Playlist for Sunday, May 20, 2018:
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12:01 AM: John Ireland:
A Downland Suite: Minuet
English Chamber Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, conductor
Naxos 573250
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12:06 AM: Frederic Chopin:
Scherzo No. 2
Yundi Li, piano
DG 3887
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12:18 AM: Johannes Brahms:
Violin Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Neville Marriner, conductor
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 89649
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1:01 AM: Yasushi Akutagawa:
Music for Symphony Orchestra: Andante
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
Ryusuke Numajiri, conductor
Naxos 555071
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1:06 AM: Anton Arensky:
Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
English Symphony Orchestra
William Boughton, conductor
Nimbus 7020
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1:21 AM: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Serenade No. 11
DG 431683
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1:46 AM: Michael Nyman:
The Piano: Big My Secret
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
London/Decca 20135
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1:50 AM: Claude Debussy:
Nocturnes: Nuages (Clouds)
Paris Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
DG 437934
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2:01 AM: Robert Moran:
The Desert of Roses: 3rd movement
Piano Circus Band
Craig Smith, conductor
Argo 436128
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2:06 AM: Hector Berlioz:
Symphonie Fantastique: Reveries
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Georg Solti, conductor
London/Decca 436839
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2:23 AM: Carlos Salzedo:
Suite of Eight Dances: Tango
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581
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2:26 AM: Felix Mendelssohn:
Octet
Philips 420400
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3:01 AM: Vicente Arregui:
Intermedio
Roberto Moronn Perez, guitar
Reference 705
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3:06 AM: Ralph Vaughan Williams:
Bass Tuba Concerto
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Anne Manson, conductor
Oystein Baadsvik, tuba
Bis 1515
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3:18 AM: Ludwig van Beethoven:
Violin Sonata No. 6
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 453743
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3:42 AM: Joseph Brackett:
Simple Gifts
Cantus 4
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3:46 AM: Jennifer Higdon:
blue cathedral
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Robert Spano, conductor
Telarc 80596
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4:01 AM: John Jenkins:
Fantasia Suite No. 5
Channel Classics 17698
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4:06 AM: Nagayo Motoori:
Summer Children
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Francois Paillard, conductor
Denon 7330
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4:10 AM: Ivor Gurney:
Nocturne
Richard Saxel, piano
Quartz 2128
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4:18 AM: Antonin Dvorak:
Cello Concerto
New York Philharmonic
Kurt Masur, conductor
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 67173
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5:01 AM: Traditional Irish:
She Moved Through the Fair
Michael McHale, piano
RTE Lyric fm 139
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5:06 AM: William Grant Still:
Summerland
Koch 7546
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5:11 AM: Amy Beach:
Symphony "Gaelic"
Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Kenneth Schermerhorn, conductor
Naxos 559139
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5:54 AM: John Williams:
Song without Words
John Williams, guitar
JCW 1
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6:01 AM: Pablo de Sarasate:
Reverie
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 570893
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6:06 AM: Igor Stravinsky:
Eight Miniatures
DG 419628
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6:15 AM: Frank Bridge:
Waltz-Intermezzo
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Delos 3284
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6:23 AM: Franz Schubert:
Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
The Knights
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
Ancalagon 137
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6:46 AM: Jean-Baptiste Krumpholtz:
Sonata for Flute and Harp
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 48033
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7:01 AM: Franz Joseph Haydn:
The Deliberations of the Gods: Overture
Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Pardubice
Michael Halasz, conductor
Naxos 573488
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7:06 AM: Antonio Vivaldi:
LEstro Armonico: Concerto No. 10 for Four Violins and Cello
London Chamber Orchestra
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
Virgin 91167
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7:17 AM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Duet No. 2
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67306
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7:21 AM: Joaquin Turina:
Fantastic Dances
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Enrique Batiz, conductor
EMI 63886
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7:38 AM: Astor Piazzolla:
Rio Sena
Albany 1084
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7:43 AM: Ottorino Respighi:
Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Neville Marriner, conductor
EMI 47116
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8:00 AM: Sunday Baroque:
Sunday Baroque, hosted by Suzanne Bona, celebrates the current wealth of recorded music with great performances by yesterday's and today's best performers.
