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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Debussy       "Le roi Lear"         Boaz Sharon, p     Unicorn-Kanchan  0:05:02
              incidental music*                        a DKPCD-9103
Berlioz       Overture, "Le Roi     Royal Phil/Thomas  EMI/Ang          0:15:48
              Lear," Op 4           Beecham            CDM7-64032-2
Balakirev     Music for "King       USSR Sym           Mel              0:11:30
              Lear": Overture       Orch/Yevgeny       SUCD-1000153
Shostakovich  "King Lear"           Korean             Koch 3-7274-2    0:01:45
              (Incidental Music,    Broadcasting
              1940), Op 58a: March* System Sym
Fasch         Overture in G         Il                 Fuga Libera      0:20:21
                                    Fondamento/Paul    FUG-502
Sanz/Parkenin "Suite espa¤ola":     Christopher        EMI/Ang          0:01:40
g             "Passacalle de la     Parkening, g       CDC7-49404-2
              cavalleria de
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Liszt         "Hungarian Rhapsody"  Claudio Arrau, p   Sony MHK-62338   0:05:33
              #10 in E*
Dvor k        Symphonic             Bavarian Radio     DG 469366-2 (3)  0:20:15
              Variations, Op 78     Sym Orch/Rafael
Schumann      "Album fr die        Pepe Romero, g     Lon              0:01:51
              Jugend," Op 68:                          B0010413-02 (2)
Hummel        Introduction, Theme   Horlitz, ob;       Deutsche         0:15:01
              and Variations in f,  Thringisches      Schallplatten
              Op 102                Kammerorchester    DS-1093-2
Weber         Introduction, Theme   Walter Boeykens    Harmonia Mundi   0:12:14
              & Variations for      Ensemble           HMC-901481
              clarinet & strings,
              Op Posth
Weber         Songs, Op 64: #4,     Max van egmond,    Pro Arte         0:01:45
              "Ich empfinde fast    br; Jan            PAL-1048
              ein Grauen"*          Goudswaard, g
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Glazunov      "Raymonda," Op 57:    Swedish Radio      Ondine           0:05:14
              Act 2, Entr'acte*     Sym/Yevgeny        ODE-938-2
Medtner       "Sonata               Yevgeny            Russian Disc     0:14:54
              Reminiscenza," Op     Svetlanov, p       RDCD-10045
Svetlanov     "Daugava" (1952)      USSR Sym           Russian Disc     0:15:07
                                    Orch/Yevgeny       RDCD-11044
Glazunov      "Raymonda," Op 57:    Bolshoi Theater    Mel SR-40172     0:01:36
              Act 3, "Dance of the  Orch/Yevgeny
              Children"*            Svetlanov
Mozart        Violin Concerto #2    Europa             Virgin 44706-2   0:16:45
              in D, K 211           Galante/Fabio
                                    Biondi, v
Franz Xaver   Song, "Das Klavier"*  Barbara Bonney,    Lon B0005505-02  0:01:47
Mozart                              s; Malcolm
                                    Martineau, p
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Shostakovich  "The Gadfly" Suite,   Detroit Sym        Chandos          0:05:50
              Op 97a: Romance*      Orch/Neeme J„rvi   CHAN-9227
Handel/Dart   Organ Concerto in     Osian Ellis, h;    Boston Skyline   0:13:45
              B-Flat, Op 4/6        Desmond Dupr‚, l;  BSD-119
                                    lle Jones
Chajes        Gon, "Shir Ahavah"*   Pauline Stark, s;  Centaur          0:01:46
                                    Nadine Shank, p    CRC-2108
Duffy         "Three Jewish         Milwaukee Sym      Koss Classics    0:09:41
              Portraits"            Orch/Zdenek Macal  KC-1022
Bloch         "Trois PoŠmes juifs"  Hartford Sym       Van OVC-4046     0:23:57
              (1913)                Orch/Fritz Mahler
Castelnuovo-T Song, "V'erastich"*   Pauline Stark, s;  Centaur          0:01:31
edesco                              Nadine Shank, p    CRC-2108
Mozart        Rondo in E-Flat, K    Timothy Brown,     Phi 422545-2     0:05:29
              371*                  fh; St Martin's    (3)
Mozart/R      Horn Concerto in      James              Radio Canada     0:11:45
Levin         E-Flat, K 370b/371    Sommerville, fh;   Int'l SMCD-5172
                                    CBC Vancouver
Mozart/Wilby  Piano and Violin      Leonhard, p;       Channel          0:11:42
              Concerto in D, K 315f Amsterdam Mozart   Classics
                                    Players/J          CCS-1190
                                    Kussmaul, v
Mozart        Contredanse in D, K   St Martin's        Phi 422545-2     0:01:33
              565a*                 Academy/Sir        (3)
                                    Neville Marriner
Sergei        Five Etudes-Tableaux  San Diego          Pro Arte         0:22:39
Rachmaninoff/                       Sym/Yoav Talmi     CDS-3450
Godard        Allegretto*           Rie Schmidt, f;    Newport          0:01:40
                                    Benjamin Verdery,  Classic
                                    g                  NC-60010
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Brahms        Three Intermezzi, Op  Lars Vogt, p       EMI/Ang          0:05:21
              117: #2 in b-flat*                       CDC5-57543-2
Brahms        Serenade #2 in A, Op  Scottish Ch        Telarc CD-80522  0:31:11
              16                    Orch/Sir Charles
Brahms        Five Songs, Op 106:   Irmgard Seefried,  DG 437348-2 (2)  0:01:35
              #1, "St„ndchen"*      s; Erik Werba, p
Reger         Serenade in G, Op     Mannheim String    MD+G             0:17:06
