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With Andrew McGregor , including
Beethoven Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight) Vladimir Ashkenazy
6.20 Handel Organ Concerto in B flat, Op 7 No 3
Paul Nicholson ,
Brandenburg Consort , director Roy Goodman
7.03 Suppe Overture: Poet and Peasant
Montreal Symphony Orchestra, conductor Charles Dutoit
7.32 Handel Water Music: Suite in D
Academy of Ancient Music, director Christopher Hogwood
8.05 Gershwin, arr Rose Overture: Girl Crazy
BBC Philharmonic, conductor Richard Hickox
8.40 Shostakovich Piano Concerto No 2
Dmitri Alexeev , English Chamber
Orchestra, conductor Jerzy Maksymiuk Editor Andrew Lyle


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Vladimir Ashkenazy
Unknown: Paul Nicholson
Unknown: Brandenburg Consort
Director: Roy Goodman
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Director: Christopher Hogwood
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Unknown: Dmitri Alexeev
Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk
Editor: Andrew Lyle

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