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 18 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: 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
    • 16:05
      Title: Little Polka (5th Movement) Jazz Suite No.2
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich: Jazz Music (Recordno: 433702-2) ~~ L803512, Decca, 433702-2
      Duration: 2:36
    • 16:09
      Title: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia, Act I: "La Calumnia È Un Venticello" (Don Basilio)
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Jonathan Lemalu (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Jonathan Lemalu (Baritone), New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Jonathan Lemalu - Opera Arias
      Duration: 4:22
    • 16:13
      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
    • 16:16
      Title: Water Music Suite No.2 (2nd Movement) Alla Hornpipe -- Water Music Suite No.2 Hwv349
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
      Album: Water Music, Harmonia Mundi, Hcx3957010
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:37
      Title: A Little Bit In Love
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard/Comden, Betty/Green, Adolph
      Performer(s): Audra Mcdonald (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Audra Mcdonald (Vocals), Orchestra Of St. Luke's
      Album: Leonard Bernstein's New York (Recordno: 7559 79400 2), Nonesuch Records, 7559 79400 2
      Duration: 2:36
    • 16:40
      Title: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba -- Solomon
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Symphony Of Harmony And Invention
      Album: Heroes And Heroines ~~ A313804, Coro, Cor16025
      Duration: 3:01
    • 16:55
      Title: Here Comes The Sun -- Here Comes The Sun
      Composer: Harrison, George
      Performer(s): Goran Sollscher (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Goran Sollscher (Guitar)
      Album: Classic FM Guitar, Classic FM, 4800976
      Duration: 2:03
    • 16:57
      Title: Meditation From Thais --
      Composer: Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello)
      Performer(s): Ailbhe Mcdonagh (Cello), Orla Mcdonagh (Piano)
      Album: Ailbhe McDonagh Its a Cello Thing -- Ailbhe McDonagh, Ailbhe McDonagh, Ailbhe McDonagh
      Duration: 4:18
    • 17:03
      Title: Concerto (Sinfonia) Alla Rustica In G Major
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Lucerne Festival Strings
      Album: The number one Vivaldi album CD 1, Universal Classics & Jazz UK, 4765885
      Duration: 4:17
    • 17:07
      Title: Suite (4th Movement) Dashing Away With The Smoothing Iron
      Complete Work Name: Suite
      Composer: Rutter, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Ballet Sinfonia
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 8.554186) ~~ G343104, Naxos, 8.554186
      Duration: 2:27
    • 17:10
      Title: O Mimi, Tu Piu Non Torni
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Boaz Daniel (Marcello), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Heroes and Villains - Opera's Leading Men ~~ CDC09847, Decca, 4782346
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:15
      Title: Harp Concerto (3rd Movement) Allegro Giocoso
      Complete Work Name: Harp Concerto Op.74
      Composer: Gliere, Reinhold
      Performer(s): Osian Ellis (Harp)
      Performer(s): Osian Ellis (Harp), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Gliere/ Glazunov Concertos, Decca, 435832
      Duration: 4:36
    • 17:26
      Title: Danza Triste From Danza Espanola
      Composer: Granados, Enrique
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Celin Romero (Guitar)
      Album: Classic FM Guitar, Classic FM, 4800976
      Duration: 3:48
    • 17:33
      Title: Serenade For Strings In E Major - Scherzo Vivace
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Helsinki Strings
      Album: Suomalainen myytti / A Finnish Myth, The Helsinki Strings, HJSCD03
      Duration: 5:40
    • 17:42
      Title: Clair De Lune -- Suite Bergamasque
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philippe Cassard (Piano)
      Album: Debussy: Integrale de l'Ouvre pour Piano, Auvidis, Astreee8531
      Duration: 4:39
    • 17:48
      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
    • 17:51
      Title: Concerto For Clarinet And Strings (1st Movement) Introduzione
      Complete Work Name: Concerto For Clarinet And Strings
      Composer: Cimarosa, Domenico
      Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer (Clarinet), Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Andreas Ottensamer - Portraits ~~ PD GH, Deutsche Grammophon, 4810131
      Duration: 3:02
    • 17:55
      Title: Some Enchanted Evening -- From The Film South Pacific
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), English Northern Philharmonia
      Album: The Singer and the Song - Various Artists ~~ CDA03872, Decca Records, 478 2360
      Duration: 3:44
    • 18:02
      Title: Gymnopedie No.2
      Composer: Satie, Erik
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra
      Album: The Very Best of Summer Classics ~~ CDG04142, Decca, 4761049
      Duration: 3:19
    • 18:05
      Title: Suite Espanola Op. 47 - Cadiz
      Complete Work Name: Suite Espanola Op. 47
      Composer: Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Albeniz, Granados, Rodrigo: Spanish Guitar Music, BMG, 74321-17903-2
      Duration: 4:23
    • 18:11
      Title: Sicilienne -- Pelleas Et Melisande
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Jullian Lloyd Webber (Cello)
      Performer(s): Jullian Lloyd Webber (Cello), John Lenehan (Piano)
      Album: Unexpected Songs - Julian Lloyd Webber, EMI Records, 094635948820
      Duration: 3:49
    • 18:15
      Title: Marriage Of Figaro: Overture
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Marriage Of Figaro, Decca, 436311-2
      Duration: 4:04
    • 18:19
      Title: O Mio Babbino Caro -- Gianni Schicchi
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 5664632) ~~ A238508, EMI, 5664632
      Duration: 2:32
    • 18:25
      Title: Die Nachtigall -- Die Nachtigall
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Baccholian Singers Of London
      Album: The Very Best of Melodies for You, BBC, WMEF0055-2
      Duration: 3:59
    • 18:33
      Title: Romance In F Minor
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin)
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Fire And Ice (Recordno: 724355722027) ~~ G387108, Emi, 724355722027
      Duration: 11:12
    • 18:46
      Title: Ah, Mes Amis...
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Verdi Symphony Orchestra Of Milan, Verdi Symphony Choir Of Milan
      Album: The Tenor ~~ A352904, Decca, 4758418
      Duration: 7:04
    • 18:53
      Title: Verano Porteno -- Not Available
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Eleftheria Kotzia (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Eleftheria Kotzia (Guitar)
      Album: La Guitarra Latina, Chandos, CHAN9732
      Duration: 5:42

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