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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Wilhelm Peterson-Berger: Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 Buy now
12:06 am Franz Hoffmeister: Clarinet Quartet
Vlach Quartet Prague
Dieter Klocker, clarinet
CPO 999812 Buy now
12:27 am Ignaz Moscheles: Piano Concerto No. 2
Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra / Howard Shelley
Howard Shelley, piano
Hyperion 67276 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Scott Blankenship
1:01 am Heikki Aaltoila: The Wedding Waltz
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 Buy now
1:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 5
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Warner 28787 Buy now
1:11 am Astor Piazzolla: Chiquilin de Bachin
Ann Hobson Pilot, harp
Harmonia Mundi 907627 Buy now
1:17 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Music for a Garden (Musica para un jardin)
London Symphony Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
EMI 47869 Buy now
1:29 am Ignaz Moscheles: Piano Concerto No. 3
Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra / Howard Shelley
Howard Shelley, piano
Hyperion 67276 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am John Playford: Paul's Steeple and Stingo
Apollo's Banquet
Harmonia Mundi 907186 Buy now
2:06 am Ottorino Respighi: String Quartet
Cremona Quartet
Klanglogo 1400 Buy now
2:38 am Francesco da Milano: Fantasia 33
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 Buy now
2:42 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Motet: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied
Monteverdi Choir / John Eliot Gardiner
Soli Deo Gloria 716 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am Yasushi Akutagawa: Music for Symphony Orchestra: Andante
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra / Ryusuke Numajiri
Naxos 555071 Buy now
3:06 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: May Night Overture
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8327 Buy now
3:17 am Oskar Nedbal: The Tale of Honza: Valse Triste
Dvorak Chamber Orchestra / Miroslav Homolka
Supraphon 111414 Buy now
3:24 am Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 4 (after Corelli)
Academy of Ancient Music / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907261 Buy now
3:34 am Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Trio
Robert Levin, piano
NY Philomusica 62 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 1: Scherzo
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1996 Buy now
4:06 am Karl Goldmark: In Spring Overture
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra / Andras Korodi
Hungaroton 12552 Buy now
4:18 am Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: The Young Juliet
Helen Callus, viola
ASV 1184 Buy now
4:22 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 1
Prague Symphony Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek
Supraphon 110969 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Minuets with Contredances
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra / Hans Graf
LaserLight 15887 Buy now
5:06 am Edvard Grieg: Lyric Suite
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 572403 Buy now
5:23 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Concerto No. 11
The King's Violins / Bernard Labadie
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Erato 62626 Buy now
5:45 am Kurt Atterberg: Suite No. 7
Camerata Nordica / Ulf Wallin
CPO 777156 Buy now
 6 AM
with Angela Mariani
A Soundtrack to the Middle Ages - Knights, peasants, crusades, chants, and saints-this week on Harmonia, we're looking at features of medieval European history, punctuated with music, of course. Join us for "A Soundtrack to the Middle Ages."
 7 AM - 11 AM
Sunday Baroque
Every year, the first of January is designated as a day to celebrate those whose last names begin with the letter Z. It's their chance to go FIRST for a change! So on the first Sunday of the new year, Sunday Baroque will mark the occasion with music by Jan Zelenka, Domenico Zipoli, and Lorenzo Zavateri, to name a few.
