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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Marcel Tournier: Suite: Festival
Mirage Quintet
Naxos 570444 
 
12:06 am Robert Volkmann: Symphony No. 2
North West German Philharmonic / Werner Andreas Albert
CPO 999151 
 
12:31 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Mandolin Concerto
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
Shalev Ad-El, harpsichord
DG 16801 
 
12:42 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Neapolitan Song
I Musici de Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Chandos 9098 
 
12:44 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 13 for Winds
New York Philomusica / Robert Johnson
NY Philomusica 72 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am John Field: Scottish Rondo
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 9315 
 
1:06 am Marjan Mozetich: Postcards from the Sky: "Unfolding Sky"
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 
 
1:11 am Arvo Part: Variations for Arinushka
Kalle Randalu, piano
Sony 10203 
 
1:18 am Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 6
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9661 
 
1:33 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 437558 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Philip Glass: Orphee Suite: Orphee and the Princess
Paul Barnes, piano
Orange Mountain 8 
 
2:06 am Cristoforo Signorelli: Mandolin Sonata
Artemandoline
Brilliant 94636 
 
2:15 am Godfrey Ridout: Music for a Young Prince: Dreams
Toronto Symphony Orchestra / Victor Feldbrill
Centrediscs 3890 
 
2:25 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 3
Amadeus Quartet
DG 453760 
 
2:48 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Souvenir of a Beloved Place: Meditation
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin
Hanssler 98346 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Dario Castello: Sonata No. 2
Clas Pehrsson, recorder
Jakob Lindberg, lute
Bis 266 
 
3:06 am Frantisek Dusek: Sinfonia No. 3
Helsinki Baroque Orchestra / Aapo Hakkinen
Naxos 572683 
 
3:29 am Henry Purcell: Sonata No. 2
Retrospect Trio
Linn 332 
 
3:37 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Moorish Rhapsody: Elegy at Summer
Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic / Martin Fischer-Dieskau
Marco Polo 223369 
 
3:50 am George Gershwin: Three Preludes
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Windham Hill 11135 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Franz Schubert: Violin Sonatina No. 1: 1st Movement
Eric Ruske, horn
Pedja Muzijevic, piano
Albany 615 
 
4:06 am George Frideric Handel: Berenice: Overture, Minuet and Gigue
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 410553 
 
4:14 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Quintet
Fine Arts Quartet
Reginald Kell, clarinet
Boston Skyline 135 
 
4:46 am Percy Grainger: The Immovable Do
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9554 
 
4:51 am Franz von Suppe: Light Cavalry Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 414408 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Hungarian Dance
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
Olga Sitkovetsky, piano
EMI 57025 
 
5:06 am Dmitri Shostakovich: The Return of Maxim: Waltz
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3257 
 
5:10 am Michael Praetorius: Galliarde
Hamburger Ratsmusik / Simone Eckert
CPO 777799 
 
5:13 am Antonin Dvorak: Violin Concerto
Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra / David Zinman
Julia Fischer, violin
London/Decca 18088 
 
5:47 am Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Berlin 2057 
 
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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: Bach - Brandenburg Concerto #2 F BWV 1047
Philharmonia Virtuosi of NY / Richard Kapp
Sony 44651 
 
6:19 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Quartet, Strings H.Iii:36 "Sun Quartet, #6"(1772) A 20/6
Tatrai Quartet
Hungaroton 11332 
 
6:36 am Claude Debussy: Petite Suite, Piano(4 Hands) = Little Suite, Piano (4 Hands)(1886-89)
Ulster Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 8756 
 
6:52 am Frederic Chopin: Sonata, Cello, Piano: Mvt 2(Scherzo)(1845-6) g 65
Maria Joao Pires, piano (Maria zhow PEER ehzh)
Deutsche Grammophon 4777483 
 
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 7 AM
 
7:05 am Johann Christian Bach: Symphony T.264/1:6 (1770) g 6/6
Les Violons du Roy / Bernard Labadie
Dorian 90239 
 
7:19 am Johann Strauss: Moldau-Klange= Sounds Of The Moldau (Waltz)Mohl-Dow Kleng-Uh (1846)
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra / Mika Eichenholz
Marco Polo 223617 
 
7:29 am Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: SYMPHONY #5: MVT 2(ANDANTE CANTABILE)AHN-DAHN-TEH KAHN-TAH-BEE-L e 64
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
Sony 66276 
 
