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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Nils Frahm: Went Missing
Feico Deutekom, piano
Zefir 9654 Buy now
12:06 am Dobrinka Tabakova: Alma redemptoris Mater
Christopher Gray
Regent 530 Buy now
12:13 am Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80361 Buy now
12:26 am Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 1
Neeme Jarvi
DG 435757 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Franz Liszt: Des Madchens Klage (after Schubert)
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
London/Decca 18987 Buy now
1:06 am Eric Whitacre: Cloudburst
Stephen Layton
Stephen Betteridge, piano
Hyperion 67543 Buy now
1:16 am Devonte Hynes: Perfectly Voiceless
Cedille 192 Buy now
1:28 am Kurt Atterberg: Ballad Without Words
Jun'ichi Hirokami
Bis 553 Buy now
1:47 am Arvo Part: Kanon Pokajanen (Canon of Repentance): Prayer
Tonu Kaljuste
ECM 1654 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Margaret Bonds: Troubled Water
William Chapman Nyaho, piano
MSR 1091 Buy now
2:06 am Hildegard von Bingen: O ignis spiritus (O fire of the Paraclete)
Crier 1401 Buy now
2:15 am Carl Nielsen: The Children are Playing
James Galway, flute
RCA 6359 Buy now
2:18 am Carl Nielsen: Faith and Hope are Playing
James Galway, flute
RCA 6359 Buy now
2:21 am Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto
Claudio Abbado
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 469529 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Jon Lord: Zarabanda Solitaria
Signum 236 Buy now
3:06 am Jennifer Higdon: Dance Card: Celestial Blue
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
3:15 am Amy Williams: Brigid's Flame
Matthew McCright, piano
SELF PROD 460 Buy now
3:20 am Jackson Greenberg: First Light
Arturo Rodriguez
Ravello 8031 Buy now
3:36 am Mily Balakirev: Tamara
Kent Nagano
Decca 4830396 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Lou Harrison: Solstice: Garden of the Sun
Barry Jekowsky
Argo 455590 Buy now
4:06 am Kenji Bunch: Magic Hour
RCA 27208 Buy now
4:09 am Gustav Holst: Japanese Suite
Andrew Davis
Chandos 5086 Buy now
4:23 am Stephen Wingfield: Teyata
Albany 1688 Buy now
4:34 am Michael Torke: Sky
David Alan Miller
Tessa Lark, violin
Albany 1784 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Samuel Barber: Souvenirs: Waltz
Andrew Schenck
Koch 7005 Buy now
5:06 am Lars-Erik Larsson: Pastoral Suite
Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
5:19 am Robert Russell Bennett: Suite: Cowboy Song
Shannon Scott, clarinet
Albany 1234 Buy now
5:23 am James Horner: A Beautiful Mind: Suite
James Horner
Charlotte Church, girl soprano
London/Decca 440016 B Buy now
5:42 am Jean Eichner: Harp Concerto
Stefan Fraas
Silke Aichhorn, harp
CPO 777835 Buy now
 6 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
Staatsorchester Frankfurt(Oder / Nikos Athinaos
Liu Xiao Ming, piano (LOO SHOW MING (OW as in ouch))
Signum 7800 Buy now
6:18 am George Frideric Handel: Music for Royal Fireworks HWV351
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80594 Buy now
6:37 am Johann Christian Bach: SIMPHONIE CONCERTANTE, VIOLINS(2), OBOE,STRINGS T284/4(1774) E-flat
Hanover Band / Anthony Halstead
Anthony Halstead, piano
CPO 999601 Buy now
6:56 am Carl Maria von Weber: Abu Hassan: Overtureperiod Instruments
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
Deutsche Grammophon 419070 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso (Violins (2), Cello, Strings) (1714) B-flat 6/5
I Solisti Italiani
Denon 74168 Buy now
7:17 am Peter von Winter: Concertino, Bassoon, Orchestra c
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra / Ervin Lukacs
Laszlo Hara, bassoon
Hungaroton 31139 Buy now
7:31 am Felix Mendelssohn: Rondo Capriccioso, Piano(Andante & Rondo Capriccioso)(1824) E 14
Nikita Magaloff, piano (Nih-KEE-tuh MAH-guh-LOFF)
Denon 73535 Buy now
