Saturday Aug. 9, 2014
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 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Franz Schubert: Two German Dances
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 68243 
12:06 am Gioacchino Rossini: Il turco in Italia (The Turk in Italy): Overture
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly
London/Decca 400049 
12:15 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "Twinkle, Twinkle" Variations (Ah, vous dirai-je, maman)
Julia Shaw, harp
Nora Bumanis, harp
CBC 1103 
12:20 am Thomas Attwood: Turn Thy Face
Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral / John Scott
Hyperion 67087 
12:24 am Alexander Glazunov: Ballet Scenes
Minnesota Orchestra / Edo de Waart
Telarc 80347 
12:53 am Benjamin Godard: Jocelyn: Berceuse
Eroica Trio
EMI 56482 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Heinrich Biber: Sonata No. 9
Parley of Instruments / Roy Goodman
Hyperion 66145 
1:06 am Henry Purcell: Sonata No. 12
Pavlo Beznosiuk, violin
Rachel Podger, violin
Christophe Coin, cello
Christopher Hogwood, organ
Oiseau-Lyre 444449 
1:12 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for 2 Violins
Scottish Ensemble / Jonathan Rees
Jonathan Reese, violin
Jane Murdoch, violin
Virgin 91453 
1:29 am John Dowland: Go from my window
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Dorian 90148 
1:34 am Scott Joplin: Pineapple Rag
William Albright, piano
MusicMasters 7061 
1:38 am Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Caucasian Sketches
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / David Zinman
Telarc 80378 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Johan Svendsen: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra / Mariss Jansons
EMI 49769 
2:06 am Samuel Barber: Summer Music
Marlboro Festival Ensemble
Sony 46250 
2:19 am Antonin Dvorak: In Nature's Realm
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra / Jun Markl
Telarc 32927 
2:35 am Maurice Ravel: Piece in the Form of an Habanera
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
Lambert Orkis, piano
DG 4792949 
2:38 am Richard Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 2
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 412237 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Zoltan Kodaly: Intermezzo for String Trio
Virgin 45015 
3:06 am William Byrd: The Woods so Wild
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80659 
3:11 am Edward Elgar: Enigma Variations
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simon Rattle
EMI 55001 
3:45 am Johannes Brahms: Love Song (Minnelied)
Zuill Bailey, cello
Awadagin Pratt, piano
Telarc 32664 
3:48 am Claude Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
Berlin Philharmonic / Simon Rattle
EMI 58045 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Jacques Offenbach: Grand Duchess of Gerolstein: Overture
Gulbenkian Orchestra / Michel Swierczewski
Nimbus 5303 
4:06 am John Ireland: Concertino Pastorale: Finale
Bournemouth Sinfonietta / George Hurst
Chandos 8375 
4:11 am Francesco Corradini: Baile de las mascaras
Concerto Koln / Pablo Heras-Casado
Archiv 4792050 
4:17 am Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 3
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
DG 474334 
4:29 am Henry Purcell: Fairy Queen: Act IV-Symphony
English String Orchestra / William Boughton
John Wallace, trumpet
Nimbus 5155 
4:31 am Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 97
La Petite Bande / Sigiswald Kuijken
DHM 77294 
 5 AM
Classical Music
5:01 am Gabriel Faure: A Lady in Her Tower
Susan Drake, harp
Hyperion 66340 
5:06 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2
English Chamber Orchestra / Philip Ledger
Virgin 91452 
5:28 am Johan Halvorsen: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 2
Trondheim Symphony Orchestra / Ole Kristian Ruud
Simax 1085 
5:41 am Kozma Lara: Kenge (Song)
Kirsten Johnson, piano
Guild 7257 
5:44 am Svend Schulz: Midsummer Song
Danish National Radio Choir / Stefan Parkman
Chandos 9464 
5:47 am Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
Leonard Bernstein
DG 445486 
 6 AM
Classical Music
6:01 am Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata
Martha Masters, guitar
GSP 1031 
6:06 am Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 25
Philharmonia Orchestra / Otto Klemperer
EMI 63272 
6:27 am George Frideric Handel: Trumpet Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner
Maurice Andre, trumpet
RCA 5864 
6:37 am Johann Strauss, Jr.: It Was So Wonderful (Es war so wunderschon) March
Vienna Philharmonic / Riccardo Muti
DG 1849 
6:41 am Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme: Musetta's Waltz ("Quando m'en vo")
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Andrew Davis
Nicole Cabell, soprano
London/Decca 6590 
6:45 am Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Recorder and Flute
Cologne Camerata
DHM 77367 
 7 AM - 9 AM
Weekend Edition Saturday
with Scott Simon
Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
 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
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.
 12 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 monologues, documentaries, "found sound", short fiction and unusual music.
 1 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.
 2 PM
An experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories.
 3 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.
 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 - 7 PM
A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor
A two-hour, live, 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."
 7 PM
Conversations from The World Cafe
Your favorite artists and new soon-to-be favorite artists. Hear the stories behind their songs and dig a little deeper into the music with host David Dye on Conversations from the World Cafe.
 8 PM - 12 AM
An American treasure featuring classic recordings by many of the legends of American music as well as new music by emerging artists from all over the world.

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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