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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Sivan Magen, harp
Linn 473 Buy now
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 4
Concentus Hungaricus / Ildiko Hegyi
Jeno Jando, piano
Naxos 550212 Buy now
12:21 am Paul Dukas: La Peri (The Fairy)
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80515 Buy now
12:42 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 1
Eduardo Eguez, lute
MA Records 54 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am Traditional Japanese: Children's Song
Paillard Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 Buy now
1:10 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 4
David Fray, piano
Virgin 94489 Buy now
1:21 am Claude Debussy: Jeux (Games)
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
Sony 68327 Buy now
1:38 am Arnold Rosner: Responses, Hosanna and Fugue
Philharmonia Orchestra / David Amos
Harmonia Mundi 906012 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 6
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 439 Buy now
2:06 am Alexander Glazunov: Violin Concerto
Russian National Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Warner 67946 Buy now
2:28 am Anonymous: Song (Cancion a dos tiples)
Al Ayre Espanol
DHM 68859 Buy now
2:32 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter"
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 46333 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Overture No. 5: Andante
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
3:06 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2
I Musici Montreal / Maxim Shostakovich
Dmitri Shostakovich, piano
Chandos 8443 Buy now
3:26 am Toshio Hosokawa: Itsuki no komori uta
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
Warner 15399 Buy now
3:31 am Victor Herbert: Irish Rhapsody
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 8573517 Buy now
3:47 am Thomas Arne: Symphony No. 3
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8403 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Nicola Porpora: Cello Concerto: Finale
La Folia Baroque Orchestra / Robin Peter Muller
Jan Vogler, cello
Sony 9001 Buy now
4:06 am Camille Saint-Saens: Africa Fantasie
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 73356 Buy now
4:19 am Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 3
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 52524 Buy now
4:33 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 97
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
EMI 64286 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 5: 2nd movement
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9661 Buy now
5:06 am Frederic Chopin: Introduction and Polonaise
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 53112 Buy now
5:16 am Peter Warlock: Serenade to Frederick Delius
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
EMI 47812 Buy now
5:26 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Mandolin Concerto
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
DG 16801 Buy now
5:37 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Nuages (Clouds)
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
DG 415370 Buy now
5:46 am Karol Szymanowski: Concert Overture
BBC Symphony Orchestra / Edward Gardner
Chandos 5115 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am John Jenkins: Fantasia Suite No. 8
Locke Consort
Channel Classics 17698 Buy now
10:06 am George Gershwin: Variations on "I Got Rhythm"
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra / Wayne Marshall
Wayne Marshall, piano
Virgin 61247 Buy now
10:15 am William Herschel: Symphony No. 13
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 10048 Buy now
10:29 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4: 4th movement
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Judith Raskin, soprano
Sony 46535 Buy now
10:41 am Edvard Grieg: Symphonic Dance No. 3
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8524 Buy now
10:47 am Gioacchino Rossini: William Tell: Overture
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 431653 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 2 "Oriental"
Pro Arte Guitar Trio
ASV 2061 Buy now
11:06 am Haydn Wood: An 18th Century Scherzo
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 555069 Buy now
11:14 am Carl Maria von Weber: Andante and Hungarian Rondo
Sundsvall Chamber Orchestra / Niklas Willen
Christian Davidsson, bassoon
Bis 705 Buy now
11:25 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 28
Andrew Rangell, piano
Dorian 90143 Buy now
11:50 am Johann Christian Bach: Symphony No. 5
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 422498 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Carl Stamitz: Concerto for Viola and Orchestra: Finale
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Helmut Muller-Bruhl
Wolfram Christ, viola
Schwann 11060 Buy now
12:06 pm Franz Schubert: Ave Maria
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
DG 449965 Buy now
12:10 pm Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Dream of a Witches' Sabbath
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding
Harmonia Mundi 902244 Buy now
12:22 pm Johann Hertel: Trumpet Concerto No. 1
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Elgar Howarth
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 426311 Buy now
12:37 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8575 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Claude Debussy: Etude No. 11: for arpeggios
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 83940 Buy now
1:06 pm Johann Strauss Jr.: Rosen aus dem Suden (Roses from the South) Waltz
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 410022 Buy now
1:18 pm Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 42663 Buy now
1:44 pm Frederic Chopin: Fantasy on Polish Airs
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Charles Mackerras
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 63371 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 PM
Afternoon Classics
with Anna Singer
WQED-FM's Anna Singer hosts your afternoon and drive time classical music - complete with BBC Newscasts, weather and the latest arts news.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Giacomo Meyerbeer: The Prophet: Ballet of the Skaters: Quadrilles des patineurs
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Michal Nesterowicz
Naxos 573076 Buy now
6:06 pm Maurice Ravel: Jeux d'eau (Fountains)
Heidi Lowy, piano
Bayer 100344 Buy now
6:13 pm George Frideric Handel: Flute Sonata
Frans Bruggen, flute
Sony 60100 Buy now
6:22 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel
DG 16869 Buy now
6:32 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes
Nash Ensemble
Hyperion 67381 Buy now
6:48 pm Amilcare Ponchielli: Il convegno
Wiener Virtuosen
DG 4811917 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of Pittsburgh Opera's production of "Turandot" with artist interviews and musical excerpts.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The World of the Virtuoso - What distinguishes a virtuoso from a merely great musician? This week we feature the musicians who had it all.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Alexander Glazunov: Interlude
Utrecht String Quartet
Dabringhaus 6031239 Buy now
10:06 pm Alessandro Marcello: Oboe Concerto
I Musici
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 420189 Buy now
10:18 pm Johan Svendsen: 2 Icelandic Melodies
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Petri Sakari
Chandos 9028 Buy now
10:27 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 1
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 453 Buy now
10:49 pm Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2: 4th movement
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Rudolf Serkin, piano
Sony 42262 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Filippo Azzaiolo: Chi passa per'sta strada
Silk Road Ensemble
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89782 Buy now
11:06 pm Julius Klengel: Hymnus for 12 Cellos
Cello Classics Ensemble
Cello Classics 1024 Buy now
11:13 pm Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3 "Rhenish"
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80182 Buy now
11:47 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Divertimento
Haydn Trio Eisenstadt
Brilliant 93857 Buy now

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