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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 19 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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    Culture File: Ballymaloe Litfest

    Reigning World No 1chef, Noma's René Redzepi, on regaining the "world's best restaurant" title.

    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

    • 15:59
      Title: Waltz Op 8., No. 3
      Composer: Barrios, Augustin
      Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)
      Album: Intimate Barrios, Dorian Recordings, DOR93167
      Duration: 4:36
    • 16:01
      Title: Hamlet: Entr'acte (March)
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Romeo and Juliet, Chandos, CHAN9191
      Duration: 5:26
    • 16:07
      Title: Suspiros De Espana (Longing For Spain)
      Composer: Alonso, Antonio Alvarez
      Performer(s): Placido Domingo (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Placido Domingo (Tenor), Gallardo Del Rey, Orquesta De La Comunidad De Madrid
      Album: Pasion Espanola - Domingo / Del Rey / Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid / Roa, Deutsche Grammophon, 4776590
      Duration: 3:57
    • 16:16
      Title: Mazurka In B Minor Op.33/4
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
      Album: Nimbus Sampler 1986 (Recordno: NIM5062), Nimbus, NIM5062
      Duration: 4:11
    • 16:22
      Title: Four Cornish Dances - Andantino
      Composer: Arnold, Malcolm
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Queensland Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classical Chill CD 1, NAXOS, 8.520101
      Duration: 3:10
    • 16:26
      Title: Penguin Ballet Iii
      Composer: Westlake, Nigel
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: From Australia ~~ G269204, Sony, Sk53361
      Duration: 3:04
    • 16:34
      Title: Trumpet Voluntary -- The Prince Of Denmarks March
      Composer: Clarke, Jeremiah
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Peter Hurford (Organ), Michael Laird Brass Ensemble
      Album: The Sound ofThe Trumpet, Decca, 458 194 2
      Duration: 2:57
    • 16:38
      Title: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetee (Flower Song)
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Romantic Arias - Jonas Kaufmann, Marco Armiliato: Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Decca, 475 9966
      Duration: 4:20
    • 16:42
      Title: Sicilienne -- Pelleas Et Melisande
      Complete Work Name: Pelleas Et Melisande
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Faure: Orchestral Music ~~ G318419, Naxos, 8.553360
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:04
      Title: Ch'ella Mi Creda Libera E Lontana
      Complete Work Name: La Fanciulla Del West
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Tenor), Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
      Album: The Essential Puccini, DECCA, 444 555-2
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:11
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro Ma Non Tanto
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdc7497172), EMI, Cdc7497172
      Duration: 7:26
    • 17:18
      Title: Four Romantic Pieces, Op 75 (3rd Movement) - Allegro Appassionato
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Anthony Marwood (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anthony Marwood (Violin), Susan Tomes (Piano)
      Album: Dvorak: Music for violin & piano - Anthony Marwood / Susan Tomes, Helios Records, CDH55365
      Duration: 2:00
    • 17:22
      Title: Frais Minois
      Composer: Gabriel-Marie
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ladislav Stresnak (Trumpet), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava)
      Album: Les Succes De La Danse - French Ballroom Favourites, Marco Polo, 8.223801
      Duration: 3:25
    • 17:26
      Title: Couplets Des Baisers
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano), Chamber Orchestra Of Grenoble
      Album: Les Fantaisies de Patricia Petibon ~~ CDA03109, Virgin Classics, 7243 5 62295 2 5
      Duration: 2:52
    • 17:34
      Title: Pomp And Circumstance March No.1 -- Pomp And Circumstance Marches Op.39
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Marches, Sea Pictures, EMI, Cd-Cfp9004
      Duration: 6:05
    • 17:46
      Title: Dinner Waltz
      Composer: Grunfeld, Alfred
      Performer(s): Alfred Grunfeld (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alfred Grunfeld (Piano)
      Album: Welte-Mignon Piano Rolls / Piano rolls 1905-1927 recorded on a restored Steinway-Welte, Naxos, 8.110677
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:56
      Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga -- Rinaldo
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Danielle De Niese (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Danielle De Niese (Soprano), Les Arts Florissants
      Album: Handel Arias - Danielle de Niese / Les Arts Florissants / William Christie (Recordno: 4758746), Decca, 4758746
      Duration: 5:02
    • 18:02
      Title: Flute Concerto No.2 In D K314 (3rd Movement) -- Not Available
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Emmanuel Pahud (Flute)
      Performer(s): Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Mozart Flute Concertos, EMI, 9659372
      Duration: 5:17
    • 18:07
      Title: String Quartet No.3 In E Flat Major (4th Movement) Presto Agitato
      Complete Work Name: String Quartet No.3 In E Flat Major
      Composer: Arriaga, Juan Crisostomo
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cuarteto Casals
      Album: Arriaga: Cuartetos - Cuarteto Casals, Harmonia Mundi, HMI 987038
      Duration: 6:06
    • 18:14
      Title: Tropilla De Estrellas
      Composer: Lasala
      Performer(s): Bernarda Fink (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Bernarda Fink (Mezzo-Soprano), Marcos Fink (Bass-Baritone); Carmen Piazzini (Piano)
      Album: Canciones Argentinas (Recordno: HMC 901892) ~~ A343113, Harmonia Mundi, HMC 901892
      Duration: 2:48
    • 18:18
      Title: Concerto In D Minor (1st Movement) Allegro -- Concerto In D Minor Bwv 1052r
      Complete Work Name: Concerto In D Minor Bwv 1052r
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Avi Avital (Mandolin)
      Performer(s): Avi Avital (Mandolin), Kammerakademie Potsdam
      Album: Avi Avital - Bach, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 0092
      Duration: 7:22
    • 18:26
      Title: With Wand'ring Steps (Recorder Version)
      Composer: Pook, Jocelyn / Milton, John
      Performer(s): Andreas Scholl (Voice)
      Performer(s): Andreas Scholl (Voice), Pavlo Besnosiuk, Carolin Balding (Violins), Rachel Byrt (Viola), Richard Turncliff (Cello), The Baroque String Quartet
      Album: William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, Decca, 475 6367
      Duration: 2:40
    • 18:33
      Title: Symphony No. 19 In D Major (1st Movement) Allegro Molto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Toronto Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 18-21 ~~ H843004, Naxos, 8.557657
      Duration: 5:16
    • 18:39
      Title: Mir Ist So Wunderbar
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Juliane Banse
      Performer(s): Juliane Banse, Angela Denoke, Laszlo Polgar, Rainer Trost, Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: Fidelio (Recordno: 724355755520) ~~ C807806, EMI, 724355755520
      Duration: 3:34
    • 18:43
      Title: Intermezzo In D Minor For String Quintet
      Composer: Bruckner, Anton
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Raphael Ensemble
      Album: Bruckner String Quartet & Strauss Capriccio Sextet, Hyperion, Helios CDH55372
      Duration: 4:02
    • 18:49
      Title: Symphony No.7 - Come Un Sogno
      Composer: Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Aurora Borealis - Magic Of The Mysterious North, Ondine, ODE 937-2
      Duration: 10:14

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