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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am David Guion: Pastoral
Eugene Rowley, piano
Premier 1024 Buy now
12:06 am Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations
Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8610 Buy now
12:39 am Arvo Part: Spiegel im Spiegel (Mirror in the Mirror)
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8731 Buy now
12:48 am Thomas Canning: Fantasy on a Hymn by Justin Morgan
Raymond Leppard
London/Decca 458157 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Malcolm Arnold: Fantasy
Ben Goldscheider, horn
Three Worlds 9 Buy now
1:06 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
Lorin Maazel
Sony 36711 Buy now
1:36 am Jack Gallagher: Quiet Reflections
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559768 Buy now
1:49 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Pinchas Zukerman, viola
RCA 60447 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am William Bolcom: Graceful Ghost Rag
Ruskin Cooper, piano
Centaur 2584 Buy now
2:06 am Ethel Smyth: Serenade
Odaline de la Martinez
Chandos 9449 Buy now
2:44 am Johannes Kapsberger: Suite
Astree 8515 Buy now
2:49 am Max Bruch: Kol Nidrei
Neeme Jarvi
Yuri Bashmet, viola
RCA 63292 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Ferruccio Busoni: Finnish Folk Song: Andantino
Erik Tawaststjerna, piano
Finlandia 363 Buy now
3:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Phantasy Quintet
Hyperion 67313 Buy now
3:22 am Aaron Jay Kernis: Ecstatic Meditations
Vance George
Delos 3270 Buy now
3:28 am Arcangelo Corelli: Violin Sonata No. 1
Virgin 90840 Buy now
3:39 am Helena Munktell: Suite for Large Orchestra
Tobias Ringborg
Sterling 1066 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Francisco de Penalosa: Missa L'homme arme: Gloria in excelsis Deo
Bis 2407 Buy now
4:06 am Maximo Diego Pujol: Suite magica
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71297 Buy now
4:19 am Kenji Bunch: Magic Hour
RCA 27208 Buy now
4:23 am Stephen Hough: Musical Jewelry Box
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30043 Buy now
4:26 am Camille Saint-Saens: La Foi: Three Symphonic Pictures
Thierry Fischer
Hyperion 68201 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 10 "Gran Partita": Minuet II
LSO 5075 Buy now
5:06 am Agustin Barrios: Medallon antiguo (Antique Medallion)
John Williams, guitar
Sony 64396 Buy now
5:10 am Robin Milford: Mr John Peel Passes By
Julian Sperry, flute
Hyperion 67444 Buy now
5:14 am Arnold Bax: Tintagel
JoAnn Falletta
Hampton 4 Buy now
5:30 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1
Eugene Goossens
David Oistrakh, violin
DG 447427 Buy now
5:46 am Frederic Chopin: Scherzo No. 4
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 11758 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 Johann Stamitz: Symphony "Mannheim" A
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra / Donald Armstrong
Naxos 553194 Buy now
6:18 am Jean-Marie Leclair: Sonata, Violin, Continuo Book 2, #8 (1728) D 2/8
Adrian Butterfield, Baroque Violin
Naxos 572866 Buy now
6:31 am Franz Danzi: Quintet, Winds F 68/2
Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Deutsche Grammophon 423591 Buy now
6:52 am Jr. Strauss: Zigeunerbaron Overture
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Carlos Kleiber
Sony 48376 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Christoph Graupner: OVERTURE, FLUTES(2), STRINGS, CONTINUO (excerpts) D major WV D 5
Carnegie Mellon Baroque / Stephen Schultz
WQED/PiP 5301 Buy now
7:15 am Hector Berlioz: Roman Carnival = Carnaval Romain (Ouverture 1844) 9
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80271 Buy now
7:26 am Johann Friedrich Fasch: Quartet, Oboes(2), Bassoon, Continuo Fwv.N:B2 B-flat FWV N:B2
Katharina Arfken, oboe (KAH-tah-ree-nuh ARF-ken)
Harmonia Mundi 905251 Buy now
7:38 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony #26"Lamentatione" H.1:26(Before 1770) d H.I:26
La Petite Bande / Sigiswald Kuijken
Virgin 90743 Buy now
7:54 am Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen: Act Iv: Symphony(1692)
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5155 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Etienne-Nicolas Mehul: Young Henry's Hunt: Overture
Gulbenkian Foundation Orch. / Michel Swierczewski
Nimbus 5184 Buy now
8:18 am Ernesto Cordero: Concertino Tropical, Violin, Strings (1998)
I Solisti di Zagreb
Guillermo Figueroa, violin
Naxos 572707 Buy now
8:30 am Frederic Chopin: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, #2: Mvt 3 (Allegro Vivace) 21
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Bella Davidovich, piano (BEHL uh Dav ih DOH vihch)
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9107-1 Buy now
8:40 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite #1 46
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8524 Buy now
8:56 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Gypsy Rondo
Opus One
MPR 204 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: VARIATIONS(12), VIOLIN, PIANOON BERGERE CELIMENE K374A(1781; ON
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 42142 Buy now
9:19 am George Gershwin: Porgy & Bess: Selections (1935)
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
William Tritt, piano
Telarc 80445 Buy now
9:46 am Gaetano Donizetti: Concertino, Violin, Cello, Orchestra
Camerata Budapest / Laszlo Kovacs
Andras Kiss, violin
Marco Polo 223701 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Percy Grainger: Handel in the Strand
Kenneth Montgomery
Philip Martin, piano
Chandos 8377 Buy now
10:07 am George Frideric Handel: Water Music Suite No. 2
Jeanne Lamon
Sony 68257 Buy now
10:27 am Eric Whitacre: The River Cam
Eric Whitacre
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
London/Decca 16636 Buy now
