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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata
Beijing Guitar Duo
Tonar 11015 Buy now
12:06 am John Playford: The Queen's Jig
David Douglass, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907186 Buy now
12:12 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 60737 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Eriks Esenvalds: Amazing Grace
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge / Stephen Layton
Anna Cavaliero, soprano
Hyperion 68083 Buy now
1:06 am Horatio Parker: Scherzo for Strings
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
1:12 am Johan Svendsen: Two Icelandic Melodies
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Petri Sakari
Chandos 9028 Buy now
1:21 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 7 "Archduke"
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 438948 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Juan Arriaga: Symphony: Finale
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 Buy now
2:06 am Camille Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Symphony Orchestra of the All-Union Radio / Grigory Stolyarov
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 4776505 Buy now
2:28 am Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Generations: Sinfonietta No. 2: Alla sarabande
Chicago Sinfonietta / Paul Freeman
Cedille 8001 Buy now
2:34 am Ernest Bloch: Concerto Grosso No. 1
Israel Chamber Orchestra / Yoav Talmi
Chandos 8593 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude
Kim Heindel, lautenwerk
Dorian 80126 Buy now
3:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 63 "Sunrise"
Orlando Quartet
Philips 410053 Buy now
3:32 am Jacob Druckman: Aria: Theme by Francesco Cavalli
New York Philomusica
NY Philomusica 52 Buy now
3:35 am Leo Delibes: Coppelia Ballet Suite
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Heinz Fricke
LaserLight 15616 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Johann Quantz: Flute Concerto No. 161: Presto
Dresden Chamber Soloists
Johannes Walter, flute
ArsVivendi 2100184 Buy now
4:06 am Mason Bates: Violin Concerto
London Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7791 Buy now
4:33 am Alphonse Hasselmans: Will-o'-the-Wisps
Marisa Robles, harp
Boston Skyline 119 Buy now
4:36 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
DG 429234 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am John Field: Scottish Rondo
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 9315 Buy now
5:06 am George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 1
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 40329 Buy now
5:14 am Charles Stanford: Ballabile
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Manze
Gemma Rosefield, cello
Hyperion 67859 Buy now
5:23 am Engelbert Humperdinck: String Quartet: 2nd movement
Leipzig String Quartet
Dabringhaus 3071495 Buy now
5:31 am Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80320 Buy now
5:48 am Franz Danzi: Fantasy on Mozart's 'La ci darem la mano' for Clarinet and Orchestra
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976 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 Giuseppe Tartini: Cello Concerto: Larghetto
Collegium Musicum Zurich / Paul Sacher
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
DG 429098 Buy now
10:06 am Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nurmberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremburg): Prelude to Act I
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra / James Levine
DG 435874 Buy now
10:17 am Hugo Alfven: Swedish Polka
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
10:20 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Sextet for Two Horns and Strings
Consortium Classicum
Dabringhaus 3010594 Buy now
10:37 am Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Procession of the Sardar
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 7716 Buy now
10:42 am Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
German Chamber Academy / Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999173 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Franz Schubert: Flute Quintet: Finale
Martinu Quartet
Robert Stallman, flute
Bogner's Cafe 103 Buy now
11:06 am Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 4796834 Buy now
11:10 am Yan Jinxuan: The White-Haired Girl Suite: Greeting the Sun
China National Symphony Orchestra / Zuohuang Chen
Philips 536326 Buy now
11:19 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 416329 Buy now
11:49 am Darius Milhaud: Scaramouche
Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos
Philips 426284 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Franz Richter: Trumpet Concerto: 2nd movement
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Elgar Howarth
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 426311 Buy now
12:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 9
Montreal Baroque Orchestra / Eric Milnes
Atma 2565 Buy now
12:14 pm Robert Fuchs: Serenade No. 3: 3rd movement
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572607 Buy now
12:23 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 "Italian"
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra / Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Mercury 434363 Buy now
12:50 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Fantasy for Clarinet and Piano
Fabrizio Meloni, clarinet
Concerto 2076 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 8 "Evening": 4th movement
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 433661 Buy now
1:06 pm Manuel de Falla: La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance
Brodsky Quartet
Teldec 46015 Buy now
1:11 pm Eric Whitacre: Equus
London Symphony Orchestra / Eric Whitacre
London/Decca 16636 Buy now
1:21 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica": 1st movement
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 430515 Buy now
1:40 pm George Frideric Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 453451 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 Percy Grainger: Youthful Suite: English Waltz
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 5220 Buy now
6:06 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Snow Maiden: Dance of the Tumblers
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 44723 Buy now
6:09 pm John Thomas: The Rising of the Sun
Lipman Harp Duo
Sebastien Lipman, harp
Naxos 570372 Buy now
6:13 pm Max Bruch: Kol Nidrei
Lamoureux Concert Orchestra / Jean Martinon
Pierre Fournier, cello
DG 429155 Buy now
6:25 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"
Philharmonia Hungarica / Antal Dorati
London/Decca 417718 Buy now
6:49 pm Jean Francaix: Five Little Duets for Flute and Harp
Laurel Zucker, flute
Cantilena 66016 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
The Big Five II: The New York Philharmonic, Part 2 - We continue to look at the unique history of the New York Philharmonic.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Alfred Hill: Symphony No. 5: Allegro "The Carnival"
Queensland Symphony Orchestra / Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 Buy now
10:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 12
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
EMI 57131 Buy now
10:25 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 572458 Buy now
10:40 pm Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
DG 423089 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Paris Quartet No. 6: 6th movement
Trio Sonnerie
Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
Virgin 91450 Buy now
11:06 pm Traditional Chinese: Small River Flowing
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80488 Buy now
11:11 pm Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet "Trout"
Cleveland Quartet
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80225 Buy now
11:49 pm Richard Strauss: Serenade for Winds
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Paavo Berglund
RCA 60173 Buy now

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