Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 9 October 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

Niall Carroll presents Classical Daytime with four hours of great music from all around the world including a visit to the BBC Proms for Beethoven's 7th Symphony at 11am.

Coffee Concert Wednesday 9th October

Coffee Concert Wednesday 9th October

Royal Albert Hall, London
Beethoven:
Symphony No. 7 in A, op. 92
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena (conductor)

Music Played on the Show

10:07

Title: Concerto No 1 In B Flat Minor (3rd Movement) - Andante

Performer(s): Stenhammar, Wilhelm

Duration: 12:48

10:21

Title: Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter Of Zion

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 4:43

10:26

Title: L'Inganno Felice: Overture

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 5:55

10:32

Title: Flute Concerto No.1 In E Major (2nd Movement) Allegretto

Performer(s): Falckenhagen, Adam

Duration: 4:42

10:37

Title: Violin Concerto In G Major (1st Movement) - Allegro

Performer(s): Nardini, Pietro

Duration: 7:38

10:45

Title: Waltz No.3 Op.9 - For Lola

Performer(s): Joel, Billy

Duration: 3:43

10:49

Title: Di Provenza From La Traviata

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 8:35

10:54

Title: Concerto For Violin, Strings And Continuo In A Minor (1st Moveme

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:42

11:38

Title: Ten Small Pieces Op. 12 - Ii Gavotte - Allegretto

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 3:32

11:42

Title: La Ci Darem La Mano

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 3:35

11:46

Title: Caucasian Sketches - In The Village

Performer(s): Ippolitov-Ivanov

Duration: 4:59

11:51

Title: Piano Sonata In D Flat Major, D960 - Allegro Ma Non Troppo (4th

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 7:56

11:59

Title: Washington Post

Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip

Duration: 3:14

12:03

Title: Sarabande Et Rigaudon - Sarabande For Violin And String Orchestr

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 5:49

12:10

Title: Clair De Lune

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 5:57

12:15

Title: Sonata For Violin And Cello In D Major - Allegro Spiritoso

Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi

Duration: 3:22

12:18

Title: Symphony No.4 "Italian" (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 11:01

12:32

Title: Cello Concerto In C Minor Rv401 - Movement Iii - Allegro Ma Non

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 3:36

12:36

Title: Poet And Peasant Overture

Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von

Duration: 10:31

12:52

Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Major (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Duration: 4:10

12:56

Title: Toccata

Performer(s): Kapsberger, Giovanni Girolamo

Duration: 5:46

13:03

Title: Carnival, Op. 92

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 9:24

13:13

Title: Flower Song, From Carmen

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 4:42

13:18

Title: Introduction And Rondo Capriccioso

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 9:34

13:33

Title: Raiders March From Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 5:28

13:38

Title: Rustle Of Spring Op.32 No.3

Performer(s): Sinding, Christian

Duration: 3:09

13:41

Title: L'Alba Sepera Dalla Luce L'Ombra

Performer(s): Tosti, Francesco Paolo

Duration: 3:11

13:45

Title: Vln Concerto In D (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 8:04

13:54

Title: Prelude In C Major Bwv 846i

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:00

13:57

Title: Amor Ti Vieta

Performer(s): Giordano, Umberto

Duration: 2:26

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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