7:45 am Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dances (Series I): #1 "Furiant" (1878) Orchestral Version C 46/1; B83
Katia & Marielle Labeque, piano
Philips 426264 
 
7:50 am Leopold Mozart: Concerto, Trumpet, Orchestra S3.34; T F.I (1762)
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
Maurice Andre, trumpet
EMI/Angel 56260 
 
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 8 AM
 
8:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #5(1765; Early Symphony) B-flat K. 22
Northern Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Ward
Naxos 550871 
 
8:14 am Franz Liszt: Liszt-Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 c-sharp S244/2
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Willi Boskovsky
EMI/Angel 64627 
 
8:26 am Gioacchino Rossini: Semiramide: Overture (1823)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / John Neschling
Pittsburgh Symphony 0111-1 
 
8:40 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Ruinen Von Athen: Turkish March= Ruins Of Athens(1811; Ded. Kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm) 113
Lazar Berman, piano (LAH zar BEHR muhn)
DiscoverIn 920164 
 
8:45 am Franz-Xaver Pokorny: Concerto, Flute, Orchestra (Attrib. Boccherini)
I Musici
Severino Gazzelloni, flute
Philips 420875 
 
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 9 AM
 
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mozart - Symphony No.35 "Haffner" D K.385
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
Pittsburgh Symphony 0208-1 
 
9:26 am Josef Suk: Suk - Serenade, String Orchestra
I Musici de Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Chandos 8659 
 
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 10 AM
 
Mid-day Classics
with Anna Singer
Enjoy essential classics live from our Oakland studio.
 
10:01 am Gerald Finzi: Finzi - Romance, String Orchestra
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5101 
 
10:09 am Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto D 35
Berlin Philharmonic / Michael Tilson Thomas
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 94832 
 
10:47 am Felix Mendelssohn: Mendelssohn - Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture 21
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Philips 420161 
 
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 11 AM
 
11:01 am Franz von Suppe: Suppe - Vienna Jubilation(Overture)
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
EMI/Angel 54056 
 
11:09 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No.2 c 18
Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
Mikhail Rudy, piano
EMI/Angel 54232 
 
11:46 am Cesare Negri: Negri - Gratie D'Amore: Catena D'amore
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Hyperion 66244 
 
11:50 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Abel - Symphony No.1 G
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8648 
 
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 12 PM
 
12:05 pm Yevgeny Svetlanov: Svetlanov - Aria
Violin Ensemble of the Bolshoi Theatre / Yuli Reyentovich
Irina Zaitseva, piano
Deutsche Grammophon 413683 
 
12:09 pm Franz Schubert: Schubert - Piano Piece No.3
Mitsuko Uchida, piano (MITT soo koh OO Chee duh)
Philips 456572 
 
12:16 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Bach - Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuo E BWV 1042
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Monica Huggett, violin
Erato 75358 
 
12:34 pm Giovanni Paisiello: Paisiello - Divertimento for Flute, Violin, Viola and Cello G
Luigi Palmisano, flute [Luigi Palmisano-fl.]
Dynamic 12 
 
12:43 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Rimsky-Korsakov - Skazka
London Symphony Orchestra / Yondani Butt
ASV 538 
 
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 1 PM
 
1:02 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Beethoven - Symphony No.1 C 21
Heidelberg Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Fey
Hnssler 98375 
 
1:27 pm Hector Berlioz: Berlioz - Corsaire(Overture) 21
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Andrew davis
Pittsburgh Symphony 0425-1 
 
1:37 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Vivaldi - Concerto, Cello, Strings G RV 413
Collegium Musicum Zurich / Paul Sacher
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Deutsche Grammophon 437952 
 
1:52 pm Emmanuel Chabrier: Chabrier - Roi Malgre Lui: Fete Polonaise
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orch / Herve Niquet
Naxos 554248 
 
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 2 PM
 
Late Day Classics
 
2:01 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Running Set
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 
 
2:06 pm Edward Elgar: The Spanish Lady: Suite
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5008 
 
2:12 pm Stanley Myers: The Deer Hunter: Cavatina
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
 
2:18 pm Michael Torke: Javelin
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Argo 452101 
 
2:28 pm Carl Nielsen: Symphony No. 1
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 437507 
 
