Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Competition Time with the National Concert Hall

    The new International Concert Series was launched on Tuesday. To celebrate, Liz is giving away a Season Friends Membership prize on Classic Drive. Season Friends get great discounts on Season packages and priority booking, invitations to receptions through the season and open rehearsals.

    The prize includes: one year’s gift membership as a Season Friend of the National Concert Hall for 2 people, a pair of tickets to see the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra on the 28th of August with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance and a €50 Gift Voucher for the Music Box, 

    Season Friends also get all the privileges that Friends of the National Concert Hall get which are great discounts throughout the yearly programme, courses and lectures, events, day trips and much more

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 8 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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    Culture File - Social Choreography

    In the first of our postcards from the inaugural, RICE dance festival on Hydra, we meet choreographer, organiser and former Limerick resident, Michael Klien

    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: Partita No.3 In E (1st Movement) Preludio
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:46
    • 16:04
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:05
      Title: Concerto In E Flat For 2 Horns And Orchestra - Iii. Rondo
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:15
    • 16:11
      Title: Farewell To Stromness
      Performer(s): Maxwell Davies, Peter
      Performer(s): Maxwell Davies, Peter
      Duration: 4:32
    • 16:16
      Title: Nessun Dorma
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 4:41
    • 16:20
      Title: Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Gliere, Reinhold
      Performer(s): Gliere, Reinhold
      Duration: 4:51
    • 16:25
      Title: Deux Arabesques (2nd Movement) Allegretto Scherzando
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:32
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (3rd Movement) Menuetto
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 5:17
    • 16:39
      Title: O Fortuna (From Carmina Burana)
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Performer(s): Orff, Carl
      Duration: 2:57
    • 16:41
      Title: Tango - Tempo Di Tango
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 3:18
    • 16:45
      Title: In The Bamboo Forest
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:52
      Title: Autumn (4 Seasons) (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 5:20
    • 16:58
      Title: Sorcerer's Apprentice
      Performer(s): Dukas, Paul
      Performer(s): Dukas, Paul
      Duration: 11:46
    • 17:11
      Title: Votre Toast....Je Peux Vous Le Rendre
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 5:22
    • 17:16
      Title: Palillos Y Panderetas (3rd Movement) Alegre Manana
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 3:29
    • 17:21
      Title: Fantasia In C Major, D 760 - Movement Iv - Allegro
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:22
    • 17:25
      Title: Seaside Girls
      Performer(s): Norris
      Performer(s): Norris
      Duration: 3:46
    • 17:33
      Title: Orpheus In The Underworld - Can Can
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 2:22
    • 17:36
      Title: Sonata For Violin And Piano (2nd Movement) Blues (Moderato)
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 5:28
    • 17:49
      Title: Suite In D Major - Allegro
      Performer(s): Funck, David
      Performer(s): Funck, David
      Duration: 1:13
    • 17:52
      Title: Concerto In D Major G 476 - Movement Iii - Allegro Piacere
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 4:05
    • 17:57
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op. 21 - Movement Ii - Scherzando
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 4:27
    • 18:02
      Title: Thespis: No.1 Introduction - Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Sullivan, Arthur
      Performer(s): Sullivan, Arthur
      Duration: 2:02
    • 18:04
      Title: Thespis: No.2 Pas De Chales - Andante
      Performer(s): Sullivan, Arthur
      Performer(s): Sullivan, Arthur
      Duration: 2:56
    • 18:07
      Title: Thespis: No.3 Valse
      Performer(s): Sullivan, Arthur
      Performer(s): Sullivan, Arthur
      Duration: 1:32
    • 18:09
      Title: Finaletto 11 : "Di Si Felice Innesto"
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 2:34
    • 18:11
      Title: Vallflickans Dans
      Performer(s): Alfven, Hugo
      Performer(s): Alfven, Hugo
      Duration: 4:11
    • 18:16
      Title: Double Concerto For Violin, Cello & Orchestra In A Min Op. 102 (
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 8:54
    • 18:26
      Title: Marie Galante - Le Roi D'Aquitaine
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 3:32
    • 18:33
      Title: Sonata Prima 'La Pellicana'
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Performer(s): Cazzati, Maurizio
      Duration: 4:45
    • 18:38
      Title: Serenade For Strings (1st Movement) Allegro Piacevole
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 3:40
    • 18:43
      Title: Cantus Articus: Swans Migrating (Iii)
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Duration: 7:14
    • 18:52
      Title: Blow The Wind Southerly
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:04
    • 18:54
      Title: Trio On Irish Folktunes - Allegro Moderato / Piu Mosso
      Performer(s): Martin, Frank
      Performer(s): Martin, Frank
      Duration: 4:59

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