Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 1 October 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.

Music Played on the Show


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: O Mio Babbino Caro

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

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

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

Duration: 2:30


Title: O, Shenandoah

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Philip Aaberg (Piano)

Album: Windham Hill America / BMG Music / 82876601322

Duration: 4:00


Title: The Elephant

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics / RTE lyric fm / CD129

Duration: 1:34


Title: End Title From Star Wars Episode V1

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: John Williams : The Great Movie Soundtracks (2015 release) / Sony Classical

Duration: 6:04


Title: Nocturne In D Minor Op.19 No.4

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Nina Kotova (Cello), Moscow Chamber Orchestra

Album: Nina Kotova (Recordno: 462 612-2) / Philips / 462 612-2

Duration: 4:41


Title: Indigo Sky

Composer: Shannon/murray

Performer(s): Sharon Shannon And The Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Flying Circus / Celtic Airs / CACD2415

Duration: 2:11


Title: Top Dog Gaffo

Composer: Shannon/Murray

Performer(s): Sharon Shannon, Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Oscar the Hypno-Dog (And Other Tails) / Celtic Airs / CACD2415

Duration: 1:55


Title: I Loves You, Porgy

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Keith Jarrett (Piano)

Album: The Melody at Night with You / ECM / ECM 314547949-2

Duration: 5:43


Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In C Major (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Sonig Tchakerian (Violin), Orchestra Di Padova E Del Veneto

Album: Haydn: Complete Violin Concertos / Arts / 47611-2

Duration: 5:59


Title: Des Mullers Blumen

Composer: Franz Schubert

Performer(s): James Gilchrist (Tenor), Anna Tilbrook (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin - James Gilchrist / Anna Tilbrook / Orchid Classics / ORC100006

Duration: 2:58


Title: Das Wandern

Composer: Franz Schubert

Performer(s): James Gilchrist (Tenor), Anna Tilbrook (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin - James Gilchrist / Anna Tilbrook / Orchid Classics / ORC100006

Duration: 2:31


Title: Gloria In D, Rv 589 (1st Movement) Gloria In Excelsis Deo

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir

Album: Vivaldi: Gloria, Handel: Dixit Dominus / Decca / 545712-2

Duration: 2:17


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In G Minor, Op.22 (3rd Movement) Presto

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Vadym Kholodenko (Piano), The Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Album: Grieg Saint-Saens Piano Concertos / Harmonia mundi / HMU 907629

Duration: 6:41


Title: Overture Orphee Aux Enfers

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Offenbach Can Can / Decca / 4785408

Duration: 9:21


Title: Meditation From Thais

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Nigel Kennedy (Violin)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 425849-2) / Decca / 425849-2

Duration: 5:41


Title: Regina Coeli (3rd Movement) Ora Pro Nobis

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Carolyn Sampson (Soprano), King's Consort, Choir Of The King's Consort

Album: Mozart: Exultate Jubilate / Hyperion / CDA67560

Duration: 5:38



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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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