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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am John Dowland: Lachrimae Tristes
Jakob Lindberg
Bis 315 Buy now
12:06 am Philip Glass: Company
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8727 Buy now
12:16 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4
Andris Nelsons
BSO 1701 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Traditional: Waltz after Lasse in Lyby
Dacapo 226081 Buy now
1:06 am Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra
Leonard Bernstein
DG 429728 Buy now
1:45 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Sentimental Waltz
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Harmonia Mundi 902274 Buy now
1:48 am Gerald Finzi: Nocturne (New Year Music)
Andrew Davis
Chandos 5214 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Charles Koechlin: On Distant Waves (Sur les flots lointains)
Leif Segerstam
Marco Polo 223704 Buy now
2:06 am Ola Gjeilo: Crystal Sky
Ola Gjeilo, piano
London/Decca 4850196 Buy now
2:10 am Peteris Vasks: Lauda
Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 Buy now
2:30 am Szymon Laks: Wind Concertino
Joaquin Valdepenas, clarinet
Chandos 10983 Buy now
2:44 am Frederic Chopin: Fantasy on Polish Airs
Krzysztof Urbanski
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4796824 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Zdenek Fibich: Poem
Vaclav Smetacek
Supraphon 101429 Buy now
3:06 am Felix Mendelssohn: String Quintet No. 1
EMI 49958 Buy now
3:39 am Florence Price: Adoration
Titus Underwood, oboe
Rising Sun 74227 Buy now
3:43 am Susan Spain-Dunk: Suite for String Orchestra
Douglas Bostock
CPO 555457 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Unsent Love Letters
Tamara-Anna Cislowska, piano
DG 4797538 Buy now
4:06 am Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto
Miguel Harth-Bedoya
Augustin Hadelich, violin
Warner 51045 Buy now
4:49 am Clara Schumann: Three Romances for Violin and Piano
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
DG 17923 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Anthony Sidney: Sketchbook of a Journey: Night at Sea with Stars
Miguel Bonachea, guitar
SELF PROD 433 Buy now
5:06 am Paul Creston: Gregorian Chant
Arthur Lief
Vanguard 4076 Buy now
5:18 am Eriks Esenvalds: O Salutaris Hostia
Hordur Askelsson
Thelma Hronn Sigurdorsdottir, soprano
Bis 2200 Buy now
5:21 am Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah
Linus 270642 Buy now
5:27 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Aria variata
Vikingur Olafsson, piano
DG 4835022 Buy now
5:43 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1
Neville Marriner
EMI 47116 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Minuets with Contredances
Hans Graf
LaserLight 15887 Buy now
6:06 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite No. 2
Cambria 1083 Buy now
6:15 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1
Hannu Lintu
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 68291 Buy now
6:49 am Johann Strauss, Sr.: Maria Waltz
Riccardo Muti
Sony 77002 Buy now
 7 AM - 9 AM
Performance Today Weekend
with Fred Child
This two hour weekly program features classical music in concert from studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Peter Dugan
Co-host Alex Laing joins Peter Dugan for this week¬'s episode. A 15-year-old violinist performs the energetic Sarasate¬'s Zigeunerweisen. She¬'s joined by a talented 10-year-old pianist, and young musicians performing challenging new repertoire.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Frederic Chopin: Impromptu No. 1
Pavel Kolesnikov, piano
Hyperion 68273 Buy now
10:11 am Eric Coates: Dance of the Orange Blossoms
Malcolm Nabarro
ASV 2075 Buy now
10:17 am Einojuhani Rautavaara: Two Serenades: Serenade pour la vie
Mikko Franck
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 4839847 Buy now
10:24 am Carl Maria von Weber: Invitation to the Dance
Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 430201 Buy now
10:35 am Josef Suk: Serenade for Strings
DG 447109 Buy now
 11 AM - 1 PM
New Years from Vienna
The Vienna Philharmonic presents its ever popular annual New Year's Day concert from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. You'll hear your favorite waltzes, polkas and more -- a festive way to begin the new year.
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Massenet¬'s ¬"Cinderella¬"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Isaac Albeniz: Spanish Suite: Aragon
Naxos 574347 Buy now
5:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Waltz-Scherzo
Vladimir Spivakov
Daniel Lozakovich, violin
DG 4836086 Buy now
5:13 pm Reynaldo Hahn: The Ball of Beatrice d'Este: Lesquercade
Steven Richman
Music & Arts 649 Buy now
5:17 pm Joaquin Rodrigo: Fantasy for a Gentleman
Pedro Amaral
Xianji Liu, guitar
IBS Classical 42020 Buy now
5:41 pm Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Waltzes
Rudolph Kempe
EMI 64346 Buy now
 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Church Sonata No. 4
Helmut Winschermann
Philips 422521 Buy now
6:07 pm Antonin Dvorak: Carnival Overture
Carlo Maria Giulini
EMI 68628 Buy now
6:17 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee
Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano
London/Decca 4851156 Buy now
6:19 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
Osmo Vanska
Bis 1716 Buy now
6:46 pm Gordon Jacob: Old Wine in New Bottles
USAF 1398 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Josef Myslivecek: Sinfonia: 3rd movement
Supraphon 110304 Buy now
7:06 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Gerard Schwarz
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 49276 Buy now
7:18 pm Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Symphony
Michael Halasz
Naxos 574306 Buy now
7:32 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Horn Concerto No. 2
Neville Marriner
Barry Tuckwell, horn
London/Decca 430633 Buy now
7:49 pm Franz Lehar: Gold and Silver Waltz
John Eliot Gardiner
DG 463185 Buy now
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Julie Amacher
Alondra de la Parra conducts the WDR Radio Orchestra in Bernstein¬'s Three Dance Episodes from ¬"On the Town,¬" Ginastra¬'s Variaciones concertantes, and Prokofiev¬'s Symphony No. 1.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Denis Plante: Suite Piedra libre: La Mancha
Atma 2547 Buy now
10:06 pm Maurice Ravel: Bolero
Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 417611 Buy now
10:22 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 66841 Buy now
10:50 pm Ester Magi: Bukoolika (Bucolic)
Arvo Volmer
Toccata 54 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Enrique Granados: Two Poetic Waltzes
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322 Buy now
11:06 pm Joachim Raff: Evening Rhapsody (Abends-Rhapsodie)
Francesco d'Avalos
ASV 1001 Buy now
11:13 pm Ottorino Respighi: Roman Festivals
James DePreist
Delos 3070 Buy now
11:39 pm Florence Price: In Sentimental Mood
Lara Downes, piano
Flipside 18 Buy now
11:43 pm Carlos Simon: Warmth from Other Suns
Rising Sun 5 Buy now