Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 7 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.

Poetry File with Martin Dyar

Poetry File with Martin Dyar

Sligo born poet Martin Dyar reads The Joy of Cards

Music Played on the Show


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: Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The World / La Musica Notturna Delle Strade Di Madrid - Los Manolos

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Album: Masters and Commanders: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel / Telarc / CD-80682

Duration: 3:32


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

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Dvorak: Symphony No 8 / Scherzo Capriccioso / Notturno - Previn / TELARC / CD80206

Duration: 6:08


Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet), King's Consort

Album: Haydn / Hummel (Recordno: Cda67266) / Hyperion / Cda67266

Duration: 6:15


Title: Inisheer

Composer: Moynihan, Fionnuala

Performer(s): Moynihan, Patrick (Accordion),

Album: The Ivory Lady / Fionnuala Moynihan / FMCD001

Duration: 3:58


Title: Humoresque No 4 In G Minor

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Cecilia Zilliakus (Violin), Vasteras Sinfonietta

Album: Cecilia Zilliakus, Vasteras Sinfonietta, Hannu Koivula (Recordno: IMCD 093) / Intim Musik / IMCD 093

Duration: 3:46


Title: The Pre-Goodman Rag From Clarinet Concerto No.2 (3rd Movement)

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet), Bbc Symphony Orchestra

Album: British Clarinet Concertos BBC SO Collins / Chandos / CHAN 10739

Duration: 2:07


Title: Somebody Loves Me

Composer: Gershwin, George/DeSylva, B.G./MacDonald, Ballard

Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal), Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra

Album: Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson / Verve / 519 347 2

Duration: 2:37


Title: Vocalise Op 34 No 14

Composer: Rachmaninov

Performer(s): Stott, Kathryn

Album: Tine - Tine Thing Helseth / Kathryn Stott

Duration: 3:12


Title: Waltz No.2 (Jazz Suite No.2)

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Philadelphia Orchestra

Album: Haydn / Bocherini Cello Concertos: Gendron / Leppard / Virgin / 724384952426

Duration: 3:43


Title: Neue Pizzicato-Polka Op.449

Composer: Strauss, Josef

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Ultimate Strauss Album / Decca / 458367-2

Duration: 3:37


Title: Concerto In D Major Rv 124 Allegro - Grave - Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Fabio Biondi (Violin), Concerto Italiano

Album: Vivaldi Concerti for Strings / Brilliant Classics / 93315

Duration: 6:43


Title: Laudate Dominum

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 412873-2) / Philips / 412873-2

Duration: 5:10


Title: Pavane Of The Sleeping Beauty

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

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

Duration: 1:36


Title: Czardas

Composer: Monti, Vittorio

Performer(s): Evelyn Glennie (Percussion), National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Evelyn Glennie: Greatest Hits / RCA Victor / 74321476292

Duration: 5:11


Title: Partita No 3 In E Major - Gavotte En Rondeau

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin)

Album: Bach Sonata and Partitas for solo violin / Hyperion / CDA67691/2

Duration: 2:59


Title: Symphony No.9 'New World' (2nd Movement) Largo (Excerpt)

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): The United States Air Force Band

Album: America The Brave / XUN / XUN002

Duration: 3:05


Title: Prelude From The Gadfly

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor (arr. John Lenehan)

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber, Jiaxin Lloyd Webber (Cello)

Album: A Tale of Two Cellos: arrangements by Julian Lloyd Webber / Naxos / 8.573251

Duration: 3:23


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

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Members Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: 25 TV Commercial Classics / ASV / Cdqs6137

Duration: 2:25


Title: With A Little Bit Of Luck

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Stanley Holloway (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: My Fair Lady - OST / Sony / 66711

Duration: 3:51


Title: Symphony No.7 In A (4th Movement) Allegro Con Brio

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Saito Kinen Orchestra

Album: Beethoven: Symphony No.7 - Schubert Unfinished / Philips / 442424-2

Duration: 9:09


Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (4th Movement) Rondo

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Antony Pay (Clarinet), Nash Ensemble

Album: Weber: Clarinet Quintet / Crd / Crd3398

Duration: 6:44


Title: Keyboard Sonata K260

Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico

Performer(s): Enrico Pieranunzi (Piano)

Album: Enrico Pieranunzi plays Domenico Scarlatti / CAM / PRM7812-2

Duration: 4:03


Title: Aurora

Composer: Oldfield, Mike

Performer(s): Mike Oldfield (Guitar), Sinfonia Sfera Orchestra, Mary Carewe, Jacqueline Barron, Nicole Tibebels, Mae Mckenna, Heather Cairncross & Sarah Eyden

Album: The Classical Album 2009 - Disk 1 / UCJ / 4801711

Duration: 3:43


Title: Spring Song In A Major

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Catrin Finch (Harp)

Album: Catrin Finch lullabies / Deutsche Grammophon / 4791482

Duration: 3:11



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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