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Highlights from November 24 to December 1

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies Symphony Orchestra.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: William Craft, president of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies Symphony Orchestra.
Tuesday, 8 pm: Lucerne Festival: Vienna Philharmonic.
Wednesday, 7 pm: Giving Thanks with John Birge.
Thursday, 10 am: Giving Thanks with John Birge.
Thursday, Noon: Thanksgiving with Cantus.
Thursday, 3pm: Regional Spotlight: Pavel Kolesnikov plays Mozart, from a recent Chopin Society recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: New in Nashville.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Berlin Philharmonic with conductor Simon Rattle, from the 2014 Berlin Music Festival.
Sunday, 5 pm: Advent Voices with Lynne Warfel.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Symphonies by Haydn and Schubert, and Barber's Violin Concerto.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Tim Buzza, Music Specialist at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Tim Buzza, Music Specialist at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:24 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 8
Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 69804
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11:16 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Two Trumpets
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Michael Laird, trumpet
Philips 412892
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11:12 Hector Berlioz - Damnation of Faust: Dance of the Sylphs
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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11:06 Claude Debussy - As Slowly as Possible
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
James Earl Barnes, cimbalom
London/Decca 444386
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11:01 Kurt Schwertsik - Three Late Love Songs: Tranquillo
Christopher van Kampen, cello
Largo 56628
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10 - 11 PM

10:53 Mark O'Connor - Appalachia Waltz
Mark O'Connor, violin
Sony 68460
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10:21 William Alwyn - Angels' Songs
William Alwyn, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Osian Ellis, harp
Lyrita 230
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10:12 Judd Greenstein - First Ballade
Michael Mizrahi, piano
MPR Recording 121113
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9 - 10 PM

9:49 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 2
Jorg Faerber, conductor
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 60900
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9:44 Trad. - Kalinka
Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone
Philips 456 399
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9:18 Kurt Weill - Symphony No. 2
Michel Swierczewski, conductor
Gulbenkian Orchestra
Nimbus 5283
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9:12 Kurt Weill/Bertold Brecht - Ballad of Mack the Knife
Bertold Brecht, vocal
Sony 63046
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9:01 Dmitri Shostakovich - Prelude and Fugue No. 16
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London  466 066
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8 - 9 PM

8:36 Randall Thompson - Symphony No. 2
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 60594
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8:22 Aaron Copland - Nocturne for Violin and Piano
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Andre-Michel Schub, piano
RCA 68114
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8:16 Andrew York - Pacific Coast Highway
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3163
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7 - 8 PM

7:50 Samuel Adler - Viola Concerto
Aleksandrs Vilumanis, conductor
Latvian National Symphony Orchestra
Randolph Kelly, viola
Albany 558
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7:47 Irving Berlin - Puttin' on the Ritz
Joseph Swenson, violin
Jeffrey Kahane, piano
MPR 201
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7:40 Richard Rodgers - Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
John Mauceri, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Philips 446 404
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7:38 Jerome Kern - The Land Where the Good Songs Go
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Andre Previn, piano
Philips 442 129
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7:24 Alexander Borodin - Polovtsian Dances
Neeme Jaervi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony
DG 435 757
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7:15 Hugo Alfven - Aftonen (Evening)
Mack Wilberg, conductor
Men of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tabernacle 5053126
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7:02 Louis Theodore Gouvy - Symphony breve
Jacques Mercier, conductor
German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777382
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6 - 7 PM

6:35 Edvard Grieg - Violin (Concerto) No. 1
Tromso Chamber Orchestra
Henning Kraggerud, violin
Naxos 573137
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6:25 Caccini - Alleluia
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tabernacle 5053126
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6:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - March
Robert Johnson, conductor
New York Philomusica
NY Philomusica 122
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6:07 Giacomo Meyerbeer - Fantasy for Clarinet and String Quartet
Consortium Classicum
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
Orfeo 314941
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6:01 Edward Elgar - Starlight Express: Waltz
George Hurst, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8432
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5 - 6 PM

