Wednesday Jun. 11, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Michel de la Barre: Suite L'Inconnue: Chaconne
Robert Stallman, flute
Edwin Swanborn, harpsichord
Karl Bennion, cello
Bogner's Cafe 104 
12:06 am Bela Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
DG 19758 
12:13 am Kenji Bunch: String Circle: Ballad
ALIAS Chamber Ensemble
Delos 3430 
12:22 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Quintet for Piano and Winds
Anton Kuerti, piano
James Sommerville, horn
James Campbell, clarinet
James Mason, oboe
James McKay, bassoon
CBC 1137 
12:47 am Edward Elgar: Bavarian Dances
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5136 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Arne Eggen: Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 557017 
1:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Song: None But the Lonely Heart
I Salonisti
London/Decca 458382 
1:09 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
Vienna Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 431095 
1:48 am Aaron Copland: Old American Songs: Simple Gifts
Zuill Bailey, cello
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30025 
1:51 am David Roylance: Evening Tide
Halle Orchestra / William Connor
Conifer 15008 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Samuel Barber: Souvenirs
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Schenck
Koch 7005 
2:06 am Frederick Delius: A Song Before Sunrise
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Norman Del Mar
Chandos 8372 
2:12 am Charles Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 1
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8627 
2:28 am Franz Schubert: Auf dem Wasser zu singen (To be Sung on the Water)
Bertrand Chamayou, piano
Erato 37078 
2:33 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Gustav Leonhardt
Anner Bylsma, cello
Virgin 90800 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Eduard Strauss: True Love Polka
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra / Mika Eichenholz
Marco Polo 223471 
3:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 59 "The Rider"
Tatrai Quartet
Hungaroton 12246 
3:31 am Josquin des Prez: Gaude Virgo Mater Christi
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
London/Decca 10836 
3:34 am Robert Schumann: Blumenstuck (Flower Piece)
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
London/Decca 436456 
3:42 am Richard Strauss: Don Juan
Cleveland Orchestra / George Szell
Sony 63123 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Johann Schickhardt: Guitar Sonata No. 2
Kristian Buhl-Mortensen, guitar
Classico 167 
4:06 am George Frideric Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks
Cleveland Symphonic Winds / Frederick Fennell
Telarc 80344 
4:23 am Sergei Ekimov: Kangaroo
Houston Chamber Choir / Robert Simpson
MSR 1311 
4:26 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 1
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra / Hans Graf
LaserLight 15867 
4:38 am Franz Richter: Concerto for flute and string orchestra
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Barthold Kuijken, flute
Sony 48045 
 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
For more than 30 years, consummate interviewer Diane Rehm has offered her listeners compelling conversations with the world's most interesting and important people.
 11 AM
Fresh Air
with Terry Gross
A daily interview and features program opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.
 12 PM - 2 PM
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
Combines the best in news journalism with intelligent, broad-ranging conversation that updates the news from the morning and adds important conversations on public policy and foreign affairs, science and technology, and the arts.
 2 PM
TRBQ (The Really Big Questions)
Why Do We Share?
Are humans basically selfish, or basically giving?
 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 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Sonatina: 2nd movement
Andrea Lieberknecht, flute
Dabringhaus 9051540 
10:06 pm Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5
San Francisco Symphony / Herbert Blomstedt
London/Decca 433072 
10:37 pm Francesco Cilea: Gloria: O mia cuna, fiorita di sogni e di melodi
Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra of Milan / Marco Armiliato
Renee Fleming, soprano
London/Decca 13279 
10:42 pm Gustav Holst: A Fugal Concerto
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Chandos 9270 
10:52 pm Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Violin Concerto No. 4: Adagio
Encore Chamber Orchestra / Daniel Hege
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 8001 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Heikki Aaltoila: The Wedding Waltz
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 
11:06 pm Anton Webern: Two Pieces for cello
Christoph Stradner, cello
Charles Owen, piano
Dorian 80145 
11:11 pm Antonio de Cabezon: Folias
Hesperion XX / Jordi Savall
Astree 8516 
11:13 pm Francois Couperin: The Nations: France
European Baroque Soloists
Wolfgang Schulz, flute
Hansjorg Schellenberger, oboe
Philip Moll, harpsichord
Milan Turkovich, bassoon
Denon 4408 
11:35 pm Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Spano
Telarc 80596 

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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