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Featuring timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the APM studios, and from concert stages around the country, along with classical music news and features. 

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March 21, 2014

2:01 PM
Impresiones de la Puna
Artist : Eugenia Zukerman, flute; The Shanghai Quartet
Album : Music for a Sunday Morning
Composer : Alberto Ginastera
Label : Delos 3173
2:01 PM
Quintet in E-flat for piano and winds, Op. 5
Artist : Anton Kuerti, piano; James Sommerville, French horn; James Campbell, clarinet; James Mason, oboe; James McKay, bassoon
Album : Piano and Wind Quintets
Composer : Friedrich Witt
Label : CBC 1137
2:17 PM
Tonight, from West Side Story
Artist : cello sections of the London Philharmonic, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra and BBC Symphony Orchestra
Album : The London Cello Sound
Composer : Leonard Bernstein
Label : Cala 0104
2:25 PM
Rage over a lost penny (Rondo a capriccio)
Artist : Evgeny Kissin, piano
Album : Bach-Busoni, Beethoven, Schumann
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Label : RCA 68911
2:49 PM
High Life for Nine Instruments
Artist : Balanescu String Quartet
Album : Overnight Mail
Composer : David Byrne
Label : Argo 436565
2:52 PM
Five Pieces in Folk-Style
Artist : Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Album : Schumann: Cello Concerto, Etc
Composer : Robert Schumann
Label : Sony 92757