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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

Sunday, August 18, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:26 John Field - Piano Concerto No. 4
Janos Furst, conductor
New Irish Chamber Orchestra
John O'Conor, piano
Onyx 101
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11:24 Eric Whitacre - Alleluia
Eric Whitacre, conductor
Eric Whitacre Singers
London/Decca 16636
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11:06 Dobrinka Tabakova - Concerto for Cello and Strings: Longing
Maxim Rysanov, conductor
Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra
Kristina Blaumane, cello
ECM 2239
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11:01 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Eventide
George Hurst, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8432
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10 - 11 PM

10:59 Paul Hindemith - Sonata for Harp
Elinor Bennett, harp
Nimbus 5441
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10:23 Franz Schubert - Arpeggione Sonata
Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Myrios 8
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10:14 Isaac Albeniz - Cordoba
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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10:06 William Grant Still - Prince and the Mermaid Suite
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546
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10:01 Edvard Grieg - Last Spring
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 437520
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9 - 10 PM

9:49 Claude Debussy - Premiere Rhapsodie
Kirk Trevor, conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Navona 5801
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9:49 Traditional - Deep River
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Singers 3480
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9:38 Sergei Tanayev - String Quartet No. 1 - IV. Intermezzo
Orion String Quartet
MPR 203
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9:37 Frederic Chopin - Barcarolle
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 42400
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9:17 Peter Tchaikovsky - Melancholy Serenade
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Sydney Symphony Orchestra
James Ehnes, violin
Onyx 4076
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9:06 Richard Wagner - Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (Love Death)
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Seraphim 73299
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9:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Kim Heindel, lautenwerk
Dorian 80126
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8 - 9 PM

8:42 John Tavener - Mahashakti
Vasily Petrenko, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Ruth Palmer, violin
EMI 35134
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8:33 Morten Lauridsen - Dirait-on (So They Say)
Timothy Seelig, conductor
Turtle Creek Chorale
Reference 110
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8:33 Erik Satie - Cold Pieces
Eve Egoyan, piano
CBC 1153
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8:15 Gustav Mahler - Flowers (Blumine)
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
LPO 70
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8:06 Philip Glass - Sons of the Silent Age
Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
American Composers Orchestra
Point 454388
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8:01 Anonymous - Flowers of the Forest
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139
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7 - 8 PM

7:46 Arvo Part - Salve Regina
Tonu Kaljuste, conductor
Latvian Radio Choir
ECM 2225
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7:40 Dobrinka Tabakova - Whispered Lullaby
Maxim Rysanov, viola
Evelyn Chang, piano
Avie 2111
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7:40 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Adagio and Allegro
Budapest Strings
Lajos Lencses, oboe
Hanssler 98277
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7:17 Alan Hovhaness - Sonata for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530
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7:06 Frederick Delius - Late Swallows
Nicholas Braithwaite, conductor
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7139
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7:01 Michel Blavet - Rondeau dans Zaide
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Mindy Rosenfeld, recorder
Dorian 92169
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7:01 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Trio
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Pinchas Zukerman, viola
Lynn Harrell, cello
EMI 54198
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6 - 7 PM

6:20 Carl Maria von Weber - The Free Shooter: Overture
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 415840
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6:13 Mario Broeders - Dances
Bell' Alma Duo
Ten Thousand Lakes 130
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6:13 Emmanuel Chabrier - Espana
Armin Jordan, conductor
French National Orchestra
Erato 88018
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6:02 Francois Couperin - La Verneuille
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440
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5 - 6 PM

5:49 Arnold Bax - The Happy Forest
Bryden Thomson, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8307
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5:17 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 421769
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5:06 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Concerto No. 3
Guildhall String Ensemble
Malcolm Messiter, oboe
RCA 60224
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5:01 Joan Trimble - The Green Bough
Bruce Posner, piano
Donald Garvelmann, piano
Koch 7287
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4 - 5 PM

4:50 Giovanni Palestrina - Stabat Mater
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Coro 16106
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4:27 Frank Bridge - Suite for Strings
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8373
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4:25 Antonin Dvorak - String Quartet No. 12 "American": 3rd movement
Simon Bolivar String Quartet
DG 4790429
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4:08 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 12
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80273
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4:02 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 1
Maria Bergmann, piano
Hanssler 93081
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3 - 4 PM

3:39 George Gershwin - An American in Paris
Mario Venzago, conductor
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra Amsterdam
Challenge 72530
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3:25 Gioacchino Rossini - Semiramide: Overture
Christian Benda, conductor
Prague Sinfonia Orchestra
Naxos 570933
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3:14 John Hebden - Concerto No. 4
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Cantilena
Chandos 8339
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3:06 Camille Saint-Saens - Danse Macabre
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
National Orchestra of Lyon
Denon 75024
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3:01 Percy Grainger - Four British Folk Song Settings
Penelope Thwaites, piano
Chandos 9919
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 SymphonyCast

1 - 2 PM

1:00 SymphonyCast

11 - Noon

11:47 Paul Dukas - Sorcerer's Apprentice
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421527
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11:33 Pablo de Sarasate - Carmen Fantasy
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 7189
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11:26 Johannes Kapsberger - Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble
Astree 8515
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11:07 Claude Debussy - Images: Iberia
Eduardo Mata, conductor
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80055
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11:01 Turlough O'Carolan - O'Carolan's Draft
Tina Chancey, viola da gamba
Golden Apple 1
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10 - 11 AM

