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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 2 January 2014

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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

    • 16:09
      Title: Sinfonia Veneziana - Ii. Andantino Grazioso
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:14
      Title: Serenade No.2 (5th Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:01
    • 16:20
      Title: Gloire Immortelle (Soldiers' Chorus)
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 3:16
    • 16:23
      Title: Scherzo A La Russe
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:27
      Title: Trois Novelettes: No.1 In C. Modéré Sans Lenteur
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:37
    • 16:32
      Title: String Quartet In G Major (1st Movement) Allegro Con Spirito
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 5:59
    • 16:39
      Title: Winter (4 Seasons) (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:27
    • 16:41
      Title: Dime Que Si
      Performer(s): Alfonso Esparza Oteo / Alfonso Espriu Herrera
      Performer(s): Alfonso Esparza Oteo / Alfonso Espriu Herrera
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:46
      Title: Slavonic Dance Op.46. No.7 In C Minor
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:02
    • 16:51
      Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 3:25
    • 16:55
      Title: Papageno / Papagena Duet From The Magic Flute
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:41
    • 16:58
      Title: Moto Perpetuo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Duration: 4:28
    • 17:02
      Title: Beatus Vir
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 8:46
    • 17:11
      Title: Etudes D'Execution Transcendante S 139 No.10 In F Minor
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 4:48
    • 17:16
      Title: Habañera From Carmen
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:21
      Title: Piano Trio No.9 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:26
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G Bwv1007 (1st Movement) Prelude
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:33
      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
    • 17:43
      Title: Song To The Moon
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 6:14
    • 17:48
      Title: The Piano - The Heart Asks Pleasure First
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 3:24
    • 17:53
      Title: Agiaco Cubano - Grand March
      Performer(s): Bull, Ole Bornemann
      Performer(s): Bull, Ole Bornemann
      Duration: 4:14
    • 17:58
      Title: O Terra Addio
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 4:57
    • 18:02
      Title: Cinema Paradiso - Love Theme
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:48
    • 18:06
      Title: Concerto For Guitar & Orchestra - Allegro Preciso
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 5:43
    • 18:12
      Title: Nixon In China: Landing Of The Spirit Of 76
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 2:43
    • 18:16
      Title: Jealousy (Jalousie)
      Performer(s): Gade, Jacob
      Performer(s): Gade, Jacob
      Duration: 3:53
    • 18:19
      Title: I Am Easily Assimilated (Old Lady's Tango)
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 4:15
    • 18:24
      Title: Harpsichord Suite In D Minor - Sarabande
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:20
    • 18:32
      Title: Hotel Danubio
      Performer(s): Mirabassi, Gabriele
      Performer(s): Mirabassi, Gabriele
      Duration: 4:19
    • 18:36
      Title: Meine Lippen Die Kussen So Heiss
      Performer(s): Lehar
      Performer(s): Lehar
      Duration: 4:23
    • 18:41
      Title: Scheherazade: Young Prince And Young Princess
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 10:36
    • 18:52
      Title: A Boy And A Girl
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Paz, Octavio
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Paz, Octavio
      Duration: 4:49
    • 18:56
      Title: Largo From Concerto No 5 In F Minor
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:12

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