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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Agustin Barrios: Spring Waltz
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80373 Buy now
12:06 am Georges Bizet: Pearl Fishers: Au fond du temple saint (Temple Duet)
Comic Opera Theatre Orchestra / Pierre Dervaux
Nicolai Gedda, tenor
EMI 67830 Buy now
12:13 am Anton Reicha: Wind Quintet
Bergen Wind Quintet
Simax 1094 Buy now
12:28 am Josef Suk: Fairy Tale
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572323 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Aleko: Women's Dance
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 69025 Buy now
1:06 am Richard Strauss: Die Frau ohne Schatten (Woman without a Shadow): Watchmen's chorus
Dresden State Orchestra / Giuseppe Sinopoli
Hans-Joachim Ketelseng, baritone
Teldec 13156 Buy now
1:12 am Frank Bridge: Three Idylls
Coull Quartet
Hyperion 66718 Buy now
1:29 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 2
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 66841 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Edward Elgar: Starlight Express: Waltz
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 Buy now
2:13 am Peteris Vasks: Lauda
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 Buy now
2:32 am Franz Liszt: Symphonic Poem No. 12 "Die Ideale"
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
EMI 68598 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Benjamin Britten: Matinees Musicales: Nocturne
English Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
EMI 2111 Buy now
3:06 am Antonio Estevez: Mediodia en el Llano (Noon on the Plain)
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel
DG 11340 Buy now
3:16 am Sergio Assad: Aquarelle: Valseana
Marc Regnier, guitar
Reference 714 Buy now
3:19 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 2 "Characteristic"
Prague Symphony Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek
Supraphon 110969 Buy now
3:55 am Zu-Xin Jiang: Two pieces from Temple Fair
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3308 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641 Buy now
4:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for 3 Keyboards
Hamburg Philharmonic / Christoph Eschenbach
Christoph Eschenbach, piano
DG 415655 Buy now
4:22 am Aaron Copland: The City: New England Countryside
London Sinfonietta / Elgar Howarth
London/Decca 1231 Buy now
4:29 am Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 2
Paris Orchestral Ensemble / Armin Jordan
Erato 45457 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 3
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 11939 Buy now
5:06 am Hector Berlioz: Minuet of the Will-o'-the-Wisps
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Thomas Beecham
EMI 63412 Buy now
5:12 am Johann Hummel: Adagio and Rondo
Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gernot Schmalfuss
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
Marco Polo 223431 Buy now
5:23 am Ferruccio Busoni: Tanzwalzer
Rome Symphony Orchestra / Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 572922 Buy now
5:36 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 66074 Buy now
5:50 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 2
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Arthur Grumiaux, violin
London/Decca 468530 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Antonio Bazzini: The Dance of the Goblins (La ronde des Lutins)
Itzhak Perlman, violin
RCA 62516 Buy now
10:06 am Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme: Che gelida manina
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
London/Decca 467632 Buy now
10:11 am Manuel de Falla: El Amor Brujo: Ritual Fire Dance
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 452500 Buy now
10:17 am Franz Krommer: Wind Octet
Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
EMI 54383 Buy now
10:35 am Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
New York Philharmonic / Pierre Boulez
Sony 45843 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Traditional Irish: Carrickfergus
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10821 Buy now
11:06 am Arthur Bliss: Orchestral Study No. 3
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 Buy now
11:13 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419192 Buy now
11:32 am Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Franz Schubert: Im Fruhling (In the Spring)
Ian Bostridge, tenor
EMI 56347 Buy now
12:06 pm Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
Vienna Philharmonic / James Levine
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 449112 Buy now
12:14 pm Mark O'Connor: The American Seasons: Fall
Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra / Scott Yoo
Mark O'Connor, violin
Sony 89660 Buy now
12:21 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 88
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 94237 Buy now
12:43 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Wellington's Victory
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
RCA 68471 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm David Popper: Gavotte No. 2
Steven Isserlis, cello
Bis 1562 Buy now
1:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Pas de trois
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre / Valery Gergiev
London/Decca 10104 Buy now
1:15 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
English Baroque Soloists / John Eliot Gardiner
Soli Deo Gloria 707 Buy now
1:29 pm Ottorino Respighi: Church Windows
Pacific Symphony Orchestra / Keith Clark
Reference 15 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 PM
Afternoon Classics
with Anna Singer
WQED-FM's Anna Singer hosts your afternoon and drive time classical music - complete with BBC Newscasts, weather and the latest arts news.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind: Tara Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 411037 Buy now
6:06 pm Edward Elgar: Morning Song
English Chamber Orchestra / Julian Lloyd Webber
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Naxos 573250 Buy now
6:10 pm Godfrey Ridout: Fall Fair
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra / Uri Mayer
CBC 5069 Buy now
6:19 pm Franz von Suppe: Poet and Peasant Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 414408 Buy now
6:30 pm Burk Thumoth: Chiling o guiry (Celia O'Gara)
Concerto Caledonia / David McGuinness
Delphian 34014 Buy now
6:36 pm Ottorino Respighi: Pines of Rome
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Sony 66843 Buy now
 7 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 8 PM - 10 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Live
with Jim Cunningham
A live broadcast of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's season opening concert with Manfred Honeck conducting John Adams' "Lollapolooza" and the Saint-Saens Symphony No. 3, "Organ." Christian Tetzlaff plays the Brahms Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Big Five II - Part I: The New York Philharmonic - As our country's orchestras open their new concert seasons, Bill begins a two-week series on our oldest orchestra, the New York Philharmonic. Bill interviews musicians, explores the orchestra's archives, and features some of its most memorable performances.
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
11:01 pm Traditional: The Shining Shore
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 907400 Buy now
11:06 pm Claude Debussy: Suite Bergamasque
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Emil de Cou
Arabesque 6734 Buy now
11:26 pm Joaquin Turina: Ninerias
Mirian Conti, piano
Albany 1642 Buy now
11:43 pm Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra / Timothy Russell
Robert Spring, clarinet
Summit 1019 Buy now

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