Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 9 December 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: A Christmas Festival

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

Performer(s): London Pops Orchestra

Album: Frederick Fennell conducts the music of Leroy Anderson and Eric Coates / Mercury / 434 376-2

Duration: 7:08


Title: Polacca

Composer: Mercadante, Saverio

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), I Solisti Veneti

Album: Dances for Flute - James Galway / BMG / 09026609172

Duration: 5:12


Title: Impromptu No.1 In A Flat Op.29

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)

Album: Chopin - Volume 1 (Recordno: 452 307-2) / Decca / 452 307-2

Duration: 3:49


Title: Hungarian Rondo

Composer: Kreisler, Fritz arr. Luc Vertommen

Performer(s): Les Neish (Tuba), Martyn Parkes (Piano)

Album: Affinity / Beo Records / BEOCD005

Duration: 3:07


Title: The Secret Of Christmas

Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald ( Vocal)

Album: Have Yourself a Jazzy Little Christmas / Verve / 840 501-2

Duration: 2:47


Title: Bolero Op95 No.12

Composer: Hans Sitt

Performer(s): David Fruhwirth (Violin), Henru Sigfridsson (Piano)

Album: Short Stories / Ozella / OZ 059 CD

Duration: 3:32


Title: Tit Willow, Tit Willow, Tit Willow (Mikado)

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Richard Suart (Tenor), Welsh National Opera Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cd-80284) / Telarc Digital / Cd-80284

Duration: 2:30


Title: Skater's Waltz

Composer: Waldteufel, Emile

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Christmas Choice with the RTE Concert Orchestra / RTE lyric fm

Duration: 6:30


Title: Cantique De Noel (O Holy Night)

Composer: Adam, Adolphe

Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna

Album: Santo - Sacred songs by Juan Diego Florez / Decca Records / 4782254

Duration: 4:34


Title: Horn Concertino In E Minor Op.45 (2nd Movement) Andante Con Moto

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Alec Frank-Gemmill (Horn), Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Weber Wind Concertos / Linn / CKD 409

Duration: 8:55


Title: Bethlehem Down

Composer: Warlock, Peter

Performer(s): Chanticleer

Album: A Chanticleer Christmas / Chanticleer Records / Chanticleer Records 2093

Duration: 3:41


Title: The Little Negro

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Martin Jones (Piano)

Album: Complete Piano Music of Debussy / Nimbus Records / Ni5160

Duration: 1:58


Title: Cello Sonata (4th Movement) Rondo

Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Performer(s): Quirine Viersen (Cello), Silke Avenhaus (Piano)

Album: Quirine Viersen - Brahms / Hummel / Chopin / Etcetera / Ktc1243

Duration: 6:09


Title: Gaudete

Composer: Trad/kemp/prior/johnson/hart/knight

Performer(s): Steeleye Span

Album: The Best of Steeleye Span / Virgin / VTDCD648

Duration: 2:21


Title: Scottish Fantasy (4th Movement) Finale, Allegro Guerriero

Composer: Bruch, Max

Performer(s): Anne Akiko Meyers (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Lalo: Symphony Espagnole / RCA / Rd60942

Duration: 6:51


Title: Shenandoah

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Nathan Gunn (Baritone), Kevin Murphy (Piano)

Album: American Anthem (Recordno: 5731602) / Emi / 5731602

Duration: 3:01


Title: I'Ll Follow The Sun

Composer: Lennon, John; McCartney, Paul

Performer(s): The King's Singers

Album: Beatles' Collection / EMI / CDC 7 49556 2

Duration: 2:18


Title: Knightsbridge March

Composer: Coates, Eric

Performer(s): Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

Album: Les Disques SRC Collection / CBC Records / SMCDM99

Duration: 4:36


Title: Piano Concerto No.5 'Emperor' (2nd Movement) Adagio Un Poco Moto

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Die 5 Klavierkonzerte / Deutsche Grammophon / 439 770-2

Duration: 7:47


Title: Limelight (Eternally) - The Terry Theme

Composer: Chaplin, Charlie

Performer(s): Christian Lindberg (Trombone), Per Lundberg (Piano)

Album: Songs for Sunset - Christian Lindberg, Per Lundberg / BIS / BIS-CD-808

Duration: 3:28


Title: Sevilla

Composer: Albeniz, Isaac

Performer(s): Brian Farrell (Guitar)

Album: Brian Farrell - Sevilla / Tutti productions / Tutti Productions 06

Duration: 5:04


Title: Der Musensohn

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Gerard Souzay (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Lieder (Recordno: 422418-2) / Philips / 422418-2

Duration: 1:58


Title: Auf Der Bruck D853

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Gerard Souzay (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)

Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 422418-2) / Philips / 422418-2

Duration: 3:31


Title: Liebestraume No.3 In A Flat

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): John Ogdon (Piano)

Album: These You Have Loved / EMI / Cdcfp4277

Duration: 4:32


Title: Coronation Mass, K317 - Agnus Dei

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Joan Rodgers (Soprano), Elisabeth Von Magnus (Mezzo), Josef Protschka (Tenor), Laszlo Polgar (Bass), Arnold Schoenberg Choir / Choralschola Der Wiener Hofburgkapelle

Album: Mozart: Sacred Arias - Miserere / Apex Records / 2564 67538-7

Duration: 6:39


Title: Fata Morgana Konzert-Gavotte

Composer: Lehar, Franz

Performer(s): Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Franz Lehar - Suites and Dances (Recordno: 9997612) / DeutschlandRadio / 9997612

Duration: 5:35


Title: Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day

Composer: Park, Owain

Performer(s): The Choir Of Trinity College Cambridge

Album: Yulefest! The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge / Hyperion / CDA68087

Duration: 3:32



Contact the Show

Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric

Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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