Classical Middays

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Playlist

February 27, 2014

1:01 PM
Robin Hood Suite: March of the Bowmen
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frederic Curzon
Catalog : 66968
Conductor : Ronald Corp
Orchestra : New London Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 20
Label : Hyperion
1:06 PM
The Garden of Adonis
Artist : Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Album :
Composer : Alan Hovhaness
Catalog : 80530
Instrument : UYvx
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Telarc
1:22 PM
The Boatman
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 1213
Orchestra : Cantus
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Cantus
1:29 PM
A Spring Garland
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Armstrong Gibbs
Catalog : 67093
Conductor : Robert Salter
Orchestra : Guildhall Strings
Instrument : S S
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Hyperion
1:42 PM
Keyboard Concerto No. 3
Artist : Cyprien Katsaris, piano
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 43208
Conductor : Janos Rolla
Orchestra : Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OP
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Teldec
2:01 PM
Scherzo
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arthur Foote
Catalog : 227
Orchestra : Boston Chamber Music Society
Instrument : SU
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Northeastern
2:06 PM
Sevillanas
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 80593
Orchestra : Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Telarc
2:10 PM
Love’s Sorrow (Liebesleid)
Artist : Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin
Album :
Composer : Fritz Kreisler
Catalog : 90268
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Dorian
2:15 PM
Symphony No. 40
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 80139
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Prague Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Telarc
2:50 PM
Canzon
Artist : Ofra Harnoy, cello
Album :
Composer : Max Bruch
Catalog : 60757
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : London Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 3
Label : RCA
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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