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Programming highlights from December 23 to 30

Tuesday, 10 am: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Handel's Messiah.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Rose Ensemble: And Glory Shone Around.
Wednesday, 9 am: A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, live from Cambridge, England.
Wednesday, 11 am: Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker.
Wednesday, 5 pm: A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols (repeat).
Wednesday, 7 pm: Carol with Classical MPR.
Saturday, 12 noon: The Metropolitan Opera: Verdi's La Traviata.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Holiday Highlights.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Gustavo Dudamel leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic, in music of Beethoven and John Adams.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:26 Frederic Chopin - Piano Sonata No. 3
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 4777483
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11:23 Fritz Kreisler - Beautiful Rosemary
Charles Gerhardt, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917
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11:18 Camargo Guarnieri - Song of the Farmlands
Brazilian Guitar Quartet
Delos 3245
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11:06 Francesco Veracini - Violin Sonata No. 1
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889
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11:01 Felix Mendelssohn - On Wings of Song; Spinning Song
True North Harp Duo
Soundset 1034
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10 - 11 PM

10:46 Philipp Heinrich Erlebach - Sonata No. 3
Trio Settecento
Cedille 114
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10:38 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 1
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Eric Ruske, horn
Telarc 80367
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10:33 Alberto Iglesias - Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Alberto Iglesias, conductor
Studio Orchestra
Silva 1369
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10:00 Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto
John Barbirolli, conductor
London Symphony
Jacqueline Du Pre, cello
EMI 47329
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9 - 10 PM

9:53 Edward Elgar - Where Corals Lie
John Barbirolli, conductor
London Symphony
Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano
EMI 47329
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9:48 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras No. 1: III
Andrew Mogrelia, conductor
Cellos of the Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557460
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9:37 Aaron Copland - Quiet City
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
DG 419 170
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9:30 Karol Szymanowski - Nocturne
Joanna Madroszkiewicz, violin
Paul Gulda, piano
Dabringhaus 603 1555
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9:23 Frederic Chopin - Prelude No. 15 "Raindrop"
Vanessa Perez, piano
Telarc 33388
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8 - 9 PM

8:45 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 8
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Sony 64303
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8:42 James Horner - Field of Dreams: End Credits
Original Soundtrack
RCA 3060
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8:22 Aaron Copland - Clarinet Concerto
Aaron Copland, conductor
Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Benny Goodman, clarinet
Sony 42227
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8:21 Aaron Copland - Four Piano Blues
James Tocco, piano
MPR 201
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7 - 8 PM

7:53 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 3
Trio Fontenay
Teldec 73281
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7:52 Ludwig van Beethoven - The Parting Kiss
Trio Fontenay
Wolfgang Holzmair, baritone
Philips 442 784
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7:26 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 6
Andras Schiff, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 425676
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7:24 Johann Sebastian Bach, arr. Stokowski - Ein feste Burg
Leopold Stokowski , conductor
Leopold Stokowski Orchestra
EMI 69072
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7:18 Trad. - Ruthenian Folk Dance
I Saloniati
London 425 676
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7:08 Franz Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Edith Farnadi, piano
MCA 10328
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7:01 Andrew York - Quiccan
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3163
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6 - 7 PM

6:35 Maurice Ravel - Rhapsodie Espagnole
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421458
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6:26 Giuseppe Torelli - Concerto for 4 Violins
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 435393
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6:23 Schumann/Liszt - Spring Song
Christopher O'Riley
Oxingale 2020
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6:13 Felix Mendelssohn - Athalia: Overture
Claus Peter Flor, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
RCA 7905
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6:01 Franz Doppler - L'Oiseau des bois
Per Oien, flute
Ingegard Oien, horn
Ib Lanzky-Otto, horn
Rolf Bengtsson, horn
Bengt Sundberg, horn
Bis 145
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5 - 6 PM

5:53 Emmanuel Chabrier - Espana
Armin Jordan, conductor
French National Orchestra
Erato 88018
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5:48 Enrique Granados - Six Pieces on Spanish Folksongs: Zapateado
Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
MGQ 41
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5:35 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Violins and 2 Cellos
Il Giardino Armonico
Teldec 94552
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5:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - 8 Solo Variations on Sarti's "Come un Agnello"
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 321
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5:07 Gioacchino Rossini - L'assedio di Corinto (Siege of Corinth): Overture
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 63733
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5:02 Traditional - What Wondrous Love
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Singers 3480
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4 - 5 PM