5:56 Ludwig van Beethoven - Septet: 4th movement
New Vienna Octet
London/Decca 414576
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5:27 Lars-Eric Larsson - Pastoral Suite
Jan-Olav Weden, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
BIS 165
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5:20 Ludovico Einaudi - I giorni
Simon Halsey, conductor
German Chamber Orchestra Berlin
Daniel Hope, violin
Jacques Ammon, piano
DG 17999
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5:10 George Gershwin - Someone to Watch Over Me
Philip Smith, trumpet
Joseph Turrin, piano
Cala 516
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5:02 Gioacchino Rossini - The Journey to Rheims: Overture
Antal Dorati, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR 100203-5
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4 - 5 PM

4:48 Luigi Boccherini - String Quartet No. 6: 1st movement
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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4:35 Richard Wagner - The Flying Dutchman: Overture
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
RCA 63143
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4:24 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 90: 1st movement
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
Virgin 91141
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4:21 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 4: Rejouissance
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 3134
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4:14 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Prelude on Rhosymedre
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tabernacle 610
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4:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 20: Romance
Christian Zacharias, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 16888
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3 - 4 PM

3:30 Jean Sibelius - Violin Concerto
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 65949
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3:27 Tomas Velasco - Chorus of the Muses
The Harp Consort
DHM 77355
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3:17 George Frideric Handel - Semele: Where E'er You Walk
Lynn Harrell, cello
Bruno Canino, piano
London/Decca 425611
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3:03 Lorenzo Zavateri - Concerto No. 12
Gottfried von der Goltz, conductor
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
DHM 77352
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3:00 Sergei Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet: Menuet
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80597
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Noon - 1 PM

12:54 Fritz Kreisler - Recitativo & Scherzo
James Ehnes, violin
Analekta 3159
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12:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Oboe Concerto
James Levine, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Hansjorg Schellenberger, oboe
DG 429750
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12:23 Maurice Ravel - Alborada del Gracioso
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 5720
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12:18 George Frideric Handel - Aria
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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12:07 Johannes Brahms - Academic Festival Overture
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 61846
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11 - Noon

11:58 Emil Reesen - Greenlandic Folk Music
Bo Holten, conductor
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra
Dacapo 226031
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11:51 Emmanuel Chabrier - Le Roi malgre lui (The King in Spite of Himself): Fete polonaise
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Orchestra de la Suisse Romande
Chandos 5122
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11:39 Francesco Geminiani - Concerto Grosso No. 6 (after Corelli)
Andrew Manze, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Harmonia Mundi 907261
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11:35 Aaron Copland - Old American Songs: I Bought Me a Cat
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Utah Symphony Orchestra
Don Becker, baritone
Sony 42140
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11:02 George Gershwin - Piano Concerto
Andre Previn, conductor
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Andre Previn, piano
Philips 456934
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10 - 11 AM

10:53 Richard Wagner - The Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 44657
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10:32 Edvard Grieg - Holberg Suite
Terje Tonnesen, conductor
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra
Bis 147
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10:09 Joaquin Rodrigo - Summer Concerto
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Michael Guttman, violin
ASV 855
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10:00 Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Roy Goodman, conductor
Hanover Band
Nimbus 5318
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9 - 10 AM

9:47 George Frederic Handel - Trio Sonata in F, Op. 2 No. 4
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5050
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9:07 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
Hans Vonk, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 63937
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9:03 Robert Schumann - Schlummerlied (Slumber Song)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano
Cedille 139
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8 - 9 AM

