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    CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS: Alison Kenealy from Dublin, John Rea from Cork and runner-up Seamus Nugent from Kilkenny. 

    Two prize-winners this week! Tune in to Drive to win tickets to see the wonderful tenor Mark Padmore and renowned pianist Paul Lewis perform Schubert‘s sublime masterpiece Die Schöne Müllerin in the National Concert Hall on Sunday 22nd November at 3pm. This is a tale of unrequited love that moves from joyful journeying to anguish and despair, brilliantly interpreted by Padmore, recently voted Vocalist of the Year by Musical America Awards. In addition to the tickets, the first winner will received,a delicious lunch for two at the Terrace Café in the National Concert Hall, with a glass of prosecco on arrival, before the concert.

    Our second winner will receive two tickets to hear virtuoso violinist Nikolaj Znaider and pianist Robert Kulek perform in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday 25th November, followed by an overnight stay for two that night at the magnificent Shelbourne Hotel.

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Friday 27 November 2015


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:04
      Title: Jewel Song
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Mirella Freni (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Mirella Freni (Soprano), La Scala Orchestra Milan
      Album: French Operatic Favourites (Recordno: Cdb7629182), EMI Classics, Cdb7629182
      Duration: 5:33
    • 16:17
      Title: Mishima (6th Movement)
      Composer: Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Delta Saxophone Quartet
      Performer(s): Stephen Cottrell, Peter Whyman, Gareth Brady, Chris Caldwell (Saxophones)
      Album: Minimal Tendencies, Clarinet Classics, CC0024
      Duration: 2:52
    • 16:36
      Title: Bailero
      Composer: Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s): Veronique Gens (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Orchestre National De Lille
      Album: Joseph Canteloube: Chants d'Auvergne, Naxos, 8.557491
      Duration: 5:14
    • 16:42
      Title: Paris Musette
      Composer: Privat/ Roussin
      Performer(s): Jo Privat
      Performer(s): Jo Privat, Didier Roussin
      Album: The Rough Guide to the Music of France, Rough Guide, RGNET1111CD
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:53
      Title: Boogie-Woogie Etude
      Composer: Morton Gould
      Performer(s): Benjamin Grosvenor
      Performer(s): Benjamin Grosvenor
      Album: Dances Benjamin Grosvenor, Decca 2014, PDSW
      Duration: 2:08
    • 16:56
      Title: Seena
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Lerner, Alan Jay
      Performer(s): Kenneth Tarver
      Performer(s): Kenneth Tarver, London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779268), Deutsche Grammophon, 002894779268
      Duration: 2:48
    • 16:59
      Title: Rhapsody In Blue Extract
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Mishe Dichter
      Performer(s): Mishe Dichter, Boston Pops Orchestra
      Album: Pops by Gershwin G196304, Philips, 426404
      Duration: 5:41
    • 17:06
      Title: Concerto For 2 Mandolins In G (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Giovanni Scaramuzzino (Mandolin)
      Performer(s): Giovanni Scaramuzzino (Mandolin), Sonia Maurer (Mandolin), Europa Galante
      Album: Vivaldi Mandolin Concertos, Veritas, 724354552724
      Duration: 3:57
    • 17:22
      Title: Non Piu Andrai,Farfallone Amorosso (Act 1)
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Ildebrando D'Arcangelo
      Performer(s): Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, Orch Del Teatro Regio Di Torino
      Album: Ildebrando D'Arcangelo Mozart, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779297
      Duration: 3:59
    • 17:33
      Title: A Boy And A Girl
      Composer: Whitacre, Eric/Paz, Octavio
      Performer(s): Eric Whitacre Singers
      Performer(s): Eric Whitacre Singers
      Album: Eric Whitacre: Light and Gold, Decca, 2743209
      Duration: 4:34
    • 17:38
      Title: Spring Sheep Dip
      Composer: Armstrong, Craig
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Album: Far from the Madding Crowd (OST 2015), SONY, 88875032302
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:47
      Title: Youve Got To Know When To Stop
      Composer: Barry
      Performer(s): Davy Kaye
      Performer(s): Davy Kaye
      Album: Alices Adventures In Wonderland (recordno: 38558002102), Film Score, 38558002102
      Duration: 2:07
    • 18:23
      Title: The Beardless Boy
      Composer: Hammond, Philip
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Album: The Irish Piano, RTE lyric fm, CD138
      Duration: 3:09
    • 18:37
      Title: Ich Will Dir Mein Herze Schenken
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano), Mostly Mozart Orchestra
      Album: Bach/Handel Arias: Auger, Mostly Mozart, Schwarz, Delos International, DE3026
      Duration: 3:20

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