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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 14 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 - Animation - Her

    Irish 3D animation keyframe, David O'Reilly, on creating an imaginary potty-mouthed computer game for Spike Jonze's Her.

    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: One Hundred Easy Ways
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:37
    • 16:04
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:07
      Title: Pas D'Action From Sleeping Beauty, Opus66 Act 1
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 6:21
    • 16:15
      Title: Horn Concerto No.3 In D (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:18
    • 16:20
      Title: Ottone In Villa - Sinfonia In C Major - Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:07
    • 16:23
      Title: Loudly Let The Trumpet Bray (Iolanthe)
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 5:40
    • 16:32
      Title: Overture : Le Nozze Di Figaro
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:31
    • 16:37
      Title: Chanson D'Amour
      Performer(s): Shanklin, Wayne
      Performer(s): Shanklin, Wayne
      Duration: 3:33
    • 16:41
      Title: Love So Sincere/ Soave Sia Il Vento
      Performer(s): Mozart/Friesen, Eugene
      Performer(s): Mozart/Friesen, Eugene
      Duration: 4:10
    • 16:46
      Title: Symphony No.4 (4th Movement) Allegro Energico E Passioato - Piu
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 6:21
    • 16:53
      Title: Befreit
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:24
    • 16:59
      Title: Oboe Concerto In Dminor, Op. 9 No. 2 Adagio
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:04
      Title: True Romance
      Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans
      Performer(s): Zimmer, Hans
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:09
      Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Incidental Music Op.61 - No.3 Song W
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:19
    • 17:13
      Title: Barcarolle From The Tales Of Hoffmann
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 3:50
    • 17:17
      Title: I Don't Feel Alone Anymore
      Performer(s): Danna
      Performer(s): Danna
      Duration: 2:37
    • 17:21
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:20
    • 17:26
      Title: Etude In A Flat Op25/1
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 2:41
    • 17:33
      Title: La Vie En Rose
      Performer(s): Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Performer(s): Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Duration: 3:36
    • 17:36
      Title: The Market
      Performer(s): Robbins, Richard
      Performer(s): Robbins, Richard
      Duration: 2:33
    • 17:47
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Evans, Clayton, Hewson, Mullen
      Performer(s): Evans, Clayton, Hewson, Mullen
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:52
      Title: Why, No One To Love
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Foster, Stephen
      Duration: 3:36
    • 17:57
      Title: Carousel Waltz
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard
      Duration: 7:44
    • 18:05
      Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In C Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Sostenuto
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 12:46
    • 18:18
      Title: Three American Dances - Cuban Feel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Duration: 3:37
    • 18:22
      Title: Candide: Overture
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 4:33
    • 18:27
      Title: Who Could Be Blue?
      Performer(s): Sondheim & Loesser
      Performer(s): Sondheim & Loesser
      Duration: 2:29
    • 18:33
      Title: Carmen Suite (Schedrin) (5th Movement) Carmen's Entrance
      Performer(s): Shchedrin, Rodian
      Performer(s): Shchedrin, Rodian
      Duration: 3:24
    • 18:37
      Title: Vogliatemi Bene
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 7:30
    • 18:45
      Title: Roses From The South
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Duration: 8:29
    • 18:53
      Title: Alt-Wien
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Duration: 3:00
    • 18:56
      Title: Couplets Des Baisers
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 3:07

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