Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 31 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: El Relicario

Composer: Padilla, Jose

Performer(s): New London Orchestra

Album: Eurpean Light Music Classics - New London Orchestra. Ronald Corp. / Hyperion/Helios / CDH55477

Duration: 3:04


Title: Prologue And Main Titles

Composer: Bock, Jerry/Harnick, Sheldon

Performer(s): Chaim Topol

Album: Fiddler on the Roof OST / United Artists / UAS 10900

Duration: 11:20


Title: Salut D'Amour

Composer: Elgar, Edward

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

Album: Widmung / Warner Classics / 2564 65958-9

Duration: 3:03


Title: Mary's Little Boy Chile

Composer: Jester Hairston

Performer(s): Kathleen Battle (Soprano); Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo-Soprano); Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), The Orchestra Of St. Lukes, The American Boychoir

Album: A Carnegie Hall Christmas Concert / Sony Classical / SK 48235

Duration: 4:15


Title: Pirates Of Penzance: Overture

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra

Album: Gilbert And Sullivan: The Pirates Of Penzance / Ter / Cdter21177

Duration: 7:08


Title: Auld Lang Syne

Composer: Burns, Robert

Performer(s): Eddi Reader, Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Eddi Reader sings the songs of Robert Burns / Rough Trade / RTRADECD097

Duration: 4:36


Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra (1st Movement) Moderato - Piu Vivo - Allegro - Alla Marcia - Moderato

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Yuja Wang (Piano), Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Album: Rachmaninov Paganini Rhapsody Piano Concerto No.2 / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779308

Duration: 10:26


Title: Cead Mile Failte

Composer: Trad. Arr. Tate

Performer(s): Dublin Concert Band

Album: Dublin Concert Band - In the Key of DCB / Dublin Concert Band / DCB 1

Duration: 4:02


Title: But Not For Me

Composer: George And Ira Gershwin

Performer(s): Jessye Norman (Soprano), John Williams (Piano)

Album: Lucky To Be Me - Jessye Norman / Philips / 422401-2

Duration: 4:10


Title: I Will Wait For You

Complete Work Name: The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg

Composer: Legrand, Michel

Performer(s): Jessye Norman (Soprano), John Williams (Piano)

Album: Lucky to be Me: Jessye Norman / Philips / 422401-2

Duration: 4:00


Title: Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Nelson Freire (Piano)

Album: Bach Piano Works - Nelson Freire / Decca / 4788449

Duration: 3:40


Title: Les Gentils Airs - (1st Movement) Les Sauvages

Composer: Anon

Performer(s): Peter Whelan (Bassoon), Ensemble Marsyas

Album: The Proud Bassoon - Peter Whelan & Ensemble Marsyas / Linn Records / Linn CKD 435

Duration: 2:08


Title: Chopiniana (1st Movement) Polonaise

Composer: Glazunov, Alexander

Performer(s): Moscow Symphony Orchestra

Album: Glazunov Orchestral Works Vol.17 / Naxos

Duration: 5:01


Title: Humoreske In B Flat Major Op.20 (2nd Movement) Hastig - Nach Und Nach Immer Lebhafter Und Starker - Adagio

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Buratto, Luca (Piano)

Album: Schumann Davidsbundlertanze. Humoreske. Blumenstuck. Luca Buratto piano / Hyperion Records Ltd. London / CDA68186

Duration: 4:20


Title: Tarantella (La Napolitaine)

Composer: Bohme, Oskar

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

Album: Widmung / Warner Classics / 2564 65958-9

Duration: 3:33


Title: Love's Old Sweet Song

Composer: Molloy

Performer(s): Daire Halpin (Soprano), Padhraic O'Cuinneagain (Piano)

Album: Joyce Songs (Recordno: CD101) / RTÉ lyric fm / CD101

Duration: 4:04


Title: Romance Del Diablo

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): James Crabb (Accordion), Benjamin Martin (Piano), Australian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Piazzolla: Song of the Angel / Chandos / CHAN10163

Duration: 7:33


Title: Finnegan's Wake

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): National Youth Orchestra Of Ireland

Album: NYOI Live In New Haven / Nyoi / Nonumber

Duration: 3:23



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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