Wednesday Oct. 1, 2014
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Playing this hour.
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Radames Gnattali: Corta jaca
Robin Hill, guitar
Peter Wiltschinsky, guitar
ASV 2094 
12:06 am Carter Pann: The Bills: William Bolcom
Joel Hastings, piano
Naxos 559751 
12:11 am Robert Gauldin: Pavane
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra / Howard Hanson
Mercury 434347 
12:18 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 85 "The Queen"
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 438727 
12:41 am Peteris Vasks: Lauda
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am William Alwyn: Concerto Grosso No. 2: 1st movement
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 570145 
1:06 am Charles Alkan: La chanson de la folle au bord de la mer
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67890 
1:11 am Frederick Delius: Caprice and Elegy
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Eric Fenby
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Unicorn 2077 
1:20 am John Dowland: Sir John Smith, his Almain
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907515 
1:23 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Virgin 90832 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna": Minuet and Trio
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907280 
2:06 am Franz Liszt: Soirees de Vienne: Valse-Caprice No. 6
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
DG 11458 
2:13 am Henry Purcell: Distressed Innocence
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90309 
2:26 am Brenno Blauth: Concertino for Oboe and Strings
Camerata Bariloche
Andres Spiller, oboe
Dorian 90249 
2:44 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 7
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Philips 410048 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Enrique Granados: Three Poetic Waltzes
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322 
3:06 am Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 9 "Butterfly"
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 61885 
3:07 am Gabriel Faure: String Quartet
Medici String Quartet
Nimbus 5114 
3:37 am Samuel Barber: School for Scandal Overture
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
EMI 49463 
3:47 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Spring
Trondheim Soloists / Anne-Sophie Mutter
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 463259 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Trevor Duncan: The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67148 
4:06 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz)
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80314 
4:17 am Frederick Delius: Over the Mountains High
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
John Lenehan, piano
Naxos 572902 
4:21 am Franz Schubert: German Dances and Trios
Moscow Virtuosi / Vladimir Spivakov
RCA 60452 
4:39 am Giuseppe Valentini: String Concerto
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 435393 
 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
 11 PM
Classical Music

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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
Interview: Michael Saag, M.D., Discusses His New Book
Sustainability: Birmingham Mayor William Bell
SUSTAINABILITY: Grant Brigham Of Jones Valley Teaching Farm
INTERVIEW: AdvancED CEO Mark Elgart
INTERVIEW: Anne-Marie Slaughter
INTERVIEW: Controversial Comedian (And More) Bill Maher

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