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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
12:01 am John Rutter: Candlelight Carol
Arturo Delmoni, violin
Listen 50001 Buy now
12:06 am Nico Muhly: Control: Mountain
Utah Symphony Orchestra / Thierry Fischer
Reference 719 Buy now
12:11 am Gabriel Faure: Piano Trio
Dresden Piano Trio
Berlin 1101 Buy now
12:31 am Morten Lauridsen: O Nata Lux
Seattle Pro Musica / Karen P. Thomas
SPM 2011 Buy now
12:36 am Morten Lauridsen: Ave, dulcissima Maria
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Morten Lauridsen, finger cymbals
Hyperion 67580 Buy now
12:43 am Joseph Jongen: Impressions d'ardennes
National Orchestra of Belgium / Roman Kofman
Cypres 1634 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am Johannes Brahms: Ballade No. 1
Canadian Brass
Opening Day 7415 Buy now
1:06 am Traditional: While by my sheep; Adeste fideles; Come, little children
Vienna Boys Choir / Peter Marschik
Capriccio 5160 Buy now
1:12 am Franz Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 420644 Buy now
1:35 am Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 3
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Raphael Wallfisch, cello
Chandos 8861 Buy now
1:50 am Benjamin Britten: Men of Goodwill Variations on A Christmas Carol
Minnesota Orchestra / Neville Marriner
EMI 49300 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Trevor Duncan: The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67148 Buy now
2:06 am Christmas Music: Silent Night; O Little Town of Bethlehem
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
EMI 49909 Buy now
2:13 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 21 "Prussian"
American String Quartet
MusicMasters 67160 Buy now
2:38 am Bernard Andres: Aquatintes No. 3/We Three Kings of Orient Are
Megan Metheney, harp
Greenharp 29753 Buy now
2:43 am Gordon Jacob: Bassoon Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Geoffrey Simon
Robert Thompson, bassoon
Chandos 9278 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Tobias Picker: Old and Lost Rivers
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62729 Buy now
3:06 am Gregor Joseph Werner: Shepherd's Music for Christmas
London Festival Orchestra / Ross Pople
Arte Nova 30506 Buy now
3:11 am Frank Bridge: Three Idylls
Coull Quartet
Hyperion 66718 Buy now
3:28 am Amilcare Ponchielli: Euphonium Concerto
Mecklenburg Staatskapelle Schwerin / Matthias Foremny
Roland Froscher, euphonium
Dabringhaus 9011642 Buy now
3:42 am Morten Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium (O Great Mystery)
Grex Vocalis / Carl Hogset
Two L 26 Buy now
3:48 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Capriccio "On the Departure of a Brother"
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67306 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Dardanus: Overture
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 420240 Buy now
4:06 am Robert Schumann: Fantasie
New York Philharmonic / Kurt Masur
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 457075 Buy now
4:20 am Christmas Music: A los Maytines; Aro que Nostre Seign'es Nat; March
Frank Wallace, guitar
Gyre 10092 Buy now
4:26 am Virgil Thomson: The River
Symphony of the Air / Leopold Stokowski
Vanguard 385 Buy now
4:50 am Traditional Swedish: When Christmas morning gleams; Yule, yule, sparkling yule; Virgin Mary
Gothenburg Cathedral Boy's Choir / Simon Phipps
Naxos 553965 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Johann Schmelzer: Sonata No. 12
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907397 Buy now
5:06 am Vladimir Rebikov: The Christmas Tree: Waltz
Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland
Naxos 572744 Buy now
5:09 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 "Moonlight"
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Arabesque 6677 Buy now
5:26 am Adolphe Adam: O Holy Night
Northwest Sinfonia / Steven Mercurio
Carl Tanner, tenor
Bounty 17822 Buy now
5:32 am Aaron Copland: Our Town
London Symphony Orchestra / Aaron Copland
Sony 42429 Buy now
5:44 am Traditional: The Carol of the Birds; Lo How a Rose E'er Blooming
Dorian 93236 Buy now
5:49 am Johann Strauss Jr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Vienna Philharmonic / Lorin Maazel
RCA 68421 Buy now
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Christmas Music: The First Nowell; O Come, All Ye Faithful
Ayako Shinozaki, harp
Sony 62677 Buy now
10:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Minuet
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 578305 Buy now
10:10 am Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 1: Menuetto 1 and 2
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79065 Buy now
10:15 am Traditional: El la don don; Riu riu chiu
Chanticleer 8803 Buy now
10:20 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 59 "Fire"
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 420866 Buy now
10:38 am Traditional Irish: Alleluia; The Road to Lisdoonvarna
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra / Jeannette Sorrell
Amanda Powell, soprano
Avie 2269 Buy now
10:42 am Edward Elgar: Cockaigne Overture (In London Town)
Philharmonia Orchestra / Owain Arwel Hughes
ASV 6123 Buy now
 11 AM
11:01 am Various: A Medley of Carols
The Choral Project / Daniel Hughes
Clarion 941 Buy now
11:06 am Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: Dance of the Knights
Cleveland Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
London/Decca 436658 Buy now
