Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 7pm

    This Sunday Lorcan is featuring the latest release from the wonderfully talented Latvian mezzo soprano Elina Garanca with tracks from "Meditation".

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Sunday 20 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.
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    Cultural Passions 5 - The Built Environment

    This week Diarmuid meets Tom Cassidy, Hugh Murray and James Ring at the People's Park in the heart of Georgian Limerick to explore their passion for the built environment and the culture that shapes the world we live in.

    This sunday  will feature the fifth 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.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Jamaican Rumba -- Not Available
      Composer: Benjamin, Arthur
      Performer(s): Roderick Elms (Piano)
      Performer(s): Roderick Elms (Piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: British Light Classics, Warner Classics, 2564614382
      Duration: 2:23
    • 16:04
      Title: Marguerite Waltz
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): I Salonisti
      Album: Titanic - Anniversary Edition, Sony Classical, 86919 62052
      Duration: 2:35
    • 16:07
      Title: Thou Swell -- A Connecticut Yankee
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), David Garrison (Vocals)
      Album: Dawn Upshaw Sings Rodgers and Hart (Recordno: 7559 79406 2), Nonesuch, 7559 79406 2
      Duration: 3:20
    • 16:12
      Title: Walk To The Bunkhouse
      Composer: Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): New Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Copland Conducts Copland (Recordno: MK42429), CBS, MK42429
      Duration: 3:00
    • 16:15
      Title: Algerian Suite: French Military March
      Complete Work Name: Algerian Suite
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra
      Album: Fiedler's Favorite Marches (Recordno: GD60700), RCA Victor, GD60700
      Duration: 4:32
    • 16:26
      Title: On Wings Of Song (Auf Flugeln Des Gesanges)
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Victoria De Los Angeles (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Victoria De Los Angeles (Soprano), Sinfonia Of London
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: CDZ7672002), EMI, CDZ7672002
      Duration: 2:40
    • 16:32
      Title: Waltz-Scherzo Op. 34
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): Nathan Milstein (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nathan Milstein (Violin), Studio Orchestra
      Album: The Art of Nathan Milstein - Disk 6, EMI, ZDMF 0777 7 64830 2 3 B
      Duration: 5:30
    • 16:40
      Title: La Pesca (Fishing)
      Composer: Rossini
      Performer(s): Miah Persson (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Miah Persson (Soprano), Roger Vignoles (Piano), Stella Doufexis (Mezzo-Soprano)
      Album: Rossini: Soirees Musicales and other songs - Persson / Doufexis / Ford / Vignoles, Hyperion Records, CDA67647
      Duration: 3:56
    • 16:45
      Title: Cello Suite No.1 In G (5th Movement) Menuet
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Album: Suites For Unaccompanied Cello (Recordno: SM2K89754) ~~ D359805, Sony Classical, SM2K89754
      Duration: 3:05
    • 16:50
      Title: Grande Polonaise Brillante (1st Movement) Andante Spianato
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Míceál O'Rourke (Piano)
      Performer(s): Míceál O'Rourke (Piano)
      Album: Chopin: Four Ballades Etc., Chandos, Chan9353
      Duration: 5:43
    • 16:58
      Title: Mas Que Nada
      Composer: Jorge Ben Jor
      Performer(s): Milos
      Performer(s): Milos
      Album: Fiesta 2014 PD LM, Deutsche Grammophon, 4820465
      Duration: 3:05
    • 17:03
      Title: Symphony No. 1 In E Minor Op. 39 (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Sibelius: Symphonies 1 and 6 - Berliner Philharmoniker: Herbert von Karajan, EMI, 0946 3 72478 2 2
      Duration: 5:39
    • 17:09
      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
    • 17:34
      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
    • 17:37
      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
    • 18:06
      Title: Flower Duet -- Lakme
      Composer: Delibes, Léo
      Performer(s): Janice Watson (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Janice Watson (Soprano), Ruby Philogene (Mezzo-Soprano), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Only Opera Album You'll Ever Need (Recordno: 75605513532), Conifer Records Ltd., 75605513532
      Duration: 6:16
    • 18:18
      Title: Concerto No.11 Op8 In D (1st Movement)
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Fabio Biondi (Violin)
      Performer(s): Fabio Biondi (Violin), Europa Galante
      Album: Vivaldi The Four Seasons ~~ H659701, Virgin Veritas, 724356198029
      Duration: 4:27
    • 18:27
      Title: La Mia Letizia Infondere
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Marcelo Alvarez (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Marcelo Alvarez (Tenor), Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Coro Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
      Album: Marcelo Alvarez The Verdi Tenor, Decca Music Group Limited, DH1442478
      Duration: 2:14
    • 18:33
      Title: Rigaudon, From Le Tombeau De Couperin
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Harold Gomberg (Oboe)
      Performer(s): Harold Gomberg (Oboe), New York Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Passport to France (Recordno: SFK47278), Sony, SFK47278
      Duration: 3:00
    • 18:36
      Title: La Calinda -- La Calinda
      Composer: Delius, Frederick
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Northern Sinfonia Of England
      Album: Alan Titchmarsh - In a Country Garden ~~ CDG03528, Sony Music Entertainment, SONYTV85CD
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:41
      Title: Rising Early In The Morning
      Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): King's Singers
      Album: The King's Singers: Here's a Howdy Do!, BMG, 09026618852
      Duration: 4:20
    • 18:47
      Title: Orpheus In The Underworld - Can Can
      Complete Work Name: Orpheus In The Underworld
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The No.1 Classical Album, PolyGram Classics an Jazz, 4561952
      Duration: 2:07
    • 18:50
      Title: Rumba
      Composer: Englund, Einar
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Northern Highlights - The Ultimate Finnish Orchestral Favourites, ONDINE, ODE9912
      Duration: 2:03
    • 18:53
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Orchestra No. 3 In G Major K. 216 - Movement Iii - Rondeau. Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Anne-Sophie Mutter, Herbert Von Karajan - Complete Recordings On Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 7572
      Duration: 6:47

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