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.

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Playlist

May 25, 2013

12:01 AM
Paganini Etude No. 3 La Campanella
Artist : Lang Lang, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : (7) 89
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Sony
12:06 AM
Symphonic Scherzo
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
Catalog : 223629
Conductor : Donald Johanos
Orchestra : Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Marco Polo
12:14 AM
Canon and Gigue
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Pachelbel
Catalog : 61304
Conductor : Andrew Parrott
Orchestra : Taverner Players
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Virgin
12:20 AM
Te Deum
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 470286
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : English Baroque Soloists
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Philips
12:29 AM
Suite No. 4 Mozartiana
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 719
Conductor : Jose Serebrier
Orchestra : Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : ASV
12:55 AM
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini: Variation 18
Artist : Gautier Capucon, cello
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 85786
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Virgin
1:01 AM
Serenade No. 10 Grand Partita: Minuet II
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 8553
Conductor : Paavo Jarvi
Orchestra : Scottish National Orchestra Winds
Instrument : V
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Chandos
1:06 AM
Symphony No. 1 Titan: 3rd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Gustav Mahler
Catalog : 427303
Conductor : Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra : Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : DG
1:17 AM
Xerxes: Act I: Largo
Artist : Chen Yi, violin
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 220602
Instrument : RX
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : OUR Recordings
1:24 AM
Salve virgo virginum
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Anonymous
Catalog : 1753
Orchestra : Trio Mediaeval
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : ECM
1:28 AM
English Suite No. 5
Artist : Andras Schiff, piano
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 421640
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 14
Label : London/Decca
1:50 AM
Sonata for Double Bass
Artist : Joel Quarrington, double bass
Album :
Composer : Henry Eccles
Catalog : 1108
Orchestra : Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
Label : CBC
2:01 AM
Pied Piper
Artist : George MacDonald, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Walter Mourant
Catalog : 673
Conductor : Steuart Bedford
Orchestra : Northern Sinfonia of England
Instrument : SU
TrackNumber : 22
Label : ASV
2:06 AM
Generations: Sinfonietta No. 2: Alla sarabande
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson
Catalog : 8001
Conductor : Paul Freeman
Orchestra : Chicago Sinfonietta
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Cedille
2:12 AM
Overture No. 4
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Francesco Veracini
Catalog : 439937
Conductor : Reinhard Goebel
Orchestra : Musica Antiqua Cologne
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 16
Label : Archiv
2:27 AM
Prelude No. 6
Artist : Lara Downes, piano
Album :
Composer : Paul Bowles
Catalog : 30016
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 16
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Steinway & Sons
2:30 AM
Concerto Antico
Artist : John Williams, guitar
Album :
Composer : Richard Harvey
Catalog : 68337
Conductor : Paul Daniel
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OXx
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Sony
3:01 AM
Intermezzo for String Trio
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Zoltan Kodaly
Catalog : 45015
Orchestra : Domus
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Virgin
3:06 AM
Draw On, Sweet Night
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Wilbye
Catalog : 502
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Collegium
3:11 AM
Concerto for 2 flutes and 2 oboes
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Georg Philipp Telemann
Catalog : 413788
Conductor : Reinhard Goebel
Orchestra : Musica Antiqua Cologne
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Archiv
3:22 AM
A Sad Pavane for these Distracted Times
Artist : Andrew Rangell, piano
Album :
Composer : Thomas Tomkins
Catalog : 9216
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2006
Label : Bridge
3:29 AM
Violin Concerto No. 18
Artist : Axel Strauss, violin
Album :
Composer : Rodolphe Kreutzer
Catalog : 570380
Conductor : Andrew Mogrelia
Orchestra : San Francisco Conservatory Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Naxos
4:01 AM
1st Minuet for Strings
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Giacomo Puccini
Catalog : 1165
Conductor : Jacek Kaspszyk
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 1990
Label : Collins
4:06 AM
Trumpet Tune
Artist : Rolf Smedvig, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Henry Purcell
Catalog : 80341
Instrument : WZ
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1993
Label : Telarc
4:09 AM
String Quartet: 2nd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Samuel Barber
Catalog : 92166
Orchestra : Ying Quartet
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Dorian
4:18 AM
Concerto No. 2
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Pieter Hellendaal
Catalog : 92019
Conductor : Jan Willem de Vriend
Orchestra : Combattimento Consort of Amsterdam
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 6
Label : RadioNederland
4:31 AM
Spitfire Prelude and Fugue
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Walton
Catalog : 8870
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Chandos
4:40 AM
Images for Orchestra: Iberia
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 435766
Conductor : Pierre Boulez
Orchestra : Cleveland Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : DG
5:01 AM
Walsingham
Artist : Paul O’Dette, lute
Album :
Composer : John Dowland
Catalog : 7715
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Astree
5:06 AM
Hungarian Dance No. 19
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 437506
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : North German Radio Symphony
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 13
Label : DG
5:08 AM
Nocturne No. 11
Artist : John O’Conor, piano
Album :
Composer : John Field
Catalog : 80290
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Telarc
5:15 AM
Adagio with Variations
Artist : Mischa Maisky, cello
Album :
Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 435781
Conductor : Semyon Bychkov
Orchestra : Paris Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1992
Label : DG
5:29 AM
String Quartet: 2nd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Engelbert Humperdinck
Catalog : 307149
Orchestra : Leipzig String Quartet
Instrument : 1
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Dabringhaus
5:37 AM
Wolseys Wilde
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Byrd
Catalog : 2261
Conductor : Kenneth Singleton
Orchestra : Denver Brass
Instrument : W
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Centaur
5:38 AM
Symphony No. 14
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 98335
Conductor : Thomas Fey
Orchestra : Schlierbach Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Hanssler
Commentary
1:00 pm
Fri March 20, 2009

Making The Perfect Exit

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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