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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am William Grant Still: Summerland
Bruce Levingston, piano
Dorian 92228 Buy now
12:06 am Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra
Andre Previn
EMI 47001 Buy now
12:46 am Will Gregory: Orbit
Jess Gillam, soprano saxophone
DG 4851062 Buy now
12:50 am Gustav Holst: The Planets: Neptune
Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63087 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Aria
Thomas Labe, piano
Dorian 80117 Buy now
1:06 am Eric Coates: Ballad
John Wilson
Chandos 20036 Buy now
1:13 am Alexander Glazunov: Concerto Ballata
Jose Serebrier
Wen-Sinn Yang, cello
Warner 67946 Buy now
1:34 am Claude Debussy: Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra
Jun Markl
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
Naxos 572675 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 Buy now
2:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 5
Vanguard 1655 Buy now
2:35 am Francis Poulenc: Novelette No. 1
Miki Aoki, piano
Profil 15023 Buy now
2:39 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 "Haffner"
George Szell
Sony 46333 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Jules Massenet: Suite from Esclarmonde: Hymenee
Kenneth Jean
Marco Polo 223354 Buy now
3:06 am Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Suite Concertino
Gianandrea Noseda
Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
Chandos 10511 Buy now
3:29 am Jean Sibelius: Alone in the dark forest's clasp (Ensam in dunkla skogarnas famn)
Heikki Seppanen
Ondine 1260 Buy now
3:32 am Stefania de Kenessey: Magic Forest Dances
William Meredith, oboe
North/South 1023 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Lou Harrison: Two Pastorales
Dennis Russell Davies
MusicMasters 67089 Buy now
4:06 am Gustav Holst: Japanese Suite
Andrew Davis
Chandos 5086 Buy now
4:18 am John Corigliano: Lullaby for Natalie
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Avie 2386 Buy now
4:25 am Mauro Giuliani: Serenata
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66012 Buy now
4:42 am Hector Berlioz: Romeo and Juliet: Love Scene
Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80578 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 3
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 11939 Buy now
5:06 am Camille Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Pierre Dervaux
EMI 58906 Buy now
5:14 am Gustav Mahler: Piano Quartet
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609 Buy now
5:27 am Heinrich Biber: Sonata No. 3
Chatham Baroque 2 Buy now
5:41 am Carl Stamitz: Clarinet Concerto No. 11
Iona Brown
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 54842 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Richard Wagner: Gotterdammerung: Closing Scene
Georg Solti
London/Decca 455569 Buy now
6:06 am Arthur Bliss: Orchestral Study No. 3
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 Buy now
6:11 am Maurice Ravel: Sonatine
Lise de la Salle, piano
Naive 4936 Buy now
6:24 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2
Christopher Hogwood
Lisa Beznosiuk, flute
Oiseau-Lyre 417834 Buy now
6:49 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
Gerard Schwarz
Seattle Symphony 30838 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
GRAMMY-nominated violinist and From the Top Co-Host / Creative Tessa Lark joins Peter Dugan and a cohort of extraordinary teenage musicians in this episode. A 15-year-old violinist gets a coaching from Tessa and we hear performances of Bach, Chopin, Dvorák and more.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Edvard Grieg: Norwegian Dances Nos. 2-4
Petri Sakari
Chandos 9028 Buy now
10:19 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 23
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67554 Buy now
10:37 am Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4860543 Buy now
10:47 am Susan Spain-Dunk: Cantilena
Ben Palmer
Peter Cigleris, clarinet
Signum 656 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am John Williams: Home Alone: Somewhere in My Memory
John Williams
Sony 46595 Buy now
11:07 am Maurice Jarre: Doctor Zhivago: Suite
Paul Bateman
Silva 1047 Buy now
11:22 am Alan Silvestri: Grumpier Old Men: End Credits
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
11:28 am John Williams: The Empire Strikes Back: Main Title/The Ice Planet Hoth
John Williams
RCA 68773 Buy now
11:37 am Sergei Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky: The battle on the ice
Valery Gergiev
Olga Borodina, mezzo-soprano
Philips 473600 Buy now
11:50 am John Barry: The Lion in Winter Suite
Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6015 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Gabriel Faure: Ave Maria
Richard Marlow
Camilla Otaki, soprano
RCA 63721 Buy now
12:06 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Song without Words No. 31
Wu Han, piano
Music@Menlo 20033 Buy now
12:10 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1: 4th movement
Roger Norrington
EMI 49746 Buy now
12:18 pm Gabriel Faure: Violin Sonata No. 1
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 58 Buy now
12:45 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 4
Nicholas McGegan
Marion Verbruggen, recorder
Harmonia Mundi 907040 Buy now
12:52 pm Haydn Wood: Roses of Picardy
Ernest Tomlinson
Marco Polo 223605 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with LA Opera
Giacomo Puccini┬'s ┬"La boheme.┬" James Conlon conducts the La Opera Orchestra and Chorus. Featuring Marina Costa-Jackson (Mimi); Saimir Pirgu (Rodolfo); Erica Petrocelli (Musetta); and Kihun Yoon (Marcello).
