Classical Middays

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January 23, 2015

1:01 PM
Symphony: Intermezzo
Artist :
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Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 427321
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : DG
1:06 PM
Liebesleid (Love’s Sorrow)
Artist : Robert McDuffie, violin
Album :
Composer : Fritz Kreisler
Catalog : 80402
Conductor : Erich Kunzel
Orchestra : Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Telarc
1:10 PM
Song without Words No. 1 Sweet Remembrance
Artist : Javier Perianes, piano
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Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 902195
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Harmonia Mundi
1:15 PM
Quintet for Winds
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Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 42
Conductor : A. Robert Johnson
Orchestra : New York Philomusica
Instrument : RU
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : NY Philomusica
1:43 PM
Fantasy on Polish Airs
Artist : Garrick Ohlsson, piano
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Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 6702
Conductor : Kazimierz Kord
Orchestra : Warsaw Philharmonic
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Arabesque
2:01 PM
Tale of Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Artist :
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Composer : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Catalog : 80107
Conductor : Andre Previn
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Telarc
2:06 PM
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Fanny Mendelssohn
Catalog : 7169
Conductor : JoAnn Falletta
Orchestra : Women's Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Koch
2:17 PM
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Louis Lewandowski
Catalog : 92182
Conductor : Judith Clurman
Orchestra : Essential Voices USA
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Dorian
2:23 PM
Sinfonia Concertante
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 419233
Conductor : Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : ORU
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
2:46 PM
Carmen Suite
Artist :
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Composer : Georges Bizet
Catalog : 434321
Conductor : Paul Paray
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Mercury
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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