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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Johann Johannsson: Pol
DG 4837218 Buy now
12:06 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel: Evening Prayer
Andre Kostelanetz
Sony 44999 Buy now
12:10 am Arvo Part: Salve Regina
Tonu Kaljuste
ECM 2225 Buy now
12:24 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Alexander Vedernikov
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Erato 19029595469 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Francis Poulenc: Figure Humaine: Liberte
EMI 8501 Buy now
1:06 am Dia Succari: La Nuit du Destin (The Night of Destiny)
Joel Fan, piano
Reference 106 Buy now
1:18 am Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Cool
Windham Hill 1091 Buy now
1:24 am John Adams: Violin Concerto
Andrew Litton
Tamsin Waley-Cohen, violin
Signum 468 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Giacomo Puccini: Edgar: Act I Prelude
Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
2:06 am Zara Levina: Piano Sonata No. 2
Maria Lettberg, piano
Capriccio 5356 Buy now
2:23 am Jean Sibelius: Pelleas and Melisande
William Boughton
Nimbus 5169 Buy now
2:50 am Guillermo Uribe Holguin: Tres Danzas
Gabriel Castagna
Chandos 10675 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Francesco Veracini: Violin Sonata No. 1: Gigue
John Holloway, violin
ECM 1889 Buy now
3:06 am Richard Strauss: Duet Concertino
Gabriel Chmura
Waldemar Zarow, clarinet
CD Accord 162 Buy now
3:26 am Nathaniel Dett: Enchantment: Song of the Shrine
Clipper Erickson, piano
Navona 6013 Buy now
3:31 am Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 5 "Egyptian"
Charles Dutoit
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 4758764 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Anonymous: The Jane Pickering Lute Book
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90129 Buy now
4:06 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite
Albany 693 Buy now
4:12 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 10
Mari Kodama, piano
PentaTone 304 Buy now
4:30 am Anna Clyne: Prince of Clouds
Vinay Parameswaran
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 146 Buy now
4:44 am Gustav Holst: A Moorside Suite
Andrew Davis
Chandos 5192 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Foday Musa Suso: Sunset (Tilliboyo)
Nonesuch 79275 Buy now
5:06 am Frederic Chopin: Concert Rondo "Krakowiak"
Kazimierz Kord
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Arabesque 6702 Buy now
5:21 am Camille Saint-Saens: Ascanio: Finale
Jun Markl
Naxos 574033 Buy now
5:26 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 2
Zubin Mehta
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 44919 Buy now
5:48 am Karl Goldmark: In Spring Overture
Andras Korodi
Hungaroton 12552 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Dale Kavanagh: Abbywood Trail
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98401 Buy now
6:06 am Alfred Hill: A Reverie
Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 Buy now
6:10 am Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
Marios Papadopoulous
Paul Merkelo, trumpet
Sony 803581 Buy now
6:20 am Johannes Brahms: Ballade No. 4
Awadagin Pratt, piano
EMI 55025 Buy now
6:28 am Clara Schumann: Three Romances for Violin and Piano
Elena Urioste, violin
London/Decca 4850020 Buy now
6:40 am Richard Strauss: Don Juan
Lorin Maazel
DG 7890 Buy now
 7 AM - 9 AM
Performance Today Weekend
with Fred Child
This two hour weekly program features classical music in concert from studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
14-time Grammy Award winning jazz clarinetist and composer Paquito D'Rivera joins host Peter Dugan at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Jean Sibelius: Suite Mignonne
William Boughton
Nimbus 5169 Buy now
10:14 am Mauro Giuliani: Guitar Concerto No. 1
Luis Antonio Garcia Navarro
Narciso Yepes, guitar
PentaTone 202 Buy now
10:39 am John Williams: Return of the Jedi: Luke and Leia
John Williams
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 30629 Buy now
10:44 am John Williams: Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens: Rey's Theme
John Williams
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 30629 Buy now
10:49 am Gioacchino Rossini: L'assedio di Corinto (Siege of Corinth): Overture
Christian Benda
Naxos 570933 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am John Morris: Young Frankenstein: A Transylvanian Lullaby
Nic Raine
Silva 1111 Buy now
11:06 am Charlie Chaplin: The Kid Fantasy
Philippe Quint, violin
Warner 585381 Buy now
11:17 am Marvin Hatley: Dance of the Cuckoos
Silva 1398 Buy now
11:22 am Stephen Sondheim: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Comedy Tonight
Zero Mostel, vocals
Rykodisc 10727 Buy now
11:28 am Bernard Herrmann: The Trouble with Harry: A Portrait of Hitch
Paul Bateman
Silva 1045 Buy now
11:37 am Henry Mancini: The Pink Panther Theme
Henry Mancini
RCA 55938 Buy now
11:41 am Henry Mancini: Victor/Victoria: End Credits
GNP 8038 Buy now
11:48 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: Main Theme
Rykodisc 10704 Buy now
11:51 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: The Big W
Rykodisc 10704 Buy now
11:55 am Charlie Chaplin: Limelight: Eternally
Philippe Quint, violin
Warner 585381 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo for Horn and Orchestra
Jeffrey Tate
Radovan Vlatkovic, horn
EMI 64851 Buy now
12:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Three Ivans
Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80151 Buy now
12:07 pm Felix Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 4: Andante
DG 4795982 Buy now
12:17 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8
Andris Nelsons
DG 4837071 Buy now
12:45 pm William Byrd: Sellinger's Round
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52589 Buy now
12:52 pm Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1
Leonard Slatkin
RCA 7716 Buy now
12:57 pm Alfred Hill: Symphony No. 5 "The Carnival": 1st movement
Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Gluck's "Orfeo ed Euridice"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Aleko: Men's Dance
Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80670 Buy now
5:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 13
Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 430171 Buy now
5:09 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Scherzando No. 1
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56577 Buy now
5:17 pm Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
DG 423060 Buy now
5:38 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421640 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from Town Hall in New York, NY
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Jonathan Biss conducts Beethoven's Overture to Coriolan, Op. 62, and plays the piano on the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3. Mischa Santora conducts Shaw's "Watermark."
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Kurt Schwertsik: Three Late Love Songs: Tranquillo
Christopher van Kampen, cello
Largo 56628 Buy now
10:06 pm Robert Schumann: Andante Cantabile
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 54853 Buy now
10:11 pm Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4
Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80450 Buy now
10:51 pm Niccolo Paganini: Violin Concerto No. 1: 3rd movement
Leonard Slatkin
Midori, violin
Philips 420943 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Claude Debussy: Romantic Waltz
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622 Buy now
11:06 pm Erich Korngold: The Adventures of Robin Hood: Love Theme
Malcolm Nabarro
ASV 2069 Buy now
11:13 pm William Bolcom: Concerto for Clarinet: 2nd movement
Gary Sheldon
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Marquis 81397 Buy now
11:23 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 "Waldstein"
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 4779291 Buy now
11:49 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Melancholy Serenade
Constantine Orbelian
Cory Cerovsek, violin
Delos 3244 Buy now