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Highlights from August 26 to September 2

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Teresa Root.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The Jasper String Quartet plays Haydn in St. Cloud.
Friday, 2 pm: The Copper Street Brass Quintet, live from the State Fair.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Telling Tales.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: From the 2014 BBC Proms, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform an all-Russian program.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen: Music for Wind Band.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:28 Ottorino Respighi - String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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11:18 Franz Lehar - Gypsy Love
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra
EMI 74735
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11:13 Mario Armengol - The Wind (El Viento)
Isabelle Perrin, harp
Baltazar Juarez, harp
Quindecim 194
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11:06 Giuseppe Torelli - Trumpet Concerto in D
Jahja Ling, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Rolf Smedvig, trumpet
Telarc 80232
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11:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 5: Gavottes 1 and 2
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 47191
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10 - 11 PM

10:54 Dmitri Shostakovich - Prelude & Fugue No. 22
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London 466 066
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10:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Concerto
Karl Bohm, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Alfred Prinz, clarinet
DG 413 552
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10:17 George Frideric Handel - Giulio Cesare: V'adoro, pupille (I adore you, dear eyes)
Harry Bicket, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Renee Fleming, soprano
London/Decca 3160
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9 - 10 PM

9:33 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet
Belcea Quartet
Thomas Ades, piano
EMI 57664
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9:23 William Boyce - Trio Sonata No. 11
Peter Holman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 67151
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9:20 Henry Purcell - Remember not, Lord, our offenses
Calmus Ensemble Leipzig
MPR Recording 121113
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9:11 Ralph Vaughan Williams - 6 Studies in English Folk Song
Janet Hilton, clarinet
Keith Swallow, piano
Chandos 8683
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8 - 9 PM

8:11 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano
DG 413454
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8:02 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4: IV
Gustav Mahler, piano
Teldec 43932
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7 - 8 PM

7:43 Sergei Prokofiev - Duet of the Prince and Cinderella
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 64289
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7:29 Ludwig van Beethoven - Variations on Handel's "See, The Conquering Hero Comes"
Joel Krosnick, cello
Gilbert Kalish, piano
Arabesque 6656
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7:25 Carlo Pollarolo - La vendetta d'amore: Sinfonia
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Simon Munday, trumpet
Avie 2257
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7:19 Scott Joplin - Searchlight Rag
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 67061
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7:09 Walter Piston - Serenata for Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
New York Chamber Symphony
Delos 3106
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7:07 Anthony Holborne - Elizabethan Dance Suite
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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6 - 7 PM

6:49 Antonin Dvorak - Quartet No. 14: Finale
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc 80282
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6:38 Johann Sebastian Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: selections
Til Fellner, piano
ECM 1853
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6:23 Matthew-Frederic Blasius - Harmonic Suite No. 3
Mozzafiato
Sony 68263
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6:21 William S Lloyd Webber - Three Spring Miniatures: Tree Tops
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Chandos 9595
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6:08 Erich Korngold - The Sea Hawk
James DePreist, conductor
The Oregon Symphony
Delos 3234
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6:02 Thomas C. Kelly - Pastoral and Reel
Fionnuala Hunt, conductor
Irish Chamber Orchestra
Black Box 1003
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5 - 6 PM

5:47 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 2
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
William Purvis, horn
DG 423623
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5:39 Peter Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1: Finale
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Andre Watts, piano
Telarc 80386
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5:35 George Kroll - Banjo and Fiddle
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Sandra Rivers, piano
EMI 54576
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5:20 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphonic Dances: 3rd movement
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573051
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5:10 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5: 3rd movement
Academy of Ancient Music Berlin
Harmonia Mundi 901634
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5:02 Richard Strauss - The Bourgeois Gentleman: Entrance and Dance of the Tailors
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
New York Chamber Symphony
Pro Arte 448
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4 - 5 PM

