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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Anon 15th c   Istampita "Tre        Amsterdam Loeki    Ois 414277-2     0:05:25
Italian       Fontane"*             Stardust Quartet
Anon 15th c   Istanpitta,           Ferrara            Harmonia Mundi   0:07:19
Italian       "Isabella"            Ensemble/Crawford  HMC-905241
Anon 13th c   Estampie              Studio For Early   Teldec 6.41928   0:04:55
Anon 13th c   Estampie real (#2)    St George's        CRD 3421         0:02:34
French                              Canzona/John
Anon 13th c   "Istampitta:          Hesperion          Alia Vox         0:01:51
Italian       Saltarello"*          XXI/Jordi Savall   AV-9848
Dvor k        Symphony #3 in        Scottish National  Chandos          0:32:47
              E-Flat, Op 10         Orch/Neeme J„rvi   CHAN-8575
Janequin      Chanson, "Est-il      Paris Polyphonic   Teldec 6.41877   0:01:45
              possible o ma         Ensemble/Charles
              maitresse"*           Ravier
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Biber         Mystery Sonatas ("on  Julia Wedman, v;   Dorian           0:05:17
              the mysteries of the  Ensemble           DSL-92127 (2)
              Rosary"): Sonata II:
              Mary's Visit to
Beethoven     "Leonore" Overture    Bavarian Radio     RCA 68344-2 (2)  0:15:36
              #2 in C, Op 72a       Sym Orch/Colin
Beethoven/L   "The Ruins of         Jascha Heifetz,    RCA 61732-2 (3)  0:01:36
Auer          Athens," Op 113:      v; Andr‚ Benoist,
              Chorus of Dervishes*  p
Lutoslawski   Variations on a       Bernd Glemser, p;  Naxos 8.553423   0:09:50
              Theme by Paganini     Polish National
                                    Radio Sym/Antoni
Sergei        Rhapsody on a Theme   Leon Fleisher, p;  Phi 456775-2     0:22:06
Rachmaninoff  by Paganini, Op 43    Cleveland          (2)
                                    Orch/George Szell
Kalinnikov    Chorus, "The          Houston Chamber    Msr Classics     0:01:52
              Skylark"*             Cho/Robert Simpson MS-1311
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Wagner/Liszt  "Flying Dutchman":    Earl Wild, p       Ivory Classics   0:05:43
              Spinning Chorus-                         70901 (2)
              Concert Paraphrase,
              G 440*
Schubert/Lisz Song, "Gretchen am    Evgeny Kissin, p   Phi 456871-2     0:03:57
t             Spinnrade," D 118                        (2)
Popper        "Spinning Song", Op   Maria Kliegel,     Naxos 8.554657   0:02:52
              55/1                  vc; Esterh zy
Dvor k        "The Golden Spinning  Berlin Phil/Simon  EMI/Ang          0:27:50
              Wheel," Op 109        Rattle             CDC5-58019-2
Mozart        Song, "Die kleine     Elly Ameling, s;   Phi 426735-2     0:01:39
              Spinnerin," K 531*    Dalton Baldwin, p
Mozart        Horn Concerto #2 in   Richard Watkins,   MCA Classics     0:12:40
              E-Flat, K 417         fh; City of        MCAD-25229
Anon 16th c   "My Lord of           Baltimore Consort  Dorian           0:01:44
English       Oxenford's Maske"*                       DSL-90601
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Mozart        "Vesperae Solennes    Barbara Schlick,   Erato 10705-2    0:05:40
              de Confessore," K     s; Amsterdam
              339: "Laudate         Baroque Cho,
              Dominum"*             Orch/Ton Koopman
Respighi      "Vetrate di Chiesa    Orchestra London   Radio Canada     0:24:27
              (Church Windows)"     Canada/Uri Mayer   Int'l SMCD-5146
Reger         Thirty Little         Klaas Bolt, o      Intersound 1002  0:01:31
              Chorale Preludes, Op
              135a: #1, Ach bleib
              mit deiner Gnade*
Bach          Cantata #29, "Wir     Paul Esswood, ct;  Teldec 8.35034   0:23:25
              danken dir, Gott,     Vienna Concentus   (2)
              wir danken dir"       Musicus/Nikolaus
Anon 17th c   "The Mountebanks'     Denmark Concentus  None H-71153     0:01:37
English       Dance at Grayes Inn"* Musicus/Aksel H
Roussel       Impromptu, Op 21*     Susanna            Pavane           0:05:42
