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With Andrew McGregor , including
Strauss Dance Suite after Couperin Kathryn Stott (piano), Kenneth Sillito (violin), Stephen Orton (cello),
Academy of St Martin in the Fields, conductor Neville Marriner
6.33 Ravel Introduction and Allegro Osian Ellis (harp), Melos Ensemble
7.04 Berlioz Overture: Roman Carnival
Royal Philharmonic, conductor Thomas Beecham
7.32 Mozart Symphony No 33 in B flat, K319
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
8.05 Vivaldi Recorder Concerto in C,
Peter Holtslag , English Concert, director Trevor Pinnock
8.32 Prokofiev Violin Concerto No 2
Maxim Vengerov ,
London Symphony Orchestra, conductor Mstislav Rostropovich


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Piano: Couperin Kathryn Stott
Piano: Kenneth Sillito
Violin: Stephen Orton
Unknown: St Martin
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Conductor: Allegro Osian Ellis
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
Unknown: Peter Holtslag
Director: Trevor Pinnock
Unknown: Maxim Vengerov
Conductor: Mstislav Rostropovich

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