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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am David Matthews: Total Tango
Orchestra Nova / George Vass
Dutton 7189 Buy now
12:06 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 3
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3230 Buy now
12:20 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Houston Symphony / Andres Orozco-Estrada
PentaTone 578 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Fernando Sor: Four Etudes
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Naxos 573624 Buy now
1:06 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Sleeping Beauty: Three Pictures
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Virgin 91494 Buy now
1:16 am Gabriel Faure: Piano Trio
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 422350 Buy now
1:39 am Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 3
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9199 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Anton Arensky: The Upas Tree
Houston Chamber Choir / Robert Simpson
MSR 1311 Buy now
2:06 am Richard Strauss: Serenade for Winds
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3094 Buy now
2:17 am Xaver Scharwenka: Piano Concerto No. 1
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Michael Stern
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67508 Buy now
2:46 am Maurice Ravel: La Valse
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7031 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 4: Bourrees
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Mashulka 6695 Buy now
3:06 am Alessandro Scarlatti: Sonata No. 9
Musica Pacifica
Dorian 93192 Buy now
3:18 am Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet "Trout"
Takacs Quartet / (Selected members)
Andreas Haefliger, piano
London/Decca 460034 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Yasushi Akutagawa: Music for Symphony Orchestra: Andante
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra / Ryusuke Numajiri
Naxos 555071 Buy now
4:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko
EMI 15473 Buy now
4:22 am Frank Bridge: There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8373 Buy now
4:32 am Jean Sibelius: Pelleas and Melisande
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5169 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Alfredo Catalani: Andantino
Rome Symphony Orchestra / Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 573072 Buy now
5:06 am Cecil Burleigh: Six Fancies
Zina Schiff, violin
Naxos 559061 Buy now
5:17 am Enrique Granados: Suite on Galician Songs: Morning Song
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Pablo Gonzalez
Naxos 573263 Buy now
5:28 am Richard Wagner: Rienzi: Overture
Vienna Philharmonic / Christian Thielemann
DG 4745022 Buy now
5:41 am John Rutter: Suite Lyrique
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Claude Debussy: Sarabande
Vlado Perlemuter, piano
Denon 1589 Buy now
6:06 am Heitor Villa-Lobos: Suite popular brasileira: Mazurka-Choro
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 Buy now
6:12 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
RCA 60467 Buy now
6:46 am Robert Schumann: Introduction and Allegro
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 64577 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
From the Top comes from the South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center with an outstanding show featuring some of America's best young classical musicians, presented for a student audience.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Pablo de Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs)
English Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 56890 Buy now
10:16 am Anton Garcia Abril: Pero me quede sin ti
Emily Helenbrook, soprano
Pentatone 660 Buy now
10:22 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400 Buy now
10:33 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Vocalise
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Pentatone 660 Buy now
10:41 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 425857 Buy now
11:07 am Patrick Doyle: Much Ado about Nothing: Overture
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6018 Buy now
11:12 am Alex North: Cleopatra: Antony and Cleopatra
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60392 Buy now
11:17 am Alfred Newman: Wuthering Heights: Cathy's Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Sony 60773 Buy now
11:24 am Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind: Tara Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80168 Buy now
11:35 am Mark Knopfler: The Princess Bride: Main Titles
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Timothy Berens, guitar
Telarc 80342 Buy now
11:39 am Herman Hupfeld: Casablanca: As Time Goes By
Michael Chertock, piano
Telarc 80357 Buy now
11:43 am Max Steiner: The Big Sleep: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 6: La Poule (The Hen)
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Archiv 4478 Buy now
12:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 4
Jasmine Choi, flute
Sony 75349 Buy now
12:20 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 416145 Buy now
12:44 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "Great": 3rd movement
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 423656 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Pittsburgh Opera
Pittsburgh Opera's production of George Frideric Handel's "Richard the Lionheart"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Heitor Villa-Lobos: Choros No. 1 "Tipico Brasileiro"
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80612 Buy now
5:06 pm Henry Purcell: The Fairy Queen: Overture
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80424 Buy now
5:14 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Running Set
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 Buy now
5:21 pm Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu) Ballet
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 70 Buy now
5:43 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 4
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
EMI 65173 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 Charles Dutoit conducts the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and de Falla's "El amor brujo." Joshua Bell plays the Lalo Symphonie espagnole. And Cameron Carpenter plays the Saint Saens Organ Symphony.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite: Sunset
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80086 Buy now
10:06 pm Gabriel Faure: Pavane
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186 Buy now
10:15 pm Alexandre Desplat: Philomena: Suite
Studio Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
London/Decca 20213 Buy now
10:32 pm Maurice Ravel: Piano Trio
Joseph Kalichstein, piano
Arabesque 6736 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Frederick Delius: Irmelin Prelude
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 Buy now
11:06 pm Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 1
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8627 Buy now
11:21 pm Claude Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Vera Badings, harp
Philips 416437 Buy now
11:30 pm Arvo Part: Fratres (Brothers)
German Chamber Orchestra Berlin
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 17999 Buy now
11:43 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 2
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now

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