secret of Mana
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8734
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5:12 Michael Torke - July
Ancia Saxophone Quartet
Naxos 559616
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5:02 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1: Rondo
Howard Shelley, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Michael Roll, piano
Platinum 2885
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4 - 5 PM

4:51 Benjamin Britten - Gloriana: Courtly Dances
Julian Bream Consort
Julian Bream, guitar
RCA 61589
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4:39 Franz Joseph Haydn - Sinfonia Concertante: 3rd movement
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Stefan Schilli, oboe
Eberhard Marschall, bassoon
Raoslaw Szulc, violin
Wen-Sinn Yang, cello
Sony 41233
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4:32 Stephen Foster - Gentle Annie
Meridian Arts Ensemble
Innova 850
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4:20 Carl Nielsen - Helios Overture
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45989
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4:15 Edvard Grieg - Homeward
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296
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4:05 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quartet No. 17 "Hunt": 1st movement
Emerson Quartet
DG 431797
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Josef Foerster - In the Mountains: Sunny Day
Hermann Baumer, conductor
Osnabruck Symphony Orchestra
Dabringhaus 6321493
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3:32 Bernhard Crusell - Clarinet Concerto No. 2
Alan Francis, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Thea King, clarinet
Hyperion 66708
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3:24 Franz von Suppe - Light Cavalry Overture
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80116
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3:00 Frederic Chopin - Introduction and Polonaise
Zuill Bailey, cello
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Delos 3326
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Noon - 1 PM

12:53 Felicien David - Spring Soiree
Limoges Baroque Ensemble
Laborie 11
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12:48 Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2: Intermezzo
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8816
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12:33 Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for Oboe and Violin
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Hilary Hahn, violin
Allan Vogel, oboe
DG 986
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12:27 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Cosi fan tutte: Soave sia il vento
Georg Solti, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Renee Fleming, soprano
Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Michele Pertusi, bass
London/Decca 467632
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12:25 Johann Sebastian Bach - Three-part Invention No. 10
Bela Fleck, banjo
Chris Thile, mandolin
Edgar Meyer, bass
Sony 89610
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12:15 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 10 "Gran Partita": 3rd movement
Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
EMI 55155
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12:08 Camille Saint-Saens - Samson and Delilah: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix
Marco Armiliato, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Angela Gheorghiu, soprano
EMI 31509
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12:02 Robert Schumann - Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood): Traumerei (Dreaming)
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80313
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11 - Noon

11:50 Anton Stamitz - Concerto for Two Flutes
Mozarteum Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal and Shigenori Kudo, flutes
Sony 45930
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11:42 Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10761
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11:20 Robert Schumann - Overture, Scherzo and Finale
Christian Thielemann, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
DG 459680
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11:14 Georg Philipp Telemann - Fantasie
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80403
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11:03 Karl Goldmark - In Spring
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
DG 469376
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10 - 11 AM

10:51 Hubert Parry - The Birds of Aristophanes
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Chandos 10740
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10:40 Franz Schubert - Piano Sonata in D: Rondo
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 4790088
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10:09 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quartet No. 14 "Spring"
Emerson Quartet
DG 439861
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10:01 Arcangelo Corelli - Oboe Concerto
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Joris van den Hauwe, oboe
Schwann 310822
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9 - 10 AM

9:54 Howard Hanson - Merry Mount: Maypole Dances
Keith Lockhart, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 68786
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9:50 Arthur Sullivan - King Arthur: May Song
Andrew Penny, conductor
RTE Concert Orchestra and Chamber Choir
Marco Polo 223635
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9:47 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Lilacs
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 264
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9:38 Claude Debussy - Rondes de printemps
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London 425502
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9:34 Antonio Vivaldi - Trumpet Concerto
Radoslaw Szulc, conductor
Bavarian Radio Chamber Orchestra
Gabor Tarkovi, trumpet
Tudor 7161
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9:19 Arnold Bax - Morning Song (Maytime in Sussex)
Bryden Thompson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Chandos 8516
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9:16 Thomas Morley - Now is the Month of Maying
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 105
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9:04 Lars-Erik Larsson - Pastoral Suite
Okko Kamu, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 553115
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8 - 9 AM

8:52 Gustav Holst - The Planets: Mercury, the Winged Messenger
Walter Susskind, conductor
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Moss Music 10038
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8:45 Antonin Dvorak - Silent Woods
Walter Susskind, conductor
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Zara Nelsova, cello
Vox 5015
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8:34 Anonymous - Two Fifteenth Century Fanfares
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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8:26 Bohuslav Martinu - Sinfonietta La Jolla: 3rd movement
James Conlon, conductor
French National Orchestra
Jean-Francois Heisser, piano
Erato 45794
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8:22 Edward Elgar - May Song
Marat Bisingaliev, violin
Benjamin Frith, piano
Black Box 1016
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8:19 George Dyson - Song on May Morning
David Willcocks, conductor
Royal College of Music Chamber Choir
Unicorn 9061
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8:08 Charles Avison - Concedrto No. 5
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
MPR Recording 
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8:04 Sergei Prokofiev - Lieutenant Kije: Troika
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Philips 426247
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7 - 8 AM

