Classical Overnight

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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

November 12, 2013

12:01 AM
Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Christian Bach
Catalog : 442275
Conductor : David Zinman
Orchestra : Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 19
Label : Philips
12:06 AM
Berceuse (Lullaby)
Artist : Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Album :
Composer : Pauline Viardot-Garcia
Catalog : 139
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Cedille
12:09 AM
Symphony No. 1
Artist :
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Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 74
Conductor : Rene Leibowitz
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Chesky
12:34 AM
Dowland’s Galliard
Artist : Ronn McFarlane, lute
Album :
Composer : John Dowland
Catalog : 90148
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 16
ReleaseYear : 1991
Label : Dorian
12:36 AM
Pulcinella Suite
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Igor Stravinsky
Catalog : 44709
Conductor : Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra : New York Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Sony
1:01 AM
Cello Sonata: 2nd movement
Artist : Han-Na Chang, cello
Album :
Composer : Sergei Prokofiev
Catalog : 57438
Instrument : PRr
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : EMI
1:06 AM
Suite for Oboe and Harp
Artist : Sarah Francis, oboe
Album :
Composer : William Alwyn
Catalog : 572425
Instrument : UY
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Naxos
1:12 AM
Rustic Concerto
Artist :
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Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 73335
Orchestra : I Solisti Italiani
Instrument : R
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Denon
1:16 AM
Kathren Oggie
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Anonymous
Catalog : 90139
Orchestra : Baltimore Consort
Instrument : SU
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Dorian
1:20 AM
Legends
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 550267
Conductor : Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra : Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Naxos
1:40 AM
French Suite No. 5
Artist : Julian Gray, guitar
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 90209
Instrument : Xx
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Dorian
2:01 AM
Old and Lost Rivers
Artist :
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Composer : Tobias Picker
Catalog : 62729
Conductor : John Williams
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Sony
2:06 AM
Prelude No. 12
Artist : Valentina Lisitsa, piano
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 17091
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : London/Decca
2:09 AM
Grand Overture No. 5
Artist :
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Composer : Johann Christian Bach
Catalog : 5403
Conductor : William Boughton
Orchestra : English Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 13
Label : Nimbus
2:24 AM
Lux Aeterna
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Richard Danielpour
Catalog : 1027
Conductor : Harold Rosenbaum
Orchestra : New York Virtuoso Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Soundbrush
2:27 AM
Symphony No. 5
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 1986
Conductor : Osmo Vanska
Orchestra : Minnesota Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Bis
3:01 AM
At Twilight: Poem
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Zdenek Fibich
Catalog : 101429
Conductor : Vaclav Smetacek
Orchestra : Prague Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Supraphon
3:06 AM
Troubled Water
Artist : Joel Fan, piano
Album :
Composer : Margaret Bonds
Catalog : 119
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Reference
3:12 AM
Horn Concerto No. 3
Artist : Hermann Baumann, horn
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 412737
Conductor : Pinchas Zukerman
Orchestra : Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : WOv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Philips
3:30 AM
German Requiem: How lovely are thy dwelling places
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 572996
Conductor : Marin Alsop
Orchestra : MDR Radio Chorus Leipzig
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Naxos
3:35 AM
String Quartet
Artist :
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Composer : Giuseppe Verdi
Catalog : 1400
Orchestra : Cremona Quartet
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Klanglogo
4:01 AM
Pastoral and Reel
Artist :
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Composer : Thomas C. Kelly
Catalog : 1003
Conductor : Fionnuala Hunt
Orchestra : Irish Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 18
ReleaseYear : 1997
Label : Black Box
4:06 AM
Rondo a Capriccio Rage Over a Lost Penny
Artist : Alice Sara Ott, piano
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 477929
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : DG
4:13 AM
Prelude Pastoral
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Emmanuel Chabrier
Catalog : 447751
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : DG
4:21 AM
Trio Sonata No. 8
Artist : Marilyn Zupnik, oboe
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 663
Instrument : UT
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1989
Label : ASV
4:27 AM
Brando
Artist : Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
Album :
Composer : Cesare Negri
Catalog : 66229
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Hyperion
4:34 AM
Symphony No. 85 The Queen
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 419741
Conductor : Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
Commentary
1:00 pm
Fri March 20, 2009

Making The Perfect Exit

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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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