Friday May 16, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 2
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 430425 
12:06 am Giovanni Platti: Cello Concerto
Ensemble Cordia
Stefano Veggetti, cello
Brilliant 94722 
12:20 am Ernesto Lecuona: La Comparsa
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757 
12:24 am Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 "Italian"
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 432123 
12:52 am Wilhelm Stenhammar: Song: Interlude
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra / Okko Kamu
Naxos 553115 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonatensatz
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Connoisseur Society 4202 
1:06 am John Marsh: Symphony No. 7
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 10458 
1:17 am Lili Boulanger: Nocturne
Boson Mo, violin
Andrew Staupe, piano
Young Artists
1:22 am Franz Danzi: Fantasy for Clarinet and Orchestra
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976 
1:32 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 1
Artaria Quartet
Richard Savino, guitar
Harmonia Mundi 907039 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Edward Elgar: Sursum Corda
Catherine Manoukian, violin
Satoshi Sando, piano
Marquis 81281 
2:06 am Alexander Glazunov: Symphony No. 1 "Slavyanskaya"
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Orfeo 93101 
2:39 am Jan Dussek: Harp Sonata
Erica Goodman, harp
Bis 319 
2:47 am Nikolai Kedrov: Otche nash (Our Father)
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir / Paul Hillier
Harmonia Mundi 807410 
2:51 am Jean Sibelius: Finlandia
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 46668 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Francis Poulenc: Three Improvisations
Pascal Roge, piano
London/Decca 425862 
3:06 am Phil Rosheger: Lullaby to Wake Up With
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80707 
3:12 am Johannes Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn "St. Antoni Chorale"
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
Erato 95193 
3:33 am John Tavener: Song for Athene
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Chamber Chorus / Norman Mackenzie
Telarc 80654 
3:40 am Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf: Concerto for Double Bass
Dvorak Chamber Orchestra / Frantisek Vajnar
Frantisek Posta, double bass
Supraphon 110951 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Jules Massenet: Suite from Esclarmonde: Hymenee
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Jean
Marco Polo 223354 
4:06 am Leonard Bernstein: Divertimento: Waltz
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Leonard Bernstein
DG 445486 
4:09 am Maurice Ravel: 2 songs: Nicolette and Rondelay
Robert Shaw Festival Singers / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80408 
4:15 am Antonio Vivaldi: Cello Concerto
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 90916 
4:26 am Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 437817 
 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
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 11 AM
Fresh Air
with Terry Gross
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 12 PM
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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 1 PM - 3 PM
Science Friday
with Ira Flatow
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 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
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Says You! (6:30 - 7:00 p.m.)
with Richard Sher
A game of words and whimsy, bluff and bluster featuring six panelists.
 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 Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 
10:06 pm Nico Muhly: Wish You Were Here
Kitchener Waterloo Symphony / Edwin Outwater
Analekta 9992 
10:15 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 2
I Solisti Italiani
Denon 6305 
10:29 pm Franz Joseph Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 4
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra / Isaac Stern
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 62693 
10:50 pm Franz Berwald: Memory of the Norwegian Mountains
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard
Brilliant 93699 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Joseph Lauber: Four Medieval Dances: Galliarde
Bell' Alma Duo
Ten Thousand Lakes 130 
11:06 pm Niccolo Paganini: I Palpiti
Paris Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Jacques Kantorow
Laurent Korcia, violin
Naive 5344 
11:16 pm Luis Milan: Fantasia No. 3
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 
11:19 pm Benjamin Godard: Suite of 3 Pieces
English Chamber Orchestra / Steuart Bedford
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652 
11:32 pm Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Leonard Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein, piano
DG 439521 

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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
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Tornado Slams Small Alabama Town
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Interview: Birmingham Barons General Manager Jonathan Nelson
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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'
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Sustainability: Birmingham Mayor William Bell
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INTERVIEW: AdvancED CEO Mark Elgart
INTERVIEW: Anne-Marie Slaughter
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