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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Oscar Merikanto: Summer Evening: Waltz
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 932 Buy now
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 4
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80619 Buy now
12:25 am Lou Harrison: Music for Bill and Me
David Tanenbaum, guitar
New Albion 55 Buy now
12:30 am Robert Schumann: String Quartet No. 3
Doric String Quartet
Chandos 10692 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am Charles Ancliffe: Thrills
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67400 Buy now
1:13 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 18 "The Hunt"
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 42319 Buy now
1:37 am Gerald Finzi: Nocturne (New Year Music)
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 64721 Buy now
1:49 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Violins
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra / Janos Rolla
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 66472 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
2:06 am Emil Reesen: Variations on a Theme of Franz Schubert
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra / Bo Holten
Dacapo 226031 Buy now
2:25 am Michael Jon Fink: Melos
Derek Stein, cello
Cold Blue 39 Buy now
2:28 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 39
Boston Symphony Orchestra / James Levine
BSO 1001 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Juan Arriaga: Symphony: Finale
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 Buy now
3:06 am Edward Elgar: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim
London/Decca 4789353 Buy now
3:21 am Luis de Narvaez: Fantasia No. 1
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 Buy now
3:24 am Edward McGuire: The Gaelic Flute
Camerata Bariloche
Chris Norman, flute
Dorian 90250 Buy now
3:41 am Adalbert Gyrowetz: Symphony No. 2
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9791 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Giuseppe Tartini: Cello Concerto: Larghetto
Collegium Musicum Zurich / Paul Sacher
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 429098 Buy now
4:07 am Antonin Dvorak: Piano Quintet
Emerson String Quartet
Menahem Pressler, piano
DG 439868 Buy now
4:48 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
London Symphony Orchestra / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9593 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1: Scherzo
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1996 Buy now
5:06 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Collegium Aureum
Franzjosef Maier, violin
EMI 69554 Buy now
5:20 am Maurice Ravel: Bolero
Philharmonia Orchestra / Giuseppe Sinopoli
DG 427644 Buy now
5:36 am Ferdinando Carulli: Nocturne for Flute and Guitar
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 42130 Buy now
5:47 am Gioacchino Rossini: Semiramide: Overture
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 431653 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 Paul Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis: March
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80606 Buy now
10:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Nameday (Namensfeier) Overture
Vienna Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 429762 Buy now
10:15 am George Frideric Handel: Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
DG 449965 Buy now
10:21 am Cesar Franck: Symphonic Variations
Orchestra de la Suisse Romande / Charles Dutoit
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 4758764 Buy now
10:39 am Ferdinand Ries: Flute Quartet No. 3
John Herrick Littlefield, flute
Naxos 570330 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Emilio Pujol: Triquilandia/Seguidilla
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80633 Buy now
11:06 am Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 5
Philharmonia Orchestra / Charles Groves
Denon 73534 Buy now
11:15 am Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 2
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 42401 Buy now
11:40 am Michael Haydn: Symphony
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Hans-Peter Frank
Bis 481 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Percy Grainger: The Immovable Do
Michigan State University Band / Keith Brion
Delos 3101 Buy now
12:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 3: Courante
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 63203 Buy now
12:10 pm William Grant Still: Prince and the Mermaid Suite
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
12:19 pm Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 425857 Buy now
12:38 pm Wilhelm Friedemann Bach: Flute Concerto
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Verena Fischer, flute
Archiv 471579 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 9 "L'adieu"
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 432303 Buy now
1:06 pm Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 37846 Buy now
1:15 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": Largo
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 421082 Buy now
1:29 pm Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80515 Buy now
1:41 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 39
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 427661 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 Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 "Scottish": 2nd movement
Berlin Philharmonic / James Levine
DG 427670 Buy now
6:07 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Il Cimento: Violin Concerto No. 10 "La caccia" ("The Hunt")
Raglan Baroque Players / Nicholas Kraemer
Monica Huggett, violin
Virgin 90803 Buy now
6:15 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Russian National Orchestra / Mikhail Pletnev
DG 439892 Buy now
6:22 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra / Murray Perahia
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 412 Buy now
6:40 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 5: Gavottes
Matt Haimovitz, cello
APM Recording Buy now
6:45 pm George Chadwick: Melpomene
Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic / Jose Serebrier
Reference 64 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Lang Yu conducts Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and excerpts from Puccini's "Turandot." PSO Principal Viola Randolph Kelly plays the Sonata per la Grand Viola by Paganini.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Symphony, Part IX - In this next chapter in our survey of the symphony, we will turn to Germany, Austria, and France during the turbulent years after the Great War. Bill will introduce us to symphonies by Hans Pfitzner, Albert Roussel, Franz Schmidt, and we will also hear a wonderful performance of Kurt Weill and Ira Gershwin's My Ship, sung by Dawn Upshaw.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm William Grant Still: Lyric Quartet: The Quiet One
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
10:06 pm Peter Warlock: Serenade to Frederick Delius
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
EMI 47812 Buy now
10:16 pm Caleb Burhans: Magnificat
Choir of Trinity Church, Wall Street
Caleb Burhans, organ
Cantaloupe 21094 Buy now
10:24 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 1
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 60276 Buy now
10:47 pm Grace Williams: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Groves
Lyrita 323 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Tobias Picker: Old and Lost Rivers
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62729 Buy now
11:06 pm Carter Pann: The Piano's 12 Sides: White Moon Over Water
Joel Hastings, piano
Naxos 559751 Buy now
11:16 pm Mason Bates: Liquid Interface
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas
Mason Bates, electronica
SFS 65 Buy now
11:41 pm Claude Debussy: L'Isle joyeuse (Joyous Isle)
Gilles Vonsattel, piano
Honens 201501 Buy now
11:48 pm Jean Sibelius: The Oceanides (Aallottaret)
Lahti Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1225 Buy now

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