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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Traditional: The Holly and the Ivy; Lo, how a Rose E'Er Blooming; I am so Glad each Christmas Eve
Michael Newman, guitar
Musical Heritage Society 515520 Buy now
12:06 am Arrigo Pedrollo: Oboe Concertino
Stuttgart Arcata Chamber Orchestra / Patrick Strub
Lajos Lencses, oboe
Hanssler 98467 Buy now
12:18 am Traditional English: Blessed be that maid Mary
Quadriga Consort
DHM 75722 Buy now
12:24 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 8 "Razumovsky No. 2"
Cremona Quartet
Audite 92681 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Heino Kaski: Prelude
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
1:06 am Christmas Music: A los Maytines; Aro que Nostre Seign'es Nat; March
Frank Wallace, guitar
Gyre 10092 Buy now
1:11 am Maurice Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
Martha Argerich, piano
Philips 456700 Buy now
1:35 am Miklos Rozsa: Tema con Variazioni (Theme with Variations)
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Robert McDuffie, violin
Telarc 80518 Buy now
1:48 am Christmas Music: Patapan; Twelfth Night Song; Away in a Manger; Carol of the Bells
Mormon Tabernacle Choir / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63303 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Jean Sibelius: Andante festivo
Sphinx Virtuosi / Damon Gupton
White Pine Music 227 Buy now
2:06 am Christmas Music: Ding Dong Merrily on High; The Colours of Christmas; Star Carol
Bach Choir / John Rutter
London/Decca 16092 Buy now
2:17 am Alexander Grechaninov: Symphony No. 1
Russian State Symphony Orchestra / Valery Polyansky
Chandos 9397 Buy now
2:51 am Traditional: Christmas Medley
Monteverdi Choir / John Eliot Gardiner
Philips 462050 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Traditional: O Little Town of Bethlehem; The Cherry Tree Carol
Telarc 80202 Buy now
3:06 am James Oswald: Serenata No. 5
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90291 Buy now
3:16 am Hector Angulo: Yoruban Songs of Cuba
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757 Buy now
3:30 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio: Shepherd's Music
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
DG 419414 Buy now
3:38 am Eduardo Toldra: String Quartet "For Art"
Andorra National Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5482 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Steven Amundson: Angel's Dance
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / John Morris Russell
Fanfare Cincinnati 1 Buy now
4:07 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 14
Piotr Anderszewski, piano
Warner 888558 Buy now
4:29 am Harold Darke: In the Bleak Midwinter
Rachel Van Voorhees, harp
Centaur 2209 Buy now
4:34 am Manuel de Falla: Seven Popular Spanish Songs: Nana (Lullaby)
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 97779 Buy now
4:36 am Traditional: The Boar's Head Carol
Robert Shaw Festival Singers / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80377 Buy now
4:38 am Richard Strauss: Die Frau ohne Schatten (Woman without a Shadow): Fantasy
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 83 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 1: Gavotte
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 Buy now
5:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Recorder Concerto
Erik Bosgraaf, recorder
Brilliant 93804 Buy now
5:15 am Traditional: Sussex Carol; Sans Day Carol; Here We Come A-Wassailing
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Martin Neary
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 60060 Buy now
5:25 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 24
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67554 Buy now
5:37 am Christmas Music: Three Carols for Harp
Emily Mitchell, harp
RCA 61836 Buy now
5:43 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig / Max Pommer
Capriccio 10042 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Traditional: Suite of Carols
Arturo Delmoni, violin
John Marks 12 Buy now
10:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Dresden State Orchestra / Hans Vonk
Capriccio 10071 Buy now
10:13 am Traditional: Tomorrow shall be my dancing day; Rejoice and be merry
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 133 Buy now
10:21 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 2
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra / Janos Rolla
Dale Clevenger, horn
Sony 44906 Buy now
10:37 am Traditional: Christmas Medley
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Sandra Simon, soprano
Koch 7582 Buy now
10:44 am Gustav Holst: A Moorside Suite
Dallas Wind Symphony / Howard Dunn
