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Highlights from April 15 to 21


Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Janet Tollund, travel agent and consultant.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The National Lutheran Choir.
Friday, 10am: Bach's St. Matthew Passion.
Saturday, 11 am: Metropolitan Opera: Arabella, by Richard Strauss.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: An Easter Offering.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: Handel's Messiah, performed by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Sunday, 8 pm: From Darkness to Light, with Bob Christiansen and Valerie Kahler.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: luthier John Waddle.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature.

Programming Highlights

Sunday, June 2, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:32 Ho Zhan Hao & Chen Kang - Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto
Lan Shui, conductor
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Gil Shaham, violin
Canary Classics 4
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11:26 Johannes Kapsberger - Arpegiatta and Canarios
Rolf Lislevand, baroque guitar
Astree 8516
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11:16 Jean Sibelius - The Oceanides
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Bis 1225
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11:08 Carl Nielsen - Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune
Gennady Rozhdestvensky, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9287
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11:06 Phillipe Gaubert - Madrigal
London Mozart Players
James Galway, flute
RCA 63725
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10 - 11 PM

10:51 Camille Saint-Saens - Fantasy for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581
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10:21 Richard Harvey - Concerto Incantato
Jean Thorel, conductor
City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong
Michala Petri, recorder
OUR Recordings 220606
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10:10 Alan Hovhaness - Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Telarc 80392
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10:06 Antonio Lauro - Venezuelan Dance (Seis por derecho)
John Williams, guitar
Sony 90451
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10:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 2: Prelude
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Vanguard 4083
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9 - 10 PM

9:48 Einojuhani Rautavaara - Isle of Bliss
Eri Klas, conductor
Netherlands Radio Symphony
Naxos 557009
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9:33 Robert Schumann - 3 Romances
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
RCA 6772
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9:22 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Serenade to Music
Vernon Handley, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8330
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9:10 Peter Tchaikovsky - Souvenir of a Beloved Place: Meditation
Israeli Virtuosi
Maxim Vengerov, violin
EMI 57164
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9:06 Frank Bridge - Sally in Our Alley
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5366
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9:01 Emile Sauret - Village Scenes: Pastorale
Michi Wiancko, violin
Dina Vainshtein, piano
Naxos 572366
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8 - 9 PM

8:48 George Butterworth - A Shropshire Lad
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5068
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8:41 Tomas Luis de Victoria - Alma Redemptoris Mater
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Kaori Muraji, guitar
London/Decca 9034
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8:26 Franz Schubert - Violin Sonatina No. 1
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 471568
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8:20 Richard Strauss - Lullaby (Wiegenlied)
Eivind Aadland, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Tine Thing Helseth, trumpet
EMI 88328
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8:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6: 1st Movement
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 419779
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8:01 Zdenek Fibich - At Twilight: Poem
Vaclav Smetacek, conductor
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Supraphon 101429
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8:00 Johann Sebastian Bach - Pastorale
Petronel Malan, piano
Hanssler 98424
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7 - 8 PM

7:43 Arvo Part - Estonian Lullaby: Kuus Kuus kallike
Hesperion XXI
Montserrat Figueras, soprano
Alia Vox 9826
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7:33 Keith Jarrett - Adagio for Oboe and String Orchestra
Thomas Crawford, conductor
Fairfield Orchestra
Marcia Butler, oboe
ECM 1450
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7:19 Jennifer Higdon - blue cathedral
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80596
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7:06 Eric Whitacre - The River Cam
Eric Whitacre, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
London/Decca 16636
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7:01 Theodore Dubois - Oboe Quintet: Canzonetta
Trio Hochelaga
Jean-Luc Plourde, viola
Atma 2385
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7:00 Gioacchino Rossini - William Tell Overture
Myung-Whun Chung, conductor
Saint Cecilia Orchestra
DG 471566
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6 - 7 PM

6:46 Ottorino Respighi - Roman Festivals
James DePreist, conductor
Oregon Symphony
Delos 3070
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6:13 Paulo Bellinati - Jongo
Duo Transatlantique
SELF PROD 314
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6:06 Johann Pachelbel - Canon and Gigue
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 415518
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6:01 Arturo Marquez - Danzon No. 5 "Windows to the Dawn"
Caracas Clarinet Quartet
Cacao Musica 8
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4 - 5 PM

4:21 Georg Philipp Telemann - Sinfonia melodica for Two Oboes
Rainer Kussmaul, conductor
Berlin Baroque Soloists
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
Vida Orlovsky, oboe
DG 5761
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4:09 Hector Berlioz - Corsair: Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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4:07 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Anthony Newman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244
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4:02 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet: Scherzo
Borodin Quartet
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
EMI 47009
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3 - 4 PM

3:50 Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata and Fugue
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Philips 432092
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3:13 Igor Stravinsky - The Rite of Spring
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 23611
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3:08 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Prelude No. 5
Julian Bream, guitar
RCA 6525
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3:06 Thomas Morley - Join Hands
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90142
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3:01 Franz Liszt - Waltz-Impromptu
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
EMI 69114
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 SymphonyCast

