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 Thursday 3 October 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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    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

    • 04:01 p.m.
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat(2nd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 04:17 p.m.
      Title: Beatles Concerto Grosso No. 4 - Michelle
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:20
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: Green Leaf
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:53
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Kiss
      Composer: Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Performer(s):
      Album: Hairbrush Divas (recordno: Wsmcd152), Wsm, WSMCD152
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 04:36 p.m.
      Title: Gold and Silver Waltz Op.79
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:08:10
    • 04:45 p.m.
      Title: The Beardless Boy
      Performer(s): Hammond, Philip
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:24
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 7 (I) Allegro
      Performer(s): Svendsen, Johan
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:07:09
    • 04:58 p.m.
      Title: The Harvest
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:10
    • 05:01 p.m.
      Title: O Quam Amabilis
      Performer(s): Pierre Villette
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • 05:07 p.m.
      Title: Ottone in Villa - Sinfonia in C major - Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:07
    • 05:10 p.m.
      Title: Track 14
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:17 p.m.
      Title: Gnossiennes (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 05:22 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.8 in D minor: IV. Toccata (Moderato maestoso)
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:00
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Musica Poetica 1 - Study For Xylophone
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Meditation from Thais
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:21
    • 05:46 p.m.
      Title: The Tale Of The Oyster
      Performer(s): Porter, Cole
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:28
    • 05:51 p.m.
      Title: Paraphrase On Largo Al Factotum
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:57
    • 05:58 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No.4 in G minor (1st movement) Allegro vivace (Al
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:09:47
    • 06:08 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.59 In A Major 'Fire' (4th Movement) Allegro Assai
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:28
    • 06:13 p.m.
      Title: Chansons francaises: Margoton va t'a l'iau
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:23
    • 06:17 p.m.
      Title: The Planets - Mercury The Winged Messenger
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:20
    • 06:21 p.m.
      Title: He Shall Feed his Flock
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:39
    • 06:29 p.m.
      Title: I Don'T Feel Alone Anymore
      Performer(s): Danna
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 06:34 p.m.
      Title: Why Are We Here (Blue Danube)
      Performer(s): Previn/Comden
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:34
    • 06:45 p.m.
      Title: O Du Mein Holder Abendstern
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:54
    • 06:49 p.m.
      Title: Track 11
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:54 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.3 "Eroica" (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:02

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