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Friday May 22, 2015
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Playing this hour.
 12 AM
Classical Music
12:01 am Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 2: Prelude
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Vanguard 4083 
12:06 am Alexandre Desplat: Three Etudes: The Embrace
Gloria Cheng, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907635 
12:13 am Arnold Schoenberg: Suite for Strings
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / John Mauceri
London/Decca 448619 
12:21 am George Gershwin: An American in Paris
London Symphony Orchestra / Andre Previn
EMI 66943 
12:39 am Antonio Salieri: Flute and Oboe Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Kenneth Sillito
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 416359 
 1 AM
Classical Music
1:01 am Pierre Attaingnant: Galliarde
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854 
1:06 am Felix Mendelssohn: Andante and Rondo Capriccioso
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902195 
1:13 am Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra / Marek Janowski
Virgin 91206 
1:25 am Johannes Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn "St. Antoni Chorale"
Dresden State Orchestra / Kurt Sanderling
Eurodisc 69220 
1:45 am George Frideric Handel: Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 3
Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood
Oiseau-Lyre 411721 
 2 AM
Classical Music
2:01 am Jules Massenet: The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Minnesota Orchestra / Eiji Oue
Anthony Ross, cello
Reference 99 
2:06 am Richard Danielpour: The Enchanted Garden: Elegy
Christopher Atzinger, piano
MSR 1534 
2:11 am Ludwig van Beethoven: Triple Concerto
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Kurt Masur
Philips 438005 
2:47 am John Ireland: The Holy Boy
English Chamber Orchestra / David Garforth
Chandos 8390 
2:50 am Hector Berlioz: Corsair: Overture
Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray
Mercury 434328 
 3 AM
Classical Music
3:01 am Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude No. 5
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Sergiu Comissiona
CBC 5143 
3:06 am Antonin Dvorak: Romantic Pieces
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3191 
3:20 am Johann Froberger: Toccata
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257 
3:27 am Miklos Rozsa: Spellbound: Prelude and Love Theme
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Alexander Shelley
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 4792954 
3:34 am Igor Stravinsky: Pulcinella Suite
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Yuri Temirkanov
RCA 60394 
 4 AM
Classical Music
4:01 am Alexander Glazunov: Interlude
Utrecht String Quartet
Dabringhaus 6031239 
4:06 am Gabriel Faure: Dolly Suite
Fromentin-Plancade Duo
EMI 72526 
4:22 am Felix Mendelssohn: Psalm 43: Richte mich, Gott, und fuhre meine Sache (Judge me, O God)
Voices of Ascension / Dennis Keene
Delos 3138 
4:27 am Johann Stamitz: Clarinet Concerto
Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Iona Brown
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 54842 
4:44 am Ralph Vaughan Williams: In the Fen Country
New Queen's Hall Orchestra / Barry Wordsworth
Argo 440116 
 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
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.
 1 PM - 3 PM
Science Friday
with Ira Flatow
Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. It's brain fun, for curious people.
 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.
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 Pietro Locatelli: Violin Sonata No. 2: Allegro
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363 
10:06 pm Edvard Grieg: Grandmother's Minuet
Hagai Shaham, violin
Arnon Erez, piano
Hyperion 67504 
10:08 pm George Frideric Handel: Oboe Concerto No. 2
City of London Sinfonia / Nicholas Ward
Anthony Camden, oboe
Naxos 553430 
10:19 pm Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Cello Concerto No. 2
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Gustav Leonhardt
Anner Bylsma, cello
Virgin 90800 
10:45 pm Egberto Gismonti: Agua e Vinho (Water and Wine)
Sergio Assad, guitar
Odair Assad, guitar
Nonesuch 79365 
10:49 pm Josef Myslivecek: Overture
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418 
 11 PM
Classical Music
11:01 pm Franz Schubert: Die schone Mullerin: Des Baches Wiegenlied (The Brook's Lullaby)
The Knights / Eric Jacobsen
Ancalagon 137 
11:06 pm Traditional Irish: The Coolin
Barry Douglas, piano
Chandos 10821 
11:14 pm Felicien David: Spring Soiree No. 6
Limoges Baroque Ensemble
Laborie 11 
11:22 pm music continues...

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INTERVIEW: US Secretary Of Education Arne Duncan
INTERVIEW: Recovering Heroin Addict Brad Blount On A Dark Time, And How He Escaped It
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INTERVIEW: State Senator Del Marsh On New Charter School Bill
UA BOT Member On Dr. Ray Watts, UAB Football Controversy
Carsen And Lindley Talk Alabama Schools' Low Test Scores
Federal Judge Puts Temporary Hold on Same-Sex Marriage Decision
UAB Faculty Senate Could Vote For Reassessment of Sports And "No-Confidence"on Watts
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Protestors Demand Assurances UAB Football Will Not Be Cut
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
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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

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