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Sleepers, Awake!00:01Buy Now!HoffstetterSerenade (Andante cantabile)Kodaly QuartetNaxos8.558180636943818022
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01:17Buy Now!AbelSymphony No. 6 in E flatCantilena/ShepherdChandos86485014682864824
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02:00Buy Now!RossiniUna voce poco fa ~ Il barbiere di SivigliaBerganza/London Philharmonic/AbbadoDeccaB0015661028947829478
02:07Buy Now!BachChromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903Leon FleisherVanguard Classics1796699675179622
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03:00Buy Now!MendelssohnOverture ~ A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 21Bamberg Symphony/FlorRCA79050786357905
From the "Violin Concertos Collection", a 2018 compilation of Joseph Swensen's long association with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. It's a ThankYou CD for your sustaining pledge of $20/mo. ($240). TheClassicalStation.org03:13Buy Now!DvorakViolin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53Swensen/Scottish Chamber OrchestraLinn614691062061476
03:46Buy Now!MagnardOverture for Orchestra, Op. 10Orchestra of the Toulouse Capitole/PlassonEMI49080077774908023
03:59Buy Now!SchumannSymphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony/NorringtonHanssler Classic93.0114010276011200
04:39Buy Now!SchubertImpromptu in G flat, D. 899 No. 3Myung-Whun ChungECM481 0765028948107650
04:48Buy Now!VivaldiQuartet in C for Winds and ContinuoCamerata of CologneHarmonia Mundi77018054727701825
04:59Buy Now!MozartOverture ~ Mitridate, King of Pontus, K. 87Calgary Philharmonic/BernardiCBC5149059582514924
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Weekend Classics!06:00Buy Now!HaydnSymphony No. 104 in D, "London"SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony/NorringtonHanssler Classic93.0114010276011200
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06:59Buy Now!MozartPiano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K. 491Frantz/Bamberg Symphony/FlorEurodisc6900009478690002
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07:59Buy Now!RossiniOverture ~ SemiramideLondon Classical Players/NorringtonEMI54091077775409123
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Spring Membership Drive09:00Buy Now!ChopinPolonaise in A flat, Op. 53 "Heroic"Piotr AnderszewskiVirgin Classics7307565099973075622
From "Beethoven" - a 3-disc thank-you CD for your sustaining pledge of $10/month in support of Great Classical Music (or $120). TheClassicalStation.org09:11Buy Now!BeethovenOverture ~ The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43Orpheus Chamber OrchestraDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" 3-disc thank-you CD09:28Buy Now!Beethoven4th mvt (Allegro) ~ String Quartet No. 2 in G, Op. 18 No. 2Melos QuartetDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" 3-disc thank-you CD09:44Buy Now!Beethoven4th mvt (Allegro molto) ~ Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 36Chicago Symphony/SoltiDG/Decca29402028948404377
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09:59Buy Now!DelibesPrelude and Mazurka ~ CoppeliaBerlin Philharmonic/KarajanDG423 215028942321526
From "Beethoven" 3-disc thank-you CD10:09Buy Now!BeethovenOverture ~ Egmont, Op. 84Vienna Philharmonic/AbbadoDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" 3-disc thank-you CD10:29Buy Now!Beethoven2nd mvt (Adagio) ~ Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathetique"Vladimir AshkenazyDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" - a 3-disc thank-you CD for your sustaining pledge of $10/month in support of Great Classical Music (or $120). TheClassicalStation.org10:47Buy Now!BeethovenScherzo ~ Septet in E flat, Op. 20Berlin Philharmonic Octet membersDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" 3-disc thank-you CD11:05Buy Now!Beethoven2nd mvt (Molto vivace) ~ Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"Berlin Philharmonic/KarajanDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" 3-disc thank-you CD11:37Buy Now!Beethoven2nd mvt (Allegretto) ~ Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92Vienna Philharmonic/KleiberDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From "Beethoven" - a 3-disc thank-you CD for your sustaining pledge of $10/month in support of Great Classical Music (or $120). TheClassicalStation.org12:18Buy Now!BeethovenMenuetto ~ Piano Sonata No. 20 in G, Op. 49 No. 2Kun Woo PaikDG/Decca29402028948404377
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From the "Violin Concertos Collection", a 2018 compilation of Joseph Swensen's long association with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. It's a ThankYou CD for your sustaining pledge of $20/mo. ($240). TheClassicalStation.org16:01Buy Now!MendelssohnHebrides Overture, Op. 26Scottish Chamber Orchestra/SwensenLinn614691062061476
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From "Beethoven" - a 3-disc thank-you CD for your sustaining pledge of $10/month in support of Great Classical Music (or $120). TheClassicalStation.org17:33Buy Now!BeethovenOverture ~ FidelioLeipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra/MasurDG/Decca29402028948404377
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