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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 Friday 17 January 2014

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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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

    • 16:00
      Title: Ciaccona
      Performer(s): Falconiero, Andrea
      Performer(s): Falconiero, Andrea
      Duration: 2:07
    • 16:02
      Title: Intanto, Amici, Qua, Beviamone Un Bicchiere..Viva Il Vino (Brind
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:05
      Title: Track 04
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolai
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:09
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (3rd Movement) Menuetto
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 5:17
    • 16:15
      Title: Prelude In D Flat Major Op.28 No.15 'Raindrop Prelude'
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 5:14
    • 16:21
      Title: Concertogrosso In C (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 3:47
    • 16:24
      Title: Zadok The Priest
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 7:16
    • 16:33
      Title: Piano Concerto In G Major (Iii) Presto
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 4:15
    • 16:38
      Title: Le Papillon Et La Fleur
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 2:34
    • 16:41
      Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Waltz
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 4:30
    • 16:46
      Title: Dance Suite From Harpsichord Pieces By Francois Couperin - Movem
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 3:43
    • 16:50
      Title: Track 01
      Performer(s): Steffani, Agostino
      Performer(s): Steffani, Agostino
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:53
      Title: The Harvest
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio
      Duration: 3:10
    • 16:57
      Title: Symphony No.7 In A (2nd Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 7:59
    • 17:06
      Title: Nessun Dorma
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 4:41
    • 17:09
      Title: Musetta's Waltz
      Performer(s): Puccini, Arr. Hyman
      Performer(s): Puccini, Arr. Hyman
      Duration: 4:44
    • 17:14
      Title: String Quartet No.10 In E Flat Op.125 (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:37
    • 17:21
      Title: Overture : Cosi Fan Tutte, Ossia La Scuola Degli Amanti
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:54
    • 17:26
      Title: Hora Staccato
      Performer(s): Dinicu, Grigoras
      Performer(s): Dinicu, Grigoras
      Duration: 2:22
    • 17:32
      Title: Appalachian Morning
      Performer(s): Halley, Paul
      Performer(s): Halley, Paul
      Duration: 4:40
    • 17:37
      Title: O Paradis
      Performer(s): Meyerbeer, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Meyerbeer, Giacomo
      Duration: 3:29
    • 17:47
      Title: Sesame Street
      Performer(s): Raposa/ Hart/ Stone
      Performer(s): Raposa/ Hart/ Stone
      Duration: 3:10
    • 17:52
      Title: Bauern-Polka Op276 (Peasant Polka)
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Duration: 3:07
    • 17:56
      Title: Papillons
      Performer(s): Rosenthal, Moritz
      Performer(s): Rosenthal, Moritz
      Duration: 2:50
    • 18:00
      Title: Fantasia On A Theme By Thomas Tallis
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 16:44
    • 18:16
      Title: Octet In Bb Major - Allegro
      Performer(s): Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph
      Performer(s): Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph
      Duration: 5:24
    • 18:22
      Title: Riddle Song From Fancies
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Duration: 3:31
    • 18:25
      Title: Contemplation (Wie Melodien Zieht Es Mir)
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:35
    • 18:32
      Title: Hanacpachap Cussicuinin (Ritual, Lima 1631)
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:25
    • 18:42
      Title: Four Sea Interludes (2nd Movement) Sunday Morning
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 4:09
    • 18:47
      Title: Sexy Lady
      Performer(s): Moore, Ben
      Performer(s): Moore, Ben
      Duration: 5:25
    • 18:52
      Title: Boum!
      Performer(s): Trenet, Charles
      Performer(s): Trenet, Charles
      Duration: 4:04
    • 18:56
      Title: One Hand, One Heart
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 5:14

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