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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Tamezo Narita: The Seawall Song
Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 Buy now
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Motet: Komm, Jesu, komm!
Harry Christophers
Hyperion 66369 Buy now
12:16 am Max Reger: Flute Serenade
Peter-Lukas Graf, flute
Claves 8104 Buy now
12:33 am Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1
Neville Marriner
Philips 462125 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 Buy now
1:06 am Aaron Copland: The Tender Land Suite
Aaron Copland
RCA 6802 Buy now
1:28 am Gentil Montana: Suite Colombiana No. 3: The Song of the Dreamer
Jose Antonio Escobar, guitar
Naxos 573059 Buy now
1:34 am Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto
Radoslav Szulc
Pablo Ferrandez, cello
Onyx 4127 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am William S Lloyd Webber: The Moon
Julian Lloyd Webber
Naxos 573250 Buy now
2:06 am William Grant Still: Pastorela
Alexa Still, flute
Koch 7192 Buy now
2:17 am Hamish MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Alexander Gibson
Chandos 8379 Buy now
2:29 am Florence Price: Symphony No. 3
Apo Hsu
Koch 7518 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Yasushi Akutagawa: Music for Symphony Orchestra: Andante
Ryusuke Numajiri
Naxos 555071 Buy now
3:06 am Paul Ben-Haim: Berceuse sfaradite (Sephardic Lullaby)
Itzhak Perlman, violin
RCA 62516 Buy now
3:11 am Agustin Barrios: Madrigal
Berta Rojas, guitar
ON Music 7488 Buy now
3:16 am Franz Berwald: Play of the Elves
Thomas Dausgaard
Brilliant 93699 Buy now
3:25 am Antonin Dvorak: Cypresses
DG 14106 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Vasily Kalinnikov: Intermezzo No. 2
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8614 Buy now
4:06 am Chris Marshall: Heartstrings
Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
4:11 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Daniele Gatti
Conifer 51343 Buy now
4:33 am Felix Mendelssohn: Concert Piece for Clarinet and Basset Horn
DG 4811917 Buy now
4:41 am Hector Berlioz: Romeo and Juliet: Love Scene
David Zinman
Telarc 80164 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Anonymous: Flowers of the Forest
Dorian 90139 Buy now
5:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
Barry Wordsworth
Hagai Shaham, violin
Argo 440116 Buy now
5:21 am Cecile Chaminade: Automne
Joanne Polk, piano
Steinway & Sons 30037 Buy now
5:28 am Paul Taffanel: Fantaisie on Themes from Weber's Der Freischutz
Bridge 9448 Buy now
5:41 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Hugh Wolff
Teldec 91729 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 Giuseppe Tartini: Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuo "Lunardo Venier" a D 115
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Christian Curnyn
Nicola Benedetti, violin
Decca 16412 Buy now
6:20 am Felix Mendelssohn: Lied Ohne Worte, Piano, #12"Gondola Song" (Allegretto Tranquillo) (1835) f-Sharp 30/6
Livia Rev, piano
Hyperion 22020 Buy now
6:26 am Franz Schubert: Symphony #3 D D200
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Edward Gardner
Chandos 5234 Buy now
6:49 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio, Violin, Cello, Piano: Mvt 1(Allegro Moderato)(1810-11; Ded. Archduke Rudolph) B-flat 97
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
EMI/Angel 63124 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Antonin Dvorak: My Home, Overture S83 = Domov Muj(1882) 62; B125
Los Angeles Philharmonic / Andre Previn
Telarc 80173 Buy now
7:16 am Alphonse Hasselmans: LA SOURCE = SPRING (ETUDE, HARP)
Judy Loman, harp
Naxos 554347 Buy now
7:21 am Michal Orlowski: Symphony In F
Warsaw Chamber Orchestra / Marek Sewen
Olympia 380 Buy now
7:34 am Leos Janacek: MORAVIAN DANCES (PUBL. 1958; ED J. BURGHAUSER 1971)
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Naxos 555245 Buy now
7:44 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture 36
Seattle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3054 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Gioacchino Rossini: Maometto II: Overture(1820)
Prague Sinfonia Orchestra / Christian Benda
Naxos 570935 Buy now
8:18 am Bernhard Joachim Hagen: CONCERTO A 5 (LUTE, VIOLINS (2), VIOLA, CELLO) (1759)
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astr‚e 8641 Buy now
8:33 am Padraig O'Connor: Introspect(1978; Orchestrated 1992)
The Irish Radio Television Sinfonietta / Proinnsias O Duinn
Marco Polo 223804 Buy now
8:41 am Matthew Locke: CONSORT IN TWO PARTS: SUITE #6(1672)
Concert Francais
Sébastian Marq, recorder
Astr‚e 8504 Buy now
8:47 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony #3: Mvt 4 55
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1213-02 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #34(1780) K.338
Staatskapelle Dresden / Sir Colin Davis
Philips 426236 Buy now
9:26 am Vitezslav Novak: Trio, Violin, Cello, Piano "Quasi Una Ballata" (1902) d
New Prague Trio
Supraphon 72888 Buy now
9:46 am Domenico Cimarosa: Componimento Drammatico Overture
Czech Ch. Philharmonic Orch. Pardubice / Patrick Gallois
Naxos 573568 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Moritz Moszkowski: Gondoliera
Martin West
Reference Recordings 138 Buy now
10:06 am Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 5 "Andaluza"
BCQ Classics 20 Buy now
10:12 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto: Finale
Paavo Jarvi
Janine Jansen, violin
London/Decca 13281 Buy now
10:23 am Robert Schumann: Concert Piece for Four Horns
Daniel Barenboim
Dale Clevenger, horn
DG 25 Buy now
10:44 am Francis Poulenc: Novelettes
Miki Aoki, piano
Profil 15023 Buy now
