Friday Aug. 1, 2014
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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Henri Duparc: Chanson Triste (Sad Song)
Mischa Maisky, cello
Daria Hovora, piano
DG 457657 
 
12:06 am Erkki Salmenhaara: Adagietto for Orchestra
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ralf Sjoblom
YLE 9704 
 
12:12 am Gabriel Faure: Pavane
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186 
 
12:19 am John Dowland: Fantasy No. 1
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 
 
12:25 am Max Bruch: Piece for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano
Kari Kriikku, clarinet
Matti Hirvikangas, viola
Arto Satukangas, piano
Ondine 760 
 
12:33 am Friedrich Ernst Fesca: Symphony No. 2
North German Radio Philharmonic / Frank Beermann
CPO 999869 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Gaetano Donizetti: Andante for Oboe and Strings
Ensemble Berlin
Christoph Hartmann, oboe
EMI 14232 
 
1:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 30 "Alleluia"
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8505 
 
1:20 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Habanera
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9765 
 
1:26 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1
Faure Piano Quartet
DG 6609 
 
1:52 am Antonio Vivaldi: Trio Sonata
I Musici
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 434082 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am George Frideric Handel: Organ Concerto No. 5
City of London Sinfonia / John Rutter
John Scott, organ
American Gramaphone 590 
 
2:06 am Adrian Munsey: The Distance Between
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 
 
2:10 am Joseph Jongen: Impressions d'ardennes
National Orchestra of Belgium / Roman Kofman
Cypres 1634 
 
2:26 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 16
Paul Lewis, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901902 
 
2:52 am Giuseppe Torelli: Trumpet Concerto
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Jahja Ling
Rolf Smedvig, trumpet
Telarc 80232 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Lou Harrison: Elegy, to Calvin Simmons
California Symphony / Barry Jekowsky
Argo 455590 
 
3:06 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Gustav Leonhardt
Anner Bylsma, cello
Virgin 90800 
 
3:27 am Darius Milhaud: Chimney of King Rene
Reykjavik Wind Quintet
Chandos 9362 
 
3:40 am John Dowland: Flow my teares
Ellen Hargis, soprano
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907275 
 
3:45 am Francesco Veracini: Overture No. 4
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 439937 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonatensatz
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Connoisseur Society 4202 
 
4:06 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Young Prince
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
John Corigliano, violin
Sony 63076 
 
4:18 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue
Philadelphia Orchestra / Wolfgang Sawallisch
EMI 55592 
 
4:29 am Claude Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances
IRIS Orchestra / Michael Stern
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2285 
 
4:40 am Charles Gounod: Petite Symphony
Norwegian Winds / Gerard Oskamp
Victoria 19095 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Iberia, Book 2: Triana
London Symphony Orchestra / Paul Daniel
John Williams, guitar
Sony 48480 
 
5:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 13
Alfred Brendel, piano
London/Decca 4782116 
 
5:22 am John Playford: Italian Rant
Toronto Consort
Dorian 93247 
 
5:26 am Richard Wagner: Rienzi: Overture
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra / James Levine
DG 435874 
 
5:42 am Franz Hoffmeister: Clarinet Quartet in A
Vlach Quartet Prague
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
CPO 999812 
 
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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 Willem De Fesch: De Fesch - Concerto in B Flat B Flat
Musica ad Rhenum
Manfred Kraemer, violin
Radio Netherlands 92037 
 
6:16 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, #19 (1784) F K.459
Ambache Chamber Orchestra
Diana Ambache, piano
Virgin 61445 
 
6:43 am Antonio Vivaldi: Vivaldi - Concerto in c minor c RV 120
Les Violons du Roy / Bernard Labadie
Dorian 90255 
 
6:50 am Joseph Boulogne St.-Georges: Quartet, Strings(1772)
Juilliard String Quartet
WQED (Not For Sale) 2101 
 
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 7 AM
 
7:06 am George Frideric Handel: Handel - Solomon: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba(1749) HWV67
English Chamber Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
Sony 44650 
 
