Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 18 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.


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.
 

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Coffee Concert Friday 18th October

Coffee Concert Friday 18th October


Festspielscheune, Ulrichshusen
Beethoven : Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, op. 13 ('Pathetique')
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, op. 27/2 ('Moonlight')
Rudolf Buchbinder (piano)

Music Played on the Show

10:01

Title: Symphony No.4 (4th Movement) Allegro Energico E Passioato - Piu

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 6:21

10:08

Title: Polonaise In A Major Op.40 No.1 Military

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 5:40

10:14

Title: Sonata A La Maresienne

Performer(s): Marais, Marin

Duration: 13:11

10:27

Title: Sicilienne

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 4:12

10:44

Title: Che Gelida Manina

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 5:28

10:49

Title: Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G Major Bwv 1007 - 1. Prelude

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 2:59

10:53

Title: Pavane Pour Une Infante Défunte

Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice

Duration: 7:11

11:36

Title: Variations On A Tyrolean Theme

Performer(s): Arban, Jean-Baptiste

Duration: 4:32

11:42

Title: Adagio Cantabile In G

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 6:53

11:48

Title: Se Quel Guerrier Io Fossi... Celeste Aida

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 5:20

11:55

Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Neruda, Johann Baptist Georg

Duration: 5:28

12:00

Title: Les Contes D'Hoffmann - The Ballad Of Kleinzach

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 5:46

12:06

Title: Danse Bacchanale

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 8:01

12:15

Title: Elegie In D Flatop17

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 6:54

12:21

Title: Concerto For Flute, Strings, Bassoon And Continuo In G, Rv 438 (

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:07

12:25

Title: Song Without Words Op67 No.4 Spinning Song In C

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 2:14

12:33

Title: Una Voce Poco F?, From Barber Of Seville

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 6:34

12:38

Title: Moto Perpetuo

Performer(s): Novacek, Ottokar

Duration: 3:17

12:41

Title: Symphony In E Flat For Double Orchestra, Op. 18, No. 1, Andante

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Christian

Duration: 3:47

12:45

Title: Pno Concerto No.5 "Emperor" In E Flatop73

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 10:13

12:58

Title: Easter Hymn

Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro

Duration: 6:24

13:05

Title: El Amor Brujo - Danza Ritual Del Fuego

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 3:48

13:09

Title: Wedding Day At Troldhaugen

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 6:51

13:15

Title: Jewel Song, From Faust

Performer(s): Gounod, Charles

Duration: 6:42

13:20

Title: Sonata In C Sharp Minor

Performer(s): Cimarosa, Domenico

Duration: 3:13

13:23

Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (4th Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 5:32

13:33

Title: Alle Maskiert

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii

Duration: 2:27

13:36

Title: Romanian Rhapsody No.1

Performer(s): Enesco

Duration: 13:22

13:50

Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (2nd Movement) Orientale

Performer(s): Granados, Enrique

Duration: 5:35

13:55

Title: An Die Musik D547

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 3:28

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Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

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