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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Giacomo Puccini: Edgar: Act I Prelude
Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 Buy now
12:06 am Charles Tomlinson Griffes: The Lake at Evening
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559164 Buy now
12:10 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 12
Audite 92681 Buy now
12:47 am Henri Dutilleux: Oboe Sonata
John Wilson
Juliana Koch, oboe
Chandos 5263 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Ron Goodwin: New Zealand Suite: Milford Sound
Ron Goodwin
Marco Polo 223518 Buy now
1:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Variations on "La bergere Celimene"
Alina Ibragimova, violin
Hyperion 68175 Buy now
1:24 am George Butterworth: A Shropshire Lad
Mark Elder
Halle 7503 Buy now
1:36 am Alexander Scriabin: Symphony No. 4 "Poem of Ecstasy" ("Le Poeme de l'Extase")
Pierre Boulez
DG 459647 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Joan Manen: Miniatures: Brecolada and Copla
Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5570 Buy now
2:06 am James Price Johnson: Harlem Symphony
Marin Alsop
MusicMasters 67140 Buy now
2:30 am Modest Mussorgsky: A Teardrop (Une larme)
Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3244 Buy now
2:34 am Felix Mendelssohn: String Quartet
Harmonia Mundi 907245 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Bill Whelan: Inishlacken: Evening Ceili
David Brophy
Zoe Conway, violin
RTE Lyric fm 155 Buy now
3:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 4
Liza Ferschtman, violin
RadioNederland 121 Buy now
3:25 am John Williams: JFK: Theme
Jerry Junkin
Reference 142 Buy now
3:32 am Antonio Jimenez Manjon: Basque Melody
Thibaut Garcia, guitar
Erato 95463 Buy now
3:41 am Richard Wagner: Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (Love Death)
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80379 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Claude Debussy: Estampes: Pagodas
Steven Osborne, piano
Hyperion 68161 Buy now
4:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 4
Jasmine Choi, flute
Sony 75349 Buy now
4:20 am Michael Kurth: May Cause Dizziness
Robert Spano
ASO Media 1011 Buy now
4:24 am Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
George Szell
Sony 63124 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Herbert Howells: Summer Idyls: Meadow-Rest
Matthew Schellhorn, piano
Naxos 571382 Buy now
5:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Cello Sonata
Anner Bylsma, cello
Sony 63190 Buy now
5:22 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile
Eiji Oue
Reference 99 Buy now
5:30 am Emil Hartmann: Serenade for Winds
Dabringhaus 3010416 Buy now
5:52 am Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring: Variations on a Shaker Melody
Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63082 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 Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto P16, M318 C RV 558
I Solisti Veneti / Claudio Scimone
Erato 55013 Buy now
6:17 am Carl Stamitz: Quartet, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello A 14
Virtuoses de l'Opéra (Paris) [Les Virtuoses de l'Opéra (Paris)]
ClarinetCl 30 Buy now
6:29 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony #87H.I:87(1785) A H.I:87
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 462111 Buy now
6:52 am Johann Strauss: Radetsky-Marsch (1848) 126
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Franz Welser-Most
Sony 544071 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Amilcare Ponchielli: Elegia
Orchestra Fil'a della Scala / Riccardo Muti
Sony 63025 Buy now
7:19 am Franz (Frantisek) Benda: Sonata, Violin, Continuo (1763) A Lee 3.107
Ensemble Sans Souci
Koch 6741 Buy now
7:31 am Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 4 F
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80698 Buy now
7:41 am Richard Strauss: Rosenkavalier: Waltz Sequence, #1 59
Seattle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3109 Buy now
7:55 am Claude Debussy: Masques, Piano(1904)
Barbara Nissman, piano
Three Oranges Recordings 20 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture F TWV 55:F4
Collegium Instrumentale Brugense / Patrick Peire
Brilliant 93416 Buy now
8:18 am Gustav Holst: Lyric Movement, Viola, Orchestra
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Braithwaite
Koch 7058 Buy now
8:30 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony #2: Mvt 1 (Allegro Non Troppo) 73
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1819-04 Buy now
8:47 am Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet, Strings, #2: Mvt 2(Adagio Con Lento)(1827) 13
Hausmusik London
Virgin 61809 Buy now
8:56 am Carl Maria von Weber: Momento Capriccioso
Stanley Hoogland, pianoforte
Sony 63191 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony #30 D K.202
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Sir Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80186 Buy now
9:29 am Daniel-Francois-Espirit Auber: Dieu Et La Bayadere: Ballet #5
Gothenburg Opera Orchestra / B. Tommy Andersson
Sterling 1039 Buy now
9:40 am Franz Lehar: Paganini: Selections
Musica Camerata Montreal
RadioCanad 1112 Buy now
9:54 am Alexander Glazunov: Serenade Espagnole 20/2
I Musici de Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 29897 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Richard Strauss: Sonatina No. 2 "Happy Workshop": 2nd movement
Edo de Waart
Philips 438733 Buy now
10:07 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Arabian Dance
Herbert von Karajan
DG 410026 Buy now
10:12 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite No. 3: Wade in the Water
Koch 7546 Buy now
