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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Emile Bernard: Divertissement: 2nd movement
Sylvan Winds
Koch 7081 Buy now
12:06 am Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 438867 Buy now
12:18 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Phantasy Quintet
Nash Ensemble
Hyperion 67313 Buy now
12:33 am Georges Delerue: Day for Night: Chorale
London Sinfonietta / Hugh Wolff
Nonesuch 79405 Buy now
12:36 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Aranjuez Concerto
Spanish Radio and TV Orchestra / Odon Alonso
Narciso Yepes, guitar
DG 435845 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am George Butterworth: English Idyll No. 2
Halle Orchestra / Mark Elder
Halle 7503 Buy now
1:06 am Robert Fuchs: Serenade No. 2
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572222 Buy now
1:24 am Claudio Casciolini: Stabat Mater
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Coro 16127 Buy now
1:35 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 7
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 4776534 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Frederick Delius: Hassan: Intermezzo and Serenade
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 Buy now
2:06 am Richard Wagner: Parsifal: Prelude to Act I
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 Buy now
2:20 am Charles Ives: Symphony No. 2
Seattle Symphony / Ludovic Morlot
Seattle Symphony 1003 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Auguste Franchomme: Nocturne
Louise Dubin, cello
Delos 3469 Buy now
3:07 am George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 4
Keith Jarrett, piano
ECM 1530 Buy now
3:22 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": 2nd movement
Vienna Philharmonic / Pierre Boulez
DG 6684 Buy now
3:32 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 15
Emerson String Quartet
DG 431797 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Erik Marchelie: Tango
Duo Similia
Analekta 9817 Buy now
4:06 am Claude Debussy: Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Jean Martinon
Aldo Ciccolini, piano
EMI 69668 Buy now
4:32 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Sea Murmurs
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4792954 Buy now
4:35 am Uuno Klami: Sea Pictures
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Petri Sakari
Chandos 9268 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 2
Menuhin Festival Orchestra / Yehudi Menuhin
EMI 4551 Buy now
5:06 am Frederic Lamond: Symphony
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins
Hyperion 67387 Buy now
5:39 am Mily Balakirev: King Lear Overture
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Vassily Sinaisky
Chandos 24129 Buy now
5:51 am Emil Reesen: Greenlandic Folk Music
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra / Bo Holten
Dacapo 226031 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Flute Sonata: 1st movement
Brasil Guitar Duo
Marina Piccinini, flute
Avie 2196 Buy now
6:06 am Steven Stucky: Say Thou Dost Love Me
New York Virtuoso Singers / Harold Rosenbaum
Soundbrush 1027 Buy now
6:13 am Camille Saint-Saens: Fantaisie
Banff Camerata
Patricia Shih, violin
Summit 157 Buy now
6:28 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80308 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 Top returns to Honolulu, Hawaii with a program that features the excellent Hawaii Youth Symphony Orchestra performing a piece inspired by vintage popular music from the islands. Also featured on the program is this year's 13-year-old junior winner of the prestigious Menuhin International Violin Competition performing the music of Prokofiev, and a 15-year-old clarinetist who got his start in the visionary free urban music training programs of Los Angeles.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Aaron Copland: An Outdoor Overture
Cleveland Orchestra / Louis Lane
Sony 62401 Buy now
10:15 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Bourree alla Polacca
John Williams, guitar
Sony 44518 Buy now
10:20 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 58
Yekwon Sunwoo, piano
London/Decca 27008 Buy now
10:34 am Henryk Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2
London Symphony Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 431815 Buy now
11:07 am Charlie Chaplin: Modern Times: Medley
Munich Symphony Orchestra / Francis Shaw
Silva 1021 Buy now
11:18 am John Barry: Chaplin: Main Theme
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80440 Buy now
11:21 am Frank Loesser: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying: Overture
Boston Pops Orchestra / Keith Lockhart
Boston Pops 4 Buy now
11:27 am James Horner: Apollo 13: Main Title
Studio Orchestra / James Horner
MCA 3432 Buy now
11:31 am John Williams: Jurassic Park: Main Title
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra / John Mauceri
Philips 442425 Buy now
11:39 am David Shire: Norma Rae: It Goes Like It Goes
Maureen McGovern, soprano
Kritzerland 20011 Buy now
11:44 am Bernard Herrmann: Citizen Kane: Main Title
RKO Radio Studio Orchestra / Bernard Herrmann
Rhino 72847 Buy now
11:46 am Bernard Herrmann: Citizen Kane: Aria from "Salammbo"
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano
RCA 707 Buy now
11:52 am Alfred Newman: All About Eve: Main Title
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 183 Buy now
11:53 am John Barry: The Lion in Winter Suite
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 6015 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Louis Spohr: Sonata Concertante: Rondo
Marielle Nordmann, harp
Orfeo 129881 Buy now
12:06 pm Johann Christian Bach: Sinfonia
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / David Zinman
Philips 442275 Buy now
12:15 pm Ben Steinberg: V'erastich Li
Essential Voices USA / Judith Clurman
Michael Slattery, tenor
Dorian 92182 Buy now
12:20 pm Ernest Farrar: English Pastoral Impressions
Philharmonia Orchestra / Alasdair Mitchell
Chandos 9586 Buy now
12:36 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5126 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Pittsburgh Opera
Pittsburgh Opera's production of Richard Strauss' "Salome"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Traditional: The Shining Shore
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 907400 Buy now
5:06 pm Carlos Baguer: Symphony No. 16
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9456 Buy now
5:21 pm Cesar Franck: Violin Sonata
Renaud Capucon, violin
Erato 62501 Buy now
5:51 pm Gustav Holst: A Fugal Concerto
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 440376 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 Kirill Karabits conducts the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, the National Youth Choir of Great Britain and soloists in Beethoven's Symphony No. 1, Strauss' "Die Frau ohne Schatten," Prokofiev's "Seven, They Are Seven" and Walton's Belshazzar's Feast"
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Cole Porter: Night and Day
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI 56481 Buy now
10:06 pm Richard Strauss: Capriccio: String Sextet
German Opera Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 449571 Buy now
10:18 pm Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Colin Davis
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 44899 Buy now
10:49 pm Hu-Wei Huang: Pictures from Bashu (Six Sichuan folk songs)
Shanghai Quartet
Eugenia Zukerman, flute
Delos 3308 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings "Conch Shell"
I Musici
Philips 438876 Buy now
11:06 pm Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Neville Marriner
EMI 47116 Buy now
11:22 pm Henri Rabaud: Divertissement on Russian Songs
Loire Valley Philharmonic / Pierre Dervaux
EMI 63951 Buy now
11:36 pm Robert Schumann: String Quartet No. 2
Doric String Quartet
Chandos 10692 Buy now
11:57 pm John Dowland: Queen Elizabeth's Galliard
Paul O'Dette, lute
Astree 7715 Buy now

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