Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    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 Wednesday 15 May 2013

    Listen

    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.
    Listen

    Culture File - Food Writer Claudia Roden

    Cookbook writer and recipe collector supreme, Claudia Roden, on a life in search of food culture.

    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

    • 03:56 p.m.
      Title: Finale
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:02:16
    • 03:59 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No.6 Bwv 1051 In B Flat Major (1st Movement) - Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:05:46
    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: The Gadfly - Folk Festival
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 0:02:56
    • 04:07 p.m.
      Title: Merce Dilette Amiche From Sicilian Vespers
      Performer(s): Verdi
      Performer(s): Verdi
      Duration: 0:04:15
    • 04:12 p.m.
      Title: Hungarian Melody in B minor. D817
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:03:44
    • 04:17 p.m.
      Title: Theme and Variations II-V from Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 0:02:19
    • 04:19 p.m.
      Title: Concerto for Violin and Viola with Orchestra Op. 88 - movement I
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 0:05:50
    • 04:29 p.m.
      Title: Overture: La Revoltosa
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 04:36 p.m.
      Title: Sinfonia Il Giorno Onomastico - Ii. Larghetto
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Duration: 0:05:36
    • 04:42 p.m.
      Title: Ein Marchen Aus 1001 Nacht - Scene Phantastique
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Duration: 0:06:10
    • 04:49 p.m.
      Title: Couplets Des Baisers
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 04:52 p.m.
      Title: Anitra'S Dance
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 04:57 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No. 40 in G minor molto allegro (1st movement)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:08:48
    • 05:08 p.m.
      Title: Mazurka-etude
      Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent
      Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent
      Duration: 0:03:50
    • 05:11 p.m.
      Title: Three Choral Songs No.2 'In The Seraglio Garden'
      Performer(s): Stenhammar
      Performer(s): Stenhammar
      Duration: 0:03:31
    • 05:16 p.m.
      Title: The Little Bells, Scherzino The Wand of Youth Suite No.2 Op.1b -
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 05:23 p.m.
      Title: Clair de lune
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 05:29 p.m.
      Title: Toy Symphony (5th movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Duration: 0:02:38
    • 05:31 p.m.
      Title: Eliza Aria
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Duration: 0:03:32
    • 05:38 p.m.
      Title: Andante Amoroso
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Duration: 0:03:46
    • 05:41 p.m.
      Title: Il Core Vi Dono, Bell'Idolo Mio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:04:38
    • 05:48 p.m.
      Title: The White Concerto - Movement I
      Performer(s): Vahi, Peeter
      Performer(s): Vahi, Peeter
      Duration: 0:05:31
    • 05:56 p.m.
      Title: Das Lied von der Erde - Von der Jugend
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 0:03:58
    • 06:13 p.m.
      Title: Trois Novelettes: No.1 in C. Modéré sans lenteur
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 06:20 p.m.
      Title: No.17 Panorama (Act 2)
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 06:23 p.m.
      Title: I Don'T Feel Alone Anymore
      Performer(s): Danna
      Performer(s): Danna
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 06:29 p.m.
      Title: Violin Concerto In G Major (3rd Movement) - Allegro
      Performer(s): Nardini, Pietro
      Performer(s): Nardini, Pietro
      Duration: 0:05:52
    • 06:42 p.m.
      Title: Son For Fl And Pno In C (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Kuhlau, Friedrich
      Performer(s): Kuhlau, Friedrich
      Duration: 0:06:46
    • 06:49 p.m.
      Title: Gavot
      Performer(s): White, John
      Performer(s): White, John
      Duration: 0:03:32
    • 06:52 p.m.
      Title: One Charming Night
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 0:02:46

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Latest Show

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule