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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Tchaikovsky/L "Eugene Onegin," Op   Michael Ponti, p   Vox CDX-5047     0:05:49
iszt          24: Polonaise*                           (2)
Tchaikovsky   "Swan Lake," Op 20:   Israel Phil/Zubin  Lon 410551-2     0:24:55
              Suite                 Mehta
Stravinsky    "Apollo (Apollon      Stockholm Chamber  Sony SK-46667    0:01:35
              musagŠte)":           Or/Esa-Pekka
              Terpsichore's         Salonen
Handel        "Terpsichore":        English Baroque    Erato ECD-88084  0:11:03
              Ballet Music          Soloists/John
                                    Eliot Gardiner
Praetorius    "Terpsichore"         New York           Arabesque        0:11:37
              (1612): Suite #4 in G Renaissance        Z-6531
Theodor       Piano & Winds Sextet  Shirley Irek, p;   Crystal CD-753   0:01:26
Blumer        (Theme with           Moran Woodwind
              Variations), Op 45    Quintet
              (1922): "Slavic
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Verdi         "La Traviata": "De'   Rolando Villazon,  Virgin 45626-2   0:05:15
              miei bollenti         t; Munich Radio
              spiriti...O mio       Orch/Marcello
              rimorso"*             Viotti
Verdi         "La Traviata":        BBC Phil/Sir       Chandos          0:07:35
              Preludes to acts 1 &  Edward Downes      CHAN-9696
Juli n Arcas  Fantasy on Themes     Pepe Romero, g     Phi 446090-2     0:06:42
              from Verdi's La
Starer        "Sketches in Color":  Gerald             Albany TROY-205  0:01:24
              "Grey"*               Berthiaume, p
Bliss         "A Colour Symphony"   Royal              EMI/Ang          0:33:09
              (1922)                Phil/Charles       CDM7-69388-2
Starer        "Sketches in Color":  Gerald             Albany TROY-205  0:01:53
              "Purple"*             Berthiaume, p
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Brahms/Purser Piano Pieces, Op      London Brass       Teldec 246007-2  0:05:39
              118: #2, Intermezzo
              in A*
Liszt         Song, "Die Loreley"   Thomas Quasthoff,  DG 463183-2      0:06:56
                                    br; Justus Zeyen,
Liszt         "Die Loreley"         Misha Dichter, p   Phi 446554-2     0:06:22
              (composer's piano                        (2)
              arrangement of song)
Johann        "Loreley              Vienna State       Van              0:09:33
Strauss, Sr   Rheinkl„nge" Waltz,   Opera Orch/Anton   OVC-8078/80 (3)
              Op 154                Paulik
Johann        Polka, "Eisele- und   Boskovsky          Van OVC-8015     0:01:52
Strauss, Sr   Beisele-Sprnge," Op  Ensemble/Willi
              202*                  Boskovsky
Strauss       Oboe Concerto in D    Richard Woodhams,  EMI/Ang          0:24:39
              (1945)                ob; Philadelphia   CDC5-56149-2
Jacob         Divertimento (1956):  Tommy Reilly,      Chandos          0:01:29
              #8 (Finale), Jig*     harmonica; Hindar  CHAN-8802
                                    String Quartet
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Caldara       Sinfonia #1*          Salamanca          Verso VRS-2001   0:05:19
Prokofiev     "Romeo and Juliet"    Leningrad          Russian Disc     0:26:04
              Suite #2, Op 64c      Phil/Evgeny        RDCD-11180
Lambert       "Romeo and Juliet"    English Chamber    Lyrita SRCS.110  0:01:33
              (1924-25):            Orch/Norman Del
              "Entr'acte"*          Mar
Jacob         Clarinet Concertino   Charles Russo,     Premier          0:11:50
              (after Tartini)       cl; Chamber        PRCD-1052
                                    Orch/David Gilbert
Barbirolli    Oboe Concerto in c    Anthony Camden,    Naxos 8.553433   0:09:29
              on Themes of          ob; City of
              Pergolesi             London
Barbirolli    An Elizabethan        BBC Concert        HMV ASD-2496     0:01:19
