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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Traditional: Loch Lomond
Chanticleer
Teldec 16676 Buy now
 
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations: Aria
Igor Levit, piano
Sony 6096 Buy now
 
12:10 am John Williams: Angela's Ashes: Main Theme
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 89009 Buy now
 
12:18 am Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Jean Martinon
EMI 62643 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Joseph Schwantner: Black Anemones
Ransom Wilson, flute
New World 80403 Buy now
 
1:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: In the Fen Country
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 555867 Buy now
 
1:24 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quintet No. 4
Melos Quartet
Franz Beyer, viola
DG 419773 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Manuel Ponce: Four Preludes for Guitar
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179 Buy now
 
2:06 am Leos Janacek: Intimate Studies
Lada Valesova, piano
Avie 2142 Buy now
 
2:17 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": 2nd movement
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 47363 Buy now
 
2:27 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 3
London Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
LSO 51 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Sivan Magen, harp
Linn 473 Buy now
 
3:06 am Richard Wagner: Parsifal: Prelude to Act I
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 Buy now
 
3:20 am Antonin Dvorak: Piano Concerto
Vienna Philharmonic / Christoph von Dohnanyi
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 417802 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Prussian Sonata No. 5: 2nd movement
Jon Mendle, archguitar
In a Circle 4 Buy now
 
4:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: How fair this spot
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Eivind Aadland
Tine Thing Helseth, trumpet
EMI 88328 Buy now
 
4:09 am Hamish MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Scottish National Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
Chandos 8379 Buy now
 
4:21 am Johannes Brahms: String Quartet No. 3
Chiara String Quartet
Azica 71289 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Vespers: Laudate Dominum
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 97779 Buy now
 
5:06 am Francis Poulenc: Flute Sonata
Nicole Esposito, flute
MSR 1540 Buy now
 
5:19 am Franz Krommer: Symphony No. 2
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9275 Buy now
 
5:49 am Arnold Bax: Summer Music
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8307 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 4: Bourrees
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Mashulka 6695 Buy now
 
6:06 am Richard Strauss: Capriccio: String Sextet
German Opera Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 449571 Buy now
 
6:19 am Edward Elgar: Four Dances
Athena Ensemble
Chandos 6554 Buy now
 
6:32 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 90
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 94237 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
This week, From the Top comes to you from El Paso's Plaza Theatre in a show featuring amazing performances and inspiring stories from some of America's best young classical musicians.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
Vox 7504 Buy now
 
10:11 am Antonin Dvorak: Impromptu
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4172 Buy now
 
10:17 am Antonio Vivaldi: Double Concerto
Gli Incogniti
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Harmonia Mundi 902249 Buy now
 
10:33 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 2
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4172 Buy now
 
10:42 am Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Virgin 90765 Buy now
 
11:06 am Erich Korngold: The Adventures of Robin Hood: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 912 Buy now
 
11:21 am Miklos Rozsa: Ben Hur: Parade of the Charioteers
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62592 Buy now
 
11:28 am Elmer Bernstein: The Magnificent Seven
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
 
11:34 am Dave Grusin: On Golden Pond: Main Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
William Tritt, piano
Telarc 80474 Buy now
 
11:39 am John Williams: Schindler's List: Theme
Boston Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
MCA 10969 Buy now
 
11:41 am Bernard Herrmann: Citizen Kane: selections
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
RCA 707 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Johan Svendsen: String Quartet: 3rd movement
Oslo String Quartet
CPO 999858 Buy now
 
12:06 pm Christoph Gluck: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra / Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 57814 Buy now
 
12:14 pm Franz Schubert: Piano Sonata
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 440310 Buy now
 
12:34 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball): Act II Prelude
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Riccardo Muti
Sony 62373 Buy now
 
12:37 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 87
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 412888 Buy now
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with LA Opera
Verdi's "MacBeth"
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles: Allegro
Quartetto Gelato
Silva 6033 Buy now
 
5:06 pm Isaias Savio: Batucada
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 Buy now
 
5:10 pm Giuseppe Tartini: Trumpet Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet
EMI 54897 Buy now
 
5:22 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30
Igor Levit, piano
Sony 70387 Buy now
 
5:41 pm Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Jewels of the Madonna Suite
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda
Chandos 10511 Buy now
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
SymphonyCast
with Allison Young
Coverage from the 2017 BBC Proms continues as Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapella Berlin in Elgar's Symphony No. 1. Lisa Batiashvili plays the Sibelius Violin Concerto.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Federico Torroba: Concierto en Flamenco: Alegrias de Cadiz
Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra / Manuel Coves
Pepe Romero, guitar
Naxos 573255 Buy now
 
10:06 pm Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
London Brass
MCA 5955 Buy now
 
10:13 pm Aram Khachaturian: Violin Concerto
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 83189 Buy now
 
10:49 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: 8 Variations on a Theme by Count Waldstein
Amy Hamann, piano
Grand Piano 619 Buy now
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Edward Elgar: Sospiri (Sighs)
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557320 Buy now
 
11:06 pm Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 2
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Neville Marriner
EMI 47116 Buy now
 
11:25 pm Morten Lauridsen: Songs of the Roses
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 67580 Buy now
 
11:45 pm Ennio Morricone: The Mission: Suite
London Symphony Orchestra / Ennio Morricone
Virgin 90567 Buy now
 
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