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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 19 December 2013

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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

    • 16:03
      Title: The Nutcracker - Trepak And Dance Of The Flutes
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:07
      Title: Andalucia, From Spanish Dances
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique
      Duration: 4:33
    • 16:12
      Title: Octet In Eb Major - Iii. Scherzo. Allegro Leggierissimo
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:32
    • 16:16
      Title: Classic Sleighride
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Duration: 3:27
    • 16:21
      Title: Spanish Carol
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:05
    • 16:23
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In C (1st Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Haydn, Michael
      Performer(s): Haydn, Michael
      Duration: 5:29
    • 16:33
      Title: Maki
      Performer(s): Paul-Bert 'Rossy' Rahasimanana
      Performer(s): Paul-Bert 'Rossy' Rahasimanana
      Duration: 4:42
    • 16:37
      Title: Hungarian Danse No.6
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:41
      Title: Fugata
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 4:01
    • 16:47
      Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Duration: 8:29
    • 16:50
      Title: He Shall Feed His Flock
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:39
    • 16:56
      Title: Birthday Preperations
      Performer(s): Tiersen, Yann
      Performer(s): Tiersen, Yann
      Duration: 2:46
    • 16:59
      Title: Sonata No. 2 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Rondeau. Allegretto
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Duration: 2:21
    • 17:02
      Title: Flute Concerto No.1 (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 9:10
    • 17:15
      Title: Here We Comea-Wassailing
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 2:35
    • 17:17
      Title: Suite No.3 In D Major (2nd Movement) Air
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:32
    • 17:25
      Title: Lux Aurumque (Light And Gold)
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric
      Duration: 4:29
    • 17:34
      Title: Fur Elise (Bagatelle No.25 In A Minor)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 3:49
    • 17:37
      Title: The Hen - La Gallina
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 3:03
    • 17:48
      Title: Shepherds Of Bethlehem
      Performer(s): Kastalsky,Alexander
      Performer(s): Kastalsky,Alexander
      Duration: 1:43
    • 17:52
      Title: Christmas Eve Reel
      Performer(s): Anon
      Performer(s): Anon
      Duration: 4:27
    • 17:58
      Title: Symphony No. 6 In D Minor Op. 104 - Movement I - Allegro Molto M
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 8:47
    • 18:07
      Title: Jesus Christ The Apple Tree
      Performer(s): Poston, Elizabeth
      Performer(s): Poston, Elizabeth
      Duration: 3:32
    • 18:11
      Title: Sicilienne
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 4:12
    • 18:16
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In A Minor Op. 33 (1st Movement) Allegro Non
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 6:01
    • 18:22
      Title: Maxixa
      Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin
      Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin
      Duration: 2:57
    • 18:25
      Title: Minute Waltz
      Performer(s): Chopin/O'Kun
      Performer(s): Chopin/O'Kun
      Duration: 2:22
    • 18:27
      Title: Improvisations On Christmas Carols - Allegro (Ding Dong Merrily
      Performer(s): Kelly, Bryan
      Performer(s): Kelly, Bryan
      Duration: 2:41
    • 18:32
      Title: Sound The Bells!
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 3:03
    • 18:36
      Title: Symphony No.1 "Titan" (2nd Movement) Kraftig Bewegt
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 9:07
    • 18:44
      Title: Gelido In Ogni Vena (Da Capo Section)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 5:20
    • 18:50
      Title: Concierto Del Sur (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Ponce, Manuel
      Performer(s): Ponce, Manuel
      Duration: 5:50
    • 18:56
      Title: Jingle Bells
      Performer(s): Pierpont, James
      Performer(s): Pierpont, James
      Duration: 4:58
    • 18:58
      Title: Trasna Na Dtonnta
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 1:42
    • 19:00
      Title: Christmas Day In The Morning
      Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Connor/Ní Uallachain
      Performer(s): Trad Arr O'Connor/Ní Uallachain
      Duration: 2:38

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