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    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 Friday 15 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

    • 04:08 p.m.
      Title: 12 Spanish Dances (1St Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 0:03:09
    • 04:11 p.m.
      Title: Mon Coeur S'Ouvre A Ta Voix
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 0:07:14
    • 04:18 p.m.
      Title: The Piano - the heart asks for pleasure first
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 0:01:54
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No.1 For 2 Clarinets And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Duration: 0:05:07
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: We'Re Called Gondolieri
      Performer(s): Gilbert / Sullivan
      Duration: 0:02:25
    • 04:36 p.m.
      Title: Schon Ist Das Fest Des Lenzes
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 0:04:16
    • 04:40 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 3 In F Major Hob Xviii: 3 - Movement Iii - Fi
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No.5 For String Orchestra - Largo
      Performer(s): Durante, Francesco
      Duration: 0:02:32
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Si, Mi Chiamano Mimi
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 0:05:58
    • 04:55 p.m.
      Title: Song Of India, From Sadko
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • 05:00 p.m.
      Title: Piano Concerto No 1 In B Flat Minor Op 23, Allegro Con Fuoco
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 0:07:23
    • 05:09 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For 2 Vlns Str And Continuo In Amin (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:03:08
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Wie Lieblich Sind Deine Wohnungen
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:05:48
    • 05:19 p.m.
      Title: Waltz No.15 In A Flat Major
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 0:01:39
    • 05:21 p.m.
      Title: Overture In A (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Minuetto
      Performer(s): Myslivecek, Josef
      Duration: 0:04:36
    • 05:26 p.m.
      Title: Summertime
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 0:03:04
    • 05:33 p.m.
      Title: Four Romantic Pieces, Op 75 (2nd movement) - Allegro maestoso
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:03:06
    • 05:36 p.m.
      Title: Waltz From Masquerade
      Composer: Khachaturian, Aram
      Performer(s): Khachaturian, Aram
      Album: The Very Best Of Melodies For You Cd2, Bbc Music, WMEF0055-2
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • 05:47 p.m.
      Title: Iris Part 1
      Performer(s): Horner, James
      Duration: 0:03:57
    • 05:53 p.m.
      Title: Study III
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:02:11
    • 05:57 p.m.
      Title: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The East World / La Musica
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 0:03:47
    • 06:01 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.23 K181 In D Major
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:08:24
    • 06:10 p.m.
      Title: La Fleur que tu m'avais Jetee (Flower Song)
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 0:04:35
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:20 p.m.
      Title: Concerto No 1 In B Flat Minor (2nd Movement) - Vivacissimo
      Performer(s): Stenhammar, Wilhelm
      Duration: 0:04:45
    • 06:24 p.m.
      Title: Als Flotter Geist - Ja Das Alles Ehr
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Duration: 0:03:05
    • 06:27 p.m.
      Title: Trumpet Tune
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 0:01:28
    • 06:32 p.m.
      Title: Sonnerie De Ste Genevieve Du Mont De Paris
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 0:08:07
    • 06:40 p.m.
      Title: Ich folge dir gleichfalls
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 0:04:23
    • 06:47 p.m.
      Title: Symphony No.9 "New World" (1st Movement) Adagio-Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 0:11:10
    • 06:58 p.m.
      Title: Also Sprach Zarathustra - Sunrise
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 0:01:44

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