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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 Tuesday 10 June 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 - Dawn of Midi

    The piano trio gets a quantum makeover courtesy of Brooklyn outfit, Dawn of Midi.
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    Culture File - A Year of Festivals

    Festival time comes but 156 times a year for Mark Graham, raving connoisseur and author of A Year of Festivals in Ireland

    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

    • 16:00
      Title: Nachtshatten (Nightshade)- Polka Mazurka
      Composer: Strauss, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: The Strauss Album \ Christopher Warren-Green \ The Johann Strauss Orchestra, Sanctury Classics, WHL2157
      Duration: 3:49
    • 16:05
      Title: La Calinda -- Koanga
      Composer: Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Academy Martin In The Fields
      Performer(s): Academy Martin In The Fields
      Album: Delius Orchestral Works (Recordno: 421390), London, 421390
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:08
      Title: Chanson Boheme (Gypsy Song)
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Toulouse Capitole Orchestra
      Album: Carmen (Recordno: 5574342) ~~ C792502, EMI, 5574342
      Duration: 4:29
    • 16:14
      Title: Guitar Quintet In D (2nd Movement) Allegro Maestoso
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar), Bonnie Silver (Harpsichord)
      Album: Music for Guitar and Harpsichord (Recordno: Chan 8937), Chandos, Chan 8937
      Duration: 7:00
    • 16:22
      Title: Keyboard Sonata K260
      Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Enrico Pieranunzi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Enrico Pieranunzi (Piano)
      Album: Enrico Pieranunzi plays Domenico Scarlatti, CAM, PRM7812-2
      Duration: 4:03
    • 16:26
      Title: A Le Guancie De Rose
      Composer: Gabrieli, Andrea
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chamber Choir Of Europe
      Album: Cori Spezzati Venetian Polychoral Music ~~ PD OB, Brilliant Classics, 93689
      Duration: 3:26
    • 16:34
      Title: The March Of Siamese Children
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics, RTE lyric fm, CD129
      Duration: 3:37
    • 16:41
      Title: Symphony No. 100 In G Major Hob. I:100 ‘Military’ - Movement Iv - Finale: Presto
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
      Album: Haydn: Symphonies 68 and 93-104 - Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Disk 4, Warner Classics, 2564 63061-2
      Duration: 5:31
    • 16:47
      Title: Come Dolce A Me A Me Favelli
      Composer: Fromental Halevy, Jacques
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Ada Pesch (Violin), Orchestra La Scintilla
      Album: Maria - Cecilia Bartoli, Decca, 475 9077
      Duration: 4:38
    • 17:01
      Title: Polonaise From Eugene Onegin
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Academy Of St Cecilia
      Album: Tchaikovsky: Overtures And Fantasies, EMI, 094637006528
      Duration: 4:51
    • 17:07
      Title: Gretchen Am Spinnrade -- Gretchen Am Spinnrade
      Complete Work Name: Gretchen Am Spinnrade
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)
      Album: A Lesson In Love, EMI Classics, 5099994853629
      Duration: 3:28
    • 17:10
      Title: Sicilienne -- Sicilienne, Op. 78
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Albrecht Meyer (Oboe D'Amore)
      Performer(s): Albrecht Meyer (Oboe D'Amore), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Bonjour Paris - Albrecht Meyer, Decca Records, 478 2564
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:16
      Title: Maidens Dance
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Russian Dances (Recordno: CHAN6598) ~~ G323315, Chandos, CHAN6598
      Duration: 4:07
    • 17:21
      Title: Caprice No.1 In E
      Composer: Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Album: Paganini ~~ CDD03635, EMI, 724356723726
      Duration: 1:40
    • 17:23
      Title: Octet In B Flat Major - Allegro
      Composer: Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Consortium Classicum
      Album: Ignaz Pleyel: Blaserserenaden / Wind Serenades / Consortium Classicum, MDG, MDGL3460
      Duration: 5:09
    • 17:33
      Title: In Paradisum -- Requiem Op.48
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestre Révolutionnaire Et Romantique, Monteverdi Choir/ Salisbury Cathedral Boy Choristers
      Album: Fauré - Requiem, Philips, 438149-2
      Duration: 3:25
    • 17:37
      Title: Elizabethan Serenade -- Not Available
      Composer: Binge, Ronald
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: RTÉ Guide Lyric Summer Classics ~~ CDG04778, RTÉ lyric fm
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:48
      Title: The Gadfly - Folk Festival
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Moscow Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich Waltzes, Delos, DE3257
      Duration: 2:41
    • 18:02
      Title: Surabaya-Johnny -- Not Available
      Composer: Weill
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Soprano), North German Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Anne Sofie von Otter: In My Element, Deutsche Grammophon, 00289 477 7077
      Duration: 6:03
    • 18:08
      Title: Suite From The Threepenny Opera - Cannon Song
      Composer: Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Richard King (Horn) Steven Witser (Trombone) Craig Knox (Tuba), Centre City Brass Quintet - Anthony Dilorenzo / Geoffrey Hardcastle (Trumpet)
      Album: Kurt Weill from Berlin to Broadway, CHANDOS, CHAN9924
      Duration: 2:19
    • 18:11
      Title: English Suite No.6 (5th Movement) - Gavotte I And Ii
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Bach - Angela Hewitt (Recordno: CDS44422) ~~ CDD05144, Hyperion Records, CDS44422
      Duration: 4:29
    • 18:17
      Title: Danse Slave
      Composer: Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: RTÉ) ~~ G432601, RTÉ Recording, RTÉ
      Duration: 5:36
    • 18:23
      Title: Spuntato Ecco
      Composer: Verdi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Atlanta Symphony Chorus
      Album: Verdi: Requiem And Operatic Choruses, Telarc, Cd-80152
      Duration: 5:16
    • 18:34
      Title: A King In New York - Mandolin Serenade
      Composer: Chaplin, Charlie
      Performer(s): Lucie Svehlova (Leader)
      Performer(s): Lucie Svehlova (Leader), Jaromir Klepac (Piano), Gareth Williams (Mandolin), Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Charlie Chaplin: The Essential Film Music Collection - Disk 1, Silva Screen, SILCD1198
      Duration: 3:47
    • 18:39
      Title: Tres Amores
      Composer: Hawes, Patrick
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Conventus
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 442888-2) ~~ G469812, Universal, 442888-2
      Duration: 3:08
    • 18:42
      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
    • 18:45
      Title: Spiegel Im Spiegel --
      Composer: Part, Arvo
      Performer(s): Kuniko Kato (Marimba And Bells)
      Performer(s): Kuniko Kato (Marimba And Bells)
      Album: Cantus Kuniko, Linn, CKD 432
      Duration: 10:24
    • 18:55
      Title: Adelina De Maya (2nd Movement)
      Composer: Curiale, Joseph
      Performer(s): Mike Miller (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Mike Miller (Guitar), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Awakening ~~ H618908, Black Box, BBM1050
      Duration: 5:01

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