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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
12:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 58
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Aspen Music Festival and School, August 20, 2016 Recording Buy now
12:20 am Frederick Delius: Florida Suite
Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Argo 430206 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Julius Fucik: The Grumpy Old Bear
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Alan Pendlebury, bassoon
Virgin 59285 Buy now
1:06 am Etienne Mehul: Symphony No. 4
Gulbenkian Orchestra / Michel Swierczewski
Nimbus 5184 Buy now
1:34 am George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 2
Philip Edward Fisher, piano
Naxos 572197 Buy now
1:43 am Heino Eller: Five Pieces for String Orchestra
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8525 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Edward Elgar: Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
2:07 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 23 "Prussian"
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3192 Buy now
2:36 am Giles Farnaby: Loth to Depart
Andrew Rangell, piano
Bridge 9216 Buy now
2:41 am Candelario Huizar: Imagenes
Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas / Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Benjamin Godard: Suite of Three Pieces: Idylle
English Chamber Orchestra / Steuart Bedford
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652 Buy now
3:06 am Max Bruch: Swedish Dances
Wuppertal Symphony Orchestra / George Hanson
Dabringhaus 3351096 Buy now
3:31 am Federico Torroba: Suite castellana
Vicente Coves, guitar
Naxos 573255 Buy now
3:41 am Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1
Dresden Philharmonic / Michel Plasson
Nelson Freire, piano
Brilliant 93700 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Olivier Messiaen: O sacrum convivium
Choir of New College, Oxford / Edward Higginbottom
David Newsholme, organ
Avie 2084 Buy now
4:06 am Enrique Granados: Suite on Galician Songs: Morning Song
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Pablo Gonzalez
Naxos 573263 Buy now
4:17 am Kozaburo Hirai: Narayama
Ensemble Lunaire
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 35862 Buy now
4:21 am Franz Schubert: String Quartet No. 14 "Death and the Maiden"
Emerson String Quartet
DG 4795982 Buy now
 5 AM
5:00 am Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
Sony 68327 Buy now
5:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 6: Courante
Piotr Anderszewski, piano
Virgin 45526 Buy now
5:02 am Edward Elgar: The Spanish Lady: Suite
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5008 Buy now
5:06 am Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
Sony 68327 Buy now
5:16 am Edward Elgar: The Spanish Lady: Suite
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5008 Buy now
5:23 am Johann Vanhal: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9607 Buy now
5:44 am William Grant Still: Prince and the Mermaid Suite
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
5:52 am Edvard Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296 Buy now
 6 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
6:05 am Giovanni Battista Viotti: Quartet, String
l'Arte del Suono
Talent 291046 Buy now
6:19 am Mikhail Glinka: Ruslan & Ludmilla: Dance (1842
BBC Philharmonic / Vasily Sinaisky
Chandos 9861 Buy now
6:32 am Mikhail Glinka: Ruslan & Ludmilla: Chernomor's March (1842
BBC Philharmonic / Vasily Sinaisky
Chandos 9861 Buy now
6:38 am Michael Haydn: Symphony Mh.25 Premiere Recordin
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch / Adam Fischer
Nimbus 5392 Buy now
6:53 am Luigi Boccherini: Grave Assai And Fandang
Heinrich-Albert Duo
Joachim Schrader, guitar
Dabringhauss 6031535 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Capel Bond: Concertos(6) In 7 Parts: #5(Violins(2), Viola, Cello, Str., Bc.) (1766
Parley of Instruments Baroque Orchestra / Roy Goodman
Hyperion 66467 Buy now
7:18 am Alexander Glazunov: Spring = Vesna (Tone Poem
USSR Symphony Orchestra / Evgeni Svetlanov
Melodiya 34165 Buy now
7:31 am Ignaz Holzbauer: Quintet, Piano, Flute, Violin, Viola,Cello, #
Camerata Koln
CPO 999580 Buy now
7:45 am Karl von Ordonez: Sinfonia in a Brown A4
Toronto Camerata / Kevin Mallon
Naxos 557482 Buy now
7:56 am Fritz Kreisler: Tambourin Chinois, Violin, Piano= Chinese Tambourine (Violin, Piano)Taw(M)-Boo-Ra(N) (As In Ran
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 44796 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Jean Sibelius: Finlandia (Pageant Music) (1899 26
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 80 Buy now
8:14 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Concierto De Aranjuez: Mvt 2(Adagio)(1939
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Virgin 62075 Buy now
8:27 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto, Keyboard, Orchestra H.Xviii:7 (-1766; Doubtful, Orig Attrib Wagenseil XVIII:7
Vienna Chamber Orchestra / Philippe Entremont
Philippe Entremont, piano
Teldec 97973 Buy now
8:41 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony #4"Romantic": Mvt 3 (Scherzo
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 0910-07 Buy now
8:53 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Espan
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Deutsche Grammophon 423698 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #2 A K.134
Schlierbacher Kammerorchester / Thomas Fey
H„nssler 98335 Buy now
9:24 am Johannes Brahms: Trio, Piano, Strings, #1: Mvt 2(Scherzo: Allegro Molto)(1853-54; Rev 1889 B 8
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 540729 Buy now
9:44 am Jean Francaix: Horloge De Flore (The Flower Clock
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1213-05 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am John Thomas: David of the White Rock
Sebastien Lipman, harp
Naxos 570372 Buy now
10:06 am Alberto Ginastera: Impressions of the Puna
Camerata Bariloche
Dorian 90202 Buy now
10:16 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3
Concentus Musicus Vienna / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Hermann Baumann, horn
Teldec 41272 Buy now
