Saturday Jul. 26, 2014
<< July 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am William Bolcom: Graceful Ghost Rag
Ruskin Cooper, piano
Centaur 2584 
12:06 am Granville Bantock: Celtic Symphony
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Hyperion 66450 
12:26 am Felix Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Vienna Philharmonic / Christian Thielemann
DG 4745022 
12:39 am Jean Sibelius: Humoresque No. 5
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Ilya Gringolts, violin
DG 2249 
12:43 am Leopold Mozart: Concerto for 2 Horns
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Hermann Baumann, horn
Radovan Vlatkovic, horn
Philips 416815 
12:54 am Gaspar Cassado: Lamento de Boabdil
Maria Kliegel, cello
Nina Tichman, piano
Naxos 557613 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Isaac Albeniz: Seville
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Chandos 8857 
1:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Neapolitan Song
Andres Diaz, cello
Samuel Sanders, piano
Dorian 90188 
1:07 am Claude Debussy: Children's Corner: Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 444386 
1:12 am Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1
Polish Festival Orchestra / Krystian Zimerman
Krystian Zimerman, piano
DG 459684 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Frank Bridge: Sir Roger de Coverley (A Christmas Dance)
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Braithwaite
Koch 7139 
2:06 am Georges Bizet: Fair Maid of Perth: Suite
Paris Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
EMI 64869 
2:18 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 1
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Jaime Laredo
Jaime Laredo, violin
MCA 5931 
2:34 am Gregory Anderson/Elizabeth Roe: Ragtime alla Turca
Greg Anderson, piano
Elizabeth Roe, piano
Steinway & Sons 30022 
2:38 am Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 4 "Fandango"
Tokyo String Quartet
Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar
RCA 60421 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Trevor Duncan: The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67148 
3:06 am Vincenzo Bellini: I Puritani: Son vergin vezzosa (Polka d'Elvira)
Orchestra of Toulouse / Michel Plasson
Maurice Andre, trumpet
EMI 49219 
3:10 am Tomaso Albinoni: Oboe Concerto No. 2
Guildhall Strings
Malcolm Messiter, oboe
RCA 60224 
3:24 am Antonio Rosetti: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9567 
3:42 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Robert Spano
Telarc 80676 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 7 "Valenciana"
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 467687 
4:06 am Dmitri Shostakovich: The Gadfly: Romance
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
EMI 49043 
4:13 am Agustin Barrios: Las Abejas (The Bees)
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
4:17 am Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Teldec 44933 
4:44 am Jean-Fery Rebel: Sonata No. 8
Trio Settecento
Cedille 129 
4:51 am Johann Christian Bach: Adriano in Siria: Overture
Academy of Ancient Music / Simon Standage
Chandos 540 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am Eduard Strauss: Treuliebchen (True Love) Polka
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra / Mika Eichenholz
Marco Polo 223471 
5:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Summer
B'Rock Baroque Orchestra
Rodolfo Richter, violin
Etcetera 1429 
5:16 am Franz Liszt: Etude No. 3 "Un Sospiro" (A Sigh)
Susann McDonald, harp
Klavier 11133 
5:23 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Covent Garden: Overture
London Classical Players / Roger Norrington
EMI 55192 
5:28 am Erik Satie: Je te veux (I want you)
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London/Decca 470290 
5:35 am Anonymous: Benedicta es celorum
Trio Mediaeval
ECM 1753 
5:40 am Carl Reinecke: Flute Concerto
Residentie Orchestra of the Hague / Neeme Jarvi
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Bis 1679 
 6 AM
Classical Music
6:01 am Ferdinando Carulli: Guitar Sonata
Richard Savino, guitar
Naxos 553301 
6:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 1
CBC Vancouver Orchestra / Mario Bernardi
James Sommerville, horn
CBC 5172 
6:16 am Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 2: Gigue
Enrique Graf, piano
Centaur 2125 
6:21 am Jacques Offenbach: Grand Cello Concerto "Concerto militaire": 3rd movement
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Jerome Pernoo, cello
Archiv 4776403 
6:42 am Tomas Luis de Victoria: O Great Mystery (O magnum mysterium)
Handel and Haydn Society Chorus / Grant Llewellyn
Avie 39 
6:47 am John Playford: Sweet William
Toronto Consort
Dorian 93247 
6:49 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vanska
Bis 1746 
 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
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 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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