10:52 am Eric Fenby: Rossini on Ilkla Moor Overture
Gavin Sutherland
ASV 2126 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Eugene Arcade Dede: Bees and Bumblebees
Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
11:06 am Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian March
Valery Gergiev
Philips 442011 Buy now
11:12 am Ivan Khandoshkin: Little dove
Anastasia Khitruk, violin
Naxos 570028 Buy now
11:19 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute and Harp Concerto
James Galway
James Galway, flute
DG 7148 Buy now
11:50 am Giuseppe Martucci: Fantasia on "Un Ballo in Maschera"
Pietro Spada, piano
ASV 956 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Charles-Edouard Lefebvre: Second Suite: Intermezzo
Nicholas Gallas, clarinet
Albany 1755 Buy now
12:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Waltz
Kurt Masur
Teldec 94571 Buy now
12:14 pm Antonio Lauro: Venezuelan Waltz No. 3 "Natalia"
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Pro Arte 343 Buy now
12:18 pm Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 2
Jiri Belohlavek
Supraphon 111992 Buy now
12:51 pm Emmanuel Chabrier: Le Roi malgre lui (The King in Spite of Himself): Fete polonaise
John Eliot Gardiner
DG 447751 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Giovanni Platti: Cello Concerto: Fugue
Stefano Veggetti, cello
Brilliant 94722 Buy now
1:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
DG 431660 Buy now
1:27 pm Traditional Swiss: The Cuckoo
Schwann 367082 Buy now
1:31 pm George Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Kristian Jarvi
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Sony 3245 Buy now
1:50 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes
Harmonia Mundi 901419 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 John Williams: American Journey
Recording Arts Orch. of L.A. / John Williams
Sony 89364 Buy now
2:27 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade, Orchestra K.213A (1775) D K.204
Orchestre D'Auvergne / Leopold Hager
Jean-Jacques Kantorow, violin (Zhah(n) Zhahk KAN tor awv)
Denon 6530 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony #4 B-flat 60
Heidelberg Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Fey
H„nssler 98396 Buy now
3:33 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Quintet, Clarinet, Strings (1815) B-flat 34
Carducci String Quartet
Julian Bliss, clarinet
Signum 552 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Gareth Walters: Primavera Overture
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Andrew Penny
Marco Polo 225048 Buy now
4:13 pm Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin: Symphony #1 E-Flat
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Naxos 572786 Buy now
4:48 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata, Violin, Piano(K.293C; Published As Op 1/3)(1778) C K.303
Enrico Gatti, violin
Arcana 906 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Michael Torke: Bright Blue Music
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Argo 452101 Buy now
5:15 pm Randall Thompson: Frostiana
Orchestra at Temple Square / Craig Jessop
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tab Choir 5 Buy now
5:47 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuotwv:51:A4 "Die Relinge"
Akademie für alte Musik,Berlin
Midori Seiler, violin (ZIGH-ler)
Harmonia Mundi 901744 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:07 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 82 "The Bear": Finale
Harry Christophers
Coro 16113 Buy now
6:15 pm Johann Strauss, Jr.: Wine, Women, and Song (Wein, Weib und Gesang)
DG 463667 Buy now
6:30 pm Ludovico Einaudi: Gravity
Ludovico Einaudi, piano
London/Decca 29843 Buy now
6:36 pm Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: A Ball
Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 430201 Buy now
6:44 pm Percy Grainger: Spoon River
Jerry Junkin
Reference 117 Buy now
6:48 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Mandolins
Trevor Pinnock
James Tyler, mandolin
Archiv 415674 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
It's the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Black and White Gala concert, featuring works by Offenbach, Schmidt, von Suppe and more. Manfred Honeck conducts.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Wagner's Ring Cycle - Wagner spent a quarter of a century writing the libretto and composing the music that follows the dramatic struggles of gods, heroes, and mythical creatures. We will listen to orchestral preludes, arias, and more from The Rhinegold, The Valkyrie, Siegfried, and Twilight of the Gods.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Edvard Grieg: Two Elegiac Melodies: Last Spring (Varen)
Neeme Jarvi
DG 437520 Buy now
10:06 pm Isaac Albeniz: Spanish Suite: Granada
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 417887 Buy now
10:12 pm Ernest Bloch: From Jewish Life: Prayer
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 31491 Buy now
10:18 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: 6th movement
Benjamin Zander
Telarc 80599 Buy now
10:43 pm Alfred Schnittke: Suite in the Old Style
Vladimir Spivakov
RCA 60370 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Julia Wolfe: On Seven-Star-Shoes
Newport 85512 Buy now
11:06 pm Bryce Dessner: Music for Wood and Strings: Section 1
Brassland 45 Buy now
11:11 pm Behzad Ranjbaran: Moto Perpetuo
Naxos 570353 Buy now
11:17 pm Glenn Branca: Freeform
Christian von Borries
Point 446505 Buy now
11:30 pm Meredith Monk: The Games: Spaceship
Cantaloupe 21153 Buy now
11:37 pm Cornelius Dufallo: Lighthouse
Cantaloupe 21037 Buy now
11:41 pm Peteris Vasks: Lauda
Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 Buy now