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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.

    The schedule is available for download as a PDF here.

    Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 30 April 2014


    Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

    Niall Carroll presents Classical Daytime with four hours of great music from all around the world featuring cellist, Stephen Isserlis from Frankfurt in the Coffee Concert at 11am


    Coffee Concert Wednesday 30th April

    Old Opera, Frankfurt
    Prokofiev: Cello Concerto in E minor, op. 58
    Steven Isserlis (cello)
    Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
    Paavo Järvi (conductor)

    Coffee Concerts:

    Monday 15th December to Friday 19th December 

    Monday 15th December

    Polish Radio Concert Studio, Warsaw
    CPE Bach: String Symphony in G, Wq 182/1
    Telemann: Concerto for Two Violins and Bassoon, TWV 53:D4
    Sally Holman (bassoon)
    Collegium Musicum 90
    Simon Standage (violin & director)

    Tuesday 16th December                  

    Polish Radio Concert Studio, Warsaw
    CPE Bach: Symphony in G, Wq 183/4
    Telemann: Overture for Oboes, Violin, Strings and Harpsichord Collegium Musicum 90
    Simon Standage (violin & director)

    Wednesday 17th December

    Romanian Athenaeum, Bucharest
    Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet, fantasy overture
    Gounod: L’amour...Ah! Léve-toi, soleil from Romeo and Juliet Gounod: Je Veux Vivre from Romeo and Juliet
    Irina Iordachescu (soprano)
    Romanian Youth Orchestra
    Cristian Mandeal (conductor)

    Thursday 18th December

    Romanian Athenaeum, Bucharest
    Prokofiev: Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet, op. 6
    Glinka: Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla
    Romanian Youth Orchestra
    Cristian Mandeal (conductor)

