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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Kim Heindel, lautenwerk
Dorian 80126 Buy now
12:06 am Carl Maria von Weber: Grand Duo Concertant
David Shifrin, clarinet
Delos 3194 Buy now
12:30 am Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Strings
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415364 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Aaron Copland: The Red Pony Suite: The Gift
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61699 Buy now
1:06 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel: Evening Prayer
Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra / Andre Kostelanetz
Sony 44999 Buy now
1:10 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Lars Vogt, piano
Ondine 1204 Buy now
1:33 am Franz Liszt: Symphonic Poem No. 12 "Die Ideale"
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
EMI 68598 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Jean Francaix: Octet: 3rd movement
Gaudier Ensemble
Hyperion 67036 Buy now
2:06 am Muzio Clementi: Sonata for Two Pianos
Anagnoson & Kinton, duo pianos
Opening Day 7432 Buy now
2:22 am Marcel Tyberg: Symphony No. 3
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572236 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Niccolo Paganini: Caprice No. 24
Nicola Hall, guitar
London/Decca 430839 Buy now
3:06 am Gustav Holst: The splendor falls
Holst Singers
Hyperion 66705 Buy now
3:09 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 2
Joseph Kalichstein, piano
Koch 7724 Buy now
3:43 am Jean Sibelius: Lemminkainen and the Maidens of Saari
Lahti Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1015 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet No. 1: Finale
La Magnifica Comunita
Brilliant 93820 Buy now
4:06 am Franz Krommer: Symphony No. 4
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9275 Buy now
4:37 am Enrique Granados: Goyescas: Maiden and the Nightingale
Orion Weiss, piano
SELF PROD 443 Buy now
4:44 am Gaspar Cassado: Sonata in the Old Spanish Style
I Musici Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Benjamin Godard: Suite of Three Pieces: Idylle
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Susan Milan, flute
Chandos 8840 Buy now
5:06 am Richard Strauss: Serenade for Winds
Minnesota Orchestra / Edo de Waart
Virgin 91102 Buy now
5:16 am Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Herbert Blomstedt
EMI 69758 Buy now
5:30 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 64
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc 80415 Buy now
5:50 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Concerto Andaluz for 4 Guitars: 1st movement
Delaware Symphony Orchestra / David Amado
Telarc 31754 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
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 10 AM - 2 PM
Mid-day Classics
with Bryan Sejvar
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 2 PM - 6 PM
Afternoon Classics
with Anna Singer
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 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 Buy now
6:07 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake)
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80584 Buy now
6:12 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14: Presto
Miro Quartet
MQM 2909 Buy now
6:19 pm Ottorino Respighi: The Birds
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533 Buy now
6:40 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni: Dalla sua pace
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Philips 422545 Buy now
6:43 pm Howard Hanson: Merry Mount Suite
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80649 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts the Orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and soloist in Verdi's Requiem
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Dmitri Shostakovich, part II - This week we conclude our two-part series on the life and times of Dmitri Shostakovich - from his later symphonies to the Jazz Suite No. 2
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Gareth Walters: Divertimento: Lento Cantabile
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
CBC 5227 Buy now
10:06 pm Franz Schubert: Du bist die Ruh (You are repose)
Signum Quartet
Pentatone 673 Buy now
10:10 pm Edward Elgar: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim
London/Decca 4789353 Buy now
10:25 pm Johann Christian Bach: Oboe Concerto
Amsterdam Sinfonietta / Jaap ter Linden
Pauline Oostenrijk, oboe
Challenge 72506 Buy now
10:44 pm Frederic Chopin: Fantasy on Polish Airs
Philharmonia Orchestra / Neville Marriner
Misha Dichter, piano
Philips 411123 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm John Tavener: The Veil of the Temple: Mother of God, Here I Stand
O/Modernt Chamber Orchestra / Hugo Ticciati
Signum 532 Buy now
11:06 pm Caleb Burhans: Yahrzeit
American Contemporary Music Ensemble
Dorian 92211 Buy now
11:19 pm David Lang: increase
Alarm Will Sound / Alan Pierson
Cantaloupe 21139 Buy now
11:30 pm Johann Johannsson: Englaborn: Odi et Amo
Theatre of Voices
DG 4799841 Buy now
11:38 pm Philip Glass: Echorus
Curtis 20/21 Ensemble / Vinay Parameswaran
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 146 Buy now
11:47 pm Glenn Branca: Freeform
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra / Christian von Borries
Point 446505 Buy now
11:47 pm Glenn Branca: Freeform
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra / Christian von Borries
Point 446505 Buy now

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