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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 18 August 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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    Here is a treat for all fans of the outstanding British baritone, Sir Thomas Allen. Starting on Monday, we'll be offering a pair of tickets to seem him perform Schubert’s stunning accompanied by Joseph Middleton on piano at the National Concert Hall on Sunday 5th October at 3pm, in the first of the Sunday Matinée Series concerts. The prize also includes a two course meal for two at the Terrace Café on site, with a glass of Prosecco on arrival, and an overnight stay for two people at the award-winning Brooks Hotel, with breakfast the next morning.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: The Beardless Boy
      Composer: Hammond, Philip
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Album: The Irish Piano, RTE lyric fm, CD138
      Duration: 3:09
    • 16:05
      Title: The Sailor's Song
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Annette Bryn Paari (Piano)
      Album: Bryn Terfel - Volume II, Sain, SCD 9099
      Duration: 2:09
    • 16:07
      Title: Guitar Quartet No.2 (4th Movement) Finale: Presto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), Cremona String Quartet
      Album: Julian Bream and Friends, RCA, 0902661599-2
      Duration: 3:50
    • 16:12
      Title: Fragment From Horn Concerto In E Major Kanh.98a Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Barry Tuckwell (Horn)
      Performer(s): Barry Tuckwell (Horn), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Mozart Horn Concertos Barry Tuckwell/LSO/Maag, Decca, 4782659
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:15
      Title: Salto - Tango
      Composer: Wojciech Kilar
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Wielka Orkiestra Symfoniczna Polskiego Radia
      Album: Wojciech Kilar - Polish Film Music, Pol Music, PMCD 114
      Duration: 4:17
    • 16:33
      Title: Waltz No.2 (Jazz Suite No.2) -- Jazz Suite No.2
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Andre Rieu (Violin)
      Performer(s): Andre Rieu (Violin), Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: Waltzes, Philips, 522933-2
      Duration: 3:41
    • 16:42
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini Variation 18 Andante Cantabile - A Tempo Vivace
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Yuja Wang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Yuja Wang (Piano), Mahler Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Rachmaninov Paganini Rhapsody Piano Concerto No.2, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779308
      Duration: 2:45
    • 16:47
      Title: Gymnopedie No.3
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Gerald Garcia (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Gerald Garcia (Guitar), Csfr State Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Chill with Satie, NAXOS, 8556781
      Duration: 2:21
    • 16:50
      Title: Missa Criolla: Kyrie
      Composer: Ramirez
      Performer(s): José Carreras (Tenor)
      Performer(s): José Carreras (Tenor), Sociedad Coral De Bilbao / Coral Salvé De Laredo
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 446976-2ph), Philips, 446976-2ph
      Duration: 3:49
    • 16:56
      Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (1st Movement) Allegro Con Spirito
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Carlos Bonell (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Carlos Bonell (Guitar), Montreal Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuiez, Fantasia ~~ H026901, Decca, 400-054-2
      Duration: 6:11
    • 17:04
      Title: Symphony No. 5 - Part Iii - Rondo-Finale. Allegro / Allegro Giocoso. Frisch
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
      Album: Mahler: Symphony No. 5 - Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra: Gustavo Dudamel, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 6545
      Duration: 14:08
    • 17:22
      Title: Depuis Le Jour
      Composer: Charpentier, Gustave
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Suisse Romande
      Album: 101 Essential Opera Favourites (Recordno: 4763782) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4763782
      Duration: 4:06
    • 17:27
      Title: Folk Melodies- Master Michael
      Composer: Lutoslavski,Witold
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Nocturnal, EMI, 0777 7 549 01 2 1
      Duration: 2:09
    • 17:33
      Title: Concerto For 2 Violins In D Minor (1st Movement) Vivace -- Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor Bwv 1043
      Complete Work Name: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor Bwv 1043
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Kennedy Plays Bach with the Berlin Philharmonic, EMI, 7243 5 57091 2 7
      Duration: 3:15
    • 17:37
      Title: Hebrides Overture -- Not Available
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The 18th Century
      Album: Mendelssohn (Recordno: 4562672), Philips, 4562672
      Duration: 9:45
    • 17:47
      Title: Three Preludes - Prelude No. 1
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), John Williams (Piano)
      Album: The Essential Joshua Bell - Disk 2, Sony Classical, 88697074162
      Duration: 1:40
    • 17:51
      Title: Four Sea Interludes Op. 33a From Peter Grimes Op. 33 (1st Movement) Dawn
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Richard Howarth (Leader), Ulster Orchestra
      Album: Bax / Bridge / Britten / Stanford - Ulster Orchestra: Handley, Chandos, CHAN 10426 X
      Duration: 3:43
    • 17:55
      Title: How Beautifully The Blue Sky
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Marilyn Hill Smith (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Marilyn Hill Smith (Soprano), Philip Casey (Tenor), D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestraand Chorus
      Album: Gilbert And Sullivan: The Pirates Of Penzance ~~ C215411, Ter, Cdter21177
      Duration: 1:55
    • 18:02
      Title: Pour Le Piano: (Iii) Toccata
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Fiachra Garvey (Piano)
      Performer(s): Fiachra Garvey (Piano)
      Album: Fiachra Garvey: For the Piano (CD137), RTE lyric fm, CD137
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:05
      Title: By The Sea
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Patti Lupone
      Performer(s): Patti Lupone, Cast Of Sweeney Todd
      Album: Sweeney Todd (2006 Broadway Cast) ~~ PD AG, Nonesuch, 7559 79946 2
      Duration: 3:58
    • 18:17
      Title: Concerto For 2 Trumpets In C Major
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): John Wilbraham (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): John Wilbraham (Trumpet), Philip Jones (Trumpet), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: The number one Vivaldi album CD 2, Universal Classics & Jazz UK, 4765885
      Duration: 7:35
    • 18:25
      Title: Double Bass Quartet No.3 In D (1st Movement) Moderato
      Composer: Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
      Performer(s): Norbert Duka (Double Bass)
      Performer(s): Norbert Duka (Double Bass), Erno Sebestyen (Violin) Helmut Nicolai (Viola) Martin Ostertag (Cello)
      Album: Hoffmeister Double Bass Quartets, Naxos, 8.572187
      Duration: 5:29
    • 18:35
      Title: Slavonic Dances Op. 46 - No. 3 In A Flat Major - Polka
      Complete Work Name: Slavonic Dances Op. 46
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Dvorak: Slavonic Dances - Berliner Philharmoniker: Lorin Maazel
      Duration: 5:03
    • 18:41
      Title: Neptune, The Mystic
      Composer: Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers
      Album: Holst - The Planets (Recordno: HMV5721392), EMI, HMV5721392
      Duration: 7:05
    • 18:49
      Title: La Pastoura Al Camps (From Chants D'Auvergne No.1)
      Composer: Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s): Tine Thing Helseth (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Tine Thing Helseth (Trumpet), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Tine Thing Helseth - Storyteller ~~, EMI Classics, 5099908832825
      Duration: 2:42
    • 18:53
      Title: Waltz In F Minor Op.70 No.2
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
      Performer(s): Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)
      Album: Chopin The Complete Works : Garrick Ohlsson, Hyperion, CDS44364
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:57
      Title: Those Haystacks
      Composer: Komitas
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Hover Chamber Choir
      Album: Komitas Folk Songs -- Arak 29-HR-02, Arak/ Hover Chamber Choir, Arak 29-HR-02
      Duration: 3:06

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