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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Brahms        Four Songs (Women's   Monteverdi         Phi 4757558      0:05:13
              Chorus, Two Horns &   Cho/John Eliot
              Harp), Op 17: #4,     Gardiner
              "Gesang aus Ossians
Strauss       Horn Concerto #1 in   Zbigniew Zuk, fh;  Zuk Records      0:15:15
              E-Flat, Op 11         Krakow Radio       100955
Brahms        Song, "Regenlied"     Janet Baker, ms;   Ang S-37519      0:01:42
              (1872)*               Andr‚ Previn, p
Brahms        Piano Trio #1 in B,   Kalichstein-Laredo Vox VU-9010      0:32:53
              Op 8                  -Robinson Trio
Rameau        "Acante et C‚phise"   Orch of the 18th   Glossa           0:01:24
              (1751): "Tambourins"* Century/Frans      GCD-921103
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Mascagni      "Guglielmo            Florence May       Lon STS-15023    0:05:07
              Ratcliff":            Festival
              Ratcliff's Dream*     Orch/Gianandrea
Elgar         "The Dream of         BBC Sym            VAI VAIA-1067    0:09:17
              Gerontius," Op 38:    Orch/Adrian Boult  (2)
Beach/Beach   Four Sketches, Op     Ambache            Chandos          0:06:12
              15: #3, "Dreaming"                       CHAN-10162
Foster        Song, "Beautiful      Richard Crooks,    Delos DE-5501    0:01:43
              Dreamer"*             t; Bing Crosby, br (2)
Copland       Ballet, "Hear Ye,     London             Argo 443203-2    0:32:18
              Hear Ye" (1934-35)    Sinfonietta/Oliver
Nancarrow     Study #14 for Player                     Wergo            0:01:22
              Piano*                                   WER-6168-2 (2)
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Montsalvatge  "Berceuse a la        Alicia de          RCA 61389-2      0:05:05
              memoria de Oscar      Larrocha, p
              Espl "*
Trad Catalan  "Song of the Birds    Casals, Horszowski CBS KL-5726      0:03:06
              (El cant dels
Bernat        Symphony in E-Flat    Bratislava Musica  Discant          0:29:48
Bertran                             Aeterna/Peter      CD-E-1005
Trad          "La Nit de nadal"*    Christopher        EMI/Ang          0:01:20
Catalan/Segov                       Parkening, g       CDC7-49404-2
ia / Llobet
Strauss       "Till Eulenspiegel's  New York Stadium   Everest          0:14:33
              Merry Pranks," Op 28  Sym Orch/Leopold   EVC-9004
Buxtehude     "Puer natus in        Nicholas Danby, o  Virgin 91139-2   0:01:32
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Griffes       "Four Roman           Philharmonic Pops  Chesky CD-112    0:05:45
              Sketches," Op 7: #1,  Orch/Charles
              "The White Peacock"*  Gerhardt
Griffes       "Four Roman           David Allen Wehr,  Con CD-4205      0:06:39
              Sketches," Op 7: #2,  p
Griffes       Song, "K”nnt ich mit  Lucy Shelton, s;   MHS 824678 (2)   0:01:19
              dir dort oben gehen"* Margo Garrett, p
Saint-Sa‰ns   Symphony in F, "Urbs  ORTF National      EMI/Ang          0:40:45
              Roma" (1853)          Orch/Jean Martinon CZS7-62643-2
Wertheim      Three Pieces for      Emile Biessen, f;  Radio            0:01:50
              Flute and Piano:      Gerrit Hommerson,  Nederland 1 (2)
              Capriccio*            p
Faur‚         Barcarolle #11 in g,  Kathryn Stott, p   Conifer          0:05:05
              Op 105*                                  51751-2 (2)
Saint-Sa‰ns   Clarinet Sonata in    Ronald Van         Harmonia Mundi   0:16:49
              E-Flat, Op 167        Spaendonck, cl;    HMN-911596
                                    Tharaud, p
