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    If you love music  - then this is definatelyt the competition for you. We have three Season Friend of the National Concert Hall memberships worth €125 to give away. Friends of the National Concert Hall enjoy ticket discounts, priority booking, music courses, open rehearsals, tours and talks throughout the year.

    Plus the overall winner will get a pair of tickets to see Natalie Dessay on March 26th 2015 with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance courtesy of With Taste. After the concert, you can spend a €50 Gift Voucher in Music Box, The National Concert Hall music shop.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 26 November 2014


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us


    We're afraid that all the listener tickets for this have been applied for. We will have a reserve list so feel free to email in case we get any returns.

    RTÉ lyric fm’s Classic Drive Live with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra Studio 1, 12th December

    On Friday the 12th December from 5.30pm, Liz Nolan’s Classic Drive will broadcast live from Studio 1 in the RTE Radio Centre, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 in the company of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Finucane and she would love you to be there. Expect great orchestral and seasonal music from the masters including Tchaikovsky, Grieg and Prokofiev.

    Liz will also introduce some of the great new musical talent in Ireland. Rising stars soprano Jennifer Davis and tenor Patrick Hyland, and violinst Aoife Ní Bhríain will perform with the RTÉ NSO and talk to Liz about their plans for the future. Culture File’s Luke Clancy will present a live insight to the world of culture and the arts, and as usual Liz will have all the usual sport and traffic updates.

    To attend this free broadcast, simply email your name, contact details and number of tickets required to The broadcast will run from 5.30-7.00pm and we will need you to be at the Radio Centre in RTÉ by 5.00pm.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole (2nd Movement) Scherzando
      Composer: Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin)
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
      Album: Lalo (Recordno: 5552922) ~~ H485506, EMI, 5552922
      Duration: 4:09
    • 16:05
      Title: Forgotten Waltz No.1
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Album: Soirees De Vienne - Philippe Cassard ~~ L802503, Valois, V4718
      Duration: 3:02
    • 16:12
      Title: Nobody Knows
      Composer: Trad Arr Poster, Tom/Balsom, Alison
      Performer(s): Alison Balsom (Trumpet & Accompaniment)
      Performer(s): Alison Balsom (Trumpet & Accompaniment)
      Album: Alison Balsom: Seraph, EMI, 50999 6 78590 2 3
      Duration: 4:28
    • 16:17
      Title: L'Arlesienne Suite No.1 (2nd Movement) Minuetto -- Minuetto (2) L Arlesienne Suite No.1
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cda66486) ~~ D114603, Hyperion, Cda66486
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:22
      Title: Piano Quintet In A 'Trout' (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Presto
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano), Hagen Quartet
      Album: Schubert: Piano Quintet, Decca, 411975-2
      Duration: 4:33
    • 16:32
      Title: Polonaise In A Op.40 No.1
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Artur Rubenstein (Piano)
      Performer(s): Artur Rubenstein (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Gd87725) ~~ D083801, RCA Victor, Gd87725
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:39
      Title: Serenade For Strings In E Major - Moderato
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Grieg Dvorak Elgar \Conrad van Alphen Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra, Telarc, CD80623
      Duration: 4:58
    • 16:48
      Title: Military March
      Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Hamburg Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Who is afraid of 20th century music, EMI Classics, 724355712929
      Duration: 4:28
    • 16:56
      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 ~~ LC0001, Rough Guide, RGNET1111CD
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:01
      Title: Crown Diamonds Overture
      Composer: Auber, Daniel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra
      Album: French Opera Highlights (Recordno: 432014-2), Mercury, 432014-2
      Duration: 7:14
    • 17:09
      Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - Iv: Rex Tremendae
      Complete Work Name: Grande Messe Des Morts
      Composer: Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Barry Banks (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Barry Banks (Tenor), London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir
      Album: Berlioz - Grande messe des Morts (2-CD) (Recordno: 2SACD LSO 0729), L.S.O. Live, 2SACD LSO 0729
      Duration: 6:44
    • 17:21
      Title: Concerto For Cello, 2 Oboes, 2 Horns And Strings In E Flat Major No. 12 (1st Movement) Maestoso
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Enrico Bronzo (Cello)
      Performer(s): Enrico Bronzo (Cello), Accademia I Filarmonici Di Verona
      Album: Boccherini: Cello Conertos Complete - Disk 2, Brillaint Classics, 92618
      Duration: 5:59
    • 17:34
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In A Minor, Bwv 1041: Ii- Andante
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields
      Album: Joshua Bell: Bach, Sony Classics, 88843087792
      Duration: 6:33
    • 17:53
      Title: Die Walkure: Wotan's Farewell And Magic Fire Music
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: Wagner Orchestral Music, EMI, 724358624823
      Duration: 7:21
    • 18:02
      Title: Mladi (3rd Movement) Vivace
      Composer: Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonnic Wind Soloists
      Album: Dvorak: Serendae for Wind, Naxos, 8.554173
      Duration: 3:43
    • 18:06
      Title: I Have Dreamed -- The King And I
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), English Northern Sinfonia
      Album: Something Wonderful - Bryn Terfel Sings Rodgers And Hammerstein ~~ C629910, Deutsche Grammophon, 449163-2
      Duration: 3:44
    • 18:10
      Title: Romeo And Juliet: Love Theme -- Romeo And Juliet Overture
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Romantic Adagios II ~~ CDG04089, Decca, 4735962
      Duration: 3:14
    • 18:17
      Title: Sinfonie No. 86 In D Major Hob. 1:86 - Movement Iii - Menuet Allegretto / Trio
      Complete Work Name: Sinfonie No. 86 In D Major Hob. 1:86
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Concentus Musicus Wien
      Album: Haydn: The paris Symphonies Nos. 82-87 - Concentus Musicus: Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Disk 3, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi, 82876 60602 2
      Duration: 5:39
    • 18:23
      Title: Vedrai, Carino
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mojca Erdmann (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Mojca Erdmann (Soprano), La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
      Album: Mojca Erdmann Mostly Mozart ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778979
      Duration: 3:23
    • 18:33
      Title: Piano Quintet In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Nash Ensemble
      Album: Josef Suk Piano Quartet, Four Pieces & Piano Quintet (Recordno: Cda67448) ~~ H743010, Hyperion, Cda67448
      Duration: 5:55
    • 18:39
      Title: April
      Composer: Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Joby Talbot (Piano)
      Performer(s): Joby Talbot (Piano), Everton Nelson (Violin); Chris Worsey (Cello); Rob Farrer (Perc); Manon Morris (Harp)
      Album: Once Around The Sun, Sony BMG, 82876 695252
      Duration: 4:17
    • 18:48
      Title: Miserere Mei, Deus -- Not Available
      Composer: Allegri, Gregorio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Choir Of Trinity College Cambridge
      Album: Classic fm Relax..., classic FM Records, CFMCD30
      Duration: 8:18

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