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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 24 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 - Museum of Innocence

    What on earth to do with your Nobel Prize winnings? Orhan Pamuk's put them into a museum based on his novel, The Museum of Innocence.

    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

    • 16:02
      Title: Marche Pour La Ceremonie Des Turcs
      Performer(s): Lully, Jean-Baptiste
      Performer(s): Lully, Jean-Baptiste
      Duration: 2:36
    • 16:03
      Title: La Ronde Des Lutins
      Performer(s): Bazzini, Antonio
      Performer(s): Bazzini, Antonio
      Duration: 5:43
    • 16:08
      Title: Les Biches (2nd Movement) Adagietto
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:13
      Title: Squilli, Echeggi La Tromba, Soldier's Chorus
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 2:21
    • 16:20
      Title: Lustspiel-Ouverture, Op.38
      Performer(s): Busoni, Ferruccio
      Performer(s): Busoni, Ferruccio
      Duration: 6:44
    • 16:32
      Title: La Soiree Dans Grenade
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:38
    • 16:40
      Title: Symphony In E Flat Op6 No.2 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Duration: 4:57
    • 16:46
      Title: Mambo
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 2:50
    • 16:49
      Title: Track 11
      Performer(s): Arr. Craig Leon/ Méav
      Performer(s): Arr. Craig Leon/ Méav
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:53
      Title: Das Rheingold: Entry Of The Gods Into Valhalla
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Duration: 5:01
    • 16:59
      Title: Nuit Resplendissante
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:05
      Title: Song Of India, From Sadko
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:11
      Title: Matinees Musicales (5th Movement) Moto Pepetuo
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:15
    • 17:14
      Title: Musica Poetica 1 - Study For Xylophone
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:20
      Title: Piano Concerto No.3 In A Minor (3rd Movement) Rondo : Allegro Vi
      Performer(s): Kalkbrenner, Fredreich
      Performer(s): Kalkbrenner, Fredreich
      Duration: 7:41
    • 17:33
      Title: Ruslan & Lyudmila (Overture)
      Performer(s): Glinka, Mikhail
      Performer(s): Glinka, Mikhail
      Duration: 5:27
    • 17:40
      Title: Ave Maria (Rachmaninov)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:43
    • 17:44
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition - Il Vecchio Castello
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 4:51
    • 17:56
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In F Major (3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Duration: 5:18
    • 18:02
      Title: Symphony No.3 In F Major Op.90 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 10:04
    • 18:12
      Title: Ganger (Norwegian March)
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 3:01
    • 18:16
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G Bwv 1007 - Prelude In D
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:27
    • 18:19
      Title: I Puritani - O Rendetemi La Speme... Qui La Voce
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 5:34
    • 18:32
      Title: Symphony No.5 In Dminor (2nd Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 5:28
    • 18:57
      Title: Waiting
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Duration: 2:20

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