Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 30 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 Jane Clarke

Poetry File with Jane Clarke

Roscommon poet Jane Clarke reads Ploughing in Wexford


Music Played on the Show


Title: Symphony No.8 In G Major (3rd Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Dvorak The Symphonies - Overtures / Decca / 478 2296

Duration: 6:03


Title: Forgotten Dreams

Composer: Anderson, Leroy/Parish, Mitchell

Performer(s): Jackie Mcauliffe (Pno), (Unnamed)

Album: Forgotten Dreams / Decca / 466 566-2

Duration: 3:03


Title: There's A Boat Dat's Leavin Soon For New York

Composer: Gershwin, George\Gershwin, Ira\DuBose, Hayward

Performer(s): Leontyne Price (Soprano), John W Bubbles (As Sporting Life), Rca Victor Orchestra, Rca Victor Chorus / Leonard De Paur

Album: Great Scenes from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess / BMG Entertainment / 09026633122

Duration: 3:57


Title: Je Te Veux (Waltz)

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): Pascal Rogé (Piano)

Album: Erik Satie: 3 Gymnopedies, etc. / Decca / 458105-2

Duration: 5:18


Title: Der Rosenklavier - Waltzes

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Gil Shaham (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)

Album: The Fiddler of the Opera - Gil Shaham / Deutsche Grammophon / 447 640-2

Duration: 7:28


Title: Hungarian March

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Most Famous Marches / EMI / Cde5681252

Duration: 4:14


Title: Cara Sposa

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Philippe Jaroussky (Countertenor), Ensemble Matheus

Album: Vedro Con Mio Diletto / Virgin Classics / 0094636341422

Duration: 2:41


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

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Hakan Hardenberger (Trumpet), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields

Album: Hakan Hardenberger - Trumpet Concertos / Philips / 478 7590

Duration: 4:26


Title: La Danza

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

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

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cara001) / Cara / Cara001

Duration: 3:10


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: Partita No.4 In D Major: Ii- Allemande

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Igor Levit (Piano)

Album: Igor Levit: Bach Partitas BWV 825-830 / Sony Classical / 88843036822

Duration: 11:19


Title: Sonata In G Major Bwv1027 For Viola Da Gamba And Harpsichord - 2. Allegro Ma Non Tanto

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Richard Eggar (Harpsichord), Robin Michael (Cello)

Album: Bach, Handel, Scarlatti: Gamba Sonatas / Hyperion / CDA68045

Duration: 3:22


Title: Der Hirt Und Das Meerweib - The Shepherd And The Mermaid

Composer: Kalliwoda, Johann Baptist Wenzel

Performer(s): Elena Xanthoudakis (Soprano), Jason Xanthoudakis (Clarinet), Clemens Leske (Piano)

Album: The Captive Nightingale - Elena Xanthoudakis. German romantic rarities for soprano, clarinet and piano / Signum Classics / SIGCD398

Duration: 7:02


Title: The Earl Of Oxford's March

Composer: Byrd, William

Performer(s): Dublin Brass

Album: Brass Warriors / Dublin Brass / WOS017

Duration: 3:47


Title: Pirates Of Penzance: Overture

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra

Album: Gilbert And Sullivan: The Pirates Of Penzance / Ter / Cdter21177

Duration: 7:08


Title: Sea Fever

Composer: Ireland, John

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Annette Byrn Parri (Piano)

Album: Bryn Terfel (Recordno: Scd909) / Sain / Scd909

Duration: 2:22


Title: Ciel! Qual Destin Terribile!

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Majella Cullagh (Soprano), Jennifer Larmore (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Rossini: Bianca e Fallerio / Opera Rara / OPR20

Duration: 3:32


Title: Romance For Violin And Piano No.2 In G Minor Allegretto

Composer: Schumann, Clara

Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili (Violin), Alice Sarah Ott (Piano), Staatskapelle Dresden

Album: Lisa Batiashvili : Johannes Brahms, Clara Schumann / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894790086

Duration: 2:45


Title: Soliloquy

Composer: Rodgers/hammerstein Ii

Performer(s): Frank Sinatra

Album: The Concert Sinatra / Reprise / 7599270242

Duration: 8:03


Title: Symphony No.2 'Elegiac' (3rd Movement) Scherzo

Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra

Album: Stanford: Symphony No.2 / Chandos / Chan8991

Duration: 4:20


Title: Ah! Sweet Mystery Of Life

Composer: Herbert/Young

Performer(s): Richard Tauber (Tenor)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Platcd113) / Prism / Platcd113

Duration: 2:26


Title: Vienna Blood Waltz

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: SommerNachtKonzert 2016 / Sony Classical / 898531354

Duration: 9:57


Title: Concerted Symphony In E Flat: (Ii) Larghetto

Composer: Mahon, John

Performer(s): Michael Harris (Clarinet), The Parely Of Instruments

Album: English Classical Clarinet Concertos / Hyperion / CDA66896

Duration: 4:40


Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor (1st Movement)

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), Monte Carlo Orchestra

Album: Best-Loved Classics / Emi / 7625052

Duration: 12:34



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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