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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Martin Hayes: Maghera Mountain
Martin Hayes, Irish fiddle
In a Circle 012 Buy now
12:07 am Richard Strauss: Sonatina No. 1 "From an Invalid's Workshop": 3rd movement
DG 445849 Buy now
12:22 am Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Antonio Pappano
Daniele Rossi, organ
Warner 75555 Buy now
12:22 am Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Antonio Pappano
Daniele Rossi, organ
Warner 75555 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Gareth Farr: Waterfalls: 2nd movement
SELF PROD 439 Buy now
1:06 am Normand Corbeil: Heavy Rain
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8734 Buy now
1:15 am Meredith Monk: On Behalf of Nature: Memory Zone
ECM 2473 Buy now
1:21 am John Duarte: Joan Baez Suite
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Sony 45456 Buy now
1:37 am Duke Ellington: The River: Suite
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559737 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Jules Massenet: Suite from Esclarmonde: Hymenee
Kenneth Jean
Marco Polo 223354 Buy now
2:06 am Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Thomas Dausgaard
Dacapo 220518 Buy now
2:19 am Tina Davidson: Blue Curve of the Earth
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
2:26 am Richard Strauss: The Bourgeois Gentleman Suite
DG 435871 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Alexandre Desplat: The Tree of Life
Alain Planes, piano
Mercury 4812172 Buy now
3:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude No. 1
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6050 Buy now
3:09 am John Williams: The Five Sacred Trees
John Williams
Judith LeClair, bassoon
Sony 62729 Buy now
3:37 am Stephen Goss: The Chinese Garden: Red Flowers Blooming all over the Mountain
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322 Buy now
3:40 am Franz Schubert: Fantasie for Piano Four-Hands
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 4775233 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 63 "Sunrise": Minuet
Philips 410053 Buy now
4:06 am Arthur Honegger: Summer Pastorale
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Virgin 91486 Buy now
4:15 am Jennifer Higdon: Scenes from the Poet's Dreams: Summer Shimmers Across the Glass of Green Ponds
Gary Graffman, piano
Bridge 9379 Buy now
4:24 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 3
Neeme Jarvi
DG 423604 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Ola Gjeilo: Northern Lights (Pulchra es, amica mea)
Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
5:06 am Michael Torke: Sky: 2nd movement
David Alan Miller
Tessa Lark, violin
Albany 1784 Buy now
5:16 am Edward MacDowell: Piano Concerto No. 2
Andrew Litton
Andre Watts, piano
Telarc 80429 Buy now
5:44 am Libby Larsen: Deep Summer Music
Marin Alsop
Koch 7520 Buy now
5:52 am Ed Bland: Three Chaconnes in Blue: No. 2
Judith Olson, piano
Cambria 1256 Buy now
 6 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
6:05 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Chabrier - Roi Malgre Lui: Fete Polonaise
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 5122 Buy now
6:11 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Roi Malgre Lui: Danse Slave= King Despite Himself
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 5122 Buy now
6:18 am Felix Mendelssohn: Sinfonia for String Orchestra No.1 C MWV N 1
Northern Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Ward
Naxos 553161 Buy now
6:31 am Jr. Strauss: Wine, Women And Song 333
Boston Sym. Chamber Players
Deutsche Grammophon 463667 Buy now
6:46 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto, Harpsichord / Oboe, Strings, Continuo (Incomplete; From Lost Ob. Concerto) Reconstructed By d BWV 1059
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Helmut Muller-Bruhl
Christian Hommel, oboe
Naxos 554169 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Giuseppi Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani: Overture = Sicilian Vespers: Overture (1855)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Maris Jansons
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9503-1 Buy now
7:16 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto, Flute, Recorder, Strings, Continuo Twv.52:E2 e 52:E2
Telemann Chamber Orchestra / Eitelfriedrich Thom
Reiner Gebauer, recorder (RYE-nair ge-BOW-er (take a bow))
BerlinClas 30492 Buy now
7:32 am Thomas Shaw: Shaw - Concerto, Violin, Orchestra
Parley of Instruments / Peter Holman
Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin
Hyperion 66865 Buy now
7:47 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Scherzando #6h.Ii:38 (Sinfonia; Divertimento) (Before 1765)
Haydn-Ensemble Berlin
EMI/Angel 56577 Buy now
7:56 am Sir Edward Elgar: CARISSIMA, SMALL ORCHESTRA (1914)
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66968 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Karl Goldmark: In The Spring (1888)
National Sym. Or. of Ireland / Stephen Gunzenhauser
Naxos 550745 Buy now
8:16 am Nicolo Paganini: Quartet, Guitar, Strings
Mozart String Trio
Anthea Gifford
Denon 9069 Buy now
8:27 am Luigi Boccherini: Symphony 35/1
London Festival Orchestra / Ross Pople
Hyperion 66903 Buy now
8:42 am Alessandro Marcello: Concerto, "La Cetra"
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 563 Buy now
8:53 am Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No.2 A 118/2
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 82849 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #40 g K.550
NDR Radiophilharmonie / Andrew Manze
Pentatone 5186757 Buy now
9:41 am Franz Schubert: Quartet, Strings, Fragments(Grave, Allegro) (1814; Publ 1939)
Verdi Quartet
H„nssler 98328 Buy now
9:52 am Franz von Suppe: Tantalusqualen: Overture= Tantalus' Torment: Overturetahn-Tah-Loose-Kuh-Vah-Len: Overture
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
EMI/Angel 54056 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am William Alwyn: Serenade: Finale
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 Buy now
10:06 am Sergei Prokofiev: The Love for Three Oranges: March
