Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 13 January 2018

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 Jessica Traynor

Poetry File with Jessica Traynor

Dublin poet Jessica Traynor reads 'Perseids'

Music Played on the Show


Title: Galop

Composer: Kabalevsky, Dimitri

Performer(s): Moscow Symphony Orchestra

Album: Kabalevsky / Naxos / 8.553411

Duration: 1:22


Title: One In A Million

Composer: Wood/ Lupton

Performer(s): Alyth Mccormack (Vocals), Triona Marshall (Harp)

Album: Red & Gold / Ane Records / CD102

Duration: 8:45


Title: Wachet Auf (Sleepers Awake)

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: SK60681) / Sony / SK60681

Duration: 3:47


Title: Bagatelle No. 6 In D (Allegretto Quasi Andante)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Steven Osborne (Piano)

Album: Beethoven Bagatelles / Hyperion / CDA67879

Duration: 2:35


Title: Cancion Platedada (11th Movement)

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Karl Jenkins (Solo Piano), La Orquesta De Colores, The Adiemus Singers

Album: Karl Jenkins : Adiemus Colores / Deutsche Grammophon / 4791067

Duration: 2:40


Title: Dem Endlichen

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Lieder/Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau / EMI Classics / 50999 9 55969 2 1

Duration: 4:39


Title: Escapade Mazurka

Composer: Auvray, Georges

Performer(s): Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Les Succes De La Danse - French Ballroom Favourites / Marco Polo / 8.223801

Duration: 4:03


Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra

Composer: Tarrega, Francisco

Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic (Guitar)

Album: Milos: The Guitar / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779693

Duration: 3:46


Title: The Tale Of The Oyster

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Dame Felicity Lott (Soprano), Graham Johnson (Piano)

Album: Summertime - Dame Felicity Lott And Graham Johnson / Black Box / Bbm3007

Duration: 3:13


Title: Estrellita (Mexican Serenade)

Composer: Ponce, Manuel

Performer(s): Leila Josefowicz (Violin), John Novacek (Piano)

Album: Americana - Leila Josefowicz / Philips / 462 948-2

Duration: 3:26


Title: Harp Concerto - Andante Allegro

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): The Locrian Ensemble Of London

Album: Classics by candlelight / BRACKEN MUSIC / BRACK011

Duration: 4:38


Title: Luggelaw (Air)

Composer: Trad/Arr Paddy Moloney

Performer(s): Veronica Mcswiney (Piano) Paddy Moloney (Pipes), The Chieftains

Album: The Wild Dog Rose - John Montague and Paddy Moloney / Claddagh Records / CCT27CD

Duration: 4:02


Title: Missa Solemnis: Praeludium- Benedictus (Sanctus Part Ii)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Concentus Musicus Wien, Johannes Chum (Tenor), Ruben Drole (Bass)

Album: Beethoven Missa Solemnis: Harnoncourt / Sony Classical / 8895313592

Duration: 13:07


Title: Questa O Quella

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Joseph Calleja (Tenor), Verdi Symphony Orchestra Of Milan

Album: Tenor Arias / Decca / 475250-2

Duration: 1:44


Title: Concerto For Two Cellos In G Minor, Rv531 (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Monica Hugget (Director And Violin), Irish Baroque Orchestra

Album: Concerti Bizarri - Irish Baroque Orchestra - Monica Huggett / Linn / LINN

Duration: 3:23


Title: Gnossiennes (6th Movement)

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: The Calm: Inspired Twentieth Century Classics / Black Box / Cdcfp9011

Duration: 1:40


Title: Alla Marcia

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: National Concert Hall, March 2014

Duration: 4:47


Title: Lux Aeterna

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): The Mornington Singers

Album: Solas / The Mornington Singers

Duration: 3:10


Title: Gold And Silver Waltz

Composer: Lehar, Franz

Performer(s): Staatskapelle Dresden

Album: New Year's Eve Concert Highlights from Lehar's Die Lustige Witwe / Deutsche Grammophon / 44779540

Duration: 6:44


Title: Una Voce Poco Fa

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Jennifer Larmore (Mezzo-Soprano), Lausanne Chamber Orchestra

Album: Jennifer Larmore (Record No: 0630-15549-2) / Teldec / 0630-15549-2

Duration: 5:38


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: Blackbird

Composer: Lennon/McCartney

Performer(s): Les Boreades

Album: Beatles Baroque / Atma Classique / 22218

Duration: 2:18


Title: Piano Sonata No.8 In A Minor (2nd Movement) - Andante Cantabile Con Espressione

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Helene Grimaud (Piano)

Album: Resonances - Helene Grimaud / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778766

Duration: 10:21


Title: Overture To A Midsummer Night's Dream

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream - Gardiner - LSO Live / LSO 2016 / LSO0795

Duration: 12:13


Title: Horn Concerto No.3 Romance

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Dennis Brain (Horn), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Classical Chill Out 100 Hits / Demon / DMG100059

Duration: 4:56


Title: Au Fond Du Temple Saint

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Album: Levine's 25th Anniversary / Deutsche Grammophon / 449177-2

Duration: 6:12


Title: Symphony No. 1 In C Minor Op. 68 - Movement Iii - Un Poco Allegretto E Grazioso

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Brahms: Symphony No. 1, Overtures / Naxos / 8.557428

Duration: 4:51


Title: Piano Concerto No.3 (3rd Movement) Rondo : Allegro

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Radu Lupu (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Beethoven Piano Concertos Nos 5 and 3 / Decca / 4782925

Duration: 8:47



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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