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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Nigel Hess: Ladies in Lavender
London Mozart Players / Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
12:06 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Symphony No. 2
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
12:19 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 5 "Ghost"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948 Buy now
12:42 am Vitezslav Novak: In the Tatra Mountains
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 573683 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Philip Glass: Opening
Kasia Kadlubowska, percussion
Dux 1221 Buy now
1:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Album for Children: Selections
I Musici Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Chandos 9098 Buy now
1:14 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 4
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 75357 Buy now
1:26 am Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Sara Troback Hesselink, violin
Chandos 10564 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Cypres 1633 Buy now
2:06 am Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 2
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Andrew Marriner, clarinet
Philips 432146 Buy now
2:30 am Ignacio Cervantes: Six Cuban Dances
Davide Cabassi, piano
Concerto 2054 Buy now
2:39 am Julius Rontgen: Serenade
Brandenburg State Orchestra Frankfurt / David Porcelijn
CPO 777120 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Edward Elgar: Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
3:06 am Ottorino Respighi: Brazilian Impressions
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80356 Buy now
3:27 am Francois Couperin: Le Tic-Toc-Choc ou Les Maillotins (The Tic-Toc-Choc (or the mallets))
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440 Buy now
3:29 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 1
Vienna Philharmonic / Istvan Kertesz
London/Decca 430773 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 7: Moderato and Jigg
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5345 Buy now
4:06 am Samuel Barber: Summer Music
Jeanne Baxtresser, flute
EMI 55400 Buy now
4:19 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
London Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Philips 420349 Buy now
4:42 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 2
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 453743 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Max Bruch: Serenade for Strings: Andante
Wuppertal Symphony Orchestra / George Hanson
Dabringhaus 3351096 Buy now
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 8
Montreal Baroque Orchestra / Eric Milnes
Atma 2565 Buy now
5:18 am John Rutter: Distant Land
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
London/Decca 1821 Buy now
5:26 am Richard Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
German Opera Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 469008 Buy now
5:46 am Lorenzo Palomo: Cienfuegos Concerto: Song to the Night
Seville Royal Symphony Orchestra / Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos
Naxos 572139 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Cecile Chaminade: Nocturne
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66706 Buy now
6:06 am Richard Strauss: From Italy (Aus Italien): In the Campagna
Berlin Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
Philips 422399 Buy now
6:17 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 100 "Military"
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Naive 5176 Buy now
6:41 am Michael Torke: Bright Blue Music
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Argo 433071 Buy now
6:52 am Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
Vox 7504 Buy now
 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.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
Presented by The Breman Museum's Molly Blank Concert Series, this week's From the Top celebrates Jewish contributions to classical music and will feature music by Jewish composers, musicians, and themes in music.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Dmitri Kabalevsky: Colas Breugnon Overture
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 61394 A Buy now
10:11 am Frederic Chopin: Impromptu No. 1
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4172 Buy now
10:17 am Aaron Copland: Billy the Kid
Colorado Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Bis 2164 Buy now
10:51 am Antonio Vivaldi: Mandolin Concerto
Parley of Instruments
Paul O'Dette, lute
Hyperion 66160 Buy now
10:57 am John Dowland: Mrs. Winter's Jump
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160 Buy now
11:07 am Maurice Jarre: Dead Poets Society: Keating's Triumph
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Maurice Jarre
Milan 35980 Buy now
11:14 am Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 2
Yundi Li, piano
DG 23755 Buy now
11:17 am Rachel Portman: The Cider House Rules: Suite
Studio Orchestra / David Snell
Sony 89031 Buy now
11:53 am Erik Satie: Gymnopedie No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, English horn
London/Decca 4782564 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Erkki Melartin: Sleeping Beauty: Jubilee March
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
12:06 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 3
I Musici
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 432115 Buy now
12:14 pm Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: The Little Square Suite
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda
Chandos 10511 Buy now
12:22 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Sonata No. 3
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / (Selected members)
Hyperion 66595 Buy now
12:34 pm Niccolo Paganini: Caprice No. 16
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Avie 2374 Buy now
12:36 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Moshe Atzmon
Agustin Anievas, piano
EMI 871 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Pittsburgh Opera
Pittsburgh Opera's production of Giacomo Puccini's "Turandot"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Gustav Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer: Morning Walk
Claudius Tanski, piano
Dabringhaus 9121489 Buy now
5:07 pm Reynaldo Hahn: The Ball of Beatrice d'Este
Harmonie Ensemble / Steven Richman
Music & Arts 649 Buy now
5:24 pm Alexander Glazunov: Raymonda: Entr'acte
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8447 Buy now
5:30 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 3 "Il gardellino" ("The Goldfinch")
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Lisa Beznosiuk, flute
Archiv 423702 Buy now
5:41 pm Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose (Ma mere l'oye)
Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos
KML 1111 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Coverage from the 2017 BBC Proms continues as Michael Tilson Thomas conducts the Vienna Philharmonic in Brahms' Variations on the St. Anthony Chorale and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7. Emanuel Ax plays the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 14.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Ola Gjeilo: The Spheres (Kyrie eleison)
Phoenix Chorale / Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
10:06 pm Ernest Farrar: English Pastoral Impressions
Philharmonia Orchestra / Alasdair Mitchell
Chandos 9586 Buy now
10:23 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Invitation to the Dance
BBC Philharmonic / Juanjo Mena
Chandos 10748 Buy now
10:33 pm Manuel de Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
Paris Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
Martha Argerich, piano
Erato 88255 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Tobias Picker: Old and Lost Rivers
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62729 Buy now
11:06 pm Gareth Walters: Divertimento for Strings
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
CBC 5227 Buy now
11:23 pm Ernest Tomlinson: Aladdin: Birdcage Dance
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ernest Tomlinson
Marco Polo 223513 Buy now
11:29 pm Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 431160 Buy now
11:49 pm Pierre Sancan: Sonatine for Flute and Piano
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56488 Buy now

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