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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Clint Needham: On the Road: Nothing Behind Me
Francesca Anderegg, violin
New Focus 168 Buy now
12:06 am Andrew York: Pacific Coast Highway
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3163 Buy now
12:13 am John Adams: Hallelujah Junction
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
APM Recording Buy now
12:32 am Jeremy Turner: The Bear and the Squirrel
New Amsterdam 59 Buy now
12:39 am Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Telarc 80604 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:07 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Mass No. 11 "Missa in angustiis" (Lord Nelson Mass)
Danish National Concert Choir / Andras Schiff
European Broadcasting Union Recording Buy now
1:50 am Alexandre Tansman: Bassoon Sonatine
Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
Chandos 10521 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 "Serioso": 4th movement
Cypress String Quartet
Avie 2318 Buy now
2:06 am Niels Gade: Symphony No. 3
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 338 Buy now
2:35 am Hector Angulo: Yoruban Songs of Cuba
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757 Buy now
2:49 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Spring
English Chamber Orchestra / Nigel Kennedy
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 42738 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: March
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Philips 416362 Buy now
3:06 am Rachel Portman: Cider House Rules: Suite
Studio Orchestra / David Snell
Sony 89031 Buy now
3:19 am Franz Beck: Sinfonia No. 4
Toronto Chamber Orchestra / Kevin Mallon
Naxos 570799 Buy now
3:36 am Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Martha Argerich, piano
Philips 456700 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Henry Purcell: Three Parts on a Ground
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 8663 Buy now
4:06 am James Hewitt: Medley Overture
Sinfonia Finlandia Jyvaskyla / Patrick Gallois
Naxos 559654 Buy now
4:20 am Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63085 Buy now
4:42 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 2
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 415129 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Cecile Chaminade: The Past
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66846 Buy now
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Teldec 98442 Buy now
5:18 am Claude Debussy: Scottish March (Marche ecossaise)
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Jean Martinon
EMI 69587 Buy now
5:26 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 1
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56829 Buy now
5:44 am Frederic Chopin: Fantasy on Polish Airs
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Charles Mackerras
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 63371 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 Astor Piazzolla: Milonga del Angel
Ahn Trio
EMI 57357 Buy now
10:06 am John Stanley: Trumpet Voluntary
English Chamber Orchestra / Anthony Newman
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 60804 Buy now
10:10 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique": 2nd movement
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov
London/Decca 4830656 Buy now
10:20 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1
English Concert
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 427316 Buy now
10:39 am Maurice Ravel: Jeux d'eau (Fountains)
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
DG 15944 Buy now
10:45 am Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 9
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Philips 412724 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles: Poco Allegro
National Chamber Players / Lowell Graham
Klavier 11126 Buy now
11:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Turkish Rondo
Philharmonia Virtuosi / Richard Kapp
Sony 37216 Buy now
11:10 am Traditional Norwegian: The song of Roland; Sun-prayer; Dance from Vestfold
Trio Mediaeval
ECM 2003 Buy now
11:18 am Ottorino Respighi: Brazilian Impressions
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80356 Buy now
11:38 am Bernhard Crusell: Clarinet Concerto No. 3
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Martin Frost, clarinet
Bis 1723 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Johann Goldberg: Sonata for Two Violins: Gigue and Presto
Musica Alta Ripa
Dabringhaus 3090709 Buy now
12:06 pm Hector Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 73338 Buy now
12:17 pm Bela Fleck: Juno Concerto: Movement III
Colorado Symphony Orchestra / Jose Luis Gomez
Bela Fleck, banjo
Rounder 1166100200 Buy now
12:27 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 12
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
Hanssler 98204 Buy now
12:48 pm Johann Christian Bach: Oboe Quartet
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Denon 7119 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Erik Satie: Gymnopedie No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 442406 Buy now
1:06 pm Richard Wagner: Die Feen (The Fairies): Overture
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 Buy now
1:18 pm Tielman Susato: Dance Suite
Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble / Ludwig Guttler
Berlin 1090 Buy now
1:27 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Vocalise
Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Yuri Temirkanov
RCA 61281 Buy now
1:37 pm Franz Danzi: Concertante for Flute and Clarinet
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
James Galway, flute
RCA 61976 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. 40: 1st movement
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra / Adam Fischer
Nimbus 5321 Buy now
6:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 12 "Revolutionary"
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 413794 Buy now
6:09 pm Robert Fuchs: Serenade No. 1
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572222 Buy now
6:30 pm Stanley Myers: The Deer Hunter: Cavatina
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 439149 Buy now
6:35 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto: Finale
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 106 Buy now
6:46 pm Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen: Dance for the Fairies
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80424 Buy now
6:51 pm Adolphe Adam: If I Were King: Overture
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Lance Friedel
Naxos 573418 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Miguel del Aguila: Salon Buenos Aires: Samba
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge 9302 Buy now
7:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Duet No. 3
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67306 Buy now
7:10 pm Carl Busch: Four North American Legends: Omaha Indian Love Song
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
7:17 pm Alexander Borodin: String Quartet No. 2: Nocturne
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 439152 Buy now
7:27 pm George Frideric Handel: Berenice: Overture, Minuet and Gigue
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 410553 Buy now
7:35 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 3
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 423653 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm Carl Reinecke: Trio for Piano, Oboe, and Horn: Adagio
Dallas Chamber Players
Klavier 11050 Buy now
8:06 pm Jean-Marie Leclair: Violin Concerto No. 4
Collegium Musicum 90
Simon Standage, violin
Chandos 564 Buy now
8:20 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Great Mass: Kyrie
Dresden State Orchestra / Peter Schreier
Barbara Hendricks, soprano
Philips 426273 Buy now
8:28 pm Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 414487 Buy now
8:38 pm Gabriel Pierne: Ballet de Cour
Chamber Music Palm Beach
Klavier 11142 Buy now
 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
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Francis Poulenc: Figure Humaine: Liberte
12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 8501 Buy now
10:06 pm Domenico Cimarosa: Oboe Concerto
I Musici
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 420189 Buy now
10:16 pm Ola Gjeilo: The Spheres (Kyrie eleison)
Phoenix Chorale / Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
10:22 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 445282 Buy now
10:36 pm Johann Hummel: Piano Quintet
Minneapolis Artists Ensemble
GM 2025 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 1: 2nd movement
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Marc Soustrot
Naxos 573138 Buy now
11:06 pm John Ireland: Sarnia: In a May Morning
Orchestra of the Swan / David Curtis
Naxos 571372 Buy now
11:14 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 45 "Farewell"
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80156 Buy now
11:49 pm Edward Elgar: Grania and Diarmid Incidental Music
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simon Rattle
EMI 55001 Buy now

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