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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Peter Lamb: English Air
Kenneth Smith, flute
Paul Rhodes, piano
ASV 768 
 
12:06 am Henryk Wieniawski: Legende
Abbey Road Ensemble / Lawrence Foster
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475 
 
12:14 am Marcel Grandjany: O beloved (O bien aimee)
Jonathan Keeble, flute
Ann Yeung, harp
Albany 1185 
 
12:18 am Carl Orff: Der Mond: Three Dances and Finale
Mainz Wind Ensemble / Klaus Rainer Scholl
Wergo 6174 
 
12:32 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1716 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am John Playford: Three Country Dances
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 1901039 
 
1:06 am John Field: Nocturne No. 7
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80290 
 
1:13 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 62 "Emperor"
Tatrai Quartet
Hungaroton 12812 
 
1:38 am Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina: Prelude (Dawn over the River Moscow)
Vienna Philharmonic / Valery Gergiev
Philips 468526 
 
1:44 am Pavel Chesnokov: Gladsome Light
Tenebrae / Nigel Short
Signum 900 
 
1:48 am Gabriel Pierne: Free Variations and Finale
Netherlands Harp Ensemble
Etcetera 1021 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Jupiter String Quartet
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Alexa Still, flute
Richard Hawkins, clarinet
Oberlin 1304 
 
2:06 am Reynaldo Hahn: The Exquisite Hour
Mischa Maisky, cello
Daria Hovora, piano
DG 457657 
 
2:10 am Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4
Vienna Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
DG 415274 
 
2:44 am Mario Armengol: The Wind (El Viento)
Isabelle Perrin, harp
Baltazar Juarez, harp
Quindecim 194 
 
2:49 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Waltz-Scherzo
Sydney Symphony Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
James Ehnes, violin
Onyx 4076 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Joseph Lauber: Petite Suite: Caprice
Rachel Talitman, harp
Marcos Fregnani-Martins, flute
Harp & Co 505031 
 
3:06 am Arvo Part: Variations for the Healing of Arinushka
Kalle Randalu, piano
Sony 10203 
 
3:12 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Winter
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Enrico Onofri, violin
Teldec 97671 
 
3:22 am Connie Ellisor: Blackberry Winter
Nashville Chamber Orchestra / Paul Gambill
Stephen Seifert, mountain dulcimer
Warner 46739 
 
3:39 am Saverio Mercadante: Flute Concerto No. 6
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Erato 55012 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 10 "Grand Partita": Minuet II
Scottish National Orchestra Winds / Paavo Jarvi
Chandos 8553 
 
4:06 am Enrique Granados: Pastoral
Douglas Riva, piano
Naxos 555723 
 
4:08 am Edward Elgar: In the South
Scottish National Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
Chandos 8309 
 
4:29 am Elliott Carter: Elegy
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79002 
 
4:36 am Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Florida Philharmonic Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 559099 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am George Gershwin: Liza/Promenade
Tashi
RCA 7901 
 
5:06 am Franz Schubert: Rondo
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 58955 
 
5:15 am George Frideric Handel: Semele: Where E'er You Walk
City of London Sinfonia / John Rutter
Nicholas Daniel, oboe
American Gramaphone 590 
 
5:21 am Leevi Madetoja: Symphonic Suite
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
YLE 9803 
 
5:44 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Morning Mood
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 439513 
 
5:49 am Jaromir Weinberger: Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka and Fugue
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5606 
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Astor Piazzolla: Tango No. 2
Tali Morgulis, piano
Delos 3435 
 
6:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 4
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 430171 
 
6:14 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: 6 Studies in English Folk Song
Doris Lederer, viola
Jude Mollenhauer, harp
Centaur 2570 
 
6:24 am Paul Hindemith: Mathis the Painter: Angel's Concert
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80195 
 
6:34 am Heitor Villa-Lobos: The little pigeons
Quintet of the Americas
XLNT 18008 
 
6:36 am Francis Cutting: Galliard and Almain
Christopher Wilson, lute
Virgin 91216 
 
6:39 am Johann Vanhal: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9607 
 
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 7 AM
 
Saturday Morning Classics
with Lynn Warfel
 
7:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 6: Courante
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 2001 
 
7:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "Twinkle, Twinkle" Variations (Ah, vous dirai-je, maman)
Julia Shaw, harp
Nora Bumanis, harp
CBC 1103 
 
7:10 am Johann Fasch: Bassoon Concerto
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Dominic Teresi, bassoon
Analekta 9815 
 
7:21 am Jean-Baptiste Lully: Ballet Royal de Flore: Four Dances
Trio Settecento
Cedille 129 
 
