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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Giacomo Puccini: Edgar: Act I Prelude
Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
12:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Vasily Petrenko
EMI 15473 Buy now
12:22 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio: Finale
Lang Lang, piano
DG 13504 Buy now
12:34 am Richard Strauss: Intermezzo: Interludes
Andre Previn
DG 437790 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am John Blow: Chaconne
Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
1:06 am Frederick Delius: Air and Dance for Strings
Vernon Handley
Chandos 8330 Buy now
1:12 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 2: Chaconne
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 62793 Buy now
1:32 am Jon Lord: To Notice Such Things
Clark Rundell
Jon Lord, piano
Avie 2190 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Zhao Jiping: Summer in the High Grassland
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93962 Buy now
2:06 am Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 9 "In Summer"
Urs Schneider
Marco Polo 223362 Buy now
2:44 am Traditional Norwegian: Springdans fra Vestfold (Dance from Vestfold)
ECM 2003 Buy now
2:46 am Bedrich Smetana: Ma vlast (My Country): From Bohemia's Woods and Fields
Zdenek Macal
Telarc 80265 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Edward Elgar: Night Song
Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8371 Buy now
3:06 am Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Maria Graf, harp
Philips 432103 Buy now
3:13 am Jean Sibelius: Pohjola's Daughter
Leif Segerstam
Chandos 8965 Buy now
3:29 am Franz Schubert: Violin Sonata
Andrew Manze, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907445 Buy now
3:53 am George Walker: Lyric for Strings
Paul Freeman
Cedille 8001 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am John Dowland: A Dream
Jakob Lindberg, orpharion
Bis 824 Buy now
4:06 am Albert Roussel: Evocations: The Gods in the gloom of the caves
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 10957 Buy now
4:21 am Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 3 "Tristesse"
John Browning, piano
RCA 60131 Buy now
4:26 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 45 "Farewell"
Derek Solomons
Sony 39685 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Lubos Sluka: A Cage for Two Nightingales
Katerina Englichova, harp
Supraphon 4212 Buy now
5:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 2
Giuseppe Sinopoli
Shlomo Mintz, violin
DG 439155 Buy now
5:17 am Corentin Apparailly: Letter a l'Immortelle Bien-Aimee
Julien Martineau, mandolin
Naive 7083 Buy now
5:24 am Max Reger: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Beethoven
Olha Chipak and Oleksiy Kushnir, piano duo
ZMS 6001 Buy now
5:49 am Frank Bridge: There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
 6 AM
with Angela Mariani
Leipzig: 'World in Miniature' - Enlightenment philosopher Gotthold Ephraim Lessing said, "I'm coming to Leipzig, to the place where one can see the whole world in miniature." Join us for a journey to that city in Saxony, with music from over 400 years of Leipzig church and city life. Plus, music from Warsaw and the composer Marcin Mielczewski.
 7 AM - 11 AM
Sunday Baroque
April is National Humor Month and Sunday Baroque will explore music and musicians with a sense of humor, such as Georg Philip Telemann's Burlesque Overture, which is a musical caricature of the 16th century Commedia dell'arte characters: Scaramouches, Harlequin, Columbine, and Pierrot.
