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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet "Trout": Scherzo
Borodin Quartet
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
EMI 47009 
 
12:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 59 "The Rider"
Hagen Quartet
DG 423622 
 
12:28 am Arvo Part: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8656 
 
12:36 am Traditional: The Dark-Eyed Sailor
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 120 
 
12:40 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 443175 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Alan Hovhaness: Prayer of Saint Gregory
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra / Richard Auldon Clark
Chris Gekker, trumpet
Koch 7311 
 
1:06 am Johann Fasch: Bassoon Concerto
Ensemble Marsyas
Peter Whelan, bassoon
Linn 467 
 
1:15 am Edward MacDowell: Suite No. 1: In a Haunted Forest
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Karl Krueger
Bridge 9124 
 
1:23 am Julius Rontgen: Piano Quintet
Artists of the Royal Conservatory, Canada
RCA 15837 
 
1:40 am Traditional: The Devil's Reel
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8723 
 
1:43 am Franz Liszt: A Faust Symphony: Gretchen
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
EMI 68595 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Edward Elgar: Starlight Express: Waltz
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 
 
2:06 am Franz Schubert: Piano Trio "Notturno"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 412620 
 
2:18 am Camille Saint-Saens: Tarantella
Debra Wendells-Cross, flute
Robert Alemany, clarinet
JoAnn Falletta, guitar
Virginia Arts 901 
 
2:25 am Albert Roussel: Le Festin de l'araignee (The Spider's Feast)
Paris Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Ondine 1107 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Percy Grainger: Youthful Suite: English Waltz
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 5220 
 
3:06 am Paul Gibson: Ritual Dances of the Divine Trinity
Debussy Trio
Klavier 11180 
 
3:15 am Gustav Holst: The Planets: Neptune
Berlin Philharmonic / Colin Davis
Philips 422403 
 
3:22 am Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2 "Company"
Brooklyn Rider
Orange Mountain 74 
 
3:31 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40
Philharmonia Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Denon 6103 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Edouard Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole: Rondo
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Chee-Yun, violin
Denon 18017 
 
4:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 7
Marlboro Festival Orchestra
Sony 47298 
 
4:28 am Johannes Brahms: Walpurgisnacht (Witches's Sabbath)
Gil Shaham, violin
Jonathan Feldman, piano
DG 463483 
 
4:32 am Antonin Dvorak: Silent Woods (Klid)
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Anna Polonsky, piano
London/Decca 19765 
 
4:37 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 64530 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Entry of the Fairies
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 425468 
 
5:06 am Anatol Liadov: The Enchanted Lake
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
ASV 657 
 
5:13 am Franz Schubert: Spirit Dance
Michael Lewin, piano
Dorian 92168 
 
5:17 am Francois Couperin: The Nations: France
European Baroque Soloists
Wolfgang Schulz, flute
Hansjorg Schellenberger, oboe
Philip Moll, harpsichord
Milan Turkovich, bassoon
Denon 4408 
 
5:38 am Paul Dukas: La Peri (The Fairy)
Ulster Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 8852 
 
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 6 AM
 
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, NPR News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 
6:05 am Johann Sebastian Bach: JESU, DER DU MEINE SEELE: WIR EILEN= WE HASTEN W/FEEBLE BUT EAGE
Paillard Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Francois Pailliard
Maurice Andre, trumpet
Erato 88016 
 
6:12 am Antonin Dvorak: My Home, Overture S83 = Domov Muj(1882) 62; B125
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Virgin 61739 
 
6:23 am Ignaz Holzbauer: Quintet, Piano, Flute, Violin, Viola,Cello, #1
Camerata Koln
CPO 999580 
 
6:36 am Edvard Grieg: Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite #1 46
BBC Scottish Symphony Orch. / Jerzy Maksymiuk
Naxos 550864 
 
6:53 am Camille Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre, Orchestra Daw(N)Ww Mah-Kah-Bruh (1874) g 40
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Andrs Crdenes, violin
Pittsburgh Symphony 9412-1 
 
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 7 AM
 
7:05 am Alexander Glazunov: Glazunov - The Seasons - Autumn 67
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8596 
 
7:18 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio, Violin, Cello, Piano "Geister" = Ghost: Mvt 2 (Largo Assai Ed Con Espressivo) (1808; Ded. Countess Marie Erdody) D 70/1
Storioni Trio Amsterdam
Bart van de Roer, piano
Pentatone 5186071 
 
