Saturday Feb. 28, 2015
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Playing this hour.
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Heinrich Biber: Sonata No. 9
Parley of Instruments / Roy Goodman
Hyperion 66145 
12:06 am Frank Bridge: Norse Legend
BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Richard Hickox
Chandos 10012 
12:11 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Erich Leinsdorf
RCA 7745 
12:45 am John Williams: Far and Away: Suite
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Analekta 8733 
12:51 am David Roylance: Evening Tide
Halle Orchestra / William Connor
Conifer 15008 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Seville
Turibio Santos, guitar
Erato 55028 
1:06 am Arnold Schoenberg: Suite for Strings
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / John Mauceri
London/Decca 448619 
1:12 am Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess (Pavane pour une infante defunte)
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 449515 
1:21 am Mason Bates: Ford's Farm
Hilary Hahn, violin
Cory Smythe, piano
DG 19103 
1:25 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 1
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 36 
1:39 am Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 3
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Chandos 9199 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Johann Quantz: Flute Concerto No. 161: Presto
Dresden Chamber Soloists
Johannes Walter, flute
ArsVivendi 2100184 
2:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Juditha Triumphans: Noli, o Cara
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Alfredo Bernardini, oboe
Ton Koopman, organ
Sony 90916 
2:11 am Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80296 
2:46 am Traditional Irish: Carrickfergus
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10821 
2:52 am Claude Debussy: Scottish March (Marche ecossaise)
French National Radio and Television Orchestra / Jean Martinon
EMI 69587 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Bengt Hallberg: Blacksmith's Tune
Scandinavian Brass Ensemble / Jorma Panula
Bis 265 
3:06 am Giovanni Pergolesi: Sicilienne
Duo Similia
Analekta 9810 
3:09 am Henri Vieuxtemps: Violin Concerto No. 5
New Symphony Orchestra of London / Malcolm Sargent
Jascha Heifetz, violin
RCA 6214 
3:28 am Richard Danielpour: The Enchanted Garden: Elegy
Christopher Atzinger, piano
MSR 1534 
3:33 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 1
Mito Chamber Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
Shigenori Kudo, flute
Sony 61884 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Giovanni Fontana: Sonata No. 16
Cypres 1633 
4:06 am Gabriel Faure: Fantasy for Flute and Orchestra
English Chamber Orchestra / Steuart Bedford
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652 
4:12 am Christina Courtin: Tralala
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 21593 
4:21 am Frederic Chopin: Scherzo No. 4
Simon Trpceski, piano
EMI 75586 
4:33 am Carl Stamitz: Symphony "The Hunt"
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9358 
4:50 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Morning Papers Waltz
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5405 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am John Playford: Daphne
Les Witches
Alpha 502 
5:06 am John Hebden: Concerto No. 1
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8339 
5:16 am Alexander Scriabin: Etude
Lang Lang, piano
Telarc 80582 
5:19 am Johann Hummel: Fantasia for Viola and Orchestra
Montpellier-Moscow Soloists / Gerard Causse
Gerard Causse, viola
EMI 54817 
5:27 am Mauro Giuliani: Gran Sonata Eroica
Martha Masters, guitar
GSP 1031 
5:39 am Sergei Taneyev: Evening
Houston Chamber Choir / Robert Simpson
MSR 1311 
5:42 am Gareth Walters: Divertimento for Strings
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
CBC 5227 
 6 AM
Classical Music
6:01 am Franz Liszt: Paganini Etude No. 3 "La Campanella"
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 67193 
6:06 am Maurice Ravel: Minuet Antique
London Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
DG 423665 
6:13 am Marco Uccellini: La Trasformata: Sonata No. 4
Arcadian Academy
Harmonia Mundi 907066 
6:18 am Ottorino Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo
Ondine 1165 
6:36 am music continues...
 7 AM - 9 AM
Weekend Edition Saturday
with Scott Simon
Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
 9 AM
Car Talk
with Tom and Ray Magliozzi
Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) are America's funniest auto mechanics. Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers Brothers, and you've got an hour's worth of automotive mayhem!
 10 AM
Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me
with Peter Segal
It's a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers. America's favorite newscaster, NPR's Carl Kasell, is the show's official judge and scorekeeper.
 11 AM
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.
 1 PM
Studio 360
with Kurt Anderson
Public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Meet people who are creating and shaping our culture.
 2 PM
An experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories.
 3 PM
On The Media
Decoding what we hear, read, and see in the media every day and arming us with critical tools necessary to survive the information age.
 4 PM
All Things Considered
All Things Considered deliverers in-depth reporting and transforms the way you understand the world. Listen for an hour of insightful news mixed with commentary and interviews, as well as special--sometimes quirky--features.
 5 PM - 7 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
A two-hour, live, weekly variety program hosted by bestselling author and National Humanities Award-winner Garrison Keillor. Each week's broadcast showcases actors Tim Russell and Sue Scott, and the sound effects of Tom Keith, The Guys' All-Star Shoe Band, and The News from Lake Wobegon, an update from the little town where "all the women are strong, all the men are good looking, and all the children are above average."
 7 PM
Conversations from The World Cafe
Your favorite artists and new soon-to-be favorite artists. Hear the stories behind their songs and dig a little deeper into the music with host David Dye on Conversations from the World Cafe.
 8 PM - 12 AM
An American treasure featuring classic recordings by many of the legends of American music as well as new music by emerging artists from all over the world.

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UA BOT Member On Dr. Ray Watts, UAB Football Controversy
Carsen And Lindley Talk Alabama Schools' Low Test Scores
Federal Judge Puts Temporary Hold on Same-Sex Marriage Decision
UAB Faculty Senate Could Vote For Reassessment of Sports And "No-Confidence"on Watts
INTERVIEW: Big-Picture Perspective On Colleges Ending Football Programs
Protestors Demand Assurances UAB Football Will Not Be Cut
A College For Inmates, And An Interview With Its President
INTERVIEW: Inmate And Horticulture Student Timothy Brown
INTERVIEW: Trisha Powell Crain On Alabama's Low NAEP Ranks
INTERVIEWS With "Make Them Listen" Anti-Illegal-Immigration Protesters
Interview: Nick Patterson, Author of "Birmingham Foot Soldiers: Voices from the Civil Rights Movement"
INTERVIEW: New Jefferson County Schools Chief Craig Pouncey
Life After Prison: Interview With Robin, Student And Tutwiler Inmate
Interview: U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance on Alabama's Heroin Problem
Interview: Reporter Alex Walsh on Alabama's Prison Budget
'Coming Back With Wes Moore' Explores the Struggles of Returning Combat Veterans
Interview: Mark Crosswhite, Alabama Power's New CEO
INTERVIEW: James Willig On The 'Gamification' Of Medical Education, WBHM Event Yields Frank Talk On Hoover School Bus Fees
INTERVIEW: Rick Vest, Counseling Coordinator Of Two-Year College For Prisoners
Interview: Dr. Edward O. Wilson, Biologist and Alabama Native
Tornado Slams Small Alabama Town
Interview: Reporter Brian Lawson Discusses Inmate Healthcare
Interview: Birmingham Barons General Manager Jonathan Nelson
INTERVIEW: Arnold Shober On The Importance Of School Board Leadership
Folk Singer Willie Watson Brings Classic Folk and Blues to Birmingham
Going Natural: It's Not Just a Hairstyle, It's a Lifestyle
Birmingham Native Callie Courter's New Album 'Love is for the Brave'
Interview: Reporter Kelsey Stein on Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women

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