4:48 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 3: 3rd movement
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573051
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4:30 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80354
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4:23 John Adams - Century Rolls: Manny's Gym
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Emanuel Ax, piano
Nonesuch 79607
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4:19 Dave Brubeck - Strange Meadow Lark
Brodsky Quartet
Teldec 46015
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4:06 Richard Addinsell - Warsaw Concerto
Hugh Wolff, conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 460503
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4:02 Dimitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite
London 460 250
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3 - 4 PM

3:50 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Concerto: Finale
Lisa Batiashvili, conductor
German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sony 33400
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3:39 Michael Torke - Javelin
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Argo 452101
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3:13 Richard Strauss - Oboe Concerto
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Mito Chamber Orchestra
Fumiaki Miyamoto, oboe
Sony 61884
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3:05 William Boyce - Symphony No. 2
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Argo 417824
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3:00 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Gadfly: Romance
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609
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Noon - 1 PM

12:48 Franz Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1
Georg Solti, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 417513
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12:35 Darius Milhaud - Suite for violin, clarinet and piano
Gabriele Pieranunzi, violin
Alessandro Carbonare, clarinet
Enrico Pieranunzi, piano
Concerto 2071
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12:25 George Frideric Handel - Organ Concerto No. 12
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Menuhin Festival Orchestra
Simon Preston, organ
EMI 72637
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12:20 Traditional English: arr: Edward Flower - Wild Mountain Thyme
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Sony 45456
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12:16 Stephen Paulus - The Old Church
Dale Warl;and, conductor
The Dale Warland Singers
Gothic 49243
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12:05 George Gershwin - Second Rhapsody
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas, piano
RCA 68931
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11 - Noon

11:47 Francis Poulenc - Sonata for Flute and Piano
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
Eric Le Sage, piano
EMI 56488
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11:41 Witold Lutoslawski - Variations on a theme by Paganini
Christina and Michelle Naughton, pianos
Orfeo 859121
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11:30 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 46
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80273
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11:25 Maria Schneider - Winter Morning Walks: Walking by Flashlight
Australian Chamber Orchestra
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Jay Anderson, bass
Frank Kimbrough, piano
Scott Robinson, clarinets
ArtistShare 121
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11:15 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5: Allegro marcato
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8576
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11:09 Nino Rota - 8 1/2
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Filarmonia della Scala
Sony 63359
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11:05 Richard Strauss - The Tick-Tock Clock
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 435871
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10 - 11 AM

10:52 John Williams - Three Pieces from "Schindler's List"
Gil Shahm, violin
Orli Shaham, piano
Canary Classics 10
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10:48 Traditional; arr: Stephen Paulus - The Road Home
Dale Warland, conductor
The Dale Warland Singers
Gothic 49243
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10:36 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto in D
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 439893
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10:29 Kurt Weill - Lost in the Stars
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway and Sons 30016
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10:08 Paul Dukas - La Peri (The Fairy)
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
French National Orchestra
RCA 68802
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9 - 10 AM

9:58 Alexander Glazunov - Concert Waltz No. 1
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Orfeo 148101
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9:46 Gabriel Faure - Ballade
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Kathryn Stott, piano
Chandos 9416
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9:38 Carlo Gesualdo - Da pacem Domine
James Wood, conductor
Berlin Vocal Consort
Harmonia Mundi 902123
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9:14 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 86
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Teldec 46313
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9:00 Felix Mendelssohn - Andante and Rondo Capriccioso
Lydia Artymiw, piano
Chandos 8326
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8 - 9 AM

8:57 Johann Sebastian Bach - Prelude
Eduardo Eguez, lute
MA Records 54
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8:42 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9: 4th movement
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 91184
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8:36 Imant Raminsh - Ubi caritas
Jon Washburn, conductor
Vancouver Chamber Choir
CBC 5219
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8:29 Elena Kats-Chernin - Fast Blue Village 2
Del Sol String Quartet
Dorian 92164
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8:26 Anton Rubinstein - Melody
Philip Martin, piano
Hyperion 67379
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8:21 Erich Korngold - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80708
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8:16 Antonin Dvorak - Sonatina: Scherzo
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3191
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8:05 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4: Finale
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421814
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8:04 Jeremiah Clarke - An Ayre
Anthony Newman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244
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7 - 8 AM