                                    Mildonian, h       ADW-7190-2
Tansman       "Berceuse" (Hommage   Margaret           Chandos          0:03:43
              … Roussel)            Fingerhut, p       CHAN-8578
Roussel       Symphony #4 in A, Op  French National    Erato ECD-88226  0:21:53
              53                    Orch/Charles
Poulenc/Heife "Presto" in B-Flat    Itzhak Perlman,    EMI/Ang          0:01:45
tz            (1934)*               v; Samuel          CDC7-49604-2
                                    Sanders, p
Liszt         Piano Concerto #2 in  Krystian           DG 423571-2      0:21:53
              A                     Zimerman, p;
                                    Boston Sym
                                    Orch/Seiji Ozawa
Castelnuovo-T "Tango"*              Jascha Heifetz,    RCA 61737-2 (2)  0:01:50
edesco/Heifet                       v; Emanuel Bay, p
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Rossini       "MosŠ in Egitto":     Royal Opera House  Ser S-60275      0:05:12
              Scene with chorus,    Cho, Royal Opera
              "Dal tuo stellato     House
              soglio"*              Orch/Gardelli
Paganini      Introduction and      Gil Shaham, v;     DG 437837-2      0:07:12
              Variations on "Dal    G”ran S”llscher, g
              tuo stellato," from
Castelnuovo-T Violin Concerto #2,   Jascha Heifetz,    RCA 61774-2      0:29:06
edesco        Op 66, "I profeti"    v; Los Angeles
Handel        "Israel in Egypt":    Taverner Cho and   EMI/Ang          0:01:45
              Chorus, "Thou         Players/Andrew     CDS7-54018-2
              sentest forth thy     Parrott            (2)
CPE Bach      Sinfonia in G, Wq     Camerata           Denon CO-73326   0:11:25
              182/1 (Hamburg        Bern/Thomas Fri
              Symphony #1)
Grieg         Lyric Pieces, Op 43:  Arthur de Greef, p Pearl            0:01:41
              #1, "Butterfly"*                         GEMM-CD-9933
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Ponchielli    "La Gioconda": Aria,  Luciano            Lon 417011-2     0:05:10
              "Cielo e mar!"*       Pavarotti, t; New  (2)
                                    Orch/Leone Magiera
Ponchielli    "La Gioconda":        St Martin's        EMI/Ang          0:09:14
              "Dance of the Hours"  Academy/Neville    CDZ7-62504-2
Ponchielli    Quartet for winds     Philadelphia       Boston Records   0:14:15
              and piano             Woodwind Quintet   BR-1063-CD
Arne/Sargent  "Alfred, An English   Anne Collins, ms;  EMI/Ang          0:05:57
              Masque" (1740):       Liverpool Phil     CDZ7-62528-2
              "Rule, Britannia"     Cho, Royal
Arne          Clavier Sonata #6 in  Trevor Pinnock, hc Van VSD-71263    0:04:14
Arne          "Alfred, An English   Philharmonia       RCA-DHM 51314-2  0:01:28
              Masque" (1740):       Baroque Cho and
              "March with a side    Orch/Nicholas
              drum"*                McGegan
Pachelbel     Canon and Gigue in    St Martin's        EMI/Ang          0:04:55
              D: Canon              Academy/Neville    CDZ7-62505-2
Pachelbel     String Suite in G     Paillard Chamber   RCA RCD1-5468    0:07:18
Chopin        Mazurkas, Op 56: #2   Karen Kushner, p   Con CD-4182      0:01:53
              in C*
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Schubert/Wilh "Ave Maria"*          Jascha Heifetz,    RCA 61768-2      0:05:24
elmj                                v; Emanuel Bay, p
Bach          Two-Violin Concerto   Yehudi Menuhin,    RCA LVT-1006     0:15:26
              in d, BWV 1043        v; Georges
                                    Enesco, v; Paris
Bloch         "Baal Shem" (1923):   Isaac Stern, v;    Sony SMK-64536   0:06:17
              "Nigun"               Alexander Zakin, p
Wieniawski    Caprice in a*         Michael Rabin, v;  Sony MHK-60894   0:01:31
Rimsky-Korsak Concert Fantasy in b  Nathan Milstein,   EMI/Ang          0:08:47
ov            on Russian Themes,    v; Orch/Robert     ZDMF7-64830-2
              Op 33                 Irving             (6)
Ravel         Violin Sonata in G    David Oistrakh,    Phi 420777-2     0:17:27
