Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 27 April 2014

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Live performances and treasured favorites for your Sunday afternoon. Aedín's featured artist today is the American conductor, composer, and pianist Leonard Bernstein.

Sunday April 29th

Guest presenter Michael Comyn introduces music for Sunday afternoon including a concert from the Pau Casals Festival. Join him for Mozart’s String Quartet No 16 in E flat K428 and César Franck’s Piano Quintet in D minor, all played by Quatuor Zaide (pictured) with Éric Le Sage piano. 

Sunday May 6th

Today's concert features Max Bruch’s violin concerto No 1 in G minor with soloist Nikolaj Znaider and the Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy as well as the Peer Gynt Suite No 1 by Edvard Grieg,  a concert recorded in Lugano in Switzerland. Joanna MacGregor is one of the world’s most innovative and creative pianists. This afternoon Aedín includes her recordings of Bach, Ravel and Gershwin. (Joanna MacGregor - photo c\o Pal Hansen)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Bartered Bride: Overture -- Bartered Bride

Complete Work Name: Bartered Bride

Composer: Smetana, Bedrich

Performer(s): Cleveland Orchestra

Album: Smetana / Decca / 444867-2

Duration: 6:38


Title: Scherzo From A Midsummer Night's Dream

Complete Work Name: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Champs Elysees

Album: Philippe Herreweghe: Portrait / Harmonia Mundi / 2901636

Duration: 5:01


Title: Younger Than Springtime

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Mathew Morrison, Studio Orchestra

Album: South Pacific -2008 Broadway cast / Masterworks Broadway/SONYBMG / 88697304572

Duration: 2:45


Title: The Lark Ascending

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti: Vaughan Williams and Tavener / Universal Classics and Jazz

Duration: 16:04


Title: Sav, Sav, Susa

Complete Work Name: Sav Sav Susa

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Antonio Pappano (Piano)

Album: Barbara Bonney: Diamonds In The Snow Nordic Songs (Recordno: 4667622) / Decca / 4667622

Duration: 2:26


Title: Rondo For Viola And Piano

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Nobuko Imai (Viola), Roland Pontinen (Piano)

Album: A Bird Came Down the Walk / BIS / BIS-CD-829

Duration: 6:12


Title: The Seville Suite

Complete Work Name: The Seville Suite

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Zoe Conway (Fiddle), Mairtin O'Connor (Accordian), Maitiu O'Casaide (Pipes), Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Bill Whelan NCH RTE CO 17/5/2012 / RTE / RTE CO 17/5/2012

Duration: 7:07


Title: Getting Married Today

Complete Work Name: Company (Performed At Sondheim - A Celebration At Carnegie Hall)

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Madeline Kahn (Vocals), Jeanne Lehman & Mark Jacoby (Vocals)

Album: Broadway Divas / RCA Victor / 09026-63805-2

Duration: 4:14


Title: Candide: Overture

Complete Work Name: Candide

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Gershwin/Bernstein/Barber ~~ G121406 / Deutsche Grammophon / 427806-2

Duration: 4:17


Title: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs

Complete Work Name: Prelude, Fugue And Riffs

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): London Sinfonietta

Album: Bernstein: West Side Story/ On the Town/ Candide / EMI Classics / 50999 2 06626 2 2

Duration: 7:52


Title: Tonight Quintet (Ensemble)

Complete Work Name: West Side Story

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Jose Carreras, Kiri Te Kanawa, Kurt Ollmann, Richard Harrell, Tatiana Troyanos, Studio Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779265) / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894779265

Duration: 3:42


Title: Caro Mio Ben -- Not Available

Composer: Giordani, Guiseppe

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Gyorgy Fischer (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 448300-2) / Decca / 448300-2

Duration: 2:44


Title: String Quartet In D Op.64 No.5 'Lark' (1st Movement)

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Kodaly Quartet

Album: Haydn String Quartets Op.64 Nos.4-6 / Naxos / 8.550674

Duration: 6:30


Title: Russlan And Ludmilla: Overture

Complete Work Name: Russlan And Ludmilla

Composer: Glinka, Mikhail

Performer(s): Bavarian State Orchestra

Album: HMV Collection Sampler No.3 (Recordno: Hmv5680272) / HMV / Hmv5680272

Duration: 5:04


Title: Una Furtiva Lagrima -- L'Elisir D'Amore (Elixir Of Love)

Complete Work Name: L'Elisir D'Amore (Elixir Of Love)

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 436173-2) / Decca / 436173-2

Duration: 4:45


Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In A , 3rd Movement

Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto No. 2 In A

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano), Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Grieg/Liszt Piano Concertos / Virgin / 5099968635527

Duration: 3:50


Title: Top Hat, White Tie And Tails

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Fred Astaire, Studio Orchestra

Album: Can't Sing, Can't Act. Balding. Can Dance a Little. / Classic Soundtracks / Snapper Music / SFILMCD006

Duration: 5:37


Title: Nutcracker Suite - Arabian Dance

Complete Work Name: Nutcracker Suite

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'Yich

Performer(s): Stokowski Symphony Orchestra

Album: Stokowski The Heart of the Ballet / Cala / CACD0547

Duration: 4:05



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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