Playlist for Sunday, December 20, 2015
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12:02 AM: Carl Nielsen:
Wind Quintet: 3rd movement

Bergen Wind Quintet
Bis 428
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12:07 AM: Frederic Chopin:
Waltz No. 5 "Grande Valse"

Ingrid Fliter, piano
VAI 1250
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12:12 AM: Peter Tchaikovsky:
Serenade for Strings

Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Delos 3255
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12:43 AM: Christmas Music:
It Came upon the Midnight Clear; If ye would hear the angels sing; O little town of Bethlehem; Away in a manger; We three kings

Saint Louis Chamber Chorus
Philip Barnes, conductor
Regent 373
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1:01 AM: Tarquinio Merula:
Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina

Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641
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1:06 AM: Lukas Foss:
For Aaron

Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 1005
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1:20 AM: Nico Muhly:
Whispered and Revealed

Essential Voices USA
Judith Clurman, conductor
Stacey Shames, harp
Dorian 70003
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1:25 AM: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach:
Sinfonia No. 6

Camerata Bern
Thomas Furi, conductor
Denon 73326
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1:35 AM: Traditional:
The Carol of the Birds; Lo How a Rose Eer Blooming

Kirkmount
Dorian 93236
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1:38 AM: Granville Bantock:
Celtic Symphony

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Vernon Handley, conductor
Hyperion 66450
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2:01 AM: Vilem Blodek:
Flute Concerto: 1st movement

Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Uros Lajovic, conductor
Karl Bernhard Sebon, flute
Schwann 11608
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2:06 AM: Franz Joseph Haydn:
Symphony No. 27

Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Adam Fischer, conductor
Nimbus 5199
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2:21 AM: John Thomas:
Watching the White Wheat

Jacqueline Kerrod, harp
SFM 14
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2:26 AM: Traditional French:
Christmas Night

Copley Singers
Brian Jones, conductor
Gothic 49283
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2:30 AM: Daron Hagen:
Songbook

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Michael Ludwig, violin
Beau Fleuve 9495
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3:01 AM: Claude Debussy:
Images, Book 2: Cloches a travers les feuilles (Bells through the leaves)

Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 83940
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3:06 AM: Jean Sibelius:
Night Ride and Sunrise

London Symphony Orchestra
Antal Dorati, conductor
EMI 65182
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3:23 AM: Jan Jirasek:
Peace, Happiness, Good Health

Jitro Childrens Chorus
Jiri Skopal, conductor
Navona 6010
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3:26 AM: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Symphony No. 38 "Prague"

Dresden State Orchestra
Colin Davis, conductor
Philips 416155
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4:01 AM: Louis Spohr:
Double Quartet No. 1: Scherzo

Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Hyperion 22014
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4:06 AM: Mikhail Glinka:
Waltz Fantasy

Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra
Loris Tjeknavorian, conductor
ASV 1075
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4:16 AM: Percy Grainger:
Paraphrase on Tchaikovskys Waltz of the Flowers

Piers Lane, piano
Hyperion 67279
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4:24 AM: Biagio Marini:
Passacaglia

Musica Antiqua Cologne
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
Archiv 453418
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4:31 AM: Ralph Vaughan Williams:
Fantasia on Christmas Carols

City of London Sinfonia
John Rutter, conductor
Stephen Varcoe, baritone
Collegium 512
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4:43 AM: Johann Stamitz:
Trumpet Concerto

Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Neville Marriner, conductor
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 420203
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5:01 AM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Cantata No. 156: Arioso

Philadelphia Orchestra
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Sony 38915
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5:06 AM: Jaromir Weinberger:
Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka and Fugue

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Telarc 80595
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5:15 AM: Traditional:
Sing a Joyful Song of Christmas; Angels we have Heard on High

Vienna Boys Choir
Koch 7584
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5:22 AM: Felix Mendelssohn:
String Symphony No. 8

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437528
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5:49 AM: Malcolm Arnold:
The Holly and the Ivy: Fantasy on Christmas Carols

BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Rumon Gamba, conductor
Chandos 9851
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6:01 AM: Erkki Melartin:
Sleeping Beauty: Jubilee March

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Ondine 824
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6:06 AM: Franz Schubert:
Polonaise for Violin and Strings

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Philips 420168
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6:13 AM: Traditional:
Blessed be that maid Mary

Cambridge Singers
John Rutter, conductor
Collegium 121
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6:17 AM: Carlos Guastavino:
3 Argentinian Cantilenas and Finale

Camerata Bariloche
Dorian 90202
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6:36 AM: Philip Stopford:
Lully, Lulla, Lullay

Choir of St. Pauls Cathedral
Andrew Carwood, conductor
London/Decca 4789225
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6:41 AM: Julius Rontgen:
Ballade on a Norwegian Folk Song

North German Radio Philharmonic
David Porcelijn, conductor
CPO 777255
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7:01 AM: William Alwyn:
Concerto Grosso No. 2: 1st movement

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Naxos 570145
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7:06 AM: Traditional:
Huron Carol (Twas in the Moon of Wintertime)

Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80446
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7:08 AM: Traditional:
Fantasy on a Neapolitan Carol

Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80446
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7:10 AM: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach:
String Symphony No. 4

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
Thomas Hengelbrock, conductor
DHM 77187
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7:25 AM: Johannes Brahms:
Ballade No. 4

Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 309
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7:34 AM: Traditional:
Hacia Belen va un borrico

Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Robert Shaw, conductor
Victor Ledbetter, baritone
Telarc 80377
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7:37 AM: Alfonso 10th:
Song of Santa Maria No. 48

Ensemble Galilei
Maggie Sansone, hammered dulcimer
Maggies Music 108
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7:40 AM: Traditional:
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen

Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Robert Shaw, conductor
Telarc 80377
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7:43 AM: Eduard Tubin:
Estonian Dance Suite

Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Hans-Peter Frank, conductor
Big Ben 851002
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7:55 AM: John Rutter:
Marys Lullaby

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
John Rutter, conductor
London/Decca 425500
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8:00 AM: Sunday Baroque
with Suzanne Bona

12:01 PM: Enrique Granados:
Two Poetic Waltzes

Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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12:06 PM: Dave Brubeck:
La Fiesta de la Posada: Sleep Holy Infant

La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, conductor
Analekta 8730
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12:11 PM: Frederic Chopin:
Ballade No. 3

Piotr Anderszewski, piano
Virgin 45620
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12:20 PM: Traditional:
El la don don; Riu riu chiu

Chanticleer
Chanticleer 8803
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12:24 PM: Joaquin Rodrigo:
Concerto Serenade

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Nancy Allen, harp
EMI 67435
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12:49 PM: Traditional German:
Still, Still, Still

Musica Sacra
Richard Westenburg, conductor
DG 429732
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12:51 PM: Traditional:
O Christmas Tree

Musica Sacra
Richard Westenburg, conductor
DG 429732
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12:54 PM: Ignaz Paderewski:
Nocturne

Stephen Hough, piano
Virgin 59509
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1:01 PM: Johann Mayer:
Schnofler-Dance

Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013
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1:06 PM: Jean-Joseph Mondonville:
Sonata No. 5

Musicians of the Louvre
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Archiv 474550
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1:14 PM: Graham Ross:
Lullay, my liking

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
Graham Ross, conductor
Harmonia Mundi 907615
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1:19 PM: John Rutter:
Nativity Carol

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
Graham Ross, conductor
Harmonia Mundi 907615
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1:25 PM: Ludwig van Beethoven:
Violin Sonata No. 1

Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 60991
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1:49 PM: Turlough OCarolan:
Tune No. 172

Quadriga Consort
DHM 75722
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1:52 PM: Traditional Irish:
A Merry Christmas

Quadriga Consort
DHM 75722
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1:55 PM: Emmanuel Chabrier:
Joyous March

Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Paul Paray, conductor
Mercury 434303
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2:01 PM: Arne Eggen:
Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler

Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Naxos 557017
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2:06 PM: John Marsh:
Symphony No. 7

London Mozart Players
Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 10458
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2:18 PM: Traditional:
See Amid the Winters Snow

4 Girls 4 Harps
Discovery 107
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2:20 PM: Conni Ellisor:
Blackberry Winter

Nashville Chamber Orchestra
Paul Gambill, conductor
Stephen Seifert, mountain dulcimer and Tennessee music box
Warner 46739
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2:37 PM: William Billings:
Shepherds, rejoice!

Handel and Haydn Society
Harry Christophers, conductor
Coro 16117
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2:40 PM: Gordon Getty:
Four Christmas Carols: The Snow Child

New Century Chamber Orchestra
Dawn Harms, conductor
Pentatone 537
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2:42 PM: Richard Strauss:
Don Juan

Cleveland Orchestra
George Szell, conductor
Sony 36721
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3:01 PM: Antonio Ruiz-Pipo:
Song and Dance No. 1

David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80576
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3:06 PM: Gioacchino Rossini:
Il barbiere di Siviglia (Barber of Seville): Overture

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Yoel Levi, conductor
Telarc 80334
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3:14 PM: George Frideric Handel:
Trio Sonata No. 4

Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5050
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3:28 PM: Rick Sowash:
A Christmas Rondo

Kris Frankenfeld, violin
Sowash 11
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3:40 PM: Traditional Czech:
Rocking Carol (Little Jesus, Sweetly Sleep)

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge
John Rutter, conductor
EMI 69950
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3:44 PM: Frank Bridge:
Dance Poem

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Richard Hickox, conductor
Chandos 10012
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4:01 PM: Percy Grainger:
Four British Folk Song Settings

Penelope Thwaites, piano
Chandos 9919
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4:06 PM: Vincenzo Bellini:
Oboe Concerto

Ensemble Berlin
Christoph Hartmann, oboe
EMI 14232
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4:14 PM: Pietro Mascagni:
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
DG 429494
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4:19 PM: Bernard Andres:
Un bal a la Campagne: Promenade/Besancon Carol

Megan Metheney, harp
Greenharp 29753
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4:21 PM: Jacques Offenbach:
Snowflake Ballet

Gulbenkian Orchestra
Michel Swierczewski, conductor
Nimbus 5303
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4:34 PM: Franz Joseph Haydn:
Symphony No. 67

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque 8
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5:01 PM: Pablo de Sarasate:
Zapateado

Julia Fischer, violin
London/Decca 4785950
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5:04 PM: Antonio de Salazar:
Tarara tarara qui yo soy Antoniyo

Ensemble Caprice
Matthias Maute, conductor
Shannon Mercer, soprano
Analekta 9957
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5:06 PM: Claude Debussy:
Images for Orchestra: Iberia: On Highways and Byways

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Simon Rattle, conductor
EMI 49947
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5:14 PM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
O Jesulein suss (O little one sweet)

Choral Arts Society of Washington
Norman Scribner, conductor
Naxos 555049
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5:18 PM: Johann Sebastian Bach:
Triple Concerto for Flute, Violin, and Harpsichord

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Ton Koopman, conductor
Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
Erato 16163
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5:41 PM: Franz Schubert:
Fantasie for Piano Four-Hands

Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901773
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6:00 PM: Classics For Kids
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker

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Light and Gold: The Music of Eric Whitacre

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Hallelujah Handel

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