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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 Friday 11 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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    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: Tarantella (La Napolitaine)
      Performer(s): Bohme, Oskar
      Performer(s): Bohme, Oskar
      Duration: 3:48
    • 16:04
      Title: I Am Easily Assimilated (Old Lady's Tango)
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 4:15
    • 16:08
      Title: Slavonic Dance Op.72. No.7 In C Major. Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 3:52
    • 16:12
      Title: Trio Sonata In G Major - I. Allegro
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:11
    • 16:17
      Title: Philou
      Performer(s): Praetorius, Michael
      Performer(s): Praetorius, Michael
      Duration: 3:13
    • 16:22
      Title: Prelude In C Sharp Minor Op.3 No.2
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 5:20
    • 16:27
      Title: I Owe You Nothing
      Performer(s): Danna, Mychael
      Performer(s): Danna, Mychael
      Duration: 1:32
    • 16:33
      Title: Rhapsody In Blue (Opening)
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:23
    • 16:38
      Title: Fantasie For Bassoon And Orchestra (3rd Movement) - Polacca
      Performer(s): Kreutzer, Conradin
      Performer(s): Kreutzer, Conradin
      Duration: 3:18
    • 16:41
      Title: Oh Better Far To Live And Die
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 3:04
    • 16:45
      Title: Serenade No.2 For Small Orchestrain A (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:33
    • 16:53
      Title: Nixon In China: Landing Of The Spirit Of 76
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 2:43
    • 16:56
      Title: O Magnum Mysterium
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Duration: 6:55
    • 17:05
      Title: Annen Polka
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Duration: 4:35
    • 17:12
      Title: The Golden Section (1st Movement) The Bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 3:30
    • 17:15
      Title: Concertofor 2 Mandolins In G
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:12
    • 17:21
      Title: Sorotchinsky Fair - Gopak
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 3:09
    • 17:24
      Title: Kalimba Suite
      Performer(s): Mcferrin, Bobby
      Performer(s): Mcferrin, Bobby
      Duration: 3:55
    • 17:33
      Title: Alster Suite (4th Movement) Die Hamburgishcen Glockenspiele
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 3:14
    • 17:36
      Title: New York Counterpoint - Iii
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 3:55
    • 17:48
      Title: Trois Novelettes: No.3 In E Minor. Sur Un Theme De Manuel De Fal
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:48
    • 17:52
      Title: Concerto Pour Violon, Hautbois In C Minor, Cordes Et Basse Contu
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:16
      Title: Iberia (Le Matin )
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:15
    • 18:22
      Title: Hail Bright Cecilia
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 4:37
    • 18:24
      Title: Morning, From Peer Gynt Suite No.1
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:19
    • 18:32
      Title: Raymonda - Grand Valse & Pizzicato
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 5:28
    • 18:38
      Title: Moscow, Moscow
      Performer(s): Dillie Keane
      Performer(s): Dillie Keane
      Duration: 4:27
    • 18:42
      Title: All Our Troubles Have Flown Away
      Performer(s): Friday/Seezer
      Performer(s): Friday/Seezer
      Duration: 1:52
    • 18:46
      Title: Track 06
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:56
      Title: Felici Gl'animi
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Performer(s): Kapsberger, Johann
      Duration: 3:12

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