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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Frederick Delius: Two Aquarelles
Charles Mackerras
Argo 433704 Buy now
12:06 am Erich Korngold: Four Shakespeare Songs
Anne Sofie von Otter, alto
DG 459631 Buy now
12:16 am Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite
Thomas Beecham
EMI 63379 Buy now
12:36 am Ned Rorem: Symphony No. 1
Jose Serebrier
Naxos 559149 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Oscar Merikanto: Summer Evening: Waltz
Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
1:06 am Alexander Arutiunian: Tuba Concerto
Anne Manson
Oystein Baadsvik, tuba
Bis 1515 Buy now
1:21 am Vincent D'Indy: Summer Day on the Mountain
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 10464 Buy now
1:52 am Kayhan Kalhor: Mountains are Far Away
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93962 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Claude Debussy: Romantic Waltz
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622 Buy now
2:06 am Federico Mompou: Musica Callada (Silent Music): Book 1
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30004 Buy now
2:19 am Max Bruch: Romance for Viola and Orchestra
Andrew Litton
Vadim Gluzman, violin
Bis 1852 Buy now
2:28 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4782721 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Carl Nielsen: Wind Quintet: 2nd movement
Odradek 321 Buy now
3:06 am Percy Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy
Denis Wick
ASV 2067 Buy now
3:23 am Reza Vali: Romantic Song No. 1
Charles Wetherbee, violin
MSR 1738 Buy now
3:27 am Traditional: Seremoj es Romanca
Navona 5941 Buy now
3:31 am Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No. 1
Daniel Harding
Nicola Benedetti, violin
DG 6154 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Fernando Sor: Four Etudes
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Naxos 573624 Buy now
4:06 am Alec Wilder: Air for Flute
Richard Auldon Clark
Eugenia Zukerman, flute
Newport 85570 Buy now
4:13 am Wang Jianmin: At Night on the Lake Beneath the Maple Bridge
Lang Lang, piano
DG 8233 Buy now
4:23 am Philip Glass: Aguas da Amazonia: Madeira River
Cedille 175 Buy now
4:30 am Arnold Schoenberg: Verklarte Nacht (Transfigured Night)
DG 429233 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Traditional: Waltz after Lasse in Lyby
Dacapo 226081 Buy now
5:06 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Nuages (Clouds)
Claudio Abbado
DG 415370 Buy now
5:15 am Mary Kouyoumdjian: Aghavni (Doves)
Nicholas Phillips, piano
Panoramic 901 Buy now
5:25 am Arvo Part: Magnificat
Robert Shaw
Telarc 80406 Buy now
5:36 am Joseph White: Violin Concerto
Daniel Hege
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 35 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 Arturo Marquez: Conga del Fuego
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel
Deutsche Grammophon 13458 Buy now
6:11 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto, Violin, Orchestra H.Viia:1 (1769) C H.VIIA:1
The English Concert
Simon Standage, violin
Deutsche Grammophon 427316 Buy now
6:30 am Michael Pamer: SOLO-LANDLER
Vienna Waltz Ensemble
DenwaClass 102 Buy now
6:36 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (Romance, Violin, Orchestra) (1914; Rev. 1920)
New Queen's Hall Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Hagai Shaham, violin
Argo 440116 Buy now
6:52 am Johannes Brahms: Quartet, Piano, Strings #1: Mvt 2 (Intermezzo - Allegro Ma Non Troppo - Trio - Animato) (1861) g 25
Milander Quartet
Milana Chernyavska, piano
Avie 2203 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Jr. Strauss: Fledermaus: Czardas
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9709-2 Buy now
7:11 am Johann Joachim Quantz: Sonata, Viola, Harpischord a WV 1:114
Roger Myers, Baroque Viola
Notos 1 Buy now
7:23 am Johan Wilhelm Wilms: Symphonie No.7, Mvt.1
Concerto Koln / Werner Ehrhardt
Deutsche Grammophon 2998 Buy now
7:35 am Giovanni Stefano Carbonelli: Sonata Da Camera No. 1 D
Illyria Consort
Bojan Cicic, violin
Delphian 34194 Buy now
7:47 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, #2: Mvt 2(Adagio Sostenuto)(1900-01) 18
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Krystian Zimerman, piano
Deutsche Grammophon 1858 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am David Moritz Michael: Parthia #1 (Cl(2), Hn(2), Bn, Tpt)
Pacific Classical Winds
Pacific Classical Winds
New World 80490 Buy now
8:17 am Camille Saint-Saens: ROMANCE, VIOLIN, ORCHESTRA (1874) C 48
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Marc Soustrot
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 573411 Buy now
8:26 am Charles-Marie Widor: Serenade For Fl, Vn, Cello,Piano (1870) 10
Thies Roorda, flute
Naxos 573764 Buy now
8:35 am Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov: Russian Folksongs(8), Orchestra(1906)
Bergen Philharmonic Orch. / Dmitri Kitayenko
Virgin 61901 Buy now
8:51 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Concerto, Flute, Strings: Mvt 2 (Largo) Wq 169 (?1755 Or Later)
Wurtemberg Ch Or Heilbronn / Jorg Faerber
James Galway, flute
RCA 37731 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #15 K.124
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Sir Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80242 Buy now
9:20 am Franz Schreker: The Birthday of th Infanta - Suite
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 573821 Buy now
9:42 am Pietro Nardini: Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuo G
European Community Chamber Orc / Adelina Oprean
Andrea Cappelletti, violin
Koch 6711 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Eric Coates: The Merrymakers
Adrian Boult
Lyrita 246 Buy now
10:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake)
