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    RTÉ lyric fm Choirs for Christmas Competition 2014

    Its time once again to share a fantastic range of festive carolling with our listeners.  This Christmas is the 16th Choirs for Christmas Competition.  

    We have now scheduled the selected choirs to feature on Niall Carroll’s Classical Daytime, The Music Box with Trish Taylor, Classical Kids and on The Hamilton Scores with George Hamilton.

    Click here to see this year's winners and details of the prizes awarded

    Listen Back to the winners performance

    Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Thursday 3 April 2014

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    Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

    Niall Carroll presents Classical Daytime with four hours of great music from all around the world including American classics from Riga in the Coffee Concert at 11 am

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    Coffee Concert Thursday 3rd April

    Latvia: Great Guild Hall, Riga
    George and Ira Gershwin: Someone to Watch Over Me
    George and Ira Gershwin: Embraceable You
    George and Ira Gershwin: Fascinating Rhythm
    Ravel, arr. Xylem Trio: Bolero


    Coffee Concerts:

    Monday 15th December to Friday 19th December 

    Monday 22nd December

    National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Glinka: Jota Aragonesa
    Debussy: Danse Sacre et Danse Profane
    Abreu: Tico Tico no Fubá
    Granados: Oriental and Andaluza from 12 Spanish Dances
    Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
    Andreja Malir (harp)
    RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
    John Finucane (conductor)

    Tuesday 23rd December                  

    National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Verdi: Nabucco Overture
    Verdi: Quando le sere al placid from Luisa MilleLeoncavallo: Vesti la giubba from I Pagliacci
    Coates: By the Sleepy Lagoo
    Donizetti: Una Furtiva Lagrima from L’elisir d’amore
    Sibelius : Excerpts from Pelléas et Mélisand
    Kabalevsky: Scherzo and Galop from The Comedians
    Eamonn Mulhall (tenor)
    RTÉ Concert Orchestra
    George Jackson (conductor)


    Wednesday 24th December

    National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Suppé: Light Cavalry Overture
    A.J. Potter: Finnegan’s Wake
    Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending
    Smetana: Vltava
    Sibelius: March of the Finnish Infantry
    Róisín Walters (violin)
    RTÉ Concert Orchestra
    John Finucane (conductor)


    Thursday 25th December

    National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Rossini: The Barber of Seville Overture
    Puccini: Chrysanthemums
    Cilea: Io son l’umile ancella from Adriana Lecouvrer
    Puccini : Si, mi chiamano Mimi from La Bohéme
    Mascagni : Intermezzo from L’amico Fritz
    Puccini: Donde lieta usci from La Bohéme
    Cilea: Poveri Fiori from Adriana Lecouvrer
    Rossini (arr. Respighi): La Boutique Fantasque
    Kelley Lonergan (soprano)
    RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
    David Brophy (conductor)

    Also
    Canadian Brass: Christmas Time is Here

    One of the world’s best loved brass ensembles in concert from New York. Hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon, this recital features arrangements of music by Vince Guaraldi and Luther Henderson as well as traditional favourites from 'A Charlie Brown Christmas,' 'The Grinch Who Stole Christmas,' 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,' 'Frosty the Snowman' and more – timeless classics infused with  lush harmonies.

     

    Friday 26th December

    National Concert Hall
    Beethoven: Egmont Overture
    A.J. Potter: Rhapsody under a High Sky
    Emmanuel Séjourné: Marimba Concerto
    Britten/Rossini: Moto Perpetuo from Matinées Musicales
    Alex Petcu-Colan (marimba)
    R.T.É. Concert Orchestra
    Elaine Kelly (conductor)

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    Le Concert de Paris

    Celebrating Bastille Day at the foot of the Eiffel Tower last July in front of an audience of half a million people, a host of opera superstars joined the French National Orchestra and Radio France Chorus to perform operatic and orchestral favourites.

    Music by Donizetti, Bizet, Verdi, Puccini, Michel Legrand, John Williams and many others

    Featuring amongst others;

    Lawrence Brownlee (tenor)

    Olga Peretyatko (soprano)

    Piotr Beczala (tenor)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:01
      Title: You And You
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 7:38
    • 10:11
      Title: Arabian Dance (From Peer Gynt Suite No.2)(2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:35
    • 10:13
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Strings In D Minor - Allegro
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 4:27
    • 10:18
      Title: Sposa Non Mi Conosci
      Performer(s): Giacomelli, Geminiano
      Performer(s): Giacomelli, Geminiano
      Duration: 10:16
    • 10:30
      Title: String Quartet No.2 In G Major (4th Movement) Allegro Molto, Qu
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:25
    • 10:36
      Title: Barber Of Seville: Overture
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 7:38
    • 10:42
      Title: Oboe And Violin Concerto In D Min (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:37
    • 10:50
      Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 7:45
    • 10:58
      Title: Jeux D'Enfants: Galop
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 2:08
    • 11:58
      Title: Concerto No 1 In B Flat Major For Two Clarinets - Adagio
      Performer(s): Tausch, Franz Wilhelm
      Performer(s): Tausch, Franz Wilhelm
      Duration: 5:19
    • 12:04
      Title: Concerto For Two Mandolins - Movement Iii - Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:57
    • 12:09
      Title: Requiem K. 626 - Movement I - Introitus: Requiem
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 5:17
    • 12:14
      Title: Academic Festival Overture
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 10:31
    • 12:25
      Title: Concertoin A For 2 Oboes (3rd Movement) Siciliana
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 4:03
    • 12:33
      Title: Dixit Dominus: Gloria Patri
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 6:52
    • 12:46
      Title: Concerto In F Major Op. 9/3 For Two Oboes And Strings - Movement
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Performer(s): Albinoni, Tomaso
      Duration: 4:45
    • 12:49
      Title: Parlami D'Amore Mariu
      Performer(s): Bixio/Neri
      Performer(s): Bixio/Neri
      Duration: 3:31
    • 12:54
      Title: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 - Allegretto-Rondo
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 6:37
    • 13:00
      Title: The Marriage Of Figaro: Overture
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:51
    • 13:06
      Title: Exsultate Jubilate (Based On Palladio For String Orchestra)
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Duration: 4:06
    • 13:10
      Title: Land Of The Mountain And The Flood
      Performer(s): Maccunn, Hamish
      Performer(s): Maccunn, Hamish
      Duration: 9:37
    • 13:20
      Title: Simple Gifts
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 5:53
    • 13:25
      Title: The Derry Air
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Performer(s): Traditional
      Duration: 3:46
    • 13:34
      Title: Poet And Peasant Overture
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von
      Duration: 10:31
    • 13:44
      Title: The Toy Trumpet
      Performer(s): Scott, Raymond
      Performer(s): Scott, Raymond
      Duration: 2:42
    • 13:47
      Title: Onde Vas Linda Negrinha
      Performer(s): Da Silva Leite, Antonio
      Performer(s): Da Silva Leite, Antonio
      Duration: 3:57
    • 13:50
      Title: Dance Of The Reed Flutes From Nutcracker Suite
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 2:28
    • 13:52
      Title: Jurassic Park: Main Theme
      Performer(s): John Williams
      Performer(s): John Williams
      Album: Music from the Film of Steven Spielberg
      Duration: 4:29
    • 13:56
      Title: Turkish March, From The Ruins Of Athens
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 1:52

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