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Highlights from July 22 to 29

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: veterinarian Kate An Hunter.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Carnegie Hall Live: The National Youth Orchestra.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: David Finckel and Wu Han play Debussy, from a 2013 Music in the Park recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Bach's the Best.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Music for Two Violinists and Orchestra, played by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Thursday, June 5, 2014

11 - Midnight

11:39 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80368
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11:14 Etienne Mehul - Symphony No. 2
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Musicians of the Louvre
Erato 45026
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11:10 Gabriel Faure - Maria, Mater gratiae
Cambridge Singers
John Scott, organ
Collegium 109
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11:06 Robert Helps - Hommage to Faure
Naomi Niskala, piano
Albany 925
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11:01 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084
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10 - 11 PM

10:53 Leo Delibes, transcribed O'Riley - Lakme: Viens, Malika (Flower Duet)
Christopher O'Riley, piano
MPR 202
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10:22 Hector Berlioz - Nuits d'ete
Charles Munch, conductor
Boston Symphony
Victoria de los Angeles, soprano
RCA 60681
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10:13 Georges Auric - Ouverture
Antal Dorati, conductor
London Symphony
Mercury 434 335
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10:03 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto No 10 La Caccia
Nicholas Kraemer, conductor
Raglan Baroque Players
Monica Huggett, violin
Virgin 90803
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9 - 10 PM

9:50 Francis Poulenc - Clarinet Sonata
Richard Hosford, clarinet
Ian Brown, piano
Hyperion 67256
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9:16 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 5
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1986
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9:14 Jean Sibelius - Hymnus
Matti Hyokki, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic
Finlandia 205
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9:00 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Suite No. 2 for Two Pianos
Martha Argerich, piano
Nelson Freire, piano
Philips 446557
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8 - 9 PM

8:44 Traditional - Kalinka
Soviet Army Chorus
EMI 47833
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8:11 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 5 "Turkish"
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
RCA 60152
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8:04 Tomaso Albinoni/Remo Giazotto - Adagio
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Philips 416361
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7 - 8 PM

7:35 Kurt Atterberg - Symphony No. 6 "Dollar"
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 5116
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7:30 Franz Schubert - An den Mond (To the moon)
Matthias Goerne, baritone
Andreas Haefliger, piano
London 452 917
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7:05 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Quintet
Composers Quartet
Eddie Daniels, clarinet
Reference 40
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7:00 Charlie Chaplin - Modern Times: Smile
Gidon Kremer, violin
Oleg Maisenberg, piano
Teldec 17222
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6 - 7 PM

6:38 Alexander Glazunov - Violin Concerto
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Warner 67946
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6:30 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 10
Adam Fischer, conductor
Danish National Chamber Orchestra
DaCapo 220538
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6:24 Percy Grainger - Blithe Bells
Richard Hickox, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9493
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6:21 Nicolas Vallet - Carillon de village
Toyohiko Satoh, lute
RN 93091
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6:15 The Writer's Almanac
6:07 Antonio Bazzini - The Dance of the Goblins (La ronde des Lutins)
Maxence Larrieu, flute
Susanna Mildonian, harp
Denon 7301
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5 - 6 PM

5:58 Michael Torke - Javelin
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 452 101
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5:52 Emmanuel Chabrier - Pastoral Suite: Villagers' Dance
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8852
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5:40 George Frideric Handel - Trio Sonata No. 3
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 901379
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5:35 Morten Lauridsen - Dirait-on from Songs of the Rose
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Singers 3297
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5:23 Georg Anton Benda - Symphony No. 1
Christian Benda, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 553408
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5:16 Joaquin Rodrigo - Fantasia for a Gentleman: Canario
Garcia Navarro, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Narciso Yepes, guitar
DG 435846
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5:10 Johannes Brahms - String Quintet No. 2: 4th movement
Chiara String Quartet
Roger Tapping, viola
Azica 71289
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5:01 Ludwig van Beethoven - Konig Stephan (King Stephen): Overture
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Philips 438706
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4 - 5 PM

