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 Tuesday 16 July 2013


    Culture File - Marino Casino

    Test driving a "temporal stereoscope" with the artist, Anne Cleary, at Marino Casino, as part of Cleary & Connolly's The Absent Architect exhibition.

    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

    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: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op. 21 - Movement Ii - Scherzando
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 0:04:27
    • 04:05 p.m.
      Title: Mini-Concerto For Clarinet And String Orchestra (4th Movement) A
      Performer(s): Jacob, Gordon
      Duration: 0:03:23
    • 04:08 p.m.
      Title: Wedding Cake
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:06:25
    • 04:15 p.m.
      Title: Finaletto 11 : "Di si felice innesto"
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 0:02:34
    • 04:17 p.m.
      Title: La Gioconda - Dance of the Hours
      Performer(s): Ponchielli, Amilcare
      Duration: 0:02:59
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Vln Concerto No.1 In D (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Duration: 0:06:49
    • 04:32 p.m.
      Title: Fantaisie brillante
      Performer(s): Arban, Jean-Baptiste
      Duration: 0:07:36
    • 04:41 p.m.
      Title: Sixieme Ordre - Les Bregeries
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 04:48 p.m.
      Title: "Schmucket die Stufen zu Allahs Thron" " Auch der Geliebten verg
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 0:02:19
    • 04:52 p.m.
      Title: Finlandia op.26
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 0:09:22
    • 05:02 p.m.
      Title: Spoon River - American Folk Music Setting No.2
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Duration: 0:05:10
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: Sweetly She Sleeps my Alice fair
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 0:03:44
    • 05:15 p.m.
      Title: Waltz in E flat major op.18
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 0:05:20
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No. 5 In C Major - Movement Iii - Rondo. Allegro
      Performer(s): Lebrun, Ludwig August
      Duration: 0:06:11
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Duet : Inflammatus et accensus
      Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Duration: 0:02:01
    • 05:32 p.m.
      Title: Serenade In G: Galop
      Performer(s): Moeran, Ernest John
      Duration: 0:02:34
    • 05:34 p.m.
      Title: Villanelle (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • 05:39 p.m.
      Title: Carmen Suite No.1 Sequedille Allegretto
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Duration: 0:02:12
    • 05:43 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet in C major Op. 30 No. 1 - movement IV - Allegro v
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 0:06:01
    • 05:51 p.m.
      Title: Ombra di nube
      Performer(s): Refice, Licinio
      Duration: 0:03:38
    • 05:55 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No 8 in G major - movement II - Adagio
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:10:47
    • 06:08 p.m.
      Title: Haydn String Quartet No 6 in D major - movement IV - Finale: All
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 0:04:14
    • 06:12 p.m.
      Title: Gaite parisienne Vivo
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 0:01:28
    • 06:15 p.m.
      Title: Gloria In Excelsis Deo
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:05:56
    • 06:25 p.m.
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 (4th movement) - Burlesque: Allegro con bri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 0:05:05
    • 06:34 p.m.
      Title: Quintet No. 1 In E Flat Major G 425 (I) Allegro Con Moto
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:06:26
    • 06:48 p.m.
      Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (2nd Movement) Orientale
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 0:05:35
    • 06:54 p.m.
      Title: Allegro Spiritoso
      Performer(s): Senaille, Jean Baptiste
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 06:57 p.m.
      Title: Chansons francaises: Margoton va t'a l'iau
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 0:02:23

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