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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 6 June 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

Get your Friday off to a musical start with a four hour fix of the great classics on Classical Daytime and a Coffee Concert featuring Beethoven's Triple Concerto in C from London a

Coffee Concert Friday 6th June

Coffee Concert Friday 6th June

England: Barbican Hall, London
Beethoven: Triple Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C, op. 56
Antonio Meneses (cello)
Igor Levit (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Maxim Vengerov (violin & conductor)

Music Played on the Show

10:01

Title: Concerto No. 1 In D Major Op. 99 For Guitar And Orchestra (3rd Movement) Ritmico E Calleresco

Composer: Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario

Performer(s): Lorenzo Michael (Guitar), Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese

Album: Castlenuovo-Tedesco: Complete Guitar Concertos / Brillaint Classics / 7615

Duration: 6:25

10:08

Title: Adagio For Oboe, Cello, Organ And Strings

Composer: Zipoli, Domenico

Performer(s): Pierre Pierlot (Oboe), Jean-Francois Paillard Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Magic of the Oboe ~~ G227310 / Erato / 4509921302

Duration: 8:48

10:18

Title: Nocturne In E Minor

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Angela Hewitt: Chopin Nocturnes ~~ CDD4131 / Hyperion / CDA67371/2

Duration: 4:54

10:23

Title: Requiem In D Minor: Tuba Mirum

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Diana Montague (Soprano), Michael Chance (Countertenor), Christoph Prégardien (Tenor), Franz-Josef Selig (Bass), Collegium Cartusianum, Kolner Kammerchor

Album: Mozart Masses / Virgin Classics / 7243 5 61769 2 8

Duration: 3:03

10:26

Title: Summa For String Orchestra

Composer: Part, Arvo

Performer(s): Bournemouth Sinfonietta

Album: Arvo Part - Tabula rasa / Summa / Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten / The Beatitudes / EMI Records Ltd / 5723152

Duration: 5:27

10:33

Title: Ballet Music From Faust (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Welsh National Opera Orchestra

Album: Gounod: Faust (Recordno: 4509-90872-2) ~~ C587819 / Teldec / 4509-90872-2

Duration: 3:57

10:38

Title: Lohengrin: Prelude To Act 1

Complete Work Name: Lohengrin

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Wagner: Overtures And Preludes / Philips / 4262711850

Duration: 10:48

10:49

Title: Jurassic Park - Suite

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Movie Classics (Recordno: 88697710812) / SONY / 88697710812

Duration: 5:39

10:54

Title: Orfeo, Tu Dormi (Singing The Part Of Euridice)

Composer: Sartorio, Antonio

Performer(s): Patricia Petibon (Soprano), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: Patricia Petibon - Rosso (Italian Baroque Arias) / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778763

Duration: 5:17

11:42

Title: Exsultate Jubilate (Based On Palladio For String Orchestra)

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Danielle De Niese (Soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Diva - Danielle de Niese / Decca Records / 4782417

Duration: 3:51

11:46

Title: Trio In G Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Judith Pearce (Flute), Nash Ensemble

Album: Weber: Clarinet Trio ~~ H132905 / Crd / CRD3398

Duration: 8:11

11:55

Title: Steyrische Tanze

Composer: Lanner, Joseph

Performer(s): Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Alles Walzer ~~ G395202 / Orf Bayer / LC5130CD230

Duration: 5:56

12:02

Title: Ritual Fire Dance

Composer: Falla, Manuel de

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), Orchestra

Album: Julian Lloyd Webber - Celebration ~~ D347911 / BMG / 74321841122

Duration: 3:16

12:06

Title: Symphonie Fantastique Op 14 - I. Reveries - Passions

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Orchestre De L'Opera Bastille

Album: The Berlioz Experience (Recordno: 474440-2) ~~ H7080001 / Deutsche Grammophon / 474440-2

Duration: 14:50

12:21

Title: How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Choir Of St John's College Cambridge

Album: Ave Verum : Sacred Choral Favourites ~~ PD OB / Brilliant / 9148

Duration: 5:30

12:34

Title: Wedding March -- A Midsummer Night's Dream

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdz7625052) / EMI / Cdz7625052

Duration: 5:10

12:39

Title: Serenade For Strings (1st Movement)

Complete Work Name: Serenade For Strings In C Major

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Vienna Chamber Orchestra

Album: Serenade for Strings ~~ H686401 / Naxos / 8.550404

Duration: 9:31

12:48

Title: Nostalgico

Composer: Plaza, Julian

Performer(s): Sefika Kutluer (Flute), Peter Breiner (Piano) Juraj Griglak/Boris Lenko (Accordian) Juraj Bartos (Trumpet) Cyril Zelenak (Drums), Razumovsky Orchestra

Album: Tango Goes Symphony / Naxos / 8.557004

Duration: 4:21

12:54

Title: Escapade, Mazurka

Composer: Auvray, Georges

Performer(s): Ladislav Stresnak (Trumpet), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava)

Album: Les Succes De La Danse - French Ballroom Favourites / Marco Polo / 8.223801

Duration: 4:03

12:58

Title: Piano Concerto In F (3rd Movement) Allegro Agitato

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Peter Donohoe (Piano), London Sinfonietta, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Album: Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue etc. Donohoe Rattle / EMI / 7 54280 2

Duration: 6:47

13:07

Title: Symphony No.8 (Le Soir) 4th Movement Presto

Composer: Haydn, Joseph

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Night Moves -- Not Given / ICO / Not Given

Duration: 5:09

13:12

Title: Squilli, Echeggi La Tromba Guerriera

Composer: Verdi

Performer(s): Rca Victor Orchestra

Album: Il Trovatore (Recordno: 8.110240-41) / Naxos / 8.110240-41

Duration: 2:21

13:16

Title: Warsaw Concerto -- Not Available

Composer: Addinsell, Richard

Performer(s): Gabriel Tacchino (Piano), Orchestre National De Opera Monte Carlo

Album: Addinsel: Warsaw Concerto / Apexa / 256462049-2

Duration: 8:40

13:26

Title: Concerto Grosso In B Minor Op.3 No.10 (1st Movement) Largo

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Musici Di Zagreb

Album: 25 Vivaldi Favorites ~~ PD OB / Cameo Classics / 4716388442

Duration: 4:13

13:33

Title: Overture To Mignon

Composer: Thomas, Ambroise

Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic

Album: Tortelier's French Bonbons / Chandos / CHAN9765

Duration: 8:30

13:43

Title: Gran Vals

Composer: Tarrega, Fransico

Performer(s): David Russell (Guitar)

Album: Francisco Tarrega: Integral de Guitarra - David Russell - Disk 1 / Opera Tres / CDS 1003/4

Duration: 2:56

13:47

Title: Symphony No.7 In A Major (2nd Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic

Album: Karajan 2008 / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 7099

Duration: 8:05

13:55

Title: In The Hall Of The Mountain King -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra, Oslo Philharmonic Chorus

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Ukcd2003-4) / Unicorn-Kanchana / Ukcd2003-4

Duration: 2:25

13:57

Title: Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Leontyne Price (Soprano), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Joy Of Christmas ~~ C566602 / Decca / 452450-2

Duration: 2:42

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