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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite: Sunset
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80086 Buy now
12:06 am Johan Svendsen: Romance for Violin and Orchestra
Bjarte Engeset
Henning Kraggerud, violin
Naxos 554497 Buy now
12:15 am Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Sonata No. 2
Martin Frost, clarinet
Bis 1353 Buy now
12:36 am Leos Janacek: Lachian Dances
James Conlon
Erato 88095 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am John Dowland: Dr. Case's Pavan
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 Buy now
1:06 am Claude Debussy: La Mer (The Sea)
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 62599 Buy now
1:32 am Charles Alkan: La chanson de la folle au bord de la mer
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67890 Buy now
1:37 am Maddalena Sirmen: Violin Concerto No. 5
JoAnn Falletta
Terry Baune, violin
Newport 60102 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Tobias Picker: Old and Lost Rivers
John Williams
Sony 62729 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 92 "Oxford"
Simon Rattle
EMI 94237 Buy now
2:32 am Samuel Barber: Agnus Dei
London/Decca 29601 Buy now
2:41 am Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
Lionel Bringuier
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 23931 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am John Rutter: A Gaelic Blessing: Meditation
John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
3:06 am Emil Hartmann: Serenade for Winds
Dabringhaus 3010416 Buy now
3:26 am Wilhelm Stenhammar: Interlude
Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
3:34 am Jessie Montgomery: Strum
Azica 71302 Buy now
3:41 am Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Michael Stern
Reference 120 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 3: Allemande
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71250 Buy now
4:06 am Paul Hindemith: Mathis der Maler (Mathis the Painter): Angel's Concert
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80195 Buy now
4:16 am David Lang: light moving
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
4:20 am Philip Glass: The Light
Dennis Russell Davies
Nonesuch 79581 Buy now
4:42 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 6 "Tragic": Andante
Bernard Haitink
CSO Resound 901804 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Joe Hisaishi: The Rain
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 Buy now
5:06 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Wild Swans: Eliza's Aria
Lang Lang, piano
DG 4797528 Buy now
5:11 am John McLaughlin: Mediterranean Concerto
Michael Tilson Thomas
John McLaughlin, guitar
Sony 45578 Buy now
5:48 am James Horner: Kitty Hawk
David Arnold
Mercury 4812810 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
Analekta 9810 Buy now
6:06 am Franz Berwald: Memory of the Norwegian Mountains
Thomas Dausgaard
Brilliant 93699 Buy now
6:15 am Maria Szymanowska: Nocturne "Le Murmure"
Patrizio Mazzola, piano
Orlando 40 Buy now
6:19 am Jennifer Higdon: Harp Concerto
Ward Stare
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71327 Buy now
6:42 am Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose (Ma mere l'oye): Suite
Emmanuel Villaume
Warner 62593 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
From Longview, TX, this week's program features a 12 year old pianist from East Texas performing the music of Paderwski, a heartfelt performance of Faure's "Elegy" performed by a teenager from the Chicago area, and a moving story from the young flutist who's rancher grandfather sold much of his herd of cattle to support her musical studies.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Johan Roman: Drottningholm Suite
Anthony Halstead
Naxos 553733 Buy now
10:16 am Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 11
George Szell
Sony 48161 Buy now
10:21 am Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4836471 Buy now
10:43 am Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture
Bernard Haitink
Philips 432094 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Erich Korngold: The Adventures of Robin Hood: Romance
Stephane Deneve
Renaud Capucon, violin
Erato 33936 Buy now
11:07 am Bernard Herrmann: Vertigo: Prelude and Scene d'Amour
John Mauceri
Philips 442425 Buy now
11:17 am Dimitri Tiomkin: High Noon: Do Not Forsake Me Oh My Darling
Erich Kunzel
Frankie Laine, vocals
Telarc 80141 Buy now
11:20 am Elmer Bernstein: The Magnificent Seven
Elmer Bernstein
Denon 75288 Buy now
11:27 am David Raksin: Laura
John Williams
Sony 53380 Buy now
11:34 am John Williams: Jaws: Main Theme
John Williams
Philips 420178 Buy now
11:38 am Nino Rota: The Godfather: Love Theme
Stephane Deneve
Renaud Capucon, violin
Erato 33936 Buy now
11:42 am Bernard Herrmann: Psycho: Prelude and The City
Joel McNeely
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
11:47 am Maurice Jarre: Lawrence of Arabia: Main Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80168 Buy now
11:50 am Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind: Tara Theme
John Williams
Philips 411037 Buy now
11:52 am John Williams: Star Wars: Main Theme
John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Giovanni Fontana: Sonata No. 3
John Holloway, violin
ECM 2106 Buy now
12:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 5 "Black Keys"
John Browning, piano
RCA 60131 Buy now
12:08 pm He Luting: Rebirth in the Mountains
Cao Peng
Marco Polo 223956 Buy now
12:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 39
Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80203 Buy now
12:47 pm Arthur Sullivan: Overture di Ballo
Charles Groves
EMI 64726 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Royal Opera House
Wagner's "Das Rheingold"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Bedrich Smetana: A Country Woman
Robert Stankovsky
Marco Polo 223705 Buy now
5:07 pm Antonin Dvorak: Bohemian Forest: In Troubled Times
Artur Pizarro, piano
Odradek 323 Buy now
5:12 pm Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina: Ent'racte
Oliver Knussen
DG 2123 Buy now
5:18 pm Ottorino Respighi: Pines of Rome
Herbert von Karajan
DG 449724 Buy now
5:41 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 4
Monica Huggett
Avie 2171 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA.
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
JoAnn Falletta conducts the Buffalo Philharmonic in Webern's "Im Sommerwind" and Schumann's Symphony No. 3. Michael Ludwig plays the Korngold Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Charles Koechlin: On Distant Waves (Sur les flots lointains)
Leif Segerstam
Marco Polo 223704 Buy now
10:06 pm Ernesto Lecuona: Andalucia Suite: Malaguena
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581 Buy now
10:13 pm Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
Virgin 19045 Buy now
10:44 pm Henriette Bosmans: Poem for Cello and Orchestra
Ed Spanjaard
Dimitri Ferschtman, cello
RadioNederland 92040 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Alexander Glazunov: The Seasons: Petit Adagio
Evgeny Svetlanov
EMI 69361 Buy now
11:06 pm Andrew York: Pacific Coast Highway
Delos 3163 Buy now
11:12 pm Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3157 Buy now
11:30 pm Samuel Barber: Summer Music
Bis 291 Buy now
11:43 pm Gabriel Faure: Fantasie for Piano and Orchestra
Michel Plasson
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 47939 Buy now