10:15 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 7
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Orange Mountain 127 Buy now
10:30 am Gustav Holst: The Planets: Jupiter
Michael Stern
Reference 146 Buy now
10:39 am George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Mario Venzago
Challenge 72530 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Girolamo Frescobaldi: Canzon No. 3
Linn 581 Buy now
11:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Double Concerto
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Harmonia Mundi 902249 Buy now
11:16 am Enrique Soro: Fantastic Dance
Miguel Harth-Bedoya
Naxos 574266 Buy now
11:22 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 6
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 422517 Buy now
11:48 am Franz & Karl Doppler: Fantasy on Themes from Verdi's Rigoletto
DG 4811917 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 50: Minuet
Chandos 10971 Buy now
12:06 pm Henry Cowell: Saturday Night at the Firehouse
Lukas Foss
Pro Arte 102 Buy now
12:12 pm Traditional Chinese: Fisherman's Song by Moonlight
Xuefei Yang, guitar
London/Decca 4819139 Buy now
12:19 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Kurt Masur
Teldec 44943 Buy now
12:39 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
Neville Marriner
Philips 400076 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Claude Debussy: Salut Printemps
Jennah Delp Somers/Shane Troll
Dana Abbo, soprano
Innova 58 Buy now
1:06 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Suite
Telarc 80257 Buy now
1:11 pm William Alwyn: Suite of Scottish Dances
Gavin Sutherland
ASV 2116 Buy now
1:20 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Andrew Litton
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67501 Buy now
1:44 pm John Playford: Drive the Cold Winter Away
Hanssler 98411 Buy now
1:47 pm Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Oberlin 1304 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 Johann Georg (Heinrich) Backofen: Backofen - Concerto for 2 Clarinets and Orchestra
Kolner Rundfunk-Sinfonie / Urs Schneider
Franz Klein, clarinet
Koch 311001 Buy now
2:22 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony #7 d 70; B141
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic / Libor Pesek
Virgin 90756 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Selections= Levedinoye Ozero: Selections(Ballet Music) (1875-76) 20
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Teldec 90201 Buy now
3:33 pm Jr. Strauss: Fledemaus: Selections
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Carl Davis
Virgin 90716 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm John Rutter: Rutter - Suite for Strings
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
Rolf Wilson, violin
Decca 1821 Buy now
4:19 pm Gabriel Faure: Piano Quartet #2 g 45
Schubert Ensemble of London
ASV 6237 Buy now
4:54 pm Randall Thompson: Frostiana: Come in
Roberts Wesleyan College Chorale and Chamber Orch / Paul Shewan
Albany 783 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Claude Debussy: Claire de Lune
Takako Nishizaki, violin
Naxos 550306 Buy now
5:11 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto, Piano, String Orchestra(1822) a
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra / Janos Rolla
Cyprien Katsaris, piano (SIP ree uhn Kaht SAR ihs)
MusicalHer 512231 Buy now
5:44 pm Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Petite Suite De Concert(1910)
RTE Concert Orch., Dublin / Adrian Leaper
Marco Polo 223516 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm George Frideric Handel: Terpsichore: Chaconne
Jeannette Sorrell
Avie 2350 Buy now
6:07 pm Edward Elgar: The Queen's Hall
Donald Fraser
Avie 2391 Buy now
6:11 pm Max Richter: Sunlight
Kristjan Jarvi
DG 4860449 Buy now
6:16 pm Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80320 Buy now
6:32 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 5
Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80256 Buy now
6:40 pm Richard Strauss: Duet-Concertino
Esa-Pekka Salonen
Paul Meyer, clarinet
Sony 44702 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
WQED-FM gets you ready for the Pittsburgh Opera 21-22 Season opening production of The Magic Flute. Anna Singer is your host as we interview cast members and listen to musical excerpts from the opera.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Stephen Schultz walks us through his new CD of François Couperin's four Concerts Royaux.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Slipped Through the Cracks: Great, Little Known Symphonies from Late 19th Century - From the turn of the 20th century, we'll explore symphonies by English composer Arnold Bax and the Swedish composer Hugo Alfven and then sail across the pond to hear works from the New World.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Morten Lauridsen: Sure on this Shining Night
Craig Hella Johnson
Harmonia Mundi 907534 Buy now
10:06 pm Elfrida Andree: Piano Sonata
Oskar Ekberg, piano
Daphne 1047 Buy now
10:25 pm Hans Zimmer: The Da Vinci Code: Chevaliers de Sangreal
Kian Soltani, cello
DG 4860522 Buy now
10:31 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Bruno Weil
Sony 46695 Buy now
10:52 pm Frederick Delius: Summer Night on the River
Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Two Preludes
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 10870 Buy now
11:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Wind Quintet
Philips 472678 Buy now
11:19 pm Tan Dun: Eight Memories in Watercolor: Blue Nun
Tonar 11015 Buy now
11:22 pm Michael Torke: Sky
David Alan Miller
Tessa Lark, violin
Albany 1784 Buy now
11:48 pm John Adams: Harmonielehre: Meister Eckhardt and Quackie
Edo de Waart
Nonesuch 79453 Buy now