              Suite: Farnaby: A     Orch/Sir John
              Toye*                 Barbirolli
Tchaikovsky   Sixteen Children's    Ilya Levinsky, t;  Conifer 51268-2  0:02:27
              Songs, Op 54: #4,     Semion Skigin, p
              "My garden"*
Tchaikovsky   Sixteen Children's    Ilya Levinsky, t;  Conifer 51268-2  0:02:55
              Songs, Op 54: #5,     Semion Skigin, p
              "Legend (Christ Had
              A Garden)"*
Arensky       Variations on a       Hermitage Theatre  Mel              0:13:22
              Theme by              Chamber            SUCD-1100301
              Tchaikovsky, Op 35a   Orch/Saulius
Anon 15th c   "Se mon cuer"*        Asteria            Asteria          0:01:53
French                                                 AMCD-0406
Piern‚        Piano Quintet, Op 41  Jean Hubeau, p;    Erato 45525-2    0:34:48
                                    Viotti String
Dufay         "Dona gentile"*       Asteria            Asteria          0:01:26
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Romberg       "Up in Central        Beverly Sills, s;  EMI/Ang          0:05:19
              Park": Duet, "Close   Sherrill Milnes,   CDC7-47203-2
              as Pages in a Book"*  br; New York City
                                    Opera Orch/J Rudel
Bernhard      String Trio in e, Op  Li-Kuo Chang, vi;  Musical Arts     0:12:19
Romberg       38/1                  Gary Stucka, vc;   Society
                                    Jerry Fuller, db   MASCD-41595
Raymond       "Maske in Blau":      Fritz Wunderlich,  Eurodisc         0:01:45
              Aria, "Maske in       t; Munich Radio    301188 (2)
              Blau"*                Orch/Werner
Glazunov      Symphony #6 in c, Op  Royal Scottish     Warner           0:35:51
              58                    National           Classics
                                    Orch/Jos‚          69627-2
d'India       Madrigal, "MercŠ!     Les Arts           Erato 23418-2    0:01:31
              Grido, piangendo"*    Florissants
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Debussy/Artis "Petite Suite"        Bert Lucarelli,    Special Music    0:05:47
ts            (1889): 3rd mvt,      ob; Susan Jolles,  SCD-4531
              "Menuet"*             h
Saint-Sa‰ns   Cello Concerto #1 in  Shauna Rolston,    Radio Canada     0:20:44
              a, Op 33              vc; Calgary        Int'l SMCD-5153
Saint-Sa‰ns   "La jota aragonese,"  London             Cala CACD-1016   0:03:48
              Op 64                 Phil/Geoffrey
Rodrigo       "Danzas de espa¤a"    Alicia de          MCA Classics     0:01:31
              (1941): #1,           Larrocha, p        MCAD2-9824 (2)
Sarasate/Heif Two Spanish Dances,   Elmar Oliveira,    MMG MCD-10027    0:05:59
etz           Op 21: #1,            v; Robert
              "Malague¤a"           McDonald, p
Halffter      "Habanera"            Gran Canaria       ASV CDDCA-1078   0:09:25
                                    Phil/Adrian Leaper
Chopin        "Bol‚ro," Op 19       Garrick Ohlsson, p Arabesque        0:07:36
Ponce         "Torre de la Ni¤a"*   Equale Brass       Nimbus 45010     0:01:40
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Liszt         Introduction and      Leslie Howard, p   Hyperion         0:05:28
              Polonaise after                          CDA-67101/2 (2)
              Bellini's "I
Bellini       "Norma": Aria,        Ren‚e Fleming, s;  Lon 466098-2     0:07:04
              "Casta Diva"          London Voices;
                                    Orch/Terry Davies
Nicolai       "Fantasy with         Claudius Tanski,   MD+G             0:16:41
              Variations" after     p; South           Recordings
              Bellini's "Norma,"    Westphalian        6010832-2
              Op 25                 Phil/David Stern
Lorenz        "Fantasie on Themes   Bacon, Moll        Crystal S-379    0:09:13
              from Bellini's 'I
              Puritani'", Op 13
Bellini       Song, "Malinconia,    Sumi Jo, s;        Erato 23300-2    0:01:32
              ninfa gentile"*       Vincenzo Scalera,
