Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 14 October 2017

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new releases. Plus news and traffic updates.

Poetry File with Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill

Poetry File with Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill

Former Ireland Professor of Poetry Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill reads Leaba Shioda

Music Played on the Show

16:06

Title: Batti, Batti, O Bel Masetto

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Mojca Erdmann (Sop), La Cetra Barockorchester Basel

Album: Mostly Mozart / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 8979

Duration: 3:45

16:12

Title: Legende Op17

Composer: Wieniawski, Henyrk

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

Album: Virtuoso Vengerov / Teldec / 903177351

Duration: 6:44

16:19

Title: The Heather Glen (For Two Pianos)

Composer: Trimble, Joan

Performer(s): Una Hunt / Roy Holmes (Piano)

Album: Classical Ireland - A collection of Classical Music by Irish Composers, Artists & Orchestras / Cosmic Sounds / COSCD100

Duration: 2:09

16:23

Title: Failte Don Ean (Welcome To The Birds)

Composer: O'Connell, Kevin

Performer(s): New Dublin Voices

Album: New Dublin Voices: Music From Ireland / RTE lyric fm / RTE lyric fm CD148

Duration: 4:05

16:27

Title: The Derry Air

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Classical Sounds - Orchestral and Vocal favourites (Recordno: Not Available) / RTÉ lyric fm

Duration: 3:31

16:33

Title: Piano Quartet Op. 60 (2nd Movement) Scherzo

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Emanuel Ax (Piano), Isaac Stern (Violin); Jaime Laredo (Viola); Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)

Album: Brahms (Recordno: S2k45846) / Sony / S2k45846

Duration: 4:12

16:40

Title: La Stravaganza Op. 4 - Concerto No. 10 In C Minor Rv 196 (1st Movement) Spiritoso

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Monica Hugget (Violin), The Academy Of Ancient Music

Album: Vivaldi Concertos Op. 3, 5, 8 and 9 - The Academy of Ancient Music: Christopher Hogwood - Disk 3 / Decca / 475 7696

Duration: 3:09

16:45

Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits

Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald

Performer(s): Jean-Ives Thibaudet (Piano)

Album: Jean-Ives Thibaudet - Aria - An Opera without Words / Decca Music Company / 4757668

Duration: 3:29

16:50

Title: Meditation From Thais

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Bordeaux Aquitaine Orchestra

Album: Massenet: Thais / Decca

Duration: 5:12

17:08

Title: Water Music Suite No.1: Minuet (Vii)

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

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

Album: Handel: Fireworks / Water Music / Decca / 414596

Duration: 2:04

17:10

Title: Flute Concerto In A Minor - Gavotte

Composer: Blavet, Michel

Performer(s): Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Orchestre De Chambre De Jean-Francois Paillard

Album: Relax with Baroque / ERATO / 8573816312

Duration: 3:21

17:16

Title: Potatoes

Composer: Hess, Nigel

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Marcia Crayford (Leader), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Ladies in Lavender - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Sony Classical / SK 92689

Duration: 1:49

17:23

Title: Andante And 5 Variations In G Major, K501 For Piano Duet

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Piano), Alexander Rabinovitch (Piano)

Album: Mozart Sonatas for Piano Duet & 2 Pianos / Warner Classics / 256465168-7

Duration: 7:30

17:34

Title: Polonaise In A Op.40 No.1

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)

Album: Chopin Masterpieces / EMI Classics / Cd-Cfp4501

Duration: 5:34

17:42

Title: On Wings Of Song (Auf Flugeln Des Gesanges)

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Christoph Pregardien (Tenor), Andreas Staier (Piano)

Album: Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn: Heine Songs / Harmonia Mundi / Cdcfp9011

Duration: 2:44

17:46

Title: Concerto Piece For Clarinet, Basset Horn And Orchestra Op.113 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), The Vienna Virtuosi

Album: The Clarinotts - Ernst, Daniel & Andreas Ottensamer / Mercury Classics / Mercury 481 1917

Duration: 2:27

17:48

Title: Concerto Piece For Clarinet, Basset Horn And Orchestra Op.113 (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), The Vienna Virtuosi

Album: The Clarinotts - Ernst, Daniel & Andreas Ottensamer / Mercury Classics / Mercury 481 1917

Duration: 2:55

17:51

Title: Concerto Piece For Clarinet, Basset Horn And Orchestra Op.113 (3rd Movement) Presto

Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), The Vienna Virtuosi

Album: The Clarinotts - Ernst, Daniel & Andreas Ottensamer / Mercury Classics / Mercury 481 1917

Duration: 2:23

17:58

Title: Songs And Dances Of Death: The Field Marshall

Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest/ Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Ferruccio Furlanetto (Bass)

Album: Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition/ Gergiev / Marinsky / SACD MAR0553

Duration: 5:42

18:03

Title: Sorotchinsky Fair - Gopak

Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest

Performer(s): Balkan Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.1 / Castle Communications / MBSCD5171

Duration: 2:54

18:16

Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Clifford Curzon (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Grieg Schumann Piano Concertos / Decca / 433628-2

Duration: 10:47

18:29

Title: You Are My Heart's Delight

Composer: Lehar, Franz

Performer(s): Piotr Beczala, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Heart's Delight / Deutsche Grammophon / 4790838

Duration: 3:27

18:33

Title: Sevilla

Composer: Albeniz, Isaac

Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic (Guitar)

Album: Guitar Moods - The Ultimate Collection / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 1281

Duration: 5:16

18:39

Title: Aragon

Composer: Albeniz, Isaac

Performer(s): O Duo

Album: O Duo: Searching, Works for Percussion Duet / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD083

Duration: 3:45

18:45

Title: La Muerte Del Angel

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Jan Bengston (Flute), Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Martin Frost: Roots / Sony Classical / 88873065292

Duration: 3:33

18:57

Title: Semper Fidelis

Composer: Sousa, John Philip

Performer(s): United States Marine Band

Album: Sousa Original / U.S. Marines Band Commemorative Collection (1998)

Duration: 3:08

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