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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Edward Elgar: Night Song
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8371 Buy now
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna"
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907280 Buy now
12:21 am Ernst von Dohnanyi: Variations on a Nursery Song
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Eldar Nebolsin, piano
Naxos 572303 Buy now
12:45 am Hector Angulo: Yoruban Songs of Cuba
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Auguste Franchomme: Nocturne
Louise Dubin, cello
Delos 3469 Buy now
1:06 am Mikis Theodorakis: Adagio for Solo Flute, String Orchestra, and Percussion
Philharmonia Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
Kenneth Smith, flute
London/Decca 4756130 Buy now
1:11 am Arnold Schoenberg: Concerto After Handel
New York Chamber Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79145 Buy now
1:34 am Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 4
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67331 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Sarabande with variations
Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble / Ludwig Guttler
Berlin 1090 Buy now
2:06 am Louis Theodore Gouvy: Symphony breve
German Radio Philharmonic / Jacques Mercier
CPO 777382 Buy now
2:22 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 2
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 60991 Buy now
2:41 am Walter Piston: The Incredible Flutist: Suite
Oregon Symphony / Carlos Kalmar
PentaTone 481 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
3:06 am Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: The Jewels of the Madonna: Intermezzo
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 99 Buy now
3:12 am Isaac Albeniz: Rapsodia Cubana
Boston Cello Quartet
BCQ Classics 2 Buy now
3:20 am Paul Dukas: Symphony
French National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 68802 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Francis Poulenc: Figure Humaine: Liberte
12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 8501 Buy now
4:06 am Robert Schumann: Kreisleriana No. 2
Anton Kuerti, piano
CBC 2012 Buy now
4:16 am Frank Bridge: Suite for Strings: Prelude and Intermezzo
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Braithwaite
Koch 7139 Buy now
4:28 am Elias Parish-Alvars: Harp Concerto
Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra / Rossen Milanov
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2221 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Arcangelo Corelli: Trio Sonata No. 10
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 532 Buy now
5:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante for Flute and Orchestra
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Susan Palma, flute
DG 427677 Buy now
5:14 am Richard Wagner: Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (Love Death)
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 985 Buy now
5:33 am Gabriel Faure: Violin Sonata No. 1
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 58 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am John Rutter: A Gaelic Blessing: Meditation
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
6:06 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Strings
Arion 7777 Buy now
6:15 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique": 2nd movement
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov
London/Decca 4830656 Buy now
6:25 am Hamish MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Scottish National Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
Chandos 8379 Buy now
6:37 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 85 "The Queen"
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 45807 Buy now
 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.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
This week's From the Top features the premiere of the National Youth Orchestra of China during their summer residence at East Stroudsburg University.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Gabriel Diaz: Lauda Jerusalem
Empire Brass
Telarc 80204 Buy now
10:11 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Norman Krieger, piano
London/Decca 4815583 Buy now
10:53 am Aarre Merikanto: Intrada
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
YLE 9601 Buy now
11:06 am Bill Conti: The Right Stuff: selections
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
11:13 am Maurice Jarre: Witness: Building the Barn
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1047 Buy now
11:18 am John Williams: Amistad: Dry Your Tears Afrika
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Dreamworks 50035 Buy now
11:24 am John Barry: Somewhere in Time: Main Theme
Royal Scottish Orchestra / John Debney
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
11:29 am Nino Rota: La Strada
I Salonisti
Sony 61731 Buy now
11:34 am Georges Delerue: Agnes of God: End Titles
Varese Sarabande Symphony Orchestra / David Newman
Sara Andon, flute
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
11:38 am Vladimir Martynov: The Beatitudes
Kronos Quartet
Nonesuch 529776 Buy now
11:45 am Bernard Herrmann: Citizen Kane: Aria from "Salammbo"
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
RCA 707 Buy now
11:51 am Elmer Bernstein: Ghostbusters
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:53 am Elmer Bernstein: The Magnificent Seven
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Ferdinando Carulli: Guitar Sonata: 3rd movement
Richard Savino, guitar
Naxos 553301 Buy now
12:07 pm Frederick Delius: Florida Suite: By the River
Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Argo 430206 Buy now
12:15 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 40
Gilbert Kalish, piano
Nonesuch 79162 Buy now
12:27 pm Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 10 "In Autumn"
Slovak State Phiharmonic, Kosice / Urs Schneider
Marco Polo 223321 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with San Francisco Opera
Donizetti's "Don Pasquale"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Richard Wagner: Gotterdammerung: Closing Scene
Vienna Philharmonic / Sir Georg Solti
Decca 455569 Buy now
5:07 pm Benjamin Britten: Matinees Musicales
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Ondine 825 Buy now
5:22 pm Frederic Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4779634 Buy now
5:37 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Henryk Szeryng, violin
Philips 400076 Buy now
5:50 pm Ambroise Thomas: Mignon: Overture
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
DG 423698 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
The Show
with Chris Thiele
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Charles Dutoit conducts the Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra in Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4. Julia Fischer plays the Bartok Violin Concerto No. 2.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Mazurka No. 13
Mirian Conti, piano
Steinway & Sons 30003 Buy now
10:06 pm Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Poem for Flute and Orchestra
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Scott Goff, flute
Delos 3099 Buy now
10:18 pm Zdenek Fibich: Symphony No. 1
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9230 Buy now
10:53 pm Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs: September
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
Gundula Janowitz, soprano
DG 447422 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 6
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 28787 Buy now
11:06 pm Arnold Bax: November Woods
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8307 Buy now
11:26 pm Robert Schumann: Piano Trio No. 2
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 94180 Buy now
11:53 pm Hector Berlioz: Minuet of the Will-o'-the-Wisps
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Thomas Beecham
EMI 63412 Buy now

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