Full programme discussing 'Divine Voices' including Maria Callas, Janet Baker, Julie Andrews, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - Bernard Clarke from Lyric FM, Noirin Ni Riain and David Agler, Wexford Opera Festival join Sean Rocks to discuss.
coming up on Friday's show....an interview with acclaimed poet Philip Schultz, a look at the comic partnership between Peter Cook and Dudley Moore and reviews of the latest albums from Sharon Van Etten, Neil Young and Sam Smith
NestWatch 2014 - The Blue Tit The nest is built, and the eighth egg was laid on Sunday, May 4th 2014. On the evening of Tuesday, May 13th, the eggs started hatching, and we now have eight nestlings in the nestbox. Send your observations in to firstname.lastname@example.org, and keep watching! Click here to watch NestWatch 2014 - The Herring Gull The Herring Gull's nest is located on a roof at the RTÉ Campus. There are three eggs in the nest and we expect them to hatch any day now. Click here to watch
Costumes from The Sound Of Music (1965) starring Julie Andrews, sold at auction in Hollywood yesterday for an estimated $1.3 million. This dress was worn by Maria, as played by Julie Andrews, as she performed Do-Re-Mi. The dress as worn by Julie Andrews To find out more about the auctition, you can read this CBS report: http://www.cbsnews.com/2300-207_162-10017677.html. On a recent trip to Salzburg, Austria, Derek took the Sound Of Music tour. Today, we hear some of the not-so-well-known stories about the making of this Oscar-winning classic. Yesterday, Derek spoke about his recent holiday to Salzburg, and visiting the locations used ...