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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 Wednesday 8 January 2014

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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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    Ian Willis comes to bury the CD - and to praise it. He works with Naxos' classical streaming library, but also runs a CD shop.

    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

    • 16:00
      Title: Histoire Du Tango - Nightclub 1960
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 6:14
    • 16:06
      Title: Malaguena
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Elpidio / Galindo, Pedro
      Performer(s): Ramirez, Elpidio / Galindo, Pedro
      Duration: 4:18
    • 16:10
      Title: Suite No.1 - Passo Mezzo E Mascherada
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 4:20
    • 16:15
      Title: Italian Polka (Piano Duet)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 2:17
    • 16:17
      Title: Concerto For Horn And Orchestra(3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Duration: 3:47
    • 16:22
      Title: Concerto For Coloratura Soprano (2nd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Gliere, Reinhold
      Performer(s): Gliere, Reinhold
      Duration: 4:28
    • 16:27
      Title: Zdes'khorosho (How Fair This Spot)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 2:15
    • 16:33
      Title: Concerto Ix From La Cetra, Rv 530 (2nd Movement) - Largo E Spicc
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:22
    • 16:37
      Title: Occhi Del Alma Mia
      Performer(s): Orlando, Besard, Jean-Baptiste
      Performer(s): Orlando, Besard, Jean-Baptiste
      Duration: 5:44
    • 16:42
      Title: Serenade For Strings (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 3:26
    • 16:47
      Title: Track 12
      Performer(s): Pasculli, Antonio
      Performer(s): Pasculli, Antonio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:56
      Title: Seven Pieces For The Threepenny Opera - The Procurers Ballad
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 1:58
    • 16:58
      Title: Willkommen
      Performer(s): Kander/Ebb
      Performer(s): Kander/Ebb
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:03
      Title: Overture La Vie Parisienne
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 5:18
    • 17:09
      Title: Les Fleurs Et Les Arbres
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 2:23
    • 17:11
      Title: Pno Qrt In C Min (2nd Movement) Scherzo (Allegro Vivo)
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 5:26
    • 17:16
      Title: Umoja
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Performer(s): Coleman
      Duration: 3:11
    • 17:21
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In C
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:06
    • 17:23
      Title: Schafe Konnen Sicher Weiden
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:23
    • 17:33
      Title: Jota
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 3:52
    • 17:36
      Title: Le Matin D'Un Jour De Fete (Iberia)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 4:46
    • 17:48
      Title: An Die Musik D547
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:28
    • 17:53
      Title: Concerto No Iii - 3rd Movement - Rondo
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:59
      Title: William Tell: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 12:09
    • 18:12
      Title: Cinque, Dieci, Venti, Trenta (Act 1)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:50
    • 18:16
      Title: Ashokan Farewell
      Performer(s): Ungar, Jay
      Performer(s): Ungar, Jay
      Duration: 6:09
    • 18:22
      Title: Lonesome Man
      Performer(s): Bowles, Paul
      Performer(s): Bowles, Paul
      Duration: 1:38
    • 18:24
      Title: Rodeo (3rd Movement) Saturday Night Waltz
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:28
    • 18:32
      Title: Kitty Valse
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 2:39
    • 18:36
      Title: La, La, La... Chacun Le Sait, Chacun Le Dit
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Duration: 3:56
    • 18:39
      Title: Troubador Rag
      Performer(s): Scott, James
      Performer(s): Scott, James
      Duration: 4:44
    • 18:45
      Title: Adagio For Strings Op.11
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 10:02
    • 18:55
      Title: The President Jefferson Sunday Luncheon March
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Lerner, Alan Jay
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Lerner, Alan Jay
      Duration: 3:59

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