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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Wilhelm Peterson-Berger: Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
12:06 am John Thomas: Autumn
Lipman Harp Duo
Sayo Lipman, harp
Naxos 570372 Buy now
12:13 am Anton Arensky: Intermezzo
USSR Symphony Orchestra / Evgeny Svetlanov
Melodiya 34167 Buy now
12:18 am Antonin Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Lyon National Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Anne Gastinel, cello
Naive 4969 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am Charles Alkan: Chamber Concerto No. 1
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 66717 Buy now
1:21 am George Chadwick: Aphrodite: Moonlight on Sea, Finale
Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic / Jose Serebrier
Reference 74 Buy now
1:27 am Felix Mendelssohn: Fair Melusina Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Thomas Beecham
EMI 63407 Buy now
1:38 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 1
Arion / Jaap ter Linden 7753 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Henry Purcell: Chacony (Chaconne)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390 Buy now
2:06 am Maurice Ravel: Minuet Antique
Orchestra of the Society of Conservatory Concerts / Andre Cluytens
EMI 69165 Buy now
2:15 am Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 63 "Loon Lake"
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Stewart Robertson
Naxos 559336 Buy now
2:42 am Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simon Rattle
EMI 55394 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Federico Mompou: Song and Dance No. 9
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 66963 Buy now
3:06 am Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 1 (after Corelli)
Academy of Ancient Music / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907261 Buy now
3:18 am Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto
New York Philharmonic / Kurt Masur
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 457075 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Eric Coates: London Suite: Knightsbridge March
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66968 Buy now
4:06 am Aaron Copland: The Red Pony Suite
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 64147 Buy now
4:21 am Frank Bridge: Suite for Strings
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8373 Buy now
4:42 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 12
Apollo Ensemble / John Hsu
Dorian 90226 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Thomas C. Kelly: Pastoral and Reel
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 Buy now
5:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 24
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 59 Buy now
5:17 am Arnold Schoenberg: Concerto After Handel
New York Chamber Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79145 Buy now
5:40 am Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Quatuor Via Nova
Lily Laskine, harp
Erato 71572 Buy now
5:52 am Gioacchino Rossini: Tancredi: Overture
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415363 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Jean Sibelius: Suite Mignonne: Polka and Epilogue
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 384 Buy now
6:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 5
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 58047 Buy now
6:20 am Traditional: Steal Away
Teldec 90878 Buy now
6:28 am Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2
Philharmonia Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 53289 Buy now
6:50 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 22
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 417592 Buy now
 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.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
From its home at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall, From the Top features an impressive group of teenage musicians many of whom are paying it forward with their music in their home community.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia for Strings
Venice Baroque Orchestra / Andrea Marcon
Archiv 6728 Buy now
10:16 am Howard Shore: Mythic Gardens
21st Century Chamber Orchestra / Ludwig Wicki
Sophie Shao, cello
Sony 48732 Buy now
10:41 am Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5032 Buy now
11:12 am Charlie Chaplin: The Great Dictator: Napoli March
Munich Symphony Orchestra / Francis Shaw
Silva 1021 Buy now
11:16 am John Barry: Chaplin: Main Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
11:28 am Franz Waxman: Philadelphia Story: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 708 Buy now
11:38 am John Morris: Young Frankenstein: Transylvanian Lullaby
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Nic Raine
Silva 1111 Buy now
11:47 am Elmer Bernstein: Ghostbusters
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:50 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: The Big W
Studio Orchestra
Rykodisc 10704 Buy now
11:54 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: Main Theme
Studio Orchestra
Rykodisc 10704 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Vittorio Monti: Csardas
London Festival Orchestra
Josef Sakonov, violin
London/Decca 444786 Buy now
12:06 pm Alexandre Desplat: Three Etudes: The Embrace
Gloria Cheng, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907635 Buy now
12:15 pm Jose Moncayo: Huapango
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra / Maximiano Valdez
Dorian 90227 Buy now
12:24 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Chamber Concerto
Marion Verbruggen, recorder
Harmonia Mundi 907046 Buy now
12:35 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 96 "Miracle"
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra / Adam Fischer
Nimbus 5135 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Wagner's "Der Fliegende Hollander"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm John Playford: Three Country Dances
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 1901039 Buy now
5:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Rondino for Winds
Radio Symphony Orchestra of Leipzig / (Selected members)
Berlin 9186 Buy now
5:14 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 98
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra / Adam Fischer
Nimbus 5199 Buy now
5:45 pm Hector Berlioz: Rob Roy: Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 421193 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Bernard Haitink conducts the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra in Schubert's Symphony No. 8. Baritone Christian Gerhaher and tenor Christian Elsner sing the Mahler "Das Lied von der Erde."
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Nocturne
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Martin West
Zuill Bailey, cello
Telarc 80724 Buy now
10:06 pm Domenico Cimarosa: Il matrimonio segreto: Overture
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Lance Friedel
Naxos 573418 Buy now
10:14 pm Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
Emerson String Quartet
DG 4795982 Buy now
10:43 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Gary Graffman, piano
Sony 37806 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Sigurd Islandsmoen: Forest Clearing
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
11:06 pm Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80309 Buy now
11:25 pm Michael Ippolito: Big Sky, Low Horizon
Attacca Quartet
Azica 71313 Buy now
11:33 pm Pedro Allende: Tonada No. 6
Pola Baytelman, piano
Albany 1116 Buy now
11:35 pm Pedro Allende: Tonada No. 7
Pola Baytelman, piano
Albany 1116 Buy now
11:39 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / James Levine
Matt Haimovitz, cello
DG 427323 Buy now

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