Saturday Jan. 6, 2024
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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Ludovico Einaudi: Out of the Night
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8738 Buy now
12:06 am Tuomas Kantelinen: The Snow Queen: Pas de Deux
Tuomas Kantelinen
Ondine 1231 Buy now
12:14 am Angel Lam: Little Snow
Bokyung Byun, guitar
Naxos 574433 Buy now
12:22 am Brian Eno: The Chill Air
Bruce Brubaker, piano
InFine 926442 Buy now
12:26 am Jacob Shea: The Arctic Suite
Christian Kluxen
Eldbjorg Hemsing, violin
Sony 93608 Buy now
12:46 am Amilcare Ponchielli: Elegy
Riccardo Muti
Sony 63025 Buy now
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 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 28
Colin Davis
Philips 426236 Buy now
1:22 am Reynaldo Hahn: String Quartet
Naive 4848 Buy now
1:46 am Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Roma Suite
Adrian Leaper
Marco Polo 223516 Buy now
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 2 AM
2:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Oboe Concerto
Douglas Boyd, oboe
DG 429225 Buy now
2:22 am Franz Krommer: Wind Octet
EMI 54383 Buy now
2:39 am Richard Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Christian Thielemann
DG 469008 Buy now
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 3 AM
3:01 am Robert Schumann: Fantasie
Kurt Masur
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 457075 Buy now
3:16 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: String Symphony No. 5
Amandine Beyer
Harmonia Mundi 905321 Buy now
3:26 am Felix Mendelssohn: Octet
Philips 420400 Buy now
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 4 AM
4:01 am Xuefei Yang: Xinjiang Fantasy
Xuefei Yang, guitar
London/Decca 4858195 Buy now
4:06 am Vincent D'Indy: Suite in the Ancient Style
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 5157 Buy now
4:25 am Robert Fuchs: Serenade No. 2
Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572222 Buy now
4:41 am Edward Elgar: Wand of Youth Suite No. 2
James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
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 5 AM
5:01 am Percy Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry
Jerry Junkin
Reference 117 Buy now
5:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Sonatina
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 449820 Buy now
5:24 am Johan Halvorsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 2
Ole Kristian Ruud
Simax 1085 Buy now
5:38 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty: Grand Pas de Deux
Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 425468 Buy now
5:51 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 42: Sinfonia
William Lacey
Naxos 557965 Buy now
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 6 AM
6:01 am Cecile Chaminade: Tarantella
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66706 Buy now
6:06 am Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
DG 429738 Buy now
6:18 am Charles Trenet: En avril a Paris
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 4852082 Buy now
6:23 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 22 "Philosopher"
Adam Fischer
Nimbus 5392 Buy now
6:41 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 425857 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
A teenage mezzo-soprano sings from Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma and shares a little of her Hawaiian background. We also meet a fantastic 13-year-old pianist who performs Chopin and an ambitious violist from Texas. Plus two young violinists tackle Bach and Wieniawski.
