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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 Friday 15 November 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    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

    • 16:08
      Title: 12 Spanish Dances (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 3:09
    • 16:11
      Title: Mon Coeur S'Ouvre A Ta Voix
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 7:14
    • 16:18
      Title: The Piano - The Heart Asks For Pleasure First
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 1:54
    • 16:21
      Title: Concerto No.1 For 2 Clarinets And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Performer(s): Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Duration: 5:07
    • 16:26
      Title: We're Called Gondolieri
      Performer(s): Gilbert / Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert / Sullivan
      Duration: 2:25
    • 16:36
      Title: Schon Ist Das Fest Des Lenzes
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 4:16
    • 16:40
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 3 In F Major Hob Xviii: 3 - Movement Iii - Fi
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:46
      Title: Concerto No.5 For String Orchestra - Largo
      Performer(s): Durante, Francesco
      Performer(s): Durante, Francesco
      Duration: 2:32
    • 16:50
      Title: Si, Mi Chiamano Mimi
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 5:58
    • 16:55
      Title: Song Of India, From Sadko
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:00
      Title: Piano Concerto No 1 In B Flat Minor Op 23, Allegro Con Fuoco
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 7:23
    • 17:09
      Title: Concerto For 2 Vlns Str And Continuo In Amin (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:08
    • 17:13
      Title: Wie Lieblich Sind Deine Wohnungen
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:19
      Title: Waltz No.15 In A Flat Major
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 1:39
    • 17:21
      Title: Overture In A (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Minuetto
      Performer(s): Myslivecek, Josef
      Performer(s): Myslivecek, Josef
      Duration: 4:36
    • 17:26
      Title: Summertime
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 3:04
    • 17:33
      Title: Four Romantic Pieces, Op 75 (2nd Movement) - Allegro Maestoso
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 3:06
    • 17:36
      Title: Waltz From Masquerade
      Composer: Khachaturian, Aram
      Performer(s): Khachaturian, Aram
      Performer(s): Bbc Concert Orchestra
      Album: The Very Best Of Melodies For You Cd2, Bbc Music, WMEF0055-2
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:47
      Title: Iris Part 1
      Performer(s): Horner, James
      Performer(s): Horner, James
      Duration: 3:57
    • 17:53
      Title: Study Iii
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Dwyer, Benjamin
      Duration: 2:11
    • 17:57
      Title: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The East World / La Musica
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 3:47
    • 18:01
      Title: Symphony No.23 K181 In D Major
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 8:24
    • 18:10
      Title: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetee (Flower Song)
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 4:35
    • 18:16
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:20
      Title: Concerto No 1 In B Flat Minor (2nd Movement) - Vivacissimo
      Performer(s): Stenhammar, Wilhelm
      Performer(s): Stenhammar, Wilhelm
      Duration: 4:45
    • 18:24
      Title: Als Flotter Geist - Ja Das Alles Ehr
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Duration: 3:05
    • 18:27
      Title: Trumpet Tune
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 1:28
    • 18:32
      Title: Sonnerie De Ste Genevieve Du Mont De Paris
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Performer(s): Marais, Marin
      Duration: 8:07
    • 18:40
      Title: Ich Folge Dir Gleichfalls
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:23
    • 18:47
      Title: Symphony No.9 "New World" (1st Movement) Adagio-Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 11:10
    • 18:58
      Title: Also Sprach Zarathustra - Sunrise
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 1:44

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