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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 453908 Buy now
12:06 am Igor Stravinsky: The Fairy's Kiss: Divertimento
London Sinfonietta / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 417114 Buy now
12:31 am Silvius Weiss: Lute Suite: Allemande
Eduardo Eguez, lute
MA Records 78 Buy now
12:37 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 4 "Gassenhauer"
Vienna Piano Trio
Nimbus 5508 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Alexander Arutiunian: Sinfonietta: Arioso
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Chandos 9566 Buy now
1:06 am Morten Lauridsen: Ubi caritas et amor
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 67449 Buy now
1:14 am Richard Strauss: From Italy (Aus Italien): On the Beach at Sorrento
Berlin Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
Philips 422399 Buy now
1:27 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 18
Amadeus Quartet
DG 423300 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am John Ireland: Summer Evening
Eric Parkin, piano
Chandos 9056 Buy now
2:06 am Alexander Glazunov: Reverie
Russian National Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Alexey Serov, horn
Warner 67946 Buy now
2:11 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 1
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 448898 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Alessandro Scarlatti: Garden of Roses (Il giardino di rose): Sinfonia
Accademia Bizantina / Ottavio Dantone
London/Decca 470650 Buy now
3:06 am Maurice Ravel: Piano Trio
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 444318 Buy now
3:33 am Alexander Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Loris Tjeknavorian
RCA 60535 Buy now
3:42 am Muzio Clementi: Symphony No. 2
Rome Symphony Orchestra / Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 573273 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Jan Zelenka: Capriccio No. 3: Allemande
Bach Sinfonia / Daniel Abraham
Dorian 92163 Buy now
4:06 am Pietro Locatelli: Concerto No. 12
Raglan Baroque Players / Elizabeth Wallfisch
Hyperion 67041 Buy now
4:18 am Frederic Chopin: Mazurkas
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Arabesque 6730 Buy now
4:32 am Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
DG 4798529 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Fernando Sor: Three Etudes
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Naxos 573624 Buy now
5:06 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 9: 2nd movement
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 457581 Buy now
5:24 am Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 2
Radio Chamber Orchestra / Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 Buy now
5:46 am Manuel Blancafort: Youthful Pieces
Miquel Villalba, piano
Naxos 557332 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Frantisek Jiranek: Violin Sonata: 3rd movement
Lenka Torgersen, violin
Supraphon 4151 Buy now
6:06 am Germaine Tailleferre: Harp Sonata
Elinor Bennett, harp
Nimbus 5441 Buy now
6:19 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 48 "Maria Theresia"
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419607 Buy now
6:48 am Cyril Scott: Aubade
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins
Chandos 10407 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
From Longview, Texas this week's program features a 12-year-old pianist from East Texas performing the music of Paderewski, a heartfelt performance of Faure's "Elegy" performed by a teenager from the Chicago area, and a moving story from the young flutist on the program who's rancher grandfather sold much of his herd of cattle to support her musical studies.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 4
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 601 Buy now
10:18 am Georges Bizet: Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants)
Orchestre de la Bastille / Myung-Whun Chung
DG 431778 Buy now
10:31 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 7
A Far Cry Orchestra
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Orange Mountain 127 Buy now
10:44 am Thomas Weelkes: Two English Tunes
American Brass Quintet
Delos 3003 Buy now
10:47 am Heinrich von Herzogenberg: Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
North German Radio Philharmonic / Frank Beermann
CPO 777122 Buy now
11:07 am Maurice Jarre: The Man Who Would Be King
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1047 Buy now
11:13 am Maurice Jarre: Doctor Zhivago: Lara's Theme
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Maurice Jarre
Sony 42307 Buy now
11:19 am Maurice Jarre: Witness: Building the Barn
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Maurice Jarre
Sony 42307 Buy now
11:26 am Maurice Jarre: Is Paris Burning?
BBC Concert Orchestra / Maurice Jarre
Milan 35980 Buy now
11:30 am Maurice Jarre: A Passage to India: Adela's Theme
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1047 Buy now
11:34 am Elmer Bernstein: Hawaii
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:40 am Elmer Bernstein: Ghostbusters
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:45 am Elmer Bernstein: The Magnificent Seven
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80141 Buy now
11:49 am Elmer Bernstein: The Ten Commandments: Prelude
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 Buy now
11:56 am Elmer Bernstein: The Great Escape
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Francois Couperin: La Convalescente
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67480 Buy now
12:06 pm Gioacchino Rossini: La Scala di Seta (Silken Ladder): Overture
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 400049 Buy now
12:13 pm Aaron Copland: El Salon Mexico
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
EMI 2147 Buy now
12:26 pm P.D.Q. Bach (Peter Schickele): My Bonnie Lass She Smelleth
Arianna String Quartet / Peter Schickele
Vanguard 72015 Buy now
12:30 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 30 "The Joke"
Spektral Quartet
Dorian 92198 Buy now
12:46 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 5: 4th movement
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8552 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with BBC Opera
Verdi's "Un ballo in maschera" by Opera North
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Francesco Veracini: Violin Sonata No. 1: Gigue
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889 Buy now
5:07 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 3
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 52524 Buy now
5:21 pm Hector Berlioz: Corsair: Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Yuri Temirkanov
RCA 61203 Buy now
5:31 pm Alexander Glazunov: Novelette (Valse)
Saint Petersburg String Quartet
Delos 3262 Buy now
5:38 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 1
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Ramin Bahrami, piano
London/Decca 4782956 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
It's the First Night of the BBC Proms as Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in "The Planets" by Holst and Vaughan Williams' "Toward the Unknown Region".
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 Buy now
10:06 pm Eriks Esenvalds: Evening
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 67796 Buy now
10:11 pm Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434317 Buy now
10:52 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 4: Gavotte; Air; Menuet; Gigue
Peter Hill, piano
Delphian 34166 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Gavin Bryars: It Never Rains
Rick Cox, electric guitar
Cold Blue 36 Buy now
11:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 1
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
David Reichenberg, oboe
Archiv 415291 Buy now
11:15 pm John Dowland: The King of Denmark's Galiard
Queen's Chamber Band
Four-Tay 4011 Buy now
11:18 pm Hubert Parry: An English Suite
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
11:39 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Russian Federal Orchestra / Vakhtang Jordania
Dong-oo Lee, cello
Angelok 9911 Buy now

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