7:29 am Franz Liszt: Episodes(2) From Lenau's Faust: Tanz Inder Dorfschenke "Mephisto Waltz, #1"Tahnts In Dare Dorf-Sh S514
Vienna State Opera Orchestra / Hermann Scherchen
MCA 9832 
 
7:43 am Charles Gounod: Gounod - Faust: Ballet Music
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Sir Charles Mackerras
EMI/Angel 62530 
 
7:56 am John Morris: Young Frankenstein: Transylvanian Lullabyarr. Feldman
Gil Shaham, violin
Deutsche Grammophon 463483 
 
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 8 AM
 
8:05 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: Mvt 1(Sea And Sinbad's Ship)(1888) 35
Philharmonia Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5128 
 
8:16 am Imre (Emmerich) Kalman: Devil's Rider:Grand Palotas Of The Queen
I Salonisti
EMI/Angel 49137 
 
8:24 am Erich Wolfgang Korngold: ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD: LOVE SCENE (FILM SCORE) (1938)
Hollywood Bowl Pops Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 432109 
 
8:31 am Erich Wolfgang Korngold: ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD: BATTLE, VICTORY, EPILOGUE (FILM SCORE)
Hollywood Bowl Pops Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 432109 
 
8:37 am Modest Mussorgsky: Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition: Selections
Fine Arts Brass Ensemble
Nimbus 5645 
 
8:47 am Gustav Holst: Planets: Neptune (Mystic) (1914-16) 32
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Georg Solti
London Philharmonic Choir
Decca 470325 
 
8:56 am Gabriela Montero: Montero, Gabriela - Improvisations: In the style of a tango
Gabriela Montero, piano
EMI/Angel 58039 
 
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 9 AM
 
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mozart - Petits Riens K.299b/KA10
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
Erato 88014 
 
9:26 am Miklos Rozsa: Rozsa, Miklos - Spellbound: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orch / John Mauceri
Philips 442425 
 
9:40 am Aaron Copland: Copland - Rodeo Selections
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Eduardo Mata
RCA 63467 
 
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 10 AM
 
Mid-day Classics
with Anna Singer
Enjoy essential classics live from our Oakland studio.
 
10:03 am Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Korngold - The Dead City: Mariettas Song
Detlef Hahn, violin
ASV 1080 
 
10:07 am Franz Liszt: Liszt - Totentanz, Piano, Orchestra S126
Residentie Orkest Den Haag / George Pehlivanian
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 9864 
 
10:24 am Prince of Pru Louis Ferdinand: Ferdinand, Louis - Rondo, Piano, Orchestra
Pomeranian Philharmonic Orchestra / Takao Ukigaya
Horst Gbel, piano
Thorofon 2088 
 
10:36 am Richard Strauss: Strauss, Richard - Die Frau Ohne Schatten: Symphonic Fantasy 65
Seattle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3109 
 
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 11 AM
 
11:01 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Hansel & Gretel: Witch's Ride (Prelude To Act Ii)
Orch. des Bayrischen Rundfunks / Jeffrey Tate
EMI/Angel 54022 
 
11:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Symphony "Casa Del Diavolo = Devil's House" (1771) d 12/4
I Solisti Veneti / Claudio Scimone
Erato 45486 
 
11:26 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Haydn - Symphony #100 "Military" G I:100
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch / Adam Fischer
Nimbus 5159 
 
11:51 am Jr. Strauss: Strauss, Johann Jr. - Mephisto Waltz
CSSR State Phil. (Kosice) / Alfred Walter
Naxos 550339 
 
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 12 PM
 
12:05 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Beethoven - Sonata, Piano, #14"Moonlight" c-sharp 27/2
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
Decca 17091 
 
12:21 pm Antonin Dvorak: Noon Witch = Polednices130 (Sym. Poem)(1896; After Erben) 108; B196
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
Sony 64303 
 
12:36 pm John Williams: Harry Potter & The Prisoner Of Azkaban: Suite
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Silva 1381 
 
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 1 PM
 
1:01 pm Geoffrey Alexander: Phantasia (Based On Webber; Phantom Of Opera)(2004
London Orchestra / Simon Lee
Sarah Chang, violin
EMI/Angel 58043 
 
