Afternoon Classical playlist for 01/13/2012

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Artist Title Album Label Link
Igor Stravinsky The Fairy's Kiss London Symphony Orchestra; Robert Craft, conductor Naxos
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky No, only he who knows; Why?; Not a word, my friend; A tear trembles Lina Mkrtchyan, contralto; Evgeny Talisman, piano Opus 111
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Sleeping Beauty Philadelphia Orchestra; Eugene Ormandy, conductor Columbia Masterworks

Stravinsky's 1928 ballet "The Fairy's Kiss," followed by the Tchaikovsky songs and ballet "Sleeping Beauty" from which Stravinsky gathered "The Fairy's Kiss"'s melodic material.