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 COMPOSER            WORK             PERFORMER(S)        SOURCE        TIMING
12:00:00 am--12:59:40 am (All times ET)
Ibert         Flute Sonatina,       Emmanuel Pahud,    EMI/Ang          0:05:14
              "Jeux" (1923)*        f; Eric Le Sage, p CDC5-56488-2
Ibert         Flute Concerto (1933) Johannes Walter,   Berlin           0:19:08
                                    f; Dresden         Classics
                                    Staatskapelle/Sieg 0091612-BC
                                    fried Kurz
Ibert/Heifetz "Histoires": #2, "Le  Jascha Heifetz,    RCA 61776-2      0:01:39
              Petit Ane Blanc (The  v; Brooks Smith, p
              Little White
Ibert         "Invitation to the    London             Cap SG-7244      0:03:13
              Dance": Clown's Dance Sinfonia/Robert
Weber/Berlioz "Invitation to the    National Phil      Lon 411898-2     0:11:01
              Dance," Op 65         Orch/Richard
Berlioz       "Rob Roy" Overture    Brno State         Supraphon        0:14:09
                                    Phil/Petr Vronsky  110388-2
Chopin        Mazurkas, Op 67: #3   Vladimir           Lon 417584-2     0:01:28
              in C*                 Ashkenazy, p       (2)
01:00:00 am--01:59:40 am
Scheidt/Karl  Variations on a       New Mexico Brass   Crystal CD-563   0:05:09
Hinterbichler Galliard of John      Quintet
Franck        "Symphonic            Michel Dalberto,   Denon CO-75258   0:15:54
              Variations"           p; Philharmonia
Melchior      Intrada II*           Brass              None H-71111     0:01:28
Franck                              Ensemble/Masson
Vivaldi       Violin Concerto in    English            Harmonia Mundi   0:13:12
              e, R 277 "(Il         Concert/Andrew     HMU-907332
              Favorito)"            Manze, v
Donizetti     "La favorita":        Philharmonia       Phi 422844-2     0:18:12
              Ballet Music          Orch/Antonio de
Donizetti     "L'elisir d'amore":   Metropolitan       DG 429744-2 (2)  0:01:47
              Chorus, "Che vuol     Opera Cho &
              dire"*                Orch/James Levine
02:00:00 am--02:59:40 am
Schmelzer     "Sonata amabilis"*    Freiburg Baroque   Harmonia Mundi   0:05:14
                                    Orch Consort       HMC-902087
Lumbye        "Greetings to Our     Tivoli Sym         Ang DS-38046     0:02:57
              Friends March"        Orch/John Frandsen
Ysa˜e         "Amiti‚," Op 26       Igor Oistrakh Trio MCA Classics     0:12:01
Gr‚try        "L'Amiti‚ …           Orch de            ASV CDDCA-1095   0:03:21
              l'Epreuve": Overture  Bretagne/Stefan
Rameau        "Daphnis et Aegl‚":   Howard Crook, t;   Accent           0:01:50
              Rondeau, "Dieu de     La Petite          ACC-96122-D
              l'amiti‚"*            Bande/Sigiswald
Gershwin/M    "Porgy and Bess":     Orch/Morton Gould  RCA 63276-2 (2)  0:29:08
Gould         Suite
Gershwin/Litt "Porgy and Bess":     Haymon, G          Dorian           0:01:32
on            "O, I Can't Sit       Hawkins, Clarey,   DOR-90223
              Down"*                D Evans; Dallas
                                    Sym Cho and
                                    Orch/A Litton
03:00:00 am--04:59:40 am
Bellini       Little Overture*      Bolshoi Chamber    West WGS-8338    0:05:46
Mozart        Symphony #25 in g, K  Amsterdam Royal    Warner           0:26:54
              183                   Concertgebouw      Classics
                                    Orch/Nikolaus      62334-2 (8)
Thompson      "The Little Prelude"  Richard Zimdars, p Bay Cities       0:01:22
              (1935)*                                  BCD-1036
Bernstein     "West Side Story":    New York           Sony             0:21:08
              Symphonic Dances      Phil/Leonard       SM3K-47154 (3)
