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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Lars-Erik Larsson: God in Disguise: Prelude
Sten Frykberg
Bis 96 Buy now
12:06 am Arvo Part: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8731 Buy now
12:15 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Yefim Bronfman, piano
Sony 47183 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Dale Kavanagh: Abbywood Trail
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98401 Buy now
1:06 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: The Winter's Tale Overture
Andrew Penny
Naxos 572501 Buy now
1:21 am Antonin Dvorak: String Quintet "American"
Lawrence Power, viola
Hyperion 68142 Buy now
1:54 am Morton Gould: American Symphonette No. 2: Pavanne
Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67067 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 19
Ivan Moravec, piano
Nonesuch 79233 Buy now
2:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 12: Sinfonia
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
DG 4760472 Buy now
2:09 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Motet: Furchte dich nicht, ich bin bei dir (Do Not Be Afraid)
Raphael Pichon
Harmonia Mundi 902657 Buy now
2:19 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 5
Michael Collins
Bis 2367 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Jennifer Higdon: String Poetic: Nocturne
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 103 Buy now
3:06 am Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Bis 1850 Buy now
3:13 am Traditional Sephardic: Buenas noches (Sweet Night)
Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
ECM 2227 Buy now
3:19 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes
Pierre Boulez
DG 439896 Buy now
3:43 am Grazyna Bacewicz: Concerto for String Orchestra
Roland Bader
Schwann 311432 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Torre Bermeja (Vermillion Tower)
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739 Buy now
4:06 am Giacomo Puccini: Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Naxos 573108 Buy now
4:12 am Wilhelm Stenhammar: Prelude and Bourree
Hannu Koivula
Naxos 572186 Buy now
4:29 am Emilie Mayer: Piano Quartet No. 2
CPO 555094 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am John Playford: Three Country Dances
Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 1901039 Buy now
5:06 am Frederick Delius: A Song Before Sunrise
Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8372 Buy now
5:12 am Phil Kline: Dawn Chorus
Bill Ryan
Innova 44 Buy now
5:20 am August Muller: Flute Concerto No. 1
Timo Handschuh
Tatjana Ruhland, flute
CPO 777956 Buy now
5:44 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Aria variata
Vikingur Olafsson, piano
DG 4835022 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am William Grant Still: Lyric Quartet: The Quiet One
Koch 7546 Buy now
6:06 am Erkki Melartin: Pastorale
Ilpo Mansnerus
YLE 9802 Buy now
6:11 am Sulkhan Tsintsadze: Miniatures
Alessio Pianelli, cello
Rubicon 1051 Buy now
6:28 am Emil Hartmann: Serenade for Winds
Dabringhaus 3010416 Buy now
6:50 am Jean Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela
Mariss Jansons
Havard Norang, English horn
EMI 54804 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/ Peter Dugan
From the Center for the Arts at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, this week¬'s From the Top features guest hosts Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Roe of the dynamic piano duo Anderson and Roe. They join a teenage piano duo for an electric performance of In the Hall of the Mountain King.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80151 Buy now
10:10 am Alexander Alabiev: The Nightingale
Sasha Boldachev, harp
SELF PROD 464 Buy now
10:17 am Antonin Dvorak: Sonatina
Randall Goosby, violin
DG 4851756 Buy now
10:39 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
Saint Luke's 302 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Jerry Goldsmith: Star Trek V: Main Theme and March of the Klingons
John Mauceri
Philips 446403 Buy now
11:07 am Alfred Newman: How the West Was Won
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80141 Buy now
11:15 am Mark Isham: A River Runs Through It: Main Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
11:19 am Alan Silvestri: Forrest Gump: Feather Theme
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80474 Buy now
11:22 am Wendy Carlos: The Shining: Opening
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80580 Buy now
11:27 am John Williams: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Scherzo for Motorcycle
John Williams
Sony 45997 Buy now
11:31 am John Williams: Close Encounters of the 3rd Kind: excerpts
John Williams
DG 4836373 Buy now
11:41 am John Barry: Dances With Wolves: Themes
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80474 Buy now
11:48 am John Williams: Jurassic Park: The Lost World: Theme
John Williams
MCA 11628 Buy now
11:52 am Trevor Jones: The Last of the Mohicans: Main Theme
Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6018 Buy now
11:55 am John Williams: Return of the Jedi: Parade of the Ewoks
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quintet
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 47230 Buy now
12:06 pm Luigi Boccherini: Introduction and Fandango
Delos 3144 Buy now
12:13 pm Johann Strauss, Jr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Franz Welser-Most
EMI 69838 Buy now
12:25 pm Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 13
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 432303 Buy now
12:30 pm Elizabeth Lutyens: En voyage
Simon Joly
Lyrita 214 Buy now
12:46 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 421729 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Swedish Royal Opera
Verdi¬'s ¬"Il Trovatore¬"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Gustav Holst: Symphony "The Cotswolds": 3rd movement
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
5:06 pm Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4
Andre Previn
Philips 416813 Buy now
5:13 pm Kerensa Briggs: Media Vita
Anna Lapwood
Signum 642 Buy now
5:16 pm Ruth Gipps: Piano Concerto
Charles Peebles
Murray McLachlan, piano
Somm 273 Buy now
5:44 pm Michael Haydn: Symphony No. 16
Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9352 Buy now
 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Vinzens Stelzmueller: Dance
Harmonia Mundi 901013 Buy now
6:06 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80595 Buy now
6:13 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Kleine Gigue
Kristian Bezuidenhout, fortepiano
Harmonia Mundi 2904007 Buy now
6:16 pm Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks)
Edo de Waart
Virgin 61460 Buy now
6:32 pm Yiu-Kwong Chung: Whirling Dance
Yiu-Kwong Chung
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Bis 1888 Buy now
6:42 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien
Andrew Litton
Virgin 90761 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Vittorio Monti: Csardas
Christian Lindberg, trombone
Bis 258 Buy now
7:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Consecration of the House: Overture
Jeffrey Tate
Berlin 1095 Buy now
7:21 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Michael Tilson Thomas
Steven Isserlis, cello
RCA 61678 Buy now
7:41 pm Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite
Neville Marriner
Vanguard 25019 Buy now
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Julie Amacher
Osmo Vanska conducts the Minnesota Orchestra in Aho¬'s ¬"Minea¬" and the Sibelius Symphony No. 2. Elina Vahala plays the Kuusisto Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Gerald Finzi: God is Gone Up
Naxos 573825 Buy now
10:06 pm Robert Schumann: Manfred Overture
Johannes Wildner
Naxos 550608 Buy now
10:19 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphonic Variations
Colin Davis
Philips 420349 Buy now
10:42 pm Eleanor Alberga: If the Silver Bird Could Speak
William Chapman Nyaho, piano
MSR 1708 Buy now
10:47 pm Michael Abels: Winged Creatures
Allen Tinkham
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Cedille 187 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 3: Allemande
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71250 Buy now
11:06 pm Jennifer Higdon: Dance Card: Celestial Blue
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
11:15 pm Atli Heimir Sveinsson: Three Marian Prayers: Poem for Maria
Una Sveinbjarnardottir, violin
Dorian 92248 Buy now
11:19 pm Cyrillus Kreek: Psalms of David
Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi 907311 Buy now
11:32 pm Elena Ruehr: String Quartet No. 5 "Bel Canto"
Avie 2379 Buy now