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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Behzad Ranjbaran: Moto Perpetuo
Sejong Soloists
Naxos 570353 Buy now
12:06 am Eric Whitacre: This Marriage
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 67543 Buy now
12:10 am Loris Tjeknavorian: Fantastic Dances: Festive Dance
Tara Kamangar, piano
Delos 3471 Buy now
12:12 am Loris Tjeknavorian: Fantastic Dances: Dance of Ecstasy
Tara Kamangar, piano
Delos 3471 Buy now
12:16 am Loris Tjeknavorian: Fantastic Dances: Lyrical Dance
Tara Kamangar, piano
Delos 3471 Buy now
12:19 am Reza Vali: Flute Concerto: 2nd movement
Boston Modern Orchestra Project / Gil Rose
Alberto Almarza, flute
Naxos 557224 Buy now
12:37 am Colin Jacobsen: The Flowers of Esfahan
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 18309 Buy now
12:45 am Kamran Ince: (Gloria) Everywhere
Warner 46364 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johann Hummel: Piano Trio: Finale
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 446077 Buy now
1:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana / Juraj Valcuha
Jorg Widmann, clarinet
European Broadcasting Union Recording Buy now
1:36 am Antonin Dvorak: Romance
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Pinchas Zukerman
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
DG 4795983 Buy now
1:50 am George Frideric Handel: Harp Concerto
Seattle Baroque Orchestra / Stephen Stubbs
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2541 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Maurice Ravel: Noble and Sentimental Waltzes: No. 8
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 46734 Buy now
2:06 am Gioacchino Rossini: Otello: Ballet Music
Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra / Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422843 Buy now
2:27 am Esteban Daza: Fantasia No. 3
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 Buy now
2:29 am Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations
Vienna Philharmonic / Georg Solti
London/Decca 452853 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am William Grant Still: Prelude: 2nd movement
New Zealand String Quartet
Alexa Still, flute
Koch 7192 Buy now
3:06 am Giuseppe Demachi: Sinfonia "Le campane di Roma" ("Bells of Rome")
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 63430 Buy now
3:24 am Chen Pei-xun: Ode to the Snow
China National Symphony Orchestra / Zuohuang Chen
Philips 446417 Buy now
3:33 am Franz Liszt: Symphonic Poem No. 12 "Die Ideale"
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
EMI 68598 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am John Field: Scottish Rondo
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 9315 Buy now
4:06 am Paul Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 421523 Buy now
4:28 am Gomidas Vartabed: Song of the Partridge
Chamber Players of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra / Eduard Topchjan
Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano
Nonesuch 511487 Buy now
4:29 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 1
Eduardo Eguez, lute
MA Records 54 Buy now
4:46 am Aaron Copland: Saga of the Prairies
Pacific Symphony Orchestra / Keith Clark
Albany 64 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Vittorio Monti: Csardas
London Festival Orchestra
Josef Sakonov, violin
London/Decca 444786 Buy now
5:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "Twinkle, Twinkle" Variations (Ah, vous dirai-je, maman)
Jeno Jando, piano
Naxos 550258 Buy now
5:19 am Pietro Locatelli: Concerto No. 12
Raglan Baroque Players / Elizabeth Wallfisch
Hyperion 67041 Buy now
5:31 am Franz Doppler: Hungarian Pastoral Fantasy
Tokyo Concert Orchestra / Shigenobu Yamaoka
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 34559 Buy now
5:43 am Richard Wagner: Tannhauser: Overture
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 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 Pietro Locatelli: Violin Sonata No. 11: 1st movement
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363 Buy now
10:06 am Manuel de Falla: La Vida Breve: Dance No. 1
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 44723 Buy now
10:10 am Antonin Dvorak: The Noonday Witch
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
Sony 64303 Buy now
10:25 am Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Contredanses
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Tilson Thomas
Sony 45651 Buy now
10:36 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 63 "Sunrise"
Amadeus Quartet
DG 415867 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Antonio Bazzini: The Dance of the Goblins (La ronde des Lutins)
Itzhak Perlman, violin
RCA 62516 Buy now
11:06 am Carl Stamitz: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9358 Buy now
11:23 am Ernest Farrar: English Pastoral Impressions
Philharmonia Orchestra / Alasdair Mitchell
Chandos 9586 Buy now
11:39 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake)
