Saturday Jul. 30, 2016
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Playing this hour.
 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Carl Stamitz: Concerto for Viola and Orchestra: Finale
Cologne Chamber Orchestra / Helmut Muller-Bruhl
Wolfram Christ, viola
Schwann 11060 
12:06 am Georges Enescu: Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler
RCA 6213 
12:18 am Bedrich Smetana: Piano Trio
Ian Swensen, violin
Christopher Costanza, cello
Wu Han, piano
Music@Menlo 20044 
12:47 am Franz Doppler: Hungarian Pastoral Fantasy
English Chamber Orchestra / Steuart Bedford
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652 
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Gerald Finzi: Love's Labours Lost: 3 Soliloquies
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5101 
1:06 am Ottorino Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 55600 
1:23 am Igor Stravinsky: Suite Italienne
Dora Bratchkova, violin
Aldo Orvieto, piano
CPO 999941 
1:42 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 3
Trio Settecento
Cedille 129 
 2 AM
2:01 am Joseph Canteloube: Songs of the Auvergne: Shepherd's Song
Lyon Opera Orchestra / Kent Nagano
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Erato 96559 
2:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2 "Little Russian"
London Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Muti
EMI 67314 
2:40 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 31
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 89363 
 3 AM
3:01 am Johan Halvorsen: Festival March
Latvian National Symphony Orchestra / Terje Mikkelsen
Simax 1199 
3:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Serenade for Winds
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 417452 
3:32 am Francis Poulenc: Les animaux modeles (The Model Animals)
French National Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 452937 
3:53 am Miguel del Aguila: Presto No. 2
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge 9302 
 4 AM
4:01 am Gustav Holst: A Moorside Suite: March
London Brass Virtuosi / David Honeyball
Hyperion 66189 
4:06 am Johann Vanhal: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9607 
4:26 am Robert Schumann: Papillons (Butterflies)
Jeanne Golan, piano
Arsis 135 
4:44 am Thomas C. Kelly: O'Carolan Suite in Baroque Style
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 
 5 AM
5:01 am Jules Mouquet: Pan's Flute: Pan and the Nymphs
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Philippe Auguin
Manuela Wiesler, flute
Bis 529 
5:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 87
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 412888 
5:28 am Cary Ratcliff: Ode to Common Things: Oda a las Cosas
Conspirare / Craig Hella Johnson
Harmonia Mundi 807637 
5:40 am Uuno Klami: The Cobblers on the Heath
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo
Ondine 932 
5:49 am Antonin Dvorak: Rondo for Cello
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390 
 6 AM
6:01 am Cecile Chaminade: The Past
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66846 
6:06 am Anton Arensky: Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5347 
6:22 am Richard Wagner: Parsifal: Prelude to Act I
Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi
Philharmonia 102 
6:35 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11133 
6:41 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik
Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer, violin
Nonesuch 79633 
 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
From Louisville, Kentucky, this weeks From the Top features a superb 17-year-old pianist from Brooklyn who wants to devote himself to the work of racially diversifying the world of classical music. Well also hear an entrancing performance of Over the Rainbow performed on marimba by the local teen percussionist, and the Louisville Youth Orchestra perform a brand new piece by American composer Christopher Theofanidis.
 10 AM
Saturday Classics
10:01 am New Classical Tracks
10:06 am Georges Bizet: Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants)
French National Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
EMI 63898 
10:17 am Traditional Japanese: Shingashi Song
Silk Road Ensemble
Kaoru Watanabe, taiko drums
Sony 18101 
10:24 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Trio "Elegiaque"
Barbican Piano Trio
Guild 7242 
10:40 am Sandeep Das/Hu Jianbing/Kojiro Umezaki: If You Shall Return...
Silk Road Ensemble
Bill Frisell, guitar
Sony 18101 
10:49 am Jean Sibelius: Rustic Suite (Suite Champetre)
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 384 
 11 AM
11:01 am Flicks in Five
 12 PM
12:01 pm music continues...
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with LA Opera
Bellinis Norma
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 6 PM - 8 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
Its the first night of the BBC Proms with Sakari Oramo conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in Tchaikovskys Fantasy Overture Romeo & Juliet. Sol Gabetta plays the Elgar Cello Concerto and mezzo soprano Olga Borodina sings the Prokofiev Cantata Alexander Nevsky.
 10 PM - 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen

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