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 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
12:01 am Edward Elgar: Starlight Express: Waltz
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 
 
12:06 am Rick Sowash: Impressionist Suite No. 2: Caillebotte
Mark Ostoich, oboe
Ron Aufmann, clarinet
Mark Ortwein, bassoon
Sowash 2004 
 
12:11 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Magic Flute: Overture
Norwegian National Opera Orchestra / Rinaldo Alessandrini
Naive 30479 
 
12:19 am Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra / Nicholas McGegan
Harmonia Mundi 907014 
 
12:29 am Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 1
Argenta Trio
Bridge 9338 
 
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 1 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
 
1:01 am Niccolo Paganini: Sonata No. 25
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98400 
 
1:06 am Vincent D'Indy: Suite in the Ancient Style
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Rumon Gamba
Chandos 5157 
 
1:23 am Reinhold Gliere: Folk Song
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3244 
 
1:28 am Camille Saint-Saens: Allegro appassionato
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390 
 
1:32 am Robert Schumann: Piano Trio No. 2
Fontenay Trio
Teldec 90864 
 
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 2 AM
 
2:01 am Anonymous Viennese: Linz Dances
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013 
 
2:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Rusalka: Song to the Moon
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 97779 
 
2:12 am George Frideric Handel: Larghetto
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602 
 
2:18 am Johannes Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn "St. Antoni Chorale"
Houston Symphony Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach
Virgin 61360 
 
2:37 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451 
 
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 3 AM
 
3:01 am Nicola Porpora: Cello Concerto: Finale
La Folia Baroque Orchestra / Robin Peter Muller
Jan Vogler, cello
Sony 9001 
 
3:06 am Claude Debussy: Jeux (Games)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 400023 
 
3:27 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4
The English Consort / Andrew Manze
Andrew Manze, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907385 
 
3:50 am Tan Dun: Eight Memories in Watercolor: Floating Clouds
Beijing Guitar Duo
Tonar 11015 
 
3:52 am Johann Pachelbel: Canon
Paillard Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Francois Paillard
Erato 88020 
 
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 4 AM
 
4:01 am Franz Schubert: March Militaire No. 1
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 68240 
 
4:06 am Oskar Nedbal: The Tale of Honza: Valse Triste
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Libor Pesek
Virgin 59285 
 
4:12 am Edvard Grieg: Norwegian Dance No. 3
Estonian National Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Virgin 44722 
 
4:17 am Osvaldo Golijov: Lullaby and Doina
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO 1005 
 
4:25 am Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Pierre Boulez
DG 457649 
 
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 5 AM
 
5:01 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Invitation to the Polka
Slovak State Phiharmonic, Kosice / Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223218 
 
5:06 am Frederic Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grand Polonaise
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960 
 
5:22 am Emanuel Kirschner: Tzadik Katamar
Essential Voices USA / Judith Clurman
Dorian 92182 
 
5:26 am Carl Maria von Weber: Bassoon Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Philips 432081 
 
5:45 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Viola d'amore and Lute
Bach Sinfonia / Daniel Abraham
Ronn McFarlane, lute
William Bauer, viola d'amore
Dorian 92132 
 
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 6 AM - 10 AM
 
QED Morning Show from Chautauqua
with Jim Cunningham
Jim Cunningham broadcasts live from the back porch of the Chautauqua Ampitheater.
 
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 10 AM - 2 PM
 
Mid-day Classics
with Anna Singer
Enjoy essential classics live from our Oakland studio.
 
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 2 PM - 7 PM
 
Late Day Classics
 
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 7 PM - 9 PM
 
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh
with Stephen Baum
 
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 9 PM
 
Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin
Ravel - A five-part biography on Maurice Ravel.
 
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 10 PM - 12 AM
 
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
 
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