Thursday Jul. 31, 2014
<< July 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Egyptian March
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Teldec 43337 
12:06 am Maurice Ravel: Scheherazade
Julien Quentin, piano
Jean-Frederic Neuberger, piano
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:22 am Hugo Alfven: The Mountain King: Summer Rain
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 585 
12:26 am John Rutter: Hymn to the Creator of Light
Dale Warland Singers / Dale Warland
Gothic 49252 
12:34 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 12
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Philips 472678 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Giacomo Puccini: Minuet No. 1
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Jacek Kaspszyk
Collins 1165 
1:06 am Giulio Regondi: Etude No. 6
David Starobin, guitar
Bridge 9272 
1:12 am Manuel de Falla: El Amor Brujo: Ritual Fire Dance
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718 
1:16 am Chilly Gonzales: La Bulle
Chilly Gonzales, piano
Arts & Crafts 73 
1:21 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3087 
1:55 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 148: 2nd chorus
Brass Ring
Crystal 561 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Joaquin Rodrigo: Fantasy for a Gentleman (Fantasia para un gentilhombre): Canario
Philharmonia Orchestra / Eduardo Mata
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917 
2:06 am Edvard Grieg: Violin Sonata No. 1
Ivan Zenaty, violin
Antonin Kubalek, piano
Dorian 90234 
2:27 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: By the Beautiful Blue Danube (An der schonen, blauen Donau)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
Erato 45998 
2:39 am Paulo Bellinati: Jongo
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
2:44 am Antonio Pasculli: Concerto on Themes by Donizetti
Berlin Symphony Orchestra / Claus Peter Flor
Burkhard Glaetzner, oboe
Capriccio 10281 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No. 2
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 447096 
3:06 am Arthur Sullivan: Iolanthe Overture
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 434916 
3:14 am Giuseppe Valentini: String Concerto
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 435393 
3:35 am Georges Bizet: Carmen: Intermezzo
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
Telarc 80048 
3:38 am Francois Couperin: The Nations: France
European Baroque Soloists
Wolfgang Schulz, flute
Hansjorg Schellenberger, oboe
Philip Moll, harpsichord
Milan Turkovich, bassoon
Denon 4408 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am John Field: Nocturne No. 9
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 8719 
4:06 am Claudio Monteverdi: Orfeo: Toccata
Richard Giangiulio, trumpet
Crystal 234 
4:08 am George Gershwin: Lullaby
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10801 
4:18 am Johan Svendsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 4
South Jutland Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 570322 
4:32 am Erik Satie: Gymnopedies
Aldo Ciccolini, piano
EMI 47474 
4:41 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 39
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 427661 
 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 Anton Wunderer: Landler
Detmold Horn Quartet
Dabringhaus 3324 
10:06 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Fugue "Little"
Los Angeles Philharmonic / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Sony 89012 
10:11 pm Silvius Weiss: Tombeau
John Williams, guitar
Sony 44518 
10:17 pm Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Warsaw Philharmonic / Stanislaw Wislocki
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
DG 447420 
10:53 pm Andre Previn: Tango Song and Dance: Song
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
Andre Previn, piano
DG 7189 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Henri Duparc: Chanson Triste (Sad Song)
Mischa Maisky, cello
Daria Hovora, piano
DG 457657 
11:06 pm Erkki Salmenhaara: Adagietto for Orchestra
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Ralf Sjoblom
YLE 9704 
11:12 pm Gabriel Faure: Pavane
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186 
11:19 pm John Dowland: Fantasy No. 1
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 
11:25 pm Max Bruch: Piece for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano
Kari Kriikku, clarinet
Matti Hirvikangas, viola
Arto Satukangas, piano
Ondine 760 
11:33 pm Friedrich Ernst Fesca: Symphony No. 2
North German Radio Philharmonic / Frank Beermann
CPO 999869 

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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
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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
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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
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INTERVIEW: AdvancED CEO Mark Elgart
INTERVIEW: Anne-Marie Slaughter
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