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 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen
12:01 am Giacomo Meyerbeer: The Prophet: Ballet of the Skaters: Quadrilles des patineurs
Michal Nesterowicz
Naxos 573076 Buy now
12:06 am Francis Poulenc: Flute Sonata
Karin Aurell, flute
Leaf Music 202 Buy now
12:19 am Edward Elgar: Sospiri (Sighs)
David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 557320 Buy now
12:25 am Igor Stravinsky: Petruchka
David Zinman
Telarc 80270 Buy now
 1 AM
Music Through the Night
with Ward Jacobson
1:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 3: Loure
Hilary Hahn, violin
Sony 62793 Buy now
1:06 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 20
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4783206 Buy now
1:10 am Sergei Prokofiev: Summer Day
Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66499 Buy now
1:27 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 18
DG 4795982 Buy now
 2 AM
2:01 am Joseph Lauber: Four Medieval Dances: Pavane
Rachel Talitman, harp
Harp & Co 505031 Buy now
2:06 am Agathe Grondahl: Fantasy Pieces: Summer Song
Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 Buy now
2:09 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
Neville Marriner
John Miller, bassoon
Pro Arte 195 Buy now
2:30 am Vladimir Martynov: The Beatitudes
Jonathan Stockhammer
Mari Samuelsen, violin
DG 4835869 Buy now
2:35 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 "Appassionata"
Jonathan Biss, piano
JB Recordings 15029 Buy now
 3 AM
3:01 am John Dowland: A Dream
Jakob Lindberg, orpharion
Bis 824 Buy now
3:06 am Paul Hindemith: Mathis der Maler (Mathis the Painter): Angel's Concert
Yoel Levi
Telarc 80195 Buy now
3:17 am Amy Beach: Dreaming
Anna Shelest, piano
Sorel 15 Buy now
3:23 am Jon Lord: Disguises
Paul Mann
EMI 90528 Buy now
 4 AM
4:01 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80595 Buy now
4:06 am Medley: Shakespearean Suite
Telarc 80556 Buy now
4:11 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski
Oehms 524 Buy now
4:37 am Cyrillus Kreek: Psalms of David: O Lord, I call to Thee
Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi 907311 Buy now
4:40 am Keith Jarrett: Elegy for Violin and Strings
Yuli Turovsky
Eleonora Turovsky, violin
Chandos 9748 Buy now
 5 AM
5:01 am Andre Previn: Vocalise
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Sony 62004 Buy now
5:06 am Claude Debussy: Nocturnes: Nuages (Clouds)
Pierre Boulez
DG 439896 Buy now
5:13 am Aleksander Yasnev: Les illusions non perdue
Anton Baranov, guitar
Fleur de Son 58047 Buy now
5:20 am Franz Danzi: Quintet for Piano and Winds
Love Derwinger, piano
Bis 592 Buy now
5:42 am Jean Sibelius: Belshazzar's Feast Suite
Sakari Oramo
Chandos 20136 Buy now
 6 AM
6:01 am Joe Hisaishi: The Rain
Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 Buy now
6:06 am Carlos Salzedo: Song in the Night (Chanson dans la Nuit)
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71273 Buy now
6:10 am Fernando Sor: Six airs from Mozart's "Magic Flute"
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 66578 Buy now
6:21 am Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
Virgin 19045 Buy now
6:53 am Oskar Nedbal: Andersen: Entr'acte
Miroslav Homolka
Supraphon 111413 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
From the Midwest Young Artists Conservatory in Highwood, Illinois, this week's From the Top features a line-up of all Chicago-area young musicians, including fantastic teenage piano trio playing Cassado and seven members of the Percussion Scholarship Group of Chicago.
 10 AM - 1 PM
Saturday Classics
10:01 am New Classical Tracks
10:06 am Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 6
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 53285 Buy now
10:10 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 8
Philips 422370 Buy now
10:42 am music continues...
 1 PM - 5 PM
Saturday at the Opera
with Lyric Opera of Chicago
Bellini's "Norma"
 5 PM
Saturday Afternoon Classics
 6 PM - 8 PM
Live from Here
with Chris Thile
 8 PM - 10 PM
with Allison Young
The BBC Proms continues with Peter Eotvos conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Bartok's Dance Suite and Stravinsky's Firebird Suite. Isabelle Faust plays the Violin Concerto by Peter Eotvo.
 10 PM - 12 AM
Music Through the Night
with Bob Christiansen