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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 5 May 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

    Competition Time

    Here is a treat for all fans of the outstanding British baritone, Sir Thomas Allen. Starting on Monday, we'll be offering a pair of tickets to seem him perform Schubert’s stunning accompanied by Joseph Middleton on piano at the National Concert Hall on Sunday 5th October at 3pm, in the first of the Sunday Matinée Series concerts. The prize also includes a two course meal for two at the Terrace Café on site, with a glass of Prosecco on arrival, and an overnight stay for two people at the award-winning Brooks Hotel, with breakfast the next morning.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Habañera
      Complete Work Name: Carmen
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Album: Best Loved Classics 6, EMI, 7625052
      Duration: 4:04
    • 16:07
      Title: Concerto De Aranjuez (1st Movement)
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Narciso Yepes (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Narciso Yepes (Guitar), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Rodrigo 6 Concertos, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 9999
      Duration: 6:09
    • 16:13
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor Rv 418 - Movement I - Allegro
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Jonathan Cohen (Cello)
      Performer(s): Jonathan Cohen (Cello), Robert King (Harpsichord), The King's Consort
      Album: Vivaldi: Cello Concertos - Jonathan Cohen - The King's Consort: Robert King, Hyperion, CDA67553
      Duration: 4:15
    • 16:19
      Title: 3 Preludes (1st Movement) Allegro -- Three Preludes
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Classic Kennedy (Recordno: 724355689023) ~~ D315407, Emi Classics, 724355689023
      Duration: 1:51
    • 16:20
      Title: Sonata No.3 In F (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Geminiani, Francesco
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Purcell Quartet
      Album: Geminiani: La Folia, Hyperion, Cda66264
      Duration: 3:23
    • 16:24
      Title: Fantasy In F Minor For Piano Duet (1st Movement) Allegro Molto Moderato
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Katia And Marielle Labeque (Piano)
      Performer(s): Katia And Marielle Labeque (Piano)
      Album: Schubert / Mozart: Katia Et Marielle Labeque, KML Recordings, KML 1117
      Duration: 5:05
    • 16:33
      Title: No.17 Panorama (Act 2)
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Russian National Orchestra
      Album: The Sleeping Beauty, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779788
      Duration: 3:24
    • 16:38
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Orchestra No. 3 In G Major K. 216 - Movement Iii - Rondeau. Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Anne-Sophie Mutter, Herbert Von Karajan - Complete Recordings On Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 7572
      Duration: 6:47
    • 16:47
      Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga -- Rinaldo
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano), Mostly Mozart Orchestra
      Album: Bach/Handel Arias, Delos, De3026
      Duration: 5:28
    • 16:54
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In D Minor Bwv 1052 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Great Piano Concertos - Vladimir Ashkenazy - Disk 5, Decca, 473 606-2
      Duration: 7:53
    • 17:02
      Title: Grand Canyon Suite - Sunrise
      Composer: Grofe, Ferde
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Boston Pops Orchetra
      Album: The Green Album - Boston Pops Orchestra - John Williams, Sony Classical, SK 48224
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:12
      Title: Tannhauser: Entry Of The Guests
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Choir And Orchestra Of The Berlin Opera
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 457071-2) ~~ C614510, Deutsche Grammophon, 457071-2
      Duration: 7:08
    • 17:22
      Title: Fanfare For The Common Man -- Not Available
      Composer: Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Brass Of Aquitaine And London
      Album: 25 TV Commercial Classics ~~ F109301, Asv, Cdqs6137
      Duration: 3:39
    • 17:27
      Title: Capriccio Espagnol (2nd Movement) Variazioni
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Arthur Pizarro, Vita Panma
      Performer(s): Arthur Pizarro, Vita Panma
      Album: Rinsky-Koraskov - Piano duos - Arthur Pizarro and Vita Panmariovaite, LINN Records, CKD293
      Duration: 4:18
    • 17:33
      Title: Water Music Suite In D/G (Menuet)
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English Concert
      Album: George Frideric Handel ~~ G032312, Archiv Produktion, 410-525-2
      Duration: 1:39
    • 17:36
      Title: Serenade For Strings In E (2nd Movement)
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: 100 Relaxing Classics (Recordno: CD5571), Castle Music Ltd, CD5571
      Duration: 6:17
    • 17:44
      Title: Tempest Suite No.1 - The Storm
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Aurora Borealis - Magic of The Mysterious North, ONDINE, ODE9372
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:49
      Title: Questa O Quella -- Rigoletto Act 1
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Orchestra Sinfonica De Milano Giuseppe Verdi
      Album: Rolando Villazon Tenor ~~ Not Available, Deursche Grammphon, 4778854
      Duration: 1:51
    • 17:51
      Title: Three Caprices For Clarinet Solo - Caprice 1
      Composer: Stadler, Anton
      Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet)
      Album: A Grand Duo - The Clarinet and the Early Romantic, Clarinet Classics, CC 0015
      Duration: 2:46
    • 17:55
      Title: Thieving Magpie: Overture -- Thieving Magpie
      Complete Work Name: Thieving Magpie
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Karajan Gold (Recordno: 4777341), Deutsche Grammophon, 4777341
      Duration: 9:58
    • 18:07
      Title: Un Bel Di Vedremo -- Madame Butterfly
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Mirella Freni (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Mirella Freni (Soprano), Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Madame Butterfly (Recordno: 0028948026340), Deutsche Grammophon, 0028948026340
      Duration: 4:59
    • 18:14
      Title: Japanese Suite (6th Movement) Finale - Dance Of The Wolves
      Composer: Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra, Manchester Chamber Choir
      Album: Holst: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2, CHANDOS Records, CHSA 5086
      Duration: 1:53
    • 18:17
      Title: Nimrod
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Elgar (Recordno: Sk76529), CBS, Sk76529
      Duration: 3:30
    • 18:22
      Title: Mississippi Suite (2nd Movement) Huckleberry Finn
      Composer: Grofe, Ferde
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Grofé: Grand Canyon Suite, Naxos, 8 559007
      Duration: 2:21
    • 18:24
      Title: Simple Gifts -- Not Available
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of Temple Square, Mormon Tabernacle Choir
      Album: The Sound of Glory, Telarc, Cd-80579
      Duration: 3:08
    • 18:28
      Title: I'M Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar
      Performer(s): Mitzi Gaynor (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Mitzi Gaynor (Vocal), Alfred Newman & His Orchestra, The Ken Darby Singers
      Album: South Pacific - Original Soundtrack Recording ~~ Not Available, RCA, ND83681
      Duration: 2:54
    • 18:42
      Title: Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor (1st Movement) Adagio Sostenuto -- Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor Op.27 No.2 "Moonlight"
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Yundi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Yundi (Piano)
      Album: Beethoven : Pathetique/Moonlight/Appasionata : Yundi, Deutsche Grammophon, 4765049
      Duration: 7:05
    • 18:49
      Title: Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor (2nd Movement) Allegretto -- Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor Op.27 No.2 "Moonlight"
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Yundi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Yundi (Piano)
      Album: Beethoven : Pathetique/Moonlight/Appasionata : Yundi, Deutsche Grammophon, 4765049
      Duration: 1:59
    • 18:51
      Title: Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor (3rd Movement) Presto Agitato - Adagio - Presto Agitato
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Yundi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Yundi (Piano)
      Album: Beethoven : Pathetique/Moonlight/Appasionata : Yundi, Deutsche Grammophon, 4765049
      Duration: 6:50

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