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Highlights from August 19 to 26

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Bookstore owners Joe and Mary Keyes.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Discovering Dieterich Buxtehude.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: From the 2014 BBC Proms, the BBC Scottish Symphony plays Mahler's 9th Symphony.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Monday, June 2, 2014

11 - Midnight

11:25 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings
Joseph Silverstein, conductor
Utah Symphony Orchestra
Pro Arte 316
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11:14 Johann Fasch - Bassoon Concerto
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Dominic Teresi, bassoon
Analekta 9815
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11:09 Frederic Chopin - Nocturne No. 9
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 447096
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11:06 Sulkhan Tsintsadze - Miniatures: Sachidao
Avi Avital, mandolin
Simone Bernardini, violin
Amihai Grosz, viola
Zvi Plesser, cello
Klaus Stoll, double bass
Itamar Doari, percussion
DG 19758
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11:01 William Brade - German Dances
Brass Ensemble
Ludwig Guttler, trumpet
Capriccio 10146
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10 - 11 PM

10:52 Bela Bartok - Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra No. 1: 2nd movement
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Chicago Symphony
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 459 639
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10:28 Antonin Dvorak - Czech Suite
Libor Pesek, conductor
Czech Philharmonic
Virgin 90769
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10:23 Johannes Brahms - Wir wandelten (We Wandered)
Olaf Baer, baritone
Geoffrey Parsons, piano
EMI 64292
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10:21 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo No. 3
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 79154
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10:04 Carl Nielsen - Little Suite
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Sony 42321
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10:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Vespers: Rejoice, O Virgin
Nigel Short, conductor
Tenebrae
Signum 900
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9 - 10 PM

9:55 Felix Godefroid - Concert Study
Caroline Leonardelli, harp
Cen Classics 1453
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9:21 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4
Leif Ove Andsnes, conductor
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Sony 70548
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9:07 Percy Grainger - Lincolnshire Posy
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Mercury 432 754
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9:00 Edvard Grieg - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
DG 437 522
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8 - 9 PM

8:50 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Adagio for Violin and Orchestra
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Soovin Kim, violin
SPCO Live Recording 120322
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8:10 George Enescu - Octet
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Soovin Kim, violin
David Ying, cello
SPCO Live Recording 120322
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8:03 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo for Violin and Orchestra
Soovin Kim , conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 120322
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8:00 Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

7 - 8 PM

7:56 Traditional, arr Britten - The Salley Gardens
Arleen Auger, soprano
Dalton Baldwin, piano
Delos 3029
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7:54 W.B. Yeats - The Song of Wandering Aengus
Alistair Reid, reader
Albany 59
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7:28 Arnold Bax - String Quartet No. 1
English String Quartet
Chandos 8391
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7:11 Arnold Bax - In the Faery Hills
Vernon Handley, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Chandos 10362
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7:07 Giacomo Puccini - Madama Butterfly: Un bel di
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Mirella Freni, soprano
London  10578
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6 - 7 PM

6:40 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov - Caucasian Sketches
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80378
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6:24 Giacomo Puccini - Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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6:20 Felix Mendelssohn - Sweet Remembrance
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Samuel Sanders, piano
EMI 54882
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6:14 The Writer's Almanac
6:11 Luigi Boccherini - Minuet
Europe Galante
Virgin Classics 45421
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6:02 Georg Philipp Telemann - Horn Concerto
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Stewart Rose, horn
Arabesque 6750
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5 - 6 PM

5:55 Edvard Grieg - Lyric Pieces: Sommerfugl (Butterfly)
Eva Knardahl, piano
Bis 104
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5:51 Kip Jones - Documerica: Opening
ETHEL
concert recording
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5:32 Johann Christian Bach - Symphony for Double Orchestra
Simon Standage, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Chandos 540
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5:20 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor": Rondo
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 421718
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5:13 Felicien David - Spring Soiree No. 6
Limoges Baroque Ensemble
Laborie 11
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5:08 Francisco Tarrega - Las Dos Hermanitas (Two Sisters)
Celedonio Romero, guitar
Delos 1004
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5:00 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Overture
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 5606
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4 - 5 PM

