Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 13 July 2014

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Chopin's piano concerto No. 2 in F minor features in this afternoon's along with a selection of hit songs from American composer and lyricist Irving Berlin.

Sunday April 22nd

Our Sunday concert today comes from the Auditorium at Maison de la Radio, Paris. It features French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet playing the Liszt Piano Concerto No 2 in A with the Orchestre National de France under Emmanuel Krivine, and Richard Strauss’s Also Sprach Zarathustra Op 30 . Aedín also includes a selection of recordings from German violinist Isabelle Faust. 

Sunday April 29th

Guest presenter Michael Comyn introduces music for Sunday afternoon including a concert from the Pau Casals Festival. Join him for Mozart’s String Quartet No 16 in E flat K428 and César Franck’s Piano Quintet in D minor, all played by Quatuor Zaide (pictured) with Éric Le Sage piano. 

Music Played on the Show


Title: L'Arlesienne Suite No.2 (4th Movement) Farandole -- L' Arlésienne Suite No.2

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Album: Passport To France (Recordno: SFK47278) / Sony / SFK47278

Duration: 3:12


Title: Nessun Dorma -- Turandot

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Franco Corelli (Tenor)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cd-Emx2114) ~~ A045107 / EMI / Cd-Emx2114

Duration: 2:55


Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In E Flat Major, S 124: Iii. Allegro

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Vienna Philharmonic

Album: Lang Lang / Liszt My Piano Hero / Sony Classics / 88697891412

Duration: 4:09


Title: Manon Lescaut Intermezzo To Act 3

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Halle Orchestra

Album: 40 Most Beautiful Love Themes ~~ CDG04767 / Warner Classics / 256469989-0

Duration: 5:11


Title: The Island

Composer: Brady

Performer(s): Paul Brady

Album: The Best Irish Power Ballads In The World / Emi / CDIPB1

Duration: 5:23


Title: Sonata For Piano And Violin In F Major Op. 24 Spring - Movement Ii - Adagio Molto Espressivo

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)

Album: Beethoven: The Kreutzer Sonata And Other Works / Rte Lyric Fm / CD111

Duration: 5:51


Title: The Fair Melusine, Op. 32, Overture

Composer: Mendelsshon, Felix

Performer(s): Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: SM/14/03/37/03 / EBU, Philharmonie, Luxembourg, 23/01/2014

Duration: 10:17


Title: Top Hat, White Tie And Tails

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Fred Astaire, Studio Orchestra

Album: Top Hat (OST) / Classic Soundtracks / Snapper Music / SFILMCD006

Duration: 5:37


Title: I Got Lost In His Arms

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Ethel Merman (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Annie Get Your Gun - Original Broadway Cast / World Music / 88010

Duration: 2:41


Title: The Best Things Happen While Youre Dancing

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Kurt Elling (Vocal), Laurence Hobgood (Piano); Rob Amster (Bass); Michael Raynor (Drums);

Album: This Time It's Love ~~ E249008 / Blue Note / 724349354326

Duration: 2:57


Title: Les Moulins De Mon Coeur

Composer: Legrand, Michel

Performer(s): Jessye Norman, Ron Carter (Bass), Michel Legrand (Piano), Grady Tate (Drums)

Album: I was born in love with you / Philips / 456 654-2

Duration: 4:49


Title: Mon Coeur S'Ouvre À Ta Voix -- Softly Awakes My Heart

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello), National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Celebration - Julian Lloyd Webber - Disk 1 / RCA Red Seal / 74321 84112 2

Duration: 5:12


Title: Bassoon Concerto In A Minor

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Martin Gatt (Bassoon), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: The number one Vivaldi album CD 2 / Universal Classics & Jazz UK / 4765885

Duration: 11:50


Title: Che Gelida Manina -- La Boheme

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Academy Of St Cecilia Orchestra

Album: Carlo Bergonzi - The Sublime Voice (Recordno: 467023-2) ~~ A256201 / Universal / 467023-2

Duration: 4:55


Title: The Harmonious Blacksmith

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Moura Lympany (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdz7672042) / EMI / Cdz7672042

Duration: 4:08


Title: In Te Domine Speravi

Composer: Charpentier, Marc-Antoine

Performer(s): Les Arts Florissants

Album: Charpentier / Harmonia Mundi / 901298

Duration: 2:23


Title: Samhradh Samhradh --

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: 5:56


Title: Meditation From Thais -- Thais

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)

Album: The Maxim Vengerov Collection ~~ CDD04925 / Warner Classics and Jazz / 2564 69071-8

Duration: 5:01


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: The Walk To The Paradise Garden -- A Village Rome & Juliet

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): The Hallé Orchestra

Album: A Song of Summer / Dutton Laboratories / CDSJB1005

Duration: 9:29


Title: Bess, You Is My Woman Now -- Porgy And Bess

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Bruce Hubbard (Baritone), Orchestra Of St Luke's, Marvis Martin (Soprano)

Album: Bruce Hubbard: For You, For Me ~~ A076914 / Emi / Cdc7499282

Duration: 5:44


Title: West Side Story - Symphonic Dances - Cool Fugue

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Great American Musicals Symphonic Arrangements by Rober Russell Bennett and Leonard Bernstein CD2 / EMI Records / 724358562729

Duration: 3:45


Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In F Minor, Op. 21

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: SM/14/03/37/03 / EBU, Philharmonie, Luxembourg, 23/01/2014

Duration: 33:30


Title: Is That All There Is?

Composer: Leiber/stoller

Performer(s): Peggy Lee

Album: Sad Songs Ii (recordno: Vtdcd762) / Emi / VTDCD762

Duration: 4:20


Title: Sleeping Beauty (5th Movement) Waltz

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky (Recordno: 4177002) ~~ G226519 / Decca / 4177002

Duration: 4:11



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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