Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Liz is going to Wexford Festival Opera

    Davide Bartolucci, Filippo Fontana & Marie-Eve Munger in Don Bucefalo by Antonio Cagnoni Wexford Festival Opera 2014 On Wednesday 22nd October, we'll be broadcasting live from the foyer of Whites Hotel in the heart of Wexford. Liz will be getting backstage news and views from cast and crew members of the three main operas Salome, Silent Night and Don Bucefalo.

    Are you a regular at Wexford Festival Opera? Were you a volunteer at WFO? Liz would love about Festivals past. Email us your WFO memories.

    Culture File

    Culture file is our daily guide to the world of culture and the arts presented there by Luke Clancy. If you have an item that might be of interest to Luke or if you want to comment on something you heard on Culture File you can contact Luke by email. Culture File is a Soundsdoable production for RTÉ lyric fm.

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Friday 30 May 2014

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    Could a call to "Google that stuff" be the main imperative in contemporary art?

    Competition Time

    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

    • 16:01
      Title: Granada -- Not Available
      Composer: Lara, Agustin
      Performer(s): Pablo Hector Gama (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Pablo Hector Gama (Tenor), Stephen Carrillo (Tenor), Boston Pops Orchestra & Mariachi Cobre
      Album: The Latin Album ~~ G372003, RCA Victor, 09026637172
      Duration: 4:33
    • 16:06
      Title: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The East World / La Musica Notturna Delle Strade Di Madrid - Los Manolos
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Album: Masters and Commanders: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel, Telarc, CD-80682
      Duration: 3:32
    • 16:11
      Title: Organ Concerto No.2 Op 4 In B Flat (Iii) Spiritoso
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Alexander Weimann (Organ)
      Performer(s): Alexander Weimann (Organ), Academie Baroque De Montreal
      Album: Handel Gloria, ATMA, ACD22215
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:15
      Title: Symphony No.2 In D Major Op.73 (3rd Movement) Allegretto Grazioso - Presto Ma Non Assai
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic
      Album: Giulini in America Los Angeles Philharmonic (Recordno: 002894778840) ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894778840
      Duration: 5:45
    • 16:22
      Title: O Lola Ch'ai Di Latti La Cammisa
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Heroes and Villains - Opera's Leading Men ~~ CDC09847, Decca, 4782346
      Duration: 5:16
    • 16:28
      Title: El Diablo Suelto
      Composer: Fernandez, Heraclio
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), Alfonso Montes (Cuatro)
      Album: John Williams - El Diablo Suelto (Recordno: Sk60451), Sony, Sk60451
      Duration: 2:19
    • 16:34
      Title: The Beardless Boy
      Composer: Hammond, Philip
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Album: The Irish Piano, RTE lyric fm, CD138
      Duration: 3:09
    • 16:38
      Title: Frauenliebe Und Leben Op.42: I- Seit Ich Ihn Gesehen
      Complete Work Name: Frauenliebe Und Leben Op.42
      Performer(s): Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo)
      Performer(s): Irwin Gage (Piano)
      Album: Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben/ Dichterliebe, Deutsche Grammophon, 439 417-2
      Duration: 2:12
    • 16:41
      Title: Pur Ti Miro -- Not Available
      Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Romance Of The Violin, Sony, Sk87894
      Duration: 3:37
    • 16:45
      Title: Voulez-Vous M'Épouser?
      Composer: Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Album: Le Cinéma de Patrice Leconte, Play-Time, PL 2103061
      Duration: 1:59
    • 16:48
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances No.2 (3rd Movement) Andante Mosso
      Composer: Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances (Recordno: 8.553546), Naxos, 8.553546
      Duration: 5:47
    • 16:55
      Title: Tit Willow, Tit Willow, Tit Willow (Mikado)
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Geraint Evans (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Geraint Evans (Tenor), Pro Arte Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 62531) ~~ C120807, Emi, 62531
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:08
      Title: Der Hirt Auf Dem Felsen D965
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
      Album: On Wings of Song- Barbara Bonney, Teldec, 0630123402
      Duration: 11:35
    • 17:21
      Title: Overture -- Orfeo Ed Eurydice
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English Baroque Soloists
