Saturday Jan. 13, 2024
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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Tonu Korvits: Leaving Capri
Risto Joost
Ondine 1349 Buy now
12:06 am Elena Kats-Chernin: Bleached Memories
Naxos 579060 Buy now
12:18 am Maria Bach: Piano Quintet "Wolga"
Oliver Triendl, piano
Hanssler 21051 Buy now
12:50 am Anatol Liadov: The Enchanted Lake
Stephen Gunzenhauser
Naxos 550328 Buy now
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 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Marjan Mozetich: Postcards from the Sky: "Unfolding Sky"
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 Buy now
1:07 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 6
Andrew Davis
Teldec 73127 Buy now
1:40 am Cesar Franck: Prelude, Chorale and Fugue
Awadagin Pratt, piano
EMI 55025 Buy now
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 2 AM
2:01 am Gustav Holst: Indra
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 Buy now
2:19 am Mel Bonis: Berceuse (Lullaby)
Myriam Barbaux-Cohen, piano
Ars Produktion 38349 Buy now
2:25 am Peteris Vasks: Oboe Concerto
Andris Poga
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
Ondine 1355 Buy now
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 3 AM
3:01 am Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 10
London/Decca 466197 Buy now
3:35 am Constance Warren: Heather Hill
Douglas Bostock
CPO 555457 Buy now
3:42 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Sonata
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 61962 Buy now
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 4 AM
4:01 am Caroline Mallonee: Light Through Windows
Vox16 2018 Buy now
4:05 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet
A. Robert Johnson
NY Philomusica 42 Buy now
4:48 am Theresa Carreno: Berceuse
Antonio Oyarzabal, piano
4:52 am Frederick Delius: Summer Evening
Vernon Handley
Chandos 8330 Buy now
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 5 AM
5:01 am Traditional: Unst Bridal March
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10934 Buy now
5:06 am Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 8
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 420189 Buy now
5:17 am Eriks Esenvalds: Long Road
Erick Lichte
CLR 1611 Buy now
5:27 am George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Andres Orozco-Estrada
Pentatone 619 Buy now
5:48 am Frederic Chopin: Ballade No. 4
Khatia Buniatishvili, piano
Sony 97129 Buy now
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 6 AM
6:01 am Girolamo Frescobaldi: Toccata
Jian Wang, cello
DG 474236 Buy now
6:06 am Manuel de Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat: Suite
Fritz Reiner
RCA 62586 Buy now
6:19 am Traditional Zulu: Thula Baba
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 82237 Buy now
6:23 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 13
DG 423300 Buy now
6:40 am Traditional: Glory in the Meeting House
Jeannette Sorrell
Avie 2329 Buy now
6:44 am Richard Wagner: Tannhauser: Overture
Claudio Abbado
DG 985 Buy now
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 7 AM - 9 AM
Performance Today Weekend
with Fred Child
This two hour weekly program features classical music in concert from studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.
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 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Peter Dugan
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 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:07 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 1
Pinchas Zukerman
CBC 5230 Buy now
10:21 am Robert Schumann: Kreisleriana No. 2
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Orange Mountain 156 Buy now
10:33 am Louis Ballard: Devil's Promenade
John Jeter
Naxos 559923 Buy now
10:46 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Flute and Oboe Concerto
Janos Rolla
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 39772 Buy now
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 11 AM
11:01 am Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind: Tara Theme
John Williams
Philips 411037 Buy now
11:07 am Hugo Friedhofer: The Best Years of Our Lives: Theme
John Williams
Sony 62788 Buy now
11:11 am Miklos Rozsa: Lost Weekend: Love Theme
John Williams
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Sony 60773 Buy now
11:16 am Max Steiner: Johnny Belinda: Suite
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
11:23 am Johnny Green: Raintree County: Overture
Johnny Green
Rhino 72847 Buy now
11:28 am Jerry Bock: Fiddler on the Roof Potpourri
John Williams
Philips 438070 Buy now
11:37 am Jerry Goldsmith: Chinatown: Love Theme from Chinatown (End Title)
Jerry Goldsmith
Varese Sarabande 1129 Buy now
11:45 am Irving Berlin: There's No Business Like Show Business
John Williams
Philips 412132 Buy now
11:50 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: Main Theme
Rykodisc 10704 Buy now
11:51 am Ernest Gold: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World: The Big W
Rykodisc 10704 Buy now
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 12 PM - 5 PM
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of Pittsburgh Opera's upcoming production of "Iphigenie en Tauride" with artist interviews and musical excerpts.
