Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Liz is going to Wexford Festival Opera

    On Wednesday 22nd October, we'll be broadcasting live from the foyer of Whites Hotel in the heart of Wexford. Liz will be getting backstage news and views from cast and crew members of the three main operas Salome, Silent Night and Don Bucefalo.

    Are you a regular at Wexford Festival Opera? Were you a volunteer at WFO? Liz would love about Festivals past. Email us your WFO memories.

    Culture File

    Culture file is our daily guide to the world of culture and the arts presented there by Luke Clancy. If you have an item that might be of interest to Luke or if you want to comment on something you heard on Culture File you can contact Luke by email. Culture File is a Soundsdoable production for RTÉ lyric fm.

    Podcast Culture File here

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 26 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: Catskill Mountain Music

    Felice brother, Simone, on life in the Catskill mountains, drumming hard and the hidden gifts of open heart surgery.

    Walton's Music for Schools Competition 2015

    The annual Waltons Music for Schools Competition is a national competition and celebration of music in Irish schools. The competition awards a total of €10,000 worth of vouchers for musical instruments, accessories, books, music technology or PA equipment from Waltons Music.

    Music groups from twelve Finalist schools will have the opportunity to perform before their peers and distinguished adjudicators in the National Concert Hall on Monday, 11 May 2015!

    To enter your primary or post-primary school in the 2015 Competition, please send, by Friday, 13 February 2015, an entry form, photo and video of a single piece or song, performed by an instrumental, vocal or mixed group from your school (maximum 45 performers), that in some way addresses the Competition theme of ‘Why Music’. It can be in any musical style or combination of styles – classical, popular, traditional, jazz, etc. – and can be performed by any combination of singers or instrumentalists you choose. Anything goes!

    Liz will announce the year’s twelve Finalist schools on Friday, 20 March 2015.

    More information and entry forms, here.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      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
    • 16:06
      Title: Quem Terra Pontus Sidera
      Performer(s): De Jerusalem, Ignacio
      Performer(s): De Jerusalem, Ignacio
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:10
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Ponce, Manuel
      Performer(s): Ponce, Manuel
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:16
      Title: Caprice Viennois, Op. 2
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz
      Duration: 4:37
    • 16:21
      Title: Scene And Waltz Of Snowflakes
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 6:20
    • 16:27
      Title: Mother
      Performer(s): Westlake, Nigel
      Performer(s): Westlake, Nigel
      Duration: 1:49
    • 16:33
      Title: Three Sonatas For Natural Trumpet - No. 52
      Performer(s): Real, Charamela (Anon.)
      Performer(s): Real, Charamela (Anon.)
      Duration: 2:27
    • 16:36
      Title: Di Rigori Armato Il Seno
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 3:26
    • 16:39
      Title: Festive Music From The Sleeping Beauty
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Performer(s): Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Duration: 3:12
    • 16:43
      Title: Girl With The Flaxen Hair
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 2:54
    • 16:54
      Title: Di Questa Cetra In Seno
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Duration: 5:28
    • 16:59
      Title: Brideshead Theme
      Performer(s): Burgon
      Performer(s): Burgon
      Duration: 2:18
    • 17:03
      Title: Swan Of Tuonela
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 7:49
    • 17:11
      Title: Five Negro Spirituals From 'A Child Of Our Time': I- Steal Away
      Performer(s): Tippett, Michael
      Performer(s): Tippett, Michael
      Duration: 3:04
    • 17:14
      Title: Track 11
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:18
      Title: Dance Of The Little Swans
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 1:44
    • 17:21
      Title: Symphony No.2 In D (3rd Movement) Scherzo (Allegro)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:40
    • 17:26
      Title: Nice Work If You Can Get It
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:05
    • 17:34
      Title: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetee (Flower Song)
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 4:35
    • 17:38
      Title: Trois Novelettes: No.3 In E Minor. Sur Un Theme De Manuel De Fal
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:48
    • 17:49
      Title: The Gammy Bird
      Performer(s): Christopher Young
      Performer(s): Christopher Young
      Duration: 2:35
    • 17:53
      Title: Track 10
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:07
      Title: Le Colibri
      Performer(s): Chausson, Ernest
      Performer(s): Chausson, Ernest
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:10
      Title: Sicilienne
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 4:12
    • 18:17
      Title: Die Fledermaus: Overture
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii
      Duration: 8:27
    • 18:25
      Title: Griserie Ariette (Ah! Quel Diner Je Viens De Faire)
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 2:25
    • 18:27
      Title: Three American Dances - Cuban Feel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Duration: 3:37
    • 18:33
      Title: An Ending (Ascent)
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:37
      Title: The Piano - The Heart Asks Pleasure First
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 3:24
    • 18:41
      Title: Valses Nobles Et Sentimentales - Ii: Assez Lent
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 3:22
    • 18:45
      Title: Fuggiam Gli Ardori Inospiti...
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 6:49
    • 18:53
      Title: Algerian Suite: French Military March
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 4:47
    • 18:57
      Title: The Pirate King
      Performer(s): Gilbert & Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert & Sullivan
      Duration: 2:33

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