Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Saturday and Sunday Lorcan is featuring a new Karajan Christmas album which includes movements from his famous Baroque Christmas concertos and traditional Christmas songs recorded with Leontyne Price along with  other festive favourites...Listen in for today's question as there'll be a few to be won!

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 5 July 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 Lorcan will feature the 10th episode in our special series “As it Lives and Breathes” by Grey Heron Media which creates a Sound portrait of Limerick  marking Limerick’s tenure as City of Culture 2014.This week.. Passion.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Floret Silva Nobilis
      Composer: Orff, Carl
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchester Der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Chor Der Deutchen Oper Berlin
      Album: Carmina Burana ~~ C622307, Deutsche Grammophon, 447437-2
      Duration: 3:01
    • 16:04
      Title: Redowa: A Bohemian Dance
      Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Russian Dances (Recordno: 6598), Chandos, 6598
      Duration: 3:54
    • 16:08
      Title: Quartet For Flute, Violin, Viola And Cello In G Major Op. 3 No. 6 (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Gavotta
      Composer: Schmitt, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Dutch Academy Chamber Soloists And Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Schmitt Early Symphonies - New Dutch Academy: Simon Murphy, PentaTone Classics, 5186 039
      Duration: 2:22
    • 16:11
      Title: Nocturne No.8 In D Flat, Op.27 No.2 'Lento Sostenuto'
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)
      Album: Chopin: The Nocturnes, Deutsche Grammophon, 447096-2
      Duration: 6:36
    • 16:18
      Title: Overture -- Orfeo Ed Eurydice
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English Baroque Soloists
      Album: Glluck: Orfeo ed Eurydice, Philips, 434 093-2
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:22
      Title: Das Lied Von Der Erde - Von Der Jugend
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor), Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde, EMI Records Ltd, 724356689220
      Duration: 3:43
    • 16:27
      Title: Swan Lake: Prelude
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
      Album: Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Pilz, 441005-2
      Duration: 2:46
    • 16:32
      Title: Flute Concerto In A (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Wurttembergisches Kammerorchestra Heilbronn
      Album: Original Album Classics - James Galway (CPE Bach 3 Concertos), RCA, 888837678421
      Duration: 5:20
    • 16:38
      Title: Che Faro Senza Euridice? -- Orpheus And Eurydice
      Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald
      Performer(s): Jennifer Larmore (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Jennifer Larmore (Mezzo-Soprano), San Francisco Opera Orchestra
      Album: Jennifer Larmore - Born In Atlanta ~~ A213302, Warner, 0630-15549-2
      Duration: 4:18
    • 16:44
      Title: Nostalgico
      Composer: Plaza, Julian
      Performer(s): Sefika Kutluer (Flute)
      Performer(s): Sefika Kutluer (Flute), Peter Breiner (Piano) Juraj Griglak/Boris Lenko (Accordian) Juraj Bartos (Trumpet) Cyril Zelenak (Drums), Razumovsky Orchestra
      Album: Tango Goes Symphony, Naxos, 8.557004
      Duration: 4:21
    • 16:51
      Title: Rialto Ripples
      Composer: Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Stefano Bollani (Piano)
      Performer(s): Stefano Bollani (Piano), Gewandhausorchester
      Album: Gershwin Rhapsody In Blue - Chailly -Bollani, DECCA, 478 2739
      Duration: 4:35
    • 16:56
      Title: Dance A Cachucha, Fandango, Bolero
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Symphony Orchestra Of London, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus
      Album: Gilbert and Sullivan - The Gold Collection, Decca, 460 010-2
      Duration: 1:51
    • 16:59
      Title: Sonata In D Minor K9
      Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): David Quigley (Piano)
      Performer(s): David Quigley (Piano)
      Album: David Quigley: Piano Classics, El Greco, DJQ 002
      Duration: 3:46
    • 17:10
      Title: Mon Coeur S'Ouvre À Ta Voix -- Samson And Delilah
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Marilyn Horne (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Performer(s): Marilyn Horne (Mezzo-Soprano), Vienna Opera Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 425854-2) ~~ G117602, Decca, 425854-2
      Duration: 6:27
    • 17:17
      Title: Waltz In A Op.54 No.1 -- Two Waltzes Op.54
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Vanbrugh String Quartet
      Album: Quartet Classics (Recordno: Cd107) ~~ G462406, RTÉ lyric fm, Cd107
      Duration: 3:39
    • 17:22
      Title: Bassoon Concerto (3rd Movement) - Rondo
      Composer: Rossini, Gioacchino
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon)
      Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Bassoon Concertos - Geoghegan / BBC Philharmonic /Noseda, Chandos Records, CHAN 10613
      Duration: 5:02
    • 17:27
      Title: Tambourins 1 & 2
      Composer: Rameau, Jean Philippe
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Les Arts Florissant
      Album: Ombre de Mon Amant ~~ Not Available, Archiv, 4778610
      Duration: 1:46
    • 17:32
      Title: La Traviata - Brindisi
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Rca Italian Opera Orchestra And Chorus
      Album: Classic FM Gold - Hall of Fame at the Opera, Classic FM Records, CFMCD036
      Duration: 3:08
    • 17:36
      Title: March Of The Toys -- March Of The Toys
      Composer: Herbert, Victor
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): St Louis Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classic FM Morning March, Classic FM Records, CFMCD9
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:41
      Title: Tief In Alaskas Schneeweissen Waldern
      Composer: Weill
      Performer(s): Gianluigi Trovesi (Clarinets)
      Performer(s): Gianluigi Trovesi (Clarinets), Gianni Coscia (Accordion)
      Album: Round About Weill ~~ E3608, ECM, ECM 1907 982 4131
      Duration: 1:48
    • 17:44
      Title: Violin Concerto No. 5 In A Major K219 - Movement Iii - Rondeau (Tempo Di Menuetto)
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)
      Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin), Gordan Nikolic (Concert Master), Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart: Violin Concertos Nos. 1, 2 and 5 - Julia Fuscher, Kreizberg, Penta Tone, 5186 094
      Duration: 8:45
    • 17:53
      Title: O Qué Suave
      Composer: Anonymous
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chanticleer
      Album: Mission Road, Warner, 8122799101
      Duration: 2:20
    • 17:56
      Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra
      Composer: Tarrega, Franciso
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)
      Album: Portrait Of John Williams ~~ D020303, CBS, Mk37791
      Duration: 3:35
    • 18:00
      Title: George Brabazon & Planxty Hewlett
      Composer: Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Anne-Marie O'Farrell (Harp)
      Performer(s): Anne-Marie O'Farrell (Harp), Cormac De Barra (Harp)
      Album: Double Strung ~~ R421001
      Duration: 3:11
    • 18:03
      Title: Piano Concerto No.4 In G Major (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andnes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andnes (Piano), Norwegian Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Haydn: Piano Concertos - Leif Ove Andnes, EMI, 7243 5 56960 2 1
      Duration: 7:38
    • 18:12
      Title: Your Move (Acoustic Version)
      Composer: Anderson, Jon
      Performer(s): Steve Howe (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Steve Howe (Guitar), Jon Anderson (Guitar), Chris Squire (Guitar)
      Album: Yes: Live and Solo (Disc 1), Metro Triples, METRTCD812
      Duration: 3:29
    • 18:16
      Title: Bel Conforto Al Mietitore - Act 1
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Elena Dan (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Elena Dan (Soprano), Orchestre De L'Opera National De Lyon, Choeur De L'Opera National De Lyon
      Album: L'Elisir D'Amore, Decca, 4782491
      Duration: 1:54
    • 18:19
      Title: Pelléas Et Mélisande Suite, Pastorale
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): English Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Meditations for a Quiet Night (Recordno: 7007), Nimbus, 7007
      Duration: 1:55
    • 18:21
      Title: Mariettas Song
      Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: German Opera Arias (Recordno: 556417) ~~ A234711, Emi, 556417
      Duration: 5:35
    • 18:28
      Title: Hans Und Grete
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)
      Album: Lieder: Lucia Popp, Arts, 47367-2
      Duration: 2:19
    • 18:33
      Title: Neighbour's Dance From The Three Cornered Hat
      Composer: Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Philharmonia
      Album: Albeniz: Iberia; Falla: 3 Cornered Hat, Chandos, Chan8904
      Duration: 3:18
    • 18:37
      Title: Serenade No.2 (5th Movement) Rondo: Allegro
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Brahms: Serenade No.2 / Symphony No.3 - Bernard Haitnik, LSO Live, LSO0056
      Duration: 5:46
    • 18:44
      Title: Salut D'Amour Op.12
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Guildhall String Ensemble
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 09026612752), RCA, 09026612752
      Duration: 3:06
    • 18:47
      Title: French Suite No.5 (7th Movement) - Gigue
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Bach - Angela Hewitt (Recordno: CDS44424) ~~ CDD05146, Hyperion Records, CDS44424
      Duration: 3:36
    • 18:51
      Title: Rodeo (1st Movement) Buckaroo Holiday
      Composer: Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New York Philharmonic
      Album: Copland: Appalachian Spring, Rodeo, Billy the Kid, Sony Classical, Smk47543
      Duration: 7:04

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