4:55 Joaquin Rodrigo - Fandango & Zapateado
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 414161
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4:40 Robert Schumann - Introduction and Allegro Concertante
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 64577
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4:31 Louis Spohr - Grand Nonetto: Finale
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
DG 427640
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4:23 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Flutes
Jean-Pierre Rampal, conductor
Orchestra of the Mozarteum
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 45930
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4:18 George Frideric Handel - The Harmonious Blacksmith
Earl Wild, piano
Sony 62036
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4:13 Traditional Irish - My Lodging is on the Cold Ground
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80492
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4:03 Malcolm Arnold - Four Scottish Dances
Keith Lockhart, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 68901
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3 - 4 PM

3:57 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 202: Aria
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano
Stephen Taylor, oboe
Arabesque 6690
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3:48 Francesco Geminiani - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
ASV 724
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3:45 Franz Schubert - Musical Moment No. 3
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 422076
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3:20 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Quintet
Composers String Quartet
Eddie Daniels, clarinet
Reference 40
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3:06 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 2127
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3:01 Henri Vieuxtemps, arr. Bailey - Souvenir of America
Zuill Bailey, cello
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Delos 3326
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Noon - 1 PM

12:53 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Prelude in G major
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 414417
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12:47 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on "Greensleeves"
John Barbirolli, conductor
Sinfonia of London
EMI 47537
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12:44 Astor Piazzolla - Bordel 1900
Augustin Hadelich, violin
Pablo Sainz Villegas, guitar
Avie 2280
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12:23 Ludwig Lebrun - Oboe Concerto No. 4
Jan Willem de Vriend, conductor
Radio Chamber Orchestra
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198
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12:21 Modest Mussorgsky - Gopak
Theodore Kuchar, conductor
National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
Naxos 555924
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12:15 Jules Massenet - Thais: Meditation
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Abbey Road Ensemble
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475
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12:03 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 37
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67554
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11 - Noon

11:56 Gaspar Fernandes - Spanish Renaissance Dance
Piffaro
Archiv 453441
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11:47 Hector Berlioz - Corsair: Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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11:44 Maria Schneider - Winter Morning Walks: All Night, in Gusty Winds
Australian Chamber Orchestra
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Jay Anderson, bass
Frank Kimbrough, piano
Scott Robinson, clarinets
ArtistShare 121
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11:38 Johann Sebastian Bach - Invention, Aria, and Prelude
Renaud Capucon, violin
Gautier Capucon, cello
Virgin 32626
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11:09 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 24
Claus Peter Flor, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Justus Frantz, piano
Eurodisc 69000
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11:02 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 2
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Philips 454363
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10 - 11 AM

10:49 Giuseppe Verdi - The Sicilian Vespers Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
RCA 31378
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10:08 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream Suite
Peter Maag, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Jennifer Vyvyan, soprano
Marion Lowe, soprano
London/Decca 466990
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10:01 Ottorino Respighi - Berceuse (Lullaby)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano
Cedille 139
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9 - 10 AM

9:33 Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 431160
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9:12 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 13
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80363
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9:01 Jeremiah Clarke - Trumpet Voluntary Suite
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5155
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8 - 9 AM

8:52 Claude Debussy - Nocturnes: Nuages; Fetes
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
DG 415370
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8:38 Bohuslav Martinu - Nonetto: 1st movement
Sinfonia Lahti Chamber Ensemble
Bis 653
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8:31 Felix Mendelssohn - Octet: Finale
Emerson String Quartet
DG 3888
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8:19 Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger (The Mastersingers): Prelude
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 46286
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8:17 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo No. 3
Earl Wild, piano
Ivory 72008
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8:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Turkish Rondo
Canadian Brass
Steinway & Sons 30008
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7 - 8 AM

