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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Louis Spohr: Double Quartet No. 1: Scherzo
Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Hyperion 22014 Buy now
12:06 am Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d'ete (Summer Nights): The Spectre of the Rose
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Naive 5266 Buy now
12:14 am Edward Elgar: Six Promenades
Athena Ensemble
Chandos 6554 Buy now
12:29 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2
Dresden State Orchestra / Hans Vonk
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 63937 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles: Poco Allegro
National Chamber Players / Lowell Graham
Klavier 11126 Buy now
1:06 am Ottorino Respighi: Sevres of Ancient France
Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Adriano
Marco Polo 223346 Buy now
1:16 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 20 "Hoffmeister"
Belcea Quartet
EMI 44455 Buy now
1:51 am Gabriel Faure: Valse-Caprice No. 2
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67875 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Loris Chobanian: Dowland in Armenia
William Kanengiser, guitar
GSP 1006 Buy now
2:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: In the Fen Country
New Queen's Hall Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Argo 440116 Buy now
2:22 am Alessandro Marcello: Oboe Concerto
Academy of London / Richard Stamp
Ray Still, oboe
Virgin 90813 Buy now
2:35 am Howard Hanson: Bold Island Suite
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80649 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am George Frideric Handel: Semele: Where E'er You Walk
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 453480 Buy now
3:06 am Alexander Glazunov: Concert Waltz No. 2
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Orfeo 157101 Buy now
3:18 am Robert Schumann: Piano Quartet
Emanuel Ax, piano
RCA 6498 Buy now
3:45 am Igor Stravinsky: Scherzo fantastique
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3054 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Harry Dexter: Siciliano
RTE Concert Orchestra, Dublin / Ernest Tomlinson
Marco Polo 223522 Buy now
4:06 am Mauro Giuliani: Guitar Concerto No. 3
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 420780 Buy now
4:36 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Music for a Garden (Musica para un jardin)
London Symphony Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
EMI 47869 Buy now
4:48 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 53
Maria Bergmann, piano
Hanssler 93081 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 6: La Poule (The Hen)
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Archiv 4478 Buy now
5:06 am Giuseppe Sammartini: Oboe Concerto
I Musici
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 420189 Buy now
5:19 am Johann Strauss Jr.: Myrtle Blossoms (Myrthenbluthen) Waltz
Vienna Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
Sony 77002 Buy now
5:30 am Granville Bantock: Celtic Symphony
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Hyperion 66450 Buy now
5:51 am Antonin Dvorak: Rondo
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
London/Decca 19765 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Percy Grainger: Handel in the Strand
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Chandos 9346 Buy now
6:06 am Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Raymond Leppard
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 37846 Buy now
6:15 am Hamish MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Scottish National Orchestra / Alexander Gibson
Chandos 8379 Buy now
6:26 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 3
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra / Pablo Heras-Casado
Harmonia Mundi 902154 Buy now
6:49 am Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 4
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52609 Buy now
 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.
 9 AM
From the Top
w/ Christopher O'Riley
From the Pioneer Center in Reno, Nevada, this week's From the Top features a local 17-year-old violinist performing Beethoven, a 16-year-old marimba player from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, and a dynamic teenage quartet from Chicago performing Bartok.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 8
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek
London/Decca 4789458 Buy now
10:11 am George Frideric Handel: Trio Sonata No. 4
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5050 Buy now
10:25 am Maurice Ravel: Daphnis and Chloe: Part 2
Aachen Symphony Orchestra / Kazem Abdullah
Coviello 91722 Buy now
10:40 am Frederic Chopin: Variations on "La ci darem la mano"
North German Radio Elbphilharmonie Orchestra / Krzysztof Urbanski
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4796824 Buy now
11:07 am John Williams: Superman: Main Title
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 51333 Buy now
11:12 am John Williams: Superman: The Planet Krypton
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80146 Buy now
11:13 am John Williams: Superman: Love Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 412884 Buy now
11:20 am Danny Elfman: Batman: Main Title
Sinfonia of London Orchestra / Shirley Walker
La-La Land 1327 Buy now
11:25 am Max Steiner: King Kong: Suite
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Charles Gerhardt
RCA 136 Buy now
11:34 am John Barry: Somewhere in Time: Main Theme
Royal Scottish Orchestra / John Debney
Varese Sarabande 66225 Buy now
11:39 am Alan Silvestri: Back to the Future: End Credits
Varese Sarabande Symphony Orchestra / David Newman
Varese Sarabande 6151155 Buy now
11:43 am Alex North: 2001: Space Station Docking
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Jerry Goldsmith
Varese Sarabande 66460 Buy now
11:48 am Jerry Goldsmith: Star Trek: Main Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / Jerry Goldsmith
Telarc 80433 Buy now
11:50 am John Williams: Star Wars: The Last Jedi: Finale
Studio Orchestra / John Williams
Walt Disney 2714602 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Eric Whitacre: Water Night
Elora Festival Singers / Noel Edison
Naxos 559677 Buy now
12:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Kegelstatt Trio
Igor Oistrakh, viola
MCA 10209 Buy now
12:25 pm Traditional: Glory in the Meeting House
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Avie 2329 Buy now
12:31 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
French National Orchestra / Georges Pretre
EMI 49637 Buy now
12:40 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 7
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Lyric Opera of Chicago
Bizet's "The Pearl Fishers"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Francesco Corbetta: Caprice-Chaconne
Ensemble Kapsberger / Rolf Lislevand
Astree 8852 Buy now
5:07 pm Claude Debussy: Petite Suite
CBC Vancouver Orchestra / Mario Bernardi
CBC 5122 Buy now
5:20 pm Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 3
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
ASV 724 Buy now
5:30 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Piano Sonata
Danny Driver, piano
Hyperion 67908 Buy now
5:47 pm Maurice Ravel: Introduction and Allegro
Allegri String Quartet
Vanessa McKeand, harp
Virgin 90721 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from the Ravinia Festival in Highland Park, IL
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic in Brahms' Tragic Overture and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7. Emanuel Ax plays the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Ola Gjeilo: The Spheres (Kyrie eleison)
Phoenix Chorale / Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
10:06 pm Percy Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry
Dallas Wind Symphony / Jerry Junkin
Reference 117 Buy now
10:14 pm Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Vadim Repin, violin
DG 4777470 Buy now
10:54 pm Traditional Welsh: All Through the Night
London Mozart Players / Stuart Morley
Claire Jones, harp
Silva 6051 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Edward Elgar: Lyrical Serenade
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8371 Buy now
11:06 pm George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 16
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
EMI 69340 Buy now
11:17 pm Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 425857 Buy now
11:35 pm Yiorgos Vassilandonakis: Variations on a Waltz by Villa-Lobos
Marc Regnier, guitar
Reference 714 Buy now
11:43 pm Alfred Schnittke: Suite in the Old Style
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
RCA 60370 Buy now

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