Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 19 May 2013

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Live performances and treasured favourites for your Sunday afternoon including Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes performing Beethoven's Piano Sonatas Nos.21 and 22.

Sun 26th May

A live performance from Norway with Valery Gergiev conducting the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Sibelius’ Symphony No. 1 in E minor, op. 39 and Chopin’s Polonaise in A flat with soloist Krzysztof Jablonski, piano. And piano is also the instrument of our featured musician, renowned American jazz pianist Fred Hersch. Aedín includes his take on Gershwin's I got rhythm and one of his own compositions.

Watch Again: Sunday June 17th, 'Glorious Gounod'

Elspeth Hanson presents a mix of classical favourites this afternoon, and at 3pm we're live from the National Concert Hall as Paul Herriott introduces 'Glorious Gounod', featuring Our Lady’s Choral Society with soloists Sinéad Campbell- Wallace (Soprano), Andrew Gavin (Tenor), Padraic Rowan (Bass), and the RTE Concert Orchestra conducted by Proinnsias O Duinn. Join us for the 200th birthday celebration of the great composer, with works including his Messe Solennelle St. Cecilia and extracts from Romeo and Juliet and Mors et Vita, the Ave Maria and more. (Pictured - Sinéad Campbell-Wallace)

Sunday June 24th

Join Elspeth Hanson for classocal favourites this afternoon including highlights from the final 'Sounds Amazing' concert, recorded at the National Concert Hall and presented by Aedín Gormley and Niall Carroll.

For our last outing of Sounds Amazing we are delighted to bring the multi award-winning toast of the West End, Killian Donnelly to the stage of the National Concert Hall.  Since the moment he joined the cast of Les Miserables in 2008, Killian has not looked back; making major roles in Billy Elliott, Les Mis, The Phantom of the Opera and Kinky Boots his own.  Killian will be joined on stage by Molly Lynch (pictured) and they will perform hits from Carousel, Les Miserables, The Phantom of The Opera, Funny Girl and Beauty and the Beast, with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra conducted by Stephen Bell. 

Music Played on the Show


Title: Reqiuem In D Minor: Sanctus

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 1:42


Title: Cello Sonata In A Minor Op. 36 - Movement I - Allegro Agitato

Performer(s): Grieg Edvard

Duration: 9:46


Title: Can't Help Lovin' That Man

Performer(s): Kern / Hammerstein

Duration: 3:41


Title: Sextet For Piano And Wind Quintet - Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis

Duration: 8:23


Title: Che Gelida Manina

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 5:28


Title: Concertino Da Camera - I. Allegro Con Moto

Performer(s): Ibert, Jacques

Duration: 4:41


Title: Voyager

Performer(s): Myers, Stanley

Duration: 3:16


Title: Vocalise Op. 34 No. 14

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 6:25


Title: Sinfonia Concertante A Major - Rondeau Allegro Assai

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Christian

Duration: 5:33


Title: Impromptu In Ab D935/2

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 8:17


Title: Feed The Birds (Tuppence A Bag)

Performer(s): Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.

Duration: 4:06


Title: String Trio In G Major Op 9 No 1 - Movement Iii - Scherzo Alleg

Performer(s): Beethoven

Duration: 3:20


Title: Symphony No.3 (3rd Movement) Andantino Quasi Allegretto

Performer(s): Copland, Aaron

Duration: 10:38


Title: What I Did For Love

Performer(s): Hamlisch, Marvin./Kleban, Edward

Duration: 4:01


Title: Guitar Quintet In D G448 (3rd Movement) Fandango

Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi

Duration: 7:05


Title: As Time Goes By

Performer(s): Hupfeld, Herman

Duration: 4:33


Title: The Best Things Happen While Youre Dancing

Performer(s): Berlin, Irving

Duration: 3:12


Title: Four Scottish Dances - No. 2 Vivace

Performer(s): Arnold, Malcolm

Duration: 2:27



Contact the Show

Text '51554'

Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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