Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Saturday Oct 18th Lorcan is featuring Brahms Cello Sonatas... the legendary recordings with Cellist Mstistlav Rostropovich and Painist Rudolph Serkin and on Sunday Lorcan's featured album is a tribute to Richard Strauss on his 150th anniversary by Master singer Thomas Hampson.The album Notturno  see Thomas select 18 of the composers songs...there'll be a few copies to be won!

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 19 April 2014

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    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians. This Easter weekend Lorcan is featuring "Voces8" - an exciting vocal group, as well as contemporary classics.

    This sunday features the second of our series’ marking Limerick’s tenure as City of Culture 2014. The series was specially commissioned by RTE Lyric FM and Limerick's Live95FM. In “As it Lives and Breathes” Dermot McIntyre and his colleagues Mairead O’Connor and Mary McDonnell of Grey Heron Media have been keeping an audio diary of the city and county over the past year... this Sunday , Sport

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: I Could Have Danced All Night -- Not Available
      Composer: Lerner/Loewe
      Performer(s): Kevin Morgan (Tuba)
      Performer(s): Kevin Morgan (Tuba), Paul Bateman (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 2098), ASV, 2098
      Duration: 1:22
    • 16:02
      Title: Wedding March 'Mazurka' Op. 20a
      Complete Work Name: Wedding March 'Mazurka Op.20a
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Slavonica
      Album: Famous Ballet Music, Masters Classics, CLS 4219
      Duration: 2:14
    • 16:05
      Title: Perpetuum Mobile -- Perpetuum Mobile
      Complete Work Name: Perpetuum Mobile
      Composer: Jeffes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Penguin Cafe Orchestra
      Album: Classical Chillout ~~ Not Available, EMI, 724381115022
      Duration: 4:34
    • 16:10
      Title: Better A Dry Crust
      Complete Work Name: Book Of Proverbs
      Composer: Torke, Michael
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orch, Netherlands Radio Choir
      Album: Book Of Proverbs, Decca, 466721-2
      Duration: 3:52
    • 16:16
      Title: Concerto In F Major For Two Oboes And Strings (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Complete Work Name: Concerto In F Major For Two Oboes And Strings Op. 9/3
      Composer: Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Stefan Schilli (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Stefan Schilli (Oboe), Giovanni Deangeli (Oboe), Tanja Becker-Bender (Violin), Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Albinoni: Oboe Concertos - Disk 1, Brilliant, 92791
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:32
      Title: Minuet From String Quintet In E Major, Op.13, No.5
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Mischa Maisky (Cello)
      Performer(s): Mischa Maisky (Cello), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Cello Encores, Deutsche Grammophon, 4785413
      Duration: 4:11
    • 16:38
      Title: Benedictus: Requiem In D Minor
      Complete Work Name: Requiem In D Minor Kv626
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Concentus Musicus Wien, Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopern
      Album: Mozart: Sacred Arias, Teldec, 4509-95985-2
      Duration: 5:12
    • 16:45
      Title: String Quartet In D (4th Movement) Finale: Presto
      Complete Work Name: String Quartet In D Op.76
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Johannes String Quartet
      Album: The Sunday Sessions (Recordno: Mpr206) ~~ G441314, MPR, Mpr206
      Duration: 3:34
    • 16:55
      Title: In A Chassidic Mood - Allegro
      Complete Work Name: In A Chassidic Mood
      Composer: Aldema, Gil
      Performer(s): Giora Feidman (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Giora Feidman (Clarinet), Berlin Symphoniker
      Album: Rhapsody - Giora Feidman, Koch Schwann, 3-6599-2
      Duration: 4:59
    • 17:01
      Title: Easter Hymn -- Not Available
      Composer: Mascagni/Targioni/Menasci/Weatherly/Mansfield
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Treorchy Male Choir
      Album: Favourite Welsh Choirs ~~ PD OB, EMI Gold, 724352704521
      Duration: 4:43
    • 17:08
      Title: The Carnival In Rome: Ballet Music
      Complete Work Name: The Carnival In Rome
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: J. Strauss, Jr.: Edition Volume 45, Marco Polo, 8.223245
      Duration: 7:02
    • 17:16
      Title: La Damnation De Faust - Dance Of The Sylphs -- La Damnation De Faust
      Complete Work Name: La Damnation De Faust
      Composer: Berlioz, Hector
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: the most relaxing Classical album in the world... ever! II, Circa Records Ltd, 724384633523
      Duration: 2:45
    • 17:27
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No. 1 - Vincenzo Galilei: Gagliarda
      Complete Work Name: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No. 1
      Composer: Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances / Trittico Botticelliano, Telarc Digital, CD-80309
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:33
      Title: The Coquette
      Composer: Sousa, John Philip
