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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Sivan Magen, harp
Linn 473 Buy now
12:06 am William Alwyn: Five Preludes
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570704 Buy now
12:13 am Sergei Lyapunov: Christmas Night
Eteri Andjaparidze, piano
Naxos 553461 Buy now
12:19 am Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 458841 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am Robert Schumann: Romance No. 3
Allan Vogel, oboe
Delos 3235 Buy now
1:06 am Traditional: Wexford Carol; Now is Born the Divine Christ Child; Christmas Eve Reel
Dorian 93236 Buy now
1:12 am Johann Strauss Jr.: Wiener Blut (Vienna Blood)
Vienna Boys Choir
Koch 7585 Buy now
1:20 am Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 1
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5231 Buy now
1:53 am Traditional French: Noel nouvelet; Sussex Carol
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Meredith Hall, soprano
Avie 2269 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johann Christian Bach: Overture No. 2 "La Calamita de Cuori"
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / David Zinman
Philips 442275 Buy now
2:06 am George Chadwick: Tam O'Shanter
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9439 Buy now
2:28 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 1
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 421434 Buy now
2:44 am Michel Corrette: Symphony of Noels No. 5
La Fantasia / Rien Voskuilen
Columns 290412 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Ryuichi Sakamoto: Bibo No Aozora
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 Buy now
3:06 am Traditional: El la don don; Riu riu chiu
Chanticleer 8803 Buy now
3:10 am Bruce Broughton: Fancies
Lyris Quartet
Ars Produktion 38206 Buy now
3:22 am John Ireland: The Holy Boy
English Chamber Orchestra / David Garforth
Chandos 8390 Buy now
3:26 am George Gershwin: Piano Concerto
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra / Bertrand de Billy
Pascal Roge, piano
Oehms 601 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am William Grant Still: Lyric Quartet: The Quiet One
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
4:06 am Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Corral Nocturne
Colorado Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Bis 2164 Buy now
4:10 am Franz Liszt: Weihnachtsbaum (Christmas Tree Suite)
RTE Concert Orchestra / Gavin Sutherland
Naxos 572744 Buy now
4:24 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko
EMI 15473 Buy now
4:40 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 8
Midori, violin
Sony 46742 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90242 Buy now
5:06 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 8
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 419631 Buy now
5:16 am Christmas Music: O Tannenbaum; Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier
Eva Beneke, guitar
GSI 98010 Buy now
5:24 am Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony
Guildhall Strings
RCA 7846 Buy now
5:41 am Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Cleveland Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 2121 Buy now
5:48 am Traditional French: Four Carols
Westminster Choir College / Joe Miller
WCC 1009 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 Nicola Porpora: Cello Concerto: Finale
La Folia Baroque Orchestra / Robin Peter Muller
Jan Vogler, cello
Sony 9001 Buy now
10:06 am George Frideric Handel: Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390 Buy now
10:09 am Traditional: 3 European Christmas Songs
The Singphoniker
Irmgard Gorzawski, harp
CPO 777067 Buy now
10:21 am Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures
I Solisti Veneti / Claudio Scimone
Erato 92187 Buy now
10:39 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring; Amazing Grace
John Bayless, piano
Koch 9610 Buy now
10:45 am Christoph Nichelmann: Overture
Academy of Ancient Music Berlin
Berlin 1025 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Edward MacDowell: Piano Concerto No. 2: 2nd movement
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Walter Hendl
Van Cliburn, piano
RCA 60420 Buy now
11:06 am Traditional: I Wonder as I Wander; Coventry Carol; O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Neil Hogan, guitar
Joplin & Sweeney 101 Buy now
11:12 am Otto Nicolai: The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture
Vienna Philharmonic / Carlos Kleiber
Sony 48376 Buy now
11:22 am Traditional: O come, all ye faithful; The Shepherd's Carol; Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 133 Buy now
11:35 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 4
Academy of Ancient Music / Richard Egarr
