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March 28, 2015

6:01 PM
The Jane Pickering Lute Book
Artist : Ronn McFarlane, lute
Album :
Composer : Anonymous
Catalog : 90129
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Dorian
6:06 PM
Pavan No. 26
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Thomas Lupo
Catalog : 907478
Orchestra : Fretwork
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Harmonia Mundi
6:10 PM
Flute Quartet No. 2
Artist : Jasmine Choi, flute
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 75349
Instrument : SUv
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Sony
6:22 PM
Rhapsody in Blue
Artist : Leonard Bernstein, piano
Album :
Composer : George Gershwin
Catalog : 439521
Conductor : Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra : Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1993
Label : DG
6:41 PM
Children’s Corner
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 444386
Conductor : Charles Dutoit
Orchestra : Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : London/Decca
7:01 PM
Dardanus: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean-Philippe Rameau
Catalog : 420240
Conductor : Frans Bruggen
Orchestra : Orchestra of the 18th Century
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 14
Label : Philips
7:06 PM
Four Seasons: Autumn
Artist : Lara St. John, violin
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 134
Conductor : Eduardo Marturet
Orchestra : Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Ancalagon
7:17 PM
The Mushroom Tree/The Kid on the Mountain
Artist : Eimear McGeown, Irish flute
Album :
Composer : Eimear McGeown/Traditional
Catalog : 10821
Instrument : UP
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Chandos
7:22 PM
Fantasie for Piano Four-Hands
Artist : Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 901773
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Harmonia Mundi
7:41 PM
Orchestral Suite No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 2171
Conductor : Monica Huggett
Orchestra : Sonnerie
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Avie
8:01 PM
Karelia Suite: Alla marcia
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 19
Conductor : Okko Kamu
Orchestra : Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Finlandia
8:06 PM
String Quartet No. 3
Artist : Mariana Todorova, violin
Album :
Composer : Salvador Bacarisse
Catalog : Record
Instrument : S1
Label : European Broadc
8:38 PM
Mephisto Waltz No. 1 Dance in the Village Inn
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 443444
Conductor : Georg Solti
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
8:51 PM
Trumpet Concerto No. 1
Artist : Stephen Burns, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Georg Philipp Telemann
Catalog : 80132
Conductor : Stephen Burns
Orchestra : American Concerto Orchestra
Instrument : Wv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Dorian
9:01 PM
Fantasia Suite No. 1
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Jenkins
Catalog : 17698
Orchestra : Locke Consort
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Channel Classic
9:06 PM
Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ralph Vaughan Williams
Catalog : 550823
Conductor : Richard Studt
Orchestra : Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 18
Label : Naxos
9:19 PM
Maria Stuarda: Ah! dal ciel discenda un raggio
Artist : Elina Garanca, mezzo-soprano
Album :
Composer : Gaetano Donizetti
Catalog : 12818
Conductor : Roberto Abbado
Orchestra : Bologna Theater Orchestra
Instrument : KLO
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : DG
9:24 PM
Sonatina
Artist : Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
Album :
Composer : Federico Torroba
Catalog : 414161
Instrument : Xx
TrackNumber : 5
Label : London/Decca
9:38 PM
Lachian Dances
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Leos Janacek
Catalog : 572695
Conductor : Antoni Wit
Orchestra : Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Naxos
10:01 PM
Intermezzo for String Trio
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Zoltan Kodaly
Catalog : 45015
Orchestra : Domus
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Virgin
10:06 PM
Morning Papers Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 66860
Conductor : Zubin Mehta
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Sony
10:17 PM
Recorder Concerto
Artist : Pamela Thorby, recorder
Album :
Composer : Johann Fasch
Catalog : 467
Orchestra : Ensemble Marsyas
Instrument : URQ
TrackNumber : 16
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Linn
10:27 PM
Vocalise
Artist : Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 20744
Orchestra : Time For Three
Instrument : SR
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Universal
10:33 PM
Andante and Rondo Capriccioso
Artist : Javier Perianes, piano
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 902195
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Harmonia Mundi
10:41 PM
Concerto No. 11
Artist : Adrian Chandler, violin
Album :
Composer : Giuseppe Valentini
Catalog : 2106
Conductor : Adrian Chandler
Orchestra : La Serenissima
Instrument : Rr
TrackNumber : 28
ReleaseYear : 2006
Label : Avie
11:01 PM
La finta giardineria (The Pretend Gardener): Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 15885
Conductor : Hans Vonk
Orchestra : Dresden State Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : LaserLight
11:06 PM
Atzimba: Intermezzo
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ricardo Castro
Catalog : 75555
Conductor : Alondra de la Parra
Orchestra : Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Sony
11:12 PM
Preludes, Book 1: La fille a cheveux de lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
Artist : Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 80622
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Telarc
11:16 PM
Nove de Julho (Ninth of July)
Artist : Antoine Zemor, piano
Album :
Composer : Ernesto Nazareth
Catalog : 57989
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Fleur de Son
11:21 PM
Symphony No. 8
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 572112
Conductor : Marin Alsop
Orchestra : Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Naxos