Thursday May 15, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Max Bruch: Serenade for Strings: Andante
Wuppertal Symphony Orchestra / George Hanson
Dabringhaus 3351096 
12:06 am Mikhail Glinka: Piano Trio "Pathetique"
MidtVest Ensemble
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:23 am Johann Wagenaar: Vienna 3/4 Time - Waltz Cycle
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 425833 
12:34 am Claude Debussy: Children's Corner
Ulster Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 8756 
12:52 am Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia for Strings
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Analekta 3171 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 2 "Klavierstucke"
Daniel Pollack, piano
Four Winds 3004 
1:06 am Giacomo Puccini: Madame Butterfly: One fine day
Vienna Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
Mirella Freni, soprano
London/Decca 467632 
1:11 am Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Bis 1305 
1:31 am Gaspar Sanz: Dances
Turibio Santos, guitar
Erato 55028 
1:39 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 5
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Bridge 9274 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Christoph Graupner: Concerto: Allegro
L'Ensemble des Idees heureuses / Genevieve Soly
Analekta 3162 
2:06 am George Frideric Handel: Sonata for Flute and Continuo (Halle No. 3)
Frans Bruggen, flute
Anner Bylsma, cello
Bob van Asperen, organ
Sony 60100 
2:14 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 
2:24 am Camille Saint-Saens: Fantasy for Harp
Marion Hoffman, harp
Capriccio 10165 
2:35 am Muzio Clementi: Piano Concerto
Philharmonia Orchestra / Francesco d'Avalos
Pietro Spada, piano
ASV DCA 802 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Pablo de Sarasate: Introduction and Tarantella
Abbey Road Ensemble / Lawrence Foster
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475 
3:06 am Francesco da Milano: Fantasia No. 33
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 
3:09 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 4
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Eric Ruske, horn
Telarc 80367 
3:27 am Jan Sweelinck: Unter der Linden grune
Andrew Rangell, piano
Bridge 9216 
3:32 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 4 "Mozartiana"
San Diego Chamber Orchestra / Donald Barra
Koch 7042 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am John Field: Nocturne No. 2
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 8719 
4:06 am Henry Purcell: Dioclesian Instrumental Music
Purcell Quartet
Chandos 571 
4:10 am Amilcare Ponchielli: Dance of the Hours
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
DG 429494 
4:23 am Aaron Copland: Danzon Cubano
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Aaron Copland
Sony 42429 
4:30 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Trio No. 1 "London"
Laurel Zucker, flute
Renee Siebert, flute
Samuel Magill, cello
Cantilena 66013 
4:41 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 2
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
Ramin Bahrami, piano
London/Decca 4782956 
 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 Richard Strauss: Andante for Horn and Piano
Hermann Baumann, horn
Leonard Hokanson, piano
Philips 416816 
10:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Violins
Raglan Baroque Players / Nicholas Kraemer
Monica Huggett, violin
Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin
Virgin 90803 
10:15 pm Benjamin Godard: Jocelyn: Berceuse
Duo Similia
Nadia Labrie, flute
Annie Labrie, guitar
Analekta 9810 
10:22 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society
Delos 3185 
10:34 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 1
Gottinger Symphony Orchestra / Christoph-Mathias Mueller
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 144 
10:43 pm Arthur Bliss: Piano Quartet
Peter Donohoe, piano
Laurence Jackson, violin
Martin Outram, viola
Michal Kaznowski, cello
Naxos 555931 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
Sony 61963 
11:06 pm Franz Liszt: Consolation No. 3
Sarah Chang, violin
EMI 54352 
11:11 pm Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
London Symphony Orchestra / Kristian Jarvi
DG 16170 
11:21 pm Jean Lheritier: Nigra sum
Stile Antico
Harmonia Mundi 807489 
11:29 pm Josef Suk: Serenade for Strings
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek
Chandos 9063 

WBHM Interviews

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
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
INTERVIEW: Alabama Teacher Of The Year Alison Grizzle
INTERVIEW: Hoover School Bus Supporter Trisha Powell Crain

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