Classical Middays

Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on KLRE
Jeff Esworthy, Julie Amacher
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July 23, 2014

1:01 PM
New Classical Tracks
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1:06 PM
Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz)
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Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 80314
Conductor : Erich Kunzel
Orchestra : Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Telarc
1:17 PM
Curtain Tune
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Composer : Matthew Locke
Catalog : 66667
Orchestra : Parley of Instruments
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 26
Label : Hyperion
1:21 PM
Violin Sonata No. 2
Artist : Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
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Composer : Andre Previn
Catalog : 479294
Instrument : PRpr
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : DG
1:42 PM
Concerto for Two Flutes
Artist : Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
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Composer : Domenico Cimarosa
Catalog : 45930
Conductor : Jean-Pierre Rampal
Orchestra : Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Sony
2:01 PM
Symphony No. 3 Pastoral: 1st movement
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Composer : Francois-Joseph Gossec
Catalog : 9661
Conductor : Matthias Bamert
Orchestra : London Mozart Players
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 1998
Label : Chandos
2:06 PM
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Composer : Robert Schumann
Catalog : 79
Conductor : Eiji Oue
Orchestra : Minnesota Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Reference
2:17 PM
Artist : Jason Vieaux, guitar
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Composer : Andrew York
Catalog : 71287
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Azica
2:22 PM
Scottish Fantasy
Artist : Jascha Heifetz, violin
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Composer : Max Bruch
Catalog : 6214
Conductor : Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra : New Symphony Orchestra of London
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 4
Label : RCA
2:50 PM
Four Seasons: Winter
Artist : Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
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Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 80523
Conductor : Rudolf Werthen
Orchestra : Orchestra of Flanders
Instrument : OYx
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Telarc
1:00 pm
Fri March 20, 2009

Making The Perfect Exit

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We called up two more people to talk a little bit about endings. First, Curtis Sittenfeld. She wrote the novel "American Wife." And get this. Our show, Day to Day, pops up on page 490.

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12:25 pm
Wed April 23, 2008

German Left Courts the Working Class

Left Party leader Oskar Lafontaine protests with miners against the closure of mines in Saarbrucken, Germany, on March 5.
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A new political party in Germany has made saving the working class and the country's welfare system rallying points for attracting votes. It has been drawing support from the mainstream parties with a radical message.

The party, Die Linke, or the Left Party, is a merger of the reformed Communist Party from East Germany and discontented former Social Democrats. One of its co-leaders, Oskar Lafontaine, says that Germany shouldn't turn its back on working people just as they are increasingly struggling to make ends meet.

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3:12 pm
Fri March 14, 2008

Dance Craze Tecktonik Spreads Through Europe

A teen dances the Tecktonik, an alternative dance form that has started spreading through nightclubs in Europe — and could be heading for U.S. shores.
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With the Macarena long past, a new European dance craze is set to invade U.S. shores.

The Tecktonik began just outside Paris — and is spreading to nightclubs and onto the streets across Europe.

At the Metropolis, one of the biggest nightclubs in the Paris region, the music goes by a lot of different names. Electro. Jump style. Hard style. Hard core. But the only dance is the Tecktonik.

The customers at the club are mostly in their teens and early 20s, middle class, and from every ethnic background. They look as if they were raised by Madonna and Marilyn Manson.

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