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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Ned Rorem: Barcarolle No. 3
Ruskin Cooper, piano
Centaur 2584 Buy now
12:06 am Johannes Brahms: String Quartet No. 3
Myrios Classics 021 Buy now
12:44 am Rahim Alhaj: Going Home
Rahim AlHaj, oud
Smithsonian Folkways 40577 Buy now
12:53 am Antonin Dvorak: Goin' Home
Abigail Washburn, cello banjo and vocals
Sony 18101 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am William Grant Still: Summerland
Bruce Levingston, piano
Dorian 92228 Buy now
1:07 am Arnold Bax: Summer Music
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557320 Buy now
1:17 am Gabriel Pierne: Ballet de Cour
Klavier 11142 Buy now
1:37 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Lars Vogt, piano
Ondine 1204 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Elliott Carter: Elegy
Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79002 Buy now
2:07 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Concert Fantasia
Osmo Vanska
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67711 Buy now
2:37 am Ben Parry: Lighten our Darkness
Rupert Gough
Signum 629 Buy now
2:41 am Keith Jarrett: Bridge of Light
Thomas Crawford
Patricia McCarty, viola
ECM 1450 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9930 Buy now
3:06 am Ann Southam: Glass Houses: No. 11
Ravello 8027 Buy now
3:13 am Philip Glass: The Hours Suite: The Hours
Mark Shapiro
Gregory Harrington, violin
Estile 2020 Buy now
3:22 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Andre Previn
Telarc 80206 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Corentin Apparailly: Letter a l'Immortelle Bien-Aimee
Julien Martineau, mandolin
Naive 7083 Buy now
4:06 am Francois Devienne: Flute Concerto No. 11
Hans Stadlmair
Andras Adorjan, flute
Tudor 1620 Buy now
4:24 am Frederic Chopin: Les Sylphides Ballet
David Zinman
Philips 438763 Buy now
4:52 am Olafur Arnalds: Eyes Shut
Alice Sara Ott, piano
Mercury 22767 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Carl Stamitz: Orchestral Quartet No. 5: Rondo
Donald Armstrong
Naxos 557671 Buy now
5:06 am Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9386 Buy now
5:22 am Dana Wilson: Hungarian Folk Songs: Hey, Gorbenye
Bridge 9519 Buy now
5:26 am Helena Munktell: Suite for Large Orchestra
Tobias Ringborg
Sterling 1066 Buy now
5:47 am Francois Couperin: Royal Concert No. 1
Kenneth Slowik
DHM 77327 Buy now
 6 AM
with Angela Mariani
Pairings - This week on Harmonia, we¬'ll hear two expressive, complex pairs of pieces from 14th- and 15th-century France¬-one a pair of ballades by Machaut and Franciscus, the other a pair of motets by Busnois and Ockeghem. Plus, our featured release pairs serious songs with drinking songs from 17th-century France performed by Les Arts Florissant.
 7 AM - 11 AM
Sunday Baroque
Cornelius Drebbel was a Dutch inventor in the 17th century, and his patrons included King James the 1st. On September 12th in 1624, Drebbel publicly tested his ¬"diving boat¬" (otherwise known as a submarine) in London¬'s River Thames. Drebbel even gave his royal patron a ride in it. Sunday Baroque will feature music written for a royal boat ride ON TOP of the River Thames.
