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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Agustin Barrios: Waltz No. 3
Berta Rojas, guitar
Dorian 93167 
 
12:06 am Frederic Chopin: Ballade No. 4
Nelson Freire, piano
London/Decca 4785332 
 
12:17 am Ben Steinberg: Three Songs for Flute, Viola and Harp
Trio Lyra
CBC 1161 
 
12:24 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Snow Maiden: Suite
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Naxos 572787 
 
12:37 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Tafelmusik I: Concerto
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 580 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Jean Sibelius: Suite Mignonne: Polka and Epilogue
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 384 
 
1:06 am Isaac Albeniz: Tango
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4785334 
 
1:09 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue
Philadelphia Orchestra / Wolfgang Sawallisch
EMI 55592 
 
1:21 am Traditional: The bold grenadier
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 120 
 
1:24 am Henry Purcell: Dioclesian Instrumental Music
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Sony 66169 
 
1:37 am Niccolo Paganini: Terzetto
Mozart String Trio
Anthea Gifford, guitar
Denon 9069 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Louis Cahuzac: Cantilene
Ricardo Morales, clarinet
Boston 1064 
 
2:06 am William Byrd: Queen's Goodnight
Avie 2054 
 
2:12 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 2
Vienna Philharmonic / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 415482 
 
2:34 am Anonymous: Song (Cancion a dos tiples)
Al Ayre Espanol
DHM 68859 
 
2:37 am Ignaz Pleyel: Symphony: 2nd movement
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9525 
 
2:42 am Gareth Walters: Divertimento for Strings
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
CBC 5227 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am John Dowland: Pavan
Queen's Chamber Band
Four-Tay 4011 
 
3:06 am Hubert Parry: Symphony No. 1: 4th movement
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5296 
 
3:18 am Johannes Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn "St. Antoni Chorale"
Houston Symphony Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Virgin 61360 
 
3:39 am Astor Piazzolla: Chiquilin de Bachin
Ann Hobson Pilot, harp
Lucia Lin, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907627 
 
3:44 am George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 4
Keith Jarrett, piano
ECM 1530 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Claude Debussy: Reverie
Pro Arte Guitar Trio
ASV 2063 
 
4:06 am Felix Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 8
Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra / Scott Yoo
Archetype 60107 
 
4:34 am Franz von Suppe: Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna (Morgen, Mittag, Abend in Wien)
Vienna Philharmonic / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 463185 
 
4:42 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 2 "La notte" ("The Night")
Australian Chamber Orchestra / Richard Tognetti
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI (3) 47212 
 
4:52 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Wine, Women, and Song (Wein, Weib und Gesang)
Vienna Philharmonic / Willi Boskovsky
DG 435335 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Robert Schumann: Piano Sonata No. 1: Scherzo
Evgeny Kissin, piano
RCA 63885 
 
5:06 am Aaron Copland: Three Latin-American Sketches
Nashville Chamber Orchestra / Paul Gambill
Naxos 559069 
 
5:18 am Miklos Rozsa: El Cid: Love Theme
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Alexander Shelley
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4792954 
 
5:23 am Johan Halvorsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 2
Bergen Symphony Orchestra / Karsten Andersen
NKF 50013 
 
5:37 am Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition: Tuileries
Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
GSP 1026 
 
5:38 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Andrew Davis
Matt Haimovitz, cello
DG 429219 
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Richard Addinsell: Smoky Mountains Concerto: Valley Song
BBC Concert Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Philip Martin, piano
Marco Polo 223732 
 
6:06 am Edward Elgar: Introduction and Allegro
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 7015 
 
6:21 am Carlo Monza: Sinfonia detta "La tempesta di mare" ("Storm at Sea")
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 63430 
 
6:27 am Erkki Salmenhaara: Adagietto for Orchestra
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ralf Sjoblom
YLE 9704 
 
6:35 am Santiago de Murcia: Allegro
Paul O'Dette, guitar
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Pedro Estevan, percussion
Pat O'Brien, guitar
Steve Player, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907212 
 
6:38 am Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Caucasian Sketches
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80378 
 
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 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.
 
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 9 AM
 
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
This week, were broadcasting from the Interlochen Arts Academy. Youll hear amazing performances and inspiring stories from some of Americas best young classical musicians.
 
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 10 AM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:01 am New Classical Tracks
 
10:06 am Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2
CBC Vancouver Orchestra / Mario Bernardi
Stephane Lemelin, piano
CBC 5178 
 
10:32 am Matilde Salvadore: Homage to Mistral: Prelude
Dejan Ivanovic, guitar
Naxos 557038 
 
10:35 am Antonio Vivaldi: Guitar Concerto
Australian Chamber Orchestra / Richard Tognetti
Bis 2103 
 
10:44 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas
SFS 54 
 
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 11 AM
 
11:01 am Flicks in Five
 
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 12 PM - 5 PM
 
Pittsburgh Opera Preview
with Anna Singer
A preview of the Pittsburgh Opera's production of Gaetano Donizetti's "Daughter of the Regiment," featuring interviews with cast members and musical excerpts.
 
Saturday at the Opera
with the Metropolitan Opera
Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" and Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci."
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
5:01 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 1: Gavotte
National Symphony of Ireland / Stefan Sanderling
Naxos 550644 
 
5:06 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude in C# minor
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 466462 
 
5:11 pm Claudio Monteverdi: Monteverdiana
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3205 
 
5:20 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 53 "Imperial"
La Petite Bande / Sigiswald Kuijken
Virgin 90743 
 
5:44 pm Roberto Valentini: Recorder Sonata
Rebel
Matthias Maute, recorder
Dorian 90286 
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
SymphonyCast
with Allison Young
Louis Langree conducts the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in Beethovens Coriolan Overture and Mahlers Symphony No. 1.
 
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 10 PM - 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
10:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 2: Menuets
Baroque Nouveau
Reference 118 
 
10:06 pm Giacomo Puccini: Tosca: And the stars were shining
Rome Opera Orchestra / Zubin Mehta
Placido Domingo, tenor
London/Decca 467632 
 
10:09 pm George Frideric Handel: Sonata No. 11
Linde-Consort
EMI 49201 
 
10:17 pm Cesar Franck: Violin Sonata
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Kathryn Stott, piano
Sony 87287 
 
10:45 pm music continues...
 
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