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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Jacques Offenbach: King Carotte Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra / Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422057 Buy now
12:06 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet No. 6 "L'ucceliera" (The Aviary)
Smithsonian Chamber Players
DHM 77159 Buy now
12:26 am Hector Angulo: Yoruban Songs of Cuba
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757 Buy now
12:41 am George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / James Levine
DG 431625 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:07 am Philip Glass: Company
The Knights / Eric Jacobsen
Ancalagon 137 Buy now
1:15 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 5
Ivo Pogorelich, piano
DG 437763 Buy now
1:34 am Ottorino Respighi: Poema Autunnale (Autumn Poem)
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra / Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
London/Decca 15535 Buy now
1:49 am Michael Haydn: Symphony
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Hans-Peter Frank
Bis 481 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641 Buy now
2:06 am Leos Janacek: Lachian Dances
Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ondrej Lenard
Naxos 550411 Buy now
2:27 am Giuseppe Valentini: String Concerto
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 435393 Buy now
2:47 am Grace Williams: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Groves
Lyrita 323 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Manuel Ponce: Four Preludes for Guitar
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179 Buy now
3:06 am Frank Bridge: Summer
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8373 Buy now
3:17 am Giuseppe Sammartini: Concerto Grosso No. 6 "Christmas Concerto"
Ensemble 415 / Chiara Banchini
Harmonia Mundi 986002 Buy now
3:27 am Francis Poulenc: The Provencale Sailor
French National Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 452937 Buy now
3:29 am Niccolo Paganini: Sonata Concertata
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 437837 Buy now
3:43 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Lira Concerto No. 1
Slovak Chamber Orchestra / Bohdan Warchal
Robert Dohn, flute
CPO 999182 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Giulio Regondi: Etude No. 8
David Starobin, guitar
Arabesque 6695 Buy now
4:06 am Richard Strauss: Don Juan
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 421815 Buy now
4:24 am Antonin Dvorak: Silent Woods
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Koch 7657 Buy now
4:31 am Peter Tchaikovsky: The Queen of Spades: Russian Dance and Romance
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Peter Breiner
Naxos 573015 Buy now
4:38 am Francois Couperin: The Nations: France
European Baroque Soloists
Wolfgang Schulz, flute
Denon 4408 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1: Scherzo
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1996 Buy now
5:06 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 4
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 410897 Buy now
5:17 am Marta Keen: Homeward Bound
Mormon Tabernacle Choir / Mack Wilberg
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 18931 Buy now
5:23 am Richard Wagner: Die Feen (The Fairies): Overture
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 Buy now
5:36 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Capriccio "On the Departure of a Brother"
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67306 Buy now
5:48 am Claude Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances
English Chamber Orchestra / Edmon Colomer
Vanessa McKeand, harp
Virgin 90721 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 Joaquin Rodrigo: Aranjuez Concerto: 3rd movement
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 4810652 Buy now
10:06 am Richard Strauss: Violin Concerto: Finale
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Wolfgang Sawallisch
Sarah Chang, violin
EMI 56870 Buy now
10:17 am Aaron Copland: Our Town
London Symphony Orchestra / Aaron Copland
Sony 42429 Buy now
10:29 am Claude Debussy: L'Isle joyeuse (Joyous Isle)
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902164 Buy now
10:38 am Franz Richter: Concerto for flute and string orchestra
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Barthold Kuijken, flute
Sony 48045 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Johan Svendsen: String Quartet: 3rd movement
Oslo String Quartet
CPO 999858 Buy now
11:06 am Georg Anton Benda: Symphony No. 10
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Christian Benda
Naxos 553409 Buy now
11:11 am Scott Joplin: Ragtime Dance
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Philips 462948 Buy now
11:16 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 17 "Hunt"
Emerson String Quartet
DG 427657 Buy now
11:43 am Josef Suk: Fantastic Scherzo
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572323 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Percy Grainger: Scotch Strathspey and Reel
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 66884 Buy now
12:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 3 "Polish": 5th movement
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Gilbert Levine
Telarc 80454 Buy now
12:16 pm Traditional Catalan: El mestre (The Schoolmaster)
Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
ECM 2227 Buy now
12:24 pm Alan Hovhaness: Artik
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Alan Hovhaness
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 802 Buy now
12:43 pm Gabriel Faure: Fantasie for Piano and Orchestra
Toulouse Chamber Orchestra / Michel Plasson
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 47939 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 208: Sheep May Safely Graze
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
EMI 66229 Buy now
1:06 pm William Alwyn: Suite of Scottish Dances
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland
ASV 2116 Buy now
1:15 pm William Byrd: The Woods so Wild
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80659 Buy now
1:20 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Sinfonia Concertante
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Roger Norrington
Marieke Blankestijn, violin
RCA 68578 Buy now
1:42 pm Ferdinand Ries: Grand Variations on "Rule Britannia"
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Uwe Grodd
Christopher Hinterhuber, piano
Naxos 570440 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 Anonymous: La Folia/Chi passa
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 1901039 Buy now
6:06 pm Percy Grainger: Country Gardens
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Kenneth Montgomery
Chandos 8377 Buy now
6:10 pm Gunnar De Frumerie: Pastoral Suite
Stockholm Chamber Ensemble / Jan-Olav Wedin
Gunilla von Bahr, flute
Bis 175 Buy now
6:23 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Two Violins
English Chamber Orchestra / Steven Mercurio
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7785 Buy now
6:37 pm Oskar Nedbal: From Tale to Tale: The Months
Dvorak Chamber Orchestra / Miroslav Homolka
Supraphon 111413 Buy now
6:51 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Six Children's Pieces (Kinderstucke)
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 5070 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts two major works of Beethoven. Christian Tetzlaff performs the Violin Concerto. Then the orchestra is joined by soloists and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in the Symphony No. 9.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Russian Five/The Mighty Handful - This week explores the music of five composers from St. Petersburg who sought to create a uniquely Russian musical tradition. We'll hear compositions by Rimsky-Korsakov, Cui, Borodin, Balakirev, and Mussorgsky.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Harald Saeverud: Rondo Amoroso
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Per Dreier
Aurora 4913 Buy now
10:06 pm Arthur Honegger: Summer Pastorale
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Virgin 91486 Buy now
10:15 pm Frederic Chopin: Berceuse (Lullaby)
Orli Shaham, piano
Canary 15 Buy now
10:21 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 78
Stockholm Chamber Ensemble / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 45972 Buy now
10:41 pm Carl Stamitz: Clarinet Concerto No. 10
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 54842 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Jennifer Higdon: String Poetic: Nocturne
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 103 Buy now
11:06 pm Christina Courtin: Tralala
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 21593 Buy now
11:15 pm Meredith Monk: Parlour Games
Ursula Oppens, piano
ECM 2374 Buy now
11:23 pm Germaine Tailleferre: Harp Concertino
Women's Philharmonic / JoAnn Falletta
Gillian Benet, harp
Koch 7169 Buy now
11:41 pm Amy Beach: From Grandmother's Garden: Mignonette
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30043 Buy now
11:44 pm Alissa Firsova: Stabat Mater
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Coro 16127 Buy now
11:53 pm Fanny Mendelssohn: Notturno
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158 Buy now

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