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 Thursday 25 July 2013


    Culture File - Bows

    Bow Making 101 with multi-award winning master of the craft, Gary Leahy.

    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

    • 04:01 p.m.
      Title: Oboe Concerto In C (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegretto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:05:46
    • 04:08 p.m.
      Title: The Flowers That Bloom In The Spring (Mikado)
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 0:01:51
    • 04:09 p.m.
      Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (3rd Movement) Allegro Gentile
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 0:05:44
    • 04:16 p.m.
      Title: Polichinelle op.3 no.4
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 0:03:57
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet No 13 in A minor D.804 Rosamunde (IV) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:07:31
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Broadway Boogie-Woogie
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • 04:38 p.m.
      Title: Make Our Garden Grow(Finale)
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 0:05:55
    • 04:44 p.m.
      Title: Rondo for Lifey
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 0:01:42
    • 04:48 p.m.
      Title: Sextet for Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet Bassoon and Horn - movem
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 0:04:48
    • 04:53 p.m.
      Title: Allons! il le faut! pour lui-meme... Adieu, notre petite table
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • 05:01 p.m.
      Title: March From Les Troyens
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 0:05:41
    • 05:07 p.m.
      Title: Suite No.1 In C (1st Movement) Overture
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:06:37
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Jubilate Deo
      Performer(s): Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da
      Duration: 0:04:26
    • 05:18 p.m.
      Title: John'S Book Of Alleged Dances - Judah To Ocean
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 0:02:49
    • 05:22 p.m.
      Title: Clar Concerto No.1 (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria von
      Duration: 0:06:41
    • 05:28 p.m.
      Title: The stuttering lovers
      Performer(s): Hughes, Herbert
      Duration: 0:01:47
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Raymonda - Grand Valse & Pizzicato
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 0:05:28
    • 05:41 p.m.
      Title: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The East World / La Musica
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:03:47
    • 05:45 p.m.
      Title: De Cadiz A La Habana
      Performer(s): Romero, Pepe
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • 05:53 p.m.
      Title: Scherzo Op.81 No.2
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 06:13 p.m.
      Title: Nixon In China: Landing Of The Spirit Of 76
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 0:02:43
    • 06:22 p.m.
      Title: Fireworks Music: Overture (Adagio And Allegro)
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 0:02:29
    • 06:24 p.m.
      Title: Coppelia: Prelude And Mazurka
      Performer(s): Delibes, Leo
      Duration: 0:05:51
    • 06:47 p.m.
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Arnold, Malcolm
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:54 p.m.
      Title: Marche militaire francaise (No.4)
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:04:32
    • 06:58 p.m.
      Title: Damnation of Faust - Une Puce Gentille
      Performer(s): Berlioz
      Duration: 0:01:41

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