Naxos 573475 Buy now
10:10 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": 3rd movement
Eugene Ormandy
Sony 46331 Buy now
10:20 am Leo Delibes: Coppelia Ballet Suite
Heinz Fricke
LaserLight 15616 Buy now
10:45 am Eric Whitacre: i thank You God for most this amazing day
Noel Edison
Naxos 559677 Buy now
10:52 am Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 15 "Raindrop"
Ivan Moravec, piano
Supraphon 110630 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Franz Schmidt: Notre Dame: Intermezzo
Lawrence Foster
Erato 88103 Buy now
11:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Winter
Anne-Sophie Mutter
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 463259 Buy now
11:18 am Anton Reicha: Wind Quintet
Simax 1094 Buy now
11:33 am Camille Saint-Saens: Jota aragonese
Jun Markl
Naxos 574033 Buy now
11:39 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 6
Carlo Fabiano
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67840 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Jacques Offenbach: King Carotte Overture
Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422057 Buy now
12:06 pm Giovanni Gabrieli: Canzon No. 12
Kazuyoshi Akiyama
Sony 44931 Buy now
12:09 pm Franz Schubert: Overture "In the Italian Style"
Edward Gardner
Chandos 5245 Buy now
12:18 pm Eduard Helsted: Flower Festival in Genzano: Pas de deux
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 433862 Buy now
12:28 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Peter Schreier
Philips 434918 Buy now
12:46 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5: 4th movement
Manfred Honeck
Reference 724 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Two Romances
Constantine Orbelian
Alexander Kniazev, cello
Warner 62061 Buy now
1:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4779634 Buy now
1:22 pm Louise Farrenc: Symphony No. 1
Christoph Konig
Naxos 574094 Buy now
1:53 pm Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite: Alla Marcia
Herbert von Karajan
EMI 69028 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 Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, #3 (1819) b 89
English Chamber Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Stephen Hough, piano (Huff)
Chandos 8507 Buy now
2:38 pm Lawrence Ashmore: Ashmore - Seasons(4)
Guildhall String Ensemble / Robert Salter
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet (Richard STOHLTS mihn)
RCA 60437 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony #43 "Mercury" E-flat I:43
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8541 Buy now
3:26 pm Anton Rubinstein: Piano Concerto #4 d 70
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Robert Stankovsky
Joseph Banowetz, piano
Marco Polo 223382 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Johan Helmich Roman: Sinfonia B Flat
Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble / Jaap Schroder
MusicaSvec 418 Buy now
4:12 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Siege De Corinthe: Dance Music= Siege Of Corinth: Dance Music(1826)
Monte Carlo Natl Opera Orch / Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422843 Buy now
4:28 pm Sir Edward Elgar: In The South "Alassio" 50
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / John Elliot Gardiner
Deutsche Grammophon 463265 Buy now
4:49 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto, Oboe, Strings, Continuo (Twv.51:D1) d
Czech Philharmonic Cham. Orch. / Lucia Matos
Andrea Gullickson, oboe
Cala 1037 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Earl of Kelly Thomas Erskine: Periodical Overture #17(Pub. 1767) E Flat
Hanover Band / Graham Lea-Cox
ASV 216 Buy now
5:15 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Suite for Orchestra 49
Bohemian Chamber Philharmonic / Douglas Bostock
Scand Classics 220522 Buy now
5:36 pm Franz Liszt: Fantasie for Piano and Orchestra on Hungarian Folk Melodies S123
Residentie Orkest Den Haag / George Pehlivanian
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 10371 Buy now
5:53 pm Lukas Foss: Capriccio, Cello, Piano (1946)
Ofra Harnoy, cello (OH-fruh HAR-noy)
Pro Arte 552 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:06 pm Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Herbert von Karajan
DG 449900 Buy now
6:10 pm Gabriel Faure: Piano Quartet No. 1: Scherzo
Hyperion 66166 Buy now
6:17 pm Sandor Kuti: Serenade No. 3
Cedille Records 189 Buy now
6:28 pm Louis Theodore Gouvy: Petite Suite Gauloise
Lowell Graham
USAF 1398 Buy now
6:44 pm Ilmari Hannikainen: Harvest Dance Suite
Petri Sakari
YLE 9703 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
A special concert to honor the victims of the Pittsburgh Synagogue shooting in October 2018. Manfred Honeck conducts works by Ravel, Mendelssohn, Brahms and Elgar with the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. Itzhak Perlman plays selections from John Williams' Schindler's Liszt.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Music from the Magic Box - An Excess of Pleasure - Hear a treasure trove of wonderful recordings: Andras Schiff playing Beethoven Op. 111 and the Diabelli Variations, Martha Argerich playing Mozart Concerti with Claudio Abbado, and many, many more.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Pastorale-Polonaise
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Denon 7052 Buy now
10:06 pm Maurice Ravel: Noble and Sentimental Waltzes
Pierre Boulez
DG 449213 Buy now
10:22 pm Robert Spittal: Consort for Ten Winds: Aubade
Robert J. Ambrose
Albany 1803 Buy now
10:28 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Violin Sonata No. 1
James Ehnes, violin
CBC 1138 Buy now
10:52 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: The Gadfly: Romance
Neville Marriner
EMI 49043 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Alan Hovhaness: Spirit of Trees: 5th movement
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530 Buy now
11:07 pm Nimrod Borenstein: The Big Bang and Creation of the Universe
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Chandos 5209 Buy now
11:28 pm Urmas Sisask: The Milky Way
Dorian 92178 Buy now
11:42 pm Darius Milhaud: La Creation du Monde
Simon Rattle
EMI 47991 Buy now