              (1923-7)              v; Frida Bauer, p
Gossec/Elman  "Gavotte"*            Mischa Elman, v;   Van OVC-8029     0:01:56
                                    Joseph Seiger, p
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Palestrina    Motet, "Lucis         Clare College      Collegium        0:05:20
              Creator optime"*      Cho,               COLCD-125
Marais        "Les Folies           Ensemble/Jordi     Alia Vox         0:18:07
              d'Espagne"            Savall             AV-9805
Falla         "The Three-Cornered   Friedrich Herweg,  Motette          0:01:47
              Hat" (1918-9): Dance  g; Yoshi Soga, g   CD-30151
              of the Corregidor*
Falla         "La vida breve"       Katia LabŠque, p;  Phi 438938-2     0:07:13
              (1904-5): Two Dances  Marielle LabŠque,
Falla         "El Amor Brujo"       Carol Brice, s;    EMI/Ang          0:22:34
              (1915)                Pittsburgh Sym     CDC5-62866-2
                                    Orch/Fritz Reiner  (2)
Gade          "Abendd„mmerung", Op  Soren Elbaek, v;   Kontrapunkt      0:01:51
              34/4*                 Elisabeth          32164
                                    Westenholz, p
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Schumann      "Scenes from          Soloists; Cho's,   Sony S2K-66308   0:05:06
              Goethe's Faust"       Berlin             (2)
              (1844-53): Duet, "Du  Phil/Claudio
              kanntest mich, o      Abbado
              kleiner Engel"*
Berlioz       "The Damnation of     Hall‚ Orch/Sir     Ser 69020-2      0:02:39
              Faust," Op 24:        John Barbirolli
              "Dance of the Sylphs"
Berlioz       "The Damnation of     Hall‚ Orch/Sir     Ser 69020-2      0:04:42
              Faust," Op 24:        John Barbirolli
              "R koczy March"
Wieniawski    "Fantaisie            Joanna             MD+G             0:16:07
              brillante" on themes  Madroszkiewicz,    Recordings
              from Gounod's         v; Manfred         6030863-2
              "Faust," Op 20        Wagner-Artzt, p
Bettina von   "Aus Faust"*          Yoshie Tanaka,     MHS 512350       0:00:57
Arnim                               ms; Yasuko
                                    Mitsui, p
Bernstein     "Fancy Free" (1944)   New York           Sony             0:24:16
                                    Phil/Leonard       SM3K-47154 (3)
Gabrielli     Ricercar I*           Anner Bylsma, vc   RCA 7978-2-RC    0:01:30
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Hanson        "Merry Mount" Suite   Nashville Sym      Naxos 8.559072   0:05:43
              (1938): Love Duet*    Orch/Kenneth
Foote         String Quartet #1 in  Da Vinci String    Naxos 8.559014   0:29:41
              g, Op 4               Quartet
Paine         "In the Country", Op  Denver Oldham, p   New World        0:01:36
              26: #1, "Woodnotes"*                     80424-2 (2)
Wagner        "Die Meistersinger    Berlin Phil/Seiji  Phi 426271-2     0:10:38
              von Nrnberg": Act 1  Ozawa
Wagner/von    "Die Meistersinger    Daniel             Marco Polo       0:07:27
Blow         von Nrnberg": Act 3  Blumenthal, p      8.223421
              Quintet, "Selig, wie
              die Sonne"
Handel        "Water Music":        Le Concert des     Alia Vox         0:01:45
              "Bourr‚e"*            Nations/Jordi      AVSA-9860
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Corelli       Trio Sonata in F, Op  Accademia          Koch 350202 (3)  0:05:34
              4/7*                  Bizantina/Carlo
Telemann      Sonata #1 in F from   Rebel              Dorian           0:07:28
              "Sonates                                 DSL-90703
Corelli       Concerto grosso in    I Solisti Italiani Denon            0:01:46
              C, Op 6/10: 5th mvt,                     CO-74168/9 (2)
Berlioz       "Harold in Italy,"    G‚rard Causs‚,     EMI/Ang          0:40:41
              Op 16                 vi; Toulouse       CDC7-54237-2
Poulenc       Improvisations        Pascal Rog‚, p     Lon 425862-2     0:01:26
              (1932-59): #14 in
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