Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 9 September 2017

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.

Poetry File with Doireann Ní Ghríofa

Poetry File with Doireann Ní Ghríofa

Doireann reads and illustrates the background to her poem 'Lines Written on Spinal Morphine'

Music Played on the Show


Title: Chopiniana (1st Movement) Polonaise

Composer: Glazunov, Alexander

Performer(s): Moscow Symphony Orchestra

Album: Glazunov Orchestral Works Vol.17 / Naxos

Duration: 5:01


Title: O Mio Babbino Caro

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Jeff Cohen (Piano)

Album: Angela Gheorghiu Live from La Scala / EMI CLASSICS / 094639442027

Duration: 3:12


Title: Sinfonia Concertante In E Flat: (I) Allegro Maestoso

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Maxim Rysanov (Viola), Arcangelo

Album: Vilde Fang: Mozart / Warner Classics / 0825646276776

Duration: 12:46


Title: Piano Quintet In A 'Trout' (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Presto

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano), Hagen Quartet

Album: Schubert: Piano Quintet / Decca / 411975-2

Duration: 4:33


Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor (3rd Movement) Sehr Lebhaft

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Truls Mork (Cello), Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France

Album: Schumann: Cello Concerto / Virgin Classics / 7243 5 45664 2 4

Duration: 7:58


Title: Luggelaw (Air)

Composer: Trad/Arr Paddy Moloney

Performer(s): Veronica Mcswiney (Piano) Paddy Moloney (Pipes), The Chieftains

Album: The Wild Dog Rose - John Montague and Paddy Moloney / Claddagh Records / CCT27CD

Duration: 4:02


Title: Danny Boy (Derry Air)

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Una Hunt (Piano)

Album: Irish Fantasy (Recordno: Ufhcd 004) / Una Hunt / Ufhcd 004

Duration: 4:19


Title: Les Filles De Cadix

Composer: Delibes, Léo

Performer(s): Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano), Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Cara Diva (Record No: CARA001) / Cara Diva / CARA001

Duration: 3:15


Title: Sarabande

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

Performer(s): Richard Hayman And His Orchestra

Album: Leroy Anderson: Orchestral Favourites / NAXOS / 8.559125

Duration: 3:46


Title: Spartacus

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Neeme Jarvi conducts Saint-Saens / Chandos / CHSA5104

Duration: 13:03


Title: Awakening (3rd Movement) Joy

Composer: Curiale, Joseph

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Awakening: Joseph Curiale / Black Box / 1050

Duration: 3:31


Title: Bella Crudele

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Charles Spencer (Piano)

Album: Cecilia Bartoli/ A Portrait / Decca / 448300-2

Duration: 4:43


Title: La Pastorella

Composer: Schubert; Goldoni

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Andras Schiff (Piano)

Album: Cecilia Bartoli/ A Portrait / Decca / 448300-2

Duration: 2:14


Title: Alla Marcia

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: National Concert Hall, March 2014

Duration: 4:47


Title: The Entertainer

Composer: Joplin, Scott

Performer(s): Leo Brouwer (Guitar)

Album: Leo Brouwer: De Bach a Los Beatles / Areito Records 1981 / LD-3876

Duration: 4:30


Title: Cello Concerto In B Minor (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Anna Polonsky (Piano), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Alisa Weilerstein - Dvorak / Decca / 478 5705

Duration: 14:42


Title: Consolation No.2 Poco Piu Mosso

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Nelson Freire (Piano)

Album: Nelson Freire Liszt Harmonies du Soir / Decca / 4782728

Duration: 2:31


Title: Pavane For A Dead Princess

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Eimear Quinn, (Harp), (Soprano Saxophone)

Duration: 3:00


Title: Sinfonia Concertante (1st Movement)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Aurele Nicolet (Flute), Hermann Baumann (Horn), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Mozart (Recordno: 411134-2) / Philips / 411134-2

Duration: 9:39


Title: Symphonie Espagnole (2nd Movement) Scherzando

Composer: Lalo, Edouard

Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Orchestra Of Paris

Album: Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole (Recordno: 4000322) / Deutsche Grammophon / 4000322

Duration: 4:10


Title: Piano Sonata In E Flat Major (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Angela Hewitt plays Handel & Haydn / Hyperion Records / CDA67736

Duration: 7:59


Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Nikolas Tchochev (Trumpet), Sofia Sinfonietta Orchestra

Album: One Hundred Popular Classics Volume Two / Castle Communications / 517/2

Duration: 4:03


Title: Skater's Waltz

Composer: Waldteufel, Emile

Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: A Family Christmas / Signum Classics / SIGCD202

Duration: 6:47



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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