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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Eriks Esenvalds: Amazing Grace
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge / Stephen Layton
Anna Cavaliero, soprano
Hyperion 68083 Buy now
12:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 15 "Pastoral"
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10798 Buy now
12:32 am Arthur Honegger: Summer Pastorale
Orchestra of Toulouse / Michel Plasson
DG 435438 Buy now
12:42 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet No. 5
Sigiswald Kuijken, violin
Sony 63190 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Edward Elgar: Sospiri (Sighs)
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557320 Buy now
1:06 am Isaac Albeniz: Minuet for Sylvia
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 32712 Buy now
1:10 am Karl Goldmark: Prometheus Bound: Overture
Gurzenich Orchestra / James Conlon
EMI 56955 Buy now
1:30 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 15
Mozarteum Quartet
Oehms 549 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 19
Ivan Moravec, piano
Nonesuch 79233 Buy now
2:06 am George Frideric Handel: Rinaldo: Let me weep (Lascia ch'io pianga)
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Harry Bicket
Renee Fleming, soprano
London/Decca 3160 Buy now
2:13 am Reinhold Gliere: Symphony No. 2
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Edward Downes
Chandos 9071 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 George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 16
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
EMI 69340 Buy now
3:18 am Ernest Chausson: Poeme
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra / Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
London/Decca 15535 Buy now
3:34 am Johann Schein: Paduana and Galliard
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257 Buy now
3:38 am Engelbert Humperdinck: The Royal Children
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Virgin 91494 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Darius Milhaud: Four Romances
Grant Johannesen, piano
Vox 3032 Buy now
4:06 am Nino Rota: Sonata for Flute and Harp
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66034 Buy now
4:21 am Luigi Boccherini: Cello Concerto No. 7
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 447022 Buy now
4:38 am Aaron Copland: The Tender Land Suite
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Aaron Copland
RCA 6802 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Sergei Prokofiev: Cinderella: End of the Fairy Tale
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8450 Buy now
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 2
Murray Perahia, piano
DG 4796565 Buy now
5:21 am Traditional Danish: Ae Romeser
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
5:27 am Gustav Holst: Indra
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
5:44 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Sextet for Two Horns and Strings
Dallas Chamber Orchestra / Ronald Neal
Gregory Hustis, horn
Crystal 512 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Claude Debussy: Romantic Waltz
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622 Buy now
6:06 am Johannes Kapsberger: Piva and Canario
Chatham Baroque
Chatham Baroque 1 Buy now
6:13 am Johannes Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 2
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
EMI 57525 Buy now
6:34 am Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto
Philharmonia Orchestra / Simon Wright
John Anderson, oboe
Nimbus 5330 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
Featuring music and interviews with From the Top alumni who are now professional musicians, this Where are They Now episode brings a delightful mix of performances of Ravel, Gershwin, Schumann, and an original work from one of From the Top's up-and-coming composer alumni.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Ambroise Thomas: Mignon: Overture
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Lance Friedel
Naxos 573418 Buy now
10:17 am Georges Bizet: Pearl Fishers: Au fond du temple saint (Temple Duet)
Montreal Metropolitan Orchestra / Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Rolando Villazon, tenor
DG 4796901 Buy now
10:24 am Arthur Foote: Air and Gavotte
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
10:34 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 88
Vienna Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
DG 413777 Buy now
11:07 am Nino Rota: 8 1/2: Walking the Gangplank
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Riccardo Muti
Sony 63359 Buy now
11:13 am Michael Giacchino: Up: Married Life
Studio Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Walt Disney 1372702 Buy now
11:19 am John Barry: Out of Africa: Flight over Africa
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Joel McNeely
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
11:22 am Carter Burwell: Carol: The End
Studio Orchestra / Carter Burwell
Varese Sarabande 67380 Buy now
11:28 am Ennio Morricone: The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe
Studio Orchestra / Ennio Morricone
Warner 54928 Buy now
11:28 am Hans Zimmer: The Da Vinci Code: Ad Arcana
Studio Orchestra / Richard Harvey
London/Decca 6479 Buy now
11:35 am John Williams: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: Hedwig's Theme
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Warner 83491 Buy now
11:41 am Alexandre Desplat: Argo: The Mission
Studio Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
Warner 39382 Buy now
11:45 am Alfred Newman: All About Eve: Main Title
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 183 Buy now
11:48 am Thomas Newman: Little Women: Under the Umbrella
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6018 Buy now
11:53 am Randy Newman: The Natural: Suite
River City Brass Band
Summit 310 Buy now
11:56 am Max Steiner: Jezebel: Waltz
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 438685 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Eduardo Toldra: Views of the Sea (Vistes al Mar): 1st movement
Andorra National Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5482 Buy now
12:06 pm Richard Wagner: Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Overture
Vienna Philharmonic / Georg Solti
London/Decca 440606 Buy now
12:18 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Il Cimento: Violin Concerto No. 5 "La tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")
Academy of Ancient Music / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907230 Buy now
12:29 pm Claude Debussy: Children's Corner: The Snow is Dancing
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 460247 Buy now
12:33 pm Johann Strauss Jr.: Thunder and Lightning Polka
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80098 Buy now
12:39 pm Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Nuages (Clouds)
Cleveland Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 439896 Buy now
12:44 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral": 4th-5th movements
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 46532 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Verdi's "Il Travatore"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Antonio Vivaldi: La verita in cimento: Sinfonia
Australian Chamber Orchestra / Richard Tognetti
Bis 2103 Buy now
5:06 pm Aram Khachaturian: Masquerade: Waltz
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Myung-Whun Chung
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917 Buy now
5:11 pm Igor Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 445541 Buy now
5:27 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Teldec 98442 Buy now
5:39 pm William Grant Still: Miss Sally's Party
Plymouth Music Series Orchestra / Philip Brunelle
Collins 1454 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, MN
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Jeremy Denk conducts the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in Schumann's "Marchenbilder" and Schubert's Symphony No. 2. He also plays the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
10:06 pm Johan Svendsen: Two Swedish Folk Tunes
Orchestra of the Mill / Andrew Penny
Lydian 18132 Buy now
10:14 pm Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4783206 Buy now
10:36 pm Franz Krommer: Clarinet Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Antony Pay
Thomas Friedli, clarinet
Claves 8602 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Aaron Copland: The Red Pony Suite: The Gift
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61699 Buy now
11:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 2 "Klavierstucke"
Sivan Magen, harp
Linn 441 Buy now
11:11 pm Gustav Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer (Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen)
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Andrew Davis
Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano
Sony 46535 Buy now
11:29 pm Francois Couperin: Royal Concert No. 2
Smithsonian Chamber Players / Kenneth Slowik
DHM 77327 Buy now
11:45 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
Bern Symphony Orchestra / Peter Maag
MCA 25962 Buy now

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