Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 18 March 2018

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Music for your Sunday afternoon featuring live performances from across the globe and standout works from our featured artists.

 Sunday March 25th

Hear two great works by Dmitri Shostakovich in our live concert - his Symphony No. 9 in E flat played by the Orchestre National de France conducted by Neeme Järvi, and the orchestra will be joined by pianist Simon Trpceski for the Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Minor. Aedín featured artist The Kronos Quartet, plays Barber’s Adagio for Strings and Vladimir Martynov’s The Beatitudes. (The Kronos Quartet - Photo Jay Blakesberg)

Sunday April 1st

Our concert today features the choral music of Claudio Monteverdi performed by Collegium Vocale 1704, recorded at the National Forum of Music Wroclaw Poland with the Orchestra Collegium 1704 conducted by Vaclav Luks. Collegium 1704 (pictured) is a Czech early music orchestra and choir founded in 1991 by the Czech conductor, harpsichordist and horn player Václav Luks. Also this afternoon a selection of recordings from Aedín's featured artists, The Hallé Orchestra. 

Music Played on the Show


Title: Suite For Strings (1st Movement) Prelude

Composer: Trimble, Joan

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Silver Apples Of The Moon (Irish Chamber Orchestra) / Black Box / Bbm1003

Duration: 4:52


Title: Where'er You Walk

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), English Baroque Soloists

Album: Handel: Semele / Erato / Sk62035

Duration: 5:00


Title: Irish Suite For Strings (3rd Movement) Fishamble Street - Dublin 1742

Composer: Duff, Arthur

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Classical Ireland - A collection of Classical Music by Irish Composers, Artists & Orchestras / Cosmic Sounds / COSCD100

Duration: 2:28


Title: Siuil A Ruin

Composer: Trad Arr M Mcglynn/j Mcglynn

Performer(s): Anuna

Album: The Best Of Anuna / Danu / DANU022

Duration: 2:39


Title: Danny Boy

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Yue Tang ('Cello), Brian Connor (Piano)

Album: Variations on Cello- Yue Tang / Yue Tang / 2013 Yue Tang

Duration: 4:18


Title: La Ci Darem La Mano

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartolli (Soprano), Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Orchestra Dell'accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia

Album: Sospiri: Cecilia Bartoli / Decca / 478 2558

Duration: 3:15


Title: Lacrimosa: Requiem In D Minor

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Academy Of St Cecilia Orchestra, Academy Of St Cecilia Choir

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 459146-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 459146-2

Duration: 3:39


Title: Piano Sonata No.27 In E Minor (1st Movement) Mit Lebhaftigkeit

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano)

Album: Beethoven - Piano Sonatas 'Waldstein' and 'Appassionata' / RCA Victor / 09026612802

Duration: 5:42


Title: Hungarian Dance, Woo1 No.1 In G Minor - Allegro

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano)

Album: Brahms: Works for solo piano, Vol. 5 - Douglas / Chandos / Chandos CHAN 10878

Duration: 3:08


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky: Concerto No. 1 / RCA Red Seal / Rd89968

Duration: 7:21


Title: Walking By Flashlight

Composer: Schneider, Maria

Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw, St Paul Chamber Orchestra

Album: Winter Morning Walks - Dawn Upshaw / Maria Schneider / i-tunes / i-tunes

Duration: 3:53


Title: An Droichead

Composer: O'Flynn, Liam

Performer(s): O'Flynn, Liam (Uileann Pipes)


Duration: 3:32


Title: Freedom/Saoirse

Composer: Hayes/Cahill/O'Lionaird/O Raghallagh/Bartlett

Performer(s): Iarla O'Lionaire (Vocals); Thomas Bartlett (Piano), Caoimhin O Raghallaigh (Hardanger D'Amore); Martin Hayes (Fiddle); Dennis Cahill (Guitar)

Album: The Gloaming / Real World Records / Promo Copy

Duration: 5:04


Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (1st Movement) Moderato

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Yo-Yo Ma - Haydn Cello Concerti / CBS / Mk36674

Duration: 9:06


Title: The Coolin

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: lunchtime choice 2 / RTE Lyric FM / CD102

Duration: 3:23


Title: He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven

Composer: Jenkins / Yeats

Performer(s): Lesley Garrett (Soprano), Bbc Concert Orchestra

Album: I Will Wait For You / BMG Records / 75605 51354 2

Duration: 3:22


Title: The Salley Gardens

Composer: Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: Silent Noon English Songs: Bryn Terfel / Malcolm Martineau / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894742192

Duration: 2:15


Title: The Rose Of No-Mans Land

Composer: Caddigan/ Brennan

Performer(s): Bill Carrothers (Piano), Matt Turner (Cello)

Album: Bill Carrothers: Armistice 1918 / Sketch / SKE 333043.44

Duration: 4:36


Title: Irish Love Song

Composer: Moeran, Ernest John

Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)

Album: RTÉ Recording

Duration: 3:45


Title: Simple Symphony, Op. 4

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Rtv Slovenia Symphony Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic, Ljubljana (Broadcast 011017) / SM/17/05/67/01

Duration: 17:30


Title: Illumination

Composer: Text; Trad/Music; McGlynn

Performer(s): Lucy Champion (Voice), Anuna

Album: Illuminations / Danu 2014 / Danu 031

Duration: 3:16


Title: The Last Rose Of Summer

Composer: Moore, Thomas

Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Una Hunt (Piano)

Album: Irish Fantasy (Record No: Ccd1051) / Continuum / Ccd1051

Duration: 3:31


Title: Piano Quintet In A 'Trout' (4th Movement)

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): John O' Conor (Piano), Cleveland Quartet

Album: Schubert: Trout Quintet (Recordno: Cd-80225) / Teldec / Cd-80225

Duration: 7:33


Title: Symphony No. 6 In D, Hob. I:6 ('Le Matin')

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Rtv Slovenia Symphony Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Marjan Kozina Hall, Slovenian Philharmonic, Ljubljana (Broadcast 011017) / SM/17/05/67/01

Duration: 20:44


Title: Recitar...Vesti La Giubba

Composer: Leoncavallo, Ruggero

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Orchestra Dell'accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia

Album: Jonas Kaufmann Verismo Arias / Decca / 4782258

Duration: 3:41


Title: Suite Of Irish Airs (1st Movement) - The Sunbeam

Composer: May, Frederick

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Frederick May: Sunlight & Shadow / RTE lyric fm / CD135

Duration: 5:27


Title: String Quartet No. 1 In G Major Op. 44 (2nd Movement) Poco Allegro E Grazioso / Presto / Tempo I / Presto / Tempo I

Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s): Rte Vanbrugh Quartet

Album: Stanford: String Quartets Nos. 1 and 2 - Horn Fantasy - RTE Vanbrugh Quartet / Hyperion / CDA67434

Duration: 4:37



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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