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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 5 March 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 - Ensemble Eriu

    Some describe Ensemble Eriu as a minimalist jazz-trad septet. But careful with the M-word around the band's Neil O'Loghlen and Jack Talty.

    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: Romeo And Juliet Ballet Op. 64 - Act 2, Scene 1 - No. 25 Dance W
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 2:17
    • 16:02
      Title: Danza De Jalisco
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:17
    • 16:06
      Title: There's Nothing Like A Dame
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar
      Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar
      Duration: 4:04
    • 16:11
      Title: Symphony In E Flat Op6 No.2 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Duration: 6:25
    • 16:17
      Title: Das Veilchen (Mozart)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:54
    • 16:21
      Title: Prelude In C Sharp Minor Op.3 No.2
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 5:20
    • 16:27
      Title: Love And Marigolds
      Performer(s): Mychael Danna
      Performer(s): Mychael Danna
      Album: Monsoon Wedding (Original Music Soundtrack)
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:33
      Title: Serenade For Strings In E Major - Scherzo Vivace
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:55
    • 16:46
      Title: Sinfonietta (1st Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 2:32
    • 16:50
      Title: Overture: Fidelio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 6:59
    • 16:58
      Title: Song To The Moon
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 6:14
    • 17:10
      Title: Mambo (Live Recording)
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Sondheim, Stephen
      Duration: 2:43
    • 17:13
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Jiminez
      Performer(s): Jiminez
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:17
      Title: Parla Piu Piano (Theme Of The Godfather)
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino / Kusik, Larry
      Performer(s): Rota, Nino / Kusik, Larry
      Duration: 3:39
    • 17:21
      Title: Concerto In F Major Op. 9/3 For Two Oboes And Strings - Movement
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:25
      Title: Track 02
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:33
      Title: Amistad - Dry Your Tears Afrika
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 3:55
    • 17:37
      Title: St Agnes And The Burning Train
      Performer(s): St Agnes Nokusha Kwe/Stimela
      Performer(s): St Agnes Nokusha Kwe/Stimela
      Duration: 2:59
    • 17:46
      Title: Peter's Peerie Boat (Jig)
      Performer(s): Anderson, Tom
      Performer(s): Anderson, Tom
      Duration: 4:06
    • 17:53
      Title: The Witch's Ride
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:59
      Title: Concerto No Iii - 3rd Movement - Rondo
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Rosetti, Antonio
      Duration: 5:48
    • 18:17
      Title: Key Concerto No.2 In E Maj (I)
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 6:19
    • 18:24
      Title: Il Bacio
      Performer(s): Arditi/Aldighieri
      Performer(s): Arditi/Aldighieri
      Duration: 4:21
    • 18:32
      Title: March For The Royal Society Of Musicians
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 4:38
    • 18:38
      Title: Ruhe Sanft, Mein Holdes Leben
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:49
    • 18:45
      Title: Tromba Lontana
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 4:34
    • 18:51
      Title: Rapsodie Espagnole. Feria. Assez Anime
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 6:37
    • 18:58
      Title: Can She Excuse
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 1:53

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