10:33 am Edward Elgar: Introduction and Allegro
English Chamber Orchestra / Julian Lloyd Webber
Naxos 573250 Buy now
10:48 am Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1: Rondo
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Emmanuel Krivine
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 457585 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Overture No. 5: Andante
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
11:06 am Adam Carse: Two Sketches
Northern Sinfonia of England / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 555070 Buy now
11:13 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Joyous March
Philharmonia Orchestra / Herbert von Karajan
EMI 69467 Buy now
11:19 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Sextet for Two Horns and Strings
Consortium Classicum
Dabringhaus 3010594 Buy now
11:37 am Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Helene Grimaud, piano
Denon 75368 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: The Valkyrie: Ride of the Valkyries
Paris Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
DG 445769 Buy now
12:12 pm Michael Haydn: Symphony No. 11
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9352 Buy now
12:27 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / Felix Slatkin
Michael Rabin, violin
EMI 63660 Buy now
12:39 pm Franz Danzi: Wind Quintet
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
DG 423591 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Johann Quantz: Flute Concerto No. 161: Presto
Dresden Chamber Soloists
Johannes Walter, flute
ArsVivendi 2100184 Buy now
1:06 pm Johann Christian Bach: Symphony No. 4
Academy of Ancient Music / Simon Standage
Chandos 540 Buy now
1:19 pm Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) Ballet
London Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8783 Buy now
1:51 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Capriccio "Acht Sauschneider mussen seyn"
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4174 Buy now
 2 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.
2:01 pm Louis (Ludwig) Spohr: Alchymist: Overture = Alchemist: Overturedair Ahl-Key-Meest (1829-30
Radio Symphonie Orch Berlin / Christian Frohlich
CPO 999093 Buy now
2:10 pm Johann Friedrich Fasch: Concerto, Oboe, Violins (2), Harpsichor G
Peter Westermann, oboe
Dabringhaus 3309 Buy now
2:18 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony #6 "Pastoral F 68
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1718-05 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Quintet for Piano and String f 34
Artis Quartet
Stefan Vladar, piano
Sony 58954 Buy now
3:44 pm Cesar Franck: Symphonic Variations for Piano & Orchestr
BBC Philharmonic / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 9875 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Roman Hoffstetter: Quartet, Strings(1777; Attributed To F.J. Haydn G 3/3
Kodály Quartet
Naxos 555704 Buy now
4:22 pm Emmanuel Chabrier: Roi Malgre Lui: Fete Polonais
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orch / Herve Niquet
Naxos 554248 Buy now
4:31 pm Percy Aldridge Grainger: Shepherd's He
Dallas Wind Symphony / Jerry Junkin
Reference 117 Buy now
4:34 pm Michel Blavet: SONATA, FLUTE, CONTINUO "La Vibray"
Four Nations Ensemble
WQED/PiP 5288 Buy now
4:47 pm Giovanni Battista Sammartini: Symphon d J-C 23
I Giovani di Nuova Cameristica / Daniele Ferrari
Nuovo Era 7208 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Carl Nielsen: Little Suite for String
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
Argo 417132 Buy now
5:20 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. G BWV 1049
Wurtemberg Ch Or Heilbronn / Jorg Faerber
Susanne Lautenbacher, violin (LAHW-ten-BAHK-er)
Intercord 885902 Buy now
5:36 pm Sir William Walton: Selections from "Richard III
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic / Sir Charles Groves
EMI/Angel 63369 Buy now
5:50 pm Franz Lehar: Merry Widow Overtur
Radio Symphonie Orch Berlin / Michail Jurowski
CPO 999891 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Johann Georg Pisendel: Violin Sonata: 4th movement
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2308 Buy now
6:06 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Tancredi: Overture
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415363 Buy now
6:13 pm William Boyce: Symphony No. 6
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 419631 Buy now
6:22 pm Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 2
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 10693 Buy now
6:31 pm George Frideric Handel: Harp Concerto
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Maxine Eilander, harp
Analekta 9811 Buy now
6:45 pm Muzio Clementi: Sonata for Two Pianos
Anagnoson & Kinton, duo pianos
Opening Day 7432 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Proud Tower, part I - Bill gains his inspiration for these two weeks of Exploring Music from Barbara Tuchman's book The Proud Tower: A Portrait of the World Before the War, 1890-1914. We will listen to music from many composers and their countries - Elgar from Britain, Schoenberg from Austria, and Bill closes this first week with French composer Claude Debussy's La Mer.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Antonio Leal Moreira: Sinfonia
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 Buy now
10:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 4
Murray Perahia, piano
DG 4796565 Buy now
10:23 pm Thorkell Sigurbjornsson: The sun is sinking now
Schola Cantorum Reykjavik / Hordur Askelsson
Bis 2200 Buy now
10:28 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 453460 Buy now
10:48 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": 2nd movement
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 47363 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 15
Philip Hii, guitar
GSP 1024 Buy now
11:07 pm Edvard Grieg: In Autumn Overture
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Bis 200 Buy now
11:19 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 "Appassionata"
Jonathan Biss, piano
JB Recordings 15029 Buy now
11:44 pm Ernest Farrar: English Pastoral Impressions
Philharmonia Orchestra / Alasdair Mitchell
Chandos 9586 Buy now

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