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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 21 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

    Competition Time

    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: Erlkonig
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
      Performer(s): Daniil Trifonov (Piano)
      Album: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No.1, Mariinskylabel.com, MAR0530
      Duration: 4:38
    • 16:10
      Title: Romeo And Juliet: Love Theme -- Romeo And Juliet Overture
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Romantic Adagios II ~~ CDG04089, Decca, 4735962
      Duration: 3:14
    • 16:12
      Title: Bist Du!
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano), Helmut Deutsch (Piano), Prince E. Metschersky (Words)
      Album: Liszt Lieder / Diana Damrau & Helmut Deutsch, Virgin Classics, 509990709282
      Duration: 4:22
    • 16:18
      Title: Petite Valse Op.36
      Composer: Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Stephen Coombs (Piano)
      Performer(s): Stephen Coombs (Piano)
      Album: The Essential Hyperion - 2 CD1 Various Artists, Hyperion Records Ltd, HYP20
      Duration: 2:57
    • 16:22
      Title: Beatus Vir -- Selva Morale E Spirituale
      Complete Work Name: Selva Morale E Spirituale
      Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Les Arts Florissants
      Performer(s): Les Arts Florissants
      Album: Monteverdi (Recordno: Hmc901250), Harmonia Mundi, Hmc901250
      Duration: 7:23
    • 16:33
      Title: Resignation From Furstenkind
      Composer: Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Franz Lehar - Suites and Dances (Recordno: 9997612), DeutschlandRadio, 9997612
      Duration: 4:13
    • 16:37
      Title: Un Bel Di Vedremo -- Madame Butterfly
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano), La Scala Orchestra Milan
      Album: Maria Callas: La Voix du Siècle, EMI, CDC749502
      Duration: 4:42
    • 16:46
      Title: Piano Sonata In C Minor ‘Pathetique’ No. 8 Op. 13 - Movement Iii - Rondo: Allegro
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Angel Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angel Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Beethoven - Piano Sonatas Op. 2 No3, Op. 13 ‘Pathetique’, Op. 28 ‘Pastoral’ - Angel Hewitt, Hyperion, CDA67605
      Duration: 5:02
    • 16:52
      Title: Questo E Il Piano, E Questo E Il Rio
      Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
      Performer(s): Marianna Pizzolato (Contralto)
      Performer(s): Marianna Pizzolato (Contralto), Orchestra Dell'accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia Roma
      Album: Stabat Mater A Tribute to Pergolesi ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778857
      Duration: 6:50
    • 17:04
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Orchestra No.2 In D Major Rondeau Allegro (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Tzhak Perlman
      Performer(s): Tzhak Perlman, Wiener Philharmoniker
      Album: Mozart - The Five Violin Concertos (Recordno: 477 9577), Deutsche Grammophon, 477 9577
      Duration: 4:11
    • 17:09
      Title: Four Venezuelan Waltzes (4th Movement)
      Composer: Lauro, Antonio
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)
      Album: Music from the Novels of Louis de Bernieres - Ogden/Stephens, Chandos, CHAN9780
      Duration: 2:56
    • 17:11
      Title: Try We Life - Long (From The Gondoliers)
      Composer: Gilbert & Sullivan
      Performer(s): Richard Knight (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Richard Knight (Tenor), Gala Ensemble
      Album: Best Of Gilbert & Sullivan - Gala Ensemble, Sony/BMG, 88697421912
      Duration: 2:09
    • 17:15
      Title: Caprice No.4 In C Minor
      Composer: Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)
      Album: Paganini 24 Caprices for solo violin Julia Fischer ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782274
      Duration: 6:13
    • 17:23
      Title: Le Jardin De Dolly
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), John Williams (Guitar)
      Album: Together Again (Recordno: 09026614502) ~~ D340415, RCA Victor Gold Seal, 09026614502
      Duration: 3:24
    • 17:33
      Title: Bess, You Is My Woman Now -- Porgy And Bess (Transcription For Violin And Piano)
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), André Previn (Piano)
      Album: Tango Song And Dance ~~ D395309, Deutsche Grammophon, 471500-2
      Duration: 5:03
    • 17:38
      Title: Air On A G String -- Not Available
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Classical Moods - Tranquillo (Recordno: 5731252), HMV, 5731252
      Duration: 3:29
    • 17:43
      Title: Mise Eire (1st Movement) Lento
      Complete Work Name: Mise Eire
      Composer: O Riada, Sean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Lunchtime Choice 2 (Recordno: Cd102), RTÉ lyric fm, Cd102
      Duration: 2:20
    • 17:47
      Title: Music For 18 Musicians - V.
      Composer: Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Steve Reich And Musicians
      Album: Steve Reich - Music for 18 Musicians - CD4, Nonesuch Records, 7559794512
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:53
      Title: Piano Concerto In A Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto In A Flat, Op.113
      Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano), London Mozart Players
      Album: Hummel:Piano Concerto - Concertino (Recordno: CHAN9558), Chandos, CHAN9558
      Duration: 9:18
    • 18:07
      Title: Concerto No. 1 In D Major Op. 99 For Guitar And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Ritmico E Calleresco
      Composer: Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario
      Performer(s): Lorenzo Michael (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Lorenzo Michael (Guitar), Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese
      Album: Castlenuovo-Tedesco: Complete Guitar Concertos, Brillaint Classics, 7615
      Duration: 6:25
    • 18:16
      Title: Symphony No. 104 In B Flat Major Hob. I:104 ‘London’ - Movement I - Adagio / Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Symphony No. 104 In B Flat Major Hob. I:104 ‘London’
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
      Album: Haydn: Symphonies 68 and 93-104 - Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Disk 5, Warner Classics, 2564 63061-2
      Duration: 9:17
    • 18:27
      Title: La Ci Darem La Mano -- Don Giovanni (Act 1)
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone), Orchestra Dell'accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia
      Album: Sospiri - Cecilia Bartoli (Recordno: 478 2249), Decca Classics, 478 2249
      Duration: 3:14
    • 18:35
      Title: Fear No Danger
      Composer: Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Caroline Ashton
      Performer(s): Caroline Ashton, St James's Baroque Players, St James's Singers
      Album: Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, TELDEC, 2564698569
      Duration: 2:22
    • 18:39
      Title: Core 'Ngrato -- Cordiferro
      Composer: Cardillo, Salvatore
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), David And Frederico Alagna (Guitars)
      Album: Serenades ~~ A234620, EMI, 556426
      Duration: 4:21
    • 18:44
      Title: Karelia Suite (2nd Movement) Ballade
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Sibelius (Recordno: 7542732) ~~ H354802, Emi, 7542732
      Duration: 7:27
    • 18:52
      Title: Piano Sonata No. 3 In F Minor Op. 5 - Movement V - Finale : Allegro Moderato Ma Rubato
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Andreas Haefliger (Piano)
      Performer(s): Andreas Haefliger (Piano)
      Album: Perspectives 2 - Andreas Haefliger - Disk 2, Avie, AV2082
      Duration: 8:07

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