Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Liz is going to Wexford Festival Opera

    Davide Bartolucci, Filippo Fontana & Marie-Eve Munger in Don Bucefalo by Antonio Cagnoni Wexford Festival Opera 2014 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.

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 25 December 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Whatever about the brandy butter and cranberry sauce, don't forget the ideal accompaniment to your Christmas dinner as Liz Nolan presents some of her favourite Christmas music.

    Competition Time

    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

    • 16:00
      Title: Fanfare For The Common Man
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:30
    • 16:11
      Title: Lighting The Carols
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 2:09
    • 16:13
      Title: Games
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 1:57
    • 16:15
      Title: Bedtime(Dreaming)
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 3:03
    • 16:18
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In B Flat(3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:23
      Title: April
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 4:32
    • 16:28
      Title: Duet From Pearl Fishers: Au Fond Du Temple Saint
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 6:27
    • 16:37
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:40
      Title: Track 03
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:42
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:47
      Title: Lully Lulla Thou Little Tiny Child
      Performer(s): Leighton, Kenneth
      Performer(s): Leighton, Kenneth
      Duration: 3:13
    • 16:50
      Title: Tabhair Dom Do Laimh (Give Me Your Hand)
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:54
      Title: Rhapsody In Blue
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 16:42
    • 17:09
      Title: Griserie Ariette (Ah! Quel Diner Je Viens De Faire)
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 2:25
    • 17:11
      Title: Three American Dances - Cuban Feel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:15
      Title: Swan Lake - Mazurka
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 4:43
    • 17:20
      Title: Winter Fire And Snow
      Performer(s): Graham / Woods
      Performer(s): Graham / Woods
      Duration: 3:08
    • 17:23
      Title: Magic Hour
      Performer(s): Bunch, Kenji
      Performer(s): Bunch, Kenji
      Duration: 2:41
    • 17:26
      Title: Andante Festivo
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 5:20
    • 17:31
      Title: Beatles Concerto Grosso No. 4 - Here Comes The Sun
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Performer(s): Lennon/Mccartney
      Duration: 1:52
    • 17:33
      Title: A Modern Medieval Carol
      Performer(s): Mawby, Colin
      Performer(s): Mawby, Colin
      Duration: 2:39
    • 17:36
      Title: Symphony No. 9 In E Minor Op. 95 From The New World - Movement I
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 11:41
    • 17:48
      Title: Gold And Silver Waltz Op.79
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Duration: 8:10
    • 17:56
      Title: Suite Espanol - Canarios
      Performer(s): Sanz, Gaspar
      Performer(s): Sanz, Gaspar
      Duration: 3:25

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