Wednesday Jun. 25, 2014
<< June 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Edward Elgar: Starlight Express: Waltz
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8432 
12:06 am Ryuichi Sakamoto: The Last Emperor: Theme
London Symphony Orchestra / John Williams
Sony 62788 
12:11 am Robert Schumann: Romance for Violin and Piano No. 2
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Samuel Sanders, piano
EMI 56602 
12:17 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Bernard Haitink
Philips 420540 
12:49 am Giovanni Sammartini: Overture (Sinfonia)
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 63430 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna": Minuet and Trio
English Concert / Andrew Manze
Harmonia Mundi 907280 
1:06 am John Playford: A Trip to Killburn
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90238 
1:11 am Antoine Brumel: Sicut lilium inter spinas (As a lily among brambles)
Chanticleer 8805 
1:13 am Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut: Prelude to Act 2
Milan Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 2141 
1:19 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434317 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Seville
John Novacek, piano
Ambassador 1014 
2:06 am Robert Volkmann: Overture
Northwest German Philharmonic / Werner Albert
CPO 999151 
2:15 am Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Caucasian Sketches
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80378 
2:37 am Terry Riley: The Cusp of Magic: Royal Wedding
Kronos Quartet
Wu Man, pipa
Nonesuch 360508 
2:44 am Maurice Ravel: Bolero
Philharmonia Orchestra / Giuseppe Sinopoli
DG 427644 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Antonin Dvorak: Rusalka: Polonaise
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 71 
3:06 am Cecile Chaminade: Serenade espagnole (Spanish Serenade)
Kyung Wha Chung, violin
Philip Moll, piano
London/Decca 417289 
3:09 am Frederick the Great: Flute Concerto
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra / Hartmut Haenchen
Manfred Friedrich, flute
Capriccio 10064 
3:24 am Hector Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
London Horns / Geoffrey Simon
Cala 112 
3:35 am Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 37811 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Egyptian March
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 43337 
4:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 "Waldstein"
Richard Raymond, piano
Analekta 3172 
4:32 am Simone Molinaro: Count Orlando: Ballo and Salterello
Ulsamer-Collegium / Josef Ulsamer
Boston Skyline 118 
4:37 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Oboe and Bassoon
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 412892 
4:49 am Arnold Bax: Summer Music
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8307 
 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 - 3 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.
 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 Pablo de Sarasate: Habanera
Midori, violin
Robert McDonald, piano
Sony 52568 
10:06 pm Diego Ortiz: Romanesca VII
Hesperion XX
Alia Vox 9831 
10:09 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 2
Handel and Haydn Society / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 421729 
10:11 pm Robert Schumann: Manfred Overture
Vienna Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
DG 459552 
10:26 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 9 "Razumovsky No. 3"
Shanghai Quartet
Delos 3320 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Richard Wagner: Romanza
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin
Robert Koenig, piano
Dorian 90268 
11:06 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for 2 flutes and 2 oboes
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 413788 
11:17 pm Franz Lehar: Eva
Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra / Willi Boskovsky
EMI 74735 
11:25 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Dale Clevenger, horn
DG 25 
11:43 pm Hubert Parry: Lady Radnor's Suite
Capella Istropolitana / Adrian Leaper
Naxos 550331 

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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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