11:12 am Traditional: I Wonder as I Wander; Coventry Carol; O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Neil Hogan, guitar
Joplin & Sweeney 101 Buy now
11:19 am Johann Vanhal: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9607 Buy now
11:38 am Richard Willis: It Came upon the Midnight Clear
Rachel Van Voorhees, harp
Centaur 2209 Buy now
11:41 am Cesar Franck: Symphonic Variations
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Jorge Bolet, piano
London/Decca 417487 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Francois-Joseph Gossec: Flute Quartet No. 1: 2nd movement
Milliere String Trio
Patrice Bocquillon, flute
Schwann 310081 Buy now
12:06 pm Malcolm Arnold: The Holly and the Ivy: Fantasy on Christmas Carols
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Rumon Gamba
Chandos 9851 Buy now
12:17 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3
Concentus Musicus Vienna / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Hermann Baumann, horn
Teldec 41272 Buy now
12:34 pm Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Symphony No. 1 "Night in the Tropics"
Utah Symphony Orchestra / Maurice Abravanel
Vanguard 4051 Buy now
12:53 pm Christmas Music: O Tannenbaum; Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier
Eva Beneke, guitar
GSI 98010 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Concerto No. 1
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 663 Buy now
1:06 pm Traditional: We Three Kings of Orient Are
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80446 Buy now
1:09 pm William Grant Still: Prince and the Mermaid Suite
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
1:18 pm Christmas Music: In dulci jubilo; Jesus Christ the Apple Tree; Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 442141 Buy now
1:29 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2
London Symphony Orchestra / John Barbirolli
Jacqueline Du Pre, cello
EMI (5) 66948 Buy now
 2 PM - 6 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.
 6 PM
Evening Classics
6:01 pm Carlos Salzedo: Concert Variations on "Adeste Fideles"
Judy Loman, harp
Naxos 572510 Buy now
6:07 pm Edward Elgar: Morning Song
English Chamber Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
Sony 46356 Buy now
6:10 pm James Pierpont: Jingle Bells
CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra / Peter Breiner
Naxos 550301 Buy now
6:15 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 1: 1st movement
Joseph Kalichstein, piano
Koch 7724 Buy now
6:27 pm Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 420485 Buy now
6:45 pm David Overton: Fantasia on "In Dulci Jubilo"
Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra / John Georgiadis
James Galway, flute
RCA 60736 Buy now
6:50 pm Jean Sibelius: Karelia Overture
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
RCA 7765 Buy now
 7 PM
7:01 pm Traditional: Wexford Carol; Gloucestershire Wassail
Mainstreet Brass Quintet
MSR 1325 Buy now
7:06 pm Jacques Ibert: Three Short Pieces
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 39558 Buy now
7:14 pm Traditional: There is No Rose of Such Virtue; Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming; Silent Night
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge / Richard Marlow
Richard Marlow, organ
Conifer 501 Buy now
7:23 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Italian Concerto
Angela Hewitt, piano
DG 419218 Buy now
7:36 pm Steven Amundson: Angel's Dance
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / John Morris Russell
Fanfare Cincinnati 1 Buy now
7:42 pm Robert Fuchs: Serenade No. 2
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Christian Ludwig
Naxos 572222 Buy now
 8 PM
A Taste of Chanukah
Theodore Bikel hosts a celebration of the Jewish feast of Chanukah featuring musicians from the New England Conservatory of Music and the Boston Community Gospel Choir. Cantor Morton Shame performs classic Moishe Oysher tunes and lights the Chanukah candles.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Holiday Celebration - All around the world, winter holidays are celebrated, and their music is wonderful to hear, regardless of which tradition you observe.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
10:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 4
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4787471 Buy now
10:06 pm Traditional: How Brightly Beams the Morning Star
Arturo Delmoni, violin
Listen 50001 Buy now
10:10 pm Jean Francaix: L'Horloge de Flore (The Flower Clock)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Mathias Monius
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
London/Decca 4782564 Buy now
10:29 pm Medley: Suite of Carols for String Orchestra
BBC Concert Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 559621 Buy now
10:41 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 31
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Teldec 35793 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake)
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Nonesuch 558933 Buy now
11:06 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Pas de trois
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre / Valery Gergiev
London/Decca 10104 Buy now
11:15 pm William Henry Fry: Santa Claus Symphony
Royal Scottish Orchestra / Tony Rowe
Naxos 559057 Buy now
11:43 pm Howard Hanson: Merry Mount Suite
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Naxos 559702 Buy now

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