Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new recordings. Our feature right through theweekend is "The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra" who set new standards for the recording of Mozart Wind concertos on the Deutsche Grammaphon label in the 1980’s. This weekend Lorcan will be giving away copies of a 3 CD set of those classic recordings compiled from their extensive catalogue on the label.

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 17 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: Entry Of The Gladiators -- Not Available
      Composer: Fucik, Julius
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 842337zk), Teldec, 842337zk
      Duration: 2:41
    • 16:04
      Title: Pizzicato Polka -- Not Available
      Composer: Strauss Ii, Johann/Strauss,Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: RTÉ Concert Orchestra conducted by Robert Houlihan ~~ CDG04327, RTÉ lyric fm
      Duration: 2:40
    • 16:08
      Title: Je Te Veux (Waltz) -- Not Available
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Album: Soireés de Vienne, Auvidis Valois, V4718
      Duration: 5:21
    • 16:14
      Title: Sinfonia Il Giorno Onomastico - I. Allegro Quasi Presto
      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: 4:18
    • 16:18
      Title: A Wandering Minstrel I
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Robert Tear (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Robert Tear (Tenor), Bournemouth Sinfonietta
      Album: A Gilbert And Sullivan Gala ~~ C118605, Emi, 7477632
      Duration: 4:28
    • 16:33
      Title: La Cumparsita
      Composer: Rodriguez, Gerardo Matos
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin)
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Tangos And Dances - Fionnuala Hunt, Avie, Av2079
      Duration: 3:53
    • 16:38
      Title: Habañera
      Complete Work Name: Carmen
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Album: Best Loved Classics 6, EMI, 7625052
      Duration: 4:04
    • 16:45
      Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Allegro -- Trumpet Concerto In E Flat Hobviie:1
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet)
      Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Wynton Marsalis: Trumpet Concertos ~~ H001203, CBS, CD37846
      Duration: 4:32
    • 16:52
      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
    • 16:58
      Title: The Tango
      Composer: Stephen Warbeck
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Studio Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 467678-2), Decca/Umg, 467678-2
      Duration: 2:14
    • 17:01
      Title: Air On A G String -- Orch. Suite No.3 In D Major Bwv 1068
      Composer: J.S. Bach
      Performer(s): Martynas
      Performer(s): Martynas, Raven String Quartet
      Album: Martynas ~~ PD LM, Decca, 4785651
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:07
      Title: Waltz -- Masquerade Suite
      Composer: Khachaturian, Aram
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Russian Dances (Recordno: Chan6598) ~~ G323310, Chandos, Chan6598
      Duration: 4:02
    • 17:11
      Title: Mambo Italiano
      Composer: Merrill, Bob
      Performer(s): Lesley Garrett (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Lesley Garrett (Vocals), Evelyn Glennie (Percussion), Studio Orchestra
      Album: Travelling Light, EMI, 724355725127
      Duration: 4:22
    • 17:16
      Title: Das Wandern -- Die Schone Mullerin
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)
      Album: Liszt Piano Works Vol.2: Schubert Song Transcriptions ~~ D010405, Decca, 414575
      Duration: 1:54
    • 17:22
      Title: It Ain't Necessarily So -- Porgy And Bess
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin)
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin), Sandra Rivers (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 077775435221), EMI, 077775435221
      Duration: 2:44
    • 17:26
      Title: Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves -- Nabucco
      Complete Work Name: Nabucco
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Robert Shaw Chorale
      Performer(s): Robert Shaw Chorale, Rca Victor Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 09026-61241-2), RCA Victor, 09026-61241-2
      Duration: 4:51
    • 17:33
      Title: Anitra's Dance -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 411933-2) ~~ G001712, Decca, 411933-2
      Duration: 3:21
    • 17:47
      Title: America -- West Side Story Suite
      Composer: Bernstein/Sondheim
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Falla Guitar Trio
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Ccd-42013) ~~ E082109, Concord Concerto, Ccd-42013
      Duration: 2:47
    • 17:51
      Title: O Soave Fanciulla -- La Boheme
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor) Mirella Freni (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor) Mirella Freni (Soprano), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Best Luciano Pavarotti ~~ A323307, Decca, 4756816
      Duration: 4:18
    • 17:57
      Title: Valses Poeticos (9th Movement) - Vals Ideal
      Composer: Grenados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Xuefei Yang (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Xuefei Yang (Guitar)
      Album: 40 Degrees North - Xuefei Yang, EMI Classics, 2063222
      Duration: 3:05
    • 18:03
      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
    • 18:08
      Title: Piano Concerto No.21 (2nd Movement) Andante -- Piano Concerto No.21
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alicia De Larrocha (Piano), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: The Only Classical Album You'll Ever Need Vol. 2 -- 82876569652 ~~ CDG04300, BMG, 82876569652
      Duration: 7:37
    • 18:17
      Title: Escapade, Mazurka
      Composer: Auvray, Georges
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ladislav Stresnak (Trumpet), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava)
      Album: Les Succes De La Danse - French Ballroom Favourites, Marco Polo, 8.223801
      Duration: 4:03
    • 18:22
      Title: Quartet No.2 Op.12 (2nd Movement)
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Center City Brass Quintet
      Performer(s): Center City Brass Quintet
      Album: Romantic Music for Brass -Center City, Chandos, CHAN 10140
      Duration: 4:26
    • 18:27
      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
    • 18:35
      Title: Tales From The Vienna Woods
      Complete Work Name: Tales From The Vienna Woods Op.325
      Composer: Strauss Ii, Johann
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Wiener Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: Johann Strauss II Waltzes, EMI Records, 724357523929
      Duration: 11:03
    • 18:47
      Title: Tambourin Chinois
      Composer: Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Ruggiero Ricci (Violin)
      Performer(s): Ruggiero Ricci (Violin), Brooks Smith(Piano)
      Album: Homage to Fritz Kreisler (Recordno: 477 992) ~~ Not Available, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 992
      Duration: 3:30
    • 18:57
      Title: Gnossiennes (5th Movement)
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): Kun Woo Paik (Piano)
      Performer(s): Kun Woo Paik (Piano)
      Album: French Piano Music (Recordno: 5613272), Virgin, 5613272
      Duration: 3:38

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