Friday Jun. 27, 2014
<< June 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Darius Milhaud: 4 Romances
Grant Johannesen, piano
Vox 3032 
12:06 am Francois Boieldieu: Harp Concerto
The King's Violins / Bernard Labadie
Valerie Milot, harp
Analekta 9990 
12:29 am Gabriel Faure: Pelleas and Melisande: La Fileuse (Spinning Song)
Gil Shaham, violin
Vanguard 1239 
12:33 am George Frideric Handel: Serse (Xerxes): Ombra mai fu
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
James Galway, flute
RCA 61928 
12:37 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 3
Amadeus Quartet
DG 453760 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Manuel Ponce: 4 Preludes for Guitar
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179 
1:06 am Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 9
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
EMI 47901 
1:15 am Frederic Chopin: Polonaise No. 4
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5615 
1:25 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40
Philharmonia Orchestra / Emmanuel Krivine
Denon 6103 
1:53 am Scott Joplin: Bethena
Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar
Centaur 2163 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Niccolo Paganini: Perpetual Motion
Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet
Alexander Markovich, piano
Teldec 94554 
2:06 am Benjamin Britten: Gloriana: Courtly Dances
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80126 
2:18 am Arnold Bax: Symphonic Scherzo
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8464 
2:26 am Antonio Vivaldi: Il Cimento: Violin Concerto No. 11
I Musici
Federico Agostini, violin
Philips 422386 
2:41 am George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Cleveland Orchestra / Lorin Maazel
London/Decca 460612 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Franz Schubert: Piano Quintet "Trout": Scherzo
Borodin Quartet
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
EMI 47009 
3:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Oboe d'Amore Concerto
Cafe Zimmermann
Antoine Torunczyk, oboe d'amore
Alpha 13 
3:19 am Antonin Dvorak: Poetic Tone Pictures: At the Old Castle
Antonin Kubalek, piano
Dorian 90121 
3:26 am Salvador Castro de Gistau: Minuet in Fandango Style
Brilliant 94636 
3:35 am Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 2
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc 80382 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Edvard Grieg: Nocturne
Antonin Kubalek, piano
Dorian 90218 
4:06 am Jean Sibelius: Lemminkainen and the Maidens of Saari
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy
EMI 65176 
4:23 am Traditional: The miller of Dee
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 120 
4:26 am Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5318 
4:39 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Suite
La Stravaganza
Denon 9398 
 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
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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 1 PM - 3 PM
Science Friday
with Ira Flatow
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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
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Says You! (6:30 - 7:00 p.m.)
with Richard Sher
A game of words and whimsy, bluff and bluster featuring six panelists.
 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 Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3: Air on the G String
Scottish Ensemble / Jonathan Rees
Virgin 91464 
10:06 pm James Lauder: My Lord of March Paven
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139 
10:08 pm Jean-Philippe Rameau: Castor and Pollux: Overture
Orchestra of the 18th Century / Frans Bruggen
Philips 426714 
10:15 pm Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434317 
10:51 pm Jean Sibelius: Serenade No. 2
Dresden State Orchestra / Andre Previn
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 447895 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Agustin Barrios: Choro de Saudade
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80612 
11:06 pm Alessandro Stradella: Pieta, Signore
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / David Amos
Meir Rimon, horn
Crystal 510 
11:14 pm Leonard Bernstein: Divertimento: Waltz
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra / Leonard Bernstein
DG 445486 
11:17 pm Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 420485 
11:36 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 14
English Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Schneider
Peter Serkin, piano
RCA 1492 

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Interview: U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance on Alabama's Heroin Problem
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Birmingham Native Callie Courter's New Album 'Love is for the Brave'
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Sustainability: Birmingham Mayor William Bell
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