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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Edward Elgar: Elegy
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191 Buy now
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Quartet
Academy of Ancient Music
Stephan Hammer, oboe
Oiseau-Lyre 421429 Buy now
12:25 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 4
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 473686 Buy now
12:34 am Louis Spohr: Violin Concerto No. 10
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Christian Frohlich
Ulf Hoelscher, violin
CPO 999232 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am John Williams: Angela's Ashes: Angela's Prayer
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 89009 Buy now
1:06 am Carl Reinecke: Serenade
German Chamber Academy / Johannes Goritzki
CPO 999159 Buy now
1:34 am Luis de Narvaez: Fantasia No. 2
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 Buy now
1:39 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Concerto No. 11
The King's Violins / Bernard Labadie
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Erato 62626 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Auguste Franchomme: Nocturne
Louise Dubin, cello
Delos 3469 Buy now
2:07 am Bill Whelan: Connemara Suite: Evening Ceili
Irish Chamber Orchestra / David Jones
Tayberry 7000 Buy now
2:12 am Martin Mailman: Autumn Landscape
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 Buy now
2:18 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Delos 3177 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11004 Buy now
3:06 am Franz Schubert: Rondo for Violin and Piano
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 64528 Buy now
3:23 am Randall Thompson: Symphony No. 2
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 60594 Buy now
3:52 am Giacomo Puccini: Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)
Emerson String Quartet
DG 471567 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Franz Schmidt: Notre Dame: Intermezzo
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Erato 88103 Buy now
4:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Aria in the Italian Manner
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52620 Buy now
4:16 am Frederick Delius: Summer Night on the River
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8372 Buy now
4:25 am Johannes Brahms: Double Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Joshua Bell
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 32179 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Joan Manen: Miniatures: Brecolada and Copla
National Chamber Orchestra of Andorra / Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5570 Buy now
5:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 4
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 422517 Buy now
5:19 am Edward Elgar: Lux Aeterna
London/Decca 22601 Buy now
5:24 am Johann Molter: Concerto Pastorale
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8730 Buy now
5:36 am Moritz Moszkowski: Don Juan and Faust: Six airs de ballet
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra / Martin West
Reference Recordings 138 Buy now
5:52 am Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 1 "La Tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")
New Irish Chamber Orchestra / James Galway
James Galway, flute
RCA 61351 Buy now
 6 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
6:05 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Wasps: Overture (1909
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5208 Buy now
6:15 am Camille Saint-Saens: Fantasie, Violin, Harp(1907
Ruggiero Ricci, violin
Vox/MMG 3028 Buy now
6:28 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony #4H.I:4(Before 1762 D
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8737 Buy now
6:41 am Percy Aldridge Grainger: IN DAHOMEY (CAKEWALKER SMASHER) (1903; REV 1909)
Penelope Thwaites, piano
Chandos 9895 Buy now
6:47 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: Mvt 2(Tale Of The Kalendar-Prince)(1888 35
Philadelphia Orchestra / Riccardo Muti
EMI/Angel 47023 Buy now
 7 AM
7:05 am Domenico Cimarosa: Sinfonia In
Polish Chamber Philharmonic / Wojciech Rajski
Thorofon 2050 Buy now
7:15 am Giuseppe Sammartini: Concerto, Flute, String
I Musici Ambrosiani / Paolo Suppa
Paolo Emmanuel Ferrigato,flute
Dynamic 2020 Buy now
7:25 am Franz Schubert: Symphony #9: Mvt 4(Finale. Allegro Vivace D.944
S.W. German Radio Symph. Orch. / Michael Gielen
H„nssler 93057 Buy now
7:39 am Antonin Dvorak: Quintet, Piano, Strings: Mvt 1S103 (Allegro Ma Non Tanto)(1887 A 81; B155
Juilliard String Quartet
