Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 5 November 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: Carmen Suite No. 1 (6th Movement) Les Toreadors

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Bastille

Album: Bizet: Carmen Suite, L'Arlesienne Suite / Duetsche Grammophon / 4317782

Duration: 2:04


Title: Mozart Rondo Alla Turca

Composer: Mozart

Performer(s): James Galway

Album: Music For My Little Friends / Rca Victor / 09026637252

Duration: 3:42


Title: Adagio For Glass Armonica In C Major, Kv 617a

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Wiener Glasharmonika Duo

Album: Glass & Stones: A concert with Glass Armonica & Verrophone / K&K Verlagsanstalt / B000RGSVY4

Duration: 3:55


Title: Nocturne In A Flat, Op.32 No.2

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Martin Roscoe (Piano), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Chopin Piano Sonata No.2; Various Piano Works / BBC Music / BBCM315

Duration: 6:40


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: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor (1st Movement) Vivace

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Nigel Kennedy (Violin), Daniel Stabrawa (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Classical Album 2001 / EMI Records / 724354546921

Duration: 3:18


Title: 1. Waltz

Composer: Gounod/Arr. William Winterbottom

Performer(s): Eastman Wind Ensemble

Album: Eastman Wind Ensemble - Frederick Fennell / Mercury / 434 322-2

Duration: 2:25


Title: Girl

Composer: Lennon, John; McCartney, Paul

Performer(s): The King's Singers

Album: The Beatles Connection / EMI / CDC 7 49556 2

Duration: 3:25


Title: Piano Concerto No.25 (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Murray Perahia (Piano), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mozart: Piano Concerto5 And 25 Perahia / CBS / Mk37267

Duration: 7:30


Title: Piano Concerto No.25 (3rd Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Murray Perahia (Piano), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mozart: Piano Concerto5 And 25 Perahia / CBS / Mk37267

Duration: 8:55


Title: Por Una Cabeza

Composer: Gardel, Carlos

Performer(s): Andrea Bocelli, David Foster (Piano); Chuck Berghofer (Acoustic Bass);Ramon Stagnaro (Guitar);Eddie Hession (Accordian)

Album: Cinema / Universal / 4789394

Duration: 3:21


Title: A Boy Like That-I Have A Love

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Carel Kraayenhof (Bandoneon), Sexteto Canyengue

Album: Street Tango (Recordno: 038367-2) / Decca / 038367-2

Duration: 5:02


Title: Widmung

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Louis Lortie (Piano)

Album: To The Distant Beloved - Beethoven / Liszt / Schumann / Chandos Records Ltd / CHAN9793

Duration: 3:42


Title: String Quartet In D (3rd Movement) Nocturne

Composer: Borodin, Alexander

Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: The Academy - By Request / EMI / Cdc-7470272

Duration: 7:41


Title: Jota Aragonesa Op 27

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Julia Fischer, Milana Chernyaska

Album: Julia Fischer - Sarasate / Decca / 478 5950

Duration: 4:47


Title: Doin' What Comes Natur'lly

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Kim Criswell (Alto), Thomas Hampson (Baritone), David Healy (Vocal), David Garrison (Vocal), London Sinfonietta

Album: Irving Berlin's Annie Get Your Gun (Recordno: Cdc7542062) / EMI Records / Cdc7542062

Duration: 3:32


Title: My Defenses Are Down (From Annie Get Your Gun)

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Sinfonietta, Ambrosian Opera Chorus

Album: Annie Get Your Gun (Recordno: 54206) / EMI / 54206

Duration: 3:44


Title: Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus

Album: Verdi Choruses: Solti / Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Chorus / Decca / 430226-2

Duration: 4:35


Title: Rondo For Violin And Orchestra In C Minor

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Il Giardino Armonico

Album: Mozart: Violin Concertos - Isabelle Faust / Harmonia Mundi / HMC 902230.31

Duration: 5:36



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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