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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 Friday 22 August 2014

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    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

    • 16:06
      Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (2nd Movement) Orientale
      Composer: Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar), Razumovsky Sinfonia
      Album: Twelve Spanish Dances, Naxos, 8.553037
      Duration: 5:20
    • 16:12
      Title: Empire March
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Marches, Naxos, 8.557273
      Duration: 4:16
    • 16:17
      Title: Serenade In B Flat 'Gran Partita' (2nd Movement) Trio Ii: Menuetto
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Wind Ensemble
      Album: Mozart: Wind Serenades K361 & K375 (Recordno: 0946 3 43424 2 1) ~~ H808205, EMI, 0946 3 43424 2 1
      Duration: 3:03
    • 16:21
      Title: La Calinda -- Koanga
      Composer: Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): Academy Martin In The Fields
      Performer(s): Academy Martin In The Fields
      Album: Delius Orchestral Works (Recordno: 421390), London, 421390
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:25
      Title: Guitar Quintet In D Minor (3rd Movement) Minuetto
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields Chamber Ensemble
      Album: Boccherini - The Guitar Quintets (Recordno: 438769-2) ~~ H411403, Philips, 438769-2
      Duration: 4:24
    • 16:33
      Title: Polonaise In A Op.40 No.1 -- Polonaise In A Op.40 No.1
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
      Album: Chopin Polonaises (Recordno: 413795-2), Deutsche Grammophon, 413795-2
      Duration: 5:24
    • 16:38
      Title: War March Of The Priests
      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: 5:29
    • 16:46
      Title: Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet), Saar Radio Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Maurice Andre Edition Concertos 1 ~~ PD OB, Erato, 256469572-2
      Duration: 2:49
    • 16:50
      Title: Libertango --
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic
      Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic, Europaischen Film Philharmonie Studio Orchestra
      Album: Milos Karadaglic - Latino, Deutshce Grammophon, 4790514
      Duration: 3:03
    • 16:54
      Title: Sonata No.3-Bwv 1005 In C-Major (Iii.Largo)
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Maya Homburger (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maya Homburger (Violin)
      Album: JS Bach, Barry Guy, MCD1101
      Duration: 3:21
    • 16:58
      Title: Whistle Down The Wind Theme I - Prelude
      Composer: Arnold, Malcolm
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Arnold: Film Music, Chandos, Chan9100
      Duration: 3:21
    • 17:05
      Title: Exit To Snowy West
      Composer: Dun, Tan
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Best of Lang Lang -- 4779014 ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779014
      Duration: 2:20
    • 17:09
      Title: Symphony No.3 In E Flat Major 'Eroica' (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Beethoven: Symphonies No.3 and 5 - Philharmonia Orchestra ~~ CDH09216, Signum Classics, SIGCD169
      Duration: 5:43
    • 17:15
      Title: Modern Major General (From The Pirates Of Penzance)
      Composer: Gilbert & Sullivan
      Performer(s): Jonathan Prentice (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Jonathan Prentice (Baritone), Gala Ensemble
      Album: Best Of Gilbert & Sullivan - Gala Ensemble, Sony/BMG, 88697421912
      Duration: 3:03
    • 17:23
      Title: Etudes D'Execution Transcendante S 139 No.7 In E Flat Major Eroica
      Complete Work Name: Etudes D'Execution Transcendante S 139
      Composer: Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Vesselin Stanev (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vesselin Stanev (Piano)
      Album: Liszt : Etudes D'Execution Transcendante - Stanev, Sony Music, 88697658442
      Duration: 4:47
    • 17:33
      Title: Symphony No.94 - Andante
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Capella Istropolitana
      Album: 101 Great Orchestral Classics Vol.5, NAXOS, 8.551145
      Duration: 5:34
    • 17:44
      Title: Sonata No. 2 In C Sharp Minor Op. 80 - Movement Iv - Allegro Vivo
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): Leslie Howard (Piano)
      Performer(s): Leslie Howard (Piano)
      Album: Tchaikovsky: The Three Piano Sonatas - Lesie Howard, Hyperion, CDH55215
      Duration: 6:22
    • 17:53
      Title: Concerto For Clarinet No. 2 In F Major (3rd Movement) Rondo ('The Wanton God')
      Composer: Mahon, John
      Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet), The Parley Of Instruments
      Album: Mahon / Hook / J. C. Bach: Clarinet Concertos - Colin Lawson - The Parley of Instruments: Holman, Helios, CDH55261
      Duration: 5:57
    • 18:01
      Title: Adelina De Maya (2nd Movement)
      Composer: Curiale, Joseph
      Performer(s): Mike Miller (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Mike Miller (Guitar), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Awakening ~~ H618908, Black Box, BBM1050
      Duration: 5:01
    • 18:06
      Title: Solveig's Song -- Peer Gynt Suite No.2 Op.55
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Peer Gynt (Recordno: 8550864), Naxos, 8550864
      Duration: 5:42
    • 18:12
      Title: Deh Vieni Al Finestra -- Don Giovanni (Act 2) K.527
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Heroes and Villains - Opera's Leading Men ~~ CDC09847, Decca, 4782346
      Duration: 2:19
    • 18:17
      Title: Warsaw Concerto -- Not Available
      Composer: Addinsell, Richard
      Performer(s): Gabriel Tacchino (Piano)
      Performer(s): Gabriel Tacchino (Piano), Orchestre National De Opera Monte Carlo
      Album: Addinsel: Warsaw Concerto, Apexa, 256462049-2
      Duration: 8:40
    • 18:27
      Title: I Hear You Calling Me
      Composer: Lake, Marshall
      Performer(s): John Mccormack
      Performer(s): John Mccormack
      Album: Great Voices of the Century, ASV, CDAJA5119
      Duration: 3:36
    • 18:35
      Title: Overture: The Wasps
      Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Spirit of England II ~~ CDG03715, Nimbus Records Ltd, NI5450/3
      Duration: 8:45
    • 18:45
      Title: Parthia In E Flat (1st Movement)
      Complete Work Name: Parthia In E Flat
      Composer: Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Consortium Classicum
      Album: Franz Anton Hoffmeister, CPO, 999107-2
      Duration: 8:04
    • 18:54
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (I) Allegro Deciso
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello)
      Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello), Cecile Licad (Piano)
      Album: Faure Cello Sonatas, Hyoerion, CDA67872
      Duration: 5:38

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