Thursday Jul. 24, 2014
<< July 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Frank Bridge: Lament
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 
12:06 am Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 11
Casals Quartet
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:25 am John Dowland: Melancholy Galliard/Allemande
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160 
12:29 am Rupert Lang: Agneau de Dieu
Musica Intima
Atma 2613 
12:34 am Claude Debussy: La Mer (The Sea)
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 58045 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Pablo de Sarasate: Introduction and Tarantella
Abbey Road Ensemble / Lawrence Foster
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475 
1:06 am Arvo Part: Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / Richard Studt
Virgin 45314 
1:13 am Federico Mompou: Song and Dance No. 1
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 41682 
1:17 am Anton Bruckner: The mouth of the righteous (Os Justi)
Voices of Ascension / Dennis Keene
Delos 3138 
1:22 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1
Budapest Festival Orchestra / Ivan Fischer
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 480508 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Xaver Scharwenka: Spanish Serenade (Spanisches Standchen)
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67565 
2:06 am Johann Scheibe: Sinfonia
Concerto Copenhagen / Andrew Manze
Chandos 550 
2:14 am Marcel Grandjany: Rhapsodie
Caroline Leonardelli, harp
Cen Classics 1453 
2:24 am Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio
Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra / John Georgiadis
James Galway, flute
RCA 61928 
2:34 am Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto
Vienna Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 419190 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Joseph Lauber: Sonatine for Bassoon and Harp
Rachel Talitman, harp
Pierre Martens, bassoon
Harp & Co 505031 
3:06 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 4
David Fray, piano
Virgin 94489 
3:16 am Anatol Liadov: Ballade "About Olden Times"
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Batiz
ASV 657 
3:23 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 35
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 427661 
3:42 am Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 3
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Richard Wagner: Die Walkure: Ride of the Valkyries
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 448155 
4:06 am Modest Mussorgsky: Sorochinsky Fair: Gopak
Vienna Philharmonic / Valery Gergiev
Philips 468526 
4:09 am Adam Maness: Shibuya
The 442s
4:13 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Hans Vonk
Arch Media 1004 
4:51 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Horns
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Timothy Brown, horn
Nicolas Hill, horn
Philips 412892 
 5 AM - 9 AM
Morning Edition
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 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 - 3 PM
Here & Now
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 3 PM - 6 PM
All Things Considered
with NPR's Robert Siegel, Melissa Block, and Audie Cornish
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 6 PM
Marketplace (6:00 - 6:30 p.m.)
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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 Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 156: Arioso
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy
Sony 38915 
10:06 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Chamber Concerto
Chandos Baroque Players
Hyperion 66309 
10:17 pm Giovanni Palestrina: Improperium exspectavit cor meum
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Coro 16106 
10:23 pm Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 415106 
10:42 pm Robert Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk Style
Gautier Capucon, cello
Frank Braley, piano
Erato 41582 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Francois Couperin: La Verneuille
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440 
11:06 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante for Flute and Orchestra
Mozart Ensemble of Amsterdam / Frans Bruggen
Frans Vester, flute
Pro Arte 292 
11:14 pm Astor Piazzolla: Rio Sena
Corona Guitar Quartet
Albany 1084 
11:19 pm Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4
Vienna Philharmonic / Carlos Kleiber
DG 457706 

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Life After Prison: Interview With Robin, Student And Tutwiler Inmate
Interview: U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance on Alabama's Heroin Problem
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Tornado Slams Small Alabama Town
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Going Natural: It's Not Just a Hairstyle, It's a Lifestyle
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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