Wednesday May 21, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am William Brade: German Dances
Brass Ensemble
Ludwig Guttler, trumpet
Capriccio 10146 
12:06 am Daniel Elder: Lullaby
Westminster Choir College / Joe Miller
WCC 1310 
12:11 am Juan del Encina: Qu'es de ti, desconsolado
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90901 
12:17 am Bedrich Smetana: Ma vlast (My Country): Vltava (The Moldau)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Philips 416382 
12:30 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 1
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Johann Ernst Rieck: Suite of Dances No. 6
Cypres 1633 
1:06 am Edward Elgar: Elegy
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191 
1:11 am Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80126 
1:30 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 1
Gottinger Symphony Orchestra / Christoph-Mathias Mueller
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 144 
1:37 am Robert Schumann: String Quartet No. 2
Doric String Quartet
Chandos 10692 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Frederic Chopin: Contredanse and Tarantelle
Malcolm Frager, piano
Telarc 80040 
2:06 am Alexander Ivanov-Kramskoi: Song without Words
David Leisner, guitar
Azica 71268 
2:09 am Arvo Part: Berlin Mass
Tallinn Chamber Orchestra / Tonu Kaljuste
ECM 1505 
2:35 am Stanislaw Moniuszko: The Hetman's Mistress: Overture
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra / Antoni Wit
Naxos 572716 
2:43 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Quartet
Chicago Chamber Musicians
Summit 461 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Pirogov: Waltz
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3257 
3:06 am Stephen Foster: Beautiful Dreamer
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
ProPiano 224535 
3:10 am Zoltan Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / David Zinman
Philips 416378 
3:28 am Federico Mompou: Intimate Impressions
Anita Pontremoli, piano
Centaur 2545 
3:47 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 8
Boston Baroque / Martin Pearlman
Telarc 80688 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Vinzens Stelzmueller: Dance
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013 
4:06 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
DG 419407 
4:21 am Camille Saint-Saens: Ave Maria
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
London/Decca 10836 
4:25 am Richard Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 2
Berlin Philharmonic / Zubin Mehta
Norbert Hauptmann, horn
Sony 53267 
4:46 am Anton Solnitz: Sinfonia No. 4
Musica ad Rhenum
RadioNederland 92037 
 5 AM - 9 AM
Morning Edition
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 9 AM - 11 AM
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 11 AM
Fresh Air
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 12 PM - 3 PM
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 3 PM - 6 PM
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 6 PM
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 7 PM - 9 PM
The World Cafe
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 9 PM
 10 PM
Classical Music
10:01 pm Erkki Melartin: Festive March
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 
10:06 pm Andrea Falconieri: L'Eroica
Yarlung 96819 
10:11 pm Aram Khachaturian: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Kirov Orchestra / Valery Gergiev
Philips 442011 
10:21 pm Samuel Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Orchestra of St Luke's / David Zinman
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Nonesuch 79187 
10:38 pm Arnold Rosner: Responses, Hosanna and Fugue
Philharmonia Orchestra / David Amos
Harmonia Mundi 906012 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Reinhold Gliere: Romance
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
Olga Sitkovetsky, piano
EMI 57025 
11:06 pm Turlough O'Carolan: Kelly Suite
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90291 
11:13 pm Lita Grier: Renascence: Andante
Czech National Symphony Orchestra / Paul Freeman
Mary Stolper, flute
Cedille 8001 
11:17 pm Gabriel Faure: Masques and Bergamasques
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Argo 410552 
11:33 pm Franz Schubert: Quartet for Flute, Viola, Guitar and Cello
DG 431783 

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INTERVIEWS With "Make Them Listen" Anti-Illegal-Immigration Protesters
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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
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"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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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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