Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 5 July 2013

A special series for Christmas week.
A Christmas Postcard:  Monday 18th to Friday 22nd December.


At noon every day this week we’ll have an episode from a newly commissioned series  'A Christmas Postcard: The History of the Nativity Story.The series explores the Christian story of the Nativity, through dramatisations of Biblical and medieval devotional texts, with documentary contributions and original music. You can listen back to the series by clicking on the individual images as they are broadcast each day.


Monday 18th December - Episode 1 – The Nativity story in the Bible and the apocrypha.

Biblical and extra-Biblical accounts of Christ’s birth and their influence on the Nativity story with dramatised passages taken from the Gospels according to Matthew and Luke, from the Douay-Rheims Bible, first published in 1582 and 1610.


Tuesday 19th December - Episode 2 – Francis of Assisi and the first crib.

The medieval beginnings of the Christmas crib with dramatised passages taken from Pseudo Bonaventure’s Meditations on the Life of Christ published in English as "St Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ", published by PJ Kennedy & Sons, New York, 1881.


Wednesday 20th December - Episode 3 – The Wise Men and the Feast of the Epiphany.



The origin and symbolism of the Magi with dramatised passages taken from the Gospel according to Matthew, from the Douay-Rheims Bible, first published in 1582 and 1610.


Thursday 21st December - Episode 4 – The Wise Men and the Gifts.

The practical and symbolic value of gold, frankincense and myrrh with dramatised passages are taken from Pseudo Bonaventure’s Meditations on the Life of Christ published in English as "St Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ", published by PJ Kennedy & Sons, New York, 1881.


Friday 22nd December - Episode 5 – The Nativity in Art.

Artistic depictions of the birth of Christ from medieval to modern times with dramatised passages taken from the gospel of Matthew and Pseudo Bonaventure’s Meditations on the Life of Christ published in English as "St Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ", published by PJ Kennedy & Sons, New York, 1881.


A Christmas Postcard is made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland from the television license fee.  Click here for Programme Credits.
 

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Join Niall for some great classical music as he takes you from brunch to late lunch on Classical Daytime with a Coffee Concert from around the world at 11am.

The Coffee Concert live from the West Cork Chamber Music Festival

Paul Herriott is live from St. Brendan's Church in Bantry with an all-Bach programme performed by the Elbipolis Barockorchester Hamburg, with Kate Hearne (Baroque Cello/Recorder), Deborah York (Vocalist) and Luise Haugk (Oboe).

Music Played on the Show

10:00

Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (3rd Movement) - Allegro Scherzando - Modera

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 11:41

10:20

Title: Introduction And Tarentella Op43

Performer(s): Sarasate, Pablo De

Duration: 4:54

10:26

Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Minor Op. 115 - Movement Iv - Con Moto

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 8:54

10:35

Title: Idir Eatarthu/Between Worlds

Performer(s): O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Duration: 3:26

10:39

Title: Les Patineurs Op.183 (Skaters Waltz)

Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile

Duration: 8:54

10:50

Title: Sonata For Harp (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Dussek, Jan Ladislav

Duration: 3:08

10:53

Title: Paraphrase On Largo Al Factotum

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 4:57

12:17

Title: Carnival, Op. 92

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 9:24

12:27

Title: D'Ou Venez-Vous Fillette?

Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph

Duration: 2:40

12:32

Title: Bugler's Dream/Olympic Fanfare And Theme

Performer(s): Arnaud/Williams

Duration: 4:45

12:39

Title: Bassoon Concerto In F Op.75 (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von

Duration: 4:59

12:45

Title: South American Suite For Harp And Orchestra - Ecuador

Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando

Duration: 6:09

12:52

Title: Overture To 'Si J'Étais Roi'

Performer(s): Adam, Adolphe

Duration: 7:36

13:01

Title: The Blue Danube

Performer(s): Strauss Ii, Johann

Duration: 6:03

13:08

Title: Mallorca

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 6:51

13:16

Title: Ah, Mes Amis...

Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano

Duration: 7:19

13:24

Title: Mazurka-Etude

Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent

Duration: 3:50

13:27

Title: River Waltz

Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre

Duration: 2:40

13:32

Title: Funiculì, Funiculà

Performer(s): Denza, Luigi

Duration: 2:47

13:35

Title: La Calinda

Performer(s): Delius, Frederick

Duration: 4:22

13:40

Title: Festa Criolla From Romantic Symphony(2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Gottschalk, Louis Moreau

Duration: 6:19

13:46

Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (3rd Movement)

Performer(s): Bruch, Max

Duration: 8:14

13:55

Title: Allegro Spiritoso

Performer(s): Senaille, Jean Baptiste

Duration: 3:11

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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email:      niall.lyricfm@rte.ie

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