10:43 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 3
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Ramin Bahrami, piano
London/Decca 4782956
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10:16 George Gershwin - Catfish Row
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 559750
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10:08 Edward Elgar - Spanish Lady: Suite
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5008
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10:06 Hugo Alfven - And the Maiden Joins the Ring
Stefan Parkman, conductor
Danish National Radio Choir
Chandos 9464
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10:01 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084
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9 - 10 AM

9:53 Giuseppe Verdi - Luisa Miller: Overture
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Philharmonic of La Scala
Sony 68468
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9:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Quintet
Emerson String Quartet
David Shifrin, clarinet
DG 459641
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9:15 Modest Mussorgsky - Gopak
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Philips 468526
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9:06 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 1
Richard Egarr, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Harmonia Mundi 907415
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9:01 Miklos Rozsa - Madame Bovary: Waltz
Kenneth Alwyn, conductor
City of Prague Philharmonic
Silva 1056
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8 - 9 AM

8:53 Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 2 "Four Temperaments": Allegro
Alan Gilbert, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Dacapo 220623
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8:50 Johann Sebastian Bach - Bist du bei mir
Alison Balsom, trumpet
Alastair Ross, harpsichord
Mark Caudle, viola da gamba
EMI 58047
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8:25 Richard Strauss - Intermezzo: Interludes
Andre Previn, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 437790
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8:21 Franz Schubert - Four Laendler
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 68243
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8:09 Leopold Mozart - Symphony
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 10496
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8:06 Fritz Kreisler - Beautiful Rosemary
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Abbey Road Ensemble
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475
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8:01 William Alwyn - Serenade: Finale
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 570145
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5 - 6 AM

5:28 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2
Moshe Atzmon, conductor
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Agustin Anievas, piano
EMI 871
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5:12 Johan Halvorsen - Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1
Ole Kristian Ruud, conductor
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
Simax 1085
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5:09 Henry Purcell - Hear my prayer
Lionel Meunier, conductor
Vox Luminis
Ricercar 332
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5:06 Erik Satie - Gymnopedie No. 1
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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5:01 George Frederick McKay - Suite for Viola and Piano: Poetic
Mahoko Eguchi, viola
Naxos 559143
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4 - 5 AM

4:50 Jean-Baptiste Lully - Le Mariage Force: Suite
Ilonna Pederson, conductor
New York Chamber Musicians
Dorian 90189
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4:19 Richard Harvey - Concerto Antico
Paul Daniel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 68337
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4:15 Camille Saint-Saens - Ave Maria
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
London/Decca 10836
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4:06 Erkki Melartin - Songs from Lake Ladoga
Jorma Panula, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
YLE 9802
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4:01 Claude Debussy - Reflections in the Water
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 83940
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3 - 4 AM

3:31 Franz Krommer - Symphony No. 2
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9275
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3:25 Carlo Gesualdo - Da pacem Domine
James Wood, conductor
Berlin Vocal Consort
Harmonia Mundi 902123
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3:16 Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata and Fugue
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572050
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3:06 Arnold Bax - Elegiac Trio
Meisenbach/Golden Duo
Bruce Williams, viola
Centaur 2114
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3:01 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Mlada: Procession of the Nobles
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 60700
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2 - 3 AM

2:23 Aaron Copland - Appalachian Spring
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Teldec 46314
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2:21 Lowell Liebermann - Album for the Young: Homage to Faure
Julie Scolnik, flute
Franziska Huhn, harp
SELF PROD 296
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2:09 Giacomo Puccini - 3 Minuets
Jean Jacques Kantorow, conductor
Orchestra of the Auvergne
Denon 3871
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2:06 Edvard Grieg - Stemninger: Folketone
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 41682
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2:01 Antonio Rosetti - Concerto for 2 Horns: Rondo
Johannes Moesus, conductor
Bavarian Chamber Philharmonic
Klaus Wallendorf, horn
CPO 999734
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1 - 2 AM

1:53 Francesco Navara - Sinfonia/Sonata a 5
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2106
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1:37 Franz Liszt - Symphonic Poem No. 6: Mazeppa
Kurt Masur, conductor
New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Teldec 77547
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1:33 Anonymous - Boatman/Trip and Go
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907180
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1:13 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 31
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 1949
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1:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 146: Wir mussen durch viel Trubsal (Easter Cantata): My Spirit be Joyful
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi of NY
Sony 44651
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1:01 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 4
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Philips 411426
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:44 Philipp Heinrich Erlebach - Sonata No. 3
Trio Settecento
Cedille 114
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12:27 Maurice Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe: Suite No. 2
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Beau Fleuve 3572
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12:21 Ludovic Lamothe - La Dangereuse
William Chapman Nyaho, piano
MSR 1242
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12:16 Francis Cutting - Galliard and Almain
Christopher Wilson, lute
Virgin 91216
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12:06 Pablo de Sarasate - Venetian Barcarolle
Ernest Martinez Izquierdo, conductor
Navarra Symphony Orchestra
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 572275
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12:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Abduction from the Seraglio: excerpt
Netherlands Wind Ensemble (members)
Philips 422545
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