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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Traditional: Three German Carols
Dorian 90114 Buy now
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 4115 Buy now
12:24 am Hector Angulo: Yoruban Songs of Cuba
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757 Buy now
12:37 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
Vasily Petrenko
Avie 2188 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Emilio Pujol: Triquilandia/Seguidilla
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80633 Buy now
1:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Octet No. 4 (Notturno)
Jeanne Lamon
Sony 53121 Buy now
1:23 am Herbert Howells: A Spotless Rose
John Rutter
Nicholas Sears, baritone
Collegium 106 Buy now
1:26 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 6
Andrew Davis
Teldec 73127 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Otto Kotilainen: The sparrow on Christmas morning (Varpunen jouluaamuna)
Osmo Vanska
Bis 947 Buy now
2:06 am Ottorino Respighi: String Quartet
Klanglogo 1400 Buy now
2:38 am Francis Poulenc: Melancolie
Miki Aoki, piano
Profil 15023 Buy now
2:45 am Sergei Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky: The battle on the ice
Valery Gergiev
Olga Borodina, mezzo-soprano
Philips 473600 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am John Johnson: Good Night and Good Rest
Jakob Lindberg, lute
Bis 2082 Buy now
3:06 am Leos Janacek: Idyll for String Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79033 Buy now
3:33 am Nadia Boulanger: Three Pieces for Cello and Piano
Marina Thibeault, viola
Atma 2772 Buy now
3:41 am Traditional English: Blessed be that maid Mary
DHM 75722 Buy now
3:46 am Niels Gade: Fantasy Pieces
Seunghee Lee, clarinet
Musica Solis 52915 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Henriette Renie: Contemplation
Naoko Yoshino, harp
Philips 446064 Buy now
4:06 am Samuel Barber: Summer Music
Jeanne Baxtresser, flute
EMI 55400 Buy now
4:19 am John Rutter: Mary's Lullaby
John Rutter
London/Decca 425500 Buy now
4:23 am George Chadwick: Symphony No. 2
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9334 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 2 "Oriental"
Angela Hewitt, piano
CBC 1074 Buy now
5:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999175 Buy now
5:19 am Emilie Mayer: Notturno
CPO 555029 Buy now
5:28 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Bruno Weil
Sony 46695 Buy now
5:48 am Traditional: Fantasy on a Catalan Carol
Angel Romero, guitar
RCA 62683 Buy now
5:52 am Gustav Holst: Brook Green Suite
Norman Del Mar
EMI 47812 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 Michel Corrette: Symphony of Noels No. 5: 1st-4th movements
Rien Voskuilen
Columns 290412 Buy now
10:06 am Gustav Holst: The Perfect Fool Ballet Music
Michael Stern
Reference 146 Buy now
10:17 am Francisco Tarrega: Memories of the Alhambra
Dejan Ivanovic, guitar
Naxos 557038 Buy now
10:24 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Two Violins
Andrew Manze
Andrew Manze, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907155 Buy now
10:38 am Robert Schumann: Scenes from Childhood (Kinderszenen): Of Foreign Lands and People
Michael Chertock, piano
Telarc 80357 Buy now
10:41 am Amanda Rontgen-Maier: Violin Concerto
Andreas Stoehr
Gregory Maytan, violin
dB Productions 174 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Claudio Monteverdi: Zefiro torna
Jeremy Denk, piano
Nonesuch 563316 Buy now
11:06 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Piano Quintet: 2nd movement
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Azica 71336 Buy now
11:13 am Henry Purcell: Dioclesian Instrumental Music
Jeanne Lamon
Sony 66169 Buy now
11:27 am Carlos Salzedo: Short Fantasy on a Catalan Carol
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Sony 88463 Buy now
11:29 am Pablo de Sarasate: Basque Caprice
Maxim Vengerov, violin
Teldec 77351 Buy now
11:37 am Johann Christoph Pez: Concerto Pastorale
Giovanni Antonini
Teldec 46013 Buy now
11:56 am Traditional: While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks
Arturo Delmoni, violin
Listen 50001 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Oscar Merikanto: Summer Evening: Waltz
Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
12:06 pm Alexander Glazunov: Mazurka-oberek
Alexander Vedernikov
Chloe Hanslip, violin
Hyperion 67940 Buy now
12:16 pm Giuseppe Torelli: Concerto Grosso No. 6 "Christmas Concerto"
Giovanni Antonini
Teldec 46013 Buy now
12:24 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12
Maurizio Pollini
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 10994 Buy now
12:50 pm Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite: Berceuse
Jenny Lin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30043 Buy now
12:53 pm Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Saturday Night Waltz
Andrew Litton
Bis 2164 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste
DG 453908 Buy now
1:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 42: Sinfonia
William Lacey
Naxos 557965 Buy now
1:13 pm Abbey Lincoln: Rainbow
Lara Downes, piano
Sony 92079 Buy now
1:18 pm Michael Praetorius: Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming
DG 17474 Buy now
1:21 pm Jean Cras: Harp Quintet
Isabelle Moretti, harp
Valois 4739 Buy now
1:42 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica": 1st movement
Simon Rattle
Berlin Philharmonic 160091 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
Chanukah Celebration Across the Globe
Illuminate the Festival of Lights with this fascinating journey into the rich and varied melodic traditions of countries where Jews have lived and worshiped for centuries. This program includes Jewish music from Eastern Europe, the Mediterranean, the Balkans, Central Asia ...and Africa! You'll hear performances from top New York ensembles East of the River, Shashmaqam, and the Marty Levitt Klezmer Orchestra ¬Ė plus a recording of the astounding Jewish community of Putti Village, in Uganda.
 7 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 8 PM - 10 PM
PSO Live
with Jim Cunningham
A live broadcast of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from Heinz Hall. Manfred Honeck conducts Tchaikovsky¬'s Suite from The Nutcracker. James Ehnes plays the Barber Violin Concerto.
 10 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Jaime Laredo - violinist, conductor, chamber musician, and teacher. Jaime Laredo, a man of great warmth, intelligence, with a sense of humanity is celebrating his 80th year! Bill and the Exploring Music team visited Jaime and cellist Sharon Robinson, at their home in Vermont. This week features their Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio, and Jaime at the Marlboro Festival and also in piano quartets with Isaac Stern, Yo-Yo Ma, and Emanuel Ax.
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
11:01 pm Valentin Silvestrov: Postludium No. 4
Thomas Sanderling
Elisaveta Blumina, piano
Grand Piano 678 Buy now
11:06 pm David Lang: light moving
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
11:09 pm Reena Esmail: The Light Is the Same
Bright Shiny Things 1038 Buy now
11:20 pm Adolphe Adam: O Holy Night
Ayako Shinozaki, harp
Sony 94769 Buy now
11:24 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Andre Previn
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 447758 Buy now
11:52 pm Haydn Wood: Soliloquy
Ernest Tomlinson
Marco Polo 223605 Buy now