Classical Middays

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

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December 19, 2014

1:01 PM
Blue Curve of the Earth
Artist : Tina Davidson
Album :
Composer : Tina Davidson
Catalog : 19103
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:06 PM
Concerto Pastorale
Artist : Johann Molter
Album :
Composer : Johann Molter
Catalog : 8730
Orchestra : La Pieta
Label : Analekta
1:18 PM
Lute Suite No. 4: Gavotte en Rondeau
Artist : Johann Sebastian Bach
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 8779
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Sony
1:22 PM
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas; Silver Bells; The Christmas Song
Artist : Traditional
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 7345
Orchestra : Canadian Brass
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Opening Day
1:33 PM
La Mer (The Sea)
Artist : Claude Debussy
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 60875
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Label : RCA
2:01 PM
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
Artist : Traditional
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 928
Orchestra : Utah Chamber Artists
Label : Clarion
2:06 PM
Des Falkners Braut (The Falconer’s Bride) Overture
Artist : Heinrich Marschner
Album :
Composer : Heinrich Marschner
Catalog : 223342
Orchestra : Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Marco Polo
2:14 PM
Away in a Manger
Artist : William James Kirkpatrick
Album :
Composer : William James Kirkpatrick
Catalog : 16
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : OMAC
2:20 PM
Ae Fond Kiss
Artist : Robert Burns
Album :
Composer : Robert Burns
Catalog : 21290
Orchestra : BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : London/Decca
2:26 PM
Messiah: Comfort ye, my people
Artist : George Frideric Handel
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 285
Orchestra : Dunedin Consort and Players
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Linn
2:37 PM
Le Tombeau de Couperin
Artist : Maurice Ravel
Album :
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 7358
Orchestra : Seattle Symphony
Label : Koch
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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