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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Jorge Grundman: What Inspires Poetry: About Rain and Storm
Ara Malikian, violin
Non Profit Music 911 Buy now
12:06 am Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Pierre Boulez
Sony 42397 Buy now
12:44 am Bela Bartok: Hungarian Folksongs from the Csik District
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016 Buy now
12:49 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Melancholy Serenade
Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 95 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am David Lang: I want to live
Donald Nally
Innova 856 Buy now
1:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14
MQM 2909 Buy now
1:46 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Les Fetes de Polymnie: Overture
Christophe Rousset
Oiseau-Lyre 4759107 Buy now
1:49 am Leos Janacek: Intimate Studies
Lada Valesova, piano
Avie 2142 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Four Contredances
Hans Graf
LaserLight 15887 Buy now
2:06 am Angelica Negron: Recurring Dream
Lara Downes, piano
Dorian 92207 Buy now
2:10 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 7
Jukka-Pekka Saraste
RCA 60575 Buy now
2:32 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Flute Concerto
Jacques Ogg
Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
Violetear 100 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Pablo de Sarasate: Reverie
Tianwa Yang, violin
Naxos 570893 Buy now
3:06 am Ennio Morricone: The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe
Ennio Morricone
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 2668 Buy now
3:09 am Kurt Atterberg: Symphony No. 7 "Sinfonia Romantica"
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 5166 Buy now
3:39 am Alexander Scriabin: Prelude
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 16606 Buy now
3:41 am Franz Danzi: Wind Quintet
Supraphon 111264 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Arnold Bax: Lullaby (Berceuse)
Charles Matthews, piano
Olympia 454 Buy now
4:06 am Johannes Brahms: String Sextet No. 1
Barry Shiffman, violin
Avie 2294 Buy now
4:45 am Laurel Zucker: Aurora Borealis
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 2013 Buy now
4:48 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 3
Ole Kristian Ruud
Simax 1085 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am York Bowen: Fragments from Hans Andersen: A leaf from the sky
Nicolas Namoradze, piano
Hyperion 68303 Buy now
5:06 am Eric Whitacre: The Sacred Veil: Child of Wonder
Eric Whitacre
Lisa Edwards, piano
Signum 630 Buy now
5:11 am Claude Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances
Pierre Boulez
Lisa Wellbaum, harp
DG 2121 Buy now
5:23 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 3: Elegy
Jiri Belohlavek
Supraphon 110969 Buy now
5:34 am Howard Hanson: Bold Island Suite
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80649 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 Georg Philipp Telemann: Quadri: #3: Sonata #1Twv.43:A1 (Fl, Vn, Gamba/Vc, Bc)(1730)
Virgin 91450 Buy now
6:19 am Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony #1 (1853) E-flat 2
Orchestre National de la ORTF / Jean Martinon
Brilliant 94360 Buy now
6:51 am Jr. Strauss: Enjoy Your Life (Waltz) 340
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Deutsche Grammophon 423662 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Concerto #12 "Estro Armonico" E 3/12, RV 265
The English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Deutsche Grammophon 423094 Buy now
7:16 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Petite Suite De Concert(1910)
RTE Concert Orch., Dublin / Adrian Leaper
Marco Polo 223516 Buy now
7:33 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata, Piano F K.280
Maria Joao Pires, piano (Maria zhow PEER ehzh)
Denon 7386 Buy now
7:46 am Stephen Foster: Selections
American Wind Symphony / Robert Boudreau
WQED/PiP 5016 Buy now
7:57 am Charles Gounod: Melody, Horn, Piano, #3 (Andante) (C.1840-48)
James Sommerville, horn
MarquisCla 157 Buy now
 8 AM
Camerata Budapest / Laszlo Kovacs
József Kiss, oboe
Marco Polo 223701 Buy now
8:15 am Sir Edward Elgar: Froissart Overture
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5206 Buy now
8:31 am Franz Lehar: Gold & Silver(Waltz, Orchestra)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1718-13 Buy now
8:41 am William Grant Still: From The Black Belt(1926)
Westchester Symphony Orchestra / Siegfried Landau
Vox/MMG 5157 Buy now
8:54 am Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Fantasy Pieces(3), Piano: Notturno(1912) 6/2
David Allen Wehr, piano
Conn Soc 4205 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: DUO, VIOLIN, VIOLA(1783) B-flat 424 Köchel
Gidon Kremer, violin
Deutsche Grammophon 415483 Buy now
9:30 am Alexander Glazunov: Song of Destiny
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / Igor Golovschin
Naxos 553857 Buy now
9:50 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Scherzando #5h.Ii:37 (Sinfonia; Divertimento) (Before 1765)
Haydn-Ensemble Berlin
EMI/Angel 56577 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Traditional: Unst Bridal March
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10934 Buy now
10:06 am Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Overture
Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5231 Buy now
10:18 am Anonymous: Prince Edward's Pavan
Dorian 90139 Buy now
10:20 am Tessa Lark: Appalachian Fantasy
Tessa Lark, violin
First Hand 86 Buy now
10:25 am Ina Boyle: Elegy
Paul Meyer
Nadege Rochat, cello
