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    If you love music  - then this is definatelyt the competition for you. We have three Season Friend of the National Concert Hall memberships worth €125 to give away. Friends of the National Concert Hall enjoy ticket discounts, priority booking, music courses, open rehearsals, tours and talks throughout the year.

    Plus the overall winner will get a pair of tickets to see Natalie Dessay on March 26th 2015 with a two-course dinner for two with tea/coffee in the Terrace restaurant at the National Concert Hall before the performance courtesy of With Taste. After the concert, you can spend a €50 Gift Voucher in Music Box, The National Concert Hall music shop.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Wednesday 27 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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    RTÉ lyric fm’s Classic Drive Live with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra Studio 1, 12th December

    On Friday the 12th December from 5.30pm, Liz Nolan’s Classic Drive will broadcast live from Studio 1 in the RTE Radio Centre, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 in the company of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Finucane and she would love you to be there. Expect great orchestral and seasonal music from the masters including Tchaikovsky, Grieg and Prokofiev.

    Liz will also introduce some of the great new musical talent in Ireland. Rising stars soprano Jennifer Davis and tenor Patrick Hyland, and violinst Aoife Ní Bhríain will perform with the RTÉ NSO and talk to Liz about their plans for the future. Culture File’s Luke Clancy will present a live insight to the world of culture and the arts, and as usual Liz will have all the usual sport and traffic updates.

