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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 10 May 2014

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 10:01
      Title: Anvil Chorus -- Il Trovatore
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
      Album: Opera Gala (Recordno: 460849-2), Decca, 460849-2
      Duration: 2:45
    • 10:04
      Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre (4th Movement) Canario
      Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)
      Album: Julian Bream Edition Highlights, RCA Victor, 09026618482
      Duration: 5:35
    • 10:10
      Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In D (2nd Movement) Adagio
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Great Cello Concertos ~~ H198102, CBS, M2k44562
      Duration: 6:00
    • 10:17
      Title: Fugata
      Composer: Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Antonio Agri (Piano), Nestor Marconi (Bandoneon), Horacio Malvicino (Guitar), Hector Console (Bass)
      Album: Soul of the Tango ~~ D385906, Sony, Sk63122
      Duration: 3:46
    • 10:21
      Title: Lydie, From Etudes Latines
      Composer: Hahn, Reynaldo
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), London Schubert Chorale, Graham Johnson (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Hyp20), Hyperion, Hyp20
      Duration: 2:27
    • 10:24
      Title: Zigeunerweisen Op.20
      Composer: Sarasate, Pablo De
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 433519) ~~ G153303, Decca, 433519
      Duration: 9:07
    • 10:34
      Title: Horn Quintet In E Flat Major (2nd Movement) Andante
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Jonathan Williams (Horn)
      Performer(s): Jonathan Williams (Horn), Gaudier Ensemble
      Album: Mozart (Recordno: Cda67277) ~~ H673405, Hyperion, Cda67277
      Duration: 5:47
    • 10:40
      Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No.2 In F Op.102 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Denis Matsuev (Piano)
      Performer(s): Denis Matsuev (Piano), Mariinsky Orchestra
      Album: Denis Matsuev, Mariinsky, SACD MAR0509
      Duration: 5:31
    • 10:46
      Title: Norwegian -- Norwegian Op.53 No.2
      Composer: Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Raphael Wallfisch (Cello)
      Performer(s): Raphael Wallfisch (Cello), London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Grieg Cello Concerto and 8 Songs for Cello and Orchestra, black box, BBM1070
      Duration: 4:06
    • 10:51
      Title: Vilia From The Merry Widow
      Composer: Lehar
      Performer(s): Virginia Kerr (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Virginia Kerr (Soprano), Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: My Heart And I, EQUUS, Equus 001
      Duration: 5:22
    • 10:59
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 (1st Movement) Allegro -- Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G Bwv1049
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Simon Standage (Violin)
      Performer(s): Simon Standage (Violin), Rachel Beckett (Recorder)/ Philip Pickett (Recorder), English Concert
      Album: Brandenburg Concertos 4.5.6 ~~ H016201, Archiv, 410501
      Duration: 6:57
    • 11:06
      Title: Auf Dem Wasser Zu Singen For Violin And Piano
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin)
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
      Album: The Romantic Violinist Daniel Hope A Celebration of Joseph Joachim ~~ PD OB, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779301
      Duration: 3:03
    • 11:10
      Title: Legende In G Minor
      Composer: Wieniawski, Henyrk
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Wiener Philharmoniker
      Album: Anne-Sophie Mutter - Romance, Deutsche Grammophon, 4470702
      Duration: 7:40
    • 11:18
      Title: Danse
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra
      Album: Debussy and Ravel: Orchestral Works, Chandos, CHAN9129
      Duration: 5:40
    • 11:26
      Title: Sinfonie No. 86 In D Major Hob. 1:86 - Movement Iii - Menuet Allegretto / Trio
      Complete Work Name: Sinfonie No. 86 In D Major Hob. 1:86
      Composer: Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Concentus Musicus Wien
      Album: Haydn: The paris Symphonies Nos. 82-87 - Concentus Musicus: Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Disk 3, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi, 82876 60602 2
      Duration: 5:39
    • 11:33
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (3rd Movement)
      Complete Work Name: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor Op.26
      Composer: Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin)
      Performer(s): James Ehnes (Violin), Montreal Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Max Bruch - Concertos 1 And 3, CBC, SMCD5207
      Duration: 7:59
    • 11:41
      Title: Meditation From Thais -- Thais
      Composer: Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)
      Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 433519) ~~ G153302, Decca, 433519
      Duration: 5:20
    • 11:47
      Title: Piano Trio No.1 In D Minor Op.49 (2nd Movement) - Andante Con Moto Tranquillo
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
      Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Lynn Harrell (Cello), Andre Previn (Piano)
      Album: Mendelssohn - Anne-Sophie Mutter (Recordno: 4778575), Deutsche Grammophon, 4778575
      Duration: 6:52
    • 11:54
      Title: Take A Pair Of Sparkling Eyes (From The Gondoliers)
      Composer: Gilbert & Sullivan
      Performer(s): Richard Knight (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Richard Knight (Tenor), Gala Ensemble
      Album: Best Of Gilbert & Sullivan - Gala Ensemble, Sony/BMG, 88697421912
      Duration: 2:52
    • 11:56
      Title: Flower Duet -- Lakme
      Composer: Delibes, Léo
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Jane Berbie (Soprano), National Opera Orchestra Monte Carlo
      Album: La Stupenda - The Supreme Voice of Joan Sutherland, Decca, 470026-2
      Duration: 6:05
    • 12:02
      Title: Die Mozartisten Walzer Op.196
      Composer: Lanner, Joseph
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: 2006 Neujahrskonzert New Year's Concert CD 1, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894775566
      Duration: 9:37
    • 12:11
      Title: O Lola Ch'hai Di La Cammisa
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi
      Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi, Berlin Philharmonic
      Album: Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana (Recordno: 4192572) ~~ C098401, Deutsche Grammophon, 4192572
      Duration: 2:18
    • 12:14
      Title: String Quartet In F (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Molto
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rté Vanbrugh String Quartet
      Album: Beethoven: String Quartets No.1: The Vanbrugh String Quartet, Intim Musik, Imcd043
      Duration: 3:22
    • 12:17
      Title: Fantasia In C Minor
      Complete Work Name: Fantasia In C Minor, Kv 475
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Alexej Gorlatch (Piano)
      Performer(s): Alexej Gorlatch (Piano)
      Album: Alexej Gorlatch Piano, Genuin, GEN10174
      Duration: 12:08
    • 12:30
      Title: Tarantelle Op43
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Shura Cherkassky (Piano)
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 475040-2), Decca, 475040-2
      Duration: 3:12
    • 12:35
      Title: Guitar Quintet No.3 In B Flat (4th Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields Chamber Ensemble
      Album: Boccherini - The Guitar Quintets (Recordno: 438769-2) ~~ H411408, Philips, 438769-2
      Duration: 6:21
    • 12:43
      Title: Che Gelida Manina -- La Boheme
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 421315-2) ~~ A081502, Decca, 421315-2
      Duration: 4:38
    • 12:47
      Title: Chanson De Matin Op.15 No.2
      Composer: Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cfmcd30), Classic FM, Cfmcd30
      Duration: 3:00
    • 12:51
      Title: Morceaux De Salon - Barcarolle In G Minor
      Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)
      Album: The Complete Piano Music of Sergei Rachmaninov - Howard Shelley - Disk 2, Hyperion, CDS44042
      Duration: 4:09
    • 12:55
      Title: Concerto Grosso No.3 In G Major, For The Margrave Of Brandenburg - Allegro
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): The Yale Cellos
      Album: CELLO, CELLI! Twenty Cellos Play Bach and Brubeck, Naxos, 8.557816
      Duration: 5:20

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