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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Franz Schubert: Flute Quartet: Minuet
Martinu Quartet
Robert Stallman, flute
Bogner's Cafe 103 Buy now
12:07 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 8
Montreal Baroque Orchestra / Eric Milnes
Atma 2565 Buy now
12:19 am Terry Riley: The Cusp of Magic: Royal Wedding
Kronos Quartet
Wu Man, pipa
Nonesuch 360508 Buy now
12:26 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 26 "Coronation"
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 420951 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Felix Godefroid: Concert Study
Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9974 Buy now
1:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Nocturne
Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ari Rasilainen
Sol Gabetta, cello
RCA 75951 Buy now
1:11 am Giuseppe Verdi: String Quartet
Vermeer Quartet
Teldec 43105 Buy now
1:36 am George Antheil: Flute Sonata: Adagio
Zizi Mueller, flute
Premier 1029 Buy now
1:41 am Jean Sibelius: Tapiola
Lahti Symphony Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 864 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 42175 Buy now
2:06 am Erich Korngold: Violin Concerto
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Kirill Karabits
Nicola Benedetti, violin
London/Decca 17609 Buy now
2:33 am Pawel Lukaszewski: Psalm 129
National Forum of Music Choir / Agnieszka Frankow-Zelazny
CD Accord 221 Buy now
2:37 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 49 "La Passione"
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8541 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Frank Bridge: Norse Legend
BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Richard Hickox
Chandos 10012 Buy now
3:06 am George Frideric Handel: Keyboard Suite No. 11
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
EMI 69340 Buy now
3:22 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 1
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc 80382 Buy now
3:51 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3244 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 Buy now
4:06 am Francois Devienne: Bassoon Concerto No. 1
Slovak Chamber Orchestra / Bohdan Warchal
Eckart Hubner, bassoon
CPO 999120 Buy now
4:23 am Pierre Attaingnant: Bransle gay
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854 Buy now
4:28 am Claude Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances
IRIS Orchestra / Michael Stern
Elizabeth Hainen, harp
Avie 2285 Buy now
4:39 am Francis Poulenc: Nocturnes
Pascal Roge, piano
London/Decca 425862 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Thomas C. Kelly: Pastoral and Reel
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 Buy now
5:06 am Alexander Borodin: String Quartet No. 2: Nocturne
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5231 Buy now
5:15 am Traditional Danish: Minuet No. 60
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
5:19 am Christoph Weyse: Symphony No. 7
Royal Danish Orchestra / Michael Schonwandt
Dacapo 226105 Buy now
5:49 am Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 68433 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Zoltan Kodaly: Intermezzo for String Trio
Virgin 45015 Buy now
6:06 am Wayne Barlow: Night Song
Eastman Philharmonia / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 Buy now
6:16 am Johannes Brahms: Contemplation (Wie Melodien zieht es mir)
Martin Frost, clarinet
Bis 1823 Buy now
6:20 am Ernest Farrar: English Pastoral Impressions
Philharmonia Orchestra / Alasdair Mitchell
Chandos 9586 Buy now
6:36 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 1
German Chamber Philharmonic
David Fray, piano
Virgin 13064 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
This week's episode features extraordinary performances of Dvorak, Hindemith, and Bach by incredible young musicians.
