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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

Sunday, June 8, 2014

11 - Midnight

11:41 Franz Schubert - Fantasie for Piano Four-Hands
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Zhu Xiao-Mei, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901773
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11:37 Gomidas Vartabed - Tall as the Poplar Tree
Eduard Topchjan, conductor
Chamber Players of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra
Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano
Nonesuch 511487
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11:37 Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff - No. 40
Levon Eskenian, conductor
Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble
ECM 2236
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11:22 Arthur Honegger - Summer Pastorale
Michel Plasson, conductor
Orchestra of Toulouse
DG 435438
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11:06 Carlos Salzedo - Variations on an Ancient Theme
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80691
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11:01 Tigran Mansurian - Aria No. 3
Gil Rose, conductor
Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Kim Kashkashian, viola
ECM 2065
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10 - 11 PM

10:21 Leos Janacek - Idyll for String Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Nonesuch 79033
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10:10 Maurice Ravel - Sonatine
Martha Argerich, piano
EMI 57101
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10:06 Antoine de L'Hoyer - Guitar Duo No. 1: Rondo
Duo Transatlantique
SELF PROD 314
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10:01 Giuseppe Tartini - Cello Concerto: Larghetto
Paul Sacher, conductor
Collegium Musicum Zurich
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 429098
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10:00 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
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9 - 10 PM

9:41 Benjamin Wallfisch - Summer in February: Final Kiss
Benjamin Wallfisch, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of London
Yuja Wang, piano
Jack Liebeck, violin
Raphael Wallfisch, cello
DG 4791029
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9:24 Edvard Grieg - Lyric Suite
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572403
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9:18 Traditional - Sleep Baby Sleep
Lisa Delan, soprano
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Oxingale 2023
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9:18 Charles Tomlinson Griffes - The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3099
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9:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Adagio for glass harmonica
John Williams, guitar
Sony 66245
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8 - 9 PM

8:48 Franz Schubert - Piano Trio "Notturno"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 412620
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8:45 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 140: Wann kommst du, mein Heil?
Alexander Liebreich, conductor
Munich Chamber Orchestra
Hilary Hahn, violin
Christine Schafer, soprano
Matthias Goerne, bass
DG 13832
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8:45 Ralph Vaughan Williams - 5 Variants of Dives and Lazarus
Richard Studt, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Naxos 550823
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8:25 Ennio Morricone - The Betrothed: Addio Monti
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737
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8:07 Claude Debussy - Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Nash Ensemble
Virgin 61427
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8:01 Frederick Delius - Two Aquarelles
Eric Fenby, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Unicorn 2077
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8:01 Lorenzo Palomo - Cienfuegos Concerto: Song to the Night
Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, conductor
Seville Royal Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572139
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7 - 8 PM

7:42 Emil Reesen - I Walked out on a Summer's Day (Jeg gik mig ud en sommerdag)
Bo Holten, conductor
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra
Dacapo 226031
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7:32 Charles Koechlin - Bassoon Sonata
Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
Philip Fisher, piano
Chandos 10521
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7:21 Aram Khachaturian - Spartacus: Love Theme
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80657
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7:06 Joaquin Rodrigo - 3 Spanish Pieces
Julian Bream, guitar
RCA 33705
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7:06 Ernest Chausson - Chamber Concerto: Sicilienne
Alcan Quartet
David Lefevre, violin
Alain Lefevre, piano
Analekta 9286
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6 - 7 PM

6:38 Virgil Thomson - Louisiana Story: Suite
Ronald Corp, conductor
New London Orchestra
Hyperion 66576
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6:21 Ottorino Respighi - Fountains of Rome
Louis Lane, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80085
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6:14 Gottfried Heinrich Stolzel - Quartet Sonata No. 2
Epoca Barocca
CPO 777764
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6:07 Peter Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Kurt Masur, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Teldec 94571
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6:03 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 1
Maria Bergmann, piano
Hanssler 93081
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5 - 6 PM

5:48 Antonio Vivaldi - Chamber Concerto
Chandos Baroque Players
Hyperion 66309
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5:14 Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 79
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5:07 Percy Grainger - Danny Boy
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80059
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5:01 Frederic Chopin - Nocturne No. 19
Ivan Moravec, piano
Nonesuch 79233
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4 - 5 PM

4:49 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - String Symphony
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Capriccio 10106
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4:40 Franz Lehar - Zigeunerliebe (Gypsy Love)
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra
EMI 74735
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4:18 Antonin Dvorak - Symphonic Variations
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
North German Radio Symphony
DG 437506
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4:14 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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4:01 Marin Marais - Caprice and Fantasy
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4638
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3 - 4 PM

3:38 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 1
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Sony 98943
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3:27 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto for 3 Trumpets
Simon Preston, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Hannes Laubin, trumpet
Wolfgang Laubin, trumpet
Bernhard Laubin, trumpet
DG 431817
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3:17 Peter Warlock - Serenade to Frederick Delius
Ross Pople, conductor
London Festival Orchestra
Arte Nova 37868
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3:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Summer
Eduardo Marturet, conductor
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
Lara St. John, violin
Ancalagon 134
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3:01 Antonio Ruiz-Pipo - Song and Dance No. 1
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80576
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 SymphonyCast

1 - 2 PM

1:00 SymphonyCast

Noon - 1 PM

12:00 From the Top

11 - Noon

11:46 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Snow Maiden Suite
David Zinman, conductor
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Philips 442605
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11:27 Robert Schumann - Papillons
Jeanne Golan, piano
Arsis 135
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11:21 Francisco Tarrega - Capricho Arabe
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287
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11:06 Maurice Ravel - Noble and Sentimental Waltzes
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 427679
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11:01 Top Score

