Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

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Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes Tuesday 25 July 2017

Poetry file on Thursday July 27th  will feature Vona Groarke reading 'Charlotte Bronte’s Underwear'.


Coffee Concerts this coming week.

Mon July 24th  – Fri July 28th

Monday July 24th              

Conservatory, Geneva
Verdi : String Quartet in E minor
The Schumann Quartet

Tuesday July 25th                          

Conservatory, Geneva
Haydn : String Quartet No. 77 in G, Hob. III:81
The Schumann Quartet

Wednesday July 26th              

Rococo Theatre, Schwetzingen
J. Christian Bach : Sinfonia in G minor, op. 6/6
C.P.E. Bach : Symphony in D, Wq. 183/1
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Konrad Junghänel (conductor)

Thursday July 27th              

Rococo Theatre, Schwetzingen
Leopold Mozart : Excerpts from Serenade in D for Trumpet, Trombone and Orchestra
W.A.Mozart : Symphony No. 25 in G minor, K. 183
Mayumi Shimizu (trombone)
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Konrad Junghänel (conductor)

Friday July 28th              

Bâtiment des Forces Motrices, GenevaShostakovich : Jazz Suite No. 2
The Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
Arie van Beck (conductor)

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

In the Coffee Concert from Switzerland the Schumann Quartet performs Haydn's String Quartet No. 77 in G

A new series on Lyric Notes - Poetry File -

Poetry File
will be broadcast each Thursday at 11 am just after the Coffee Concert on RTÉ lyric fm's morning programme, Lyric Notes presented by Liz Nolan. 

Future poets include, Tony Curtis, Doireann Ni Griofa, Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill, Jane Clarke, Theo Dorgan, Katie Donovan, Tara Bergin, Mary O'Malley, Thomas Mc Carthy and others. 
Download and keep the Poetry file schedule from here.

Download or stream the Poets featured in the series so far.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Concertino Bianco For Piano And Chamber Orchestra In C Major (1st Movement) Con Intenerimento

Composer: Pelecis, Georgs

Performer(s): Alexei Lubimov (Piano), Bremen Chamber Philharmonic

Album: Eastern European Piano Music - Alexei Lubimov / Apex / 2564 60491 2

Duration: 4:51


Title: The Millers Dance

Composer: De Falla, Manuel

Performer(s): Jill Gomez (Soprano)

Album: The Three Cornered Hat / CHAN 8904

Duration: 7:43


Title: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetee (Flower Song)

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Romantic Arias - Jonas Kaufmann, Marco Armiliato: Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Decca / 475 9966

Duration: 4:20


Title: Symphony No.4 (3rd Movement) Allegro Energico E Passioato - Piu Allegro

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Symphony No 4 / Deutsche Gramophonn / 400 037-2

Duration: 6:06


Title: Overture To 'Hansel And Gretel'

Composer: Humperdinck, Engelbert

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Recorded at Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna (Broadcast 130717) / SM/17/03/29/01

Duration: 8:41


Title: Raindrop Prelude

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Andrei Nikolsky (Piano)

Album: Relax More / Classic FM / Cfmcd032

Duration: 5:36


Title: Parsons Farewell

Composer: Playford, John

Performer(s): Ensemble Echo Du Danube

Album: Resonanzen 2008 - Phantasie, Vision & Wahnsinn / ORF / CD3036

Duration: 3:03


Title: Non Piangere, Liu... Ah! Per L'Ultima Volta!

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Placido Domingo (Tenor), Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Vienna Philharmonic, Vienna State Opera Chorus/ Vienna Boys Choir

Album: Turandot / Deutsche Grammophon / 410 645-2

Duration: 5:40


Title: Felici Gl'animi

Composer: Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo-Soprano)

Album: The Art of Magdalena Kozena (Disc 2: Lieder, Duets, Orchestral Songs) / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 1278

Duration: 2:56



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Olga Buckley

Production Co-Ordinator: Michael O'Kane


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