7:40 am Domenico Cimarosa: I Tre Amanti (The Three Lovers) Overture (1777)
Czech Chamber Philharmonic Pardubice / Michael Halasz
Naxos 573459 Buy now
7:49 am Georges Bizet: Jeux D'Enfants 22
National Orchestra of France / Seiji Ozawa
EMI/Angel 66230 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Antonio Vivaldi: 2 Trumpet Concerto with Strings C RV 537
Banff Festival Strings / Thomas Rolston
David Hickman, trumpet
Summit Rec 118 Buy now
Ulster Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 241-32 Buy now
8:30 am Robert Schumann: Symphony #4: Mvt 1 (Ziemlich Langsam; Lebhaft) 120
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / John Nelson
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9404-1 Buy now
Boston Museum Trio
Centaur 2129 Buy now
8:55 am Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi: O Mio Babbino Caro
BBC Concert Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Decca 473371 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto #4 E-flat K.495
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
Barry Tuckwell, horn
EMI/Angel 74967 Buy now
9:22 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Keyboard Sonata D XVI:37
Andrew Rangell, piano (ran-JELL)
Bridge 9313 Buy now
9:36 am Mauro Giuliani: Concerto, Guitar, Orchestra A 30
English Chamber Orchestra / George Malcom
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar (Ehd WAR doh Fihr NAN dehz)
Decca 417617 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Alexander Borodin: String Quartet No. 2: Scherzo
Book of the Month 7032 Buy now
10:06 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Fetes (Festivals)
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80595 Buy now
10:15 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 8
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10998 Buy now
10:29 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Three Violins
Monica Huggett
Monica Huggett, violin
Portland Baroque 501 Buy now
10:47 am Giovanni Gabrieli: Canzon in Double Echo
Kazuyoshi Akiyama
Sony 44931 Buy now
10:52 am Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride: Overture
William Boughton
Nimbus 5120 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 2
Yehudi Menuhin
EMI 4551 Buy now
11:06 am Robert Schumann: Blumenstuck (Flower Piece)
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
Sony 44681 Buy now
11:14 am Uuno Klami: The Cobblers on the Heath
Sakari Oramo
Ondine 932 Buy now
11:24 am Etienne Mehul: Symphony No. 2
Marc Minkowski
Erato 45026 Buy now
11:50 am Hector Berlioz: Beatrice and Benedict: Overture
Colin Davis
RCA 68790 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Edward Collard: Hugh Aston's Ground
Jakob Lindberg, lute
Bis 2082 Buy now
12:06 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Castor and Pollux: Overture
Frans Bruggen
Philips 426714 Buy now
12:12 pm Christina Courtin: Tralala
Mercury 21593 Buy now
12:21 pm Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Trio
Michael Collins, clarinet
RCA 63504 Buy now
12:47 pm Johann Strauss, Sr.: Beloved Sperl Polka
Riccardo Muti
DG 1849 Buy now
12:51 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Trumpet Concerto
Jonathan Morton
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 56094 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Francois Boieldieu: The Overturned Carriages: Overture
Howard Griffiths
CPO 555244 Buy now
1:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 10
Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 410899 Buy now
1:21 pm Pablo Casals: The Mischievous Angel
Tabea Zimmermann, viola
Harmonia Mundi 902648 Buy now
1:26 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 22 "Philosopher"
DG 427337 Buy now
1:46 pm Richard Wagner: Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Overture
Lorin Maazel
RCA 63143 Buy now
 2 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.
