Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 24 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 - Ballerina Interrupted

    Reformed ballerina, Anna Furse, on the Royal Ballet in the 1960s, the Beatles White album and her Live Collision festival show, When We Were Birds.

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    RTÉ lyric fm’s Classic Drive Live with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra Studio 1, 12th December

    On Friday the 12th December from 5.30pm, Liz Nolan’s Classic Drive will broadcast live from Studio 1 in the RTE Radio Centre, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 in the company of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Finucane and she would love you to be there. Expect great orchestral and seasonal music from the masters including Tchaikovsky, Grieg and Prokofiev.

    Liz will also introduce some of the great new musical talent in Ireland. Rising stars soprano Jennifer Davis and tenor Patrick Hyland, and violinst Aoife Ní Bhríain will perform with the RTÉ NSO and talk to Liz about their plans for the future. Culture File’s Luke Clancy will present a live insight to the world of culture and the arts, and as usual Liz will have all the usual sport and traffic updates.

    To attend this free broadcast, simply email your name, contact details and number of tickets required to liz.lyricfm@rte.ie. The broadcast will run from 5.30-7.00pm and we will need you to be at the Radio Centre in RTÉ by 5.00pm.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Slavonic Dance No.1 In C Major
      Complete Work Name: Slavonic Dances Op.46
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classical Favourites ~~ G316405, Naxos, 8.554482-83
      Duration: 4:13
    • 16:05
      Title: Suite In B Minor: Overture
      Complete Work Name: Suite In B Minor For Trumpet, Strings And Continuo
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet), Jean-Francois Paillard Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Maurice Andre Edition Concertos 1 ~~, Erato, 256469572-2
      Duration: 7:39
    • 16:14
      Title: Four Quartets For Flute, Violin And Cello - Quartet In D Major K285 (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Complete Work Name: Four Quartets For Flute, Violin And Cello - Quartet In D Major K285
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Lisa Beznosiuk (Flute)
      Performer(s): Lisa Beznosiuk (Flute), Pavlo Beznosiuk (Violin), Tom Dunn (Viola), Ricahrd Tunnicliffe (Cello)
      Album: Mozart: Flute Quartets, Beethoven: Serenade, Avie, AV2108
      Duration: 2:34
    • 16:16
      Title: Chanson D'Amour
      Composer: Shanklin, Wayne
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): King's Singers
      Album: The King's Singers / Chanson d'Amour, BMG Classics, 09026614272
      Duration: 3:18
    • 16:21
      Title: Love In Murmansk
      Composer: Desplat
      Performer(s): Alexandre Desplat
      Performer(s): Alexandre Desplat
      Album: The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button, Concord Records, 0888072312319
      Duration: 3:50
    • 16:25
      Title: Signore, Ascolta -- Turandot
      Complete Work Name: Turandot
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Barbara Hendricks (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Turandot, Deutsche Grammophon, 410 645-2
      Duration: 2:47
    • 16:36
      Title: Symphony In B Flat (4th Movement) Allegro Assai
      Complete Work Name: Symphony In B Flat Op.18
      Composer: Clementi, Muzio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Mozart Players
      Album: Clementi: Two Symphonies Op.18 (Recordno: Chan9234) ~~ H406308, Chandos, Chan9234
      Duration: 4:02
    • 16:40
      Title: Huntsmen's Chorus
      Complete Work Name: Der Freischutz
      Composer: Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Slovak Philharmonic Choir
      Album: The A-Z of Opera (Recordno: 8.555037-38), Naxos, 8.555037-38
      Duration: 2:39
    • 16:43
      Title: Piano Trio No. 2 In F Minor (4th Movement) Allegro Molto
      Complete Work Name: Piano Trio No. 2 In F Minor
      Composer: Berwald, Franz
      Performer(s): Susan Tomes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Susan Tomes (Piano), The Gaudier Ensemble
      Album: Berwald: Chamber Music - The Gaudier Ensemble - Susan Tomes - Disk 1, Hyperion, CDD22053
      Duration: 1:33
    • 16:46
      Title: Sonata In G Minor For Viola Da Gamba Solo (2nd Movement) Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Sonata In G Minor Viola Da Gamba Solo Senza Basso Wko 155 No.2
      Composer: Abel, Carl Friedrich
      Performer(s): Susanne Heinrich (Viola Da Gamba)
      Performer(s): Susanne Heinrich (Viola Da Gamba)
      Album: Abel: Mr Abel's Fine Airs - Susanne Heinrich, Hyperion, CDA67628
      Duration: 2:49
    • 16:50
      Title: Symphony No.3 In F Major Op.90 (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Complete Work Name: Symphony No.3 In F Major Op.90
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Wiener Philharmoniker
      Album: Brahms Symphony No.3 Dvorak Synphony No.8 Wiener Philharmoniker Herbert Von Karajan, Decca, 4782661
      Duration: 9:49
    • 17:01
      Title: Mondnacht -- Mondnacht
      Complete Work Name: Mondnacht
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Christoph Prégardien (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Christoph Prégardien (Tenor), Ensemble Kontraste
      Album: Wanderer: Songs by Schumann, Killmayer & Mahler, Challenge Classics, CC72518
      Duration: 3:57
    • 17:05
      Title: Song Of India, From Sadko
      Complete Work Name: Sadko
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello)
