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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 Monday 30 November 2015


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Tarantelle For Flute, Clarinet And Orchestra Op.6
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Susan Milan (Flute)
      Performer(s): Susan Milan (Flute), James Campbell (Clarinet), London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Saint-Saens: Africa - London Philharmonic Orchestra / Simon, Cala, CACDS4031
      Duration: 5:40
    • 16:14
      Title: Papageno/Papagena Duet
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Orchestra Of The Academy Of Saint Cecilia
      Album: Duets (Recordno: 458928-2), Decca, 458928-2
      Duration: 2:26
    • 16:17
      Title: French Suite No.5 In G: (Vii) Gigue
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): O Duo
      Performer(s): O Duo
      Album: O Duo: Searching, Works for Percussion Duet, Champs Hill Records, CHRCD083
      Duration: 3:21
    • 16:22
      Title: Violin Concerto In E Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Non Molto
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin)
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Daniel Hope - Vivaldi, Deutsche Grammophon, 4777463
      Duration: 5:00
    • 16:37
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole (2nd Movement) Scherzando
      Composer: Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Orchestra Of Paris
      Album: Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole (Recordno: 4000322), Deutsche Grammophon, 4000322
      Duration: 4:10
    • 16:41
      Title: Fly Up From Your Sorrows
      Composer: Korvits, Tonu
      Performer(s): Gillian Franklin (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Gillian Franklin (Soprano), Britten Sinfonia, The Choir Of Royal Holloway
      Album: Kreek's Notebook Spiritual Songs from the Baltic States, Hyperion, CDA67968
      Duration: 3:31
    • 16:47
      Title: Grand Duo Concertant Op. 48 (3rd Movement) Allegro Rondo
      Composer: Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet), Neal Peres Da Costa (Piano)
      Album: A Grand Duo, Clarinet Classics, CC0015
      Duration: 7:32
    • 16:56
      Title: Concertino Bianco For Piano And Chamber Orchestra In C Major - Movement Iii - Con Anima
      Composer: Pelecis, Georgs
      Performer(s): Alexei Lubimov (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alexei Lubimov (Piano), Deutsche Kammerphilharmoniie Bremen
      Album: Eastern European Piano Music - Alexei Lubimov, Apex, 2564 60491 2
      Duration: 2:49
    • 17:00
      Title: Votre Toast Je Peux Vous Le Rendre (Toreador's Song)
      Complete Work Name: Carmen
      Composer: Bizet Georges
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel,
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel,, Andrea Bocelli (Tenor), Marina Demeshenko,Magali Leger, Delphine Haidan, Thierry Felix, Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France, Choeur De Radio France
      Album: Carmen Duets and Arias (Recordno: 4579143), Decca, 4579143
      Duration: 4:49
    • 17:12
      Title: Vayamos Al Diablo
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): James Crabb (Accordion)
      Performer(s): James Crabb (Accordion), Benjamin Martin (Piano), Australian Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Piazzolla: Song of the Angel, Chandos, CHAN10163
      Duration: 2:51
    • 17:15
      Title: The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Len Cariou (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Len Cariou (Tenor), Theatre Orchestra, The Cast Of Sweeney Todd
      Album: Sweeney Todd - Original Broadway Cast Recording, BMG, 3379-2-Rc
      Duration: 3:34
    • 17:19
      Title: Six Dances In Bulgarian Rhythm - No. 4
      Composer: Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)
      Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)
      Album: Bartok, Debussy, Ravel - Joanna MacGregor, Collins Classics, 14042
      Duration: 1:31
    • 17:21
      Title: Organ Concerto In G Minor, Op.4 No.3: Ii- Allegro
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ)
      Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia
      Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4, Naxos, 8.553835
      Duration: 3:46
    • 17:25
      Title: Organ Concerto In G Minor, Op.4 No.3: Iii- Adagio
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ)
      Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia
      Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4, Naxos, 8.553835
      Duration: 0:43
    • 17:26
      Title: Organ Concerto In G Minor, Op.4 No.3: Iv- Gavotte (Allegro)
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ)
      Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia
      Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4, Naxos, 8.553835
      Duration: 1:58
    • 17:28
      Title: Kinderszenen (6th Movement) - Wichtige Begebenheit
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Schumann: Kinderszenen / Davidsbundlertanze - Angela Hewitt, Hyperion Records, CDA67780
      Duration: 0:51
    • 17:48
      Title: Concertino Eastern Promises Tatiana
      Composer: Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), Greg Knowles (Cimbalom), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Silver Violin, Decca, 4783529
      Duration: 2:07
    • 17:53
      Title: Rondo In E Flat
      Composer: Field, John
      Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)
      Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)
      Album: Impromptu - Finghin Collins (Recordno: CD104), RTÉ lyric fm, CD104
      Duration: 4:34
    • 17:59
      Title: Violin Concerto In D (3rd Movement): Rondo Allegro
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Orchestre Revolutionnaire Et Romantiqe
      Album: Beethoven: Violin Concerto, Philips, 4706292
      Duration: 9:34
    • 18:11
      Title: Healing Light
      Composer: Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Polyphony
      Performer(s): Polyphony, Polyphony
      Album: Karl Jenkins: Motets, Deutsche Grammophon, 4793232
      Duration: 3:04
    • 18:24
      Title: The Shannon Suite (3rd Movement) Lough Derg
      Composer: Farrell, Ciaran
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar), Gerard Mcchrystal (Soprano Saxophone)
      Album: Perfect State - The Music Of Ciarán Farrell (Recordno: Rtelyricfmcd113), RTÉ lyric fm, Rtelyricfmcd113
      Duration: 4:54
    • 18:39
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat Major(3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Hakan Hardenberger
      Performer(s): Hakan Hardenberger, Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields
      Album: Hakan Hardenberger - Trumpet Concertos, Philips, 478 7590
      Duration: 4:26
    • 18:45
      Title: Come, Ye Sons Of Art
      Composer: Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): James Bowman (Countertenor)
      Performer(s): James Bowman (Countertenor), Christopher Robson (Countertenor), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment
      Album: 50 Best Baroque, EMI, 4575032
      Duration: 8:54
    • 18:54
      Title: Concerto For Two Keyboards In C Minor Bwv 1060 (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Bach, J S / Gounod
      Performer(s): Guher And Suher Pekinel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Guher And Suher Pekinel (Piano), Zurcher Chamber Orchestra
      Album: JS Bach : Keyboard Concertos - Guher and Suher Pekinel, Warner Classics, 2564-61950-2
      Duration: 5:17

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