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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 Ludwig van Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds
New York Philomusica / A. Robert Johnson
NY Philomusica 42 Buy now
12:35 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: 6th movement
Philharmonia Orchestra / Benjamin Zander
Telarc 80599 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am Felix Mendelssohn: On Wings of Song; Spinning Song
True North Harp Duo
Soundset 1034 Buy now
1:06 am Charles Tomlinson Griffes: The White Peacock
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3099 Buy now
1:12 am Peter Knell: Intimate Voices
Lyris Quartet
Ars Produktion 38206 Buy now
1:25 am John Field: Piano Concerto No. 4
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 9442 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Leo Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet
Orchestra of Toulouse / Michel Plasson
Natalie Dessay, soprano
EMI 67830 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Scherzando No. 3
Haydn Ensemble Berlin / Bernhard Hartog
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56577 Buy now
2:16 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings
Berlin Philharmonic / Semyon Bychkov
Philips 434108 Buy now
2:47 am Wilhelm Posse: Variations on "The Carnival of Venice"
Elisabeth Plank, harp
Ars Produktion 38229 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Arvo Part: Variations for Arinushka
Elena Riu, piano
Linn 111 Buy now
3:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 6
Jerusalem Quartet
Harmonia Mundi 902207 Buy now
3:34 am Frederick Delius: Late Swallows
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8372 Buy now
3:44 am Ivan Khandoshkin: Little dove
Anastasia Khitruk, violin
Naxos 570028 Buy now
3:50 am Lars-Erik Larsson: Lyric Fantasy
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Manze
CPO 777671 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 42175 Buy now
4:06 am Fritz Kreisler: Liebesleid (Love's Sorrow)
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Warner 8168 Buy now
4:10 am Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80418 Buy now
4:17 am Paul Dukas: Symphony
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80515 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 2: Prelude
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Vanguard 4083 Buy now
5:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Autumn
Amsterdam Guitar Trio
RCA 5466 Buy now
5:17 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Phantasy Quintet
Nash Ensemble
Hyperion 67313 Buy now
5:34 am Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
Philharmonia Orchestra / Simon Wright
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5121 Buy now
5:44 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "Twinkle, Twinkle" Variations (Ah, vous dirai-je, maman)
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421369 Buy now
 6 AM
with Angela Mariani
Happy Birthday, Thomas Jefferson! - Did you know that founding father Thomas Jefferson was the first major contributor to the Library of Congress? We know that he had an extensive music collection. This week on Harmonia, we're exploring his many musical interests.
 7 AM - 11 AM
Sunday Baroque
With the tax return deadline looming, Sunday Baroque will feature music by a few baroque era composers who had a hard time managing their money. They include Francesco Geminiani, who lived way beyond his means, and Pierre Gautier, who spent time in debtor's prison.
 11 AM
Classical Music
with Lynn Warfel
11:01 am Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin: Menuet
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Virgin 90765 Buy now
11:06 am Mark O'Connor: Song of the Liberty Bell
Nashville Symphony Orchestra / Kenneth Schermerhorn
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 63216 Buy now
11:14 am Traditional: Sekstur from Vensyssel/The Peat Dance
Danish String Quartet
Dacapo 226081 Buy now
11:20 am Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration (Tod und Verklarung)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Reference 707 Buy now
11:47 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto
Concerto Italiano / Rinaldo Alessandrini
Opus 111 30367 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Jean Sibelius: Andante festivo
Sphinx Virtuosi / Damon Gupton
White Pine Music 227 Buy now
12:06 pm John Williams: A Hymn to New England
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
RCA 68786 Buy now
12:10 pm Adrian Le Roy: Passemeze
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 92169 Buy now
12:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Christian Zacharias
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 16888 Buy now
12:49 pm Anthony Holborne: Five Pieces