4:45 John Williams - Jane Eyre
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops
Philips 420 946
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4:40 Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 439152
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4:31 Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67310
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4:21 Gioacchino Rossini - La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture
Christian Benda, conductor
Prague Sinfonia Orchestra
Naxos 570935
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4:17 Richard Harvey - Concerto Antico: Contredanse
Paul Daniel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 68337
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4:15 Composers Datebook
4:11 Jean Sibelius - Andante festivo
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5169
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Isaac Allen, violin
Areta Zhulla, violin
Bram Goldstein, violin
Grace Park, violin
Youming Chen, viola
Angela Choong, viola
Music@Menlo 20083
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3:49 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 40: Finale
Bruno Weil, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 9834
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3:37 Richard Strauss - Capriccio: String Sextet
Christian Thielemann, conductor
German Opera Orchestra
DG 449571
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3:31 Stephen Chatman - An Elizabethan Spring
Jon Washburn, conductor
Vancouver Chamber Choir
Centerdisques 3388
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3:20 Georg Philipp Telemann - Divertimento
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 463074
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3:06 George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Andre Previn, conductor
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Andre Previn, piano
Philips 412611
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3:00 Manuel de Falla - La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 Performance Today

1 - 2 PM

1:00 Performance Today

Noon - 1 PM

12:35 Johann Christoph Bach - Beloved and Beautiful (Meine Freundin, du bist schon)
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 474552
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12:31 Johann Sebastian Bach - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Nicholas Cleobury, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 416698
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12:25 Felix Mendelssohn - Wedding March
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
RCA 2084
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12:19 Edvard Grieg - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Balazs Szokolay
Naxos 550168
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12:13 Johann Pachelbel - Canon & Gigue
Stradivaria
Cypress 1633
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12:10 Marc Antione Charpentier - Te Deum: Prelude
Peter Hurford, conductor
Michael Laird Brass Ensemble
Argo 433451
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12:05 Richard Wagner - Lohengrin: The Bridal Chorus
Georg Solti, conductor
Vienna State Opera Orchestra & Chorus
London 467632
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12:04 Jeremiah Clarke - The Prince of Denmark's March
Geoffrey Simon, conductor
London Trumpet Sound
Cala 133
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12:00 Learning to Listen

11 - Noon

11:50 Giacomo Meyerbeer - L'Africaine
Michael Nesterowicz, conductor
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573076
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11:45 Enrique Albano - Serie Argentina: De la pampa y los cerros; Danza del Nanda herido; Vetisquero
Mirian Conti, piano
Steinway & Sons 30023
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11:06 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Teldec 43676
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11:01 William Byrd - Ave verum corpus (Hail, true body)
Graham Ross, conductor
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
Harmonia Mundi 907616
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10 - 11 AM

10:55 Modest Mussorgsky - The Nursery: With Nurse
Peter Breiner, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573016
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10:39 Johann Sebastian Bach - French Suite No. 2
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 447894
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10:25 Percy Grainger - To a Nordic Princess
Richard Hickox, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9721
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10:21 Giovanni Palestrina - Sicut cervus
Dennis Keene, conductor
Voices of Ascension
Delos 3165
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10:18 William Walton - Set me as a Seal
John Scott, conductor
The Choir of St. Paul's
Hyperion 666618
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10:08 Joaquin Rodrigo - Sones en la Giralda
Enrique Batiz, conductor
State of Mexico Symphony Orchestra
Ieuan Jones, harp
EMI 65901
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10:00 Frederic Chopin - Polonaise No. 6 "Heroic"
Martha Argerich, piano
EMI 56805
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9 - 10 AM

9:54 Joni Mitchell - Urge for Going
Nigel Kennedy, v
et al
EMI 56890
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9:21 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 3
Colin Davis, conductor
Staatskapelle Dresden
RCA 62673
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9:15 Click on Classical
9:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 61132
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9:01 Antonio Lauro - Maria Carolina
John Williams, guitar
Sony 90451
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8 - 9 AM

8:56 Donald Fraser - The Brady Bunch Theme in the Style of Mozart
Hollywood Chamber Symphony
Delos 3222
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8:45 Peter Tchaikovsky - Waltz-Scherzo
Yakov Kreizberg, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 95
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8:35 Jacques Ibert - Elizabethan Suite: Selections
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Newport 85531
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8:32 Domenico Scarlatti - Sonata
Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars
Nonesuch 79292
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8:22 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz)
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Pro Arte 224
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8:18 Edward Elgar - Pastourelle
Peter Pettinger, piano
Chandos 8438
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8:14 Composers Datebook
8:07 Giuseppe Torelli - Concerto for Four Violins
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 435393
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8:04 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Donald Fraser, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Crispian Steele-Perkins, trumpet
RCA 61002
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7 - 8 AM

