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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Friday 11 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: Hearing Colours

    Playing purple, hearing green and other habits of the synesthesiac composer, Alexander Scriabin, with pianist, Ivan Illic

    Competition Time - Congratulations to our winner Veronica Kelly from Cork.

    This week Liz has the fantastic prize of two tickets to hear the Tallis Scholars in concert at the National Concert Hall as they open the 2014-15 Choral Series at the NCH on Thursday 6th November. The winner will also get complimentary overnight  accommodation for two people with B&B at the luxurious Shelbourne Hotel on St. Stephen’s Green on the night of the concert.

    Walton's Music for Schools Competition 2015

    The annual Waltons Music for Schools Competition is a national  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.

    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: Overture -- Orfeo Ed Eurydice
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:09
      Title: Jigg To The Above
      Performer(s): Harp Consort
      Performer(s): Harp Consort
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:13
      Title: String Quartet No.62 In C Major (Op.76 No.3) 'Emperor' (3rd Move
      Duration: 4:59
    • 16:22
      Title: Symphony No.8 In F (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Menuetto
      Duration: 4:47
    • 16:27
      Title: Les Illuminations For High Voice And String Orchestra - Antique
      Duration: 2:19
    • 16:40
      Title: Lux Aurumque (Light And Gold)
      Duration: 4:29
    • 16:44
      Title: The Floating Bed
      Duration: 1:44
    • 16:46
      Title: Memories Of Covent Garden - Waltz On English Popular Melodies Op
      Duration: 7:09
    • 16:55
      Title: Lippen Schweigen -- Merry Widow
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala
      Duration: 3:35
    • 16:59
      Title: Kiss
      Duration: 3:06
    • 17:05
      Title: Orchestral Suite No 1 In C Major Bwv 1066 (1st Movement) Ouvertu
      Performer(s): Monica Huggett (Violin)
      Performer(s): Monica Huggett (Violin)
      Duration: 5:57
    • 17:10
      Title: Piano Concerto No.23 In A (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)
      Duration: 7:06
    • 17:18
      Title: A Lenda Do Caboclo
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Duration: 3:26
    • 17:21
      Title: Printemps (Spring) - Modere
      Duration: 6:38
    • 17:33
      Title: El Pajarillo
      Performer(s): Rafael Ochoa (Venezuelan Harp)
      Performer(s): Rafael Ochoa (Venezuelan Harp)
      Duration: 4:20
    • 17:38
      Title: Canta Pe' Me
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor)
      Duration: 3:07
    • 17:53
      Title: Lustspiel-Ouverture, Op.38
      Duration: 6:44
    • 18:00
      Title: Ave Maria For Double Choir
      Duration: 5:03
    • 18:13
      Title: Cello Concerto (4th Movement)
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
      Duration: 2:19
    • 18:16
      Title: Scottish Fantasy (5th Movement)
      Performer(s): Anne Akiko Meyers (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne Akiko Meyers (Violin)
      Duration: 7:06
    • 18:24
      Title: Die Lorelei
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
      Duration: 6:37
    • 18:34
      Title: Prague Carnival
      Duration: 6:35
    • 18:42
      Title: Concerto Xi A 6 Con Quattro Violini Obligati In A - Ii. Allegro
      Duration: 5:41
    • 18:49
      Title: Gerne Will Ich Mich Bequemen
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Duration: 4:58
    • 18:54
      Title: As Far As Florence
      Duration: 4:19

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