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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Traditional: Waltz after Lasse in Lyby
Danish String Quartet
Dacapo 226081 Buy now
 
12:06 am Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso No. 6
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra / Nicholas McGegan
Harmonia Mundi 907014 Buy now
 
12:20 am Bela Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 458841 Buy now
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Lou Harrison: Two Pastorales
Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
MusicMasters 67089 Buy now
 
1:06 am Claude Debussy: Estampes: Jardins sous la pluie (Gardens in the Rain)
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 68139 Buy now
 
1:10 am Gabriel Pierne: Divertissement on a Pastoral Theme
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Juanjo Mena
Chandos 10633 Buy now
 
1:24 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quintet No. 4
Melos Quartet
Franz Beyer, viola
DG 419773 Buy now
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 3: Allemande
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71250 Buy now
 
2:06 am Alissa Firsova: Stabat Mater
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Coro 16127 Buy now
 
2:17 am Charles Stanford: Symphony No. 3 "Irish"
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8545 Buy now
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Alexander Glazunov: Interlude
Utrecht String Quartet
Dabringhaus 6031239 Buy now
 
3:06 am Arthur Foote: A Night Piece
Carol Wincenc, flute
Bridge 9373 Buy now
 
3:16 am John Field: Nocturne No. 1
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
 
3:20 am John Field: Nocturne No. 2
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
 
3:23 am John Field: Nocturne No. 3
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
 
3:28 am John Field: Nocturne No. 4
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
 
3:34 am John Field: Nocturne No. 5
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
 
3:37 am John Field: Nocturne No. 6
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
 
3:43 am Nino Rota: Concerto for Strings
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Riccardo Muti
Sony 66279 Buy now
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am George Butterworth: English Idyll No. 2
Halle Orchestra / Mark Elder
Halle 7503 Buy now
 
4:06 am Aaron Copland: Music for the Theatre: Interlude
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 60593 Buy now
 
4:12 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 2
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
 
4:29 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 6
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 2006 Buy now
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Overture No. 5: Andante
Il Fondamento / Paul Dombrecht
Passacaille 903 Buy now
 
5:06 am John Corigliano: Three Irish Folk Song Settings
Robert White, tenor
RCA 60395 Buy now
 
5:17 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 3
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 415129 Buy now
 
5:37 am Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 447758 Buy now
 
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 6 AM
 
6:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Sivan Magen, harp
Linn 473 Buy now
 
6:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 16
Ingrid Haebler, piano
Denon 73087 Buy now
 
6:19 am Louis Spohr: Concerto for String Quartet
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Jean-Louis LeRoux
Arabesque 6723 Buy now
 
6:45 am Charles Wood: Hail, Gladdening Light
Choir of King's College, Cambridge / Stephen Cleobury
EMI 54418 Buy now
 
6:49 am Marcel Tyberg: Symphony No. 3: 3rd movement
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572236 Buy now
 
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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's From the Top offers a wonderful mix of sounds and stories, featuring an intense and delightful chamber music piece by Arno Babadjanian, along with outstanding performances on bassoon, cello (played by a 12-year-old), piano, and violin. Two members of From the Top's Center for the Development of Arts Leaders are featured on this show, and share their stories of how they use music (and more) to transform their communities.
 
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 10 AM - 12 PM
 
Saturday Classics
 
10:06 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Nais: Rigaudons
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Archiv 4478 Buy now
 
10:09 am Edvard Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar: Homage March
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy
Sony 39785 Buy now
 
10:19 am Heinrich Biber: Rosary Sonata No. 4: The Presentation
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Christina Day Martinson, violin
Linn 501 Buy now
 
10:29 am Francois Boieldieu: Harp Concerto
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Pierre Rampal
Marielle Nordmann, harp
Sony 58919 Buy now
 
10:53 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra / Antal Dorati
Mercury 434305 Buy now
 
11:07 am James Horner: Apollo 13: Re-entry and Splashdown
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80437 Buy now
 
11:13 am Danny Elfman: Edward Scissorhands: Introduction
Studio Orchestra / Shirley Walker
MCA 10133 Buy now
 
11:16 am Hans Zimmer: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest: selections
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80682 Buy now
 
11:23 am John Barry: The Black Hole: End Title
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80231 Buy now
 
11:27 am Rachel Portman: The Cider House Rules
Studio Orchestra / David Snell
Sony 89031 Buy now
 
11:33 am Alex North: The Agony and the Ecstasy: Main Title
Royal Scottish Orchestra / Jerry Goldsmith
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
 
11:36 am Dario Marianelli: Pride and Prejudice: Dawn
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 5620 Buy now
 
11:40 am Howard Shore: Mrs. Doubtfire: Main Title
Studio Orchestra / Howard Shore
Arista 11015 Buy now
 
11:45 am Ennio Morricone: The Untouchables: "The Untouchables"
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman
Silva 1057 Buy now
 
11:48 am Harry Gregson-Williams/John Powell: Shrek: Transformation/The End
Studio Orchestra
Varese Sarabande 66460 Buy now
 
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 12 PM
 
12:01 pm Traditional Irish: Lark in the Morning Medley
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Kathie Stewart, flute
Avie 2205 Buy now
 
12:06 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (Barber of Seville): Overture
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415363 Buy now
 
12:14 pm Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Lang Lang, piano
DG 5827 Buy now
 
12:25 pm Arthur Sullivan: Pirates of Penzance: Overture
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Faris
Nimbus 5066 Buy now
 
12:33 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore: Vedi, le fosche nottune (Anvil Chorus)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 467632 Buy now
 
12:38 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 33
Philharmonia Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Denon 6579 Buy now
 
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 1 PM - 5 PM
 
Saturday at the Opera
with Lyric Opera of Chicago
Mozart's "Cosi fan Tutte"
 
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 5 PM
 
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 
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 6 PM - 8 PM
 
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 
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 8 PM - 10 PM
 
SymphonyCast
with Allison Young
BBC Proms concerts continue with Karina Canellakis conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra in the Beethoven Coriolan Overture and Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances. Alisa Weilerstein plays the Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1.
 
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 10 PM - 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
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