Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 21 January 2018

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

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

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.  

Sunday June 3rd

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. Aedín also features a selection of recordings by mezzo soprano Magdelena Kozena (Photo by Oleg Rostovtsev) who will perform in the National Concert Hall in Dublin this week.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Swan Lake Suite (2nd Movement) Waltz

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 417700-2) / Decca / 417700-2

Duration: 7:06


Title: On Wings Of Song (Auf Flugeln Des Gesanges)

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)

Album: On Wings of Song: Barbara Bonney / Geoffrey Parsons / Teldec / 0630-12340-2

Duration: 3:26


Title: Quartet In B Flat Major (2nd Movement) Canzonetta Allegretto

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Quator Mosaiques

Album: Felix Mendelssohn: Quators Opus 12 & Opus 13 / Auvidis France / ASTREE E 8622

Duration: 4:11


Title: English Suite No.1 In A Major (2nd Movement) - Allemande

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Bach - Angela Hewitt (Recordno: CDS44422) / Hyperion Records / CDS44422

Duration: 4:31


Title: Che Gelida Manina

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), La Scala Orchestra Milan

Album: Puccini: La Boheme (Recordno: 466070-2) / Decca / 466070-2

Duration: 4:36


Title: Quanto E Bella, Quanto E Cara!

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Lyon Opera Orchestra, Lyon Opera Chorus

Album: Heroes and Villains - Opera's Leading Men / Decca / 4782346

Duration: 3:02


Title: Panis Angelicus (Saint-Saens)

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Toulouse City Orchestra

Album: Sanctus: Sacred Songs - Alagna / Toulose City Orchestra / Plasson / EMI / CDC556206

Duration: 3:29


Title: Symphony No.94 'Surprise' (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Album: Haydn: Symphonies 94, 96, 104 / EMI Classics / 5651782

Duration: 6:51


Title: Dies Natalis (4th Movement) Wonder

Composer: Finzi, Gerald

Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Finzi Clarinet Concerto Dies Natalis / PHILLIPS / 454438-2

Duration: 4:24


Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra In A Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Grieg Edvard

Performer(s): Alice Sara Ott (Piano), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Wonderland : Alice Sara Ott / Deutsche Grammophon / 4794631

Duration: 6:38


Title: The Folks Who Live On The Hill

Composer: Kern, Jerome/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Peggy Lee (Vocal), Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra

Album: Peggy Lee - The Capitol Years / Capitol / CDP7905522

Duration: 3:41


Title: Vocalise Op.34 No.14

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Gautier Capucon (Cello), Gabriela Montero (Piano)

Album: Rhapsody / EMI/Virgin Classics

Duration: 6:10


Title: Walking By Flashlight

Composer: Schneider, Maria

Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw, St Paul Chamber Orchestra

Album: Winter Morning Walks - Dawn Upshaw / Maria Schneider / i-tunes / i-tunes

Duration: 3:53


Title: String Quartet No. 16 In E Flat, K. 428

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Quatuor Zaide

Album: Recorded at the 2017 El Vendrell Pau Casals International Music Festival (Broadcast 210118) / SM/17/11/08/03

Duration: 25:13


Title: Der Holle Rache

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Natalie Dessay (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Mozart Heroines - Natalie Dessay (Recordno: 724354544729) / Virgin Classics / 724354544729

Duration: 3:05


Title: Concerto For Violin And Orchestra No 4 In D Major, K 218 (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Orchestra Mozart

Album: Mozart: The Violin Concertos - Carminola / Orchestra Mozart / Claudio Abbado / Archiv Produktion / DG / 4777371

Duration: 7:52


Title: Piano Trio No.2 In E Minor: (Iii) Andante Con Moto

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Fidelio Trio

Album: Ravel and Saint Saens Piano Trios / Resonus / RES10173

Duration: 4:15


Title: Beati Quorum Via

Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s): Robert Quinney (Organ), The Sixteen

Album: A New Heaven - The Sixteen / UCJ / 179 5732

Duration: 3:34


Title: Suite For Violin And Orchestra Op32 (4th Movement) Tambourin

Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s): Anthony Marwood (Violin), Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Album: Charles Villiers Stanford (Recordno: Cda67208) / Hyperion / Cda67208

Duration: 3:36


Title: Kinderszenen, Op. 15

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Eric Le Sage (Piano)

Album: Recorded at the 2017 El Vendrell Pau Casals International Music Festival (Broadcast 210118) / SM/17/11/08/03

Duration: 14:24


Title: Benedictus

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Polyphony, Polyphony

Album: Karl Jenkins: Motets / Deutsche Grammophon / 4793232

Duration: 4:02


Title: Concerto In C Minor Bwv1060 For Oboe Violin Strings And Basso Continuo - Allegro

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Christian Hommel (Oboe), Lisa Stewart (Violin), Cologne Chamber Orchestra

Album: Johann Sebastian Bach - Concertos for oboe and oboe d'amore / NAXOS / 8.554602

Duration: 4:39


Title: Che Faro Senza Euridice?

Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald

Performer(s): Janet Baker (Mezzo Soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Classic FM - Classic Romance / Classic FM Records / CFMCD13

Duration: 4:40


Title: Chanson De Matin Op. 15 No. 2

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Brodsky Quartet

Album: Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores / CHAN / CHAN10708

Duration: 3:12


Title: Romance From The Gadfly

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti - The Silver Violin / Decca / 478 3529

Duration: 3:44


Title: Piano Sonata In C Minor ‘Pathetique’ No. 8 Op. 13 (3rd Movement) Rondo: Allegro

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Angel Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Beethoven - Piano Sonatas Op. 2 No3, Op. 13 ‘Pathetique’, Op. 28 ‘Pastoral’ - Angel Hewitt / Hyperion / CDA67605

Duration: 5:02



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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