Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Saturday Oct 25th  Lorcan is featuring 3 classic albums released as a three cd set from Spanish pianist Alicia De Larrocha and her impressive recordings of all the Spanish masterworks for the keyboard including the cycles of Granados and de Falla .This recent release on the Decca label is a limited edition set and Lorcan will have a few to giveaway over the weekend...

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 3 May 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.

    This sunday Evelyn Grant is presenting the programme which will feature the third 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...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Marches For Military Band - March For A Spartakiade
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Northern College Of Music Wind Orchestra
      Album: Russian Wind Band Classics, Chandos, CHAN10166
      Duration: 3:41
    • 16:11
      Title: The Force Of Destiny - Overture
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Emma Johnsen (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Emma Johnsen (Clarinet), John Lenehan (Piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Voyage - Emma Johnsen, UCJ, 986 618-0
      Duration: 3:55
    • 16:16
      Title: Non Ti Scordar Di Me
      Composer: Curtis/Furnó
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Henry Mancini Orchestra & Chorus
      Album: Luciano Pavarotti - Mamma ~~ PD AR, Decca, 475 8387
      Duration: 2:57
    • 16:20
      Title: Swan Lake Op. 20 - Act 2 - No. 27 Mazurka - Tempo Di Mazurka
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Marinsky Theatre
      Album: Tchaikovsky: Swan lake - Orchestra of the Marinsky Theatre: Valery Gergiev - Disk 2, Decca, 475 7669
      Duration: 2:48
    • 16:33
      Title: I Love To Laugh
      Composer: Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.
      Performer(s): Ed Wynn
      Performer(s): Ed Wynn
      Album: Mary Poppins ~~ F169810, Walt Disney, WD775722
      Duration: 2:44
    • 16:37
      Title: Concertino In E Flat (3rd Movement) Presto Assai
      Composer: Myslivecek, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Concerto Koln
      Album: Myslivecek: Symphonies ~~ H862221, Archiv Produktion, 4776418
      Duration: 4:00
    • 16:43
      Title: Overture To La Locandiera - Allegro Assai
      Complete Work Name: Overture To La Locandiera
      Composer: Salieri, Antonio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Mozart Players
      Album: Antonio Salieri - Symphonies, Overtures and Variations, Chandos Records Ltd, CHAN9877
      Duration: 3:47
    • 16:48
      Title: String Quartet In D (3rd Movement) Nocturne -- String Quartet No.2 In D
      Composer: Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: The Academy - By Request ~~ G080810, EMI, Cdc-7470272
      Duration: 7:41
    • 16:56
      Title: Dance Of The Tumblers
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Chan8328), Chandos, Chan8328
      Duration: 3:35
    • 17:10
      Title: Avec La Garde Montaine (Children's Chorus)
      Complete Work Name: Carmen
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Paris Opera Chorus
      Album: Carmen (Recordno: 0028948026234) ~~, Deutsche Grammophon, 0028948026234
      Duration: 2:33
    • 17:13
      Title: Enigma Variations - Nimrod
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Unforgettable Classics - Advertisements III, EMI Records, 724357341929
      Duration: 5:31
    • 17:19
      Title: The Family Solicitor
      Composer: D. Furber / N. Gay / A. Rose
      Performer(s): John Howard
      Performer(s): John Howard
      Album: Songs From Me And My Girl - Various, Pickwick, PWKS 4143
      Duration: 1:33
    • 17:24
      Title: Sonata In G Minor Devil's Trill (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Tartini, Guiseppe
      Performer(s): Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin)
      Performer(s): Jean-Jacques Kantorow (Violin), Orchestre D'Auvergne
      Album: 50 Best Baroque, EMI, 4575032
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:28
      Title: Barcarolle From Tales Of Hoffman -- Not Available
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano), Jeannine Collard (Mezzo-Soprano), Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
      Album: French Operatic Favourites (Recordno: CD-CFP4562) ~~ A084704, EMI, CD-CFP4562
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:34
      Title: La Gioconda - Dance Of The Hours
      Composer: Ponchielli, Amilcare
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Very Best of Summer Classics ~~ CDG04143, Decca, 4761049
      Duration: 2:44
    • 17:38
      Title: Symphony No.4 (3rd Movement) Allegro Energico E Passioato - Piu Allegro
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Symphony No 4, Deutsche Gramophonn, 400 037-2
      Duration: 6:06
    • 17:58
      Title: Horn Concerto No.2 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro Molto
      Composer: Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Barry Tuckwell (Horn)
      Performer(s): Barry Tuckwell (Horn), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 430370-2), Decca, 430370-2
      Duration: 5:31
    • 18:04
      Title: Adela (Song For Voice & Guitar)
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Manuel Barrueco (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Manuel Barrueco (Guitar), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
      Album: Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjuez / Fantasia para un gentilhombre, EMI Records, 724355617521
      Duration: 2:26
    • 18:07
      Title: Morning -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46
      Complete Work Name: Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: James Galway: Seasons ~~ G232401, BMG, 09026619152
      Duration: 4:04
    • 18:13
      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
    • 18:19
      Title: Questa O Quella -- Rigoletto Act 1
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Orchestra Sinfonica De Milano Giuseppe Verdi
      Album: Rolando Villazon Tenor ~~ Not Available, Deursche Grammphon, 4778854
      Duration: 1:51
    • 18:23
      Title: Minuet In G Op.14 No.1
      Composer: Paderewski, Ignacy Jan
      Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Album: Piano Album: Stephen Hough, Virgin, Vc790732-2
      Duration: 4:34
    • 18:27
      Title: Alerte (Perpetual Movement)
      Composer: Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet), Nancy Allen (Harp)
      Album: Romance (Recordno: RD60198), RCA Victor, RD60198
      Duration: 2:55
    • 18:34
      Title: Symphony No.2 In D Major Op.36 (Scherzo Allegro)
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestre Revolutionnaire Et Romantique
      Album: Beethoven The Symphonies ~~ Not Available, Archiv, 4778643
      Duration: 4:25
    • 18:39
      Title: Quel Guardo Il Cavaliere
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Orchestra Del Teatro Regio Di Torino
      Album: Angela Gheorghiu: Arias, Decca, 452417-2
      Duration: 5:45
    • 18:45
      Title: Danzon No.2
      Composer: Marquez, Arturo
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrucken Kaiserslautern
      Album: Karel Mark Chichon ~~ PD GH, SWR, 50152011
      Duration: 9:48
    • 18:56
      Title: Sunburst -- Invocation
      Composer: Andrew York
      Performer(s): Michael O'Toole (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Michael O'Toole (Guitar)
      Album: Invocation (Recordno: RRCDA9), Michael O' Toole, RRCDA9
      Duration: 3:57

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