7:09 am Richard Wagner: Fliegende Hollander: Overture (1841)
London Classical Players / Roger Norrington
EMI/Angel 49889 
 
7:20 am Henry Purcell: Suite, Brass
Canadian Brass
RCA 4574 
 
7:30 am Johann Christian Bach: Quintet, Flute, Oboe, Violin, Cello, Kbt304/6(1785)
Ensemble Baroque de Paris
Denon 7810 
 
7:45 am Antonin Dvorak: Dvorak - Symphony #7: Mvt 4 d 70; B141
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Pittsburgh Symphony 9214-2 
 
7:56 am Sir Arthur Bliss: Bliss - Rout Trot for Piano
Stephen De Pledge, piano
ASV 1128 
 
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 8 AM
 
8:05 am Franz Schubert: Quintet, Strings: Mvt 4 (Allegretto) (1828; Publ 1853) D.956
Verdi Quartet
Hnssler 98126 
 
8:17 am Giacomo Puccini: MINUET, STRING QUARTET, #1(MODERATO) (1892)
Orchestre D'Auvergne / Jean Jacques Kantorow
Denon 3871 
 
8:23 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto, Oboe, Strings, Continuo (P306, M14) F RV 455
Philharmonia Orchestra / Simon Wright
John Anderson, oboe
Nimbus 5188 
 
8:33 am Sir Edward Elgar: Capricieuse, Violin, Piano = Capricious Woman (1891) 17
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Philips 416158 
 
8:39 am George Gershwin: Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
Andr Previn, piano
EMI/Angel 66943 
 
8:54 am Alexander Glazunov: Scenes De Ballet: Waltzsenn Duh Bah-Lay (1894)
Minnesota Orchestra / Edo de Waart
Telarc 80347 
 
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 9 AM
 
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mozart - Flute Quartet C KA.171
James Galway, flute
RCA 60442 
 
9:23 am Alexander Glazunov: Glazunov - Raymonda Ballet Music 57a
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner Music 664674 
 
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 10 AM
 
Mid-day Classics
with Anna Singer
Enjoy essential classics live from our Oakland studio.
 
10:02 am Franz Lehar: Lehar - Concertino, Violin, Orchestra
North German Radio Philharmonic / Klauspeter Seibel
Latica Honda-Rosenberg
CPO 999423 
 
10:20 am Alexander Glazunov: Glazunov - Song of Destiny
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / Igor Golovschin
Naxos 553857 
 
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 11 AM
 
11:01 am Franz Liszt: Liszt - Piano Concerto #2 A S125
Orchestra Suisse Romande / Neeme Jarvi
Geoffrey Tozer, piano
Chandos 9360 
 
11:23 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Haydn - Symphony #96 "Miracle" D I:96
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Eugen Jochum
Deutsche Grammophon 437201 
 
11:48 am Pablo de Sarasate: Sarasate - Concert Fantasie, Violin, Orchestra On Carmen 25
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
Leila Josefowicz, violin (LEE-luh joh-SEHF-oh-wits)
Philips 454440 
 
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 12 PM
 
12:05 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty: Selections 66
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Delos 3196 
 
12:34 pm Franz Krommer: Krommer - Concerto, Clarinet, Orchestra E-flat 36
Northern Sinfonia of England / Howard Griffiths
Dimitri Ashkenazy, clarinet
Paladino Music 25 
 
12:56 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Rameau - Platee: Overture
Les Talens Lyriques / Christophe Rousset
OiseauLyre 455293 
 
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 1 PM
 
1:01 pm Niels Wilhelm Gade: Gade - Octet for Strings
Archibudelli
Smithsonian Chamber Players
Sony 48307 
 
1:31 pm Ferdinando Carulli: Carulli - Concerto, Guitar, Orchestra
Chamber Orch. of Leos Janacek
Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar
RCA 5914 
 
1:45 pm Peter Boyer: Boyer, Peter - Three Olympians, String Orchestra
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Peter Boyer
Naxos 559769 
 
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 2 PM
 
Late Day Classics
 
2:01 pm Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 
 
2:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Yundi Li, piano
DG 471479 
 
2:21 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Concerto No. 11
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 663 
 