10:40 am Johann Christian Bach: Symphony No. 4
Simon Standage
Chandos 540 Buy now
10:52 am Agustin Barrios: Ca'azapa (Popular Paraguayan Song)
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80373 Buy now
10:56 am James Oswald: Greensleeves
Alison Melville, recorder 7761 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Ricardo Castro: Minuetto
Gustavo Rivero Weber
Naxos 573902 Buy now
11:06 am Niccolo Jommelli: Periodical Overture
Pablo Heras-Casado
Archiv 4792050 Buy now
11:12 am Germaine Tailleferre: Berceuse
Sara Chenal, violin
Skarbo 4150 Buy now
11:16 am Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Winds
DG 415364 Buy now
11:42 am Cecile Chaminade: Serenade
Eric Parkin, piano
Chandos 8888 Buy now
11:47 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 1
Hans Graf
LaserLight 15867 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Charles Gounod: Romeo and Juliet: Ballet Music: Danse Bohemienne
Michel Plasson
EMI 56123 Buy now
12:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Introduction and March
Mikhail Pletnev
DG 457634 Buy now
12:14 pm Ignaz Paderewski: Nocturne
Jenny Lin, piano
Hanssler 98037 Buy now
12:20 pm Howard Hanson: Symphony No. 2 "Romantic"
Howard Hanson
Mercury 432008 Buy now
12:50 pm William Walton: Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
Neville Marriner
Chandos 8870 Buy now
 1 PM
1:00 pm Giovanni Paulo Cima: Sonata No. 1
Jeannette Sorrell
Johanna Novom, violin
Avie 2383 Buy now
1:06 pm William Dawson: Negro Folk Symphony: O, Le' Me Shine, Shine Like A Morning Star!
Arthur Fagen
Naxos 559870 Buy now
1:14 pm Rebecca Clarke: Morpheus
Helen Callus, viola
ASV 1130 Buy now
1:24 pm Jean Francaix: Wind Quintet
Sony 48052 Buy now
1:45 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Two Violins
Daniel Hope, violin
Warner 62545 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 Carl Nielsen: Violin Concerto 33
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Henning Kraggerud, violin
Naxos 573738 Buy now
2:35 pm Johann Baptist Cramer: Cramer, Johann Baptist - Concerto, Piano, Orchestra, No.2
London Mozart Players / Howard Shelley
Howard Shelley, piano
Chandos 10005 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony #1 Winter Daydreams g 13
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Arild Remmereit
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1314-10 Buy now
3:46 pm Felice (de) Giardini: Quartet, Violin, Viola, Cello,Harpsichord(1778-9; Ded. Duchess Of Devonshire)
Opus 111 30163 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Julius Fucik: Marinarella Overture
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Vaclav Neumann
Orfeo 147861 Buy now
4:16 pm Johann Friedrich Fasch: Ouverture, Fwv K:F1 F FWV K:F1
Tempesta di Mare
Chandos 791 Buy now
4:38 pm Alexander Glazunov: KARELIAN LEGEND(1916)
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / Igor Golovschin
Naxos 553839 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Friedrich Kuhlau: Elisa: Overture
Danish Radio Symph Orch / Michael Schonwandt
Chandos 9648 Buy now
5:17 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony #8 F 93
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
OiseauLyre 425695 Buy now
5:42 pm Franz Liszt: Les Preludes S97
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 92 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Ludovico Einaudi: Sarabande
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8738 Buy now
6:06 pm Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 8 "Sounds of Spring": 2nd movement
Gyorgy Lehel
Ex Libris 6067 Buy now
6:16 pm Carl Nielsen: Aladdin Suite: March and Dance
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 44934 Buy now
6:24 pm Dana Wilson: Hungarian Folk Songs: Hey, Gorbenye
Bridge 9519 Buy now
6:26 pm Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Erich Kunzel
Vox 5132 Buy now
6:38 pm Mateo Albeniz: Sonata
Narciso Yepes, guitar
DG 423699 Buy now
6:41 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
Neville Marriner
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 422390 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Music from Thiel College. Hear the September 2019 Aruna Quartet performance of music by Phillip Glass, Edvard Grieg, Alexander Glazunov and more. Recorded at the David Johnson Memorial Chapel.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The World of the Virtuoso - What distinguishes a virtuoso from a merely great musician? This week we feature these musicians who had it all - from Sephardic composer Thomas Lupo, played by violinist Andrew Manze, through Niccolò Paganini performed by Michael Rabin, to the present day with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra playing the Octet for Wind Instruments by Igor Stravinsky.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Claude Debussy: Preludes, Book 2: La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune (Moonlit Terrace)
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Cedille 197 Buy now
10:06 pm Hugo Alfven: Festival Overture
Niklas Willen
Naxos 557284 Buy now
10:16 pm Deodat de Severac: An Old Music Box (Une vieux boite de musique)
Cyprien Katsaris, piano
Piano 21 37 Buy now
10:19 pm Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 3
Colin Davis
LSO 51 Buy now
10:52 pm Hannah Lash: Filigree in Textile: Gold
New Focus 228 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quintet
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 47230 Buy now
11:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 12 "American"
DG 419601 Buy now
11:34 pm Robin Milford: Fishing by Moonlight
Julian Milford, piano
Hyperion 67444 Buy now
11:41 pm Ching-Hsi Weng: The Moon Represents My Heart
Xuefei Yang, guitar
London/Decca 4819139 Buy now
11:46 pm Catrin Finch: Celtic Concerto
John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now