Saturday Feb. 3, 2024
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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Edward Elgar: Night Song
Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8371 Buy now
12:06 am John Williams: Schindler's List: Theme
Michael Chertock, piano
Telarc 80357 Buy now
12:09 am Walter Kaufmann: String Quartet No. 7
Chandos 20170 Buy now
12:35 am Ester Magi: Bukoolika (Bucolic)
Arvo Volmer
Toccata 54 Buy now
12:44 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 1
John Williams, guitar
Sony 42204 Buy now
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 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80320 Buy now
1:19 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Souvenir of a Beloved Place
Alexander Vedernikov
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 166 Buy now
1:38 am Adalbert Gyrowetz: Symphony No. 3
Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9791 Buy now
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 2 AM
2:01 am Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 3
Sony 52524 Buy now
2:17 am Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Two Pianos
Neville Marriner
Guher & Suher Pekinel, pianos
Chandos 9711 Buy now
2:47 am Arthur Bliss: Two Studies
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 Buy now
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 3 AM
3:01 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Flute and Oboe Concerto
Janos Rolla
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 39772 Buy now
3:16 am Douwe Eisenga: For Mattia
Lauren Scott, harp
Avie 2417 Buy now
3:25 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 2
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 91184 Buy now
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 4 AM
4:02 am Margaret Bonds: I Believe: Credo No. 2
Lara Downes, piano
PentaTone 7018 Buy now
4:05 am James Price Johnson: Harlem Symphony
Marin Alsop
MusicMasters 67140 Buy now
4:28 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 3
Peter Bruns, cello
Naive 20010 Buy now
4:48 am Karl Goldmark: In Spring Overture
Andras Korodi
Hungaroton 12552 Buy now
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 5 AM
5:01 am John Dowland: A Dream
Jakob Lindberg, orpharion
Bis 824 Buy now
5:06 am Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 4
Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 Buy now
5:26 am Robert Schumann: Romance No. 2
Orli Shaham, piano
Canary 15 Buy now
5:30 am Gerald Finzi: Eclogue
Andrew Davis
Louis Lortie, piano
Chandos 5214 Buy now
5:42 am Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Simon Rattle
EMI 55394 Buy now
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 6 AM
6:01 am Frederic Chopin: Contredanse and Tarantelle
Malcolm Frager, piano
Telarc 80040 Buy now
6:06 am Frederic Cowen: The Butterfly's Ball
Adrian Leaper
Marco Polo 223273 Buy now
6:19 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite No. 3
Cambria 1083 Buy now
6:26 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Mixed Instruments
Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907230 Buy now
6:38 am Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Suite
Lorin Maazel
DG 7890 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 14-year-old violinist plays the wonderful Carmen Fantasy, a teen cellist plays an exciting Chopin Polonaise, a pianist recalls a childhood fear of Mickey Mouse, a violist shows off her talent for songwriting, and an inspiring teenage composer shares a new work.
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 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride: Dances
Libor Pesek
Virgin 59285 Buy now
10:17 am Antonio Vivaldi: Mandolin Concerto
Iona Brown
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 55052 Buy now
10:33 am Philip Glass: Opening
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8755 Buy now
10:42 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 1: 4th movement
George Szell
Sony 46534 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
11:06 am Alfred Newman: How the West Was Won: Prelude
Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
11:11 am Richard Hageman: Stagecoach: Narrative for Orchestra
Paul Bateman
Silva 1037 Buy now
11:18 am Bronislaw Kaper: Mutiny on the Bounty: Main Title
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 Buy now
11:21 am Henry Mancini: Days of Wine and Roses
Roger Williams, piano
MCA 10698 Buy now
11:26 am Alan Silvestri: Grumpier Old Men: End Credits
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
11:31 am Franz Waxman: Mr. Roberts: Suite
Franz Waxman
Varese Sarabande 5257 Buy now
11:33 am Franz Waxman: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Suite
John Mauceri
Philips 442425 Buy now
11:44 am Franz Waxman: Peyton Place: Main Theme
John Mauceri
Philips 446681 Buy now
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 12 PM
12:01 pm Jerry Goldsmith: The Generals' March
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80175 Buy now
12:07 pm Elmer Bernstein: The Ten Commandments: Prelude
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80319 Buy now
12:21 pm Franz Waxman: Rear Window: Lisa
Paul Bateman
Silva 1101 Buy now
12:26 pm Alfred Newman: All About Eve: Main Title
Charles Gerhardt
RCA 183 Buy now
12:33 pm Dimitri Tiomkin: Giant: Suite
Richard Kaufman
LSO 720 Buy now
12:42 pm Jerry Goldsmith: The Sand Pebbles: Overture
Jerry Goldsmith
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
12:46 pm Jerry Goldsmith: Star Trek: Main Theme
John Williams
Philips 411185 Buy now
12:52 pm Frederick Loewe: Gigi: I Remember It Well
Andre Previn
Maurice Chevalier, vocals
Rhino 71962 Buy now
12:52 pm Frederick Loewe: Gigi: Waltzes
John Mauceri
Philips 438685 Buy now
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 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Anthony Davis' "X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X."
