Thursday Feb. 20, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Ramon Montoya: Solea
"Solea" = so-lay-AH
Paco Pena, guitar
Nimbus 5093 
12:06 am Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 2
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Zacharias
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:47 am William Alwyn: Suite for Oboe and Harp
Sarah Francis, oboe
Lucy Wakeford, harp
Naxos 572425 
12:54 am Jorge Grundman: What Inspires Poetry: About Rain and Storm
Ara Malikian, violin
Daniel Del Pino, piano
NPM 911 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Dardanus: Overture
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 420240 
1:06 am John Tavener: Two Hymns to the Mother of God
Vasari Singers / Jeremy Backhouse
EMI 65903 
1:12 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3
English Chamber Orchestra / Barry Tuckwell
Barry Tuckwell, horn
London/Decca 410284 
1:28 am John Playford: Hunsdon House and Sir Martin Marah's Jig
David Douglass, violin
Paul O'Dette, theorbo
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Harmonia Mundi 907186 
1:32 am Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1
Dresden Philharmonic / Michel Plasson
Nelson Freire, piano
Brilliant 93700 
1:51 am Giovanni Legrenzi: 3 Balletti e Correnti
La Serenissima / Adrian Chandler
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2106 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Camille Saint-Saens: Algerian Suite: French March
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60700 
2:06 am Isaac Albeniz: Tango
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67565 
2:09 am Arthur Bliss: Orchestral Study No. 2
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 
2:18 am Alexander Scriabin: Waltz
HJ Lim, piano
Warner 14509 
2:24 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1996 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am George Frideric Handel: Amadigi di Gaula: Sento la gioia (I feel the joy)
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 40329 
3:06 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Capriccio Diabolico
Sofia Soloists / Plamen Djurov
Carlos Barbosa-Lima, guitar
Concord 42048 
3:18 am Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 12 "American"
Chilingirian Quartet
Chandos 8919 
3:44 am Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Peter Nagy, piano
London/Decca 19121 
3:48 am Peter Tchaikovsky: March Slave (Slavonic March)
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 453496 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 10 "Grand Partita": Minuet II
Scottish National Orchestra Winds / Paavo Jarvi
Chandos 8553 
4:06 am Frederick Delius: Florida Suite: By the River
Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Argo 430206 
4:13 am Hubert Parry: I was glad
Voices of Ascension / Dennis Keene
Mark Kruczek, organ
Delos 3300 
4:22 am Pieter Hellendaal: Concerto No. 3
Combattimento Consort of Amsterdam / Jan Willem de Vriend
RadioNederland 92019 
4:34 am Samuel Barber: Violin Concerto
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Elmar Oliveira, violin
EMI 47850 
 5 AM - 9 AM
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 9 AM - 11 AM
The Diane Rehm Show
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 11 AM
Fresh Air
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 12 PM - 3 PM
Here & Now
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 3 PM - 6 PM
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 6 PM
Marketplace (6:00 - 6:30 p.m.)
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 7 PM - 9 PM
The World Cafe
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 9 PM
 10 PM
Classical Music
10:01 pm Alessandro Scarlatti: Rose Garden Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra / Simon Wright
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5079 
10:06 pm Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602 
10:12 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Recorder and Flute
Camerata Cologne
Michael Schneider, recorder
Karl Kaiser, flute
DHM 77367 
10:27 pm Francesco Veracini: Violin Sonata No. 6
John Holloway, violin
Jaap ter Linden, baroque cello
Lars Ulrik Mortensen, harpsichord
ECM 1889 
10:49 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 2 "Song of Praise": Part 3
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3112 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Vincenzo Bellini: Capulets and Montagues: Sinfonia
Orchestra of St. Cecilia / Myung Whun Chung
DG 471566 
11:06 pm Leos Janacek: Pohadka (Fairy Tale)
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Christopher O'Riley, piano
Oxingale 2019 
11:20 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 33
English Baroque Soloists / John Eliot Gardiner
Philips 412736 
11:42 pm Riccardo Zandonai: Conchita: ler dalla fabbrica a Triana
Giuseppe Verdi Choir of Milan / Marco Armiliato
Renee Fleming, soprano
London/Decca 13279 
11:45 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 22
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Bridge 9274 

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