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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Dobrinka Tabakova: Jubilate Deo
Christopher Gray
Joseph Wicks, organ
Regent 530 Buy now
12:06 am Jessie Montgomery: Starburst
Azica 71302 Buy now
12:11 am Terry Riley: Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector
Gramavision 187014 Buy now
12:22 am Stephen Scott: Aurora ficta
Navona 5937 Buy now
12:37 am Colin McPhee: Tabuh-Tabuhan, Toccata for Orchestra
Howard Hanson
Mercury 434310 Buy now
12:53 am Tina Davidson: Blue Curve of the Earth
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 19103 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 5: Gavottes
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 47191 Buy now
1:21 am Franz Liszt: Christmas Tree Suite: The shepherds at the manger
Roland Pontinen, piano
Bis 1164 Buy now
1:26 am Kurt Atterberg: Ballad Without Words
Jun'ichi Hirokami
Bis 553 Buy now
1:46 am Stefania de Kenessey: Shades of Darkness: Midnight Blue
North/South 1023 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Engelbert Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel: Dream Pantomime
Skitch Henderson
EMI 54891 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Schubert: Fantasie for Piano Four-Hands
Leon Fleisher, piano
Sony 64162 Buy now
2:27 am Graham Lack: This Ember Night
Barnaby Smith
VCM 121 Buy now
2:35 am Antonin Dvorak: Rusalka Fantasy
Manfred Honeck
Reference 720 Buy now
2:55 am Franz Gruber: Silent Night
Discovery 107 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Jennifer Higdon: String Poetic: Nocturne
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 103 Buy now
3:06 am Julius Rontgen: Serenade
David Porcelijn
CPO 777120 Buy now
3:27 am Alphonse Hasselmans: Conte de Noel
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Sony 88463 Buy now
3:34 am Reynaldo Hahn: String Quartet
Naive 4848 Buy now
3:58 am Carlos Salzedo: Short Fantasy on a Noel Provencal
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Sony 88463 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Edward Elgar: Night Song
Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8371 Buy now
4:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8502 Buy now
4:23 am Karl Jenkins: Lullay
Stephen Layton
DG 4793232 Buy now
4:28 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Claudio Abbado
Sabine Meyer, basset clarinet
EMI 57128 Buy now
4:56 am Traditional Icelandic: Sleep for Mama (Icelandic Folk Song)
Vikingur Olafsson, piano
DG 4861506 Buy now
 5 AM
5:00 am Alexander Glazunov: Novelette (Interlude in Olden Style)
Dabringhaus 6031239 Buy now
5:06 am Hector Berlioz: Reverie and Caprice
Yoav Talmi
Analekta 3151 Buy now
5:15 am Charles Gounod: Ave Maria
Naxos 554714 Buy now
5:24 am Ferdinando Carulli: Guitar Concerto
Iona Brown
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 426263 Buy now
5:42 am Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Koch 7748 Buy now
5:47 am George Walker: Folk Songs for Orchestra
Edwin London
Albany 270 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 Luigi Boccherini: Symphony Op.21/5 (1775) 21/5
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Deut Harmonia Mundi 7867 Buy now
6:23 am Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso (Violins (2), Cello, Strings, Continuo) (1714) F 6/2
St Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
Decca 440376 Buy now
6:33 am Patric Stanford: Christmas Carol Symphony
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Gavin Sutherland
Naxos 557099 Buy now
6:54 am Joseph Myslivecek: Quintet, Winds, #2 (Ob(2), Hn(2), Bn) G
L'Orfeo Wind Ensemble
CPO 777377 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Carl Maria von Weber: Freischutz: Overture= Free Shot: Overturedair Fry-Shoo(Ee)Tz (1817-21)
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 62698 Buy now
7:14 am Albert Roussel: Divertissement, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet,..Bassoon, Horn, Piano
Pascal Rogé, piano (PAS kihl ROH zhay)
Decca 425861 Buy now
7:23 am Howard Hanson: Merry Mount: Suite
Seattle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Naxos 559702 Buy now
7:41 am George Frideric Handel: Messiah: Hallelujah (1741; Text: Revelation) HWV56
Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3022 Buy now
7:46 am Johann ChristophFriedrich Bach: Symphony Hw I/1 F
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Dennis Russell Davies
MusicMaste 7062 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Camille Saint-Saens: Africa g 89
Hallé Orchestra / Paul Murphy
Angela Brownridge, piano
ASV 262 Buy now
8:16 am Various: Hark! Herald/Away Manger/Little Drummer/We Wish You
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy
Philadelphia Chorus
RCA 6430 Buy now
8:29 am Sir Edward Elgar: Concerto, Cello, Orchestra: Mvt 4 (Rondo; Allegro) e 85
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Anne Martindale Williams, cello
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9610-1 Buy now
8:42 am Ulrich Sommerlatte: Sommerlatte - Venetian Suite
Thüringen Philharmonic, Suhl / Olaf Koch
Koch 1319 Buy now
8:56 am Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance, #5(Allegro)(1852-69; Originally For Piano(4 Hands)) f-Sharp
Salon Orchestra of Cologne
RCA 69295 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: SYMPHONY #43 (EARLY SYMPHONY) K.42A F K. 76
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 45713 Buy now
9:18 am Francois Couperin: Nations: Espagnole= Nations: Spaniardlay Nah-Syo(N): Leh-Spa-Nyohl
European Baroque Soloists
Wolfgang Schulz, flute (VOLF gahng SHULZ)
Denon 4408 Buy now
9:45 am Various: Christmas Carols: Selections (Medley) Suite Iii
RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra / Robert Shaw
Robert Arnold, organ
RCA 68805 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Claude Champagne: Village Dance
Yoav Talmi
Analekta 3156 Buy now
