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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 1 October 2013

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    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: Caprice Xxiv
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Duration: 1:31
    • 16:02
      Title: Concerto For Strings And Percussion - Jocoso
      Performer(s): Guarnieri, Camargo Mozart
      Performer(s): Guarnieri, Camargo Mozart
      Duration: 4:42
    • 16:07
      Title: The Sea Suite - Movement Ii - Sea Foam
      Performer(s): Bridge, Frank
      Performer(s): Bridge, Frank
      Duration: 2:45
    • 16:10
      Title: Twelfth Night
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 4:12
    • 16:15
      Title: Namouna Suite No.1 Theme Varie
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 5:56
    • 16:22
      Title: Sicilienne
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 4:12
    • 16:25
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:10
    • 16:32
      Title: Titchmarsh Warbler (Theme From Ground Force)
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 4:33
    • 16:39
      Title: Pavane
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 2:35
    • 16:41
      Title: Pulcinella Suite For Chamber Orchestra - Movement Ii - Serenata.
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 3:22
    • 16:46
      Title: Begin The Beguine
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Duration: 7:10
    • 16:56
      Title: Wiener Blut Op.354(Vienna Blood)
      Performer(s): Johann Strauss Ii
      Performer(s): Johann Strauss Ii
      Duration: 8:34
    • 17:04
      Title: Sonata For Viola And Keyboard (Ii) Allegro
      Performer(s): Tartini, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Tartini, Guiseppe
      Duration: 5:40
    • 17:10
      Title: Ich Lasse Dich Nicht, Du Segnest Mich Denn Bwv 159
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:36
    • 17:16
      Title: Mother Goose Suite (5th Movement) The Fairy Garden
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 3:59
    • 17:21
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:33
      Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:26
    • 17:37
      Title: Donkey And Driver
      Performer(s): Leonard, Hubert
      Performer(s): Leonard, Hubert
      Duration: 3:56
    • 17:49
      Title: If Music Be The Food Of Love
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 2:38
    • 17:52
      Title: Symphony No.4 In A Major Op.90 - 1st Mvt Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:25
    • 18:02
      Title: Caro Nome, From Rigoletto
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 5:49

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