Ives          Song, "Swimmers"      Gerald Finley,     Hyperion         0:01:34
              (1915)*               br; Julius Drake,  CDA-67516
Berlioz       Eight Scenes from     Angelika           Erato 80234-2    0:05:32
              "Faust," Op 1: "Le    Kirchschlager,
              Roi de Thul‚"*        ms; Radio France
                                    Orch/Yutaka Sado
Spohr         Opera, "Faust":       CBC Festival       Radio Canada     0:06:28
              Overture              Orch/ Feldbrill    Int'l SM-329
Alkan         "Grande Sonate: Les   Raymond            Elan CD-82276    0:11:03
              Quatre Ages," Op 33:  Lewenthal, p
              2nd movement,
Wagner        "A Faust Overture"    Cincinnati Sym     Telarc CD-80379  0:11:34
Bettina von   "Aus Faust"*          Yoshie Tanaka,     MHS 512350       0:00:57
Arnim                               ms; Yasuko
                                    Mitsui, p
Busoni        "Two Studies for      Baden-Baden Radio  Saphir           0:18:09
              Doktor Faust," Op 51  Orch/Michael       INT-830.876
Beethoven     Song, "Aus Faust      Dietrich           DG 415189-2      0:01:55
              (Flohlied)," Op 75/3* Fischer-Dieskau,
                                    br; J”rg Demus, p
05:00:00 am--05:59:40 am
Ravel         "Pavane pour une      Philharmonia       RCA 61935-2      0:05:47
              infante d‚funte"*     Virtuosi of New
                                    York/Richard Kapp
Gershwin      "An American in       St Louis Sym       MMG MCD-10035    0:17:34
              Paris"                Orch/Leonard
Adam          "Giselle": Act 1:     Royal Opera House  Conifer 18308-2  0:01:26
              "Entr‚e du Prince"*   Orch/Mark Ermler
Mendelssohn   String Quartet #2 in  Pacifica Quartet   Cedille          0:30:35
              a, Op 13                                 CDR-90000082
Fanny         Six Songs, Op 1: #5,  Grayson Hirst, t;  Leonarda         0:01:31
Mendelssohn   "Morgenst„ndchen"*    Michel Yuspeh, p   LPI-112 (2)
06:00:00 am--06:59:40 am
Debussy       "tudes," Bk 2: #12,  Jean-Yves          Lon 460247-2     0:05:28
              "Pour les Accords"*   Thibaudet, p       (2)
Falla         "Homenajes" (1920-39) Wrttemberg State  Capriccio 10461  0:16:32
                                    Garcia Navarro
Villa-Lobos   "Hommage … Chopin"    Sonia Rubinsky, p  Naxos 8.554489   0:07:43
Robert        "Hommage a            Fritz Gearhart,    Koch             0:07:50
Casadesus     Chausson," Op 51      v; John Owings, p  KIC-CD-7528
Debussy       "Hommage … Haydn"*    Jean-Yves          Lon 460247-2     0:01:49
                                    Thibaudet, p       (2)
Haydn         Trumpet Concerto in   Gerard Schwarz,    Delos D/CD-3001  0:14:58
              E-Flat, H VIIe:1      tr; New York Y
                                    Chamber Sym
Federigo      Capriccio #28 in D*   Eliot Fisk, g      Musicmasters     0:01:54
Fiorillo                                               67079-2
07:00:00 am--07:59:40 am
Beethoven/Str The Ruins of Athens   Bamberg Sym Cho    Koch 3-6536-2    0:02:28
auss          arranged w/music      and Orch/Karl
              from Creatures of     Anton Rickenbacher
              Prometheus: #5,
              "Chorus of the
Beethoven/Str The Ruins of Athens   Bamberg Sym Cho    Koch 3-6536-2    0:02:56
auss          arranged w/music      and Orch/Karl
              from Creatures of     Anton Rickenbacher
              Prometheus: #1,
              Chorus, "Trmmer der
              herrlichen Welt"*
Beethoven     "The Ruins of         Beecham Choral     EMI/Ang          0:21:32
              Athens," Op 113       Society, Royal     CDM7-69871-2
Liszt         Fantasia on           Leslie Howard, p;  Hyperion         0:13:16
              Beethoven's "Ruins    Budapest Sym/Karl  CDA-67401/2 (2)
              of Athens" (1848-52)  Anton Rickenbacher