      Album: Glluck: Orfeo ed Eurydice, Philips, 434 093-2
      Duration: 3:00
    • 17:25
      Title: One Hand, One Heart
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Carel Kraayenhof (Bandoneon)
      Performer(s): Carel Kraayenhof (Bandoneon), Sexteto Canyengue
      Album: Street Tango (Recordno: 038367-2) ~~ G434712, Decca, 038367-2
      Duration: 2:54
    • 17:28
      Title: The Park -- The Park
      Composer: Jan A.P Kaczmarek
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Album: Finding neverland, Miramax
      Duration: 1:07
    • 17:33
      Title: C'Est Le Vent Betty
      Composer: Yared, Gabriel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Album: Betty Blue OST, Virgin, CDV 2396
      Duration: 4:16
    • 17:37
      Title: Windmills Of Your Mind
      Composer: Legrand, Michel
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Michel Legrand (Piano), London Studio Orchestra
      Album: Best Of Kiri Te Kanawa, Erato, 3984-26539-2
      Duration: 3:26
    • 17:50
      Title: String Quartet No.2 (3rd Movement) -- String Quartet No.2 "Company" (1983)
      Composer: Glass, Philip
      Performer(s): Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming (Violins)
      Performer(s): Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming (Violins), Eoin Schmidt Martin (Viola), Emma Denton (Cello)
      Album: Philip Glass String Quartets Nos. 1-4 - Carducci Quartet (Recordno: 8.559636), Naxos, 8.559636
      Duration: 1:38
    • 17:53
      Title: Symphony No.1 In C Major (3rd Movement) Menuetto: Allegro Molto E Vivace
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bremen Chamber Philharmonic
      Album: Beethoven: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen / Paavo Jarvi, RCA / Sony, 88697 338352
      Duration: 4:00
    • 17:59
      Title: Gnossiene 4
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Anne Queffélec (Piano)
      Performer(s): Anne Queffélec (Piano)
      Album: Satie & Compagnie (Recordno: MIR 189), Mirare, MIR 189
      Duration: 2:40
    • 18:03
      Title: Mein Sehnen, Mein Wahnen
      Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Matthias Georne
      Performer(s): Matthias Georne, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ladies Of The Swedish Radio Choir
      Album: The Romance of Korngold ~~ G383402, Deutsche Grammophon, 4618342
      Duration: 4:30
    • 18:08
      Title: Concerto No.3 In G Major Rv 310 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Monica Huggett (Violin)
      Performer(s): Monica Huggett (Violin), The Academy Of Ancient Music
      Album: L'Estro Armonica (Recordno: Not Available) ~~ H843110, Decca
      Duration: 2:15
    • 18:10
      Title: Three American Dances - Cuban Feel
      Composer: Schnyder, Daniel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble
      Album: The Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble plays the music of James Pugh and Daniel Schnyder, Signum Records, SIGCD504
      Duration: 3:22
    • 18:14
      Title: Six Feet Under: Theme
      Composer: Newman, Thomas
      Performer(s): Ilid Jones (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Ilid Jones (Oboe), London Music Works
      Album: The Film Music of Thomas Newman ~~ PD DB, Silva Screen, 1262
      Duration: 2:11
    • 18:23
      Title: Ave Maria -- Not Available
      Composer: Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony
      Album: Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Latin Motets, Hyperion, CDA67449
      Duration: 6:44
    • 18:37
      Title: Classical Symphony (Final Movement)
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Classical Graffiti
      Album: Classical Graffiti - making waves, Classical Graffiti, CGRCD1
      Duration: 4:36
    • 18:43
      Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor (2nd Movement) Andantino Simplice
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): John Browning (Piano)
      Performer(s): John Browning (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No.1 / Violin Concerto ~~ H703902, BMG, 09026639792
      Duration: 7:21
    • 18:51
      Title: Sea Fever -- Not Available
      Composer: Ireland, John
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
      Album: A Song in My Heart - Bryn Terfel ~~ CDA03584, Deutsche Grammophon, 4776686
      Duration: 2:23
    • 18:53
      Title: Beau Soir
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Brodsky Quartet
      Album: Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores, CHAN, CHAN10708
      Duration: 2:58
    • 18:56
      Title: Boum!
      Composer: Trenet, Charles
      Performer(s): Les Pommes De Ma Douche
      Performer(s): Les Pommes De Ma Douche, Les Pommes De Ma Douche
      Album: J'ai connu de vous... Monsieur Trénet, Harmonia Mundi, 2741267
      Duration: 3:49

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