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    Win Tickets and B&B to the Culwick Choral Society Concert

    On Thursday April 24th, the 100-voices strong Culwick Choral Society and Orchestra will perform Mozart's Great Mass in C minor, Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, composed nearly 200 years later, and Barber’s Adagio for strings. Joining the Culwick is an outstanding line-up of soloists: sopranos Ailish Tynan and Colette Boushell, tenor Andrew Boushell and bass Owen Gilhooly.

    The Culwick Choral Society and Orchestra are led by Brona Fitzgerald and under the direction of conductor Bernie Sherlock.

    We have 3 pairs of tickets to give to this concert on 24th April, with B&B accommodation for two of the winners in The Camden Court Hotel in heart of Dubln, and an evening meal with the accommodation for the overall winner.

    Between now and Friday, we’ll ask a question each day, winner each day gets a lyric goody bag and put into the draw on Friday for the overall prizes.

    RTÉ NSO Weekly Competition

    Every Monday we'll be giving away two tickets  to the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra's Friday night concerts and an overnight stayt with early bird meal for two in Buswell’s Hotel. Congratulations to this week's winner.

    The music of Bach is indelibly associated with Good Friday, the 18th April. HIs deep-rooted faith gives his music a depth of feeling that overwhelms the senses with its richness of expression and sublime sincerity, the Easter festival drawing from him two of his most moving creations: the exquisite Easter and joyous Ascension oratorios. The delectable Third Brandenburg Concerto is a spry, bubbling orchestral tour de force.

    Don't forget you can also attend Chamber Choir Ireland's 1.30pm concert: period: William Byrd’s Mass for 4 voices and the Lamentations of Jeremiah by Thomas Tallis together with motets by Byrd, Tallis and Taverner.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 2 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 - Thursday May 2nd

    A little lighthouse keeping? Gerald Butler, author of the memoir, The Lightkeeper, takes us up the 52 steps well-worn steps of his station at Galley Head.

    Feis Fever

    It's that time of year again when hundreds of music students are practising their pizzicatos and vibratos for Feis Ceoil 2014. Each evening between 6.30 and 7pm during the competition, Liz will annouce highlights from that day's events with the full list of results available here.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 04:10 p.m.
      Title: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:41
    • 04:20 p.m.
      Title: Walk To The Bunkhouse
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:15
    • 04:23 p.m.
      Title: Florenz Hat Schone Frauen
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz von
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:14
    • 04:29 p.m.
      Title: Symphony In D (4th Movement) Allegro Assai
      Performer(s): Clementi, Muzio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:51
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Quando M'En Vo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:05
    • 04:36 p.m.
      Title: Valse Ballet
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:56
    • 04:42 p.m.
      Title: Pieces En Concert - Movement Iii - La Tromba. Gaiement
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:41
    • 04:44 p.m.
      Title: Valse Sentimentale
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:00
    • 04:49 p.m.
      Title: Boccaccio: Fiametta'S Song
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz von
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:10
    • 05:05 p.m.
      Title: What A Waste
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:22
    • 05:15 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In Fmin Op21 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:08:39
    • 05:36 p.m.
      Title: Valse Bluette (Air De Ballet)
      Performer(s): Drigo, Riccardo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:16
    • 05:43 p.m.
      Title: Leichtes Blut
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann II
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:40
    • 05:53 p.m.
      Title: Trio Concertant No.2 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:13
    • 06:03 p.m.
      Title: Auf Der Bruck D 853 (Schulze)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:32
    • 06:20 p.m.
      Title: Torna Mi A Vagheggiar
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:35
    • 06:31 p.m.
      Title: Luisa Miller: Act Ii, Finale - L'Ara O L'Avello Apprestami
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:32
    • 06:35 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Violincello And Orchestra No. 9 In B Flat Major G 4
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:15
    • 06:43 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For 2 Mandolins, Strings And Continuo In G, Rv532, Anda
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:08

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