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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 10 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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    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: Overture To Captain Blood
      Performer(s): Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Duration: 3:42
    • 16:04
      Title: Spanish Dance
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 2:15
    • 16:10
      Title: A Red, Red Rose
      Performer(s): Mulholland
      Performer(s): Mulholland
      Duration: 4:25
    • 16:14
      Title: Prelude No.15 In D Flat Major
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 6:03
    • 16:23
      Title: Hoe Down (Iv)
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:46
    • 16:33
      Title: Questa O Quella
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 2:14
    • 16:37
      Title: Marsch Und Palotas From Where The Lark Sings
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Duration: 8:09
    • 16:46
      Title: Irish Suite For Strings - Fishamble Street - Dublin 1742
      Performer(s): Duff, Arthur
      Performer(s): Duff, Arthur
      Duration: 2:43
    • 16:50
      Title: Sons De Carrilhoes (Sounds Of Bells)
      Performer(s): Teixeira Guimaraes, Joao
      Performer(s): Teixeira Guimaraes, Joao
      Duration: 2:41
    • 16:52
      Title: Quel Guardo Il Cavaliere Don Pasquale Act 1
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Duration: 6:02
    • 17:09
      Title: Slavonic Dance In E Minor, Op.72 (B 147) No.2
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:15
      Title: Parlami D'Amore, Mariù
      Performer(s): Bixio/Neri
      Performer(s): Bixio/Neri
      Duration: 3:02
    • 17:21
      Title: Concerto In F (3rd Movement) Allegro Agitato
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 6:04
    • 17:27
      Title: Intermezzo - Mignon
      Performer(s): Thomas, Ambroise
      Performer(s): Thomas, Ambroise
      Duration: 2:04
    • 17:33
      Title: Les Oiseaux Dans La Charmille - (Act 2)
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 5:52
    • 17:41
      Title: Fantasy For Clarinet And Strings
      Performer(s): Potter, Archibald James
      Performer(s): Potter, Archibald James
      Duration: 5:10
    • 17:46
      Title: Partita No. 2 In D Minor Bwv 1004 - Movement Iv - Gigue
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:38
    • 17:52
      Title: Vogliatemi Bene, Un Bene Piccolino (Act 1 Finale)
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 8:09
    • 18:09
      Title: Cello Concerto In C Minor Rv401 - Movement I - Allegro Non Molto
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:42
    • 18:16
      Title: Symphony In E Flat (2nd Movement) Scherzo. Allegretto
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 6:20
    • 18:23
      Title: Septet In E Flat (4th Movement) Gavotte Et Final
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 4:09
    • 18:27
      Title: Rondo For Lifey
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 1:42
    • 18:32
      Title: Symphony No. 1 In C Major Op. 21 - Movement Iv - Finale: Adagio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:04
    • 18:46
      Title: Suite For Violin And Orchestra Op. 5 - Finale: Movement Du Premi
      Performer(s): Hubay, Jeno
      Performer(s): Hubay, Jeno
      Duration: 5:38
    • 18:53
      Title: Air De Lettre (Letter Aria)
      Performer(s): Hahn, Reynaldo
      Performer(s): Hahn, Reynaldo
      Duration: 4:15

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