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Highlights from April 15 to 21


Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Janet Tollund, travel agent and consultant.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The National Lutheran Choir.
Friday, 10am: Bach's St. Matthew Passion.
Saturday, 11 am: Metropolitan Opera: Arabella, by Richard Strauss.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: An Easter Offering.
Sunday, noon: Handel's Messiah, performed by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Sunday, 8 pm: From Darkness to Light, with Bob Christiansen and Valerie Kahler.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: luthier John Waddle.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature.

Programming Highlights

Monday, August 19, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:22 Jon Lord - Boom of the Tingling Strings
Paul Mann, conductor
Odense Symphony Orchestra
Nelson Goerner, piano
EMI 90528
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11:20 Stephen Paulus - Berceuse
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71281
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11:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 5
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor
Rebel
Matthias Maute, recorder
Bridge 9377
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11:01 Andre Previn - Vocalise
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Sony 62004
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10 - 11 PM

10:37 Dmitri Shostakovich - Prelude and Fugue No. 4
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 466066
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10:17 Giuseppe Valentini - Concerto Grosso No. 1
Richard Egarr, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
recorded at BBC Proms 2013
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10:13 Emmanuel Chabrier - Joyous March
Ernest Ansermet, conductor
Orchestra de la Suisse Romande
London/Decca 433720
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10:11 Michael McGlynn - Dulaman
Chanticleer
MPR 205
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10:00 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80368
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9 - 10 PM

9:55 Michael Nyman - The Piano: Big My Secret
Michael Chertock, piano
Telarc 80357
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9:23 Igor Stravinsky - Firebird: Suite
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8783
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9:06 Morton Gould - Interplay
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80112
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9:03 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sleepers Awake
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Ton Koopman, organ
Sony 93927
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9:00 Anton Karas - Third Man Theme
Heinz Gamper, zither
Koch 321 769
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8 - 9 PM

8:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quartet No. 19 "Dissonant"
Belcea Quartet
EMI 44455
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8:16 Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson - September Song
Walter Huston, vocal
Pro Arte 509
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8:06 Franz Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718
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7 - 8 PM

7:52 Max Steiner - Suite from Casablanca
John Scott, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Pops
Denon 75470
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7:45 John Williams - March from 1941
Paul Bateman, conductor
The City of Prague Philharmonic
Silva 1046
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7:36 John Barry - Somewhere in Time
John Barry, conductor
Royal Philharmonic
Sony 52985
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7:32 Harold Arlen/E.Y. Harburg - Jitterbug from The Wizard of Oz
Original Soundtrack
Sony 45356
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7:29 Leigh Harline/Ned Washington - When You Wish Upon a Star from Pinocchio
Disney Studio Chorus
Cliff Edwards, vocal
Disneyland 003
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7:22 Frederick Loewe/Alan Jay Lerner - Heather on the Hill et al from Brigadoon
Original Soundtrack
Rhino 71965
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7:15 Charles Trenet/Jack Lawrence - Beyond the Sea
Bobby Darin, vocal
Rhino 78326
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7:09 Maurice Jarre - Lara's Theme from Doctor Zhivago
Maurice Jarre, conductor
Royal Philharmonic
Sony 42307
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7:05 Max Steiner - Tara's Theme from Gone With the Wind
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80168
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7:00 Roll Credits
7:00 Patrick Doyle - Much Ado About Nothing
Original Soundtrack
Sony 54009
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6 - 7 PM

6:48 Michael Torke - The Italian Straw Hat
Ormsby Wilkins, conductor
National Ballet Orchestra of Canada
Ecstatic Records 92207
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6:35 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 9
Stefan Litwin, piano
DG 423110
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6:25 Lord Berners - Nicholas Nickleby Suite
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 65098
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6:21 Anonymous - Le Rossignol (The nightingale)
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Sony 45456
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6:11 James MacMillan - Missa Brevis: Agnus Dei
Alan Tavener, conductor
Cappella Nova
Linn 301
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6:00 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5008
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5 - 6 PM

5:50 Tielman Susato - Six Dances from Danserie
Millar Brass Ensemble
Delos 3171
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5:35 Carl Maria von Weber - Oberon Overture
Marek Janowski, conductor
German Symphony Orchestra, Berlin
RCA 68505
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5:29 Johann Sebastian Bach - French Suite No. 5: Sarabande
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3113
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5:24 Johann Pachelbel - Canon
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
London/Decca 9034
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5:07 Benjamin Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
RCA 61226
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5:04 Fritz Kreisler - Toy Soldiers' March
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Coker, piano
London/Decca 444409
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5:00 Hector Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
Michel Plasson, conductor
Toulouse Capitol Orchestra
EMI 54237
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4 - 5 PM

