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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Valentin Silvestrov: Two Pieces
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
12:06 am Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Sonata No. 2
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
RCA 60036 Buy now
12:29 am Alexander Scriabin: Prelude No. 4
Klara Min, piano
Steinway & Sons 30045 Buy now
12:32 am Paul Creston: Symphony No. 3
Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3114 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Henriette Renie: Six Short Pieces: selections
Kyunghee Kim-Sutre, harp
Hortus 731 Buy now
1:06 am Claude Debussy: Jeux (Games)
James Conlon
Erato 75330 Buy now
1:26 am John Jenkins: Six Airs
Ilonna Pederson
Dorian 90189 Buy now
1:38 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 5
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Eugene Ysaye: Childhood Dream (Reve d'enfant)
Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Rachel Kolly d'Alba, violin
Warner 67181 Buy now
2:06 am Richard Strauss: Duet-Concertino
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Dimitri Ashkenazy, clarinet
London/Decca 436415 Buy now
2:27 am Tonu Korvits: Kreek's Notebook
Rupert Gough
Hyperion 67968 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Ricardo Castro: Minuetto
Gustavo Rivero Weber
Naxos 573902 Buy now
3:06 am Helen Hopekirk: Minuet
Gary Steigerwalt, piano
Toccata 430 Buy now
3:09 am Igor Stravinsky: Eight Miniatures
DG 419628 Buy now
3:19 am Fernando Sor: Variations on a Theme by Mozart
Narciso Yepes, guitar
DG 423699 Buy now
3:27 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 18
DG 431797 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Pastoral Suite: Idylle
Ernest Ansermet
London/Decca 433720 Buy now
4:06 am William Lawes: Paven
Virgin 90706 Buy now
4:12 am Carl Nielsen: Flute Concerto
Simon Rattle
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 94421 Buy now
4:33 am Robert Schumann: Theme and Variations "Geistervariationen" (Ghost Variations)
Piotr Anderszewski, piano
Warner 888558 Buy now
4:45 am Albert Roussel: Evocations: The Gods in the gloom of the caves
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 10957 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Ola Gjeilo: The Spheres (Kyrie eleison)
Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
5:06 am Arcangelo Corelli: Violin Sonata No. 10
Andrew Manze, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907298 Buy now
5:19 am Louis Theodore Gouvy: Symphony breve
Jacques Mercier
CPO 777382 Buy now
5:34 am Nikolai Kapustin: Concert Etude No. 6: Pastoral
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
SELF PROD 292 Buy now
5:37 am Sergei Prokofiev: Quintet
Harmonia Mundi 901419 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 Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso (Vn. (2), Va., Vc.; Vn. (2), Va., Bc) (1746)
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Iona Brown
ASV 724 Buy now
6:15 am Hershy Kay: Cakewalk: Selections
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 61501 Buy now
6:42 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto, Keyboard, Orchestra H.Xviii:9 (Doubtful Work; Before 1767) XVIII:9
Camerata Cassovia / Robert Stankovsky
Hae-won Chang, piano
Naxos 550713 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No.3
Bergen Symphony Orchestra / Karsten Anderson
Norsk Kulturrads Forlag 50009 Buy now
7:16 am Felix Mendelssohn: Sinfonia, String Orchestra, #8(1822) D
Northern Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Ward
Naxos 553162 Buy now
7:41 am Emil Waldteufel: TRESOR D'AMOUR, WALTZ
Slovak St. Phil. Orch, Kosice / Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223685 Buy now
7:50 am Camille Saint-Saens: Barcarolle (1897) F 108
Fine Arts Quartet
Cristina Ortiz, piano
Naxos 572904 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Franz Schubert: Schubert, Franz - Quintet, Strings, Piano "Forelle" A D667
Cleveland Quartet
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80225 Buy now
8:14 am Leopold Hofmann: Concerto, Flute, Orchestra B.D4 D
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia / Bela Drahos
Kazunori Seo, flute
Naxos 554748 Buy now
8:32 am Jr. Strauss: Krapken's Woods 336
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1819-13 Buy now
8:38 am Aram Khachaturian: Masquerade Suite
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8542 Buy now
Marat Bisengaliev, violin (mah-RAHT biss-enn-gah-LEE-eff)
Naxos 554774 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto, Flute/Oboe, Orchestra K.285D (1778; Orig. For Oboe, K.271K, 1777) C K.314
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Cymthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1819-13 Buy now
9:31 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sinfonietta On Russian Themes 31
