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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Stradivaria
Cypres 1633 Buy now
 
12:06 am Edward Elgar: Introduction and Allegro
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5210 Buy now
 
12:20 am Jean Francaix: L'Horloge de Flore (The Flower Clock)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
London/Decca 4782564 Buy now
 
12:38 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 49 "La Passione"
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Alpha 670 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:06 am Alexander Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 68132 Buy now
 
1:15 am Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Trio No. 1
David Golub, piano
Arabesque 6643 Buy now
 
1:44 am Jean Sibelius: Belshazzar's Feast Suite
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 359 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Charles Koechlin: On Distant Waves (Sur les flots lointains)
Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic / Leif Segerstam
Marco Polo 223704 Buy now
 
2:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Song: Pimpinella
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre / Valery Gergiev
Anna Netrebko, soprano
DG 8153 Buy now
 
2:11 am Alexander von Zemlinsky: Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid)
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / John Storgards
Ondine 1237 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Edward MacDowell: Woodland Sketches (selected)
Paula Robison, flute
MusicMasters 60115 Buy now
 
3:06 am Ludovico Einaudi: Divenire
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Clark Rundell
Mari Samuelsen, violin
Mercury 4811487 Buy now
 
3:14 am Franz Liszt: Symphonic Poem No. 6 "Mazeppa"
New York Philharmonic / Kurt Masur
Teldec 77547 Buy now
 
3:31 am Johannes Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 1
Stefan Jackiw, violin
Sony 63769 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Edward Elgar: Night Song
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8371 Buy now
 
4:06 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Sonata for Strings
Berlin Baroque Soloists / Rainer Kussmaul
DG 5761 Buy now
 
4:16 am Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / James Levine
DG 439912 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Manuel de Falla: Four Spanish Pieces: Montanesa
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902099 Buy now
 
5:06 am Charles Gounod: Petite Symphony
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
 
5:28 am Alan Hovhaness: Concerto for Harp and String Orchestra
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530 Buy now
 
5:48 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Arne Eggen: Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
 
6:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421640 Buy now
 
6:28 am Ernest Chausson: La Tempete (The Tempest)
Belgian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Chandos 8369 Buy now
 
6:38 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3
Orchestra Mozart / Claudio Abbado
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Archiv 4777371 Buy now
 
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 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.
 
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 9 AM
 
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
From Kleinhan's Music Hall in Buffalo, New York, From the Top joins with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra in an exciting episode that features four concerto movements with teenage soloists. Plus Christopher O'Riley joins with Buffalo Philharmonic Concertmaster Dennis Kim in a rousing Brahms Horn Trio with an outstanding 18-year-old French Horn player.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra / Jeff Tyzik
Jon Nakamatsu, piano
Harmonia Mundi 807441 Buy now
 
10:26 am Henryk Wieniawski: Legende
Vienna Philharmonic / James Levine
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
 
10:35 am Felix Mendelssohn: Song without Words No. 30 "Spring Song"
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
 
10:38 am Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde: Von der jugend
Philharmonia Orchestra / Otto Klemperer
Fritz Wunderlich, tenor
EMI 47231 Buy now
 
10:42 am Claude Debussy: Printemps (Spring)
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
Sony 68327 Buy now
 
11:07 am Mark Isham: A River Runs Through It: Main Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
 
11:11 am John Barry: Dances With Wolves
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80474 Buy now
 
11:19 am John Barry: Out of Africa: Flight over Africa
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Joel McNeely
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
 
11:25 am Alfred Newman: How the West Was Won
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80141 Buy now
 
11:34 am Bernard Herrmann: Journey to the Center of the Earth: selections
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Bernard Herrmann
London/Decca 443899 Buy now
 
11:41 am Victor Young: Around the World in 80 Days: Overture
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
 
11:47 am John Williams: Return of the Jedi: Parade of the Ewoks
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
RCA 68774 Buy now
 
11:49 am Maurice Jarre: A Passage to India: Suite
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Maurice Jarre
Milan 35980 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Carl Friedrich Abel: Overture No. 5: Andante
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
 
12:06 pm Maurice Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso (Morning Song of the Jester)
Paris Orchestra / Jean Martinon
EMI 69567 Buy now
 
12:15 pm Luigi Boccherini: Cello Concerto No. 6
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 447022 Buy now
 
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of Pittsburgh Opera's upcoming production of "The Summer King", including artist interviews and musical excerpts.
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin"
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 430226 Buy now
 
5:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Quintet
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 601 Buy now
 
5:25 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Andre Watts, piano
Telarc 80386 Buy now
 
5:50 pm Felicien David: Autumn Soiree No. 5
Limoges Baroque Ensemble
Laborie 11 Buy now
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
SymphonyCast
with Allison Young
Carlos Kalmar conducts the Oregon Symphony in Currier's "Microsymph" and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9. Yefim Bronfman plays the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme: Si, mi chiamano Mimi (They call me Mimi)
Orchestra of the Royal Theater, Torino / John Mauceri
Angela Gheorghiu, soprano
London/Decca 467632 Buy now
 
10:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 11
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Chandos 9284 Buy now
 
10:31 pm John Knowles Paine: Shakespeare's Tempest
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559747 Buy now
 
10:52 pm Frederic Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 "Heroic"
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 466357 Buy now
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
 
11:06 pm Carl Nielsen: The Dream of Gunnar
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 Buy now
 
11:18 pm Robert Schumann: Violin Concerto
Gottinger Symphony Orchestra / Christoph-Mathias Mueller
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 144 Buy now
 
11:49 pm Richard Strauss: Serenade for Winds
Eastman Wind Ensemble / Frederick Fennell
Mercury 434399 Buy now
 
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