Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 11 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.

Poetry File with Mary O'Malley

Poetry File with Mary O'Malley

Connemara born poet Mary O'Malley reads At Cre na Cille

Music Played on the Show


Title: Manorhamilton The 8th Of May/ The Banks Of The Erne

Composer: Liddy, Joe/ Trad

Performer(s): Fiana Ni Chonaill (Harp)

Album: Fiana Ni Chonaill: Dathanna an Cheoil / www.fianaharpmusic.com / FNCH001

Duration: 2:31


Title: Roses Of Picardy

Composer: Weatherly/Wood

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Armen Guzeliman (Piano)

Album: An Old Song Re-Sung / Emi / 7540512

Duration: 4:23


Title: Etudes Tableaux: Op.39, No.4

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Kevin Jansson (Piano)

Album: Kevin Jansson: Ravel, Escaich, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Ligeti / Claves

Duration: 3:46


Title: The Whistler And His Dog

Composer: Pryor, Arthur

Performer(s): Betsy Hill (Piccolo), Vince Dimartino/John Hagstrom (Cornets), The New Columbian Brass Band

Album: The Teddy Bears Picnic - A Musical Menagerie from America's Golden Age / Dorian Recordings / DOR93201

Duration: 2:41


Title: The Coast Of Galicia

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)

Album: Just Harp / LK001

Duration: 3:53


Title: Riverdance

Composer: Whelan

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Phil Coulter, Ivan Gilliland, Geraint Roberts, Dave Bryant, Brendan Monaghan, David Cook, Frank Gallagher,, The Tranquility Strings

Album: The Very Best of James Galway - Disk 2 / RCA Victor / 0902663991 2

Duration: 3:51


Title: Piano Concerto No.9 In E Flat Major Rondo: Presto (3rd Movement)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Mitsuko Uchida, Cleveland Orchestra

Album: Mozart Piano Concertos - No.9 & No.21 Mitsuko Uchida / Decca / 478 3539

Duration: 10:18


Title: On The Road To Mandalay

Composer: Oley Speaks/Rudyard Kipling

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Armen Guzeliman (Piano)

Album: An Old Song Re-Sung - American Concert Songs / EMI / 7540512

Duration: 3:41


Title: Symphony No. 1 In D Minor, Op. 13 (1st Movement) Grave - Allegro Ma Non Troppo - Allegro Vivace

Composer: Rachmaninoff, Sergei

Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestra Of Ireland

Album: Rachmaninov - The Complete Symphonies and Piano Concertos / Naxos / 8.505177

Duration: 15:16


Title: Concerto For Oboe And Orchestra In C Major (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Randall Wolfgang (Oboe), Nancy Allen (Harp), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mozart - Horn Concerto No.2&3-Oboe Concerto-Bassoon Concerto - Orpheus Chamber Orchestra / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 3084

Duration: 5:49


Title: Crazy For You Overture

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Crazy For You Broadway Cast Recording / Angel / Cdc7546182

Duration: 3:42


Title: Queen Of The West/ Eleanor Plunket

Composer: Trad/Ryan

Performer(s): Kathleen Loughnane (Harp)

Album: Harping On / Reiskmore Music

Duration: 3:42


Title: Suite No. 1 In G Major Bwv 1007 (6th Movement) Gigue

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)

Album: Bach: Six Suites for Unaccompanied Cello - Yo-Yo Ma - Disk 1 / Sony Classical / SM2K89754

Duration: 1:49


Title: Waltz No. 2 - Arr. For Wind Band

Composer: Shostakovich

Performer(s): The Arhem Symphonic Winds

Album: The Arhem Symphonic Winds / Amstel Classics / CD 9501

Duration: 3:40


Title: Sinfonia Concertante K.364 (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Bruno Giuranna (Viola), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields

Album: Mozart: Violin Concerto/Sinfonia Concertante / EMI Classics / CDC 7 54302 2

Duration: 11:36


Title: Danza Brasilera

Composer: Morel, Jorge

Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic

Album: Milos Karadaglic - Latino / Deutshce Grammophon / 4790514

Duration: 3:12


Title: Cinco Canciones Clasicas Espanolas: (I) Al Amor

Composer: Obradors, Fernando J.

Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Roger Vignoles (Piano)

Album: Kiri in Recital / DECCA / 425 820-2

Duration: 1:07


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor Op.23 (3rd Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Album: Best of Lang Lang / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779014

Duration: 7:13


Title: Di Provenza Il Mar

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone), Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 426740-2) / Philips / 426740-2

Duration: 4:35


Title: Caprice No.24

Composer: Paganini, Niccolo

Performer(s): Sergei Nakariakov (Trumpet), Maria Meerovitch (Piano)

Album: Widmung / Warner Classics / 2564 65958-9

Duration: 5:07


Title: Requiem In D Minor: Benedictus

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Yvonne Kenny (Soprano), Alfreda Hodgson (Mezzo), Arthur Davies (Tenor), Gwynne Howell (Bass), Northern Sinfonia, Northern Sinfonia Chorus, London Symphony Chorus

Album: Mozart: Requiem (Recordno: 0777 7596482 0) / Virgo / 0777 7596482 0

Duration: 4:57


Title: Concert Paraphrase On The Quartet From Giuseppe Verdi's Rigoletto

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano)

Album: Liszt: Liebestraume - Consolations - Daniel Barenboim / Deutsche Grammophon / 435591-2

Duration: 7:25



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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