Saturday Jan. 27, 2024
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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Florence Price: Fantasie Negre No. 4
Lara Downes, piano
Flipside 18 Buy now
12:06 am Ulysses Kay: Pieta
JoAnn Falletta
Anna Mattix, English horn
Beau Fleuve 998579 Buy now
12:15 am Adolphus Hailstork: Symphony No. 2
David Lockington
Naxos 559295 Buy now
12:53 am Ed Bland: Zone Blue
Judith Olson, piano
Cambria 1256 Buy now
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 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Henri Dutilleux: Oboe Sonata
John Wilson
Juliana Koch, oboe
Chandos 5263 Buy now
1:14 am Philip Lasser: Piano Concerto "The Circle and the Child"
Kristjan Jarvi
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Sony 3245 Buy now
1:43 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 6 "Tragic": Andante
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80444 Buy now
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 2 AM
2:01 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Cello Sonata
Enrico Dindo, cello
Naxos 573881 Buy now
2:20 am Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Poem for Flute and Orchestra
JoAnn Falletta
Carol Wincenc, flute
Naxos 559164 Buy now
2:31 am Franz Berwald: Symphony No. 2 "Sinfonie Capricieuse"
Roy Goodman
Hyperion 67081 Buy now
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 3 AM
3:01 am Sandor Kuti: Serenade No. 3
Cedille 189 Buy now
3:13 am Cecile Chaminade: Rigaudon
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66846 Buy now
3:17 am Erkki Melartin: Symphony No. 4 "Summer Symphony"
Leonid Grin
Pia Freund, soprano
Ondine 822 Buy now
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 4 AM
4:01 am Stephanie Curcio: Mischief
Gretchen Van Hoesen, harp
Lavender Harp 200 Buy now
4:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 19 "Dissonance"
Philips 422512 Buy now
4:38 am Federico Mompou: Intimate Impressions: Secreto
Antoinette van Zabner, piano
Gramola 99131 Buy now
4:40 am Claude Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Marina Piccinini, flute
ECM 2345 Buy now
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 5 AM
5:01 am Ludovico Einaudi: Luminous
Ludovico Einaudi, piano
5:06 am (Marie) Clemence de Grandval: Oboe Concerto
Andrey Boreyko
Lajos Lencses, oboe
Hanssler 98295 Buy now
5:23 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 2: Scherzo
Bridge 9505 Buy now
5:29 am Leonardo Leo: Cello Concerto
Jeanne Lamon
Christina Mahler, cello
Analekta 9815 Buy now
5:46 am Eugene d'Albert: Esther: Overture
Martyn Brabbins
Hyperion 67387 Buy now
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 6 AM
6:01 am Dusan Bogdanovic: Prisms: Desert Rose (Dance)
William Kanengiser, guitar
Foghorn 2023 Buy now
6:06 am Frederic Chopin: Polonaise No. 5 "Tragic"
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4785334 Buy now
6:18 am Peter Schickele: Oboe Concerto: Chant
Paul Freeman
Pamela Pecha, oboe
Carlton 652 Buy now
6:26 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Tafelmusik I: Concerto
Simon Standage
Chandos 580 Buy now
6:47 am Pablo de Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy
Zubin Mehta
Itzhak Perlman, violin
DG 423063 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
10:06 am Frode Fjellheim: Under the Arctic Moon
Christian Kluxen
Eldbjorg Hemsing, violin
Sony 93608 Buy now
10:10 am Hasan Ferid Alnar: Eight Piano Pieces: Moonlight through the Curtain
Beyza Yazgan, piano
Bridge 9549 Buy now
10:13 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 5 "Ghost": 3rd movement
Bridge 9505 Buy now
10:23 am Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 2
Thomas Dausgaard
Bis 1519 Buy now
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 11 AM
11:01 am Erich Korngold: The Prince and the Pauper
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 185 Buy now
11:07 am Erich Korngold: Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex Suite II: The Queen
Carl Davis
Bay Cities 3026 Buy now
11:22 am Max Steiner: King Kong: Suite
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
11:30 am Franz Waxman: Rebecca: Suite
John Scott
Denon 75470 Buy now
11:40 am Franz Waxman: Taras Bulba: The Ride to Dubno
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 708 Buy now
11:46 am Max Steiner: The Searchers: Suite
Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
11:54 am Max Steiner: A Summer Place
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80168 Buy now
