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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 6 February 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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    Culture File - Lisa O'Neill

    A drowned piano and a lost folk hero, commemorated in song by Lisa O'Neill.

    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: Quatuor A Cordes No. 12 Op. 96 ?Americain? B.179 - Movement Iv -
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:33
    • 16:06
      Title: On The Town (Three Dance Episodes) Times Square: 1944
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 5:28
    • 16:12
      Title: A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
      Performer(s): Maschwitz/Sherwin
      Performer(s): Maschwitz/Sherwin
      Duration: 3:58
    • 16:17
      Title: Summer Dances - Movement Iii - Allegro Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 2:43
    • 16:21
      Title: Impromptu In G Flat Major Op.90 No.3
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 6:30
    • 16:57
      Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:02
      Title: Les Patineurs Op.183 (Skaters Waltz)
      Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile
      Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile
      Duration: 8:54
    • 17:11
      Title: Les Indes Galantes 1735 - Overture
      Performer(s): Rameau, Jean Philippe
      Performer(s): Rameau, Jean Philippe
      Duration: 4:30
    • 17:16
      Title: Komm Holder Lenz (Seasons;Spring)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:03
    • 17:23
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Carolan, Turlough O
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:24
      Title: Overture To La Locandiera - Allegro Assai
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Duration: 4:02
    • 17:33
      Title: Pno Son In C (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 7:17
    • 17:55
      Title: Lost Days
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Dun, Tan
      Duration: 2:25
    • 18:09
      Title: The Chorus Ost:Les Choristes
      Performer(s): Barratier/Coulais
      Performer(s): Barratier/Coulais
      Duration: 2:34
    • 18:12
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In G
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 4:10
    • 18:18
      Title: Variations On A Tyrolean Theme
      Performer(s): Arban, Jean-Baptiste
      Performer(s): Arban, Jean-Baptiste
      Duration: 4:32
    • 18:22
      Title: Polonaise (From Boris Godunov)
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:33
      Title: Perpetuum Mobile
      Performer(s): Novacek, Ottokar
      Performer(s): Novacek, Ottokar
      Duration: 3:07
    • 18:46
      Title: Why Do The Nations
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:09
    • 18:51
      Title: Concerto No. 11 In C Major G.573 (3rd Movement) Allegro Comodo
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 6:41
    • 18:58
      Title: Pno Son In C (3rd Movement) Rondo (Allegro)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:23

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