4:41 Frederick the Great - Flute Concerto: 3rd Movement
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Manfred Friedrich, flute
Capriccio 10064
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4:29 Mauro Giuliani - Gran Sonata Eroica
Martha Masters, guitar
GSP 1031
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4:19 Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto: Finale
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 400064
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4:14 Ljova - Love Potion, Expired
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 18309
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4:06 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 4 "Villanesca"
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 414557
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3 - 4 PM

3:58 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 3
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 68257
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3:56 Antonio Vivaldi - Recorder Concerto
Camerata Cologne
Michael Schneider, recorder
DHM 77016
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3:33 Jerome Moross - Piano Quintet
Korngold Quartet
Scot Woolley, piano
Bay Cities 1037
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3:31 Gustavo Santaolalla - Brokeback Mountain: 3
Studio Orchestra
Gustavo Santaolalla, guitar
Bob Bernstein, pedal steel guitar
Verve 5604
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3:13 Jean Francaix - L'Horloge de Flore (The Flower Clock)
Simon Wright, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Anderson, oboe
Nimbus 5330
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3:13 Frank Bridge - Waltz-Intermezzo
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3284
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3:00 Niccolo Paganini - Perpetual Motion
Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet
Alexander Markovich, piano
Teldec 94554
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Noon - 1 PM

12:57 Gabriel Yared - The English Patient: I'll Be Back
Harry Rabinowitz, conductor
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Fantasy 16001
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12:36 Igor Stravinsky - Danses Concertantes
Alexander Gibson, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Chandos 8325
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12:21 Johannes Brahms - Clarinet Quintet: Allegro
Jon Manasse, clarinet, conductor
Tokyo String Quartet
Harmonia Mundi 807558
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12:09 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Symphony No. 1
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
The Academy of Ancient Music
L'Oiseau Lyre 417124
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12:05 John Tavener - Agraphon: excerpts
Paul Goodwin, conductor
The Academy of Ancient Music
Patricia Rozario, soprano
Harmonia Mundi 907271
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11 - Noon

11:59 Lili Boulanger - Of a Spring Morning
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Women's Philharmonic
Koch 7169
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11:52 Patrick Doyle - Brave: We've Both Changed
James Shearman, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Walt Disney 1405202
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11:28 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 11
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
The Academy of Ancient Music
Robert Levin, fortepiano
L'Oiseau Lyre 444571
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11:25 Johann Sebastian Bach; arr: Gustav Holst - Fugue a la gigue
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 9835
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11:10 Giovanni Sollima - Bestiario di Leonardo
Guitalian Quartet
Bridge 9401
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11:02 Claude Debussy - Scottish March
Manuel Rosenthal, conductor
National Opera of France Orchestra
Ades 14088
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10 - 11 AM

10:52 Henry Purcell - Dido and Aenaes: Thy Hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Catherine Bott, soprano
L'Oiseau Lyre 444620
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10:30 Antonin Dvorak - American Suite
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Channel Classics 30010
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10:20 Dimitri Tiomkin - Giant: selections
Richard Kaufman, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra/London Voices
LSO 720
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10:07 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 1
Richard Egarr, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
recorded at BBC Proms 2013
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10:00 Gioacchino Rossini - La Cambiale di Matrimonio (The Marriage Contract): Overture
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 414407
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9 - 10 AM

9:44 Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartet No. 1
Buchberger Quartet
Brilliant 93650
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9:17 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 23 "Appassionata"
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 62700
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9:05 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 7
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concentus Musicus Vienna
Teldec 35603
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8 - 9 AM

8:47 William Henry Fry - Niagara Symphony
Tony Rowe, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Naxos 559057
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8:43 Frederic Chopin - Mazurka in a, Op. 17, No. 4
Wladyslaw Szpilman, piano
Sony 87739
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8:31 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 3
Thomas Crawford, conductor
Old Fairfield Academy Orchestra
Malcolm Bilson, fortepiano
Musicmasters 67116
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8:23 Bela Bartok - Romanian Folk Dances
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415668
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8:18 Emil von Reznicek - Donna Diana Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 423662
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8:12 Charles Avison - Concerto grosso No. 9: 4th mvt
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 415518
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8:04 Thomas Arne - Rule Britannia
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Edmund Barham, tenor
John Wallace, trumpet
John Miller, trumpet
Nimbus 5155
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7 - 8 AM

