Thursday Aug. 7, 2014
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Jules Massenet: Suite from Esclarmonde: Hymenee
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra / Kenneth Jean
Marco Polo 223354 
12:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Violin Concerto
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra / Jakub Hrusa
Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin
European Broadcasting Union Recording 
12:37 am Henry Purcell: Fantasia No. 8
Les Voix Humaines
Atma 2591 
12:41 am Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simon Rattle
EMI 55394 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Amy Beach: Prelude on an Old Folk Tune
Joanne Polk, piano
Arabesque 6704 
1:06 am Alan Hovhaness: Spirit of Trees Sonata for Harp and Guitar
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
David Leisner, guitar
Telarc 80530 
1:30 am Percy Grainger: Molly on the Shore
North Texas Wind Symphony / Eugene Corporon
Klavier 11128 
1:36 am George Frideric Handel: Rinaldo: Lascia ch'io pianga
Mormon Tabernacle Choir / Mack Wilberg
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 18931 
1:40 am Giuseppe Tartini: Trumpet Concerto
English Chamber Orchestra / Jeffrey Tate
Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet
EMI 54897 
1:51 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 22
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 417236 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Hector Berlioz: The Trojans (Les Troyens): Trojan March
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434328 
2:06 am Robert Schumann: Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra
New York Philharmonic / Kurt Masur
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 457075 
2:20 am Jacques Aubert: Concerto No. 1
Collegium Musicum 90 / Simon Standage
Chandos 577 
2:30 am Cat Stevens: Morning Has Broken
La Pieta / Angele Dubeau
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8737 
2:34 am Claude Debussy: String Quartet
Medici String Quartet
Nimbus 5389 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Andres Segovia: Two Etudes
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 417618 
3:06 am Domenico Cimarosa: Sinfonia Concertante
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 416359 
3:25 am Hugo Alfven: Swedish Rhapsody No. 1 "Midsummer Vigil"
Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Bis 385 
3:39 am Max Bruch: Kol Nidrei
London Symphony Orchestra / Neeme Jarvi
Yuri Bashmet, viola
RCA 63292 
3:50 am Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Trumpets
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Michael Laird, trumpet
Iaan Wilson, trumpet
Oiseau-Lyre 410553 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Edvard Grieg: Symphony: Intermezzo
Neeme Jarvi
DG 427321 
4:06 am Carl Czerny: Variations on a Theme by Krumpholz
Erika Raum, violin
Anton Kuerti, piano
CBC 1150 
4:11 am John Dowland: Lady Hunsdon's Puffe
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907515 
4:14 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus: Selections
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419608 
4:36 am Emil Waldteufel: Estudiantina
Salon Orchestra of Cologne
RCA 69295 
4:44 am Antonin Dvorak: Scherzo Capriccioso
Ulster Orchestra / Vernon Handley
Chandos 8453 
 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 Malcolm Arnold: Serenade for Guitar and Strings
Northern Sinfonia / Richard Hickox
Craig Ogden, guitar
Chandos 9963 
10:06 pm Franz Schubert: Quartet for Flute, Viola, Guitar and Cello
Wolfgang Schulz, flute
Wolfram Christ, viola
Goran Sollscher, guitar
Georg Faust, cello
DG 431783 
10:32 pm Alexander Borodin: Serenata alla spagnuola (Spanish Serenade)
I Musici Montreal / Yuli Turovsky
Yuli Turovsky, cello
Analekta 9897 
10:36 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: String Symphony No. 4
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra / Thomas Hengelbrock
DHM 77187 
10:49 pm Zez Confrey: Dizzy Fingers
Paula Robison, flute
Steven Beck, piano
Pergola 1039 
10:53 pm Giovanni Valentini: Sonata a 4
Musica Fiata Koln
DHM 77086 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for glass harmonica
John Williams, guitar
Sony 66245 
11:06 pm Jacques Ibert: Three Short Pieces
Reykjavik Wind Quintet
Chandos 9362 
11:14 pm Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 204: Die Schatzbarkeit der weiten Erden
Munich Chamber Orchestra / Alexander Liebreich
Hilary Hahn, violin
Christine Schafer, soprano
DG 13832 
11:18 pm Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 20
Ruth Laredo, piano
ESS.A.Y 1006 
11:29 pm Claude Debussy: La Boite a Joujoux (The Toy Box)
Radio Luxembourg Orchestra / Louis de Froment
Vox 5053 

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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
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Interview: Mark Crosswhite, Alabama Power's New CEO
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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
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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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