Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

    Sunday, 1 - 4pm

    Sunday 24th August

    Beethoven’s status as the most important composer of his time was pretty much confirmed in an instant with this one mighty work, The Symphony No. 3 in E flat ( Eroica)  After hearing it, audiences were gripped. Hear it in full this afternoon in our concert highlight and Aedín's featured artist is English soprano Emma Kirkby one of the world's most renowned early music specialists.

    Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 27 April 2014

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    Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

    Live performances and treasured favorites for your Sunday afternoon. Aedín's featured artist today is the American conductor, composer, and pianist Leonard Bernstein.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 13:01
      Title: Bartered Bride: Overture -- Bartered Bride
      Complete Work Name: Bartered Bride
      Composer: Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cleveland Orchestra
      Album: Smetana, Decca, 444867-2
      Duration: 6:38
    • 13:08
      Title: Scherzo From A Midsummer Night's Dream
      Complete Work Name: A Midsummer Night's Dream
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Champs Elysees
      Album: Philippe Herreweghe: Portrait, Harmonia Mundi, 2901636
      Duration: 5:01
    • 13:14
      Title: Younger Than Springtime
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar
      Performer(s): Mathew Morrison
      Performer(s): Mathew Morrison, Studio Orchestra
      Album: South Pacific -2008 Broadway cast, Masterworks Broadway/SONYBMG, 88697304572
      Duration: 2:45
    • 13:17
      Title: The Lark Ascending
      Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Nicola Benedetti: Vaughan Williams and Tavener, Universal Classics and Jazz
      Duration: 16:04
    • 13:34
      Title: Sav, Sav, Susa
      Complete Work Name: Sav Sav Susa
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Antonio Pappano (Piano)
      Album: Barbara Bonney: Diamonds In The Snow Nordic Songs (Recordno: 4667622), Decca, 4667622
      Duration: 2:26
    • 13:37
      Title: Rondo For Viola And Piano
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Nobuko Imai (Viola)
      Performer(s): Nobuko Imai (Viola), Roland Pontinen (Piano)
      Album: A Bird Came Down the Walk, BIS, BIS-CD-829
      Duration: 6:12
    • 13:44
      Title: The Seville Suite
      Complete Work Name: The Seville Suite
      Composer: Whelan, Bill
      Performer(s): Zoe Conway (Fiddle)
      Performer(s): Zoe Conway (Fiddle), Mairtin O'Connor (Accordian), Maitiu O'Casaide (Pipes), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Bill Whelan NCH RTE CO 17/5/2012, RTE, RTE CO 17/5/2012
      Duration: 7:07
    • 13:54
      Title: Getting Married Today
      Complete Work Name: Company (Performed At Sondheim - A Celebration At Carnegie Hall)
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Madeline Kahn (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Madeline Kahn (Vocals), Jeanne Lehman & Mark Jacoby (Vocals)
      Album: Broadway Divas, RCA Victor, 09026-63805-2
      Duration: 4:14
    • 14:02
      Title: Candide: Overture
      Complete Work Name: Candide
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Gershwin/Bernstein/Barber ~~ G121406, Deutsche Grammophon, 427806-2
      Duration: 4:17
    • 14:06
      Title: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs
      Complete Work Name: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Sinfonietta
      Album: Bernstein: West Side Story/ On the Town/ Candide, EMI Classics, 50999 2 06626 2 2
      Duration: 7:52
    • 14:14
      Title: Tonight Quintet (Ensemble)
      Complete Work Name: West Side Story
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Jose Carreras
      Performer(s): Jose Carreras, Kiri Te Kanawa, Kurt Ollmann, Richard Harrell, Tatiana Troyanos, Studio Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779265), Deutsche Grammophon, 002894779265
      Duration: 3:42
    • 14:19
      Title: Caro Mio Ben -- Not Available
      Composer: Giordani, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Gyorgy Fischer (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 448300-2), Decca, 448300-2
      Duration: 2:44
    • 14:23
      Title: String Quartet In D Op.64 No.5 'Lark' (1st Movement)
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Kodaly Quartet
      Album: Haydn String Quartets Op.64 Nos.4-6, Naxos, 8.550674
      Duration: 6:30
    • 14:32
      Title: Russlan And Ludmilla: Overture
      Complete Work Name: Russlan And Ludmilla
      Composer: Glinka, Mikhail
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bavarian State Orchestra
      Album: HMV Collection Sampler No.3 (Recordno: Hmv5680272), HMV, Hmv5680272
      Duration: 5:04
    • 14:38
      Title: Una Furtiva Lagrima -- L'Elisir D'Amore (Elixir Of Love)
      Complete Work Name: L'Elisir D'Amore (Elixir Of Love)
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 436173-2), Decca, 436173-2
      Duration: 4:45
    • 14:44
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In A , 3rd Movement
      Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto No. 2 In A
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano), Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Grieg/Liszt Piano Concertos, Virgin, 5099968635527
      Duration: 3:50
    • 14:48
      Title: Top Hat, White Tie And Tails
      Composer: Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Fred Astaire
      Performer(s): Fred Astaire, Studio Orchestra
      Album: Can't Sing, Can't Act. Balding. Can Dance a Little., Classic Soundtracks / Snapper Music, SFILMCD006
      Duration: 5:37
    • 14:53
      Title: Nutcracker Suite - Arabian Dance
      Complete Work Name: Nutcracker Suite
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Stokowski Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Stokowski The Heart of the Ballet, Cala, CACD0547
      Duration: 4:05

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