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 12 PM
12:01 pm Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Overture
Johnny Green
Sony 89226 Buy now
12:06 pm Aaron Copland: Of Mice and Men: Barley Wagons
Elgar Howarth
London/Decca 1231 Buy now
12:09 pm Max Steiner: Now, Voyager: Suite
John Wilson
Chandos 5294 Buy now
12:26 pm Victor Young: My Foolish Heart
Marian McPartland, piano
MPR 201 Buy now
12:32 pm Victor Young: The Quiet Man: Suite
Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
12:44 pm Alfred Newman: The Robe
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 184 Buy now
12:53 pm Leonard Bernstein: On the Town: Times Square, 1944
Keith Lockhart
RCA 68786 Buy now
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 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Bizet's "Carmen"
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 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quintet
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 47230 Buy now
5:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo for Violin and Orchestra
Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 64 Buy now
5:13 pm Fritz Kreisler: Rondo (after Mozart)
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 54576 Buy now
5:22 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for Bassoon and Cello
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 422390 Buy now
5:34 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 4 "Mozartiana"
Neville Marriner
Capriccio 10200 Buy now
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 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Church Sonata No. 16
Helmut Winschermann
Daniel Chorzempa, organ
Philips 422521 Buy now
6:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Magic Flute: Ein Madchen oder Weibchen
Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Rolando Villazon, tenor
DG 31545 Buy now
6:11 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: 12 Variations on Mozart's "Ein Madchen oder Weibchen"
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 13935 Buy now
6:22 pm Robert Fobbes: Fantasy on Mozart's Magic Flute
Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 57814 Buy now
6:37 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 1
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 422517 Buy now
6:52 pm Arvo Part: Mozart-Adagio
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8731 Buy now
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 7 PM
7:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Cosi fan tutte: Overture
Mario Bernardi
CBC 5149 Buy now
7:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem: Recordare
Rene Jacobs
Sophie Karthauser, soprano
Harmonia Mundi 902291 Buy now
7:13 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Musical Joke (Ein musikalischer Spass)
Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907280 Buy now
7:38 pm Franz Liszt: Reminiscences de Don Juan
George Li, piano
Warner 79575 Buy now
7:54 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for glass harmonica
Bruno Hoffmann, glass harmonica
Vox 8174 Buy now
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 8 PM - 10 PM
with Steve Seel
Eva Ollikainen conducts the Iceland Symphony Orchestra in Wagner's Prelude to "Parsifal" and Thorvaldsdottir's AION Symphony. Kian Soltani plays the Elgar Cello Concerto.
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 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Huw Watkins: Spring
Krysia Osostowicz, violin
Somm 181 Buy now
10:06 pm Ruth Gipps: Song for Orchestra
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 20078 Buy now
10:14 pm Ross Edwards: Arafura Dances: Arafura Arioso
Paul Daniel
John Williams, guitar
JCW 3 Buy now
10:23 pm Gabriel Faure: Piano Quintet No. 1
Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
EMI 62548 Buy now
10:55 pm Gabriel Faure: Ave verum corpus
Edward Higginbottom
Erato 21659 Buy now
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 11 PM
11:01 pm Heinrich Biber: Court Sonata No. 2
Chandos 591 Buy now
11:06 pm Gideon Klein: Partita for Strings
Christoph Eschenbach
Ondine 1072 Buy now
11:25 pm Frederick Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Vernon Handley
Chandos 8330 Buy now
11:32 pm Galina Grigorjeva: Svjakti: Spring is Coming
Paul Hillier
Ondine 1245 Buy now
11:37 pm Heitor Villa-Lobos: Cello Concerto No. 1
Isaac Karabtchevsky
Antonio Meneses, cello
Naxos 574531 Buy now
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