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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 Monday 20 May 2013

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    Culture File - Diary of a Buzzer

    One thing worse than working as an actor? Not working as an actor. In his latest diary, playwright Phillip McMahon remembers why he's not an actor. Anymore.

    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

    • 04:00 p.m.
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole (2nd movement) Scherzando Allegro molto
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 0:04:40
    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: Pno Quintet In E Flat(3rd Movement) Allegr Assai
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:06:06
    • 04:16 p.m.
      Title: E il sol dell'anima (Act 1)
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 0:05:26
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: Intermezzo Sinfonico
      Performer(s): Leoncavallo, Ruggero
      Performer(s): Leoncavallo, Ruggero
      Duration: 0:03:52
    • 04:29 p.m.
      Title: Danza de los vecinos
      Performer(s): de Falla, Maunel
      Performer(s): de Falla, Maunel
      Duration: 0:03:16
    • 04:39 p.m.
      Title: Coronata di gigli e di rose
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:02:07
    • 04:42 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 3 in F major Hob XVIII: 3 - movement I - Alle
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 0:08:41
    • 04:51 p.m.
      Title: Peasant Dance
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 0:02:32
    • 04:54 p.m.
      Title: Aubade: Vive Amour Qui Reve
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • 05:03 p.m.
      Title: America
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Sondheim
      Performer(s): Bernstein/Sondheim
      Duration: 0:03:02
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: New York Counterpoint - III
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 05:10 p.m.
      Title: Trio In G Minor (2nd Movement) Scherzo
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria von
      Duration: 0:02:53
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Heidenroslein
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 0:02:03
    • 05:16 p.m.
      Title: The Dragonfly Polka Mazurka
      Performer(s): Strauss, Josef
      Performer(s): Strauss, Josef
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 05:20 p.m.
      Title: Girls Were Made To Love And Kiss
      Performer(s): Lehar
      Performer(s): Lehar
      Duration: 0:03:36
    • 05:28 p.m.
      Title: Gaucho
      Performer(s): Nazareth, Ernesto
      Performer(s): Nazareth, Ernesto
      Duration: 0:02:58
    • 05:31 p.m.
      Title: Anzoleta Avanti La Regata
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 05:37 p.m.
      Title: Suite (4th Movement) Dashing Away With The Smoothing Iron
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Duration: 0:02:42
    • 05:40 p.m.
      Title: Loudly Let The Trumpet Bray (Iolanthe)
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 0:05:40
    • 05:56 p.m.
      Title: Madamina, Il Catalogo E Questo
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:06:03
    • 06:03 p.m.
      Title: Nocturne No.2 in D flat major Lento sostenuto
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:05:08
    • 06:08 p.m.
      Title: Chanson des cueilleuses de lentisques
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:03:04
    • 06:13 p.m.
      Title: Octet In F Major D803 - Movement V - Menuetto: Allegretto
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:07:35
    • 06:21 p.m.
      Title: Regina Caeli
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 06:29 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.1 in C minor op.68 (3rd movement) Un poco allegretto
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:05:24
    • 06:44 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.2 "Resurrection" "O Roschen rot"
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 0:05:44
    • 06:50 p.m.
      Title: Prelude No.1 In C Major
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:02:23
    • 06:52 p.m.
      Title: The Princess Royal
      Performer(s): O Carolan, Turlough
      Performer(s): O Carolan, Turlough
      Duration: 0:03:00

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