Wednesday Jan. 17, 2024
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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
12:01 am Cole Porter: Night and Day
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 56481 Buy now
12:06 am Traditional Irish: Down by the Salley Gardens
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10821 Buy now
12:10 am Alice Mary Smith: Symphony: 1st movement
Howard Shelley
Chandos 10283 Buy now
12:25 am Antonin Dvorak: String Sextet
Sarah Chang, violin
EMI 57243 Buy now
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 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johan Svendsen: Two Swedish Folk Tunes
Andrew Penny
Lydian 18132 Buy now
1:08 am Charlotte Sohy: Rustic Triptych
Mathilde Calderini, flute
La Boite a Pepites 1 Buy now
1:23 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 6
Richard Savino, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907026 Buy now
1:42 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80309 Buy now
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 2 AM
2:01 am Gabriel Faure: Pelleas and Melisande Suite
Zubin Mehta
Sony 45870 Buy now
2:18 am Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 15 "Raindrop"
Yundi Li, piano
DG 23755 Buy now
2:24 am Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 11 "Winter"
Mario Venzago
Tudor 787 Buy now
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 3 AM
3:01 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Nonet
Mary Ashley Barret, oboe
Centaur 2691 Buy now
3:28 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: 2nd movement
Claudio Abbado
DG 471502 Buy now
3:38 am Leo Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet
Sebastian Lang-Lessing
Renee Fleming, soprano
London/Decca 19033 Buy now
3:43 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Duet Sonata
Martha Argerich, piano
Teldec 91378 Buy now
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 4 AM
4:01 am Augusta Holmes: Ludus pro Patria: Night and Love
David Reiland
Bru Zane 2006 Buy now
4:09 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Manfred Honeck
Maria Duenas, violin
DG 4863512 Buy now
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 5 AM
5:01 am Camille Saint-Saens: Album Leaf
Boris Baev, oboe
Albany 1755 Buy now
5:06 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Prelude and Fugue No. 1
Jenny Lin, piano
Hanssler 98530 Buy now
5:12 am Christopher Gunning: Birdflight
Christopher Gunning
Signum 621 Buy now
5:26 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 64
Telarc 80415 Buy now
5:47 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Delos 3185 Buy now
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 6 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
6:05 am Carl Stamitz: Symphony In E-Flat Minor Kai 38 (1776) E-flat Kai 38
L'Arte del mondo / Werner Ehrhardt
cpo 777526 Buy now
6:25 am Gaetano Donizetti: Dom Sebastien, Roi De Portugal(Opera)(1843)
Philharmonia Orchestra / Antonio de Almeida
Philips 442553 Buy now
6:47 am Johann Sigismund Kusser: Overture De Theatre, #3 (1682)
Musica Aeterna Bratislava
Les Menus Plaisirs
K617 617032 Buy now
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 7 AM
7:05 am Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata, Keyboard P497;L467 (Allegro) e K.233/L.467/P.497
Orion Weiss, piano
Naxos 573222 Buy now
7:12 am Pietro Antonio Locatelli: Concerto "Da Camera" (1735)
Raglan Baroque Players / Elizabeth Wallfisch
Hyperion 67041 Buy now
7:28 am Edvard Grieg: Nordische Weisen(2), String Orchestra(1869; Orch. 1895; Also For Piano) 63
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra / Iona Brown
Virgin 45224 Buy now
7:39 am Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Charpentier - Viols Concert
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 1901244 Buy now
7:54 am Antonin Dvorak: Rusalka: Dance In The Ballroom 114; B203
Genuin 19652 Buy now
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 8 AM
8:05 am Drew Fennell: Hometown Miniatures, Band
River City Brass Band / Denis Colwell
Summit Rec 342 Buy now
8:14 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Two Harpsichords c BWV 1060
Suk Chamber Orchestra / Josef Vlach
Josef Suk, violin (YOH-sehf Suk as in took)
Supraphon 1074 Buy now
8:31 am Camille Saint-Saens: Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso (Violin, Orchestra) (1863) a 28
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Manfred Honeck
James Ehnes, violin
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 1920-05 Buy now
8:42 am Johann Baptist Vanhal: Symphony(Bryan C3)(?1760-2)
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia / Uwe Grodd
Naxos 554341 Buy now
8:54 am Elmer Bernstein: Magnificent Seven: Magnificent Seven
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80141 Buy now
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 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento Flutes, Trumpets, Timpani C K.187
Ensemble of Prague Trumpeters
Multisonic 310069 Buy now
9:17 am Ho Zhan Hao: Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Viktor Fedetov
Vanessa-Mae, violin
EMI/Angel 56483 Buy now
9:46 am Alberto Ginastera: Estancia Suite 8
US Marine Band / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 570727 Buy now
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 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 3 "In the Forest": 3rd movement
Urs Schneider
Marco Polo 223321 Buy now
10:06 am Robert Schumann: Scenes from Childhood: Of Foreign Lands and People
Nelson Freire, piano
London/Decca 1228 Buy now
10:10 am Johann StraussJr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Carlos Kleiber
Sony 45564 Buy now
10:22 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 62
Wei Luo, piano
London/Decca 30698 Buy now
10:44 am Jean Francaix: L'Heure du berger (The Shepherd's Hour)
Hyperion 67036 Buy now
10:52 am Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
George Szell
Sony 46286 Buy now
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 11 AM
11:00 am John Playford/Henry Purcell: Wallom Green/Curtain Tune
Bjarte Eike, violin
Rubicon 1017 Buy now
11:06 am Alexander Mackenzie: Britannia (A Nautical Overture)
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 10898 Buy now
