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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 2 April 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: Noye's Fludde

    Pack your oilskins, there's a "fludde" a-coming! Benjamin Britten's opera for adult and children's voices, Noye's Fludde, breaks over Limerick.

    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

    • 16:26
      Title: Piano Trio No. 2 In E Minor Op. 92 - Movement Iv - Grazioso, Poc
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 4:36
    • 16:27
      Title: Le Papillon Et La Fleur
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 2:34
    • 16:33
      Title: Deuxieme Suite In B Minor (4th Movement) Courante
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 2:35
    • 16:37
      Title: Symphony No.5 - 4th Movement - Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 6:33
    • 16:44
      Title: Vergebliches Standchen
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 2:05
    • 16:47
      Title: Arrival: A View From Sea
      Performer(s): Curiale, Joseph
      Performer(s): Curiale, Joseph
      Duration: 3:28
    • 16:54
      Title: Serande For Tenor,Horn And Strngs (3rd Movement) Nocturne
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 4:03
    • 16:58
      Title: Fruhlingsstimmenwalzer
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 7:29
    • 17:08
      Title: Gymnopedie No.2
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Satie, Erik
      Duration: 3:34
    • 17:13
      Title: A Te O Cara (I Puritani)
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Bellini, Vincenzo
      Duration: 6:11
    • 17:19
      Title: Quintet In G Minor (4th Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Performer(s): Danzi, Franz
      Duration: 3:10
    • 17:23
      Title: The Little Train Of The Caipira
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 5:13
    • 17:28
      Title: Funiculi, Funicula
      Performer(s): Denza, Luigi
      Performer(s): Denza, Luigi
      Duration: 2:55
    • 17:33
      Title: Music For The Funeral Of Queen Mary - March And Canzona
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 3:46
    • 17:37
      Title: Lacrimosa: Requiem In D Min
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 3:54
    • 17:48
      Title: Voulez-Vous M'Épouser?
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 2:14
    • 17:53
      Title: Slavonic Dances Op. 46 - No. 4 In F Major - Tempo Di Minuetto
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 6:51
    • 18:01
      Title: Tamburino
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 1:37
    • 18:04
      Title: Par Les Rues Et Par Les Chemins (Iberia)
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 7:04
    • 18:12
      Title: Milonga Para Amar (Milonga For Loving)
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Duration: 3:57
    • 18:17
      Title: Symphony In E Flat Op6 No.2 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Duration: 6:25
    • 18:25
      Title: Ich Atmet' Einen Linden Duft
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 3:18
    • 18:28
      Title: I Don't Feel Alone Anymore
      Performer(s): Danna
      Performer(s): Danna
      Duration: 2:37
    • 18:34
      Title: Prayer Of St. Gregory
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Performer(s): Hovhaness, Alan
      Duration: 4:58
    • 18:39
      Title: America
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Performer(s): Simon, Paul
      Duration: 4:29
    • 18:43
      Title: Who Could Be Blue?
      Performer(s): Sondheim & Loesser
      Performer(s): Sondheim & Loesser
      Duration: 2:29
    • 18:47
      Title: Philou
      Performer(s): Praetorius, Michael
      Performer(s): Praetorius, Michael
      Duration: 3:13
    • 18:51
      Title: Serenade In E Flat Major For 13 Wind Instruments Op.7
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 9:18

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