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 3 January 2014

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    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

    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: Concerto For Trombone - I. Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:03
      Title: Squilli, Echeggi La Tromba
      Performer(s): Verdi
      Performer(s): Verdi
      Duration: 3:09
    • 16:06
      Title: L'Arlesienne Suite No.2 (1st Movement) Pastorale
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet Georges
      Duration: 5:21
    • 16:13
      Title: Prelude In C Sharp Minor Op.3 No.2
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 5:20
    • 16:18
      Title: Sinfonietta (Iv) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:22
      Title: Slavonic Dances Op. 72 - No. 4 In D Flat Major - Dumka
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:46
    • 16:27
      Title: Der Gartner
      Performer(s): Wolf, Hugo
      Performer(s): Wolf, Hugo
      Duration: 1:46
    • 16:33
      Title: Danse Slave
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Duration: 5:51
    • 16:39
      Title: Ubi Caritas
      Performer(s): Durufle, Maurice
      Performer(s): Durufle, Maurice
      Duration: 2:51
    • 16:41
      Title: The Four Seasons: Winter
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:05
    • 16:45
      Title: Aeolian Suite (4th Movement) Toccata
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:49
      Title: Barber Of Seville: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 7:38
    • 17:03
      Title: Violin Sonata In A Major (1st Movement) Allegretto Ben Moderato
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Franck, Cesar
      Duration: 6:29
    • 17:10
      Title: Madeira M'Dear?
      Performer(s): Flanders & Swann
      Performer(s): Flanders & Swann
      Album: The Complete Flanders & Swann
      Duration: 4:12
    • 17:14
      Title: Don Quixote Suite: Ouverture
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 5:57
    • 17:21
      Title: Ye Spotted Snakes From Midsummer Night's Dream
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:13
    • 17:25
      Title: Dead Already
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Newman, Thomas
      Duration: 3:32

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