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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Arnold Bax: Lullaby (Berceuse)
Charles Matthews, piano
Olympia 454 Buy now
12:06 am Johan Svendsen: Last year I was herding the mountain goats
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 10693 Buy now
12:10 am William Grant Still: Little Folk Suites: Selections
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
12:17 am William Grant Still: Folk Suite No. 3: Wade in the Water
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546 Buy now
12:20 am Daron Hagen: Songbook
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Michael Ludwig, violin
Beau Fleuve 9495 Buy now
12:48 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Sirenes
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 425502 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 3
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 11939 Buy now
1:06 am Joaquin Turina: The Bullfighter's Prayer
Manhattan String Quartet
Newport 60033 Buy now
1:14 am George Frideric Handel: Xerxes: Largo
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390 Buy now
1:19 am Sergio Assad: Interchange
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet / David Amado
Telarc 31754 Buy now
1:49 am Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf: Divertimento for String Trio
Vienna String Trio
Calig 50876 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Andre Caplet: Reverie
Leone Buyse, flute
Crystal 715 Buy now
2:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: March
Staatskapelle Berlin / Otmar Suitner
Denon 73007 Buy now
2:12 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 471488 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Edward Elgar: Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 557166 Buy now
3:06 am William McGibbon: Through the Woods, Laddie
Tina Chancey, viola da gamba
Golden Apple 1 Buy now
3:10 am Robert Schumann: Waldszenen (Forest Scenes)
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
RCA 60977 Buy now
3:34 am Isaac Albeniz: Rumores de la Caleta (Murmurs from the Bay)
Narciso Yepes, guitar
DG 435843 Buy now
3:38 am Vitezslav Novak: Eternal Longing
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 573683 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Erik Satie: Gymnopedie No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 442406 Buy now
4:06 am Ernst Eichner: Harp Concerto No. 1
Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra / Stefan Fraas
Silke Aichhorn, harp
CPO 777835 Buy now
4:31 am Valentin Silvestrov: Bagatelle No. 1
Valentin Silvestrov, piano
ECM 1988 Buy now
4:33 am Valentin Silvestrov: Bagatelle No. 6
Valentin Silvestrov, piano
ECM 1988 Buy now
4:34 am Valentin Silvestrov: Bagatelle No. 10
Valentin Silvestrov, piano
ECM 1988 Buy now
4:37 am Vagn Holmboe: Viola Concerto
Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra / Dima Slobodeniouk
Lars Anders Tomter, viola
Dacapo 220599 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Ola Gjeilo: The Spheres (Kyrie eleison)
Phoenix Chorale / Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5100 Buy now
5:06 am Giuseppe Verdi: Canto di Virginia
Milan Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Alessandro Potenza, oboe
London/Decca 1090 Buy now
5:18 am Henry Purcell: Fantasy Upon One Note
John Holloway, violin
ECM 2189 Buy now
5:23 am Louis Spohr: String Sextet
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Chandos 9424 Buy now
5:50 am George Gershwin: Three Preludes
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Windham Hill 11135 Buy now
 6 AM
with Angela Mariani
Form and Function - The music of medieval France was deeply and inextricably tied to the poetry from which it sprang. This week on Harmonia, we're exploring the music of early 14th century French poet and composer Jehan de Lescurel.
 7 AM
Sunday Baroque
What a difference a few centuries can make, especially where public opinion is concerned! Sunday Baroque will feature music that flopped at first, including a sagging comedy by Thomas Arne that closed after a dismal six-night run, and some duds by George Frideric Handel and Jean-Philippe Rameau!
 8 AM - 12 PM
 12 PM
Advent Voices
w/Lynn Warfel
Host Lynn Warfel presents an hour of the most beautiful vocal music inspired by and written for Advent.
 1 PM
Classical Music
with Lynn Warfel
1:01 pm Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 6
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 28787 Buy now
1:07 pm Francois Couperin: Les Baricades Misterieuses (Mysterious Barricades)
Xavier Jara, guitar
Naxos 573797 Buy now
1:10 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 "Moonlight"
Ivan Moravec, piano
VAI 1069 Buy now
1:28 pm Dobrinka Tabakova: Suite in Old Style
Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra / Maxim Rysanov
Maxim Rysanov, viola
ECM 2239 Buy now
1:48 pm Franz Danzi: Fantasy on Mozart's 'La ci darem la mano' for Clarinet and Orchestra
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976 Buy now
 2 PM
Classical Music
with Mindy Ratner
2:01 pm Enrique Granados: El pelele (The Straw Mannequin)
Jean-Francois Heisser, piano
Apex 69984 Buy now
2:06 pm Johannes Kapsberger: Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble
Astree 8515 Buy now
2:13 pm Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 3
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 61829 Buy now
2:51 pm Franz Biebl: Ave Maria
Cantus 1211 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Josef Foerster: In the Mountains: Sunny Day
Osnabruck Symphony Orchestra / Hermann Baumer
Dabringhaus 6321493 Buy now
3:07 pm John Rutter: Suite Lyrique
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 Buy now
3:25 pm James Horner: Legends of the Fall: The Ludlows
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Arnold
Mercury 4812810 Buy now
3:32 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 4
Monica Huggett, violin
Philips 410401 Buy now
3:51 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 71 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 Buy now
4:07 pm Giuseppe Verdi: Sinfonia
Milan Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 1090 Buy now
4:13 pm Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Strings
New Stockholm Chamber Orchestra / Paavo Berglund
Bis 243 Buy now
4:42 pm John Duarte: Joan Baez Suite
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Sony 45456 Buy now
 5 PM - 7 PM
Sunday at the Symphony
with the Cleveland Orchestra
Ton Koopman conducts the Orchestra in an all-Bach program. Includes the Brandenburg Concerto No. 1; the Sinfonia from Cantata's No. 208 and No. 42; and Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C. Plus, Teresa Wakim performs the Cantata No. 202, the "Wedding Cantata."
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts Schubert's Symphony No. 9. Principal Flute Lorna McGhee and Principal Harp Gretchen van Hoesen play the Mozart Concerto in C Major for Flute, Harp and Orchestra.
 9 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
9:01 pm Ivo Antognini: Peace
The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin / Desmond Earley
Glenn Murphy, tenor
Signum 436 Buy now
9:06 pm Sokratis Sinopoulos: Nihavent Semai
Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
Harmonia Mundi 902242 Buy now
9:15 pm Leos Janacek: On an Overgrown Path, Book 1
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Virgin 91222 Buy now
9:52 pm John Rutter: Distant Land
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / John Rutter
London/Decca 1821 Buy now
 10 PM
10:01 pm Camille Saint-Saens: The rising of the moon (Le lever de la lune)
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Brilliant 93688 Buy now
10:07 pm Judd Greenstein: The Night Gatherers
Chiara String Quartet
Nadia Sirota, viola
New Amsterdam 16 Buy now
10:21 pm Gustav Mahler: What the Wild Flowers Tell Me
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Virgin 65762 Buy now
10:32 pm Alan Hovhaness: Sonata for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530 Buy now
10:45 pm Jane Antonia Cornish: Continuum
Innova 928 Buy now
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
11:01 pm Gareth Walters: Divertimento: Lento Cantabile
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
CBC 5227 Buy now
11:06 pm Richard Danielpour: In the Arms of the Beloved: Arietta
Iris Chamber Orchestra / Michael Stern
Jaime Laredo, violin
Arabesque 6767 Buy now
11:19 pm Claude Debussy: String Quartet
Ebene Quartet
Virgin 19045 Buy now
11:46 pm Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Virgin 45464 Buy now

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