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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Cesar Franck: Panis Angelicus
Stockholm Chamber Orchestra / Eric Ericson
Barbara Hendricks, soprano
EMI 54098 Buy now
12:06 am Ottorino Respighi: The Birds
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Louis Lane
Telarc 80443 Buy now
12:26 am Leevi Madetoja: Symphonic Suite
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
YLE 9803 Buy now
12:49 am Gerald Finzi: Eclogue
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 7010 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
North German Radio Symphony / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 437506 Buy now
1:28 am Samuel Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Orchestra of St. Luke's / David Zinman
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Nonesuch 79187 Buy now
1:45 am William Boyce: Trio Sonata No. 15
Parley of Instruments / Peter Holman
Hyperion 67151 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Richard Wagner: The Valkyrie: Magic Fire Music
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 46286 Buy now
2:06 am Ernest Chausson: Le Temps des lilas (In the time of the lilacs)
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 457657 Buy now
2:13 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"
Saarbrucken Radio Symphony Orchestra / Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Oehms 523 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Alfred Hill: Symphony No. 5: Allegro "The Carnival"
Queensland Symphony Orchestra / Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 Buy now
3:06 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Horn Concerto
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Stewart Rose, horn
Arabesque 6750 Buy now
3:16 am Lou Harrison: Music for Bill and Me
David Tanenbaum, guitar
New Albion 55 Buy now
3:21 am Carl Reinecke: Serenade
German Chamber Academy / Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999159 Buy now
3:48 am Franz Lehar: The Merry Widow: Overture
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Mikhail Jurowski
CPO 999891 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 1: 2nd movement
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Marc Soustrot
Naxos 573138 Buy now
4:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 5
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421640 Buy now
4:29 am Mikis Theodorakis: Carnaval: Love dance
Philharmonia Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 4756130 Buy now
4:36 am Gabriel Pierne: Ballet de Cour: Pavane and Saltarelle
Chamber Music Palm Beach
Klavier 11142 Buy now
4:43 am Jean Sibelius: Night Ride and Sunrise
London Symphony Orchestra / Antal Dorati
EMI 65182 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 1: Gavotte
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
5:06 am Gyorgy Ligeti: Allegretto
Parker Quartet
Naxos 570781 Buy now
5:14 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17
Minnesota Orchestra / Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Walter Klein, piano
Vox 3604 Buy now
5:47 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 4
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 411482 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 Simon Jeffes: Perpetuum mobile
BBC Concert Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
London/Decca 425218 Buy now
10:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio No. 10
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 432061 Buy now
10:21 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8: 1st movement
Saarbrucken Radio Symphony Orchestra / Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Oehms 524 Buy now
10:34 am Louis Spohr: Clarinet Concerto No. 4
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Kenneth Sillito
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 79786 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am John Duarte: English Suite: Prelude and Round Dance
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 Buy now
11:06 am Jerome Moross: Variations on a Waltz for Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Koch 7188 Buy now
11:16 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
Keith Jarrett, piano
ECM 1565 Buy now
11:46 am Jean Sibelius: Kullervo: Introduction
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 9048 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 42175 Buy now
12:06 pm Charles Stanford: Rondo for Cello and Orchestra
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Manze
Gemma Rosefield, cello
Hyperion 67859 Buy now
12:15 pm Carl Busch: Four North American Legends: Omaha Indian Love Song
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
12:23 pm Niels Gade: Symphony No. 8
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 339 Buy now
12:51 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Polish Concerto (Concerto Polonois)
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 435262 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Harry Dexter: Siciliano
RTE Concert Orchestra, Dublin / Ernest Tomlinson
Marco Polo 223522 Buy now
1:18 pm Luis de Narvaez: Four Variations on Guardame las Vacas
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80659 Buy now
1:21 pm Brian Packham: Cape Breton Concerto
Camerata Bariloche
Chris Norman, flute
Dorian 90250 Buy now
1:38 pm Josef Myslivecek: Cello Concerto
Camerata Chicago / Drostan Hall
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 142 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
The Movies and the Music
Part 1
Host Lynne Warfel presents an overview of Oscar winning scores. Part 1 focuses on the 1930s through 1950s, from "Korngold" to "Ben-Hur".
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart's Symphony No. 35 and the Brahms' Symphony No. 1. Midori plays the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Soundtracks - It's Oscar season again! And, since the beginning of cinematography, classical music has been there to enhance the narrative and drama of the silver screen. For the next five days we will listen to the soundtracks composed for the films E.T., Zorba the Greek, and Robin Hood, plus many more film scores composed by illustrious composers of the 20th century.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Edward Elgar: Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
10:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3: Air on the G String
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
EMI 66646 Buy now
10:10 pm Chris Marshall: Bluestone
London Mozart Players / Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
10:18 pm Niels Gade: Symphony No. 1
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 339 Buy now
10:51 pm Pablo de Sarasate: Airs ecossais (Scottish Airs)
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Platt
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 83 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Claude Debussy: Estampes: Pagodas
Zoltan Kocsis, piano
Philips 412118 Buy now
11:06 pm John McLaughlin: A Lotus on Irish Streams
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Oxingale 2019 Buy now
11:17 pm Toru Takemitsu: Viola Concerto A String around Autumn
Saito Kinen Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Nobuko Imai, viola
Philips 432176 Buy now
11:35 pm Lou Harrison: Suite for Violin and American Gamelan: Air
American Gamelan / John Bergamo
David Abel, violin
New Albion 15 Buy now
11:39 pm Paola Prestini: G-Force
Brooklyn Rider
Ian David Rosenbaum, percussion
VIA 10 Buy now
11:51 pm Nico Muhly: Motion
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra / Edwin Outwater
Analekta 9992 Buy now

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