Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Saturday and Sunday Lorcan is featuring a special edition, 5CD box set that pays tribute to an extraordinary musical partnership.This set contains all the concerto recordings made by pianist Martha Argerich with conductor Claudio Abbado over more than 45 years .Lorcan is looking forward to bringing you a little of these great recordings with Orchestra Mozart, the Berlin Philharmonic, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra and more...There'll be a few copies of this limited edition set to be won each day!

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Sunday 29 March 2015

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    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new recordings. Plus news and traffic updates.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:04
      Title: Galop Final. Allegro Vivo
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Les Musiciens Du Louvre
      Album: Romantique, 4776403
      Duration: 2:55
    • 16:07
      Title: Concerto For 2 Violins In D Minor (1st Movement) Vivace
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Elizabeth Wallfisch (Violin)
      Performer(s): Elizabeth Wallfisch (Violin), Alison Bury (Violin), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment
      Album: Js Bach: Concertos for 1, 2 & 3 Violins, Virgin Classics, VC7593192
      Duration: 3:49
    • 16:13
      Title: Fantasie-Impromptu In C Sharp Minor
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Allan Schiller (Piano)
      Performer(s): Allan Schiller (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdqs6032), ASV, Cdqs6032
      Duration: 4:51
    • 16:24
      Title: L'Amour! L'Amour!
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor), Orchestre De L'Opera National De Lyon
      Album: Piotr Beczala - The French Collection, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 4101
      Duration: 4:40
    • 16:33
      Title: The Fair Day
      Composer: Hamilton Harty, Herbert
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Hamilton Harty (Recordno: 8.554732), Naxos, 8.554732
      Duration: 2:45
    • 16:37
      Title: Polonaise From Eugene Onegin
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Academy Of St Cecilia
      Album: Tchaikovsky: Overtures And Fantasies, EMI, 094637006528
      Duration: 4:51
    • 16:42
      Title: Falla: Suite Populaire Espagnole - Movement Vi - Jota
      Composer: De Falla, Manuel
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin)
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin), Eduard Laurel (Piano)
      Album: Homage - James Ehnes, ONYX, ONYX4038
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:45
      Title: Woodlark Rondo
      Complete Work Name: Woodlark Rondo
      Composer: Panormo, F.
      Performer(s): Una Hunt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Una Hunt (Piano)
      Album: Fallen Leaves from an Irish Album - Una Hunt, RTÉ lyric fm, CD109
      Duration: 2:15
    • 16:48
      Title: Concerto In E Flat For 2 Horns And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Kerry Turner (Horn)
      Performer(s): Kerry Turner (Horn), Kristina Mascher (Horn), Sinfonietta Cracovia
      Album: Haydn, Rosetti, Turner and Vivaldi - Virtuoso Horn Duo, Msr Classics, Ms1181
      Duration: 5:00
    • 16:56
      Title: Toi! Vous! Qui,C'Est Moi
      Composer: Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor), Diana Damrau (Soprano), Orchestre De L'Opera National De Lyon
      Album: Piotr Beczala - The French Collection, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 4101
      Duration: 8:03
    • 17:07
      Title: Symphony No. 40 In G Minor K 550 (1st Movement) Molto Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields
      Album: Mozart: Symphonies 35-41 - Neville Marriner: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields - Disk 3, EMI, 50999 5 00836 2 6
      Duration: 7:25
    • 17:17
      Title: Suite Op 116 For Flute And Piano - Movement Iii - Valse
      Composer: Godard, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Jeffrey Khaner (Flute)
      Performer(s): Jeffrey Khaner (Flute), Hugh Sung (Piano)
      Album: Romantic Flute - Jeffrey Khaner, Avie Records, AV2131
      Duration: 4:22
    • 17:24
      Title: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetée (Flower Song)
      Composer: Bizet Georges
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor), Orchestre De L'Opera National De Lyon
      Album: Piotr Beczala - The French Collection, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 4101
      Duration: 4:44
    • 17:32
      Title: Montagues And Capulets
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cleveland Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cd80101), Telarc, Cd80101
      Duration: 1:38
    • 17:34
      Title: The Swan
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello)
      Performer(s): Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello), Orla Mcdonagh (Piano)
      Album: Ailbhe McDonagh Its a Cello Thing, Ailbhe McDonagh
      Duration: 2:39
    • 17:37
      Title: Carmen Fantasy - Introduction. Allegro Moderato
      Composer: Sarasate, Pablo De
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), New York Philharmonic
      Album: Itzhak Perlman, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 9970
      Duration: 2:46
    • 17:42
      Title: A Wandering Minstrel I
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Welsh National Opera Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: The Mikado (Recordno: Cd-80284), Telarc, Cd-80284
      Duration: 4:20
    • 17:48
      Title: Music For The Film ‘Hamlet’ Op. 116 - The Palace Ball
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich: Hamlet, Naxos, 8.557446
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:52
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In A Major (3rd Movement) Rondo. Allegretto
      Complete Work Name: Cello Concerto No.2 In A Major
      Composer: Stamitz, Carl
      Performer(s): Michal Kanka (Cello)
      Performer(s): Michal Kanka (Cello), Prague Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Cello Concertos, Supraphon, SU 4108-2
      Duration: 4:11
    • 17:57
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat Major Op. 19 - Movement Ii - Adagio
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendal (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alfred Brendal (Piano), Wiener Philharmoniker
      Album: Beethoven: The 5 Piano Cpncertos - Alfred Brendal, Simon Rattle: Wiener Philharmoniker - Disk 2, Philips, 462 781-2
      Duration: 9:08
    • 18:08
      Title: O Mio Babbino Caro
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Mirella Freni (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Mirella Freni (Soprano), Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala Di Milano
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7631102), EMI, 7631102
      Duration: 2:49
    • 18:13
      Title: Minuet From A Downland Suite
      Composer: Ireland, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English String Orchestra
      Album: Spirit of England II, Nimbus Records Ltd, NI5450/3
      Duration: 4:55
    • 18:19
      Title: Peanut Vendor
      Composer: Simons, Moises
      Performer(s): Kent Larsen (Trombone)
      Performer(s): Kent Larsen (Trombone), Stan Kenton & His Orchestra
      Album: Stan Kenton - Kenton in Hi-Fi, Capitol Jazz, CDP 7 98451 2
      Duration: 4:35
    • 18:39
      Title: Intermezzo (Karelia Suite)
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Sibelius (Recordno: 54273), EMI, 54273
      Duration: 3:44
    • 18:45
      Title: Timedance
      Composer: Trad Arr Lunny Whelan O'Flynn/Lunny & Whelan
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Performer(s): Planxty
      Album: Timedance Vinyl Single, Wea, IR18711
      Duration: 6:34
    • 18:52
      Title: Cello Concerto In C Minor Rv401 - Movement Iii - Allegro Ma Non Molto
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Jonathan Cohen (Cello)
      Performer(s): Jonathan Cohen (Cello), Robert King (Harpsichord), The King's Consort
      Album: Vivaldi: Cello Concertos - Jonathan Cohen - The King's Consort: Robert King, Hyperion, CDA67553
      Duration: 3:21
    • 18:55
      Title: Funeral March Of A Marionette
      Complete Work Name: Funeral March Of A Marionette
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon), The New London Orchestra
      Album: The Playful Pachyderm: Classic Miniatures for Bassoon and Orchestra, Hyperion, CDA67453
      Duration: 4:41

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