Saturday Jun. 21, 2014
<< June 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Frederick Delius: Irmelin Prelude
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 
12:06 am Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 9 (after Corelli)
Academy of Ancient Music / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907261 
12:18 am Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
EMI 49766 
12:55 am Scott Joplin: Elite Syncopations
Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar
Centaur 2163 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am William Boyce: Symphony No. 3
Menuhin Festival Orchestra / Yehudi Menuhin
EMI 4551 
1:06 am Orlando Gibbons: Fantasia No. 6
Avie 32 
1:10 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 2
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 60211 
1:31 am Erkki Salmenhaara: Adagietto for Orchestra
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ralf Sjoblom
YLE 9704 
1:37 am Antonin Dvorak: Prague Waltzes
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Philips 464647 
1:46 am George Frideric Handel: Suite No. 2
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Bridge 9193 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Landler
Vera Beths, violin
Gijs Beths, violin
Anner Bylsma, cello
Channel Classics 1491 
2:06 am Emmanuel Chabrier: Habanera
Vienna Philharmonic / John Eliot Gardiner
DG 447751 
2:10 am Georges Bizet: Carmen: Habanera
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Georg Solti
Tatiana Troyanos, soprano
London/Decca 467632 
2:15 am Gustav Holst: St. Paul's Suite
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Richard Studt
Naxos 550823 
2:29 am Mikhail Glinka: Waltz Fantasy
Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra / Loris Tjeknavorian
ASV 1075 
2:39 am Ludwig Lebrun: Oboe Concerto No. 4
Radio Chamber Orchestra / Jan Willem de Vriend
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Channel Classics 16198 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am John Field: Nocturne No. 9
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 8719 
3:06 am Carl Maria von Weber: Abu Hassan: Overture
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5154 
3:10 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Philips 416362 
3:43 am John Dowland: Flow my teares
Ellen Hargis, soprano
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907275 
3:48 am Alexander Glazunov: Mazurka-Oberek
Abbey Road Ensemble / Lawrence Foster
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 2
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 447096 
4:06 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 442406 
4:11 am Bela Bartok: Hungarian Sketches
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Georg Solti
London/Decca 443444 
4:24 am Ludwig van Beethoven: March
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Philips 472678 
4:26 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 "Pathetique"
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 1942 
4:48 am Franz Schubert: The Magic Harp Overture (Rosamunde)
Vienna Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
EMI 54873 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Susan Drake, harp
Hyperion 66340 
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society
Delos 3185 
5:19 am Adalbert Gyrowetz: Symphony No. 2
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9791 
5:37 am Janetta Gould: Oh, can ye sew cushions
Helen Callus, viola
Robert McDonald, piano
ASV 1130 
5:40 am Henry Purcell: King Arthur: Overture and Air
Tafelmusik / Jeanne Lamon
Sony 66169 
5:46 am Carl Nielsen: Helios Overture
Danish National Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard
Dacapo 220518 
 6 AM
Classical Music
6:01 am Radames Gnattali: Corta jaca
Robin Hill, guitar
Peter Wiltschinsky, guitar
ASV 2094 
6:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Theodor Guschlbauer
Maurice Andre, trumpet
Erato 88019 
6:23 am Amy Beach: Romance
Paul Barritt, violin
James Lisney, piano
Bis 1245 
6:29 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Orchestra-Symphony No. 2
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907403 
6:42 am John Playford: Never love thee more
Toronto Consort
Dorian 93247 
6:45 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Tafelmusik II: Concerto
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 580 
 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

A College For Inmates, And An Interview With Its President
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

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