Wednesday Apr. 16, 2014
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Playing this hour.
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Robert Ballard: Village Dances
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 6497 
12:06 am Lionel Daunais: Le pont mirabeau (The Mirabeau Bridge)
Musica Intima
Atma 2613 
12:10 am Claude Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances
Oberlin 21 / Bridget-Michaele Reischl
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80694 
12:22 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral"
Philharmonia Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 61194 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Filippo Azzaiolo: Chi passa
Silk Road Ensemble
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89782 
1:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: La Cetra: Violin Concerto No. 9
La Serenissima / Adrian Chandler
Adrian Chandler, violin
Sara Deborah Struntz, violin
Avie 2201 
1:16 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 10 for 2 Pianos
Berlin Philharmonic / Semyon Bychkov
Katia & Marielle Labeque, piano
Philips 426241 
1:43 am Stanley Myers: The Deer Hunter: Cavatina
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
1:47 am Bernhard Crusell: Variations on a Swedish Air
English Chamber Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 585 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 6: Gavotte
Pierre Fournier, cello
DG 419359 
2:06 am Georgs Pelecis: Flowering Jasmine
Kremerata Baltica / Gidon Kremer
Gidon Kremer, violin
Andrei Pushkarev, percussion
Nonesuch 287228 
2:13 am Eric Whitacre: Sleep, my Child
Eric Whitacre Singers / Eric Whitacre
London/Decca 16636 
2:21 am Edvard Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Erato 34137 
2:27 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1986 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Vilem Blodek: Flute Concerto: 1st movement
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Uros Lajovic
Karl Bernhard Sebon, flute
Schwann 11608 
3:06 am Traditional: Simple Gifts
Dale Warland Singers / Dale Warland
Linda Chatterton, flute
Jeffrey Van, guitar
Gothic 49243 
3:09 am Ottorino Respighi: Sevres of Ancient France
Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Adriano
Marco Polo 223346 
3:17 am Carlos Guastavino: La rosa y el sauce (The Rose and the Willow)
Kim Kashkashian, viola
Robert Levin, piano
ECM 1975 
3:22 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Cleveland Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi
London/Decca 421082 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Arne Eggen: Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 
4:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Recorder Concerto
Pamela Thorby, recorder
Linn 183 
4:17 am Paulo Bellinati: Jongo
Duo Transatlantique
4:24 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 3
Michelle Makarski, violin
Keith Jarrett, piano
ECM 2230 
4:42 am Gustav Holst: Indra
Ulster Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 572914 
 5 AM - 9 AM
Morning Edition
with NPR's Steve Inskeep and Renee Montagne
Featuring the day's top stories, news in context, thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts.
 9 AM - 11 AM
The Diane Rehm Show
For more than 30 years, consummate interviewer Diane Rehm has offered her listeners compelling conversations with the world's most interesting and important people.
 11 AM
Fresh Air
with Terry Gross
A daily interview and features program opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.
 12 PM - 3 PM
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
Combines the best in news journalism with intelligent, broad-ranging conversation that updates the news from the morning and adds important conversations on public policy and foreign affairs, science and technology, and the arts.
 3 PM - 6 PM
All Things Considered
with NPR's Robert Siegel, Melissa Block, and Audie Cornish
Breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special features.
 6 PM
Marketplace (6:00 - 6:30 p.m.)
with Kai Ryssdal
Marketplace, the award-winning daily program about business and finance, is a fresh, new way of reporting business and finance subjects. Putting a human face on the global economy, Marketplace illuminates the ways that international business and finance relate to your life.
All Things Considered (6:30 - 7:00 p.m.)
with NPR's Robert Siegel, Melissa Block, and Audie Cornish
 7 PM - 9 PM
The World Cafe
with David Dye
Making sense of a world of music with diversity and discovery. Hear the musicians who are shaping our cultural landscape.
 9 PM
 10 PM
Classical Music
10:01 pm Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 1
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
Philips 411137 
10:06 pm John Playford: Grimstock and Rufty, Tufty
Broadside Band / Jeremy Barlow
Harmonia Mundi 901152 
10:10 pm Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 572403 
10:31 pm Luigi Boccherini: Cello Concerto No. 6
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 447022 
10:50 pm Leevi Madetoja: Night Revels
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jorma Panula
YLE 9803 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm music continues...

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