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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 11 June 2014

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    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.

    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

    • 16:01
      Title: Waltz From Suite Of Three Pieces -- Suite De Trios Morceaux Op.116
      Complete Work Name: Suite De Trios Morceaux Op.116
      Composer: Godard, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Susan Milan (Flute)
      Performer(s): Susan Milan (Flute), City Of London Sinfonia
      Album: La Flute Enchantee, Chandos, Chan8840
      Duration: 4:16
    • 16:06
      Title: Nimrod
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: RTÉ Concert Orchestra / Robert Houlihan (Recordno: Not Available), RTÉ lyric fm
      Duration: 3:49
    • 16:09
      Title: Earth And Air And Rain Op 15 (2nd Movement)When I Set Out For Lyonesse
      Composer: Finzi, Gerald
      Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Clifford Benson (Piano)
      Album: Finzi Earth and Air and Rain - Five Song Cycles to words by Thomas Hardy ~~ CDA03766, Hyperion Records, CDD22070
      Duration: 2:07
    • 16:13
      Title: March From Love Of Three Oranges
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Lorin Maazel (Violin)
      Performer(s): Lorin Maazel (Violin), Barton Weber (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 09026684142) ~~ D277714, RCA Victor Red Seal, 09026684142
      Duration: 1:23
    • 16:15
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition - The Great Gate Of Kiev
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest / Maurice Ravel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Andre Previn - A Portrait (Recordno: 4651602), Universal Classics and Jazz, 4651602
      Duration: 6:09
    • 16:22
      Title: Kalinka -- Kalinka
      Composer: Folk
      Performer(s): Dimitri Hvorostovsky (Bass)
      Performer(s): Dimitri Hvorostovsky (Bass), Osipov Russian Folk Orchestra, Saint Petersburg Chamber Choir
      Album: Dimitri Hvorostovsky Portrait, Phillips, 4757643
      Duration: 4:02
    • 16:27
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini - Variation 18 -- Not Available
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Gautier Capucon (Cello)
      Performer(s): Gautier Capucon (Cello), Gabriela Montero (Piano)
      Album: Rhapsody, EMI/Virgin Classics
      Duration: 3:47
    • 16:34
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In Amin Rv500 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Klaus Thunemann (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Klaus Thunemann (Bassoon), I Musici
      Album: Antonio Vivaldi Bassoon Concertos ~~ H735913, Philips, 4752332
      Duration: 3:24
    • 16:41
      Title: La Demoiselle De Céret
      Composer: Garcia-Fons, Renaud
      Performer(s): Renaud García-Fons (Bowed Dbl Bass)
      Performer(s): Renaud García-Fons (Bowed Dbl Bass), Claire Antonini (Theorbo)
      Album: Méditerranées - Renaud García-Fons, Enja, ENJ-9563 2
      Duration: 1:36
    • 16:42
      Title: Donna Pos Vos Ay Chausida
      Composer: Anonymous
      Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Christopher Page (Medieval Lute)
      Album: The Spirit of England and France 2 - Gothic Voices, Helios, CDH55282
      Duration: 1:33
    • 16:46
      Title: Concerto In E Major Bwv 1053 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano)
      Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano), Marieke Blankestijn (Leader), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: J.S.Bach The Complete Keyboard Concertos (Recordno: 4782430), Decca, 4782430
      Duration: 6:29
    • 16:54
      Title: Symphony No. 96 In D Major Hob. I:96 ‘Le Miracle’ - Movement Iii - Menuetto: Allegretto
      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 2, Warner Classics, 2564 63061-2
      Duration: 4:56
    • 16:59
      Title: Waltz In D Flat Major, Op.64 No.1 "Minute"
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Album: Jorge Bolet The Romantic Virtuoso (Recordno: 4782471) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782471
      Duration: 1:57
    • 17:02
      Title: Barwick Green -- Not Available
      Composer: Arthur Wood
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Bristish Light Classics, 2564614382
      Duration: 3:19
    • 17:05
      Title: June Is Bustin' Out All Over -- Carousel
      Composer: Rodgers/Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel ((Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel ((Bass-Baritone), English Northern Philharmonia, Chorus Of Opera North
      Album: Something Wonderful - Bryn Terfel Sings Rodgers And Hammerstein ~~ C629906, Deutsche Grammophon, 449163-2
      Duration: 3:23
    • 17:09
      Title: Captains Courageous - Suite
      Composer: Waxman, Franz
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Album: Masters and Commanders - Cincinnati Pops Orchestra: Erich Kunzel, Telarc, CD-80682
