Wednesday Feb. 12, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Invitation to the Polka
Slovak State Philharmonic / Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223218 
12:06 am Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 3
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Raphael Wallfisch, cello
Chandos 8861 
12:21 am Edward Elgar: Elegy
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191 
12:27 am Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 "Italian"
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Roberto Abbado
SPCO Live Recording 120510 
12:56 am Edvard Grieg: Waltz
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Thomas C. Kelly: Pastoral and Reel
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 
1:06 am Edward MacDowell: Fireside Tales: From a German Forest
Calico Winds
Albany 693 
1:09 am Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 "Spring"
Philadelphia Orchestra / James Levine
RCA 61849 
1:45 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Lord, have mercy
Russian State Symphony Capella / Valery Polyansky
Hearts of Space 11109 
1:50 am Carl Nielsen: Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Easley Blackwood: Nocturne
Easley Blackwood, piano
Cedille 38 
2:06 am Enrique Granados: Dance of the Rose
Razumovsky Sinfonia / Peter Breiner
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Naxos 553037 
2:08 am Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Winds
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415364 
2:36 am Jonathan Leshnoff: Rush
IRIS Orchestra / Michael Stern
Naxos 559670 
2:45 am Camille Saint-Saens: Fantaisie
Itamar Zorman, violin
Sivan Magen, harp
Azica 71274 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 50: Minuet
Leipzig String Quartet
Dabringhaus 3071723 
3:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 3
Jeremy Denk, piano
Azica 71262 
3:24 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 16
Emerson String Quartet
DG 431797 
3:52 am Wilhelm Stenhammar: Song: Interlude
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Traditional: Shenandoah
Teldec 96515 
4:06 am Isaac Albeniz: Cordoba
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322 
4:14 am William Bolcom: Recuerdos: Paseo
Susan and Sara Wang, piano duo
Castigo 691 
4:20 am Jean Sibelius: Night Ride and Sunrise
London Symphony Orchestra / Antal Dorati
EMI 65182 
4:37 am Franz Danzi: Bassoon Quartet
Centaur 2708 
 5 AM - 9 AM
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 11 AM
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 12 PM - 3 PM
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 3 PM - 6 PM
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 6 PM
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 7 PM - 9 PM
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 9 PM
 10 PM
Classical Music
10:01 pm Emilio Pujol: Triquilandia/Seguidilla
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80633 
10:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 2
City of London Sinfonia / Nicholas Ward
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430 
10:15 pm Maria Schneider: Winter Morning Walks: How Important It Must Be
Australian Chamber Orchestra
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Jay Anderson, bass
Frank Kimbrough, piano
Scott Robinson, clarinets
ArtistShare 121 
10:23 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 21
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80217 
10:41 pm Richard Wagner: Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (Love Death)
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 46286 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Louis Spohr: Double Quartet No. 1: Scherzo
Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Hyperion 22014 
11:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 6
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 64527 
11:12 pm Robert Schumann: Arabesque
Pierre Huybregts, piano
Centaur 2135 
11:19 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 427316 
11:39 pm Ottorino Respighi: Brazilian Impressions
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Eduardo Mata
Dorian 90182 

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