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 Monday 4 November 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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    Culture File - Gerry Hunt

    A Viking superhero with a distaste for contemporary Dublin architecture is among the graphic creations of self-proclaimed 'old dog' of Irish comics, Gerry Hunt.

    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: Liquid Topaz
      Performer(s): Nazareth, Ernesto
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:31
    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major Op. 81 - Scherzo (Furiant): Molto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:29
    • 04:09 p.m.
      Title: Overture: La Revoltosa
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 04:16 p.m.
      Title: Parmi Veder La Lagrime
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:51
    • 04:18 p.m.
      Title: Spinning Song
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:13
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Concerto in B flat major G 482 (3rd movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:05
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Slavonic Dance Op.46. No.8 in G minor. Presto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 04:39 p.m.
      Title: Il barbiere di Siviglia, Act I: "La calumnia è un venticello" (D
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:37
    • 04:43 p.m.
      Title: Cordelia Brown
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:47
    • 04:55 p.m.
      Title: Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson - poem I - Nature, the gentlest m
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • 05:00 p.m.
      Title: Chicken Pickin' Rag
      Performer(s): Mr D
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:26
    • 05:03 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No Iii - 3rd Movement - Rondo
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:48
    • 05:11 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.6 In C (3rd Movement) Scherzo
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:07:02
    • 05:18 p.m.
      Title: Schon Rosmarin
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Tantum Ergo
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:40
    • 05:26 p.m.
      Title: Spanish Dances, Op.54 (5th movement) - Vito
      Performer(s): Popper, David
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:14
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Overture To The Tsar's Bride - Allegro
      Performer(s): Rimsky-Korsakov
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:06:41
    • 05:47 p.m.
      Title: Chanson De Matin Op15/2
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:54
    • 05:54 p.m.
      Title: Torna A Surriento
      Performer(s): De Curtis, Ernesto/De Curtis, Gianbattiasta
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:44
    • 06:00 p.m.
      Title: Suite Espagnole - Sevilla
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:42
    • 06:04 p.m.
      Title: The Girl
      Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:02
    • 06:08 p.m.
      Title: Pavane Pour Une Infante D?Funte
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:07:56
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Tambourin
      Performer(s): Gossec, Francois-Joseph
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:39
    • 06:17 p.m.
      Title: Le Coucou
      Performer(s): Daquin, Louis-Claude
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:23
    • 06:22 p.m.
      Title: Lullaby (Kolibel'Naya)
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:05:28
    • 06:27 p.m.
      Title: Four Scottish Dances - No. 3 Allegretto
      Performer(s): Arnold, Malcolm
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:01
    • 06:33 p.m.
      Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (3rd Movement) Menuetto Trio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:25
    • 06:36 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No. 1 in E flat major Op. 20 - movement IV - Finale: Allegretto
      Performer(s): Spohr, Louis
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:08:57
    • 06:46 p.m.
      Title: Delicieuses Cimes
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:43
    • 06:50 p.m.
      Title: Partita For Double String Orchestra - Movement Iii - Intermezzo
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:30
    • 06:55 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Two Guitars And String Orchestra (3rd Movement) All
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:52

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