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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Zdenek Fibich: Poem
Prague Symphony Orchestra / Vaclav Smetacek
Supraphon 101429 Buy now
12:06 am Robert Schumann: Scenes from Childhood (Kinderszenen)
Martha Argerich, piano
DG 410653 Buy now
12:25 am Isaac Albeniz: Rumores de la Caleta (Murmurs from the Bay)
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 32712 Buy now
12:29 am Franz Berwald: Symphony No. 4 "Naive"
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard
Brilliant 93699 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Cole Porter: Night and Day
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 56481 Buy now
1:06 am Don Gillis: Symphony X: Requiem for a Hero
Sinfonia Varsovia / Ian Hobson
Albany 1058 Buy now
1:11 am Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 8
Chilingirian Quartet
Chandos 8755 Buy now
1:37 am Arvo Part: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8731 Buy now
1:45 am Antonio Pasculli: Concerto on Themes by Donizetti
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 426288 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Dag Wiren: Serenade for Strings: Alla marcia
Strings of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Magnus Ericsson
Bis 1181 Buy now
2:06 am Niels Gade: Symphony No. 8
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 339 Buy now
2:34 am Bix Beiderbecke: In the Dark
Free Range Saxophone Quartet
Origin 33011 Buy now
2:39 am Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No. 2
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko
Baiba Skride, violin
Orfeo 873141 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Johann Strauss Jr.: Nocturne-Quadrille
CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra / Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223201 Buy now
3:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 19
Paul Lewis, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901909 Buy now
3:16 am Eric Whitacre: Alleluia
Eric Whitacre Singers / Eric Whitacre
London/Decca 16636 Buy now
3:26 am Aaron Copland: Billy the Kid
Colorado Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Bis 2164 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Juan Arriaga: Symphony: Finale
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 Buy now
4:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Charterhouse Suite
Israel Chamber Orchestra / Dalia Atlas
Stradivari 8011 Buy now
4:21 am William Wallace: Introduction and Passacaglia
London Symphony Orchestra / Boris Brott
Campion 1307 Buy now
4:29 am Johannes Brahms: Horn Trio
William Barnewitz, horn
Summit 288 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Vicente Arregui: Intermedio
Roberto Moronn Perez, guitar
Reference 705 Buy now
5:06 am Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80601 Buy now
5:13 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 4: 1st movement
Concentus Musicus Vienna / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 90842 Buy now
5:22 am Cesare Negri: La Barriera
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Hyperion 66229 Buy now
5:28 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 84723 Buy now
5:41 am Johann Hummel: Trumpet Concerto
Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
Niklas Eklund, trumpet
Naxos 554806 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 Ludwig van Beethoven: 2 Bagatelles
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80423 Buy now
10:06 am Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80320 Buy now
10:24 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo: Ballet Music: Selections
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / David Zinman
Philips 422525 Buy now
10:40 am Claude Debussy: Petite Suite
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 63156 Buy now
10:53 am Johan Halvorsen: Norwegian Dances Nos. 1-2
Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Henning Kraggerud, violin
Naxos 554497 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Santiago de Murcia: Canarios
Paul O'Dette, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907212 Buy now
11:06 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Folk Tune
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Richard Studt
Naxos 553106 Buy now
11:11 am Michael Praetorius: Terpsichore Dances
Ensemble Doulce Memoire
Dorian 90262 Buy now
11:20 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 93
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 429776 Buy now
11:44 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
Philharmonia Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
RCA 61700 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: The rising of the moon (Le lever de la lune)
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Brilliant 93688 Buy now
12:06 pm Franz von Suppe: Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna (Morgen, Mittag, Abend in Wien)
Vienna Philharmonic / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 463185 Buy now
12:15 pm Ruprecht Mayr: Passacaglia
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
12:24 pm Edward Elgar: Cockaigne Overture (In London Town)
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
Philips 454250 Buy now
12:40 pm John Marsh: Symphony No. 6
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 10458 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Franz Richter: Trumpet Concerto: 2nd movement
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Elgar Howarth
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 426311 Buy now
1:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 1
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 2001 Buy now
1:25 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Mandolin Concerto
Orchestra of Toulouse / Louis Auriacombe
Andre Saint-Clivier, mandolin
EMI 69143 Buy now
1:33 pm Aaron Copland: The Red Pony Suite
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 64147 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 Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 101 "The Clock": Finale
London Classical Players / Roger Norrington
EMI 55111 Buy now
6:06 pm Fritz Kreisler: Beautiful Rosemary (Schon Rosmarin)
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 58 Buy now
6:09 pm Giuseppe Torelli: Sonata No. 1
Y Chamber Symphony of New York / Gerard Schwarz
Gerard Schwarz, trumpet
Delos 3002 Buy now
6:19 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 417299 Buy now
6:35 pm Hugo Alfven: Dance of the Shepherd Girl
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 585 Buy now
6:40 pm Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8414 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of Pittsburgh Opera's upcoming production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. Hear interviews with cast members and listen to musical excerpts.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Music from Duquesne University
 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
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 Buy now
10:06 pm Gabriel Faure: Pavane
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Telarc 80059 Buy now
10:13 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Teldec 47334 Buy now
10:52 pm Malcolm Arnold: Three Shanties
Bergen Wind Quintet
Simax 1094 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Frederick Delius: Hassan: Intermezzo and Serenade
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 Buy now
11:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 42: Sinfonia
Accademia Bizantina / Ottavio Dantone
London/Decca 4782718 Buy now
11:13 pm Johannes Brahms: String Sextet No. 1
Cypress String Quartet
Barry Shiffman, violin
Avie 2294 Buy now
11:51 pm Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 20: Final Processional
Ohio State Band / Keith Brion
Delos 3158 Buy now

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