Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Saturday Oct 25th  Lorcan is featuring 3 classic albums released as a three cd set from Spanish pianist Alicia De Larrocha and her impressive recordings of all the Spanish masterworks for the keyboard including the cycles of Granados and de Falla .This recent release on the Decca label is a limited edition set and Lorcan will have a few to giveaway over the weekend...

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 7 June 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. This weekend Lorcan's featured album showcases the talents of cellist

    This sunday Evelyn Grant is presenting the programme which will feature the third 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...

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Sorotchinsky Fair - Gopak
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Balkan Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.1, Castle Communications, MBSCD5171
      Duration: 2:54
    • 16:05
      Title: Fantasy Impromptu
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), John Lenehan (Piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Voyage - Emma Johnsen, UCJ, 986 618-0
      Duration: 4:24
    • 16:10
      Title: L'Amour Est Enfant De Boheme
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Orchestre National Du Capitole De Toulouse, Les Elements
      Album: Diva, EMI, EMI 577062B
      Duration: 3:37
    • 16:15
      Title: Musica Poetica 1 - Study For Xylophone
      Composer: Orff, Carl
      Performer(s): Ulrich Kraus/ Wilfried Hiller
      Performer(s): Ulrich Kraus/ Wilfried Hiller
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 13104-2), 13104-2
      Duration: 3:03
    • 16:19
      Title: Joropo
      Composer: Lauro, Antonio
      Performer(s): Gerald Garcia
      Performer(s): Gerald Garcia
      Album: The Latin American guitar - A timeless collection of Latin American Guitar Classics, Naxos, 8.570163-64
      Duration: 1:56
    • 16:33
      Title: Champagne Chorus
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Choir Of Royal Opera House Covent Garden
      Album: Only Choral Album You'll Ever Need, RCA Victor, 75605513602
      Duration: 2:45
    • 16:36
      Title: S.V.P.
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Les Pommes De Ma Douche
      Album: On N'est Pas Pour Se Faire Engueuler, Le Chant du Monde, 274 1433
      Duration: 4:44
    • 16:42
      Title: Scherzo In E Minor Op.16/2
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Philippe Entremont (Piano)
      Performer(s): Philippe Entremont (Piano)
      Album: Mendelssohn Bartholdy - The 4 Piano Concertos, CBS, M2YK45675
      Duration: 2:10
    • 16:47
      Title: Finale (Final Hymn) From Firebird Ballet Suite
      Composer: Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New York Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Passport To Russia ~~ G220407, Sony, Sfk47282
      Duration: 3:30
    • 16:51
      Title: The Two William Davises
      Composer: Keegan, Josephine
      Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)
      Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)
      Album: Just Harp (Recordno: LK001), Laoise Kelly, LK001
      Duration: 3:56
    • 17:06
      Title: Concerto For Two Keyboards In C Minor Bwb 1062 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Guher And Suher Pekinel (Piano)
      Performer(s): Guher And Suher Pekinel (Piano), Zurcher Chamber Orchestra
      Album: J. S. bach : Keyboard Concertos - Guher and Suher Pekinel, Warner Classics, 2564-61950-2
      Duration: 6:16
    • 17:13
      Title: Sweetly She Sleeps My Alice Fair
      Composer: Foster, Stephen
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), David Alpher (Piano)
      Album: Foster / Griffes / Copland Songs - Thomas Hampson / Deborah Voight / Barbara Hendricks, EMI Classics, 50999 234479 2 9
      Duration: 3:29
    • 17:17
      Title: Souvenir De Florence (4th Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Serenade for Strings ~~ H686408, Naxos, 8.550404
      Duration: 7:05
    • 17:34
      Title: A Wandering Ministrel I
      Composer: Gilbert & Sullivan
      Performer(s): Richard Lewis
      Performer(s): Richard Lewis, The Pro Arte Orchestra, Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
      Album: Gilbert & Sullivan: The Mikado ~~ C581604, EMI, 077776440323
      Duration: 4:14
    • 17:39
      Title: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No. 1 - Vincenzo Galilei: Gagliarda
      Complete Work Name: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No. 1
      Composer: Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Lausanne Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances / Trittico Botticelliano, Telarc Digital, CD-80309
      Duration: 3:37
    • 17:44
      Title: Water Music Suite No.2 (2nd Movement) Alla Hornpipe -- Water Music Suite No.2
      Complete Work Name: Water Music Suite No.2
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: Mozart / Pachelbel Et Al - Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Neville Marriner, Decca, 414596
      Duration: 4:03
    • 17:50
      Title: Scaramouche - Iii. Brazileira
      Composer: Milhaud, Darius
      Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaedonck (Clarinet
      Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaedonck (Clarinet, Alexandre Tharaud (Piano)
      Album: French Music for Clarinet and Piano / Ronald Van Spaedonck / Alexandre Tharaud, harmonia mundi, HMN911596
      Duration: 2:09
    • 17:59
      Title: Memories Of Covent Garden - Waltz On English Popular Melodies Op.329
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Johann Strauss Orchestra
      Album: The Strauss Album: Christopher Warren-Green \ The Johann Strauss Orchestra, Sanctury Classics, WHL2157
      Duration: 6:54
    • 18:07
      Title: Il Segreto Per Esser Felici
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Elina Garanca (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Elina Garanca (Mezzo-Soprano), Filarmonica Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna, Coro Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
      Album: Elina Garanca - Bel Canto, Deutsche Grammophon, 4777460
      Duration: 2:45
    • 18:10
      Title: Concerto For Two Clarinets (3rd Movement) Alla Polacca
      Composer: Krommer, Franz Vinzenz
      Performer(s): Sabine Meyer (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Sabine Meyer (Clarinet), Julian Bliss (Clarinet), Academy Of Saint Martin In The Fields
      Album: Krommer / Spohr: Clarinet Concertos, EMI, 0946 3 79786 2 7
      Duration: 5:19
    • 18:15
      Title: Farewell Symphony No 45 In F-Sharp Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Assai
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Munich Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Farewell - Munchener Kammerorchester / Alexander Liebreich, Ecm New Series 2029, 4766188
      Duration: 5:39
    • 18:22
      Title: Wild Bears -- The Wand Of Youth Suite No.2 Op.1b
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: World Encores ~~ CDG03850, EMI Records Ltd, 724355657626
      Duration: 2:15
    • 18:25
      Title: Fantaisie, Op 54 Bis (5th Movement) - Allegro Dans Le Genre Espagnol
      Composer: Sor, Fernando
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar), Raymond Burley (Guitar)
      Album: Romantic Serenade: Duos by Sor & Mertz - John Feeley / Raymond Burley, Con Brio Records, CBR21043
      Duration: 5:14
    • 18:47
      Title: Waltz (Michurin) -- Ballet Suite No. 2
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich Ballet Suites ~~ H756311, Naxos, 8.557208
      Duration: 2:18
    • 18:50
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 21 In C Major K 467 (3rd Movement) Allegro Assai
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Great Piano Concertos - Vladimir Ashkenazy - Bonus Disk, Decca, 473 612-2
      Duration: 6:43
    • 18:57
      Title: Children Of The Regiment
      Composer: Fucik, Julius
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Wind Ensemble
      Album: Prussian and Austrian Marches -- 4393462, Deutsche Grammophon, 4393462
      Duration: 3:16

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