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 Wednesday 9 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 - RICE Festival 2

    In our second postcard from the RICE festival on Hydra, Dutch artist, Ed Schouten, on creating choreography on a Waterford daffodil farm.

    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: Piano Sonata No. 15 In D Major Op. 28 ?Pastoral? - Movement Iv -
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:01
    • 04:10 p.m.
      Title: Three Caprices for clarinet solo - Caprice 1
      Performer(s): Stadler, Anton
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:01
    • 04:14 p.m.
      Title: Giusto Ciel, In Tal Periglio From Maometto Ii
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:41
    • 04:18 p.m.
      Title: The Swan
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:41
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Cello Duet No. 5 Op. 156 - movement III - Alegro vivo
      Performer(s): Kummer, Friederich August
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:31
    • 04:25 p.m.
      Title: By The Sleepy Lagoon
      Performer(s): Coates, Eric
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:24
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Main Theme from Schindler's List
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:06
    • 04:37 p.m.
      Title: Qrt In E Flatfor Cl, Vln, Vla And Cello (4th Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:48
    • 04:45 p.m.
      Title: Un Bel Di Vedremo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:14
    • 04:58 p.m.
      Title: Scherzo From Concerto Symphonique No.4
      Performer(s): Litolff, Henry Charles
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:07:43
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: There'S Nothing Like A Dame
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:04
    • 05:10 p.m.
      Title: Monsieur Verdoux - Bitter Tango
      Performer(s): Chaplin, Charlie
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:06
    • 05:14 p.m.
      Title: Etude No.3 In G Sharp Min (La Campanella)
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:08
    • 05:20 p.m.
      Title: Part One: Requiem - Lacrimosa
      Performer(s): Preisner, Zbigniew
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:37
    • 05:24 p.m.
      Title: The Brides
      Performer(s): Kilar
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:11
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Tango No.2 Opus 165
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • 05:36 p.m.
      Title: Cancion
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel de
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:16
    • 05:37 p.m.
      Title: 7 Marionnettes - No. 2 Poupee Valsante
      Performer(s): Poldini, Ede
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:33
    • 05:48 p.m.
      Title: Le Roi S'Amuse - Pavane
      Performer(s): Delibes, Léo
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:04
    • 05:52 p.m.
      Title: Presto Fight
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz, Reinhard, Djangl, Janoska, Frantisek
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:59 p.m.
      Title: Losing My Mind
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 06:04 p.m.
      Title: Saxophone Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:51
    • 06:10 p.m.
      Title: Pur Ti Miro
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Sonnerie De Ste Genevieve Du Mont De Paris
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:08:07
    • 06:24 p.m.
      Title: Bsn Concerto In B Flat(3rd Movement) Rondeau
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:52
    • 06:33 p.m.
      Title: A John Field Suite (4th Movement) Rondo 'Midi'
      Performer(s): Hamilton Harty, Herbert
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:32
    • 06:40 p.m.
      Title: Divertimento Elegiaco For String Orchestra - Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Rangstrom, Ture
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:59
    • 06:44 p.m.
      Title: Solveigs Song
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:17
    • 06:50 p.m.
      Title: Finlandia, Op. 26
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:08:41

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