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 27, 2013

12:01 AM
Trio Sonata
Artist : Enrico Casazza, violin
Album :
Composer : Giuseppe Tartini
Catalog : 93366
Orchestra : La Magnifica Comunita
Instrument : QS
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Brilliant
12:06 AM
Symphony No. 4
Artist :
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Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 49176
Conductor : Joshua Bell
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Sony
12:40 AM
Pavan-Capriccio
Artist : Pola Baytelman, piano
Album :
Composer : Isaac Albeniz
Catalog : 82288
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Elan
12:46 AM
Voices of Spring Waltz (Fruhlingsstimmen)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 416819
Conductor : Franz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra : Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Philips
12:53 AM
Mysterious Ones
Artist :
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Composer : Patricia van Ness
Catalog : 80448
Orchestra : Ensemble PAN
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 1996
Label : Telarc
1:01 AM
Two Etudes
Artist : Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
Album :
Composer : Andres Segovia
Catalog : 417618
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 17
Label : London/Decca
1:06 AM
String Quartet No. 12 American: 3rd movement
Artist :
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Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 479042
Orchestra : Simon Bolivar String Quartet
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : DG
1:10 AM
The River of the Seven Stars (El Rio de las Siete Estrellas)
Artist :
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Composer : Evencio Castellanos
Catalog : 572681
Conductor : Jan Wagner
Orchestra : Venezuela Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Naxos
1:27 AM
Musical Moments: No. 3
Artist : Xiayin Wang, piano
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 10724
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Chandos
1:34 AM
Cello Concerto
Artist : Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Album :
Composer : Robert Schumann
Catalog : 42663
Conductor : Colin Davis
Orchestra : Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Sony
2:01 AM
Trojan March
Artist :
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Composer : Hector Berlioz
Catalog : 434328
Conductor : Paul Paray
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Mercury
2:06 AM
Bassoon Concerto
Artist : Peter Whelan, bassoon
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 2201
Conductor : Adrian Chandler
Orchestra : La Serenissima
Instrument : NUv
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Avie
2:16 AM
Symphony No. 80
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 427337
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : DG
2:41 AM
Vocalise
Artist : Raymond Mase, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Gabriel Faure
Catalog : 185
Instrument : WP
TrackNumber : 19
Label : Summit
2:45 AM
The Enchanted Forest (La foret enchantee)
Artist :
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Composer : Vincent d'Indy
Catalog : 10464
Conductor : Rumon Gamba
Orchestra : Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Chandos
3:01 AM
Triquilandia/Seguidilla
Artist : David Russell, guitar
Album :
Composer : Emilio Pujol
Catalog : 80633
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 20
Label : Telarc
3:06 AM
Trio Sonata
Artist :
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Composer : Georg Philipp Telemann
Catalog : 2592
Orchestra : The Publick Musick
Instrument : URQ
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Centaur
3:12 AM
Symphony No. 41 Jupiter
Artist :
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Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 421085
Conductor : Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra : Academy of Ancient Music
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Oiseau-Lyre
3:52 AM
La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance No. 1
Artist : Christina and Michelle Naughton, piano duo
Album :
Composer : Manuel de Falla
Catalog : 859121
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Orfeo
3:55 AM
Siciliano
Artist : James Galway, flute
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 3024
Conductor : Klauspeter Seibel
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : UO
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : DG
4:01 AM
Paul’s Steeple and Stingo
Artist :
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Composer : John Playford
Catalog : 907186
Orchestra : Apollo's Banquet
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 1998
Label : Harmonia Mundi
4:06 AM
Water Music Suite No. 2
Artist :
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Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 80279
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Orchestra of St. Luke's
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 20
Label : Telarc
4:17 AM
Hymn (Born into cares)
Artist :
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Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 1202
Orchestra : Cantus
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Cantus
4:23 AM
Downland Suite
Artist :
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Composer : John Ireland
Catalog : 9376
Conductor : Richard Hickox
Orchestra : City of London Sinfonia
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Chandos
4:43 AM
Clarinet Sonata
Artist : Frederik Fors, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 55
Instrument : PUvp
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Two L
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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