Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 18 February 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: The Bartered Bride: Overture

Composer: Smetana, Bedrich

Performer(s): Brno Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 111115-2) / Supraphon / 111115-2

Duration: 6:35


Title: 4 Impromptus Op. 142 D 935 - No. 3 In B Flat Major - Theme (Andante) With Variations

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Mitsuko Uchida (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Impromptus - Mitsuko Uchida / Philips / 456 245-2

Duration: 11:58


Title: Recondita Armonia

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor), National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Opera Classics / EMI / 5550172

Duration: 2:58


Title: Serenade For Strings In E Minor, Op. 20 (1st Movement) Allegro Piacevole

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Vaughan Williams - Elgar - Pinchas Zukerman/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / 2016 Decca Music Group / 478 9386

Duration: 3:29


Title: Clarinet Concerto (3rd Mt)

Composer: Finzi, Gerald

Performer(s): Andrew Marriner (Clarinet), Academyst Martin In The Fields

Album: Finzi: Clarinet Concerto / Philips / 454438-2

Duration: 8:16


Title: Sanctus

Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio

Performer(s): Ensemble Vocal European

Album: A New Sacred Art - Masses and Motets at the turn of the 17th century / Harmonia Mundi / HMX2958006

Duration: 3:44


Title: Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Andante Sostenuto

Composer: Glazunov

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti Violin, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti - Shostakovich/Glazunov / Decca / 4788758

Duration: 9:46


Title: Polonaise

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Pearls of Czech Classics / Suprahon / 110624-2011

Duration: 4:20


Title: Song To The Moon

Complete Work Name: Rusalka

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Czech Philharmonic

Album: The number one Opera album 2004 CD 1 / Universal Classics and Jazz / 4762004

Duration: 5:56


Title: Suite No. 2 Op. 17 - Valse (Presto)

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano), Hilary Mcnamara (Piano)

Album: Rachmaninov: Suites for Two Pianos, Symphonic Dances - Howard Shelley, Hilary McNamara / Helios / CDH55209

Duration: 6:19


Title: Wachet Auf (Sleepers Awake)

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra

Album: The Essential Yo-Yo Ma / Legacy / Sony Classical / S2K93927

Duration: 3:48


Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor, Bwv 1041

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Accademia Bizantina

Album: Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York (Broadcast 180218) / SM/17/12/01/04

Duration: 12:03


Title: L'Air Des Bijoux (The Jewel Song)

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Sop), Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Celine Byrne: For Eternity / RTE lyric fm / CD128

Duration: 4:38


Title: The Wasps Overture

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Walton: Symphony No 1/Vaughan Williams: Wasps Overture / RCA Victor Gold Seal / GD87830

Duration: 8:55


Title: The Last Time I Saw Paris

Composer: Kern, Jerome

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Sinfonietta

Album: Jerome Kern Treasury / Angel / 077705488326

Duration: 4:26


Title: Bill

Composer: Hammerstein / Kern /Woodhouse

Performer(s): Oscar Peterson (Piano), Ray Brown (Bass), Ed Thigpen (Drums)

Album: Oscar Peterson Plays The Jerome Kern Songbook / Verve / 0602517995765

Duration: 2:58


Title: A Streetcar Named Desire - I Can Smell The Sea Air

Composer: Previn, Andre

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Sop), Orchestra Of The San Francisco Opera

Album: Andre Previn - A Portrait (Recordno: CDG03276) / Universal Classics and Jazz / CDG03276

Duration: 3:32


Title: Vocalise

Composer: Previn, Andre

Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Moray Welsh (Cello), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Previn - Diversions, Songs / Deutsche Grammophon / 471 028-2

Duration: 4:43


Title: Chi Il Bel Sogno Di Doretta

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: La Rondine / EMI / 7243 5 56338 2 8

Duration: 2:22


Title: Violin Concerto In E, Bwv 1042

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Accademia Bizantina

Album: Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York (Broadcast 180218) / SM/17/12/01/04

Duration: 15:14


Title: Swans In Flight

Composer: Dubery, David

Performer(s): Michael Cox (Flute)

Album: Observations - Seventeen Songs and a String Quartet / Divine Art Ltd / Metier / MSV 28548

Duration: 2:45


Title: Locus Iste

Composer: Bruckner, Anton

Performer(s): Choir Of Magdalen College Oxford

Album: Choral Chillout (Recordno: Vmef0070-2) / BBC / Vmef0070-2

Duration: 3:00



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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