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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Mark O'Connor: One Winter's Night
Mark O'Connor, violin
OMAC 16 Buy now
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 4
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 68271 Buy now
12:41 am Jennifer Higdon: O Magnum Mysterium (O Great Mystery)
Grant Llewellyn
Avie 2078 Buy now
12:50 am A.J. Potter: Fantasia Gaelach No. 1
Robert Houlihan
Marco Polo 225158 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am Peter Warlock: Bethlehem Down
MCA 5900 Buy now
1:07 am Augusta Holmes: Andromeda
Samuel Friedman
Marco Polo 223449 Buy now
1:23 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Michael Newman, guitar
Musical Heritage Society 515520 Buy now
1:27 am Gabriel Faure: Piano Quintet No. 1
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 62548 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride: Villager's Dance
Geoffrey Simon
Chandos 8412 Buy now
2:06 am John Rutter: Hymn to the Creator of Light
Graham Ross
Harmonia Mundi 907579 Buy now
2:15 am Bedrich Smetana: String Quartet No. 2
Supraphon 4172 Buy now
2:35 am Virgil Thomson: Cello Concerto
William Eddins
Yehuda Hanani, cello
Naxos 559344 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Alla Pavlova: Elegy
Vladimir Ziva
Andrei Korobeinikov, piano
Naxos 570369 Buy now
3:06 am Traditional English: Sussex Carol (On Christmas Night)
Daniel Hyde
KGS 60 Buy now
3:09 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1
Paavo Berglund
EMI 68643 Buy now
3:47 am Christmas Music: He is Born Emanuel; How Brightly Shines the Morning Star; Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming; Volta; God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Four Winds 3017 Buy now
3:55 am Edward Elgar: Chanson de Nuit
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 4850949 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Andrej Makor: O Magnum Mysterium
Desmond Earley
Eleanor Coleman, soprano
Signum 643 Buy now
4:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 17
Peter Serkin, piano
Pro Arte 247 Buy now
4:27 am Osvaldo Golijov: Azul
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Warner 87521 Buy now
4:55 am Traditional Spanish: Hacia Belen va una Burra Rin-Rin
Eric Jacobsen
Magos Herrera, vocals
Bright Shiny Things 159 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Claude Debussy: Estampes: Pagodas
Steven Osborne, piano
Hyperion 68161 Buy now
5:06 am Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 2
Malcolm Messiter, oboe
RCA 60224 Buy now
5:19 am Chris Marshall: Heartstrings
Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
5:25 am Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Concerto "Il riposo" (Christmas Concerto)
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8730 Buy now
5:35 am Robert Schumann: String Quartet No. 2
Pentatone 869 Buy now
 6 AM
with Angela Mariani
Tribute to Jeanne Lamon - Harmonia looks back on the career of Jeanne Lamon, Music Director Emerita of the baroque orchestra Tafelmusik. She passed away on June 20, 2021.
 7 AM - 11 AM
Sunday Baroque
Since the 1970s, organist, harpsichordist, conductor, and music scholar Trevor Pinnock has been a leader in the revival of interest in baroque music. He┬'s also been a pioneer in the use of ┬"period┬" instruments like the ones played during the baroque era. In celebration of his 75th birthday on December 16th, you┬'ll hear Trevor Pinnock leading the group he founded in the 70s, and some of his other recordings on Sunday Baroque this weekend.
