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May 03, 2015

12:01 AM
Two Poetic Waltzes
Artist : Xuefei Yang, guitar
Album :
Composer : Enrique Granados
Catalog : 6322
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : EMI
12:06 AM
String Symphony No. 10
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 437528
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : DG
12:16 AM
Sinfonia
Artist : Nils-Erik Sparf, violin
Album :
Composer : Johan Roman
Catalog : 284
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Bis
12:22 AM
Over the Mountains High
Artist : Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Album :
Composer : Frederick Delius
Catalog : 572902
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Naxos
12:25 AM
Holberg Suite
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 553106
Conductor : Richard Studt
Orchestra : Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Naxos
12:45 AM
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Alexander Borodin
Catalog : 61135
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 18
Label : Virgin
1:01 AM
Forest Clearing
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Sigurd Islandsmoen
Catalog : 557017
Conductor : Bjarte Engeset
Orchestra : Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Naxos
1:06 AM
Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arvo Part
Catalog : 8731
Conductor : Angele Dubeau
Orchestra : La Pieta
Instrument : SZ
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Analekta
1:14 AM
Preludes, Book 1: La fille a cheveux de lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
Artist : Antonin Kubalek, piano
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 90218
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 20
Label : Dorian
1:18 AM
Fantasia No. 8
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Thomas Tomkins
Catalog : 114
Orchestra : Trio Sonata
Instrument : UX
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 1992
Label : Boston Skyline
1:22 AM
Double Quartet No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Louis Spohr
Catalog : 22014
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1998
Label : Hyperion
2:01 AM
Intermezzo No. 2
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Vasily Kalinnikov
Catalog : 8614
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Chandos
2:06 AM
Piano Sonata No. 50
Artist : Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 67554
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Hyperion
2:23 AM
Flute Concerto No. 4
Artist : Matthias Maute, flute
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 9377
Conductor : Jorg-Michael Schwarz
Orchestra : Rebel
Instrument : NUv
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Bridge
2:30 AM
Toward a New Life
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Josef Suk
Catalog : 62592
Conductor : John Williams
Orchestra : Boston Pops Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Sony
2:37 AM
Viola Concerto
Artist : Lars Anders Tomter, viola
Album :
Composer : Vagn Holmboe
Catalog : 220599
Conductor : Dima Slobodeniouk
Orchestra : Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Dacapo
3:01 AM
Karelia Suite: Alla marcia
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 19
Conductor : Okko Kamu
Orchestra : Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Finlandia
3:06 AM
Gopak
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Modest Mussorgsky
Catalog : 550328
Conductor : Kenneth Jean
Orchestra : Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Naxos
3:08 AM
Introduction and Variations
Artist : Catrin Finch, harp
Album :
Composer : Elias Parish-Alvars
Catalog : 2280
Instrument : Yx
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Sain
3:21 AM
String Quartet No. 9 Razumovsky No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 2318
Orchestra : Cypress String Quartet
Instrument : S1
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Avie
3:53 AM
China Gates
Artist : Orli Shaham, piano
Album :
Composer : John Adams
Catalog : 11
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Canary
4:01 AM
Serenade for Guitar and Strings
Artist : Craig Ogden, guitar
Album :
Composer : Malcolm Arnold
Catalog : 9963
Conductor : Richard Hickox
Orchestra : Northern Sinfonia
Instrument : OX
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : Chandos
4:06 AM
Dance of the Orange Blossoms
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Eric Coates
Catalog : 2075
Conductor : Malcolm Nabarro
Orchestra : East of England Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : ASV
4:11 AM
Quiet City
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Aaron Copland
Catalog : 427335
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
4:22 AM
Piano Concerto No. 1
Artist : Martha Argerich, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 456700
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Philips
4:42 AM
Clarinet Quartet
Artist : Dieter Klocker, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Franz Hoffmeister
Catalog : 999812
Orchestra : Vlach Quartet Prague
Instrument : SUv
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : CPO
5:01 AM
Summer in the High Grassland
Artist : Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Album :
Composer : Zhao Jiping
Catalog : 93962
Orchestra : Silk Road Ensemble
Instrument : RZ
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Sony
5:06 AM
Morning Papers Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 95
Conductor : Jascha Horenstein
Orchestra : Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Chesky
5:16 AM
Concierto en Flamenco: Alegrias de Cadiz
Artist : Pepe Romero, guitar
Album :
Composer : Federico Torroba
Catalog : 573255
Conductor : Manuel Coves
Orchestra : Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : OX
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : Naxos