Friday Aug. 15, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Ramon Montoya: Solea
Paco Pena, guitar
Nimbus 5093 
12:06 am George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Seattle Symphony / Ludovic Morlot
Seattle Symphony 1003 
12:25 am Jean-Baptiste Lully: Ballet Royal de Flore: Four Dances
Trio Settecento
Cedille 129 
12:31 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Morning Papers Waltz
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5405 
12:40 am Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 53 "The Lark"
Lindsay String Quartet
ASV 637 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Francois Couperin: Tender Languors
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440 
1:06 am Alfredo Catalani: Andantino
Rome Symphony Orchestra / Francesco La Vecchia
Naxos 573072 
1:11 am Philippe Gaubert: Fantasie for Flute and Piano
Mathieu Dufour, flute
Kuang-Hao Huang, piano
Cedille 121 
1:20 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 4
Sonnerie / Monica Huggett
Avie 2171 
1:38 am Ottorino Respighi: The Birds
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 420485 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am John Field: Nocturne No. 2
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 8719 
2:06 am John Dowland: Semper Dowland semper Dolens
Paul O'Dette, lute
Astree 7715 
2:12 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 3
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra / Jukka-Pekka Saraste
RCA 60434 
2:40 am Alan Hovhaness: Nocturne for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80418 
2:47 am Modest Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain
Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Charles Dutoit
London/Decca 417299 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Gustav Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer: Morning Walk
Claudius Tanski, piano
Dabringhaus 9121489 
3:06 am Pierre Phalese: Galliard "Traditore"
Early Music Consort of London / David Munrow
Testament 1250 
3:09 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 1
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra / Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 453 
3:31 am Julios Salvador Sagreras: El Colibri (The Hummingbird)
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287 
3:32 am Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Trio
Beaux Arts Trio / (Selected members)
George Pieterson, clarinet
Philips 438365 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Serenade
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / John Eliot Gardiner
Steven Isserlis, cello
Virgin 91134 
4:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 21 "Waldstein"
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 1945 
4:32 am Anonymous: Mater Christi nobilis
Trio Mediaeval
ECM 1753 
4:35 am Carl Maria von Weber: Peter Schmoll Overture
Hanover Band / Roy Goodman
Nimbus 5154 
4:45 am Giovanni Platti: Cello Concerto
Ensemble Cordia
Stefano Veggetti, cello
Brilliant 94722 
 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
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.
 1 PM - 3 PM
Science Friday
with Ira Flatow
Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. It's brain fun, for curious people.
 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.
Says You! (6:30 - 7:00 p.m.)
with Richard Sher
A game of words and whimsy, bluff and bluster featuring six panelists.
 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 John Playford: Paul's Steeple and Stingo
Apollo's Banquet
Harmonia Mundi 907186 
10:06 pm Arcangelo Corelli: Chaconne
Musica Antiqua Cologne / Reinhard Goebel
Archiv 453418 
10:11 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter"
Vienna Philharmonic / James Levine
DG 429731 
10:52 pm Frederick Delius: Florida Suite: By the River
Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Argo 430206 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations: Aria
Julian Rachlin, violin
Nobuko Imai, viola
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 4776378 
11:06 pm Samuel Barber: Sure on this Shining Night
Zuill Bailey, cello
Lara Downes, piano
Steinway & Sons 30025 
11:09 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 1
Academy Chamber Ensemble
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 438769 
11:28 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Recorder Concerto
Cologne Camerata
Michael Schneider, recorder
DHM 77016 
11:40 pm Charles Gounod: Petite Symphony
Norwegian Winds / Gerard Oskamp
Victoria 19095 

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Sustainability: Birmingham Mayor William Bell
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