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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Giacomo Meyerbeer: The Prophet: Ballet of the Skaters: Quadrilles des patineurs
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Michal Nesterowicz
Naxos 573076 Buy now
12:06 am Bedrich Smetana: The Fisherman
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Robert Stankovsky
Marco Polo 223705 Buy now
12:11 am Nadia Boulanger: Three Pieces for Cello and Piano
Antonio Meneses, cello
Avie 2162 Buy now
12:20 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Houston Symphony / Andres Orozco-Estrada
PentaTone 578 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Eugene Ysaye: Childhood Dream (Reve d'enfant)
Bienne Symphony Orchestra / Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Rachel Kolly d'Alba, violin
Warner 67181 Buy now
1:06 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Fast Blue Village 2
Del Sol String Quartet
Dorian 92164 Buy now
1:12 am Virgil Thomson: Plow That Broke the Plains Suite
Symphony of the Air / Leopold Stokowski
Vanguard 8013 Buy now
1:28 am Anonymous: I would I were a bird
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Harmonia Mundi 902242 Buy now
1:35 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quintet for Piano and Winds
Anton Kuerti, piano
CBC 1137 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Eric Coates: Dance of the Orange Blossoms
East of England Orchestra / Malcolm Nabarro
ASV 2075 Buy now
2:06 am Francis Poulenc: Sinfonietta
Tapiola Sinfonietta / Paavo Jarvi
Bis 630 Buy now
2:35 am Henryk Gorecki: Symphony No. 3 "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs": 2nd movement
London Sinfonietta / David Zinman
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Nonesuch 79282 Buy now
2:46 am Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Contredanses
Capella Istropolitana / Oliver Dohnanyi
Naxos 550433 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Giuseppi Brescianello: Partita
Anthony Glise, guitar
Dorian 80127 Buy now
3:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Melancholy Serenade
Odense Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Vedernikov
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 166 Buy now
3:18 am Wilhelm Stenhammar: Interlude
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
3:25 am George Gershwin: Piano Concerto
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Andrew Litton, piano
Virgin 90780 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Jon Lord: Zarabanda Solitaria
Smith Quartet
Signum 236 Buy now
4:06 am Victor Herbert: Irish Rhapsody
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 8573517 Buy now
4:24 am Jules Massenet: The Last Sleep of the Virgin
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9765 Buy now
4:28 am Elias Parish-Alvars: Harp Concerto
Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra / Rossen Milanov
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2221 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Antonin Dvorak: Silent Woods
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Koch 7657 Buy now
5:06 am Simon Jeffes: "Still Life" at the Penguin Cafe: White Mischief
BBC Concert Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
London/Decca 425218 Buy now
5:12 am Luigi Boccherini: Symphony "La Casa del Diavolo"
German Chamber Academy / Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999173 Buy now
5:29 am Aaron Copland: Three Latin-American Sketches
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 559844 Buy now
5:41 am Richard Heuberger: Serenade for Strings "Nachtmusik"
RIAS Sinfonietta / Jiri Starek
Schwann 316039 Buy now
 6 AM
6:00 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 "Appassionata"
Fazil Say, piano
Naive 5016 Buy now
6:01 am Eduard Strauss: Treuliebchen (True Love) Polka
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra / Mika Eichenholz
Marco Polo 223471 Buy now
6:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Quintet
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 601 Buy now
6:23 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Kommst du nun, Jesu, vom Himmel herunter (Come Down, Jesus, Now from Heaven)
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Nonesuch 558933 Buy now
6:28 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 "Appassionata"
Fazil Say, piano
Naive 5016 Buy now
6:51 am Richard Wagner: Siegfried: Forest Murmurs
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Adrian Boult
EMI 62539 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/ Christopher O'Riley
This week's From the Top from Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Room will feature a teenage counter-tenor as well as his guitar-playing collaborator for two beautiful art songs. Also on the program, a piece by a teenage composer is given its radio premiere by a quintet of From the Top alums, and a 16-year-old pianist who could give Yuja wang a run for her money performs a fiery piece by Alberto Ginastera.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Ignaz Pleyel: Symphony
Zurich Chamber Orchestra / Howard Griffiths
CPO 999759 Buy now
10:23 am Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 6 "Minute"
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917 Buy now
10:26 am Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
Philharmonia Orchestra / Kristjan Jarvi
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Avie 2385 Buy now
10:39 am John Dowland: Mr. Dowland's Midnight
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 Buy now
10:39 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 29
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 89363 Buy now
11:07 am Franz Waxman: Sunset Boulevard: Prelude
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Joel McNeely
Varese Sarabande 66316 Buy now
11:12 am Franz Waxman: A Place in the Sun: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 708 Buy now
11:22 am Dimitri Tiomkin: High Noon
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60392 Buy now
11:26 am Bronislaw Kaper: Lili
Bronislaw Kaper, piano
Facet 8101 Buy now
11:33 am Dimitri Tiomkin: The High and the Mighty: Prelude
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
11:36 am Victor Young: Around the World in 80 Days: Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 Buy now
11:40 am Miklos Rozsa: Ben Hur: Parade of the Charioteers
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62592 Buy now
11:46 am Ernest Gold: Exodus Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60392 Buy now
11:51 am John Addison: Tom Jones: Main Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60393 Buy now
11:55 am Richard Sherman/Robert Sherman: Mary Poppins: Chim-Chim-Cheree
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
 12 PM - 5 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of Pittsburgh Opera's production of "The Long Walk."
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" and Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 Buy now
5:07 pm Josef Myslivecek: Sinfonia
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418 Buy now
5:17 pm Max Bruch: Scottish Fantasy
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
RCA 60942 Buy now
5:45 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80439 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from Keller Auditorium in Portland, OR
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Carlos Kalmar conducts the Oregon Symphony in Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream overture and the Elgar Symphony No. 1. Augustin Hadelich plays the Ades Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Cinderella: Adagio
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 64289 Buy now
10:06 pm Lars-Erik Larsson: Pastoral Suite
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
10:20 pm Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Vadim Gluzman, violin
Bis 1852 Buy now
10:46 pm Jean-Baptiste Krumpholtz: Sonata for Flute and Harp
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 48033 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Elliott Carter: Elegy
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79002 Buy now
11:07 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Rondo Brilliant
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 66969 Buy now
11:18 pm George Gershwin: Three Preludes
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Windham Hill 11135 Buy now
11:27 pm Anton Arensky: Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5347 Buy now
11:43 pm Igor Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
The Knights
Warner 17098 Buy now

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