Classical Middays

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

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December 18, 2014

1:01 PM
Fairytale Sleighride
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Adam Saunders
Catalog : 572744
Conductor : Gavin Sutherland
Orchestra : Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Naxos
1:06 PM
Masques and Bergamasques
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Composer : Gabriel Faure
Catalog : 449186
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 10
Label : DG
1:21 PM
Santa Claus Medley
Artist : Ayako Shinozaki, harp
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Composer : Coots/Autry
Catalog : 62677
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Sony
1:27 PM
O come, all ye faithful; The Shepherd’s Carol; Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
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Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 133
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Collegium
1:40 PM
Simple Symphony
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Composer : Benjamin Britten
Catalog : 8817
Conductor : Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra : I Musici Montreal
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 24
Label : Chandos
2:01 PM
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring; Amazing Grace
Artist : John Bayless, piano
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 9610
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Koch
2:06 PM
In Italy Overture
Artist :
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Composer : Karl Goldmark
Catalog : 12552
Conductor : Andras Korodi
Orchestra : Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Hungaroton
2:19 PM
Two Tree Carols: Christbaum
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Composer : Sasha Johnson Manning
Catalog : 373
Conductor : Philip Barnes
Orchestra : Saint Louis Chamber Chorus
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Regent
2:26 PM
Violin Concerto No. 4
Artist : Simon Standage, violin
Album :
Composer : Jean-Marie Leclair
Catalog : 564
Orchestra : Collegium Musicum 90
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Chandos
2:40 PM
Christmas Waltzes
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Composer : Christmas Music
Catalog : 63252
Conductor : Keith Lockhart
Orchestra : Boston Pops Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 1998
Label : RCA
2:47 PM
Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz)
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Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 45998
Conductor : Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Erato
Commentary
1:00 pm
Fri March 20, 2009

Making The Perfect Exit

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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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