10 - 11 AM

10:43 William Schuman - New England Triptych
James Sedares, conductor
Phoenix Symphony
Koch 7135
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10:16 E.J. Moeran - Sinfonietta
Richard Hickox, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
EMI 64721
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10:09 Antonio Vivaldi - Sinfonia for Strings
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 415518
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10:06 George Gershwin - Prelude No. 1
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Sandra Rivers, piano
EMI 54576
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10:01 Hector Berlioz - Hungarian March
Simon Rattle, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
EMI 64769
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9 - 10 AM

9:37 Luigi Boccherini - Quintet No. 5
Isaac Stern, violin
Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Jaime Laredo, viola
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sharon Robinson, cello
Sony 53983
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9:13 Franz Joseph Haydn - Oboe Concerto
Janos Rolla, conductor
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Pierre Pierlot, oboe
Sony 39772
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9:09 Johann Sebastian Bach - Prelude for Lute
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 54853
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9:06 Carl Orff - Carmina Burana: O Fortuna
Eugen Jochum, conductor
German Opera Orchestra
DG 457196
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9:01 Paul Hindemith - Symphonic Metamorphosis: March
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80606
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8 - 9 AM

8:50 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4: Finale
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421814
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8:48 Thomas Weelkes - 2 English tunes
American Brass Quintet
Delos 3003
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8:40 Giuseppe Martucci - Novelletta
Francesco d'Avalos, conductor
Philharmonia
ASV 675
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8:34 Arthur Foote - Scherzo
Shanghai Quartet
Eugenia Zukerman, flute
Delos 3173
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8:11 Mauro Giuliani - Guitar Concerto No. 1
George Malcolm, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 417617
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8:06 Claude Debussy - Preludes, Book 1: La fille a cheveux de lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
Eric Himy, piano
Centaur 2968
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8:01 Alexander Borodin - String Quartet No. 2: Scherzo
Emerson String Quartet
DG 471567
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7 - 8 AM

7:00 Pipedreams

6 - 7 AM

6:00 Pipedreams

5 - 6 AM

5:40 Benjamin Britten - Simple Symphony
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
Chandos 8817
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5:25 Siegfried Wagner - Der Friedensengel (The Angel of Peace): Prelude
Werner Andreas Albert, conductor
Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic
CPO 999003
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5:24 Samuel Barber - Sure on this Shining Night
Zuill Bailey, cello
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30025
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5:24 Gabriel Faure - Masques and Bergamasques
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186
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5:01 Gaspar Cassado - Requiebros
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897
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4 - 5 AM

4:40 Richard Strauss - Duet Concertino
Gabriel Chmura, conductor
Sinfonia Luventas
Waldemar Zarow, clarinet
Alicja Kieruzalska, bassoon
CD Accord 162
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4:26 George Frideric Handel - My Heart is Inditing
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Coro 16066
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4:25 John Dowland - Queen Elizabeth's Galliard
Paul O'Dette, lute
Astree 7715
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4:06 Julius Rontgen - Ballade on a Norwegian Folk Song
David Porcelijn, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777255
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4:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Goldberg Variations: Aria
Julian Rachlin, violin
Nobuko Imai, viola
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 4776378
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3 - 4 AM

3:35 Ludwig van Beethoven - Serenade for Flute, Violin and Viola
Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society
Delos 3177
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3:29 Stanislaw Moniuszko - The Word of a Nobleman: Overture
Antoni Wit, conductor
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 572716
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3:08 Franz Liszt - Festklange (Symphonic Poem No. 7)
Michel Plasson, conductor
Dresden Philharmonic
Berlin 1126
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3:06 Heitor Villa-Lobos - The Rag Doll
Helen Huang, piano
Teldec 13148
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3:01 Ferdinando Carulli - Guitar Sonata
Richard Savino, guitar
Naxos 553301
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2 - 3 AM

2:38 Franz Joseph Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 1
Roger Norrington, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Steven Isserlis, cello
RCA 68578
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2:24 Philip Glass - Facades
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 91168
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2:09 Jean Sibelius - Night Ride and Sunrise
Antal Dorati, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 65182
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2:06 Nikolai Kapustin - Prelude No. 12
John Salmon, piano
Naxos 570532
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2:01 William Alwyn - Serenade: Finale
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 570145
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1 - 2 AM

1:46 Richard Wagner - Parsifal: Prelude to Act I
Otto Klemperer, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 47255
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1:31 George Frideric Handel - Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 1
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 63073
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1:27 Johannes Kapsberger - Arpegiatta and Canarios
Rolf Lislevand, baroque guitar
Astree 8516
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1:12 Johann Sebastian Bach - Italian Concerto
Peter Serkin, piano
RCA 68188
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1:07 Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt: Solveig's Song
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 63076
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1:01 Trevor Duncan - The Girl from Corsica
Ronald Corp, conductor
New London Orchestra
Hyperion 67148
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:39 E.J. Moeran - String Quartet No. 1
Vanbrugh String Quartet
ASV 1045
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12:34 Camargo Guarnieri - Encantamento
Barbara Westphal, viola
Christian Ruvolo, piano
Centaur 3052
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12:16 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 28
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Denon 9884
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12:06 Edouard Lalo - Andante
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602
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12:01 Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite: Alla Marcia
Okko Kamu, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Finlandia 19
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