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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Ola Gjeilo: The Spheres (Kyrie eleison)
Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
12:06 am Carl Nielsen: Wind Quintet: 2nd movement
Delos 3136 Buy now
12:13 am Richard Strauss: A Hero's Life (Ein Heldenleben)
Herbert von Karajan
Michel Schwalbe, violin
DG 4777156 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am John Ireland: Summer Evening
David Curtis
Naxos 571372 Buy now
1:06 am Ottorino Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Sakari Oramo
Ondine 1165 Buy now
1:25 am Ulysses Kay: Suite for Flute and Oboe
Members of...
CRI 561 Buy now
1:31 am Reinhold Gliere: Harp Concerto
Richard Hickox
Rachel Masters, harp
Chandos 9094 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Pablo Casals: El cant dels ocells (Song of the Birds)
Antonio Pappano
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390 Buy now
2:06 am Robert Schumann: Humoreske
Emanuel Ax, piano
RCA 4275 Buy now
2:37 am Kassia: Using the Apostate Tyrant as His Tool
Nonesuch 79457 Buy now
2:42 am Candelario Huizar: Imagenes
Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Agustin Barrios: Julia Florida
John Williams, guitar
Sony 64396 Buy now
3:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 2
DG 453760 Buy now
3:30 am May Aufderheide: A Totally Different Rag
Virginia Eskin, piano
Northeastern 9003 Buy now
3:33 am May Aufderheide: Dusty Rag
Virginia Eskin, piano
Northeastern 9003 Buy now
3:35 am William Banfield: Symphony No. 6
Alan Balter
Telarc 80409 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Hubert Parry: Songs of Farewell: There is an old belief
Naxos 573825 Buy now
4:06 am Eric Whitacre: The River Cam
Eric Whitacre
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
London/Decca 16636 Buy now
4:20 am Chevalier de Saint-Georges: L'amant anonyme: Overture-Symphony
Jeanne Lamon
CBC 5225 Buy now
4:28 am Josef Suk: Fairy Tale
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572323 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Torre Bermeja (Vermillion Tower)
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739 Buy now
5:06 am Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
Andre Previn
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 447758 Buy now
5:29 am Paul Moravec: Sanctuary Road: Rain
Kent Tritle
Laquita Mitchell, soprano
Naxos 559884 Buy now
5:34 am Florence Price: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Navona 6038 Buy now
5:41 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 12
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 57131 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 George Frideric Handel: Concerto, Harp, Orchestra, #6 (1736) B-flat 4/6
Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra / Paul Kuentz
Nicanor Zabaleta, harp (NEE kah nor zah bah LAY tah)
Deutsche Grammophon 439693 Buy now
6:20 am Hector Berlioz: Damnation of Faust Selections 24
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80164 Buy now
6:33 am Georg Philipp Telemann: CONCERTO, FLUTE, STRINGS, CONTINUO TWV.51:F1 F 51:F1
Parley of Instruments / Peter Holman
Peter Holtslag, recorder
Helios 55091 Buy now
6:49 am Sir Edward Elgar: Serenade e 20
Naxos 573825 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Francesco Antonio Bonporti: CONCERTO A QUATTRO (AFTER 1727)
I Virtuosi dell'Accademia
Nuovo Era 7000 Buy now
7:17 am Edvard Grieg: Lyric Suite 54
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 572403 Buy now
7:35 am Peter Schickele: Quintet, Piano, Strings, #2: Mvt 4(Lively)
Lark String Quartet
MPR 204 Buy now
7:42 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuo g RV 153
Sonatori de la Gioiosa Marca (= Musicians of the joyous "Marca")
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Brilliant 93091 Buy now
7:50 am Andre-Ernest-Modeste Gretry: Quartet, Strings (1773)
Quatuor Via Nova
Verany 798102 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture(1954) 96
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Andris Nelsons
Deut Gram 29674 Buy now
8:15 am Domenico Cimarosa: Selections: Arr.(Concerto, Oboe, Strings)
Peterborough String Orchestra / Paul Daniel
Nicholas Daniel, oboe
Helios 88014 Buy now
8:26 am Jacques Offenbach: Monsieur & Madame Denis: Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra / Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422057 Buy now
8:35 am Gareth Walters: Walters - Divertimento for Strings
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
RadioCanad 5227 Buy now
8:52 am Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride: Dances T93 (1863-66; Rev. 1869-70)
Philharmonia Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5120 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto, Flute/Oboe, Orchestra K.285D (1778; Orig. For Oboe, K.271K, 1777) C K.314
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Cymthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1819-13 Buy now
9:31 am Frederic Chopin: Valse Brilliante a 34/2
Peter Serkin, piano
Pro Arte 246 Buy now
9:38 am Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Concerto #1 f 73
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
Andrew Marriner, clarinet
Philips 432146 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Robert Schumann: String Quartet No. 2: 4th movement
Dorian 92184 Buy now
10:06 am Gabriel Faure: Pelleas and Melisande: Sicilienne
Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
Vox 7504 Buy now
