Classical Middays

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December 17, 2014

1:01 PM
New Classical Tracks
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1:06 PM
Orchestra-Symphony No. 1
Artist : Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
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Composer : Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Catalog : 907403
Orchestra : English Concert
ReleaseYear : 2006
Label : Harmonia Mundi
1:18 PM
Songs of Freedom: A Celebration of Chanukah
Artist : Traditional
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Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 92182
Orchestra : Essential Voices USA
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Dorian
1:30 PM
Horn Concerto No. 4
Artist : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 80367
Orchestra : Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Label : Telarc
1:47 PM
Christmas Overture
Artist : Otto Nicolai
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Composer : Otto Nicolai
Catalog : 91079
Orchestra : Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Label : Virgin
2:01 PM
Three Country Dances
Artist : John Playford
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Composer : John Playford
Catalog : 190103
Orchestra : Broadside Band
Label : Harmonia Mundi
2:06 PM
There is no Rose: Three Settings
Artist : Various
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Composer : Various
Catalog : 2099
Orchestra : New York Polyphony
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Bis
2:15 PM
Alborada del Gracioso (Morning Song of the Jester)
Artist : Maurice Ravel
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Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 2343
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : ECM
2:24 PM
Guitar Quintet No. 4 Fandango
Artist : Luigi Boccherini
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Composer : Luigi Boccherini
Catalog : 60421
Orchestra : Tokyo String Quartet
Label : RCA
2:46 PM
Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Artist : Ralph Vaughan Williams
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Composer : Ralph Vaughan Williams
Catalog : 20420
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Label : Hyperion
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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