2:01 pm Daniel-Francois-Espirit Auber: RENDEZ-VOUS
English Concert Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Decca 421818 Buy now
2:21 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso Hwv328 (Vn. (2), Vc.; Str., Bc.) (1739) d 6/10
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Deutsche Grammophon 447733 Buy now
2:36 pm Jules Massenet: Esclarmonde: Suite
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orch. / Kenneth Jean
Naxos 555986 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Franz Krommer: Concerto, Clarinets (2), Orchestra (1815)
Wurtemberg Ch Or Heilbronn / Jorg Faerber
Wolfgang Meyer, clarinet
EMI/Angel 49397 Buy now
3:25 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Souvenir De Florence, String Sextet(1890) 70
Sarah Chang, violin
EMI/Angel 57243 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Alun Hoddinott: Folksong Suite
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Andrew Penny
Marco Polo 225048 Buy now
4:16 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, #1 D 17
BBC Philharmonic / Edward Gardner
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 20031 Buy now
4:41 pm John Williams: Harry Potter & The Sorcerer's Stone: Hedwig's Theme
Filmharmonic Brass
Roven 10017 Buy now
4:48 pm Jacob Weinberg: Quintet for Clarinet and Strings
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
CPO 999630 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto, Cello, Strings, Continuo M434; P19 c RV 401
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Christophe Coin, cello (kree-STOHF KWA(N) (nasal a as in cat))
OiseauLyre 421732 Buy now
5:16 pm Gabriel Faure: Apres Un Reve = After A Dream 7/1
Matthew Gee, trombone
Naxos 573619 Buy now
5:19 pm Gabriel Faure: Butterfly and the Flower 1/1
Simon Cox, fleugelhorn
Naxos 573619 Buy now
5:21 pm Gabriel Faure: The Sectet 23/3
Philip Cobb, trumet
Naxos 573619 Buy now
5:24 pm Gabriel Faure: Automne 18/3
Matthew Knitht, trombone
Naxos 573619 Buy now
5:27 pm Gabriel Faure: Fleur Jetee 39/2
Hugh Morgan, trumpet
Naxos 573619 Buy now
5:28 pm Gabriel Faure: The Roses of D'Ispahan 39/4
Matthew Gee, trombone
Naxos 573619 Buy now
5:32 pm Eric Coates: Coates - Joyous Youth Suite
BBC Philharmonic / Rumon Gamba
Chandos 9869 Buy now
5:47 pm Thomas Arne: Arne - Keyboard Concerto No.5
Parley of Instruments Baroque Orchestra / Paul Nicholson
Paul Nicholson, harpsichord
Hyperion 66509 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 415518 Buy now
6:09 pm Lille Soderlundh: Concertino for Oboe
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Alf Nilsson, oboe
Bis 285 Buy now
6:24 pm Dido: Life for Rent
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
London/Decca 30836 Buy now
6:28 pm Stephin Merritt: The Book of Love
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
London/Decca 30836 Buy now
6:33 pm Norman Dello Joio: Exaltation of Larks
Edvard Tchivzhel
Koch 7167 Buy now
6:42 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo for Violin and Orchestra
Thomas Zehetmair
Thomas Zehetmair, violin
Teldec 46448 Buy now
6:49 pm Alexander Glazunov: Concert Waltz No. 2
Valery Polyansky
Chandos 9658 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts Beethoven's Violin Concerto with Vilde Frang. Plus Matthias Goerne sings the Mahler Song of the Earth.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Mendelssohn, Schumann & Brahms String Quartets - This week we focus on one of the most delightful and storied chapters of the string quartet's history, centering around the works of three romantic composers-Mendelssohn, Schumann, and Brahms.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Zoltan Kodaly: Intermezzo for String Trio
Virgin 45015 Buy now
10:06 pm Joaquin Rodrigo: Madrigal Concerto: Arietta
John Neschling
Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars
GHA 126018 Buy now
10:15 pm Richard Strauss: Don Quixote
George Szell
Pierre Fournier, cello
Sony 63123 Buy now
10:55 pm Gabriel Faure: Barcarolle No. 12
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 20149 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Paul Reale: Minuet in G Whiz
Min Kwon, piano
MSR 1612 Buy now
11:06 pm Michi Wiancko: "La Follia" Variations for String Orchestra
Koch 7784 Buy now
11:21 pm Michael Nyman: Music after a While
Signum 586 Buy now
11:36 pm Caroline Shaw: Is a Rose: And So
Nicholas McGegan
Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Philharmonia Baroque 12 Buy now
11:42 pm Arash Safaian: Concerto No. 4 for Piano and Vibraphone "Newton's Law": Choral Prelude
Sebastian Knauer, piano
Neue Meister 300825 Buy now
11:47 pm George Rochberg: Ora pro nobis
Daniele Ruggieri, flute
Brilliant 95753 Buy now