Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    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.

    Podcast Culture File here

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 29 July 2014

    Listen

    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
    Listen

    Culture File: The Golden Section

    The ancient glint of the golden section in music and painting, with artist, Maurice Quillinan.

    Wexford Opera Festival Competition

    Congratulations to Judith Doherty, Co. Donegal who won two tickets to Don Bucefalo by Antonio Cagnoni on Wednesday, 29 October 2014 at the internationally renowned Wexford Opera Festival.
    Overnight accommodation in the 4-star Ferrycarrig Hotel B&B    Dinner at Reeds Restaurant, the stunning river front restaurant at the Ferrycarrig. Complimentary glass of champagne at the interval
    Complimentary copy of the official 63rd Wexford Festival Opera Programme.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Impromptu In E Flat D899/2
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Dong-Hyek Lim (Piano)
      Performer(s): Dong-Hyek Lim (Piano)
      Album: Martha Argerich Presents Dony-Hyek Lim ~~ D368006, EMI, 724356793323
      Duration: 4:26
    • 16:05
      Title: Donna Diana: Overture
      Composer: Reznicek, Emil Nickolaus Von
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Symphony Nova Scotia
      Album: CBC Records Collection (Recordno: Smcdm99), CBC, Smcdm99
      Duration: 6:20
    • 16:12
      Title: Mamma, Quel Vino E Generoso
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi
      Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi, Maria Gracia Allegri, Fiorenza Cossotto, La Scala Orchestra Milan, La Scala Chorus Milan
      Album: Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana (Recordno: 4192572) ~~ C098504, Deutsche Grammophon, 4192572
      Duration: 6:18
    • 16:20
      Title: Andante For Oboe And Strings
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe), Ensemble Berlin
      Album: Bella Napoli, EMI, 5 14232 2
      Duration: 4:34
    • 16:25
      Title: Sangara -- Not Available
      Composer: Bebey, Francis
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), Paul Clarvis, Richard Harvey, John Etheridge, Chris Laurence
      Album: The Magic Box - John Williams, Sony Music Entertainment, SK89483
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:38
      Title: Laulusild (Bridge Of Song)
      Composer: Tormis, Veljo
      Performer(s): Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
      Performer(s): Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
      Album: Baltic Runes, Harmonia Mundi, HMU 807485
      Duration: 3:49
    • 16:42
      Title: Aileen Aroon
      Composer: Anon
      Performer(s): Eimear Reidy (Baroque Cello), Anna Savelainen (Harpsichord), Emma Zoe Elkinson (Traverso Flute)
      Performer(s): Eimear Reidy (Baroque Cello), Anna Savelainen (Harpsichord), Emma Zoe Elkinson (Traverso Flute)
      Album: Hibernian Muse, RTE, RTE lyric fm Recordings
      Duration: 2:13
    • 16:46
      Title: Pastoral Suite - Romance
      Composer: Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): National Orchestra Of Sweden (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra)
      Album: Aurora Music of the Northern Lights ~~ CDG04132, Deutsche Grammophon, 471747-2
      Duration: 4:47
    • 16:52
      Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (3rd Movement) Menuetto -- Clarinet Quintet In B Flat J182 Op.34
      Complete Work Name: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat J182 Op.34
      Composer: Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), Gabor Takacs-Nagy (Violin), Rebecca Hirsch (Violin), Tim Boulton (Viola), Andrew Shulman (Cello)
      Album: Mozart and Weber Clarinet Quintets (Recordno: Cddca1079), ASV, Cddca1079
      Duration: 5:02
    • 16:58
      Title: Carousel Waltz
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New London Orchestra
      Album: American Light Music Classics ~~ G313822, Hyperion, Cda67067
      Duration: 7:29
    • 17:06
      Title: The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Manoel Feliciano, Michael Cerveris & Company
      Performer(s): Manoel Feliciano, Michael Cerveris & Company, Cast Of Sweeney Todd
      Album: Sweeney Todd (2006 Broadway Cast) ~~ CDC08813, Nonesuch Records, 7559 79946 2
      Duration: 2:48
    • 17:09
      Title: Gnomus Vivo
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Summernight Concert Schonbrunn 2011, Deutsche Grammophon, 4764211
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:12
