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 24 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 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    Culture File - Arnold Bax and Dermot O'Byrne

    The double life of English composer, Arnold Bax, and his Republican alter ego, poet, Dermot O'Byrne

    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: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor - 1st Movement (Vivace)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:33
    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: Tango Habanera Youkali (Tr Garlej)
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:27
    • 04:10 p.m.
      Title: My Cozy Little Corner In The Ritz
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:49
    • 04:13 p.m.
      Title: Tara'S Theme
      Performer(s): Steiner, Max
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:51
    • 04:19 p.m.
      Title: Camptown Races
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:47
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Nights in the Gardens of Spain (2nd movement) Danza lejana
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel de
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:58
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Moths And Butterflies
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:15
    • 04:35 p.m.
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:47
    • 04:41 p.m.
      Title: Koyaanisqatsi
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Fruhlingsstimmen op.410 (Voices of Spring)
      Performer(s): Strauss II, Johann
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:25
    • 04:54 p.m.
      Title: Recondita Armonia
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:01
    • 04:57 p.m.
      Title: Early One Morning
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • 05:00 p.m.
      Title: Rush
      Performer(s): Dreyfus, George
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 05:03 p.m.
      Title: Clarinet Trio In B Flat Major Op. 11 - Movement Iii - Tema: Alle
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:07:31
    • 05:12 p.m.
      Title: Gloria (Mass In C) Coronation
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 05:19 p.m.
      Title: Carmen Suite No.1 Prelude Andante moderato (Prelude to Act 1)
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:27
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Rakish Paddy/ The Bucks of Oranmore/ The Mortgage Burn
      Performer(s): Traditional / MacLean
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:31
    • 05:26 p.m.
      Title: Concerto In D Min (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 05:32 p.m.
      Title: Thy Hand,Belinda...When I Am Laid In Earth
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 05:37 p.m.
      Title: Cinzio/ Souvenir De Rio/ Final
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:51
    • 05:48 p.m.
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G Bwv1007 (1st Movement) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • 05:53 p.m.
      Title: Ombra Mai Fu
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s):
      Album: Handel At The Opera, Orcd, 11017
      Duration: 0:03:03
    • 05:57 p.m.
      Title: Three Pieces For Small Orchestra - Dance In The Sunlight
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:06
    • 06:02 p.m.
      Title: Souvenir De Florence Opus 70 - 3rd Movt. Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:10
    • 06:10 p.m.
      Title: Zigeunerweisen Op20
      Performer(s): Sarasate, Pablo de
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:09:50
    • 06:18 p.m.
      Title: Suite No.1 - II Napolitana
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:35
    • 06:21 p.m.
      Title: Why?
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:01
    • 06:25 p.m.
      Title: The Eternal Knot
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:21
    • 06:33 p.m.
      Title: Mise Eire (Orchestral Suite) - Finale (Róisín Dubh)
      Performer(s): O Riada, Sean
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:12
    • 06:35 p.m.
      Title: Fétes , Animé et tres rythmé
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:20
    • 06:42 p.m.
      Title: La Boheme - Act II - Viva parpignol!
      Performer(s): Puccini
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:24
    • 06:45 p.m.
      Title: Serenade in D major Op. 25 - movement I - Entrata: Allegro
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 06:51 p.m.
      Title: Adagio And Allegro In A Flat
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:09:55

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