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 Thursday 19 June 2014


    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

    Culture File - London's Chewing Gum Man

    The Chewing Gum Man is a London street artist whose work involves "illuminating" discarded gum. Now he's created a chewing gum trail to the very doors of Tate Modern.

    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: Ballet Music From Peter And Paul Cockaigne - Gluckspilze-Gavotte
      Composer: Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin
      Album: Franz Lehar - Suites and Dances, DeutschlandRadio, 9997612
      Duration: 1:57
    • 16:03
      Title: Anvil Chorus -- Il Trovatore
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Slovak Philharmonic Choir
      Album: Your Lunchtime Choice ~~ G396302, HNH International, CDLyric01
      Duration: 2:59
    • 16:08
      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
    • 16:13
      Title: Summer Afternoon - Idyll
      Composer: Coates, Eric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Concerto Orchestra
      Album: Eric Coates - 17 Orchestra Miniatures, ASV, CDWHL2107
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:19
      Title: Miniatures For String Orchestra No 2 Suliko Andante
      Composer: Sulchan Zinzadse
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Georgian Chamber Orchestra-Ingolstadt
      Album: Kartuli Musika Music From Georgia ~~ PDOB, Guild, gmcd7279
      Duration: 2:31
    • 16:23
      Title: Symphony No. 2 In D Major Op. 36 - Movement Iv - Allegro
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Beethoven: The Symphonies - Geirg Solti: Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Disk 1, Decca, 475 9090
      Duration: 6:35
    • 16:34
      Title: Overture : Il Re Pastore
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
      Album: Mozart Overtures (Recordno: 4779445), Deutsche Grammophon, 4779445
      Duration: 3:13
    • 16:38
      Title: Cello Sonata (4th Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Quirine Viersen (Cello)
      Performer(s): Quirine Viersen (Cello), Silke Avenhaus (Piano)
      Album: Quirine Viersen - Brahms / Hummel / Chopin, Etcetera, Ktc1243
      Duration: 6:09
    • 16:48
      Title: Why Not?
      Composer: Arkadi Serper
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bridge Ensemble
      Album: The Sunday Sessions (Recordno: Mpr206) ~~ G441309, MPR, Mpr206
      Duration: 3:11
    • 16:51
      Title: Mouvement From Images, Book 1
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)
      Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)
      Album: HughTinney: A Portrait, RTE lyric fm, CD142
      Duration: 3:28
    • 16:56
      Title: Symphony No.4 In A Major Op.90 "Italian" 2nd Movement Andante Con Moto
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Mendelssohn The Complete Symphonies (Recordno: 4782451) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782451
      Duration: 5:55
    • 17:04
      Title: Danza Espanola No.5
      Composer: Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Spanish Guitar Recital ~~ D361711, RCA, 74321680162
      Duration: 4:20
    • 17:10
      Title: Concerto For Two Clarinets And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Performer(s): Vlastimil Mares (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Vlastimil Mares (Clarinet), Jiri Hlavac (Clarinet), Prague Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Krommer, Supraphon, Su3748-2-031
      Duration: 4:52
    • 17:15
      Title: La Feria
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Juan Martin (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Juan Martin (Guitar), Abdul Salam Kheir (Oud); Chris Karan (Tabla); Rony Barrak (Darabuka); Stephen Dummer (Clarinet, Sax)
      Album: Musica Alhambra, Flamenco Vision, Fv04
      Duration: 2:56
    • 17:21
      Title: El Nino Judio
      Composer: Luna, Pablo
      Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Soprano), Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: For Eternity (Recordno: CD128) ~~ RTELyric fm CD128, RTE, CD128
      Duration: 5:18
    • 17:27
      Title: Allegro Appassionato, Op.43
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello)
      Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello), Cecile Licad (Piano)
      Album: Encores - as performed by Pablo Casals, Hyperion Records, CDA67831
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:33
      Title: Zivio! March
      Composer: Strauss, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: New Year's Concert ~~ G397603, Philips, 468999-2
      Duration: 3:13
    • 17:36
      Title: The Minstrel Boy -- Irish Suite
      Composer: Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): National Youth Orchestra Of Ireland
      Album: National Youth Orchestra of Ireland Under 18's - July 1999, NYOI, N/K
      Duration: 4:01
    • 17:50
      Title: The Gum-Suckers March
      Composer: Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Northern College Of Music Wind Orchestra
      Album: Grainger - Works for Wind Orchestra, CHANDOS, CHAN9549
      Duration: 3:51
    • 17:56
      Title: Grand Septet In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Finale: Allegro Con Spirito
      Composer: Berwald, Franz
      Performer(s): Susan Tomes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Susan Tomes (Piano), The Gaudier Ensemble
      Album: Berwald: Chamber Music - The Gaudier Ensemble - Susan Tomes - Disk 1, Hyperion, CDD22053
      Duration: 5:42
    • 18:04
      Title: Italian Serenade
      Composer: Wolf, Hugo
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Serenade (Recordno: Cdqs6112) ~~ G247014, Asv, Cdqs6112
      Duration: 7:48
    • 18:14
      Title: Suite For Two Guitars - Alman
      Composer: Lawes, Wlliam
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), John Williams (Guitar)
      Album: Together - Julian Bream, John Williams, BMG, 09026 61450 2
      Duration: 2:19
    • 18:18
      Title: String Quintet In D (1st Movement) Allegro Vivo
      Complete Work Name: String Quintet In D Op.39 G339
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Enrico Casazza, Isabella Longo (Violins), Alessandro Pandolfi (Viola), Luigi Puxeddu (Cello), Nicola Domeniconi, La Magnifica Comunita
      Album: Boccherini String Quintets Vol 8, Brilliant, 94002
      Duration: 7:54
    • 18:27
      Title: Gnossiennes (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): John Lenehan (Piano)
      Performer(s): John Lenehan (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdeasm003) ~~ D150503, Earthsounds, Cdeasm003
      Duration: 2:29
    • 18:33
      Title: Symphony No.5 In C Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Con Brio
      Complete Work Name: Symphony No.5 In C Minor Op.67
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bremen Chamber Philharmonic
      Album: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, Paavo Jarvi - Beethoven, RCA / Sony, 88697338352
      Duration: 6:57
    • 18:40
      Title: Die Forelle (The Trout) -- Die Forelle (The Trout)
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Janet Baker (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Janet Baker (Mezzo-Soprano), Richard Studt (Piano)
      Album: The Hmv Collection - Sampler - Disc 1, HMV, Hmv5722142
      Duration: 2:06
    • 18:42
      Title: Andante Festivo
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Favourite Encores (Recordno: CHAN6648), Chandos, CHAN6648
      Duration: 4:35
    • 18:47
      Title: Concerto For Two Violins (2nd Movement) Largo Ma Non Tanto
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Elizabeth Wallfisch (Violin)
      Performer(s): Elizabeth Wallfisch (Violin), Pavlo Beznosiuk (Violin), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment
      Album: Bach - Concertos For 1,2 And 3 Violins, Virgin Classics, Vc7593192
      Duration: 6:24
    • 18:56
      Title: In Happy Moments
      Composer: Wallace, William Vincent
      Performer(s): Ian Caddy (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Ian Caddy (Baritone), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Your Lunchtime Choice ~~ G396314, HNH International, CDLyric01
      Duration: 4:00

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