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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Gavin Bryars: It Never Rains
Rick Cox, electric guitar
Cold Blue 36 Buy now
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ (I Call to Thee, Lord Jesus Christ)
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Nonesuch 558933 Buy now
12:10 am Lou Harrison: Pipa Concerto: Troika
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Miguel Harth-Bedoya
Wu Man, pipa
CSO Resound 901801 Buy now
12:13 am Vincent Segal: Histoire de Molly
Ballake Sissoko, kora
Six Degrees 1171 Buy now
12:19 am Foday Musa Suso: Sunset (Tilliboyo)
Kronos Quartet
Nonesuch 79275 Buy now
12:26 am Stephen Scott: Afternoon of a Fire
The Bowed Piano Ensemble
Saraiya Ruano, Native American flute
Navona 5937 Buy now
12:35 am Nico Muhly: Seeing is Believing
Aurora Orchestra / Nicholas Collon
Thomas Gould, electric violin
London/Decca 4782731 Buy now
12:44 am Nico Muhly: Seeing is Believing
Aurora Orchestra / Nicholas Collon
Thomas Gould, electric violin
London/Decca 4782731 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Aminollah Hossein: Mosaics: Scenes from Summer
Tara Kamangar, piano
Delos 3471 Buy now
1:06 am Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Quintet
Carlos Gustavo Duarte, clarinet
European Broadcasting Union Recording Buy now
1:44 am Traditional German: O Christmas Tree
Eva Beneke, guitar
GSI 98010 Buy now
1:48 am James Aikman: Ania's Song: A Pavane for String Orchestra
Saint Petersburg Symphony Orchestra / Vladimir Lande
Naxos 559720 Buy now
1:49 am James Aikman: Ania's Song: A Pavane for String Orchestra
Saint Petersburg Symphony Orchestra / Vladimir Lande
Naxos 559720 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Lou Harrison: Elegy, to Calvin Simmons
California Symphony / Barry Jekowsky
Argo 455590 Buy now
2:07 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 6 "Tragic": Andante
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 47581 Buy now
2:23 am Traditional: Four German Carols
Berlin Philharmonic Brass
DG 413657 Buy now
2:28 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 4
Sergey Schepkin, piano
Steinway & Sons 30062 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Robert Hunt: Ave Maria mater dei
Blue Heron / Scott Metcalfe
Blue Heron 1007 Buy now
3:06 am Johann Albrechtsberger: Harp Concerto
Kuentz Chamber Orchestra / Paul Kuentz
Nicanor Zabaleta, harp
DG 439693 Buy now
3:25 am Mikola Leontovich: Carol of the Bells
Imani Winds
Koch 7748 Buy now
3:30 am Emil Mlynarski: Violin Concerto No. 2
Polish Chamber Orchestra / Jacek Kaspszyk
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 79934 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Frank Bridge: Lament
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
4:06 am Alexander Glazunov: Concerto for Saxophone
Russian National Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Marc Chisson, saxophone
Warner 67946 Buy now
4:20 am Marco Uccellini: Courante No. 4
Nigel North, baroque guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907196 Buy now
4:22 am Christmas Music: Wexford Carol; Murztaler Engelruf; 12 Days of Christmas
Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3017 Buy now
4:31 am Alexander Scriabin: Piano Concerto
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Roland Pontinen, piano
Bis 475 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Henriette Renie: Contemplation
Naoko Yoshino, harp
Philips 446064 Buy now
5:06 am John Rutter: Hymn to the Creator of Light
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge / Graham Ross
Harmonia Mundi 907579 Buy now
5:14 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
New Queen's Hall Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Argo 440116 Buy now
5:29 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 65
Tafelmusik / Bruno Weil
Sony 53985 Buy now
5:48 am Alberto Williams: Concert Overture No. 1
Wurttemberg Philharmonic Reutlingen / Gabriel Castagna
Chandos 10675 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 Carl Friedrich Abel: Overture No. 5: Andante
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
10:06 am Aaron Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
London Symphony Orchestra / Aaron Copland
Sony 42430 Buy now
10:09 am Otto Nicolai: Christmas Overture
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Virgin 91079 Buy now
10:22 am Gustav Holst: Second Suite
Dallas Wind Symphony / Howard Dunn
Reference 39 Buy now
10:35 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko
Simon Trpceski, piano
