Classical Middays

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Playlist

March 07, 2014

1:01 PM
Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Tarquinio Merula
Catalog : 4641
Orchestra : Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1989
Label : Valois
1:06 PM
Grand Overture No. 6
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Composer : Johann Christian Bach
Catalog : 5403
Conductor : William Boughton
Orchestra : English Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 16
Label : Nimbus
1:19 PM
Sons of the Silent Age
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Composer : Philip Glass
Catalog : 454388
Conductor : Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra : American Composers Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Point
1:29 PM
Concerto for Violin, Two Oboes and Two Horns
Artist : Adrian Chandler, violin
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 2154
Conductor : Adrian Chandler
Orchestra : La Serenissima
Instrument : SVrv
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Avie
1:43 PM
Capriccio Espagnol
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Composer : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Catalog : 423604
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : DG
2:01 PM
Suite No. 1
Artist : Washington McClain, oboe
Album :
Composer : Francois Chauvon
Catalog : 7773
Instrument : RUQ
TrackNumber : 18
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Early-Music.com
2:06 PM
Water Music Suite No. 2
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Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 80344
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Orchestra of St. Luke's
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Telarc
2:17 PM
Yeomen of the Guard: Overture
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Composer : Arthur Sullivan
Catalog : 61834
Conductor : Carl Davis
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Sony
2:24 PM
Quintet for Piano and Winds
Artist : Lamar Crowson, piano
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 72643
Orchestra : Melos Ensemble
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 4
Label : EMI
2:49 PM
Sinfonia
Artist :
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Composer : Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Catalog : 72193
Conductor : Ilia Korol
Orchestra : Moderntimes_1800
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Challenge
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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