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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Anthony Sidney: Sketchbook of a Journey: Night at Sea with Stars
Miguel Bonachea, guitar
SELF PROD 433 Buy now
12:06 am Gabriel Faure: Ave Maria
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
John Scott, organ
Collegium 109 Buy now
12:08 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Beau Fleuve 4562 Buy now
12:28 am John Dowland: Mr. Dowland's Midnight
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 Buy now
12:30 am Theodore Dubois: Oboe Quintet
Trio Hochelaga
Jean-Luc Plourde, viola
Atma 2385 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Sigurd Islandsmoen: Forest Clearing
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
1:06 am Richard Strauss: Dance Suite after Couperin (selections)
Dresden State Orchestra / Rudolf Kempe
EMI 64350 Buy now
1:29 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 14 "Spring"
Quartetto Italiano
Philips 422512 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Christopher Theofanidis: All Dreams Begin With the Horizon: noble
Christopher Atzinger, piano
MSR 1534 Buy now
2:07 am Igor Stravinsky: The Fairy's Kiss: Divertimento
London Sinfonietta / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 417114 Buy now
2:32 am Philip Glass: Closing
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8727 Buy now
2:38 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
RCA 7948 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: 2 Bagatelles
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80423 Buy now
3:06 am Anton Arensky: Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5347 Buy now
3:22 am Arvo Part: Spiegel im Spiegel (Mirror in the Mirror)
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
DG 15203 Buy now
3:34 am Michael Daugherty: Radio City: Symphonic Fantasy on Arturo Toscanini and the NBC Symphony Orchestra
Pacific Symphony Orchestra / Carl St. Clair
Naxos 559749 Buy now
3:38 am Michael Daugherty: Radio City: Symphonic Fantasy on Arturo Toscanini and the NBC Symphony Orchestra
Pacific Symphony Orchestra / Carl St. Clair
Naxos 559749 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Johan Agrell: Flute Concerto: 3rd movement
Concerto Copenhagen / Andrew Manze
Maria Bania, flute
Chandos 535 Buy now
4:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 3
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
4:32 am Percy Grainger: To a Nordic Princess
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9721 Buy now
4:45 am Barry Phillips: Eight Ragas: In Brindaban Forest
Lux Musica / Barry Phillips/Linda Burman-Hall
East Meets West 1011 Buy now
4:49 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1746 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Frederic Chopin: Two Preludes
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 10870 Buy now
5:06 am Robert Schumann: Hermann and Dorothea Overture
Polish National Radio Orchestra / Johannes Wildner
Naxos 550608 Buy now
5:16 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 9 "Razumovsky No. 3"
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3320 Buy now
5:50 am Heino Eller: Dawn
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
John Digney, oboe
Chandos 8525 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Frederic Curzon: Robin Hood Suite: March of the Bowmen
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66968 Buy now
6:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Concerto "Il sospetto"
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Pinchas Zukerman
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Philips 416389 Buy now
6:16 am Dusan Bogdanovic: Six Ricercars on a Theme of F.C. da Milano
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
LAGQ 315 Buy now
6:25 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 17
Aldo Ciccolini, piano
Discover 920199 Buy now
6:47 am Gunnar De Frumerie: Pastoral Suite
Stockholm Chamber Ensemble / Jan-Olav Wedin
Gunilla von Bahr, flute
Bis 175 Buy now
 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.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
This week, From the Top features an all-Minnesota cast of kids, including a young piano duo, an award-winning pianist, and a local choir.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess: Summertime
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Andre Previn
Kathleen Battle, soprano
DG 437787 Buy now
10:09 am Franz Lehar: Gold and Silver Waltz
Vienna Volksoper Orchestra / Franz Bauer-Theussl
Philips 412883 Buy now
10:19 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 "Elvira Madigan"
Havana Lyceum Orchestra / Jose Antonio Mendez Padron
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Sony 82442 Buy now
10:50 am Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 7: 4th movement
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8442 Buy now
11:07 am John Williams: The Cowboys Overture
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 420178 Buy now
11:18 am James Horner: Titanic: Back to Titanic
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80535 Buy now
11:32 am James Horner: Cocoon: Theme
Varese Sarabande Symphony Orchestra / David Newman
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
11:54 am Alan Silvestri: Grumpier Old Men: End Credits
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Two Romances
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Alexander Kniazev, cello
Warner 62061 Buy now
12:06 pm Adrian Cruft: Traditional Hornpipe Suite
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland
ASV 2126 Buy now
12:13 pm Richard Wagner: Symphony: Scherzo
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra / Hiroshi Wakasugi
Denon 75259 Buy now
12:22 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jascha Horenstein
Earl Wild, piano
Chesky 41 Buy now
12:45 pm Francois Devienne: Bassoon Quartet
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Claves 8714 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with LA Opera
Rossini's "The Barber of Seville."
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm John Blow: Chaconne
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
5:06 pm Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 5
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 28787 Buy now
5:11 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 2
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 60211 Buy now
5:32 pm Francis Poulenc: Clarinet Sonata
Ricardo Morales, clarinet
Boston 1064 Buy now
5:46 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Aida: Triumphal March
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 430226 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Chris Thiele
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Coverage from the 2017 BBC Proms continues as Mark Wigglesworth conducts David Sawer's "The Greatest Happiness Principle" and Haydn's Symphony No. 99. Stephen Hough plays the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Cello Sonata: 2nd movement
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 57438 Buy now
10:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral": 2nd movement
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 457127 Buy now
10:19 pm Frank Bridge: There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
EMI 47945 Buy now
10:30 pm Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 6
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Spano
ASO Media 1004 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Landler
Vera Beths, violin
Channel Classics 1491 Buy now
11:06 pm Johann Christoph Pez: Concerto Pastorale
The King's Violins / Bernard Labadie
Dorian 90180 Buy now
11:25 pm Engelbert Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel: Witch's Ride
Gurzenich Orchestra / John Pritchard
Sony 45530 Buy now
11:29 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 3
Murray Perahia, piano
DG 4796565 Buy now
11:45 pm Edward Elgar: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim
London/Decca 4789353 Buy now

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