Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Competition Time with the National Concert Hall

    The new International Concert Series was launched on Tuesday. To celebrate, Liz is giving away a Season Friends Membership prize on Classic Drive. Season Friends get great discounts on Season packages and priority booking, invitations to receptions through the season and open rehearsals.

    The prize includes: one year’s gift membership as a Season Friend of the National Concert Hall for 2 people, a pair of tickets to see the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra on the 28th of August with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance and a €50 Gift Voucher for the Music Box, 

    Season Friends also get all the privileges that Friends of the National Concert Hall get which are great discounts throughout the yearly programme, courses and lectures, events, day trips and much more

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 25 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: Bewitching Encyclopedia of Music

    Do flash-in-the-pan girl band B*witched need to be immortalised by an entry in the first Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland? Most certainly says one of the new book's editor, Harry White, them and Val Doonican.

    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: Prelude To Act 3 - Lohengrin
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): Wagner, Richard
      Duration: 3:23
    • 16:04
      Title: Ganymed D544
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:23
    • 16:08
      Title: Sonata In A Minor (Iii) Presto
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 2:42
    • 16:17
      Title: Dance Suite Sz.77 - (2nd Movt) Allegro Moderato
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 2:12
    • 16:21
      Title: Oh Better Far To Live And Die
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 3:04
    • 16:24
      Title: Guitar Quintets In D Min (3rd Movement) Minuetto
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 4:39
    • 16:33
      Title: Don Quixote Suite: Ouverture
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 5:57
    • 16:39
      Title: Marie Galante - Le Roi D'Aquitaine
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 3:32
    • 16:43
      Title: Tango Op. 165 No. 2
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac
      Duration: 2:48
    • 16:53
      Title: Dio, Che Nell'alma Infodere
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 4:55
    • 17:00
      Title: Rondo For Violin And Orchestra In C Major
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:43
    • 17:06
      Title: Le Colibri
      Performer(s): Chausson, Ernest
      Performer(s): Chausson, Ernest
      Duration: 3:26
    • 17:11
      Title: Danza De Jalisco
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:17
    • 17:15
      Title: It Ain't Necessarily So From Porgy And Bess
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 5:09
    • 17:22
      Title: Concerto No.3 Bwv 1048 In G Major (3rd Movement) - Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:55
    • 17:26
      Title: Trio Son In Emin Op1 No.2 (1st Movement) Grave
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:10
    • 17:33
      Title: Neapolitan Dance From Swan Lake
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 2:20
    • 17:35
      Title: Piano Sonata No. 8 In C Minor Op. 13 ?Grand Sonate Pathetique? -
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:46
      Title: When I'M Sixty-Four
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 3:30
    • 17:52
      Title: Double Bass Concerto In E (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von
      Performer(s): Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von
      Duration: 6:38
    • 17:59
      Title: Introitus- Requiem Aeternam
      Performer(s): Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz
      Performer(s): Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz
      Duration: 7:55
    • 18:08
      Title: Serenade Op. 44 - Movement I - Moderato, Quasi Marcia
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:12
      Title: Pieces En Concert - Movement I - Prelude. Gravement
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Performer(s): Couperin, Francois
      Duration: 2:42
    • 18:16
      Title: Hebrides Overture
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 11:01
    • 18:27
      Title: Sea Fever
      Performer(s): Ireland, John
      Performer(s): Ireland, John
      Duration: 2:38
    • 18:30
      Title: The Swan Of Tuonela
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 8:10
    • 18:34
      Title: Cueca
      Performer(s): Barrios-Mangore, Agustin
      Performer(s): Barrios-Mangore, Agustin
      Duration: 3:56
    • 18:38
      Title: A Suite Of Theatre Music: (2nd Movement)Rondo
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 1:49
    • 18:40
      Title: String Quartet No.2 - Iv.
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Glass, Philip
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:44
      Title: Odelette
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 8:06
    • 18:52
      Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No.2 In F Op.102 (2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Duration: 5:46
    • 18:58
      Title: Brewing Song
      Performer(s): Trad Arr/ A. Mikhaylov
      Performer(s): Trad Arr/ A. Mikhaylov
      Duration: 1:44

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