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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Peter Garland: After the Wars: A snowy morning/And smoke from the kitchen roof-/It is good.
Sarah Cahill, piano
Cold Blue 44 Buy now
12:06 am Morton Gould: Folk Suite
David Amos
Harmonia Mundi 906010 Buy now
12:23 am Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 4832948 Buy now
12:27 am Arthur Bliss: Meditations on a Theme of John Blow
Vernon Handley
EMI 47712 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 156: Arioso
Eugene Ormandy
Sony 38915 Buy now
1:06 am Pablo de Sarasate: Barcarolle venetienne
Ernest Martinez Izquierdo
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 572275 Buy now
1:18 am Franz Schubert: Piano Sonata
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4217 Buy now
1:54 am Franz Liszt: Consolation No. 3
David Measham
James Galway, flute
RCA 60033 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Felix Godefroid: Concert Study
Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9974 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Berwald: Symphony No. 1 "Serious Symphony"
Thomas Dausgaard
Brilliant 93699 Buy now
2:38 am Michael Ippolito: Big Sky, Low Horizon
Azica 71313 Buy now
2:47 am Elena Ruehr: O'Keeffe Images: Ladder to the Moon
Gil Rose
BMOP/sound 1039 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Kurt Weill: Lost in the Stars
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016 Buy now
3:06 am George Frideric Handel: Xerxes: Largo
DG 429390 Buy now
3:09 am Ellen Reid: lumee's dream (Nadia Sirota viola study)
Nadia Sirota, viola
London/Decca 2020 Buy now
3:15 am Philip Glass: Akhnaten: Hymn to the Sun
Jonathan Cohen
Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor
London/Decca 28648 Buy now
3:27 am Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 6
Sony 52524 Buy now
3:38 am Giuseppe Verdi: Variations for Piano and Orchestra
Riccardo Chailly
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 1090 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Marco Uccellini: La Bergamasca: Sonata No. 21
Harmonia Mundi 907066 Buy now
4:06 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 6 "Tragic": Andante
Osmo Vanska
Bis 2266 Buy now
4:23 am William Grant Still: Song for the Lonely
Lecolion Washington, bassoon
Albany 1038 Buy now
4:27 am Candelario Huizar: Imagenes
Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
4:46 am Richard Wagner: Gotterdammerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey
Daniel Barenboim
Erato 45786 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Sebastian de Vivanco: Veni, dilecte mi
Suzi Digby
Harmonia Mundi 905316 Buy now
5:06 am Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
Andre Previn
EMI 47001 Buy now
5:17 am Fu Renchang: A Lovely Rose
Fu Renchang
Xuefei Yang, guitar
London/Decca 4819139 Buy now
5:26 am Francois Devienne: Sinfonia Concertante
Hans Stadlmair
Andras Adorjan, flute
Tudor 1620 Buy now
5:46 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 4771 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Henry Purcell: Chacony (Chaconne)
Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
6:06 am Edward Elgar: Wand of Youth Suite No. 2
William Boughton
Nimbus 5136 Buy now
6:24 am Gabriel Faure: Valse-Caprice No. 1
Paul Crossley, piano
CRD 3426 Buy now
6:33 am Alexandre Desplat: Philomena: Suite
Alexandre Desplat
London/Decca 20213 Buy now
6:51 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 3
James Galway, flute
RCA 68182 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/ Peter Dugan
Guest host Orli Shaham joins From the Top at Merrill Auditorium in Portland, Maine on this week’s From the Top, featuring music from Sarasate, Saint-Saëns, and Ravel.
 10 AM - 1 PM
Saturday Morning Classics
with Bryan Sejvar
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Wagner’s “Tristan und Isolde”
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Josef Myslivecek: String Quartet: 1st movement
Supraphon 4289 Buy now
5:07 pm Elizabeth Maconchy: Proud Thames, Coronation Overture
Vernon Handley
Lyrita 288 Buy now
5:14 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
Jan Lisiecki
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4837637 Buy now
5:53 pm Lili Boulanger: D'un matin de printemps (Of a Spring Morning)
JoAnn Falletta
Koch 7169 Buy now
 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Marcel Tournier: Suite: Festival
Naxos 570444 Buy now
6:07 pm Richard Strauss: Intermezzo: Travel Fever and Waltz Scene
Andre Previn
DG 437790 Buy now
6:17 pm Wanda Landowska: Reverie D'Automne
Jeanne Golan, piano
Steinway and Sons 30164 Buy now
6:22 pm Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 5231 Buy now
6:49 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Barry Wordsworth
Janine Jansen, violin
London/Decca 475011 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Dardanus: Overture
Frans Bruggen
Philips 420240 Buy now
7:06 pm Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride: Dances
Libor Pesek
Virgin 59285 Buy now
7:18 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 6: Sarabande
Jochen Ross, mandolin
Naxos 551442 Buy now
7:24 pm Johann Christian Bach: Oboe Concerto
Jaap ter Linden
Pauline Oostenrijk, oboe
Challenge 72506 Buy now
7:43 pm Charles Stanford: A Song of Agincourt
Howard Shelley
Hyperion 68283 Buy now
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Julie Amacher
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frantisek Jiranek: Violin Sonata: 3rd movement
Lenka Torgersen, violin
Supraphon 4151 Buy now
10:06 pm Ferruccio Busoni: Comedy Overture
Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 572922 Buy now
10:15 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Valery Gergiev
Daniil Trifonov, piano
DG 4835331 Buy now
10:49 pm Jean Francaix: Divertissement for Bassoon and String Quintet
Hyperion 67036 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Edvard Grieg: Two Elegiac Melodies: Last Spring (Varen)
Neeme Jarvi
DG 437520 Buy now
11:06 pm Enrique Granados: Poetic Waltzes
Xiayin Wang, piano
Chandos 10995 Buy now
11:19 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata
Emily Hoile, harp
Ars Produktion 38316 Buy now
11:31 pm Jean Sibelius: The Oceanides (Aallottaret)
Osmo Vanska
Bis 1225 Buy now
11:44 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 9 "Kreutzer": 2nd movement
Zuill Bailey, cello
Dorian 92204 Buy now