Rudolf Firkusny, piano (ROO dolf FEER koosh nee)
Sony 62709 Buy now
7:51 am Gabriel Faure: Sonata, Violin, Piano, #1: Mvt 1(Allegro Molto)(1875-76 13
Robert Langevin, flute
Avie 2213 Buy now
 8 AM
8:05 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Lute, Viola D'Amore, Strings and Continuo in D Minor P266, M32 D Minor RV 540
Manfred Kraemer, viola d'amore
Astr‚e 8587 Buy now
8:18 am Felix Mendelssohn: Trio, Violin, Cello, Piano #1: Mvt 1 (Molto Allegro Ed Agitata) (1839 d 49
Trio Fontenay
Denon 1971 Buy now
8:28 am Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony #3"Polish": Mvt 1 (Introduzione Ed Allegro: Moderato Assai (Tempo Di Marcia Funebre)-Allegro Brillant 29
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9517-2 Buy now
8:46 am Carl Maria von Weber: Concertino, Clarinet, Orchestra (1811 c 26
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Charles Neidich, clarinet (NIGH-dick)
Deutsche Grammophon 435875 Buy now
8:56 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Snegurochka = Snow Maiden: Dance of the Tumblers (1880-81; Rev. 1895
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80115 Buy now
 9 AM
9:05 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No.31 "Paris K.297
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / James Levine
Deutsche Grammophon 419146 Buy now
9:23 am Antonio Caldara: Sonata, Cello, Continuo(1735
L'Aura Soave
Tactus 670302 Buy now
9:34 am Max Bruch: Violin Concerto # g 26
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / David Robertson
Kyung-Wha Chung, violin (Kyuhng WAH CHUHNG)
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 0320-1 Buy now
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am William Lawes: Harp Consort No. 3
Les Voix Humaines
Maxine Eilander, harp
Atma 2372 Buy now
10:06 am Jaromir Weinberger: Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66998 Buy now
10:09 am Francesco Veracini: Overture No. 6
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 439937 Buy now
10:20 am Aram Khachaturian: Gayane: Lullaby
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8542 Buy now
10:26 am Hubert Parry: Lady Radnor's Suite
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
EMI 47671 Buy now
10:43 am Fritz Kreisler: Liebesfreud (Love's Joy)
James Ehnes, violin
Analekta 3159 Buy now
10:47 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "Great": 4th movement
Vienna Symphony / Philippe Jordan
Vienna Symphony 9 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Leo Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet
Orchestra of Toulouse / Michel Plasson
Natalie Dessay, soprano
EMI 67830 Buy now
11:06 am Gerald Finzi: A Severn Rhapsody
Northern Sinfonia / Howard Griffiths
Naxos 553566 Buy now
11:15 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4
Camerata Ireland / Barry Douglas
Barry Douglas, piano
Satirino 51 Buy now
11:49 am Antonio Vivaldi: Double Concerto
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 415674 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Radames Gnattali: Corta jaca
Robin Hill, guitar
ASV 2094 Buy now
12:06 pm Leonard Bernstein: Candide: Overture
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 63085 Buy now
12:12 pm Franz Krommer: Wind Octet
Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
EMI 54383 Buy now
12:29 pm Franz Liszt: Les Preludes
Vienna Philharmonic / Valery Gergiev
DG 4764211 Buy now
12:46 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 1
Il Giardino Armonico / Giovanni Antonini
Alpha 670 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Tale of Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80107 Buy now
1:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 5
Philip Edward Fisher, piano
Naxos 573397 Buy now
1:22 pm Aaron Copland: Billy the Kid
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas
RCA 63511 Buy now
1:44 pm Antonin Dvorak: In Nature's Realm Overture
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8453 Buy now
 2 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.
2:01 pm Ralph Vaughan Williams: Oboe Concert
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Maurice Bourgue, oboe (moor EES BORG)
Nimbus 5019 Buy now
2:19 pm Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Orchestra Suite # G 55
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lawrence Foster
Pittsburgh Symphony/WQED 9817-2 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Josef Suk: Fantasy for Violin and Orchestr g 24
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Charles Mackerras
Pamela Frank, violin
Decca 460316 Buy now
3:25 pm Franz Danzi: Quintet, Piano, Wind F 53
Berlin Philharmonic WW Qnt.