2:30 pm Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole
Seattle Symphony / Ludovic Morlot
Seattle Symphony 1002 
 
2:47 pm Richard Strauss: Capriccio: String Sextet
German Opera Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 449571 
 
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 3 PM
 
3:01 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80338 
 
3:06 pm Pablo de Sarasate: Airs ecossais (Scottish Airs)
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Platt
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 83 
 
3:14 pm John Dowland: Lady Hunsdon's Puffe
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907515 
 
3:17 pm Robert Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale
Philharmonia Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 459680 
 
3:39 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67425 
 
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 4 PM
 
4:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 6: La Poule (The Hen)
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Archiv 4478 
 
4:06 pm Hector Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
Berlin Philharmonic / James Levine
DG 429724 
 
4:17 pm William Walton: Crown Imperial
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass / Jay Friedman
CSO Resound 9011101 
 
4:25 pm George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Seattle Symphony / Ludovic Morlot
Seattle Symphony 1003 
 
4:45 pm Lille Soderlundh: Concertino for Oboe
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Alf Nilsson, oboe
Bis 285 
 
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 5 PM
 
5:01 pm Johann Goldberg: Sonata for Two Violins: Gigue and Presto
Musica Alta Ripa
Dabringhaus 3090709 
 
5:06 pm Johann Vanhal: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9607 
 
5:25 pm Adam Maness: Irish is Reel
The 442s
SELF PROD 396 
 
5:30 pm Antonin Dvorak: Noon Witch
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8530 
 
5:43 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: "Jig" Fugue
Lionel Rogg, organ
Harmonia Mundi 290772 
 
5:48 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio
London Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green
Christopher Warren-Green, violin
Leslie Pearson, organ
Virgin 91199 
 
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 6 PM
 
6:01 pm Arcangelo Corelli: Sonata for Strings No. 10
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 532 
 
6:06 pm Richard Wagner: Die Walkure: Ride of the Valkyries
Paris Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
DG 439513 
 
6:12 pm Aram Khachaturian: Spartacus: Love Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80657 
 
6:23 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 32
Philharmonia Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Denon 6579 
 
6:31 pm Anonymous: Sir Roger Bacon's Masques
Folger Consort
Bard 9207 
 
6:35 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Mahler Chamber Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 15338 
 
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 7 PM - 9 PM
 
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
with Stephen Baum
Pianist Peter Serkin plays Beethoven's Les Adieux Sonata and works by Sweelinck, Nielsen and Wourinen for Chamber Music Pittsburgh.
 
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 9 PM
 
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Emotion and Meaning in Music - Is music merely a collection of ordered pitches and vibrations in the air, or is there inherent and universal meaning contained within? This week Bill delves into one of the most mysterious and fundamental qualities of music- its ability to convey emotion to the listener.
 
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 10 PM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Tale of Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80107 
 
10:06 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 1 "La Chasse"
Hagen Quartet
DG 423622 
 
10:22 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Trumpet Sonata
American Concerto Orchestra
Stephen Burns, trumpet
Dorian 80132 
 
10:32 pm Claude Debussy: Petite Suite
Lyon National Orchestra / Jun Markl
Naxos 572583 
 
10:46 pm Egberto Gismonti: Agua e Vinho (Water and Wine)
Sergio Assad, guitar
Odair Assad, guitar
Nonesuch 79365 
 
10:51 pm Alan Hovhaness: Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80392 
 
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 11 PM
 
11:01 pm Edward Elgar: Sursum Corda
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Satoshi Sando, piano
Marquis 81281 
 
11:06 pm Chilly Gonzales: Minor Fantasy
Chilly Gonzales, piano
Arts & Crafts 73 
 
11:10 pm Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Joshua Bell, violin
London/Decca 421145 
 
11:37 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 1
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Yehudi Menuhin
Virgin 91122 
 
11:51 pm Bohuslav Martinu: Flute Sonata No. 1: 1st movement
Tanya Dusevic Witek, flute
MSR 1161 
 
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  • 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.