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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Manuel Ponce: Four Preludes for Guitar
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179 Buy now
12:06 am Frederic Chopin: Introduction and Polonaise
Edgar Moreau, cello
Erato 46369 Buy now
12:17 am Jean Sibelius: Pohjola's Daughter
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Chandos 8965 Buy now
12:32 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 9: Adagio
Minnesota Orchestra / Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Reference 81 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Alexander Glazunov: Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / David Amos
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 510 Buy now
1:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Overture in the French Style: Overture
Joyce Yang, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907405 Buy now
1:15 am Richard Strauss: Symphonia Domestica
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
EMI 69571 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Philip Glass: Opening
Kasia Kadlubowska, percussion
Dux 1221 Buy now
2:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 2
Artaria Quartet
Richard Savino, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907039 Buy now
2:29 am Aaron Copland: Music for the Theatre: Interlude
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 60593 Buy now
2:35 am Gustav Holst: Symphony "The Cotswolds"
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Claude Debussy: Estampes: Pagodas
Steven Osborne, piano
Hyperion 68161 Buy now
3:07 am Samuel Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Thomas Schippers
Leontyne Price, soprano
RCA 68153 Buy now
3:24 am Dmitri Shostakovich: The Limpid Stream
London Symphony Orchestra / Maxim Shostakovich
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 434106 Buy now
3:32 am Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Concertino
Folkwang Chamber Orchestra / Robert Maxym
Omar Zoboli, English horn
Schwann 311113 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am William Byrd: The Woods so Wild
Dorian 92203 Buy now
4:06 am Joaquin Turina: Fantastic Dances
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80574 Buy now
4:22 am Traditional Sephardic: Morena me llaman (Dark One, They Call Me)
Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
ECM 2227 Buy now
4:29 am Robert Schumann: Piano Quintet
Cleveland Quartet
Emanuel Ax, piano
RCA 6498 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Johan Svendsen: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 49769 Buy now
5:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 6
Concentus Musicus Vienna / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
DHM 63970 Buy now
5:25 am Joseph Lanner: New Vienna Landler
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna / Michael Dittrich
Harmonia Mundi 901013 Buy now
5:33 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Oboe and Violin
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Chamber Orchestra
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
DG 4792479 Buy now
5:46 am Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 2 "Valse brillante"
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 432303 Buy now
5:53 am Francois Couperin: Musette de Choisie and Tavernie
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 100 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Pierre Attaingnant: Galliarde
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854 Buy now
10:06 am George Frideric Handel: Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 415518 Buy now
10:10 am William Walton: Crown Imperial
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
London/Decca 448134 Buy now
10:19 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 2
Andrew Manze, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907250 Buy now
10:33 am Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Saturday Night Waltz
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63082 Buy now
10:38 am Paul Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80606 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Hubert Parry: The Birds of Aristophanes: Bridal March of the Birds
BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 10740 Buy now
11:06 am Medley: Shakespearean Suite
Ensemble Galilei
Telarc 80556 Buy now
11:12 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22
London Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Rudolf Serkin, piano
DG 415488 Buy now
11:53 am Edward MacDowell: Suite for Orchestra: In October
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434337 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Anonymous Viennese: Linz Dances
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013 Buy now
12:06 pm Emmanuel Chabrier: Espana
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80170 Buy now
12:13 pm Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 5 "Andaluza"
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Bridge 9491 Buy now
12:20 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5126 Buy now
12:44 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko
EMI 15473 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Frederick Delius: Two Aquarelles
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Eric Fenby
Unicorn 2077 Buy now
1:06 pm Turlough O'Carolan: Loftus Jones
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
RCA 68901 Buy now
1:11 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 4
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
London/Decca 16872 Buy now
1:47 pm Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
DG 429738 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 PM
Afternoon Classics
with Anna Singer
WQED-FM's Anna Singer hosts your afternoon and drive time classical music - complete with BBC Newscasts, weather and the latest arts news.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Jean Francaix: Quintet No. 2: 1st movement
ASV 1090 Buy now
6:06 pm Jean-Joseph Mouret: Rondeau
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257 Buy now
6:08 pm Leroy Anderson: Piano Concerto: 3rd movement
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Telarc 80112 Buy now
6:16 pm Edward Elgar: Cockaigne Overture (In London Town)
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 443856 Buy now
6:32 pm John Hebden: Concerto No. 2
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8339 Buy now
6:40 pm George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
EMI 6628 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Emotion and Meaning in Music Music's ability to convey emotion to the listener. Starting with Gil Shaham with the New York Philharmonic's performance of Samuel Barber's violin concerto, we will listen to Stravinsky's Rite of Spring and end the week with JS Bach's E minor Toccata.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Eduardo Toldra: String Quartet "For Art": 4th movement
Andorra National Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5482 Buy now
10:06 pm Gustav Holst: Indra
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
10:24 pm Wilhelm van Wassenaer: Palestrina Concerto
Swiss Italian Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
ECM 2485 Buy now
10:36 pm Franz Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy
Lang Lang, piano
DG 2047 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Pietro Locatelli: Violin Sonata No. 2: Allegro
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363 Buy now
11:06 pm Aaron Copland: The Tender Land Suite
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Aaron Copland
RCA 6802 Buy now
11:27 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: L'Egyptienne
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2378 Buy now
11:33 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
DG 445486 Buy now
11:45 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 3
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52606 Buy now

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