Saint-Sa‰ns   "Le carnaval des      Pittsburgh Sym     Phi 416288-2     0:03:11
              animaux": "The Swan"  Orch/Andr‚ Previn
Saint-Sa‰ns   Six tudes, Op 135:   Leon Fleisher, p   Sony SK-48081    0:01:52
Mozart        Piano Concerto #27    Melvyn Tan,        Virgin 45012-2   0:27:51
              in B-Flat, K 595      forte-p; New
                                    Mozart Ensemble
Marais        "PiŠces de viole:     J‚r“me Hanta‹,     Virgin 45266-2   0:01:30
              TroisiŠme livre":     Alix Verzier,
              Suite in F: Gigue*    viols; Pierre
                                    Hanta‹, hc
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Vivaldi       "Introduzione al      Linda Finnie, ms;  Phi 462170-2     0:05:22
              Gloria", R 639*       English Chamber    (2)
Manfredini    Two-Trumpet Concerto  Helmut Wobisch,    Van OVC-2535     0:07:04
              in D                  Adolf H”ller,
                                    tr's; I Solisti
                                    di Zagreb/Antonio
Telemann      Trumpet & Two-Oboe    John Wallace, tr;  Nimbus NI-5189   0:11:31
              Concerto in D         English String
Bach          Cantata #78, "Jesu,   Soloists, Cho,     Van OVC-2009     0:01:30
              der du meine Seele":  Orch/Felix
              Chorale*              Prohaska; Anton
                                    Heiller, o
Beach         Piano Quintet in      Joanne Polk, p;    Arabesque        0:28:26
              f-sharp, Op 67        Lark String        Z-6738
Gregorian     Responsory, "Ecce     Paris Gregorian    Naive V-4868     0:01:36
Chant         Virgo"*               Cho
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Clarke,       "The Bride of the     Gerard Schwarz,    None 79157-2     0:05:42
Herbert       Waves" (Polka         cornet; William
              brillante)*           Bolcom, p
Rossini       "The Barber of        Thomas Bacon, fh;  Summit DCD-190   0:07:27
              Seville": Duet,       Samuel Pilafian,
              "All'idea di quel     tuba; Arizona
              metallo"              State University
                                    Chamber O
Sergei        Six Songs, Op 8: #1,  Elisabeth          Lon 436920-2     0:01:26
Rachmaninoff  "The Water Lily"*     S”derstr”m, s;     (3)
                                    Ashkenazy, p
Sergei        Cello Sonata in g,    Stephen Kates,     Bainbridge       0:40:43
Rachmaninoff  Op 19                 vc; Carolyn        BCD-6272
                                    Kobler, p
Handel        "Joseph and His       St Luke's Chamber  Arabesque        0:01:34
              Brethren": Menuet*    Ensemble           Z-6720
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Bozza         "Children's           DePaul University  Albany TROY-334  0:05:05
              Overture" (1964)*     Wind
Dohn nyi      Variations on a       Arthur Ozolins,    Radio Canada     0:24:05
              Nursery Song, Op 25   p; Toronto Sym     Int'l SMCD-5052
Tomkins       Alman*                Vienna Concentus   Artemis          0:01:44
                                    Musicus/Nikolaus   ATM-CD-1277
Tchaikovsky   Six Piano Pieces, Op  Michael Ponti, p   Vox SVBX-5455    0:10:05
              19: #6, Theme and                        (3)
Arensky       Variations on a       Camerata           Price-Less       0:13:22
              Theme by              Bariloche/Elias    D-13191
              Tchaikovsky, Op 35a   Khayat
Britten       "Six Metamorphoses    Allan Vogel, ob    Delos DE-3235    0:01:51
              after Ovid," Op 49:
              #1, "Pan"*
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Tchaikovsky   "Sleeping Beauty",    Royal Opera House  Conifer 18814-2  0:05:06
              Op 66: Act I: Waltz   Orch/Mark Ermler
