Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée

Sunday, 1 - 4pm

Aedín Gormley's Sunday Matinée Sunday 11 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.

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: Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor (3rd Movement)

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Daniil Trifonov (Piano), Mariinsky Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No.1 / / MAR0530

Duration: 7:03


Title: Ave Verum Corpus

Composer: Mawby, Colin

Performer(s): Iain Simcock (Organ), Choir Of Westminster Cathedral

Album: Panis Angelicus / Hyperion / Cda66669

Duration: 3:44


Title: Symphony No.9 In E Minor (4th Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Album: Giulini in America Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Recordno: 002894779629) / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894779629

Duration: 11:44


Title: Casta Diva

Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo

Performer(s): Amy Dickson (Soprano Sax), Studio Orchestra

Album: Amy Dickson: Dusk & Dawn / Sony / 88725479572

Duration: 5:59


Title: Dies Natalis (V) The Salutation

Composer: Finzi, Gerald

Performer(s): Amy Dickson (Soprano & Alto Sax), Aurora Orchestra

Album: Introit - The Music of Gerald Finzi / Decca / 4789357

Duration: 4:17


Title: Violin Concerto - I

Composer: Glass, Philip

Performer(s): Amy Dickson (Soprano Sax), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Glass, Tavener, Nyman / RCA Red Seal / Sony / 88697376792

Duration: 6:56


Title: Lascia Ch'io Pianga

Composer: Handel

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), The Academy Of Ancient Music

Album: Baroque Gold / Decca / 4832165

Duration: 4:49


Title: Sonata In E Major Kk206

Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt, Piano

Album: Scarlatti Sonatas - Angela Hewitt, piano / Hyperion / CDA68184

Duration: 9:26


Title: Pr-Mt-070218-110218 At 7pm Dorothy Cross

Performer(s): John Kelly

Duration: 0:30


Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In A, S. 125

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Francesco Piemontesi (Piano), Frankfurt Radio Symphony

Album: Recorded at the Grand Hall, Alte Oper, Frankfurt (Broadcast 110218) / SM/17/07/12/04

Duration: 21:29


Title: Panis Angelicus

Composer: Franck, Cesar

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), National Philharmonic Orchestra, Wandsworth Boys Choir

Album: The Greatest Pavarotti Album Ever / Decca / 4361732

Duration: 4:06


Title: Cello Concerto No. 1 In A Minor: (Iii) Tempo Primo

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Natalie Clein (Cello), Bbc Scottish Orchestra

Album: Saint-Saens: Cello Concertos / Hyperion / CDA68002

Duration: 8:53


Title: Bachianas Brasileira No.5 (Aria)

Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Performer(s): Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), The Cellos Of The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

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

Duration: 4:25


Title: Good Morning Midnight

Composer: Johannsson, Johann

Performer(s): Air Lyndhurst String Orchestra, Theatre Of Voices, Hildur Gudnadottir (Cello)

Album: Orphée / Deutshe Grammaphon / 00289 479 6021

Duration: 3:17


Title: Pie Jesu

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Polyphony, Polyphony

Album: Karl Jenkins: Motets / Deutsche Grammophon / 4793232

Duration: 3:08


Title: Symphony No. 2 In C, Op. 61

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Frankfurt Radio Symphony

Album: Recorded at the Grand Hall, Alte Oper, Frankfurt (Broadcast 110218) / SM/17/07/12/04

Duration: 35:38


Title: The Carnival Of The Animals (7th Movement) Aquariam

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Classical Chillout 2 (Recordno: 724356208728) / Virgin / 724356208728

Duration: 2:35



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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