    To attend this free broadcast, simply email your name, contact details and number of tickets required to liz.lyricfm@rte.ie. The broadcast will run from 5.30-7.00pm and we will need you to be at the Radio Centre in RTÉ by 5.00pm.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Rhapsody For Klezmer - Presto Con Brio
      Composer: Aldema, Gil
      Performer(s): Giora Feidman (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Giora Feidman (Clarinet), Berliner Symphoniker
      Album: Rhapsody - Giora Feidman, Koch Schwann, 3-6599-2
      Duration: 5:30
    • 16:07
      Title: La Vie En Rose -- All That Jazz: The Best Of Ute Lemper
      Composer: Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Performer(s): Ute Lemper (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Ute Lemper (Vocal)
      Album: All That Jazz - The Best Of Ute Lemper, Decca, 458931-2
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:10
      Title: Threepenny Opera Suite: Instead-Of Song
      Composer: Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Tenthing
      Album: tenThing: Albeniz, Bizet, Grieg ~~ PD AL, EMI Classics, 5099908832627
      Duration: 2:08
    • 16:13
      Title: Prelude And Fugue In C Sharp Minor
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)
      Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)
      Album: The Well- Tempered Clavier Book 1 ~~ D052604, Decca, 414388-2
      Duration: 6:34
    • 16:21
      Title: Concerto For Violin, Strings And Continuo In A Major D.96 (3rd Movement) Presto
      Composer: Tartini, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin)
      Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Vivaldi / Locatelli / Tartini: Concerto Veneziano - Carmignola - Venice baroque Orchestra: Marcon, Archiv Produktion, 00289 474 8952
      Duration: 4:34
    • 16:27
      Title: Eri Gia Tutta Mia
      Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Le Concert D'Astree
      Album: Monteverdi - Combattimento ~~ C916613, Virgin Classics, 094636335025
      Duration: 2:54
    • 16:38
      Title: The Hero (Ein Heldenleben)
      Composer: Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Dresden State Orchestra
      Album: Classic Moods: Appassionata, HMV, Hmv5731232
      Duration: 4:27
    • 16:45
      Title: Marcia
      Composer: Von Weber, Carl Maria
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Kristiansand Blaseensemble
      Album: Over the Hills and Far Away ~~ CDG04558, Lindberg Lyd AS, 2L31
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:50
      Title: The Currach --
      Composer: Whelan, Bill
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)
      Album: The Irish Piano, RTE lyric fm, CD138
      Duration: 6:49
    • 16:58
      Title: Holberg Suite
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Saxpak / Ted White (Musical Director)
      Album: Saxomania - Saxpak, ASV, CDWHL2106
      Duration: 2:43
    • 17:02
      Title: Lux Aeterna (4th Movement) - Veni, Sancte Spiritus
      Composer: Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Polyphony
      Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony
      Album: Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Latin Motets, Hyperion, CDA67449
      Duration: 2:20
    • 17:04
      Title: The Swan Of Tuonela -- Four Legends From Kalevala
      Complete Work Name: Four Legends From Kalevala
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Bjorn Bohlin (Cor Anglais)
      Performer(s): Bjorn Bohlin (Cor Anglais), The National Orchestra Of Sweden (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra)
      Album: Aurora Music of the Northern Lights ~~ CDG04132, Deutsche Grammophon, 471747-2
      Duration: 7:34
    • 17:16
      Title: Symphony In D (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Christian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Northern Chamber Orchestra
      Album: The World Of 18th Century, Naxos, 8.554761
      Duration: 4:16
    • 17:22
      Title: Wheelbarrow Walk
      Composer: Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 436820-2), Argo, 436820-2
      Duration: 2:36
    • 17:25
      Title: Die Forelle (The Trout) -- Not Available
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)
      Album: Schubert: 21 Lieder, EMI, 7695032
      Duration: 1:59
    • 17:27
      Title: Rondino On A Theme Of Beethoven
      Composer: Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Catherine Leonard (Violin)
      Performer(s): Catherine Leonard (Violin), Hugh Tinney (Piano)
      Album: The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Works, RTÉ lyric fm, Cd111
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:33
      Title: Greensleeves --
      Composer: Trad
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)
      Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp), Hannah Stone (Harp)
      Album: Catrin Finch lullabies, Deutsche Grammophon, 4791482
      Duration: 2:45
    • 17:36
      Title: In The Antrim Hills
      Composer: Hamilton Harty
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra
      Album: Hamilton Harty (Recordno: Chan8314), Chandos, Chan8314
      Duration: 7:22
    • 17:44
      Title: My Love's An Arbutus
      Composer: Anon
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), Julius Drake (Piano)
      Album: The English Songbook (Recordno: 724355683021) ~~ A265114, Emi Classics, 724355683021
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:48
      Title: Gnossiennes (3rd Movement)
      Complete Work Name: Gnossiennes
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New London Orchestra
      Album: Erik Satie (Recordno: CDA66365), Hyperion, CDA66365
      Duration: 2:20
    • 18:00
      Title: Casta Diva
      Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland, Richard Cross - Bass Baritone, London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus
      Album: 50 x Opera PD LM, Decca, 4786747
      Duration: 6:32
    • 18:08
      Title: Clarinet Concertino In B Flat Major (1st Movement) Andante Sostenuto
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Bela Kovacs (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Bela Kovacs (Clarinet), Camerata Budapest
      Album: Donizetti: Instrumental Concerti - Camerata Budapest / Kovacs, Marco Polo, 8.223701
      Duration: 4:10
    • 18:12
      Title: Pizzicato Polka -- Not Available
      Composer: Strauss Ii, Johann
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics, RTE lyric fm, CD129
      Duration: 3:08
    • 18:17
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Molto
      Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
      Performer(s): Tasmin Waley-Cohen (Violin)
      Performer(s): Tasmin Waley-Cohen (Violin), Orchestra Of The Swan
      Album: Felix Mendelssohn, Signum, SIGCD342
      Duration: 9:13
    • 18:26
      Title: Ciaccona -- Not Available
      Composer: Piccinni, Niccolo
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rolf Lislevand Ensemble
      Album: Nuove Musiche ~~ R0537816, ECM, 476 3049
      Duration: 2:57
    • 18:36
      Title: Oh, Happy We
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Jerry Hadley (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Jerry Hadley (Tenor), London Symphony Orchestra, June Anderson (Mezzo Soprano)
      Album: Bernstein: Candide ~~ C272506, Deutsche Grammophon, 4297342
      Duration: 2:03
    • 18:38
      Title: South American Getaway
      Composer: Bacharach, Burt
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: South American Getaway (Recordno: 7243 5 56981 2 4) ~~ G3568, EMI Classics, 7243 5 56981 2 4
      Duration: 4:47
    • 18:45
      Title: Trio For Piano, Violin, And Cello (1st Movement)
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Jean - Jacques Kantorow, Violin
      Performer(s): Jean - Jacques Kantorow, Violin, Philippe Muller, Cello, Jacques Rouvier, Piano
      Album: Un Coeur en Hiver ( A Heart in Winter ) OST, Erato, AAD 2292-45920-2
      Duration: 9:10
    • 18:54
      Title: Sanctus (Requiem Op9)
      Composer: Durufle, Maurice
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Iain Farrington (Organ), Choir Of St John's College Cambridge
      Album: Durufle Requiem Complete Choral Works ~~ C682104, Nimbus Records, 5599
      Duration: 3:34
    • 18:58
      Title: Walter's Etude
      Composer: Kaczmarek, Jan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Album: The Visitor (OST), Colosseum, 06083
      Duration: 2:17

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