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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles: Poco Allegro
National Chamber Players / Lowell Graham
Klavier 11126 Buy now
12:06 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Symphony No. 6
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8648 Buy now
12:20 am Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: Suite No. 1
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8940 Buy now
12:48 am Arvo Part: Spiegel im Spiegel (Mirror in the Mirror)
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
ECM 1591 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 92 "Oxford"
Capella Istropolitana / Barry Wordsworth
Naxos 550387 Buy now
1:34 am Anonymous: Collection Flores de Musica: Differenzias sobre la Gayta
Ensemble Caprice / Matthias Maute
Analekta 9957 Buy now
1:40 am Ottorino Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Daniele Gatti
Conifer 51292 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Alexander Glazunov: Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / David Amos
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 510 Buy now
2:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 2
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
GMN 112 Buy now
2:25 am Siegfried Wagner: The Sacred Linden Tree (Die heilige Linde): Overture
Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic / Werner Andreas Albert
CPO 999003 Buy now
2:42 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Spano
Telarc 80676 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Pierre Attaingnant: Bransle gay
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854 Buy now
3:06 am Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Virgin 45464 Buy now
3:19 am Freda Swain: Song at Evening
Helen Callus, viola
ASV 1184 Buy now
3:23 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 4
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
London/Decca 16872 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 4
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4787471 Buy now
4:06 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Trumpet and Violin
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Friedemann Immer, trumpet
Archiv 419633 Buy now
4:20 am Josquin des Prez: Ave Maria
Voices of Ascension / Dennis Keene
Delos 3165 Buy now
4:27 am Hubert Parry: An English Suite
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
EMI 47671 Buy now
4:50 am Felix Mendelssohn: Concert Piece for Clarinet and Basset Horn
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 47233 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Johann Georg Pisendel: Violin Sonata: 4th movement
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2308 Buy now
5:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Mandolins
Philharmonia Virtuosi / Richard Kapp
ESS.A.Y 1022 Buy now
5:17 am Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Dream of a Witches' Sabbath
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding
Harmonia Mundi 902244 Buy now
5:29 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 12
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 468048 Buy now
5:50 am Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
New York Chamber Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 49276 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Dag Wiren: Serenade for Strings: Alla marcia
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Bis 285 Buy now
6:06 am Giacomo Meyerbeer: L'Etoile du Nord: Dance Suite
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Michal Nesterowicz
Naxos 573076 Buy now
6:16 am William McGibbon: Sonata No. 5 "In Imitation of Corelli"
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90291 Buy now
6:25 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Northwestern University Cello Ensemble
Dorian 70004 Buy now
6:40 am Johann Vanhal: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9607 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
NPR's From the Top with Host Christopher O'Riley comes to Hayes Hall in Naples, Florida, in a show presented by Artis-Naples. This show will celebrate Florida's young musical talent with performances by local 14-year-old pianist Noah Waddell from Fort Meyers, Florida, and by 17-year-old oboist David Norville, also from Fort Meyers, Florida.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Gerald Finzi: Prelude
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 555069 Buy now
10:13 am Johannes Brahms: String Sextet No. 1
Cypress String Quartet
Barry Shiffman, violin
Avie 2294 Buy now
10:52 am Domenico Cimarosa: Oreste: Overture
Toronto Chamber Orchestra / Kevin Mallon
Naxos 570279 Buy now
11:07 am John Williams: Far and Away: Suite
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8733 Buy now
11:13 am Elmer Bernstein: My Left Foot
Royal Philharmonic Pops / Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:23 am Maurice Jarre: Ryan's Daughter: Suite
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1047 Buy now
11:34 am Maurice Jarre: Lawrence of Arabia: Lawrence and the Desert
London Philharmonic Orchestra / John Mauceri
LPO 86 Buy now
11:37 am John Williams: Angela's Ashes: Angela's Prayer
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 89009 Buy now
11:47 am Sean O'Riada: Barry Lyndon: Women of Ireland
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 6046 Buy now
11:50 am Victor Young: The Quiet Man: Suite
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 5: Allemande
Philip Edward Fisher, piano
Naxos 573397 Buy now
12:06 pm Giacomo Puccini: Preludio Sinfonico
Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra / Claudio Scimone
Erato 55026 Buy now
12:18 pm Robert Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben: An meinem Herzen, an meiner Brust
Dorothea Roschmann, soprano
London/Decca 4788439 Buy now
12:20 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio "Variations on an Original Theme"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948 Buy now
12:36 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 102
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Hyperion 66528 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Verdi's "La Traviata"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Francis Poulenc: Three Improvisations
Pascal Roge, piano
London/Decca 425862 Buy now
5:06 pm Mikhail Glinka: Kamarinskaya
San Diego Chamber Orchestra / Donald Barra
Koch 7042 Buy now
5:13 pm Leo Brouwer: Cancion de Cuna (Afro-Cuban Lullaby)
Marco Tamayo, guitar
Naxos 555887 Buy now
5:19 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 82 "The Bear"
Handel and Haydn Society / Harry Christophers
Coro 16113 Buy now
5:48 pm Amilcare Ponchielli: Dance of the Hours
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 415856 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Michael Tilson Thomas conducts the San Francisco Symphony in Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat, and the Bartok Concerto for Orchestra.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Vicente Arregui: Intermedio
Roberto Moronn Perez, guitar
Reference 705 Buy now
10:06 pm Johann Christian Bach: Sinfonia Concertante No. 4
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Stephan Schardt, violin
Archiv 471579 Buy now
10:21 pm Bedrich Smetana: Ma vlast (My Country): Vltava (The Moldau)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 64291 Buy now
10:34 pm Richard Strauss: Oboe Concerto
Academy of London / Richard Stamp
Ray Still, oboe
Virgin 90813 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 12
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Philips 464601 Buy now
11:07 pm Thomas Canning: Fantasy on a Hymn by Justin Morgan
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80462 Buy now
11:17 pm Johann Strauss Jr.: Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron): Overture
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 43337 Buy now
11:26 pm Evencio Castellanos: The River of the Seven Stars (El Rio de las Siete Estrellas)
Venezuela Symphony Orchestra / Jan Wagner
Naxos 572681 Buy now
11:42 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 48
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10668 Buy now

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