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 Monday 21 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- Isobel Nolan - The Weakened Eye of Day

    Irish artist, Isabel Nolan, on her solo show at IMMA, the Thomas Hardy inspired, The Weakened Eye of Day.

    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: Ritual Fire Dance
      Composer: Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: PCD924), IMP, PCD924
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:05
      Title: Piano Sonata No.1 In F Minor (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
      Album: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Op.2 - Maurizio Pollini ~~ D472401, Deutsche Grammophon
      Duration: 5:28
    • 16:11
      Title: Nachtwandler
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Felicity Lott (Sop)
      Performer(s): Felicity Lott (Sop), Graham Johnson (Pf)
      Album: Voices of the Night -- CDA66053, Hyperion, CDA66053
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:15
      Title: Fantasie For Bassoon And Orchestra (2nd Movement) - Variations Iii
      Composer: Kreutzer, Conradin
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Bassoon Concertos - Geoghegan / BBC Philharmonic /Noseda, Chandos Records, CHAN 10613
      Duration: 2:02
    • 16:17
      Title: Fantasie For Bassoon And Orchestra (3rd Movement) - Polacca
      Composer: Kreutzer, Conradin
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Bassoon Concertos - Geoghegan / BBC Philharmonic /Noseda, Chandos Records, CHAN 10613
      Duration: 3:03
    • 16:21
      Title: Suite No.2 In D Major "Water Music" (1st Movement) Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Suite No.2 In D Major "Water Music"
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: Handel Water Music - Suites, Seraphim Classics, 724357328821
      Duration: 2:07
    • 16:25
      Title: Arabian Dance
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Tchaikovsky Suites, 410 551-2
      Duration: 3:37
    • 16:32
      Title: Waltz In A Minor
      Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers
      Performer(s): Una Hunt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Una Hunt (Piano)
      Album: Fallen Leaves from an Irish Album - Una Hunt, RTÉ lyric fm, CD109
      Duration: 3:36
    • 16:36
      Title: Symphony No. 19 In D Major (1st Movement) Allegro Molto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Toronto Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 18-21 ~~ H843004, Naxos, 8.557657
      Duration: 5:16
    • 16:42
      Title: Rigaudon De Dardanus
      Composer: Rameau, Jean Philippe
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Adelphi Saxophone Quartet
      Album: Simply Four Saxophones (Recordno: 724357252720) ~~ G402601, Emi Classics, 724357252720
      Duration: 3:18
    • 16:46
      Title: Lux Aurumque (Light And Gold)
      Composer: Whitacre, Eric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Eric Whitacre Singers
      Album: Eric Whitacre : Light & Gold, Decca Records, 2743209
      Duration: 4:14
    • 16:51
      Title: In Jest Or Earnest
      Composer: Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Jack Liebeck (Violin)
      Performer(s): Jack Liebeck (Violin), Studio Orchestra
      Album: Jane Eyre - OST 2011, SONY, 88697852582
      Duration: 2:06
    • 16:54
      Title: Double Concerto For Violin, Cello & Orchestra In A Min Op. 102 (3rd Movement) Vivace Non Troppo
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Vln)
      Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Vln), Gautier Capucon (Cello), Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester
      Album: Brahms: Double Concerto - Clarinet Quintet, Virgin Classics, 00946 395147 2 4
      Duration: 8:39
    • 17:04
      Title: Au Fond Du Temple Saint (Duet From Pearl Fishers) -- The Pearl Fishers
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Alain Vanzo (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Alain Vanzo (Tenor), Guillermo Sarabia (Baritone), Orchestra Of The Paris Opera, Chorus Of The Paris Opera
      Album: Bizet: The Pearl Fishers (Recordno: 4721) ~~ C286907, EMI, 4721
      Duration: 3:27
    • 17:08
      Title: Overture To The Tsar's Bride - Allegro
      Composer: Rimsky-Korsakov
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic
      Album: Rimsky-Korsakov works for Orchestra, Chandos, Chan10424
      Duration: 6:26
    • 17:14
      Title: Summertime / A Woman Is A Sometime Thing -- Porgy And Bess Suite
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Liela Josephowitz (Violin)
      Performer(s): Liela Josephowitz (Violin), John Novacek (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 462948-2), Phillips, 462948-2
      Duration: 4:08
    • 17:20
      Title: Bassoon Concertino In B Flat
      Complete Work Name: Concertino In B Flat
      Composer: Haydn, Michael
      Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon), Manchester Camerata
      Album: Bassoon Concertos -- Cda67288 ~~ H691704, Hyperion, Cda67288
      Duration: 7:22
    • 17:35
      Title: Symphony No. 8 In D Minor - Movement Iv - Toccata (Moderato Maestoso)
      Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony, Symphony No. 8 - Vernon Handley, EMI, 7243 5 75309 2 7
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:50
      Title: Lyric Pieces (1st Movement) Sommerfugl
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
      Album: Grieg: Piano Sonata/Lyric Pieces - Leif Ove Andsnes (Recordno: VC759300), Virgin, VC759300
      Duration: 1:40
    • 17:54
      Title: Orfeo & Euridice - Sinfonia
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Catherine Malfitano
      Performer(s): Catherine Malfitano, London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Classic Hits 2 (Recordno: 3984208702) ~~ CDG03977, Erato Disques, 3984208702
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:58
      Title: Orfeo, Tu Dormi (Singing The Part Of Euridice)
      Composer: Sartorio, Antonio
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano), Venice Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Patricia Petibon - Rosso (Italian Baroque Arias), Deutsche Grammophon, 4778763
      Duration: 5:17
    • 18:04
      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
    • 18:16
      Title: L’Encouragement (6th Movement) - Valse
      Composer: Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar), Raymond Burley (Guitar)
      Album: Romantic Serenade: Duos by Sor & Mertz - John Feeley / Raymond Burley, Con Brio Records, CBR21043
      Duration: 3:52
    • 18:20
      Title: Fuego De Amor!
      Complete Work Name: Fuego De Amor!
      Composer: De Araujo, Juan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ex Cathedra Baroque Ensemble, Ex Cathedra Consort
      Album: Fire Burning in Snow -- CDA7600 ~~ PD LN, Hyperion, CDA7600
      Duration: 6:29
    • 18:27
      Title: Viva La Vida
      Composer: Goldenthal, Elliot
      Performer(s): Trio Marimberos
      Performer(s): Trio Marimberos
      Album: Frida (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture), UMG, 4741502
      Duration: 2:16
    • 18:33
      Title: Concierto Del Sur (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Ponce, Manuel
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Great Guitar Concertos, CBS, M2k44791
      Duration: 5:35
    • 18:40
      Title: Parlami D'Amore, Mariu
      Composer: Bixio/Neri
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Henry Mancini His Orchestra & Chorus
      Album: Luciano Pavarotti Henry Mancini - Mamma, Decca, 475 8387
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:43
      Title: The Waltzing Cat -- The Waltzing Cat
      Composer: Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Richard Hayman And His Orchestra
      Album: Leroy Anderson Orchestral Favourites, NAXOS, 8.559125
      Duration: 2:58
    • 18:48
      Title: Symphony No.7 - Come Un Sogno
      Composer: Rautavaara, Einojuhani
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Aurora Borealis - Magic Of The Mysterious North, Ondine, ODE 937-2
      Duration: 10:14

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