St. Petersburg State Sym Orch / Andre Anichanov
Naxos 550812 Buy now
9:54 am Frederick Delius: In The Seraglio Garden
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Naxos 572902 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Jean Sibelius: String Quartet: Vivace
Finlandia 40872 Buy now
10:06 am Modest Mussorgsky: Gopak
Theodore Kuchar
Naxos 555924 Buy now
10:10 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Jeanne Lamon
Sony 66289 Buy now
10:23 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 100 "Military"
Roger Norrington
EMI 55192 Buy now
10:48 am Josef Hadar: An Evening Fragrant with Roses (Erev Shel Shoshanim)
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 4832948 Buy now
10:51 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Flutes
Christopher Hogwood
Stephen Preston, flute
Oiseau-Lyre 414588 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Carl Stamitz: Orchestral Quartet No. 1: Poco presto
Donald Armstrong
Naxos 557671 Buy now
11:06 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite No. 2
Cambria 1083 Buy now
11:16 am Johann Hummel: Piano Concerto No. 1
Bryden Thomson
Stephen Hough, piano
Chandos 8507 Buy now
11:46 am John Playford: An Italian Rant
Dorian 90238 Buy now
11:49 am Peter Warlock: Capriol Suite
Centaur 2624 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Johann Peter Salomon: Romance
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4798376 Buy now
12:06 pm George Walker: Folk Songs for Orchestra: My Lord, what a morning
Edwin London
Albany 270 Buy now
12:10 pm Robert Owens: Mortal Storm: Faithful One
Will Liverman, baritone
Cedille 200 Buy now
12:13 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Bassoon Concerto
Juanjo Mena
Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
Chandos 10748 Buy now
12:31 pm Joseph Lanner: Memories of the Straw Brook Waltz
Sony 57974 Buy now
12:42 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 3
Murray Perahia
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 89690 Buy now
 1 PM
1:00 pm Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Valois 4641 Buy now
1:06 pm Manuel de Falla: El Amor Brujo: Ritual Fire Dance
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80170 Buy now
1:10 pm Friedrich Schneider: Festive Overture
Markus Frank
CPO 555180 Buy now
1:24 pm Amilcare Ponchielli: Gran Capriccio
Matthias Foremny
Simone Sommerhalder, oboe
Dabringhaus 9011642 Buy now
1:37 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Concerto
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 4851891 Buy now
1:49 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Keith Lockhart
RCA 68901 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 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.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Fritz Kreisler: Miniature Viennese March
Joshua Bell, violin
London/Decca 444409 Buy now
6:11 pm Giuseppe Tartini: Trumpet Concerto
Jonathan Morton
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 56094 Buy now
6:22 pm Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
Azica 71339 Buy now
6:51 pm Elfrida Andree: Three Tone Pictures
Oskar Ekberg, piano
Daphne 1047 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
A stunning highly praised 1966 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 with Ode to Joy from the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. ItÂ's the Pittsburgh Symphony and former Music Director William Steinberg – remastered with digital sound from Deutsche Grammophone.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Franz Schubert and The Friends He Never Got to Meet - On this weekÂ's program, Bill shares thoughts from Earl Wild, Imogen Cooper, Marian Anderson, and members of the Vienna Philharmonic to communicate their intimate connections with Schubert through his songs, piano music, chamber music, and orchestral works.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Rolf Lovland: Sleepsong
Desmond Earley
Emily Doyle, soprano
Signum 436 Buy now
10:06 pm Anonymous: Greensleeves
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 92155 Buy now
10:08 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla
DG 4861548 Buy now
10:25 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 2
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 85465 Buy now
10:46 pm William Dawson: Negro Folk Symphony: Hope in the Night
Arthur Fagen
Naxos 559870 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Mauricio Yazigi: Roads
Navona 5808 Buy now
11:06 pm Johann Johannsson: Good Night, Day
Jonathan Stockhammer
Mari Samuelsen, violin
DG 4835869 Buy now
11:11 pm John Luther Adams: Strange Birds Passing
John Heiss
Mode 240 Buy now
11:19 pm Jacob ter Veldhuis: Piano Concerto No. 2 "Sky Falling"
Thierry Fischer
Ronald Brautigam, piano
Brilliant 94873 Buy now
11:40 pm Danielle Eva Schwob: Out of the Tunnel
Innova 64 Buy now