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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Tuesday 11 March 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 for more great classical favourites and at 11am, Marek Janowski conducts the Symphony No. 2 by Saint-Saens in the Coffee Concert from Berlin

Coffee Concert Tuesday 11th March

Germany: Philharmonie, Berlin
Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 2 in A minor, op. 55
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Marek Janowski (conductor)

Music Played on the Show

10:00

Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (3rd Movement) Finale : Allegro

Performer(s): Bruch, Max

Duration: 7:30

10:08

Title: Dites-Lui Qu-On L'A Remarque

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 6:49

10:15

Title: Meditation Religieuse

Performer(s): Massenet, Jules

Duration: 6:00

10:22

Title: Piano Concerto No.3 In D Minor, 3rd Movement Finale : Alla Brava

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 16:01

10:37

Title: Masquerade (Suite From The Drama) - Waltz

Performer(s): Khachaturian, Aram

Duration: 4:34

10:42

Title: Ave Verum Corpus (Mozart)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:04

10:46

Title: Concerto For Violin And Orchestra In D Major (3rd Movement) Rond

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 10:36

10:56

Title: Sonata No.6 In G Major (3rd Movement) Allegro- Harpsichord Solo

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 4:57

11:04

Title: Symphony No 2 In A Minor, Op 55

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 25:46

11:32

Title: Danza Del Corregidor

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 2:14

11:34

Title: Pilgrims Chorus From Tannhauser

Performer(s): Wagner, Richard

Duration: 5:26

11:39

Title: String Quartet In E Flat Major (2nd Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Duration: 8:06

11:47

Title: Symphony In F Major - Presto

Performer(s): Hofmann, Leopold

Duration: 4:06

11:52

Title: Harmonious Blacksmith

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 4:00

11:56

Title: Leichtfussig - Polka Schnell

Performer(s): Hellmesberger, Joseph Jr.

Duration: 2:54

11:59

Title: La Vega (From The Alhambra)

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 14:29

12:14

Title: Che Gelida Manina From La Boh?Me

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 5:14

12:20

Title: Track 12

Performer(s): Pasculli, Antonio

Duration: 3:45

12:32

Title: Symphony No.6 "Pastoral" (5th Movement) Shepherd's Song

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 9:01

12:42

Title: Fantasie In C Minor

Performer(s): Weiss, Silvius Leopold

Duration: 2:58

12:45

Title: Hostias: Requiem In D Min

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:10

12:49

Title: La Calinda

Performer(s): Delius, Frederick

Duration: 4:22

12:53

Title: Pno Quintet In E Flat(2nd Movement) Allegretto

Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi

Duration: 5:30

13:01

Title: Symphony In C Major (4th Movement) Finale: Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 6:30

13:07

Title: Waltz From Swan Lake

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 7:21

13:14

Title: Etude In E Op10/3, Tristesse

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 4:57

13:20

Title: Loudly Let The Trumpet Bray (Iolanthe)

Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan

Duration: 5:40

13:25

Title: Colonel Bogey

Performer(s): Alford, K.

Duration: 4:08

13:33

Title: Poet And Peasant Overture

Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von

Duration: 10:31

13:43

Title: Bell Song From Lakm?

Performer(s): Delibes, Leo

Duration: 8:27

13:52

Title: Concerto For Violin, Strings And Continuo In D, Rv 211 - Movemen

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 6:07

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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