7:52 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 24: 2nd mvt
Southbank Sinfonia
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 321
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7:44 Camille Saint-Saens - Bassoon Sonata: 2nd movement
Judith LeClair, bassoon
Jonathan Feldman, piano
Avie 2181
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7:32 Edvard Grieg - Holberg Suite: Selections
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Symphony Orchestra
NKF 50002
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7:22 Amilcare Ponchielli - Dance of the Hours
Georg Solti, conductor
Covent Garden Opera Orchestra
London/Decca 473171
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7:13 Darius Milhaud - Rag Caprice No. 2 "Romance"
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016
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7:06 Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 3 "Rhenish": Finale
Franz Welser-Most, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 54898
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7:04 Flanders & Swann - Song of the Weather
Michael Flanders, vocal
Donald Swann, piano
EMI 97465
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6 - 7 AM

6:48 Johan Halvorsen - Entry March of the Boyars
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Telarc 80170
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6:37 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
European Brandenburg Ensemble
Avie 2119
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6:33 Johannes Brahms - O Sweet May
Richard Westenburg, conductor
Musica Sacra
RCA 4916
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6:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Nameday Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 429762
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6:20 Asako Hirabayashi - Suite for Children: Canon
Asako Hirabayashi, harpsichord
Gina DiBello, violin
Albany 1180
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6:11 George Frideric Handel - Trio Sonata No. 8
Marilyn Zupnik, oboe
Mark Shuman, cello
Raymond Leppard, harpsichord
ASV 663
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6:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Turkish Rondo
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 67205
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5 - 6 AM

5:46 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture
Andre Previn, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Philips 420161
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5:16 Gabriel Faure - String Quartet
Medici String Quartet
Nimbus 5114
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5:08 Erich Korngold - Die tote Stadt: Marietta's Lied
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609
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5:06 Las Huelgas Codex - Benedicamus domino (Let us bless the Lord)
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 807510
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5:02 Robert Schumann - Romance No. 2
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
Markus Becker, piano
London/Decca 4783564
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4 - 5 AM

4:47 Franz Krommer - Clarinet Concerto
Antony Pay, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Friedli, clarinet
Claves 8602
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4:24 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Emperor Waltz
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 439518
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4:16 Edgar Meyer/Chris Thile/Stuart Duncan - Attaboy
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Stuart Duncan, fiddle
Chris Thile, mandolin
Edgar Meyer, double bass
Sony 84118
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4:06 Gioacchino Rossini - Thieving Magpie: Overture
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80443
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4:01 Traditional - Shenandoah
Chanticleer
Teldec 96515
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3 - 4 AM

3:39 Igor Stravinsky - The Firebird: Suite
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80587
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3:30 Frederic Chopin - Ballade No. 3
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 459683
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3:18 Giacomo Puccini - 3 Minuets
Jean Jacques Kantorow, conductor
Orchestra of the Auvergne
Denon 3871
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3:06 Richard Wagner - Rienzi: Overture
Franz Welser-Most, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
DG 4778773
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3:01 Antonio Ruiz-Pipo - Song and Dance No. 1
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80576
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2 - 3 AM

2:42 Johann Sebastian Bach - Overture
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 415671
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2:38 Leo Delibes - Sylvia: Pizzicati
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67890
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2:11 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 45 "Farewell"
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 429757
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2:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - March
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Philips 472678
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2:01 Hubert Parry - The Birds of Aristophanes: Bridal March of the Birds
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Chandos 10740
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1 - 2 AM

1:55 George Frideric Handel - Semele: Where E'er You Walk
John Rutter, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Nicholas Daniel, oboe
American Gramophone 590
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1:50 Robert Schumann - Romance No. 2
Pierre Huybregts, piano
Centaur 2135
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1:09 Antonin Dvorak - Cello Concerto
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Frans Helmerson, cello
Bis 245
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1:06 Alexander Ivanov-Kramskoi - Song without Words
David Leisner, guitar
Azica 71268
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1:01 Aram Khachaturian - Gayaneh: Lullaby
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8542
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:37 Saverio Mercadante - Flute Concerto No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean Pierre Rampal, flute
Erato 55012
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12:22 Claude Debussy - Children's Corner
Andre Watts, piano
Philips 456985
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12:14 Philip Glass - Closing
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8727
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12:06 William Boyce - Symphony No. 4
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5345
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12:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Oboe Quartet: 3rd Movement
John Ferrillo, oboe
Mela Tenenbaum, violin
Richard Brice, viola
Jerry Grossman, cello
ESS.A.Y 1056
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