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Midday Music Playlist for 12/14/2010

Part 2 of Handel's Messiah starts right after the noon news. We're also sampling Spanish and Latin American baroque selections from Ensemble Caprice's misleadingly titled but wonderful new recording, Salsa Baroque.

Anonymous (Spain, 17th c.) Chacona Ensemble Caprice, Maute Analekta 9957
Dvorak, A. Bagatelles for string trio and harmonium Domus Virgin 61904
Anonymous (Spain, 17th c.) Variations on La Gayta Ensemble Caprice, Maute Analekta 9957
Brahms, J. Viola Sonata in D major, Op. 78 (transcr. from violin sonata) Roberto Diaz, Jeremy Denk Naxos 8.570827
Anonymous (Spain, 17th c.) Xacara Ensemble Caprice, Maute Analekta 9957
Handel, G.F. Messiah, Part 2 Polyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Layton Hyperion 67800
Salazar, A.d. Tarara Ensemble Caprice, Maute Analekta 9957
Berwald, F. Festival of the Bayaderes Royal Phil, Bjorlin EMI 65073
Medtner, N. Piano Sonata in F minor, Op. 53/2 Marc-Andre Hamelin Hyperion 67221/4
Zipoli, D. Pastorale Ensemble Caprice, Maute Analekta 9957
Bach, J.S. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 Boston Baroque, Pearlman Telarc 80354