Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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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 Friday 23 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: Rhubarb

    Rhubarb, rhubarb, rhubarb. With the pink stalks back in gardens and shops, we meet our favourite Scottish rhubarbophiles.

    TICKETS ALL GONE

    We're afraid that all the listener tickets for this have been applied for. We will have a reserve list so feel free to email in case we get any returns.

    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

    • 16:01
      Title: La Ragazza Col Vecchione
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Domenico Trimarchi
      Performer(s): Domenico Trimarchi, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Il mondo della luna:, Philips, 4324202
      Duration: 3:25
    • 16:05
      Title: Grand Galop Chromatique, S219
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Album: Jorge Bolet The Romantic Virtuoso (Recordno: 4782471) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782471
      Duration: 4:31
    • 16:12
      Title: Concerto For Violin, Strings And Continuo In B Flat (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Adrian Chandler (Violin)
      Performer(s): Adrian Chandler (Violin), La Serenissima
      Album: The Rise of the North Italian Concerto 1690-1740 Vol.2 - Antonio Vivaldi: Virtuouso Impresario, Avie, AV 2128
      Duration: 4:30
    • 16:17
      Title: They All Laughed
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Sharon Kam (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Sharon Kam (Clarinet)
      Album: American Classics - Sharon Kam, Warner Classics, 8573-88482-2
      Duration: 2:51
    • 16:22
      Title: Core 'Ngrato -- Cordiferro
      Composer: Cardillo, Salvatore
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), David And Frederico Alagna (Guitars)
      Album: Serenades ~~ A234620, EMI, 556426
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:26
      Title: A Gentleman's Honor
      Composer: Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philip Glass Ensemble
      Album: The Essential Philip Glass (Recordno: SK64133), Sony, SK64133
      Duration: 3:20
    • 16:33
      Title: Concerto No. 2 For Trumpet, Strings And Continuo In E Flat Major - Movement Iii - Allegro
      Composer: Hertel, Johann Wilhelm
      Performer(s): Marek Zvolanek (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Marek Zvolanek (Trumpet), Drahomira Pelantova (Harpsichord), New Prague Collegium
      Album: Baroque Trumpet Concertos - Marek Zvolanek, New Prague Collegium, Cube-Bohemia, CBCD 2529
      Duration: 3:04
    • 16:38
      Title: Through Gilded Trellises
      Composer: Walton, William
      Performer(s): Felicity Lott (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Felicity Lott (Soprano), Graham Johnson (Piano), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Richard Jackson (Baritone)
      Album: Espana - The Songmakers' Almanac - Ann Murray, Hyperion, SCD 9099
      Duration: 3:49
    • 16:43
      Title: Down By The Sally Gardens -- Down By The Sally Gardens
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), Julius Drake (Piano)
      Album: The English Songbook (Recordno: 724355683021) ~~ L818018, Emi Classics, 724355683021
      Duration: 2:33
    • 16:48
      Title: Triana -- Iberia
      Composer: Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Albeniz / de Falla: Iberia Suite / Three Cornered Hat - Philharmonia Orchestra, Chandos, CHAN8904
      Duration: 5:03
    • 16:54
      Title: La Danza -- Serati Musicali
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cara001) ~~ A293202, Cara, Cara001
      Duration: 3:10
    • 16:58
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.2 In F Major Bwv1047 - Allegro
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Guy Touvron (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Guy Touvron (Trumpet), Michae Copley (Recorder) Heinz Holliger (Oboe), I Musici
      Album: Essential Bach - 36 of his Greatest Masterpieces CD2, DECCA, 4664652
      Duration: 4:55
    • 17:04
      Title: Divertimento In D Major Presto
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Amadeus Quartet
      Album: Mozart The String Quartets, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778680
      Duration: 2:41
    • 17:07
      Title: Hereupon We're Both Agreed
      Composer: Gilbert / Sullivan
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Thomas Allen (Baritone), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: A Song in My Heart - Bryn Terfel ~~ CDA03585, Deutsche Grammophon, 4776686
      Duration: 1:46
    • 17:10
      Title: Symphony Concertante In B Flat Major - Movement I - Allegro
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Istvan Engl (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Istvan Engl (Oboe), Laszlo Baranyai (Bassoon), Igor Ozim (Violin), Zoltan Racz (Cello), Philharmonia Hungarica