 11 AM
Classical Music
with Lynn Warfel
11:01 am Jacques Offenbach: King Carotte Overture
Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422057 Buy now
11:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Overture in the French Style: Overture
Andrew von Oeyen, piano
Warner 2051 Buy now
11:14 am Zdenek Fibich: Impressions from the Countryside: Village Dance
Marek Stilec
Naxos 572985 Buy now
11:24 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 1
Carol Wincenc, flute
DG 4795982 Buy now
11:39 am Scott Tennant: Three French Chansons
LAGQ 315 Buy now
11:43 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1
Claudio Scimone
Erato 92187 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm John Playford/Henry Purcell: Wallom Green/Curtain Tune
Bjarte Eike, violin
Rubicon 1017 Buy now
12:06 pm Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: As You Like It Overture
Andrew Penny
Naxos 572501 Buy now
12:18 pm Florence Price: Dances in the Canebrakes
Jeni Slotchiver, piano
Zoho 202008 Buy now
12:28 pm Cedric Dent: Examine Me
Jason Max Ferdinand
Gia 1087 Buy now
12:32 pm Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso No. 9
Denon 74168 Buy now
12:43 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "Great": 2nd movement
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Berlin Philharmonic 150063 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Two Romances
Constantine Orbelian
Alexander Kniazev, cello
Warner 62061 Buy now
1:06 pm Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 20
Sonora Slocum, flute
Affetto 1903 Buy now
1:12 pm John Field: Piano Concerto No. 6
Janos Furst
John O'Conor, piano
Onyx 101 Buy now
1:47 pm Grace Williams: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
Charles Groves
Lyrita 323 Buy now
 2 PM
Classical Music
with Mindy Ratner
2:01 pm Niccolo Paganini: Perpetual Motion
Donald Hunsberger
Wynton Marsalis, cornet
Sony 42137 Buy now
2:06 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Sonata No. 2
(Selected members)
Hyperion 66595 Buy now
2:20 pm Adolphus Hailstork: Symphony No. 1
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559722 Buy now
2:43 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Avie 2207 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Symphony: 1st movement
Jeanne Lamon
CBC 5225 Buy now
3:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 9
Philips 438948 Buy now
3:19 pm Jaco do Bandolim: Doce de coco
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 2668 Buy now
3:25 pm Gabriel Faure: Masques and Bergamasques
Neville Marriner
Argo 410552 Buy now
3:40 pm Robert Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale
Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3084 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Henriette Renie: Six Short Pieces: selections
Kyunghee Kim-Sutre, harp
Hortus 731 Buy now
4:06 pm Giacomo Puccini: Madame Butterfly: Un bel di vedremo (One fine day)
Barry Wordsworth
London/Decca 473371 Buy now
4:14 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Octet
Gil Shaham, violin
Canary Classics 8 Buy now
4:43 pm Frederic Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Ingolf Wunder, piano
DG 4779634 Buy now
 5 PM - 7 PM
Sunday at the Symphony
with the Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel conducts Gershwin¬'s Concerto in F with Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Beethoven¬'s Symphony No. 7.
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts Lollapalooza by John Adams, and Saint-Saen¬'s Symphony No. 3. Christian Tetzlaff plays the Brahms Violin Concerto.
 9 PM
WQED Organ Series
Part 1 of a 3 part series on the 100th Anniversary of the National Guild of Organists Pittsburgh Chapter. Includes an interview with Kenneth Danchick.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
10:01 pm Lukas Foss: Three American Pieces: Early Song
Nancy Ruffer, flute
Guild 7230 Buy now
10:06 pm Libby Larsen: Deep Summer Music
Marin Alsop
Koch 7520 Buy now
10:14 pm George Gershwin: Lullaby
Newport 60033 Buy now
10:23 pm Norman Dello Joio: Meditations on Ecclesiastes
James DePreist
Koch 7156 Buy now
10:53 pm Caleb Burhans: Magnificat
Caleb Burhans, organ
Cantaloupe 21094 Buy now
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
11:01 pm Traditional: Amazing Grace
Naxos 559752 Buy now
11:06 pm Jennifer Higdon: The Prayer
Harold Rosenbaum
Soundbrush 1027 Buy now
11:09 pm Candelario Huizar: Imagenes
Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
11:27 pm Gustav Mahler: Piano Quartet
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609 Buy now
11:40 pm James Stephenson: Liquid Melancholy
Vladimir Kulenovic
John Bruce Yeh, clarinet
Cedille 176 Buy now