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 Monday 7 July 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 - The Mentalist

    Culture File looks into the eyes, the eyes, not around in the eyes, into the eyes...of mentalist, Shane Gillen.

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    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

    • 16:00
      Title: 8 Inventions (8th Movement) Diabolico
      Composer: Kabelac
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Les Percussions De Strasbourg
      Album: Les Percussions de Strasbourg, Philips, 420 233-3
      Duration: 1:43
    • 16:02
      Title: Tempest Suite No.1 - The Storm
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Aurora Borealis - Magic of The Mysterious North, ONDINE, ODE9372
      Duration: 4:00
    • 16:07
      Title: Der Holle Rache (Queen Of The Night Aria)
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Luciana Serra (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Luciana Serra (Soprano), Staatskapelle Dresden
      Album: The Number One Mozart Album ~~ CDG04562, Universal Classics & Jazz, 4769224
      Duration: 2:55
    • 16:10
      Title: Ride Of The Valkyries -- Die Walkure
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Holland
      Album: The Only Classical Album You'll Ever Need Vol. 2 -- 82876569652 ~~ CDG04300, BMG, 82876569652
      Duration: 4:01
    • 16:14
      Title: Allegro Appassionato Op.43
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello)
      Performer(s): Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello), Orla Mcdonagh (Piano)
      Album: Ailbhe McDonagh Its a Cello Thing -- Ailbhe McDonagh, Ailbhe McDonagh, Ailbhe McDonagh
      Duration: 4:18
    • 16:18
      Title: Ballet Of The Snowflakes (2nd Movement) Les Hirondelles Bleues
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Les Musciens Du Louvre
      Album: Offenbach Romantique ~~ CDH08579, Archiv, 4776403
      Duration: 1:21
    • 16:23
      Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves -- Not Available
      Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdc7472181934), EMI, Cdc7472181934
      Duration: 4:33
    • 16:28
      Title: Three Pieces From Musick’S Hand-Maid - Lilliburlero
      Composer: Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Simon Mayor (Mandolin)
      Performer(s): Simon Mayor (Mandolin)
      Album: Mandolin Moods - Simon Mayor - Disk 2, Universal, 465 744-2
      Duration: 2:14
    • 16:33
      Title: Gagliarda
      Composer: Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Australian Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances/ The Birds, Deutsche Grammophon, 437533-2
      Duration: 3:35
    • 16:37
      Title: Piano Sonata In A Minor. Op.42 D845 (3rd Movement0 Scherzo : Allegro Vivace - Trio : Un Poco Piu Lento
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)
      Album: Alfred Brendel Schubert Piano Works 1822 - 1828 ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782622
      Duration: 6:42
    • 16:45
      Title: Chansons Francaises: La Belle Se Sied Au Pied De La Tour
      Composer: Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New London Chamber Choir
      Album: Francis Poulenc: Secular Choral Music, HELIOS, CDH55179
      Duration: 1:58
    • 16:47
      Title: Concerto No Iii (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Rosetti, Antonio
      Performer(s): Kerry Turner (Horn)
      Performer(s): Kerry Turner (Horn), Sinfonietta Cracovia
      Album: Haydn, Rosetti, Turner and Vivaldi - Virtuoso Horn Duo, Msr Classics, Ms1181
      Duration: 5:33
    • 16:55
      Title: Never Mind The Why Or Wherefore
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Marion Studholme (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Marion Studholme (Soprano), Edmund Bohan (Tenor); Ian Wallace (Baritone), London Concert Orchestra
      Album: Gilbert and Sullivan Spectacular, Pickwick, PWK1157
      Duration: 2:32
    • 16:58
      Title: The Planets (4th Movement) Jupiter, The Bringer Of Jollity
      Composer: Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra, Manchester Chamber Choir
      Album: Holst: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2, CHANDOS Records, CHSA 5086
      Duration: 8:28
    • 17:08
      Title: Violin Sonata In A (1st Movement)
      Composer: Franck, Cesar
      Performer(s): Jacqueline Du Pré (Cello)
      Performer(s): Jacqueline Du Pré (Cello), Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
      Album: Jacquline Du Pre: A Cello Recital (Recordno: Hmv5731822) ~~ D307610, EMI, Hmv5731822
      Duration: 6:23
    • 17:15
      Title: Pie Jesu -- Requiem Op.48