10:06 am Gabriel Faure: Masques and Bergamasques
DG 449186 Buy now
10:21 am Traditional Spanish: Hacia Belen va una Burra Rin-Rin
Eric Jacobsen
Magos Herrera, vocals
Bright Shiny Things 159 Buy now
10:26 am Nathaniel Dett: In The Bottoms Suite
William Chapman Nyaho, piano
MSR 1091 Buy now
10:44 am John Harbison: Little Fantasy on "The Twelve Days of Christmas"
Bonneville 196 Buy now
10:48 am Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture
Georg Solti
London/Decca 414488 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Gioacchino Rossini: Bassoon Concerto: Rondo
Janne Nisonen
Jaakko Luoma, bassoon
Ondine 1324 Buy now
11:06 am George Frideric Handel: Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 410553 Buy now
11:10 am Alejandro Tobar: Kalamary
Miguel Harth-Bedoya
Naxos 574266 Buy now
11:20 am Georg Anton Benda: Symphony No. 9
Christian Benda
Naxos 553409 Buy now
11:34 am Laura Netzel: Suite for Violin and String Orchestra
Malin Broman
Malin Broman, violin
DB Productions 200 Buy now
11:50 am Elizabeth Poston: Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
John Rutter
Collegium 107 Buy now
11:53 am Frank Bridge: Sir Roger de Coverley (A Christmas Dance)
William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna": 3rd movement
Herbert von Karajan
DG 423375 Buy now
12:06 pm Traditional French: French Carol Medley
SELF PROD 425 Buy now
12:13 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1
Michael Tilson Thomas
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 61677 Buy now
12:50 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Omphale's Spinning Wheel
Marc Soustrot
Naxos 573139 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 50: Minuet
Dabringhaus 3071723 Buy now
1:06 pm Alessandro Marcello: Oboe Concerto
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 420189 Buy now
1:18 pm Carlos Salzedo: Paraphrase on "O Little Town of Bethlehem"
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Sony 88463 Buy now
1:22 pm Anne-Louise Brillon de Jouy: Piano Sonata No. 2
Nicolas Horvath, piano
Grand Piano 872 Buy now
1:31 pm Victor Herbert: March of the Toys
Arthur Fiedler
RCA 6428 Buy now
1:35 pm Robert Schumann: Carnaval
Eiji Oue
Reference 79 Buy now
1:47 pm Johann Strauss, Jr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Riccardo Muti
Sony 77002 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 Edvard Grieg: Lyric Suite 54
London Symphony Orchestra / Per Dreier
Unicorn 2005 Buy now
2:28 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Mose in Egitto: Dance Music
Monte Carlo Natl Opera Orch / Antonio de Almeida
Philips 422843 Buy now
2:51 pm John Rutter: New Year
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
Collegium 133 Buy now
2:55 pm John Rutter: I Wish You Christmas
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
Collegium 133 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Concerto #1 f 73
Staatskapelle Dresden / Herbert Blomstedt
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI/Angel 67989 Buy now
3:23 pm Reinhold Gliere: Concerto, Harp, Orchestra (1938) 74
Bayerischen Rundfunks Sym Orch / Lawrence Reynes
Emmanuel Ceysson, harp
BR Klassik 900106 Buy now
3:49 pm Jules Massenet: Cendrillon: Suite
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orch. / Kenneth Jean
Marco Polo 223354 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Richard Lloyd: Drop Down Ye Heavens(Advent Carol)(1976)
St. John's College Choir / Christopher Robinson
Nimbus 5414 Buy now
4:12 pm Per August Olander: Symphony (1868?)
Vasteras Symphony Orchestra / Harry Damgaard
Sterling 1005 Buy now
Raglan Baroque Players / Nicholas Kraemer
Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin
Hyperion 66721 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Pablo Casals: CANT DEL OCELLS, STR / (VC,P), CELLOS = SONG OF THE BIRDS (1972
Apollo's Fire / Jeannette Sorrell
Koch 7582 Buy now
5:12 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Concert Fantasia for Piano and Orchestra G 56
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Stephen Hough, piano (Huff)
Hyperion 67711 Buy now
5:42 pm Cesar Cui: Suite "In Modo Populari"
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orch. / Kenneth Schermerhorn
Marco Polo 220308 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Arthur Bliss: Orchestral Study No. 3
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 Buy now
6:06 pm John Marsh: Symphony No. 8
Matthias Bamert
Chandos 10458 Buy now
6:17 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 2: Prelude
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 4852085 Buy now
6:23 pm Philip Lane: Overture on French Carols
Gavin Sutherland
Dutton 7151 Buy now
6:29 pm Charles Gounod: Petite Symphony
Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 Buy now
6:50 pm Adolphus Hailstork: Three Spirituals
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559722 Buy now
 7 PM - 10 PM
River City Brass Christmas Brasstacular
A live broadcast of the River City Brass Christmas Brasstacular, live from Carnegie Music Hall.
 10 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Music of Poland - Come exploring with Bill the history of Poland through the eyes of her best composers, including the likes of Frédéric Chopin, Maria Szymanowska, and Krzysztof Penderecki. Symphonies, polonaises, mazurkas – this week is devoted to the beautiful and fascinating music from the creative people of Poland!
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
11:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Album Leaf
Boris Baev, oboe
Albany 1755 Buy now
11:06 pm Bedrich Smetana: String Quartet No. 1 "From My Life"
Supraphon 4172 Buy now
11:37 pm Gustav Holst: In the Bleak Midwinter
Eric Jacobsen
Bright Shiny Things 159 Buy now
11:41 pm Errollyn Wallen: Chorale
Signum 662 Buy now
11:47 pm Noam Sivan: Improvisations on Bach's "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring"
Yael Weiss, piano
Koch 7651 Buy now