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 Tuesday 15 October 2013


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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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

    • 04:00 p.m.
      Title: Horses
      Performer(s): Lang, Lang, Hai Hwai,
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 04:03 p.m.
      Title: Concertino In G (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 0:04:33
    • 04:09 p.m.
      Title: Gloria In Excelsis Deo
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:02:37
    • 04:11 p.m.
      Title: Mandolin concerto in C - allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • 04:15 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In D - Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 0:05:38
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: Le Tombeau De Couperin - Menuet
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:05:07
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: 'O Que Suave'
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 0:02:35
    • 04:34 p.m.
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 0:03:10
    • 04:38 p.m.
      Title: Handwriting
      Performer(s): Mulhy, Nico
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 04:40 p.m.
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto no.4 in G (2nd movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:03:48
    • 04:45 p.m.
      Title: Kinder Symphonie
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 04:49 p.m.
      Title: Abends Will Ich Schlafen Gehn
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Duration: 0:03:21
    • 04:54 p.m.
      Title: Trio for oboe, horn and piano Op.61 (4th movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): von Herzogenberg, Heinrich
      Duration: 0:05:11
    • 05:00 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet No. 2 (i)
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:02 p.m.
      Title: Satyagraha - Evening Song
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Flute Concerto In G (3rd Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Duration: 0:05:55
    • 05:20 p.m.
      Title: La Donna È Mobile, From Rigoletto
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • 05:23 p.m.
      Title: Die Dreigroschenoper - Foxtrot Potpourri (Tanzpotpourrri Ii)
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 0:05:03
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Sinfonia En Re Majeur - I. Allegro
      Performer(s): Sammartini, Giovanni Battista
      Duration: 0:02:51
    • 05:37 p.m.
      Title: Orfeo Ed Euridice - Dance Of The Blessed Spirits
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • 05:48 p.m.
      Title: Nina Y Vina
      Performer(s): El Cancionero de la Colombina
      Duration: 0:01:38
    • 05:52 p.m.
      Title: Die Tauben von San Marco Polka francaise
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 05:58 p.m.
      Title: Tit Willow, Tit Willow, Tit Willow (Mikado)
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 0:03:20
    • 06:01 p.m.
      Title: The Water Sprite - Polka De Salon Ro296 Op. 27
      Performer(s): Gottschalk, Louis Moreau
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 06:06 p.m.
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Pasculli, Antonio
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Natalia
      Performer(s): Lauro, Antonio
      Duration: 0:02:11
    • 06:19 p.m.
      Title: Quanta Qualia
      Performer(s): Hawes, Patrick
      Duration: 0:05:10
    • 06:24 p.m.
      Title: Jazz Suite (movement II) - Blues
      Performer(s): Holloway, Laurie
      Duration: 0:04:03
    • 06:28 p.m.
      Title: Suite for Two Violins (viii) Hommage a Vivaldi
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:35 p.m.
      Title: Intermezzo From A Midsummer Night'S Dream
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 0:02:26
    • 06:38 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Cello And Strings No.2 In D Major (3rd Movement) Al
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:05:09
    • 06:45 p.m.
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 0:03:45

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