Friday Feb. 17, 2017
<< February 2017
See what was playing at Go
Choose another day Go
 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Charles Lecocq: Les Cent Vierges: Je soupire et maudis le destin...O Paris, gai sejour
Valencia Orchestra / Frederic Chaslin
Sonya Yoncheva, soprano
Sony 1720 Buy now
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 21
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80217 Buy now
12:24 am Giuseppe Verdi: String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400 Buy now
12:47 am Johann Strauss Jr.: Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
Erato 45998 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 2
City of London Sinfonia / Nicholas Ward
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430 Buy now
1:16 am Luis de Milan: Fantasia No. 8
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 Buy now
1:20 am Franz Schubert: Violin Sonatina No. 3
Andrew Manze, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907445 Buy now
1:39 am George Chadwick: Tam O'Shanter
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9439 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Vincenzo Bellini: I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Capulets and Montagues): Sinfonia
Orchestra of St. Cecilia / Myung-Whun Chung
DG 471566 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 63 "Sunrise"
Leipzig String Quartet
Dabringhaus 3071683 Buy now
2:31 am Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 2
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Claus Peter Flor
Sergei Edelmann, piano
RCA 7988 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Federico Torroba: Concierto en Flamenco: Alegrias de Cadiz
Malaga Philharmonic Orchestra / Manuel Coves
Pepe Romero, guitar
Naxos 573255 Buy now
3:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Quintet
Gewandhaus Quartet
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 426440 Buy now
3:24 am Gaspar Sanz: Marizapolos
Waverly Consort / Michael Jaffee
Waverly 14002 Buy now
3:27 am William Walton: Henry V Suite
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Carl Davis
EMI 47944 Buy now
3:41 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 6
Jaime Laredo, violin
Sony 42414 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 5: 2nd movement
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9661 Buy now
4:06 am Robert Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3084 Buy now
4:26 am Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 4
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 52524 Buy now
4:38 am Ottorino Respighi: Pines of Rome
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 410145 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Francesco Cilea: L'Arlesiana: E la solita storia (Federico's Lament)
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Jonas Kaufmann, tenor
London/Decca 15463 Buy now
5:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 6
Tokyo Bach-Mozart Ensemble
Masahiro Arita, baroque flute
Denon 9288 Buy now
5:16 am Georges Bizet: Fair Maid of Perth: Suite
Paris Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
EMI 64869 Buy now
5:29 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 18
Mieczyslaw Horszowski, piano
Nonesuch 79202 Buy now
5:44 am Karl Jenkins: Ave Verum Corpus
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
DG 4793232 Buy now
5:51 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 434135 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 Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 430226 Buy now
10:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Italian Concerto
Harp Consort / Andrew Lawrence-King
DHM 77366 Buy now
10:20 am Fritz Kreisler: Caprice viennois (Viennese Caprice)
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 58 Buy now
10:26 am Malcolm Arnold: Oboe Quartet
Nash Ensemble
Hyperion 66173 Buy now
10:39 am Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5169 Buy now
10:45 am Hector Berlioz: Rob Roy: Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 421193 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am James Horner: Braveheart: Main Title
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Jerry O'Sullivan, Uilleann pipes
RCA 68901 Buy now
11:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Concerto No. 11: 1st movement
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4174 Buy now
11:14 am Traditional Catalan: El mariner (The Sailor)
Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
ECM 2227 Buy now
11:22 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5
Menuhin Festival Orchestra / Yehudi Menuhin
EMI 73359 Buy now
11:48 am Traditional: Dalecarlian Suite No. 1
Jakob Lindberg, lute
Bis 1199 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Camargo Guarnieri: Encantamento
Barbara Westphal, viola
Centaur 3052 Buy now
12:06 pm John Rutter: Suite for Strings
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
London/Decca 1821 Buy now
12:19 pm Traditional Welsh: All Through the Night
London Mozart Players / Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
12:25 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Academy of Ancient Music Berlin
Harmonia Mundi 901634 Buy now
12:43 pm Gustav Schreck: Bassoon Sonata
Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
Chandos 10703 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Anonymous: Greensleeves to a Ground
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 13993 Buy now
1:06 pm Percy Grainger: The Immovable Do
Michigan State University Band / Keith Brion
Delos 3101 Buy now
1:13 pm Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80320 Buy now
1:30 pm Stephen Goss: The Albeniz Concerto
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 98361 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 Michael Praetorius: Dances from Terpsichore
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Koch 7673 Buy now
6:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La finta giardineria (The Pretend Gardener): Overture
Dresden State Orchestra / Hans Vonk
LaserLight 15885 Buy now
6:12 pm Robert Schumann: Concert Piece for Four Horns
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3084 Buy now
6:32 pm Edward Elgar: Cockaigne Overture (In London Town)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Yehudi Menuhin
Virgin 61199 Buy now
6:46 pm Maurice Ravel: Sonatine: Modere
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 60985 Buy now
6:52 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Scherzando No. 1
Haydn Ensemble Berlin / Bernhard Hartog
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56577 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of the upcoming Pittsburgh Opera production of "As One", featuring interviews and musical excerpts.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Music from Duquesne University.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Family Matters/All in the Family - Musicians are like that proverbial apple; they too do not fall far from the tree. When musicians marry musicians, their children are bound to be musical. This week features composers and their kin, including the Bachs, Scarlattis, Schumanns and others.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Rolf Lovland: Sleepsong
The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin / Desmond Earley
Emily Doyle, soprano
Signum 436 Buy now
10:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus: Overture
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4782721 Buy now
10:11 pm Victor Herbert: Cello Concerto No. 1: 1st movement
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Mark Kosower, cello
Naxos 8573517 Buy now
10:23 pm Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Herbert Blomstedt
EMI 69758 Buy now
10:37 pm Louis Theodore Gouvy: Fantasie Symphonique
German Radio Philharmonic / Jacques Mercier
CPO 777382 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Joaquin Malats: Spanish Serenade
Christoph Denoth, guitar
Signum 404 Buy now
11:06 pm Karl Goldmark: In Spring Overture
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra / Andras Korodi
Hungaroton 12552 Buy now
11:17 pm Andro Blackhall: On the banks of the Helicon
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139 Buy now
11:19 pm Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 38468 Buy now
11:46 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 4
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 422517 Buy now

Support WQED Radio

WQED-FM relies on listener donations to provide classical content on the radio and the internet. Please support the service you are about to hear.

Thank you.

Donate Like us on Facebook Like Us Follow us on Twitter Follow Us