7:26 am Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80224 
 
7:45 am Emile Paladilhe: Danse noble
Chamber Music Palm Beach
Klavier 11135 
 
7:49 am Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Contredanses
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Tilson Thomas
Sony 45651 
 
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 8 AM
 
8:01 am Anonymous: The Queen's Delight; Half hanniken
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907180 
 
8:06 am Ambroise Thomas: Mignon: Overture
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9765 
 
8:15 am Francois Couperin: Le Tic-Toc-Choc
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Erato 34137 
 
8:19 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 101 "The Clock"
London Classical Players / Roger Norrington
EMI 55111 
 
8:49 am George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 3
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
Robin Miller, oboe
ASV 6188 
 
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 9 AM
 
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
This week, From the Top comes to you from Harris Concert Hall at the Aspen Music Festival and School, where you'll meet an outstanding array of young musicians who are studying here this summer. Among them, you'll hear a 16-year-old pianist performing from Prludes, Book II by Claude Debussy, a 14-year-old cellist performing the music of EdouardLalo, and a 16-year-old violinist performing Tchaikovskys playful Waltz-Scherzo.
 
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 10 AM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:01 am New Classical Tracks
 
10:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio Overture
Cleveland Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Sony 45532 
 
10:13 am William Byrd: Ave verum corpus
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge / Graham Ross
Harmonia Mundi 907616 
 
10:19 am Agustin Barrios: Un sueno en la floresta
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 
 
10:27 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
English Chamber Orchestra / David Lockington
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7790 
 
10:39 am Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 61957 
 
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 11 AM
 
11:01 am Flicks in Five
 
11:06 am Elmer Bernstein: The Ten Commandments: Prelude
Cincinnati Pops / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 
 
11:12 am Alfred Newman: The Robe: Palm Sunday
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / Alfred Newman
EMI 63735 
 
11:15 am Miklos Rozsa: Ben Hur: Parade of the Charioteers
Cincinnati Pops / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80168 
 
11:20 am Richard Whiting: Hooray for Hollywood
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 422385 
 
11:24 am George Gershwin: Strike Up the Band: Overture
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9325 
 
11:32 am Franz Waxman: Captains Courageous: Suite
Cincinnati Pops / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 
 
11:38 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: Main Theme
Studio Orchestra
Rykodisc 10704 
 
11:44 am George Gershwin: Girl Crazy: Overture
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9325 
 
11:50 am Medley: That's Entertainment
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 416499 
 
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 12 PM
 
Noon Classics
with Anna Singer
 
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
w/ Anna Singer
Get a backstage pass to Pittsburgh Opera's production of Philip Glass' "Orphee." Hear interviews with cast members and musical selections from the opera.
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Richard Strauss Arabella
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Joan Trimble: Suite for Strings: Prelude
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 
 
5:06 pm Franz Schubert: Wohin? (Where?)
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 470291 
 
5:09 pm Tomas Luis de Victoria: O vos omnes
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge / Graham Ross
Harmonia Mundi 907616 
 
5:15 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio "Ghost"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 412891 
 
5:46 pm Ennio Morricone: The Betrothed: Addio Monti
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 
 
5:50 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for 2 Recorders
Camerata Cologne
Michael Schneider, recorder
Marita Schaar-Faust, recorder
DHM 77367 
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
This variety show features unforgettable comedy sketches, acoustic-based music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
Saturday Evening Classics
 
8:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 15 "Raindrop"
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80313 
 
8:06 pm Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
London/Decca 4782564 
 
8:13 pm Roland Dyens: Tango en Skai
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
 
8:17 pm Felix Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 2
Ebene Quartet
Virgin 64546 
 
8:49 pm music continues...
 
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 10 PM - 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
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featured specials

  • Portraits for the Homefront: The Story of Elizabeth Black
    The poignant story unfolds as we explore Black’s lost art career, seek out elderly veterans who encountered Miss Black on the battlefield, and present to amazed and appreciative families portraits that never arrived.
  • Classical Crossroads
    Where classical music crosses paths with rock and roll, world music, folk music and jazz. Listen to interviews with people who make good music here.

featured specials

  • Portraits for the Homefront: The Story of Elizabeth Black
    The poignant story unfolds as we explore Black’s lost art career, seek out elderly veterans who encountered Miss Black on the battlefield, and present to amazed and appreciative families portraits that never arrived.
  • Classical Crossroads
    Where classical music crosses paths with rock and roll, world music, folk music and jazz. Listen to interviews with people who make good music here.