Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 7 April 2013

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín selects songs from the world of show business, plus choral classics and treasured favourites. We'll also feature a weekly matinée Idol showcasing a much-loved performer or composer.

 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: Piano Concerto In A.Minor Op.54 3rd Movement Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Schumann, Robert

Duration: 10:33


Title: People Will Say We're In Love

Performer(s): Rodgers/Hammerstein

Duration: 4:03


Title: Rosenkavalier - Trio From Act 3

Performer(s): Strauss, Richard

Duration: 7:32


Title: Cinema Paradiso: Love Theme

Performer(s): Andrea Morricone

Duration: 3:51


Title: Tell Her You Saw Me

Performer(s): Metheny, Pat

Duration: 5:26


Title: Close To You

Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt

Duration: 8:06


Title: Serenade No. 11 In E Flat Major - Menuetto I

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:35


Title: Dixit Dominus (1st Movement): Dixit Dominus

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 6:28



Contact the Show

Text '51554'

Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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