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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Edvard Grieg: Song: Spring
Danish National Radio Choir / Stefan Parkman
Chandos 9464 Buy now
12:06 am Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 7
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80533 Buy now
12:07 am Bedrich Smetana: Piano Trio
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 432125 Buy now
12:37 am Tigran Mansurian: Aria No. 3
Boston Modern Orchestra Project / Gil Rose
Kim Kashkashian, viola
ECM 2065 Buy now
12:42 am Hector Berlioz: Romeo and Juliet: Love Scene
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80164 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Anonymous: Pieces from the Lumley Part Books (selections)
Harmonia Mundi 907478 Buy now
1:06 am Germaine Tailleferre: Harp Sonata
Maria Graf, harp
Philips 432103 Buy now
1:17 am Paul Dukas: Symphony
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80515 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": 1st movement
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9661 Buy now
2:06 am Frederick Delius: Summer Evening
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5208 Buy now
2:13 am Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Trio
Jozsef Balogh, clarinet
Naxos 550391 Buy now
2:37 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
North German Radio Symphony / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 437506 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Samuel Barber: Souvenirs: Waltz
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Schenck
Koch 7005 Buy now
3:06 am Alexandre Desplat: Philomena: Suite
Studio Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
London/Decca 20213 Buy now
3:24 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1 "Titan": 3rd movement
Houston Symphony Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Koch 7405 Buy now
3:36 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 1
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 60276 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am George Gershwin: Liza/Promenade
RCA 7901 Buy now
4:06 am Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 457649 Buy now
4:41 am Johann Christian Bach: Quintet
Camerata Cologne
DHM 77172 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Carl Stamitz: Orchestral Quartet No. 1: Poco presto
NZSO Chamber Orchestra / Donald Armstrong
Naxos 557671 Buy now
5:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 50
Andrew Rangell, piano
Bridge 9313 Buy now
5:21 am Claude Debussy: La Boite a Joujoux (The Toy Box)
Radio Luxembourg Orchestra / Louis de Froment
Vox 5053 Buy now
5:52 am Mauro Giuliani: Variations on a Theme by Handel
Celedonio Romero, guitar
Delos 1004 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Anna Singer
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am John Playford: Three Country Dances
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 1901039 Buy now
10:06 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 5
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Argo 417824 Buy now
10:16 am Claude Debussy: Suite Bergamasque
Inon Barnatan, piano
Avie 2256 Buy now
10:34 am Riccardo Drigo: Le Corsaire: Pas de Deux
London Symphony Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 433862 Buy now
10:43 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Hippolyte et Aricie: Suite
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding
Harmonia Mundi 902244 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Benjamin Godard: Suite of Three Pieces: Idylle
English Chamber Orchestra / Steuart Bedford
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652 Buy now
11:06 am Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80450 Buy now
11:30 am Antonin Dvorak: Prague Waltzes
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Philips 464647 Buy now
11:38 am Johann Albrechtsberger: Harp Concerto
Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra / Rossen Milanov
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2221 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Anton Wunderer: Landler
Detmold Horn Quartet
Dabringhaus 3324 Buy now
12:06 pm Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
Andrew von Oeyen, piano
Warner 90848 Buy now
12:12 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80253 Buy now
12:25 pm Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 5
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8545 Buy now
12:41 pm Dmitri Kabalevsky: Colas Breugnon Overture
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5602 Buy now
12:46 pm Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
German Chamber Academy / Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999174 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Arthur Foote: Scherzo
Boston Chamber Music Society
Northeastern 227 Buy now
1:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 16
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 1945 Buy now
1:33 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 417301 Buy now
