Classical Middays

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Playlist

January 29, 2015

1:01 PM
The Adventures of Robin Hood: Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Artist : Erich Korngold
Album :
Composer : Erich Korngold
Catalog : 62788
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Label : Sony
1:06 PM
Harp Concerto
Artist : George Frideric Handel
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 9990
Orchestra : The King's Violins
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Analekta
1:21 PM
Andante and Rondo Capriccioso
Artist : Felix Mendelssohn
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 902195
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Harmonia Mundi
1:28 PM
Swan Lake: Danse russe
Artist : Peter Tchaikovsky
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 94832
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Label : Sony
1:34 PM
Cello Concerto No. 2
Artist : Franz Joseph Haydn
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 4969
Orchestra : Moscow Soloists
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Naive
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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