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257 Buy now
12:49 pm Heikki Aaltoila: The Wedding Waltz
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Heikki Aaltoila: The Wedding Waltz
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
1:06 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Polish Concerto (Concerto Polonois)
Rebel / Jorg-Michael Schwarz
Dorian 90302 Buy now
1:17 pm Johann Strauss Sr.: Maria Waltz
Vienna Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
Sony 77002 Buy now
1:27 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 8
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 453743 Buy now
1:46 pm Aram Khachaturian: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Evgeny Svetlanov
Ondine 938 Buy now
 2 PM
Classical Music
with Mindy Ratner
2:01 pm Charlie Chaplin: Modern Times: Smile
I Salonisti
Sony 61731 Buy now
2:06 pm Adolphe Adam: If I Were King: Overture
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Lance Friedel
Naxos 573418 Buy now
2:15 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Leonard Bernstein
DG 427645 Buy now
2:47 pm Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
French National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 68802 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Amy Beach: Dance of the Flowers
Joanne Polk, piano
Arabesque 6693 Buy now
3:06 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Cinderella: Happiness Waltz
Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra / Marin Alsop
Naxos 573518 Buy now
3:10 pm Matthew Brown: (though love be a day)
Antioch Chamber Ensemble / Joshua Copeland
Acis 18719 Buy now
3:16 pm Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 "Spring"
Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra / John Eliot Gardiner
Archiv 457591 Buy now
3:48 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Fair Melusina Overture
Winterthur Music Collegium / Douglas Boyd
Dabringhaus 9011949 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Astor Piazzolla: Milonga del Angel
Ahn Trio
EMI 57357 Buy now
4:06 pm Gabriel Faure: Pavane
12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 8501 Buy now
4:14 pm Rodolphe Kreutzer: Violin Concerto No. 18
San Francisco Conservatory Orchestra / Andrew Mogrelia
Axel Strauss, violin
Naxos 570380 Buy now
4:44 pm Frederic Chopin: Fantasy on Polish Airs
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Charles Mackerras
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 63371 Buy now
 5 PM - 7 PM
Sunday at the Symphony
with Carnegie Hall Live
L'Arpeggiata is joined by soprano Celine Scheen and mezzo-soprano Giuseppina Bridelli to perform works by Rossini.
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Robert Spano conducts Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun and the Symphonie fantastique by Berlioz. Craig Knox plays the Higdon Tuba Concerto.
 9 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
9:01 pm Kurt Schwertsik: Three Late Love Songs: Tranquillo
Christopher van Kampen, cello
Largo 56628 Buy now
9:06 pm Carl Nielsen: Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune (Bohmisk-Dansk folketone)
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 Buy now
9:16 pm Antonio Jimenez Manjon: Basque Melody
Thibaut Garcia, guitar
Erato 95463 Buy now
9:25 pm Joseph Jongen: Impressions d'ardennes
National Orchestra of Belgium / Roman Kofman
Cypres 1634 Buy now
9:42 pm Gomidas Vartabed: Chinar es (Tall as the Poplar Tree)
Anja Lechner, cello
ECM 2367 Buy now
9:48 pm Keith Jarrett: Adagio for Oboe and String Orchestra
Fairfield Orchestra / Thomas Crawford
Marcia Butler, oboe
ECM 1450 Buy now
 10 PM
10:01 pm Eduard Tubin: Prelude
Arvo Leibur, violin
Bis 541 Buy now
10:06 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 445282 Buy now
10:19 pm Aaron Jay Kernis: Ballad
Northwestern University Cello Ensemble
Dorian 70004 Buy now
10:28 pm Paul Mealor: Locus iste
Tenebrae / Nigel Short
London/Decca 2781149 Buy now
10:36 pm Frank Bridge: The Sea
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8473 Buy now
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
11:01 pm Philip Glass: Orphee Suite: Orphee and the Princess
Paul Barnes, piano
Orange Mountain 8 Buy now
11:06 pm Takashi Yoshimatsu: While an Angel Falls into a Doze...
Manchester Camerata / Sachio Fujioka
Chandos 9652 Buy now
11:20 pm Gabriel Faure: After a Dream (Apres un Reve)
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581 Buy now
11:24 pm Maurice Durufle: Mass "Cum Jubilo"
Voices of Ascension / Dennis Keene
Delos 3169 Buy now
11:45 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 5: Sarabande
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Telarc 80715 Buy now
11:50 pm Giya Kancheli: Bridges to Bach
Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer, violin
Nonesuch 528982 Buy now

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