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With Penny Gore, including
Vaughan Williams Suite: The Wasps London Philharmonic, conductor Adrian Boult
7.05 Grieg Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (Lyric Pieces) Roland Pontinen (piano)
7.32 Cherubini In Paradisum Chorus
Musicus Koln , Das Neue Orchester , conductor Christoph Spering
8.05 Weber, arr Berlioz Invitation to the Dance Chicago Symphony
Orchestra, conductor Fritz Reiner
8.20 Geminlani, after Corelll
Concerto Grosso No 12 in D minor
(La Folia) Purcell Quartet and Band
8.49 Bizet Carmen: Suite No 1
Paris Orchestra, conductor Semyon Bychkov


Conductor: Adrian Boult
Piano: Roland Pontinen
Unknown: Musicus Koln
Conductor: Das Neue Orchester
Conductor: Christoph Spering
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Conductor: Semyon Bychkov

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