Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 25 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 Firebird (Suite) - Round Dance Of The Princesses

Composer: Stravinsky, Igor

Performer(s): Orchestre National Du Capitole De Toulouse

Album: Stravinsky - The Firebird, The Rite Of Spring / Naive / V 5360

Duration: 5:14


Title: Jesu Joy Of Man's Desiring

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir

Album: Great Bach Choruses (Recordno: 445610-2) / Archiv / 445610-2

Duration: 2:32


Title: Toccata In C Minor, Bwv 911

Composer: Bach, J.S.

Performer(s): Nelson Freire (Piano)

Album: Nelson Freire - Bach / Decca / 4788449

Duration: 10:24


Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra

Album: Angela Gheorghiu Live From Covent Garden / Emi Classics / 724355726421

Duration: 4:48


Title: Who Is Sylvia

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): King's Singers

Album: Chanson D'Amour - The King's Singers / BMG / 09026 61427 2

Duration: 2:48


Title: My Funny Valentine

Composer: Rodgers / Hart

Performer(s): The King's Singers

Album: The King's Singers - Great American Songbook / Signum Records / SIGCD341

Duration: 3:24


Title: Clarinet Sonata In E Flat, Op.167: Iv- Molto Allegro

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet), Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: The Lyrical Clarinet / Chandos / CHAN 10637

Duration: 5:01


Title: Spring

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra

Album: Grieg - Bergliot - 7 Lieder / Deutsche Grammophon / 437519

Duration: 4:32


Title: On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring / Naxos / 8.557143

Duration: 5:53


Title: Fruhling (Spring) From 4 Last Songs

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Lucia Popp (Soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Armchair Concerts / EMI / 7644392

Duration: 3:52


Title: It Might As Well Be Spring

Composer: Rodgers/Hammerstein

Performer(s): Fred Hersch (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7559-79414-2) / Nonesuch / 7559-79414-2

Duration: 6:38


Title: They Say It's Spring

Composer: Clark/Haymes

Performer(s): Blossom Dearie (Vocals/Piano), Herb Ellis (Guitar) Ray Brown (Bass)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 5299062) / Verve / 5299062

Duration: 3:42


Title: Four Seasons Of Buenos Aires

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Claudio Bohorquez (Cello), Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival, Warsaw (Broadcast 250218) / SM/17/12/06/15

Duration: 26:17


Title: Introduction; Summertime

Composer: Gershwin, George\Gershwin, Ira\DuBose, Hayward

Performer(s): Leontyne Price, William Warfield, Rca Victor Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (Highlights) / RCA Victor / 85234

Duration: 3:40


Title: The Last Rose Of Summer

Composer: Moore, Thomas

Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Come to the Fair - Kiri Te Kanawa / EMI / Cdc7470802

Duration: 3:28


Title: The Four Seasons, Op. 8

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival, Warsaw (Broadcast 250218) / SM/17/12/06/15

Duration: 37:09


Title: Hi-Deedle-Dee-Dee (An Actor's Life For Me)

Composer: Washington, Ned/Harline, Leigh

Performer(s): Walter Catlett (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Pinnochio / Walt Disney Records / 0946 3 51035 2

Duration: 1:40


Title: O Soave Fanciulla

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Tenor) Mirella Freni (Soprano), Rome Opera House Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdz7625201896) / EMI / Cdz7625201896

Duration: 4:03


Title: Dolly Suite For Piano Duet - Berceuse

Composer: de Falla, Maunel

Performer(s): Katia Labeque (Piano), Marielle Labeque (Piano)

Album: The World of Piano Encores / DECCA / 4731452

Duration: 2:59



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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