Classical Middays

Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on KLRE
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Playlist

October 20, 2014

1:01 PM
Robin Hood Suite: March of the Bowmen
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frederic Curzon
Catalog : 66968
Conductor : Ronald Corp
Orchestra : New London Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 20
Label : Hyperion
1:06 PM
March Slave
Artist :
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Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 80170
Conductor : Erich Kunzel
Orchestra : Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Telarc
1:16 PM
Jasspodspolska
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 226081
Orchestra : Danish String Quartet
Instrument : S1
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Dacapo
1:20 PM
The Magic Harp Overture (Rosamunde)
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Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 423656
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
1:32 PM
Symphony No. 34
Artist :
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Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 420937
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : English Baroque Soloists
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Philips
2:01 PM
Invitation to the Polka
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 223218
Conductor : Alfred Walter
Orchestra : Slovak State Phiharmonic, Kosice
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Marco Polo
2:06 PM
Trumpet Voluntary
Artist : Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Album :
Composer : John Stanley
Catalog : 66244
Conductor : Anthony Newman
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : WN
TrackNumber : 29
Label : Sony
2:10 PM
Fidelity Rewarded Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 5135
Conductor : Adam Fischer
Orchestra : Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Nimbus
2:15 PM
Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Lars-Erik Larsson
Catalog : 777671
Conductor : Andrew Manze
Orchestra : Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : CPO
2:23 PM
Violin Sonata No. 1
Artist : Pamela Frank, violin
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 67087
Instrument : RPrp
TrackNumber : 4
Label : MusicMasters
2:46 PM
A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 423104
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : DG
Commentary
1:00 pm
Fri March 20, 2009

Making The Perfect Exit

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Transcript

MADELEINE BRAND, host:

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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World
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.
Torsten Silz AFP/Getty Images

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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World
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.
Fred Dufour AFP/Getty Images

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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