Reference 39 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring; Amazing Grace
John Bayless, piano
Koch 9610 Buy now
11:06 am John Playford: Well Hall
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90235 Buy now
11:11 am Traditional: Ding Dong Merrily on High; Jingle Bells
VocalEssence / Philip Brunelle
Clarion 939 Buy now
11:16 am Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Sinfonia Varsovia / Emmanuel Krivine
Sergey Khachatryan, violin
Naive 4959 Buy now
11:51 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
Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3017 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Adolphe Adam: O Holy Night
Northwest Sinfonia / Steven Mercurio
Carl Tanner, tenor
Bounty 17822 Buy now
12:06 pm Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks)
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 36721 Buy now
12:21 pm Edward Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80192 Buy now
12:27 pm Edward Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80192 Buy now
12:40 pm Cyril Mockridge: Miracle on 34th Street: Suite
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / David Newman
Telarc 88801 Buy now
12:51 pm George Frideric Handel: Flute Sonata
Frans Bruggen, flute
Sony 60100 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Traditional: Four German Carols
Berlin Philharmonic Brass
DG 413657 Buy now
1:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 9
Danish National Chamber Orchestra / Adam Fischer
Dacapo 220538 Buy now
1:16 pm Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Messe de Minuit pour Noel
Les Musiciens / Marc Minkowski
Mirella Giardelli, organ
Archiv 5271 Buy now
1:23 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
Amsterdam Guitar Trio
RCA 5466 Buy now
1:35 pm Traditional: El la don don; Riu riu chiu
Chanticleer 8803 Buy now
1:41 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for 2 Pianos
Hamburg Philharmonic / Christoph Eschenbach
Christoph Eschenbach, piano
DG 415655 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 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.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Gregor Joseph Werner: Shepherd's Music for Christmas
London Festival Orchestra / Ross Pople
Arte Nova 30506 Buy now
6:06 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 417541 Buy now
6:18 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Choral Variations on Vom Himmel hoch
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Philips 432092 Buy now
6:30 pm Edvard Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Sommerfugl (Butterfly)
English Chamber Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 61881 Buy now
6:32 pm Christmas Music: O Come, O Come Emmanuel; Good King Wenceslas;Silent Night;Joy t
Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Sony 7033 Buy now
6:40 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Teldec 44943 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts the orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and soloists in Handel's Messiah.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Holiday Celebration - All around the world, winter holidays are celebrated, and their music is wonderful to hear, regardless of which tradition you observe.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Traditional: O Little Town of Bethlehem; The Cherry Tree Carol
Telarc 80202 Buy now
10:06 pm Emmanuel Chabrier: Prelude Pastoral
Vienna Philharmonic / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 447751 Buy now
10:13 pm Jay Livingston: Silver Bells
The OK Factor
SELF PROD 438 Buy now
10:18 pm George Chadwick: Symphony No. 2
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9334 Buy now
10:54 pm James Whitbourn: Winter's Wait
Westminster Williamson Voices / James Jordan
Daryl Robinson, organ
Naxos 573715 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Olivier Messiaen: Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant-Jesus: Noel
Roland Pontinen, piano
Bis 1164 Buy now
11:06 pm John Tavener: The Lamb
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 907325 Buy now
11:10 pm Gerald Finzi: In Terra Pax
City of London Choir / Hilary Davan Wetton
Julia Doyle, soprano
Naxos 572102 Buy now
11:29 pm Conor O'Reilly: Dormi Jesu
New Dublin Voices / Bernie Sherlock
SELF PROD 441 Buy now
11:32 pm Alex Ryan: In the Bleak Midwinter
New Dublin Voices / Bernie Sherlock
SELF PROD 441 Buy now
11:36 pm Franz Gruber: Silent Night
American Contemporary Music Ensemble
Dorian 92216 Buy now
11:43 pm Rebecca Dale: Winter
London/Decca 25736 Buy now
11:49 pm Christopher Rouse: Karolju: Italian
BBC Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Sony 11561 Buy now

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