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 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Adolphus Hailstork: O Praise the Lord
Jason Max Ferdinand
Natrickie Louissaint, soprano
Gia 1108 Buy now
5:06 pm Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Worship: A Concert Overture
Kellen Grey
Linn 731 Buy now
5:14 pm Jasmine Barnes: Invocation
Lawrence Brownlee, tenor
Warner 57842 Buy now
5:19 pm Duke Ellington: The River Suite
JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559737 Buy now
5:41 pm Spiritual: There is a Balm in Gilead
Dr. Everett McCorvey
American Spiritual Ensemble 3042 Buy now
5:47 pm Michael Abels: Winged Creatures
Allen Tinkham
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Cedille 187 Buy now
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 6 PM
Saturday Evening Classics
6:01 pm Joshua McGhee: Let God Bring Tomorrow
Douglas Brown, bassoon
Cambria 1238 Buy now
6:07 pm Valerie Coleman: Tracing Visions: Amandla!
DG 4865014 Buy now
6:12 pm Christian Onyeji: Ufie III
William Chapman Nyaho, piano
MSR 1708 Buy now
6:16 pm Florence Price: Violin Concerto No. 1
Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Randall Goosby, violin
London/Decca 4854234 Buy now
6:47 pm Traditional: My Soul's Been Anchored in the Lord
David Morrow
Albany 1798 Buy now
6:51 pm Ahmed Alabaca: Ascension
Robert Kruzik
Karel Dohnal, clarinet
Navona 6271 Buy now
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 7 PM
7:01 pm Henry Bishop: Home Sweet Home
Christopher Mallett, guitar
Naxos 559924 Buy now
7:06 pm Margaret Bonds: Joy
Craig Hella Johnson
Carla McElhaney, piano
Delos 3601 Buy now
7:09 pm Jessie Montgomery: Rounds
Awadagin Pratt, piano
New Amsterdam 177 Buy now
7:25 pm William Grant Still: Symphony No. 1 "Afro-American"
Paul Freeman
Cedille 55 Buy now
7:48 pm Traditional: Amazing Grace
Marcus Eley, clarinet
Dorian 92156 Buy now
7:52 pm Spiritual: We Shall Overcome
Jason Max Ferdinand
Gia 1087 Buy now
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 8 PM - 10 PM
with Steve Seel
Fabio Luisi conducts the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra in Martinez's Sinfonia in C and Schmidt's Symphony No. 2. Evgeny Kissin plays the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23.
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 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frank Churchill/Ned Washington: Dumbo: Baby Mine
Lang Lang, piano
DG 4803885 Buy now
10:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 2: 4th movement
Bernard Haitink
Philips 442068 Buy now
10:13 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Kent Nagano
Mari Kodama, piano
Berlin 300331 Buy now
10:50 pm Charles Gounod: Symphony No. 1: Finale
Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 5231 Buy now
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 11 PM
11:01 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Song without Words No. 7
Tzimon Barto, piano
EMI 54900 Buy now
11:06 pm Jeff Scott: Homage to Paradise Valley: Paradise Theater Jump!
New Focus 292 Buy now
11:13 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 7
Gustavo Dudamel
DG 4863413 Buy now
11:51 pm Alan Hovhaness: Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
Gerard Schwarz
Naxos 559755 Buy now
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