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Midday Music Playlist for 08/07/2012

Today we honor three musicians who have left us in the past week: violinist Ruggiero Ricci, pianist Mihaela Ursuleasa and composer Marvin Hamlisch. We also hear the Mozart sonata that includes the Rondo alla Turca, the pas de deux from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker and Villa-Lobos as played by Pepe Romero.

Williams, J. The Chairman's Waltz, from the soundtrack to Memoirs of a Geisha, arr. R. Marshall Angele Dubeau, La Pieta Analekta 8733
Chadwick, G.W. Rip Van Winkle, Overture Detroit Sym, Jarvi Chandos 9439
Mozart, W.A. Piano Sonata in A major, K. 331 Ivo Pogorelich DG 437 763
Suk, J. Fantastic Scherzo Czech Phil, Mackerras Decca 289 466 443
Weiss, S.L. Courante from Lute Sonata in F major Lutz Kirchhof Centaur 3164
Franck, C. Violin Sonata in A major Ruggiero Ricci, Martha Argerich Etcetera 1038
Bach, C.P.E. Sinfonia No. 2 in B-flat Vivaldi Project, Hsu Centaur 3176
Shostakovich, D. Cello Sonata in D minor: 1st mvt Sol Gabetta, Mihaela Ursuleasa RCA 88697 359612
Tchaikovsky, P. Nutcracker: Pas de deux Swedish Radio Sym, Svetlanov Ondine 938
Couperin, F. Parnasus: Grand Trio Sonata Ensemble Dreiklang Baroque Hanssler 98.384
Villa-Lobos, H. Suite Populaire Bresilienne Pepe Romero Philips 420 245
Hamlisch, M. A Chorus Line, Medley Dallas Wind Sym, Fennell Reference 62