1:45 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 4
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Alpha 672 Buy now
 2 PM
Afternoon Classics
2:01 pm Vicente Arregui: Intermedio
Roberto Moronn Perez, guitar
Reference 705 Buy now
2:06 pm Alexander Scriabin: Waltz
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4785334 Buy now
2:13 pm Antonin Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Berlin Philharmonic / Zubin Mehta
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 2054 Buy now
2:51 pm Pietro Locatelli: Introduction No. 3
Raglan Baroque Players / Elizabeth Wallfisch
Hyperion 67041 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Francis Poulenc: Three Improvisations
Pascal Roge, piano
London/Decca 425862 Buy now
3:06 pm Gabriel Faure: Requiem: In paradisum
Choir of Trinity College / Richard Marlow
Conifer 51308 Buy now
3:10 pm Alexander Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 429984 Buy now
3:19 pm John Powell: Pretty Sally
Debra Wendells-Cross, flute
Albany 1058 Buy now
3:22 pm William Grant Still: Miss Sally's Party
VocalEssence Orchestra / Philip Brunelle
Clarion 905 Buy now
3:43 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 6
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Murray Perahia
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 82429 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm John Ireland: Concertino Pastorale: Finale
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9376 Buy now
4:06 pm Jacques Ibert: Three Short Pieces
Frosunda Wind Quintet
Bis 136 Buy now
4:13 pm Alexander Glazunov: The Seasons: Autumn
Minnesota Orchestra / Edo de Waart
Telarc 80347 Buy now
4:26 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Sinfonia Concertante
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 423105 Buy now
4:49 pm Arturo Marquez: Danzon No. 2
Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas / Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
 5 PM
5:01 pm Gustav Holst: A Moorside Suite: March
London Brass Virtuosi / David Honeyball
Hyperion 66189 Buy now
5:06 pm Niccolo Paganini: Sonata No. 25
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98400 Buy now
5:11 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Lucio Silla: Overture
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra / Mario Bernardi
CBC 5149 Buy now
5:21 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 2
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 414672 Buy now
5:45 pm Giovanni Sammartini: Concerto Grosso
La Serenissima / Adrian Chandler
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2154 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles: Allegro
Quartetto Gelato
Silva 6033 Buy now
6:06 pm Hector Berlioz: Corsair: Overture
Dresden State Orchestra / Colin Davis
RCA 68790 Buy now
6:16 pm Moritz Moszkowski: Don Juan and Faust: Six airs de ballet
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Martin West
Reference Recordings 138 Buy now
6:31 pm Richard Wagner: Siegfried: Forest Murmurs
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 46286 Buy now
6:38 pm Robert Schumann: Piano Quartet: Scherzo
Ames Piano Quartet
Dorian 90194 Buy now
6:44 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Waltz
New York Philharmonic / Kurt Masur
Teldec 94571 Buy now
6:50 pm Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 1: Finale
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Jun'ichi Hirokami
Bis 726 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Beethoven at Parnassus - Part 2 - In the second part of a two-week series, we'll take an in-depth look at this music of a master reaching the pinnacle of his abilities. Bill starts with Missa Solemnis and Consecration of the House and ends in the rarified atmosphere of Mt. Parnassus as we take in Opus 135 performed by the Guarneri Quartet.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Zoltan Kodaly: Intermezzo for String Trio
Virgin 45015 Buy now
10:06 pm Frederick Delius: Caprice and Elegy
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Eric Fenby
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Unicorn 2077 Buy now
10:15 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Daniele Gatti
Conifer 51343 Buy now
10:37 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue No. 8
Till Fellner, piano
ECM 1853 Buy now
10:47 pm Arthur Bliss: Two Studies
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Robert Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben: Du Ring am meinem Finger
Dorothea Roschmann, soprano
London/Decca 4788439 Buy now
11:04 pm Robert Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben: An meinem Herzen, an meiner Brust
Dorothea Roschmann, soprano
London/Decca 4788439 Buy now
11:06 pm Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen: Selections
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra / Thomas Hengelbrock
DHM 77231 Buy now
11:47 pm Armstrong Gibbs: A Spring Garland
Guildhall Strings / Robert Salter
Hyperion 67093 Buy now

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