Thursday Aug. 21, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Frederic Chopin: Contredanse and Tarantelle
Malcolm Frager, piano
Telarc 80040 
12:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Trio No. 6
Guarneri Trio
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:23 am Franz Danzi: Fantasy for Clarinet and Orchestra
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra / Jorg Faerber
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976 
12:35 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Dunedin Consort / John Butt
Linn 430 
12:46 am Siegfried Wagner: Der Friedensengel (The Angel of Peace): Prelude
Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic / Werner Andreas Albert
CPO 999003 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: 2 Bagatelles
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80423 
1:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 3
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 417573 
1:26 am Rene Clausen: Prayer
Kansas City Chorale / Charles Bruffy
Chandos 5105 
1:32 am Antonin Dvorak: Humoresque
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Sakari Oramo
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 15312 
1:36 am Mauro Giuliani: Guitar Concerto No. 1
English Chamber Orchestra / Charles Groves
John Williams, guitar
Sony 45610 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Antonio Leal Moreira: Sinfonia
Algarve Orchestra / Alvaro Cassuto
Naxos 557207 
2:06 am Jean-Marie Leclair: Overture No. 3
Rare Fruits Council
Astree 8842 
2:17 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 1
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Pinchas Zukerman
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412737 
2:28 am Adalbert Gyrowetz: Symphony No. 2
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9791 
2:46 am Antonio Vivaldi: L'Estro Armonico: Concerto No. 8 for Two Violins
I Musici
Roberto Michelucci, violin
Anna Maria Cotogni, violin
Philips 426932 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Susan Drake, harp
Hyperion 66340 
3:06 am George Frideric Handel: Allegro
Rachel Barton, violin
David Schrader, harpsichord
John Mark Rozendaal, cello
Cedille 32 
3:09 am Ignaz Pleyel: Symphony
London Mozart Players / Matthias Bamert
Chandos 9525 
3:34 am William Schuman: New England Triptych
Phoenix Symphony / James Sedares
Koch 7135 
3:51 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Die Fledermaus: Overture
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra / Alfred Walter
Naxos 553936 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Edouard Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole: Rondo
Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Chee-Yun, violin
Denon 18017 
4:06 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations on an Original Theme
Vladimir Feltsman, piano
Sony 44589 
4:14 am Huang Zi: Plum Blossoms in the Snow
Xuefei Yang, guitar
Warner 63662 
4:18 am Evencio Castellanos: Santa Cruz de Pacairigua
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel
DG 11340 
4:36 am Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein
Sony 44709 
 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 Erkki Melartin: Sleeping Beauty: Jubilee March
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra / Leif Segerstam
Ondine 824 
10:06 pm Henry Purcell: Trumpet Sonata No. 1
Purcell Quartet
Mark Bennett, trumpet
Chandos 571 
10:11 pm Alexander Glazunov: Song of the Minstrel (Chant du menestrel)
Chamber Orchestra of Europe / John Eliot Gardiner
Steven Isserlis, cello
Virgin 91134 
10:16 pm Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
EMI 47844 
10:36 pm Adam Maness: Heston's
The 442s
10:41 pm Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto for the left hand
London Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
Michel Beroff, piano
DG 423665 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Gaspar Cassado: Requiebros
I Musici Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897 
11:06 pm Anonymous: Callino
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90235 
11:09 pm Edvard Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Ensom vandrer (Lonely Wanderer)
Hagai Shaham, violin
Arnon Erez, piano
Hyperion 67504 
11:13 pm Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade
London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras
Telarc 80208 

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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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