Wednesday Aug. 6, 2014
September 2014 >>
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Landler
Vera Beths, violin
Gijs Beths, violin
Anner Bylsma, cello
Channel Classics 1491 
12:06 am Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Winter
English Chamber Orchestra / David Lockington
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Koch 7790 
12:15 am Viktors Bastiks: Latvian Folk Songs: The Sun Departs in a Golden Boat
Balsis Youth Choir / Andrejs Jansons
Albany 1197 
12:19 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 5
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 420186 
12:33 am Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Quintet
Hagen Quartet
Eduard Brunner, clarinet
DG 419600 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Jean-Joseph Mondonville: Sonata No. 4: Aria
Luc Beausejour, harpsichord
Helene Plouffe, violin
Analekta 9920 
1:06 am Luis Narvaez: Fantasia No. 1
Frank Wallace, vihuela
Gyre 10042 
1:09 am Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4
Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim
Teldec 61179 
1:44 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Vocalise
Time For Three
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Universal 20744 
1:49 am Otto Nicolai: The Merry Wives of Windsor Overture
Vienna Philharmonic / Christian Thielemann
DG 4745022 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Easley Blackwood: Nocturne
Easley Blackwood, piano/synthesizer
Cedille 38 
2:06 am Giles Farnaby: The Old Spagnoleta
Atrium Musicae of Madrid
Bis 163 
2:10 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Andre Previn
RCA 7747 
2:56 am Heitor Villa-Lobos: Modinha
Michala Petri, recorder
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 226900 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Rondo
Mikhail Pletnev, piano
DG 459614 
3:06 am Carl Stamitz: Clarinet Concerto No. 11
Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra / Jan Malat
Karl Schlechta, clarinet
Arte Nova 37327 
3:26 am Johan Svendsen: Two Swedish Folk Tunes
Orchestra of the Mill / Andrew Penny
Lydian 18132 
3:32 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento No. 14 for Winds
Amadeus Winds
Oiseau-Lyre 425819 
3:45 am Felix Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture
London Symphony Orchestra / Claudio Abbado
DG 423104 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Francois Couperin: La Verneuille
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67440 
4:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
St Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Saint Luke's 302 
4:17 am Jorge Morel: Danza Brasilera
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000 
4:22 am Carl Friedrich Abel: Symphony No. 2
Cantilena / Adrian Shepherd
Chandos 8648 
4:32 am Leo Delibes: Coppelia Act II, Scene 2
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
London/Decca 414502 
 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 John Playford: Daphne
Les Witches
Alpha 502 
10:06 pm John Dowland: A Dream (Lady Layton's Pavane)
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160 
10:12 pm Nagayo Motoori: Summer Children
Paillard Chamber Orchestra / Jean-Francois Paillard
Denon 7330 
10:17 pm Johann Christian Bach: Symphony No. 6
Academy of Ancient Music / Simon Standage
Chandos 540 
10:33 pm Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration (Tod und Verklarung)
New York Philharmonic / Lorin Maazel
DG 7890 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Traditional: Dances from New England & Ireland
Jeannette Sorrell, harpsichord
Avie 2205 
11:06 pm Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Hoe-Down
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10801 
11:10 pm Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 2
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne / Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Telarc 80309 
11:31 pm Theresa Carreno: Corbeille de fleurs (Basket of Flowers)
Alan Feinberg, piano
Argo 436121 
11:37 pm Luigi Boccherini: Guitar Quintet No. 7
Marlboro Festival Orchestra
Sony 47298 

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

Our live stream webcast is authorized by our agreement to abide by the terms of the license issued by the Recording Industry Association of America. Among the limitations set out in the federal law that created the compulsory license to distribute sound recordings over the internet, we agreed that the webcast would not be distributed on a subscription basis; that it cannot be interactive or "on-demand'; and that we not publish or distribute a program schedule or list of the titles of the specific sound recordings that will be transmitted in advance.