1 - 2 PM

1:00 SymphonyCast

11 - Noon

11:38 John Field - Piano Concerto No. 1
Janos Furst, conductor
New Irish Chamber Orchestra
John O'Conor, piano
Onyx 101
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11:28 Richard Strauss - Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 31755
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11:22 Kurt Weill - Lost in the Stars
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016
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11:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for 2 Violins
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Monica Huggett, violin
Erato 75358
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11:01 Alexander Borodin - String Quartet No. 2: Scherzo
Emerson Quartet
DG 471567
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10 - 11 AM

10:33 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 29
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Denon 9202
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10:18 Johann Hertel - Trumpet Concerto No. 1
Elgar Howarth, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 426311
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10:13 Ludwig Schwab - Berceuse ecossaise (Scottish Lullaby)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano
Cedille 139
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10:06 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 10
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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10:01 Johan Halvorsen - Entry March of the Boyars
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557017
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9 - 10 AM

9:50 Antonio Vivaldi - Mandolin Concerto
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67097
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9:37 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 40
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 416365
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9:27 Felix Mendelssohn - Athalia: Overture
Claus Peter Flor, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
RCA 7905
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9:06 E.J. Moeran - String Quartet No. 1
Vanbrugh String Quartet
ASV 1045
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9:01 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Villager's Dance
Geoffrey Simon, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8412
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8 - 9 AM

8:48 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 12
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 423626
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8:45 Henry Cowell - Fiddler's Jig
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Ashley Horne, violin
Koch 7282
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8:35 Clara Schumann - Three Romances
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 17923
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8:25 Isaac Albeniz - Iberia: Holy Festival in Seville
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80129
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8:16 Johann Quantz - Horn Concerto No. 3
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Barry Tuckwell, horn
London/Decca 417406
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8:07 Aram Khachaturian - Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Alexander Vedernikov, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
PentaTone 32
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8:01 John Playford - Moll Peatly and Johney Cock Thy Beaver
Apollo's Banquet
Harmonia Mundi 907186
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5 - 6 AM

5:37 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov - Caucasian Sketches: Suite No. 1
Maurice Abravanel, conductor
Utah Symphony Orchestra
Vanguard 5010
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5:20 Howard Hanson - Concerto da Camera
Ying Quartet
Adam Neiman, piano
Dorian 92166
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5:10 Alessandro Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Fabio Biondi, conductor
Europa Galante
Virgin 45495
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5:06 Manuel de Falla - 3 Cornered Hat: Neighbor's Dance
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Delos 3060
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5:01 Claude Debussy - Romantic Waltz
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622
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4 - 5 AM

4:45 Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
DG 419748
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4:30 Antonin Dvorak - Noon Witch
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8530
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4:25 Claudio Monteverdi - I want to leave this life
Emma Kirkby, soprano
Nonesuch 79125
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4:07 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 8 "Pathetique"
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
Hanssler 98201
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4:01 Alfred Hill - Symphony No. 5 "The Carnival": Allegro
Wilfred Lehmann, conductor
Queensland Symphony Orchestra
Marco Polo 223538
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3 - 4 AM

3:41 Carl Maria von Weber - Bassoon Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 432081
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3:34 Giacomo Puccini - Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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3:13 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 95
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
DHM 77275
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3:06 Frederic Chopin - Nocturne No. 17
Nelson Freire, piano
London/Decca 4782182
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3:01 Ferdinando Carulli - Guitar Sonata
Richard Savino, guitar
Naxos 553301
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2 - 3 AM

2:53 Arthur Foote - At Dusk
Fenwick Smith, flute
Northeastern 227
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2:21 Johann Wilhelm Wilms - Symphony No. 6
Werner Ehrhardt, conductor
Concerto Koln
Archiv 2998
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2:06 Hubert Parry - Lady Radnor's Suite
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Lyrita 220
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2:01 Anton Diabelli - Grand Serenade: Minuet
Neues Kammer Trio
Schwann 311562
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1 - 2 AM

1:38 Granville Bantock - Celtic Symphony
Vernon Handley, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Hyperion 66450
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1:34 Giovanni Gabrieli - Sonata with 3 Violins
Paul McCreesh, conductor
Gabrieli Consort
Archiv 449180
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1:28 Traditional - Steal Away
Chanticleer
Teldec 90878
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1:09 Dmitri Kabalevsky - Piano Concerto No. 3
Alun Francis, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
Michael Korstick, piano
CPO 777658
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1:06 Lou Harrison - A Waltz for Evelyn Hinrichson
David Tanenbaum, guitar
New Albion 55
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1:01 Trevor Duncan - The Girl from Corsica
Ronald Corp, conductor
The New London Orchestra
Hyperion 67148
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:35 Howard Hanson - Bold Island Suite
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80649
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12:24 Richard Strauss - Serenade for Winds
Edo de Waart, conductor
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Philips 438733
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12:21 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Don Giovanni: La ci darem la mano ("There, we shall join hands")
Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Saint Cecilia Orchestra
Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano
London/Decca 473380
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12:14 Frederic Chopin - Prelude No. 15 "Raindrop"
Stefan Vladar, piano
Harmonia Mundi 905260
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12:06 Richard Danielpour - The Awakened Heart: Epiphany
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Naxos 559712
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12:01 Santiago de Murcia - Canarios
Paul O'Dette, guitar
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Pedro Estevan, percussion
Pat O'Brien, guitar
Steve Player, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907212
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