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 3 September 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

    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: Ill Wind
      Performer(s): Flanders And Swann
      Duration: 0:05:16
    • 04:07 p.m.
      Title: Joyeuse Marche
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Duration: 0:04:09
    • 04:12 p.m.
      Title: Nocturne No. 5 in B flat
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 0:03:28
    • 04:15 p.m.
      Title: The De Lessep'S Dance
      Performer(s): Warbeck, Stephen
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 04:18 p.m.
      Title: Cucu, Cucu, Cucucu
      Performer(s): Encina
      Duration: 0:01:21
    • 04:20 p.m.
      Title: Grande Valse And Pizzicato
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 0:05:28
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: Wind Quintet In E Flat(4th Movement) Finale
      Performer(s): Reicha, Antoine
      Duration: 0:03:13
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Times Square: Finale, Act 1
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 04:38 p.m.
      Title: The Physician
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 0:03:22
    • 04:41 p.m.
      Title: Polka
      Performer(s): Schnittke, Alfred
      Duration: 0:02:44
    • 04:44 p.m.
      Title: Dance Of The Little Swans
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 0:01:44
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Cancao Verdes Anos (Song Of The Green Years)
      Performer(s): Paredes, Carlos
      Duration: 0:03:19
    • 04:49 p.m.
      Title: Goin' Home
      Performer(s): Dvorak
      Duration: 0:05:57
    • 04:57 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No.18 in B flat K.456: (iii) Allegro vivace
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:07:47
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: Libertango
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 0:05:04
    • 05:11 p.m.
      Title: Messe Solennelle - Gloria
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 0:04:28
    • 05:16 p.m.
      Title: Sinfonia Concertante A Major - Rondeau Allegro Assai
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Christian
      Duration: 0:05:33
    • 05:22 p.m.
      Title: Octet In E Flat (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Leggierissimo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 0:04:40
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Alleluia and Fugue for string orchestra
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Duration: 0:03:27
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Giles Farnaby'S Dream
      Performer(s): Jeffes, Simon
      Duration: 0:02:34
    • 05:36 p.m.
      Title: L'Incoronazione Di Poppea - Duo Final Poppea / Nerone "Pur Ti Mi
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 0:04:33
    • 05:52 p.m.
      Title: Impromptu No.3 in G flat, D899
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 0:05:45
    • 05:58 p.m.
      Title: Egmont Overture Op. 84
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:09:12
    • 06:07 p.m.
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat(3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 0:04:01
    • 06:12 p.m.
      Title: Jean De Florette - Jean De Florette - Main Thme
      Performer(s): Petit, Jean-Claude
      Duration: 0:03:04
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Sérénade Toscane (transc. F. Ronchini)
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 0:03:29
    • 06:20 p.m.
      Title: Ch'ella mi creda libera e lontana
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 0:02:49
    • 06:23 p.m.
      Title: The Harvest
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 0:03:10
    • 06:26 p.m.
      Title: Concerto IX from La Cetra, RV 530 (3rd movement) - Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:03:10
    • 06:32 p.m.
      Title: Il Signor Bruschino: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 06:38 p.m.
      Title: Violin Concerto in A minor (3rd movement) Finale : Allegro gioco
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:10:46
    • 06:50 p.m.
      Title: Five Hebrew Love Songs (i)Temuna- A Picture
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 0:02:00
    • 06:52 p.m.
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra
      Performer(s): Tarrega, Franciso
      Duration: 0:06:14
    • 06:55 p.m.
      Title: Capriccio Espagnol
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov
      Duration: 0:04:08

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