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Encore: Julian Lloyd Webber ~~ G031612, Philips, 416698
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:10
      Title: Romeo And Juliet - The Montagues And Capulets
      Complete Work Name: Romeo And Juliet
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.3, Castle Communications PLC, MBSCD5173
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:14
      Title: Symphony No 1 In E Minor Op 39 - Iii Scherzo: Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Symphony No 1 In E Minor Op 39
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Danish National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Jean Sibelius Symphonies Complete, Brilliant Classics, 88671
      Duration: 5:48
    • 17:21
      Title: Sonata No. 1 For Violin And Piano In D Minor, Op. 75 I. Allegro Agitato
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Jeremy Denk (Piano)
      Album: French Impressions/Joshua Bell/Jeremy Dank, Sony Classical, 88697891822
      Duration: 6:58
    • 17:33
      Title: Quartet Opus 13 In A Minor - Movement Iii - Intermezzo, Allegretto Con Moto
      Complete Work Name: Quartet Opus 13 In A Minor
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Quatuor Mosaiques
      Performer(s): Quatuor Mosaiques
      Album: Felix Mendelssohn Quators Opus 12 & Opus 13, Auvidis France, astree e 8622
      Duration: 5:20
    • 17:38
      Title: Old Hungarian Dances - Lapockas Tanc
      Complete Work Name: Old Hungarian Dances
      Composer: Farkas, Ferenc
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Sarah Markham (Sop. Sax) Andrew Wilson (Alto Sax) Martin Kerrigan (Tenor/Sop Sax) Alex Mitchell (Baritone Sax), Adelphi Saxophone Quartet
      Album: Simply Four Saxophones, EMI Records Ltd, 724357252720
      Duration: 1:36
    • 17:48
      Title: Dance Of The Little Swans
      Complete Work Name: Swan Lake
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 5 69399 2), EMI, 5 69399 2
      Duration: 1:29
    • 17:54
      Title: Bojarenes Inntogsmarsj - Entry Of The Boyares
      Complete Work Name: Bojarenes Inntogsmarsj - Entry Of The Boyares
      Composer: Halvorsen, Johan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Kristiansand Blaseensemble
      Album: Over the Hills and Far Away ~~ CDG04558, Lindberg Lyd AS, 2L31
      Duration: 4:48
    • 18:00
      Title: Gretchen Am Spinnrade -- Gretchen Am Spinnrade
      Complete Work Name: Gretchen Am Spinnrade
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
      Album: A Lesson In Love, EMI Classics, 5099994853629
      Duration: 3:28
    • 18:03
      Title: Sicilienne -- Pelleas Et Melisande
      Complete Work Name: Pelleas Et Melisande
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello), Pascal Devoyon (Piano)
      Album: Faure: Cello Music (Recordno: Cda66325), Hyperion, Cda66325
      Duration: 3:49
    • 18:08
      Title: Suite No.2 In D Major "Water Music" (3rd Movement) Minuet
      Complete Work Name: Suite No.2 In D Major "Water Music"
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: Handel Water Music - Suites, Seraphim Classics, 724357328821
      Duration: 2:53
    • 18:11
      Title: Moto Perpetuo -- Not Available
      Composer: Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Bela Fleck (Banjo)
      Performer(s): Bela Fleck (Banjo), Edgar Meyer (Bass)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Sk89610) ~~ D365013, Sony Classical, Sk89610
      Duration: 3:44
    • 18:16
      Title: Thieving Magpie: Overture -- Thieving Magpie
      Complete Work Name: Thieving Magpie
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Classical Players
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdc7540912) ~~ G186705, EMI, Cdc7540912
      Duration: 9:26
    • 18:26
      Title: Tabu -- Tabu
      Complete Work Name: Tabu
      Composer: Lecuona, Margarita
      Performer(s): Luis Conte (Percussion)
      Performer(s): Luis Conte (Percussion), Kronos Quartet
      Album: Kronos Quartet - Nuevo, NONESUCH, 7559796492
      Duration: 3:12
    • 18:32
      Title: Concerto In B Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegro -- Concerto In B Flat Major, Rv 524
      Complete Work Name: Concerto In B Flat Major, Rv 524
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Vivaldi - Concertos for Two Violins, Archiv Produktion, 00289 477 7466 2
      Duration: 3:59
    • 18:37
      Title: Alma Redemptoris Mater
      Composer: Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): Julian Podger (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Julian Podger (Tenor), The Monteverdi Choir
      Album: Christmas Adagios ~~ CDC09632, Decca, 4685032
      Duration: 4:02
    • 18:41
      Title: Alleluia And Fugue For String Orchestra
      Complete Work Name: Alleluia And Fugue Op. 40b For String Orchestra
      Composer: Hovhaness, Alan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): I Fiamminghi: The Orchestra Of Flanders
      Album: The Divine Feminine (Recordno: CD80689), Telarc, CD80689
      Duration: 3:12
    • 18:45
      Title: Scheherazade - Iii. The Young Prince And The Young Princess
      Complete Work Name: Scheherazade Op.35
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Jan Damen (Violin)
      Performer(s): Jan Damen (Violin), Concertgebouw Orchestra
      Album: Great Conductors of the 20th Century - Eduard Van Beinum - CD2, IMG Artists, 724357594127
      Duration: 8:48
    • 18:54
      Title: Etude No.3 In G Sharp Minor (La Campanella)
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Album: Fur Elise (Recordno: 417751-2) ~~ D050407, Decca, 417751-2
      Duration: 5:07

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