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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Nico Muhly: Control: Mountain
Thierry Fischer
Reference 719 Buy now
12:06 am Max Richter: Written on the Sky II
Jeroen van Veen, piano
Brilliant 95390 Buy now
12:12 am Elena Ruehr: String Quartet No. 1: Let's Sit Beneath the Stars
Avie 2379 Buy now
12:20 am John Adams: The Dharma at Big Sur: A New Day
John Adams
Tracy Silverman, violin
Nonesuch 512396 Buy now
12:36 am Osvaldo Golijov: Oceana: Chorale of the Reef
Eric Banks
Terpischore 1715 Buy now
12:45 am Bryce Dessner: St. Carolyn by the Sea
Andre de Ridder
Bryce Dessner, guitar
DG 20031 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Traditional Welsh: All Through the Night
Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
1:20 am Paul Ben-Haim: Pastorale Variee
Vladimir Lande
David Drosinos, clarinet
Marquis 81423 Buy now
1:38 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Fantasia
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 417372 Buy now
1:51 am Max Bruch: Scottish Fantasy: Finale
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
RCA 60942 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Steve Reich: Nagoya Marimbas
Bob Becker, marimba
Nonesuch 79430 Buy now
2:06 am David Maslanka: Wind Quintet No. 3
Bis 1228 Buy now
2:35 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lake in the Mountains
Ian Brown, piano
Hyperion 67313 Buy now
2:39 am Bedrich Smetana: String Quartet No. 2
Supraphon 4172 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Cole Porter: Night and Day
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 56481 Buy now
3:06 am Paul McCartney: Ocean's Kingdom: Moonrise
John Wilson
MPL 33250 Buy now
3:19 am Julius Klengel: Hymnus for 12 Cellos
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 31491 Buy now
3:26 am John Adams: Saxophone Concerto
David Robertson
Timothy McAllister, saxophone
Nonesuch 541356 Buy now
3:54 am Ed Bland: Phunky Phrogs Rag
Judith Olson, piano
Cambria 1256 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Scott Joplin: The Strenuous Life
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061 Buy now
4:06 am Anonymous: The Balcarres Lute Book (2)
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90257 Buy now
4:15 am Claude Debussy: Printemps (Spring)
Pierre Boulez
DG 435766 Buy now
4:33 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 5
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Dorian 92220 Buy now
4:51 am Philip Glass: Echorus
Vinay Parameswaran
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 146 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Marcel Tournier: Vers la source dans le bois (By the Brook in the Woods)
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80488 Buy now
5:06 am Karl Goldmark: In Spring Overture
Andras Korodi
Hungaroton 12552 Buy now
5:17 am Felicien David: Spring Soiree No. 2
Laborie 11 Buy now
5:24 am William Grant Still: Ennanga for String Quartet, Harp, and Piano
New World 80399 Buy now
5:41 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 425857 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 Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuo "Il Riposo - Per Il Santissimo Natale" (P248, M15) E RV 270
I Solisti di Napoli / Salvatore Accardo
Salvatore Accardo, violin
EMI/Angel 83314 Buy now
6:15 am Georges Bizet: Arlesienne: Selections (Incidental Music) (1872) Live Recording
St Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
Decca 430231 Buy now
6:38 am Carl Maria von Weber: Polacca Brillante, Piano"L'Hilarite"(1819)
The Irish Radio Television Sinfonietta / Proinnsias O Duinn
Benjamin Frith, piano
Naxos 550959 Buy now
6:53 am Johann Christian Bach: Artaserse Overture
Hanover Band / Anthony Halstead
CPO 999129 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Jr. Strauss: Artist's Life Waltz 316
Johann Strauss Orchestra / Willi Boskovsky
EMI/Angel 65141 Buy now
7:15 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Notturno, Flute, Oboe, Horns(2),Violins(2), Violas(2), Cello/Bassh.Ii:28(?1790-92)
Slovak Chamber Orchestra / Bohdan Warchal
Robert Dohn, flute
