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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 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

    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

    • 16:00
      Title: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor - 1st Movement (Vivace)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:33
    • 16:04
      Title: Tango Habanera Youkali (Tr Garlej)
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 5:27
    • 16:10
      Title: My Cozy Little Corner In The Ritz
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 2:49
    • 16:13
      Title: Tara's Theme
      Performer(s): Steiner, Max
      Performer(s): Steiner, Max
      Duration: 3:51
    • 16:19
      Title: Camptown Races
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 2:47
    • 16:22
      Title: Nights In The Gardens Of Spain (2nd Movement) Danza Lejana
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 4:58
    • 16:33
      Title: Moths And Butterflies
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 2:15
    • 16:35
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 4:47
    • 16:41
      Title: Koyaanisqatsi
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:40
    • 16:46
      Title: Fruhlingsstimmen Op.410 (Voices Of Spring)
      Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann
      Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann
      Duration: 6:25
    • 16:54
      Title: Recondita Armonia
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Album: Philips, 462033
      Duration: 3:01
    • 16:57
      Title: Early One Morning
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s): Grainger, Percy
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:00
      Title: Rush
      Performer(s): Dreyfus, George
      Performer(s): Dreyfus, George
      Duration: 2:57
    • 17:03
      Title: Clarinet Trio In B Flat Major Op. 11 - Movement Iii - Tema: Alle
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:31
    • 17:12
      Title: Gloria (Mass In C) Coronation
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:19
      Title: Carmen Suite No.1 Prelude Andante Moderato (Prelude To Act 1)
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Duration: 1:27
    • 17:21
      Title: Rakish Paddy/ The Bucks Of Oranmore/ The Mortgage Burn
      Performer(s): Traditional / Maclean
      Performer(s): Traditional / Maclean
      Duration: 4:31
    • 17:26
      Title: Concerto In D Min (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:32
      Title: Thy Hand,Belinda...When I Am Laid In Earth
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:37
      Title: Cinzio/ Souvenir De Rio/ Final
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Performer(s): Milhaud, Darius
      Duration: 1:51
    • 17:48
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G Bwv1007 (1st Movement) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:53
      Title: Ombra Mai Fu
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Collegium Musicum 90
      Album: Handel At The Opera, Orcd, 11017
      Duration: 3:03
    • 17:57
      Title: Three Pieces For Small Orchestra - Dance In The Sunlight
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Duration: 5:06
    • 18:02
      Title: Souvenir De Florence Opus 70 - 3rd Movt. Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 6:10
    • 18:10
      Title: Zigeunerweisen Op20
      Performer(s): Sarasate, Pablo De
      Performer(s): Sarasate, Pablo De
      Duration: 9:50
    • 18:18
      Title: Suite No.1 - Ii Napolitana
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 1:35
    • 18:21
      Title: Why?
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 4:01
    • 18:25
      Title: The Eternal Knot
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Duration: 4:21
    • 18:33
      Title: Mise Eire (Orchestral Suite) - Finale (Róisín Dubh)
      Performer(s): O Riada, Sean
      Performer(s): O Riada, Sean
      Duration: 2:12
    • 18:35
      Title: Fétes , Animé Et Tres Rythmé
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 6:20
    • 18:42
      Title: La Boheme - Act Ii - Viva Parpignol!
      Performer(s): Puccini
      Performer(s): Puccini
      Duration: 2:24
    • 18:45
      Title: Serenade In D Major Op. 25 - Movement I - Entrata: Allegro
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 3:55
    • 18:51
      Title: Adagio And Allegro In A Flat
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 9:55

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