Wednesday May 25, 2016
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Playing this hour.
 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Gillian Martin
12:01 am Henry Purcell: 3 Parts on a Ground
Cypres 1633 
12:06 am Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto
London Symphony Orchestra / Michael Tilson Thomas
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
RCA 61677 
12:24 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 34
Lindsay String Quartet
ASV 637 
12:40 am Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 431160 
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind: Tara Theme
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 411037 
1:06 am Amilcare Ponchielli: Euphonium Concerto
Mecklenburg Staatskapelle Schwerin / Matthias Foremny
Roland Froscher, euphonium
Dabringhaus 9011642 
1:20 am Manuel de Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat: Suite
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 62586 
1:34 am Johann Sebastian Bach: French Suite No. 6
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 433313 
1:50 am David Crowell: Waiting in the Rain for Snow
Now Ensemble
New Amsterdam 29 
 2 AM
2:01 am Chick Corea: Spain
Quartet San Francisco
Jeremy Cohen, violin
Kayo Miki, violin
Emily Onderdonk, viola
Joel Cohen, cello
ViolinJazz 105 
2:06 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Oboe Sonata
Berlin Baroque Trio
Berlin 9184 
2:19 am Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 412176 
2:49 am Philip Glass: Company
London Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green
EMI 6624 
 3 AM
3:01 am Camille Saint-Saens: Winter Serenade (Serenade d'Hiver)
Asbury Brass Quintet
Albany 273 
3:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 36
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Teldec 35793 
3:19 am Frederick Delius: Fennimore and Gerda: Intermezzo
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8372 
3:25 am Sulkhan Tsintsadze: Miniatures
Georgian Chamber Orchestra / Lisa Batiashvili
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sony 33400 
3:40 am Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Tamas Vasary
Chandos 8913 
 4 AM
4:01 am Wu Zuqiang/Du Mingxin: The Mermaid Suite: Dance of 24 Mermaids
China National Symphony Orchestra / Zuohuang Chen
Philips 536326 
4:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 3
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451 
4:30 am Thomas Newman: American Beauty: American Beauty
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Alexander Shelley
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4792954 
4:34 am Jean Sibelius: Pohjola's Daughter
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Chandos 8965 
4:49 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 24
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 45544 
 5 AM
5:01 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings "Conch Shell"
I Musici
Philips 438876 
5:06 am Luigi Boccherini: Symphony
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8414 
5:24 am Traditional: The Lark in the Clear Air
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Duke Dobing, flute
Collegium 120 
5:29 am Giuseppe Demachi: Sinfonia "Le campane di Roma" ("Bells of Rome")
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 63430 
5:47 am Gioacchino Rossini: William Tell: Overture
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
DG 431653 
 6 AM - 10 AM
QED Morning Show
with Anna Singer
Live from Oakland with local arts, BBC News, traffic, weather and morning favorites.