11:14 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: String Symphony No. 6
Amandine Beyer
Harmonia Mundi 905321 Buy now
11:24 am Ottorino Respighi: The Birds
Neville Marriner
Philips 420485 Buy now
11:46 am Michael Abels: Winged Creatures
Allen Tinkham
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Cedille 187 Buy now
11:57 am Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 8 "Sixths"
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960 Buy now
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 12 PM
12:00 pm Ricardo Castro: Minuetto
Gustavo Rivero Weber
Naxos 573902 Buy now
12:06 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Polish Concerto (Concerto Polonois)
Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 435262 Buy now
12:14 pm Traditional Bulgarian: Bucimis (Folk Dance)
Avi Avital, mandolin
DG 19758 Buy now
12:19 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Grand Pas de Deux
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 425468 Buy now
12:32 pm Ethel Smyth: Double Concerto: 3rd movement
Odaline de la Martinez
Sophie Langdon, violin
Chandos 9449 Buy now
12:43 pm Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture
Bernard Haitink
Philips 432094 Buy now
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 1 PM
1:01 pm Giovanni Giuseppe Cambini: Wind Quintet No. 1: Rondo
Naxos 553410 Buy now
1:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Mixed Instruments
Richard Kapp
ESS.A.Y 1022 Buy now
1:19 pm Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Santtu-Matias Rouvali
Alpha 645 Buy now
1:51 pm Manuel Gomez Carrillo: Fiesta criolla
Gabriel Castagna
Chandos 10675 Buy now
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 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 Bartolomeo Campagnoli: Concerto, Violin, Orchestra
Orch. di Padova & del Veneto / Giancarlo Andretta
Francesco Manara, violin
Dynamic 214 Buy now
2:30 pm Prince of Pru Louis Ferdinand: Octet, Piano, Clarinet, Horns(2),Violas(2), Cellos(2)
Horst Göbel, piano
Thorofon 2088 Buy now
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 3 PM
3:01 pm George Gershwin: Porgy & Bess: Selections (1935)
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 60659 Buy now
3:22 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto, Keyboard, Orchestra H.Xviii:7 (-1766; Doubtful, Orig Attrib Wagenseil) XVIII:7
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie
Mikhail Pletnev, piano (plyet NYOFF (NOT nyeff))
Virgin 45196 Buy now
3:39 pm Antonin Dvorak: Sonatina, Violin, Piano (1893) G 100; B183
Ivan Zenaty, violin
Dorian 90171 Buy now
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 4 PM
4:05 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto, Strings, Continuo (P422, M177) c RV 119
Capella Savaria / Nicholas McGegan
Hungaroton 12547 Buy now
4:10 pm Edvard Grieg: Lyric Pieces, Piano, Bk. 8: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen (1896) 65/6
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano (Layf OO-vuh AHNDS-ness (OO not quite OH))
Virgin 91198 Buy now
4:18 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony #8 b D.759
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 0522-2 Buy now
4:45 pm Cecil Armstrong Gibbs: Suite, Strings(1958-59)
Guildhall String Ensemble / Robert Salter
Hyperion 67093 Buy now
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 5 PM
5:05 pm Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet f 11/4
Smithsonian Chamber Players
Deut Harmonia Mundi 77159 Buy now
5:27 pm Evencio Castellanos: Suite Avilena (1947)
Orch Sinfonica de Venezuela / Jan Wagner
Naxos 572681 Buy now
5:53 pm Maurice Ravel: Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte = Pavane For A Dead Princess (1899; Orch. By Ravel 1910)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 416495 Buy now
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 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:06 pm Percy Grainger: Molly on the Shore
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 7703 Buy now
6:10 pm Johann Neruda: Trumpet Concerto
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 16213 Buy now
6:26 pm Tina Davidson: Hymn of the Universe: Fold Your Wings, My Soul
Philip Brunelle
Tina James, English horn
Meyer Media LLC 2023 Buy now
6:36 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 3
Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5172 Buy now
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 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts John Adams' Short Ride in a Fast Machine and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7. PSO Concertmaster David McCarroll plays the Schumann Violin Concerto.
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 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Symphony, Part 12 - Join us as we span the globe in part twelve of our continuing exploration of the symphony. Dmitri Shostakovich will start us in the Soviet Union with Lou Harrison bringing us back to America, and along the way we'll visit many countries including England, Italy, France, Denmark, Sweden, Brazil, Bali, and India.
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 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Frederic Hand: Prayer
John Williams, guitar
Sony 62007 Buy now
10:07 pm Jessie Montgomery: Hymn for Everyone
Riccardo Muti
CSO Resound 9012301 Buy now
10:19 pm Cecilia McDowall: Y Deryn Pur (The Gentle Dove)
Peter Fisher
Peter Cigleris, clarinet
Somm 653 Buy now
10:27 pm Ulysses Kay: Fantasy Variations
Arthur Fagen
Naxos 559870 Buy now
10:47 pm Claude Debussy: Cello Sonata
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Pentatone 816 Buy now
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 11 PM
11:01 pm Aaron Jay Kernis: Concierto de "Dance Hits": Salsa Pasada
Aaron Jay Kernis
David Tanenbaum, guitar
Naxos 574298 Buy now
11:06 pm Judd Greenstein: Clearing, Dawn, Dance
New Amsterdam 32 Buy now
11:19 pm David Bruce: Caja de Musica
Bridget Kibbey, harp
Pentatone 7120 Buy now
11:32 pm Osvaldo Golijov: Lua Descolorida (Colorless Moon)
Robert Spano
Nadine Sierra, soprano
DG 28836 Buy now
11:40 pm Gabriela Montero: Sin Aire
Gabriela Montero, piano
EMI 41144 Buy now
11:45 pm Clarice Assad: Sin Fronteras
Mei-Ann Chen
Cedille 185 Buy now
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