Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Competition Time with the National Concert Hall

    The new International Concert Series was launched on Tuesday. To celebrate, Liz is giving away a Season Friends Membership prize on Classic Drive. Season Friends get great discounts on Season packages and priority booking, invitations to receptions through the season and open rehearsals.

    The prize includes: one year’s gift membership as a Season Friend of the National Concert Hall for 2 people, a pair of tickets to see the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra on the 28th of August with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance and a €50 Gift Voucher for the Music Box, 

    Season Friends also get all the privileges that Friends of the National Concert Hall get which are great discounts throughout the yearly programme, courses and lectures, events, day trips and much more

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 23 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 - Remembering chef Sean Kinsella of The Mirabeau

    The specialities of Dublin's chicest 1970s restaurant, The Mirabeau? Cabbage and baked potato. Ex-waiter, Dr Frank Cullen, remembers Sean Kinsella and his cooking.

    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

    • 15:56
      Title: Hora Staccato
      Performer(s): Dinicu, Grigoras
      Performer(s): Dinicu, Grigoras
      Duration: 2:22
    • 16:00
      Title: Quintet In E Flat Op16 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:53
    • 16:16
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In C Major (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:57
    • 16:22
      Title: El Pajaro Chogui
      Performer(s): Pitagua
      Performer(s): Pitagua
      Duration: 2:08
    • 16:36
      Title: La Capricieuse
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:01
    • 16:42
      Title: Barcarolle, Op. 60
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 9:14
    • 16:52
      Title: Gloria In Excelsis Deo
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 3:54
    • 16:56
      Title: The Geese In The Bog
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:01
      Title: Danza De Jalisco
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:17
    • 17:05
      Title: L'Amour! L'Amour!... Ah! Leve-Toi, Soleil
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 4:35
    • 17:18
      Title: Serenade Op. 44 - Movement I - Moderato, Quasi Marcia
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:07
    • 17:32
      Title: Ich Bin Die Christl Von Der Post
      Performer(s): Zeller
      Performer(s): Zeller
      Duration: 3:20
    • 17:41
      Title: Sonata In B Flat Major, D 960 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:25
    • 17:47
      Title: The Man I Love
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:54
    • 17:50
      Title: Maria
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard, Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard, Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 3:12
    • 18:08
      Title: O Del Mio Dolce Ardor Bramatooggetto
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Duration: 3:01
    • 18:18
      Title: Finale: Lieta Viva La Sposa Amorosa
      Performer(s): Graun, Carl Heinrich
      Performer(s): Graun, Carl Heinrich
      Duration: 4:00
    • 18:21
      Title: Pioneer Dances - Allegro Vivo
      Performer(s): Coolidge, Peggy Stuart
      Performer(s): Coolidge, Peggy Stuart
      Duration: 3:35
    • 18:29
      Title: Rondo Concertante In Bb
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:13
    • 18:44
      Title: The Evening Bell
      Performer(s): Trad Arr/ Afanasiev, Vadim
      Performer(s): Trad Arr/ Afanasiev, Vadim
      Duration: 3:30

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