Classical Overnight

Mondays-Fridays, 12-5 a.m.; Saturdays-Sundays, 12-6 a.m. on KLRE
Scott Blankenship, Ward Jacobson

Scott Blankenship started his radio career in college when he began working as a volunteer at a local cable radio station, announcing alternative and new rock music. His love and appreciation of classical music began at public radio station KVNO in Omaha, where he spent 13 years.

Ward Jacobson has enjoyed a radio career spanning over two decades as a morning show host and sportscaster, as well as producer/host of an interview program where he chatted up both local and national authors, musicians, politicians and newsmakers.

You can find playlist information below. For a detailed listing including upcoming playlists, you can go to classical24.publicradio.org.

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Playlist

January 29, 2015

12:01 AM
English Air
Artist : Peter Lamb
Album :
Composer : Peter Lamb
Catalog : 768
Label : ASV
12:06 AM
Symphony No. 5
Artist : Peter Tchaikovsky
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : Record
Orchestra : Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : European Broadc
12:52 AM
Romance
Artist : Camille Saint-Saens
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 652
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Label : ASV
1:01 AM
The Desert of Roses: 3rd movement
Artist : Robert Moran
Album :
Composer : Robert Moran
Catalog : 436128
Orchestra : Piano Circus Band
Label : Argo
1:06 AM
Silent Woods (Klid)
Artist : Antonin Dvorak
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 19765
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : London/Decca
1:12 AM
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude No. 1
Artist : Johann Sebastian Bach
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 79018
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : EMI
1:14 AM
Faire is the heaven
Artist : William H. Harris
Album :
Composer : William H. Harris
Catalog : 107
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Label : Collegium
1:22 AM
Concerto for Piano and Violin
Artist : Felix Mendelssohn
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 427338
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Label : DG
2:01 AM
Nocturne-Quadrille
Artist : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 223201
Orchestra : CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Marco Polo
2:06 AM
Cradle Song (Berceuse)
Artist : Edvard Grieg
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 449721
Label : DG
2:09 AM
Symphony No. 36 Linz
Artist : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 432177
Orchestra : Orchestra of the 18th Century
Label : Philips
2:39 AM
Catalan Folksongs: El noi de la mare
Artist : Miguel Llobet
Album :
Composer : Miguel Llobet
Catalog : 403
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : SELF PROD
2:41 AM
Symphony
Artist : Antonio Rosetti
Album :
Composer : Antonio Rosetti
Catalog : 9567
Orchestra : London Mozart Players
Label : Chandos
3:01 AM
Chaconne
Artist : John Blow
Album :
Composer : John Blow
Catalog : 453418
Orchestra : Musica Antiqua Cologne
Label : Archiv
3:06 AM
Sweet and Low-Down
Artist : George Gershwin
Album :
Composer : George Gershwin
Catalog : 60659
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Label : Sony
3:10 AM
Carnaval
Artist : Robert Schumann
Album :
Composer : Robert Schumann
Catalog : 1228
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : London/Decca
3:34 AM
Free Variations and Finale
Artist : Gabriel Pierne
Album :
Composer : Gabriel Pierne
Catalog : 570444
Orchestra : Mirage Quintet
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Naxos
3:46 AM
Concerto Grosso No. 2
Artist : George Frideric Handel
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 421729
Orchestra : Handel and Haydn Society
Label : Oiseau-Lyre
4:01 AM
Rhine Nymphs Overture
Artist : Jacques Offenbach
Album :
Composer : Jacques Offenbach
Catalog : 422057
Orchestra : Philharmonia Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 1987
Label : Philips
4:06 AM
Cello Suite No. 6: Gavotte
Artist : Johann Sebastian Bach
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 63203
Label : Sony
4:10 AM
Guitar Concerto
Artist : Antonio Vivaldi
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 24364
Orchestra : Zurich Chamber Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Warner
4:24 AM
Academic Festival Overture
Artist : Johannes Brahms
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 80155
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Telarc
4:36 AM
Clarinet Concerto
Artist : Franz Krommer
Album :
Composer : Franz Krommer
Catalog : 8602
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Label : Claves
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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