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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Julius Fucik: The Grumpy Old Bear
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Alan Pendlebury, bassoon
Virgin 59285 Buy now
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 8
Montreal Baroque Orchestra / Eric Milnes
Atma 2565 Buy now
12:18 am Celedonio Romero: Suite Andaluza
Angel Romero, guitar
Telarc 80213 Buy now
12:35 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 400023 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am Giovanni Palestrina: Missa "Regina Caeli": Agnus Dei
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Coro 16106 Buy now
1:13 am Alexander Glazunov: Spring (Vesna)
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8611 Buy now
1:24 am Robert Schumann: Violin Sonata No. 2
Caroline Goulding, violin
Ars Produktion 38536 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Minuets with Contredances
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra / Hans Graf
LaserLight 15887 Buy now
2:06 am Pat Metheny: Antonia
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71309 Buy now
2:15 am Richard Strauss: Symphonia Domestica
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
EMI 69571 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Girolamo Frescobaldi: Toccata
Camerata Salzburg
Jian Wang, cello
DG 474236 Buy now
3:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 53 "The Lark"
Danish String Quartet
Avi-Music 8553264 Buy now
3:25 am Reynaldo Hahn: A Chloris (To Chloris)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, English horn
London/Decca 4782564 Buy now
3:30 am Reynaldo Hahn: Piano Concerto
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Jean-Yves Ossonce
Stephen Coombs, piano
Hyperion 66897 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Sarabande with variations
Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble / Ludwig Guttler
Berlin 1090 Buy now
4:06 am Erkki Melartin: Songs from Lake Ladoga
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jorma Panula
YLE 9802 Buy now
4:16 am Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto
London Symphony Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 68964 Buy now
4:51 am Muzio Clementi: Capriccio No. 1
Lilya Zilberstein, piano
Hanssler 93096 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Charlie Chaplin: Modern Times: Smile
I Salonisti
Sony 61731 Buy now
5:06 am Arnold Bax: The Happy Forest
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8307 Buy now
5:17 am Alberto Ginastera: Pampeana No. 1
Gil Shaham, violin
Oberlin 1604 Buy now
5:28 am Francis Poulenc: Les animaux modeles (The Model Animals)
French National Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 452937 Buy now
5:50 am Lars-Erik Larsson: Lyric Fantasy
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Manze
CPO 777671 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture "Water Music": Menuet; Gigue; Canarie
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 413788 Buy now
6:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Six Studies in English Folk Song
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 891 Buy now
6:17 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3
Orchestra Mozart / Claudio Abbado
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Archiv 4777371 Buy now
6:39 am Claude Debussy: Jeux (Games)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 438742 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
From our home in Boston, this week's program features a From the Top alum who's gone on to be the first American pianist since 1966 to win the Silver Medal at the famous International Tchaikovsky Competition. Also we meet a pianist who's just nine years old who not only performs the music of Rachmaninoff with authority–she also happens to have been an international chess champion.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Robert Fuchs: Andante grazioso
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572222 Buy now
10:14 am Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite: Berceuse
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30043 Buy now
10:18 am Francois Couperin: Concert Pieces
Camerata Salzburg
Jian Wang, cello
DG 474236 Buy now
10:31 am Sergei Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30043 Buy now
10:38 am Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80266 Buy now
11:07 am Miklos Rozsa: Spellbound: Dream Sequence/Mountain Lodge
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62788 Buy now
11:14 am John Williams: Jaws: Main Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
11:18 am John Williams: Star Wars: Main Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
11:25 am John Williams: Schindler's List: Theme
Boston Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
MCA 10969 Buy now
11:32 am Rachel Portman: Emma: The Wedding/End Titles
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6018 Buy now
11:43 am Tan Dun: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Silk Road
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra / Tan Dun
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89347 Buy now
11:47 am Ludovic Bourse: The Artist: Waltz for Peppy
Brussels Philharmonic / Ernst Van Tiel
Sony 97895 Buy now
11:53 am Alexandre Desplat: The Grand Budapest Hotel: Canto at Gabelmeister's Peak
Studio Orchestra / Mark Graham
ABKCO 81302 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Francois Chauvon: Suite No. 1
Washington McClain, oboe 7773 Buy now
12:06 pm Gabriel Faure: Valse-Caprice No. 2
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67875 Buy now
12:15 pm Thomas Arne: Symphony No. 1
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8403 Buy now
12:24 pm Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 8 "Sixths"
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 8482 Buy now
12:27 pm Antonin Dvorak: Violin Concerto
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Pamela Frank, violin
London/Decca 460316 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Dvorak's "Rusalka"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Eric Coates: London Suite: Knightsbridge March
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66968 Buy now
5:06 pm Carlos Gardel/Gerardo H. Matos Rodriguez: Por Una Cabeza/La Cumparsita
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8733 Buy now
5:12 pm Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 2
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
Berlin Philharmonic 140011 Buy now
5:52 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Concerto No. 6
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 663 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Giancarlo Guerrero conducts the Nashville Symphony in Brahms' Tragic Overture and Dvorak's Symphony No. 7. Gil Shaham plays the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm William Boyce: Symphony No. 2
Menuhin Festival Orchestra / Yehudi Menuhin
EMI 4551 Buy now
10:06 pm Frederick Delius: Florida Suite: By the River
Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Argo 430206 Buy now
10:14 pm Louis Spohr: Nonet
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
DG 427640 Buy now
10:50 pm Jean Sibelius: Karelia Overture
Lahti Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 915 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Morten Lauridsen: O Nata Lux
Conspirare / Craig Hella Johnson
SELF PROD 259 Buy now
11:06 pm Robert Schumann: Adagio and Allegro
Truls Mork, cello
Simax 1063 Buy now
11:17 pm William Grant Still: Panamanian Dances
Berlin Symphony Orchestra / Isaiah Jackson
Koch 7154 Buy now
11:32 pm Claude Debussy: String Quartet
Ebene Quartet
Virgin 19045 Buy now

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