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    Friends of the National Concert Hall Competition

    If you love music  - then this is definatelyt the competition for you. We have three Season Friend of the National Concert Hall memberships worth €125 to give away. Friends of the National Concert Hall enjoy ticket discounts, priority booking, music courses, open rehearsals, tours and talks throughout the year.

    Plus the overall winner will get a pair of tickets to see Natalie Dessay on March 26th 2015 with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance courtesy of With Taste. After the concert, you can spend a €50 Gift Voucher in Music Box, The National Concert Hall music shop.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 6 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
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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

    • 16:02
      Title: Etude In G Flat Op.10 No.5 'Black Keys'
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Album: Your Hundred Best Piano Tunes II ~~ D2001, Decca, 436855-2
      Duration: 1:45
    • 16:02
      Title: Il Cuccu (The Cuckoo)
      Composer: Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Australian Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances/ The Birds (Recordno: 437 533-2), Deutsche Grammophon, 437 533-2
      Duration: 4:25
    • 16:08
      Title: L'Alba Separa Dalla Luce L'Ombra
      Composer: Tosti, Francesco Paolo
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Prague Philharmonia
      Album: The Singer and the Song - Various Artists ~~ CDA03873, Decca Records, 478 2360
      Duration: 2:58
    • 16:11
      Title: Symphony No.4 In A Major Op.90 "Italian" 2nd Movement Andante Con Moto
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Mendelssohn The Complete Symphonies (Recordno: 4782451) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782451
      Duration: 5:55
    • 16:18
      Title: The Harvest
      Composer: Morricone, Ennio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Music of Ennio Morricone, The Sunday Times
      Duration: 2:55
    • 16:22
      Title: Dido And Aeneas, Act Iii: Prelude
      Composer: Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): John Bowen (Tenor)
      Performer(s): John Bowen (Tenor), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment, Clare College Chapel Choir
      Album: Dido and Aeneas -- HMC 901683 ~~ PD LN, Harmonia Mundi, HMC 901683
      Duration: 1:33
    • 16:26
      Title: Waltz Of The Cornflowers And Poppies
      Composer: Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden
      Album: Midsummer Classics (Recordno: Radcd127) ~~ G325811, Global, Radcd127
      Duration: 1:37
    • 16:34
      Title: No.4 In C Sharp Minor Moderato
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)
      Album: Alfred Brendel Schubert Piano Works 1822 - 1828 ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782622
      Duration: 5:15
    • 16:46
      Title: Das Bandel K.441
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Julie Kaufmann / Hans Peter Blochwitz / Anton Scharinger, Munich Radio Orchestra
      Album: Amadeus the essential Mozart Collection CD2, Philips Classics, 4643122
      Duration: 3:32
    • 16:52
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro, Ma Non Tanto
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili
      Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Sibelius, Lindberg Violin Concertos, Sony Classical, 88697129362
      Duration: 7:36
    • 17:01
      Title: Je Romps La Chaine
      Composer: Gretry, André Ernest Modeste
      Performer(s): Sandrine Piau (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Sandrine Piau (Soprano), Les Paladins
      Album: Le Triomphe de l'Amour Sandrine Piau, naive, OP30532
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:08
      Title: Allegretto In Flat Major For Piano, Violin And Cello
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Grieg Trio
      Album: Grieg Trio: Beethoven & Kaipainen, Simax, PSC1165
      Duration: 5:34
    • 17:14
      Title: Double Flute Concerto In G (1st Movement) Allegro Ma Non Tanto
      Composer: Quantz, Johann Joachim
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Jed Wentz (Flute)/ Marion Moonen (Flute), Musica Antiqua Cologne
      Album: Concerti 'Per L'Orchestra Di Dresda', Archiv, 447644-2
      Duration: 5:07
    • 17:19
      Title: My Cozy Little Corner In The Ritz
      Composer: Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7542032), Emi, 7542032
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:23
      Title: Downton Abbey - The Suite
      Composer: Lunn, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Chamber Orchestra Of London
      Album: Downton Abbey - Original Music From The Television Series ~~ PD AR, Decca Records, 2781146
      Duration: 7:09
    • 17:33
      Title: Fairy Pipers
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra
      Album: Elgar: The Wand Of Youth And Nursery Suites ~~ G009105, Chandos, Chan8318
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:37
      Title: Zorbas Suite-Ballet Part Two - Scene 17 Hassapiko Dance
      Composer: Theodorakis, Mikis
      Performer(s): Ioanna Forti (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Ioanna Forti (Soprano), Orchestre Symphonique De Montreal, Choir Of The Symphony Orchestra Of Montreal
      Album: Theodorakis /Zorbas Ballet /Adagio /Carnaval, Decca, 4756130
      Duration: 3:09
    • 17:49
      Title: Le Petit Ane Blanc -- Not Available
      Composer: Ibert, Jacques
      Performer(s): Rachel Quinn (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rachel Quinn (Piano)
      Album: Mosaic - Rachel Quinn, Athene, FG CD1
      Duration: 2:05
    • 17:53
      Title: Guitar Quintet No.4 In D G448 (4th Movement) Fandango
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar), Bonnie Silver (Harpsichord)
      Album: Music for Guitar and Harpsichord (Recordno: 8937), Chandos, 8937
      Duration: 4:54
    • 18:13
      Title: Electric Counterpoint - Ii
      Composer: Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Pat Metheny (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pat Metheny (Guitar)
      Album: Steve Reich -Different Trains / Electric Counterpoint / Three movements, Nonesuch Records, 7559794512
      Duration: 3:21
    • 18:18
      Title: Cantantibus Organis
      Composer: Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Choir Of Westminster Cathedral
      Album: Palestrina: Missa Ecce Ego Joannes ~~ C708513, Hyperion, Cda67099
      Duration: 5:59
    • 18:25
      Title: Canzon No.17 A 8
      Composer: Picchi
      Performer(s): His Majesties Sagbutts And Cornetts
      Performer(s): His Majesties Sagbutts And Cornetts
      Album: The Floating City ~~ L804804, Hyperion, Cda67013
      Duration: 4:25
    • 18:33
      Title: Village Swallows
      Composer: Strauss, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: André Rieu - King of the Waltz, Philips, 522933-2
      Duration: 6:14
    • 18:40
      Title: The Blue Bird -- Not Available
      Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Janna Leith
      Performer(s): Janna Leith, National Chamber Choir Of Ireland
      Album: One Day Fine, RTE LyricFM, RTE CD131
      Duration: 3:28
    • 18:44
      Title: Reel Op15
      Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin)
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Una Hunt (Piano)
      Album: Irish Fantasy (Recordno: Ufhcd 004) ~~ H313112, Una Hunt, Ufhcd 004
      Duration: 2:21
    • 18:47
      Title: Double Concerto For Violin, Cello & Orchestra In A Min Op. 102 (3rd Movement) Vivace Non Troppo
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Vln)
      Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Vln), Gautier Capucon (Cello), Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester
      Album: Brahms: Double Concerto - Clarinet Quintet, Virgin Classics, 00946 395147 2 4
      Duration: 8:39
    • 18:56
      Title: Ganymed D544
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Christine Schafer (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Christine Schafer (Soprano), Graham Johnson (Piano)
      Album: Schubert: The Complete Songs. Vol.18, Hyperion, CDS44218
      Duration: 4:08

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