Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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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 7 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 - Whistleblast Quartet

    Whistleblast Quartet's French horn player, Mary Curran on re-wiring the orchestral classics for the young music lover - who may not even know yet they're a young music lover.

    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: Suite No.2: Danse Baroque(Vivacissimo)
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 4:30
    • 16:13
      Title: In Paradisum
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 4:01
    • 16:16
      Title: Organ Concerto No.2 Op 4 In B Flat(3rd Movement) Spiritoso
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:21
      Title: Ombra Mai Fu
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:25
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:32
      Title: 12 Sonata Di Gravicembalo - Sonata No. 6 - Toccata In A Major -
      Performer(s): Paradies, Domenico
      Performer(s): Paradies, Domenico
      Duration: 2:58
    • 16:36
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole (2nd Movement) Scherzando
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 4:42
    • 16:41
      Title: Race To Resting Rock
      Performer(s): Newton Howard, James
      Performer(s): Newton Howard, James
      Duration: 1:31
    • 16:42
      Title: Down To The River To Pray
      Performer(s): Trad/Lawson
      Performer(s): Trad/Lawson
      Duration: 2:58
    • 16:46
      Title: Symphony No.1 'Afro-American' (3rd Movement) Animato
      Performer(s): Still, William Grant
      Performer(s): Still, William Grant
      Duration: 3:24
    • 16:51
      Title: Wind Quintet In C Major Op. 91 No. 1 - Movement Iii - Minuetto
      Performer(s): Reicha, Antoine
      Performer(s): Reicha, Antoine
      Duration: 7:04
    • 17:03
      Title: Symphony No. 9 In E Minor Op. 95 From The New World - Movement I
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 11:41
    • 17:09
      Title: Solveig's Song
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 5:09
    • 17:14
      Title: Little Serenade For String Orchestra - Adagio Cantabile
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Duration: 5:10
    • 17:21
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Ponce, Manuel
      Performer(s): Ponce, Manuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:27
      Title: Canten Dos Jilguerillos
      Performer(s): Escalada, Francisco
      Performer(s): Escalada, Francisco
      Duration: 2:33
    • 17:33
      Title: Le Coucou
      Performer(s): Daquin, Louis-Claude
      Performer(s): Daquin, Louis-Claude
      Duration: 2:23
    • 17:35
      Title: Symphony No.6 In F Major Op.68 "Pastoral" Lustiges Zusammensein
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:48
      Title: The Carnival Of The Animals (1st Movement) Introduction And Marc
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 2:36
    • 17:53
      Title: Pohadka (Fairy Tale) - Ii.
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): Janacek, Leos
      Duration: 4:23
    • 17:59
      Title: Dalla Sua Pace
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:35
    • 18:03
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 3:46
    • 18:11
      Title: They Cant Take That Away From Me
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:48
    • 18:17
      Title: Carmen Suite: Aragonaise
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 2:37
    • 18:21
      Title: Jupiter From The Planets
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 8:23
    • 18:32
      Title: Reflects Dans L'Eau
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:49
    • 18:38
      Title: Cumbees
      Performer(s): De Murcia, Santiago
      Performer(s): De Murcia, Santiago
      Duration: 3:17
    • 18:41
      Title: Voices Of Spring
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Performer(s): Moondog/Arr Mcgregor
      Duration: 3:08
    • 18:46
      Title: Octet From Strings In E Flat Major Op.20 (3rd Movement) Scherzo:
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:29
    • 18:50
      Title: Riddle Song From Fancies
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Performer(s): Rutter, John
      Duration: 3:31
    • 18:53
      Title: Oboe Concerto In E Flat
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 6:15

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