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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 Monday 7 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: Keralan Festival of New Year

    Put your best foot forward into Vishu, the Keralan Festival of New Year, with chef Saji Mathai of Dublin's Jaipur Restaurants.

    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

    • 16:01
      Title: Humoresques Op89 (3rd Movement) Alla Gavotta
      Performer(s): Ilya Gringolts (Violin)
      Performer(s): Ilya Gringolts (Violin)
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:05
      Title: Magnificat In D Major - Et Exsultavit Spiritus Meus
      Duration: 2:23
    • 16:07
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No.3 - Siciliana
      Performer(s): Angel Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Angel Romero (Guitar)
      Duration: 3:41
    • 16:24
      Title: Nana: Duermete, Nino, Duerme
      Performer(s): Montserrat Figueras (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Montserrat Figueras (Soprano)
      Duration: 4:44
    • 16:32
      Title: Fantasie-Impromptu In C Sharp Minor Op.66 - Allegro Agitato
      Performer(s): Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
      Performer(s): Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
      Duration: 5:48
    • 16:39
      Title: Dies Natalis (1st Movement) Intrada
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
      Duration: 5:05
    • 16:49
      Title: Die Walkure Prelude Act 1
      Duration: 3:57
    • 16:54
      Title: Feux Follets
      Performer(s): Boris Berezovsky
      Performer(s): Boris Berezovsky
      Duration: 3:38
    • 16:58
      Title: Posthorn Serenade In D Major Kv 320 (2nd Movement) Menuetto, All
      Duration: 4:26
    • 17:04
      Title: Roses Of Picardy
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
      Duration: 4:38
    • 17:15
      Title: English Folk Song Suite (1st Movement) March 'Seventeen Come Sun
      Duration: 3:23
    • 17:17
      Title: Libiamo Ne'lieti Calici -- La Traviata
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Duration: 3:24
    • 17:23
      Title: Morning -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46
      Duration: 4:17
    • 17:28
      Title: Das Wandern -- Die Schone Mullerin
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:33
      Title: Goldberg Variations, Aria With Diverse Variations Bwv 988 - Aria
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Duration: 4:25
    • 17:38
      Title: Pulcinella (1st Movement) Sinfonia (Overture). Allegro Moderato
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:48
      Title: Holy Manna
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:52
      Title: Walk To The Bunkhouse
      Duration: 3:15
    • 18:03
      Title: Meditation From Thais -- Thais
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano)
      Duration: 5:27
    • 18:09
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini - Variation 18 -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Gautier Capucon (Cello)
      Performer(s): Gautier Capucon (Cello)
      Duration: 4:02
    • 18:14
      Title: Entrada
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero
      Duration: 2:27
    • 18:17
      Title: Horn Concerto No. 2 In E Flat Major - Movement Iii - Rondo: Alle
      Performer(s): Peter Damm (Horn)
      Performer(s): Peter Damm (Horn)
      Duration: 5:48
    • 18:24
      Title: Petite Suite - Mazurka
      Duration: 4:18
    • 18:28
      Title: Tota Pulchra Es, Maria
      Duration: 2:44
    • 18:33
      Title: A Jazz Symphony
      Duration: 6:49
    • 18:41
      Title: Cordelia Brown
      Performer(s): Willard White (Bass)
      Performer(s): Willard White (Bass)
      Duration: 2:47
    • 18:44
      Title: Rialto Ripples
      Performer(s): Stefano Bollani (Piano)
      Performer(s): Stefano Bollani (Piano)
      Duration: 4:50
    • 18:49
      Title: Harp Concerto (1st Movement) Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp)
      Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp)
      Duration: 7:25
    • 18:56
      Title: Ridente La Calma
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Sop)
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Sop)
      Duration: 4:03

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