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 15, 2013

12:01 AM
Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wilhelm Peterson-Berger
Catalog : 553115
Conductor : Okko Kamu
Orchestra : Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Naxos
12:06 AM
Three Carols
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 907233
Conductor : Paul Hillier
Orchestra : Pro Arte Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Harmonia Mundi
12:14 AM
Noble and Sentimental Waltzes
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 427679
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 25
Label : DG
12:29 AM
Rejoice and be Merry
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Bob Chilcott
Catalog : 573030
Conductor : Jeremy Backhouse
Orchestra : Vasari Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Naxos
12:31 AM
Bethena
Artist : Joshua Rifkin, piano
Album :
Composer : Scott Joplin
Catalog : 79159
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 1974
Label : Nonesuch
12:37 AM
Symphony No. 88
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 426169
Conductor : Frans Bruggen
Orchestra : Orchestra of the 18th Century
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Philips
1:01 AM
Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johan Svendsen
Catalog : 49769
Conductor : Mariss Jansons
Orchestra : Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : EMI
1:06 AM
Christmas Medley
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Tavener; Traditional
Catalog : 462050
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : Monteverdi Choir
Instrument : OK
TrackNumber : 25
Label : Philips
1:14 AM
Molly on the Shore
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Percy Grainger
Catalog : 11128
Conductor : Eugene Corporon
Orchestra : North Texas Wind Symphony
Instrument : V
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Klavier
1:19 AM
Concerto breve
Artist : Jenny Lin, piano
Album :
Composer : Xavier Montsalvatge
Catalog : 98642
Conductor : Celso Antunes
Orchestra : North German Radio Philharmonic
Instrument : OP
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Hanssler
1:44 AM
Josep i Maria (Joseph and Maria)
Artist : Arianna Savall, mezzo-soprano
Album :
Composer : Traditional Catalan
Catalog : 2227
Instrument : KRYZ
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : ECM
1:48 AM
Winter Poem No. 1
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Glenn Buhr
Catalog : 5184
Conductor : Bramwell Tovey
Orchestra : Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : CBC
2:01 AM
Trumpet Sonata a 7
Artist : John Wallace, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Tomaso Albinoni
Catalog : 7012
Orchestra : Philharmonia Orchestra
Instrument : OW
TrackNumber : 14
Label : Nimbus
2:06 AM
Ricercar No. 3
Artist : Matt Haimovitz, cello
Album :
Composer : Domenico Gabrielli
Catalog : 2018
Instrument : R
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Oxingale
2:10 AM
I Wonder as I Wander
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Jacob Niles
Catalog : 107
Orchestra : Chicago a cappella
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Cedille
2:15 AM
O Christmas Tree
Artist : Music box from ca. 1900
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 96
Instrument : Z
TrackNumber : 13
Label : RadioNederland
2:17 AM
Pines of Rome
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : 51292
Conductor : Daniele Gatti
Orchestra : Orchestra of St. Cecilia
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Conifer
2:41 AM
The Infant King
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 512
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Collegium
2:44 AM
Still, Still, Still
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 512
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Collegium
2:46 AM
Come leave your sheep
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 512
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Collegium
2:49 AM
6 Early Netherlands Dances
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Julius Rontgen
Catalog : 777255
Conductor : David Porcelijn
Orchestra : North German Radio Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : CPO
3:01 AM
Fugue
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 110910
Conductor : Antoinette Lohmann
Orchestra : Furor Musicus
Instrument : NR
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Edition Lilac
3:06 AM
Piano Sonata No. 13
Artist : Andras Schiff, piano
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 1944
Instrument : Pp
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : ECM
3:22 AM
What Sweeter Music
Artist : Nikki Christopher, harp
Album :
Composer : Michael Fink
Catalog : 3509
Conductor : David Cherwien
Orchestra : National Lutheran Choir
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : NLCA
3:27 AM
Flute Concerto
Artist : Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Album :
Composer : Franz Benda
Catalog : 39702
Conductor : Jean Pierre Wallez
Orchestra : Ensemble Orchestra of Paris
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Sony
3:49 AM
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 928
Conductor : Barlow Bradford
Orchestra : Utah Chamber Artists
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Clarion
3:54 AM
Silent Night
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Gruber
Catalog : 928
Conductor : Barlow Bradford
Orchestra : Utah Chamber Artists
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Clarion
4:01 AM
Serenade for Strings: March
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Dag Wiren
Catalog : 1181
Conductor : Magnus Ericsson
Orchestra : Strings of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2000
Label : Bis
4:06 AM
Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Christoph Gluck
Catalog : 44650
Conductor : Raymond Leppard
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Sony
4:14 AM
Sweet was the Song
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Matthew Brown
Catalog : 939
Conductor : Philip Brunelle
Orchestra : VocalEssence
Instrument : LZ
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Clarion
4:20 AM
Lachian Dances
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Leos Janacek
Catalog : 88095
Conductor : James Conlon
Orchestra : Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Erato
4:44 AM
Sonata Natalis
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Schmelzer
Catalog : 1117
Conductor : Ludwig Guttler
Orchestra : Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble
Instrument : W
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 1994
Label : Berlin
4:51 AM
Ballade No. 2
Artist : Barry Douglas, piano
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 10757
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Chandos
5:01 AM
Last Spring
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 437520
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : DG
5:06 AM
Te Deum: Prelude
Artist : Rolf Smedvig, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Catalog : 80341
Instrument : WZ
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1993
Label : Telarc
5:09 AM
Long is our Winter
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Ferris
Catalog : 101
Conductor : Paul French
Orchestra : William Ferris Chorale
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Cedille
5:14 AM
Seasons
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Alexander Glazunov
Catalog : 61434
Conductor : Jose Serebrier
Orchestra : Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Warner
5:54 AM
I wish you Christmas
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Rutter
Catalog : 133
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 18
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Collegium
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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