Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 7 April 2013

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín selects songs from the world of show business, plus choral classics and treasured favourites. We'll also feature a weekly matinée Idol showcasing a much-loved performer or composer.

Sunday May 20th

A chance this afternoon to hear violinist Viktoria Mullova play the music of J.S. Bach in a concert from Carnegie Hall, New York. Viktoria performs Bach's Violin Concerti in A minor BWV 1041 and E Major BWV 1042, with the Accademia Bizantina conducted by Ottavio Dantone. Plus a selection of recordings with conductor Leonard Slatkin conducting three different orchestras.

Sunday May 27th

Aedín features two of pianist Simon Trpceski's (pictured) acclaimed recordings with The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and conductor Vasily Petrenko of concerti by Rachmaninoff and Prokofiev. We'll also hear excerpts from our recent Sounds Amazing Concert presented by Aedín with Niall Carroll recorded at the National Concert Hall. The RTÉ Concert Orchestra celebrate their 70th birthday with conductor Roderick Dunk and soloists Mary Hegarty (soprano), John Molloy (bass) and world champion whistler David Morris, performing a sparkling mix of popular classics, film favourites, opera and musicals.  

Music Played on the Show


Title: Piano Concerto In A.Minor Op.54 3rd Movement Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Schumann, Robert

Duration: 10:33


Title: People Will Say We're In Love

Performer(s): Rodgers/Hammerstein

Duration: 4:03


Title: Rosenkavalier - Trio From Act 3

Performer(s): Strauss, Richard

Duration: 7:32


Title: Cinema Paradiso: Love Theme

Performer(s): Andrea Morricone

Duration: 3:51


Title: Tell Her You Saw Me

Performer(s): Metheny, Pat

Duration: 5:26


Title: Close To You

Performer(s): Bacharach, Burt

Duration: 8:06


Title: Serenade No. 11 In E Flat Major - Menuetto I

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 4:35


Title: Dixit Dominus (1st Movement): Dixit Dominus

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 6:28



Contact the Show

Text '51554'

Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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