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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. You can read the schedule here.

    Click here for full details of this year's winners and prizes awarded

    The Hamilton Scores Saturday 24 January 2015

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:01
      Title: The Flying Dutchman: Overture
      Composer: Wagner, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Discover the Classics: Myths and Legends (Recordno: PCDS6), IMP, PCDS6
      Duration: 11:11
    • 10:14
      Title: Carmen Suite: Les Toreadors -- Carmen Suite
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Bastille
      Album: Bizet: Carmen Suite, L'Arlesienne Suite ~~ G142701, Duetsche Grammophon, 4317782
      Duration: 2:04
    • 10:16
      Title: Piano Sonata No.6 In F Major (3rd Movement) Presto
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
      Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)
      Album: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Op.10 and 13 'Pathetique' - Maurizio Pollini, Deutsche Grammophon, 474 810-2
      Duration: 3:33
    • 10:21
      Title: Diplomaten - Polka Francaise Op.448
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 2006 Neujahrskonzert New Year's Concert, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894775566
      Duration: 4:11
    • 10:26
      Title: Sanctus -- The Armed Man: A Mass For Peace
      Composer: Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Guy Johnston (Cello)
      Performer(s): Guy Johnston (Cello), London Philharmonic Orchestra, National Youth Choir Of Great Britain
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cdve956), Virgin, Cdve956
      Duration: 7:00
    • 10:33
      Title: Flute Quintet No.1 In E Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegro Con Moto
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Carlo Ipata (Flute)
      Performer(s): Carlo Ipata (Flute), Auser Musici
      Album: Boccherini: Six Quintets for Flute and Strings, Hyperion, CDA67646
      Duration: 6:11
    • 10:46
      Title: Prince Igor - Polovtsian Dances
      Complete Work Name: Prince Igor
      Composer: Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Balkan Phiharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.2, Castle Communications PLC, MBSCD5172
      Duration: 7:33
    • 10:54
      Title: O Isis Und Osiris
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Kurt Moll (Bass)
      Performer(s): Kurt Moll (Bass), Wiener Philharmoniker, Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
      Album: Heroes and Villains - Opera's Leading Men ~~ CDC09847, Decca, 4782346
      Duration: 3:14
    • 10:57
      Title: Concerto In C Major For Two Trumpets (1st Movement) Allegro -- Concerto In C Major For Two Trumpets Rv537
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpets)
      Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpets), Mauritz Sillem (Harpsichord), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Maurice Andre - The Trumpet Shall Sound, Deutsche Grammophon, 474331-2
      Duration: 3:04
    • 11:17
      Title: In Dahomey (Cakewalk Smasher) Rag
      Composer: Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s): Marc-Andre Hamelin (Piano)
      Performer(s): Marc-Andre Hamelin (Piano)
      Album: Grainger: Piano Music - Marc-Andre Hamelin, Hyperion, CDA66884
      Duration: 3:59
    • 11:22
      Title: Tahiti Trot (Tea For Two)
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra
      Album: Shostakovich (Recordno: Chan8587), Chandos, Chan8587
      Duration: 3:25
    • 11:43
      Title: Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy -- The Nutcracker Suite Op.71
      Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: CDM7690632), EMI, CDM7690632
      Duration: 2:16
    • 11:46
      Title: Ave Maria -- Not Available
      Composer: Caccini, Giulio
      Performer(s): Steve Geraghty (Boy Soprano)
      Performer(s): Steve Geraghty (Boy Soprano), Libera
      Album: Libera: Luminosa, Warner Classics, 0927 40117-2
      Duration: 4:24
    • 11:51
      Title: First Potpourri Of Waltzes On Franz Schubert's And Other Favourite Melodies Op. 18
      Composer: Boehm, Theobald
      Performer(s): Rachel Brown (Flute)
      Performer(s): Rachel Brown (Flute), Simon Nicholls (Piano)
      Album: Schubert / Boehm: Works for Flute - Brown / Nocholls, Chandos, CHAN 0565
      Duration: 7:18

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