Classical Middays

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

March 06, 2014

11:01 AM
Sonata XII
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Schmelzer
Catalog : 907397
Conductor : Andrew Manze
Orchestra : English Concert
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Harmonia Mundi
11:06 AM
Orchestra Rehearsal
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Composer : Nino Rota
Catalog : 63359
Conductor : Riccardo Muti
Orchestra : Philharmonic of La Scala
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Sony
11:16 AM
Flight of the Bumblebee
Artist : Itzhak Perlman, violin
Album :
Composer : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Catalog : 56602
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 5
Label : EMI
11:19 AM
Concerto Andaluz for 4 Guitars
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Composer : Joaquin Rodrigo
Catalog : 31754
Conductor : David Amado
Orchestra : Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Instrument : OXx
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Telarc
11:45 AM
Trio Sonata
Artist :
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Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 412595
Orchestra : Academy Chamber Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Philips
12:01 PM
Festival March
Artist :
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Composer : Johan Halvorsen
Catalog : 1199
Conductor : Terje Mikkelsen
Orchestra : Latvian National Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Simax
12:06 PM
Swan Lake: Act I: Waltz
Artist :
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Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 251
Conductor : Sergiu Commissiona
Orchestra : Houston Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Pro Arte
12:14 PM
Geomagnetic Curiosity
Artist : Laurel Zucker, flute
Album :
Composer : Laurel Zucker
Catalog : 2013
Instrument : V
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Cantilena
12:18 PM
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Artist :
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Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 425857
Conductor : Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra : San Francisco Symphony
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : London/Decca
12:34 PM
Serenade
Artist :
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Composer : Roman Hoffstetter
Catalog : 75040
Orchestra : I Solisti Italiani
Instrument : OU
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Denon
12:41 PM
Piano Sonata No. 17
Artist : Andreas Haefliger, piano
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 25
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Avie
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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