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 Wednesday 6 November 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

    • 04:05 p.m.
      Title: Piano Sonata No.33 In D (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 0:03:46
    • 04:05 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto In E Minor - Vivo E Con Fuoco - Animato, Ma Non T
      Performer(s): Gernsheim, Friedrich
      Duration: 0:05:28
    • 04:11 p.m.
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 0:05:20
    • 04:17 p.m.
      Title: Una Furtiva Lagrima
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Duration: 0:05:34
    • 04:22 p.m.
      Title: Gollywogs Cake-Walk/English Country Garden
      Performer(s): Debussy/Trad
      Duration: 0:03:00
    • 04:27 p.m.
      Title: Broadway Boogie-Woogie
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: La Vie Parisienne: Overture
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 0:06:04
    • 04:39 p.m.
      Title: I Wan&Apos;Na Be Like You
      Performer(s): Sherman/Gilkyson
      Duration: 0:04:18
    • 04:44 p.m.
      Title: Scherzo-Vals
      Performer(s): Llobet, Miguel
      Duration: 0:04:05
    • 04:51 p.m.
      Title: Donde Lieta Usci
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 04:56 p.m.
      Title: Pno Son In A (2nd Movement) Menuetto - Trio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:06:01
    • 05:02 p.m.
      Title: Pno Son In A (3rd Movement) Alla Turca
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • 05:08 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Viola D?Amore, Lute And Orchestra Rv 540 - Movement
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:05:35
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)
      Performer(s): Bach, J S / Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 0:02:57
    • 05:17 p.m.
      Title: Calling All Workers
      Performer(s): Coates, Eric
      Duration: 0:03:27
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Quintet In G Minor (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Duration: 0:05:15
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: Entr&Apos;Acte 4 From Carmen
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 0:02:21
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Rondo In B Flat
      Performer(s): Field, John
      Duration: 0:04:49
    • 05:38 p.m.
      Title: Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Trad Arr Bob Chilcott
      Duration: 0:03:18
    • 05:49 p.m.
      Title: 3rd Movement (Vision) Suite No.3 For Violin, Viola And String Or
      Performer(s): Atterberg, Kurt
      Duration: 0:05:10
    • 05:56 p.m.
      Title: Rosemary And Thyme - Caprice For Gtr And Orch
      Performer(s): Gunning, Christopher
      Duration: 0:04:19
    • 06:00 p.m.
      Title: Piano Quartet No. 1 In C Minor Op. 15 - Movement Ii - Allegro Mo
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 0:03:40
    • 06:04 p.m.
      Title: Double Concerto For Violin, Cello &Amp; Orchestra In A Min Op. 102 (
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:08:54
    • 06:13 p.m.
      Title: Allegro Spiritoso
      Performer(s): Senaille, Jean Baptiste
      Duration: 0:03:11
    • 06:18 p.m.
      Title: Petrushka (1947 Version) - Scene 2
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 06:21 p.m.
      Title: Salut D&Apos;Amour Op12
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 0:03:16
    • 06:24 p.m.
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.2 In F Major Bwv1047 - Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:05:10
    • 06:33 p.m.
      Title: Waltz In D
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:02:54
    • 06:36 p.m.
      Title: Song Without Words Op.19 No.1 In E
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 0:03:50
    • 06:39 p.m.
      Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel
      Performer(s): Part, Arvo
      Duration: 0:10:41
    • 06:49 p.m.
      Title: L&Apos;Arlesienne Suite No.2 (4th Movement) Farandole
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 0:03:38
    • 06:53 p.m.
      Title: The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd
      Performer(s): Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 0:03:49
    • 06:56 p.m.
      Title: Anitra&Apos;S Dance
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 0:04:07

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