Glinka        Variations on Themes  Marcella Crudeli,  Koch 3-1611-2    0:14:38
              from Bellini's "La    p; RIAS
              sonnambula"           Sinfonietta/Jiri
Vaughan       Six Studies in        Charles Stier,     Elan CD-82246    0:01:32
Williams      English Folksong      cl; Molly Newton,
              (1926): "Adagio"*     p
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Fillmore      "Trombone Family"*    Ronald Barron,     None 79157-2     0:05:15
                                    tb; Kenneth
                                    Cooper, p
Bach          Toccata and Fugue in  Alessi, Hartman,   Summit DCD-123   0:04:21
              d, BWV 565: "Fugue"   Lawrence,
                                    Bollinger, tb
Bach/Schoenbe Prelude and Fugue in  Los Angeles        Sony SK-89012    0:15:24
rg            E-Flat, BWV 552, "St  Phil/Esa-Pekka
              Anne"                 Salonen
Grieg         Lyric Pieces, Op 43:  Rudolph Ganz, p    Simax PSC-1809   0:01:47
              #1, "Butterfly"*                         (3)
Grieg         Symphonic Dances, Op  Royal              ASV CDDCA-722    0:27:51
              64                    Phil/Yondani Butt
Grieg         Lyric Pieces, Op 12:  Sergei             Simax PSC-1809   0:01:39
              #2, "Waltz"*          Rachmaninoff, p    (3)
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
von           "Poet and Peasant":   Saturday Brass     MHS 419347       0:05:39
Supp‚/Wright  Overture*             Quintet
Martinu       Cello Sonata #2       Peter Rejto, vc;   Summit DCD-137   0:18:23
                                    Eugene Rowley, p
Martinu       "Shimmy Foxtrot"*     Prague Sym         Supraphon        0:01:49
                                    Orch/Zbynek        SU-3058-2011
Schumann      Symphony #4 in d, Op  Amsterdam Royal    Phi 442079-2     0:29:49
              120                   Concertgebouw      (2)
Purcell       "Funeral March for    Academy of         EMI/Ang 44438-2  0:01:49
              Queen Mary"*          Ancient
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Mozart        "The Magic Flute," K  Lucia Popp, s;     EMI/Ang          0:05:14
              620: Aria, "O zittre  Philharmonia       CMS5-67385-2
              nicht, mein lieber    Orch/Otto          (2)
              Sohn"*                Klemperer
Mozart        "The Magic Flute," K  Calgary            Radio Canada     0:07:20
              620: Overture         Phil/Mario         Int'l SMCD-5149
Mozart        Variations on         Francesco          Naxos 8.550613   0:17:14
              Schack's "Ein Weib    Nicolosi, p
              ist das herrlichste
              Ding", K 613
Purcell       "Love Triumphant or   Emma Kirkby, s;    Ois 414174-1     0:01:40
              Nature will           Academy of
              Prevail": Song, "How  Ancient
              happy's the husband"* Music/Christopher
Massenet      Orchestral Suite #7,  Paris              Lon 433088-2     0:23:07
              "ScŠnes alsaciennes"  Conservatory
                                    Orch/Albert Wolff
Ravel         "Don Quichotte …      Rick Bogard, tr;   Centaur          0:01:34
              Dulcin‚e": #1,        John Solomons, p   CRC-2679
              "Chanson romanesque"*
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Granados      Opera, "Goyescas"     London Sym         MCA Classics     0:05:20
              (1916): Intermezzo*   Orch/Rafael        MCAD-25887
                                    Frhbeck de Burgos
Granados      Piano Trio, Op 50     Beaux Arts Trio    Phi 446684-2     0:25:17
Federico      "Aires de la          Norman Ruiz, g     Centaur          0:01:44
Moreno-Torrob Mancha": #1,                             CRC-2279
a             "Jerigonza"*
Dvor k        Symphonic             Czech Phil/Vaclav  Supraphon        0:22:53
              Variations, Op 78     Neumann            110716-2
Dvor k        Four Folksongs (In    Grayson Hirst, t;  Spectrum SR-193  0:01:41
              Folk Tone), Op 73:    Rudolph Palmer, p
              #4, "The Horseman"*
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