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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Gillian Martin
 
12:01 am Francois Couperin: L'Atendrissante (The Touching One)
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440 
 
12:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 43 "Mercury"
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8541 
 
12:32 am Michael Torke: blue pacific
Hana Chu, piano
Ecstatic 92209 
 
12:40 am Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 3
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5231 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Anonymous: Child Grove; Easter Thursday; The Beggar Boy
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907101 
 
1:06 am Felix Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 69863 
 
1:36 am Gabriela Montero: Improvisation No. 2
Gabriela Montero, piano
Orchid 100047 
 
1:43 am Pietro Paradisi: Toccata
Jutta Zoff, harp
Berlin 2018 
 
1:47 am Bernhard Crusell: Variations on a Swedish Air
English Chamber Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 585 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 412176 
 
2:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 25
Philharmonia Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Denon 6103 
 
2:28 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 6
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 
 
2:47 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Sinfonia No. 5
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra / Thomas Hengelbrock
DHM 77187 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Gabriel Faure: Barcarolle No. 1
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
Brilliant 94035 
 
3:06 am Richard Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 2
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412237 
 
3:27 am Frank Bridge: There is a Willow Grows Aslant
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 
 
3:37 am Marta Keen: Homeward Bound
Mormon Tabernacle Choir / Mack Wilberg
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 18931 
 
3:44 am Isaac Albeniz: The Plain (La Vega)
London Symphony Orchestra / Elmer Bernstein
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 56859 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Bedrich Smetana: A Country Woman
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Robert Stankovsky
Marco Polo 223705 
 
4:06 am Johann Fasch: Recorder Concerto
Ensemble Marsyas
Pamela Thorby, recorder
Linn 467 
 
4:14 am Friedrich Ernst Fesca: Symphony No. 2
North German Radio Philharmonic / Frank Beermann
CPO 999869 
 
4:41 am Traditional: Greensleeves
Ensemble Galilei
Dorian 92173 
 
4:45 am Giovanni Sammartini: Concerto Grosso
La Serenissima / Adrian Chandler
Adrian Chandler, violin
Cecili Bernardini, violin
Gail Hennessy, oboe
Mark Radcliffe, oboe
Avie 2154 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Astor Piazzolla: Introduccion et Angel
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Akira Eguchi, piano
Koch 7762 
 
5:06 am Michael Torke: Bright Blue Music
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Argo 433071 
 
5:16 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 169: Sinfonia
Accademia Bizantina / Ottavio Dantone
London/Decca 4782718 
 
5:26 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 4
English Chamber Orchestra / Murray Perahia
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 412 
 
5:42 am Siegfried Wagner: The Sacred Linden Tree (Die heilige Linde): Overture
Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic / Werner Andreas Albert
CPO 999003 
 
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 6 AM - 10 AM
 
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 
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 10 AM - 2 PM
 
Mid-day Classics
 
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 2 PM - 7 PM
 
Late Day Classics
 
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 7 PM - 9 PM
 
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Jeannette Sorrell conducts the Orchestra and orchestra soloists in works by Bach, Vivaldi and Telemann.
 
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 9 PM
 
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Arias and Barcarolles - Taking a cue from President Eisenhower's famous remark to Leonard Bernstein, this week is a sampling of arias, overtures, barcarolles, and other melodic delights that deserve more time on 41 the airwaves. Bill will spin tunes like Lawrence Welks Bubbles in the Wine and Fred Waring and his Pennsylvanians performing Jerome Kerns Smoke Gets in Your Eyes. This is a week to just sit back and enjoy.
 
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 10 PM - 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Gillian Martin
 
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