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 17 September 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 - Damn The Circus

    Get divorced and join the circus is the advice of Ursula Burns, who brings her Paraguayan harp to Tumble Circus' latest show, Damn The Circus.

    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

    • 04:00 p.m.
      Title: Virgilio (Bambuco Tachirense)
      Performer(s): Dyens, Roland
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 04:03 p.m.
      Title: La Dolce Vita - La Dolce Vita
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:52
    • 04:09 p.m.
      Title: Waltz (Jazz Suite No.1) (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:53
    • 04:13 p.m.
      Title: Mandolin Concerto In D (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:56
    • 04:17 p.m.
      Title: Regina Coeli Laetare
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:12
    • 04:20 p.m.
      Title: Little Birdie
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:59
    • 04:23 p.m.
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 04:28 p.m.
      Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:47
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Humoresque No 1 In G Minor
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:39
    • 04:38 p.m.
      Title: Nessun Dorma
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:41
    • 04:41 p.m.
      Title: Deux Arabesques (1st Movement) Andantino Con Moto
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:29
    • 04:47 p.m.
      Title: Bartered Bride: Overture
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:53
    • 04:56 p.m.
      Title: Aria: Sich Uben Im Leiben
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:26
    • 05:01 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No. 11 in C major G.573 (3rd movement) Allegro comodo
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:41
    • 05:08 p.m.
      Title: Boum!
      Performer(s): Trenet, Charles
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:04
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Canción Guajira
      Performer(s): Serrano, José
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:34
    • 05:16 p.m.
      Title: Palillos Y Panderetas (3rd Movement) Alegre Manana
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:29
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:25 p.m.
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Premier Air Pour Les Demons
      Performer(s): Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:38
    • 05:35 p.m.
      Title: Ave Maria
      Performer(s): Bach / Gounod
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:06
    • 05:38 p.m.
      Title: Tu Ventana (Your Window)
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:36
    • 05:49 p.m.
      Title: Duo For Two Cellos
      Performer(s): Martinu, Bohuslav
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:18
    • 05:52 p.m.
      Title: Rondo In B Flat
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 05:59 p.m.
      Title: Rag-Mazurka
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:34
    • 06:05 p.m.
      Title: Je Veux Vivre, From Romeo And Juliet
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • 06:09 p.m.
      Title: Sabrina Theme
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:14
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Why Do The Nations (Aria Bass), From Messiah
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:44
    • 06:17 p.m.
      Title: Cutting The Chord
      Performer(s): Stevenson
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:56
    • 06:23 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet no. 5 '1991' (3rd movement)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:43
    • 06:32 p.m.
      Title: Tomo y Obligo
      Performer(s): Gardel, Carlos
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:34
    • 06:36 p.m.
      Title: A Bad Boy And A Good Girl
      Performer(s): Monckton
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 06:39 p.m.
      Title: Bettina'S Polka
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:39
    • 06:55 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In D (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:43

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