Classical Middays

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

You can find playlist information below. For a detailed listing including upcoming playlists, you can go to classical24.publicradio.org.

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Playlist

December 16, 2014

1:01 PM
Winter Wonderland; Jingle Bells
Artist : Traditional
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 9610
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Koch
1:06 PM
In a Summer Garden
Artist : Frederick Delius
Album :
Composer : Frederick Delius
Catalog : 90845
Orchestra : BBC Symphony Orchestra
Label : Teldec
1:22 PM
Benedictus
Artist : Karl Jenkins
Album :
Composer : Karl Jenkins
Catalog : 478570
Orchestra : Voces8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : London/Decca
1:25 PM
Crown Imperial
Artist : William Walton
Album :
Composer : William Walton
Catalog : 448134
Orchestra : Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Label : London/Decca
1:34 PM
Christmas Medley
Artist : John Rutter
Album :
Composer : John Rutter
Catalog : 93240
Orchestra : Trinity Choir
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : Dorian
1:46 PM
Suite of Cotswold Folkdances
Artist : Philip Lane
Album :
Composer : Philip Lane
Catalog : 2126
Orchestra : Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Label : ASV
2:01 PM
Tarantella
Artist : Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Album :
Composer : Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Catalog : 1084
ReleaseYear : 1991
Label : Simax
2:06 PM
Violin Concerto No. 1
Artist : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 415958
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Label : DG
2:27 PM
Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
Artist : Leon Jessel
Album :
Composer : Leon Jessel
Catalog : 6428
Orchestra : Boston Pops Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 1987
Label : RCA
2:33 PM
A Christmas Carol: Suite
Artist : Richard Addinsell
Album :
Composer : Richard Addinsell
Catalog : 88801
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 1988
Label : Telarc
2:49 PM
Symphony No. 2
Artist : William Herschel
Album :
Composer : William Herschel
Catalog : 10048
Orchestra : London Mozart Players
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Chandos
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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