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 31, 2015

12:01 AM
Rondo Amoroso
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Harald Saeverud
Catalog : 4913
Conductor : Per Dreier
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Aurora
12:06 AM
Count Orlando: Ballo and Salterello
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Simone Molinaro
Catalog : 118
Conductor : Josef Ulsamer
Orchestra : Ulsamer-Collegium
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 25
Label : Boston Skyline
12:10 AM
The Bullfighter’s Prayer
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Joaquin Turina
Catalog : 11105
Orchestra : Chamber Music Palm Beach
Instrument : V
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Klavier
12:19 AM
Les caracteres de la danse
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean-Fery Rebel
Catalog : 100
Orchestra : Palladian Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Linn
12:29 AM
Parlour Games
Artist : Ursula Oppens, piano
Album :
Composer : Meredith Monk
Catalog : 2374
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : ECM
12:37 AM
Idillo-Concertino
Artist : Omar Zoboli, oboe
Album :
Composer : Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari
Catalog : 311113
Conductor : Robert Maxym
Orchestra : Folkwang Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Schwann
1:01 AM
Hassan: Intermezzo and Serenade
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frederick Delius
Catalog : 65067
Conductor : Richard Hickox
Orchestra : Northern Sinfonia of England
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : EMI
1:06 AM
Song in the Night (Chanson dans la Nuit)
Artist : Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Album :
Composer : Carlos Salzedo
Catalog : 71273
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Azica
1:10 AM
Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 430240
Conductor : Charles Dutoit
Orchestra : Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : London/Decca
1:23 AM
Straw Hat Dance
Artist : Lang Lang, piano
Album :
Composer : Du Mingxin
Catalog : 8233
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2006
Label : DG
1:25 AM
Double Concerto
Artist : Vadim Repin, violin
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 477747
Conductor : Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra : Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : DG
2:01 AM
Suite of Dances No. 6
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Ernst Rieck
Catalog : 1633
Orchestra : Stradivaria
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Cypres
2:06 AM
Masquerade: Nocturne
Artist : Janine Jansen, violin
Album :
Composer : Aram Khachaturian
Catalog : 475011
Conductor : Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : London/Decca
2:10 AM
Concerto Pastorale
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Christoph Pez
Catalog : 46013
Conductor : Giovanni Antonini
Orchestra : Il Giardino Armonico
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 17
Label : Teldec
2:30 AM
Fruhlingsglaube (Faith in Spring)
Artist : Oxana Yablonskaya, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 553062
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Naxos
2:35 AM
Aranjuez Concerto
Artist : Sharon Isbin, guitar
Album :
Composer : Joaquin Rodrigo
Catalog : 24364
Conductor : Jose Serebrier
Orchestra : New York Philharmonic
Instrument : OXx
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Warner
3:01 AM
Symphony No. 1
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johan Svendsen
Catalog : 49769
Conductor : Mariss Jansons
Orchestra : Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : EMI
3:06 AM
Cerrito Polka
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Joseph Lanner
Catalog : 57974
Orchestra : Ensemble Wien
Instrument : JS
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Sony
3:12 AM
Septet
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 91137
Orchestra : Nash Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Virgin
3:52 AM
The Gadfly: Romance
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Dmitri Shostakovich
Catalog : 10183
Conductor : Vassily Sinaisky
Orchestra : BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Chandos
4:01 AM
Lute Suite No. 3: Allemande
Artist : Jason Vieaux, guitar
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 71250
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Azica
4:06 AM
Symphonic Scherzo
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arnold Bax
Catalog : 8464
Conductor : Vernon Handley
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Chandos
4:14 AM
Lyric Pieces: Butterfly (Sommerfugl)
Artist : Frederik Fors, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 55
Instrument : PU
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Two L
4:17 AM
Kreek’s Notebook
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Tonu Korvits
Catalog : 67968
Conductor : Rupert Gough
Orchestra : Choir of Royal Holloway
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Hyperion
4:50 AM
Sinfonia
Artist : Nils-Erik Sparf, violin
Album :
Composer : Johan Roman
Catalog : 284
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : SRr
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Bis
5:01 AM
Prayer of Saint Gregory
Artist : Chris Gekker, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Alan Hovhaness
Catalog : 7311
Conductor : Richard Auldon Clark
Orchestra : Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OW
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Koch
5:06 AM
Cancion de luna (Moonsong)
Artist : Kathryn Stott, piano
Album :
Composer : Ernesto Lecuona
Catalog : 56803
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : EMI
5:09 AM
Serenade
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Roman Hoffstetter
Catalog : 75040
Orchestra : I Solisti Italiani
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Denon
5:16 AM
Symphony No. 2 Romantic
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Howard Hanson
Catalog : 3073
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : Seattle Symphony
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Delos
5:46 AM
O bene mio (Oh, my good fortune)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Adrian Willaert
Catalog : 907127
Orchestra : King's Noyse
Instrument : SX
TrackNumber : 19
Label : Harmonia Mundi
5:48 AM
Symphony No. 9
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 220538
Conductor : Adam Fischer
Orchestra : Danish National Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Dacapo
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.

(Soundbite of interview)

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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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