 11 AM
Classical Music
with Lynn Warfel
11:01 am John Playford/Henry Purcell: Wallom Green/Curtain Tune
Bjarte Eike, violin
Rubicon 1017 Buy now
11:06 am Francois Francoeur: Cello Sonata
Zuill Bailey, cello
Delos 3326 Buy now
11:18 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3
Zefiro / Alfredo Bernardini
Arcana 400 Buy now
11:41 am Daniel Elder: Elegy
Westminster Choir College / Joe Miller
WCC 1310 Buy now
11:45 am Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture
Berlin Philharmonic / Claudio Abbado
DG 429765 Buy now
 12 PM
12:01 pm Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 9 "L'adieu"
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 432303 Buy now
12:06 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 6
Philharmonia Orchestra / Simon Wright
John Anderson, oboe
Nimbus 5188 Buy now
12:15 pm Traditional Faroese: Staedelil
Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550 Buy now
12:19 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 34
Dresden State Orchestra / Colin Davis
Philips 426236 Buy now
12:42 pm John Williams: Song without Words
John Williams, guitar
JCW 1 Buy now
12:46 pm Felix Mendelssohn: Variations serieuses (Serious Variations)
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902195 Buy now
 1 PM
1:01 pm Carl Stamitz: Orchestral Quartet No. 5: Rondo
NZSO Chamber Orchestra / Donald Armstrong
Naxos 557671 Buy now
1:07 pm Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Overture
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey
CBC 5231 Buy now
1:18 pm Niccolo Paganini: Caprice No. 18
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Avie 2374 Buy now
1:22 pm Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8414 Buy now
1:42 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 13
Alfred Brendel, piano
London/Decca 4782116 Buy now
 2 PM
Classical Music
with Mindy Ratner
2:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 2: Sarabande
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 62793 Buy now
2:07 pm David Diamond: Rounds for String Orchestra
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz
Nonesuch 79002 Buy now
2:22 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship
Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
London/Decca 417301 Buy now
2:34 pm Louis Spohr: Clarinet Concerto No. 4
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Kenneth Sillito
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 79786 Buy now
 3 PM
3:01 pm Jose Serebrier (after Bizet): Carmen Symphony: Gypsy Dance
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Bis 1305 Buy now
3:07 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 4
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 422517 Buy now
3:19 pm Girolamo Frescobaldi: Three Pieces
Swiss Italian Orchestra / Dennis Russell Davies
ECM 2485 Buy now
3:32 pm Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434321 Buy now
3:49 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Oboe and Bassoon
City of London Sinfonia / Nicholas Kraemer
Naxos 553204 Buy now
 4 PM
4:01 pm Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Cypres 1633 Buy now
4:06 pm Tie-Shan Liu: Yao Dance
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3308 Buy now
4:15 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 4782721 Buy now
4:47 pm Gioacchino Rossini: Semiramide: Overture
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 431653 Buy now
 5 PM - 7 PM
Sunday at the Symphony
with the Lucerne Festival
The Lucerne Festival Orchestra, under the baton of conductor Riccardo Chailly, has prepared several of the German composer's tone poems - including that famed cultural touchstone Thus Spoke Zarathustra; Death and Transfiguration; and Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks.
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts a festival of great music from Vienna, including music by Haydn, Mozart and Schubert. Till Fellner plays the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3.
 9 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
9:01 pm Erik Marchelie: Tango
Duo Similia
Analekta 9817 Buy now
9:06 pm Charles Tomlinson Griffes: The White Peacock
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3099 Buy now
9:15 pm Joaquin Turina: Piano Quintet
Lincoln Trio
Jasmine Lin, violin
Cedille 150 Buy now
9:46 pm Edward MacDowell: To a Wild Rose
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra / Richard Auldon Clark
Koch 7282 Buy now
9:49 pm William S Lloyd Webber: Aurora
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Skaila Kanga, harp
Chandos 9595 Buy now
 10 PM
10:01 pm Lou Harrison: Elegy, to Calvin Simmons
California Symphony / Barry Jekowsky
Argo 455590 Buy now
10:07 pm Jane Antonia Cornish: Nocturne No. 2
Innova 928 Buy now
10:14 pm Frank Bridge: Three Idylls
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3263 Buy now
10:27 pm Aaron Jay Kernis: String Quartet No. 2 "musica instrumentalis": Sarabande Double, Sarabande Simple
Jasper String Quartet
Dorian 92142 Buy now
10:45 pm Anna Clyne: Prince of Clouds
Curtis 20/21 Ensemble / Vinay Parameswaran
Jennifer Koh, violin
Cedille 146 Buy now
 11 PM
Music Through the Night
with Valerie Kahler
11:01 pm John Field: Nocturne No. 7
Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano
London/Decca 4789672 Buy now
11:06 pm Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 6 "Tragic": Andante
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 47581 Buy now
11:23 pm John Williams: Slow Change
John Williams, guitar
JCW 1 Buy now
11:27 pm Paul Creston: Gregorian Chant
New York Chamber Orchestra / Arthur Lief
Vanguard 4076 Buy now
11:40 pm Claude Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Marina Piccinini, flute
ECM 2345 Buy now

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