Thursday May 22, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Franz Liszt: Paganini Etude No. 3 "La Campanella"
Francois-Rene Duchable, piano
EMI 67205 
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quintet No. 4
RTE Vanbrugh Quartet
Silvia Simionescu, viola
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:43 am Claude Debussy: La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin (The Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
Joseph Alessi, trombone
Barbara Allen, harp
Summit 314 
12:46 am Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Virgin 45464 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Seville
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322 
1:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude No. 12
Lilya Zilberstein, piano
DG 439520 
1:09 am Jennifer Higdon: Summer Shimmers
Susan Glaser, flute
Stephen Taylor, oboe
Todd Palmer, clarinet
Marc Goldberg, bassoon
Joseph Anderer, horn
John Novacek, piano
Koch 7738 
1:17 am Giacomo Puccini: La rondine: Denaro nient'altro che denaro!...Ore dolci e divine
Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra of Milan / Marco Armiliato
Renee Fleming, soprano
Saito Kaoru, soprano
Lucia Mencaroni, soprano
Barbara Vignudelli, soprano
London/Decca 13279 
1:24 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434317 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Henryk Wieniawski: Scherzo-Tarantelle
Shannon Lee, violin
Pamela Mia Paul, piano
Telarc 80695 
2:06 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Folk Tune
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Richard Studt
Naxos 553106 
2:11 am Franz Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata
Robert Alemany, clarinet
JoAnn Falletta, guitar
Koch 7568 
2:37 am Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Lyon National Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Naxos 572888 
2:54 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Robert Schumann: Piano Sonata No. 1: Scherzo
Evgeny Kissin, piano
RCA 63885 
3:06 am Stephen Paulus: Berceuse
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71281 
3:12 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1
Berlin Philharmonic
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 57091 
3:28 am John Powell: At the Foot of Yonders Mountain
Debra Wendells-Cross, flute
Barbara Chapman, harp
Albany 1058 
3:31 am Jean Sibelius: Pelleas et Melisande
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5169 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 5: Allegretto
Florestan Trio
Hyperion 67327 
4:06 am Heitor Villa-Lobos: Prelude No. 3
Julian Bream, guitar
RCA 6525 
4:12 am Marin Marais: Prelude
Spectre de la Rose
Naxos 550750 
4:19 am Antonin Dvorak: Piano Trio No. 4 "Dumky"
Weilerstein Trio
Koch 7657 
4:50 am Thomas Arne: Symphony No. 1
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8403 
 5 AM - 9 AM
Morning Edition
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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
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 12 PM - 3 PM
Here & Now
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 3 PM - 6 PM
All Things Considered
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 6 PM
Marketplace (6:00 - 6:30 p.m.)
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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 Giuseppe Verdi: Aida: Ballet Music
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 415856 
10:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 3
Andrew Manze, violin
Richard Egarr, harpsichord
Jaap ter Linden, baroque cello
Harmonia Mundi 907250 
10:24 pm Girolamo Frescobaldi: "la Fresobalda"
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67079 
10:30 pm Claude Debussy: Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune (Moonlight)
Janine Jansen, violin
Itamar Golan, piano
London/Decca 15249 
10:35 pm Arthur Bliss: Orchestral Study No. 2
English Northern Philharmonia / David Lloyd-Jones
Naxos 553383 
10:44 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 2
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Philips 420181 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Hamilton Harty: A John Field Suite: Polka
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 6583 
11:06 pm Steve Reich: Duet
Smith Quartet
Signum 64 
11:12 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 "Waldstein"
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 456709 
11:40 pm John Dowland: Mr Knight's Galliard
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160 
11:43 pm Franz Danzi: Flute Concerto No. 1
Munich Chamber Orchestra / Hans Stadlmair
Andras Adorjan, flute
Orfeo 3812 

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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
INTERVIEW: James Willig On The "Gamification" Of Medical Education, WBHM Event Yields Frank Talk On Hoover School Bus Fees
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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
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INTERVIEW: AdvancED CEO Mark Elgart
INTERVIEW: Anne-Marie Slaughter
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INTERVIEW: Alabama Teacher Of The Year Alison Grizzle
INTERVIEW: Hoover School Bus Supporter Trisha Powell Crain

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