Ars Produktion 38221 Buy now
10:34 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Valery Gergiev
Lang Lang, piano
DG 3902 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: La clemenza di Tito (The Clemency of Titus): Overture
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 95523 Buy now
11:06 am Johann Hummel: Grand Concerto for Bassoon
Neville Marriner
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 432081 Buy now
11:30 am Claude Debussy: Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune (Moonlight)
Seong-Jin Cho, piano
DG 4798308 Buy now
11:36 am Traditional Korean: Arirang
Teldec 16676 Buy now
11:42 am Giovanni Punto: Horn Concerto No. 11
Barry Tuckwell, horn
EMI 69395 Buy now
11:56 am Bohuslav Martinu: Dumka No. 3
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30016 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm John Williams: Angela's Ashes: Angela's Prayer
John Williams
Sony 89009 Buy now
12:07 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 1
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7000 Buy now
12:22 pm John Rutter: Suite Lyrique
John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
12:41 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 1
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Randall Thompson: Alleluia
Robert Shaw
Telarc 80519 Buy now
1:06 pm Johannes Brahms: F-A-E Sonata: Scherzo
Arabella Steinbacher, violin
PentaTone 367 Buy now
1:14 pm Randall Thompson: Symphony No. 2
Leonard Bernstein
Sony 60594 Buy now
1:43 pm John Larchet: Mac Ananty's Reel
Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 Buy now
1:46 pm Lorenzo Zavateri: Concerto No. 12 "Storm at Sea"
Gottfried von der Goltz
DHM 77352 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 Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite, Orchestra, #2(Flute, Strings, Continuo)(Late 1730S) b BWV 1067
Akademie für alte Musik,Berlin
Harmonia Mundi 2908074 Buy now
2:27 pm Johannes Brahms: Violin/Cello Double Concerto a 102
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Gidon Kremer, violin
Teldec 13137 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #3 d 30
St. Petersburg Philharmonic Or / Yuri Temirkanov
Lang Lang, piano
Telarc 80582 Buy now
3:46 pm Johann Baptist Georg Neruda: Concerto For Trumpet And Orchestra E Flat
Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
Niklas Eklund, trumpet
Naxos 554806 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Claude Debussy: Tarantelle Styrienne, Piano (Republ. As Danse, Piano) (1890)
Philharmonia a Vent / John Boyd
ELF Record 1010 Buy now
4:12 pm Carl Czerny: SYMPHONY #2
Staatsorchester Frankfurt(Oder / Nikos Athinaos
Signum 7800 Buy now
4:55 pm Gordon Mizzi: Island Scenes (Of Malta): Comino - The Blue Lagoon
Carlos Bonell, guitar
Spearhead Music 200 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Bedrich Smetana: Festive Symphony: Scherzo 6
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra / Leos Svarovsky
Naxos 573597 Buy now
5:17 pm Gabriel Faure: String Quartet e
Medici String Quartet
Nimbus 5114 Buy now
5:47 pm Johan Svendsen: Festival Polonaise, Orchestra= Festpolonese(1873) Svendsen - Festival Polon
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra / Ole Kristian Ruud
Virgin 45128 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Thomas C. Kelly: Pastoral and Reel
Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 Buy now
6:06 pm Hugo Alfven: Festival Overture
Niklas Willen
Naxos 557284 Buy now
6:17 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 5 "Spring": 4th movement
Augustin Dumay, violin
DG 471495 Buy now
6:24 pm Alexander Scriabin: Si comme la lune (Prelude No. 13)
Laurence Equilbey
Naive 5048 Buy now
6:26 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: String Symphony No. 2
Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907403 Buy now
6:39 pm Leos Janacek: Lachian Dances
Ondrej Lenard
Naxos 550411 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of Pittsburgh Opera's production of Handel's "Semele" with artist interviews and musical excerpts.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Music from the Quicksilver concert of Renaissance and Baroque " recorded April 27th 2019.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
From the Mountains to the Sea - We’ll journey to islands with fiery volcanoes and molten earth, and in the quiet of the night sit on soft grass in front of a bonfire, and listen to their music. This image brings together many genres: symphonies and folksongs from the hills of Appalachia, ballads of conquering heroes and lost souls.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Alexander Kastalsky: Doors of Thy Mercy
Steven Fox
Naxos 573889 Buy now
10:06 pm Howard Hanson: Lumen in Christo: Andante
Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3160 Buy now
10:19 pm Joaquin Rodrigo: Concerto Andaluz
Neville Marriner
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 400024 Buy now
10:44 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 53
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 53635 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Vivian Fung: Miniatures: A Piacere
John Bruce Yeh, clarinet
Cedille 100 Buy now
11:06 pm Franz Schubert: The Magic Harp Overture (Rosamunde)
Riccardo Muti
EMI 54873 Buy now
11:18 pm Charles Gounod: Hymn to St. Cecilia
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 66683 Buy now
11:31 pm Jean Sibelius: Alone in the dark forest's clasp (Ensam in dunkla skogarnas famn)
Heikki Seppanen
Ondine 1260 Buy now
11:34 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: The Tempest
Gustavo Dudamel
DG 15296 Buy now