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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 Wednesday 30 October 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home presented by Lorcan Murray. 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

    • 16:01
      Title: Humoresque
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:03
    • 16:06
      Title: Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves, From Nabucco
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 5:06
    • 16:11
      Title: Gabriel's Oboe
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:34
    • 16:14
      Title: Octet In F (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 6:24
    • 16:23
      Title: Simple Gifts
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:52
    • 16:25
      Title: Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 - No.3 (Rasch & Mit Feuer)
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 4:13
    • 16:33
      Title: Waltz No.2 (Jazz Suite No.2)
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 3:58
    • 16:45
      Title: Concerto For Cello, 2 Oboes, 2 Horns And Strings In E Flat Major
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 6:14
    • 16:53
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Chopin
      Performer(s): Chopin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:58
      Title: Requiem - In Paradisum
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:27
    • 17:02
      Title: Scherzo In C Minor
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:56
    • 17:10
      Title: Polovtsian Dances
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Duration: 12:35
    • 17:19
      Title: Oh, Lady Be Good!
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:21
      Title: Symphony No.22 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Menuetto
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 3:28
    • 17:24
      Title: Hard Times
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 4:49
    • 17:33
      Title: La Capricieuse
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:01
    • 17:37
      Title: Three Pieces For Strings - Reel
      Performer(s): Kelly, Thomas C
      Performer(s): Kelly, Thomas C
      Duration: 2:46
    • 17:48
      Title: Four Sea Interludes (2nd Movement) Sunday Morning
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 4:09
    • 17:52
      Title: Moldau
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Duration: 5:17
    • 18:01
      Title: Evenstar
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 3:30
    • 18:04
      Title: Gnossiennes (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:53
    • 18:08
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In F (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Duration: 7:56
    • 18:17
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 5 In E Flat "Emperor" (3rd Movement) Rondo. A
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 10:22
    • 18:27
      Title: Parmi Veder La Lagrime
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 2:51
    • 18:33
      Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 4:52
    • 18:37
      Title: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme Suite Op. 60 - Entrance And Dance Of Th
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:19
    • 18:43
      Title: Prelude In F Major
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:14
    • 18:46
      Title: Butterfly's Day Out
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Mark
      Performer(s): O'Connor, Mark
      Duration: 4:57
    • 18:51
      Title: Symphony No.22 In E Flat (4th Movement) Finale
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 3:20
    • 18:54
      Title: Funeral March Of A Marionette
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 4:56

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