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February 22, 2013

2:01 PM
Incidental Music for Kotzebue’s "The Ruins of Athens", Op. 113 Overture
Artist : The Orchestra of St. Luke’s; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
Album : Beethoven: Complete Incidental Music for Egmont & The Ruins of Athens
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Label : EMI 49927
2:17 PM
Three Short Pieces
Artist : Dorian Wind Quintet
Album : Music For Winds
Composer : Jacques Ibert
Label : Vox 5083
2:37 PM
Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
Artist : City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; Simon Rattle
Album : British Composers - Britten
Composer : Benjamin Britten
Label : EMI 55394
3:01 PM
Three Latin American Dances - I. Introduction: Jungle Jaunt
Artist : Utah Symphony; Keith Lockhart, conductor
Album : Symphonic Dances
Composer : Gabriel Lena Frank
Label : RR-105
3:18 PM
American Beauty Rag
Artist : Richard Dowling, piano
Album : World's Greatest Piano Rag
Composer : Joseph Lamb
Label : Klavier 77035
3:31 PM
String Quartet No. 7 Razumovsky No.1
Artist : Emerson String Quartet
Album : Beethoven: The String Quartets
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Label : DG 447075