June 5 - June 11

Jun 2, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for June 5 – June 11, 2014

THURSDAY- June 5, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - C.P.E. Bach: Two “Berlin” Symphonies, in Eb major and F major; Grabert: Oboe Sonata in G minor, Op. 52; Fuchs: Serenade #3, Op. 21; Haydn: String Quartet in D major, Op. 20 #4; Brahms: Hungarian Dances for piano duo, #1-9

1:00 p.m   An Intelligence Squared Debate - Is the college of the future online? Does the traditional classroom stand a chance? Will online education be the great equalizer, or is a campus-based college experience still necessary?

2:06 p.m.    Jazz Sessions - A variety of jazz tunes and styles with Terry Conrad

4:00 p.m.    The Pea Green Boat with Annie Garde – a show for children of all ages

7:30 p.m.  The Write Question – Bozeman author, Molly Caro May, talks about and reads from her memoir “The Map of Enough:  One Woman’s Search for Place”

FRIDAY – June 6, 2014

9:05 a.m.  Morning Classics – Morning Classics with Linda Talbott – Smetana: Album Leaves, Op. 2, Sketches, Op. 4 for Piano; Hummel: Piano Trio in Eb major, Op. 96; Gaubert: Divertissement for flute and piano; Zelenka: Chamber Sonata #3; Dvořák: Symphony #8 in G major, Op. 88

SATURDAY- June 7, 2014

11:00 a.m.  Lyric Opera of Chicago – La Traviata in Italian composed by Giuseppe Verdi

4:00 p.m.  Radiolab -- “Who Are You?” – This episode centers around the chilling question: how well can you ever really know the people around you?

SUNDAY- June 8, 2014

8:00 a.m.  Santa Fe Chamber Music – J.S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067; Beethoven: String Quintet in C Major, Op. 29

11:10 a.m.  Front Row Center – The MTPR weekly arts interview

11:20 a.m.  The Food Guys - “Orange Juice”

11:30 a.m.  Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me - The “oddly informative” NPR news quiz show – with Peter Sagal and Carl Kassell

12:25 p.m.   Field Notes – “Flower Spiders”

4:00 p.m.  TED Radio Hour - A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create

7:00 p.m.  LA Philharmonic – Gustavo Dudamel conducts music of Tchaikovsky

MONDAY- June 9, 2014

9:05 a.m.  Morning Classics – Theobold Boehm: Variations Brillantes sur un Air Allenard for flute and piano; Joseph Rheinberger: Horn Sonata, Op. 178; Gustav Mahler: Symphony #5 in C# minor
1:00 p.m.    Alternative Radio - Alternative Radio – David Cay Johnston – Societal Impact of Inequality

7:30 p.m.    Roy Orbison – Mystery Girl - Brand-new one hour special from Joyride Media takes in depth look at Roy Orbison's 1989 posthumous comeback album, "Mystery Girl."

TUESDAY – June 10, 2014

9:05 a.m.  Morning Classics with Susan Israel – Jan Dismas Zelenka: Sonata #4 for 2 oboes, bassoon, and continuo; Mikhail Glinka: Variations on a theme by Mozart for harp; Nocturne in Eb for harp; Serenade on themes of Donizetti; Scriabin: Etude, Op. 8, #11 for cello and piano; Elgar: Romance, Op. 62 for cello and piano; Joseph Jongen: Danse Lente for flute and harp; Joseph Lauber: Four Medieval Dances; Josef Suk: Pohadka (Fairy Tale), Op. 16

11:00 am    Freeforms with Michael Marsolek

1:00 p.m.  Home Ground Radio with Brian Kahn

1:30 p.m.  Musician’s Spotlight with John Floridis
7:30 p.m.  This American Life

8:30 p.m.  Reflections West – Damon Falke reflects on the nebulous connection between place and identity. We’ve paired his essay with one of Falke’s own poems titled “The Church of Yellowjacket.”

WEDNESDAY- June 11, 2014

9:00  a.m.  Morning Classics - Bach: Orchestral Suite #3 in D major, BWV 1068; Dowland: 3 songs for Lute; Handel: Selections from “Teseo”; Locatelli: Sonata for 2 violins and continuo, Op. 5 #1 in G and Sonata for 2 violins and continuo in A, Op. 8 #7; Mozart: Concerto for flute and harp in C major, k. 299

1:00 p.m.  Moyers and Company

1:25 p.m.   Living on Earth
8:30 p.m.  What I Like About Jazz - Features small group jazz from 1950 to now