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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Garry Eister: Quintet for Glass and Strings: Brisk
Dennis James, Armonica
Sony 89047 Buy now
12:06 am Terry Riley: Cantos Desiertos: Francesco en Paraiso
Daniele Ruggieri, flute
Brilliant 95753 Buy now
12:13 am Valentin Silvestrov: Two Pieces
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
12:18 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 573051 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Anonymous: Flowers of the Forest
Dorian 90139 Buy now
1:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 10 "Gran Partita": Adagio
DG 453903 Buy now
1:12 am Mily Balakirev: Tamara
Vassily Sinaisky
Chandos 24129 Buy now
1:35 am Eugene Arcade Dede: Bees and Bumblebees
Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
1:40 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 30
Awadagin Pratt, piano
EMI 55290 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Alan Hovhaness: Dawn in Paradise
Rudolf Werthen
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530 Buy now
2:06 am Claude Debussy: Jeux (Games)
Pierre Boulez
Sony 68327 Buy now
2:25 am Ferdinand Ries: Flute Quartet No. 3
John Herrick Littlefield, flute
Naxos 570330 Buy now
2:45 am Michael Abels: Delights and Dances
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 141 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Filippo Azzaiolo: Chi passa per'sta strada
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89782 Buy now
3:06 am Antonin Dvorak: String Sextet
Sarah Chang, violin
EMI 57243 Buy now
3:41 am Adolphus Hailstork: Fanfare on Amazing Grace
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559722 Buy now
3:45 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite
Albany 693 Buy now
3:51 am William Schuman: New England Triptych: Chester
Lt. Col. Lowell E. Graham
USAF 9604 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Alfredo Catalani: Andantino
Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 573072 Buy now
4:06 am Alexander Grechaninov: Snowdrop
Sasha Boldachev, harp
SELF PROD 464 Buy now
4:09 am Camille Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Michael Tilson Thomas
Steven Isserlis, cello
RCA 61678 Buy now
4:30 am Valerie Capers: Portraits in Jazz: Waltz for Miles
Maria Corley, piano
Albany 857 Buy now
4:32 am Duke Ellington: The River Suite
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9154 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Jon Lord: Zarabanda Solitaria
Signum 236 Buy now
5:06 am Albert Roussel: Evocations: La Ville rose (The pink city)
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 10957 Buy now
5:17 am Lena McLin: A Summer Day
Helen Walker-Hill, piano
Leonarda 339 Buy now
5:22 am Jonathan Bailey Holland: Halcyon Sun
Paavo Jarvi
CSOM 945 Buy now
5:41 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
George Szell
Sony 42418 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Cecile Chaminade: The Past
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66846 Buy now
6:06 am Carlos Salzedo: Song in the Night (Chanson dans la Nuit)
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71273 Buy now
6:10 am Jessie Montgomery: Strum
Azica 71302 Buy now
6:19 am Florence Price: Symphony No. 3
Apo Hsu
Koch 7518 Buy now
6:50 am Antonio Jimenez Manjon: Basque Melody
Thibaut Garcia, guitar
Erato 95463 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
Guest host pianist Orli Shaham leads this week's episode of From the Top from Bowdoin College in Maine with a dynamic sibling-guitar-duo from California and a sensational teenage pianist performing Brahms.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Gioacchino Rossini: La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80443 Buy now
10:17 am Frederic Chopin: Scherzo No. 4
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 11758 Buy now
10:31 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Quintet: 4th movement
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
Orchid 100106 Buy now
10:42 am Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
Paul Paray
Mercury 434321 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Thomas Newman: American Beauty: Any Other Name
Nikolaj Bloch
Warner 54928 Buy now
11:06 am Thomas Newman: Little Women: Suite
Thomas Newman
Sony 66922 Buy now
11:26 am Thomas Newman: Saving Mr. Banks: selections
Thomas Newman
Walt Disney 193110 Buy now
11:36 am Randy Newman: A Bug's Life: The Time of Your Life
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80535 Buy now
11:42 am Randy Newman: Monsters, Inc.: The Ride of the Doors
Randy Newman
Walt Disney 607127 Buy now
11:48 am Randy Newman: Seabiscuit: Suite
Thomas Newman
London/Decca 772 Buy now
11:55 am Alexandre Desplat: The Shape of Water: Rainy Day
Alexandre Desplat
London/Decca 27674 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Alexandre Desplat: The Grand Budapest Hotel: A Troops Barracks (Requiem for the Grand Budapest)
Mark Graham
ABKCO 81302 Buy now
12:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances: Selected
Ivan Fischer
Hungaroton 12571 Buy now
12:06 pm Johann Strauss, Sr.: Maria Waltz
Riccardo Muti
Sony 77002 Buy now
12:17 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio No. 40
Harmonia Mundi 902321 Buy now
12:31 pm William Grant Still: Miniatures
Albany 693 Buy now
12:46 pm Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture
Helmuth Rilling
Hanssler 98922 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
The Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Morning Mood
Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
5:06 pm Hugo Alfven: Dance of the Shepherd Girl
Don Bailey, flute
Summit 239 Buy now
5:11 pm Alberto Ginastera: Estancia: Malambo
Michael Tilson Thomas
Argo 436737 Buy now
5:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 10
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 60454 Buy now
5:36 pm Mauro Giuliani: Guitar Concerto No. 1
George Malcolm
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 417617 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Louis Langree conducts the Cincinnati Symphony in Strauss' Don Juan and Alpine Symphony. Katia and Marielle Labeque plays the Concerto for Two Pianos by Bryce Dessner.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Joaquin Turina: Toccata
Katrina Szederkenyi, harp
MSR 1527 Buy now
10:06 pm Erik Satie: Gymnopedie No. 3
Eiji Oue
Reference 99 Buy now
10:11 pm Josef Suk: Fantasy
JoAnn Falletta
Michael Ludwig, violin
Naxos 572323 Buy now
10:36 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 15 "Pastoral"
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 62700 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Giaches de Wert: Giunto alla tomba
Gabriele Palomba, lute
Glossa 80911 Buy now
11:06 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Daniel Barenboim
Teldec 23328 Buy now
11:16 pm Sigurdur Saevarsson: Nunc dimittis
Hordur Askelsson
Bis 2200 Buy now
11:23 pm William Banfield: Symphony No. 6
Alan Balter
Telarc 80409 Buy now
11:47 pm Cyril Scott: Aubade
Martyn Brabbins
Chandos 10407 Buy now