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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 Wednesday 26 June 2013

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    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
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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.

    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

    • 16:00
      Title: Malaguena
      Performer(s): Lecuona, Ernesto/ Gould
      Performer(s): Lecuona, Ernesto/ Gould
      Duration: 4:36
    • 16:05
      Title: Blue Skies
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Performer(s): Berlin, Irving
      Duration: 4:00
    • 16:08
      Title: Danza Brasilera
      Performer(s): Morel, Jorge
      Performer(s): Morel, Jorge
      Duration: 3:27
    • 16:12
      Title: Horn Concerto No.2 In E Flat Major K417 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 3:52
    • 16:15
      Title: The Nocturnes No. 5 In F Sharp Major Op.15 No.2 - Larghetto
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:42
    • 16:20
      Title: Fireworks Music: Overture (Allegro)
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:22
    • 16:26
      Title: The Golden Section (1st Movement) The Bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 3:30
    • 16:33
      Title: April
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 4:32
    • 16:38
      Title: Rigaudon, From Le Tombeau De Couperin
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:41
      Title: Au Palais Des Fees
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 4:42
    • 16:46
      Title: Le Galop De Rosinante
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 2:27
    • 16:50
      Title: Death And The Maiden String Quartet In D Minor D. 810 - Movement
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 9:18
    • 17:00
      Title: Mars The Bringer Of War From The Planets
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 7:31
    • 17:09
      Title: The Roadside Fire
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 2:29
    • 17:11
      Title: La Calinda
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 4:22
    • 17:15
      Title: Oboe Trio In C Major (4th Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:47
    • 17:21
      Title: La Scala Di Seta: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 6:10
    • 17:27
      Title: Toccata
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 1:51
    • 17:33
      Title: Mass In B Minor - Gloria In Excelsis Deo & Et In Terra Pax
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:43
    • 17:42
      Title: Boutique Fantasque (3rd Movement) Mazurka
      Performer(s): Rossini / Arr Respighi
      Performer(s): Rossini / Arr Respighi
      Duration: 2:24
    • 17:44
      Title: Bluebird Pas De Deux
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 5:50
    • 17:57
      Title: Symphony No 3 Moldo Deliberato (Fanfare) ) - Allegro Risoluto
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 14:05
    • 18:16
      Title: Barry Lyndon - Women Of Ireland
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:46
    • 18:21
      Title: The Bonny Blue Eyed Nancy
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Performer(s): Trad Arr
      Duration: 4:14
    • 18:25
      Title: Quintet No. 4 In D Major G 428 (2nd Movement) Minuetto Con Moto
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 3:14
    • 18:32
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:20
    • 18:47
      Title: Symphony No.3 In F Major Op.90 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 10:04
    • 18:57
      Title: Lift Thine Eyes To The Mountains
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 2:08

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