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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 Tuesday 5 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: The Epic of Everest Soundtrack

    Composer, Simon Fisher Turner, on creating the soundtrack for a doomed assault on Mount Everest.

    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: Humoresques Op89 (3rd Movement) Alla Gavotta
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:06
      Title: Impromptu In E Flatd899/2
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:03
    • 16:10
      Title: Requiem In D Minor: Rex Tremendae
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:15
    • 16:14
      Title: Symphony In D (3rd Movement) Minuetto Un Poco Allegro
      Performer(s): Clementi, Muzio
      Performer(s): Clementi, Muzio
      Duration: 2:49
    • 16:16
      Title: Dansa Brasileira
      Performer(s): Mozart Guarnieri, Camargo
      Performer(s): Mozart Guarnieri, Camargo
      Duration: 2:33
    • 16:20
      Title: Concerto For Oboe And Small Orchestra In D Major - 3. Vivace
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:00
    • 16:26
      Title: Yo Soy Maria
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 3:34
    • 16:33
      Title: Andalucia, From Spanish Dances
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 4:33
    • 16:38
      Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Duration: 8:29
    • 16:40
      Title: Quartet In E Major Op. 2 No. 2 - Movement Iv - Allegretto
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:46
      Title: Se Equivoco La Paloma
      Performer(s): Guastavino, Carlos
      Performer(s): Guastavino, Carlos
      Duration: 2:43
    • 16:50
      Title: Tu Ventana (Your Window)
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Duration: 2:36
    • 16:53
      Title: Bailero From Songs Of The Auvergne
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Duration: 6:55
    • 16:58
      Title: Concerto In A Minor,Rv 497 - Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:01
      Title: The Elephant
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 2:57
    • 17:04
      Title: Piano Sonata No.21 In C (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 10:45
    • 17:16
      Title: Concerto For Clarinet And Strings Iii. Siciliana
      Performer(s): Cimarosa, Domenico
      Performer(s): Cimarosa, Domenico
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:21
      Title: Light Cavalry Overture
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Duration: 7:16
    • 17:33
      Title: Bettina&Apos;S Polka
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Duration: 3:39
    • 17:37
      Title: Ombra Mai Fu
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Collegium Musicum 90
      Album: Handel At The Opera, Orcd, 11017
      Duration: 3:03
    • 17:47
      Title: Wedding Cantata - Gavotte
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 1:58
    • 17:52
      Title: The Mission
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:04
    • 18:00
      Title: Caruso
      Performer(s): Dalla, Lucio
      Performer(s): Dalla, Lucio
      Duration: 5:35
    • 18:06
      Title: Semper Fidelis
      Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip
      Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip
      Duration: 3:28
    • 18:10
      Title: New York, New York
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Comden, Betty/Green, Adolph
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Comden, Betty/Green, Adolph
      Duration: 4:15
    • 18:13
      Title: If The Stars Were Mine
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody
      Performer(s): Gardot, Melody
      Duration: 3:05
    • 18:17
      Title: Boogie-Woogie (From This Way To The Tomb)
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:09
    • 18:21
      Title: St Paul&Apos;S Suite For String Orchestra - Jig
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:24
      Title: Harp Concerto - Andante Allegro
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:53
    • 18:33
      Title: Clar Concerto No. 2 In E Flat Maj (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Spohr, Louis
      Performer(s): Spohr, Louis
      Duration: 11:41
    • 18:46
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico
      Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico
      Duration: 5:53
    • 18:52
      Title: My Lagan Love
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 5:14
    • 18:58
      Title: 3 Preludes (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 1:42

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