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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Gabriel Pierne: Impromptu-Caprice
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
12:07 am Cesar Franck: Violin Sonata
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
DG 4795983 Buy now
12:37 am Dobrinka Tabakova: Of a rose sing we
Christopher Gray
Joseph Wicks, organ
Regent 530 Buy now
12:43 am Hector Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Reveries
Georg Solti
London/Decca 436839 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Samuel Barber: Souvenirs: Waltz
Andrew Schenck
Koch 7005 Buy now
1:06 am Vincent D'Indy: Suite in the Ancient Style
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 5157 Buy now
1:24 am Philippe Gaubert: Fantasie for Flute and Piano
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66024 Buy now
1:31 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo: Ballet Music
David Zinman
Philips 422525 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Johann Georg Pisendel: Violin Sonata: 4th movement
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2308 Buy now
2:06 am John Rutter: Distant Land
John Rutter
London/Decca 1821 Buy now
2:13 am Edward MacDowell: Piano Concerto No. 1
Paul Freeman
Donna Amato, piano
Archduke 1 Buy now
2:41 am Franz Schubert: Minuets and Trios
Vladimir Spivakov
RCA 60452 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Robert Moran: The Desert of Roses: 3rd movement
Craig Smith
Argo 436128 Buy now
3:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14: Andante
MQM 2909 Buy now
3:22 am Traditional: Klezmer Dances
3:28 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2 "Little Russian"
Leonard Bernstein
Sony 47631 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Napoleon Coste: Les Soirees d'Auteuil: Scherzo
Anabel Montesinos, guitar
Naxos 557294 Buy now
4:06 am Johannes Brahms: Solitude in the Fields (Feldeinsamkeit)
Zuill Bailey, cello
Telarc 32664 Buy now
4:10 am Max Bruch: Serenade for Strings
George Hanson
Dabringhaus 3351096 Buy now
4:26 am Turlough O'Carolan: Carolan's Harp
DHM 77375 Buy now
4:33 am Reinhold Gliere: Horn Concerto
Werner Andreas Albert
Marie Luise Neunecker, horn
Schwann 313572 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Strings: Larghetto
Laszlo G. Horvath
Hungaroton 32824 Buy now
5:06 am Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Markus Klinko, harp
Audiofon 72036 Buy now
5:17 am Nathaniel Dett: Cave of the Winds
Clipper Erickson, piano
Navona 6013 Buy now
5:22 am Juan Arriaga: Symphony
Juanjo Mena
Chandos 20077 Buy now
5:51 am Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Souvenir of Havana
William Kanengiser, guitar
GSP 1018 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Johan Halvorsen: Dance of the Bajader
Terje Mikkelsen
Simax 1199 Buy now
6:06 am William Grant Still: Prince and the Mermaid Suite
Koch 7546 Buy now
6:14 am Louise Farrenc: Grand Variations on a Theme by Count Gallenberg
Christoph Konig
Jean Muller, piano
Naxos 574094 Buy now
6:30 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 31 "Paris"
Jane Glover
ASV 647 Buy now
6:49 am Giacomo Meyerbeer: L'Etoile du Nord: Overture
Darrell Ang
Naxos 573195 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
This week's From the Top celebrates the 125th Anniversary of one of the great teaching grounds for classical musicians, the Walnut Hill School for the Arts! You might recognize this episode's guest host from his roles on The Wire and HBO's The Deuce, but you may not know Lawrence Gilliard Jr. is also a fantastic clarinetist. Listen as he introduces to us current students and a few illustrious alumni of Walnut Hill.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Isaac Albeniz: Iberia: Holy Festival in Seville
Fritz Reiner
RCA 5404 Buy now
10:15 am Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf: Symphony
Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8564 Buy now
10:36 am Gabriel Faure: Elegie
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 31491 Buy now
10:44 am Traditional: Scarborough Fair
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 31491 Buy now
10:48 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz)
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80314 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Bernard Herrmann: North by Northwest: Conversation Piece
Paul Bateman
Silva 1101 Buy now
11:07 am Bernard Herrmann: The Ghost and Mrs. Muir: Main Title and Finale
Paul Bateman
Silva 1051 Buy now
11:13 am Bernard Herrmann: Citizen Kane: Prelude and Finale
John Scott
Denon 75470 Buy now
11:20 am Max Steiner: The Informer: Suite
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
11:26 am Max Steiner: Now, Voyager: Medley
John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Sony 60773 Buy now
11:32 am Max Steiner: King Kong: Overture
John Mauceri
Philips 442425 Buy now
11:36 am Alex North: A Streetcar Named Desire: Blanche
Eric Stern
Nonesuch 79446 Buy now
11:39 am Alex North: Spartacus: Main Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 Buy now
11:42 am Alex North: Unchained Melody
John Mauceri
Philips 446681 Buy now
11:48 am Erich Korngold: The Prince and the Pauper
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 185 Buy now
11:50 am Erich Korngold: The Sea Hawk: Suite
James DePreist
Delos 3234 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Vincenzo Bellini: I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Capulets and Montagues): Sinfonia
Myung-Whun Chung
DG 471566 Buy now
12:06 pm Leonard Bernstein: Fancy Free Ballet: Danzon
Leonard Bernstein
DG 445486 Buy now
12:11 pm Giacomo Puccini: Tosca: Vissi d'arte
Georg Solti
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
London/Decca 467632 Buy now
12:18 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Kent Nagano
Mari Kodama, piano
Berlin 300331 Buy now
12:53 pm William Byrd: 3 Dances
Centaur 2294 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
National Council 2020 Concert
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: American Suite: 2nd movement
Libor Pesek
Virgin 90723 Buy now
5:07 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 3 German Dances
Charles Groves
Denon 73674 Buy now
5:13 pm Jorge Morel: Jugueteando (Playfully)
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 31979 Buy now
5:17 pm Johan Halvorsen: Mascarade Suite
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 10584 Buy now
5:46 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Oboe and Violin
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
DG 4792479 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Louis Langree conducts the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in Stravinsky's "Fireworks" and "The Rite of Spring." Joshua Bell plays the Sibelius Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Mazurka No. 13
Mirian Conti, piano
Steinway & Sons 30003 Buy now
10:06 pm Georges Bizet: Carmen Suite
Paul Paray
Mercury 434321 Buy now
10:20 pm Reinhold Gliere: Harp Concerto
Richard Hickox
Rachel Masters, harp
Chandos 9094 Buy now
10:48 pm Paul Hindemith: Mathis der Maler (Mathis the Painter): Angel's Concert
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80195 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Jean Francaix: Octet: 3rd movement
Hyperion 67036 Buy now
11:06 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 417301 Buy now
11:19 pm Randall Thompson: Symphony No. 2
Leonard Bernstein
Sony 60594 Buy now
11:48 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Luisa Miller: Highlights
Denon 18070 Buy now