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12:01 PM: Alexander Glazunov:
Symphony No. 1 "Slavyanskaya": Scherzo
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Orfeo 93101
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12:06 PM: Michael Haydn:
Symphony No. 16
London Mozart Players
Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 9352
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12:22 PM: Ludwig van Beethoven:
Piano Sonata No. 31
Anton Kuerti, piano
Analekta 3182
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12:44 PM: John Dowland:
Two Almands
Virgin 45005
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12:47 PM: Tomaso Albinoni:
Concerto for Two Oboes
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, conductor
Gail Hennessy, oboe
Avie 2371
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1:01 PM: Johann Christian Bach:
Overture No. 2 "La Calamita de Cuori"
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
David Zinman, conductor
Philips 442275
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1:06 PM: Mikhail Glinka:
Ruslan and Ludmila: Overture
London Horns
Geoffrey Simon, conductor
Cala 112
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1:13 PM: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Symphony No. 38 "Prague"
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Telarc 80148
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1:49 PM: George Frideric Handel:
Keyboard Suite No. 2
Philip Edward Fisher, piano
Naxos 572197
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2:01 PM: Trevor Duncan:
The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra
Ronald Corp, conductor
Hyperion 67148
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2:06 PM: Hector Berlioz:
Harold in Italy: Serenade
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Eliahu Inbal, conductor
Yuri Bashmet, viola
Denon 73207
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2:13 PM: Giovanni Valentini:
Sonata a 4
DHM 77086
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2:19 PM: Ottorino Respighi:
Rossiniana Suite
Wuppertal Symphony Orchestra
George Hanson, conductor
Dabringhaus 3351030
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2:43 PM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Keyboard Concerto No. 3
The Kings Violins
Bernard Labadie, conductor
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Virgin 70913
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3:01 PM: Niccolo Paganini:
Cantabile
Pekka Kuusisto, violin
Ondine 1142
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3:06 PM: Josef Myslivecek:
Overture
Archiv 4776418
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3:16 PM: Julius Rontgen:
6 Early Netherlands Dances
North German Radio Philharmonic
David Porcelijn, conductor
CPO 777255
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3:27 PM: Richard Strauss:
Horn Concerto No. 2
Berlin Philharmonic
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Norbert Hauptmann, horn
Sony 53267
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3:48 PM: Carl Maria von Weber:
Invitation to the Dance
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena, conductor
Chandos 10748
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4:01 PM: Franz Liszt:
Paganini Etude No. 3 "La Campanella"
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 67193
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4:06 PM: Andrew York:
Sunburst
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287
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4:12 PM: Felix Mendelssohn:
Symphony No. 4 "Italian"
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Georg Solti, conductor
London/Decca 414665
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4:43 PM: Antonin Dvorak:
In Natures Realm Overture
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Jun Markl, conductor
Telarc 32927
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5:01 PM: Manuel de Falla:
Four Spanish Pieces: Montanesa
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902099
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5:06 PM: Antonio Vivaldi:
Concerto for Oboe and Bassoon
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Neville Marriner, conductor
Philips 412892
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5:16 PM: Johann Strauss, Jr.:
By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Vienna Philharmonic
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Sony 77002
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5:29 PM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Orchestral Suite No. 1
Arion
Jaap ter Linden, conductor
Early-Music.com 7753
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5:50 PM: Ennio Morricone:
Cinema Paradiso
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
John Mauceri, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin
Philips 446681
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6:00 PM: Classics For Kids:
Introduce your kids to classical music with games, stories, activities and interactive fun at www.classicsforkids.com. During May, Classics For Kids features Giacomo Puccini.
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6:06 PM: Performance Today Weekend:
Performance Today Weekend is a two hour weekly program that features classical music in concert from American Public Media studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.
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8:00 PM: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra:
Today's concert comes from the May 5 and 6, 2018 performance by the CSO under the direction of Harry Bicket, recorded and produced by WGUC.
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9:03 PM: Gustav Mahler:
Symphony #5: Adagietto
Vienna Philharmonic
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
DG 445486
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9:15 PM: Antonin Dvorak:
Symphony #6
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Chandos 8530
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10:00 PM: Pipedreams:
Each week, Pipedreams host Michael Barone shares selected organ works and performances, and in doing so, encourages listeners to engage both their ears and imaginations to gain greater appreciation of this instrument.
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11:01 PM: Philip Glass:
Opening
Kasia Kadlubowska, percussion
Dux 1221
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11:06 PM: Gabriel Faure:
Elegie
English Chamber Orchestra
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
London/Decca 2334
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11:15 PM: Claude Debussy:
String Quartet
Virgin 19045
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11:43 PM: Alan Hovhaness:
The Garden of Adonis
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530
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