Thursday Feb. 27, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Felicien David: Breezes from the Orient: Souvenir d'Occident
Daniel Blumenthal, piano
Marco Polo 223376 
12:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 4
Latvian National Symphony Orchestra String Quartet
Edgars Zemitis, guitar
Ivo Kruskops, castanets
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:23 am Paul Creston: Gregorian Chant for String Orchestra
New York Chamber Orchestra / Arthur Lief
Vanguard 4076 
12:36 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Clouds
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 400023 
12:44 am Jacques Offenbach: Grand Cello Concerto "Concerto militaire": 1st movement
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Jerome Pernoo, cello
Archiv 4776403 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Astor Piazzolla: Tango No. 2
Tali Morgulis, piano
Delos 3435 
1:06 am Nina Kotova: Reminiscence
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Nina Kotova, cello
Philips 462612 
1:10 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1986 
1:43 am Igor Stravinsky: Pastorale
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
DG 463667 
1:46 am Cyril Rootham: Miniature Suite
Guildhall Strings / Robert Salter
Martin Roscoe, piano
Hyperion 67316 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 3: Allegro assai
Philharmonia Orchestra / Francesco d'Avalos
ASV 793 
2:06 am Gabriel Faure: Romance Without Words
Susan Jolles, harp
Vox 7504 
2:09 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Artist's Life
Vienna Volksopera Orchestra / Franz Bauer Theussl
Philips 416819 
2:20 am Traditional Irish: The Irish Session Suite
Kevin Burke, violin
Andrew Ehrlich, violin
Charles Noble, viola
Justin Kagan, cello
Loftus 4 
2:43 am Frederic Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie
Stanislav Bunin, piano
DG 423618 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Jean Francaix: Quintet No. 2: 1st movement
ASV 1090 
3:06 am Kosaku Yamada: Red Dragonfly
Paillard Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 
3:10 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 3 "Il gardellino" ("The Goldfinch")
I Solisti Veneti / Claudio Scimone
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 39062 
3:21 am Emil Reesen: Variations on a Theme of Franz Schubert
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra / Bo Holten
Dacapo 226031 
3:38 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 30
London Mozart Players / Jane Glover
ASV 762 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am John Playford: The Broom of Cowdenknows
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90238 
4:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 58
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 427662 
4:22 am Mason Bates: Ford's Farm
Hilary Hahn, violin
Cory Smythe, piano
DG 19103 
4:27 am Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 36721 
4:43 am Jean Sibelius: Andante festivo
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 222 
4:49 am Antonin Dvorak: My Home Overture
London Symphony Orchestra / Istvan Kertesz
London/Decca 417597 
 5 AM - 9 AM
Morning Edition
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 9 AM - 11 AM
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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 Johannes Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2: Allegro
Yegor Dyachkov, cello
Jean Saulnier, piano
Analekta 3167 
10:06 pm Edvard Grieg: Symphonic Dance No. 1
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Virgin 44722 
10:14 pm Francesco Turini: Sonata "Tanto tempo hormai"
Ten Thousand Lakes 120 
10:19 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 411134 
10:39 pm Alexander Scriabin: Poeme No. 1
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 16606 
10:44 pm Francesco Veracini: Overture No. 1
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 439937 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80107 
11:06 pm Marco Uccellini: Sonata No. 1
Harmonia Mundi 907196 
11:13 pm Aram Khachaturian: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Russian National Orchestra / Alexander Vedernikov
PentaTone 32 
11:24 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Serenity
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Paolo Giacometti, piano
Brilliant 93688 
11:28 pm Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
Chamber Choir of Europe / Nicol Matt
Jorg Halubek, organ
Hanssler 98272 

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