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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Shawn Kirchner: Tu voz
Conspirare / Craig Hella Johnson
Harmonia Mundi 807637 Buy now
 
12:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Songs My Mother Taught Me
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 87894 Buy now
 
12:09 am Robert Schumann: Arabesque
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 414474 Buy now
 
12:17 am Cesar Franck: Symphony
Paris Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov
Philips 432096 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Sergei Prokofiev: Cinderella: End of the Fairy Tale
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8450 Buy now
 
1:06 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Sonatina
Andrea Lieberknecht, flute
Dabringhaus 9051540 Buy now
 
1:19 am William Alwyn: Suite of Scottish Dances
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570704 Buy now
 
1:28 am Camille Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto No. 3
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Kent Nagano
Andrew Wan, violin
Analekta 8770 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am John Thomas: David of the White Rock
Sebastien Lipman, harp
Naxos 570372 Buy now
 
2:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 46
Lang Lang, piano
Telarc 80524 Buy now
 
2:19 am Gustav Holst: A Winter Idyll
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
 
2:29 am Alexander Borodin: Petite Suite
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9386 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Agustin Barrios: Ca'azapa (Popular Paraguayan Song)
Berta Rojas, guitar
ON Music 7488 Buy now
 
3:06 am Ernest Chausson: La Tempete (The Tempest)
Belgian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Chandos 8369 Buy now
 
3:16 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 10
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Warner 61948 Buy now
 
3:46 am Edward Elgar: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim
London/Decca 4789353 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Lou Harrison: Elegy, to Calvin Simmons
California Symphony / Barry Jekowsky
Argo 455590 Buy now
 
4:06 am Robert Schumann: Hermann and Dorothea Overture
Polish National Radio Orchestra / Johannes Wildner
Naxos 550608 Buy now
 
4:16 am Arvo Part: Kanon Pokajanen (Canon of Repentance): Prayer
Vox Clamantis / Jaan-Eik Tulve
Jaanika Kuusik, soprano
ECM 2466 Buy now
 
4:27 am Antonin Dvorak: Cypresses
Cleveland Quartet
Pro Arte 237 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 1: Gavotte
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
 
5:06 am Claude Debussy: Jeux (Games)
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Jean Martinon
EMI 69588 Buy now
 
5:26 am Johannes Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 2
Pamela Frank, violin
London/Decca 455643 Buy now
 
5:47 am John Jenkins: Six Airs
New York Kammermusiker / Ilonna Pederson
Dorian 90189 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Anonymous: Child Grove; Easter Thursday; The Beggar Boy
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907101 Buy now
 
6:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 13: Finale
Guarneri Quartet
RCA 60458 Buy now
 
6:16 am Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 4
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8581 Buy now
 
6:36 am Mauro Giuliani: Guitar Concerto No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 420780 Buy now
 
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 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.
 
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 9 AM
 
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
From the Long Center in Austin, Texas this week's From the Top with Host Christopher O'Riley brings a show filled with amazing performances and inspiring stories from some of America's best young classical musicians including a young oboist who is also a world champion knife thrower and a 17-year-old violist who discovered that one piece of music can change your life.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Cafe Zimmermann
Celine Frisch, harpsichord
Alpha 13 Buy now
 
10:28 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake)
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Nonesuch 558933 Buy now
 
10:33 am Franz Danzi: Wind Quintet
Academia Wind Quintet
Supraphon 111264 Buy now
 
10:49 am Edvard Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar: Homage March
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 46668 Buy now
 
11:07 am Franz Waxman: Hotel Berlin: Cafe Waltzes
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 438685 Buy now
 
11:16 am Franz Waxman: Bride of Frankenstein
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80189 Buy now
 
11:22 am Franz Waxman: Captains Courageous: Suite
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 Buy now
 
11:30 am Franz Waxman: Rebecca: Suite
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1030 Buy now
 
11:38 am Franz Waxman: The Nun's Story: Suite
Queensland Symphony Orchestra / Richard Mills
Varese Sarabande 5257 Buy now
 
11:51 am Franz Waxman: Sunset Boulevard: Selections
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 708 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Giacomo Puccini: Minuet No. 1
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
 
12:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique": 2nd movement
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov
London/Decca 4830656 Buy now
 
12:15 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Trumpet Concerto
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Theodor Guschlbauer
Maurice Andre, trumpet
RCA 5864 Buy now
 
12:25 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 8
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
Philips 422583 Buy now
 
12:48 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Wasps: Overture
London Symphony Orchestra / Adrian Boult
Everest 9050 Buy now
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with Pittsburgh Opera
Pittsburgh Opera's production of Daniel Sonenberg's "The Summer King"
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Alessandro Stradella: Trumpet Sinfonia "Il Barcheggio"
New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig / Max Pommer
Ludwig Guttler, trumpet
Capriccio 10020 Buy now
 
5:06 pm Peter Warlock: Capriol Suite
Mississippi Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2624 Buy now
 
5:18 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 1
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra / Dmitri Kitayenko
RCA 68304 Buy now
 
5:33 pm Niccolo Paganini: Caprice No. 23
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Avie 2374 Buy now
 
5:39 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 28
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 432177 Buy now
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
SymphonyCast
with Allison Young
It's the Last Night of the 2017 BBC Proms as Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Chorus and soloists in works by Kodaly, Sibelius, Wagner, Elgar and more.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra / Pablo Heras-Casado
Harmonia Mundi 902325 Buy now
 
10:18 pm Robert Schumann: Piano Quintet
Cleveland Quartet
Emanuel Ax, piano
RCA 6498 Buy now
 
10:48 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": 2nd movement
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 47363 Buy now
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Henry Purcell: Chacony (Chaconne)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390 Buy now
 
11:06 pm Jean Sibelius: Rustic Suite (Suite Champetre)
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 384 Buy now
 
11:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute and Harp Concerto
Czech Chamber Orchestra / Ondrej Kukal
Robert Stallman, flute
Bogner's Cafe 106 Buy now
 
11:46 pm Gerald Finzi: Nocturne (New Year Music)
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 64721 Buy now
 
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