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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Frank Bridge: Miniatures: Romance
Jack Liebeck, violin
Naxos 570792 Buy now
12:06 am Isobel Waller-Bridge: The Last Words of M
580470 2015 Buy now
12:11 am Carlos Salzedo: Variations on an Ancient Theme
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80691 Buy now
12:27 am Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 2
Michel Plasson
EMI 63949 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Rondo
Mikhail Pletnev, piano
DG 459614 Buy now
1:06 am Osvaldo Golijov: The Man Who Cried: Close Your Eyes
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 Buy now
1:12 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique"
Mikhail Pletnev
DG 449967 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Georges Ivanovitch Gurdjieff: Sayyid Chant and Dance No. 29
Serouj Kradjian, piano
Atma 2655 Buy now
2:06 am Peteris Vasks: Lauda
Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 Buy now
2:26 am William Grant Still: Miniatures: Adolorido
Albany 1755 Buy now
2:28 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 3
Osmo Vanska
Bis 1286 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am John Paul Jones: Amores Pasados: So ell encina (Beneath the oaks)
John Potter, tenor
ECM 2441 Buy now
3:06 am Nathaniel Dett: Enchantment: Song of the Shrine
Clipper Erickson, piano
Navona 6013 Buy now
3:12 am Heino Eller: Five Pieces for String Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8525 Buy now
3:28 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Habanera
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 9765 Buy now
3:33 am Franz Schubert: String Quartet No. 10
Virgin 91447 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Duchess Anna Amalia of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel: Erwin and Elmire: Entre acte
Peter Gulke
Capriccio 71128 Buy now
4:06 am Fazil Say: Two Ballades
Scott Yoo
Cambria 1404 Buy now
4:14 am Francois Devienne: Clarinet Sonata No. 1
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 79787 Buy now
4:32 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Melancholy Serenade
Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 95 Buy now
4:42 am Edward Elgar: Wand of Youth Suite No. 2
William Boughton
Nimbus 5136 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Louis Spohr: Double Quartet No. 1: Scherzo
Hyperion 22014 Buy now
5:06 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Andris Nelsons
DG 4797577 Buy now
5:17 am Gregorio Allegri: Miserere mei, Deus
Ofra Harnoy, cello
Analekta 4890728 Buy now
5:25 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: The Golden Cockerel (Le Coq d'or): Suite
David Zinman
Philips 411435 Buy now
5:46 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Maurice Andre, trumpet
EMI 64100 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 Giovanni Battista Sammartini: Symphony G J-C 39
I Giovani di Nuova Cameristica / Daniele Ferrari
Nuovo Era 7206 Buy now
6:17 am Jean-Baptiste Breval: Sinfonia Concertante, Clarinet, Oboe,Orchestra
Walloon Chamber Orchestra / Bernard Labadie
Marc Grauwels, flute
Naxos 555918 Buy now
6:39 am Nicolo Paganini: SONATA, VIOLA, ORCHESTRA (1834) 35
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lionel Bringuier
Edward R. Kelly, viola
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1617-30 Buy now
6:55 am Riccardo Drigo: Arlekinada: Serenade = Harlequin's Millions: Serenade (1900)
Symphony Nova Scotia / Boris Brott
RadioCanad 5062 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Oxana's Caprices
Orchestra of the Royal Opera H / Sir Colin Davis
Philips 422845 Buy now
7:16 am Ludovico Roncalli: Roncalli - Sonata for Guitar e
Richard Savino, guitar
Dorian 90804 Buy now
7:27 am Johann Gottlieb Graun: Graun - Concerto, Horn, Orchestra
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Iona Brown
Barry Tuckwell, horn
Decca 417406 Buy now
7:37 am Hector Berlioz: Les Troyens: Selections (1856-58) Ballet Music
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80164 Buy now
7:54 am Bedrich Smetana: Shakespeare Festival March 20
BBC Philharmonic / Gianandrea Noseda
Chandos 10413 Buy now
 8 AM
Slovak St. Phil. Orch, Kosice / Alfred Walter
Naxos 553935 Buy now
8:14 am Johann Christian Bach: Symphony, Winds, #2 T285/3 (Cl.(2), Hn.(2), Bn.(2)) (1782) C
Swiss Wind Soloists
Tudor 768 Buy now
8:27 am Karl Ditters Von Dittersdorf: SINFONIA (GRAVE F7) (BEFORE 1766)
Failoni Orchestra / Uwe Grodd
Naxos 553974 Buy now
8:40 am Leopold Hofmann: Concerto, Oboe, Orchestra B.G1 (C.1770S)
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia / Bela Drahos
Stefan Schilli, oboe
Naxos 553979 Buy now
8:55 am Gaetano Donizetti: Elisir D'Amore: Una Furtiva Lagrima(1832)
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 97779 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: SONATA, VIOLIN, PIANO K374E (1781) ALLEGRO F K.377
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin
EMI/Angel 49712 Buy now
9:27 am William Grant Still: AMERICAN SCENE: EAST: BERKSHIRE NIGHT (1957)
Northern Arizona Univ Wind Symphony / Patricia J. Hoy
Cambria 1156 Buy now
9:46 am Antonin Dvorak: POLKA (1860) E B3
Ina Poroshina, piano
ESS.A.Y 1059 Buy now
9:50 am Michael Praetorius: Terpsichore: Dances
Amadeus Guitar Duo
Naxos 573592 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 2 "Oriental"
ASV 2061 Buy now
10:06 am Camille Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Lorin Maazel
Sony 53979 Buy now
10:13 am Modest Mussorgsky: Children's Games: Hide and Seek
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30043 Buy now
10:20 am He Zhanhao/Chen Gang: Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto
Lan Shui
Gil Shaham, violin
Canary Classics 4 Buy now
