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Music on the Brink - As tensions grow in Russia, in 1909 Rachmaninov takes his new 3rd Piano Concerto on tour to the USA. Plus archive piano performances from around the same time by Paderewski and Eugen D'Albert.

12:31 AM
Sibelius, Jean
Lemminkainen suite (Op.22) - Lemminkainen's Return
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Christian Knapp (conductor)

12:38 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey
Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 3 (Op.30) in D minor (1909) ;
Aleksandar Madzar (piano), Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Christian Knapp (conductor)

1:21 AM
Debussy, Claude
12 Studies for piano - no.11 (Book 2); Pour les arpeges composees
Aleksandar Madzar (piano),

1:26 AM
Sibelius, Jean
Night ride and sunrise (Op.55) (1908)
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Christian Knapp (conductor)

1:41 AM
Debussy, Claude
La Mer - 3 symphonic sketches for orchestra;
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Christian Knapp (conductor)

2:06 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Sonata quasi una fantasia for piano (Op.27 No.2) in C sharp minor 'Moonlight'
Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860-1941) (piano)

2:24 AM
Schubert, Franz
Impromptu No.4 in F minor - from Impromptus for piano (D.935)
Eugen d'Albert (1864-1932) (piano)

2:31 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio
Gloria, cantata for soloists, mixed choir and orchestra in D major (RV.589)
Ann Monoyios (soprano), Matthew White (countertenor), Colin Ainsworth (tenor), Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Ivars Taurins (conductor)

3:00 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Sinfonia concertante for oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon and orchestra (K.297b) in E flat major attrib. ? (K.297b) (soloists not identified), Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tønnesen (conductor)

3:30 AM
Fasch, Johann Friedrich
Sonata in D minor
Amsterdam Bach Soloists, Wim ten Have (conductor)

3:40 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk
Scherzo for piano no. 1 (Op.20) in B minor
Yulianna Avdeeva (piano)

3:50 AM
Benoit, Peter
Overture to Charlotte Corday (1876)
Vlaams Radio Orkest , Jan Latham-Koenig (conductor)

4:00 AM
Debussy, Claude
Danse sacrée et danse profane for harp and strings
Eva Maros (harp), orchestra and conductor not credited (probably Hungarian Radio Orchestra)

4:11 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Flute Quartet in G K.285a
Joanna G'froerer (flute), Martin Beaver (violin), Pinchas Zukerman (viola), Amanda Forsyth (cello)

4:21 AM
Pezel, Johann Christoph
German Dance Suite
Canadian Brass

4:31 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitry
Festive Overture (Op.96)
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

4:37 AM
Obrecht, Jakob
Omnis spiritus laudet - offertory motet for 5 voices
Ensemble Daedalus

4:43 AM
Van Noordt, Anthoni
Fantasia 2 in D minor
Leo van Doeselaar (organ of the Hooglandse Kerk in Leiden)

4:50 AM
Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Guitar Prelude No.3 in A minor
Norbert Kraft (guitar)

4:57 AM
Ebner, Leopold
Trio in B flat major
Zagreb Woodwind Trio

5:04 AM
Dvorák, Antonín
Prague Waltzes (B.99)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava, Stefan Róbl (conductor)

5:12 AM
Liszt, Franz
Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 (S.244 No.2) in C-sharp minor (au Comte Ladislas Teleky)
Jenö Jandó (piano)

5:24 AM
Myslivecek, Josef (1737-1781) (arr. ??)
String Quintet no.2 in E flat major
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Rudolf Werthen (conductor)

5:35 AM
Elgar, Edward
Sea Pictures (Op.37)
Kristina Hammarström (mezzo soprano), Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

5:59 AM
Grunfeld, Alfred
Soirees de Vienne for piano, Op.56
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

6:05 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Quartet for strings (Op.18'6) in B flat major;
Psophos Quartet; Eric Lacrouts (violin), Bleuenn Le Maître (violin), Cécile Grassi (viola), Eve-Marie Caravassilis (cello).

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