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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am William Alwyn: Concerto Grosso No. 2: 1st movement
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 
 
12:06 am Terry Riley: G Song
ZOFO Duet
Dorian 92189 
 
12:16 am Igor Stravinsky: Suite Italienne
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Bruno Canino, piano
EMI 83194 
 
12:33 am Niccolo Paganini: Sonata No. 1
Gil Shaham, violin
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 437837 
 
12:39 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
St. Mary's Chamber Players / Neville Marriner
John Miller, bassoon
Pro Arte 195 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Traditional: What Wondrous Love is This
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Avie 2205 
 
1:06 am Franz Berwald: Play of the Elves
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard
Brilliant 93699 
 
1:15 am Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 62599 
 
1:27 am Ferdinando Carulli: Nocturne for Flute and Guitar
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Alexandre Lagoya, guitar
Sony 42130 
 
1:37 am Antonin Dvorak: American Suite
Rochester Philharmonic / David Zinman
Nonesuch 79078 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Stradivaria
Cypres 1633 
 
2:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 8
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 417574 
 
2:25 am Leonora Duarte: Sinfonia No. 6
Fretwork
Harmonia Mundi 907478 
 
2:28 am John Rutter: Five Meditations: The Lord bless you and keep you
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 
 
2:33 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Orchestra-Symphony No. 2
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907403 
 
2:45 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Recorder and Flute
Cologne Camerata
DHM 77367 
 
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 3 AM - 7 AM
 
3:01 am Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": 1st movement
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9661 
 
3:06 am Vincent D'Indy: Souvenirs
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Rumon Gamba
Chandos 10464 
 
3:25 am music continues...
 
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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 weeks program was recorded at The Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts, and given the shows art museum venue, each young performer discusses a connection between the music theyre performing and a work of visual art in the museums collection. We hear an award-winning string quartet from Chicago perform the music of Bartok, and a teenager from Maryland performs an epic piece on the traditional Chinese instrument, the guzheng.
 
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 10 AM - 1 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with Chautauqua Opera
Guiseppe Verdi's "MacBeth," performed by the Chautauqua Opera on July 11, 2015.
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
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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
From the BBC Proms, Leif Ove Andsnes plays the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 15 and No. 4. Also heard will be Stravinskys Apollon musagete.
 
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 10 PM - 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
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