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March 31, 2014

1:01 PM
Suite No. 1 for Small Orchestra
Artist : Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Album : Prokofiev: Love For 3 Oranges, Lieutenant Kij¿; Stravinsky: Suites
Composer : Igor Stravinsky
Label : RCA 5168
1:20 PM
Artist : Toby Twining Music
Album : Shaman
Composer : Toby Twining
Label : BMG Classics
1:29 PM
Symphony Allegro
Artist : Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Album : Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: Symphonies Nos. 1-5
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Label : Eurodisc 69237
1:40 PM
Italian Concerto
Artist : Andras Schiff, piano
Album : Bach: 6 French Suites Bwv 812-817
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Label : London/Decca 433313