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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Shawn Kirchner: Tu voz
Conspirare / Craig Hella Johnson
Harmonia Mundi 807637 Buy now
12:06 am Gustav Holst: The Planets: Saturn
Philharmonia Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 68819 Buy now
12:17 am Astor Piazzolla: Escualo (Shark)
Salut Salon
Warner 93076 Buy now
12:21 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40
Vienna Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
Philips 434107 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Eduardo Toldra: Views of the Sea (Vistes al Mar): 1st movement
Andorra National Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5482 Buy now
1:06 am Cecile Chaminade: Flute Concertino
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Susan Milan, flute
Chandos 8840 Buy now
1:16 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 6
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 60991 Buy now
1:42 am Robert Fuchs: Serenade No. 2
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572222 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Niccolo Paganini: Caprice No. 24
Nicola Hall, guitar
London/Decca 430839 Buy now
2:06 am Jean Sibelius: Lemminkainen and the Maidens of Saari
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 294 Buy now
2:26 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Pastorale
Petronel Malan, piano
Hanssler 98424 Buy now
2:36 am Giuseppe Verdi: String Quartet
Orchestra of the Auvergne / Jean Jacques Kantorow
Denon 3871 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Heinrich Biber: Rosary Sonata No. 8: The Crowning with Thorns
John Holloway, violin
Virgin 90838 Buy now
3:06 am Granville Bantock: Celtic Symphony
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Hyperion 66450 Buy now
3:28 am Domenico Gabrielli: Ricercar No. 3
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Oxingale 2018 Buy now
3:32 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12
Calder Quartet
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Bridge 9403 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Gabriel Pierne: Impromptu-Caprice
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
4:06 am Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 440376 Buy now
4:17 am Erich Korngold: Much Ado About Nothing: Intermezzo
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
DG 453436 Buy now
4:19 am Paul Dukas: Symphony
French National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 68802 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Frederic Chopin: Impromptu No. 3
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5617 Buy now
5:06 am Ferdinand Ries: Violin Concerto No. 1
Cologne Academy / Michael Alexander Willens
Anton Steck, violin
CPO 777353 Buy now
5:31 am Kim Andre Arnesen: The Lamb
Kantorei Denver / Joel Rinsema
Naxos 573788 Buy now
5:39 am Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 8
I Musici
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 426449 Buy now
5:51 am Alan Hovhaness: Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
Eastern Music Festival Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Naxos 559755 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Anonymous: Flowers of the Forest
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139 Buy now
6:06 am Carl Maria von Weber: Concert Piece for Piano and Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 412251 Buy now
6:25 am Antonin Dvorak: Song of a Czech
Cantus 1213 Buy now
6:30 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet No. 4
Sigiswald Kuijken, violin
Sony 63190 Buy now
6:49 am Hector Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Scottish National Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
Chandos 8316 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
This week's From the Top comes from Miami, Florida where we hear a talented local teenager perform the music of Schumann and enjoy his stories of growing up in the Cuban community of Miami. Also featured on the show is an 11-year-old pianist who performs two works by Chopin, and a violinist performs the beautiful and dramatic second movement from CÚsar Franck's Sonata for Violin and Piano.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Piano Quintet: Finale
Elias String Quartet
Jonathan Biss, piano
Onyx 4092 Buy now
10:15 am Philip Lane: Suite of Cotswold Folkdances
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland
ASV 2126 Buy now
10:29 am Leonard Bernstein: On the Town: Three Dance Episodes
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Marin Alsop
Naxos 508018 Buy now
10:41 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 29
Kiev Camerata / Virko Baley
Cambria 1402 Buy now
11:06 am William Walton: Hamlet: Prelude
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Chandos 8842 Buy now
11:11 am William Walton: Henry V Suite
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Carl Davis
EMI 47944 Buy now
11:14 am Patrick Doyle: Hamlet: The Ghost
Studio Orchestra
Sony 62857 Buy now
11:31 am Patrick Doyle: Much Ado about Nothing: Overture
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6018 Buy now
11:36 am Nino Rota: 8 1/2: Walking the Gangplank
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Riccardo Muti
Sony 63359 Buy now
11:43 am Nino Rota: La Dolce Vita
Mancini Pops Orchestra / Henry Mancini
RCA 60706 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Wu Zuqiang/Du Mingxin: The Mermaid Suite: Pas de deux of the Mermaid and the Hunter
China National Symphony Orchestra / Zuohuang Chen
Philips 536326 Buy now
12:06 pm Robert Schumann: Marchenerzahlungen (Fairy Tales)
Rivka Golani, viola
CBC 1127 Buy now
12:22 pm Stanislaw Moniuszko: The Fairy Tale: Overture
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra / Antoni Wit
Naxos 572716 Buy now
12:37 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80151 Buy now
12:42 pm Gioacchino Rossini: La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture
Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gianluigi Gelmetti
Seraphim 73294 Buy now
12:51 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet: Finale
Consortium Classicum
CPO 777011 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with BBC Opera
Monteverdi's "The Return of Ulysses" by Royal Opera & Roundhouse
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 6: La Poule (The Hen)
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Archiv 4478 Buy now
5:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Saint Luke's 302 Buy now
5:26 pm Malcolm Arnold: Three Shanties
Bergen Wind Quintet
Simax 1094 Buy now
5:34 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Rondo Brilliant
Sinfonia da Camera / Ian Hobson
Ian Hobson, piano
Arabesque 6688 Buy now
5:47 pm Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80155 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Semyon Bychkov conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic in Strauss' Alpine Symphony. Renaud Capucon plays the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frank Bridge: Lament
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
10:06 pm Alexander Glazunov: Novelette "In Eastern Style"
Saint Petersburg String Quartet
Delos 3262 Buy now
10:16 pm Georges Bizet: Symphony
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Hugh Wolff
Teldec 77309 Buy now
10:47 pm Gustav Mahler: Piano Quartet
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Ola Gjeilo: Sanctus
London/Decca 24646 Buy now
11:06 pm George Gershwin: Three Preludes
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Windham Hill 11135 Buy now
11:16 pm Richard Strauss: Intermezzo: Interludes
Vienna Philharmonic / Andre Previn
DG 437790 Buy now
11:41 pm Beryl Rubinstein: Sonata
Jeffrey Khaner, flute
Avie 4 Buy now

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