1:36 pm Gabriel Faure: Faure - Dolly Suite 56
Seattle Symphony / Ludovic Morlot
Seattle 1004 
 
1:54 pm Antonio Bazzini: Bazzini - Ronde des Lutins 25
Rachel Barton, violin
Cedille 41 
 
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 2 PM
 
Late Day Classics
 
2:01 pm Gabriel Faure: Requiem: Libera Me
Mormon Tabernacle Choir / Mack Wilberg
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 18931 
 
2:06 pm Josef Strauss: Faust Quadrille
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra / Michael Dittrich
Marco Polo 223664 
 
2:13 pm Lars-Erik Larsson: The Winter's Tale
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Manze
CPO 777671 
 
2:24 pm Gioacchino Rossini: A Nightmare (Un cauchemar)
Frederic Chiu, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907102 
 
2:37 pm Ottorino Respighi: Rossiniana Suite
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 557711 
 
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 3 PM
 
3:01 pm Anonymous Viennese: Linz Dances
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013 
 
3:06 pm Franz Schubert: The Devil's Pleasure House (Des Teufels Lustschloss): Overture
English Sinfonia / Charles Groves
Carlton 1272 
 
3:15 pm John Williams: Witches of Eastwick: The Devil's Dance
Gil Shaham, violin
Jonathan Feldman, piano
DG 463483 
 
3:21 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Quartet
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 601 
 
3:37 pm Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3091 
 
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 4 PM
 
4:01 pm Antonio Ruiz-Pipo: Song and Dance No. 1
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80576 
 
4:06 pm Aaron Copland: Danzon Cubano
London Symphony Orchestra / Aaron Copland
Sony 46559 
 
4:14 pm Edward MacDowell: Hexentanz
Stephen Hough, piano
Virgin 59509 
 
4:17 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": 4th movement
London Symphony Orchestra / Istvan Kertesz
London/Decca 430046 
 
4:30 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3
Sonnerie / Monica Huggett
Avie 2171 
 
4:48 pm Julie Rive-King: March of the Goblins
Michael Lewin, piano
Dorian 92168 
 
4:52 pm Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: March to the Scaffold
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas
RCA 68930 
 
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 5 PM - 7 PM
 
Tunes from the Crypt
The perfect soundtrack for Halloween listening. Selections from the films Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, Inception, and "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" join Tunes from the Crypt classics such as Bach's Toccata and Fugue, Mussorgsky's Night on Bald Mountain, and This is Halloween by Danny Elfman (from Tim Burtons The Night Before Christmas.) This two-hour fright fest also features music from Gustav Holst, James Horner, Igor Stravinsky, Giacomo Puccini, and many others.
 
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 7 PM - 9 PM
 
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
with Stephen Baum
 
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 9 PM
 
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Big Five, Part II: The New York Philharmonic (Week 2 of 2) - A continuation of our look at the history of the New York Philharmonic, including musician interviews and some of the orchestras most memorable performances.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Antonio Bazzini: The Dance of the Goblins (La ronde des Lutins)
Shannon Lee, violin
Pamela Mia Paul, piano
Telarc 80695 
 
10:06 pm Manuel de Falla: El Amor Brujo: Ritual Fire Dance
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Nina Kotova, cello
Philips 462612 
 
10:10 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: The Ruins of Athens: Chorus of the Whirling Dervishes
Alessio Bax, piano
Signum 397 
 
10:13 pm Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Dream of a Witches' Sabbath
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 436839 
 
10:25 pm Philip Glass: Dracula: Dr. Van Helsing & Dracula
Kronos Quartet
Nonesuch 79542 
 
10:27 pm Philip Glass: Dracula: Dracula; The Three Consorts of Dracula
Kronos Quartet
Nonesuch 79542 
 
10:30 pm Kurt Schwertsik: Transylvanian Symphony for Strings
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra / HK Gruber
Largo 56627 
 
10:44 pm Cesar Franck: The Accursed Huntsman
BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra / Tadaaki Otaka
Chandos 9342 
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 
 
11:06 pm Anatol Liadov: Baba-Yaga
Kirov Orchestra / Valery Gergiev
Philips 442011 
 
11:09 pm Niccolo Paganini: The Witches
Philippe Quint, violin
Dmitriy Cogan, piano
Naxos 570703 
 
11:23 pm Charles Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434332 
 
11:27 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 16606 
 
11:36 pm Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Lyon National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 572888 
 
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