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Arleen Auger (Soprano), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: The HMV Collection (Recordno: Hmv56802821888), EMI, Hmv56802821888
      Duration: 2:53
    • 17:18
      Title: Etude In C Sharp Minor Op. 2 No. 1
      Composer: Scriabin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
      Album: Vladimir Horowitz The Indespensible - Disk 2, BMG, 74321 63471 2
      Duration: 2:51
    • 17:22
      Title: Wedding Day At Troldhaugen -- Not Available
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Peer Gynt (Recordno: 8.550864) ~~ G377811, Naxos, 8.550864
      Duration: 6:03
    • 17:34
      Title: Grace Nugent
      Composer: Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh (Harp)
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh (Harp), Chris Newman (Guitar)
      Album: The Carolan Albums (Recordno: Obmcd06) ~~ R114319, Old Bridge, Obmcd06
      Duration: 2:02
    • 17:35
      Title: Concerto For Two Violins, Strings And Continuo In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin), Alexander Sitkovestsky (Violin), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Julia Fischer - Bach Concertos, Decca, 4780650
      Duration: 4:40
    • 17:47
      Title: Mariam Matrem Virginem
      Composer: Mcglynn, Michael
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Anuna
      Album: Anuna - Sanctus, Danu Records, Danu 025
      Duration: 3:49
    • 17:53
      Title: Sonata For Flute, Viola And Harp (3rd Movement) Finale
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Riona O Duinnin (Flute)
      Performer(s): Riona O Duinnin (Flute), Nancy Johnson (Viola), Geraldine O'Doherty (Harp)
      Album: Triocca - Trios for Flute, Viola and Harp, RTÉ lyric fm, CD122
      Duration: 5:04
    • 17:59
      Title: L'Estudiantina Waltz Op.191
      Composer: Waldteufel, Emile
      Performer(s): Max Rabinovitsj (Leader)
      Performer(s): Max Rabinovitsj (Leader), Gulbenkian Orchestra
      Album: Waldteufel: Skaters' Waltz / Les Patineurs ~~ G154709, Nimbus Records, NI5264
      Duration: 6:57
    • 18:08
      Title: Begin The Beguine -- Not Available
      Composer: Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Night And Day - Hampson Sings Porter ~~ C287801, Emi, Cdc7542032
      Duration: 6:55
    • 18:17
      Title: The Second Waltz
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: Forever Vienna, DECCA / UNIVERSAL, 5323879
      Duration: 3:43
    • 18:22
      Title: The Age Of Innocence - Theme
      Composer: Bernstein, Elmer
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Cinema Serenade - Itzhak Perlman - Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: John Williams, Sony Classical, SK 63005
      Duration: 4:10
    • 18:25
      Title: Les Barricades Mysterieuses
      Composer: Couperin, Francois Arr Michael Chapdelaine
      Performer(s): Tony Mcmanus (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Tony Mcmanus (Guitar)
      Album: Mysterious Boundaries, Greentrax Recordings, CDTRAX 376
      Duration: 2:48
    • 18:33
      Title: Concerto For Oboe, Bassoon, Strings And Continuo In G Major - Allegro Molto
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Alexander Weimann (Harpsichord), Academie Baroque De Montreal
      Album: Handel Gloria \ Suzie LeBlanc, ATMA Classique, ACD22215
      Duration: 3:22
    • 18:38
      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
    • 18:41
      Title: Vissi D'Arte
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Montserrat Caballe (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Montserrat Caballe (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdz7625201900), EMI, Cdz7625201900
      Duration: 3:33
    • 18:45
      Title: Oboe Concerto In B Flat: (I) Allegro Brioso
      Composer: Cimarosa, Domenico
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe), Ensemble Berlin
      Album: Bella Napoli, EMI, 5 14232 2
      Duration: 3:56
    • 18:49
      Title: Oboe Concerto In B Flat: (Ii) Andante Con Moto
      Composer: Cimarosa, Domenico
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe), Ensemble Berlin
      Album: Bella Napoli, EMI, 5 14232 2
      Duration: 2:23
    • 18:52
      Title: Oboe Concerto In B Flat: (Iii) Allegro Alla Francese
      Composer: Cimarosa, Domenico
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe), Ensemble Berlin
      Album: Bella Napoli, EMI, 5 14232 2
      Duration: 2:29
    • 18:54
      Title: Words Of The Sun
      Composer: Long, Zhou
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chanticleer
      Album: Chanticleer: Colors of Love, Teldec, 3984-24570-2
      Duration: 4:45

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