      Duration: 5:39
    • 17:16
      Title: Concerto For Horn And Orchestra No.4 In E Flat Major (3rd Movement) Rondo. Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Alessio Allegrini (Horn)
      Performer(s): Alessio Allegrini (Horn), Orchestra Mozart
      Album: Mozart Horn Concertos (Recordno: 4778083), Deutsche Grammophon, 4778083
      Duration: 4:14
    • 17:22
      Title: Violin Concerto In E Minor (3rd Movement) Andante -- Violin Concerto In E Minor Op.64
      Complete Work Name: Violin Concerto In E Minor Op.64
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Hilary Hahn (Violin)
      Performer(s): Hilary Hahn (Violin), Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Hilary Hahn (Recordno: Sk89921) ~~ H694003, Sony, Sk89921
      Duration: 6:05
    • 17:34
      Title: Four Sea Interludes (2nd Movement) Sunday Morning
      Complete Work Name: Four Sea Interludes
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Best BBC Proms Album in the World Ever, BBC Music, 724384973124
      Duration: 3:54
    • 17:37
      Title: Les Illuminations For High Voice And String Orchestra - Antique
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia
      Album: Britten -Serenade / Les Illluminations / Nocturne, EMI Records, 724356589926
      Duration: 2:04
    • 17:48
      Title: Apple Seed Dance
      Composer: Yoshimatsu, Takashi
      Performer(s): Izumi Kimura (Piano)
      Performer(s): Izumi Kimura (Piano)
      Album: Asymmetry, Diatribe, 837 6549 8387 4
      Duration: 2:02
    • 17:52
      Title: Suite Of Irish Airs (5th Movement) - I'Ll Travel To Mount Nebo
      Composer: May, Frederick
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Frederick May: Sunlight & Shadow, RTE lyric fm, CD135
      Duration: 3:13
    • 17:57
      Title: Sonata Op.1 No.7 In C Minor (1st Movement) Grave
      Complete Work Name: Sonata Op.1 No.7 In C Minor
      Composer: Geminiani, Francesco
      Performer(s): Emilio Percan (Violin)
      Performer(s): Emilio Percan (Violin), Luca Quintavalle (Harpsichord) & Oriol Aymat Fuste (Cello)
      Album: Affetuoso, Onyx, Onyx 4099
      Duration: 2:15
    • 18:00
      Title: Stabat Mater: Stabat Mater Dolorosa
      Composer: Steffani, Agostino
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo), I Barocchisti
      Album: Agostino Steffani: Stabat Mater, Decca, 4785336
      Duration: 2:11
    • 18:04
      Title: Concierto Para Una Fiesta (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields
      Album: 50 x Guitar PD LM, Decca, 4786745
      Duration: 6:49
    • 18:12
      Title: Tromba Lontana -- Not Available
      Composer: Adams, John
      Performer(s): Jonathan Holland (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Jonathan Holland (Trumpet), Wesley Warren (Trumpet), City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Simon Rattle: American Music, EMI Classics, 50999 2 15014 2 5
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:18
      Title: Amapola
      Composer: Lacalle
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), David Galvez (Guitar), Shields Collins Bray (Piano)
      Album: The Tenor ~~ A352905, Decca, 4758418
      Duration: 4:27
    • 18:22
      Title: Segura Ele
      Composer: Pixinguinha
      Performer(s): Gabriele Mirabassi (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Gabriele Mirabassi (Clarinet), Luciano Biondini (Accordian); Michel Godard (Tuba)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Enj904412), Enja, Enj904412
      Duration: 2:03
    • 18:34
      Title: Clarinet Sonata In F Minor No.1 (4th Movement) Vivace
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Hans Christian Braein (Clar)
      Performer(s): Hans Christian Braein (Clar), Havard Gimse (Piano)
      Album: Brahms: The Complete Chamber Music with Clarinet - Hans Christian Braein - Disk 1, Simax, PSC 1259
      Duration: 5:04
    • 18:39
      Title: Jefferson
      Composer: Anonymous
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chanticleer
      Album: Our American Journey, Teldec, 0927485562
      Duration: 2:54
    • 18:42
      Title: Sinfonietta (1st Movement) Allegretto
      Composer: Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Bartok Miraculous Mandarin, Deutsche Grammophon, 445501-2
      Duration: 2:17
    • 18:45
      Title: Symphony No.5 In C Sharp Minor (4th Movement) Adagietto. Sehr Langsam
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Members Of The New York Philharmonic
      Album: Mahler: Symphony No.2, Sony Classical, 517494 2
      Duration: 11:23
    • 18:57
      Title: Falling In Love Again
      Composer: Friederich Hollander
      Performer(s): Marlene Dietrich (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Marlene Dietrich (Vocal), Victor Young's Orchestra
      Album: Marlene Dietrich - Naughty Lola: Original Recordings 1928-1941, Naxos Nostalgia, 8.120776
      Duration: 2:58

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