Thursday May 29, 2014
<< May 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Jean Sibelius: String Quartet: Vivace
Sibelius Academy Quartet
Finlandia 40872 
12:06 am Camargo Guarnieri: Symphony No. 4 "Brasilia"
Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra / Marin Alsop
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:23 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 7
Kyung Wha Chung, violin
Philip Moll, piano
London/Decca 417289 
12:28 am Claude Debussy: Sunken Cathedral
Long Beach Symphony Orchestra / JoAnn Falletta
Albany 364 
12:36 am Johann Hummel: Piano Quintet
Minneapolis Arts Ensemble
GM 2025 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Emilio Pujol: Triquilandia/Seguidilla
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80633 
1:06 am Gustavo E. Campa: Melodie for Violin and Orchestra
Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas / Alondra de la Parra
Daniel Andai, violin
Sony 75555 
1:12 am Fritz Kreisler: Liebesfreud (Love's Joy)
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 470291 
1:19 am Eric Whitacre: I hide myself
Polyphony / Stephen Layton
Hyperion 67543 
1:23 am Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 3
North German Radio Symphony / Gunter Wand
RCA 60085 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Johann Christian Bach: Overture
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / David Zinman
Philips 442275 
2:06 am Jean-Marie Leclair: Overture No. 3
Rare Fruits Council
Astree 8842 
2:17 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 39
Berlin Philharmonic / Karl Bohm
DG 447416 
2:44 am Francisco Tarrega: Capricho Arabe
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
2:50 am Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 6
Philharmonia Orchestra / Simon Wright
John Anderson, oboe
Nimbus 5188 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Eric Coates: London Suite: Knightsbridge March
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 66968 
3:06 am Maurice Ravel: Minuet on the name of Haydn
Heidi Lowy, piano
Bayer 100344 
3:08 am Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite
Boston Symphony Orchestra / Seiji Ozawa
DG 423089 
3:28 am William Walton: 5 Bagatelles
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andrew Litton
Christopher Parkening, guitar
EMI 54665 
3:44 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: In the Fen Country
New Queen's Hall Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Argo 440116 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 89: Finale
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 462602 
4:06 am Frederic Chopin: Waltz No. 3
Helen Callus, viola
Phillip Bush, piano
ASV 1184 
4:10 am Stanislaw Moniuszko: Jawnuta: Overture
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra / Antoni Wit
Naxos 572716 
4:16 am Frank Bridge: Suite for String Orchestra
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8373 
4:39 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
RCA 68045 
 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 - 3 PM
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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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
Marketplace, the award-winning daily program about business and finance, is a fresh, new way of reporting business and finance subjects. Putting a human face on the global economy, Marketplace illuminates the ways that international business and finance relate to your life.
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 Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 43: 3rd movement
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67554 
10:06 pm Hugo Alfven: Dance of the Shepherd Girl
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 46668 
10:10 pm Anonymous/Giovanni Gabrieli: Beatam me dicent/Magnificat
I Fagiolini / Robert Hollingworth
London/Decca 16794 
10:22 pm Sergei Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kije Suite: Troika
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Paavo Jarvi
Telarc 80683 
10:25 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
English Chamber Orchestra / David Lockington
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7790 
10:37 pm Gabriel Faure: Piano Trio
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 422350 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Marcel Tournier: Suite: Festival
Mirage Quintet
Naxos 570444 
11:06 pm Robert Volkmann: Symphony No. 2
North West German Philharmonic / Werner Andreas Albert
CPO 999151 
11:31 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Mandolin Concerto
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
Shalev Ad-El, harpsichord
DG 16801 
11:42 pm Peter Tchaikovsky: Neapolitan Song
I Musici de Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Chandos 9098 
11:44 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 13 for Winds
New York Philomusica / Robert Johnson
NY Philomusica 72 

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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