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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 3 AM
3:27 am Terry Riley: G Song
Kasia Kadlubowska, percussion
Dux 1221 Buy now
3:32 am Daron Hagen: Songbook
JoAnn Falletta
Michael Ludwig, violin
Beau Fleuve 9495 Buy now
 4 AM
4:02 am Simon Jeffes: Perpetuum mobile
Barry Wordsworth
London/Decca 425218 Buy now
4:07 am Johann Pezel: German Dance Suite
CBC 2016 Buy now
4:15 am Ottorino Respighi: Rossiniana Suite
George Hanson
Dabringhaus 3351030 Buy now
4:38 am William Grant Still: Here's One
Alexa Still, flute
Koch 7192 Buy now
4:42 am William Grant Still: Song for the Lonely
Alexa Still, flute
Koch 7192 Buy now
4:45 am William Grant Still: Bayou Home
Alexa Still, flute
Koch 7192 Buy now
4:49 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4: 2nd movement
Osmo Vanska
Bis 2356 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Lou Harrison: Two Pastorales
Dennis Russell Davies
MusicMasters 67089 Buy now
5:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 10 "Gran Partita": 1st movement
DG 423061 Buy now
5:17 am Paul Simon: The Sound of Silence
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
London/Decca 30836 Buy now
5:20 am James Horner: Pas de Deux
Vasily Petrenko
Mari Samuelsen, violin
Mercury 4811487 Buy now
5:49 am Eduard Helsted: Flower Festival in Genzano: Pas de deux
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 433862 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am John Williams: 1941: March
Jerry Junkin
Reference 142 Buy now
6:06 am Alice Mary Smith: Symphony: 1st movement
Howard Shelley
Chandos 10283 Buy now
6:15 am Benedict Schlepper-Connolly: The Old Ways
Michael McHale, piano
RTE Lyric fm 153 Buy now
6:23 am Dobrinka Tabakova: Suite in Old Style
Maxim Rysanov
Maxim Rysanov, viola
ECM 2239 Buy now
6:43 am Vincenzo Tommasini: The Good-humored Ladies
Robert Irving
EMI 65911 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 the Presbyterian Church in Morristown, New Jersey, this week's From the Top is hosted by pianist Peter Dugan and features a variety of music, including an imaginative piece composed by a 17-year-old composer, an exuberant performance of "Café Music", and Gustav Holst's magnificent "Jupiter" from The Planets performed on organ.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 32
Jane Glover
ASV 762 Buy now
10:15 am Paul Moravec: Sanctuary Road: Rain
Kent Tritle
Laquita Mitchell, soprano
Naxos 559884 Buy now
10:21 am John Knowles Paine: Shakespeare's Tempest
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559747 Buy now
10:43 am Tomaso Albinoni: Concerto No. 5
Simon Standage
Chandos 663 Buy now
10:50 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron): Overture
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 43337 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Maurice Jarre: Doctor Zhivago: Lara's Theme
Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60392 Buy now
11:07 am Charlie Chaplin: City Lights: Suite
Philippe Quint, violin
Warner 585381 Buy now
11:16 am Nino Rota: Romeo and Juliet: Love Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80168 Buy now
11:19 am Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Finale
Johnny Green
Natalie Wood, vocals
Sony 89226 Buy now
11:23 am Nacio Herb Brown: Singin' in the Rain: Main Theme
John Williams
Philips 454727 Buy now
11:30 am Franz Waxman: Philadelphia Story: Suite
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 708 Buy now
11:36 am Harry Warren: An Affair to Remember
John Mauceri
Philips 446681 Buy now
11:40 am Gustavo Santaolalla: Brokeback Mountain: 3
Gustavo Santaolalla, guitar
Verve 5604 Buy now
11:44 am Alex North: Spartacus: Main Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 Buy now
11:50 am Max Steiner: Casablanca Suite
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 422 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 Buy now
12:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2: Badinerie
Isabelle Perrin, harp
Integral 221172 Buy now
12:11 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Moses: Ballet Music
Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422843 Buy now
12:33 pm Fanny Hunerwadel: Introductions, Variations and Rondo
Adalberto Maria Riva, piano
Cascavelle 1526 Buy now
12:48 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 417301 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Berlioz's "The Damnation of Faust"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Four Waltzes
Opening Day 7415 Buy now
5:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La clemenza di Tito (The Clemency of Titus): Overture
Neville Marriner
EMI 47014 Buy now
5:11 pm John Knowles Paine: Symphony No. 2 "In the Spring": 4th movement
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559748 Buy now
5:24 pm Bohuslav Martinu: Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano
Bis 653 Buy now
5:46 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Act 1: Scene, Waltz, and Scene
Valery Gergiev
London/Decca 10104 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from Town Hall in New York, NY
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
JoAnn Falletta conducts the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra in Scheherazade by Rimsky-Korsakov. Elina Vahala plays the Sibelius Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Anton Wunderer: Landler
Dabringhaus 3324 Buy now
10:06 pm George Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow
Mark Elder
Halle 7503 Buy now
10:14 pm Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto
Lovro von Matacic
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
EMI 47164 Buy now
10:44 pm Huang Zi: Plum Blossoms in the Snow
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322 Buy now
10:47 pm Gordon Jacob: Old Wine in New Bottles
USAF 1398 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Ludovico Einaudi: Sarabande
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8738 Buy now
11:06 pm Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 2
Marie-Pierre Langlamet, harp
Ancalagon 141 Buy now
11:12 pm Robert Volkmann: Serenade No. 1
Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999159 Buy now
11:22 pm Fela Sowande: African Suite
Mario Bernardi
CBC 5135 Buy now
11:48 pm Frederick Delius: The Walk to the Paradise Garden
Andrew Davis
Teldec 90845 Buy now