Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 24 April 2014

Join Liz for her brand new show: Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes, Monday to Friday, 10am to 12pm.

Details of the new time slot are here.

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

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.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Slavonic Dance No.1 In C Major

Complete Work Name: Slavonic Dances Op.46

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Classical Favourites ~~ G316405 Naxos 8.554482-83

Duration: 4:13


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), Jean-Francois Paillard Chamber Orchestra

Album: Maurice Andre Edition Concertos 1 ~~ Erato 256469572-2

Duration: 7:39


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), Pavlo Beznosiuk (Violin), Tom Dunn (Viola), Ricahrd Tunnicliffe (Cello)

Album: Mozart: Flute Quartets, Beethoven: Serenade Avie AV2108

Duration: 2:34


Title: Chanson D'Amour

Composer: Shanklin, Wayne

Performer(s): King's Singers

Album: The King's Singers / Chanson d'Amour BMG Classics 09026614272

Duration: 3:18


Title: Love In Murmansk

Composer: Desplat

Performer(s): Alexandre Desplat

Album: The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button Concord Records 0888072312319

Duration: 3:50


Title: Signore, Ascolta -- Turandot

Complete Work Name: Turandot

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Vienna Philharmonic

Album: Turandot Deutsche Grammophon 410 645-2

Duration: 2:47


Title: Symphony In B Flat (4th Movement) Allegro Assai

Complete Work Name: Symphony In B Flat Op.18

Composer: Clementi, Muzio

Performer(s): London Mozart Players

Album: Clementi: Two Symphonies Op.18 (Recordno: Chan9234) ~~ H406308 Chandos Chan9234

Duration: 4:02


Title: Huntsmen's Chorus

Complete Work Name: Der Freischutz

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

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


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), The Gaudier Ensemble

Album: Berwald: Chamber Music - The Gaudier Ensemble - Susan Tomes - Disk 1 Hyperion CDD22053

Duration: 1:33


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)

Album: Abel: Mr Abel's Fine Airs - Susanne Heinrich Hyperion CDA67628

Duration: 2:49


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): Wiener Philharmoniker

Album: Brahms Symphony No.3 Dvorak Synphony No.8 Wiener Philharmoniker Herbert Von Karajan Decca 4782661

Duration: 9:49


Title: Mondnacht -- Mondnacht

Complete Work Name: Mondnacht

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Christoph Prégardien (Tenor), Ensemble Kontraste

Album: Wanderer: Songs by Schumann, Killmayer & Mahler Challenge Classics CC72518

Duration: 3:57


Title: Song Of India, From Sadko

Complete Work Name: Sadko

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Encore: Julian Lloyd Webber ~~ G031612 Philips 416698

Duration: 3:45


Title: Romeo And Juliet - The Montagues And Capulets

Complete Work Name: Romeo And Juliet

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.3 Castle Communications PLC MBSCD5173

Duration: 3:37


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): Danish National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Jean Sibelius Symphonies Complete Brilliant Classics 88671

Duration: 5:48


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), Jeremy Denk (Piano)

Album: French Impressions/Joshua Bell/Jeremy Dank Sony Classical 88697891822

Duration: 6:58


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

Album: Felix Mendelssohn Quators Opus 12 & Opus 13 Auvidis France astree e 8622

Duration: 5:20


Title: Old Hungarian Dances - Lapockas Tanc

Complete Work Name: Old Hungarian Dances

Composer: Farkas, Ferenc

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


Title: Dance Of The Little Swans

Complete Work Name: Swan Lake

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 5 69399 2) EMI 5 69399 2

Duration: 1:29


Title: Bojarenes Inntogsmarsj - Entry Of The Boyares

Complete Work Name: Bojarenes Inntogsmarsj - Entry Of The Boyares

Composer: Halvorsen, Johan

Performer(s): Kristiansand Blaseensemble

Album: Over the Hills and Far Away ~~ CDG04558 Lindberg Lyd AS 2L31

Duration: 4:48


Title: Gretchen Am Spinnrade -- Gretchen Am Spinnrade

Complete Work Name: Gretchen Am Spinnrade

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: A Lesson In Love EMI Classics 5099994853629

Duration: 3:28


Title: Sicilienne -- Pelleas Et Melisande

Complete Work Name: Pelleas Et Melisande

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello), Pascal Devoyon (Piano)

Album: Faure: Cello Music (Recordno: Cda66325) Hyperion Cda66325

Duration: 3:49


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): Berlin Philharmonic

Album: Handel Water Music - Suites Seraphim Classics 724357328821

Duration: 2:53


Title: Moto Perpetuo -- Not Available

Composer: Paganini, Nicolo

Performer(s): Bela Fleck (Banjo), Edgar Meyer (Bass)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Sk89610) ~~ D365013 Sony Classical Sk89610

Duration: 3:44


Title: Thieving Magpie: Overture -- Thieving Magpie

Complete Work Name: Thieving Magpie

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): London Classical Players

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdc7540912) ~~ G186705 EMI Cdc7540912

Duration: 9:26


Title: Tabu -- Tabu

Complete Work Name: Tabu

Composer: Lecuona, Margarita

Performer(s): Luis Conte (Percussion), Kronos Quartet

Album: Kronos Quartet - Nuevo NONESUCH 7559796492

Duration: 3:12


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), Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: Vivaldi - Concertos for Two Violins Archiv Produktion 00289 477 7466 2

Duration: 3:59


Title: Alma Redemptoris Mater

Composer: Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da

Performer(s): Julian Podger (Tenor), The Monteverdi Choir

Album: Christmas Adagios ~~ CDC09632 Decca 4685032

Duration: 4:02


Title: Alleluia And Fugue For String Orchestra

Complete Work Name: Alleluia And Fugue Op. 40b For String Orchestra

Composer: Hovhaness, Alan

Performer(s): I Fiamminghi: The Orchestra Of Flanders

Album: The Divine Feminine (Recordno: CD80689) Telarc CD80689

Duration: 3:12


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), Concertgebouw Orchestra

Album: Great Conductors of the 20th Century - Eduard Van Beinum - CD2 IMG Artists 724357594127

Duration: 8:48


Title: Etude No.3 In G Sharp Minor (La Campanella)

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)

Album: Fur Elise (Recordno: 417751-2) ~~ D050407 Decca 417751-2

Duration: 5:07



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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