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Midday Music Playlist for 07/25/2012

Just after the noon news on GPB Radio, pianist Menahem Pressler joins the Emerson Quartet for the superlatively beautiful Piano Quintet by Schumann. In the one o'clock hour we summit an alp in Strauss's massive Alpine Symphony.

Gabrieli, G. Sonata No. 20 Gabrieli Players, McCreesh Archiv 449 180
Martinu, B. Flute Sonata Jeffrey Khaner, Charles Abramovic Avie 2219
Haydn, F.J. Symphony No. 86 in D major Saint Paul Chamber Orch, Wolff Teldec 2292-46313
Martucci, G. Giga The Philharmonia, d'Avalos Teldec 2292-46313
Schumann, R. Piano Quintet in E-flat, Op. 44 Menahem Pressler, Emerson String Quartet DG 445 848
Bach, J.S. Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052, arr. Avital for mandolin and orchestra Avi Avital, Kammerakademie Potsdam DG 16801
Elgar, E. Salut d'Amour Rudens Turku, Yumiko Urabe Avie 2223
Strauss, R. An Alpine Symphony Cleveland Orch, Ashkenazy London 425 112