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

November 13, 2013

12:01 AM
Shenandoah
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 96515
Orchestra : Chanticleer
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Teldec
12:06 AM
Des Madchens Klage (after Schubert)
Artist : Valentina Lisitsa, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 18987
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : London/Decca
12:11 AM
Minuet for Sylvia
Artist : David Russell, guitar
Album :
Composer : Isaac Albeniz
Catalog : 32712
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Telarc
12:17 AM
Symphony No. 1 Spring
Artist :
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Composer : Robert Schumann
Catalog : 61849
Conductor : James Levine
Orchestra : Philadelphia Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : RCA
12:52 AM
i thank You God for most this amazing day
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Eric Whitacre
Catalog : 559677
Conductor : Noel Edison
Orchestra : Elora Festival Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Naxos
1:01 AM
Festival March
Artist :
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Composer : Johan Halvorsen
Catalog : 1199
Conductor : Terje Mikkelsen
Orchestra : Latvian National Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Simax
1:06 AM
Album-leaf
Artist : Emil Gilels, piano
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 449721
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
1:10 AM
Orchestral Suite No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 91452
Conductor : Philip Ledger
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Virgin
1:33 AM
Mass for Four Voices: Gloria
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Byrd
Catalog : 2037
Orchestra : New York Polyphony
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Bis
1:39 AM
Symphony No. 21
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 45544
Conductor : Ton Koopman
Orchestra : Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Erato
2:01 AM
Notre Dame: Intermezzo
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Schmidt
Catalog : 88103
Conductor : Lawrence Foster
Orchestra : Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Erato
2:06 AM
Moonlight over Spring River: The Chiming Bells of River Tower
Artist : Susan Chan, piano
Album :
Composer : Doming Lam
Catalog : 1280
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : MSR
2:09 AM
Cockaigne Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Edward Elgar
Catalog : 443856
Conductor : Georg Solti
Orchestra : London Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
2:25 AM
Allegretto
Artist : David Starobin, guitar
Album :
Composer : Mauro Giuliani
Catalog : 9418
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Bridge
2:28 AM
Violin Concerto
Artist : Sarah Chang, violin
Album :
Composer : Richard Strauss
Catalog : 56870
Conductor : Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra : Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2000
Label : EMI
3:01 AM
Concerto for Strings Conch Shell
Artist :
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Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 438876
Orchestra : I Musici
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Philips
3:06 AM
Nocturne No. 7
Artist : John O’Conor, piano
Album :
Composer : John Field
Catalog : 80290
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Telarc
3:13 AM
Symphony No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Friedrich Ernst Fesca
Catalog : 999869
Conductor : Frank Beerman
Orchestra : North German Radio Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : CPO
3:43 AM
Symphonic Strings Suite: selections
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Lou Harrison
Catalog : 444560
Conductor : Dennis Russell Davies
Orchestra : American Composers Orchestra
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Argo
3:53 AM
Bartered Bride: Dance of the Comedians
Artist :
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Composer : Bedrich Smetana
Catalog : 8412
Conductor : Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Chandos
4:01 AM
German Dances
Artist : Ludwig Guttler, trumpet
Album :
Composer : William Brade
Catalog : 10146
Orchestra : Brass Ensemble
Instrument : OW
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Capriccio
4:06 AM
Roses from the South
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 5004
Orchestra : Linos Ensemble
Instrument : SPp
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Capriccio
4:16 AM
Batchelar’s Delight
Artist :
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Composer : Thomas Morley
Catalog : 1084
Orchestra : Corona Guitar Quartet
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Albany
4:21 AM
Flute Concerto
Artist : Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Album :
Composer : Johann Quantz
Catalog : 39702
Conductor : Jean Pierre Wallez
Orchestra : Ensemble Orchestra of Paris
Instrument : Uv
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Sony
4:43 AM
The Preludes
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 476421
Conductor : Valery Gergiev
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : DG
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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