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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Edvard Grieg: Two Elegiac Melodies: Last Spring (Varen)
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 437520 Buy now
12:06 am George Frideric Handel: Rinaldo: Let me weep (Lascia ch'io pianga)
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano
London/Decca 473380 Buy now
12:12 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 7 "Razumovsky No. 1"
Valentin Berlinsky Quartet
Avie 2253 Buy now
12:52 am Peter Tchaikovsky: The Seasons: November (Troika)
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 11758 Buy now
12:55 am Peter Tchaikovsky: The Seasons: December (Christmas)
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 11758 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Giuseppe Tartini: Cello Concerto: Larghetto
Collegium Musicum Zurich / Paul Sacher
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 429098 Buy now
1:06 am Manuel Ponce: Two Nocturnal Impressions
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
ASV 738 Buy now
1:15 am Deodat de Severac: An Old Music Box (Une vieux boite de musique)
Christopher O'Riley, piano
CPI 3294112 Buy now
1:18 am Cesar Franck: Symphony
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 430278 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Franz Joseph Haydn: The Deliberations of the Gods: Overture
Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Pardubice / Michael Halasz
Naxos 573488 Buy now
2:07 am Vagn Holmboe: Viola Concerto
Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra / Dima Slobodeniouk
Lars Anders Tomter, viola
Dacapo 220599 Buy now
2:29 am Franz Liszt: Consolation No. 3
Nelson Freire, piano
London/Decca 4782728 Buy now
2:34 am Traditional Estonian: Let the children come to me
Heinavanker / Margo Kolar
Harmonia Mundi 907488 Buy now
2:38 am Arnold Rosner: Responses, Hosanna and Fugue
Philharmonia Orchestra / David Amos
Harmonia Mundi 906012 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Giuseppi Brescianello: Partita
Anthony Glise, guitar
Dorian 80127 Buy now
3:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 1
Hagen Quartet
DG 431645 Buy now
3:24 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 16
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 79212 Buy now
3:47 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto
Concerto Italiano / Rinaldo Alessandrini
Opus 111 30367 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am John Ireland: A Downland Suite: Minuet
English Chamber Orchestra / Julian Lloyd Webber
Naxos 573250 Buy now
4:06 am Arcangelo Corelli: Oboe Concerto
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Joris Van Den Hauwe, oboe
Schwann 310822 Buy now
4:16 am Claude Debussy: Sarabande
Lyon National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 573124 Buy now
4:22 am Louis Theodore Gouvy: Symphony No. 4
German Radio Philharmonic / Jacques Mercier
CPO 777382 Buy now
4:50 am Frederic Chopin: Polonaise No. 4
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Arabesque 6642 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Josef Myslivecek: Sinfonia: 3rd movement
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Supraphon 110304 Buy now
5:06 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Solveig's Song
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 453908 Buy now
5:12 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: L'Egyptienne
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2378 Buy now
5:17 am Antonin Dvorak: Piano Trio No. 4 "Dumky"
Weilerstein Trio
Koch 7657 Buy now
5:48 am Edgar Bainton: Three Pieces for Orchestra
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Daniel
Chandos 10460 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Jennifer Higdon: String Poetic: Nocturne
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 103 Buy now
6:06 am Lili Boulanger: D'un matin de printemps (Of a Spring Morning)
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9745 Buy now
6:13 am Louise Farrenc: Nonet for Strings and Winds
Philippe Bernold, flute
Naive 5033 Buy now
6:43 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Wild Swans: Eliza's Aria
Nicola Sweeney, violin
Signum 58 Buy now
6:47 am Rachel Portman: The Cider House Rules: Suite
Studio Orchestra / David Snell
Sony 89031 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
This week's broadcast of From the Top features a 14-year-old violinist and his rare Stradivarius, and an 18-year-old violist who uses her music to contribute to her community's food bank.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Frederic Chopin: Berceuse (Lullaby)
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 63185 Buy now
10:11 am Xavier Montsalvatge: Cradle Song
Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano
Bridge 9491 Buy now
10:15 am Francois Devienne: Flute Concerto No. 2
Munich Chamber Orchestra / Hans Stadlmair
Andras Adorjan, flute
Tudor 1620 Buy now
10:33 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Aranjuez, ma pensee
Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano
Bridge 9491 Buy now
10:42 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Adrian Boult
EMI 47213 Buy now
11:07 am Max Steiner: King Kong: Overture
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 442425 Buy now
11:13 am Bernard Herrmann: The Day the Earth Stood Still
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Bernard Herrmann
London/Decca 443899 Buy now
11:27 am James Horner: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan: Main Title
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
11:31 am Jerry Goldsmith: Star Trek V: Main Theme and March of the Klingons
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 446403 Buy now
11:37 am Richard Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra: Sunrise
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Klaus Tennstedt
David Bell, organ
Warner 54928 Buy now
11:41 am Danny Elfman: Batman: Main Title
Sinfonia of London Orchestra / Shirley Walker
La-La Land 1327 Buy now
11:44 am John Williams: Superman: Main Title
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
11:49 am James Horner: Cocoon: Theme
Varese Sarabande Symphony Orchestra / David Newman
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
11:50 am John Williams: Close Encounters of the 3rd Kind
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 45997 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Trevor Duncan: The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67148 Buy now
12:06 pm Francis Poulenc: Flute Sonata
Nicole Esposito, flute
MSR 1540 Buy now
12:20 pm Dmitri Kabalevsky: The Comedians
San Diego Chamber Orchestra / Donald Barra
Koch 7042 Buy now
12:37 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 25
Philharmonia Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Denon 6103 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with San Francisco Opera
Ponchielli's "La Gioconda."
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Carl Stamitz: Orchestral Quartet No. 5: Rondo
NZSO Chamber Orchestra / Donald Armstrong
Naxos 557671 Buy now
5:06 pm Percy Grainger: Mock Morris
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Kenneth Montgomery
Chandos 8377 Buy now
5:11 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 6
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
5:30 pm George Frideric Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Argo 414596 Buy now
5:49 pm Alexander Glazunov: Concert Waltz No. 2
Russian State Symphony Orchestra / Valery Polyansky
Chandos 9658 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
A live broadcast from the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, MN
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Lionel Bringuier conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic in Mussorgsky's "Night on Bald Mountain" and Stravinsky's Petrouchka. Gil Shaham plays the Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 2.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm John Dowland: A Dream
Jakob Lindberg, orpharion
Bis 824 Buy now
10:06 pm Jean Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
Gerhard Stempnik, English horn
DG 413755 Buy now
10:14 pm Henryk Gorecki: My Vistula, Grey Vistula
Lira Chamber Chorus / Lucy Ding
Nonesuch 79348 Buy now
10:20 pm Claude Debussy: Nocturnes
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 400023 Buy now
10:45 pm John Adams: Tromba Lontana
San Francisco Symphony / Edo de Waart
Nonesuch 79453 Buy now
10:49 pm Federico Mompou: Distant Festivals
Pierre Huybregts, piano
Centaur 2055 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Benjamin Godard: Suite of Three Pieces: Idylle
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Susan Milan, flute
Chandos 8840 Buy now
11:06 pm Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 3
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
DG 474334 Buy now
11:17 pm Johann Christian Bach: Quintet
English Concert
Archiv 423385 Buy now
11:31 pm James Oswald: Serenata No. 5
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90291 Buy now
11:41 pm Ottorino Respighi: Fountains of Rome
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Carlo Rizzi
Teldec 76263 Buy now

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