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

June 21, 2013

12:01 AM
Zapateado
Artist : Alicia de Larrocha, piano
Album :
Composer : Enrique Granados
Catalog : 417795
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 10
Label : London/Decca
12:06 AM
Summer Pastorale
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arthur Honegger
Catalog : 435438
Conductor : Michel Plasson
Orchestra : Toulouse Capitol Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : DG
12:15 AM
Snow Maiden: Melodrama
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 9324
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Chandos
12:21 AM
Symphony No. 39
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 3001
Conductor : Donald Runnicles
Orchestra : Orchestra of St. Luke's
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Saint Luke's
12:51 AM
Passacaglia
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ruprecht Mayr
Catalog : 453418
Conductor : Reinhard Goebel
Orchestra : Musica Antiqua Cologne
Instrument : NQ
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Archiv
1:01 AM
Woodland Sketches: selections
Artist : Paula Robison, flute
Album :
Composer : Edward MacDowell
Catalog : 60115
Instrument : UX
TrackNumber : 10
Label : MusicMasters
1:06 AM
Ballade No. 2
Artist : Barry Douglas, piano
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 10757
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Chandos
1:13 AM
Impressionist Suite No. 2: 2nd movement
Artist : Mark Ostoich, oboe
Album :
Composer : Rick Sowash
Catalog : 2004
Instrument : V
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Sowash
1:19 AM
Violin Concerto
Artist : Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 445515
Conductor : Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
Label : DG
1:51 AM
Pest Waltzes
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Joseph Lanner
Catalog : 4765
Orchestra : Concerto Koln
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2005
Label : Archiv
2:01 AM
Pastorale-Polonaise
Artist : Heinz Holliger, oboe
Album :
Composer : Georg Philipp Telemann
Catalog : 7052
Instrument : UQ
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Denon
2:06 AM
For New York
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Williams
Catalog : 89364
Conductor : John Williams
Orchestra : Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Sony
2:09 AM
8 Variations on an Original Theme
Artist : Yaara Tal, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 68240
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Sony
2:26 AM
Mallorca
Artist : Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Album :
Composer : Isaac Albeniz
Catalog : 903173
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Dabringhaus
2:36 AM
Sinfonia Concertante
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 7948
Conductor : Vladimir Spivakov
Orchestra : Moscow Virtuosi
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : RCA
3:01 AM
Flute Sonata: 1st movement
Artist : Isabelle Perrin, harp
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 221172
Instrument : UY
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Integral
3:06 AM
Der Mond: Three Dances and Finale
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Carl Orff
Catalog : 6174
Conductor : Klaus Rainer Scholl
Orchestra : Mainz Wind Ensemble
Instrument : Vv
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Wergo
3:19 AM
Sir Ole/Withered, Fallen
Artist : Liv Ulvik, soprano
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 73
Conductor : Hakon Daniel Nystedt
Orchestra : Oslo Chamber Choir
Instrument : KL
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Two L
3:28 AM
Symphony No. 7: 3rd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 49176
Conductor : Joshua Bell
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Sony
3:33 AM
Piano Concerto No. 23
Artist : Rudolf Buchbinder, fortepiano
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 40904
Conductor : Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra : Concentus Musicus Wien
Instrument : OP
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Sony
4:01 AM
Scherzo
Artist :
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Composer : Arthur Foote
Catalog : 227
Orchestra : Boston Chamber Music Society
Instrument : SU
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Northeastern
4:06 AM
Divertissement on Russian Songs
Artist :
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Composer : Henri Rabaud
Catalog : 63951
Conductor : Pierre Dervaux
Orchestra : Loire Valley Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : EMI
4:19 AM
Salterello
Artist :
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Composer : Orazio Vecchi
Catalog : 907127
Orchestra : King's Noyse
Instrument : SX
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Harmonia Mundi
4:23 AM
Cello Concerto No. 1
Artist : Matt Haimovitz, cello
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 427323
Conductor : James Levine
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
4:45 AM
Piano Sonata No. 3
Artist : Jon Nakamatsu, piano
Album :
Composer : Joseph Wolfl
Catalog : 907324
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Harmonia Mundi
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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