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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am John Rutter: A Gaelic Blessing: Meditation
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
12:06 am Morten Lauridsen: Nocturnes: Soneto de la Noche
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 67580 Buy now
12:14 am Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy
Rudolf Serkin, piano
Sony 46272 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Torre Bermeja (Vermillion Tower)
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739 Buy now
1:06 am Claude Debussy: Six Epigraphes Antiques
Lyon National Orchestra / Jun Markl
Naxos 572568 Buy now
1:25 am Gregorio Allegri: Miserere
London/Decca 22601 Buy now
1:33 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quintet No. 2
Dover Quartet
Michael Tree, viola
Cedille 90000167 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Amy Beach: Prelude on an Old Folk Tune
Joanne Polk, piano
Arabesque 6704 Buy now
2:11 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 1
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 448898 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 15
Philip Hii, guitar
GSP 1024 Buy now
3:06 am Gabriel Faure: Piano Trio
David Golub, piano
Arabesque 6643 Buy now
3:28 am Saverio Mercadante: Flute Concerto No. 2
I Solisti Veneti / Claudio Scimone
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Erato 55012 Buy now
3:48 am Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Dream of a Witches' Sabbath
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding
Harmonia Mundi 902244 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Camille Saint-Saens: Winter Serenade (Serenade d'Hiver)
Asbury Brass Quintet
Albany 273 Buy now
4:06 am Aram Khachaturian: Pictures of Childhood, Book 1 (selections)
Mirian Conti, piano
Albany 1642 Buy now
4:14 am Jon Leifs: Icelandic Folk Dances
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 830 Buy now
4:29 am Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
Chamber Choir of Europe / Nicol Matt
Jorg Halubek, organ
Hanssler 98272 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Lou Harrison: Two Pastorales
Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
MusicMasters 67089 Buy now
5:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Sonatina
Arnaud Sussmann, violin
CMSL 6 Buy now
5:27 am Richard Strauss: From Italy (Aus Italien): On the Beach at Sorrento
Berlin Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
Philips 422399 Buy now
5:41 am John Ireland: A Downland Suite
Orchestra of the Swan / David Curtis
Naxos 571372 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Antonio Rosetti: Bassoon Concerto: Rondeau
German Chamber Academy
Eckart Hubner, bassoon
CPO 999936 Buy now
6:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 20
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10668 Buy now
6:22 am Richard Wagner: Faust Overture
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 62403 Buy now
6:35 am Samuel Barber: Violin Concerto
London Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7791 Buy now
 7 AM - 9 AM
Performance Today Weekend
with Fred Child
This two hour weekly program features classical music in concert from studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
From Boston Massachusetts, this week's From the Top features a 12-year-old cellist performing a show piece by David Popper, we hear a moving setting of a Newfoundland folks song performed by the Young Women's Chamber Choir of Boston's famous Handel and Haydn Society and we'll meet a Boston teenager so zealous about studying classical music, he managed to cram four instruments, two Boston orchestras, and a chorus into his life.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 53 "The Lark"
Hagen Quartet
DG 423622 Buy now
10:26 am Claude Debussy: Children's Corner: Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 68139 Buy now
10:29 am Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Thomas Beecham
EMI 63379 Buy now
10:49 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 32
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Virgin 90702 Buy now
11:07 am John Williams: The Cowboys Overture
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 420178 Buy now
11:18 am John Williams: Angela's Ashes: Main Theme
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 89009 Buy now
11:25 am John Williams: The Adventures of Tintin: The Adventure Continues
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 97588 Buy now
11:29 am John Williams: Munich: End Credits
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
London/Decca 6093 Buy now
11:36 am John Williams: Sugarland Express Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
11:41 am John Williams: The Book Thief: The Book Thief
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 79707 Buy now
11:49 am John Williams: The Poseidon Adventure: Main Title
Studio Orchestra
Varese Sarabande 67059 Buy now
11:52 am John Williams: Family Plot: Finale
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1045 Buy now
11:53 am John Williams: Far and Away: Suite
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8733 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Emile Bernard: Divertissement: 2nd movement
Sylvan Winds
Koch 7081 Buy now
12:06 pm Edward Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Capella Istropolitana / Adrian Leaper
Naxos 554161 Buy now
12:20 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 425468 Buy now
12:26 pm Richard Rodgers: Cinderella Waltz
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80278 Buy now
12:33 pm Traditional Danish: Ae Romeser
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
12:37 pm Antonin Dvorak: American Suite
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Virgin 90723 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Puccini's "Tosca"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Richard Strauss: Sonatina No. 2 "Happy Workshop": 2nd movement
Netherlands Wind Ensemble / Edo de Waart
Philips 438733 Buy now
5:06 pm John Playford: Sweet William
Toronto Consort
Dorian 93247 Buy now
5:08 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture "Water Music": Bourree; Harlequinade; Der sturmende Aeolus
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 413788 Buy now
5:15 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
Telarc 80184 Buy now
5:50 pm Sergio Assad: Gypsy Songs
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Nonesuch 79505 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from Bass Concert Hall in Austin, TX
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Andres Orozco-Estrada conducts the Houston Symphony in Beethoven's Symphonies No. 6 and 7.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Wilhelm Peterson-Berger: Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
10:06 pm Malcolm Arnold: Four Scottish Dances
Dallas Wind Symphony / Jerry Junkin
Reference 66 Buy now
10:19 pm Max Bruch: Scottish Fantasy
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 49071 Buy now
10:50 pm Francesco Geminiani: Scots Airs
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5010 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Prussian Sonata No. 5: 2nd movement
Jon Mendle, archguitar
In a Circle 4 Buy now
11:07 pm Leos Janacek: Intimate Studies
Lada Valesova, piano
Avie 2142 Buy now
11:18 pm Antonin Dvorak: Czech Suite
National Chamber Players / Lowell Graham
Klavier 11126 Buy now
11:42 pm Francesco Veracini: Violin Sonata No. 5
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889 Buy now
11:52 pm Giuseppe Martucci: Novelletta
Philharmonia / Francesco d'Avalos
ASV 675 Buy now

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