Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 4 February 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: Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No.2 - Danza Rustica

Composer: Respighi, Ottorino

Performer(s): Lausanne Chamber Orchestra

Album: Bella Tuscany / Telarc / Cd80644

Duration: 3:58


Title: The Sun Whose Rays Are All Ablaze

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Marie Mclaughlin (Soprano), Welsh National Opera Orchestra, Welsh National Opera Chorus

Album: The Mikado (Recordno: Cd-80284) / Telarc / Cd-80284

Duration: 3:10


Title: Im Abendrot

Complete Work Name: Strauss- Four Last Songs

Composer: Strauss , Richard

Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano), Radio Symphony Orchester Berlin

Album: Strauss- Four Last Songs / EMI / 724356690820

Duration: 8:27


Title: Piano Trio No.1 In D Minor Op.63 (1st Movement)

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Pno), Christtian Tetzlaff (Vln) & Tanja Tetzlaff (Cello)

Album: Robert Schumann: Piano Trios / EMI Records / 0 94180 2

Duration: 12:19


Title: Voi Che Sapete...

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo-Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Art of Magdalena Kozena / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 1278

Duration: 3:02


Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo-Soprano), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: The Art of Magdalena Kozena (Disc 1: Arias) / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 1278

Duration: 4:59


Title: Ich Bin Der Welt Abhanden Gekommen

Composer: Mahler, Gustav

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo-Soprano), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Art of Magdalena Kozena (Disc 2: Lieder, Duets, Orchestral Songs) / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 1278

Duration: 6:52


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

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Daniil Trifonov (Piano), Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Album: Chopin Evocations:Daniil Trifonov / Deutsche Grammophon / 4797518

Duration: 9:41


Title: Lobet Den Herrn In Seinen Taten

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Clare Wilkinson (Alto), Gareth Treseder (Tenor), Christopher Borrett (Bass), Monteverdi Choir

Album: Bach Motets / Soli Deo Gloria / SDG716

Duration: 3:09


Title: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1

Complete Work Name: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1

Composer: Enescu, George

Performer(s): Chloe Hanslip (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Adams: Violin Concerto / Naxos / 8.559302

Duration: 2:26


Title: Before And After Summer Op. 16 ( 8th Movement) Epeisodia

Composer: Finzi, Gerald

Performer(s): Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Clifford Benson (Piano)

Album: Finzi Earth and Air and Rain - Five Song Cycles to words by Thomas Hardy / Hyperion Records / CDD22070

Duration: 2:03


Title: Romance In D Minor Op62

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Favourite Cello Concertos (Recordno: 462115-2) / Philips / 462115-2

Duration: 6:34


Title: Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Orchestra Della Svizzera Italiana

Album: Recorded at the LAC, Lugano (Broadcast 040218) / SM/17/09/18/02

Duration: 15:47


Title: Nessun Dorma! (Act Iii)

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Wiener Philharmoniker, Wiener Staatsopernchor

Album: Puccini: Turandot / Deutsche Grammophon / 410 645-2

Duration: 3:26


Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C (3rd Movement) Allegro Molto

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Yo-Yo Ma - Haydn Cello Concerti / CBS / Mk36674

Duration: 6:31


Title: Nunc Dimittus (New College Service)

Composer: L'Estrange, Alexander

Performer(s): Tenebrae, Tenebrae

Album: On Eagles' Wings / Signum / SIGCD454

Duration: 3:39


Title: Violin Concerto No. 1 In G Minor, Op. 26

Composer: Bruch, Max

Performer(s): Nikolaj Znaider (Violin), Orchestra Della Svizzera Italiana

Album: Recorded at the LAC, Lugano (Broadcast 040218) / SM/17/09/18/02

Duration: 23:47


Title: Tu Vois Le Feu Du Soir

Composer: Poulenc, Francis

Performer(s): Christopher Maltman (Baritone), Graham Johnson (Piano)

Album: Francis Poulenc: The Complete Songs / Hyperion / CDA68021/4

Duration: 4:27


Title: Nimrod

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): English Symphony Orchestra, English Symphony Orchestra

Album: Elgar: Enigma Variations/ William Boughton / Nimbus / Ni5450/3

Duration: 4:17


Title: Faites-Lui Mes Aveux

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Joyce Di Donato (Mezzo Soprano), Orchestre De L'Opera National De Lyon

Album: Diva Divo / EMI/Virgin Classics / 5099964198606

Duration: 2:57


Title: Clair De Lune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), James Levine (Piano)

Album: Forgotten Songs - Dawn Upshaw Sings Debussy / Sony / SK 67190

Duration: 2:49


Title: Sonata In B Flat Major D 960 (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Vivace E Con Delicatezza / Trio

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano)

Album: Schubert: The Late Piano Sonatas D958-960, Impromptus D899 - Andras Schiff - Disk 1 / Decca / 475 184-2

Duration: 3:58


Title: O Magnum Mysterium

Composer: Lauridsen, Morten

Performer(s): Britten Sinfonia, Polyphony

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

Duration: 6:40



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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