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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

Friday, August 16, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:38 Johan Albrechtsberger - Harp Concerto
Rossen Milanov, conductor
Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2221
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11:33 Pablo Casals - El cant dels ocells (Song of the Birds)
Antonio Pappano, conductor
Saint Cecilia Orchestra
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390
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11:26 Phillip Rhodes - Love Song
Veblen String Quartet
Centaur 2597
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11:07 George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Orion Weiss, piano
Naxos 559750
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11:01 Traditional - Loch Lomond
Chanticleer
Teldec 16676
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9 - 10 PM

9:53 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 5
Erich Leinsdorf, conductor
Boston Symphony
RCA 60482
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9:46 Gabriel Faure - Nocturne No. 2
Paul Crossley, piano
CRD 3406
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9:37 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Vespers: Great Doxology
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Rezound 5011
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9:16 Gerald Finzi - Love's Labors Lost
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5101
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9:09 Jerome Kern/Oscar Hammerstein II - The Song is You
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Andre Previn, piano
Philips 442
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9:07 Stephen Sondheim - Anyone Can Whistle
Stephen Sondheim, vocal
RCA 60515
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9:00 George Butterworth - The Banks of Green Willow
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5068
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8 - 9 PM

8:57 George Butterworth - The lads in their hundreds
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 445 946
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8:42 Sergei Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 1
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Gary Graffman, piano
Sony 37806
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8:41 Sergei Prokofiev - Lt. Kije: Troika
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 435 029
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8:12 Joaquin Turina - Sinfonia Sevillana
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80574
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8:09 George Bizet/Oscar Hammerstein - Dat's Love from Carmen Jones
Leslie Garrett, soprano
Silva 1007
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8:00 Orlando Gibbons - Lord of Salisbury Pavan and Galliard
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52589
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7 - 8 PM

7:53 Maurice Jarre - Prelude and Lara's Theme from Dr. Zhivago
Maurice Jarre, conductor
Royal Philharmonic
Sony 42307
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7:50 Max Steiner - Tara's Theme from Gone With the Wind
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80168
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7:43 Kenneth Frazelle - Fiddler's Galaxy: II "Breakdowns"
Joseph Swenson, violin
Jeffrey Kahane, piano
MPR 201
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7:16 Aaron Copland - Red Pony
Aaron Copland, conductor
London Symphony
Sony 42429
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7:09 John Williams - Jurassic Park: Theme
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Sony 51333
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7:02 Claude Debussy - Joyous Isle
Zoltan Kocsis, piano
Philips 422404
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6 - 7 PM

6:37 Samuel Barber - Violin Concerto
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 89029
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6:29 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Vespers: Bless the Lord, O My Soul
Sigvards Klava, conductor
Latvian Radio Choir
Ondine 1206
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6:26 Andrew Lloyd Webber - Phantom of the Opera: All I Ask of You
Leone Magiera, conductor
Bologna Theater Orchestra
Nancy Gustafson, soprano
London/Decca 444460
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6:09 Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata and Fugue
Hans Fagius, organ
Bis 365
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6:05 Richard Strauss - Song: Allerseelen (All Souls' Day)
Leontyne Price, soprano
David Garvey, piano
RCA 61499
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5 - 6 PM

5:46 Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
Simon Rattle, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 57330
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5:42 Dario Marianelli - Atonement: The Cottage on the Beach
Benjamin Wallfisch, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 9828
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5:38 Joe Hishaishi - Summer
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8726
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5:34 Traditional Welsh - Suo Gan
James Litton, conductor
American Boychoir
Michael Maliakel, soloist
Scott Dettra, piano
Albemarle 1002
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5:29 Georges Bizet - Carmen: Flower Song
Marco Armiliato, conductor
Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Jonas Kaufmann, tenor
London/Decca 10837
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5:21 Fritz Kreisler - Preludium and Allegro
Nigel Kennedy, violin
John Lenehan, piano
EMI 56626
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5:08 Ralph Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite
Jerry Junkin, conductor
University of Texas Wind Ensemble
Reference 104
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5:04 Hubert Parry - Jerusalem
David Hill, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Argo 430836
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4 - 5 PM

