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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am John Dowland: Lachrimae Tristes
Jakob Lindberg
Bis 315 Buy now
12:06 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Leonard Bernstein
DG 445486 Buy now
12:18 am Giovanni Piacentini: Chiaroscuro
Giovanni Piacentini, guitar
Navona 6097 Buy now
12:35 am Uuno Klami: Sea Pictures
Petri Sakari
Chandos 9268 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 4
Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4787471 Buy now
1:06 am Gaspar Cassado: Sonata in the Old Spanish Style
Yuli Turovsky
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897 Buy now
1:22 am Zofia Ossendowska: Mujahid, dance of Muslim Warriors
Magdalena Lisak, piano
CD Accord 246 Buy now
1:26 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 2 "Antar"
Dmitri Kitayenko
Chandos 9178 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Zdenek Fibich: Poem
Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
2:06 am Morton Gould: Spirituals for Strings
Kenneth Klein
EMI 49462 Buy now
2:28 am Stefania de Kenessey: The Passing
North/South Recordings 1023 Buy now
2:38 am Leos Janacek: Lachian Dances
Antoni Wit
Naxos 572695 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Jacques Offenbach: Rhine Nymphs: Overture
Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422057 Buy now
3:06 am Maurice Ravel: Sonatine
Martha Argerich, piano
EMI 57101 Buy now
3:16 am Bedrich Smetana: Ma vlast (My Country): Vltava (The Moldau)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
RCA 54331 Buy now
3:31 am Florence Price: Mississippi River Suite
Apo Hsu
Koch 7518 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Gerald Finzi: God is Gone Up
Naxos 573825 Buy now
4:06 am David Maslanka: Desert Roads: 1st movement
Stephen K. Steele
David Gresham, clarinet
Albany 1010 Buy now
4:14 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 3
Semyon Bychkov
Kirill Gerstein, piano
London/Decca 4834942 Buy now
4:32 am Zhao Jiping: Distant Green Valley
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93962 Buy now
4:40 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 22 "Philosopher"
DG 427337 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 3: Allemande
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71250 Buy now
5:06 am Michael Torke: West
David Alan Miller
Peter Kolkay, bassoon
Albany 1784 Buy now
5:18 am Clara Schumann: Piano Trio
Hyperion 66331 Buy now
5:49 am Enrique Granados: Suite on Galician Songs: Morning Song
Pablo Gonzalez
Naxos 573263 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Wei-Chieh Lin: Four Taiwanese Folk Songs: Rain Night Flower
Bridge 9519 Buy now
6:06 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4: 3rd movement
Osmo Vanska
Bis 2356 Buy now
6:30 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: The Song of Hiawatha: Overture
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 10797 Buy now
6:43 am Hajime Komatsu: Japanese Folk Song Suite No. 2
Navona 6038 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
Recorded in the Hollywood Scoring Studio in Los Angeles, this week's From the Top features a prize-winning string quartet who performs Mendelssohn's second string quartet and a teenage saxophone player from Texas playing a virtuosic work by a 20th-century composer. Guest hosted by Peter Dugan.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La clemenza di Tito (The Clemency of Titus): Overture
Rinaldo Alessandrini
Naive 30479 Buy now
10:11 am Paulo Bellinati: Jongo
SELF PROD 314 Buy now
10:19 am Cesar Franck: Violin Sonata
Lara St. John, violin
Ancalagon 144 Buy now
10:42 am Maurice Ravel: Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2
Yannick Nezet-Seguin
EMI 66342 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Elmer Bernstein: The Magnificent Seven
Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:07 am Richard Hageman: Stagecoach: Narrative for Orchestra
Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
11:15 am Dimitri Tiomkin: High Noon: Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling
Erich Kunzel
Frankie Laine, vocals
Telarc 80141 Buy now
11:19 am Max Steiner: The Searchers: Suite
Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
11:28 am John Barry: Dances With Wolves: John Dunbar Theme
John Williams
Sony 62788 Buy now
11:32 am Ennio Morricone: Once Upon a Time in the West: Suite
Ennio Morricone
London/Decca 25323 Buy now
11:52 am Jerome Moross: The Big Country
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80141 Buy now
11:52 am Alfred Newman: How the West Was Won
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80141 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Bernhard Crusell: Clarinet Quartet No. 2: Pastorale
Osmo Vanska, clarinet
Bis 741 Buy now
12:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Impromptu No. 1
Shai Wosner, piano
Onyx 4172 Buy now
12:12 pm Gregorio Allegri: Miserere mei, Deus
Ofra Harnoy, cello
Analekta 4890728 Buy now
12:20 pm Richard Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 2
Kurt Masur
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412237 Buy now
12:42 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 2
George Szell
Sony 48161 Buy now
12:48 pm Franz Schubert: String Quintet: 3rd movement
Matt Haimovitz, cello
PentaTone 549 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Bavarian State Opera
Gluck's "Alceste"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: The Creation (Die Schopfung): The heavens are telling (Die Himmel erzahlen)
David Willcocks
Heather Harper, soprano
Warner 975562 Buy now
5:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 17
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7072 Buy now
5:11 pm William Grant Still: Miss Sally's Party: The Cake Walk Contest
Philip Brunelle
Collins 1454 Buy now
5:15 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra No. 2 "La Fenice"
Martin Frost, clarinet
5:30 pm Franz Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
London/Decca 417833 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
JoAnn Falletta conducts the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra in de Falla's Ritual Fire Dance and Beethoven's Symphony No. 3. Adam Golka plays the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Gaspar Cassado: Requiebros
Yuli Turovsky
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897 Buy now
10:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Ton Koopman
Erato 75357 Buy now
10:17 pm Ola Gjeilo: Night Rain
Ola Gjeilo, piano
London/Decca 4850196 Buy now
10:21 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Pinchas Zukerman
London/Decca 4789386 Buy now
10:38 pm Derek Bourgeois: Trombone Concerto
Chikara Imamura
Christian Lindberg, trombone
Bis 848 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm David Skidmore: Aliens with Extraordinary Abilities: Take Anything You Want
Orange Mountain 132 Buy now
11:06 pm Claude Debussy: Children's Corner
Andre Watts, piano
Philips 456985 Buy now
11:23 pm Joaquin Rodrigo: Concerto Andaluz
Horst-Hans Backer
Naxos 573441 Buy now
11:50 pm Ester Magi: Bukoolika (Bucolic)
Arvo Volmer
Toccata 54 Buy now