Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 13 November 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 Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 at 11am

Coffee Concert Wednesday 13th November

Coffee Concert Wednesday 13th November

Metropole Hall, Lausanne
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat, op. 73 ('Emperor')
Christian Zacharias (piano & conductor)
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra

Music Played on the Show

10:00

Title: Clarinet Concerto No.1 (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Crusell, Bernhard Henrik

Duration: 7:20

10:08

Title: Ma Le Nozze Non Si Fanno

Performer(s): Verdi

Duration: 3:23

10:11

Title: Song For Athene

Performer(s): Tavener, John

Duration: 8:01

10:20

Title: La Vega (From The Alhambra)

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 14:29

10:35

Title: Theatre Suite - The Triumphing Dance

Performer(s): Purcell, Henry

Duration: 2:25

10:37

Title: Auf Dem Wasser Zu Singen

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 4:06

10:42

Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor - Allegro Moderato / Allegro

Performer(s): Accolay, Jean-Baptiste

Duration: 7:57

10:50

Title: Rosemary And Thyme - Caprice For Gtr And Orch

Performer(s): Gunning, Christopher

Duration: 4:19

10:54

Title: Se Il Padre Perdei

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 6:39

11:43

Title: Panis Angelicus (Franck)

Performer(s): Franck, Cesar

Duration: 4:36

11:48

Title: 4 Valses-Caprices - No. 2 In D Flat Major Op. 38

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 6:56

11:56

Title: Empire Of The Sun - Exsultate Justi

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 5:16

12:01

Title: Italian Girl In Algiers: Overture

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 8:27

12:10

Title: Nulla In Mundo Pax Sincera

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 7:53

12:21

Title: Aspects For Horn And Harp (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato

Performer(s): Damase, Jean Michel

Duration: 4:04

12:25

Title: Mandolin Concerto In G (2nd Movement) Andante Con Variazoni

Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Duration: 4:49

12:33

Title: Harp Concerto In B Flat (1st Movement) Andante Allegro

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 6:15

12:40

Title: Oblivion

Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor

Duration: 5:02

12:48

Title: Russian Sailor&Apos;S Dance

Performer(s): Gliere, Reinhold

Duration: 3:57

12:52

Title: Deh Vieni Al Finestra From Don Giovanni

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 2:17

12:55

Title: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 9:20

13:06

Title: Ah! C&Apos;Est Un Fameux Regiment

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 3:39

13:16

Title: Ave Maria (Caccini)

Performer(s): Caccini, Giulio

Duration: 6:15

13:22

Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Duration: 7:02

13:33

Title: O Fortuna (From Carmina Burana)

Performer(s): Orff, Carl

Duration: 2:57

13:36

Title: Dinner Waltz

Performer(s): Grunfeld, Alfred

Duration: 3:20

13:40

Title: The Damnation Of Faust - Hungarian March

Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector

Duration: 5:05

13:44

Title: La Catedral - Movement Iii - Allegro Solemne

Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin

Duration: 3:32

13:49

Title: Les Filles De Cadix

Performer(s): Delibes, Léo

Duration: 3:38

13:52

Title: Guitar Concerto In D (4th Movement) Ritmico E Cavalleresco

Performer(s): Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario

Duration: 6:54

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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