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Highlights from November 18 to 24

Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Steven Schmitz, Director of Bands, St. Louis Park.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: amateur bassoonist Kate Cimino.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Steven Schmitz, Director of Bands, St. Louis Park.
Tuesday, 8 pm: Lucerne Festival: The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam.
Thursday, 3:15 pm: Regional Spotlight: Rossini, played by the Minnesota Sinfonia.
Friday, 8 pm: Minnesota Orchestra: A Celebration of Bassoon, and Tchaikovsky's 5th Symphony.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: With Praise and Thanksgiving.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Simon Rattle conducts the Berlin Philharmonic in works by Schumann and Brahms.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Dvorak's Serenade for Strings, and Beethoven's 6th Symphony.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight.

Programming Highlights

Saturday, June 15, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:23 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3
Leif Ove Andsnes, conductor
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Sony 42058
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11:19 Robin Milford - Go, little book: Meat in Thy Hall
Guildhall Strings
Julian Sperry, flute
Hyperion 67444
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11:10 Carl Maria von Weber - Invitation to the Dance
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 430201
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11:06 Silvius Leopold Weiss - Lute Suite "L'Infidele": Entrance
Eduardo Eguez, lute
MA Records 78
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11:01 Francesco Uttini - Symphony
Philip Brunelle, conductor
Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra
Virgin 45186
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10 - 11 PM

10:42 Jennifer Higdon - An Exaltation of Larks
Lark Quartet
Bridge 9379
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10:29 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Erato 75179
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10:23 Camille Saint-Saens - Romance
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 48033
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10:06 Giovanni Punto - Horn Concerto No. 10
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Barry Tuckwell, horn
EMI 69395
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10:01 Richard Wagner - Romanza
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin
Dorian 90268
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9 - 10 PM

9:42 Alan Hovhaness - Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Andrew Litton, conductor
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Dorian 90224
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9:15 Johann Muthel - Harpischord Concerto
Musica Alta Ripa
Dabringhaus 3090452
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9:11 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
North German Radio Symphony
DG 437506
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9:06 Miguel del Aguila - Presto II
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge 9302
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9:01 Francois Couperin - Tender Languors
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440
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8 - 9 PM

8:43 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Russian Easter Festival Overture
Dmitri Kitajenko, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9229
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8:39 Francisco Tarrega - Two Sisters
Celedonio Romero, guitar
Delos 1004
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8:32 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 1 "La Tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")
I Musici
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Philips 420188
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8:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 4
Julian Querty, conductor
RTE National Symphony Orchestra
Baiba Skride, violin
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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8:02 Camille Saint-Saens - Sonata, Op. 167: IV
Ricardo Morales, clarinet
Michael Chertock, piano
Boston 1064
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7 - 8 PM

7:44 Edward Elgar - Cockaigne Overture
Georg Solti, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 443856
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7:20 Antonin Dvorak - Legends
Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 550266
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7:12 Johann Sebastian Bach - Fantasy and Fugue, BWV 906
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52620
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7:06 Jules Massenet - Thais: Meditation
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Philips 462032
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7:01 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Dardanus: Overture
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 420240
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4 - 5 PM

4:25 Felix Mendelssohn - Andante and Rondo Capriccioso
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 468600
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4:21 Rafael Hernandez - Cachita
Patrick Dupre Quigley, conductor
Seraphic Fire
SFM 11
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4:07 Alexander Glazunov - Concerto for Saxophone and Strings
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
John Harle, saxophone
EMI 72109
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4:01 Heikki Aaltoila - The Wedding Waltz
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine 824
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3 - 4 PM

3:44 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 3
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Timothy Brown, horn
Hanssler 98316
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3:24 Vincent d'Indy - Souvenirs
Rumon Gamba, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 10464
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3:17 Vincente Arregui - Intermedio
Roberto Moronn Perez, guitar
Reference 705
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3:06 Franz Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 443444
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3:01 Frank Bridge - Sir Roger de Coverly
Nicholas Braithwaite, conductor
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7139
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2 - 3 PM

2:45 Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR 100203-12
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2:19 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Bath Festival Chamber Orchestra
EMI 83335
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2:15 Percy Grainger - Shepherd's Hey
Bilder Duo
Grand Piano 633
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2:06 Leopold Mozart - Sinfonia
Kevin Mallon, conductor
Toronto Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 570499
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2:01 Pablo de Sarasate - Introduction and Tarantella
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Abbey Road Ensemble
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475
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1 - 2 PM

1:37 Claude Debussy - Piano Trio
David Golub, piano
Mark Kaplan, violin
Colin Carr, cello
Arabesque 6643
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1:33 Emmanuel Chabrier - Joyous March
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421527
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1:17 Igor Stravinsky - Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
London/Decca 425614
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1:11 Bela Bartok - Hungarian Folksongs from the Csik District
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016
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1:07 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Cosi fan tutte: Overture
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80399
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1:01 John Blow - Chaconne
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 453418
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Noon - 1 PM

12:52 Ludwig van Beethoven - Nameday Overture
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Vox 5099
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12:20 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings
Antal Dorati, conductor
Philharmonia Hungarica
Mercury 432750
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12:16 Victor Beraud - Petite Reine Berceuse (Lullaby for a Little Queen)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano
Cedille 139
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12:06 Emile Waldteufel - The Skaters Waltz
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 422050
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12:01 Giuseppi Brescianello - Partita
Anthony Glise, guitar
Dorian 80127
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11 - Noon

