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 18, 2013

12:01 AM
Sonata Concertante: Rondo
Artist : Marielle Nordmann, harp
Album :
Composer : Louis Spohr
Catalog : 129881
Instrument : UY
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1988
Label : Orfeo
12:06 AM
An die ferne Geliebte
Artist : Daniel Behle, tenor
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : Record
Instrument : KPp
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : European Broadc
12:19 AM
Noon on the Plain
Artist :
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Composer : Antonio Estevez
Catalog : 11340
Conductor : Gustavo Dudamel
Orchestra : Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : DG
12:29 AM
Little Folk Suites: Selections
Artist :
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Composer : William Grant Still
Catalog : 7546
Orchestra : Oregon String Quartet
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Koch
12:36 AM
Symphony No. 7 Midday
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 423098
Conductor : Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra : English Concert
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Archiv
1:01 AM
Intermezzo No. 2
Artist :
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Composer : Vasily Kalinnikov
Catalog : 8614
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Chandos
1:06 AM
Nocturne
Artist : Javier Perianes, piano
Album :
Composer : Manuel de Falla
Catalog : 902099
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Harmonia Mundi
1:11 AM
Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite
Artist :
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Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 466379
Conductor : Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 1965
Label : London/Decca
1:34 AM
In darkness let me dwell
Artist : Monika Mauch, soprano
Album :
Composer : John Dowland
Catalog : 1938
Instrument : KX
TrackNumber : 22
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : ECM
1:39 AM
Oboe Sonata
Artist : Marilyn Zupnik, oboe
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 663
Instrument : URQ
TrackNumber : 5
Label : ASV
1:46 AM
Concert Overture
Artist :
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Composer : Karol Szymanowski
Catalog : 5115
Conductor : Edward Gardner
Orchestra : BBC Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Chandos
2:01 AM
3 Etudes
Artist : Esther Budiardjo, piano
Album :
Composer : Moritz Moszkowski
Catalog : 224536
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 17
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : ProPiano
2:06 AM
Songs My Mother Taught Me
Artist : Joshua Bell, violin
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 87894
Conductor : Michael Stern
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Sony
2:09 AM
Beautiful Helene: Overture
Artist :
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Composer : Jacques Offenbach
Catalog : 9765
Conductor : Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra : BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Chandos
2:20 AM
Concerto for 3 Violins
Artist : Petra Mullejans, violin
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 902145
Orchestra : Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
Instrument : NRr
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Harmonia Mundi
2:36 AM
Clarinet Concerto
Artist : Thomas Friedli, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Franz Krommer
Catalog : 8602
Conductor : Antony Pay
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Claves
3:01 AM
Mazurka No. 32
Artist : Leon Fleisher, piano
Album :
Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 1551
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Vanguard
3:06 AM
Divertimento: Waltz
Artist :
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Composer : Leonard Bernstein
Catalog : 87
Conductor : Eiji Oue
Orchestra : Minnesota Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Reference
3:09 AM
Le Tombeau de Couperin
Artist :
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Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 449186
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : DG
3:26 AM
Pavan: Paradizo
Artist :
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Composer : Anthony Holborne
Catalog : 90706
Orchestra : Fretwork
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Virgin
3:30 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
4:01 AM
Blacksmith’s Tune
Artist :
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Composer : Bengt Hallberg
Catalog : 265
Conductor : Jorma Panula
Orchestra : Scandinavian Brass Ensemble
Instrument : WZ
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Bis
4:06 AM
Rhapsodie d’Auvergne
Artist : Stephen Hough, piano
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 67331
Conductor : Sakari Oramo
Orchestra : City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Hyperion
4:15 AM
Violin Concerto No. 3: 2nd movement
Artist : Henning Kraggerud, violin
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 573137
Orchestra : Tromso Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Naxos
4:24 AM
Castor and Pollux: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean-Philippe Rameau
Catalog : 426714
Conductor : Frans Bruggen
Orchestra : Orchestra of the 18th Century
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Philips
4:29 AM
Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4
Artist :
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Composer : Edward Elgar
Catalog : 61199
Conductor : Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Virgin
4:36 AM
Pines of Rome
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 55600
Conductor : Mariss Jansons
Orchestra : Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : EMI
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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