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (1st Movement) Vorspiel : Allegro Moderato
      Composer: Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin), Tonhalle Orchester Zurich
      Album: Bruch, Dvorak : Violin Concertos - Julia Fischer, Tonhalle Orchester Zurich Davis Zinman, Decca, 4783544
      Duration: 7:53
    • 17:21
      Title: Sanctus -- Messa Di Gloria
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Hermann Prey (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Hermann Prey (Baritone), Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers
      Album: Messa di Gloria, Erato, ECD880221876-18
      Duration: 3:40
    • 17:26
      Title: La Fille Au Cheveux De Lin (The Girl With The Flaxen Hair) -- Not Available
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Melvyn Tan (Piano)
      Performer(s): Melvyn Tan (Piano)
      Album: Melvyn Tan Plays, BBC Music
      Duration: 1:50
    • 17:33
      Title: Mini Skirt
      Composer: Esquivel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Kronos Quartet
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7559796492) ~~ G394403, Nonesuch, 7559796492
      Duration: 2:48
    • 17:35
      Title: Granada -- Not Available
      Composer: Lara, Agustin
      Performer(s): Pablo Hector Gama (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Pablo Hector Gama (Tenor), Stephen Carrillo (Tenor), Boston Pops Orchestra & Mariachi Cobre
      Album: The Latin Album ~~ G372003, RCA Victor, 09026637172
      Duration: 4:33
    • 17:49
      Title: The Golden Section - Movement Iv - Dejeuner Sur L'Herbe (Edouard Manet)
      Composer: Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): John Wallace (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): John Wallace (Trumpet), John Miller (Trumpet), Paul Gardham (Horn), Simon Gunton (Trombone), Robin Haggart (Tuba)
      Album: The Golden Section - Wallace Collection, Linn, CKD 092
      Duration: 2:30
    • 17:54
      Title: Water Music Suite No.2 (2nd Movement) Alla Hornpipe -- Water Music Suite No.2
      Complete Work Name: Water Music Suite No.2
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Mozart / Pachelbel Et Al - Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner, Decca, 414596
      Duration: 4:03
    • 17:59
      Title: Aupres De Feu L'On Fait L'Amour Prelude Et Chasonnette
      Composer: Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter, Les Arts Florissant
      Album: Ombre de Mon Amant ~~ Not Available, Archiv, 4778610
      Duration: 1:59
    • 18:01
      Title: Quintet No.3 In C Major (2nd Movement) Rondeau Grazioso
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Carlo Ipata (Flute)
      Performer(s): Carlo Ipata (Flute), Auser Musici
      Album: Boccherini: Six Quintets for Flute and Strings, Hyperion, CDA67646
      Duration: 6:40
    • 18:09
      Title: Grand Galop Chromatique, S219
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Album: Jorge Bolet The Romantic Virtuoso (Recordno: 4782471) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782471
      Duration: 4:31
    • 18:17
      Title: Dolorosa
      Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
      Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello), Jiaxin Lloyd Webber (Cello)
      Album: A Tale of Two Cellos: arrangements by Julian Lloyd Webber, Naxos, 8.573251
      Duration: 3:21
    • 18:21
      Title: Piano Concerto No.6 In F (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Bach Concertos BWV 1052-1058 ~~ H232807, Decca, 425676-2
      Duration: 7:12
    • 18:28
      Title: Voulez-Vous M'Épouser?
      Composer: Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Album: Le Cinéma de Patrice Leconte, Play-Time, PL 2103061
      Duration: 1:59
    • 18:32
      Title: Sleeping Beauty (4th Movement) Panorama -- Sleeping Beauty Op66
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty, Nutcracker Suite - Rostropovich ~~ G198804, Duetsche Grammophon, 431610-2
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:42
      Title: Soldiers' Chorus
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Paris Opera Orchestra, Paris Opera Chorus
      Album: French Operatic Favourites (Recordno: Cfp4562) ~~ A084714, EMI, Cfp4562
      Duration: 3:15
    • 18:46
      Title: Symphony No.5 In D Minor Op.107 "Reformation" 1st Movement Andante - Allegro Con Fuoco - Andante Come 1 - Meno Allegro Come 1
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Mendelssohn The Complete Symphonies and 3 Overtures ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782452
      Duration: 11:34

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Latest Show

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule