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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 25 November 2014

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    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

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    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 liz.lyricfm@rte.ie. 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

    • 16:03
      Title: La Mer --
      Composer: Trenet, Charles, Chauliac, Leo
      Performer(s): Charles Trenet (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Charles Trenet (Vocal), Shane Hill (Guitar), Band Of The French Foreign Legion, Choir Of The French Foreign Legion
      Album: Legende:Music of the French Foreign Legion, Deutsche Grammophon, 4791687
      Duration: 3:32
    • 16:07
      Title: Il Postino -- Il Postino: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
      Composer: Bacalov, Luis
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Cinema Serenade ~~ F303804, Sony Classical, Sk63005
      Duration: 3:46
    • 16:13
      Title: Arabian Dance (2nd Movement)
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra
      Album: Grieg: Piano Concerto / Peer Gynt Suite No.2 / Lyric Suite, Chandos, Chan8723
      Duration: 4:20
    • 16:21
      Title: Overture : Le Nozze Di Figaro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
      Album: Mozart Overtures (Recordno: 4779445), Deutsche Grammophon, 4779445
      Duration: 4:16
    • 16:32
      Title: The Merry Widow: Waltz
      Composer: Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philadelphia Orchestra
      Album: Passport to Austria, Sony, SFK47284
      Duration: 3:09
    • 16:37
      Title: Toccata From Symphony No.5 -- Not Available
      Composer: Widor, Charles-Marie
      Performer(s): David Hill (Organ)
      Performer(s): David Hill (Organ)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 55144), Helios, 55144
      Duration: 5:26
    • 16:46
      Title: Jota (Rondalla Aragonesa)
      Composer: Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Angel Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Angel Romero (Guitar), Celedonio Romero (Guitar)
      Album: Granados: 12 Danzas Espanolas (Recordno: 80216), Telarc, 80216
      Duration: 4:27
    • 16:53
      Title: Concerto For Saxophone, 3rd Movement
      Composer: Kamen, Michael
      Performer(s): Amy Dickson
      Performer(s): Amy Dickson, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Catch Me if You Can, Sony Classical, 88843027202
      Duration: 6:15
    • 17:00
      Title: One Hand, One Heart
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard/Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Richard Muenz (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Richard Muenz (Vocals), Dawn Upshaw (Vocals), Orchestra Of St. Luke's
      Album: Leonard Bernstein's New York (Recordno: 7559 79400 2), Nonesuch Records, 7559 79400 2
      Duration: 3:09
    • 17:03
      Title: Eyes Wide Shut - Waltz For Jazz Suite No. 2
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 2001: Music From The Films Of Stanley Kubrick, Silva Screens, SILCD 1176
      Duration: 3:53
    • 17:09
      Title: Sonate Pour Violon Et Piano - Blues
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Henri Barda (Piano)
      Performer(s): Henri Barda (Piano), Yvon Carracilly (Violin)
      Album: Maurice Ravel, Calliope, CAL9822
      Duration: 5:11
    • 17:14
      Title: Di Madride Noi Siam Mattadori
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
      Album: Verdi Choruses ~~ CDC02935, Decca, 430226-2
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:22
      Title: Bassoon Concerto (3rd Movement) - Rondo
      Composer: Rossini, Gioacchino
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Bassoon Concertos - Geoghegan / BBC Philharmonic /Noseda, Chandos Records, CHAN 10613
      Duration: 5:02
    • 17:34
      Title: Concerto For Viola D’Amore, Lute And Orchestra Rv 540 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Concerto For Viola D’Amore, Lute And Orchestra Rv 540
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Baroque Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Baroque Cello), Ton Koopman (Organ), The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Vivaldi's Cello - Yo-Yo Ma, Sony Classical, SK 90916
      Duration: 5:20
    • 17:47
      Title: Big Fish (Titles)
      Composer: Elfman, Danny
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Album: Big Fish OST ~~ F291309, Sony Classical/Epic, SK93094
      Duration: 4:32
    • 17:53
      Title: Simple Symphony (1st Movement) Boisterous Bourree
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Britten: Young Person'S Guide To The Orchestra ~~ G042902, Decca, 417509-2
      Duration: 3:27
    • 18:03
      Title: Concerto No.5 Bwv 1050 In D Major (1st Movement) - Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Kati Debretzeni (Leader/Vln)
      Performer(s): Kati Debretzeni (Leader/Vln), Malcolm Proud (Harpsichord), English Baroque Soloists
      Album: The Brandenburg Concertos - English Baroque Soloists / John Eliot Gardiner ~~ CDH09246, Soli Deo Gloria, SDG707
      Duration: 9:16
    • 18:19
      Title: Sleep
      Composer: Whitacre
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Polyphony
      Album: Whitacre: Cloudburst, Hyperion, CDA67543
      Duration: 5:33
    • 18:25
      Title: Arabesque No.1
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
      Performer(s): Yolanda Kondonassis (Harp)
      Album: Scintillation (Recordno: Cd-80361), Telarc, Cd-80361
      Duration: 4:20
    • 18:33
      Title: Gigue -- Not Available
      Composer: Hue, Georges
      Performer(s): Edward Beckett (Flute)
      Performer(s): Edward Beckett (Flute), London Festival Orchestra
      Album: Fantaisie Romantic French Flute Music, Black Box, BBM1049
      Duration: 4:10
    • 18:38
      Title: E Lucevan Le Stelle -- Tosca
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor), New Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Italian Opera Arias ~~ C637515, RCA, 74231-17897-219
      Duration: 3:07
    • 18:44
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio -- Piano Concerto No.2 In B Flat Op.19
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano)
      Performer(s): Barry Douglas (Piano), Camerata Ireland
      Album: Beethoven: Piano Concertos 2 and 4, Satirino Records, Sr051
      Duration: 14:15

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