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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 Monday 15 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 - Diary of a Buzzer

    In the latest pages from Phillip McMahon's diaries, a story falls into the writer's lap in a Dublin coffeeshop.

    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: Humoresque No 4 In G Minor
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 4:01
    • 16:09
      Title: Foreign Lands And People
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 1:56
    • 16:17
      Title: Umoja
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Duration: 3:11
    • 16:21
      Title: Finale From Symphony No. 103 'Drumroll' In E Flat
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:46
    • 16:27
      Title: Canzon V
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Giovanni
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Giovanni
      Duration: 3:11
    • 16:32
      Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:26
    • 16:38
      Title: Overture To Die Zauberflote
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:04
    • 16:46
      Title: Amistad - Dry Your Tears Afrika
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:50
      Title: Concerto For 3 Violins (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:20
    • 16:56
      Title: Adagio For Oboe, Cello, Organ And Strings
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Duration: 9:03
    • 17:13
      Title: Nocturne No.3 In B Op9/3
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 6:54
    • 17:21
      Title: Khovanshchina: Prelude
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 6:31
    • 17:33
      Title: Mass In G Minor - Kyrie
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 4:25
    • 17:37
      Title: Dawn
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 2:55
    • 17:47
      Title: Felici Gl'animi
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Duration: 3:12
    • 17:54
      Title: Carnival Overture
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 9:16
    • 18:03
      Title: String Quartet No. 3: (I) 1957: Award Montage
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:46
    • 18:07
      Title: This Marriage
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 2:36
    • 18:10
      Title: Contemplation (Wie Melodien Zieht Es Mir)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:35
    • 18:16
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (3rd Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 6:42
    • 18:23
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No.1 (4th Movement): Passo Mezzo
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:27
      Title: Jean De Florette - Theme
      Performer(s): Petit, Jean-Claude
      Performer(s): Petit, Jean-Claude
      Duration: 2:47
    • 18:33
      Title: The Spider And The Fly (From Johnson Over Jordan)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 4:22
    • 18:37
      Title: 3 Preludes (2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 3:38
    • 18:52
      Title: Nachtwandler
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 4:10
    • 18:57
      Title: Six Bagatelles (3rd Movement) Allegro Grazioso
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 2:44

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