Thursday Aug. 14, 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Johan Svendsen: Symphony No. 1
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 49769 
12:06 am Gabriel Faure: Cello Sonata No. 1
Nicolas Altstaedt, cello
Alexander Lonquich, piano
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:28 am Joseph Lanner: Fleeting Pleasure
Ensemble Wien
Sony 57974 
12:36 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
DG 429234 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Tale of Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80107 
1:06 am Franz Schubert: Fruhlingsglaube (Faith in Spring)
Oxana Yablonskaya, piano
Naxos 553062 
1:12 am Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 "Italian"
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80318 
1:40 am Matthew Brown: Table Grace
Antioch Chamber Ensemble / Joshua Copeland
Acis 18719 
1:44 am Claude Debussy: Sarabande
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Reference 79 
1:49 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 8
New York Philomusica
NY Philomusica 102 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Richard Addinsell: Smoky Mountains Concerto: Valley Song
BBC Concert Orchestra / Kenneth Alwyn
Philip Martin, piano
Marco Polo 223732 
2:06 am Gabriel Yared: Cold Mountain
Studio Orchestra / Harry Rabinowitz
Sony 86843 
2:22 am Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / James Levine
Walt Disney 60986 
2:33 am John Lennon/Paul McCartney: Norwegian Wood
Time For Three
Rob Moose, violin
Universal 20744 
2:37 am Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Concerto No. 1
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Andrew Marriner, clarinet
Philips 432146 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Edvard Grieg: Song: Spring
Christian Bergqvist, violin
Mats Bergstrom, guitar
Swedish Society 1067 
3:06 am Frank Bridge: Canzonetta
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
Nimbus 5366 
3:09 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture and Suite
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Archiv 439893 
3:27 am Jacques Ibert: Ports of Call (Escales)
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 432003 
3:43 am Maurice Ravel: Bolero
London Symphony Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Intercord 892923 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Girolamo Frescobaldi: Toccata
Boulder Brass
Dorian 93204 
4:06 am Robert Schumann: Five Pieces in Folk-Style
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 42663 
4:23 am Franz Schubert: String Quintet: 4th movement
Cypress String Quartet
Gary Hoffman, cello
Avie 2307 
4:34 am Hugo Alfven: Festival Overture
Iceland Symphony Orchestra / Niklas Willen
Naxos 557284 
4:46 am Johan Halvorsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra / Ole Kristian Ruud
Simax 1085 
 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 Carl Reinecke: Trio for Piano, Oboe, and Horn: Adagio
Dallas Chamber Players
Klavier 11050 
10:06 pm Claude Debussy: La Damoiselle Elue (The Blessed Damozel)
Los Angeles Philharmonic / Esa-Pekka Salonen
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Paula Rasmussen, mezzo-soprano
Sony 58952 
10:27 pm Henry Purcell: Fantasia No. 11
Les Voix Humaines
Atma 2591 
10:31 pm George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 1
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Pinchas Zukerman
Philips 412215 
10:43 pm Tarquinio Merula: Canzone "La Monteverde"
Pallade Musica
Atma 2697 
10:49 pm Georg Philipp Telemann: Polish Concerto (Concerto Polonois)
Rebel / Jorg-Michael Schwarz
Dorian 90302 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 2
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 411040 
11:06 pm Anonymous: Down in yon bank
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139 
11:08 pm Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite
Malmo Symphony Orchestra / Bjarte Engeset
Naxos 572403 
11:29 pm John Powell: At the Foot of Yonders Mountain
Debra Wendells-Cross, flute
Barbara Chapman, harp
Albany 1058 
11:33 pm Tomaso Albinoni: Trumpet Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Simon Preston
Hannes Laubin, trumpet
DG 431817 
11:42 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 26 "Les adieux"
Mikhail Pletnev, piano
DG 459634 

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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