Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This weekend Lorcan is featuring the wonderful Carlo Bergonzi..."The Tenor's Tenor " as he is known and a selection of the recordings which have inspired a generation of singers.

    There will be a couple of CD's to be won both on Saturday and Sunday.Look out for the question...

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Sunday 28 September 2014

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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

    • 16:01
      Title: Concerto For Cello And Strings No.2 In D Major (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Concerto For Cello And Strings No.2 In D Major
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
      Performer(s): Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Collegium Musicum Zurich
      Album: Cello Concertos (Recordno: 4776337), Deutsche Grammophon, 4776337
      Duration: 4:54
    • 16:10
      Title: Bring Him Home -- Les Miserables
      Composer: Schonberg/ Boublil/ Kretzmer
      Performer(s): Colm Wilkinson
      Performer(s): Colm Wilkinson, London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Stage Heroes, BMG, CDBD74105
      Duration: 3:24
    • 16:13
      Title: Histoire Du Tango - Bordel 1900
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Sarah Markham (Sop Sax) Andrew Wilson (Alto Sax) Martin Kerrigan (Tenor/Sop Sax) Alex Mitchell (Baritone Sax), Adelphi Saxophone Quartet
      Album: Simply Four Saxophones (Recordno: 724357252720) ~~ CDG04026, EMI Records Ltd, 724357252720
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:17
      Title: Clair De Lune -- Suite Bergamasque
      Complete Work Name: Suite Bergamasque
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: 101 Great Orchestral Classics ~~ G333405, Naxos, 8.551144
      Duration: 4:27
    • 16:33
      Title: Overture To Captain Blood
      Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Album: Masters and Commanders - Cincinnati Pops Orchestra: Erich Kunzel, Telarc, CD-80682
      Duration: 3:27
    • 16:38
      Title: I Feel Pretty
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard/Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Kurt Ollmann, Richard Harrell, Tatiana Troyanos, Studio Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779265), Deutsche Grammophon, 002894779265
      Duration: 3:24
    • 16:42
      Title: Concerto No.2 For Trumpet, Strings And Continuo In E Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegro Ma Moderatamente
      Composer: Hertel, Johann Wilhelm
      Performer(s): Marek Zvolanek (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Marek Zvolanek (Trumpet), New Prague Collegium
      Album: Baroque Trumpet Concertos - Marek Zvolanek/New Prague Collegium, Cube-Bohemia, CBCD2529
      Duration: 3:54
    • 16:49
      Title: Ballet Suite No.1 - Humoresque-Waltz
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Moscow Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich Waltzes, Delos, DE3257
      Duration: 2:52
    • 17:00
      Title: Romanza Andaluza Op.22
      Composer: Sarasate, Pablo De
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
      Album: Sarasate / Falla / Granados / Halffter / Albeniz, EMI Records, CDM7635332
      Duration: 4:48
    • 17:10
      Title: Symphony No.5 In D Minor Op.107 "Reformation" 2nd Movement Allegro Vivace
      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: 5:28
    • 17:23
      Title: In Trutina
      Composer: Orff, Carl
      Performer(s): June Anderson
      Performer(s): June Anderson, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
      Album: Carl Orff - Carmina Burana, Deutsche Grammophon, 4793432
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:28
      Title: The Magic Flute - Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mikael Melbye (Papageno)
      Performer(s): Mikael Melbye (Papageno), Maria Venuti (Papegna), Staatskapelle Dresden
      Album: The number one Mozart album CD 2, Universal Classics & Jazz, 4769224
      Duration: 2:35
    • 17:33
      Title: Lyric Pieces (She Dances)
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Florian Henschel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Florian Henschel (Piano)
      Album: Dance Through The Ages (Recordno: 74321721002) ~~ CDG03565, Arténova, 74321721002
      Duration: 2:52
    • 17:38
      Title: Un Di Felice, Eterea
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavrotti (Tenor), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 101 Essential Opera Favourites (Recordno: 4763782) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4763782
      Duration: 3:30
    • 17:42
      Title: Waltz In A Flat Major Op.64 No.3
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Album: Chopin Masterworks ~~ PD OB, Erato, 256468714-7
      Duration: 2:45
    • 17:47
      Title: Violin Concerto No.2 In D Major (3rd Movement) Rondeau: Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Violin Concerto No.2 In D Major K211
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin)
      Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Orchestra Mozart
      Album: Mozart: The Violin Concertos - Carmignola / Orchestra Mozart / Claudio Abbado, Archiv Produktion / DG, 4777371
      Duration: 4:05
    • 17:52
      Title: Je Veux Vivre -- Romeo And Juliet
      Complete Work Name: Romeo And Juliet
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Cara Diva (Recordno: Cara001) ~~ A293201, Cara, Cara001
      Duration: 3:34
    • 17:57
      Title: Walk To The Bunkhouse
      Composer: Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Copland Conducts Copland (Recordno: MK42429), CBS, MK42429
      Duration: 3:00
    • 18:01
      Title: Joy -- Awakening (Songs Of The Earth)
      Composer: Curiale, Joseph
      Performer(s): Raymon Simmons (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Raymon Simmons (Trumpet), Kelvin Thomson (Piano), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Awakening: Joseph Curiale ~~ H618906, Black Box, 1050
      Duration: 3:31
    • 18:13
      Title: Dance Of The Prince, Sugar Plum Fairy And Coda
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Favourite Ballet Classics (Recordno: 0777 7 67595 2 4), EMI, 0777 7 67595 2 4
      Duration: 3:54
    • 18:17
      Title: Main Theme From Schindler's List
      Composer: Williams, John
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Silver Violin, Decca, 4783529
      Duration: 3:51
    • 18:22
      Title: Palillos Y Panderetas (3rd Movement) Alegre Manana
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Castile Leon Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Rodrigo Complete Orchestral Works 6, Naxos, 8.555962
      Duration: 3:14
    • 18:33
      Title: Hungarian Dance No.1 In G Minor
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Lambert Orkis (Piano)
      Album: Tango Song and Dance (Recordno: 471500-2) ~~ D395304, Deutsche Grammophon, 471500-2
      Duration: 3:34
    • 18:37
      Title: Vltava From Ma Vlast (Part 2)
      Composer: Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): Mariss Jansons (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Oslo Philahrmonic Orchestra
      Album: Best Children's Classics 100, EMI Classics, 50999 6 48500 2 3
      Duration: 6:50
    • 18:45
      Title: O Soave Fanciulla
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Joseph Calleja (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Joseph Calleja (Tenor), Aleksandra Kurzak (Soprano), L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande
      Album: Joseph Calleja the Maltese tenor, Decca, 4782720
      Duration: 4:09
    • 18:50
      Title: Pomp And Circumstance March No.4 -- Pomp And Circumstance March No.4 In G
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Best Proms Album in the World... Ever, BBC, 724384973124
      Duration: 5:07
    • 18:56
      Title: Violin Concerto In E Flat Major, Op. 8 No. 5 Rv 253 'La Tempesta Di Mare' (3rd Movement) Presto
      Complete Work Name: Concerto In E Flat Major, Op. 8 No. 5 Rv 253 'La Tempesta Di Mare' For Violin, Strings And Basso Continuo
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin)
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Daniel Hope - Vivaldi, Deutsche Grammophon, 4777463
      Duration: 3:46

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