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Sleepers, Awake! 00:01Buy Now!Saint-SaŽnsDanse Macabre, Op. 40Fleezanis/Minnesota Orchestra/OueReference82030911108229
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00:51Buy Now!BieblAve MariaOregon Repertory Singers/SeeleyKoch7362099923736226
00:59Buy Now!BachViolin Concerto No. 2 in E, BWV 1042Kennedy/Berlin PhilharmonicEMI Classics57091724355709127
01:17Buy Now!LisztChristmas TreeAndjaparidzeNaxos8.553461730099446129
01:58Buy Now!MendelssohnOverture for Wind Instruments, Op. 24London Symphony/AbbadoDG423 104028942310421
02:09Buy Now!Quittez, pasteursCambridge Singers/RutterCollegium121040888012122
02:12Buy Now!Blessed be that maid MaryCambridge Singers/RutterCollegium121040888012122
02:16Buy Now!MozartDivertimento in E flat for String Trio, K. 563Grumiaux TrioPhilips422 696028942251328
02:59Buy Now!Strauss Jr.Tales from the Vienna WoodsCzecho-Slovak State Philharmonic/WildnerMarco Polo8.2232214891030232211
03:17Buy Now!Christmas medleyRobert Shaw Chorale & Orchestra/ShawRCA642907863564292
03:29Buy Now!OffenbachGaitť ParisienneBerlin Philharmonic/KarajanDG423 215028942321526
04:00Buy Now!Vaughan WilliamsHodie (A Christmas Cantata)Bach Choir/LSO/WillcocksEMI69872077776987224
05:01Buy Now!MartucciColore Orientale, Op. 44 No. 3Philharmonia/d'AvalosASV6893011975068921
05:12Buy Now!HaydnString Quartet in D, Op. 76 No. 5TŠtrai QuartetHungaroton12812-13N/A
05:33Buy Now!VivaldiTrumpet Concerto in B flat, RV 548Andre/Academy St.-Martin/MarrinerEMI47012n/a
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Rise and Shine06:01Buy Now!ChopinPolonaise in A flat, Op. 53 "Heroic"Artur RubinsteinRCA561507863556152
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06:52Buy Now!TchaikovskyRussian, Arabian and Chinese Dances ~ The Nutcracker, Op. 71NY Philharmonic/BernsteinSony63303074646330326
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07:21Buy Now!TraditionalSussex Carol; In dulci jubiloCambridge Singers/City of London Sinfonia/RutterCollegium111040888011118
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07:43Buy Now!VivaldiAllegro molto ~ Concerto in G, RV 414Harnoy/Toronto Chamber Orch/RobinsonRCA60155090266015528
07:47Buy Now!Saint-SaŽnsPolonaise in F minor for Two Pianos, Op. 77Dosse/PetitVox719704716371972
07:59Buy Now!Anderson, LeroyA Christmas FestivalBoston Pops/FiedlerRCA642807863564282
08:08Buy Now!Weber2nd mvt (Andante) ~ Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat, Op. 74Ottensamer/Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic/WildnerNaxos8.55319747313531929
08:16Buy Now!BiberSuite No. 4 in B flat ~ Mensa SonoraBaroque Band/ClarkeCedille116735131911627
08:26Buy Now!MendelssohnOverture ~ The Fair Melusina, Op. 32London Symphony/AbbadoDG415 973028941597328
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Classical Cafť09:01Buy Now!CimarosaConcertante in G for Flute and OboeNicolet/Holliger/Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields/SillitoPhilips416 359028941635921
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09:38Buy Now!PaganiniQuartet No. 15 for String Trio & GuitarGray/Diaz TrioDorian90237053479023728
10:01Buy Now!GoldmarkRustic Wedding Symphony, Op. 26Royal Philharmonic/ButtASV7915011975079125
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11:23Buy Now!LisztFantasy on Beethoven's "Ruins of Athens"Howard/Budapest Symphony/RickenbacherHyperion67401034571174013
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WCPE Concert Hall19:01Buy Now!SchumannOverture, Scherzo and Finale, Op. 52Dresden State Orchestra/SawallischEMI69471077776947129
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