Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 26 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: Cello Concerto In G (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Maurice Gendron (Cello), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Cello Concertos / Philips / 422481-2

Duration: 6:07


Title: In Braccio A Mile Furie

Composer: Porpora, Nicola

Performer(s): Il Pomo D'Oro

Album: Ann Hallenberg: Carnevale / Pentatone / PIC 5186678

Duration: 3:04


Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (3rd Movement) Menuetto Trio

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): The English Concert

Album: Mozart Night Music / The English Concert / Andrew Manze / Harmonia Mundi USA / HMU907280

Duration: 2:08


Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (4th Movement) Rondo

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): The English Concert

Album: Mozart: Night Music - The English Concert / Andrew Manze / Harmonia Mundi USA / HMU907280

Duration: 5:18


Title: Waltz In F Minor Op.70 No.2

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Maria Joao Pires (Piano)

Album: Chopin Masterworks / Erato / 256468714-7

Duration: 2:44


Title: Finale (Final Hymn) From Firebird Ballet Suite

Composer: Stravinsky, Igor

Performer(s): New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Passport To Russia / Sony / Sfk47282

Duration: 3:30


Title: Miss Macdermot & Lady Gethin

Composer: Carolan, Turlough O

Performer(s): Anne-Marie O'Farrell (Harp), Cormac De Barra (Harp)

Album: Double Strung

Duration: 3:50


Title: Cunnla

Composer: Text; Trad/Music; McGlynn

Performer(s): Aisling Mcglynn (Voice), Padraig O Dubhain (Bodhrán), Anuna

Album: Illuminations / Danu 2014 / Danu 031

Duration: 1:34


Title: The Swan Of Tuonela

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Bjorn Bohlin (Cor Anglais), The National Orchestra Of Sweden (Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra)

Album: Aurora Music of the Northern Lights / Deutsche Grammophon / 471747-2

Duration: 7:34


Title: Chinese Dance

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Kirov Orchestra

Album: The Nutcracker / Philips / 462114-2

Duration: 1:07


Title: Dinner Waltz

Composer: Grunfeld, Alfred

Performer(s): Alfred Grunfeld (Piano)

Album: Welte-Mignon Piano Rolls / Piano rolls 1905-1927 recorded on a restored Steinway-Welte / Naxos / 8.110677

Duration: 3:05


Title: Piles Of Books

Composer: Muhly, Nico

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Reader O.S.T. / Lakeshore Records / LKS 340612

Duration: 2:13


Title: Oboe Concerto 3rd Movement - Vivace

Composer: Strauss , Richard

Performer(s): Gregor Zubicky (Oboe), Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Strauss Oboe Concerto / SIMAX / PSC 1064

Duration: 4:25


Title: Tribute To Benny Goodman

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Emma Johnson Voyage / Universal Classics & Jazz / 986618-0

Duration: 6:12


Title: Concerto No. 1 (Winter): (Ii) Largo

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Sebastian Surel (Violin), Jean-Marc Apap (Viola), Eric Levionnais (Celllo), Stephane Logerot (Double Bass)

Album: Richard Galliano: Vivaldi / Deutsche Grammophon / 481 035 0

Duration: 2:02


Title: Piano Etude 12

Composer: Glass, Philip

Performer(s): Maki Namekawa (Piano)

Album: Philip Glass: The Complete Piano Etudes / Orange Mountain Music / 0098

Duration: 5:59


Title: The Flight Of The Bumblebee

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), National Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: James Galway Celebrating 70 A Collection of Personal Favourites / Sony / 88697422012

Duration: 1:12



Contact the Show

Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric


Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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