Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 14 August 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.

The dramatisations were recorded on location at Kilcrea Abbey, County Cork.


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

Evelyn Grant presents Classical Daytime with four hours of great music from all around the world including a trip to Germany for Mozart's Prague Symphony at 11am

Coffee Concert Wednesday 14th August

Coffee Concert Wednesday 14th August

Germany: Rococo Theatre, Schwetzingen
Mozart: Symphony No.38 in D K.504 'Prague'
SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra Academy, Stuttgart
Masaaki Suzuki (conductor)

Music Played on the Show

10:01

Title: Violin Concerto In B Flat Major - Movement I - Allegro

Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Duration: 5:25

10:08

Title: Ottone, Re Di Germania - Aria "Vieni O Figlio"

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 7:04

10:16

Title: Fantasy For Clarinet And Strings

Performer(s): Potter, Archibald James

Duration: 5:25

10:22

Title: Verano Porteno

Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor

Duration: 6:49

10:30

Title: Track 05

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 3:45

10:36

Title: La Source

Performer(s): Hasselmans, Alphonse

Duration: 4:16

10:41

Title: Concerto For Cello And Orchestra In D Major Allegro(3rd Movement

Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph

Duration: 5:00

10:47

Title: Scheherazade: Young Prince And Young Princess

Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Duration: 10:36

10:58

Title: Erstarrung From Die Winterreise

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 3:10

11:43

Title: Oboe Concerto In F Major - Movement I - Allegro

Performer(s): Ferlendis, Giuseppe

Duration: 6:25

11:52

Title: Fugue No. 15 In G Major Bwv 860

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:15

11:55

Title: Let The Bright Seraphim From Samson

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 6:13

12:02

Title: Fata Morgana Konzert-Gavotte

Performer(s): Lehar, Franz

Duration: 5:50

12:10

Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In D Op6 (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo

Duration: 10:00

12:20

Title: Italian Street Song

Performer(s): Herbert, Victor

Duration: 2:13

12:24

Title: Shenandoah

Performer(s): Traditional/Arr White

Duration: 3:03

12:27

Title: The Chairman's Waltz

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 2:54

12:32

Title: Belle Nuit, O Nuit D'Amour (Barcarolle)

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 4:00

12:38

Title: Danse Macabre Op40

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 7:18

12:47

Title: String Quartet No.2 A Maj(2nd Movement)Allegro Con Brio

Performer(s): Arriaga, Juan Crisostomo

Duration: 6:06

12:55

Title: The Chorus Ost:Les Choristes

Performer(s): Barratier/Coulais

Duration: 2:34

12:58

Title: Rosemary And Thyme - Caprice For Gtr And Orch

Performer(s): Gunning, Christopher

Duration: 4:19

13:04

Title: Oblivion

Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor

Duration: 5:02

13:10

Title: Piano Concerto In F (1st Movement) Moderato

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 6:15

13:17

Title: Vltava From M  Vlast

Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich

Duration: 13:26

13:35

Title: Mandolin Concerto In C - Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:52

13:38

Title: Thieving Magpie: Overture

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 10:43

13:50

Title: Hoea Ra

Performer(s): Traditional Maori

Duration: 4:13

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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