Bis 532 Buy now
3:50 pm Jr. Strauss: Roses From The South (Waltz )= Rosen Aus Dem Suden (1880 388
London Symphony Orchestra / John Georgiadis
MCA 25236 Buy now
 4 PM
4:05 pm Robert Schumann: Phantasiestuck, Clarinet, Piano(Zart & Mit Ausdruck)(1849; Vn/Vc Ad Lib; Orig Soireestucke)Rec. 73/1
Sharon Kam, clarinet
Teldec 11022 Buy now
4:09 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mozart - Violin Concerto # B-flat K.207
English Chamber Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
Cho-Liang Lin, violin (Choh Lee-ANG LIHN)
Sony 44503 Buy now
4:32 pm Claude Debussy: Danse Sacree & Danse Profane = Sacred Danse & Profane Dance (1904
Oberlin 21 / Bridget-Michaele Reischl
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80694 Buy now
4:44 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Selections; Arr.Arr. Rolf Smedvi
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257 Buy now
4:50 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto, Cello, Strings, Continuo P424; M20 E-flat RV 408
City of London Sinfonia / Nicholas Kraemer
Raphael Wallfisch, cello (RAH-figh-el WALL-fish)
Naxos 550908 Buy now
 5 PM
5:05 pm Gabriel Faure: Ballade, Piano (Rev. Acc. Orchestra 1881) (1877 19
National Sym. Or. of Ireland / Antonio de Almeida
Francois-Joel Thiollier, piano
Naxos 550754 Buy now
5:20 pm Carl Reinecke: Concerto, Harp, Orchestr
Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg / Louis de Froment
Catherine Michel, harp
Vox/MMG 3019 Buy now
5:43 pm Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut: In Quelle Trine Morbideeen Kwel-Leh Tree-Neh Mawr-Bee-De
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80260 Buy now
5:46 pm Cecile Chaminade: Concertino, Flute, Orchestra (Also Flute, Piano) (1902) Aka Herrick Ensembl 107
James Galway, flute
RCA 63950 Buy now
5:54 pm Hugo Alfven: Festspel= Festival Music (1907
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Stig Westerberg
Caprice 21340 Buy now
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Jean Sibelius: String Quartet: Vivace
Sibelius Academy Quartet
Finlandia 40872 Buy now
6:06 pm Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 10
North German Radio Symphony / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 437506 Buy now
6:08 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 42: Sinfonia
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra / William Lacey
Naxos 557965 Buy now
6:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 29
London Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green
Virgin 61132 Buy now
6:39 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata: Finale
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
London/Decca 23753 Buy now
6:50 pm Franz Schubert: Overture "In the Italian Style"
English Sinfonia / Charles Groves
Carlton 1272 Buy now
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Dmitri Shostakovich, part II - This week we conclude our two-part series on the life and times of Dmitri Shostakovich - from his later symphonies to the Jazz Suite No. 2
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Flute Sonata: 1st movement
Brasil Guitar Duo
Marina Piccinini, flute
Avie 2196 Buy now
10:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna"
English Chamber Orchestra / Benjamin Britten
London/Decca 444323 Buy now
10:19 pm Marcel Grandjany: Fantasy on a Theme of Haydn
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80361 Buy now
10:29 pm Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles
National Chamber Players / Lowell Graham
Klavier 11126 Buy now
10:49 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 2
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin
Virgin 45001 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm John Dowland: A Dream
Jakob Lindberg, orpharion
Bis 824 Buy now
11:06 pm Paul Miersch: Pleasant memories
Gowanus Arts Ensemble / Reuben Blundell
New Focus 166 Buy now
11:10 pm Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1
Warsaw Philharmonic / Kazimierz Kord
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Arabesque 6702 Buy now
11:52 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Nocturne No. 5
Sony 62878 Buy now

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