4:42 Camille Saint-Saens - Cello Concerto No. 1
Grigory Stolyarov, conductor
Symphony Orchestra of the All-Union Radio
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 4776505
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4:38 Traditional Swedish - Thy Holy Wings
Peter Hendrickson, conductor
Augsburg College Choir
SELF PROD 323
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4:31 Johann Pachelbel - Pachelbel Cannon
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Erato 88020
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4:26 Patrick Cassidy - Hannibal: Vide cor meum
Gavin Greenaway, conductor
Lyndhurst Orchestra
Danielle de Niese, soprano
Bruno Lazzaretti, tenor
London/Decca 467696
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4:24 Clint Mansell - Requiem for a Dream: Full Tense/The Beginning of the End
Kronos Quartet
Clint Mansell, electronics
Nonesuch 79611
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4:19 Ennio Morricone - The Mission: Suite
Ennio Morricone, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Virgin 90567
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4:05 Arvo Part - Mirror in the Mirror (Spiegel im Spiegel)
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Helene Grimaud, piano
DG 15203
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3 - 4 PM

3:46 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1516
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3:38 Jerome Moross - The Cardinal: Waltz
Paul Bateman, conductor
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Silva 6030
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3:29 Bernard Herrmann - The Trouble with Harry: A Portrait of Hitch
Paul Bateman, conductor
City of Prague Philharmonic
Silva 1045
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3:10 Claude Debussy - Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune
Walter Gieseking, piano
EMI 65855
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3:05 Chabuca Granda - La flor de la canela (The Cinnamon Flower)
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Juan Diego Florez, tenor
David Galvez, guitar
London/Decca 6295
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3:00 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 29: Sinfonia
Ottavio Dantone, conductor
Accademia Bizantina
London/Decca 4782718
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Noon - 1 PM

12:50 Erich Korngold - Sinfonietta: Scherzo
Andrew Litton, conductor
Dallas Symphony
Dorian 90216
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12:45 Erich Korngold - Caprice fantastique
Gil Shaham, violin
Jonathan Feldman, piano
DG 463483
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12:34 Felix Mendelssohn - Rondo Brillant
Ian Hobson, conductor
Sinfonia da Camera
Ian Hobson, piano
Arabesque 6688
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12:29 Erich Korngold - Four Little Caricatures
Ingrid Jacoby, piano
Carlton 1102
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12:08 Ottorino Respighi - The Birds
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533
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12:02 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Concerto No. 2
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
David Reichenberg, oboe
Archiv 415291
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11 - Noon

11:51 Erich Korngold - Theme and Variations
Werner Andreas Albert, conductor
Northwest German Philharmonic
CPO 999146
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11:44 Giacomo Puccini - Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400
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11:10 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1416
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11:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Clemency of Titus: Overture
Julius Rudel, conductor
Amadeus Ensemble
MusicMasters 7054
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10 - 11 AM

10:48 Erich Korngold - Four Songs of Parting
Anne-Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Bengt Forsberg, piano
DG 459631
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10:38 Johann Senastian Bach - Sinfonia: We Thank Thee, God
Andrew Parrott, conductor
Taverner Players
EMI 69853
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10:31 Bela Bartok - First Rhapsody for Violin and Piano
Leslie Shank, violin
Heather MacLaughlin, piano
Centaur 2440
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10:11 Erich Korngold - Adventures of Robin Hood: Suite
Malcolm Nabarro, conductor
East of England Orchestra
ASV 2069
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10:01 Erich Korngold - Die Tod Stadt: Marietta's lied
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London 8431
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9 - 10 AM

9:50 Luigi Boccherini - Sonata in A Major
Anner Bylsma, cello
Wieland Kuijken, cello
Hopkinson Smith, guitar
Sony 63190
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9:49 Charles Avison - Concerto Grosso No. 1
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 438806
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9:16 Aaron Copland - Clarinet Concerto
Matthias Bamert, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Janet Hilton, clarinet
Chandos 8618
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9:06 Peter van Anrooy - Piet Hein Rhapsody
Kees Bakels, conductor
Netherlands Radio Symphony
RadioNederland 92060
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9:02 Maurice Ravel - Five O'Clock Foxtrot
Sergiu Commissiona, conductor
Houston Symphony Orchestra
Pro Arte 250
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8 - 9 AM

