Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Carlow Garden Festival Competition

    From Wednesday to Friday this week, Liz will be running a competition for two nights B&B at Kilgraney House and Herb Gardens, Kilgraney, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow together with  tickets to Carol Klein’s workshop “Life in a Cottage Garden” at the Carlow Garden Festival on July 25th 2014 and a luxury Carlow food hamper. She will pick a winner of a Classic Drive goodie bag each day, with an overall winner on Friday winning this horticulturist's dream prize.

    The 2014 Carlow Garden Festival boasts a best ever line-up of garden personalities. Carol Klein of "Gardeners' World" will open the festival at a very special event on July 25th. Over 11 days, you can encounter an array of garden experts set amidst the magnificent gardens of Carlow. Kilgraney is a gracious Georgian country house overlooking the Barrow Valley and is just ninety minutes by car from Dublin. Surrounded by extensive gardens and granite stone courtyards filled with culinary, aromatic and medicinal plants, the property offers guests a memorable country house experience in a tranquil rural setting.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 9 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: TCD MPhil Composition Concert

    Arvo Pärt, Stravinsky, and more surprisingly, the films of Charlize Theron, are some of the influences at play in TCD's MPhil in Composition Graduate concert.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Short Ride In A Fast Machine
      Duration: 4:39
    • 16:05
      Title: Straw Hat Dance -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Duration: 2:18
    • 16:07
      Title: The Pilgrims Return (1st Movement) Homeward Bound
      Performer(s): Gerard Mcchrystal (Soprano Sax)
      Performer(s): Gerard Mcchrystal (Soprano Sax)
      Duration: 4:50
    • 16:13
      Title: It Ain't Necessarily So -- Porgy And Bess
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Baritone)
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:17
      Title: Oboe Concerto No.2 In B Flat Hwv 302a (1st Movement) Vivace
      Performer(s): Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
      Duration: 2:52
    • 16:21
      Title: He Was Despised
      Performer(s): Kathleen Ferrier (Contralto)
      Performer(s): Kathleen Ferrier (Contralto)
      Duration: 6:58
    • 16:38
      Title: Toccata From Symphony No.5 -- Symphony No.5 Op.42
      Performer(s): Peter Hurford (Organ)
      Performer(s): Peter Hurford (Organ)
      Duration: 6:35
    • 16:44
      Title: Namouna Suite No.2 Danse Des Esclaves
      Performer(s): Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
      Performer(s): Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
      Duration: 1:52
    • 16:47
      Title: Favole (2nd Movement) The Real Nightingale And The Mechanical On
      Duration: 4:27
    • 16:52
      Title: Soy Un Rayito De Luna
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:57
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In E Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegretto
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:04
      Title: Petite Valse Op.36
      Performer(s): Stephen Coombs (Piano)
      Performer(s): Stephen Coombs (Piano)
      Duration: 3:12
    • 17:07
      Title: Je Te Veux (Waltz) -- Not Available
      Performer(s): Felicity Lott (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Felicity Lott (Soprano)
      Duration: 4:29
    • 17:12
      Title: Der Schauspieldirektor: Overture
      Duration: 3:59
    • 17:16
      Title: Danse Profane
      Performer(s): Isabelle Moretti (Harp)
      Performer(s): Isabelle Moretti (Harp)
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:23
      Title: Violin Concerto In E Minor (3rd Movement) Andante -- Violin Conc
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
      Duration: 6:48
    • 17:33
      Title: Sinfonia No.3 (3rd Movement) Presto
      Duration: 3:13
    • 17:35
      Title: Floret Silva Nobilis
      Duration: 3:16
    • 17:46
      Title: Concerto In D Major - Arioso
      Duration: 3:00
    • 17:53
      Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre (4th Movement) Canario
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Duration: 4:53
    • 18:11
      Title: Nulla In Mundo Pax Sincera
      Performer(s): Magda Kalmar
      Performer(s): Magda Kalmar
      Duration: 5:23
    • 18:17
      Title: Stringmusic - Ii: Tango
      Performer(s): Anthony Marwood (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anthony Marwood (Violin)
      Duration: 5:20
    • 18:28
      Title: Sympathique
      Performer(s): Pink Martini
      Performer(s): Pink Martini
      Album: A Retrospective
      Duration: 3:05
    • 18:33
      Title: La Calinda -- La Calinda
      Duration: 4:22
    • 18:39
      Title: Brigg Fair
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:42
      Title: Sleeping Beauty - Pas D'Action (Rose Adagio) Act I
      Duration: 6:21
    • 18:50
      Title: Scaramouche - Iii. Brazileira
      Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaedonck (Clarinet
      Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaedonck (Clarinet
      Duration: 2:24
    • 18:52
      Title: Concerto For Harmonica And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Sigmund Groven (Harmonica)
      Performer(s): Sigmund Groven (Harmonica)
      Duration: 5:30
    • 18:57
      Title: The Tula Accordian
      Duration: 3:00

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