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Puccini's "La Boheme"
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 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Andrew York: Sunburst
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 Buy now
5:07 pm John Williams: Empire of the Sun: Exsultate Justi
John Williams
Sony 45997 Buy now
5:13 pm Frederick Delius: A Song Before Sunrise
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557143 Buy now
5:20 pm Nathaniel Dett: Tropic Winter: Pompons and Fans
Clipper Erickson, piano
Navona 6013 Buy now
5:24 pm Florence Price: Dances in the Canebrakes: Tropical Noon
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
5:28 pm Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Symphony No. 1 "Night in the Tropics"
Maurice Abravanel
Vanguard 4051 Buy now
5:48 pm Josef Foerster: In the Mountains: Sunny Day
Hermann Baumer
Dabringhaus 6321493 Buy now
5:53 pm Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite: Sunrise
William Stromberg
Naxos 559147 Buy now
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 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Zhou Long: Words of the Sun
Teldec 24570 Buy now
6:06 pm Edward Elgar: Wand of Youth: Overture, Serenade, and Sun Dance
James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
6:13 pm George Frideric Handel: Samson: Let the Bright Seraphim
Raymond Leppard
Edita Gruberova, soprano
Sony 39061 Buy now
6:21 pm Ola Gjeilo: Daybreak
Ola Gjeilo, piano
London/Decca 4852955 Buy now
6:24 pm Jan Freidlin: Seven Landscapes: Sunny Glade
Alexey Botvinov, piano
DG 4863022 Buy now
6:27 pm John Williams: Far and Away: Suite
John Williams
DG 4861706 Buy now
6:36 pm Santos Cifuentes: Scherzo on Tropical Airs
Miguel Harth-Bedoya
Naxos 574266 Buy now
6:43 pm Paquito D'Rivera: Aires Tropicales: Son
Koch 7599 Buy now
6:49 pm Paquito D'Rivera: Aires Tropicales: Contradanza
Koch 7599 Buy now
6:51 pm Carlos Chavez: Horse-power Suite: El Tropico
Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
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 7 PM
7:01 pm Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Morning Mood
Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
7:07 pm Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra): Sunrise
Fritz Reiner
RCA 61567 Buy now
7:09 pm Pat Metheny: Road to the Sun: Parts 4-5
BMG Modern 63932 Buy now
7:21 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 63 "Sunrise"
DG 415867 Buy now
7:45 pm Carlos Simon: Warmth from Other Suns: Settle
Rising Sun 7 Buy now
7:49 pm Michael Torke: Bright Blue Music
David Zinman
Argo 452101 Buy now
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 8 PM - 10 PM
with Steve Seel
Ivan Fischer conducts the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in excerpts from Widmann's "Das Heisse Herz" and Mahler's Symphony No. 7.
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 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Nikos Skalkottas: The Sea: Nocturne (Calm)
Stefanos Tsialis
Naxos 574182 Buy now
10:06 pm Huw Watkins: Arietta
Elena Urioste, violin
Orchid 100173 Buy now
10:10 pm Girolamo Frescobaldi: Aria detta la Frescobalda
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67079 Buy now
10:17 pm Joel Thompson: Seven Last Words of the Unarmed
Eugene Rogers
SELF PROD Recording Buy now
10:34 pm Walter Piston: Symphony No. 4
Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3106 Buy now
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 11 PM
11:01 pm Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures: Birth of Venus
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80309 Buy now
11:06 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 3
DG 429189 Buy now
11:29 pm Justin Holland: Dearest Spot on Earth
Keith Calmes, guitar
APM Recording 20221 Buy now
11:33 pm Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 2 "Generations"
Paul Freeman
Cedille 66 Buy now
11:53 pm John Corigliano: Lullaby for Natalie
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Avie 2386 Buy now
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