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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Jorge Cardoso: Milonga
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 Buy now
12:06 am Erik Satie: Gymnopedie No. 3
Eiji Oue
Reference 99 Buy now
12:09 am Colin McPhee: Tabuh-Tabuhan, Toccata for Orchestra: Nocturne
Howard Hanson
Mercury 434310 Buy now
12:17 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 6
Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 430204 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am William Grant Still: Song for the Lonely
Lecolion Washington, bassoon
Albany 1038 Buy now
1:06 am Arvo Part: Spiegel im Spiegel (Mirror in the Mirror)
Maya Beiser, cello
Cantaloupe 21086 Buy now
1:17 am Jerome Moross: Flute Concerto
JoAnn Falletta
Alexa Still, flute
Albany 1400 Buy now
1:42 am Arthur Foote: Suite for Strings
Mikhail Gurewitsch
Dabringhaus 9121717 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Tamezo Narita: The Seawall Song
Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 Buy now
2:06 am Claude Debussy: La Boite a Joujoux (The Toy Box)
Jun Markl
Naxos 572568 Buy now
2:40 am William Dawson: Soon Ah Will Be Done
Anton Armstrong
Saint Olaf 2159 Buy now
2:46 am Francis Poulenc: Trio for Piano, Oboe and Bassoon
EMI 72646 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Lou Harrison: Two Pastorales
Dennis Russell Davies
MusicMasters 67089 Buy now
3:06 am John Williams: Sabrina: Theme
John Williams
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 30629 Buy now
3:12 am Henry Lissant-Collins: Fuquoi in the Sugar Cane
Peter Marchbank
Marco Polo 223709 Buy now
3:22 am Amy Beach: Piano Concerto
Kenneth Schermerhorn
Alan Feinberg, piano
Naxos 559139 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Philip Glass: Opening
Kasia Kadlubowska, percussion
Dux 1221 Buy now
4:06 am Charles Koechlin: The Jungle Book: The Meditation of Purun Bhagat
David Zinman
RCA 61955 Buy now
4:21 am Gustav Holst: Indra
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
4:38 am Valerie Coleman: Shotgun Houses: Rome
David Shifrin, clarinet
Delos 3576 Buy now
4:46 am Franz Schreker: Ein Tanzspiel
Kazuki Yamada
PentaTone 518 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am William Alwyn: Concerto Grosso No. 2: 1st movement
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 Buy now
5:07 am Bela Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances
Jean-Marie Zeitouni
Atma 2576 Buy now
5:14 am Peter Gregson: A Little Chaos
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8748 Buy now
5:21 am Candelario Huizar: Imagenes
Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
5:40 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 6
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
DHM 63970 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Sigurd Islandsmoen: Forest Clearing
Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
6:06 am Camille Saint-Saens: Bassoon Sonata
Bruce Grainger, bassoon
Centaur 2244 Buy now
6:22 am Chevalier de Meude-Monpas: Violin Concerto No. 4
Daniel Hege
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 35 Buy now
6:40 am Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 3
Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5231 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
In response to the COVID-19 Crisis and cancellations of live recordings of NPR's From the Top, the program has taken its show to a remote recording format. Host Peter Dugan is synching-in their accompaniment and conducting remote interviews with the young performers that overtly reference the national health crisis and its impact on these young people.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 40
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Teldec 35793 Buy now
10:14 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Rosen aus dem Suden (Roses from the South) Waltz
Herbert von Karajan
DG 410022 Buy now
10:26 am Michael Torke: South
David Alan Miller
Ryan Roberts, oboe
Albany 1784 Buy now
10:38 am Edward Elgar: In The South Overture (Alassio)
Leonard Slatkin
RCA 60380 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Jerry Goldsmith: Air Force One: Main Title/The Parachutes
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80535 Buy now
11:07 am Jerry Goldsmith: The Sand Pebbles: Overture
Jerry Goldsmith
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
11:11 am Jerry Goldsmith: The Generals' March
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80175 Buy now
11:16 am Jerry Goldsmith: Alien: Main Title
Lionel Newman
Universal 10185 Buy now
11:21 am Jerry Goldsmith: Star Trek: Main Theme
John Williams
Philips 411185 Buy now
11:28 am Henry Mancini: Moon River
Audrey Hepburn, vocals
Warner 24503 Buy now
11:30 am Henry Mancini: Two for the Road: Main Title
Warner 24503 Buy now
11:34 am Henry Mancini: Victor/Victoria: Main Title
GNP 8038 Buy now
11:39 am John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark March
John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
11:45 am John Williams: Jaws: Main Theme
John Williams
Sony 45997 Buy now
11:48 am John Williams: The Cowboys: Overture
John Williams
Philips 420178 Buy now
11:55 am John Williams: The Empire Strikes Back: Imperial March
John Williams
RCA 68773 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Minuets with Contredances
Hans Graf
LaserLight 15887 Buy now
12:06 pm Francois Couperin: Les Baricades Misterieuses (Mysterious Barricades)
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901956 Buy now
12:09 pm Frederick Delius: Florida Suite: By the River
Charles Mackerras
Argo 430206 Buy now
12:19 pm Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2
Seiji Ozawa
Philips 434089 Buy now
Pittsburgh Opera at Home
with Anna Singer
Enjoy recent performances by Pittsburgh Opera - including arias, overtures and choruses.
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Janacek's "Kata Kabanova"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: March No. 1
Hans Graf
LaserLight 15886 Buy now
5:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4779634 Buy now
5:23 pm Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 12 "American"
Music@Menlo 20107 Buy now
5:52 pm Florence Price: Dances in the Canebrakes: Nimble Feet
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
5:55 pm Florence Price: Dances in the Canebrakes: Tropical Noon
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Pekka Kuusisto conducts the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in Beethoven's Symphony No. 8.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Agustin Barrios: Waltz No. 3
Berta Rojas, guitar
Dorian 93167 Buy now
10:06 pm Johann Schein: Paduana and Galliard
Telarc 80257 Buy now
10:12 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Giovanni Antonini
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Sony 63622 Buy now
10:48 pm Carl Nielsen: The Dream of Gunnar
Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 4
Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4787471 Buy now
11:06 pm Edward Elgar: Lux Aeterna
London/Decca 22601 Buy now
11:12 pm Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Clarinet Quintet
Harold Wright, clarinet
Koch 7056 Buy now
11:49 pm Gabriel Faure: Nocturne No. 6
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3030 Buy now