 10 AM - 12 PM
Saturday Classics
10:06 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for 3 Trumpets
English Chamber Orchestra / Simon Preston
Hannes Laubin, trumpet
DG 431817 Buy now
10:17 am Gjermund Haugen: Tjonneblomen
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
10:22 am Georg Anton Benda: Symphony No. 7
Prague Chamber Orchestra / Christian Benda
Naxos 553409 Buy now
10:35 am Traditional Danish: Ae Romeser
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
10:39 am Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra / Iona Brown
Virgin 45224 Buy now
11:07 am Alexandre Desplat: Argo: The Mission
Studio Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
Warner 39382 Buy now
11:10 am Alexandre Desplat: My Week with Marilyn: Remembering Marilyn
Studio Orchestra / Conrad Pope
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 98367 Buy now
11:14 am Alexandre Desplat: The Queen: Hills of Scotland
London Symphony Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
Milan 36185 Buy now
11:18 am Alexandre Desplat: The Imitation Game: Main Title
London Symphony Orchestra / Alexandre Desplat
Dave Arch, piano
Sony 1212 Buy now
11:23 am Michael Giacchino: Up: Carl Goes Up
Studio Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Walt Disney 1372702 Buy now
11:28 am Michael Giacchino: Jurassic World: Costa Rican Standoff
Studio Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Backlot 605 Buy now
11:32 am Michael Giacchino: Inside Out: The Joy of Credits
Studio Orchestra / Tim Simonec
Walt Disney 2064702 Buy now
11:38 am Dario Marianelli: Anna Karenina: Overture
Studio Orchestra / Benjamin Wallfisch
London/Decca 17596 Buy now
11:42 am Dario Marianelli: Pride and Prejudice: Dawn
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 5620 Buy now
11:47 am Thomas Newman: American Beauty: Any Other Name
Nikolaj Bloch
Warner 54928 Buy now
11:50 am Thomas Newman: Bridge of Spies: Sunlit Silence
Studio Orchestra / Thomas Newman
Hollywood 2280802 Buy now
11:55 am Thomas Newman: Little Women: Orchard House (Main Title)
London Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Newman
Sony 66922 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Agustin Barrios: Waltz No. 3
Berta Rojas, guitar
ON Music 7488 Buy now
12:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Double Concerto
Gli Incogniti
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Harmonia Mundi 902249 Buy now
12:18 pm Eduard Strauss: Bahn frei
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra / Mika Eichenholz
Marco Polo 223471 Buy now
12:22 pm Eduard Strauss: Ohne Bremse Polka (Without Brakes)
Vienna Philharmonic / Zubin Mehta
DG 8289 Buy now
12:26 pm Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 2
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 7000 Buy now
12:47 pm Gaspard Fritz: Sinfonia No. 5
La Stagione Frankfurt / Michael Schneider
CPO 777696 Buy now
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Lyric Opera of Chicago
Massenet's "Thais"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
5:01 pm Johann Goldberg: Sonata for Two Violins: Gigue and Presto
Musica Alta Ripa
Dabringhaus 3090709 Buy now
5:07 pm Brian Packham: South American Suite
Camerata Bariloche
Chris Norman, flute
Dorian 90250 Buy now
5:18 pm Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 5 "Egyptian"
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67331 Buy now
5:47 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra / Kazuhiro Koizumi
CBC 5080 Buy now
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
A live broadcast from Saenger Theater in New Orleans, LA
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Louis Langree conducts the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in Ravel's Mother Goose Suite and the Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2. Lang Lang plays the Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3.
 10 PM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
10:01 pm Henry Purcell: Sonata No. 8
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 8663 Buy now
10:06 pm Gerald Finzi: A Severn Rhapsody
Northern Sinfonia / Howard Griffiths
Naxos 553566 Buy now
10:15 pm Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Sonata No. 1
Gervase de Peyer, clarinet
Chandos 8563 Buy now
10:38 pm Ernest Bloch: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Amadeus Chamber Orchestra / Agnieszka Duczmal
CPO 999096 Buy now
 11 PM
11:01 pm Sigurd Islandsmoen: Forest Clearing
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
11:07 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Sonata No. 12
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 70 Buy now
11:19 pm John Williams: Day's End
John Williams, guitar
JCW 1 Buy now
11:22 pm George Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow
London Symphony Orchestra / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9902 Buy now
11:30 pm Edward Elgar: Cello Concerto
Radio Philharmonic Netherlands / Jac van Steen
Pieter Wispelwey, cello
Channel Classics 12998 Buy now

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