Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    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 Monday 15 July 2013


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    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: Humoresque No 4 In G Minor
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 0:04:01
    • 04:09 p.m.
      Title: Foreign Lands And People
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 0:01:56
    • 04:17 p.m.
      Title: Umoja
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: Finale from Symphony No. 103 'Drumroll' in E flat
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 0:05:46
    • 04:27 p.m.
      Title: Canzon V
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Giovanni
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 04:32 p.m.
      Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:04:26
    • 04:38 p.m.
      Title: Overture to Die Zauberflote
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:07:04
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Amistad - Dry Your Tears Afrika
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For 3 Violins (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:04:20
    • 04:56 p.m.
      Title: Adagio For Oboe, Cello, Organ And Strings
      Performer(s): Zipoli, Domenico
      Duration: 0:09:03
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Nocturne No.3 In B Op9/3
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:06:54
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Khovanshchina: Prelude
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 0:06:31
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Mass In G Minor - Kyrie
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 0:04:25
    • 05:37 p.m.
      Title: Dawn
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 0:02:55
    • 05:47 p.m.
      Title: Felici gl'animi
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Duration: 0:03:12
    • 05:54 p.m.
      Title: Carnival Overture
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:09:16
    • 06:03 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet No. 3: (i) 1957: Award Montage
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 0:03:46
    • 06:07 p.m.
      Title: This Marriage
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 0:02:36
    • 06:10 p.m.
      Title: Contemplation (Wie Melodien Zieht Es Mir)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:03:35
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (3rd Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:06:42
    • 06:23 p.m.
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No.1 (4th Movement): Passo Mezzo
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 06:27 p.m.
      Title: Jean De Florette - Theme
      Performer(s): Petit, Jean-Claude
      Duration: 0:02:47
    • 06:33 p.m.
      Title: The Spider and the Fly (from Johnson Over Jordan)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 06:37 p.m.
      Title: 3 Preludes (2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 0:03:38
    • 06:52 p.m.
      Title: Nachtwandler
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:04:10
    • 06:57 p.m.
      Title: Six Bagatelles (3rd Movement) Allegro Grazioso
      Performer(s): Ligeti, Gyorgy
      Duration: 0:02:44

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