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Fred Child

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December 05, 2012

9:01 AM
Gopak from ’Mazeppa’
Artist : Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra; Kurt Masur, conductor
Album : Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 3
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Label : Teldec 46322
9:27 AM
Violin Concerto
Artist : Hilary Hahn, violin; Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra; Hilary Hahn, violin
Album : Barber, Meyer: Violin Concertos
Composer : Samuel Barber
Label : Sony 89029
9:37 AM
Gavotte from Cinderella Suite, for two pianos
Artist : Martha Argerich; Mikhail Pletnev, pianos
Album : Prokofiev: Cinderella Suite; Ravel: La Mere l'Oye
Composer : Prokofiev
Label : DG 3109
9:40 AM
Artist : Maria Kliegel, cello
Album : Le Grand Tango
Composer : David Popper
Label : Naxos 550785
10:01 AM
Keep Your Lamps
Artist : Combined Choirs of St. Olaf College
Album : Love Divine, Illumine our Darkness: Christmas at St. Olaf
Composer : Arr. Andre Thomas
Label : Saint Olaf 2473
10:04 AM
This Little Babe from Ceremony of Carols
Artist : Manitou Singers, St. Olaf College; Joy Gunderson, harp; Sigrid Johnson, conductor
Album : Rejoice, Give Thanks and Sing: Christmas at St. Olaf 2011
Composer : Benjamin Britten
Label : Saint Olaf 3404
10:36 AM
Church Sonata No. 5
Artist : I Musici de Montreal; Yuli Turovsky
Album : Complete Church Sonatas for Organ & Orchestra
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Label : Chandos 8745
10:51 AM
Album : Fugue in G minor
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Label : Angel 54729