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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Robert Moran: The Desert of Roses: 3rd movement
Piano Circus Band / Craig Smith
Argo 436128 Buy now
12:06 am Anonymous: Mother, don't make me cry
Hesperion XXI
Montserrat Figueras, soprano
Alia Vox 9826 Buy now
12:11 am Lucas Richman: Piano Concerto "In Truth": To One's Spirit
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lucas Richman
Jeffrey Biegel, piano
Albany 1583 Buy now
12:24 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 4 "Tragic"
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 423653 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Alexander Glazunov: Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / David Amos
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 510 Buy now
1:06 am Baden Powell: Valsa sem nome (Waltz without a Name)
Marc Regnier, guitar
Reference 714 Buy now
1:10 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 2
Suk Trio
Denon 7490 Buy now
1:43 am Gomidas Vartabed: Chinar es (Tall as the Poplar Tree)
Chamber Players of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra / Eduard Topchjan
Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano
Nonesuch 511487 Buy now
1:49 am Belinda Reynolds: Turns
Innova 653 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Bernhard Crusell: Clarinet Quartet No. 2: Pastorale
Osmo Vanska, clarinet
Bis 741 Buy now
2:06 am George Frideric Handel: Xerxes: Largo
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390 Buy now
2:10 am Jack Gallagher: Quiet Reflections
London Symphony Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559768 Buy now
2:23 am Jean-Baptiste Krumpholtz: Harp Concerto No. 5
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Xavier de Maistre, harp
Harmonia Mundi 8902276 Buy now
2:47 am Rued Langgaard: Symphony No. 2 "Awakening of Spring": 2nd movement
Danish National Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard
Dacapo 220516 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet No. 1: Finale
La Magnifica Comunita
Brilliant 93820 Buy now
3:06 am Johann Pezel: Sonata-Chaconne
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 Buy now
3:24 am Franz Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
London/Decca 417833 Buy now
3:53 am Claude Debussy: Danse
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Jean Martinon
EMI 69668 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Eventide
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 Buy now
4:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 8
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 60991 Buy now
4:26 am Egberto Gismonti: Infancia
Sergio Assad, guitar
Nonesuch 79365 Buy now
4:30 am Juan del Encina: Ay, triste que vengo
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90901 Buy now
4:33 am Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration (Tod und Verklarung)
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Donald Runnicles
Telarc 80661 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Oscar Merikanto: Romance
Izumi Tateno, piano
Finlandia 904 Buy now
5:06 am Howard Hanson: Pastorale for Oboe, Harp and Strings
Philadelphia Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra / Daniel Spalding
Jonathan Blumenfeld, oboe
Naxos 559251 Buy now
5:14 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 1: Allemande
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Guitar Coop 17 Buy now
5:19 am Niels Gade: Symphony No. 1
Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 339 Buy now
5:52 am Johann Rosenmuller: Sonata No. 11
Hesperion XX / Jordi Savall
Astree 8709 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
6:06 am Michael Gandolfi: Line Drawings: Farewell to Old Friends
Concord Chamber Music Society
Reference 122 Buy now
6:12 am Howard Shore: Mythic Gardens: 1st movement
21st Century Chamber Orchestra / Ludwig Wicki
Sophie Shao, cello
Sony 48732 Buy now
6:22 am Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 2
Radio Chamber Orchestra / Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 Buy now
6:44 am Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 5
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Antal Dorati
London/Decca 430735 Buy now
6:48 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Orchestra-Symphony No. 3
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907403 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
From the town of Kea'au on the "Big Island" of Hawaii, this show features a young Hawaiian vocal ensemble performing segments from an opera inspired by Hawaiian myth and sung in the Hawaiian language. Also, a young violinist who grew up in a very unusual home deep in the woods and totally off the power grid performs the lyrical music of William Grant Still.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Edward Elgar: Sursum Corda
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 Buy now
10:15 am Stephen Edwards: Requiem for My Mother: Sanctus
Continuo Arts Symphonic Chorus / Candace Wicke
SELF PROD 435 Buy now
10:20 am Johannes Brahms: Viola Sonata No. 1
Emily Skala, flute
Summit 324 Buy now
10:42 am Sergei Prokofiev: The Love for Three Oranges: Suite
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 440331 Buy now
11:07 am Richard Rodgers: The King and I: March of the Siamese Children
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 60393 Buy now
11:33 am John Williams: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: Platform Nine-and-Three-Quarters and The Journey to Hogwarts
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Warner 83491 Buy now
11:47 am Maurice Jarre: Dead Poets Society: Keating's Triumph
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Maurice Jarre
Milan 35980 Buy now
11:55 am Alan Silvestri: Back to the Future
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Giuseppe Torelli: Sonata
English Chamber Orchestra / Anthony Newman
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244 Buy now
12:06 pm Agathe Grondahl: Fantasy Pieces: Summer Song
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
12:09 pm Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde: Von der jugend
Philharmonia Orchestra / Otto Klemperer
Fritz Wunderlich, tenor
EMI 47231 Buy now
12:14 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Divertimento
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 463074 Buy now
12:25 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 24
Vienna Philharmonic / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 8253 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Pittsburgh Opera
Giuseppe Verdi's "La Traviata"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Hector Berlioz: Les Troyens (The Trojans): Trojan March
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434328 Buy now
5:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: The Ruins of Athens: Overture
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Philips 438706 Buy now
5:11 pm John Thomas: Staccato Movement
Lipman Harp Duo
Sayo Lipman, harp
Naxos 570372 Buy now
5:16 pm Ottorino Respighi: Roman Festivals
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80356 Buy now
5:42 pm Franz Schubert: Rondo for Violin and Piano
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 64528 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 Paavo Jarvi conducts the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen in Erkki-Sven Tuur's "Flamma" and Brahms' Symphony No. 2. Violinist Vilde Frang and violist Lawrence Power are featured in Mozart's Sinfonia concertante.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Alexander Borodin: Tarantella
Marco Rapetti, piano
Brilliant 93894 Buy now
10:06 pm Michael Gandolfi: Plain Song, Fantastic Dances: Quick Step
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 1005 Buy now
10:14 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Anne-Sophie Mutter
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 5078 Buy now
10:41 pm Candelario Huizar: Imagenes
Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas / Alondra de la Parra
Sony 75555 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Erik Satie: Gymnopedie No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 442406 Buy now
11:06 pm Traditional: Ribers No. 8
Danish String Quartet
Dacapo 226081 Buy now
11:09 pm Carl Nielsen: Bohemian-Danish Folk Tune (Bohmisk-Dansk folketone)
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9287 Buy now
11:19 pm Antonin Dvorak: Piano Trio No. 4 "Dumky"
Trio con Brio Copenhagen
Azica 71240 Buy now
11:51 pm Alexander Glazunov: Idyll
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Werner Andreas Albert
Marie Luise Neunecker, horn
Schwann 313572 Buy now

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