German Brass
EMI 47430 Buy now
11:45 am Josef Foerster: In the Mountains: Sunny Day
Osnabruck Symphony Orchestra / Hermann Baumer
Dabringhaus 6321493 Buy now
11:51 am Domenico Cimarosa: The Italian Girl in London: Overture
Toronto Chamber Orchestra / Kevin Mallon
Naxos 570279 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Alfred Hill: Symphony No. 5: Allegro "The Carnival"
Queensland Symphony Orchestra / Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 Buy now
12:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 431771 Buy now
12:23 pm Traditional: Susato's Up the Creek/Cripple Creek
Orchestra of Unmitigated Gaul / Kirk Elliott
Pipistrelle Music 1411 Buy now
12:29 pm Richard Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
German Opera Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 469008 Buy now
12:50 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Concert Piece for Clarinet and Basset Horn
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 47233 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 Buy now
1:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 1
Keith Jarrett, piano
ECM 1530 Buy now
1:19 pm Traditional Catalan: El mariner (The Sailor)
Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
ECM 2227 Buy now
1:27 pm Josef Myslivecek: Overture
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418 Buy now
1:38 pm Antonin Dvorak: Rusalka Fantasy
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Reference 720 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 Sergei Rachmaninoff: Aleko: Women's Dance
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 69025 Buy now
6:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio
Ensemble Clarimonia
Charles Neidich, clarinet
Bremen Radiohall 1402 Buy now
6:13 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 2 "Characteristic": Scherzo burlesque
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
6:20 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 16164 Buy now
6:37 pm Sulkhan Tsintsadze: Miniatures
Georgian Chamber Orchestra / Lisa Batiashvili
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sony 33400 Buy now
6:51 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 20
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10798 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm John Playford: Portsmouth
Maggie's Music 216 Buy now
7:06 pm Gaetano Donizetti: Concertino for Oboe and Orchestra
Rias Symphony / Jiri Starek
Gunther Passin, oboe
Schwann 311121 Buy now
7:14 pm Charles Gounod: Romeo and Juliet: Va! je t'ai pardonne...Nuit d'hymenee
RAI National Symphony Orchestra / Eveline Pido
Vittorio Grigolo, tenor
Sony 75658 Buy now
7:27 pm Franz Liszt: Les Preludes
Vienna Philharmonic / Valery Gergiev
DG 4764211 Buy now
7:42 pm Scott Joplin: Solace (A Mexican Serenade)
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 47170 Buy now
7:51 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Il viaggio a Reims (The Journey to Rheims): Overture
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 400049 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm Trevor Duncan: The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67148 Buy now
8:06 pm Claude Debussy: Danse
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Alberto Zedda
Virgin 61104 Buy now
8:11 pm Traditional: Ribers No. 8
Danish String Quartet
Dacapo 226081 Buy now
8:16 pm Robert Volkmann: Symphony No. 2
North West German Philharmonic / Werner Andreas Albert
CPO 999151 Buy now
8:41 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 9
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 473689 Buy now
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
To the Finland Station: Exploration of Russian Music, Part 2 - This week is the second part in our two-week journey into the hidden phrases and chords that these Russian musicians used to express their inner thoughts and creativity on this historical path.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Giacomo Meyerbeer: The Prophet: Ballet of the Skaters: Quadrilles des patineurs
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Michal Nesterowicz
Naxos 573076 Buy now
10:06 pm Luigi Boccherini: Quintettino "La musica notturna di Madrid"
Quinteto Boccherini
Ensayo 3403 Buy now
10:19 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 40
Gilbert Kalish, piano
Nonesuch 79162 Buy now
10:31 pm Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 61846 Buy now
10:43 pm Johann Stamitz: Trumpet Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 420203 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: 2 Bagatelles
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80423 Buy now
11:06 pm Edward Elgar: Dream Children
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 7029 Buy now
11:15 pm Traditional Irish: The Irish Session Suite
Kevin Burke, violin
Loftus 4 Buy now
11:39 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 66969 Buy now

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