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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am William Alwyn: Concerto Grosso No. 2: 1st movement
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 Buy now
12:06 am E.J. Moeran: String Quartet No. 1
Vanbrugh String Quartet
ASV 1045 Buy now
12:26 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto
I Solisti Veneti / Claudio Scimone
James Galway, flute
RCA 7928 Buy now
12:37 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
North German Radio Symphony / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 437506 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johannes Brahms: Ballade No. 1
Canadian Brass
Opening Day 7415 Buy now
1:06 am Anonymous: Folia
El Mundo / Richard Savino
Dorian 92131 Buy now
1:14 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Cleveland Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 414159 Buy now
1:35 am Francisco Mignone: Congada
Wurttemberg Philharmonic Reutlingen / Gabriel Castagna
Chandos 10675 Buy now
1:40 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 3
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 453743 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Miguel del Aguila: Salon Buenos Aires: Samba
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge 9302 Buy now
2:06 am Frederick Delius: North Country Sketches
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9355 Buy now
2:38 am Franz Schubert: String Quartet No. 12 "Quartettsatz"
Belcea Quartet
EMI 57419 Buy now
2:48 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Sony 46355 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Zhao Jiping: Summer in the High Grassland
Silk Road Ensemble
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93962 Buy now
3:06 am Francis Poulenc: Flute Sonata
Nicole Esposito, flute
MSR 1540 Buy now
3:19 am Conni Ellisor: Blackberry Winter
Nashville Chamber Orchestra / Paul Gambill
Stephen Seifert, mountain dulcimer and Tennessee music box
Warner 46739 Buy now
3:37 am Johan Svendsen: Two Swedish Folk Tunes
Orchestra of the Mill / Andrew Penny
Lydian 18132 Buy now
3:43 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 2
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Vincenzo Bellini: I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Capulets and Montagues): Sinfonia
Orchestra of St. Cecilia / Myung-Whun Chung
DG 471566 Buy now
4:06 am Alan Hovhaness: Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80392 Buy now
4:14 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Souvenir of a Beloved Place: Meditation
Israeli Virtuosi
Maxim Vengerov, violin
EMI 57164 Buy now
4:26 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 45 "Farewell"
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 443777 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Claude Debussy: King Lear: Overture and Fanfare
Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg / Louis de Froment
Vox 5053 Buy now
5:06 am Franz Schubert: Rondo for Violin and Piano
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 64528 Buy now
5:23 am Johan Roman: Sinfonia
Orpheus Chamber Ensemble
Bis 284 Buy now
5:33 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 1
Vienna Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 429762 Buy now
5:43 am Gabriel Faure: Pavane
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 421440 Buy now
5:51 am Niels Gade: Symphony No. 7: Finale
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 355 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 William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
10:06 am Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simon Rattle
EMI 55394 Buy now
10:23 am Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 4
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4791039 Buy now
10:27 am Franz Beck: Sinfonia No. 2
Toronto Chamber Orchestra / Kevin Mallon
Naxos 570799 Buy now
10:44 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Ennio Morricone: Once Upon a Time in America
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1057 Buy now
11:06 am Aaron Copland: Simple Gifts
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89667 Buy now
11:09 am Yuquijiro Yocoh: Sakura Variations
John Williams, guitar
JCW 2 Buy now
11:18 am Michel Camilo: Piano Concerto
BBC Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Michel Camilo, piano
London/Decca 468817 Buy now
11:49 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Quintet: 4th movement
Mendelssohn String Quartet
Charles Neidich, bassett horn
MusicMasters 60178 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Harold Arlen: Over the Rainbow
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8733 Buy now
12:06 pm Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf: Concerto for Double Bass
Dvorak Chamber Orchestra / Frantisek Vajnar
Frantisek Posta, double bass
Supraphon 110951 Buy now
12:25 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Bobby McFerrin
Bobby McFerrin, vocal
Sony 64600 Buy now
12:33 pm Edvard Grieg: Norwegian Dances Nos. 2-4
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Petri Sakari
Chandos 9028 Buy now
12:47 pm Christoph Schaffrath: Oboe Sonata
Berlin Baroque Trio
Berlin 9184 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Tale of Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80107 Buy now
1:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings
Venice Baroque Orchestra / Andrea Marcon
Archiv 6728 Buy now
1:13 pm Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Allegri String Quartet
Vanessa McKeand, harp
Virgin 90721 Buy now
1:26 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 4
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 471488 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 Juan Arriaga: Symphony: Finale
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 Buy now
6:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Guitar Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Charles Groves
John Williams, guitar
Sony 45610 Buy now
6:16 pm Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Smithsonian Chamber Players / Kenneth Slowik
DHM 68859 Buy now
6:25 pm Antonin Dvorak: Carnival Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra / Carlo Maria Giulini
EMI 68628 Buy now
6:35 pm Joachim Nikolas Eggert: Symphony No. 2: Finale
Gavle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Korsten
Naxos 8.573378 Buy now
6:46 pm George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 8
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
EMI 69337 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 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 Pietro Locatelli: Violin Sonata No. 2: Allegro
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363 Buy now
10:06 pm Charles Tomlinson Griffes: The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3099 Buy now
10:17 pm Moritz Moszkowski: Don Juan and Faust: Six airs de ballet
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Martin West
Reference Recordings 138 Buy now
10:32 pm George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 2
English Chamber Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 454363 Buy now
10:43 pm Josef Suk: Piano Trio
Suk Trio
Supraphon 111874 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Eric Coates: London Again Suite: Mayfair
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
EMI 4456 Buy now
11:06 pm Jean Eichner: Harp Concerto
Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra / Stefan Fraas
Silke Aichhorn, harp
CPO 777835 Buy now
11:23 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 82 "The Bear"
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 462111 Buy now
11:49 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Six Studies in English Folk Song
Eileen Croxford, cello
EMI 65100 Buy now

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