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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Lars Aksel Bisgaard: Walking (Hommage a Thoreau)
Carl Petersson, piano
Grand Piano 717 Buy now
12:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile
Lorin Maazel
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93927 Buy now
12:15 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 2
John Williams, guitar
Sony 42204 Buy now
12:34 am Arnold Bax: November Woods
Vernon Handley
Chandos 10362 Buy now
12:55 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Wild Swans: Eliza's Aria
Nicola Sweeney, violin
Signum 58 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Gioacchino Rossini: Andante with Variations
Marc Grauwels, flute
Marco Polo 220441 Buy now
1:06 am Helena Munktell: Dala Suite
Tobias Ringborg
Sterling 1066 Buy now
1:31 am Claude Debussy: Piano Trio
Chandos 10996 Buy now
1:55 am Henryk Gorecki: Five Kurpian Songs: Hey, down, downhill
Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi 907391 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Giacomo Puccini: Edgar: Act I Prelude
Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
2:07 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto No. 2
Gustav Leonhardt
Anner Bylsma, cello
Virgin 90800 Buy now
2:33 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 6
Paul Lewis, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901909 Buy now
2:48 am Dia Succari: Paroles - Suite for Clarinet and Orchestra: II. Parole de l'Arbre au Vent
Manuel Nawri
Kinan Azmeh, clarinet
Dreyer Gaido 21114 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Cypres 1633 Buy now
3:06 am Florence Price: Down a Southern Lane
Lara Downes, piano
Flipside 18 Buy now
3:09 am York Bowen: Symphony No. 1
Andrew Davis
Chandos 10670 Buy now
3:40 am Francisco Tarrega: Arabian Caprice
Anabel Montesinos, guitar
Naxos 557294 Buy now
3:46 am Felix Mendelssohn: Variations serieuses (Serious Variations)
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902195 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Joaquin Malats: Spanish Serenade
Christoph Denoth, guitar
Signum 404 Buy now
4:07 am Jean Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela
Herbert von Karajan
Gerhard Stempnik, English horn
DG 413755 Buy now
4:16 am Johannes Brahms: String Sextet No. 2
Barry Shiffman, violin
Avie 2294 Buy now
4:56 am Ethel Smyth: Suite for Piano: Gavotte and Bourree
Liana Serbescu, piano
CPO 999327 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am William Herschel: Symphony No. 13: 3rd movement
Matthias Bamert
Chandos 10048 Buy now
5:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Aleko: Women's Dance
Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80670 Buy now
5:11 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: So Dread a Fate I'll ne'er believe
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
London/Decca 4851630 Buy now
5:14 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 1
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7000 Buy now
5:30 am Leopold Hofmann: Flute Concerto
Martin Haselbock
Christian Gurtner, flute
CPO 999888 Buy now
5:46 am Franz Liszt: Harmonies du Soir (Evening Harmonies)
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3030 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 Victor Herbert: Columbus Suite (Finished Dec, 1902, Pso Premiere)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava) / Keith Brion
Naxos 559027 Buy now
6:34 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony #97 H.I:97 (1792) C
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
EMI/Angel 64286 Buy now
 7 AM
7:01 am Georg Philipp Telemann: OVERTURE TWV.55:E3 (A 11) e TWV 55:e3
Les Eléments Amsterdam
Globe 5104 Buy now
7:17 am Morton Gould: AMERICAN BALLADS (1976)
National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine / Theodore Kuchar
Naxos 559005 Buy now
7:53 am Franz Lehar: Merry Widow: Vilja
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra / Arthur Fagen
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet (Richard STOHLTS mihn)
RCA 68817 Buy now
 8 AM
8:02 am Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty 66
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
John Brown, violin
EMI/Angel 89485 Buy now
8:29 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto #5 (Fl., Vn., Hc., Strings, Continuo) (1720-21) D BWV 1050
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Jeanette Sorrell
Jeanette Sorrell, harpsichord
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1314-20 Buy now
8:53 am Sir Arthur Sullivan: Hms Pinafore: Overture
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Faris
Nimbus 7067 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto #1 B-flat K.207
Wurtemberg Ch Or Heilbronn / Jorg Faerber
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin
EMI/Angel 69355 Buy now
9:28 am Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80339 Buy now
9:55 am Darrol Barry: Journey Through America
River City Brass / James Gourlay
RiverCity 211 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 1: Gigue
Ingrid Seifert, violin
Harmonia Mundi 901173 Buy now
10:06 am Amy Beach: Piano Concerto: Scherzo
Kenneth Schermerhorn
Alan Feinberg, piano
Naxos 559139 Buy now
10:13 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4: 1st movement
Osmo Vanska
Bis 2356 Buy now
10:31 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 1
Christopher Warren-Green
Virgin 61132 Buy now
10:44 am Robert Schumann: Arabesque
Bruce Levingston, piano
Dorian 92218 Buy now
10:53 am Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian March
Valery Gergiev
Philips 442011 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Edvard Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Bell Ringing
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Virgin 59300 Buy now
11:06 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Sleeping Beauty: Three Pictures
Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Virgin 91494 Buy now
11:15 am Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite: Berceuse
Julia Shaw, harp
CBC 1103 Buy now
11:19 am Maurice Ravel: Piano Trio
Tria 3862 Buy now
11:48 am Richard Wagner: Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Overture
Georg Solti
London/Decca 440606 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Tamezo Narita: The Seawall Song
Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 Buy now
12:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Introduction and March
Mikhail Pletnev
DG 457634 Buy now
12:14 pm Franz Schubert: Die Nacht
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4860543 Buy now
12:21 pm Karl Goldmark: In Italy Overture
Andras Korodi
Hungaroton 12552 Buy now
12:35 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 66
DG 4795982 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Johan Halvorsen: From Olden Times: Gigue
Ari Rasilainen
NKF 50033 Buy now
1:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo
Heinrich Schiff
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
Virgin 91489 Buy now
1:12 pm Germaine Tailleferre: String Quartet
Alba 431 Buy now
1:24 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije Suite
Eduardo Mata
RCA 5168 Buy now
1:45 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: L'Egyptienne
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2378 Buy now
1:49 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Africa Fantasie
Sakari Oramo
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67331 Buy now
 2 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.