    Friday 19th December

    Town Hall, Cheltenham
    Holst: The Planets
    Savitri Singers
    BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:01
      Title: Slavonic Dance In G Minor, Op.46 No.8 (Presto)
      Complete Work Name: Slavonic Dances In G Minor
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Passport to Eastern Europe (Recordno: SFK 47283), Sony, SFK 47283
      Duration: 4:27
    • 10:18
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In A Major (3rd Movement) Rondo. Allegretto
      Complete Work Name: Cello Concerto No.2 In A Major
      Composer: Stamitz, Carl
      Performer(s): Michal Kanka (Cello)
      Performer(s): Michal Kanka (Cello), Prague Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Cello Concertos, Supraphon, SU 4108-2
      Duration: 4:11
    • 10:33
      Title: Finale : Voici Les Valseurs! (Act 2)
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Francisco Araiza (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Francisco Araiza (Tenor), Eva Kind (Soprano), Riccardo Cassinelli (Tenor), Staatskapelle Dresden, Rundfunkchor Leipzig
      Album: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Recordno: 4782675) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782675
      Duration: 4:31
    • 10:38
      Title: La Vega (From The Alhambra)
      Composer: Albeniz, Isaac
      Performer(s): Christopher Parkening (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Christopher Parkening (Guitar), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Concerto for Guitar - Christopher Parkening, Elmer Berstein: London Symphony Orchestra, Angel, 7243 5 56859 2 6
      Duration: 14:14
    • 10:53
      Title: Bell Song -- Lakme
      Composer: Delibes, Leo
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Alain Vanzo (Tenor), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 443377-2), Decca, 443377-2
      Duration: 7:51
    • 11:41
      Title: Fantasie-Impromptu Op. 66 In C Sharp Minor
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Dong-Hyek Lim (Piano)
      Performer(s): Dong-Hyek Lim (Piano)
      Album: Chopin Recital - Dong-Hyek Lim, EMI, 7243 5 57702 2 6
      Duration: 5:10
    • 11:47
      Title: Asturiana -- Suite Populaire Espagnole
      Composer: Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Itzak Perlman (Violin)
      Performer(s): Itzak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)
      Album: Itzak Perlman Encores ~~ PD OB, EMI, 094635087925
      Duration: 2:31
    • 11:49
      Title: Depuis Le Jour
      Composer: Charpentier, Gustave
      Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano), Prague Philharmonia
      Album: Anna Netrebko - Souvenirs, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894777639
      Duration: 5:19
    • 11:56
      Title: Fantasie For Piano, Chorus And Orchestra Op.80 (3rd Movement)
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Melvyn Tan (Piano)
      Performer(s): Melvyn Tan (Piano), London Classical Players, Schutz Choir Of London
      Album: Beethoven - 5 Piano Concertos / Choral Fantasy, Virgin Classics, 724356224223
      Duration: 4:23
    • 12:01
      Title: Toccata From Symphony No.5 -- Symphony No.5 Op.42
      Composer: Widor, Charles-Marie
      Performer(s): Peter Hurford (Organ)
      Performer(s): Peter Hurford (Organ)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 410165-2), Argo, 410165-2
      Duration: 6:20
    • 12:08
      Title: "Fuggiam Gli Ardori Inospiti..La, Tra Foreste Vergini" (Act 3)
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Leontyne Price (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Leontyne Price (Mezzo Soprano), Jon Vickers (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Orchestra E Coro Del Teatro Dell'opera Di Roma
      Album: Aida, Decca, 4782679
      Duration: 6:42
    • 12:16
      Title: Cafe Music (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Schoenfeld, Paul
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Eroica Trio
      Album: The Sunday Sessions - Alfresco: Music from St. Paul Sunday, Minnesota Public Radio, MPR206
      Duration: 5:55
    • 12:21
      Title: Waltz No.2 (Jazz Suite No.2) -- Suite For Variety Orchestra
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Brodsky Quartet, Philip Edward Fisher (Piano)
      Album: Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores, CHAN, CHAN10708
      Duration: 3:35
    • 12:25
      Title: Die Manner Sind Menchant! D866
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Christoph Eschenbach (Piano)
      Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 455294-2), Decca, 455294-2
      Duration: 2:34
    • 12:32
      Title: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba -- Solomon
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields
      Album: The Academy - By Request ~~ G080801, EMI, Cdc-7470272
      Duration: 2:46
    • 12:36
      Title: Tivoli-Rutsch-Walzer Op.39
      Composer: Vater, Johann Strauss
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Alles Walzer ~~ CDG03952, Bayer, LC5130CD230
      Duration: 7:17
    • 12:44
      Title: Danza Paraguay No. 2 - 'Jha , Che Valle'
      Composer: Barrios-Mangore, Agustin
      Performer(s): David Russell (Guitar)
      Performer(s): David Russell (Guitar)
      Album: Music of Barrios - David Russell, Telrac, CD-80373
      Duration: 1:56
    • 12:47
      Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op. 82 - Movement I - Moderato / Tranqillo
      Composer: Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Nathan Milstein (Violin)
      Performer(s): Nathan Milstein (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
      Album: The Art of Nathan Milstein - Disk 1, EMI, ZDMF 0777 7 64830 2 3 B
      Duration: 4:03
    • 12:59
      Title: Symphony No.4 In A Major Op.90 Italian (1st Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic
      Album: Mendelssohn The Complete Symphonies (Recordno: 4782451) ~~ PD OB, Decca, 4782451
      Duration: 7:53
    • 13:06
      Title: Exsultate Jubilate (4th Movement) Alleluia
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): English Concert
      Performer(s): English Concert, Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
      Album: Mozart - Coronation Mass, Archiv, 445353-2
      Duration: 2:42
    • 13:10
      Title: Symphony No.2 In E Minor (2nd Movement) Allegro Molto
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Russian National Orchestra
      Album: Rachmaninov : Symphonies and Orchestral Works, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779505
      Duration: 10:03
    • 13:21
      Title: Brother Come Dance With Me
      Composer: Humperdinck, Engelbert
      Performer(s): Margaret Neville (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Margaret Neville (Soprano), Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra
      Album: Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel / Wagner: Siegfried Idyll, EMI, 7243 5 75993 2 0
      Duration: 3:32
    • 13:26
      Title: Wedding Day At Troldhaugen -- Not Available
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Peer Gynt (Recordno: 8.550864) ~~ G377811, Naxos, 8.550864
      Duration: 6:03
    • 13:35
      Title: Montagues And Capulets
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7243824), Virgin, 7243824
      Duration: 4:52
    • 13:41
      Title: Clarinet Concerto In B Flat (1st Movement) -- Clarinet Concerto In B Flat
      Complete Work Name: Clarinet Concerto In B Flat
      Composer: Stamitz, Johann
      Performer(s): László Horváth (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): László Horváth (Clarinet), Liszt Ferenc Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Clarinet Concertos - Molter, Stamitz & Stamitz, Hungarton, Hcd11954-2
      Duration: 7:22
    • 13:49
      Title: Zadok The Priest -- Four Coronation Anthems
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): King's Consort, Choir Of New College Oxford
      Album: Handel - Four Coronation Anthems / Music for the Royal Fireworks (Recordno: CDA20350), Hyperion, CDA20350
      Duration: 5:32
    • 13:55
      Title: Intermezzo In B Flat Minor Op117 No.2
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Julius Katchen (Piano)
      Performer(s): Julius Katchen (Piano)
      Album: Your Hundred Best Piano Tunes IV ~~ D198513, Decca, 436857-2
      Duration: 4:39

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