10:49 am Giacomo Puccini: Turandot: Nessun dorma
Zubin Mehta
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
London/Decca 458000 Buy now
10:52 am Edvard Grieg: Norwegian Dance No. 1
Petri Sakari
Chandos 9028 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am John Playford: Four English Country Dances
Maggie's Music 216 Buy now
11:06 am Benjamin Britten: Matinees Musicales: Moto Perpetuo
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 410139 Buy now
11:10 am Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 1
Sony 52524 Buy now
11:23 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23
Dennis Russell Davies
Keith Jarrett, piano
ECM 1565 Buy now
11:52 am Bedrich Smetana: The Kiss Overture
Vaclav Neumann
Supraphon 110624 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Johann Schickhardt: Guitar Sonata No. 2
Kristian Buhl-Mortensen, guitar
Classico 167 Buy now
12:06 pm Leonard Bernstein: Candide: Overture
Leonard Slatkin
EMI 64303 Buy now
12:11 pm Maddalena Laura Sirmen: String Quartet No. 2: 2nd movement
CPO 999679 Buy now
12:17 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 2 "Characteristic": Waltz
Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
12:25 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet
Teldec 90846 Buy now
12:41 pm William Grant Still: Symphony No. 3 "Sunday Symphony"
John Jeter
Naxos 559676 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Nicola Porpora: Cello Concerto: Finale
Robin Peter Muller
Jan Vogler, cello
Sony 9001 Buy now
1:06 pm Franz Schubert: Ave Maria
Massimo Paris
DG 17474 Buy now
1:13 pm Donald Grantham: J.S. Dances
Eugene Migliaro Corporon
Anastasia Markina, piano
Klavier 11145 Buy now
1:23 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Kirk Trevor
Robert DeGaetano, piano
Crystonyx 1005 Buy now
1:49 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Andante and Hungarian Rondo
Neville Marriner
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 432081 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.
2:01 pm Adolphe Adam: Corsaire: Overture & Opening Of Scene 1
English Chamber Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Decca 430286 Buy now
2:11 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony #9 "The Great" C D.944
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1718-09 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto: The Goldfinch D 10/3, RV 428
Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
Clas Pehrsson, recorder
Bis 210 Buy now
3:11 pm Frederick Delius: Florida Suite (1887, Rev. 1889)
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553535 Buy now
3:49 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Capriccio Brillant, Piano, Orchestra b 22
London Symphony Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Israela Margalit, piano (IS-Rah-EL-AH MARGA-LEET)
Chandos 8724 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm John Blow: Venus & Adonis: A Mournful Masque (C.1683)
Naxos 573386 Buy now
4:21 pm Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Quintet, Piano, Strings(1802)
Melos Ensemble of London
Decca 430297 Buy now
4:42 pm Jaromir Weinberger: Schwanda The Bagpiper: Polka & Fugue
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80115 Buy now
4:52 pm Frederic Chopin: Ballade, Piano #3 A-flat 47
Philippe Entremont, piano
Sony 62415 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Gaspare Spontini: Spontini, Notturno Concertato
Symphonia Perusina / Marco Zuccarini
Massimo Mercelli, flute
Bongiovann 5576 Buy now
5:23 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Golden Cockerel: Selections= Coq D'Or(1906-07)
Russian National Orchestra / Mikhail Pletnev
Deutsche Grammophon 447084 Buy now
5:51 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4: Mvt 4 36
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1314-05 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:07 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
William Boughton
Nimbus 5019 Buy now
6:11 pm Richard Wagner: Die Feen (The Fairies): Overture
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 5087 Buy now
6:24 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Sonata No. 1
Ofra Harnoy, cello
Analekta 4890728 Buy now
6:30 pm Maj Sonstevold: Summer Days by the Sea: Summer Meadow
Karsten Andersen
Aurora 4923 Buy now
6:35 pm Antonin Dvorak: Czech Suite
Libor Pesek
Virgin 90769 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Pietari Inkinen conducts Sibelius' "Pohjola's Daughter" and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4. Beatrice Rana plays the Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Stormy Weather - We'll see double rainbows with Antonio Carlos Jobim, hear Debussy's "Footsteps in the Snow" and "Gardens in the Rain," and listen to settings of Shakespeare's "Tempest", also we'll hear Frank Bridge, Benjamin Britten, Richard Wagner, and Percy Grainger each at sea.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm John Lunn: Downton Abbey: A Royal Command
Alastair King
London/Decca 31059 Buy now
10:06 pm John Williams: Prelude to a Song
John Williams, guitar
JCW 1 Buy now
10:11 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 7
Andres Orozco-Estrada
PentaTone 578 Buy now
10:51 pm Rebecca Clarke: Morpheus
Helen Callus, viola
ASV 1130 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Marc Mellits: Black
Bright Shiny Things 133 Buy now
11:06 pm Donnacha Dennehy: Pushpulling
Dorian 92212 Buy now
11:12 pm Richard Prior: ...of shadow and light...
Robert Spano
ASO Media 1012 Buy now
11:30 pm Eric Whitacre: Cloudburst
Stephen Layton
Stephen Betteridge, piano
Hyperion 67543 Buy now
11:39 pm Laura Cannell: A New Theory of Eclipse
Laura Cannell, fiddle
Brawl 10 Buy now
11:45 pm Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Eiji Oue
Virgin 45464 Buy now