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| Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004

Today

7 a.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Humankind.

7 a.m. WQED (89.3 FM): St. Paul Sunday -- Performance by Contrasts.

1 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): From The Top -- The first honoree of the From The Top Young Composer Project.

2 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra -- Mariss Jansons conducts with a performance by pianist Alfred Brendel.

5 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): Performance in Pittsburgh -- Edward MacDowell's piano sonatas.

6 p.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Anderson Little Report -- "Understanding the Medicare Drug Benefit Plan, Part 2."

6 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): Vocal Scene -- "The Return of Renata Tebaldi, Part 2."

7 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): A Night at the Opera -- Jacques Offenbach's "Orpheus in the Underworld." Marc Minkowski conducts with performances by tenor Yann Beuron, soprano Natalie Dessay, and Chorus and Orchestra of the National Opera, Lyon.

10 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): Pipedreams -- American composer and performer Emma Lou Diemer.

Monday

7 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra -- Mariss Jansons conducts with a performance by pianist Alfred Brendel.

10 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): SymphonyCast -- James DePreist conducts the musicians of the Tanglewood Music Center.

Midnight WQED (89.3 FM): Live at the Concertgebouw -- Performances by Osiris Trio and clarinetist Harmen de Boer.

Tuesday

Midnight WQED (89.3 FM): International Keyboard Festival -- Performance by pianist Idil Biret.

Wednesday

Midnight WQED (89.3 FM): Music@Menlo -- Performances by the Saint Lawrence String Quartet, violist Geraldine Walther and cellist Carter Brey.

Thursday

10 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): Performance in Pittsburgh -- Edward MacDowell's piano sonatas.

Midnight WQED (89.3 FM): Music from Chautauqua -- Performances by the New Arts Trio and the Audubon Quartet

Friday

10 p.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Jazz Set with Dee Dee Bridgewater -- Randy Weston's African rhythms at the Kennedy Center.

11 p.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Jazz Profiles -- Jimmy Heath.

Midnight WQED (89.3 FM): Record Shelf.

Saturday

6 a.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Commonwealth Club of California.

Noon WQED (89.3 FM): Special -- A live broadcast from the Johnstown FolkFest.

2 p.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz -- Henry Mancini.

6 p.m. WDUQ (90.5 FM): Special -- "The Best of the 2003 Ford Detroit International Jazz Festival."

6 p.m. WQED (89.3 FM): A Prairie Home Companion -- A live broadcast from the Grandstand at the Minnesota State Fair in St. Paul.

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