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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am John Wilbye: Draw on, sweet night
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 502 Buy now
12:06 am Frederick Delius: Summer Night on the River
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8372 Buy now
12:14 am Paul Creston: Partita for Flute, Violin, and Strings
City of London Sinfonia / David Amos
Yossi Arnheim, flute
Harmonia Mundi 906011 Buy now
12:32 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 11
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80363 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johan Svendsen: String Quartet: 3rd movement
Oslo String Quartet
CPO 999858 Buy now
1:07 am Ernesto Cordero: Concierto Antillano
Sofia Soloists / Plamen Djurov
Carlos Barbosa-Lima, guitar
Concord 42048 Buy now
1:33 am Bao Yuan-kai: Suite on Chinese Folk Tunes II: Humoresque
China National Symphony Orchestra / Zuohuang Chen
Philips 464004 Buy now
1:37 am Ron Nelson: Sarabande: For Katharine in April
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 Buy now
1:43 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Quintet
Frank Lloyd, horn
Virgin 91074 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Arne Eggen: Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 103 "Drum Roll"
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Naive 5176 Buy now
2:37 am Percy Grainger: To a Nordic Princess
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9721 Buy now
2:49 am Giovanni Bononcini: Cello Sonata
Il Seminario Musicale
Virgin 45000 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am William Grant Still: Lyric Quartet: The Quiet One
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
3:06 am Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto
Mito Chamber Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Fumiaki Miyamoto, oboe
Sony 61884 Buy now
3:33 am Anonymous: Collection Flores de Musica: Differenzias sobre la Gayta
Ensemble Caprice / Matthias Maute
Analekta 9957 Buy now
3:38 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421640 Buy now
 4 AM - 6 AM
4:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude No. 5
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Sergiu Comissiona
CBC 5143 Buy now
4:06 am Henri Vieuxtemps: Violin Concerto No. 5
London Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Isabelle van Keulen, violin
Philips 420198 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 Miklos Rozsa: Madame Bovary: Waltz
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 1056 Buy now
10:06 am Bedrich Smetana: The Two Widows: Overture
Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic / Robert Stankovsky
Marco Polo 223326 Buy now
10:15 am Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390 Buy now
10:24 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 16
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 426305 Buy now
10:48 am Josef Strauss: Music of the Spheres Waltz (Spharen-Klange)
Vienna Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
DG 1849 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Joe Hisaishi: The Rain
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 Buy now
11:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Spring
Australian Chamber Orchestra / Richard Tognetti
Bis 2103 Buy now
11:18 am Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Teldec 44933 Buy now
11:45 am Louis Spohr: Potpourri on Themes of Mozart
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Chandos 9424 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio No. 43: Finale
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 432061 Buy now
12:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Humoresque No. 7
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 42175 Buy now
12:10 pm George Gershwin: But Not For Me
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 60659 Buy now
12:16 pm Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1986 Buy now
12:49 pm George Frideric Handel: Organ Concerto No. 2
Academy of Ancient Music / Richard Egarr
Richard Egarr, organ
Harmonia Mundi 807446 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Andante with Variations
Marc Grauwels, flute
Marco Polo 220441 Buy now
1:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Marche Slave
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 4777645 Buy now
1:17 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Art of Fugue: Contrapunctus XIII
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Nonesuch 558933 Buy now
1:24 pm Lars-Erik Larsson: Pastoral Suite
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
1:38 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 33
English Baroque Soloists / John Eliot Gardiner
Philips 412736 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 Wilhelm Peterson-Berger: Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
6:06 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 95
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5126 Buy now
6:27 pm Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80492 Buy now
6:31 pm Gustav Sanger: Intermezzo scherzoso
Ralf Mathias Caspers, violin
Genuin 10531 Buy now
6:36 pm Grace Williams: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Groves
Lyrita 323 Buy now
6:48 pm Hector Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Charles Munch
RCA 68444 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Its a greatest hits concert with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Manfred Honeck. Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida plays Morricone's Gabriel's Oboe" from "The Mission" and Noah Bendix Balgley plays the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto. Plus Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 and Glinka's Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Glories of Venice - Exploring Music focuses on sounds of the city, water, and love in Venice. Bill explores the magical city that inspired music of the late Renaissance, Baroque, and the beginning of Italian opera.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Anonymous: Flowers of the Forest
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139 Buy now
10:07 pm Frank Bridge: There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8373 Buy now
10:17 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: How fair this spot
Sandro Russo, piano
Steinway & Sons 30077 Buy now
10:20 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: The Little Island
Sandro Russo, piano
Steinway & Sons 30077 Buy now
10:24 pm Arthur Foote: A Night Piece
Carol Wincenc, flute
Bridge 9373 Buy now
10:34 pm Claude Debussy: La Mer (The Sea)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 62599 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Gavin Bryars: It Never Rains
Rick Cox, electric guitar
Cold Blue 36 Buy now
11:07 pm John Cage: Suite for Toy Piano
American Composers Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
ECM 1696 Buy now
11:15 pm Meredith Monk: Passage
Vocal Ensemble
Meredith Monk, voice
ECM 2026 Buy now
11:18 pm Erik Satie: Pieces froides: Trois danses de travers
Anne Queffelec, piano
Virgin 59296 Buy now
11:25 pm Richard Wagner: Tristan and Isolde: Liebestod (Love Death)
Philadelphia Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 453485 Buy now
11:36 pm John Luther Adams: Dream in White on White
The Apollo Quartet and Strings / JoAnn Falletta
Barbara Chapman, harp
New Albion 61 Buy now
11:50 pm Meredith Monk: Parlour Games
Ursula Oppens, piano
ECM 2374 Buy now

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