Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Liz is going to Wexford Festival Opera

    On Wednesday 22nd October, we'll be broadcasting live from the foyer of Whites Hotel in the heart of Wexford. Liz will be getting backstage news and views from cast and crew members of the three main operas Salome, Silent Night and Don Bucefalo.

    Are you a regular at Wexford Festival Opera? Were you a volunteer at WFO? Liz would love about Festivals past. Email us your WFO memories.

    Culture File

    Culture file is our daily guide to the world of culture and the arts presented there by Luke Clancy. If you have an item that might be of interest to Luke or if you want to comment on something you heard on Culture File you can contact Luke by email. Culture File is a Soundsdoable production for RTÉ lyric fm.

    Podcast Culture File here

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Friday 13 December 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: The White Lady

    The mystery of the White Lady, from Lourdes to The Colleen Bawn (via Tupac Shakur) with Prof Nicholas Daly.

    Walton's Music for Schools Competition 2015

    The annual Waltons Music for Schools Competition is a national competition and celebration of music in Irish schools. The competition awards a total of €10,000 worth of vouchers for musical instruments, accessories, books, music technology or PA equipment from Waltons Music.

    Music groups from twelve Finalist schools will have the opportunity to perform before their peers and distinguished adjudicators in the National Concert Hall on Monday, 11 May 2015!

    To enter your primary or post-primary school in the 2015 Competition, please send, by Friday, 13 February 2015, an entry form, photo and video of a single piece or song, performed by an instrumental, vocal or mixed group from your school (maximum 45 performers), that in some way addresses the Competition theme of ‘Why Music’. It can be in any musical style or combination of styles – classical, popular, traditional, jazz, etc. – and can be performed by any combination of singers or instrumentalists you choose. Anything goes!

    Liz will announce the year’s twelve Finalist schools on Friday, 20 March 2015.

    More information and entry forms, here.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:08
      Title: Gaudete
      Performer(s): Trad
      Performer(s): Trad
      Duration: 2:38
    • 16:11
      Title: Mistletoe Waltz
      Performer(s): Loughnane
      Performer(s): Loughnane
      Duration: 2:40
    • 16:14
      Title: Sea Songs (March)
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:18
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In D (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Torelli, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Torelli, Giuseppe
      Duration: 2:15
    • 16:21
      Title: On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Delius, Frederick
      Duration: 7:18
    • 16:33
      Title: Concerto For Strings
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:38
      Title: Ev'ry Valley Shall Be Exalted (Aria Tenor), From Messiah
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 3:35
    • 16:41
      Title: Standchen (Serenade)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:46
      Title: A Christmas Festival
      Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): Anderson, Leroy
      Duration: 7:23
    • 16:54
      Title: L'Amour! L'Amour!... Ah! Leve-Toi, Soleil
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 4:35
    • 17:00
      Title: Pno Concerto No.21 (1st Movement) Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 14:09
    • 17:17
      Title: Green Leaf
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Duration: 2:53
    • 17:21
      Title: Here We Comea-Wassailing
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:35
    • 17:24
      Title: Wexford Carol
      Performer(s): Crux Vocal Ensemble
      Performer(s): Crux Vocal Ensemble
      Duration: 4:03
    • 17:32
      Title: Dido And Aeneas - Overture
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 2:24
    • 17:47
      Title: Full Fathom Five
      Performer(s): Ní Mhaolchatha, Méav
      Performer(s): Ní Mhaolchatha, Méav
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:52
      Title: Delay
      Performer(s): Julia Kent
      Performer(s): Julia Kent
      Duration: 4:05
    • 17:58
      Title: Symphony No. 3. 3rd Movement. Poco Allegro
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:57
    • 18:06
      Title: Tonttu
      Performer(s): Wartiovaara-Kallioniemi
      Performer(s): Wartiovaara-Kallioniemi
      Duration: 3:41
    • 18:09
      Title: Canzon Duodecimi Toni, No. 3 A 10
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Giovanni
      Performer(s): Gabrieli, Giovanni
      Duration: 2:50
    • 18:12
      Title: La Tromba Di Polydor - La Dolce Vita
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino
      Duration: 2:06
    • 18:16
      Title: Di Madride Noi Siam Mattadori
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 6:03
    • 18:21
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:20
    • 18:26
      Title: Mazurka In B Flat Op7/1
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:21
    • 18:33
      Title: Bird's Lament
      Performer(s): Moondog
      Performer(s): Moondog
      Album: Sax Pax for a Sax
      Duration: 4:08
    • 18:38
      Title: Mrs Beeton's Christmas Pudding
      Performer(s): Harle, John
      Performer(s): Harle, John
      Duration: 4:30
    • 18:42
      Title: Dance
      Performer(s): Menotti, Gian-Carlo
      Performer(s): Menotti, Gian-Carlo
      Duration: 3:36
    • 18:48
      Title: Waltz From Swan Lake
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 7:21
    • 18:58
      Title: Partita For 2 Violins And Continuo (5th Movement) Passacaglia
      Performer(s): Biber, Heinrich Ignaz
      Performer(s): Biber, Heinrich Ignaz
      Duration: 1:12

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