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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 19 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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    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: Laudamus Te
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:42
    • 16:02
      Title: Sonata A 5
      Performer(s): Albrici, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Albrici, Vincenzo
      Duration: 4:26
    • 16:07
      Title: Messiah: And The Glory...
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 2:59
    • 16:18
      Title: Ouvre Ton Coeur
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 3:02
    • 16:22
      Title: Carnavalito - Evocation - Joropo
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Performer(s): Anonymous
      Duration: 5:46
    • 16:34
      Title: The Tender Land - The Promise Of Living
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron / Everett, Horace (Erik Johns)
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron / Everett, Horace (Erik Johns)
      Duration: 5:55
    • 16:40
      Title: Oblivion
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:02
    • 16:45
      Title: Chopiniana (1st Movement) Polonaise
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 5:16
    • 16:52
      Title: Symphony No.5 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 8:54
    • 17:02
      Title: Povere, Rigoletto (Marullo, Rigoletto, Borsa, Ceprano, Paggio, C
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 3:35
    • 17:05
      Title: Hungarian March, From The Damnation Of Faust
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector
      Duration: 5:19
    • 17:12
      Title: Sonata In B Flat Major, D 960 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:25
    • 17:16
      Title: Kissing You
      Performer(s): Armstrong, Craig
      Performer(s): Armstrong, Craig
      Duration: 3:47
    • 17:21
      Title: Complainte De La Butte
      Performer(s): Van Parys
      Performer(s): Van Parys
      Duration: 3:22
    • 17:25
      Title: Gnossienne No.1
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:40
    • 17:33
      Title: Jeux D'Enfants: Galop
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 2:08
    • 17:35
      Title: Fugace From Music From Suite For Flute And Jazz Piano
      Performer(s): Bolling, Claude
      Performer(s): Bolling, Claude
      Duration: 4:37
    • 17:47
      Title: July - Murmuration
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Performer(s): Talbot, Joby
      Duration: 3:28
    • 17:52
      Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Waltz
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 4:30
    • 17:57
      Title: Funiculì, Funiculà
      Performer(s): Denza, Luigi
      Performer(s): Denza, Luigi
      Duration: 2:47
    • 18:02
      Title: Rossiniana - Capri E Taormina (Barcarola E Siciliana)
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioacchino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioacchino
      Duration: 6:52
    • 18:09
      Title: Oboe Concerto In F Major - Movement I - Allegro
      Performer(s): Ferlendis, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Ferlendis, Giuseppe
      Duration: 6:25
    • 18:17
      Title: Moto Perpetuo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Duration: 4:28
    • 18:21
      Title: Responsoria De Venerabili - Lauda Sion
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 2:16
    • 18:23
      Title: La Source
      Performer(s): Hasselmans, Alphonse
      Performer(s): Hasselmans, Alphonse
      Duration: 4:16
    • 18:28
      Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Finale
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 2:10
    • 18:32
      Title: Georgie
      Performer(s): Johnson, Emma
      Performer(s): Johnson, Emma
      Duration: 3:03
    • 18:36
      Title: Quando Men Vo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo
      Duration: 5:14
    • 18:41
      Title: Oh, Lady Be Good!
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 3:18

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