Sunday Aug. 31, 2014
<< August 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Jacques Ibert: Flute Concerto: Allegro
City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Susan Milan, flute
Chandos 8840 
12:06 am Arcangelo Corelli: Violin Sonata No. 1
Trio Sonnerie
Virgin 90840 
12:17 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: Rosen aus dem Suden (Roses from the South) Waltz
Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner
RCA 5405 
12:27 am Joan Ambrosio Dalza: Piva
James Tyler, lute
Anthony Rooley, lute
Boston Skyline 123 
12:30 am Peter Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 4 "Mozartiana"
Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Jose Serebrier
ASV 719 
12:56 am Franz Schubert: An die Musik (To Music)
Bryn Terfel, baritone
Malcolm Martineau, piano
DG 445294 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Edward Elgar: Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / James Judd
Naxos 557166 
1:06 am Germaine Tailleferre: Harp Sonata
Jennifer Swartz, harp
Atma 2265 
1:17 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 25
Danish National Chamber Orchestra / Adam Fischer
Dacapo 220542 
1:45 am Gerardo H. Matos Rodriguez: La Cumparsita
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 
1:49 am Frederic Chopin: Introduction and Polonaise
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 53112 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am John Dowland: Pavan
Queen's Chamber Band
Four-Tay 4011 
2:06 am Richard Strauss: Intermezzo: Interludes
Seattle Symphony / Gerard Schwarz
Delos 3052 
2:32 am Johann Fasch: Quartet for Two Oboes and Two Bassoons
Ingo Goritzki, oboe
Burkhard Glaetzner, oboe
Thomas Reinhardt, bassoon
Lutz Klepel, bassoon
Berlin 1069 
2:40 am Richard Wagner: Die Feen (The Fairies): Overture
Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Chandos 5087 
2:52 am Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride: Overture
London Symphony Orchestra / Geoffrey Simon
Chandos 8412 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo No. 1
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
Philips 411137 
3:06 am Arnold Bax: Roscatha
Ulster Orchestra / Bryden Thomson
Chandos 8367 
3:17 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan / Carlo Maria Giulini
Sony 48238 
3:47 am Traditional: Ack Varmeland, du skona
Danish String Quartet
Dacapo 226081 
3:50 am Antonio Vivaldi: Trio Sonata
I Musici
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 434082 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Carl Reinecke: Trio for Piano, Oboe, and Horn: Adagio
Dallas Chamber Players
Klavier 11050 
4:06 am Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80309 
4:25 am Gabriel Faure: Ave Maria
Cambridge Singers
John Scott, organ
Collegium 109 
4:29 am Charles Gounod: Petite Symphony
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Hogwood
London/Decca 430231 
4:50 am Sainte-Colombe: Concert No. 41 "Le Retour" (The Return)
Specter of the Rose
Naxos 550750 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am John Field: Nocturne No. 9
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 8719 
5:06 am George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 2
English Concert / Trevor Pinnock
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Archiv 415291 
5:15 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Zurich Chamber Orchestra / Howard Griffiths
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Warner 45312 
5:20 am Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 3
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 55533 
5:49 am George Gershwin: Lullaby
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10801 
 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.

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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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