Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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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 Wednesday 26 June 2013

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    Culture File - Yeats' Chanters

    A new music-meets-poetry-meets-lecture project, Everlasting Voices, aims to perform Yeats' poems in an authentic manner, chanting them as he demanded.

    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: Malaguena
      Performer(s): Lecuona, Ernesto/ Gould
      Performer(s): Lecuona, Ernesto/ Gould
      Duration: 0:04:36
    • 04:05 p.m.
      Title: Blue Skies
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • 04:08 p.m.
      Title: Danza brasilera
      Performer(s): Morel, Jorge
      Performer(s): Morel, Jorge
      Duration: 0:03:27
    • 04:12 p.m.
      Title: Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat major K417 (2nd movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:03:52
    • 04:15 p.m.
      Title: The Nocturnes No. 5 In F Sharp Major Op.15 No.2 - Larghetto
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:03:42
    • 04:20 p.m.
      Title: Fireworks Music: Overture (Allegro)
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 0:05:22
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: The Golden Section (1st movement) The bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 0:03:30
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: April
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 0:04:32
    • 04:38 p.m.
      Title: Rigaudon, From Le Tombeau De Couperin
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:03:15
    • 04:41 p.m.
      Title: Au Palais Des Fees
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 0:04:42
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Le Galop De Rosinante
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 0:02:27
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Death And The Maiden String Quartet In D Minor D. 810 - Movement
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:09:18
    • 05:00 p.m.
      Title: Mars The Bringer Of War From The Planets
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 0:07:31
    • 05:09 p.m.
      Title: The Roadside Fire
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 0:02:29
    • 05:11 p.m.
      Title: La Calinda
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 05:15 p.m.
      Title: Oboe Trio In C Major (4th Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:04:47
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: La Scala Di Seta: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 0:06:10
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Toccata
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 0:01:51
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Mass In B Minor - Gloria In Excelsis Deo & Et In Terra Pax
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:06:43
    • 05:42 p.m.
      Title: Boutique Fantasque (3rd Movement) Mazurka
      Performer(s): Rossini / Arr Respighi
      Performer(s): Rossini / Arr Respighi
      Duration: 0:02:24
    • 05:44 p.m.
      Title: Bluebird Pas De Deux
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 0:05:50
    • 05:57 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No 3 Moldo Deliberato (Fanfare) ) - Allegro Risoluto
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 0:14:05
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Barry Lyndon - Women Of Ireland
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 0:04:46
    • 06:21 p.m.
      Title: The Bonny Blue Eyed Nancy
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 0:04:14
    • 06:25 p.m.
      Title: Quintet No. 4 In D Major G 428 (2nd Movement) Minuetto Con Moto
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:03:14
    • 06:32 p.m.
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 0:05:20
    • 06:47 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.3 in F major Op.90 (1st movement) Allegro con brio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:10:04
    • 06:57 p.m.
      Title: Lift Thine Eyes To The Mountains
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 0:02:08

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