Classical Middays

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

March 05, 2014

1:01 PM
New Classical Tracks
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1:06 PM
Scherzo Capriccioso
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Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 64291
Conductor : Mariss Jansons
Orchestra : Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : EMI
1:19 PM
Indian Queen: Incidental Music
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Composer : Henry Purcell
Catalog : 66169
Conductor : Jean Lamon
Orchestra : Tafelmusik
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 41
Label : Sony
1:34 PM
Etude No. 8
Artist : Jan Lisiecki, piano
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Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 479103
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:36 PM
Etude No. 11 Winter Wind
Artist : Jan Lisiecki, piano
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Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 479103
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 23
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:40 PM
Etude No. 9 Butterfly
Artist : Jan Lisiecki, piano
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Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 479103
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 21
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:41 PM
Etude No. 12 Revolutionary
Artist : Jan Lisiecki, piano
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Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 479103
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:46 PM
Divertissement on Russian Songs
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Composer : Henri Rabaud
Catalog : 63951
Conductor : Pierre Dervaux
Orchestra : Loire Valley Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : EMI
2:01 PM
David of the White Rock
Artist : Sebastien Lipman, harp
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Composer : John Thomas
Catalog : 570372
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Naxos
2:06 PM
Symphony No. 8
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Composer : William Boyce
Catalog : 3356
Conductor : Ronald Thomas
Orchestra : Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 8
Label : CRD
2:18 PM
Merely blind fate?/So that one could never return
Artist : Cathy Krier, piano
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Composer : Leos Janacek
Catalog : 855329
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 17
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Avi-Music
2:22 PM
Concertino
Artist : Alf Nilsson, oboe
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Composer : Lille Soderlundh
Catalog : 285
Conductor : Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra : Stockholm Sinfonietta
Instrument : USv
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Bis
2:37 PM
Symphony No. 35 Haffner
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Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 67141
Conductor : Julius Rudel
Orchestra : Virtuosi of Prague
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : MusicMasters
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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