8:48 Robin Milford - Festival Suite
Guildhall Strings
Hyperion 67444
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8:37 Claude Debussy - Images for Orchestra: Spring Rondo
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
DG 435766
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8:32 Antonin Dvorak - Waltz No. 1
Stamitz Quartet
Bayer 100144
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8:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 8: 3rd movement
Carlo Fabiano, conductor
Mantova Chamber Orchestra
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67840
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8:18 Leonard Bernstein - Mass: Simple Song
Canadian Brass
RCA 68633
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8:09 Arturo Marquez - Conga del Fuego
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
DG 13458
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8:04 Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin: Prelude
Hugh Wolff, conductor
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Teldec 74006
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 Luigi Boccherini - Minuet
I Solisti Italiani
Denon 75040
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7:51 Pietro Mascagni - L'Amico Fritz: Cherry Duet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
EMI 56117
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7:47 Frank Bridge - Cherry Ripe
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5366
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7:32 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 3 "Il gardellino" ("The Goldfinch")
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 39062
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7:27 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 8
Razumovsky Sinfonia
Norbert Kraft, g
Naxos 553037
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7:22 Gabriel Faure - Canticle of Jean Racine
German Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Hope, v
DG 17999
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7:08 Frederick Delius - Florida Suite: By the River
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Argo 430206
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7:04 Jorge Morel - Danza Brasileira
Gerald Garcia, guitar
Naxos 550273
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6 - 7 AM

6:55 Gabriel Pierne - Canzonetta
Gervase de Peyer, clarinet
Gwenneth Pryor, piano
Chandos 8526
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6:48 Arthur Bird - Suite: 4th movement
Eugene Corporon, conductor
North Texas Chamber Players
Klavier 11071
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6:40 Leonard Bernstein - West Side Story: Selections
Katia & Marielle Labeque, p
Sony 45531
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6:31 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Overture
Libor Pesek, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 59285
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6:24 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 40: 3rd movement
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Oiseau-Lyre 433661
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6:20 Moritz Moszkowski - Etincelles (Sparks)
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4790084
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6:11 Hubert Parry - An English Suite: Prelude
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
EMI 47671
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6:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sheep May Safely Graze
Paul Shure, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 47195
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5 - 6 AM

5:38 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Quintet for Piano and Winds
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 422592
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5:25 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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5:20 Traditional - Sevillanas
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Telarc 80593
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5:06 George Frideric Handel - Harp Concerto
Stephen Stubbs, conductor
Seattle Baroque Orchestra
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2541
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5:01 Tamezo Narita - The Seawall Song
Jean-Francois Paillard, conductor
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Denon 7330
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4 - 5 AM

4:25 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 100918
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4:14 Carlos Salzedo - Scintillation
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71273
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4:10 John Bull - The King's Hunting Jig
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
London/Decca 417524
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4:06 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Return of Maxim: Waltz
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3257
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4:01 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084
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3 - 4 AM

3:17 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 2
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 54804
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3:09 Richard Dubugnon - Return to Montfort-l'Amaury
Janine Jansen, violin
Itamar Golan, piano
London/Decca 15249
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3:06 Pierre Phalese - Galliard "Traditore"
David Munrow, conductor
Early Music Consort of London
Testament 1250
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3:01 Franz Schmidt - Notre Dame: Intermezzo
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Erato 88103
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2 - 3 AM

2:26 Richard Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra
Pierre Boulez, conductor
DG 457649
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2:23 Antonio Lotti - Sonata: Finale
Eroica Trio
EMI 56873
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2:13 Aaron Copland - Quiet City
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
London/Decca 1231
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2:06 William Alwyn - Suite for Oboe and Harp
Sarah Francis, oboe
Lucy Wakeford, harp
Naxos 572425
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2:01 Gaspar Cassado - Requiebros (Gallantry)
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897
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1 - 2 AM

1:35 Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari - Idillo-Concertino
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Roma Symphonic Orchestra
Andrew Tenaglia, oboe
Naxos 572921
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1:29 David Popper - Dedication (Widmung)
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 111
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1:09 Gabriel Faure - Dolly Suite
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
DG 423089
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1:06 Edvard Grieg - Lullaby
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602
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1:01 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dances: Selected
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Hungaroton 12571
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:49 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 2
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907014
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12:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 5 "Turkish"
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
RCA 60152
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12:14 Ricardo Castro - Waltz Amoroso
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Cedille 132
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12:06 George Frideric Handel - Overture to "Otho"
Nicholas Ward, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430
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12:01 Jean-Joseph Mondonville - Sonata No. 4: Aria
Luc Beausejour, harpsichord
Analekta 9920
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