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 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am William Grant Still: Panamanian Dances
Isaiah Jackson
Koch 7154 Buy now
10:21 am Leos Janacek: Lachian Dances
Ondrej Lenard
Naxos 550411 Buy now
10:42 am Francois Couperin: Mysterious Barricades
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
Sony 22942 Buy now
10:47 am Modest Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain
Andre Previn
Philips 416382 Buy now
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 11 AM
11:01 am Klaus Badelt: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl: selections
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 Buy now
11:07 am Arthur Sullivan: Pirates of Penzance: Overture
Alexander Faris
Nimbus 5066 Buy now
11:15 am Robert Farnon: Captain Horatio Hornblower Suite: Polwheal
David Towse
Reference 47 Buy now
11:17 am Klaus Badelt: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl: He's a Pirate
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8743 Buy now
11:21 am Hans Zimmer: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest: selections
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 Buy now
11:29 am Basil Poledouris: The Hunt for Red October: Hymn to Red October
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80342 Buy now
11:34 am Iva Davies/Christopher Gordon/Richard Tognetti: Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
Christopher Gordon
London/Decca 1574 Buy now
11:44 am Franz Waxman: Captains Courageous: Suite
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 Buy now
11:50 am Erich Korngold: The Sea Hawk: Suite
James DePreist
Delos 3234 Buy now
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 12 PM
12:01 pm John Williams: Hook: Flight to Neverland
John Williams
Sony 68419 Buy now
12:07 pm Alfred Newman: Captain from Castile: Conquest
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 Buy now
12:11 pm Bronislaw Kaper: Mutiny on the Bounty
John Mauceri
LPO 86 Buy now
12:25 pm John Williams: Hook: Smee's Plan
John Williams
Sony 68419 Buy now
12:29 pm John Williams: Hook: The Face of Pan
John Williams
Sony 68419 Buy now
12:33 pm John Williams: Hook: The Lost Boys Ballet
John Williams
Sony 68419 Buy now
12:37 pm John Williams: Hook: The Banquet Scene
John Williams
Sony 68419 Buy now
12:45 pm Erich Korngold: Captain Blood
Andre Previn
DG 471347 Buy now
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 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Verdi's "Nabucco"
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 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Harold Arlen: Over the Rainbow
Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8733 Buy now
5:07 pm Josef Suk: Toward a New Life
John Williams
Sony 62592 Buy now
5:14 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": 5th movement
Leonard Bernstein
Barbara Hendricks, soprano
DG 423395 Buy now
5:55 pm Johann StraussJr.: New Pizzicato Polka
Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223202 Buy now
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 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: The Creation (Die Schopfung): The heavens are telling (Die Himmel erzahlen)
David Willcocks
Heather Harper, soprano
Warner 975562 Buy now
6:07 pm Anthony Holborne: The New Year's Gift
David Douglass
Harmonia Mundi 907238 Buy now
6:09 pm Benjamin Britten: A New Year Carol
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Harmonia Mundi 907325 Buy now
6:13 pm He Luting: Rebirth in the Mountains
Cao Peng
Marco Polo 223956 Buy now
6:19 pm Gordon Jacob: Old Wine in New Bottles
USAF 1398 Buy now
6:31 pm Thomas Tallis: Spem in Alium (Hope in all things)
Harry Christophers
Chandos 513 Buy now
6:42 pm Augusta Read Thomas: Prayer and Celebration
William Boughton
Nimbus 6262 Buy now
6:47 pm Frederic Cowen: The Butterfly's Ball
Rumon Gamba
Chandos 10797 Buy now
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 7 PM
7:01 pm Christopher Theofanidis: All Dreams Begin With the Horizon: noble
Christopher Atzinger, piano
MSR 1534 Buy now
7:07 pm Jennifer Higdon: Harp Concerto: Joy Ride
Ward Stare
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71327 Buy now
7:12 pm Stephan Koncz: A New Satiesfaction
London/Decca 4833852 Buy now
7:18 pm Darius Milhaud: La Creation du Monde
Simon Rattle
EMI 47991 Buy now
7:36 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 "Choral": 4th movement
Osmo Vanska
Helena Juntunen, soprano
Bis 1616 Buy now
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 8 PM - 10 PM
with Steve Seel
Tabea Zimmermann conducts the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in Mendelssohn's Overture in C, Hummel's Potpourri for Viola and Orchestra and Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3.
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 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Henry Purcell: Chacony (Chaconne)
Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
10:06 pm John Dowland: Fortune
Rolf Lislevand, guitar
Linn 194 Buy now
10:10 pm Max Bruch: Scottish Fantasy
Mario Bernardi
James Ehnes, violin
CBC 5222 Buy now
10:41 pm Leos Janacek: The Cunning Little Vixen: Suite
Jiri Belohlavek
Chandos 9080 Buy now
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 11 PM
11:01 pm Otar Taktakishvili: Flute Sonata: Aria
Marina Piccinini, flute
Claves 2105 Buy now
11:06 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Claudio Abbado
DG 423104 Buy now
11:18 pm Aaron Copland: The Tender Land Suite
James Sedares
Koch 7092 Buy now
11:40 pm Erik Satie: Gnossienne No. 3
Noriko Ogawa, piano
Bis 2215 Buy now
11:44 pm Louis Theodore Gouvy: Petite Suite Gauloise
Lowell Graham
USAF 1398 Buy now
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