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

July 17, 2013

12:01 AM
Toccata
Artist : Jian Wang, cello
Album :
Composer : Girolamo Frescobaldi (attrib.)
Catalog : 474236
Orchestra : Camerata Salzburg
Instrument : NR
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : DG
12:06 AM
Treasure Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 5405
Conductor : Fritz Reiner
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 3
Label : RCA
12:15 AM
Faith and Hope are Playing
Artist : James Galway, flute
Album :
Composer : Carl Nielsen
Catalog : 6359
Instrument : UR
TrackNumber : 9
Label : RCA
12:18 AM
Introduction and Allegro
Artist : Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Album :
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 80361
Orchestra : various artists
Instrument : SYx
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Telarc
12:30 AM
Ballet Scenes
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Alexander Glazunov
Catalog : 8804
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Scottish National Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Chandos
1:01 AM
Suite for Viola and Piano: Poetic
Artist : Mahoko Eguchi, viola
Album :
Composer : George Frederick McKay
Catalog : 559143
Instrument : RP
TrackNumber : 28
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Naxos
1:06 AM
Aire de Zamba
Artist : David Russell, guitar
Album :
Composer : Agustin Barrios
Catalog : 31979
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Telarc
1:09 AM
Symphony No. 28
Artist :
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Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 426236
Conductor : Colin Davis
Orchestra : Dresden State Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Philips
1:30 AM
Violin Sonata
Artist : Augustin Hadelich, violin
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 2216
Instrument : RPrp
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Avie
1:44 AM
Horn Concerto No. 11
Artist : Barry Tuckwell, horn
Album :
Composer : Giovanni Punto
Catalog : 69395
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : WOv
TrackNumber : 10
Label : EMI
2:01 AM
Scherzo-Tarantelle
Artist : Shannon Lee, violin
Album :
Composer : Henryk Wieniawski
Catalog : 80695
Instrument : RP
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Telarc
2:06 AM
Madame Press Died Last Week at Ninety
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Morton Feldman
Catalog : 137
Conductor : Eric Jacobsen
Orchestra : The Knights
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Ancalagon
2:10 AM
Orchestral Suite No. 1
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 417834
Conductor : Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra : Academy of Ancient Music
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Oiseau-Lyre
2:38 AM
3 Romances
Artist : Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Robert Schumann
Catalog : 6772
Instrument : UPvp
TrackNumber : 8
Label : RCA
2:50 AM
Athalia: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 7905
Conductor : Claus Peter Flor
Orchestra : Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : RCA
3:01 AM
Summer Evening
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Oscar Merikanto
Catalog : 824
Conductor : Leif Segerstam
Orchestra : Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Ondine
3:06 AM
Six Pieces: Waltz
Artist : Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann, piano duo
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 200260
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Arktos
3:11 AM
Sword Dance
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frederic Lamond
Catalog : 67387
Conductor : Martyn Brabbins
Orchestra : BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Hyperion
3:17 AM
Lament
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Brandon Ridenour
Catalog : 30008
Orchestra : Canadian Brass
Instrument : W
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Steinway & Sons
3:24 AM
Symphony No. 2
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 100918
Orchestra : Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : SPCO Live Recor
4:01 AM
Linz Dances
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Anonymous Viennese
Catalog : 901013
Orchestra : Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Instrument : SV
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Harmonia Mundi
4:06 AM
Piano Sonata No. 5
Artist : Ivo Pogorelich, piano
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 437763
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 2
Label : DG
4:24 AM
Vardar’s Boat
Artist : Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Album :
Composer : Sergio Assad
Catalog : 79505
Instrument : RX
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2000
Label : Nonesuch
4:30 AM
Concerto for 2 Flutes and Orchestra
Artist : Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Album :
Composer : Domenico Cimarosa
Catalog : 45930
Conductor : Jean-Pierre Rampal
Orchestra : Orchestra of the Mozarteum
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Sony
4:49 AM
Concerto No. 6
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Hebden
Catalog : 8339
Conductor : Adrian Shepherd
Orchestra : Cantilena
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Chandos
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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