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 26, 2013

12:01 AM
The Seawall Song
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Tamezo Narita
Catalog : 7330
Conductor : Jean-Francois Paillard
Orchestra : Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Denon
12:06 AM
’Til Human Voices Wake Us
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Don Davis
Catalog : 11180
Orchestra : Debussy Trio
Instrument : RUY
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Klavier
12:15 AM
Tahiti: Tahaa
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Michael Torke
Catalog : 92231
Conductor : Clark Rundell
Orchestra : Ensemble of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Ecstatic
12:22 AM
El Baile de Luis Alonso
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jeronimo Gimenez
Catalog : 80598
Orchestra : Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Telarc
12:26 AM
Horn Trio
Artist : Michael Thompson, horn
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 8606
Instrument : PRWrv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Chandos
1:01 AM
Sonata Concertante: Rondo
Artist : Marielle Nordmann, harp
Album :
Composer : Louis Spohr
Catalog : 129881
Instrument : UY
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1988
Label : Orfeo
1:06 AM
Nocturne
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 431680
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 7
Label : DG
1:14 AM
An American in Paris
Artist :
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Composer : George Gershwin
Catalog : 66943
Conductor : Andre Previn
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : EMI
1:34 AM
Piano Trio No. 3 Romantico: 3rd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Roberto Sierra
Catalog : 559611
Orchestra : Trio Arbos
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Naxos
1:38 AM
Concerto Grosso No. 4
Artist :
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Composer : Alessandro Scarlatti
Catalog : 45495
Conductor : Fabio Biondi
Orchestra : Europa Galante
Instrument : Nc
TrackNumber : 20
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Virgin
1:44 AM
Rounds for String Orchestra
Artist :
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Composer : David Diamond
Catalog : 3189
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : Seattle Symphony
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Delos
2:01 AM
Caprice-Chaconne
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Francesco Corbetta
Catalog : 8852
Conductor : Rolf Lislevand
Orchestra : Ensemble Kapsberger
Instrument : XS
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : Astree
2:06 AM
The Magic Pot
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 223346
Conductor : Adriano
Orchestra : Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 1991
Label : Marco Polo
2:33 AM
Fantasy
Artist : Maria Joao Pires, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 477523
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2005
Label : DG
2:52 AM
O beloved (O bien aimee)
Artist : Jonathan Keeble, flute
Album :
Composer : Marcel Grandjany
Catalog : 1185
Instrument : UY
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Albany
2:56 AM
Gymnopedie No. 1
Artist :
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Composer : Erik Satie
Catalog : 137
Conductor : Eric Jacobsen
Orchestra : The Knights
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Ancalagon
3:01 AM
Arioso
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 38915
Conductor : Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra : Philadelphia Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Sony
3:06 AM
Violin Sonata No. 10
Artist : Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 61219
Instrument : Rr
TrackNumber : 4
Label : RCA
3:35 AM
Oboe Concerto No. 2
Artist : David Reichenberg, oboe
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 415291
Conductor : Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra : English Concert
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Archiv
3:45 AM
Woefully Arrayed
Artist :
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Composer : John McCabe
Catalog : 807555
Orchestra : Stile Antico
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Harmonia Mundi
3:55 AM
Norwegian Dance No. 3
Artist :
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Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 241
Orchestra : Duo Turgeon
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 19
Label : Marquis
4:01 AM
The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Artist : Anthony Ross, cello
Album :
Composer : Jules Massenet
Catalog : 99
Conductor : Eiji Oue
Orchestra : Minnesota Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Reference
4:06 AM
Four Seasons: Winter
Artist :
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Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 5466
Orchestra : Amsterdam Guitar Trio
Instrument : Xx
TrackNumber : 10
Label : RCA
4:16 AM
The Irish Dumpe
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Anonymous
Catalog : 90235
Orchestra : Baltimore Consort
Instrument : SU
TrackNumber : 14
Label : Dorian
4:19 AM
Symphony No. 78
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 45972
Conductor : Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra : Stockholm Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Sony
4:38 AM
Suite No. 2 for Two Pianos
Artist : Olha Chipak and Oleksiy Kushnir, piano duo
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 6001
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 25
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : ZMS
5:01 AM
Longing
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 80340
Conductor : Robert Shaw
Orchestra : Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Telarc
5:06 AM
Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite
Artist :
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Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 435619
Conductor : Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra : Boston Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : DG
5:28 AM
Four Medieval Dances: Galliarde
Artist : Rachel Talitman, harp
Album :
Composer : Joseph Lauber
Catalog : 505031
Instrument : UY
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Harp & Co
5:33 AM
The Banks of Green Willow
Artist :
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Composer : George Butterworth
Catalog : 8373
Conductor : Norman Del Mar
Orchestra : Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Chandos
5:41 AM
Piano Sonata No. 14
Artist : Klara Wurtz, piano
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 94034
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Brilliant
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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