      Album: Haydn: Symphonies 96 - 104 - Philharmonia Hungarica: Antal Dorati - Disk 2, Decca, 425 937-2
      Duration: 9:07
    • 17:23
      Title: Slavonic Dance -- Not Available
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Boston Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classic Yo-Yo (Recordno: SK89667) ~~ CDG03922, Sony Music Entertainment, SK89667
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:29
      Title: Die Forelle (The Trout) -- Not Available
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
      Album: On Wings of Song, Teldec, 0630-12340-2
      Duration: 2:17
    • 17:33
      Title: Tritsch-Tratsch Polka
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 423221) ~~ G093109, Deutsche Grammophon, 423221
      Duration: 2:33
    • 17:36
      Title: Harp Concerto In A - Rondo Allegretto -- Harp Concerto In A Major
      Composer: Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von
      Performer(s): Helga Storck (Harp)
      Performer(s): Helga Storck (Harp), Wuerttenberg Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Zyx, Cls4407
      Duration: 4:02
    • 17:48
      Title: Rhubarb And Ginger
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Niamh Ni Charra
      Performer(s): Niamh Ni Charra
      Album: On Da Thaobh, Imeartas Records, IMCD001
      Duration: 3:53
    • 17:55
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole (1st Movement) Allegro Non Troppo
      Composer: Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
      Performer(s): Alexandre Da Costa (Violin), Orquesta Sinfonica De Radio Television Espanola
      Album: Lalo - Symphonie Espagnole - Da Costa - Kalmar - OSRTVE ~~ PD OB, Warner Classics, 256465711-4
      Duration: 8:32
    • 18:04
      Title: The Marriage Of Figaro: Overture -- The Marriage Of Figaro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classical Favourites II / RTE National Symphony Orchestra, NAXOS, NSOFC212
      Duration: 4:36
    • 18:10
      Title: Tango Habanera Youkali (Tr Garlej)
      Composer: Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): David Fruhwirth (Violin)
      Performer(s): David Fruhwirth (Violin), Henri Sigfridsson (Piano)
      Album: Short Stories: A Collection of Romantic Violin Pieces, AVIE, AV0042
      Duration: 5:12
    • 18:19
      Title: It Ain't Necessarily So -- Porgy And Bess
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Juraj Bartos (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Juraj Bartos (Trumpet), Peter Breiner (Piano)
      Album: Gershwin for Trumpet, Naxos, 8.554302
      Duration: 4:54
    • 18:23
      Title: 12 Etudes Op.10 - Etude No.8 In F Major
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Luiza Borac (Piano)
      Performer(s): Luiza Borac (Piano)
      Album: Chopin Etudes and 6 Polish Songs (Tr. Liszt) - Luiza Borac, Avie Records, AV2161
      Duration: 2:36
    • 18:27
      Title: Hungarian Dance No.19 In B Minor -- Not Available
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Brahms: Hungarian Dances (Recordno: CHAN8885), Chandos, CHAN8885
      Duration: 2:21
    • 18:33
      Title: Dance Suite -- Dance Suite
      Composer: Seiber, Matyas
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello)
      Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello), Thoms Ades (Piano), Maggie Cole (Piano)
      Album: Cello World - Steven Isserlis, BMG, 09026 68928 2
      Duration: 4:15
    • 18:37
      Title: Gnossienne No. 5
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Pascal Roge (Piano)
      Performer(s): Pascal Roge (Piano)
      Album: Satie: 3 Gymnopedies and Other Piano Works - Pascal Roge, Decca, 410 220-2
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:44
      Title: Largo From Concerto No 5 In F Minor
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Angel Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Angel Romero (Guitar)
      Album: Breath - The Relaxing Baroque, Telarc, Cd80713
      Duration: 2:57
    • 18:47
      Title: Cello Concerto In A Major (2nd Movement)
      Composer: Leo, Leonardo
      Performer(s): Julius Berger (Cello)
      Performer(s): Julius Berger (Cello), Southwest German Chamber Orchestra Of Pforzheim
      Album: Leonardo Leo: Cello Concertos, Brilliant Classics, 93681
      Duration: 2:30
    • 18:51
      Title: Valse Triste -- Not Available
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): National Orchestra Of Sweden (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra)
      Album: Aurora Music of the Northern Lights ~~ CDG04131, Deutsche Grammophon, 471747-2
      Duration: 5:38
    • 18:57
      Title: Syrinx -- Not Available
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Gerard Mcchrystal (Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Gerard Mcchrystal (Saxophone)
      Album: Gerard McChrystal - Aria, First Hand Records, FHR 13
      Duration: 2:49

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