Mark Small, guitar
Channel Productions 3301 Buy now
10:12 am Arnold Bax: Morning Song "Maytime in Sussex"
Bryden Thomson
Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Chandos 8516 Buy now
10:22 am Gabriel Faure: Masques and Bergamasques
DG 449186 Buy now
10:38 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio
Isaac Stern
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 62693 Buy now
10:46 am William Grant Still: Panamanian Dances
Koch 7546 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Jacques Offenbach: Grand Duchess of Gerolstein: Overture
Michel Swierczewski
Nimbus 5303 Buy now
11:06 am Aram Khachaturian: Masquerade: Waltz
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8542 Buy now
11:10 am Valborg Aulin: Album Leaf
Bengt Forsberg, piano
dB Productions 170 Buy now
11:14 am Lou Koster: Heideland
Jonathan Kaell
Naxos 573330 Buy now
11:23 am Johann Christian Bach: Oboe Concerto
Jaap ter Linden
Pauline Oostenrijk, oboe
Challenge 72506 Buy now
11:43 am Franz Liszt: Les Preludes
Georg Solti
London/Decca 436839 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Concertino for Horn: Polacca
Kurt Masur
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412237 Buy now
12:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 6
Leif Segerstam
Bis 425 Buy now
12:12 pm Maddalena Laura Sirmen: String Quartet No. 1
Cala Records 1019 Buy now
12:27 pm George Frideric Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks
Neville Marriner
Argo 414596 Buy now
12:45 pm Giacomo Meyerbeer: Dinorah: Overture
Darrell Ang
Naxos 573195 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Edward Elgar: The Capricious One
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Philips 416158 Buy now
1:06 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Strings 7777 Buy now
1:16 pm John Barry: Out of Africa: Love Theme
Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
1:22 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Michael Collins
Michael Collins, basset clarinet
Chandos 10756 Buy now
1:50 pm Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Grand Tarantelle
Christophe Chagnard
Joel Fan, piano
Reference 134 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 Howard Hanson: Symphony #2 "Romantic"
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80649 Buy now
2:28 pm Max Bruch: Scottish Fantasy 46
BBC Scottish Symphony Orch. / Rory Macdonald
Nicola Benedetti, violin
Decca 21290 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Cello Sonato #1 e 38
Anner Bylsma, cello (AH-ner BILLS-mah)
Sony 68249 Buy now
3:27 pm Henry Litolff: Concerto Symphonique No.2
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Peter Donohoe, piano
Hyperion 66889 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Percy Aldridge Grainger: In A Nutshell (Suite)(1905-16; Arr Piano 1916)
US Marine Band / Col. Michael J. Colburn
Marine 27 Buy now
4:23 pm Edvard Grieg: Symphonic Dances(4)(1896)
Royal Stockholm Phil. Orch. / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 10287 Buy now
4:52 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture To Collin's Coriolan(1807; Ded. Heinrich Jos. Von Collin) c 62
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1011-10 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo: Ballet Music k.367
Apollo's Fire / Jeanette Sorrell
Avie 2159 Buy now
5:22 pm Sir Lennox Berkeley: Berkeley - Concerto, Guitar, Orchestra
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
Craig Ogden, guitar
Chandos 9963 Buy now
5:44 pm Giuseppe Maria Cambini: Sinfonia Concertante, #1 (Flute, Oboe, Orchestra)
Symphonia Perusina / Marco Zuccarini
Massimo Mercelli, flute
Bongiovann 5576 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 8 "Evening": 4th movement
Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 433661 Buy now
6:06 pm Edward Elgar: Salut d'amour (Love's Greeting)
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 68176 Buy now
6:10 pm Traditional: Four South African Folktunes
Peter Marchbank
Marco Polo 223709 Buy now
6:19 pm Emmanuel Chabrier: Joyous March
Ernest Ansermet
London/Decca 433720 Buy now
6:24 pm Michael Torke: Bright Blue Music
David Alan Miller
Naxos 559782 Buy now
6:34 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Saint Luke's 302 Buy now
6:52 pm Franz von Suppe: Light Cavalry Overture
Paul Paray
Mercury 434309 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Susan Medley conducts the Pittsburgh Concert Chorale, soloists and percussionists in Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana." The concert took place at Carnegie Music Hall on March 1, 2020.
 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
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Yasushi Akutagawa: Music for Symphony Orchestra: Andante
Ryusuke Numajiri
Naxos 555071 Buy now
10:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Andante Favori
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano
Chandos 10798 Buy now
10:16 pm Leos Janacek: String Quartet No. 2 "Intimate Letters"
Harmonia Mundi 902178 Buy now
10:44 pm Joseph Jongen: Impressions d'ardennes
Roman Kofman
Cypres 1634 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Philippe de Monte: Super flumina Babylonis (By the Waters of Babylon)
Suzi Digby
Harmonia Mundi 906102 Buy now
11:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante for Oboe and Orchestra
Jose Luis Garcia
Fumiaki Miyamoto, oboe
Sony 48032 Buy now
11:13 pm Francois Couturier: Soleil rouge
Anja Lechner, cello
ECM 2367 Buy now
11:19 pm Carmen Braden: Songs of the Invisible Summer Stars
Derek Charke, flute
Centrediscs 27119 Buy now
11:39 pm Tonu Korvits: Azure
Risto Joost
Ondine 1349 Buy now
11:43 pm Kayhan Kalhor: Blue as the Turquoise Night of Neyshabur
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89782 Buy now