10:10 am Emil von Reznicek: Donna Diana Overture
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80116 Buy now
10:18 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto
Andrew Davis
Matt Haimovitz, cello
DG 429219 Buy now
10:40 am Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 3 "Tristesse"
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
EMI 67205 Buy now
10:44 am Zoltan Kodaly: Marosszek Dances
Gyorgy Lehel
Hungaroton 12252 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Joaquin Malats: Spanish Serenade
Christoph Denoth, guitar
Signum 404 Buy now
11:06 am Edvard Grieg: Symphonic Dance No. 1
Paavo Jarvi
Virgin 44722 Buy now
11:13 am Aoife O'Donovan: Show Me
Mercury 21593 Buy now
11:19 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 15
Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 62259 Buy now
11:47 am Elfrida Andree: Symphony No. 2: 1st movement
Gustaf Sjokvist
Sterling 615 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
12:06 pm Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Hoe-Down
Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63082 Buy now
12:09 pm Edgar Meyer: 1B
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93927 Buy now
12:15 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
Eugene Ormandy
Virgil Fox, organ
RCA 61269 Buy now
12:51 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Oboes
Neville Marriner
Celia Nicklin, oboe
Philips 412892 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Contredanse and Tarantelle
Malcolm Frager, piano
Telarc 80040 Buy now
1:06 pm Lili Boulanger: D'un matin de printemps (Of a Spring Morning)
JoAnn Falletta
Koch 7169 Buy now
1:13 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Vladimir Fedoseyev
Kyoko Takezawa, violin
RCA 60759 Buy now
1:50 pm Richard Strauss: From Italy (Aus Italien): Life in Naples
Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 425941 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 Gabriel Faure: Sonata, Violin, Piano, #1 A 13
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
Deutsche Grammophon 4792949 Buy now
2:27 pm Alexander Zemlinsky: Symphony #1(1897)
Gurzenich Orchestra / James Conlon
EMI/Angel 56473 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: String Quartet #1 in D D 11
Copenhagen String Quartet
Vox/MMG 3024 Buy now
3:27 pm Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite, Orchestra (1931)
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orch / Felix Slatkin
EMI/Angel 66387 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Franz von Suppe: Poet & Peasant: Overture(1846)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Sony 44932 Buy now
4:15 pm Claude Debussy: Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra
National Orchestra of the ORTF / Jean Martinon
Aldo Ciccolini, piano
EMI/Angel 72673 Buy now
4:41 pm Federigo Fiorillo: Fiorillo - Symphonie Concertante, Flutes(2),Orchestra G
Paul Kuentz Chamber Orchestra / Paul Kuentz
Anne Utagawa, flute
Tudor 704 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Sulkhan Tsintsadze: Mzkemsuri
Georgian Chamber Orchestra / Lisa Batiashvili
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sony 334002 Buy now
5:22 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, #2 (1837) d 40
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Jan Lisiecki, piano
Deut Gram 4836471 Buy now
5:45 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Variations, Band
Eastman Wind Ensemble / Donald Hunsberger
Sony 44916 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Joseph Martin Kraus: Symphony: Larghetto
Petter Sundkvist
Naxos 555305 Buy now
6:06 pm George Frideric Handel: The Harmonious Blacksmith
Teldec 43923 Buy now
6:11 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes
Harmonia Mundi 901419 Buy now
6:21 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique": 3rd movement
Manfred Honeck
Reference 720 Buy now
6:32 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 439933 Buy now
6:43 pm Gustav Holst: Indra
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Nathan Carterette's "Poets of the Piano" concert at Rodef Shalom from December 2019. Nathan performed works by Beethoven, Liszt and a Franck sonata with former PSO Violinist Roy Sonne. The performance also featured two poets from City of Asylum.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Outward Bound - Afoot and lighthearted, Bill takes to the open road with the world before him. In the steps of Walt Whitman, he explores the relationship of man to nature as expressed in music.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Bernhard Crusell: Clarinet Quartet No. 2: Pastorale
Osmo Vanska, clarinet
Bis 741 Buy now
10:06 pm Michael Torke: Bays of Huatulco
Charlie Albright, piano
Steinway & Sons 30079 Buy now
10:15 pm Louise Farrenc: Overture No. 1
Christoph Konig
Naxos 574094 Buy now
10:24 pm Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
DG 427320 Buy now
10:53 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Sinfonia
Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 1090 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Alexander Glazunov: Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
David Amos
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 510 Buy now
11:06 pm Alex Baranowski: Margot
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8748 Buy now
11:12 pm Cesar Franck: Symphony
Philippe Herreweghe
Harmonia Mundi 901771 Buy now
11:51 pm Daniel Catan: Encantamiento
Salpy Kerkonian, flute
Albany 1698 Buy now