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 12 June 2013


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

    Culture File - Living with Design

    Curator and designer, Jonathan Legge, on the copper and latex vase he championed for the photographic design exhibition, Living with Design.

    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: Scherzo in D minor
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 0:04:40
    • 04:01 p.m.
      Title: Sonata For Violin & Cello In D Major - Vivace
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:03:06
    • 04:10 p.m.
      Title: Verdi Prati, Selve Amene
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 0:04:05
    • 04:16 p.m.
      Title: Carmen Suite No.1 Prelude Andante moderato (Prelude to Act 1)
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Duration: 0:01:27
    • 04:18 p.m.
      Title: Partita In E Flatmajor (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Duration: 0:10:47
    • 04:27 p.m.
      Title: Carmen Fantasy - IV. moderato
      Performer(s): de Sarasate, Pablo
      Duration: 0:02:38
    • 04:30 p.m.
      Title: Vier Stucke Fur Xylophon
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 04:34 p.m.
      Title: Ah! Perché Non Posso Odiarti
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 0:04:51
    • 04:40 p.m.
      Title: Rumba
      Performer(s): Salzedo, Carlos
      Duration: 0:01:50
    • 04:42 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.1 "Titan" (2nd movement) Kraftig bewegt
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 0:09:07
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Saxophone Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 0:04:51
    • 04:54 p.m.
      Title: Sonata In D Major 1st Movement (Allegro
      Performer(s): Barrett, John
      Duration: 0:01:35
    • 04:57 p.m.
      Title: Au Palais Des Fees
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 0:04:42
    • 05:01 p.m.
      Title: Masquerade (Suite from the Drama) - Romance
      Performer(s): Khachaturian, Aram
      Duration: 0:03:27
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 3 in F major Hob XVIII: 3 - movement I - Alle
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 0:08:41
    • 05:17 p.m.
      Title: We'Re Called Gondolieri
      Performer(s): Gilbert / Sullivan
      Duration: 0:02:25
    • 05:20 p.m.
      Title: The Golden Age - Tahiti Trot
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 0:04:32
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Op. 60 - movement III - Allegro v
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:05:39
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Suite: the Spanish Lady - Country Dance
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 05:39 p.m.
      Title: Il Trovatore - Tacea la notte
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 0:05:43
    • 05:45 p.m.
      Title: Funf Lieder Op.38 (3rd Movement) Old Spanish Song
      Performer(s): Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Duration: 0:01:22
    • 05:48 p.m.
      Title: Mounsiers Almaine
      Performer(s): Bacheler, Daniel
      Duration: 0:06:02
    • 05:55 p.m.
      Title: Double Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Largo
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:07:49
    • 06:05 p.m.
      Title: Menuet from Petite Suite for Piano duet
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 06:08 p.m.
      Title: The Victorian Kitchen Garden Suite (5th Movement) Summer
      Performer(s): Reade, Paul
      Duration: 0:02:13
    • 06:21 p.m.
      Title: Ich Schenk Mein Herz
      Performer(s): Mackeben, Theo
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • 06:27 p.m.
      Title: Clar Concerto No. 1 In C Min (3rd Movement) Rondo: Vivace
      Performer(s): Spohr, Louis
      Duration: 0:06:14
    • 06:33 p.m.
      Title: Vi: The Lost Lady Found
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Duration: 0:02:43
    • 06:43 p.m.
      Title: Rondo in D minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 06:51 p.m.
      Title: Gaucho
      Performer(s): Nazareth, Ernesto
      Duration: 0:02:58

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