Friday Aug. 29, 2014
<< August 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Trevor Duncan: The Girl from Corsica
New London Orchestra / Ronald Corp
Hyperion 67148 
12:06 am Cat Stevens: Morning Has Broken
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 
12:10 am Gabriel Faure: Romance without Words
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Erato 34137 
12:13 am Ottorino Respighi: La Boutique fantasque (Fantastic Toy Shop)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Philips 420485 
12:35 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto No. 2
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Hugh Wolff
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Teldec 77311 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 2 "Oriental"
Debra Wendells-Cross, flute
Robert Alemany, clarinet
JoAnn Falletta, guitar
Virginia Arts 901 
1:06 am George Frideric Handel: Trio Sonata No. 8
Marilyn Zupnik, oboe
Mark Shuman, cello
Raymond Leppard, harpsichord
ASV 663 
1:12 am Maurice Ravel: Minuet on the Name of Haydn
Alan Feinberg, piano
Arabesque 6695 
1:16 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 101 "The Clock"
London Classical Players / Roger Norrington
EMI 55111 
1:46 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 1
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Yehudi Menuhin
Virgin 91122 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Franz Schubert: Sehnsucht (Longing)
Robert Shaw Chamber Singers / Robert Shaw
Telarc 80340 
2:06 am Giuseppe Verdi: The Force of Destiny: Overture
Philharmonic of La Scala / Riccardo Muti
Sony 68468 
2:14 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 22
Maurizio Pollini, piano
DG 59 
2:27 am Mauro Giuliani: Serenata
Laurel Zucker, flute
Richard Savino, guitar
Cantilena 66012 
2:44 am Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Berlin Philharmonic / Herbert von Karajan
DG 410026 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations: Aria
Julian Rachlin, violin
Nobuko Imai, viola
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 4776378 
3:06 am Peteris Vasks: Lauda
I Fiamminghi / Rudolf Werthen
Telarc 80457 
3:24 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Wine, Women, and Song (Wein, Weib und Gesang)
Linos Ensemble
Capriccio 5004 
3:39 am Adam Maness: Heston's
The 442s
3:42 am Franz Pokorny: Horn Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 422346 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Pastorale-Polonaise
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Christianne Jaccottet, harpsichord
Denon 7052 
4:06 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 88
La Petite Bande / Sigiswald Kuijken
Virgin 91499 
4:29 am Anonymous: Scots Marche
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139 
4:32 am Malcolm Arnold: Four Scottish Dances
Philharmonia Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8867 
4:42 am Gareth Walters: Divertimento for Strings
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra / Roy Goodman
CBC 5227 
 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
Here & Now
with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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 1 PM - 3 PM
Science Friday
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 3 PM - 6 PM
All Things Considered
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 6 PM
Marketplace (6:00 - 6:30 p.m.)
with Kai Ryssdal
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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 Henry Purcell: 3 Parts on a Ground
Cypres 1633 
10:06 pm Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Yoel Levi
Telarc 80318 
10:18 pm Traditional: Afton Water
Cambridge Singers / John Rutter
Collegium 120 
10:23 pm Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Trio
Beaux Arts Trio / (Selected members)
George Pieterson, clarinet
Philips 438365 
10:51 pm Godfrey Ridout: Fall Fair
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra / Uri Mayer
CBC 5069 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Jennifer Higdon: String Poetic: Nocturne
Jennifer Koh, violin
Reiko Uchida, piano
Cedille 103 
11:06 pm William McGibbon: Sonata No. 5 "In Imitation of Corelli"
Chatham Baroque
Dorian 90291 
11:15 pm John Dowland: Lady Clifton's Spirit
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907515 
11:17 pm Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Winter
Trondheim Soloists / Anne-Sophie Mutter
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 463259 
11:29 pm Muzio Clementi: Symphony No. 3 "The Great National"
Philharmonia Orchestra / Francesco d'Avalos
ASV 803 

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INTERVIEW: Trisha Powell Crain On Alabama's Low NAEP Ranks
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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
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Interview: Mark Crosswhite, Alabama Power's New CEO
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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'
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Interview: Michael Saag, M.D., Discusses His New Book
Sustainability: Birmingham Mayor William Bell
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INTERVIEW: Anne-Marie Slaughter
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