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Josef Myslivecek: String Quartet: 1st movement
Supraphon 4289 Buy now
5:06 pm Amy Beach: Piano Concerto: Scherzo
Kenneth Schermerhorn
Alan Feinberg, piano
Naxos 559139 Buy now
5:13 pm Robert Schumann: Blumenstuck (Flower Piece)
Andras Schiff, piano
Teldec 99176 Buy now
5:20 pm Darius Milhaud: Saudades do Brazil: Sorocaba
Arabesque 6732 Buy now
5:22 pm Giovanni Sammartini: Recorder Concerto
Lucie Horsch, recorder
London/Decca 4834722 Buy now
5:35 pm Claude Debussy: Piano Trio
Chandos 10996 Buy now
 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Entry of the Fairies
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 425468 Buy now
6:07 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 2
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 426449 Buy now
6:19 pm Elie Siegmeister: Moonlit Pavement
Lara Downes, piano
SELF PROD 2020 Buy now
6:23 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Ascanio: Act III Ballet music
Jun Markl
Naxos 574033 Buy now
6:48 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 2
Giuseppe Sinopoli
Shlomo Mintz, violin
DG 439155 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Gustav Holst: A Moorside Suite: March
David Honeyball
Hyperion 66189 Buy now
7:07 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Eiji Oue
Reference 71 Buy now
7:15 pm Johann Christian Bach: Piano Sonata No. 5
Daniil Trifonov, piano
DG 4838530 Buy now
7:22 pm Nikolai Tcherepnin: Enchanted Kingdom
Mikhail Pletnev
DG 447084 Buy now
7:37 pm Johannes Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 3
Pamela Frank, violin
London/Decca 455643 Buy now
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Julie Amacher
Rune Bergmann conducts the Argovia Philharmonic in Honegger┬'s ┬"Pastorale d┬'ete┬" and Rautavaara┬'s Cantus Articus. Jan Lisiecki plays the Grieg Piano Concerto.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Mazurka No. 13
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 64399 Buy now
10:06 pm Giacomo Puccini: Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Dabringhaus 3071495 Buy now
10:14 pm Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1
Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
10:42 pm Astor Piazzolla: Soledad
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 2668 Buy now
10:51 pm Ofer Ben-Amots: Tango for the Road
Bridge 9496 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Edward MacDowell: Woodland Sketches (selected)
Paula Robison, flute
MusicMasters 60115 Buy now
11:07 pm Lennox Berkeley: Mount Juic: Suite
Lennox Berkeley
Lyrita 226 Buy now
11:19 pm Baldassare Galuppi: Concerto for 4 Voices
Rene Jacobs
Harmonia Mundi 901778 Buy now
11:30 pm Arvo Part: Berlin Mass: Credo
Stephen Layton
Hyperion 66960 Buy now
11:35 pm Joaquin Rodrigo: Concerto Serenade
Antonio de Almeida
Catherine Michel, harp
Philips 462179 Buy now