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04/07/2011

John Shea presents music by Tchaikovsky, Brahms, Smetana and Grieg. All composed in 1876.

1:01 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Peer Gynt Suite No.2 (Op.55)
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Michael Schønwandt (conductor)

1:20 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Francesca da Rimini (symphonic fantasia after Dante) (Op.32)
Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Québec, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

1:44 AM
Smetana, Bedrich (1824 -1884)
String Quartet No.1 in E minor 'From My Life'
Vertavo Quartet

2:14 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Symphony No.1 in C minor (Op.68)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)

3:01 AM
Grainger, Percy (1882-1961)
Colonial Song
Symphony Nova Scotia, Georg Tintner (conductor)

3:08 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934) arranged by David Passmore
Salut d'Amour
Moshe Hammer (violin), Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (cello), William Tritt (piano)

3:11 AM
Kerle, Jacobus de (1531/2-1591)
Agnus Dei - super ut-re-mi-fa-so-la
Huelgas Ensemble; Paul van Nevel (director)

3:16 AM
Desprez, Josquin (ca.1440-1521)
Absolve, quaesumus, Domine/Requiem aeternam
Huelgas Ensemble, Paul Van Nevel (conductor)

3:20 AM
Rore, Cipriano de (1515/16-1565)
O socii neque enim/Durate
Huelgas Ensemble, Paul Van Nevel (conductor)

3:25 AM
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Pavane in G minor (Z.752) and Chaconne (Chacony) in G minor (Z.730)
London Baroque

3:34 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Concerto for piano and orchestra No.24 (K.491) in C minor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn (piano/conductor)

4:06 AM
Fauré, Gabriel (1845-1924)
Clair de lune
Karina Gauvin (soprano), Marc-André Hamelin (piano)

4:09 AM
Grainger, Percy (1882-1961)
Après un rêve
Leslie Howard (piano)

4:13 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich (1637-1707)
Prelude and Fugue in G minor
Mario Penzar (on the organ from 1649, at the Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Lepoglava)

4:21 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Berceuse sur le nom de Gabriel Fauré
James Ehnes (violin), Wendy Chen (piano)

4:24 AM
Kreisler, Fritz (1875-1962)
Berceuse romantique (Op.9) - for violin and piano
Tobias Ringborg (violin), Anders Kilström (piano)

4:29 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Andrew Nicholson (Flute) BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thierry Fischer (conductor)

4:42 AM
Gounod, Charles (1818-1893)
Waltz from 'Faust'
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Borge Wagner (conductor)

4:47 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Waltz from 'Sleeping Beauty'
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

4:52 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Overture from Tafelmusik
Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet), Frank de Bruine (oboe), The King's Consort, Robert King (director)

5:01 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Little preludes for keyboard (BWV.939-42)
Christophe Bossert (organ, St Martin's Church, Varazdinske Toplice)

5:05 AM
Bach, Johann Christian (1735-1782)
Symphony in A major (Allegro; andante; rondo)
Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble, Plamen Djurov (Conductor)

5:22 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Symphony No.1 in D major (Op.25), 'Classical'
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

5:37 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Symphony No.5 in B flat major (K.22)
Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, Ernest Bour (conductor)

5:45 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Hungarian Rhapsody No 2 in C sharp minor (from S.244)
Ladislav Fantzowitz (piano)

5:55 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Tapiola - symphonic poem, Op. 112 (1926)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov (conductor)

6:10 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in D minor (Op.3 No.11) from 'L'Estro Armonico'
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon (conductor)

6:20 AM
Rubio, Jesús González (d.1874)
Jarabe Tapatío (Mexican hat dance)
Giuliano Sommerhalder (trumpet) , Roberto Arosio (piano)

6:25 AM
Méndez, Rafael (1906-1981)
Méndez Csárdás
Giuliano Sommerhalder (trumpet), Enikö Bors (piano)

6:29 AM
Obradors, Fernando (1897-1945)
From Canciones Clásicas españolas
Isabel Bayrakdarian (soprano), James Parker (piano)

6:43 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Serenade in G major (K.525), 'Eine Kleine Nachtmusik'
Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Iosif Conta (conductor).

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