7:52 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 4: 4th mvt
John O'Conor, p
Telarc 80363
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7:38 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 3: 3rd movement
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573051
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7:33 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Polka V.R.
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
RCA 7754
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7:20 Antonio Vivaldi - Dresden Concerto for Violin, 2 Oboes, 2 Recorders and Bassoon
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Philips 420216
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7:07 Nicola Matteis - Two Ayres
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5010
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7:04 George Harrison - Here Comes the Sun
Goran Sollscher, g
DG 447104
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6 - 7 AM

6:53 Franz von Suppe - Tantalus's Torment Overture
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Sony 44932
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6:50 Lennox Berkeley - Serenade for Strings: 1st mvt
Lennox Berkeley, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Lyrita 226
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6:44 Ludwig van Beethoven - Fur Elise
Antonin Kubalek, piano
Dorian 90218
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6:35 Antonin Dvorak - Prague Waltzes
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464647
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6:31 Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No. 1: Waltz
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 55601
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6:23 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Handel and Haydn Society
Avie 2065
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6:20 Jerome Moross - Piano Quintet: 3rd movement
Korngold Quartet
Scot Woolley, piano
Bay Cities 1037
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6:10 Anonymous - Saltarello
Calliope
Summit 112
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6:04 Gioacchino Rossini - Marriage Contract: Overture
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 414407
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5 - 6 AM

5:44 Edvard Grieg - Lyric Suite
Yondani Butt, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Brilliant 93516
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5:22 George Gershwin - An American in Paris
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Virgin 91431
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5:16 Randall Thompson - Alleluia
Ying Quartet
Dorian 92166
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5:06 Germaine Tailleferre - Harp Sonata
Maria Graf, harp
Philips 432103
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5:02 David Matthews - Total Tango
George Vass, conductor
Orchestra Nova
Dutton 7189
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4 - 5 AM

4:45 Johann Christian Bach - Symphony Concertante No. 4
Simon Standage, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Chandos 540
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4:19 Carl Maria von Weber - Piano Concerto No. 1
Colin Davis, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
RCA 68219
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4:14 Stephen Goss - The Chinese Garden: Red Flowers Blooming All Over the Mountain
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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4:06 Aldemaro Romero - Suite No. 1: Fuga con Pajarillo
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
DG 11340
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4:01 Carl Nielsen - Wind Quintet: Minuet
Bergen Wind Quintet
Bis 428
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3 - 4 AM

3:32 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 86
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 426169
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3:20 Felix Mendelssohn - Overture for Wind Instruments
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 423104
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3:09 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Concerto: finale
Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Uto Ughi, violin
RCA 6536
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3:06 Gabriel Pierne - Entrance of the Little Fauns
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
RCA 7716
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3:01 John Playford - Moll Peatly and Johney Cock Thy Beaver
Apollo's Banquet
Harmonia Mundi 907186
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2 - 3 AM

2:26 Ferdinand Ries - Symphony No. 8
Howard Griffiths, conductor
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
CPO 999904
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2:24 Claudio Monteverdi - Suite from L'Orfeo: Vanne Orfeo
Canadian Brass
Opening Day 7380
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2:08 Jon Lord - Disguises: M.A.s.q.u.e.
Paul Mann, conductor
Odense Symphony Orchestra
EMI 90528
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2:06 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 470291
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2:01 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 2
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464601
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1 - 2 AM

1:43 Alfred Schnittke - Suite in the Old Style
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60370
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1:10 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 26
Colin Davis, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 61698
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1:06 Traditional - We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Gothic 49243
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1:01 Arturo Marquez - Danzon No. 5 "Windows to the Dawn"
Caracas Clarinet Quartet
Cacao Musica 8
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:32 Claude Debussy - String Quartet
Ebene Quartet
Virgin 19045
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12:25 Gabriel Faure - Pavane
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421440
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12:19 Mikhail Glinka - Nocturne "Parting"
Alexei Lubimov, piano
ECM 1771
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12:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Bassoon Concerto
L'Aura Soave Cremona
Sergio Azzolini, bassoon
Naive 30539
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12:01 George Rochberg - Caprice Variations: Nos. 11, 12, 15
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67133
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