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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Orlando Gibbons: This is the Record of John
Nicholas Collon
London/Decca 4782731 Buy now
12:06 am Poul Ruders: Cembal D'Amore (Second Book): Air
Bridge 9531 Buy now
12:10 am Poul Ruders: Cembal D'Amore (Second Book): Allemande
Bridge 9531 Buy now
12:16 am Garth Knox: Stranger
Melia Watras, viola
Dorian 70007 Buy now
12:28 am Christopher Cerrone: High Windows
Eli Spindel
Furious Artisans 6823 Buy now
12:42 am Caleb Burhans: early music (for a saturday)
Caleb Burhans, electric bass
Cantaloupe 21144 Buy now
12:48 am Philip Glass: Akhnaten: Hymn to the Sun
Jonathan Cohen
Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor
London/Decca 28648 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Manuel de Falla: Four Spanish Pieces: Montanesa
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902099 Buy now
1:19 am Sergei Prokofiev: Waltz Suite
Marin Alsop
Naxos 573518 Buy now
1:48 am Franz & Karl Doppler: Fantasy on Themes from Verdi's Rigoletto
DG 4811917 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mitridate, Re di Ponto: Se viver non degg'io
Andreas Ottensamer, basset clarinet
London/Decca 4814711 Buy now
2:06 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: The Song of Hiawatha: Overture
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 10797 Buy now
2:19 am Amy Beach: Piano Trio
Chandos 20139 Buy now
2:35 am Virgil Thomson: Cello Concerto
William Eddins
Yehuda Hanani, cello
Naxos 559344 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Luis Gianneo: Lamento Quichua
Dorian 90202 Buy now
3:06 am Antonin Dvorak: String Quintet "American"
Paul Neubauer, viola
DG 14106 Buy now
3:40 am Nora Holt: Negro Dance
Gregory Walker, violin
Leonarda 339 Buy now
3:43 am James Price Johnson: Yamekraw, A Negro Rhapsody
Richard Rosenberg
Gary Hammond, piano
Naxos 559647 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Carl Busch: Four North American Legends: Chippewa Lullaby
Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
4:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue: Adagio
Ofra Harnoy, cello
Analekta 4890728 Buy now
4:11 am Dobrinka Tabakova: Kynance Cove
Christopher Gray
Regent 530 Buy now
4:25 am Eric Whitacre: A Boy and a Girl
Joby Burgess, marimba
Signum 625 Buy now
4:29 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 6
Osmo Vanska
Bis 2006 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Benjamin Britten: Matinees Musicales: Nocturne
Alexander Gibson
EMI 2111 Buy now
5:06 am Caleb Burhans: Once in A Blue Moon
Cantaloupe 21144 Buy now
5:20 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 4115 Buy now
5:32 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite No. 2
Cambria 1083 Buy now
5:40 am Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 4
Vernon Handley
Chandos 6525 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 William Grant Still: Lyric Quartet: The Quiet One
Koch 7546 Buy now
10:06 am Scott Joplin: The Entertainer
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061 Buy now
10:12 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 "Turkish"
Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 453 Buy now
10:44 am Camille Saint-Saens: Album Leaf
Boris Baev, oboe
Albany 1755 Buy now
10:49 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4: 2nd movement
Osmo Vanska
Bis 2356 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude No. 5
Sergiu Comissiona
CBC 5143 Buy now
11:07 am Franz Schubert: Polonaise for Violin and Strings
Emil Tchakarov
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 431168 Buy now
11:13 am Andrew York: Sunburst
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 Buy now
11:19 am Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Jason Seber
Teddy Abrams, clarinet
London/Decca 27306 Buy now
11:36 am Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Martha Argerich, piano
Philips 456700 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Steve Reich: Duet
Daniel Hope
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4795305 Buy now
12:06 pm Fanny Mendelssohn: Overture
JoAnn Falletta
Koch 7169 Buy now
12:17 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 "Choral": 2nd movement
Simon Rattle
EMI 57445 Buy now
12:31 pm Conni Ellisor: Blackberry Winter
Paul Gambill
Stephen Seifert, mountain dulcimer and Tennessee music box
Warner 46739 Buy now
12:49 pm Antonin Dvorak: Prague Waltzes
Antal Dorati
London/Decca 414370 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Church Sonata No. 17
Helmut Winschermann
Daniel Chorzempa, organ
Philips 422521 Buy now
1:06 pm Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra: Rondes de printemps (Spring Rounds)
Pierre Boulez
Sony 45620 Buy now
1:15 pm Kassia: Troparion for Holy Wednesday
Naxos 70039 Buy now
1:22 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Yefim Bronfman, piano
Sony 60677 Buy now
1:43 pm Luigi Boccherini: Symphony "La Casa del Diavolo"
Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999173 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 Veljo Tormis: Calling Home the Cattle
Erkki Pohjola
Finlandia 921 Buy now
6:06 pm Fritz Kreisler: Miniature Viennese March
Renaud Capucon, violin
Virgin 32626 Buy now
6:10 pm Jaromir Weinberger: Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka and Fugue
Fritz Reiner
RCA 5606 Buy now
6:21 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 98: Finale
Jeffrey Tate
EMI 64285 Buy now
6:30 pm Johann Strauss, Jr.: Rosen aus dem Suden (Roses from the South) Waltz
DG 463667 Buy now
6:42 pm Andrew York: Pacific Coast Highway
Delos 3163 Buy now
6:47 pm Alfred Reed: El Camino Real
Alfred Reed
Klavier 11157 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Anton Wunderer: Landler
Dabringhaus 3324 Buy now
7:06 pm Ruth Gipps: Song for Orchestra
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 20078 Buy now
7:14 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 3
Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 413727 Buy now
7:23 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Kurt Masur
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 63937 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm John Williams: Angela's Ashes: Angela's Prayer
John Williams
Sony 89009 Buy now
8:06 pm Alexander Glazunov: Waltz
Dabringhaus 6031239 Buy now
8:14 pm Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Winds
Neville Marriner
Philips 400020 Buy now
8:39 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 8
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 473689 Buy now
 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
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frederick Delius: Irmelin Prelude
Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 Buy now
10:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 2
Philip Hii, guitar
GSP 1024 Buy now
10:10 pm Joan Tower: Petroushskates
CRI 582 Buy now
10:18 pm Luise Adolpha Le Beau: Piano Concerto
Jurgen Bruns
Katia Tchemberdji, piano
Dreyer-Gaido 21015 Buy now
10:48 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 417301 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Patricia van Ness: Mysterious Ones
Telarc 80448 Buy now
11:06 pm Mauricio Yazigi: Roads
Navona 5808 Buy now
11:13 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 3
Adrian Boult
EMI 63095 Buy now
11:53 pm Joaquin Turina: Sevillana
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 66574 Buy now