Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Liz is going to Wexford Festival Opera

    On Wednesday 22nd October, we'll be broadcasting live from the foyer of Whites Hotel in the heart of Wexford. Liz will be getting backstage news and views from cast and crew members of the three main operas Salome, Silent Night and Don Bucefalo.

    Are you a regular at Wexford Festival Opera? Were you a volunteer at WFO? Liz would love about Festivals past. Email us your WFO memories.

    Culture File

    Culture file is our daily guide to the world of culture and the arts presented there by Luke Clancy. If you have an item that might be of interest to Luke or if you want to comment on something you heard on Culture File you can contact Luke by email. Culture File is a Soundsdoable production for RTÉ lyric fm.

    Podcast Culture File here

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 3 July 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 - Samurai swords, the Irish connection?

    Did Japan's ancient Samurai sword makers use metal techniques from Ireland?Silversmith and metal researcher, Cólín Ó Dubhghaill, has his suspicions.

    Walton's Music for Schools Competition 2015

    The annual Waltons Music for Schools Competition is a national competition and celebration of music in Irish schools. The competition awards a total of €10,000 worth of vouchers for musical instruments, accessories, books, music technology or PA equipment from Waltons Music.

    Music groups from twelve Finalist schools will have the opportunity to perform before their peers and distinguished adjudicators in the National Concert Hall on Monday, 11 May 2015!

    To enter your primary or post-primary school in the 2015 Competition, please send, by Friday, 13 February 2015, an entry form, photo and video of a single piece or song, performed by an instrumental, vocal or mixed group from your school (maximum 45 performers), that in some way addresses the Competition theme of ‘Why Music’. It can be in any musical style or combination of styles – classical, popular, traditional, jazz, etc. – and can be performed by any combination of singers or instrumentalists you choose. Anything goes!

    Liz will announce the year’s twelve Finalist schools on Friday, 20 March 2015.

    More information and entry forms, here.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Six Morceaux Op. 83 - Chanson Napolitaine
      Performer(s): Moszkowski, Moritz
      Performer(s): Moszkowski, Moritz
      Duration: 2:03
    • 16:02
      Title: Valse-Finale From Ascanio
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 4:09
    • 16:06
      Title: Fantaisie, Op 54 Bis (5th Movement) - Allegro Dans Le Genre Espagnol
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): Sor, Fernando
      Duration: 5:29
    • 16:12
      Title: Gymnopedie No. 1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:31
    • 16:16
      Title: The Salley Gardens
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin/Yeats, W.B.
      Duration: 3:42
    • 16:18
      Title: Voulez-Vous M'Épouser?
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 2:14
    • 16:21
      Title: Concert Suite For Violin And Orchestra - Ii Gavotte
      Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei
      Duration: 6:10
    • 16:28
      Title: Amazing Grace
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:54
    • 16:33
      Title: Tango - The Gliding Girl
      Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip
      Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip
      Duration: 3:57
    • 16:37
      Title: Cheti, Cheti Immantinente
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Duration: 7:14
    • 16:46
      Title: 2 Irish Airs For Harp And Ensemble - Terence Mcdermott
      Performer(s): O Carolan, Turlough
      Performer(s): O Carolan, Turlough
      Duration: 2:51
    • 16:59
      Title: Cantate "Jesu Der Du Menie Seels" - Wir Eilen
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:32
    • 17:04
      Title: Vln Concerto In D Op61 (3rd Movement): Rondo Allegro
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 10:07
    • 17:16
      Title: Habanera
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Duration: 4:50
    • 17:22
      Title: The Golden Age - Tahiti Trot
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 4:32
    • 17:26
      Title: Aufstieg Und Fall Der Stadt Mahagonny - Alabama Song
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 3:47
    • 17:40
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No. 1 - Simone Molinaro: Balletto
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 3:12
    • 17:43
      Title: Das Lied Von Der Erde - Von Der Jugend
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 3:58
    • 17:47
      Title: Also Sprach Zarathustra - Sunrise
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 1:44
    • 17:58
      Title: Sonata No.3 In C Minor (2nd Movement) - Allegretto Espressivo Al
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 6:59
    • 18:05
      Title: Un Di, Felice, Etera (Act 1)
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 3:53
    • 18:10
      Title: La Bergamasca
      Performer(s): Uccellini, Marco
      Performer(s): Uccellini, Marco
      Duration: 4:03
    • 18:15
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In A (4th Movement) Allegretto Con Variazioni
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 10:10
    • 18:25
      Title: Spirat Anguis Aria (Allegro)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:25
    • 18:32
      Title: Suite No.1 In F Major "Water Music" (4th Movement) Air
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:56
    • 18:37
      Title: Abends Will Ich Schlafen Gehn
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Duration: 3:21
    • 18:47
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini Op.43 Variation 18
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:05
    • 18:54
      Title: Symphonyin G Op12 No.2
      Performer(s): Gossec, Francois-Joseph
      Performer(s): Gossec, Francois-Joseph
      Duration: 3:49
    • 18:58
      Title: Humoreske-Bagateller (5th Movement) Dukkemarch
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Performer(s): Nielsen, Carl
      Duration: 1:30

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