 11 AM
Classical Music
with Lynn Warfel
11:01 am George Frideric Handel: Amadigi di Gaula: Sento la gioia (I feel the joy)
Trevor Pinnock
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 40329 Buy now
11:06 am Gioacchino Rossini: La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture
Claudio Abbado
DG 431653 Buy now
11:16 am Maurice Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso (Morning Song of the Jester)
Josep Pons
Harmonia Mundi 902326 Buy now
11:25 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 4
Ildiko Hegyi
Jeno Jando, piano
Naxos 550212 Buy now
11:40 am John Ireland: A Downland Suite
Richard Hickox
Chandos 9376 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Concerto Grosso: March
William Boughton
Nimbus 5019 Buy now
12:06 pm Richard Wagner: The Valkyrie: Ride of the Valkyries
Jose Serebrier
Naxos 578305 Buy now
12:13 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 100 "Military"
Roger Norrington
EMI 55192 Buy now
12:38 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Variations on Handel's "See, The Conquering Hero Comes" from Judas Maccabaeus
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 453748 Buy now
12:50 pm George Macfarren: Chevy Chase
David-Lloyd Jones
Hyperion 66515 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Moritz Moszkowski: Gondoliera
Martin West
Reference Recordings 138 Buy now
1:06 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee
Steinway & Sons 30008 Buy now
1:08 pm Franz Lehar: Gold and Silver Waltz
Willi Boskovsky
EMI 74735 Buy now
1:19 pm Florence Price: Violin Concerto No. 1
Ryan Cockerham
Er-Gene Kahng, violin
Albany 1706 Buy now
1:45 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Motet: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied
Harry Christophers
Hyperion 66369 Buy now
 2 PM
Classical Music
with Mindy Ratner
2:01 pm Anonymous: Pieces from the Lumley Part Books (selections)
Harmonia Mundi 907478 Buy now
2:06 pm Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness
Centaur 2624 Buy now
2:11 pm Doreen Carwithen: Suffolk Suite
Richard Hickox
Chandos 10365 Buy now
2:24 pm Jan Dussek: Piano Concerto
Howard Shelley
Howard Shelley, piano
Hyperion 68211 Buy now
2:50 pm Felicien David: Autumn Soiree No. 5
Laborie 11 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina: Ent'racte
Oliver Knussen
DG 2123 Buy now
3:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Humoresque No. 7
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9227 Buy now
3:10 pm Charlotte Blake: Poker Rag
Albany 1755 Buy now
3:15 pm Josef Suk: Fairy Tale
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572323 Buy now
3:47 pm Zara Levina: Hebrew Rhapsody
Maria Lettberg, piano
Capriccio 5356 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Ferdinando Carulli: Guitar Sonata: 3rd movement
Richard Savino, guitar
Naxos 553301 Buy now
4:06 pm Ambroise Thomas: Mignon: Overture
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9765 Buy now
4:16 pm Frederick the Great: Flute Concerto
Hartmut Haenchen
Manfred Friedrich, flute
Capriccio 10064 Buy now
4:44 pm Alexander Grechaninov: Snowdrop
Sasha Boldachev, harp
SELF PROD 464 Buy now
4:46 pm Jon Leifs: Icelandic Folk Dances
Osmo Vanska
Bis 830 Buy now
 5 PM - 7 PM
Sunday at the Symphony
with the Cleveland Orchestra
Alan Gilbert conducts Haydn's Symphony No. 100. Garrick Ohlsson plays the Busoni Piano Concerto.
 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
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
9:01 pm Kurt Weill: Lost in the Stars
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016 Buy now
9:06 pm Arnold Bax: Into the Twilight
Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8367 Buy now
9:21 pm Reynaldo Hahn: String Quartet
Naive 4848 Buy now
9:45 pm Ron Nelson: Sarabande: For Katharine in April
Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 Buy now
9:51 pm Gabriel Faure: Elegie
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 31491 Buy now
 10 PM
10:01 pm Traditional English: She's Like the Swallow
Mark Small, guitar
Channel Productions 3301 Buy now
10:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Xerxes: Largo
DG 429390 Buy now
10:10 pm Rick Sowash: Lullaby for Kara
Jeff Schoyen, cello
Sowash 2004 Buy now
10:19 pm Traditional Norwegian: When My Eye, Tired By Toil
Hakon Daniel Nystedt
Helga Gunnes, soprano
Two L 73 Buy now
10:25 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 5: 3rd movement
Robert Spano
Telarc 80676 Buy now
10:38 pm Vitezslav Novak: Eternal Longing
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 573683 Buy now
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
11:01 pm Jorge Grundman: What Inspires Poetry: About Rain and Storm
Ara Malikian, violin
Non Profit Music 911 Buy now
11:06 pm Romeo Cascarino: Blades of Grass
James Freeman
Dorothy Freeman, English horn
Innova 745 Buy now
11:17 pm Gustav Mahler: Ruckert-Lieder (Songs after texts by Friedrich Ruckert)
John Eliot Gardiner
Anne Sofie von Otter, alto
DG 439928 Buy now
11:38 pm Sokratis Sinopoulos: Nihavent Semai
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Harmonia Mundi 902242 Buy now
11:46 pm Takashi Yoshimatsu: While an Angel Falls into a Doze...
Sachio Fujioka
Chandos 9652 Buy now