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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Giacomo Puccini: Edgar: Act I Prelude
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
12:06 am Edvard Grieg: Two Nordic Melodies
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 437520 Buy now
12:20 am William Boyce: Trio Sonata No. 15
Parley of Instruments / Peter Holman
Hyperion 67151 Buy now
12:35 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Cleveland Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 440653 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Vespers: Laudate Dominum
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 97779 Buy now
1:06 am Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Emerson String Quartet
DG 435864 Buy now
1:14 am Zoltan Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite: Song
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 443444 Buy now
1:20 am Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Philadelphia Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Olivier Latry, organ
Ondine 1094 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641 Buy now
2:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 1
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 60276 Buy now
2:30 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1
New Queen's Hall Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Argo 440116 Buy now
2:42 am Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Jewels of the Madonna Suite
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda
Chandos 10511 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Pablo Casals: El cant dels ocells (Song of the Birds)
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390 Buy now
3:06 am Johannes Brahms: String Quartet No. 3
Chiara String Quartet
Azica 71289 Buy now
3:45 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 2 "Characteristic": Dreams of a Child
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Alfred Hill: Symphony No. 5 "The Carnival": 1st movement
Queensland Symphony Orchestra / Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 Buy now
4:06 am Felix Mendelssohn: Variations serieuses (Serious Variations)
Claudius Tanski, piano
Dabringhaus 9121489 Buy now
4:18 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 573051 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Bohuslav Martinu: From Andersen's Fairy-Tales: Barcarolle and Arabesque
Giorgio Koukl, piano
Naxos 572025 Buy now
5:06 am Mauro Giuliani: Variations on a Theme by Handel
John Williams, guitar
Sony 62425 Buy now
5:15 am Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto
Vienna Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 419190 Buy now
5:41 am Richard Heuberger: Serenade for Strings "Nachtmusik"
RIAS Sinfonietta / Jiri Starek
Schwann 316039 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 Buy now
6:06 am Franz Schubert: Minuets and Trios
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
RCA 60452 Buy now
6:25 am Erik Satie: Gymnopedies
Miki Aoki, piano
Profil 15023 Buy now
6:37 am Saverio Mercadante: Flute Concerto No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Erato 55012 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
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 4
Concentus Musicus Vienna / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
DHM 63970 Buy now
10:16 am Claude Debussy: Images, Book 1
Seong-Jin Cho, piano
DG 4798308 Buy now
10:33 am Igor Stravinsky: Pastorale
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
DG 463667 Buy now
10:37 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431660 Buy now
11:07 am Alfred Newman: Wuthering Heights: Cathy's Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Sony 60773 Buy now
11:12 am Max Steiner: Now, Voyager: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
11:19 am Max Steiner: Casablanca Suite
Royal Philharmonic Pops / John Scott
Denon 75470 Buy now
11:32 am Harry Warren: An Affair to Remember
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 446681 Buy now
11:35 am Frederick Loewe: My Fair Lady: Main Title
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
11:40 am Franz Waxman: Philadelphia Story: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 708 Buy now
11:45 am Dimitri Tiomkin: It's A Wonderful Life: Love Sequence
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / David Newman
Telarc 88801 Buy now
11:48 am Mark Knopfler: The Princess Bride: Main Titles
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Timothy Berens, guitar
Telarc 80342 Buy now
11:52 am Stephen Warbeck: Shakespeare in Love: Main Title
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80551 Buy now
11:55 am Nacio Herb Brown: Singin' in the Rain: Main Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 411037 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Jean Sibelius: String Quartet: Vivace
Sibelius Academy Quartet
Finlandia 40872 Buy now
12:06 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata: Finale
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Pentatone 608 Buy now
12:17 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Il mondo della luna: Overture
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Antal Dorati
Philips 432420 Buy now
12:24 pm Gustav Holst: The Planets: Jupiter
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Delos 3225 Buy now
12:32 pm John Williams: Star Wars: Main Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
12:39 pm John Williams: E.T.: Flying Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
12:44 pm Antonin Dvorak: Scherzo Capriccioso
BBC Symphony Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek
Warner 63235 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Puccini's "Turandot"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Claude Debussy: Etude No. 11: for arpeggios
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 83940 Buy now
5:06 pm Andrea Gabrieli: Magnificat
Teldec 96515 Buy now
5:12 pm Aaron Copland: Quiet City
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Philip Collins, trumpet
Telarc 80339 Buy now
5:22 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 421082 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Carlos Kalmar conducts the Oregon Symphony, mezzo soprano Susan Platts, and the Portland State University and Pacific Youth Choirs in Mahler's Symphony No. 3.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Franz Liszt: Evening Bells
Jerome Lowenthal, piano
Bridge 9307 Buy now
10:06 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko: Musical Picture
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra / Dmitri Kitayenko
Chandos 9229 Buy now
10:21 pm Franz Schubert: String Quintet: 3rd movement
Takacs Quartet
Ralph Kirshbaum, cello
Hyperion 67864 Buy now
10:33 pm Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 38468 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 12
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Philips 464601 Buy now
11:06 pm Arvo Part: Triodion
Tallis Scholars / Peter Phillips
Gimell 49 Buy now
11:21 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 16
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 426305 Buy now
11:45 pm Ottorino Respighi: Adagio with Variations
Paris Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 435781 Buy now

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