CPO 999121 Buy now
7:37 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony #7: Mvt 3 92
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1516-17 Buy now
7:52 am Richard M. & Robert B. Sherman: MARY POPPINS: MEDLEY
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80196 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Willem De Fesch: Concerto, Violin, Strings, Continuo(1716-17)
Orchestre D'Auvergne / Arie van Beek
Gordan Nikolitch, violin
Olympia 450 Buy now
8:16 am Pall Isolfsson: Isolfsson, Pall - Festival Overture
Iceland State Symphony Orch. / Petri Sakari
Chandos 9180 Buy now
8:36 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony #104: Mvt 1 (Adagio; Allegro)H.I:104 "London" "Salomon"(1795) I:104
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 0604-1 Buy now
8:50 am George Gershwin: Variations On 'I Got Rhythm' (1934)
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
William Tritt, piano
Telarc 80166 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #40: Mvt 4 g K.550
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1617-33 Buy now
9:20 am Jose Pablo Moncayo: Huapango
Festival Orchestra of Mexico / Enrique Batiz
Naxos 550838 Buy now
9:35 am Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 c-sharp S244/2
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Willi Boskovsky
Seraphim 69570 Buy now
9:51 am Maurice Ravel: Concerto, Piano, Orchestra: Mvt 1 (Allegramente)(1929-31)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski
Hélène Grimaud, piano
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 0618-1 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Italian Concerto: 1st movement
Albany 1084 Buy now
10:06 am Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra: Rondes de printemps (Spring Rounds)
Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Virgin 61424 Buy now
10:14 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 "Elvira Madigan": Andante
Claudio Abbado
Rudolf Serkin, piano
DG 439514 Buy now
10:24 am Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks)
George Szell
Sony 36721 Buy now
10:39 am Louise Farrenc: Etude No. 9
Joanne Polk, piano
Steinway & Sons 30133 Buy now
10:42 am Robert Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale
John Eliot Gardiner
Archiv 457591 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings "Conch Shell"
Philips 438876 Buy now
11:06 am Hector Berlioz: Hungarian March
Leonard Slatkin
RCA 7716 Buy now
11:11 am Domenico Cimarosa: The Thracian Lovers: Overture
Patrick Gallois
Barbora Tomeckova, oboe
Naxos 574046 Buy now
11:18 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 6
Vanguard 1655 Buy now
11:44 am Traditional Bulgarian: Bucimis (Folk Dance)
Avi Avital, mandolin
DG 19758 Buy now
11:47 am Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Erich Kunzel
Vox 5132 Buy now
11:57 am Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 8 "Sixths"
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Niccolo Paganini: Perpetual Motion
Donald Hunsberger
Wynton Marsalis, cornet
Sony 42137 Buy now
12:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture
Fritz Reiner
RCA 5406 Buy now
12:18 pm Ola Gjeilo: Firefly
Ola Gjeilo, piano
London/Decca 4850196 Buy now
12:22 pm Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Suite Concertino
Gianandrea Noseda
Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
Chandos 10511 Buy now
12:46 pm Edward Elgar: Serenade for Strings
David Zinman
Telarc 80192 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Giacomo Puccini: Minuet No. 1
Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
1:06 pm Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Herbert Blomstedt
EMI 69758 Buy now
1:19 pm Frank Bridge: Spring Song
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 31491 Buy now
1:23 pm Alexander Glazunov: Concert Waltz No. 2
Evgeny Svetlanov
EMI 69361 Buy now
1:32 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 4 "Fandango"
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
1:51 pm Aldemaro Romero: Suite No. 1: Fuga con Pajarillo
Gustavo Dudamel
DG 11340 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.