      Performer(s): John Wallace (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): John Wallace (Trumpet), Tom Kelly (Clarinet Leader)
      Album: Stars and Stripes Forever - The Wallace Collection, John Wallace, The Wallace Collection, WC2008
      Duration: 2:48
    • 17:38
      Title: Karelia Suite (3rd Movement) Alla Marcia
      Complete Work Name: Karelia Suite
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Your Hundred Best Tunes, Vol.4 ~~ G118312, Decca, 425850-2
      Duration: 4:26
    • 17:46
      Title: Suite Concertino In F (2nd Movement) Strimpellata-Presto
      Complete Work Name: Suite Concertino In F Op.16
      Composer: Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Mozart Players
      Album: Mozart / Hummel / Wolf-Ferrari, Gallo, CD499
      Duration: 2:14
    • 17:46
      Title: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The East World / La Musica Notturna Delle Strade Di Madrid - Los Manolos
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Album: Masters and Commanders: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel, Telarc, CD-80682
      Duration: 3:32
    • 17:51
      Title: Sonata Concertante For Violin And Harp (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Complete Work Name: Sonata Concertante For Violin And Harp
      Composer: Spohr, Louis
      Performer(s): Sophie Langdon (Violin)
      Performer(s): Sophie Langdon (Violin), Hugh Webb (Harp)
      Album: Music for Violin and Harp Vol.1, Naxos, 8.555364
      Duration: 4:16
    • 17:58
      Title: The Varsity Student's Rag
      Composer: The Nash Ensemble
      Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble
      Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble
      Album: Sir John Betjeman's Varsity Rag, Virgin Records, CASCD 1154
      Duration: 3:26
    • 18:04
      Title: Allegretto (4)
      Composer: Janacek, Leos
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Holst/ Janacek: The Planets/ Sinfonietta, EMI Classics, 077776474021
      Duration: 2:49
    • 18:07
      Title: Tornami A Dir
      Complete Work Name: Don Pasquale
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden
      Album: Duets And Arias ~~ A196807, EMI Classics, 724355611727
      Duration: 3:25
    • 18:11
      Title: Serenata Humoristica
      Complete Work Name: Serenata Humoristica
      Composer: Mignone, Francisco
      Performer(s): Francisco Mignone (Piano)
      Performer(s): Francisco Mignone (Piano), Maria Josephina Mignone (Piano)
      Album: Francisco Mignone e Maria Josephina Mignone Dois Pianos, Acervo Funarte, ATR32038
      Duration: 2:25
    • 18:15
      Title: Duetto De L'Ane
      Complete Work Name: Veronique
      Composer: Messager, André-Charles-Prosper
      Performer(s): Barbara Hendricks (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Gino Quilico (Baritone), Lyon Opera Orchestra
      Album: Duos d'Opérettes, EMI, 5551512
      Duration: 2:25
    • 18:18
      Title: Mise Eire (Orchestral Suite) - Luan Cásca 1916 (Róisín Dubh)
      Composer: O Riada, Sean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: Sean O Riada: Orchestral Works (Recordno: CD136), RTE Lyric fm, CD136
      Duration: 2:16
    • 18:23
      Title: Sing Joyfully -- Not Available
      Composer: Byrd, William
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): City Of London Sinfonia, The Cambridge Singers
      Album: A Portrait of The Cambridge Singers, Collegium Records, CSCD500
      Duration: 2:22
    • 18:26
      Title: American Songs - Speak Low
      Complete Work Name: American Songs
      Composer: Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Richard King (Horn) Steven Witser (Trombone) Craig Knox (Tuba), Centre City Brass Quintet - Anthony Dilorenzo / Geoffrey Hardcastle (Trumpet)
      Album: Kurt Weill from Berlin to Broadway, CHANDOS, CHAN9924
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:33
      Title: 12 Concerti Grossi Op. 6 - Concerto No. 9 In F Major - Movement Ii - Allegro
      Complete Work Name: 12 Concerti Grossi Op. 6 - Concerto No. 9 In F Major
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Handel And Haydn Society
      Album: Handel: Concerti Grossi Op.3 and 6 - Handel and Haydn Society: Christopher Hogwood - Disk 3, Avie, AV 2065
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:37
      Title: Va Tacito -- Giulio Cesare In Egitto
      Complete Work Name: Giulio Cesare In Egitto
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), John Fisher (Harpsichord), Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Handel Arias - Bryn Terfel ~~ A233613, Deutsche Grammophon, 453480-2
      Duration: 6:15
    • 18:45
      Title: Spartacus And Phrygia (Adagio)
      Complete Work Name: Spartacus
      Composer: Khachaturian, Aram
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): St Petersburgh State Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Food of Love (Recordno: 8554590) ~~ PD OB, Naxos, 8554590
      Duration: 8:33
    • 18:55
      Title: Hungarian Dance No.6 In D Flat. Vivace
      Complete Work Name: Hungarian Dance No.6 In D Flat - Transcr. In B Flat Major For Violin And Piano By Joseph Joachim
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Lambert Orkis (Piano)
      Album: Simply Anne-Sophie ~~ CDH8805, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 7166
      Duration: 3:46

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