7:53 Wolfgang Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik: 1st mvt
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 61132
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7:47 Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 2: 4th mvt
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Philips 442068
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7:37 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral": 1st movement
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 453701
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7:31 Carol Barnett - McKay
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
MPR Recording 20141
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7:26 Aaron Copland - Rodeo: Hoe-Down
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Dorian 92157
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7:17 Erich Korngold - Violin Concerto: Finale
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 439886
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7:10 George Frideric Handel - Passacaille, Gigue and Minuet
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 453451
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7:04 Traditional - Frere Jacques
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Marcophon 929
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6 - 7 AM

6:56 Thomas C. Kelly - Pastoral and Reel
Fionnuala Hunt, conductor
Irish Chamber Orchestra
Black Box 1003
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6:47 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Magic Flute: Overture
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 47014
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6:42 Robert Schumann - Piano Quintet: Scherzo
Leipzig String Quartet
Christian Zacharias, piano
Dabringhaus 3071610
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6:34 Henry Purcell - Fairy Queen: Suite
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80424
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6:21 Jules Massenet - Thais: Meditation
English Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
Osian Ellis, harp
EMI 56890
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6:15 The Writer's Almanac
6:11 Kurt Weill - The Threepenny Opera: Ballade of the Easy Life
tenThing
EMI 88326
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6:04 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 87: 4th movement
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Teldec 73133
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5 - 6 AM

5:37 Mike Oldfield - Music of the Spheres: Part Two
Karl Jenkins, conductor
Sinfonia Sfera Orchestra
Lang Lang, piano
London/Decca 10925
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5:34 Gabriel Faure - Pelleas and Melisande: Sicilienne
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 57052
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5:15 Carl Stamitz - Symphony "The Hunt"
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9358
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5:12 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 6 "Minute"
Ruth Laredo, piano
ESS.A.Y 1006
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5:06 Alessandro Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Fabio Biondi, conductor
Europa Galante
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 45495
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5:01 Emile Bernard - Divertissement: 2nd movement
Sylvan Winds
Koch 7081
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4 - 5 AM

4:30 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 21 "Elvira Madigan"
Sinfonia Varsovia
Jean-Bernard Pommier, piano
Virgin 61123
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4:19 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
James Galway, flute
RCA 7928
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4:09 Samuel Scheidt - Battle Suite
Donald Fraser, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
RCA 61541
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4:06 Silvius Weiss - Courante
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80693
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4:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 2: Prelude
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Vanguard 4083
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3 - 4 AM

3:32 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake Ballet Suite
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 425516
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3:28 Michel Blavet - Sonata No. 2 "L'Henriette": Finale
Brian Luce, flute
Carrol McLaughlin, harp
Albany 1464
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3:11 Richard Wagner - Tannhauser: Overture
Klaus Tennstedt, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 68616
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3:06 Leopold Godowsky - In the Streets of Old Batavia
Esther Budiardjo, piano
ProPiano 224529
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3:01 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Serenade
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Steven Isserlis, cello
Virgin 91134
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2 - 3 AM

2:49 Julius Rontgen - 6 Early Netherlands Dances
David Porcelijn, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777255
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2:39 Frank Bridge - There is a Willow Grows Aslant ...a Brook Impression for small o
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5366
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2:12 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Cello Concerto No. 2
Gustav Leonhardt, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Anner Bylsma, cello
Virgin 90800
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2:06 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo No. 4
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 79469
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2:01 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Invitation to the Polka
Alfred Walter, conductor
Slovak State Phiharmonic, Kosice
Marco Polo 223218
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1 - 2 AM

1:41 Mauro Giuliani - Serenata
Laurel Zucker, flute
Richard Savino, guitar
Cantilena 66012
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1:16 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8
Michael Gielen, conductor
Hanssler 93056
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1:08 George Frideric Handel - Passacaglia
Marion Hofmann, harp
Capriccio 10165
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1:06 Michael Nyman - The Diary of Anne Frank: Goodbye Moortie
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
London/Decca 20135
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1:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - The Seasons: October (Autumn Song)
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Ofra Harnoy, cello
RCA 60758
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:47 Johan Halvorsen - Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
Simax 1085
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12:41 Maurice Ravel - Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
London Brass
MCA 5955
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12:31 Claude Debussy - Premiere Rhapsodie
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Franklin Cohen, clarinet
DG 439896
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12:07 Johann Sebastian Bach - Two-Part Inventions
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Sony 79597
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12:01 Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartet No. 50: Minuet
Leipzig String Quartet
Dabringhaus 3071723
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