8:48 Georg Philipp Telemann - Overture
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 66074
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8:36 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": 4th Movement
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 82007
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8:32 Fritz Kreisler - Miniature Viennese March
Midori, violin
Robert McDonald, piano
Sony 52568
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8:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 4: 1st movement
Uri Mayer, conductor
Israel Sinfonietta
David Jolley, horn
Arabesque 6780
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8:17 Jean Sibelius - Pelleas and Melisande: Intermezzo
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 410026
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8:12 Sergei Prokofiev - War and Peace: New Year's Eve Ball Waltz
London Violas
Cala 106
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8:04 Antonio Vivaldi - Sinfonia for Strings
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 3171
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 6: Gavotte
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 63203
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7:51 Johannes Hanssen - Valdres-March
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557017
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7:45 Manuel de Falla - Four Spanish Pieces: Cubana
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902099
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7:31 Gustav Holst - St. Paul's Suite
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 7037
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7:28 Veljo Tormis - Double Dedication: I'd Like to Sing a Song
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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7:20 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Gypsy Baron Overture
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 43337
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7:17 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee
English Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 56890
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7:07 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 "Italian": Saltarello
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414665
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7:04 George Frideric Handel - Acis and Galatea: Happy We
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80333
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6 - 7 AM

6:51 Ned Rorem - Symphony No. 1: Finale
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 559149
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6:48 Giacomo Puccini - La Boheme: Musetta's Waltz
Arthur Fagen, conductor
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
RCA 68817
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6:38 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 98: 4th movement
Colin Davis, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Philips 442611
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6:34 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 1 "Aeolian Harp"
Andre Watts, piano
EMI 54151
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6:31 Ludwig van Beethoven - Minuet No. 11
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
London/Decca 468530
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6:24 Jean-Baptiste Davaux - Sinfonia on Patriotic Airs: 3rd movement
Concerto Koln
Werner Ehrhardt, violin
Andrea Keller, violin
Capriccio 10280
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6:20 Fritz Kreisler - Polichinelle
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3159
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6:10 Tomaso Albinoni - Violin Concerto No. 4
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2106
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6:04 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Dance of the Comedians
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 44723
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5 - 6 AM

5:51 Samuel Barber - Adagio for Strings
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80474
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5:33 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 2
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 453743
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5:27 Franz Schubert - Flute Quartet: Minuet
Martinu Quartet
Robert Stallman, flute
Bogner's Cafe 103
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5:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 33
Jane Glover, conductor
London Mozart Players
ASV 717
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5:01 Domenico Scarlatti - Sonata
Peter Blanchette, archguitar
Dorian 93241
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4 - 5 AM

4:38 Morton Gould - Fall River Legend
James Sedares, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Koch 7181
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4:28 Jean Sibelius - Finlandia
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Bis 575
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4:06 Paul Creston - Partita for Flute, Violin, and Strings
David Amos, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Yossi Arnheim, flute
Harmonia Mundi 906011
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4:06 Peter Tchaikovsky - The Seasons: February - Shrovetide
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3255
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4:01 Pablo de Sarasate - Introduction and Tarantella
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Abbey Road Ensemble
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475
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3 - 4 AM

3:21 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 63124
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3:14 Traditional - Shall We Gather at the River
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Lynette Johnson, alto
Singers 3480
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3:13 Eric Wetherell - Airs and Graces: Mill Dance
Gavin Sutherland, conductor
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
ASV 2155
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3:06 Frederic Chopin - Berceuse
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4790084
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3:01 Arturo Marquez - Danzon No. 5 "Windows to the Dawn"
Caracas Clarinet Quartet
Cacao Musica 8
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2 - 3 AM

2:53 Ferdinando Carulli - Duo for Flute and Guitar No. 1
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 42130
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2:44 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 410897
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2:06 Kara Karayev - Seven Beauties: Ballet Suite
Rauf Abdullayev, conductor
Moscow Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
Delos 2009
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2:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 2: Prelude
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Vanguard 4083
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1 - 2 AM

1:39 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 5
Jeffrey Tate, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 432082
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1:20 Franz Liszt - The Preludes
Georg Solti, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 417513
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1:10 Lou Harrison - String Quartet Set: Rondeaux
Del Sol String Quartet
Dorian 92164
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1:06 Manuel de Falla - Jota
Augustin Hadelich, violin
Pablo Sainz Villegas, guitar
Avie 2280
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1:01 Richard Strauss - Andante for Horn
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 416816
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:28 Edward Elgar - Enigma Variations
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 60789
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12:20 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 2 "La Notte" ("The Night")
Richard Tognetti, conductor
Australian Chamber Orchestra
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI (3) 47212
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12:11 Eric Whitacre - Sleep, my Child
Eric Whitacre, conductor
Eric Whitacre Singers
London/Decca 16636
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12:06 John Williams - Angela's Ashes: The Lanes of Limerick
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71281
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12:01 Leos Janacek - Violin Sonata: Ballad
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin
Virgin 90760
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