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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 RTE lyric fm 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.

    Full schedule available for download here

    The Hamilton Scores Saturday 20 December 2014


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    Let The Hamilton Scores become one of your regular fixtures with George's superb choice of music to accompany your Saturday morning.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:01
      Title: Fantasy On Christmas Carols (Holly And The Ivy)
      Composer: Arnold
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: Christmas Choice ~~ G469610, Rtélyric Fm
      Duration: 9:02
    • 10:11
      Title: Jesu Joy Of Man's Desiring -- Not Available
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Mainly Mozart Orchestra, Elmer Iseler Singers
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: SMCDM99), CBC Records, SMCDM99
      Duration: 3:02
    • 10:15
      Title: L'Air Des Bijoux (The Jewel Song)
      Composer: Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Sop)
      Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Sop), Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Celine Byrne: For Eternity, RTE lyric fm, CD128
      Duration: 4:38
    • 10:29
      Title: Irish Dance ('Go To The Devil')
      Composer: Field, John
      Performer(s): Miceal O'Rourke (Piano)
      Performer(s): Miceal O'Rourke (Piano)
      Album: John Field (Recordno: Chan9315c.1797), Chandos, Chan9315c.1797
      Duration: 4:30
    • 10:34
      Title: Czardas -- Not Available
      Composer: Monti, Vittorio
      Performer(s): Evelyn Glennie (Percussion)
      Performer(s): Evelyn Glennie (Percussion), National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Evelyn Glennie: Greatest Hits ~~ D281314, RCA Victor, 74321476292
      Duration: 5:11
    • 10:40
      Title: Piano Trio In A Minor(2nd Movement) Pantoum:Assez Vif
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Menahem Pressler Piano
      Performer(s): Beaux Arts Trio: Isodore Cohen (Violin), Bernard Greenhouse (Cello)
      Album: Beaux Arts Trio Ravel:Chausson - Piano Trios PD LM, Decca, 478 6880
      Duration: 4:25
    • 10:46
      Title: Libiamo Ne'lieti Calici -- La Traviata
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor) Plácido Domingo (Tenor) Jose Carreras (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor) Plácido Domingo (Tenor) Jose Carreras (Tenor), Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Music Centre Opera Chorus
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 4509962002) ~~ A167727, Teldec, 4509962002
      Duration: 3:20
    • 10:52
      Title: Lon Dubh / Maidrín Ruadh
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)
      Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)
      Album: Masters of Irish Harp, RTE lyric fm, CD132
      Duration: 4:09
    • 11:01
      Title: Noels De Bretagne (Six Carols)
      Composer: Anon
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ensemble Instrumental D'Ile-De-France, Chorale Franco-Allemande De Paris
      Album: Noels De France ~~ C253405, Bnl, 112757
      Duration: 12:34
    • 11:16
      Title: Canon In D -- Not Available
      Composer: Pachelbel, Johann
      Performer(s): City Of London Sinfonia
      Performer(s): City Of London Sinfonia
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: CFMCD30), Classic FM, CFMCD30
      Duration: 4:24
    • 11:20
      Title: Koppangen
      Composer: Moraeus
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo Soprano)
      Performer(s): Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Kalle Moraeus (Gt And Vln), Bengan Jansson (Accordian)
      Album: Home For Christmas (Recordno: 459685-2) ~~ C781901, Deutsche Grammophon, 459685-2
      Duration: 4:28
    • 11:26
      Title: Overture : Le Nozze Di Figaro
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): La Cetra Barockorchester Basel
      Album: Mozart Overtures (Recordno: 4779445), Deutsche Grammophon, 4779445
      Duration: 4:16
    • 11:31
      Title: Jauchet, Frohlocket Auf, Preisert Die Tage
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Sixteen, The Sixteen
      Album: Weihnachts-Oratorium ~~ C596401, Collins Classics, 70282
      Duration: 7:56
    • 11:49
      Title: Barcarolle From Tales Of Hoffman -- Not Available
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano), Jeannine Collard (Mezzo-Soprano), Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
      Album: French Operatic Favourites (Recordno: CD-CFP4562) ~~ A084704, EMI, CD-CFP4562
      Duration: 3:48
    • 11:58
      Title: White Night
      Composer: Einaudi, Ludovico
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Performer(s): Ludovico Einaudi (Piano)
      Album: Echoes - The Einaudi Collection (Recordno: 82876550892) ~~ CDG04234, BMG UK & Ireland, 82876550892
      Duration: 2:48

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