AAM 3 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Mark O'Connor: One Winter's Night
Mark O'Connor, violin
OMAC 16 Buy now
12:06 pm Hector Berlioz: Rob Roy: Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 421193 Buy now
12:20 pm Philip Lane: Wassail Dances: Yorkshire Wassail
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Gavin Sutherland
Naxos 557099 Buy now
12:25 pm Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose (Ma mere l'oye): Suite
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80601 Buy now
12:42 pm Rick Sowash: A Christmas Rondo
Kris Frankenfeld, violin
Sowash 11 Buy now
12:52 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4: Scherzo
Cleveland Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Telarc 80047 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Adolphe Adam: O Holy Night
Northwest Sinfonia / Steven Mercurio
Carl Tanner, tenor
Bounty 17822 Buy now
1:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Scherzo No. 4
Yundi Li, piano
DG 3887 Buy now
1:19 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 416329 Buy now
1:49 pm Medley: At Midnight Hour; Joy Be With You; Carol of the Birds; Winter's Falling Light
Ensemble Galilei
Dorian 92173 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 Henryk Wieniawski: Polonaise No. 1
Laurent Korcia, violin
Naive 4978 Buy now
6:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 3
North German Radio Symphony / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 437506 Buy now
6:09 pm Gian Carlo Menotti: Amahl and the Night Visitors: Dance Suite
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Schenck
Koch 7005 Buy now
6:17 pm Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80397 Buy now
6:29 pm Christmas Music: Fum, Fum, Fum; Riu, Riu, Chiu; I Saw Three Ships
Isthmus Brass / John Stevens
Summit 610 Buy now
6:38 pm Francois Boieldieu: Harp Concerto
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Lily Laskine, harp
Erato 88069 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Philip Glass: Orphee Suite: Orphee and the Princess
Paul Barnes, piano
Orange Mountain 8 Buy now
7:06 pm Hector Berlioz: Hungarian March
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 7716 Buy now
7:12 pm Mark O'Connor: The American Seasons: Fall
Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra / Scott Yoo
Mark O'Connor, violin
Sony 89660 Buy now
7:19 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Hugh Wolff
Teldec 77309 Buy now
7:33 pm Traditional Jewish: Candle Lighting Blessings; Maoz Tzur (Rock of Ages)
Zamir Chorale of Boston / Joshua Jacobson
Afka 901 Buy now
7:39 pm Paul Dukas: La Peri (The Fairy)
New York Philharmonic / Pierre Boulez
Sony 68333 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm Joachim Andersen: Album Leaf
Per Flemstrom, flute
Swedish Society 1067 Buy now
8:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Magic Flute: Overture
Zurich Operahouse Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 95523 Buy now
8:13 pm Medley: Silent Night; Away in a Manger; Hark, the Herald Angels Sing
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge / Richard Marlow
Sony 3770 Buy now
8:22 pm George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 3
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 62785 Buy now
8:38 pm Henri Vieuxtemps: Violin Concerto No. 5
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Chee-Yun, violin
Denon 78913 Buy now
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Don't Shoot the Piano Player - Starting with the earliest piano trios from Joseph Haydn, a presentation of the best of chamber music that includes the piano- piano trios, quartets, quintets, and more.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Zhou Long: Three Chinese Folk Songs
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3233 Buy now
10:06 pm Franz Liszt: Paganini Etude No. 3 "La Campanella"
Jorge Bolet, piano
RCA 63748 Buy now
10:11 pm Mikola Leontovich: Carol of the Bells
Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia / Peter Breiner
Naxos 550670 Buy now
10:17 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 2226 Buy now
10:31 pm Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Johann Goldberg: Sonata for Two Violins: Gigue and Presto
Musica Alta Ripa
Dabringhaus 3090709 Buy now
11:06 pm Edward Elgar: Dream Children
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 7029 Buy now
11:16 pm Richard Harvey: Concerto Antico
London Symphony Orchestra / Paul Daniel
John Williams, guitar
Sony 68337 Buy now
11:46 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Variations on Handel's "See, The Conquering Hero Comes" from Judas Maccabaeus
David Finckel, cello
ArtistLed 19801 Buy now

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