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 30 August 2014


    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 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: Tik-Tak Polka
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Ultimate Strauss Album ~~ H709408, Decca, 458367-2
      Duration: 2:47
    • 16:05
      Title: The Entertainer
      Composer: Joplin, Scott
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), André Previn (Piano)
      Album: Popular Violin Repertoire, EMI, Cdcfp4492
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:09
      Title: Where Is The Life That Late I Led?
      Composer: Porter, Cole
      Performer(s): Brian Stokes Mitchell (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Brian Stokes Mitchell (Vocals)
      Album: Kiss Me, Kate - New Broadway Cast Recording (1999) ~~ C9401, DRG Records, 12988
      Duration: 4:34
    • 16:15
      Title: Planxty Conneely
      Composer: Lennon, Charlie
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: Island Wedding: Bainis Oileain (Recordno: Rtecd145) ~~ R057008, Rte, Rtecd145
      Duration: 3:44
    • 16:21
      Title: Concerto For Horn And Orchestra No.3 In E Flat Major (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): William Purvis (Horn)
      Performer(s): William Purvis (Horn), Nancy Allen (Harp), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart - Horn Concerto No.2&3-Oboe Concerto-Bassoon Concerto - Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 3084
      Duration: 3:39
    • 16:26
      Title: Ah! Costante Nel Tuo, Nel Mio Seno
      Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli, Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra La Scintilla
      Album: Bellini: La Sonnambula ~~ C960419, Decca, 4781084
      Duration: 4:13
    • 16:33
      Title: Valse-Finale From Ascanio
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Saint-Saens Africa, Cala, CACDS4031
      Duration: 3:54
    • 16:37
      Title: The Veil Of Pierrette Op.18 - Waltz Rondo
      Composer: Dohnanyi, Erno
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic
      Album: Dohnanyi - The Veil of Pierrette / Suite in F sharp minor / Variations on a Nursery Theme, CHANDOS, CHAN9733
      Duration: 2:43
    • 16:45
      Title: Flower Duet -- Lakme
      Composer: Delibes, Léo
      Performer(s): Lesley Garrett (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Lesley Garrett (Soprano), The Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Classic FM Gold - Hall of Fame at the Opera, Classic FM Records, CFMCD036
      Duration: 3:51
    • 16:52
      Title: I'Ll Take Manhattan
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Marvin Hamlisch (Piano)
      Album: Joshua Bell at home with friends, Sony Classical, 88697554362
      Duration: 3:38
    • 16:58
      Title: Concerto For Flute And Orchestra No.1 In G Major (1st Movement) Allegro Maestoso
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Susan Palma (Flute)
      Performer(s): Susan Palma (Flute), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart - Flute Concerto No.1- Flute and Harp Concerto-Andante - Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 3085
      Duration: 8:44
    • 17:10
      Title: John O'Conor / Hugh O'Donnell
      Composer: O Carolan, Turlough
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar)
      Performer(s): John Feeley (Guitar), Contempo String Quartet
      Album: RTE Lyric fm Commission - O Carolan Suite - Arranged by John Feeley, RTE Lyric fm
      Duration: 3:49
    • 17:15
      Title: Banjo And Fiddle
      Composer: Kroll, William
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Classic Kennedy (Recordno: 724355689023) ~~ D315417, EMI Classics, 724355689023
      Duration: 3:01
    • 17:19
      Title: The Sorcerer - My Name Is John Wellington Wells
      Composer: Gilbert & Sullivan
      Performer(s): John Reed (Wells)
      Performer(s): John Reed (Wells), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus
      Album: The Sorcerer The Zoo / Gilbert & Sullivan, Decca Record Company, 436807-2
      Duration: 2:12
    • 17:23
      Title: Paloma's Song, Como Naci En La Calle De La Paloma
      Composer: Barbieri, Francisco Asenjo
      Performer(s): Barbieri, Francisco Asenjo
      Performer(s): Elina Garanca (Soprano), Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale Della Rai, Coro Filarmonico Del Regio Di Torino
      Album: Habanera Elina Garanca, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778776
      Duration: 3:01
    • 17:27
      Title: Romance From The Gadfly -- Gadfly Suite Op 97a
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti
      Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Nicola Benedetti - The Silver Violin ~~ PD LM, Decca, 478 3529
      Duration: 3:44
    • 17:34
      Title: Concerto For Clarinet And Orchestra In A Major (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Charles Neidich(Basset Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Charles Neidich (Basset Clarinet), Nancy Allen (Harp), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart - Clarinet Concerto-Horn Concertos Nos.1&4 - Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 3083
      Duration: 8:30
    • 17:45
      Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No. 2 In F Minor (2nd Movement) Larghetto
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
      Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano), Staatskapelle Dresden
      Album: Frederic Chopin: The Piano Concertos, Deutsche Grammophon, 477 9520
      Duration: 8:59
    • 18:01
      Title: Maria -- West Side Story
      Composer: Bernstein / Sondheim
      Performer(s): Vittorio Grigolo
      Performer(s): Vittorio Grigolo, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
      Album: West Side Story ~~ C938609, Decca, 1733909
      Duration: 2:59
    • 18:04
      Title: Pioneer Dances - Allegro Vivo
      Composer: Coolidge, Peggy Stuart
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Westphalian Symphony Orchestra Recklinghausen
      Album: The Incredible Flutist - American Orchestral Works by Still, Kay, Coolidge, Mason, Piston CD 2, Vox Music Group, CDX5157
      Duration: 3:20
    • 18:07
      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
    • 18:11
      Title: Concerto For Horn And Orchestra No.4 In E Flat Major (3rd Movement) Rondo. Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): David Jolley (Horn)
      Performer(s): David Jolley (Horn), Nancy Allen (Harp), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Mozart - Clarinet Concerto-Horn Concertos Nos.1&4 - Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 3083
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:15
      Title: Concerto No.5 In F Minor (2nd Movement) Largo
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Ramin Bahrami (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ramin Bahrami (Piano), Gewandhausorchester
      Album: Bach 5 Klavierkonzerte, Decca, 4782956
      Duration: 2:29
    • 18:22
      Title: Depuis Le Jour
      Composer: Charpentier, Gustave
      Performer(s): Beverly Sills (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Beverly Sills (Soprano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Art of Beverly Sills ~~ A299204, Deutsche Grammophon, 471 766 2
      Duration: 5:42
    • 18:32
      Title: Concert Fantasy On Carmen (5th Movement) Moderato
      Composer: Sarasate, Pablo De
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin)
      Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Fire and Ice: Sarah Chang / Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Domingo, EMI, 5572202
      Duration: 2:33
    • 18:41
      Title: Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No.8 In C Minor (1st Movement) Allemande
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Handel And Haydn Society
      Album: Handel: Concerti Grossi Op.3 and 6 - Handel and Haydn Society: Christopher Hogwood - Disk 3, Avie, AV 2065
      Duration: 4:50
    • 18:46
      Title: Roses From The South
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: An Evening in Vienna ~~ G074904, IMP, PCD902
      Duration: 9:56
    • 18:57
      Title: Fur Elise (Bagatelle No.25 In A Minor)
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Album: Fur Elise (Recordno: 417751-2) ~~ D050401, Decca, 417751-2
      Duration: 2:57

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