Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 20 May 2018

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new releases. Plus news and traffic updates.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Overture

Composer: Gershwin , George

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Crazy for You (Original Broadway Cast recording 1992) / Angel

Duration: 3:42


Title: O Tu, Palermo (Act Ii)

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): La Scala Milan Orchestra

Album: Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani / EMI Classics / 7540432

Duration: 4:30


Title: Introduction Et Polonaise Brilliante For Piano And Cello In C Major

Composer: Chopin

Performer(s): Alisa Weilerstein, Inon Barnatan (Piano)

Album: Alisa Weilerstein : Inon Barnatan - Rachmaninov Chopin Cello Sonatas / Decca / 478 8416

Duration: 8:33


Title: Marche Militaire In E Flat

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano), Radu Lupu (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Grand Duo - Barenboim / Lupu / Teldec / 063017146

Duration: 6:21


Title: Bill

Composer: Kern / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Studio

Album: Audra McDonald - How Glory Goes / Nonesuch / 7559-795802

Duration: 3:35


Title: Ol' Man River

Composer: Kern, Jerome

Performer(s): Paul Robeson (Bass-Baritone), Clifford Greenwood Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Ol' Man River / HMV / 5730462

Duration: 2:35


Title: Wo Die Berge So Blau

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Gerard Souzay (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)

Album: Gerard Souzay: Lieder / Philips / 442741-2

Duration: 1:06


Title: Horn Sonata In F (3rd Movement)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Hermann Baumann (Horn), Leonard Hokanson (Piano)

Album: Beethoven / Rossini / Strauss / Philips / 416816-2

Duration: 5:08


Title: Queen Of The May

Composer: Anon

Performer(s): Sydney Macewan, Charles Smart (Organ)

Album: Father Sydney MacEwan / Michael Nash Music / CDMN4

Duration: 2:53


Title: Barcarolle

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Camille Thomas (Cello), Double Sens

Album: Camille Thomas:Saint Saens Offenbach / Deutsche Grammophon / 4797520

Duration: 3:21


Title: The Downfall Of Paris

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): David Power (Uilleann Pipes), Camerata Kilkenny

Album: Camerata Kilkenny: The Piper and the Fairy Queen / RTE lyric fm / CD156

Duration: 3:42


Title: Concerto In A Minor For 4 Keyboards And Strings Bwv 1065 Movt. 1

Composer: Bach/Grusin

Performer(s): Studio String Ensemble

Album: Two Worlds - Lee Ritenour and Dave Grusin / Decca / 467132-2

Duration: 4:34


Title: By The Beautiful Blue Danube Op.314

Composer: Strauss II, Johann

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Very Best of The Classic Experience / Circa Records / 724384752125

Duration: 3:50


Title: Amor Ti Vieta

Composer: Giordano, Umberto

Performer(s): Ramon Vargas (Tenor), Orchester Der Wiener Staatsoper

Album: Ioan Holender Farewell Concert (DVD) / Deutsche Grammophon / 00440 073 4621

Duration: 1:49


Title: Lohengrin: Prelude To Act 3

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Lohengrin / EMI / CDS7490178

Duration: 3:34


Title: Flight Of The Bumble Bee

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): Bobby Mcferrin (Vocal), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)

Album: Hush (Recordno: Sk48177) / Sony / Sk48177

Duration: 1:08


Title: Prelude From Te Deum

Composer: Charpentier, Marc-Antoine

Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Essential Wynton Marsalis / Sony Classical / 88697095792

Duration: 1:45


Title: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

Composer: Mascagni, Pietro

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

Album: Not Available (recordno: Cmfmcd30) / Classic Fm / Cmfmcd30

Duration: 3:40


Title: Evening Of Roses

Composer: Hadar, Yosef

Performer(s): Sheku Kanneh-Mason (Cello), City Of Bermingham Symphony Orchestra Cellos

Album: Inspiration / Decca / 483 2948

Duration: 3:02


Title: Symphony No.39 In G Minor (4th Movement) Finale: Allegro Di Molto

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Munich Chamber Orchestra

Album: Farewell - Munchener Kammerorchester / Alexander Liebreich / Ecm New Series 2029 / 4766188

Duration: 4:47



Contact the Show

Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric

Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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