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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Lou Harrison: Elegy, to Calvin Simmons
California Symphony / Barry Jekowsky
Argo 455590 Buy now
 
12:06 am Judd Greenstein: Change
Now Ensemble
New Amsterdam 29 Buy now
 
12:22 am Leo Sowerby: From the Northland
Czech National Symphony Orchestra / Paul Freeman
Cedille 33 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Overture No. 5: Andante
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
 
1:06 am Heitor Villa-Lobos: Distribution of the Flowers
Marc Regnier, guitar
Reference 714 Buy now
 
1:10 am Manuel de Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Juanjo Mena
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10694 Buy now
 
1:34 am Johann Christoph Pez: Concerto Pastorale
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Teldec 46013 Buy now
 
1:53 am Max Richter: Mercy
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Eric Coates: Dance of the Orange Blossoms
East of England Orchestra / Malcolm Nabarro
ASV 2075 Buy now
 
2:06 am Engelbert Humperdinck: The Royal Children: Act III Prelude
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Virgin 91494 Buy now
 
2:17 am Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
Ebene Quartet
Virgin 19045 Buy now
 
2:47 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Nocturne No. 1
Mozzafiato
Sony 62878 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Auguste Franchomme: Nocturne
Louise Dubin, cello
Delos 3469 Buy now
 
3:06 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 4
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra / Ole Kristian Ruud
Simax 1085 Buy now
 
3:21 am Philip Glass: Etude No. 18
Lavinia Meijer, harp
Sony 35143 Buy now
 
3:29 am Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Paris Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Khatia Buniatishvili, piano
Sony 97129 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am William Grant Still: Lyric Quartet: The Quiet One
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
 
4:06 am Carl Nielsen: The Dream of Gunnar
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 Buy now
 
4:18 am Ola Gjeilo: Serenity (O Magnum Mysterium)
Tenebrae
Matthew Sharp, cello
London/Decca 24646 Buy now
 
4:24 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov
London/Decca 4830656 Buy now
 
4:43 am Robert Schumann: Fantasie
Paris Chamber Orchestra / Thomas Zehetmair
Thomas Zehetmair, violin
ECM 2396 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Henry Purcell: Sonata No. 8
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 8663 Buy now
 
5:06 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 3
Inon Barnatan, piano
Avie 2283 Buy now
 
5:13 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude No. 1
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6050 Buy now
 
5:17 am Edward Elgar: Wand of Youth Suite No. 1
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
 
5:39 am Antonio Salieri: Flute and Oboe Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Kenneth Sillito
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Philips 416359 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Pierre Attaingnant: Bransle gay
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854 Buy now
 
6:06 am Pauline Viardot-Garcia: Six Pieces: Vielle Chanson (Old Song)
Reto Kuppel, violin
Naxos 573749 Buy now
 
6:12 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 7
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Channel Classics 30010 Buy now
 
6:52 am George Frideric Handel: Recorder Sonata No. 2
Amarillis
Ambroisie 9910 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
For the second time in the show's history, this week's From the Top from Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Room will feature a teenage counter-tenor as well as his guitar-playing collaborator for two beautiful art songs. Also on the program, a piece by a teenage composer is given its radio premiere by a quintet of From the Top alums, and a 16-year-old pianist who could give Yuja wang a run for her money performs a fiery piece by Alberto Ginastera.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am Edward Elgar: Cockaigne Overture (In London Town)
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80192 Buy now
 
10:24 am Stephen Sondheim: Evening Primrose: I Remember
Lara Downes, piano
Sony 11251 Buy now
 
10:27 am Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Somewhere
London Symphony Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7792 Buy now
 
10:33 am Dan Locklair: Dayspring
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Kirk Trevor
Jozef Zsapka, guitar
Albany 517 Buy now
 
10:41 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419192 Buy now
 
11:07 am Victor Young: Around the World in 80 Days: Overture
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
 
11:11 am Bernard Herrmann: Journey to the Center of the Earth: selections
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Bernard Herrmann
London/Decca 443899 Buy now
 
11:18 am Richard Rodney Bennett: Murder on the Orient Express: Waltz
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 438685 Buy now
 
11:23 am Dimitri Tiomkin: The Old Man and the Sea: Suite
London Symphony Orchestra / Richard Kaufman
LSO 720 Buy now
 
11:30 am James Horner: Titanic: Back to Titanic
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80535 Buy now
 
11:36 am Henry Mancini: Two for the Road: Main Title
Studio Orchestra
Warner 24503 Buy now
 
11:40 am Henry Mancini: The Great Race: Pie in the Face Polka
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Henry Mancini
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917 Buy now
 
11:43 am John Barry: Out of Africa: Flight over Africa
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Joel McNeely
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
 
11:46 am Dimitri Tiomkin: The High and the Mighty: Prelude
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
 
11:50 am Alfred Newman: Airport
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 184 Buy now
 
11:53 am John Williams: Star Wars: Main Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Alexander von Zemlinsky: Humoreske
Vento Chiaro
Ongaku 24120 Buy now
 
12:06 pm Julius Fucik: Entry of the Gladiators
Philip Jones Ensemble / Elgar Howarth
London/Decca 417329 Buy now
 
12:11 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Robert Marcellus, clarinet
Sony 62424 Buy now
 
12:41 pm Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 8 "Sixths"
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960 Buy now
 
12:44 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80670 Buy now
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with BBC Opera
Verdi's "MacBeth" by Royal Opera
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Roman Hoffstetter: Serenade
Philharmonia Virtuosi / Richard Kapp
Sony 37216 Buy now
 
5:06 pm Dag Wiren: Serenade for Strings: Alla marcia
Strings of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Magnus Ericsson
Bis 1181 Buy now
 
5:12 pm William Byrd: Jig
Canadian Brass
Sony 45792 Buy now
 
5:14 pm Thomas Morley: My bonny lass she smileth
Canadian Brass
Sony 45792 Buy now
 
5:17 pm Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simon Rattle
EMI 55394 Buy now
 
5:34 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 46
Lang Lang, piano
Telarc 80524 Buy now
 
5:46 pm Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Philips 416288 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
Andres Orozco-Estrada conducts the Houston Symphony in the Symphonie fantastique by Berlioz. Gabriela Montero plays the Grieg Piano Concerto
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Henriette Renie: Contemplation
Naoko Yoshino, harp
Philips 446064 Buy now
 
10:06 pm Svend Erik Tarp: Flute Concertino
Aarhus Symphony Orchestra / Tobias Ringborg
Lena Kildahl, flute
Dacapo 220668 Buy now
 
10:19 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 3
Cypress String Quartet
Avie 2348 Buy now
 
10:46 pm Igor Stravinsky: Scherzo fantastique
New York Philharmonic / Pierre Boulez
Sony 45843 Buy now
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Ned Rorem: Barcarolle No. 3
Ruskin Cooper, piano
Centaur 2584 Buy now
 
11:06 pm Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 56576 Buy now
 
11:11 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 4 "Mozartiana"
Philharmonia Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8777 Buy now
 
11:37 pm Traditional Scottish: The Lone Vale
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 92225 Buy now
 
11:40 pm Geirr Tveitt: Hardanger Fiddle Concerto No. 2 "Three Fjords"
Bergen Symphony Orchestra / Karsten Andersen
Sigbjorn Bernhoft Osa, fiddle
Aurora 4945 Buy now
 
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