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June 17, 2013

9:01 AM
Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 3
Artist : Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Album : Respighi: Belfagor Overture; Pines of Rome; Fountains of Rome
Composer : Ottornio Respighi
Label : EMI 86549
9:20 AM
Piano Quartet No. 1 in g minor, Op. 25 - Mvmt II. Intermezzo
Artist : London Symphony Orchestra
Album : Brahms: Orch. Schoenberg and Rubbra
Composer : Brahms (orch. Schoenberg)
Label : Chandos 8825
9:35 AM
The Blue Bird: Star Dance Sternenreigen
Artist : Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Album : Ultraviolet - Humperdinck: Fairy-tale Music
Composer : Engelbert Humperdinck
Label : Virgin 91494
10:01 AM
Overture to Maskarade
Artist : San Francisco Symphony
Album : Grieg Peer Gynt Suites and Nielsen Aladdin
Composer : Carl Nielsen
Label : London 425857
10:18 AM
Spring Song
Artist : Oystein Birkeland, cello
Album : Bridge & Britten
Composer : Frank Bridge
Label : Simax 1160
10:42 AM
Dawg’s Bull
Artist : Quartet San Francisco
Album : Whirled Chamber Music
Composer : David Grisman
Label : Violinjazz Recordings