 11 AM
Classical Music
with Lynn Warfel
11:01 am John Playford: Christmas Medley
Coviello 21012 Buy now
11:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Three Violins
Petra Mullejans, violin
Harmonia Mundi 902145 Buy now
11:23 am Agustin Barrios: Maxixe
Graham Anthony Devine, guitar
Naxos 574337 Buy now
11:27 am Franz Liszt: Christmas Tree Suite
Eteri Andjaparidze, piano
Naxos 553461 Buy now
11:39 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 28
Bridge 9326 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm George Butterworth: English Idyll No. 1
Mark Elder
Halle 7503 Buy now
12:06 pm Louis-Claude Daquin: Two Noels
Martin Neary
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 60060 Buy now
12:12 pm Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite: Rigaudon
Seiji Ozawa
London/Decca 4850592 Buy now
12:18 pm Traditional Polish: Lulajze, Jezuniu (Sleep, Baby Jesus)
Philipp Ahmann
Genuin 15381 Buy now
12:21 pm Frederic Chopin: Scherzo No. 1
Seong-Jin Cho, piano
DG 4860435 Buy now
12:32 pm Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari: Concertino
Robert Maxym
Omar Zoboli, English horn
Schwann 311113 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Anonymous: The Queen's Delight; Half hanniken
Harmonia Mundi 907180 Buy now
1:06 pm Igor Stravinsky: Scherzo fantastique
Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 448812 Buy now
1:18 pm Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Impromptu No. 2
Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano
London/Decca 4851683 Buy now
1:24 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Hodie: Ring Out, Ye Crystal Spheres
Richard Hickox
EMI 54128 Buy now
1:32 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 3
Naive 7085 Buy now
 2 PM
Classical Music
with Mindy Ratner
2:01 pm John Rutter: Donkey Carol
John Rutter
London/Decca 425500 Buy now
2:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 3
Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80450 Buy now
2:44 pm Traditional German: O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree)
Rossini Hayward, guitar
Naxos 574269 Buy now
2:47 pm Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Le Bananier (The Banana Tree)
Robert DeGaetano, piano
Crystonyx 1002 Buy now
2:51 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Violin and Oboe Concerto
Mary Utiger, violin
DHM 77367 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Bernard Andres: Les Petits Pas No. 1/O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Megan Metheney, harp
Greenharp 29753 Buy now
3:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 7
Adam Fischer
Dacapo 220537 Buy now
3:17 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Gavotte
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 910 Buy now
3:24 pm Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Buckaroo Holiday
Antal Dorati
London/Decca 1231 Buy now
3:34 pm Traditional: What is this Lovely Fragrance?
Brian Jones
Ross Wood, organ
London/Decca 430456 Buy now
3:39 pm Georges Bizet: Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants)
Michel Beroff, piano
EMI 55347 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Vittorio Monti: Csardas
Josef Sakonov, violin
London/Decca 444786 Buy now
4:06 pm Francesco Manfredini: Concerto No. 12 "Christmas Concerto"
Denon 78912 Buy now
4:17 pm Manuel Ponce: Prelude
William Kanengiser, guitar
GSP 1018 Buy now
4:21 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 99
Marc Minkowski
Naive 5176 Buy now
4:48 pm John Knowles Paine: Overture to Shakespeare's "As You Like It"
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559747 Buy now
 5 PM - 7 PM
Sunday at the Symphony
with the Boston Symphony Orchestra
We take the wayback machine to the first post-war festival at Tanglewood, and hear the repertoire performed that summer, including recordings made at Tanglewood in 1946 with Serge Koussevitzky conducting.
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart┬'s Symphony No. 31 and Haydn┬'s Mass in Tempore Belli with the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. Bertrand Chamayou plays the Ravel Piano Concerto for the Left Hand.
 9 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
9:01 pm Franz Gruber: Silent Night
Judith Clurman
Jamie Barton, mezzo-soprano
Dorian 70003 Buy now
9:07 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Pastorale
Simon Blendis, violin
Chandos 10465 Buy now
9:11 pm Andrea Gabrieli: Magnificat
Teldec 96515 Buy now
9:17 pm Carl Nielsen: Symphony No. 3 "Sinfonia Espansiva"
Alan Gilbert
Erin Morley, soprano
Dacapo 220623 Buy now
9:55 pm Cesar Franck: Panis Angelicus
Dennis Keene
Mark Kruczek, organ
Delos 3300 Buy now
 10 PM
WQED Organ Series
Nicolas Will performs music of Bach, Buxtehude, Liszt and Franck from this St. Paul Cathedral recital of July 12, 2020.
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
11:01 pm Otto Kotilainen: The sparrow on Christmas morning (Varpunen jouluaamuna)
Osmo Vanska
Bis 947 Buy now
11:06 pm Federico Mompou: Musica Callada (Silent Music): Book 3
Lilit Grigoryan, piano
Orchid 100178 Buy now
11:22 pm Max Reger: The word was made flesh
Uwe Gronostay
Harmonia Mundi 901794 Buy now
11:24 pm William Dawson: Negro Folk Symphony: Hope in the Night
Arthur Fagen
Naxos 559870 Buy now
11:38 pm Eric Ewazen: Quintet for English Horn and Strings: 2nd movement
Julie Ann Giacobassi, English horn
Fish Creek 102 Buy now
11:46 pm Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Hugh Wolff
Argo 448900 Buy now