2:02 pm John Rutter: Rutter, John - Meditations For Orchestra (5)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
Decca 1821 Buy now
2:21 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Symphony, Flutes(2), Oboes(2), Horns(2),Strings (1756) e
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra / Hartmut Haenchen
Capriccio 10103 Buy now
2:35 pm Gustav Holst: St. Paul's Suite for String Orchestra C 29/2
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner
EMI/Angel 47842 Buy now
2:49 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Tafelmusik Trio
Il Fondamento
Accent 78643 Buy now
 3 PM
3:02 pm Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Dance Suite
Utah Symphony Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Reference 105 Buy now
3:26 pm Jacques Offenbach: Belle Helene: Overture
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Louis Fremaux
EMI/Angel 63024 Buy now
3:37 pm Agustin Barrios: Suite Andina, Guitar= Andean Suite(1923-25)
Antigoni Goni, guitar
Naxos 554558 Buy now
3:51 pm Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Snowman: Selections
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / James Conlon
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1112-13 Buy now
 4 PM
4:06 pm Eric Coates: Three Elizabeths: Halcyon Days (1944)
Royal Artillery Band / Major Geoffrey Kingston
Naxos 554488 Buy now
4:15 pm Fela Sowande: African Suite: Selections (1944)
Chicago Sinfonietta / Paul Freeman
Cedille 55 Buy now
4:27 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto #5 Mvt 1 73
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Yulianna Avdeeva, piano
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1516-12 Buy now
4:50 pm Jean Sibelius: Symphony #2: Mvt 1(Allegretto)(1901-2) 43
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 7716 Buy now
 5 PM
5:06 pm Richard Wagner: Meistersinger Von Nurnberg: Prelude to Act I
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1819-11 Buy now
Staatsorchester Frankfurt(Oder / Nikos Athinaos
Liu Xiao Ming, piano (LOO SHOW MING (OW as in ouch))
Signum 7800 Buy now
5:32 pm Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony
English Chamber Orchestra / Johannes Somary
Vanguard 45 Buy now
5:51 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony #2: Mvt 2 (Andante) B-flat D.125
Nat'l Arts Centre Orch- Canada / Pinchas Zukerman
Radio Canada 5221 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Claude Champagne: Village Dance
Yoav Talmi
Analekta 3156 Buy now
6:06 pm Jean-Francois Dandrieu: Rondeau
Hanssler 98623 Buy now
6:08 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 24
Adam Fischer
Dacapo 220542 Buy now
6:20 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 2
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7000 Buy now
6:40 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto alla rustica (Rustic Concerto)
RCA 61275 Buy now
6:45 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 5: 4th movement
Libor Pesek
Virgin 90769 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Fritz Kreisler: Caprice viennois (Viennese Caprice)
Joshua Bell, violin
London/Decca 444409 Buy now
7:06 pm Gioacchino Rossini: L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers): Overture
Frans Bruggen
Philips 434135 Buy now
7:15 pm Charles Gounod: Petite Symphony: Scherzo
Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
7:21 pm Edvard Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 4794631 Buy now
7:27 pm Wilhelm Stenhammar: Excelsior! Symphonic Overture
Paavo Jarvi
Virgin 45244 Buy now
7:43 pm Johann Stamitz: Clarinet Concerto
Iona Brown
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 54842 Buy now
 8 PM
8:01 pm Johann Strauss, Jr.: Romance No. 1
Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223214 Buy now
8:06 pm Louis Spohr: Five Variations on "I am still in my spring"
Marion Hoffman, harp
Capriccio 10165 Buy now
8:15 pm John Field: Piano Concerto No. 3
Charles Mackerras
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80370 Buy now
8:48 pm Robert Schumann: Carnaval
Eiji Oue
Reference 79 Buy now
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Maestros, Part I - The first in a multiple-part series featuring legendary conductors who shaped American music-making in the mid-20th century. This week's conductors are Serge Koussevitzky, Eugene Ormandy, Fritz Reiner, Pierre Monteux, and George Szell.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Entry of the Fairies
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 425468 Buy now
10:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 2 "Klavierstucke"
Khatia Buniatishvili, piano
Sony 73462 Buy now
10:11 pm Louise Farrenc: Overture No. 1
Christoph Konig
Naxos 574094 Buy now
10:21 pm Max Bruch: Violin and Viola Concerto
Neeme Jarvi
Yuri Bashmet, viola
RCA 63292 Buy now
10:41 pm Heino Eller: The Night Callings
Olari Elts
Ondine 1335 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness
Yuanfan Yang, piano
Orchid 100073 Buy now
11:06 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
Richard Studt
Naxos 550823 Buy now
11:20 pm Justin Hayward: Nights in White Satin
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
London/Decca 30836 Buy now
11:25 pm Evencio Castellanos: The River of the Seven Stars (El Rio de las Siete Estrellas)
Jan Wagner
Naxos 572681 Buy now
11:41 pm Chris Rogerson: Thirty Thousand Days
David Shifrin, clarinet
Delos 3576 Buy now