Friday May 23, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Juan Arriaga: Symphony: Allegro
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 
12:06 am John Hebden: Concerto No. 5
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8339 
12:18 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 17
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5613 
12:26 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"
London Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green
Virgin 61235 
12:50 am Antonio Vivaldi: L'estro armonico: Concerto No. 9 for Violin
I Musici
Roberto Michelucci, violin
Philips 426932 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Dale Kavanagh: Abbywood Trail
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98401 
1:06 am Robert Schumann: Manfred Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra / Christian Thielemann
DG 453482 
1:21 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 3: Prelude
Catrin Finch, harp
Sony 87320 
1:27 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 5
Academy of Ancient Music / Richard Egarr
Harmonia Mundi 907415 
1:37 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 7
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
RCA 60575 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am John Playford: Daphne
Les Witches
Alpha 502 
2:06 am George Butterworth: 2 English Idylls for Small Orchestr
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5068 
2:17 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Prelude and Fugue No. 5
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 466066 
2:21 am Kosaku Yamada: Red Dragonfly
Paillard Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 
2:25 am Louis Spohr: Quintet
Nash Ensemble
CRD 3399 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Mlada: Procession of the Nobles
Cincinnati Pops / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80115 
3:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: The Snow Maiden: Melodrama
Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9324 
3:11 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 14
Klara Wurtz, piano
Brilliant 94034 
3:30 am Francois Boieldieu: Harp Concerto
The King's Violins / Bernard Labadie
Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9990 
3:52 am Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlos: Spuntato ecco il di (Day of Rejoicing has Come)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 430226 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Aleko: Men's Dance
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80670 
4:06 am Richard Wagner: Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Overture
Berlin Philharmonic / Lorin Maazel
RCA 63143 
4:19 am Peter Warlock: Captain Stratton's Fancy
Bryn Terfel, baritone
Malcolm Martineau, piano
DG 4216 
4:22 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Heinrich Schiff, cello
Philips 420923 
4:48 am George Gershwin: Cuban Overture
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra / Jeff Tyzik
Harmonia Mundi 807441 
 5 AM - 9 AM
Morning Edition
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 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
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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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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 Jan Zelenka: Capriccio No. 3: Allemande
Bach Sinfonia / Daniel Abraham
Dorian 92163 
10:06 pm Pablo Casals: El cant dels ocells (Song of the Birds)
Saint Cecilia Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Han-Na Chang, cello
EMI 82390 
10:11 pm Edward Elgar: Romance
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
EMI 64726 
10:19 pm Robert Schumann: Forest Scenes
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
RCA 60977 
10:43 pm Gordon Jacob: Bassoon Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Geoffrey Simon
Robert Thompson, bassoon
Chandos 9278 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Francois-Joseph Gossec: Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": 1st movement
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9661 
11:06 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Two Violins
Rebel / Jorg-Michael Schwarz
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, violin
Karen Marie Marmer, violin
Bridge 9421 
11:16 pm Samuel Barber: To be sung on the water
Conspirare / Craig Hella Johnson
Harmonia Mundi 807522 
11:19 pm Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2
Toronto Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Davis
Sony 45649 
11:39 pm Giuseppe Valentini: String Concerto
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 435393 

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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"
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Life After Prison: Interview With Robin, Student And Tutwiler Inmate
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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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INTERVIEW: AdvancED CEO Mark Elgart
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