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

October 06, 2013

12:01 AM
Daphne
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Playford
Catalog : 502
Orchestra : Les Witches
Instrument : URX
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Alpha
12:06 AM
Milonga
Artist : Santiago Rodriguez, piano
Album :
Composer : Alberto Ginastera
Catalog : 2202
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Elan
12:09 AM
Finlandia
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 436566
Conductor : Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra : Boston Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : London/Decca
12:19 AM
Five Marian Songs: We shall praise You forever
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Henryk Gorecki
Catalog : 17184
Conductor : Grant Gershon
Orchestra : Los Angeles Master Chorale
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 17
Label : London/Decca
12:24 AM
Symphony No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Niels Gade
Catalog : 338
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Stockholm Sinfonietta
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Bis
12:52 AM
Autumn
Artist : Sayo Lipman, harp
Album :
Composer : John Thomas
Catalog : 570372
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Naxos
1:01 AM
Black Anemones
Artist : Ransom Wilson, flute
Album :
Composer : Joseph Schwantner
Catalog : 80403
Instrument : PU
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 1991
Label : New World
1:06 AM
Prelude No. 24
Artist :
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Composer : Camargo Guarnieri
Catalog : 3245
Orchestra : Brazilian Guitar Quartet
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Delos
1:10 AM
By the Beautiful Blue Danube
Artist :
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Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 445773
Conductor : Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 7
Label : DG
1:22 AM
Come Again, Sweet Love
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Dowland
Catalog : 30008
Orchestra : Canadian Brass
Instrument : W
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Steinway & Sons
1:24 AM
Double Concerto
Artist : Gil Shaham, violin
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 469529
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Instrument : ORTr
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : DG
2:01 AM
Dardanus: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean-Philippe Rameau
Catalog : 420240
Conductor : Frans Bruggen
Orchestra : Orchestra of the 18th Century
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 14
Label : Philips
2:06 AM
Overture: The Happy Slaves
Artist :
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Composer : Juan Arriaga
Catalog : 557207
Conductor : Alvaro Cassuto
Orchestra : Algarve Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Naxos
2:14 AM
Whimsical Symphony (Grillen-Symphonie)
Artist :
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Composer : Georg Philipp Telemann
Catalog : 9919
Conductor : Matthias Maute
Orchestra : Ensemble Caprice
Instrument : SUXZv
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Analekta
2:22 AM
The River
Artist :
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Composer : William Blezard
Catalog : 2126
Conductor : Gavin Sutherland
Orchestra : Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : ASV
2:30 AM
Symphony No. 103 Drum Roll
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 550387
Conductor : Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra : Capella Istropolitana
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Naxos
3:01 AM
English Waltz
Artist : Martin Jones, piano
Album :
Composer : Percy Grainger
Catalog : 5220
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Nimbus
3:06 AM
Il Signor Bruschino: Overture
Artist :
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Composer : Gioacchino Rossini
Catalog : 570934
Conductor : Christian Benda
Orchestra : Prague Sinfonia Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Naxos
3:11 AM
Lachian Dances
Artist :
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Composer : Leos Janacek
Catalog : 572695
Conductor : Antoni Wit
Orchestra : Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Naxos
3:34 AM
The Prayer
Artist :
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Composer : Jennifer Higdon
Catalog : 1027
Conductor : Harold Rosenbaum
Orchestra : New York Virtuoso Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Soundbrush
3:36 AM
Harp Concerto
Artist : Jacquelyn Bartlett, harp
Album :
Composer : Dan Locklair
Catalog : 559337
Conductor : Kirk Trevor
Orchestra : Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OY
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Naxos
4:01 AM
Oboe Quintet: Canzonetta
Artist : Jean-Luc Plourde, viola
Album :
Composer : Theodore Dubois
Catalog : 2385
Orchestra : Trio Hochelaga
Instrument : PSU
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Atma
4:06 AM
Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Artist :
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Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 421769
Conductor : Christoph von Dohnanyi
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
4:19 AM
Canaries
Artist : Konrad Junghanel, lute
Album :
Composer : Ennemond Gaultier
Catalog : 77037
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 9
Label : DHM
4:22 AM
String Sextet
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Louis Spohr
Catalog : 9424
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 1996
Label : Chandos
4:50 AM
Dawn
Artist : John Digney, oboe
Album :
Composer : Heino Eller
Catalog : 8525
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Scottish National Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Chandos
5:01 AM
Pastoral
Artist : Eugene Rowley, piano
Album :
Composer : David Guion
Catalog : 1024
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Premier
5:06 AM
Florida Suite: By the River
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frederick Delius
Catalog : 430206
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Argo
5:13 AM
Berenice: Le vicende della sorte
Artist : Ann Hallenberg, mezzo-soprano
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 5236
Conductor : Alan Curtis
Orchestra : Il Complesso Barocco
Instrument : KN
TrackNumber : 17
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Naive
5:19 AM
Cello Concerto No. 6
Artist : Mischa Maisky, cello
Album :
Composer : Luigi Boccherini
Catalog : 447022
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 12
Label : DG
5:38 AM
Fantastic Toy Shop (La boutique fantasque)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 420485
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Philips
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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