Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 24 January 2014

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

Join Niall weekdays from 10.00am for a journey through the heart of the classical repertoire, plus the Coffee Concert each morning at 11.00am.

Coffee Concert Friday 24th January

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Music Played on the Show

10:04

Title: The Dance In The Village Inn (First Mephisto Waltz)

Performer(s): Strauss I, Johann

Duration: 10:51

10:12

Title: Hymn Of The Cherubim

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 3:38

10:32

Title: Candide: Overture

Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard

Duration: 4:33

10:37

Title: Septet In E Flat Major Op. 20 (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Minuetto

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 3:25

10:40

Title: Skaters Waltz

Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile

Duration: 7:02

10:48

Title: Piano Concerto No.3 (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Field, John

Duration: 9:42

10:57

Title: Mise Eire (1st Movement) Lento

Performer(s): O Riada, Sean

Duration: 2:35

11:43

Title: Pomp And Circumstance Marches Op. 39 - No. 4

Performer(s): Elgar, Edward

Duration: 5:28

11:48

Title: Piano Concerto In G Major (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 8:02

11:57

Title: Suite In A Minor - Les Plasirs I / Les Plasirs Ii

Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp

Duration: 3:40

12:02

Title: Die Fledermaus: Overture

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii

Duration: 8:27

12:11

Title: Piano Trio In E Minor ?Dumky? (4th Movement) Andante Moderato -

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 5:03

12:16

Title: Jewel Song, From Faust

Performer(s): Gounod, Charles

Duration: 6:42

12:21

Title: Sonata In B Flat Major (2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 5:20

12:27

Title: Concerto In D Rv93 (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:28

12:32

Title: Concerto For Violin Piano And String Orchestra In D Minor (3rd M

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 9:22

12:43

Title: Serenade No.11 In E Flat(5th Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 3:52

12:47

Title: Lurline: Overture

Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent

Duration: 8:37

12:57

Title: Concerto No.2 In E Major (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 6:06

13:02

Title: Planxty Conneely

Performer(s): Lennon, Charlie

Duration: 3:59

13:07

Title: Depuis Le Jour

Performer(s): Charpentier, Gustave

Duration: 5:57

13:12

Title: Duet No. 1 In F Major - Movement I - Allegro Moderato

Performer(s): Mahon, John

Duration: 4:30

13:17

Title: The Last Emperor

Performer(s): Sakamoto, Ryuichi

Duration: 5:36

13:23

Title: Cello Concerto In C Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Non Molto

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:42

13:28

Title: Profitez De La Vie

Performer(s): Boieldieu, Francois Adrien

Duration: 2:45

13:33

Title: Huntsmen's Chorus From Der Freischutz

Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von

Duration: 2:54

13:36

Title: Lotus Eaters

Performer(s): York, Andrew

Duration: 3:57

13:40

Title: Flying Dutchman: Overture

Performer(s): Wagner, Richard

Duration: 11:26

13:52

Title: Symphony No.3 "Eroica" (3rd Movement)

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 5:55

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Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

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