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
Dvor k        Romance in f, Op 11   Ilya Kaler, v;     Naxos 8.550758   0:12:46
                                    Polish National
                                    Radio Sym/Camilla
Brahms/Dvorak "Hungarian Dances":   Budapest Sym       Naxos 8.550110   0:01:23
              #18 in D*             Orch/Istvan Bogar
08:00:00 am--08:59:40 am
Scheidt       Pavane*               Orch of the 18th   Phi 434135-2     0:05:35
Bach          "Brandenburg"         Polish Chamber     EMI/Ang          0:20:07
              Concerto #5 in D,     Orch/Jerzy         CDFB5-69749-2
              BWV 1050              Maksymiuk          (2)
Adam GILBERT  "Carmen"*             Piffaro            Dorian           0:01:37
                                    (Renaissance Band) DOR-90312
Bax           Harp Quintet (1919)   Marcia Dickstein,  RCM 19801        0:13:29
                                    h; strg quartet
Boccherini    Flute Quintet #2 in   Rampal, f; R       Sony SK-62679    0:13:57
              G, G 438              Pasquier, v; B
                                    Pasquier, vi; R
                                    Pidoux, vc; M
                                    Sternat, vc
A Richards    Folksong, "The Smile  Eliot Fisk, g;     Musicmasters     0:01:35
              of Contentment and    Paula Robison, f   MMD-60115-H
09:00:00 am--09:59:40 am
Del Tredici   "Final Alice": Aria,  The Sixteen        Coro COR-16031   0:05:45
              IV: Acrostic Song*    Cho/Harry
Barber        "Excursions," Op 20   John Browning, p   Musicmasters     0:13:49
Barber        "Reincarnations," Op  The Sixteen        Coro COR-16031   0:01:44
              16: #1, "Mary Hynes"* Cho/Harry
Tchaikovsky   Symphony #2 in c, Op  USSR Sym           Mel/BMG          0:34:38
              17, "Little Russian"  Orch/Yevgeny       34163-2 (2)
Lully/D'Angle Menuet, "Dans nos     Kenneth Gilbert,   Harmonia Mundi   0:01:49
bert          bois"*                hc                 HMA-1901267
10:00:00 pm--10:59:40 pm
Brahms        Five Songs for Mixed  Monteverdi         Phi 4757558      0:05:20
              Chorus, Op 104: #5,   Cho/John Eliot
              "Im Herbst"*          Gardiner
Roussel       "Bacchus et Ariane,"  Detroit Sym        Chandos          0:18:36
              Op 43: Suite #2       Orch/Neeme J„rvi   CHAN-8996
Brahms        Five Songs for Mixed  Monteverdi         Phi 4757558      0:01:39
              Chorus, Op 104: #4,   Cho/John Eliot
              "Verlorene Jugend"*   Gardiner
Brahms        Piano Sonata #2 in    Alexander          Harmonia Mundi   0:29:27
              f-sharp, Op 2         Melnikov, p        HMC-902086
Honegger      "Napol‚on" film       Czech Radio Sym    Marco Polo       0:01:52
              music: "Danse des     Orch, Bratislava/  8.223134
              enfants"*             Adriano
11:00:00 pm--11:59:40 pm
Strauss       "Schlagobers," Op     Detroit Sym        Chandos          0:05:39
              70: "Whipped-Cream    Orch/Neeme J„rvi   CHAN-9606
Haydn         Symphony #98 in       Philharmonia       EMI/Ang          0:26:54
              B-Flat                Orch/Otto          CMS7-63667-2
                                    Klemperer          (3)
Enesco        Orchestra Suite #2    Romanian Radio/TV  Marco Polo       0:01:51
              in C, Op 20: 4th      Orch/Josif Conta   8.223144
              mvt, "Menuet grave"*
Ysa˜e         Solo Violin Sonata    Tai Murray, v      Harmonia Mundi   0:07:30
              in d, Op 27/3,                           HMU-907569
Enesco        Roumanian Rhapsody    BBC Phil/Gennady   Chandos          0:12:57
              #1 in A, Op 11/1      Rozhdestvensky     CHAN-9633
Dinicu        "Pacsirta"*           Mela Tenenbaum,    Ess.a.y CD-1048  0:01:47
                                    v; Richard Kapp, p
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