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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 Friday 26 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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    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

    • 16:01
      Title: Toward A New Life
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 6:08
    • 16:08
      Title: String Quartet In F "American" (4th Movement) Finale
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:22
    • 16:13
      Title: Simple Gifts
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 5:53
    • 16:15
      Title: Libertango
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:04
    • 16:21
      Title: Song Of The Black Swan
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 3:34
    • 16:25
      Title: Overture : Die Entfuhrung Aus Dem Serail
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:52
    • 16:40
      Title: Four Sea Interludes (2nd Movement) Sunday Morning
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 4:09
    • 16:47
      Title: Scottish Fantasy (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 7:06
    • 16:55
      Title: The Seal Lullaby
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 4:25
    • 16:59
      Title: Traumerei
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 3:20
    • 17:04
      Title: Capriccio Espagnol (4+5) Scena+Fandango
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 8:25
    • 17:13
      Title: The Golden Section (1st Movement) The Bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 3:30
    • 17:16
      Title: Polonaise No.3 In A (Military) Op.40/1
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 5:23
    • 17:23
      Title: Cello Concerto In D - Allegro
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:02
    • 17:28
      Title: From Me To You - Hornpipe
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon / Mccartney
      Duration: 2:06
    • 17:40
      Title: Symphony No.8 In D Minor: Iv. Toccata (Moderato Maestoso)
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 5:00
    • 17:45
      Title: Springtanz/ Thugamar Fein An Samhradh Linn
      Performer(s): Praetorius / Trad
      Performer(s): Praetorius / Trad
      Duration: 4:41
    • 17:51
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E-Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:56
      Title: April
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 4:32
    • 18:05
      Title: Duett-Concertino - Movement Iii - Rondo (Allegro Ma Non Troppo)
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 10:11
    • 18:13
      Title: Carmen Suite: Seguedille
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 2:18
    • 18:17
      Title: Quartet In E Minor For Piano, Violin, Viola And Cello
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 1:46
    • 18:19
      Title: Symphony No.2 "Resurrection" "O Roschen Rot"
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 5:44
    • 18:25
      Title: Burning And Yearning - French Polka
      Performer(s): Strauss, Edward
      Performer(s): Strauss, Edward
      Duration: 5:15
    • 18:47
      Title: Hanacpachap Cussicuinin (Ritual, Lima 1631)
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:25
    • 18:53
      Title: Guitar Quintet No.2 In E Major, G.455 (1st Movement) Maestoso
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 5:48
    • 18:59
      Title: A Dance By A Huntsman
      Performer(s): Blow, John
      Performer(s): Blow, John
      Duration: 1:42

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