Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 26 May 2013

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Live performances and treasured favourites for your Sunday afternoon including a live performance of Sibelius' Symphony No. 1 from Helsinki and American jazz pianist Fred Hersch.

Sunday 2nd June

Two symphonies this afternoon performed by 'Le Cercle de l’Harmonie' conducted by Jérémie Rhorer from a concert recorded last January in Salzburg – Henri-Joseph Rigel’s Symphony No.10 in D minor and Mozart’s Symphony No. 29 in A. Aedín's featured artist is Spanish Soprano Monserrat Caballé who will be in classical form with arias by Puccini and Mozart, but will Aedín include her famous duet with Freddie Mercury, Barcelona?


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: Sonata In B Flat Major, D 960 (4th Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 9:25


Title: Dance Of The Miller

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 2:58


Title: Alcina - Tornami A Vagheggiar

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 4:47


Title: Requiem (In Paradisum)

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 3:32


Title: I Got Rhythm

Performer(s): George And Ira Gershwin

Duration: 5:25


Title: Duet

Performer(s): Hersch

Duration: 6:10


Title: Pastorale

Performer(s): Hersch

Duration: 7:20


Title: Hushabye Mountain

Performer(s): Sherman, Richard

Duration: 3:09


Title: I Wish I Were In Love Again

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hart, Lorenz

Duration: 2:41


Title: Something Good

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard

Duration: 3:45


Title: Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (Ii) Andante

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 7:15


Title: Duet : Stabet Mater Dolorosa

Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Duration: 4:46


Title: Dies Natalis (4th Movement) Wonder

Performer(s): Finzi, Gerald

Duration: 4:39


Title: 'S Wonderful

Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira

Duration: 3:04



Contact the Show

Text '51554'

Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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