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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Jules Massenet: Crepuscule
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67890 Buy now
12:06 am Thomas Ravenscroft: The Three Ravens
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Sandra Simon, soprano
Avie 2205 Buy now
12:16 am Miklos Rozsa: Spellbound Concerto
London Promenade Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
Earl Wild, piano
Ivory 70801 Buy now
12:25 am Albert Roussel: Le Festin de l'araignee (The Spider's Feast)
Paris Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Ondine 1107 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Tina Davidson: Blue Curve of the Earth
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
1:06 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Blue Bird: Star Dance
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Virgin 91494 Buy now
1:08 am Johann Strauss Jr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Vienna Philharmonic / Willi Boskovsky
London/Decca 425425 Buy now
1:18 am Arthur Bliss: A Colour Symphony: Blue
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553460 Buy now
1:30 am Osvaldo Golijov: Azul
The Knights
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Warner 87521 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johan Halvorsen: From Olden Times: Gigue
Norwegian Radio Orchestra / Ari Rasilainen
NKF 50033 Buy now
2:06 am Hubert Parry: An English Suite
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
2:27 am George Frederick McKay: Suite for Viola and Piano: Poetic
Mahoko Eguchi, viola
Naxos 559143 Buy now
2:32 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 1
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 423604 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Michael Torke: Miami Grands: Key Biscayne, Dawn
Miami Piano Circle / Georgi Danchev
Ecstatic 92251 Buy now
3:06 am Aaron Copland: Quiet City
Utah Symphony Orchestra / Maurice Abravanel
William Sullivan, trumpet
Vanguard 4037 Buy now
3:17 am George Gershwin: Lullaby
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
London/Decca 458157 Buy now
3:26 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Violin Concerto
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins
Anthony Marwood, violin
Hyperion 67420 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
4:06 am Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Two Pianos
Philharmonia Orchestra / Neville Marriner
Guher & Suher Pekinel, pianos
Chandos 9711 Buy now
4:38 am Jennifer Higdon: blue cathedral
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Spano
Telarc 80596 Buy now
4:50 am Richard Wagner: Gotterdammerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Joseph Lauber: Sonatine for Bassoon and Harp
Rachel Talitman, harp
Harp & Co 505031 Buy now
5:06 am Igor Stravinsky: Apollo Ballet Music
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 458142 Buy now
5:19 am Traditional Catalan: El mariner (The Sailor)
Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
ECM 2227 Buy now
5:27 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 12
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 468048 Buy now
5:49 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Mandolin Concerto
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
DG 16801 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 Jean Sibelius: String Quartet: Vivace
Sibelius Academy Quartet
Finlandia 40872 Buy now
10:06 am Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80333 Buy now
10:13 am Franz Schubert: 15 Original Dances
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 471568 Buy now
10:28 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute and Harp Concerto
London Symphony Orchestra / Michael Tilson Thomas
James Galway, flute
RCA 61677 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 4: Allemande; Courante
Murray Perahia, piano
DG 4796565 Buy now
11:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 3
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 28787 Buy now
11:12 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Steven Copes
SPCO Live Recording 150117 Buy now
11:48 am Leos Janacek: Moravian Dances
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra / Antoni Wit
Naxos 572695 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Jean Francaix: Octet: 2nd movement
Gaudier Ensemble
Hyperion 67036 Buy now
12:06 pm Fritz Kreisler: Chinese Tambourin
James Ehnes, violin
Analekta 3159 Buy now
12:11 pm Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Buckaroo Holiday
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Antal Dorati
London/Decca 1231 Buy now
12:21 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 3
Guildhall Strings
Paul Nicholson, harpsichord
RCA 7895 Buy now
12:33 pm Percy Grainger: Danny Boy
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Telarc 80059 Buy now
12:40 pm Richard Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Berlin Philharmonic / James Levine
DG 435883 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm John Blow: Chaconne
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
1:06 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 53
Maria Bergmann, piano
Hanssler 93081 Buy now
1:19 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Oboe and Violin
Camerata Bern / Erich Hobarth
Heinz Holliger, oboe
ECM 2229 Buy now
1:33 pm Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 5 "Andaluza"
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Bridge 9491 Buy now
1:40 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: 3rd movement
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas
SFS 3 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 Niccolo Paganini: Caprice No. 24
Nicola Hall, guitar
London/Decca 430839 Buy now
6:07 pm Antonio Vivaldi: La Stravaganza: Violin Concerto No. 8
Arte Dei Suonatori Baroque Orchestra
Rachel Podger, violin
Channel Classics 19598 Buy now
6:14 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 "Reformation": 2nd movement
Vienna Philharmonic / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 421769 Buy now
6:21 pm Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Waltz Sequence No. 2
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3109 Buy now
6:31 pm Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 4
Radio Chamber Orchestra / Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 Buy now
6:51 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 20
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 57131 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts Beethoven's Symphony No. 6. Matthias Goerne sings Mahler's Seven Songs from Mahler's "Des Knaben Wunderhorn."
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Triple Play - It's trios on Exploring Music! Piano trios, string trios, operatic trios and many others. Trios have their own set of challenges for composers and performers, and this week Bill will demonstrate on the piano pointing out to us through their complex structure of voice harmonies.
 10 PM - 12 AM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Arnold Bax: Lullaby (Berceuse)
Charles Matthews, piano
Olympia 454 Buy now
10:06 pm Percy Grainger: Mock Morris
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Kenneth Montgomery
Chandos 8377 Buy now
10:10 pm John Hebden: Concerto No. 3
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8339 Buy now
10:20 pm Cyril Scott: Symphony No. 1
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins
Chandos 10452 Buy now
10:52 pm John Tavener: Song for Athene
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus / Norman Mackenzie
Telarc 80654 Buy now
11:06 pm Rebecca Clarke: Morpheus
Helen Callus, viola
ASV 1130 Buy now
11:24 pm Keith Jarrett: Bridge of Light
Fairfield Orchestra / Thomas Crawford
Patricia McCarty, viola
ECM 1450 Buy now
11:43 pm Randall Thompson: Suite for Oboe, Clarinet and Viola
Kelly Peterson Peral, oboe
Klavier 11105 Buy now

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