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

December 14, 2013

12:01 AM
Suite of Dances No. 6
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Ernst Rieck
Catalog : 1633
Orchestra : Stradivaria
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Cypres
12:06 AM
Christmas Medley
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Rutter; Gardner
Catalog : 93240
Conductor : Brian Jones
Orchestra : Trinity Choir
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : Dorian
12:13 AM
Oboe Concerto
Artist : Paul Goodwin, oboe
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 431821
Conductor : Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra : English Concert
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Archiv
12:35 AM
Three Carols for Harp
Artist : Emily Mitchell, harp
Album :
Composer : Christmas Music
Catalog : 61836
Instrument : Y
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 1993
Label : RCA
12:39 AM
Waltz-Scherzo
Artist : James Ehnes, violin
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 4076
Conductor : Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra : Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Onyx
12:49 AM
Memories of the Straw Brook Waltz
Artist :
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Composer : Joseph Lanner
Catalog : 57974
Orchestra : Vienna String Ensemble
Instrument : JS
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Sony
1:01 AM
Sonata for Strings No. 10
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arcangelo Corelli
Catalog : 532
Orchestra : Purcell Quartet
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 20
ReleaseYear : 1992
Label : Chandos
1:06 AM
See amid the Winter’s snow
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 13002
Conductor : Harry Christophers
Orchestra : The Sixteen
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 18
ReleaseYear : 1991
Label : Collins
1:11 AM
Heavy Rain
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Normand Corbeil
Catalog : 8734
Conductor : Angele Dubeau
Orchestra : La Pieta
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Analekta
1:21 AM
Christmas Medley
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 7033
Orchestra : Philadelphia Brass Ensemble
Instrument : W
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Sony
1:27 AM
An English Suite
Artist :
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Composer : Hubert Parry
Catalog : 5366
Conductor : William Boughton
Orchestra : English String Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Nimbus
1:46 AM
Sinfonia No. 4
Artist :
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Composer : Anton Solnitz
Catalog : 92037
Orchestra : Musica Ad Rhenum
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 7
Label : RadioNederland
2:01 AM
Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Catalog : 80107
Conductor : Andre Previn
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Telarc
2:06 AM
Keyboard Concerto No. 6
Artist : Murray Perahia, piano
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 89690
Conductor : Murray Perahia
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Sony
2:22 AM
O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Artist : William Wilder, percussion
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 80461
Conductor : Robert Shaw
Orchestra : Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Instrument : LZ
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 80461
Label : Telarc
2:25 AM
Adoration of the Magi
Artist :
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Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 266
Conductor : JoAnn Falletta
Orchestra : Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : SELF PROD
2:36 AM
Symphony No. 53 Imperial
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 90743
Conductor : Sigiswald Kuijken
Orchestra : La Petite Bande
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Virgin
3:01 AM
The Wedding Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Heikki Aaltoila
Catalog : 824
Conductor : Leif Segerstam
Orchestra : Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Ondine
3:06 AM
Shepherd’s Music for Christmas
Artist :
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Composer : Gregor Joseph Werner
Catalog : 30506
Conductor : Ross Pople
Orchestra : London Festival Orchestra
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 1995
Label : Arte Nova
3:11 AM
Symphony
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ignaz Pleyel
Catalog : 9525
Conductor : Matthias Bamert
Orchestra : London Mozart Players
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1997
Label : Chandos
3:36 AM
Festive Cheer
Artist :
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Composer : Christmas Music
Catalog : 46443
Orchestra : London Brass
Instrument : W
TrackNumber : 19
Label : Teldec
3:43 AM
The Preludes
Artist :
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Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 436839
Conductor : Georg Solti
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : London/Decca
4:01 AM
Lyric Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 384
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Bis
4:06 AM
The Winter’s Tale
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Lars-Erik Larsson
Catalog : 165
Conductor : Jan-Olav Wedin
Orchestra : Stockholm Sinfonietta
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Bis
4:17 AM
O Holy Night
Artist : Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
Album :
Composer : Adolphe Adam
Catalog : 458000
Conductor : Kurt Herbert Adler
Orchestra : National Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : KO
TrackNumber : 6
Label : London/Decca
4:23 AM
Behold, I bring you glad tidings
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Henry Purcell
Catalog : 430065
Conductor : Roger Norrington
Orchestra : London String Players
Instrument : NL
TrackNumber : 2
Label : London/Decca
4:35 AM
Piece in the Form of an Habanera
Artist : Mischa Maisky, cello
Album :
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 457657
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : DG
4:39 AM
Petite Symphony
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Charles Gounod
Catalog : 7067
Conductor : Barry Faldner
Orchestra : Sinfonia Orchestra of Chicago
Instrument : Vv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Koch
5:01 AM
Mr John Langton’s Pavan
Artist :
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Composer : John Dowland
Catalog : 45005
Orchestra : Fretwork
Instrument : SX
TrackNumber : 10
Label : Virgin
5:06 AM
Havanaise
Artist : Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 49276
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : New York Chamber Symphony
Instrument : ROZr
TrackNumber : 4
Label : EMI
5:17 AM
Christmas Medley
Artist : Arturo Delmoni, violin
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 50001
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 22
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Listen
5:25 AM
Trio Sonata
Artist :
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 412595
Orchestra : Academy Chamber Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Philips
5:39 AM
Solstice: Garden of the Sun
Artist :
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Composer : Lou Harrison
Catalog : 455590
Conductor : Barry Jekowsky
Orchestra : California Symphony
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Argo
5:45 AM
La mia Pedrina: Aria No. 14
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Marco Uccellini
Catalog : 907066
Orchestra : Arcadian Academy
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Harmonia Mundi
5:50 AM
Noel, Noel, Bells are Ringing; Carol of the Bells; Nativity Carol
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Christmas Music
Catalog : 3072
Conductor : Roger Wagner
Orchestra : Roger Wagner Chorale
Instrument : ZL
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Delos
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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