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 Sunday 11 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 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

    • 16:01
      Title: Marriage Of Figaro: Overture
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classical Favourites ~~ G316304, Naxos, 8.554482-83
      Duration: 4:30
    • 16:06
      Title: Polovtsian Dance No.2
      Composer: Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Toronto Mendelssohn Youth Choir
      Album: Passport to Russia: Prokofiev, Borodin, Stravinsky, Sony, SFK47282
      Duration: 3:37
    • 16:12
      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
    • 16:16
      Title: Symphony No.22 In E Flat 'The Philosopher' (4th Movement) Finale
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Northern Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Haydn: Symphonies Vol.9, Naxos, 8.550724
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:22
      Title: Prendre Le Dessin D'Un Bijou...Fantaisie Aux Divins Mensonges
      Composer: Delibes, Leo
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra E Coro Del Teatro Comunale Bologna
      Album: L'Amour - Juan Diego Florez - PD LM, Decca, 4785948
      Duration: 5:34
    • 16:33
      Title: Pomp And Circumstance March No.1 -- Pomp And Circumstance March No.1
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Pomp and Circumstance, Deutsche Grammophon, 4634902
      Duration: 5:54
    • 16:41
      Title: String Quintet In B Flat (3rd Movement) Rondeau:Allegro Ma Non Troppo-Tempo Di Minuetto-Tempo 1
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Enrico Casazza, Isabella Longo (Violins), Alessandro Pandolfi (Viola), Luigi Puxeddu (Cello), Nicola Domeniconi, La Magnifica Comunita
      Album: Boccherini String Quintets Vol 8, Brilliant, 94002
      Duration: 6:37
    • 16:45
      Title: The Syncopated Clock -- The Syncopated Clock
      Composer: Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra
      Album: Leroy Anderson - Greatest Hits, RCA Victor/BMG Classics, 09026 61237 2
      Duration: 2:19
    • 16:51
      Title: Bell Chorus
      Complete Work Name: I Pagliacci
      Composer: Leoncavallo, Ruggero
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Munich Radio Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Chorus
      Album: The Only Choral Album You'll Ever Need ~~ C685202, RCA Victor, 75605513602
      Duration: 2:33
    • 16:55
      Title: Au Mont Ida, Trois Déesses
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra E Coro Del Teatro Comunale Bologna
      Album: L'Amour - Juan Diego Florez - PD LM, Decca, 4785948
      Duration: 3:54
    • 17:00
      Title: Kaiser Franz Josef I. Rettungs-Jubel Marsch
      Composer: Strauss, Johann
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Johann Strauss in Berlin, TELDEC, 3984244892
      Duration: 3:30
    • 17:04
      Title: Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)
      Composer: Lennon/Maccartney
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Album: Rubber Soul, Apple, CDP7464402
      Duration: 2:01
    • 17:07
      Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits -- Not Available
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Miguel Proenca (Piano)
      Performer(s): Miguel Proenca (Piano)
      Album: Miguel Proenca Interpreta, Leblon Records, ANO1993LB007
      Duration: 4:54
    • 17:13
      Title: Barcarolle From Tales Of Hoffman -- Not Available
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 4194061881), Deutsche Grammophon, 4194061881
      Duration: 3:31
    • 17:17
      Title: The Swan -- Carnival Of Animals
      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
    • 17:22
      Title: Toute Mon Ame Est La...Pourquoi Me Réveiller
      Composer: Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra E Coro Del Teatro Comunale Bologna
      Album: L'Amour - Juan Diego Florez - PD LM, Decca, 4785948
      Duration: 3:07
    • 17:27
      Title: Piano Sonata No.1 In E Flat (2nd Movement) Rondo
      Composer: Field, John
      Performer(s): Míceál O'Rourke (Piano)
      Performer(s): Míceál O'Rourke (Piano)
      Album: John Field: 4 Piano Sonatas, Chandos, Chan8787
      Duration: 4:29
    • 17:34
      Title: Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves -- Nabucco
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Opera Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 425847) ~~ G118211, Decca, 425847
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:44
      Title: Four Scottish Dances - No. 3 Allegretto
      Composer: Arnold, Malcolm
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Spirit of Scotland, Chandos, CHAN 10412 X
      Duration: 2:46
    • 17:47
      Title: Finlandia Op.26
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Sibelius (Recordno: 7542732) ~~ H354804, EMI, 7542732
      Duration: 7:58
    • 17:59
      Title: L'Amour...Ah! Leve-Toi, Soleil!
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra E Coro Del Teatro Comunale Bologna
      Album: L'Amour - Juan Diego Florez - PD LM, Decca, 4785948
      Duration: 4:38
    • 18:05
      Title: Symphony No.3 'Organ' (4th Movement)
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Marie-Claire Alain (Organ)
      Performer(s): Marie-Claire Alain (Organ), Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Carnival of the Animals, Erato, 0630-18971-2
      Duration: 7:45
    • 18:15
      Title: Clarinet Candy
      Composer: Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Emma Johnson Voyage ~~ D403301, UCJ, 986618-0
      Duration: 3:02
    • 18:20
      Title: Mise Eire (Orchestral Suite) - Finale (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: 1:57
    • 18:28
      Title: Granada -- Granada
      Complete Work Name: Granada
      Composer: Lara, Agustin
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Pavarotti - The Ultimate Collection, Decca, 4580002
      Duration: 3:08
    • 18:34
      Title: Candide: Overture
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdm7690632) ~~ G048917, EMI, Cdm7690632
      Duration: 4:18
    • 18:39
      Title: The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg - I Will Wait For You
      Composer: Bernstein, Elmer
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Cinema Serenade - Itzhak Perlman - Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: John Williams, Sony Classical, SK 63005
      Duration: 3:44
    • 18:44
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G (1st Movement) Prelude
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Torleif Thedéen (Cello)
      Performer(s): Torleif Thedéen (Cello)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 803804), BIS, 803804
      Duration: 2:12
    • 18:47
      Title: Parlami D'Amore Mariu
      Composer: Bixio/Neri
      Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), New Symphony Orchestra Of London
      Album: Giuseppe Di Stefano - Torna A Surriento ~~ Not Available, Decca, 417 794 2
      Duration: 3:16
    • 18:50
      Title: Cavatina -- Not Available
      Composer: Myers, Stanley
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar), The Tippett Quartet
      Album: Craig Ogden Summertime ~~ PD OB, Universal, CFMD20
      Duration: 4:27
    • 18:55
      Title: Danse Slave
      Composer: Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: RTÉ) ~~ G432601, RTÉ Recording, RTÉ
      Duration: 5:36

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