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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 Friday 24 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 - The courtroom as theatre.

    Barrister-turned-playwright, Rachel Fehily, on her new knotty legal teaser, Under Pressure.

    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: Vier Stucke Fur Xylophon
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Duration: 3:18
    • 16:00
      Title: Coppelia: Prelude And Mazurka
      Performer(s): Delibes, Leo
      Performer(s): Delibes, Leo
      Duration: 5:51
    • 16:05
      Title: Intanto, Amici, Qua, Beviamone Un Bicchiere..Viva Il Vino (Brind
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:14
      Title: Sinfonietta (1st Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 2:32
    • 16:17
      Title: String Quartet In F "American" (4th Movement) Finale
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:22
    • 16:22
      Title: La Cheminee Du Roi Rene - Vi. Chasse A Valabre
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Duration: 1:55
    • 16:33
      Title: The Fair Day
      Performer(s): Hamilton Harty, Herbert
      Performer(s): Hamilton Harty, Herbert
      Duration: 3:26
    • 16:36
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G (5th Movement) Menuet
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:20
    • 16:41
      Title: Romeo Et Juliette: Love Scene
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 4:45
    • 16:47
      Title: The Merry Widow - Vilja
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Duration: 5:29
    • 16:57
      Title: La Traviata - Prelude To Act 1
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:00
      Title: Mariettas Lied (Gluck,Das Mir Verblieb)
      Performer(s): Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Duration: 5:44
    • 17:08
      Title: Funiculi, Funicula
      Performer(s): Denza, Luigi
      Performer(s): Denza, Luigi
      Duration: 2:55
    • 17:11
      Title: Rigaudon De Dardanus
      Performer(s): Rameau, Jean Philippe
      Performer(s): Rameau, Jean Philippe
      Duration: 3:33
    • 17:15
      Title: Sonata For Flute And Piano - Movement I - Allgreo Malinconico
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:20
      Title: Cantate Domino
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Duration: 2:33
    • 17:22
      Title: Prelude (The Fairy Queen)
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 1:55
    • 17:28
      Title: Matinees Musicales (5th Movement) Moto Pepetuo
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:15
    • 17:31
      Title: Was Gleicht Wohl Uaf Erden
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 2:43
    • 17:37
      Title: Tu Ventana (Your Window)
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Duration: 2:36
    • 17:39
      Title: Liebeslied
      Composer: Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Lorin Maazel (Violin)
      Album: Not Available (recordno: 09026684142), Rca, 09026684142
      Duration: 3:28
    • 17:43
      Title: Zampa-Galopp
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 2:04
    • 17:50
      Title: Song Of India, From Sadko
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:56
      Title: Overture To Prince Igor
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Duration: 10:35
    • 18:07
      Title: Piano Trio No. 1 In F Major Op. 18 - Movement Iii - Scherzo: Pre
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 3:55
    • 18:12
      Title: Piano Concerto No.23 In A (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:06
    • 18:19
      Title: Silent Noon
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 4:34
    • 18:24
      Title: Six Bagatelles (3rd Movement) Allegro Grazioso
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 2:44
    • 18:29
      Title: Sangara
      Performer(s): Bebey, Francis
      Performer(s): Bebey, Francis
      Duration: 4:06
    • 18:33
      Title: Parla Piu Piano (Theme Of The Godfather)
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino / Kusik, Larry
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino / Kusik, Larry
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:43
      Title: Harp Concerto In B Flat (1st Movement) Andante Allegro
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:15
    • 18:50
      Title: Eliza And The Prince
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Duration: 4:09

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