The Lyric Feature

    Friday, 7 - 8pm

    The Lyric Feature is RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary and music feature programme. Programmes are produced in house by Lyric fm staff or in collaboration with independent production companies. Subject matter varies from week to week but most of the programmes aim to provide insight into music and music making.

    The Lyric Feature Friday 18 July 2014

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    The Lyric Feature

    Dublin born writer Jim Phelan (1895-1966) had an extraordinary life, from his time in prison to living as a tramp. The programme tells the story of Phelan's life and work.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Housewives' Choice
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Sofa Noodling, 2012 Leola Music Ltd, TPGCD35
      Duration: 1:40
    • Title: The Time Drift Of The Road
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Recorded for programme, Recorded for programme
      Duration: 1:28
    • Title: New Orleans Shout
      Composer: J Oliver, D Nelson
      Performer(s): King Oliver And His Orchestra
      Performer(s): King Oliver And His Orchestra
      Album: St. James Infirmary (In Chronological Order 1929-1930), 1992 BMG France, ND 89770
      Duration: 0:34
    • Title: The Foggy Dew
      Composer: Canon Charles O’Neill
      Performer(s): The Clancy Brothers And Tommy Makem
      Performer(s): The Clancy Brothers And Tommy Makem
      Album: Legacy International, IHCD 10 / CD302
      Duration: 1:34
    • Title: The Foggy Dew
      Composer: Canon Charles O’Neill
      Performer(s): The Clancy Brothers And Tommy Makem
      Performer(s): The Clancy Brothers And Tommy Makem
      Album: Legacy International, IHCD 10 / CD302
      Duration: 1:34
    • Title: The Lament For Limerick
      Composer: Trad, Arr. Martin Hayes And Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Album: 1997 Green Linnet Records, GLCD 1181
      Duration: 2:43
    • Title: Phelandering
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Recorded for programme, Recorded for programme
      Duration: 1:52
    • Title: Douce France
      Performer(s): Charles Trenet
      Performer(s): Charles Trenet
      Album: The Very Best of Charles Trenet, The Restoration Project, number 0000
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: Port Na Bpucai
      Composer: Trad, Arr. Martin Hayes And Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Performer(s): Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill
      Album: 1999 Green Linnet Records, GLCD 1195
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: Cradle Song
      Composer: Schubert
      Performer(s): Iain Farrington
      Performer(s): Iain Farrington
      Album: Ian Farrington
      Duration: 2:09
    • Title: Phelandering
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Recorded for programme, Recorded for programme
      Duration: 1:52
    • Title: Phelandering
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Recorded for programme, Recorded for programme
      Duration: 1:52
    • Title: The Time Drift Of The Road
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Recorded for programme, Recorded for programme
      Duration: 1:28
    • Title: The Time Drift Of The Road
      Composer: Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Performer(s): Ralph Mctell
      Album: Recorded for programme, Recorded for programme
      Duration: 1:28

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