11:43 George Frideric Handel - Royal Fireworks Music
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 435390
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11:16 Franz Krommer - Concerto for 2 Clarinets
Anthony Pay, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Antony Pay, clarinet
Claves 8602
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11:10 Giuseppe Verdi - Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 430226
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11:06 William Byrd - The Earle of Oxford's March
Kenneth Singleton, conductor
Denver Brass
Centaur 2261
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11:01 Juan Arriaga - Symphony in D: Allegro
Alvaro Cassuto, conductor
Algarve Orchestra
Naxos 557207
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10 - 11 AM

10:36 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 78
Roy Goodman, conductor
Hanover Band
Hyperion 66525
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10:28 Maurice Ravel - Noble and Sentimental Waltzes
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5665
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10:12 Max Steiner - Gone with the Wind: Tara Theme
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Philips 411037
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10:06 Giovanni Valentini - Sonata a 4
Musica Fiata Koln
DHM 77086
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10:01 Flicks in Five

9 - 10 AM

9:34 Aaron Copland - Dance from Jalisco
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Telarc 80593
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9:34 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 16
Orion String Quartet
Koch 7683
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9:30 Franz von Suppe - Poet and Peasant Overture
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414408
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9:15 Fritz Kreisler - Beautiful Rosemary (Schon Rosmarin)
Maxim Vengerov, violin
Teldec 77351
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9:06 Ferde Grofe - Grand Canyon Suite: On the Trail
Morton Gould Orchestra
RCA 61667
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9:01 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Strings
I Musici
Philips 438876
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8 - 9 AM

8:39 Josef Myslivecek - Sinfonia
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418
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8:39 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4790084
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8:06 Alexander Glazunov - Ballet Scenes
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Telarc 80347
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8:01 Enrique Granados - Three Poetic Waltzes
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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7 - 8 AM

7:48 Johann Christian Bach - Grand Overture No. 1
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5403
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7:24 Giuseppe Verdi - String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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7:14 Rebecca Clarke - Morpheus
Helen Callus, viola
ASV 1130
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7:09 Petronio Franceschini - Sonata for 2 Trumpets
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Wallace, trumpet
John Miller, trumpet
Nimbus 5017
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7:02 Vinzens Stelzmueller - Dance
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013
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6 - 7 AM

6:47 Johan Svendsen - Romeo and Juliet
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
South Jutland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 570322
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6:47 Borlet - My Very Sweet Nightingale
Hesperus
Koch 7453
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6:18 Robert Volkmann - Symphony No. 2
Werner Albert, conductor
Northwest German Philharmonic
CPO 999151
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6:07 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Roses from the South
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
DG 463667
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6:02 William Boyce - Symphony No. 5: Allegro assai
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5345
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5 - 6 AM

5:38 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 400077
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5:31 Federico Mompou - Song and Dance No. 9
Gustavo Romero, piano
Koch 7185
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5:27 Niccolo Paganini - Cantabile
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Sony 34508
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5:20 Modest Mussorgsky - Khovanshchina: Ent'racte
Oliver Knussen, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
DG 2123
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5:06 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Guiseppe Sinopoi, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
DG 423679
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5:01 Antonio Rosetti - Symphony: 1st movement
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9567
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4 - 5 AM

4:38 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 28
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 429569
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4:30 Georg Philipp Telemann - Double Violin Concerto
Rainer Kussmaul, conductor
Berlin Baroque Soloists
Rainer Kussmaul, violin
DG 5761
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4:16 Tauno Pylkkanen - Summer Scenes
Petri Sakari, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
YLE 9803
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4:11 Astor Piazzolla - Bordel 1900
Augustin Hadelich, violin
Pablo Sainz Villegas, guitar
Avie 2280
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4:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Covent Garden: Overture
Roger Norrington, conductor
London Classical Players
EMI 55192
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4:06 Franz Liszt - Waltz-Impromptu
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
EMI 69114
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3 - 4 AM

3:42 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - A Little Night Music
Takacs Quartet
Joseph Carver, double bass
London/Decca 460034
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3:35 Dan Locklair - In Memory - H.H.L.
Kirk Trevor, conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 559337
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3:18 Johann Neruda - Trumpet Concerto
Anthony Halstead, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Crispian Steele-Perkins, trumpet
Alto 1063
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3:06 Bedrich Smetana - The Moldau
Zdenek Macal, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80327
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3:01 Oskar Merikanto - Romance
Izumi Tateno, piano
Finlandia 904
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3:01 Howard Hanson - Symphony No. 2 "Romantic"
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3073
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2 - 3 AM

2:28 Giovanni Palestrina - Si ignoras te
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Coro 16106
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2:24 Maurice Ravel - Bolero
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8903
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2:24 Jorge Morel - Barcarole
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 31979
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2:24 Jean Sibelius - Suite Mignonne: Polka and Epilogue
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 384
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1 - 2 AM

1:29 Antonin Dvorak - Piano Trio No. 4 "Dumky"
Wu Han, piano
Philip Setzer, violin
David Finckel, cello
ArtistLed 11201
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1:14 Johann Sebastian Bach - Trio Sonata No. 1
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 36
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1:12 Juan del Encina - Ay, triste que vengo
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90901
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1:12 Charles Wilfrid Orr - A Cotswold Hill Tune
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Naxos 557320
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1:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Two Romances
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Alexander Kniazev, cello
Warner 62061
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:54 Ludwig van Beethoven - Variations on a Theme from Soloman
Richard Raymond, piano
Analekta 3172
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12:25 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80502
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12:18 Rene Clausen - Prayer
Charles Bruffy, conductor
Kansas City Chorale
Chandos 5105
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12:15 Manuel de Falla - Miller's Dance
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 414161
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12:07 John Corigliano - Elegy
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80673
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12:02 Joan Trimble - The Green Bough
Bruce Posner, piano
Donald Garvelmann, piano
Koch 7287
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