Wednesday Aug. 13, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Romance No. 1
Czech State Symphony Orchestra / Alfred Walter
Marco Polo 223214 
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata for Two Pianos
Greg Anderson, piano
Elizabeth Roe, piano
Steinway & Sons 30022 
12:29 am Johann Wagenaar: Vienna 3/4 Time - Waltz Cycle
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 425833 
12:40 am Edgar Bainton: Three Pieces for Orchestra
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Daniel
Chandos 10460 
12:51 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Violin and Oboe Concerto
Camerata Cologne
Mary Utiger, violin
Hans-Peter Westermann, oboe
DHM 77367 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084 
1:06 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Six Pieces: Slava
Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann, piano duo
Arktos 200260 
1:11 am Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Nashville Chamber Orchestra / Paul Gambill
Naxos 559069 
1:38 am Coldplay: UFO
Time For Three
Universal 20744 
1:42 am Carl Stamitz: Symphony "The Hunt"
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9358 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concert Suite No. 6: La Poule (The Hen)
Musicians of the Louvre / Marc Minkowski
Archiv 4478 
2:06 am Johannes Brahms: Rhapsody
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10757 
2:11 am Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Suite
Vienna Philharmonic / Christian Thielemann
DG 469519 
2:37 am Georges Bizet: Carmen: Seguedilla and Dragoons
Orchestra of the Bastille / Myung Whun Chung
DG 431778 
2:42 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 19
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman
Erato 45714 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Festival Coronation March for Alexander III
Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
Philips 420804 
3:06 am Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Tournament Galop
Hot Springs Music Festival Symphony Orchestra / Richard Rosenberg
Michael Linville, piano
Naxos 559036 
3:10 am Johann Christian Bach: Oboe Quartet
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Antonio Salvatore, violin
Massimo Paris, viola
Vito Paternoster, cello
Denon 7119 
3:21 am Bedrich Smetana: Wedding Scenes
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra / Robert Stankovsky
Marco Polo 223705 
3:34 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8
Michael Gielen
Hanssler 93056 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Dmitri Shostakovich: Pirogov: Waltz
Moscow Chamber Orchestra / Constantine Orbelian
Delos 3257 
4:06 am Johann Rosenmuller: Sonata No. 11
Hesperion XX / Jordi Savall
Astree 8709 
4:13 am Friedrich von Flotow: Martha: M'appari tutt'amor
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
London/Decca 458000 
4:18 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 53
Maria Bergmann, piano
Hanssler 93081 
4:31 am Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 12 "American"
Jupiter String Quartet
Music@Menlo 20107 
 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 - 3 PM
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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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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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 George Frideric Handel: Organ Concerto No. 5
City of London Sinfonia / John Rutter
John Scott, organ
American Gramaphone 590 
10:06 pm Gustav Holst: Brook Green Suite
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Braithwaite
Koch 7058 
10:14 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 12
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 431683 
10:39 pm Benjamin Britten: Gloriana: Courtly Dances
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80126 
10:51 pm John Hebden: Concerto No. 2
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8339 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Carl Nielsen: Wind Quintet: 2nd movement
Chamber Music Northwest
Delos 3136 
11:06 pm Adam Maness: Shibuya
The 442s
11:10 pm Traditional: O, were I like a feathered dove
Anonymous 4
Harmonia Mundi 907326 
11:13 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 208: Sheep May Safely Graze
Philadelphia Orchestra / Wolfgang Sawallisch
EMI 55592 
11:20 pm Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Quintet
Composers Quartet
Eddie Daniels, clarinet
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