4:54 Georges Bizet - Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants)
Michel Plasson, conductor
Orchestra of Toulouse
EMI 54765
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4:32 Franz Schubert - Musical Moment No. 3
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80369
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4:31 Mily Balakirev - Overture on Three Russian Themes
Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Hyperion 66586
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4:17 Antonin Dvorak - Polka
Antal Dorati, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414370
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4:15 Composers Datebook
4:04 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto for Two Flutes
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor
Rebel
Matthias Maute, recorder
Sophie Lariviere, recorder
Bridge 9421
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Aaron Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 1606
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3:40 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 17
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 462903
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3:37 Traditional - The Cuckoo
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 120
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3:33 Edvard Grieg - March of the Trolls
Okku Kamu, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 61881
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3:15 Maurice Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2
Clinton Smith, conductor
St. Cloud Symphony Orchestra
MPR Recording 131026
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3:08 Florian Leopold Gassmann - Gli uccellatori (The Birdcatchers): Overture
Sylvia Alimena, conductor
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 570421
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3:00 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4: 1st movement
Max Pommer, conductor
New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig
Capriccio 10042
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 Performance Today

1 - 2 PM

1:00 Performance Today

Noon - 1 PM

12:50 Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 1 "Spring": 1st movement
Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor
Chamber Orchetsra of Europe
DG 4792437
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12:31 Johann Sebastian Bach - Triple Concerto for Flute, Violin, and Harpsichord
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
Andrew Manze, violin
Ton Koopman, harpsichord
Erato 16163
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12:09 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2: Rondo
Rudolf Buchbinder, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Sony 75753
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11 - Noon

11:56 John Knowles Paine - Overture to Shakespeare's "As You Like It"
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Naxos 559747
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11:53 Morten Lauridsen - Four Madrigals: To One That Desired To Know My Mistris
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
The Singers 3297
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11:31 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 34
Colin Davis, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Philips 426236
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11:16 Edward Elgar - Introduction and Allegro
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5210
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11:11 Joaquin Malats - Spanish Serenade
Xuefei Yang, guitar
Warner 63662
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10 - 11 AM

10:57 Giovanni Platti - Concerto grosso in the style of Corelli
Stefano Veggetti, conductor
Ensemble Cordia
Brilliant 94722
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10:50 Alexander Scriabin - Waltz
Sean Chen, piano
Steinway & Sons 30029
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10:21 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 3
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 55533
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10:13 Camille Saint-Saens - Wedding Cake
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
David Owen Norris, piano
Chandos 9246
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10:05 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 4
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor
Rebel
Matthias Maute, flute
Bridge 9377
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9 - 10 AM

9:49 Richard Strauss - Horn Concerto No. 1
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Gerd Seifert, horn
Sony 45800
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9:22 Josef Suk - Serenade for Strings
Joseph Suk, conductor
Suk Chamber Orchestra
Vox 7540
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9:22 Maurice Ravel - Alborada del Gracioso (Morning Song of the Jester)
Leopold Stokowski, conductor
French National Radio and Television Orchestra
EMI 65423
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9:02 Henry Litolff - Concerto Symphonique No. 4: Scherzo
Mario Bernardi, conductor
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Arthur Ozolins, piano
CBC 5052
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8 - 9 AM

8:54 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake: Pas d'action
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic Orchestra
David Nadien, v
Sony 63162
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8:51 Manuel de Falla - The Three-Cornered Hat: Neighbor's Dance
Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
MCA 25887
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8:45 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Otto Klemperer, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 47230
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8:36 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 4: Allemande
Nigel North, lute
Linn 300
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8:21 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Philips 454363
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8:17 Arcangelo Corelli - Violin Sonata: 1st movement
Leslie Shank, violin
Joseph Hagedorn, guitar
Centaur 2838
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8:15 Composers Datebook
8:12 Morton Gould - Interplay: Gavotte
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
William Tritt, p
Telarc 80112
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8:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Quintet for piano and winds: 3rd movement
Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 55013
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7 - 8 AM

7:54 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Strings: Waltz
Josef Suk, conductor
Suk Chamber Orchestra
Vox 7540
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7:47 Emil Hartmann - Nordic Folk Dances: Scherzo, Nordic Folk Dance
Bo Holten, conductor
Copenhagen Philharmonic Orchestra
Dacapo 226041
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7:44 Josef Myslivecek - Cello Concerto: 3rd movement
Drostan Hall, conductor
Camerata Chicago
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 142
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7:34 Niccolo Paganini - Caprice No. 24
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718
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7:31 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 5 "Black Keys"
Yundi Li, piano
DG 471479
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7:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Lucio Silla: Overture
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
L'Oiseau-Lyre 417592
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7:19 Manuel de Falla - Seven Popular Spanish Songs: The Moorish Cloth; Seguidilla
Edward Gardner, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 53255
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7:14 Top Score
7:11 Giacomo Puccini - La Boheme: Musetta's Waltz
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Telarc 80260
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7:04 Leroy Anderson - Piano Concerto: 3rd Movement
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Telarc 80112
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6 - 7 AM