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 3 PM
 
3:01 pm Wilhelm Kienzl: String Quartet No. 1: Minuet
Thomas Christian Ensemble
CPO 999805 
 
3:06 pm Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Le Bananier (The Banana Tree)
Paul Bisaccia, piano
Towerhill 72000 
 
3:09 pm Ernest Bloch: Baal Shem: Nigun
Avi Avital, mandolin
Simone Bernardini, violin
Amihai Grosz, viola
Zvi Plesser, cello
Klaus Stoll, double bass
Sacha Rattle, clarinet
DG 19758 
 
3:17 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Rene Leibowitz
Chesky 17 
 
3:48 pm Pablo de Sarasate: Muiniera
Navarra Symphony Orchestra / Ernest Martinez Izquierdo
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 572275 
 
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 4 PM
 
4:01 pm Eduard Strauss: True Love Polka
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra / Mika Eichenholz
Marco Polo 223471 
 
4:06 pm Gabriel Faure: Masques and Bergamasques
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186 
 
4:21 pm Arturo Marquez: Danzon No. 2
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel
DG 17097 
 
4:32 pm Frederic Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 18883 
 
4:47 pm Georges Bizet: Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants)
Toronto Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Davis
Sony 46508 
 
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 5 PM
 
5:01 pm Michel de la Barre: Suite L'Inconnue: Chaconne
Robert Stallman, flute
Edwin Swanborn, harpsichord
Karl Bennion, cello
Bogner's Cafe 104 
 
5:06 pm Mikhail Glinka: Kamarinskaya
San Diego Chamber Orchestra / Donald Barra
Koch 7042 
 
5:13 pm Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Lyon National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 572888 
 
5:31 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Violins
Venice Baroque Orchestra / Andrea Marcon
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Archiv 4777466 
 
5:40 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Bist du bei mir
Alison Balsom, trumpet
Alastair Ross, harpsichord
Mark Caudle, viola da gamba
EMI 58047 
 
5:44 pm Antonio Pasculli: Concerto on Themes by Donizetti
Berlin Symphony Orchestra / Claus Peter Flor
Burkhard Glaetzner, oboe
Capriccio 10281 
 
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 6 PM
 
6:01 pm Samuel Barber: Souvenirs: Two-Step and Galop
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Schenck
Koch 7005 
 
6:06 pm Carl Orff: Carmina Burana: O Fortuna
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / James Levine
DG 439513 
 
6:09 pm Zoltan Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80413 
 
6:35 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Houston Symphony Orchestra / Sergiu Comissiona
Pro Arte 251 
 
6:42 pm Frederick Delius: Little Birdie
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano
Naxos 572902 
 
6:46 pm Antonin Dvorak: Scherzo Capriccioso
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 414422 
 
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 7 PM - 9 PM
 
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
with Stephen Baum
Sounds of Summer. Highlights from First Fridays at the Frick, the Pittsburgh Symphony at Point State Park, and Bach, Beethoven & Brunch.
 
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 9 PM
 
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Symphony, Part X - Even after being stretched to its limits, the symphony remained the pinnacle of achievement for many 20th century composers. This week, Bill McGlaughlin continues his multi-part exploration of this vibrant, exciting musical form.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Franz Schmidt: Notre Dame: Intermezzo
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Erato 88103 
 
10:06 pm Antonio Lauro: Venezuelan Waltz No. 3
Alexander-Sergei Ramirez, guitar
DG 2125 
 
10:09 pm Francois Couperin: La Verneuillete
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440 
 
10:12 pm Maurice Ravel: Noble and Sentimental Waltzes (Valses nobles et sentimentales)
Cleveland Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 449213 
 
10:29 pm Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto
RCA Symphony Orchestra / Alfred Wallenstein
Jascha Heifetz, violin
Gregor Piatigorsky, cello
RCA 6778 
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Heinrich Biber: Sonata No. 1
Parley of Instruments / Roy Goodman
Hyperion 66145 
 
11:06 pm Malcolm Forsyth: Andante from Sagittarius
Amanda Forsyth, cello
Peter Longworth, piano
Marquis 231 
 
11:10 pm Franz Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Australian Chamber Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 63385 
 
11:34 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 14 for Winds
New York Philomusica
NY Philomusica 112 
 
11:46 pm Rued Langgaard: Symphony No. 1: Mountain Flowers
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Chandos 9249 
 
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featured specials

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    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.