              and Pas d'Action*
Glazunov      "ScŠnes de ballet,"   Scottish National  Chandos          0:28:19
              Op 52                 Orch/Neeme J„rvi   CHAN-8804
Anatoli       Four Preludes, Op 10  Jenny Lin, p       H„nssler         0:01:45
Alexandrov    (1915): #1*                              Classic
CPE Bach      Harp Sonata in G, Wq  Alfredo            Etcetera         0:19:51
              139                   Bernardini, ob;    KTC-1293
                                    Masumi Nagasawa, h
Rameau        "Zoroastre":          Les Arts           Erato 43182-2    0:01:47
              "Menuets I & II"*     Florissants/Willia (3)
                                    m Christie
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Bellstedt     "Napoli, Variations   Wynton Marsalis,   CBS MK-42137     0:05:43
              on a Neapolitan       cornet; Eastman
              Song"*                Wind
Respighi      "The Fountains of     Berlin             DG 413822-2      0:16:56
              Rome" (1914-16)       Phil/Herbert von
Saint-Sa‰ns   "Africa," Op 89       Jean-Philippe      EMI/Ang          0:10:48
                                    Collard, p; Royal  CDFB5-73356-2
                                    Phil/Andr‚ Previn  (2)
Granados      Spanish Dance #2,     Trio Sonata        Boston Skyline   0:04:18
              "Orientale"                              BSD-114
Anon 14th c   Llibre vermell of     Sonus              Dorian           0:01:39
Spanish       Montserrat: Song,                        DIS-80109
              "Mariam matrem"*
Ibert         "Escales (Ports of    Los Angeles        Phi 426255-2     0:15:23
              Call)" (1922)         Phil/Andr‚ Previn
Paganini      24 Caprices for Solo  Itzhak Perlman, v  EMI/Ang          0:01:26
              Violin, Op 1: #16 in                     CDM5-67257-2
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Rubbra        Duo for Cor Anglais   Endymion Ensemble  Dutton           0:05:44
              and Piano, Op 156*    Members            CDLX-7106
Bax           "Phantasy" (1920)     Rivka Golani, vi;  Conifer          0:23:30
                                    Royal Phil/Vernon  CDCF-171
Schubert      Song, "Am Flusse," D  Dietrich           DG 437215-2 (9)  0:01:20
              160*                  Fischer-Dieskau,
                                    br; Gerald Moore,
Schubert      "Rosamunde"           Chicago Sym        DG 415137-2      0:24:31
              Incidental Music, D   Orch/James Levine
Schubert      Song, "Trinklied", D  Dietrich           DG 437215-2 (9)  0:01:27
              183*                  Fischer-Dieskau,
                                    br; Gerald Moore,
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Donizetti     "Dom S‚bastien":      Marcelo Alvarez,   Sony SK-89650    0:05:11
              Aria, "Seul sur la    t; Nice Phil and
              terre"*               Cho/Mark Elder
Chopin        Variations on "La c  Abbey Simon, p;    Vox QSVBX-5126   0:15:18
              darem" fr Mozart's    Hamburg Sym        (3)
              "Don Giovanni," Op 2  Orch/Heribert
Thalberg      Fantasia on "Don      Cyprien Katsaris,  Sony SK-52551    0:15:44
              Giovanni"             p
Ibert         "Quatre chansons de   Jose van Dam, b;   Virgin 59236-2   0:01:59
              Don Quichotte"        Lyon Opera
              (1932): #3, "Chanson  Orch/Kent Nagano
              du Duc"*
Strauss       "Don Juan," Op 20     Chicago Sym        RCA 63301-2      0:16:21
                                    Orch/Fritz Reiner
Sibelius      "Suite mignonne," Op  Tapiola            Ondine           0:01:47
              98a: 2nd mvt, Polka*  Sinfonietta/Tuomas ODE-952-2
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