Classical Middays

Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on KLRE
Jeff Esworthy, Julie Amacher
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July 10, 2013

1:01 PM
New Classical Tracks
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1:06 PM
Sinfonia No. 3
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Composer : Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Catalog : 73326
Conductor : Thomas Furi
Orchestra : Camerata Bern
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Denon
1:18 PM
Light Cavalry Overture
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Composer : Franz von Suppe
Catalog : 434309
Conductor : Paul Paray
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Mercury
1:26 PM
Piano Sonata No. 8 Pathetique
Artist : Yundi Li, piano
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Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 17968
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:46 PM
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Composer : Alberic Magnard
Catalog : 49080
Conductor : Michel Plasson
Orchestra : Orchestra of Toulouse
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : EMI
2:01 PM
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Composer : Andre Gretry
Catalog : 1095
Conductor : Stefan Sanderling
Orchestra : Bretagne Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : ASV
2:06 PM
Violin Sonata No. 12 La Follia
Artist : Andrew Manze, violin
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Composer : Arcangelo Corelli
Catalog : 907298
Instrument : RQr
TrackNumber : 23
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Harmonia Mundi
2:20 PM
Siege of Corinth: Overture
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Composer : Gioacchino Rossini
Catalog : 570933
Conductor : Christian Benda
Orchestra : Prague Sinfonia Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Naxos
2:30 PM
Artist : David Russell, guitar
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Composer : Isaac Albeniz
Catalog : 80576
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Telarc
2:38 PM
Fantastic Toy Shop (La boutique fantasque)
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Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 420485
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Philips
1:00 pm
Fri March 20, 2009

Making The Perfect Exit

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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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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.
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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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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.
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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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