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 Saturday 24 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: Montagues And Capulets
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philadelphia Orchestra
      Album: Euphoric Classics ~~ G403402, Virgin/EMI, 5455422
      Duration: 1:53
    • 16:04
      Title: Malaguena -- Not Available
      Composer: Romero
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Album: Guitar Solos ~~ D015709, Philips, 434727-2
      Duration: 5:16
    • 16:10
      Title: It Ain't Necessarily So -- Porgy And Bess
      Composer: Gershwin, George\Gershwin, Ira\Dubose, Hayward
      Performer(s): John W Bubbles
      Performer(s): John W Bubbles, Rca Victor Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (Highlights) ~~ A169004, RCA Victor, 85234
      Duration: 2:59
    • 16:13
      Title: Old Comrades March
      Composer: Teike, Carl
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
      Album: Grand March (Recordno: 417329-2), Decca, 417329-2
      Duration: 4:55
    • 16:22
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Boston Symphomy Orchestra
      Album: Viktoria Mullove - 3 Classic Albums, Decca, 4786713
      Duration: 7:54
    • 16:34
      Title: Cossack Dance (Gopak)
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Music, Chandos, CHAN8310/11
      Duration: 4:14
    • 16:39
      Title: I Went To A Marvellous Party
      Composer: Coward, Noel
      Performer(s): Noel Coward
      Performer(s): Noel Coward, Piano Accompaniment - Peter Matz
      Album: The Noel Coward Album, Sony, MDK 47253
      Duration: 2:49
    • 16:42
      Title: Allegro Io Son
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Verdi Symphony Orchestra Of Milan
      Album: Una Furtiva Lagrima, Decca, 473440-2
      Duration: 3:40
    • 16:46
      Title: Sophisticated Lady
      Composer: Ellington, Duke \ Parrish, Mitchell \ Irving Mills
      Performer(s): Bobby Watson (Alto Saxophone)
      Performer(s): Bobby Watson (Alto Saxophone), Geri Allen (Piano) Lewis Nash (Drums) Peter Washington (Bass), City Of Bermingham Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Simon Rattle - Americana, EMI Classics, 724355769121
      Duration: 5:15
    • 16:55
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Major (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Berlin Philharmoniker
      Album: Viktoria Mullove - 3 Classic Albums PD LM, Decca, 4786713
      Duration: 8:28
    • 17:06
      Title: Vissi D'Arte -- Not Available
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Soprano), Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: For Eternity (Recordno: Not Available), RTE lyric fm
      Duration: 3:24
    • 17:11
      Title: Early One Morning -- Early One Morning
      Complete Work Name: Early One Morning
      Composer: Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s): Tommy Reilly (Harmonica)
      Performer(s): Tommy Reilly (Harmonica), Skaila Kanga (Harp)
      Album: Pastoral Classics (Recordno: CHAN241-35), Chandos, CHAN241-35
      Duration: 2:16
    • 17:13
      Title: Piano Trio No.30 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Presto
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Beaux Arts Trio
      Album: Haydn - Piano Trios ~~ H187109, Philips, 420790
      Duration: 3:10
    • 17:18
      Title: Allegro Spiritoso
      Composer: Senaille, Jean Baptiste
      Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon), New London Orchestra
      Album: The Playful Pachyderm, Hyperion, Cda67453
      Duration: 2:56
    • 17:24
      Title: Violin Concerto In D Major (1st Movement)
      Composer: Stravinski, Igor
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova
      Performer(s): Viktoria Mullova (Violin), Los Angeles Philharmonic
      Album: Viktoria Mullova - 3 Classic Albums PD LM, Decca, 4786713
      Duration: 5:38
    • 17:34
      Title: Fascinating Rhythm
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocals), Nelson Riddle Orchestra
      Album: Oh Lady Be Good! Best of the Gershwin Songbook, PROMO
      Duration: 3:26
    • 17:38
      Title: Innig Und Sinnig - Polka Francaise
      Composer: Strauss, Eduard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: The Strauss Album ~~ G383214, Black Box, BBM1059
      Duration: 5:00
    • 17:45
      Title: Piano Sonata In C (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mitsuko Uchida (Piano)
      Performer(s): Mitsuko Uchida (Piano)
      Album: Mozart: Two Sonatas K533/494 and K545 / Rondo K511, Philips, 412122-2
      Duration: 4:37
    • 17:51
      Title: Je Veux Vivre -- Romeo And Juliet
      Complete Work Name: Romeo And Juliet
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano), Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Cara Diva (Recordno: Cara001) ~~ A293201, Cara, Cara001
      Duration: 3:34
    • 17:57
      Title: Karelia Suite (3rd Movement) Alla Marcia
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Sibelius (Recordno: 7542732) ~~ H354803, EMI, 7542732
      Duration: 4:24
    • 18:01
      Title: Tea For Two -- Not Available
      Composer: Yourmans
      Performer(s): Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
      Performer(s): Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Stephane Grappelli (Violin)
      Album: Cenetenary Edition Volume 8 1968-1977, EMI, 7243 5 66190 2 9
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:06
      Title: Eleanor Rigby -- Eleanor Rigby
      Composer: Lennon / Mccartney
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Kings Singers
      Album: Erich Kunzel Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Perform music of the Beatles featuring King Singers, TELARC DIGITAL, CD80540
      Duration: 3:09
    • 18:15
      Title: Che Gelida Manina -- La Boheme
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Greatest Pavarotti Album Ever! ~~ A247602, Decca, 4361732
      Duration: 4:36
    • 18:22
      Title: Hora Staccato -- Not Available
      Composer: Dinicu, Grigoras
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Dances For Flute (Recordno: 09026609172) ~~ G261618, RCA, 09026609172
      Duration: 2:07
    • 18:25
      Title: Chopiniana (1st Movement) Polonaise
      Composer: Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Moscow Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Glazunov Orchestral Works Vol.17, Naxos
      Duration: 5:01
    • 18:33
      Title: Rondo On A Theme Of Beethoven
      Composer: Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)
      Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano), Catherine Leonard (Violin)
      Album: Beethoven: The Kreutzer Sonata And Other Works ~~ H870409, RTÉ lyric fm, Cd111
      Duration: 2:34
    • 18:36
      Title: Blue Tango -- Blue Tango
      Composer: Anderson, Leroy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Richard Hayman And His Orchestra
      Album: Leroy Anderson Orchestral Favourites, NAXOS, 8.559125
      Duration: 3:03
    • 18:40
      Title: Madamina, Il Catalogo E Questo
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Mozart: Don Giovanni, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894749962
      Duration: 5:37
    • 18:46
      Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini - Variation 18 -- Not Available
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Orchestra Of The Marinsky Theatre
      Album: The Art of Lang Lang ~~ D4611, Deutsche Grammophon, 4429484
      Duration: 2:45
    • 18:49
      Title: Valse (Divertissement)
      Composer: Ibert, Jacques
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra
      Album: Milhaud/Poulenc/Ibert ~~ G147309, Chandos, Chan9023
      Duration: 3:00

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