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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Anton Wunderer: Landler
Detmold Horn Quartet
Dabringhaus 3324 Buy now
12:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 6
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Philips 434084 Buy now
12:21 am Isaac Albeniz: Rumores de la Caleta (Murmurs from the Bay)
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71224 Buy now
12:26 am Lennox Berkeley: Serenade for Strings
BBC Welsh National Orchestra / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9981 Buy now
12:40 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 3
Emerson String Quartet
Carol Wincenc, flute
DG 431770 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Gregory Brown: Spring
Spring Ensemble / Eric Dudley
Navona 5989 Buy now
1:06 am Arthur Honegger: Summer Pastorale
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Virgin 91486 Buy now
1:15 am Felix Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No. 1
Antonio Meneses, cello
Avie 2140 Buy now
1:39 am Jean Sibelius: Tapiola
Lahti Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 864 Buy now
1:41 am Jean Sibelius: Tapiola
Lahti Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 864 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Carl Busch: Four North American Legends: Chippewa Lullaby
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
2:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 59 "The Rider"
Hagen Quartet
DG 423622 Buy now
2:29 am Ariel Ramirez: Alfonsina y el Mar (Alfonsina and the Sea)
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Sony 84219 Buy now
2:36 am Carl Maria von Weber: Grand Duo Concertant
David Shifrin, clarinet
Delos 3194 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Johan Halvorsen: Dance of the Bajader
Latvian National Symphony Orchestra / Terje Mikkelsen
Simax 1199 Buy now
3:06 am Reynaldo Hahn: The Ball of Beatrice d'Este
Harmonie Ensemble / Steven Richman
Music & Arts 649 Buy now
3:24 am Neil McKay: Larghetto
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 Buy now
3:32 am William Schuman: New England Triptych
Dallas Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Dorian 90224 Buy now
3:48 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Capriccio "On the Departure of a Brother"
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67306 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Astor Piazzolla: Milonga del Angel
Ahn Trio
EMI 57357 Buy now
4:06 am Howard Shore: Eastern Promises: Concertino
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Kirill Karabits
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609 Buy now
4:13 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 "Winter Dreams"
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 47631 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Zhou Long: Three Chinese Folk Songs
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3233 Buy now
5:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Quartet
Allan Vogel, oboe
Music@Menlo 20032 Buy now
5:21 am Pietro Paolo Borrono: Pescatore; Saltarello
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80659 Buy now
5:26 am Charles Wilfrid Orr: A Cotswold Hill Tune
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557320 Buy now
5:31 am Johann Strauss Jr.: Kunstler-Leben Walzer (Artist's Life)
Vienna Volksopera Orchestra / Franz Bauer-Theussl
Philips 416819 Buy now
5:41 am George Frideric Handel: Sonata da Camera
Empire Brass
William Kuhlman, organ
Telarc 80614 Buy now
5:52 am Franz Schubert: March Militaire No. 1
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
DG 419217 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Vicente Arregui: Intermedio
Roberto Moronn Perez, guitar
Reference 705 Buy now
10:06 am Aaron Copland: Our Town: Grover's Corners
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61699 Buy now
10:09 am Roy Harris: Memories of a Child's Sunday: Play
Albany Symphony Orchestra / David Alan Miller
Albany 350 Buy now
10:13 am Isaac Albeniz: Spanish Rhapsody
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra / Hans Graf
Angela Cheng, piano
CBC 5195 Buy now
10:32 am Antonin Dvorak: Prague Waltzes
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Philips 464647 Buy now
10:41 am Friedrich Witt: Concerto for Two Horns
Concerto Amsterdam / Jaap Schroder
Hermann Baumann, horn
Acanta 43278 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Simon Jeffes: Perpetuum mobile
BBC Concert Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
London/Decca 425218 Buy now
11:06 am Carl Maria von Weber: Concert Piece for Piano and Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 412251 Buy now
11:24 am Mark O'Connor: The American Seasons: Fall
Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra / Scott Yoo
Mark O'Connor, violin
Sony 89660 Buy now
11:32 am Hector Berlioz: Rob Roy: Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 421193 Buy now
11:46 am Gioacchino Rossini: Quartet No. 4
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 52524 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Salut Salon
Warner 93076 Buy now
12:06 pm Claude Debussy: Preludes, Book 1: La fille a cheveux de lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
London/Decca 4782564 Buy now
12:10 pm Henry Cowell: Saturday Night at the Firehouse
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra / Lukas Foss
Pro Arte 102 Buy now
12:16 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 50
Tafelmusik / Bruno Weil
Sony 53985 Buy now
12:34 pm George Gershwin: Catfish Row
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
EMI 6628 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Hamilton Harty: A John Field Suite: Polka
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 6583 Buy now
1:06 pm Andrew Lloyd Webber: Requiem: Pie Jesu
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 426484 Buy now
1:12 pm Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness
Peter Maxwell Davies, piano
Unicorn 9070 Buy now
1:19 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Sonata for Strings
Berlin Baroque Soloists / Rainer Kussmaul
DG 5761 Buy now
1:28 pm Niccolo Paganini: Violin Concerto No. 2 "La Campanella"
London Mozart Players / Andrew Litton
Nicola Hall, guitar
London/Decca 440293 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 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.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Johann Altenburg: Concerto for 7 Trumpets and Timpani
New York Trumpet Ensemble / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3002 Buy now
6:06 pm Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Gianandrea Gavazzeni
London/Decca 467632 Buy now
6:09 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 5
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 68543 Buy now
6:19 pm Robert Volkmann: String Quartet No. 4: 1st movement
Mannheim String Quartet
CPO 999115 Buy now
6:28 pm Hugo Alfven: Festival Overture
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Niklas Willen
Naxos 557284 Buy now
6:39 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Rondo a Capriccio (Rage Over a Lost Penny)
Barbara Nissman, piano
Pierian 20 Buy now
6:46 pm Richard Wagner: Parsifal: Prelude to Act I
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 985 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
Two local choral groups are highlighted. Mark Anderson conducts the Pittsburgh Camerata in their February 2017 concert titled "Images and Reflections". And Susan Medley conducts the Pittsburgh Concert Choral in Haydn's Mass in C major, from their March 2017 concerts titled "Music of War, Music of Peace."
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Artists in Exile - Part 1 - Our two-week series titled Artists in Exile pays homage to Joseph Horowitz's book that focuses on "how refugees from 20th century war and revolution transformed the American arts." In this program, you will hear stories of appreciation for a new country, but also of terrible loneliness that comes from being forced from one's home by political strife.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Two Preludes
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 10870 Buy now
10:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Pas d'action "White Swan"
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre / Valery Gergiev
London/Decca 10104 Buy now
10:16 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Orchestra-Symphony No. 2
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907403 Buy now
10:28 pm Anatol Liadov: Ballade "About Olden Times"
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
ASV 657 Buy now
10:35 pm Christoph Graupner: Overture for Recorder and Strings
L'Ensemble des Idees heureuses / Genevieve Soly
Analekta 9115 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm John Williams: Schindler's List: Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Alexander Kerr, violin
Telarc 80440 Buy now
11:06 pm Edgar Bainton: Three Pieces for Orchestra
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Daniel
Chandos 10460 Buy now
11:16 pm Anthony Holborne: Pavan
Virgin 90706 Buy now
11:21 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 6
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
RCA 60709 Buy now
11:47 pm Samuel Wesley: Symphony "Obligato"
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9823 Buy now

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