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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 14 June 2013

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    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

    • 15:55
      Title: Bird Dance: Allegro
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 3:28
    • 15:59
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No.3 Italiana
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 3:28
    • 16:02
      Title: I Am A Poor Wayfaring Stranger
      Performer(s): Trad/Folk
      Performer(s): Trad/Folk
      Duration: 5:02
    • 16:16
      Title: Symphony No.5 - 4th Movement - Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 6:33
    • 16:23
      Title: 6 Roumanian Folk Dances (I)
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 1:15
    • 16:27
      Title: Concerto No.1 In F "Storm At Sea"
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 6:29
    • 16:34
      Title: Soave Sia Il Vento
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:38
      Title: To Spring
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 2:27
    • 16:41
      Title: Quintet In G Minor (1st Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Duration: 4:15
    • 16:46
      Title: Norma - Casta Diva
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 7:04
    • 16:53
      Title: Trois Novelettes: No.3 In E Minor. Sur Un Theme De Manuel De Fal
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:48
    • 16:56
      Title: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The East World / La Musica
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 3:47
    • 17:05
      Title: Capriccio Espagnol (4+5) Scena+Fandango
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 8:25
    • 17:14
      Title: Octet From Strings In E Flat Major Op.20 (3rd Movement) Scherzo:
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:29
    • 17:18
      Title: Guaracha - Convidando Está La Noche
      Performer(s): De Zespedes, Juan Garcia
      Performer(s): De Zespedes, Juan Garcia
      Duration: 4:30
    • 17:28
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.6 (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:26
    • 17:46
      Title: Aeolian Suite (4th Movement) Toccata
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:51
      Title: Symphony No. 3 In E Flat Major Op. 55 ?Eroica? - Movement I - Al
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 15:58
    • 18:08
      Title: Muttertandelei, Op.43 No. 2
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 2:24
    • 18:11
      Title: Marziale Nach Motiven Aus Der Operette Fatinitza
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Duration: 4:43
    • 18:29
      Title: Requiem Op48 (5th Movement) Agnus Dei
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 6:29
    • 18:43
      Title: Violin Sonata In A Major (1st Movement) Allegretto Ben Moderato
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 6:29
    • 18:50
      Title: Concertofor 2 Mandolins In G
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:12

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