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 11 November 2013


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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: Hungarian Rhapsody In C Sharp Minor No.2 (Excerpt)
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 0:04:24
    • 04:05 p.m.
      Title: Alborada Del Gracioso
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 0:07:24
    • 04:13 p.m.
      Title: Un Bel Di Vedremo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 0:05:14
    • 04:19 p.m.
      Title: Japanese Suite (6th Movement) Finale - Dance Of The Wolves
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 0:02:08
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: Guitar Quintet No.4 In D G448 (4th Movement) Fandango
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:05:09
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: Grace Nugent
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 0:02:17
    • 04:33 p.m.
      Title: Papageno/Papagena Duet From The Magic Flute
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:02:48
    • 04:36 p.m.
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In F Major (3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Duration: 0:05:18
    • 04:41 p.m.
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Busoni, Ferruccio
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Silk Road
      Performer(s): Tan Dun
      Album: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
      Duration: 0:03:23
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Cherry Blossoms Lane
      Performer(s): Nakata, Yoshinau
      Duration: 0:02:46
    • 04:53 p.m.
      Title: Caprice Viennois Op2
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Duration: 0:04:30
    • 04:59 p.m.
      Title: Concerto In D Minor (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:07:37
    • 05:07 p.m.
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Schnittke, Alfred
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:09 p.m.
      Title: Eilean Shona
      Performer(s): Holbrooke, Josef
      Duration: 0:04:12
    • 05:15 p.m.
      Title: Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor Moonlight - I. Adagio Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Beethoven
      Duration: 0:06:04
    • 05:22 p.m.
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In A Minor Op. 33 (1st Movement) Allegro Non
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:06:01
    • 05:32 p.m.
      Title: Kaiser Franz-Joseph I, Rettungs Jubel-Marsch Op.126
      Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:36 p.m.
      Title: Tango En Skai
      Performer(s): Dyens, Roland
      Duration: 0:03:22
    • 05:45 p.m.
      Title: Don&Apos;T Think Twice It&Apos;S Alright
      Performer(s): Dylan, Bob
      Duration: 0:04:18
    • 05:52 p.m.
      Title: Beautiful Dreamer
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 0:04:20
    • 06:09 p.m.
      Title: Vidit Suum Dulcem Natum
      Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 06:15 p.m.
      Title: Serenade For Wind Cello And Bass In D Minor - March
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:03:35
    • 06:19 p.m.
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:25 p.m.
      Title: Libertango
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 0:05:04
    • 06:32 p.m.
      Title: The Robins Return
      Performer(s): Fisher, Leander
      Duration: 0:03:29
    • 06:36 p.m.
      Title: The Model Overture
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Duration: 0:06:54
    • 06:44 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Trumpet, String And Harpsichord In D Major - Moveme
      Performer(s): Frantisek Xaver Richter
      Duration: 0:05:41
    • 06:50 p.m.
      Title: Ecce Puer
      Performer(s): Godar, Vladimir
      Duration: 0:06:34
    • 06:56 p.m.
      Title: The Gammy Bird
      Performer(s): Christopher Young
      Duration: 0:02:35

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