6:52 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 49: Sinfonia
Rainer Kussmaul, conductor
Berlin Baroque Soloists
DG 10052
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6:47 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Sonatina: 1st movement
William Bennett, flute
Simon Wynberg, guitar
ASV 692
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6:41 Wolfgang Mozart - Symphony No. 29: 2nd mvt
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 61132
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6:32 Claude Debussy - Images for Orchestra: Spring Rondo
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 68327
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6:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Quintet for Piano and Winds: 3rd movement
Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 55013
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6:20 William Boyce - Trio Sonata No. 8: 2nd movement (Allemanda)
Peter Holman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 67151
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6:15 The Writer's Almanac
6:09 Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartet No. 62 "Emperor": Minuet
Emerson String Quartet
DG 427657
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6:04 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Mlada: Procession of the Nobles
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 39786
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5 - 6 AM

5:43 Alfred Schnittke - Suite in the Old Style
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60370
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5:41 Mauro Giuliani - My Lodging is on the Cold Ground
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80492
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5:30 Heinrich Biber - Sonorous Table Suite (Mensa sonora): Part 6
Garry Clarke, conductor
Baroque Band
Cedille 116
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5:19 Thomas Arne - Symphony No. 2
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8403
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5:12 Engelbert Humperdinck - Hansel and Gretel: Evening Prayer
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
RCA 5959
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5:06 Gabriel Faure - Fantasy for Flute and Piano
Michael Debost, flute
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 62545
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5:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Aleko: Women's Dance
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 69025
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4 - 5 AM

4:38 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 2
Jorg Faerber, conductor
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 60900
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4:34 Hildegard von Bingen - Hail, O greenest branch
Barbara Thornton, conductor
Sequentia
DHM 77320
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4:24 George Frideric Handel - Keyboard Suite No. 5 ("Harmonious Blacksmith")
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 62785
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4:10 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Autumn
David Lockington, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7790
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4:06 Leo Brouwer - Afro-Cuban Lullaby
Berta Rojas, guitar
Dorian 80159
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4:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Coronation March for Alexander 3rd
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Philips 420804
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3 - 4 AM

3:50 Jean Francaix - Divertissement for Bassoon and String Quintet
Charis Ensemble
Dabringhaus 3300
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3:46 Michael Nyman - The Piano: Big My Secret
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
London/Decca 20135
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3:12 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1416
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3:06 Gary Schocker - Beyond the Fog: Mist
Emily Mitchell, harp
Gary Schocker, flute
Azica 71272
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3:02 Aaron Copland - Red Pony Suite: The Gift
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61699
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2 - 3 AM

2:45 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 5: 4th Movement
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8552
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2:45 Franz Schubert - Landler No. 12
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Erato 37078
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2:11 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 38 "Prague"
Colin Davis, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Philips 416155
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2:06 John Foulds - Keltic Lament (Keltic Suite)
Sakari Oramo, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Warner 62999
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2:02 Miklos Rozsa - Madame Bovary: Waltz
Kenneth Alwyn, conductor
City of Prague Philharmonic
Silva 1056
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1 - 2 AM

1:54 Alexander Glazunov - Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Paris Orchestra
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 435781
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1:48 Frederic Chopin - Fantasy-Impromptu
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5617
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1:32 Morten Lauridsen - Songs of the Roses
Los Angeles Chamber Singers
RCM 19802
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1:06 Philip Glass - Violin Concerto
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 437091
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1:01 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Concerto Grosso: March
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5019
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:40 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 4 "Gassenhauer"
Vienna Piano Trio
Dabringhaus 3421685
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12:20 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 78
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429218
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12:14 Isaac Albeniz - Rumores de la Caleta (Murmurs from the Bay)
Susann McDonald, harp
Delos 3005
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12:06 Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade
Jupiter String Quartet
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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12:03 William Alwyn - Concerto Grosso No. 2: 1st movement
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 570145
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