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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am John Dowland: Dr. Case's Pavan
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 Buy now
 
12:06 am Joaquin Turina: Fantastic Dances
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
EMI 63886 Buy now
 
12:26 am Laurel Zucker: Orca Quintet
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 2013 Buy now
 
12:34 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 5 "Spring"
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 39681 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Claude Debussy: Reverie
Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra / Andre Kostelanetz
Sony 45737 Buy now
 
1:06 am Gabriel Faure: After a Dream (Apres un Reve)
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581 Buy now
 
1:10 am Frederic Lamond: Scottish Highlands Overture
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins
Hyperion 67387 Buy now
 
1:21 am Franz Schubert: String Quartet No. 14 "Death and the Maiden"
Emerson String Quartet
DG 423398 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Frederic Chopin: Four Preludes
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 10870 Buy now
 
2:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 422390 Buy now
 
2:25 am Manuel Ponce: Scherzino mexicano
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 Buy now
 
2:28 am Ottorino Respighi: Church Windows
Pacific Symphony Orchestra / Keith Clark
Reference 15 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am George Frideric Handel: Rinaldo: Sibilar gli angui d'Aletto
Septura
Matthew Gee, trombone
Naxos 573386 Buy now
 
3:06 am Maurice Ravel: Violin Sonata "Posthume"
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
ECM 1824 Buy now
 
3:22 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 3 "A Pastoral Symphony"
Philharmonia Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61194 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Landler
Vera Beths, violin
Channel Classics 1491 Buy now
 
4:06 am Bedrich Smetana: Piano Trio
Vienna Piano Trio
Dabringhaus 9421512 Buy now
 
4:34 am Friedrich Kuhlau: The Elf's Hill: Overture
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Michael Schonwandt
Chandos 9648 Buy now
 
4:45 am Darius Milhaud: Chimney of King Rene
Athena Ensemble
Chandos 6536 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Pablo de Sarasate: Romanza Andaluza
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 449923 Buy now
 
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 4
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
London/Decca 430378 Buy now
 
5:26 am Alberto Ginastera: Impressions of the Puna
Camerata Bariloche
Dorian 90202 Buy now
 
5:34 am Leopold Mozart: Horn Concerto
Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas McGegan
Alec Frank-Gemmill, horn
Bis 2315 Buy now
 
5:51 am Ferdinand Ries: Sonatina for Piano Duet
Susan Kagan, piano
Naxos 573063 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Claude Debussy: King Lear: Overture and Fanfare
Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg / Louis de Froment
Vox 5053 Buy now
 
6:06 am Richard Heuberger: Serenade for Strings "Nachtmusik"
RIAS Sinfonietta / Jiri Starek
Schwann 316039 Buy now
 
6:25 am Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 4
Radio Chamber Orchestra / Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 Buy now
 
6:46 am Gioacchino Rossini: Semiramide: Overture
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 414407 Buy now
 
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 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.
 
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 9 AM
 
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
From Danville, Kentucky, this week's From the Top features a 10-year-old violinist who performs the music of Edward Elgar and shares some colorful stories of growing up in Kentucky with her six siblings. Also on the program, a beautifully detailed classical guitar performance by a young man from South Carolina, and a talented teenage pianist from Massachusetts performs Chopin.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Sinfonia No. 1
Camerata Bern / Thomas Furi
Denon 73326 Buy now
 
10:19 am George Weiss/Bob Thiele: What a Wonderful World
Anderson & Roe Piano Duo
SWR 19058 Buy now
 
10:23 am Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Quatuor Via Nova
Lily Laskine, harp
Erato 71572 Buy now
 
10:36 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
London Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Philips 420349 Buy now
 
11:07 am Frederick Loewe: My Fair Lady: Main Title
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
 
11:18 am Henry Mancini: Charade: Charade
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Henry Mancini
Henry Mancini, piano
Denon 2320 Buy now
 
11:20 am John Barry: The Lion in Winter Suite
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6015 Buy now
 
11:34 am Dave Grusin: On Golden Pond: Main Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
William Tritt, piano
Telarc 80474 Buy now
 
11:37 am Max Steiner: Casablanca Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 422 Buy now
 
11:51 am Max Steiner: Jezebel: Waltz
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 438685 Buy now
 
11:55 am Alfred Newman: All About Eve: Main Title
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 183 Buy now
 
11:55 am Max Steiner: Now, Voyager: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Wilhelm Peterson-Berger: Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Christian Bergqvist, violin
Swedish Society 1067 Buy now
 
12:07 pm Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo and Intermezzo
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 53549 Buy now
 
12:16 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Summer Day
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66499 Buy now
 
12:32 pm George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess: Summertime
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Andre Previn
Kathleen Battle, soprano
DG 437787 Buy now
 
12:35 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
Brecon Baroque
Rachel Podger, violin
Channel Classics 40318 Buy now
 
12:46 pm Hugo Alfven: Swedish Rhapsody No. 1 "Midsummer Vigil"
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 469376 Buy now
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with BBC Opera
Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin" by Scottish Opera
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Giovanni Platti: Cello Concerto: Fugue
Ensemble Cordia
Stefano Veggetti, cello
Brilliant 94722 Buy now
 
5:07 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 17
Andreas Haefliger, piano
Avie 25 Buy now
 
5:25 pm John Playford: An Italian Rant
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90238 Buy now
 
5:28 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus: Selections
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419608 Buy now
 
5:49 pm Peter Warlock: Capriol Suite
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8808 Buy now
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
SymphonyCast
with Allison Young
Giancarlo Guerrero conducts the Nashville Symphony in Debussy's "Iberia" and Ravel's "Bolero." Edgar Meyer plays the Bottesini Concert for Double Bass and premieres his new piece for orchestra.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Arvo Part: Variations for Arinushka
Elena Riu, piano
Linn 111 Buy now
 
10:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 2 "Characteristic": Dreams of a Child
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
 
10:21 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 "Turkish"
Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra
Isabelle van Keulen, violin
Philips 426715 Buy now
 
10:50 pm Ron Nelson: Savannah River Holiday
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
RCA 68786 Buy now
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Philip Glass: Opening
Kasia Kadlubowska, percussion
Dux 1221 Buy now
 
11:06 pm Franz Danzi: Fantasy on Mozart's 'La ci darem la mano' for Clarinet and Orchestra
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976 Buy now
 
11:18 pm Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Cala 1022 Buy now
 
11:30 pm Normand Corbeil: Heavy Rain
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8734 Buy now
 
11:38 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421640 Buy now
 
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