7:57 Ludwig van Beethoven - PIano Sonata No. 18: 3rd mvt
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 62700
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7:50 Franz Josef Haydn - String Quartet in F, Op. 77, No.2: 4th mvt
Parker Quartet
MPR Recording 
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7:38 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Mandolins
Jean-Claude Malgoire, conductor
La Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy
Andre Saint-Clivier, mandolin
Christian Schneider, mandolin
Sony 45810
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7:31 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Gadfly: Romance
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 49043
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7:25 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Wine, Women and Song
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra
EMI 64108
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7:16 Frederic Chopin - Polonaise No. 6 "Heroic"
Evgeny Kissin, piano
RCA 63535
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7:11 Stephen Foster - Gentle Annie
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Jeffrey Van, guitar
Gothic 49243
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7:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - My Spirit be Joyful
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
Sony 44651
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6 - 7 AM

6:54 Henry Purcell - Sonata No. 12
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 901327
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6:49 Scott Joplin - The Strenuous Life
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061
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6:46 Traditional - Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit
Imani Winds
Imani 6227
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6:36 Ralph Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 47218
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6:32 George Frideric Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 415518
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6:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 "Eroica": 3rd movement
Roger Norrington, conductor
London Classical Players
EMI 49101
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6:20 Giovanni Pergolesi - Sicilienne
Duo Similia
Nadia Labrie, flute
Analekta 9810
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6:09 Johann Christian Bach - Sinfonia
David Zinman, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Philips 442275
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6:04 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet: Scherzo
Cleveland Quartet
John O'Conor, piano
James van Demark, double bass
Telarc 80225
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5 - 6 AM

5:42 Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No. 3
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533
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5:21 Antonin Dvorak - Legends
Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 550267
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5:12 Daniel Felsenfeld - The Cohen Variations
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Sony 97657
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5:06 Astor Piazzolla - Nightclub 1960
William Bennett, flute
ASV 692
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5:03 Jules Massenet - Suite from Esclarmonde: Hymenee
Kenneth Jean, conductor
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Marco Polo 223354
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4 - 5 AM

4:35 Alexander Borodin - Petite Suite
Geoffrey Simon, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Cala 1029
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4:17 Max Bruch - Serenade for Strings
George Hanson, conductor
Wuppertal Symphony Orchestra
Dabringhaus 3351096
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4:16 Anthony Holborne - The New-Yeeres Gift
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907238
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4:07 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Winter
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 11013
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4:01 Henry Cowell - Concerto Grosso: 2nd movement
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7282
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3 - 4 AM

3:35 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 6
Tokyo String Quartet
RCA 61284
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3:26 Traditional Norwegian - Rest now, sweet child; The thieves
Trio Mediaeval
Birger Mistereggen, percussion
ECM 2003
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3:16 Johannes Brahms - Academic Festival Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 471627
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3:06 William Bolcom - Nine New Bagatelles
Joel Fan, piano
Reference 119
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3:01 Johan Agrell - Flute Concerto: 3rd movement
Andrew Manze, conductor
Concerto Copenhagen
Maria Bania, flute
Chandos 535
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2 - 3 AM

2:41 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 3
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Dale Clevenger, horn
DG 25
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2:34 Julian Arcas - Fantasia on Themes from Verdi's La Traviata
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80672
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2:08 Franz Berwald - Symphony No. 4
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 415502
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2:06 Leo Tolstoy - Waltz
Lera Auerbach, piano
Bis 1502
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2:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Prelude No. 5
Sergiu Commissiona, conductor
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
CBC 5143
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1 - 2 AM

1:24 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Bis 1286
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1:12 Peter Warlock - Capriol Suite
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5032
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1:10 Alexander Tcherepnin - Suite for Cello: 2nd movement
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 64114
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1:06 Manuel de Falla - La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance No. 1
Christina and Michelle Naughton, piano duo
Orfeo 859121
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1:01 Emile Bernard - Divertissement: 2nd movement
Sylvan Winds
Koch 7081
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:55 Luigi Boccherini - Introduction and Fandango
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3144
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12:25 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Strings
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 400020
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12:19 Bix Beiderbecke - In a Mist
Free Range Saxophone Quartet
Origin 33011
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12:07 Franz Clement - Violin Concerto: 3rd movement
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 106
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12:01 John Playford - Moll Peatly and Johney Cock Thy Beaver
Apollo's Banquet
Harmonia Mundi 907186
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