2:01 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony #3 "Polish" (1875) D 29
USSR National Orchestra / Evgeni Svetlanov
MCA 32100 Buy now
2:46 pm Percy Aldridge Grainger: Hill-Song #1
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra / Geoffrey Simon
Koch 7003 Buy now
 3 PM
3:05 pm Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto A minor 54
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 64577 Buy now
3:36 pm Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Snowman: Selections
BBC Philharmonic / Matthias Bamert
Peter Manning, violin
Chandos 9631 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Symphony #2 (1859) a 55
Utah Symphony Orchestra / Thierry Fischer
Hyperion 68212 Buy now
4:25 pm Morton Gould: Spirituals, String Choir, Orchestra (1959)
London Symphony Orchestra / Kenneth Klein
Albany 202 Buy now
4:47 pm Bedrich Smetana: Moldau
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI/Angel 66227 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orch / John Mauceri
Philips 438867 Buy now
5:16 pm Leroy Anderson: Concerto, Piano C
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Telarc 80112 Buy now
5:37 pm Giacomo Puccini: Boheme: Selections
Rome Symphony Orchestra / Domenico Savino
MCA 9834 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Carl Nielsen: Maskarade: Overture
Andrew Davis
Virgin 91210 Buy now
6:07 pm Alberto Ginastera: Suite of Creole Dances
Gisele Ben-Dor
Naxos 570999 Buy now
6:17 pm Ariel Ramirez: Misa Criolla: Credo
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4860543 Buy now
6:21 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Vespers: Blessed is the Man
Stephen Cleobury
EMI 56752 Buy now
6:26 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Oboe d'Amore Concerto
Jaap ter Linden
Pauline Oostenrijk, oboe d'amore
Challenge 72506 Buy now
6:41 pm Aaron Copland: Music for Movies ("The City," "Our Town," "Of Mice and Men")
Elgar Howarth
London/Decca 1231 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Chamber Music Pittsburgh returned to concerts with audiences for their 2021-2022 season. The new season began on October 11, 2021 with Sphinx Virtuosi performing music of Florence Price, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Xavier Foley and more.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Family Matters: All in the Family - This week Bill features families of composers and their music-making kin, including many generations of the Bach family, Scarlatti family, plus Robert and Clara Schumann.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Bohuslav Martinu: Nonetto: 1st movement
Klavier 11135 Buy now
10:06 pm Gioacchino Rossini: L'assedio di Corinto (Siege of Corinth): Ballet Music
Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422843 Buy now
10:21 pm Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah
Linus 270642 Buy now
10:26 pm Frank Bridge: Berceuse
Eniko Magyar, viola
Naxos 572407 Buy now
10:30 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 95
Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5126 Buy now
10:51 pm Abbie Betinis: To the Evening Star
David N. Childs
Kara Kirkendoll Welch, flute
Naxos 572511 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Ivo Antognini: Lux Aeterna
SELF PROD 431 Buy now
11:06 pm Jennifer Higdon: Dance Card: Celestial Blue
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
11:14 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 7
Philips 416419 Buy now
11:27 pm Claude Debussy: Children's Corner: Serenade for the Doll
Vikingur Olafsson, piano
DG 3172201 Buy now
11:30 pm Mauro Giuliani: Serenata
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66012 Buy now
11:48 pm Antonio Vivaldi: L'Estro Armonico: Concerto No. 8 for Two Violins
Bernard Labadie
Nicole Trotier, violin
Dorian 90255 Buy now