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    Wexford Festival Opera Compeition 

    Booking opened on Saturday for the 64th Wexford Festival Opera, which takes place this year from October 21st to November 1st at the National Opera House, Wexford. 

    On Wednesday Liz will be giving away 2 tickets to Koanga by Frederick Delius on Tuesday 27 October along with an overnight stay for two at the 4* Ferrycarrig Hotel, Wexford and a whole raft of gifts to make your visit extra special, including complimentary champagne, complimentary programme and pre-opera supper on the 3rd Floor Restaurant at the National Opera House

     

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 9 September 2013

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    Riccardo Chailly and the Gewandhaus Orchestra take another significant step in an extraordinary musical journey with the release of the two Brahms Serenades. The Serenades have been unjustly neglected and are rarely heard in concert, making them perfect repertoire for Chailly’s enquiring mind. Widely respected as a conductor with a “rare talent for transforming music ripe for rediscovery” (Gramophone), his reading of the Serenades fits with his philosophy that “all music must aspire to be ‘new music’ again”. 

    Sadly, after nearly 30 years together the wonderful vocal group  Anonymous 4 will make the 2015-16 season its last. What a legacy they have left behind, over 20 recordings on the harmonia mundi label and here on Classic Drive we love their latest, 1865 is a CD with Bruce Molsky of material from the American Civil War. That year marked the end of the war and it was also smack dab in the middle of the Romantic period in art, literature, and music. Romanticism flowed through American pop culture as well, so on this disc of Civil War-era songs, expect to hear music infused with highly expressive, sensitive, personal, ofttimes sentimental overtones.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Serenade Espanole
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 2:56
    • 16:03
      Title: Trittico Botticelliano, 3 Botticelli Pictures - La Primavera
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 5:55
    • 16:10
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Bach / Gounod
      Performer(s): Bach / Gounod
      Duration: 3:06
    • 16:13
      Title: Gnoissienne No. 1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 4:00
    • 16:17
      Title: Sangara
      Performer(s): Bebey, Francis
      Performer(s): Bebey, Francis
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:22
      Title: Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra In D Major - 3. Vivace
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:00
    • 16:27
      Title: Hungarian Dance No.5 In G Minor
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:08
    • 16:32
      Title: The Humours Of Carrick
      Performer(s): Trimble, Joan
      Performer(s): Trimble, Joan
      Duration: 2:36
    • 16:37
      Title: Quartet In F - Assez Vif. Tres Rythme
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:19
    • 16:45
      Title: Printemps Qui Commence
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 5:30
    • 16:52
      Title: Habanera
      Performer(s): Abril, Anton Garcia
      Performer(s): Abril, Anton Garcia
      Duration: 2:12
    • 16:54
      Title: Makam Rast "Murass'a" Usul Duyek
      Performer(s): Turquie, Mdd. De Kantemiroglu
      Performer(s): Turquie, Mdd. De Kantemiroglu
      Duration: 4:55
    • 17:01
      Title: Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy, Nutcracker Suite
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:03
      Title: Magnificat
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Duration: 5:21
    • 17:10
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 7:45
    • 17:17
      Title: Polonaise (From Boris Godunov)
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:21
      Title: Jupiter From The Planets
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 8:23
    • 17:33
      Title: Play Misty For Me - Misty
      Performer(s): Garner, Erroll
      Performer(s): Garner, Erroll
      Duration: 3:26
    • 17:37
      Title: The Chorus Ost:Les Choristes
      Performer(s): Barratier/Coulais
      Performer(s): Barratier/Coulais
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:47
      Title: A Casa, A Casa, Amici
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Duration: 2:54
    • 17:52
      Title: 2nd Movement (Pantomim) Suite No.3 For Violin, Viola And String
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Duration: 3:56
    • 17:56
      Title: 3rd Movement (Vision) Suite No.3 For Violin, Viola And String Or
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Duration: 5:10
    • 18:03
      Title: Flute And Clarinet Concerto Op41 (3rd Movement) Polonaise
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Duration: 6:06
    • 18:10
      Title: Vier Lezte Lieder - Ii September
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:08
    • 18:16
      Title: Symphony No. 2 In D Major Op. 73 - Movement Iii - Allegretto Gra
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:25
    • 18:22
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In D (2nd Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Duration: 4:41
    • 18:26
      Title: Misa En Sol - Kyrie
      Performer(s): Sancho, Juan Bautista
      Performer(s): Sancho, Juan Bautista
      Duration: 2:50
    • 18:33
      Title: Prelude (La Revoltosa)
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Duration: 5:15
    • 18:40
      Title: The Lark Ascending
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 16:19
    • 18:54
      Title: Felici Gl'animi
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo
      Duration: 3:11
    • 18:57
      Title: A Fairies Dance
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 2:11

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