              141a                  Quartet Members    Recordings
Denss         Gagliarde*            Monika Rost, l     Capriccio 10164  0:01:40
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Bellstedt     "Napoli, Variations   Wynton Marsalis,   CBS MK-42137     0:05:43
              on a Neapolitan       cornet; Eastman
              Song"*                Wind
Berlioz       Overture, "Le         Baltimore Sym      Telarc CD-80271  0:08:47
              carnaval romain," Op  Orch/David Zinman
Liszt         "Venezia e Napoli"    Zolt n Kocsis, p   Hungaroton       0:16:31
              (1859)                                   HCD-31679
Mendelssohn/S "Songs Without        Horn Club of Los   EMI/Ang          0:01:11
teiner        Words," Op 102:       Angeles            CDM7-63764-2
Boccherini    Cello Concerto in     Janos Starker,     EMI/Ang          0:22:20
              B-Flat, G 482         vc; Philharmonia   CDZB5-68745-2
                                    Orch/Carlo Maria   (2)
Mozart        German Dance in C,    Orpheus Chamber    DG 429783-2      0:01:54
              "Die Leyerer," K 611* Orch
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Mendelssohn   "Scherzo …            Martin Jones, p    Nimbus NI-5069   0:05:22
              capriccio" in f/E,
              Op 118*
Ravel         "Introduction and     Yolanda            Telarc CD-80361  0:11:09
              Allegro"              Kondonassis, h;
                                    Chamber Ensemble
Mendelssohn   Piano Concerto #2 in  Cyprien Katsaris,  Teldec 75860-2   0:20:26
              d, Op 40              p; Leipzig
                                    Orch/Kurt Masur
Mendelssohn   "Sechs Sprche (Six   Gloriae Dei        Gloriae Dei      0:01:51
              Liturgical Texts),"   Cantores/Elizabeth Cantores
              Op 79: "Am             Patterson         GDCD-107
Ravel         "Bol‚ro"              City of            EMI/Ang          0:16:15
                                    Birmingham Sym     CDR5-69830-2
                                    Orch/Sir Simon
Mendelssohn   Choral Songs, "Im     National Gallery   Koch 3-7038-2    0:01:47
              Grnen," Op 59: #4,   Vocal Arts Ensembl
              "Die Nachtigall"*
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Rameau        "Dardanus" (1739):    Les Musiciens du   DG Archiv        0:05:28
              "Chaconne"*           Louvre/Marc        463476-2 (2)
Beethoven     Piano Sonata #18 in   Peter R”sel, p     Berlin           0:22:35
              E-Flat, Op 31/3                          Classics
                                                       0092792-BC (2)
Brahms        Five Songs, Op 105:   Edith Mathis, s;   Denon CO-78947   0:01:45
              #1, "Wie Melodien     G‚rard Wyss, p
              zieht es mir"*
Franck        "Les olides"         New York           Teldec 74863-2   0:11:20
                                    Phil/Kurt Masur
Webern        "Im Sommerwind"       Royal              Denon CO-78832   0:13:56
Jean-Joseph   "Titon et l'Aurore":  Musiciens du       Erato 45715-2    0:01:29
de            "Air pour les vents"* Louvre/Marc        (2)
Mondonville                         Minkowski
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Pryor         Variations on "The    Christian          BIS CD-258       0:05:25
              Blue Bells of         Lindberg, tb;
              Scotland"*            Roland P”ntinen, p
Mozart        Horn Concerto #4 in   Christian          BIS CD-1008      0:15:27
              E-Flat, K 495         Lindberg, tb;
                                    acques Kantorow
Foster        "Swanee River"*       Quintonic          Querstand        0:01:44
Sibelius      Symphony #4 in a, Op  Vienna Phil/Lorin  Lon 466995-2     0:32:43
              63                    Maazel
Cage          Two Pieces for Piano  Anthony De Mare, p Koch 3-7104-2    0:01:38
              (1935): #1, Slowly*
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Milhaud       "Deux esquisses (Two  Philadelphia       Boston Records   0:05:25
              Sketches)," Op 227b*  Woodwind Quintet   BR-1062-CD
Ravel         String Quartet in F   Kodaly String      Naxos 8.550249   0:27:31
Ravel         "Frontispice" (1918)* Paul Jacobs,       None 71355-2     0:01:32
                                    Teresa Sterne,
                                    Gilbert Kalish, p
Soler         Two-Keyboard          Anton & Erna       Van SVC-135      0:07:54
              Concerto #6           Heiller, hc's
Bliss         Two-Piano Concerto    P Donohoe, M       Naxos 8.557146   0:12:16
                                    Roscoe, Royal
                                    Scottish National
                                    Orch/D Lloyd-Jones
Bridge        "Cradle Song"*        Janice Watson, s;  Hyperion         0:01:48
                                    Roger Vignoles, p  CDA-67181/2 (2)
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Dvor k        "From the Bohemian    Pieter Wispelwey,  Channel          0:05:18
              Forest," Op 68: #5,   vc; Paolo          Classics
              "Silent Woods         Giacometti,        CCS-8695 (2)
              (Klid)"*              harmonium
Kraus         Sinfonia in E-Flat    Concerto K”ln      Capriccio 10396  0:20:18
Kraus         "Zwei neue kuriose    Jacques DesprŠs, p Naxos 8.555771   0:01:51
Elgar         Cello Concerto in e,  Pieter Wispelwey,  Channel          0:27:52
              Op 85                 vc; Netherlands    Classics
                                    Radio Phil/Jac     CCS-12998
                                    van Steen
Villa-Lobos   "Samba Lele"*         Gerald Garcia, g   Naxos 8.550226   0:01:42
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