Avie 2191 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Bengt Hallberg: Blacksmith's Tune
Scandinavian Brass Ensemble / Jorma Panula
Bis 265 Buy now
11:06 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 10
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 410899 Buy now
11:21 am Traditional English: I Saw Three Ships
Kirk Elliott
Pipistrelle 2016 Buy now
11:25 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3: Air on the G String
Double Sens
Nemanja Radulovic, violin
DG 4795933 Buy now
11:30 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "Great": 1st movement
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Schippers
Vox 5140 Buy now
11:46 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 16
Misha Dichter, piano
Musical Heritage Society 5379317 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Tarquinio Merula: Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641 Buy now
12:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 5
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Vaclav Neumann
Supraphon 7491 Buy now
12:10 pm Carl Busch: Four North American Legends: Omaha Indian Love Song
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
12:18 pm Traditional: "A Mozart Christmas"
Hampton String Quartet
RCA 5625 Buy now
12:31 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 101 "The Clock"
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80311 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm John Lunn: Downton Abbey: Elopement
Chamber Orchestra of London / Alastair King
John Lunn, piano
London/Decca 24411 Buy now
1:06 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Mlada: Procession of the Nobles
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60700 Buy now
1:11 pm John Playford: Christmas Medley
The Playfords
Coviello 21012 Buy now
1:17 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Cafe Zimmermann
Celine Frisch, harpsichord
Alpha 13 Buy now
1:39 pm Darius Milhaud: Bull on the Roof (Le boeuf sur le toit)
French National Orchestra / Leonard Bernstein
EMI 47845 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 Jean-Philippe Rameau: Dardanus: Overture
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 420240 Buy now
6:06 pm Leon Minkus: Don Quixote: Grand Pas de Deux
London Symphony Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 433862 Buy now
6:15 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 "Choral": 2nd movement
Vienna Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 57445 Buy now
6:29 pm George Frideric Handel: Messiah: Lift up your heads
Academy of Ancient Music / Stephen Cleobury
EMI 68156 Buy now
6:33 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Mandolins
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
James Tyler, mandolin
Archiv 415674 Buy now
6:44 pm Robert Schumann: Arabesque
Jonathan Biss, piano
EMI 65391 Buy now
6:51 pm Niels Gade: Symphony No. 7: Finale
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 355 Buy now
 7 PM - 10 PM
7:01 pm Aaron Copland: The Red Pony Suite: The Gift
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61699 Buy now
7:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 16
North German Radio Symphony / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 437506 Buy now
7:09 pm Engelbert Humperdinck: String Quartet: 2nd movement
Leipzig String Quartet
Dabringhaus 3071495 Buy now
7:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 31 "Paris"
London Mozart Players / Jane Glover
ASV 647 Buy now
River City Brass Holiday Brasstacular
A live broadcast of the River City Brass Holiday concert live from Carnegie Music Hall.
 10 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Invitation to the Dance, Part III - This third installment of our series on dance music will center on the charmed life of George Balanchine, the chief choreographer of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes.
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
11:01 pm Andrea Luchesi: Piano Sonata
Roberto Plano, piano
Concerto 2069 Buy now
11:06 pm Erkki Salmenhaara: Adagietto for Orchestra
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ralf Sjoblom
YLE 9704 Buy now
11:13 pm Antonin Dvorak: Czech Suite
Padua Chamber Orchestra / David Golub
Arabesque 6697 Buy now
11:39 pm Erich Korngold: The Snowman: Prelude and Serenade
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Michael Ludwig, violin
SELF PROD 266 Buy now
11:44 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Trio "Elegiaque" No. 1
Trio Solisti
Bridge 9465 Buy now

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