Sunday May 25, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Heinrich Biber: Court Sonata No. 4
Purcell Quartet
Michael Laird, trumpet
Mark Bennett, trumpet
Chandos 591 
12:06 am Jack Gallagher: Berceuse
London Symphony Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Naxos 559652 
12:12 am Peter Maxwell Davies: Farewell to Stromness
Mississippi Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2624 
12:18 am Betty King: Spring Intermezzo
Helen Walker-Hill, piano
Leonarda 339 
12:21 am Franz Schubert: String Quartet No. 14 "Death and the Maiden"
Emerson String Quartet
DG 423398 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Sergei Prokofiev: Cinderella: "End of the Fairy Tale"
Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 8450 
1:06 am Arvo Part: Magnificat
Robert Shaw Festival Singers / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80406 
1:16 am Cesar Franck: Violin Sonata
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Kathryn Stott, piano
Sony 87287 
1:44 am Dmitri Shostakovich: The Golden Age: Tahiti Trot
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3257 
1:49 am Antonio Vivaldi: Trio Sonata
Musica Pacifica
Dorian 90704 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Joan Manen: Miniatures: Brecolada and Copla
National Chamber Orchestra of Andorra / Gerard Claret
Nimbus 5570 
2:06 am Norman Dello Joio: Bagatelles
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71281 
2:14 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 19
Northern Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Ward
Naxos 550875 
2:34 am George Frideric Handel: Sarabande
Chamber Orchestra of Europe Soloists
Daniel Hope, violin
Lorenza Borrani, violin
Kristian Bezuidenhout, harpsichord
Stephan Rath, guitar
Stefan Maass, lute
DG 13993 
2:38 am Claude Debussy: Images: Iberia
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5720 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Edward MacDowell: Woodland Sketches (selected)
Paula Robison, flute
MusicMasters 60115 
3:06 am Deodat de Severac: An Old Music Box (Une vieux boite de musique)
Christopher O'Riley, piano
CPI 3294112 
3:08 am Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Argo 417818 
3:19 am Daniel Elder: Star Sonnet
Westminster Choir College / Joe Miller
WCC 1310 
3:24 am Zdenek Fibich: Symphony No. 1
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 9230 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am William Byrd: Pavane and Gigue
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
Naxos 572050 
4:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 29
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 89363 
4:27 am Joaquin Turina: Homage to Tarrega: Soleares
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 414161 
4:29 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante for Flute and Orchestra
Mozart Ensemble of Amsterdam / Frans Bruggen
Frans Vester, flute
Pro Arte 292 
4:38 am Igor Stravinsky: Danses Concertantes
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 459644 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am Jean Sibelius: Piano Quintet: Intermezzo
Sibelius Academy Quartet
Erik Tawaststjerna, piano
Finlandia 375 
5:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
Il Giardino Armonico
Enrico Onofri, violin
Teldec 97671 
5:17 am Leos Janacek: On an Overgrown Path: In tears
Cathy Krier, piano
Avi-Music 8553290 
5:22 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 2
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc 80382 
5:47 am Peter Warlock: Capriol Suite
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 55052 
 6 AM
With Heart and Voice
with Peter DuBois
A weekly program of choral and organ music covering a wide spectrum of Western sacred music, with brief organ selections offered between choral works.
 7 AM - 9 AM
Weekend Edition
with Audie Cornish
Sunday mornings are special--there's a unique pace to the day. Whether grabbing that second cup of coffee, or spending some extra time with your family, Weekend Edition Sunday compliments you day perfectly by delivering the latest news, along with an insightful blend of commentary and analysis, blended with interviews and feature stories about music, history, science and sports.
 9 AM
Car Talk
with Tom and Ray Magliozzi
Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) are America's funniest auto mechanics. Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers Brothers, and you've got an hour's worth of automotive mayhem!
 10 AM
Wait Wait Don't Tell Me
with Peter Segal
It's a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers. America's favorite newscaster, NPR's Carl Kasell, is the show's official judge and scorekeeper.
 11 AM - 1 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
A two-hour weekly variety program hosted by bestselling author and National Humanities Award-winner Garrison Keillor. Each week's broadcast showcases actors Tim Russell and Sue Scott, and the sound effects of Tom Keith, The Guys' All-Star Shoe Band, and The News from Lake Wobegon, an update from the little town where "all the women are strong, all the men are good looking, and all the children are above average."
 1 PM
Says You!
with Richard Sher
A game of words and whimsy, bluff and bluster featuring six panelists.
 2 PM
Studio 360
with Kurt Anderson
Public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Meet people who are creating and shaping our culture.
 3 PM
This American Life
with Ira Glass
Some of the best storytelling public radio has to offer. The program explores a theme, through a playful mix of radio monologues, mini-documentaries, "found tape," short fiction and unusual music.
 4 PM
All Things Considered
All Things Considered deliverers in-depth reporting and transforms the way you understand the world. Listen for an hour of insightful news mixed with commentary and interviews, as well as special--sometimes quirky--features.
 5 PM
On The Media
Decoding what we hear, read, and see in the media every day and arming us with critical tools necessary to survive the information age.
 6 PM
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.
 7 PM - 10 PM
with John Diliberto
A modern soundscape of music that draws from various cultures, traditions, and genres.
 10 PM - 12 AM
Music From The Hearts of Space
with Stephen Hill
A timeless experience, as ancient as the echoes of a simple bamboo flute or as contemporary as the latest ambient CD. "Spacemusic" is quiet, consonant, ethereal, often without conventional rhythmic and dynamic contrasts and it bridges diverse historical, ethnic, and contemporary styles.

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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