Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 17 December 2017

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Music for your Sunday afternoon featuring live performances from across the globe and standout works from our featured artists.

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: Fantasy On Christmas Carols (Holly And The Ivy)

Composer: Arnold

Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Christmas Choice / Rtélyric Fm

Duration: 9:02


Title: Orchestral Suite No 1 In C Major Bwv 1066 (1st Movement) Ouverture

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Monica Huggett (Violin), Ensemble Sonnerie

Album: Bach: Four Orchestral Suites - Ensemble Sonnerie / Huggett / Avie Records / AV2171

Duration: 5:42


Title: Che Faro Senza Euridice?

Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald

Performer(s): Andreas Scholl (Countertenor), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: The number one Opera album 2004 CD 1 / Universal Classics and Jazz / 4762004

Duration: 3:39


Title: Es Sungen Drei Engel

Composer: German Trad

Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano), Mary Nichols (Mezzo), Michael Lees (Counter Tenor), Westminster Abbey Choir

Album: Christmas with Emma Kirkby / SONY / SK62688

Duration: 3:39


Title: O Magnum Mysterium

Composer: Lauridsen, Morten

Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony

Album: Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna / Madrigali / Latin Motets / Hyperion / CDA67449

Duration: 6:40


Title: Sonatina For Oboe And Piano (Threesome For 2 Players) 1986 3rd Movement - Allegro Vivace

Composer: Dubery, David

Performer(s): Paul Janes (Piano), Richard Simpson (Oboe)

Album: David Dubery Songs and Chamber Music / Metier / MSV28523

Duration: 1:34


Title: Sonata For Cello And Piano (1st Movement) Vivace

Complete Work Name: Sonata For Cello And Piano (2006)

Composer: Dubery, David

Performer(s): Peter Dixon (Cello), Paul Janes (Piano)

Album: David Dubery Songs and Chamber Music / Metier / MSV28523

Duration: 3:29


Title: Once In Royal David's City

Composer: Alexander/ Gauntlett

Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra, Trinity Singers

Album: Choirs for Christmas / RTE lyric fm / CD138

Duration: 3:18


Title: Fantasia On A Theme By Thomas Tallis

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas (Broadcast 171217) / SM/17/07/57/07

Duration: 14:53


Title: Coronation Mass In C: Gloria

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano), John Mark Ainsley (Tenor), Michael George (Bass), Academy Of Ancient Music, Winchester Cathedral Choir

Album: Mozart: Coronation Mass / Vesperae K339 / L'Oiseau-Lyre / 436585-2

Duration: 4:37


Title: Quintet For Piano And Wind In Eb Major (3rd Movement)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Susan Tomes (Piano), Gaudier Ensemble

Album: Mozart Quintet for Piano and Wind / Helios / CDH55390

Duration: 5:49


Title: Silent Night

Composer: Gruber, Franz

Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Abbey Road Ensemble

Album: Our Christmas Songs For You (Recordno: 72435561762) / EMI / 72435561762

Duration: 2:54


Title: Four Sea Interludes, Op. 33a, From 'Peter Grimes'

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas (Broadcast 171217) / SM/17/07/57/07

Duration: 16:29


Title: Serenade Op44 (4th Movement) Allegro Molto

Composer: Dvorak

Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Wind Soloists

Album: Dvorak: Serenade For Wind / Naxos / 8.554173

Duration: 5:46


Title: Past Three A Clock

Composer: Trad Arr/Charles Wood

Performer(s): The Sixteen

Album: A Traditional Christmas Carol Collection / Coro / COR16085

Duration: 3:09


Title: Panis Angelicus

Composer: Franck, Cesar

Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna, Coro Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna

Album: Santo - Sacred songs by Juan Diego Florez / Decca Records / 4782254

Duration: 3:30


Title: Winter

Composer: Read, Dabiel arr Paul Hillier

Performer(s): Chamber Choir Ireland

Album: Carols From The Old and New Worlds / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 807610

Duration: 3:15


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In E Minor (3rd Movement) Rondo Vivace

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Emanuel Ax (Piano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 60771) / Sony / 60771

Duration: 9:54


Title: O Magnum Mysterium

Composer: Byrd, William

Performer(s): Ars Nova Copenhagen

Album: The Christmas Story / Harmonia Mundi / HMU 807565

Duration: 3:05


Title: Goin' Home

Composer: Dvorak

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Bryn Terfel (Recordno: 474703-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 474703-2

Duration: 5:42


Title: It Ain't Necessarily So

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), André Previn (Piano)

Album: Tango Song And Dance / Deutsche Grammophon / 471500-2

Duration: 2:42


Title: Oiche Nollag - Christmas Eve

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Performer(s): Micheal O'Suilleabhain, Colm Murphy (Bodhran), Mel Mercies (Bones)

Album: The Dolphin's Way (Recordno: CDVE 1) / Virgin Records / CDVE 1

Duration: 3:00



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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