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    Competition Time - DruidShakespeare @ Kilkenny Arts Festival

    Since its foundation in 1974, Kilkenny Arts Festival has brought many of the world’s finest musicians, performers, writers and artists to the heart of Ireland’s medieval city each August.

    One of the highlights this year must surely be . Come and experience DruidShakespeare, an epic theatrical event which the Guardian has called "exhilarating... extraordinary... a staggering venture";  On Monday, we have 2 x tickets to DruidShakepeare and accommodation for 2 in the beautifully restored 17th century Lyrath Estate Hotel.

    DruidShakespeare is a sweeping narrative of family, ambition, war and the making of nations with a rousing parade of characters including one of the playwright's greatest comic creations, Falstaff.  The open-air staging in Castle Yard will have a special resonance, as Richard II stayed at Kilkenny Castle while fighting his Irish campaigns.  

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Friday 31 July 2015


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:05
      Title: Concerto For Guitar And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Allegretto
      Composer: Bernstein, Elmer
      Performer(s): Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Christopher Parkening (Guitar), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Christopher Parkening Plays Elmer Bernstein - Albeniz - Marshall, Angel, 724355685926
      Duration: 4:12
    • 16:18
      Title: Simphonic A 8 Concertanti In A Major - Movement V - Menuet I And Ii
      Composer: Zelenka, Jan Dismas
      Performer(s): Vaclav Luks (Harpsichord)
      Performer(s): Vaclav Luks (Harpsichord), Collegium 1704
      Album: Zelenka: Composizioni per Orchestra - Collegium 1704, Supraphon, SU 3858-2
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:22
      Title: Le Tombeau De Couperin - Movement V - Menuet
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Artur Pizarro (Piano)
      Performer(s): Artur Pizarro (Piano)
      Album: Ravel Volume Two - Artur Pizarro, Linn, CKD 315
      Duration: 4:55
    • 16:27
      Title: Es Ist Nun Nichts Verdammliches (Ii)
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Monteverdi Choir And Orchestra
      Performer(s): Monteverdi Choir
      Album: Bach Motets, Soli Deo Gloria, SDG716
      Duration: 2:36
    • 16:49
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition: Promenade - Il Vecchio Castello
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Mussorgsky - Pictures At An Exhibition, Decca, 4475 7717
      Duration: 5:24
    • 17:04
      Title: Sonata Da Chiesa A Tre In G No.9: (Ii) Allegro
      Composer: Correlli, Arcangelo
      Performer(s): The Avison Ensemble
      Performer(s): The Avison Ensemble
      Album: Arcangelo Corelli: Opus 1&3 Church Sonatas, Linn Records, CKD414
      Duration: 1:22
    • 17:13
      Title: When The Foeman Bares His Steel
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Simon Masterson (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Simon Masterson (Baritone), Marilyn Hill Smith (Soprano), D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestraand Chorus
      Album: The Pirates Of Penzance (Recordno: 1177), Ter, 1177
      Duration: 4:26
    • 17:17
      Title: Hungarian Dance No.3 - Allegretto
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Martin Jones (Piano)
      Performer(s): Martin Jones (Piano)
      Album: Brahms: Complete Piano Music, Nimbus Records, NI1788
      Duration: 2:27
    • 17:21
      Title: Trumpet Tune
      Composer: Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): John Walsh (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): John Walsh (Trumpet), Una Russell (Organ)
      Album: Wedding Memories From Ireland, Dcf Music, Dcfcd002
      Duration: 1:13
    • 17:23
      Title: Clarinet Concerto No.1 In F Minor, Op.73 (2nd Movement) Adagio Ma Non Troppo
      Complete Work Name: Clarinet Concerto No.1 In F Minor, Op.73
      Composer: Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Emma Johnson Plays Weber (Recordno: CD DCA 747), CD DCA 747
      Duration: 6:58
    • 17:34
      Title: Intermezzo From "Hary Janos Suite"
      Composer: Kodaly, Zoltan
      Performer(s): Laurence Kaptain (Cimbalom)
      Performer(s): Laurence Kaptain (Cimbalom), Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Neemi Jarvi : Highlights from a 30-year recording career, Chandos, CHAN 241-44
      Duration: 5:08
    • 17:48
      Title: Tuba Mirum
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Nicolai Ghiaurov
      Performer(s): Nicolai Ghiaurov, Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala, Coro Del Teatro Alla Scala
      Album: Verdi-La Scala-Abbado, Deutsche Grammophon, 4792552
      Duration: 1:54
    • 17:58
      Title: Cortege
      Composer: Boulanger, Lili
      Performer(s): Emile Naoumoff (Piano)
      Performer(s): Emile Naoumoff (Piano), Olivier Charlier (Violin)
      Album: In memoriam Lili Boulanger, NAXOS, 8.223636
      Duration: 1:42
    • 18:20
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 (Excerpt) Brief Encounter
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Jeno Jando (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jeno Jando (Piano), Budapest Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Cinema Classics - he Naxos Collection, Naxos, 8560006
      Duration: 5:28
    • 18:26
      Title: Chi Il Bel Sogno Di Doretta
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: La Rondine, EMI, 7243 5 56338 2 8
      Duration: 2:22
    • 18:30
      Title: Prelude No. 15 In G Major Bwv 860
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Bach - The Well Tempered Clavier - Angela Hewitt (Recordno: CDS44291), Hyperion, CDS44291
      Duration: 0:55
    • 18:36
      Title: Sonata
      Composer: Albeniz, Mateo
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar)
      Album: Spanish Guitar Classics - John Feeley, CBA, CBA130
      Duration: 3:41
    • 18:54
      Title: Deux Arabesques (2nd Movement) Allegretto Scherzando
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Tamas Vasary (Piano)
      Performer(s): Tamas Vasary (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 429517-2), Deutsche Grammophon, 429517-2
      Duration: 3:11
    • 18:58
      Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (2nd Movement) Allegretto
      Composer: Damase, Jean Michel
      Performer(s): Etienne Cutajar (Horn)
      Performer(s): Etienne Cutajar (Horn), Anne Marie Camilleri Podesta (Harp)
      Album: Fantasie: Music for Horn - Etienne Cutajar, Divine Art, DDA25050
      Duration: 2:32

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