Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Monday - Friday 4pm-7pm

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Friday 15 December 2017

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.05pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

Competition time on Classic Drive!

For an extra-magical musical Christmas, Clontarf Castle Hotel has a trio of festive events this December; starting with reigning King of contemporary Celtic music Phil Coulter on Monday 18th December, followed by Ireland's leading lady of musical theatre, Rebecca Storm on Tuesday 19th December and ringing in the new year, the dulcet tones of Irish soprano, Celine Byrne, filling the air with her operatic excellence on 31st December.

Guests will enjoy a gala dinner in the majestic setting of the Great Hall followed by an intimate concert. 

To be in with a chance of winning a fantastic prize of 2 tickets to Rebecca Storm with an overnight stay in an Executive four poster bedroom, tune in to Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive all this week from 4-7pm.

Text 51554 or email lorcan.lyricfm@rte.ie

Runner up prizes include: 
2 tickets to Phil Coulter
2 Tickets to Rebecca Storm
2 tickets to Celine Byrne 

This also makes an ideal early Christmas gift for Mum & Dad!

www.clontarfcastle.ie                  christmas@clontarfcastle.ie

This Week's #DriveCDPick: Make We Merry | New Dublin Voices

Culture File presented by Luke Clancy at 6.05pm on Classic Drive

Music Played on the Show


Title: Dance Of The Elves

Composer: Hellmesberger, Joseph JR.

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: 2007 Neujahrskonzert - New Year's Eve Concert / Deutsche Grammophon / 4776225

Duration: 3:54


Title: God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen

Composer: arr Eoin Conway

Performer(s): New Dublin Voices

Album: Make We Merry / NDV003

Duration: 3:15


Title: The Nutracker Suite (8th Movement) Waltz Of The Flowers

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Kirov Orchestra

Album: The Nutcracker / Philips / 462114-2

Duration: 6:24


Title: Gloomy Winter

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Quadriga Consort

Album: Winter's Delights - Early Christmas Music and Carols from the British Isles / Deutsche Harmonia Mundi / 88875075722

Duration: 1:18


Title: Mock Morris

Composer: Grainger, Percy

Performer(s): Marc-Andre Hamelin (Piano)

Album: Grainger: Piano Music - Marc-Andre Hamelin / Hyperion / CDA66884

Duration: 3:09


Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No.3 In C Minor (3rd Movement)

Composer: Beethoven

Performer(s): Martha Argerich, Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Album: Martha Argerich & Claudio Abbado - Complete Concerto Recordings / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 4155

Duration: 9:16


Title: Solveig's Song

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra

Album: Grieg - Piano Concerto Etc / Chandos / Chan8723

Duration: 4:48


Title: Bracia Patrzcie Jeno / O Look, Brethern

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Polskie Nagrania Muza

Album: Najpiekniejsze Koledy / Polskie Nagrania / PNCD 010

Duration: 3:10


Title: Old Christmas Music (5) Carol Of The Bells

Composer: Lane, Philip

Performer(s): Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Album: Another Night Before Christmas and Scrooge / Naxos / 8.572744

Duration: 2:06


Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (3rd Movement) Menuetto Trio

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Camerata Salzburg

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 10185) / Capriccio / 10185

Duration: 2:10


Title: La Boutique Fantasque (4th Movement) Cossack Dance

Composer: Rossini /arr Respighi

Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Dukas / Saint-Saens / Rossini-Respighi: Scottish National Orchestra / Gibson / Chandos / CHAN6503

Duration: 2:07


Title: O Holy Night

Composer: arr Eoin Conway

Performer(s): New Dublin Voices

Album: Make We Merry / NDV003

Duration: 4:22


Title: The Dream Of Silent Night

Composer: Nielsen, Carl

Performer(s): Peter Froundjian (Piano)

Album: Christmas Piano Music / Sony / 88965380362

Duration: 2:04


Title: Serenade For Strings In E Minor, Op. 20 (1st Movement) Allegro Piacevole

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Vaughan Williams - Elgar - Pinchas Zukerman/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / 2016 Decca Music Group / 478 9386

Duration: 3:29


Title: Danse De La Poupee

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)

Album: Soirees De Vienne - Philippe Cassard / Valois / V4718

Duration: 1:54


Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro Ma Non Tanto

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Kyung Wha Chung Plays / Decca / 452325-2

Duration: 7:38


Title: White Christmas

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Canterbury Cathedral Girls' Choir

Album: Christmas with Canterbury Cathedral Girls' Choir / Decca / 5797137

Duration: 4:07


Title: Gavotte Fantastique Op.54 No.2

Composer: Beach, Amy

Performer(s): Kirsten Johnson (Piano)

Album: Amy Beach: Piano Music, Vol.2 / Guild / GMCD7329

Duration: 3:16


Title: Christmas Eve Suite - Polonaise

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Christmas Choice with the RTE Concert Orchestra / RTE lyric fm

Duration: 5:18


Title: Overture To The Yeomen Of The Guard

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Orchestra

Album: A Gilbert & Sullivan Gallery / KOCH

Duration: 5:06


Title: Raiders March From Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: John Williams Greatest Hits 1969 - 1999 (Recordno: S2k 51333) / Sony Classical / S2k 51333

Duration: 5:13



Contact the Show

Email: lorcan.lyricfm@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @LyricLorcan

Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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