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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 Thursday 21 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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    Culture File - EMIR

    From A River of Sound all the way to Zozimus, with Harry White, one of the editors of the first Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland.

    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: Penguin Ballet
      Performer(s): Westlake, Nigel
      Performer(s): Westlake, Nigel
      Duration: 3:19
    • 16:04
      Title: Symphony No.5 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 8:54
    • 16:13
      Title: Vois-Tu, Je M'En Veux A Moi-Meme (You See, I Blame Myself)
      Performer(s): Messager, Andre
      Performer(s): Messager, Andre
      Duration: 2:48
    • 16:15
      Title: Waltz 1
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 3:02
    • 16:19
      Title: Concert Paraphrase On Mendelsson's Wedding March And Elfin Choru
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 9:04
    • 16:32
      Title: The Island Terns
      Performer(s): Whelan, Bill
      Performer(s): Whelan, Bill
      Duration: 5:19
    • 16:38
      Title: Nachtwandler
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 4:10
    • 16:42
      Title: Concerto In D For Violin (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:47
      Title: Slavonic Dance
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:18
    • 16:54
      Title: You Understand? I Think I Do (Ruddigore)
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 1:44
    • 16:56
      Title: Clarinet Concerto No.2 Op115 (3rd Movement) Allegro Non Troppo "
      Performer(s): Arnold, Malcolm
      Performer(s): Arnold, Malcolm
      Duration: 2:42
    • 16:59
      Title: Bacchanale From Samson Et Dalila Op47
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 7:34
    • 17:07
      Title: Syrinx
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:10
      Title: Clair De Lune
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:57
    • 17:15
      Title: Voglio Tempo
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:51
    • 17:21
      Title: Haydn String Quartet No 3 In E Flat Major (2nd Movement) Menuett
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:25
      Title: Dance Suite From Harpsichord Pieces By Francois Couperin - Movem
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 3:43
    • 17:33
      Title: Quintet No. 5 In B Flat Major G 429 (2nd Movement) Presto Assai
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 3:26
    • 17:36
      Title: He! Beyla-Z-Y Dau Fé!
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Duration: 2:05
    • 17:46
      Title: Come Sleep
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Performer(s): Boydell, Brian
      Duration: 2:56
    • 18:00
      Title: Fetes Tziganes
      Performer(s): Sternhold, Paul
      Performer(s): Sternhold, Paul
      Duration: 3:33
    • 18:05
      Title: Thieving Magpie: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 10:43
    • 18:16
      Title: Il Core Vi Dono, Bell'idolo Mio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:38
    • 18:21
      Title: Suite For Two Guitars - Alman
      Performer(s): Lawes, Wlliam
      Performer(s): Lawes, Wlliam
      Duration: 2:34
    • 18:24
      Title: Astrakan Cafe (2)
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anour
      Performer(s): Brahem, Anour
      Duration: 5:04
    • 18:32
      Title: Schenkt Man Sich Rosen In Tirol
      Performer(s): Zeller
      Performer(s): Zeller
      Duration: 2:59
    • 18:36
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Westlake, Nigel
      Performer(s): Westlake, Nigel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:42
      Title: Dawn
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 2:55
    • 18:46
      Title: Double Violin Concerto (2nd Movement) Largo Ma Non Tanto
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 7:56
    • 18:53
      Title: Gaspard De La Nuit (1st Movement) Ondine
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:45

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