Sunday Aug. 24, 2014
<< August 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Frederick Delius: Irmelin Prelude
Northern Sinfonia of England / Richard Hickox
EMI 65067 
12:06 am Giuseppe Sammartini: Concerto Grosso No. 6 "Christmas Concerto"
Ensemble 415 / Chiara Banchini
Harmonia Mundi 986002 
12:15 am Maurice Ravel: Mother Goose (Ma mere l'oye): Ballet
Berlin Philharmonic / Pierre Boulez
DG 439859 
12:44 am John Playford: Johnny Cock Thy Beaver
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90235 
12:47 am Antonio Vivaldi: Mandolin Concerto
Parley of Instruments
Paul O'Dette, lute
Hyperion 66160 
12:54 am Joachim Raff: Cavatina
Itzhak Perlman, violin
Samuel Sanders, piano
EMI 56602 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: March
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra / Hans Graf
LaserLight 15886 
1:06 am Paul Creston: Symphony No. 3
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3114 
1:33 am Franz Schubert: Ave Maria
Orchestra of St. Luke's / Michael Stern
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 97779 
1:39 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lover's Ghost
Coro / Mark Griffiths
Dal Segno 600 
1:45 am Frederic Chopin: Polonaise-Fantasie
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5615 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Jules Massenet: The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Anthony Ross, cello
Reference 99 
2:06 am Sergei Prokofiev: Prelude No. 7
Naoko Yoshino, harp
Philips 446064 
2:09 am Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 7
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
Telarc 80173 
2:49 am Alessandro Scarlatti: Concerto Grosso No. 4
Europa Galante / Fabio Biondi
Fabio Biondi, violin
Virgin 45495 
2:54 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Fur Elise
Anatol Ugorski, piano
DG 439520 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Claude Debussy: Romantic Waltz
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80622 
3:06 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Symphony No. 4
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8648 
3:15 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute and Harp Concerto
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Susan Palma, flute
Nancy Allen, harp
DG 427677 
3:44 am Henry Purcell: Fantasy Upon One Note
John Holloway, violin
Monika Baer, violin
Renate Steinmann, viola
Susanna Hefti, viola
Martin Zeller, bass violin
ECM 2189 
3:47 am Radames Gnattali: Sonata for Cello and Guitar
Claremont Duo
Artek 10 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Alfred Hill: Symphony No. 5: Allegro "The Carnival"
Wilfred Lehmann
Marco Polo 223538 
4:06 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Waltz-Scherzo
Russian National Orchestra / Yakov Kreizberg
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 95 
4:14 am William Byrd: In sacred praises (Laudibus in sanctis)
The Sixteen / Harry Christophers
Coro 16077 
4:21 am Paul Dukas: La Peri (The Fairy)
Ulster Orchestra / Yan Pascal Tortelier
Chandos 8852 
4:43 am Reinhold Gliere: Intermezzo
Alain Trudel, trombone
Yannick Nezet-Seguin, piano
Atma 2289 
4:46 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Flute Sonata
Ancalagon 139 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am John Dowland: Mr. John Langton's Pavan
Virgin 45005 
5:06 am Percy Grainger: Molly on the Shore
North Texas Wind Symphony / Eugene Corporon
Klavier 11128 
5:11 am Marcel Grandjany: Forest of Charm and Enchantment
Caroline Leonardelli, harp
Cen Classics 1453 
5:18 am Franz Schubert: 14 Waltzes
Vassily Primakov, piano
Bridge 9327 
5:30 am Alexander Glazunov: Ballet Scenes
Minnesota Orchestra / Edo de Waart
Telarc 80347 
 6 AM
With Heart and Voice
with Peter DuBois
A weekly program of choral and organ music covering a wide spectrum of Western sacred music, with brief organ selections offered between choral works.
 7 AM - 9 AM
Weekend Edition
with Audie Cornish
Sunday mornings are special--there's a unique pace to the day. Whether grabbing that second cup of coffee, or spending some extra time with your family, Weekend Edition Sunday compliments you day perfectly by delivering the latest news, along with an insightful blend of commentary and analysis, blended with interviews and feature stories about music, history, science and sports.
 9 AM
Car Talk
with Tom and Ray Magliozzi
Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) are America's funniest auto mechanics. Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers Brothers, and you've got an hour's worth of automotive mayhem!
 10 AM
Wait Wait Don't Tell Me
with Peter Segal
It's a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers. America's favorite newscaster, NPR's Carl Kasell, is the show's official judge and scorekeeper.
 11 AM - 1 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
A two-hour weekly variety program hosted by bestselling author and National Humanities Award-winner Garrison Keillor. Each week's broadcast showcases actors Tim Russell and Sue Scott, and the sound effects of Tom Keith, The Guys' All-Star Shoe Band, and The News from Lake Wobegon, an update from the little town where "all the women are strong, all the men are good looking, and all the children are above average."
 1 PM
Says You!
with Richard Sher
A game of words and whimsy, bluff and bluster featuring six panelists.
 2 PM
Studio 360
with Kurt Anderson
Public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Meet people who are creating and shaping our culture.
 3 PM
This American Life
with Ira Glass
Some of the best storytelling public radio has to offer. The program explores a theme, through a playful mix of radio monologues, mini-documentaries, "found tape," short fiction and unusual music.
 4 PM
All Things Considered
All Things Considered deliverers in-depth reporting and transforms the way you understand the world. Listen for an hour of insightful news mixed with commentary and interviews, as well as special--sometimes quirky--features.
 5 PM
On The Media
Decoding what we hear, read, and see in the media every day and arming us with critical tools necessary to survive the information age.
 6 PM
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.
 7 PM - 10 PM
with John Diliberto
A modern soundscape of music that draws from various cultures, traditions, and genres.
 10 PM - 12 AM
Music From The Hearts of Space
with Stephen Hill
A timeless experience, as ancient as the echoes of a simple bamboo flute or as contemporary as the latest ambient CD. "Spacemusic" is quiet, consonant, ethereal, often without conventional rhythmic and dynamic contrasts and it bridges diverse historical, ethnic, and contemporary styles.

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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