 10 AM
Mid-day Classics
10:01 am Alessandro Scarlatti: Garden of Roses (Il giardino di rose): Sinfonia
Accademia Bizantina / Ottavio Dantone
London/Decca 470650 
10:06 am Reinhold Gliere: The Red Poppy: Russian Sailor's Dance
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 426247 
10:10 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2: Badinerie
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra / Karl Munchinger
London/Decca 460250 
10:13 am Franz Schubert: Violin Sonatina No. 2
Andrew Manze, violin
Richard Egarr, fortepiano
Harmonia Mundi 907445 
10:38 am Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5318 
10:47 am John Hebden: Concerto No. 5
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8339 
 11 AM
11:01 am Veljo Tormis: Calling Home the Cattle
Tapiola Choir / Erkki Pohjola
Finlandia 921 
11:06 am Grace Williams: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Groves
Lyrita 323 
11:19 am Carl Maria von Weber: Symphony No. 2
London Classical Players / Roger Norrington
EMI 55348 
11:40 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 31
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 432760 
 12 PM
12:01 pm Heikki Aaltoila: The Wedding Waltz
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 
12:06 pm Carl Stamitz: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9358 
12:21 pm Traditional Irish: The Irish Session Suite: Hornpipe
Kevin Burke, violin
Andrew Ehrlich, violin
Charles Noble, viola
Justin Kagan, cello
Loftus 4 
12:28 pm Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419628 
12:52 pm Leroy Anderson: Piano Concerto: 3rd movement
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Stewart Goodyear, piano
Telarc 80112 
 1 PM
1:01 pm Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": Finale
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
CBC 5225 
1:06 pm Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 1
Radio Chamber Orchestra / Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 
1:26 pm Aoife O'Donovan: Show Me
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 21593 
1:32 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 1
CBC Vancouver Orchestra / Mario Bernardi
James Sommerville, horn
CBC 5172 
1:43 pm Ignaz Moscheles: Anticipations of Scotland
Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra / Howard Shelley
Howard Shelley, piano
Hyperion 67276 
 2 PM
Late Day Classics
2:01 pm New Classical Tracks
2:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Winter
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Claudio Abbado
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Philips 420216 
2:16 pm Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Jan Lisiecki, piano
DG 4795327 
2:47 pm William Boyce: Symphony No. 8
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Argo 417824 
 3 PM
3:01 pm Thomas C. Kelly: Pastoral and Reel
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 
3:06 pm Carl Maria von Weber: Grand Duo Concertant
Charles Stier, clarinet
William Bloomquist, piano
Elan 2238 
3:25 pm George Gershwin: Three Preludes
Modern Mandolin Quartet
Windham Hill 11135 
3:34 pm Alessandro Marcello: Trumpet Concerto
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Maurice Andre, trumpet
EMI 64100 
3:49 pm Alexander Glazunov: Concert Waltz No. 1
Philharmonia Orchestra / Evgeny Svetlanov
EMI 69361 
 4 PM
4:01 pm Felicien David: Les Brises d'Orient: Souvenir d'Occident
Daniel Blumenthal, piano
Marco Polo 223376 
4:06 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio Overture
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 415276 
4:14 pm Hubert Parry: An English Suite
English Symphony Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 
4:34 pm Emil Waldteufel: The Skaters Waltz
Gulbenkian Orchestra / Michel Swierczewski
Nimbus 5264 
4:45 pm George Frideric Handel: Trio Sonata
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Philips 412595 
 5 PM
5:01 pm Claude Debussy: Etude No. 11: for arpeggios
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 83940 
5:06 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Gavotte
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 910 
5:12 pm Samuel Wesley: Symphony No. 4
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9823 
5:27 pm Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Overture
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80039 
5:40 pm Antonin Dvorak: Sonatina
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3191 
 6 PM
6:01 pm Miklos Rozsa: Madame Bovary: Waltz
City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Silva 1056 
6:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 19
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 45714 
6:23 pm William Dawson: Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit
Seraphic Fire / Patrick Dupre Quigley
SFM 15 
6:27 pm Gioacchino Rossini: L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers): Overture
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 433074 
6:35 pm Antonio Valente: Neopolitan Galliard
Hesperion XX / Jordi Savall
Alia Vox 9820 
6:41 pm Cesar Franck: Symphonic Variations
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Jorge Bolet, piano
London/Decca 417487 
 7 PM - 9 PM
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
with Jim Cunningham
Gustavo Gimeno conducts Greenwoods There Will Be Blood, Stravinskys Jeu de cartes and Ravels Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et Chloe. Palbo Villegas performs Rodrigos Fantasia Para una Gentilhombre.
 9 PM
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Pastoral Symphonies - Featuring music inspired by bucolic nature scenes, including Pastoral symphonies by Beethoven and Vaughan Williams, and Richard Strauss Alpine Symphony. Well also feature readings from the American naturalist John Muir.
 10 PM - 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Gillian Martin

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