Saturday Jun. 14, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Thomas C. Kelly: Pastoral and Reel
Irish Chamber Orchestra / Fionnuala Hunt
Black Box 1003 
12:06 am Frederic Chopin: Berceuse (Lullaby)
Leon Fleisher, piano
Vanguard 1796 
12:11 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet
Mozarteum Quartet
Oehms 549 
12:29 am Enriquez de Valderrabano: Sonata No. 8
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Alia Vox 9831 
12:31 am Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Waltz Sequence No. 1
BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra / Tadaaki Otaka
Nimbus 5235 
12:45 am Wilhelm Friedemann Bach: Sinfonia
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra / Hartmut Haenchen
Berlin 1098 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Robert Schumann: Romance No. 2
Albrecht Mayer, oboe
Markus Becker, piano
London/Decca 4783564 
1:06 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1746 
1:16 am Jules Massenet: Thais: Meditation
Vienna Philharmonic / James Levine
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 7189 
1:24 am John Rutter: The Lord Bless You and Keep You: Meditation
Sinfonia Cymru / John Rutter
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606 
1:28 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 5
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 58047 
1:43 am William Walton: Henry V Suite
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
MCA 6187 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata
Martha Masters, guitar
GSP 1031 
2:06 am David Del Tredici: Farewell
Hilary Hahn, violin
Cory Smythe, piano
DG 19103 
2:12 am Aaron Copland: Rodeo
Cincinnati Pops / Erich Kunzel
Telarc 80339 
2:32 am Anonymous: The Skene Mandora Book (3)
Ronn McFarlane, mandora
Dorian 90129 
2:39 am Antonin Dvorak: Legends
Bratislava Radio Symphony Orchestra / Stephen Gunzenhauser
Naxos 550267 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Filippo Azzaiolo: Chi passa
Silk Road Ensemble
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 89782 
3:06 am Michael Praetorius: Spagnoletta
Atrium Musicae of Madrid
Bis 163 
3:09 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
London Symphony Orchestra / Evgeny Svetlanov
EMI 69361 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am John Dowland: Dr. Case's Pavan
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160 
4:06 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra / Ole Kristian Ruud
Simax 1085 
4:17 am Jean Sibelius: Andante festivo
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5169 
4:22 am George Frideric Handel: Harp Concerto
The King's Violins / Bernard Labadie
Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9990 
4:37 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 85 "The Queen" ("La Reine de France")
Capella Istropolitana / Barry Wordsworth
Naxos 550387 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am Richard Wagner: Romanza
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin
Robert Koenig, piano
Dorian 90268 
5:06 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Rosen aus dem Suden (Roses from the South) Waltz
Vienna Philharmonic / Willi Boskovsky
London/Decca 425429 
5:15 am Mateo Albeniz: Sonata
Susan McDonald, harp
Delos 3005 
5:18 am Claude Debussy: Blessed Damozel
Los Angeles Philharmonic / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Paula Rasmussen, mezzo-soprano
Sony 58952 
5:38 am Igor Stravinsky: Apollo: Polhymnia Variation
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Antal Dorati
London/Decca 414457 
5:41 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 157: Ja, ja, ich halte Jesum feste
Munich Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Liebreich
Hilary Hahn, violin
Matthias Goerne, bass
Henrik Wiese, flute
DG 13832 
5:48 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 "Jeunehomme": 3rd movement
Cleveland Orchestra / Mitsuko Uchida
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
London/Decca 17181 
 6 AM
Classical Music
6:01 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pygmalion: Overture
Les Arts Florissants / William Christie
Harmonia Mundi 901381 
6:06 am Manuel de Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat: Miller's Dance
Narciso Yepes, guitar
DG 423699 
6:10 am Leos Janacek: String Quartet No. 2 "Intimate Letters"
Emerson String Quartet
DG 4778093 
6:34 am Carlo Monza: Sinfonia detta "La tempesta di mare" ("Storm at Sea")
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 63430 
6:41 am Erik Satie: Diva of the Empire
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 470290 
6:43 am Oliver Knussen: Music for a Puppet Court: Puzzle II
London Sinfonietta / Oliver Knussen
DG 449572 
6:48 am Peter Warlock: Six Italian Dance Tunes
London Festival Orchestra / Ross Pople
Arte Nova 37868 
 7 AM - 9 AM
Weekend Edition Saturday
with Scott Simon
Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
 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
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.
 12 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 monologues, documentaries, "found sound", short fiction and unusual music.
 1 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.
 2 PM
An experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories.
 3 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.
 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 - 7 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
A two-hour, live, 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."
 7 PM
Conversations from The World Cafe
Your favorite artists and new soon-to-be favorite artists. Hear the stories behind their songs and dig a little deeper into the music with host David Dye on Conversations from the World Cafe.
 8 PM - 12 AM
An American treasure featuring classic recordings by many of the legends of American music as well as new music by emerging artists from all over the world.

WBHM Interviews

INTERVIEW: Inmate And Horticulture Student Timothy Brown
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

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