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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am William Alwyn: Serenade: Finale
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 Buy now
 
12:06 am Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 2
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Martin West
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
Bridge 9416 Buy now
 
12:30 am Olafur Arnalds: Erla's Waltz
Lavinia Meijer, harp
Sony 35143 Buy now
 
12:33 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 471487 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Alexander Glazunov: Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / David Amos
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 510 Buy now
 
1:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 3
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
EMI 69479 Buy now
 
1:25 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 3
Orchestra of the Auvergne / Leopold Hager
Jean-Jacques Kantorow, violin
Denon 6530 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Traditional: Deep River
Dale Warland Singers / Dale Warland
American Choral Catalog 122 Buy now
 
2:06 am Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Idillo-Concertino
Lehigh Valley Chamber Orchestra / Donald Spieth
Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
Koch 7023 Buy now
 
2:28 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 40
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Teldec 35793 Buy now
 
2:36 am Amy Beach: Theme and Variations
Chamber Music Palm Beach
Karen Fuller Dixon, flute
Klavier 11142 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Eugene Arcade Dede: Bees and Bumblebees
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
 
3:06 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Golden Cockerel: Suite
Russian National Orchestra / Mikhail Pletnev
DG 447084 Buy now
 
3:34 am Arvo Part: Da pacem Domine
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 68056 Buy now
 
3:40 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 1
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Alan Hovhaness: Prayer of Saint Gregory
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra / Richard Auldon Clark
Chris Gekker, trumpet
Koch 7311 Buy now
 
4:06 am Franz Schubert: Fantasie for Piano Four-Hands
Rico Gulda, piano
Naxos 555930 Buy now
 
4:27 am Gustav Holst: A Winter Idyll
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
 
4:37 am Louis Theodore Gouvy: Fantasie Symphonique
German Radio Philharmonic / Jacques Mercier
CPO 777382 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Robert Schumann: Romance No. 3
Allan Vogel, oboe
Delos 3235 Buy now
 
5:06 am Erik Satie: Gnossienne No. 3
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71273 Buy now
 
5:11 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: 1st movement
Philharmonia Orchestra / Benjamin Zander
Telarc 80599 Buy now
 
5:46 am Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Variations on Handel's "See, The Conquering Hero Comes" from Judas Maccabaeus
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 453748 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Alfredo Catalani: Andantino
Rome Symphony Orchestra / Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 573072 Buy now
 
6:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: St. Mark Passion: Bei deinem Grab und Leichen-Stein
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 80221 Buy now
 
6:14 am Antonin Dvorak: Cypresses
Emerson String Quartet
DG 14106 Buy now
 
6:49 am Domenico Cimarosa: Alexander in India: Overture
Toronto Chamber Orchestra / Kevin Mallon
Naxos 570279 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 York, Pennsylvania, this show features outstanding young musicians soloing with the York Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor Lawrence Golan. Enjoy a 17-year-old's performance of one of Schumann's most beautiful works for cello, a teenager that switched his focus from soccer to clarinet thanks to a life-changing concert experience, and a young violinist tackles Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the York Symphony.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Waltz
Houston Symphony Orchestra / Sergiu Comissiona
Pro Arte 251 Buy now
 
10:15 am Johannes Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2
Amit Peled, cello
CAP Records 18 Buy now
 
10:46 am Franz Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No. 1 "Dance in the Village Inn"
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 82 Buy now
 
11:07 am Alexander Courage: Star Trek: Main Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 411185 Buy now
 
11:12 am Michael Giacchino: Star Trek: Enterprising Young Men
Hollywood Studio Symphony Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Varese Sarabande 66966 Buy now
 
11:16 am Michael Giacchino: Up: Carl Goes Up
Studio Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Walt Disney 1372702 Buy now
 
11:20 am Michael Giacchino: Up: Married Life
Studio Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Walt Disney 1372702 Buy now
 
11:26 am Leonard Rosenman: Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home: Main Title
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
 
11:31 am James Horner: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan: Main Title
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
 
11:35 am James Horner: Apollo 13: Re-entry and Splashdown
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80437 Buy now
 
11:41 am James Horner: The Mask of Zorro: Zorro's Theme
Studio Orchestra / James Horner
Sony 60627 Buy now
 
11:46 am Jerry Goldsmith: Star Trek: Main Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 411185 Buy now
 
11:51 am Jerry Goldsmith: The Sand Pebbles: Overture
Royal Scottish Orchestra / Jerry Goldsmith
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
 
11:54 am Jerry Goldsmith: The Generals' March
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80175 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Pan Voyevoda: Nocturne
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Evgeny Svetlanov
Ondine 938 Buy now
 
12:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 11
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 410899 Buy now
 
12:25 pm Leroy Anderson: The Waltzing Cat
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 68048 Buy now
 
12:29 pm William Bolcom: Tabby Cat Walk
John Murphy, piano
Albany 325 Buy now
 
12:35 pm Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata "Fuga del Gatto" (Cat's Fugue Sonata)
Yevgeny Sudbin, piano
Bis 1508 Buy now
 
12:41 pm Francis Poulenc: Les animaux modeles (The Model Animals): The Lion in Love
Orchestra of the Society of Conservatory Concerts / Georges Pretre
EMI 62690 Buy now
 
12:43 pm Nino Rota: The Leopard (Il Gattopardo): Dances
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Riccardo Muti
Sony 66279 Buy now
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with BBC Opera
Wagner's "Lohengrin" by Royal Opera
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Carl Nielsen: Wind Quintet: 2nd movement
Carion Wind Quintet
Odradek 321 Buy now
 
5:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "Twinkle, Twinkle" Variations (Ah, vous dirai-je, maman)
Christoph Eschenbach, piano
Philips 456763 Buy now
 
5:16 pm Randall Thompson: Alleluia
Voices of Ascension / Dennis Keene
Delos 3300 Buy now
 
5:21 pm Felix Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 3
Talich Quartet
Calliope 9302 Buy now
 
5:49 pm Edvard Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar: Homage March
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 46668 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
BBC Proms concerts continue with Alain Altinoglu conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Faure's Pavane and Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe. Francesco Piemontesi plays the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 27.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90242 Buy now
 
10:06 pm Frank Bridge: Cherry Ripe
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
 
10:11 pm Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet "Trout"
Cleveland Quartet
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80225 Buy now
 
10:50 pm Alexander Glazunov: Concert Waltz No. 1
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Orfeo 148101 Buy now
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Ballade No. 1
Canadian Brass
Opening Day 7415 Buy now
 
11:06 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Marc Soustrot
Naxos 573139 Buy now
 
11:34 pm Morten Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium (O Great Mystery)
Los Angeles Master Chorale / Paul Salamunovich
RCM 19705 Buy now
 
11:42 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes
Nash Ensemble
Hyperion 67381 Buy now
 
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