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 4 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.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Ride Of The Valkyries -- Die Walkure
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Simply Classical, EMI, CDCLASS 1
      Duration: 5:25
    • 16:08
      Title: Castillane
      Composer: Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Barcelona '92, EMI, Cdm7643702
      Duration: 3:08
    • 16:13
      Title: Symphony In D (4th Movement) Allegro Assai
      Composer: Clementi, Muzio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Mozart Players
      Album: Clementi: Two Symphonies Op.18 (Recordno: Chan9234) ~~ H406312, Chandos, Chan9234
      Duration: 3:36
    • 16:17
      Title: The Grasshopper's Dance -- Not Available
      Composer: Bucalossi, Ernst
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Palm Court Theatre Orchestra
      Album: Pastoral Classics (Recordno: CHAN241-35), Chandos, CHAN241-35
      Duration: 3:52
    • 16:21
      Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum -- Children's Corner Suite
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Pascal Roge (Piano)
      Performer(s): Pascal Roge (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 4430212) ~~ D276605, Decca, 4430212
      Duration: 2:13
    • 16:27
      Title: Vissi D'Arte
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano), Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdm7631822), EMI, Cdm7631822
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:34
      Title: Classical Gas -- Classical Gas
      Composer: Mason Williams
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): California Guitar Trio
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Dgm9803), Discipline, Dgm9803
      Duration: 2:55
    • 16:38
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (1st Movement) Allegro -- Trumpet Concerto In E Flat
      Composer: Neruda, Johann Baptist Georg
      Performer(s): Alison Balsom (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Alison Balsom (Trumpet), Bremen Chamber Philharmonic
      Album: Haydn / Hummel: Trumpet Concertos, EMI Classics, 50999 2 16213 0 7
      Duration: 5:13
    • 16:44
      Title: Nocturne In E Flat Op.9 No.2
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Martin Roscoe (Piano)
      Performer(s): Martin Roscoe (Piano)
      Album: Chopin Piano Sonata No.2; Various Piano Works, BBC Music, BBCM315
      Duration: 4:17
    • 16:50
      Title: E Lucevan Le Stelle -- Tosca
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 458000-2), Decca, 458000-2
      Duration: 3:10
    • 16:56
      Title: Sarabande -- Ost - Barry Lyndon
      Complete Work Name: Ost - Barry Lyndon
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Gareth Williams (Harpsichord)
      Performer(s): Gareth Williams (Harpsichord), The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 2001: Music From The Films Of Stanley Kubrick, Silva Screens, SILCD 1176
      Duration: 4:10
    • 17:02
      Title: Sonata In C Major K. 502/L. 3/P 408
      Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Evgeny Zarafiants (Piano)
      Performer(s): Evgeny Zarafiants (Piano)
      Album: SCarlatti: Complete Keyboard Sonatas Vol. 6 - Evgeny Zarafiants, HNH International, 8.554793
      Duration: 3:58
    • 17:07
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
      Album: Bruch / Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos ~~ H405803, Teldec, 4509-90875-2
      Duration: 7:39
    • 17:16
      Title: Chanson De Matin -- Chanson De Matin
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Lest We Forget, Warner Classics, 0630 10201 2
      Duration: 3:34
    • 17:23
      Title: O Dolci Mani
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Ten)
      Performer(s): Jussi Bjorling (Ten), Rome Opera Orchestra
      Album: Jussi Bjorling: The Ultimate Collection (Recordno: 74321248212), RCA Victor, 74321248212
      Duration: 1:44
    • 17:26
      Title: Pastorale -- Chants D'Auvergne
      Composer: Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s): Veronique Gens (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Veronique Gens (Soprano), Orchestre National De Lille Region Nord/ Pas De Calais
      Album: Chants D'Auvergne 2, Naxos
      Duration: 4:30
    • 17:33
      Title: Slavonic Dances Op.46 No.7
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Dvorak: Slavonic Dances - Atlanta Symphony Orchestra / Levi (Recordno: CD80497), Telarc, CD80497
      Duration: 3:20
    • 17:38
      Title: Havanaise -- Not Available
      Composer: Viardot
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Myung-Whun Chung (Piano)
      Album: Chant d'Amour, Decca, 452667-2
      Duration: 4:43
    • 17:53
      Title: Waltz (The Song Of The Great Rivers)
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich Ballet Suites ~~ H756320, Naxos, 8.557208
      Duration: 3:29
    • 17:58
      Title: Jupiter, The Bringer Of Jollity
      Complete Work Name: The Planets Suite
      Composer: Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): National Orchestra Of France
      Album: Passport to the British Isles (Recordno: Skf47280), Sony Masterworks, Skf47280
      Duration: 7:27
    • 18:07
      Title: Recondita Armonia
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Joseph Calleja (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Joseph Calleja (Tenor), L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande
      Album: Joseph Calleja the Maltese tenor, Decca, 4782720
      Duration: 2:46
    • 18:12
      Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Incidental Music Op.61 - No.3 Song With Chorus
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Kenneth Branagh (Narrator)
      Performer(s): Kenneth Branagh (Narrator), Sylvia Mcnair (1st Elf) Angelika Kirchschlager (2nd Elf), Berlin Philharmonic, Women Of The Ernst-Seneff Chorus / Sigurd Brauns
      Album: A Midsummer Night's Dream -- SK62826, Sony, SK62826
      Duration: 4:04
    • 18:17
      Title: Moulinet (Polka) Op.57 (Live Recording)
      Composer: Strauss, Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 2007 New Year's Concert, Deutsche Grammophon, 4776225
      Duration: 3:27
    • 18:22
      Title: Concert Study 'La Source' Op.44
      Composer: Hasselmans, Alphonse
      Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp)
      Performer(s): Marisa Robles (Harp)
      Album: The World of the Harp ~~ CDD02383, Decca Records, 4338692
      Duration: 3:15
    • 18:26
      Title: Parigi, O Cara, From La Traviata
      Composer: Verdi
      Performer(s): Renata Scotto (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Renata Scotto (Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Viva Verdi!, Emi, Cdz762521
      Duration: 4:16
    • 18:33
      Title: Little Suite No.4, Op.80a: Iii- Rondo
      Composer: Arnold, Malcolm
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Ballet Sinfonia
      Album: The Best of British Light Music, Sanctuary Records Group Ltd., CD RSB502
      Duration: 2:07
    • 18:35
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C Hob.Viib:1 (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto
      Complete Work Name: Cello Concerto No.1 In C Hob.Viib:1
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Jacqueline Du Pre (Cello)
      Performer(s): Jacqueline Du Pre (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: The Sound of Jacqueline du Pre, EMI, 50999 0 91975 2 7
      Duration: 6:50
    • 18:43
      Title: Piano Concerto No 2 In B Flat Major Op 19 - Movement Ii - Adagio
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
      Performer(s): Mikhail Pletnev (Piano), Russian National Orchestra
      Album: Beethoven: The Five Piano Concertos - Pletnev / Russian National Orchestra / Gansch -- CDH09064, Deutsche Grammophon, 4777475
      Duration: 8:27
    • 18:52
      Title: Moszkowski: Guitarre
      Composer: Moszkowski, Moritz
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin)
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin), Eduard Laurel (Piano)
      Album: Homage - James Ehnes, ONYX, ONYX4038
      Duration: 3:22
    • 18:56
      Title: Sicilienne -- Sicilienne, Op. 78
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Albrecht Meyer (Oboe D'Amore)
      Performer(s): Albrecht Meyer (Oboe D'Amore), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Bonjour Paris - Albrecht Meyer, Decca Records, 478 2564
      Duration: 3:48

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