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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Carl Schimmel: Roadshow for Otto: The Clown Mandeville; Camel and Monkey
Alex Sopp, flute
New Focus 167 Buy now
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Musical Joke (Ein musikalischer Spass): Adagio
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907280 Buy now
12:14 am Gioacchino Rossini: Duetto buffo di due gatti (Cats' Duet)
Felicity Lott, soprano
EMI 54411 Buy now
12:18 am Camille Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Salut Salon
Warner 93076 Buy now
12:23 am Mason Bates: Anthology of Fantastic Zoology
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Muti
CSO 9011601 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Valentin Silvestrov: Postludium No. 4
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra / Thomas Sanderling
Elisaveta Blumina, piano
Grand Piano 678 Buy now
1:06 am Maurice Ravel: La Valse
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Stephane Deneve
European Broadcasting Union Recording Buy now
1:20 am Louis Couperin: Portrait of Mr. Blancrocher
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
DHM 77371 Buy now
1:29 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Seattle Symphony 30838 Buy now
1:38 am Arnold Rosner: Responses, Hosanna and Fugue
Philharmonia Orchestra / David Amos
Harmonia Mundi 906012 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am John Playford: Three Country Dances
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 1901039 Buy now
2:06 am Ernest Bloch: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Amadeus Chamber Orchestra / Agnieszka Duczmal
CPO 999096 Buy now
2:28 am Gotthard Odermatt: Ete (Summer)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
London/Decca 4782564 Buy now
2:40 am Ottorino Respighi: The Birds
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Louis Lane
Telarc 80443 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Erkki Melartin: Sleeping Beauty: Jubilee March
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
3:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421640 Buy now
3:28 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1
Dresden State Orchestra / Giuseppe Sinopoli
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 56535 Buy now
3:53 am Frederick Delius: Irmelin Prelude
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641 Buy now
4:06 am Robert Schumann: Hermann and Dorothea Overture
Polish National Radio Orchestra / Johannes Wildner
Naxos 550608 Buy now
4:17 am Arthur Honegger: Summer Pastorale
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Virgin 91486 Buy now
4:25 am Alexander Glazunov: Idyll
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Werner Andreas Albert
Marie Luise Neunecker, horn
Schwann 313572 Buy now
4:33 am Johann Hummel: String Quartet No. 1
Delme String Quartet
Hyperion 66568 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
5:06 am Frederic Chopin: Polonaise No. 2
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5615 Buy now
5:14 am Giovanni Legrenzi: 3 Balletti e Correnti
La Serenissima / Adrian Chandler
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2106 Buy now
5:23 am Hamilton Harty: In Ireland Fantasy
Camerata Bariloche
Chris Norman, flute
Dorian 90250 Buy now
5:33 am Georg Anton Benda: Symphony No. 5
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Christian Benda
Naxos 553408 Buy now
5:47 am Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra / Aleksander Lazarev
Erato 91723 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 Alwyn: Serenade: Finale
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 Buy now
10:06 am Franz Liszt: Etude No. 3 "Un Sospiro" (A Sigh)
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11133 Buy now
10:12 am Richard Strauss: The Bourgeois Gentleman: Minuet of Lully
Winterthur Music Collegium / Douglas Boyd
Dabringhaus 9011738 Buy now
10:16 am Samuel Barber: School for Scandal Overture
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8958 Buy now
10:26 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Winter
Raglan Baroque Players / Nicholas Kraemer
Monica Huggett, violin
Virgin 91147 Buy now
10:35 am Jean-Baptiste Krumpholtz: Harp Concerto No. 5
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Harmonia Mundi 8902276 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Eric Coates: Dance of the Orange Blossoms
East of England Orchestra / Malcolm Nabarro
ASV 2075 Buy now
11:06 am Francesco Geminiani: Scots Airs
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5010 Buy now
11:15 am Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 4
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 28787 Buy now
11:22 am Arvo Part: Triodion
Tallis Scholars / Peter Phillips
Gimell 49 Buy now
11:37 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Aranjuez Concerto
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 4810652 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Roman Hoffstetter: Serenade
Philharmonia Virtuosi / Richard Kapp
Sony 37216 Buy now
12:06 pm Mikhail Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmila: Overture
London Horns / Geoffrey Simon
Cala 112 Buy now
12:12 pm John Marsh: Conversation Symphony for Two Orchestras
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 10458 Buy now
12:25 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 5
Zuill Bailey, cello
Telarc 80740 Buy now
12:47 pm Gustav Holst: Second Suite
Dallas Wind Symphony / Howard Dunn
Reference 39 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 50: Minuet
Leipzig String Quartet
Dabringhaus 3071723 Buy now
1:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63162 Buy now
1:12 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Violin Sonata No. 1
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 82026 Buy now
1:36 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Oboe Concerto
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Douglas Boyd, oboe
DG 429225 Buy now
1:49 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 572304 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 George Frideric Handel: Amadigi di Gaula: Sento la gioia (I feel the joy)
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 40329 Buy now
6:06 pm George Gershwin: Prelude No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 56890 Buy now
6:08 pm Percy Grainger: Country Gardens
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Kenneth Montgomery
Chandos 8377 Buy now
6:13 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30
Igor Levit, piano
Sony 70387 Buy now
6:33 pm Alexandre Desplat: Philomena: Suite
Studio Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
London/Decca 20213 Buy now
6:49 pm Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1: Finale
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Franz Schmidt: Notre Dame: Intermezzo
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Erato 88103 Buy now
7:06 pm Heitor Villa-Lobos: Prelude No. 1
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 420245 Buy now
7:11 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 208: Sheep May Safely Graze
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 8578305 Buy now
7:19 pm Antonio Vivaldi: L'Estro Armonico: Concerto No. 6 for Violin
Brecon Baroque
Rachel Podger, violin
Channel Classics 36515 Buy now
7:27 pm Aram Khachaturian: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
London Symphony Orchestra / Stanley Black
London/Decca 417062 Buy now
7:38 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Piano Concerto No. 1
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
RCA 68219 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quintet
Trio Pasquier
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 47230 Buy now
8:06 pm Johann Christian Bach: Sinfonia
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / David Zinman
Philips 442275 Buy now
8:16 pm Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra: Iberia
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5720 Buy now
8:38 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 63 "La Roxelane"
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 427337 Buy now
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Outward Bound - Afoot and lighthearted Bill takes to the open road with the world before him. In the steps of Walt Whitman he explores the relationship of man to nature as expressed in music. Works include Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony, Strauss' Alpine Symphony, and Villa-Lobos' Bachianas Brasileiras. Join us on this musical path.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Alan Hovhaness: Prayer of Saint Gregory
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra / Richard Auldon Clark
Chris Gekker, trumpet
Koch 7311 Buy now
10:06 pm Arnold Bax: Summer Music
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557320 Buy now
10:15 pm Johann Fasch: Recorder Concerto
Ensemble Marsyas
Pamela Thorby, recorder
Linn 467 Buy now
10:24 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
Vienna Philharmonic / Carlos Kleiber
DG 449745 Buy now
10:50 pm Philip Glass: Etude No. 5
Lavinia Meijer, harp
Sony 35143 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Karl Jenkins: Cantata Memoria: Lament for the Valley
Sinfonia Cymru / Karl Jenkins
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 4796486 Buy now
11:06 pm Lou Harrison: Suite for Symphonic Strings: selections
American Composers Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
Argo 444560 Buy now
11:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Cleveland Orchestra / Mitsuko Uchida
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
London/Decca 13276 Buy now
11:51 pm Mauro Giuliani: Grande Overture
David Starobin, guitar
Bridge 9029 Buy now

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