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    Placido Domingo Competition

    World famous tenor Plácido Domingo will make his long awaited return to Ireland on the 31st May 2015 to perform in Dublin’s 3Arena for a very special concert. Liz has a pair of tickets to give away to the concert every day this week and on Friday, she will pick out an overall winner to receive VIP Tickets, an overnight and dinner for two in the Marker Hotel on May 31st. 

    On the night, Placido will be accompanied by conductor Eugene Kohn and world renowned sopranos Angel Blue & Michaela Oeste, performing with the RTE Concert Orchestra. Don’t miss this unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to see a living legend live on stage.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 1 May 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Liz brings you the perfect soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news, traffic, business and entertainment. plus Culture File at 6.40pm.
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    Culture File - Wednesday May 1st

    The king of slow music, Morton Feldman, as interpreted by Pianist, Ivan Ilic.

    Eurovision for the Birds

    Birds have been singing. People have been listening. For thousands of years. Now we want you to record your favourite birdsong in Ireland and email  Classic Drive your MP3 (max 10MB) before Wednesday 6th May. 

    We'll then pick the best recordings and send them to the Eurovision Birdsong Contest. The basic condition for all entries is that they must be your self-made recording, your self-selected find, your self-defined confrontation with the phenomenon of bird calls and birdsong. On 23 May, the day of the Eurovision Song Contest, Radio Oe1 in Austria will present recordings of birds made by radio listeners all over Europe.

    The best contribution will win  a high-quality pair of binoculars worth €1000 provided by Swarovski Optik, So get listening and recording and send us your birdsong. Listen to our sample from West Cork, recorded last year.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:11
      Title: Suite Concertino In F (2nd Movement) Strimpellata- Presto
      Performer(s): Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno
      Performer(s): Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno
      Duration: 2:29
    • 16:24
      Title: The Tula Accordian
      Performer(s): Trad Arr/ Afanasiev, Vadim
      Performer(s): Trad Arr/ Afanasiev, Vadim
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:33
      Title: "Schmucket Die Stufen Zu Allahs Thron" " Auch Der Geliebten Verg
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:09
      Title: Paulus - No.10 Siehe Wir Preisen Selig
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:04
    • 17:13
      Title: La Jota Aragonese
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 4:04
    • 17:21
      Title: Romeo Et Juliette: Love Scene
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:26
      Title: At The River
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 3:06
    • 17:31
      Title: Souvenir D' Aix-Les-Bains Valses
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 6:01
    • 17:50
      Title: O Soave Fanciulla
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 4:24
    • 17:54
      Title: Mazurka In B Minor
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Scriabin, Alexander
      Duration: 2:10
    • 17:56
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Major (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Leo, Leonardo
      Performer(s): Leo, Leonardo
      Duration: 2:45
    • 18:04
      Title: Six Bagatelles (3rd Movement) Allegro Grazioso
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 2:44
    • 18:07
      Title: Triple Concerto In A Minor Bwv 1044 - Movement I - Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 8:50
    • 18:56
      Title: Abendempfindung
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:18
    • 19:06
      Title: A New Life
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Duration: 3:21

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