7:54 Henry Mancini - Whistling Away the Dark
Gregg Nestor, guitar
William Kanengiser, guitar
Cambria 1069
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7:44 Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Wasps: Overture
Michael Stern, conductor
Kansas City Symphony Orchestra
Reference 129
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7:41 Claude Debussy - Preludes, Book 1: La danse de Puck
Alexei Lubimov, piano
ECM 2241
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7:34 Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari - The Little Square Suite
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Chandos 10511
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7:29 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Turkish Rondo
tenThing
EMI 88326
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7:19 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 27: 3rd movement
Simon Over, conductor
Southbank Sinfonia
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 321
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7:10 Josef Foerster - Deborah: Polka
Vaclav Smetacek, conductor
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Supraphon 101429
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7:04 Ludwig van Beethoven - Creatures of Prometheus: Overture
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Philips 438706
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6 - 7 AM

6:53 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5: 3rd movement
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 400077
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6:52 Edward Elgar - Pastourelle
Peter Pettinger, piano
Chandos 8438
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6:40 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 3: 2nd movement
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 471502
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6:34 Jean Sibelius - Andante festivo
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 222
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6:31 Howard Shore - The Departed: Madolyn
Sharon Isbin, guitar
New Line 39078
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6:23 Lars-Erik Larsson - Symphony No. 1: Scherzo
Hans-Peter Frank, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 426
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6:21 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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6:10 Antonin Dvorak - Czech Suite: Polka
Lowell Graham, conductor
National Chamber Players
Klavier 11126
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6:04 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 43: 3rd movement
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67554
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5 - 6 AM

5:52 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Voices of Spring
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 425425
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5:33 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Concerto No. 2
Swedish Chamber Orchestra
Patrick Gallois, flute
Naxos 557011
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5:28 Claude Debussy - For Piano: Sarabande
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80533
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5:11 Jennifer Higdon - An Exaltation of Larks
Lark Quartet
Bridge 9379
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5:06 Manuel de Falla - La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance No. 1
Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet
Teldec 94554
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5:01 Pierre Attaingnant - Bransle gay
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854
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4 - 5 AM

4:44 Romano Piacentino - Flute Concerto
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
James Galway, flute
RCA 61164
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4:33 Franz Lehar - Gold and Silver Waltz
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra
EMI 74735
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4:29 Traditional Swedish - Polonaise
Ensemble Galilei
Dorian 92153
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4:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 11
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 435472
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4:01 William Alwyn - Serenade: Finale
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 570145
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3 - 4 AM

3:51 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 32
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Denon 6579
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3:47 Manuel Ponce - Scherzino Mexicano
Dag Holm, guitar
SELF PROD 297
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3:11 Frederick Delius - Appalachia
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
Florida Orchestra
Leon Williams, baritone
Naxos 572764
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3:06 Gabriel Faure - Tuscan Serenade
Gil Shaham, violin
Vanguard 1239
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3:01 Henry Purcell - Three Parts Upon a Ground
Stradivaria
Cypres 1633
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2 - 3 AM

2:33 Nikolay Myaskovsky - String Quartet No. 13
Pacifica String Quartet
Cedille 127
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2:21 Gioacchino Rossini - William Tell: Overture
Christian Benda, conductor
Prague Sinfonia Orchestra
Naxos 570934
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2:10 Camille Saint-Saens - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Itzhak Perlman, violin
DG 437737
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2:06 Cyril Scott - Notturno
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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2:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Arioso
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 38915
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1 - 2 AM

1:45 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto for Recorder and Flute
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Michael Schneider, recorder
Archiv 419633
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1:41 Fernando Sor - Divertissement: Polonaise
Julian Gray, guitar
Dorian 80111
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1:12 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 101 "The Clock"
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 429776
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1:06 William Bolcom - New York Lights
Bruce Levingston, piano
Dorian 92148
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1:01 Johann Christian Bach - Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Philips 442275
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:26 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4
Joshua Bell, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Sony 49176
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12:21 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Trumpet and Oboe
Matthias Maute, conductor
Ensemble Caprice
Alexis Basque, trumpet
Matthew Jennejohn, oboe
Analekta 9995
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12:11 Gabriel Pierne - Ballet de Cour: Pavane and Saltarelle
Chamber Music Palm Beach
Klavier 11142
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12:06 Jake Runestad - I Will Lift Mine Eyes
Patrick Dupre Quigley, conductor
Seraphic Fire
SFM 11
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12:01 John Dowland - Walsingham
Paul O'Dette, lute
Astree 7715
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