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Slovakian National Day

To celebrate Slovakia's National Day, Jonathan Swain presents a selection of music by Slovak composers and performers and music recorded in Slovakia.

12:31 AM
Krajci, Mirko [b. 1968]
Suite No.1 from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2006)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Mirko Krajci (conductor)

1:03 AM
Krajci, Mirko [b. 1968]
Suite No.2 from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2008)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Mirko Krajci (conductor)

1:37 AM
Krajci, Mirko [b. 1968]
Four Dances from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2007)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Mirko Krajci (conductor)

1:45 AM
Schumann, Robert [1810-1856]
Phantasiestucke Op.73 for clarinet & piano
Marten Altrov (clarinet), Holger Marjamaa (piano)

1:55 AM
Moyzes, Alexander [1906-1984]
Violin Concerto Op.53
Milan Pala (violin), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

2:31 AM
Suchon, Eugen [1908-1993]
Baladická suita (Ballade Suite) op. 9 ESD 58b, for orchestra
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

2:54 AM
Moyzes, Alexander [1906-1984]
Symphony no. 7 Op.50
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

3:34 AM
Reinecke, Carl (1824-1910)
Sonata for flute and piano (Op.167) in E minor "Undine"
Ivica Gabrisova-Encingerova (flute), Matej Vrabel (piano)

3:56 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Contrapunctus 1 from Die Kunst der Fuge (BWV.1080)
Balázs Fülei (piano)

4:00 AM
Puccini, Giacomo (1858 -1924)
I Crisantemi for string quartet
Moyzes Quartet

4:06 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Jeux d'eau for piano
Paloma Kouider (piano)

4:12 AM
Zagar, Peter (b. 1961)
Blumenthal Dance No.2 for violin, viola, cello, clarinet and piano (1999)
Opera Aperta Ensemble

4:21 AM
Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich (1837-1910)
Overture on Russian Themes
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

4:31 AM
Berlioz, Hector [1803-1869]
Le Carnaval romain - overture Op.9
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosik (conductor)

4:40 AM
Schickhard, Johann Christian (c.1682-c.1760)
Sonata in C major for flute and harpsichord
Vladislav Brunner jr. (flute), Herta Madarova (harpsichord)

4:50 AM
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (1710-1736)
Sonata in G major for violin and piano
Peter Michalica (violin), Elena Michalicova (piano)

4:58 AM
Bizet, Georges (1838-1875)
Suite No.1 from "Carmen"
Slovakian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Róbert Stankovský (conductor)

5:11 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
2 Marches in E flat major for wind
Bratislavská komorná harmónia (Bratislava chamber harmony), Justus Pavlík (director)

5:18 AM
Suchon, Eugen [1908-1993]
Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra
Ronald Sebesta (clarinet), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

5:40 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Symphony No.4 in C minor (D.417), 'Tragic'
Radio Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

6:09 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Rondo brillant for piano and orchestra in A major (Op.56)
Rudolf Macudzinski (piano), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ludovít Rajter (conductor).

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