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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 1 October 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

    Wexford Opera Festival Competition

    Congratulations to Judith Doherty, Co. Donegal who won two tickets to Don Bucefalo by Antonio Cagnoni on Wednesday, 29 October 2014 at the internationally renowned Wexford Opera Festival.
    Overnight accommodation in the 4-star Ferrycarrig Hotel B&B    Dinner at Reeds Restaurant, the stunning river front restaurant at the Ferrycarrig. Complimentary glass of champagne at the interval
    Complimentary copy of the official 63rd Wexford Festival Opera Programme.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Dance Suite From Harpsichord Pieces By Francois Couperin - Movement Iii - Carillon
      Composer: Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Staatskapelle Dresden
      Album: Richard Strauss: Orchestral Works - Disk 9, Brilliant Classics, 7591
      Duration: 3:28
    • 16:04
      Title: Dix-Huiteme Ordre - La Verneuille
      Composer: Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Couperin: Keyboard Music 1 - Angela Hewitt, Hyperion, CDD03847
      Duration: 4:34
    • 16:10
      Title: Endlich, Endlich Wird Mein Joch
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Munich Bach Orchestra
      Album: Fischer Dieskau Edition - Bach/Buxtehude Cantatas, Deutsche Grammophon, 463517-2
      Duration: 6:41
    • 16:20
      Title: Young Apollo
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikolai Lugansky (Piano), Lyn Fletcher,Dara De Cogan (Violins), Tim Pooley (Viola), Peter Worrall (Cello), Halle Orchestra
      Album: Britten: Double Concerto, Erato, 3984 25502 2
      Duration: 7:14
    • 16:44
      Title: Japanese Suite (6th Movement) Finale - Dance Of The Wolves
      Composer: Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra, Manchester Chamber Choir
      Album: Holst: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2, CHANDOS Records, CHSA 5086
      Duration: 1:53
    • 16:47
      Title: Skaters Waltz
      Composer: Waldteufel, Emile
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra Junior Chorus
      Album: A Family Christmas, Signum Classics, SIGCD202
      Duration: 6:47
    • 16:55
      Title: Harp Concerto In A - Rondo Allegretto -- Harp Concerto In A
      Complete Work Name: Harp Concerto In A
      Composer: Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von
      Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp)
      Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp), Academy Of Saint Martin In The Fields
      Album: Harp Concertos (Recordno: 4257232) ~~ H377309, Decca, 4257232
      Duration: 4:04
    • 17:04
      Title: Ganinha, Minha Ganinha
      Composer: Anon
      Performer(s): Sandra Mendeiros (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Sandra Mendeiros (Soprano), Joana Seara (Soprano), L'Avventura London
      Album: 18th Century Portuguese Love Songs, Hyperion, CDA67904
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:09
      Title: Suite Alentejana No.1 (1917) (1st Movement) Prelude: Allegretto
      Composer: Branco, Freitas
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Freitas Branco: Orchestral Works 1, NAXOS, 8570765
      Duration: 7:36
    • 17:16
      Title: Love Theme From Ben Hur
      Composer: Rozsa, Miklos
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope
      Performer(s): Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Daniel Hope - Escape to Paradise- The Hollywood Album, Deutsche Grammophon, 4792954
      Duration: 3:02
    • 17:22
      Title: The Ladies Who Lunch
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Elaine Stritch (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Elaine Stritch (Vocals)
      Album: The Sondheim Songbook ~~ C353913, Sony Broadway, SK48201
      Duration: 4:29
    • 17:27
      Title: You Made Me Love You -- As Used In Hannah And Her Sisters
      Composer: Monaco, James V./Mccarthy, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Harry James And His Orchestra
      Album: Woody's Winners, Sanctuary Records, PDSCD640
      Duration: 3:16
    • 17:33
      Title: Zapateado Op.23 No.2
      Composer: Sarasate, Pablo De
      Performer(s): Paul Tortelier (Cello)
      Performer(s): Paul Tortelier (Cello), Shuku Iwasaki (Piano)
      Album: Paul Tortelier - Encores, EMI, 7694562
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:37
      Title: Holberg Suite: Gavotte - Allegretto Musette - Poco Piu Mosso
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Grieg, Dvorak, Elgar - Conrad van Alphen / Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra, Telarc, CD80623
      Duration: 3:07
    • 17:56
      Title: Overture To The Yeomen Of The Guard
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Orchestra
      Album: A Gilbert & Sullivan Gallery, KOCH
      Duration: 5:06
    • 18:03
      Title: Concerto For Clarinet And Orchestra In A Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Charles Neidich(Basset Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Charles Neidich (Basset Clarinet), Nancy Allen (Harp), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart - Clarinet Concerto-Horn Concertos Nos.1&4 - Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 3083
      Duration: 8:36
    • 18:11
      Title: Road To Perdition
      Composer: Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Album: Road To Perdition Original Soundtrack (Recordno: 0171672) ~~ F257826, Decca, 0171672
      Duration: 3:54
    • 18:17
      Title: Habanera -- Carmen Act 1
      Composer: Bizet Georges
      Performer(s): Marina Domashenko (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Marina Domashenko (Mezzo Soprano), Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France, Choeur De Radio France
      Album: Carmen Duets and Arias (Recordno: 4579143), Decca, 4579143
      Duration: 4:19
    • 18:22
      Title: Tango - Tempo Di Tango
      Composer: Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): James Crabb (Accordian)
      Performer(s): James Crabb (Accordian), Geir Draugsvoll (Accordian)
      Album: Duos for Classical Accordians - James Crabb, Geir Draugsvoll, EMI, 7243 5 69705 2 6
      Duration: 3:03
    • 18:26
      Title: Nutcracker Suite: Closing Waltz
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Kirov Orchestra
      Album: The Nutcracker ~~ CDH06226, Philips, 462114-2
      Duration: 4:58
    • 18:34
      Title: Sinfonia: Allegro Andante
      Complete Work Name: Farnace
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Le Concert Des Nations
      Album: Farnace, Alia Vox, Av9830
      Duration: 5:40
    • 18:41
      Title: Beautiful Dreamer
      Composer: Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Jay Ungar (Violin), Molly Mason (Guitar), David Alpher (Piano)
      Album: American Dreamer - The Songs of Stephen Foster, Angel, 54621
      Duration: 3:54
    • 18:45
      Title: La Enredadera (The Climbing Plant)
      Composer: Traditional 'Pasillo' From Columbia
      Performer(s): Alfredo Rolando Ortiz (Harp)
      Performer(s): Alfredo Rolando Ortiz (Harp)
      Album: Serenata - Alfredo Rolando Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando Ortiz, AROCD 1026
      Duration: 3:12
    • 18:50
      Title: By The Beautiful, Blue Danube - Waltz
      Composer: Strauss Ii, Johann
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: The Strauss Album ~~ CDG03832, Black Box Music Ltd, BBM1059
      Duration: 9:08

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