Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 3 February 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 Annemarie Ni Churreain

Poetry File with Annemarie Ni Churreain

Donegal poet Annemarie Ní Churreáin reads Laundry

Music Played on the Show


Title: Mas Que Nada

Composer: Ben, Jorge

Performer(s): 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic

Album: South American Getaway (Recordno: 5569812) / EMI / 5569812

Duration: 3:06


Title: It Might As Well Be Spring

Composer: Rodgers/Hammerstein

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), English Northern Philharmonia

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 449163-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 449163-2

Duration: 4:07


Title: Spring Wind

Composer: Yuxian, Deng

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano)

Album: Best of Lang Lang / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779014

Duration: 1:59


Title: Spring (4th Movement) - Rebirth

Composer: Goodall, Howard

Performer(s): Bozidar Vukotic (Cello), The Tippett Quartet, Marianna Szymanowska (Harp)

Album: The Seasons - Howard Goodall / Emi Classics / 50999 6 88626 2 6

Duration: 5:00


Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (1st Movement) Allegro - Andante

Composer: Granados, Enrique

Performer(s): Norbert Kraft (Guitar), Razumovsky Sinfonia

Album: Twelve Spanish Dances / Naxos / 8.553037

Duration: 3:05


Title: O Mimi, Tu Piu Non Torni (Act Iii)

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Boaz Daniel (Baritone), Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks

Album: Puccini: La Boheme / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894776600

Duration: 2:52


Title: Papillon, Op. 77

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello), Cecile Licad (Piano)

Album: Fauré; Cello Sonatas / Hyperion / CDA67872

Duration: 2:40


Title: Fruhlingsstimmen (Voices Of Spring)

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Popular Waltzes / Decca / 478 4229

Duration: 6:10


Title: Mir Ist So Wunderbar

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Juliane Banse (Soprano), Angela Denoke (Soprano), Laszlo Polgar (Bass), Rainer Trost(Tenor), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Fidelio (Record No: 724355755520) / EMI / 724355755520

Duration: 3:34


Title: Cello Concerto In B Minor: (Iii) Finale, Allegro Moderato

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Prague Philharmonic

Album: Johannes Moser: Dvorak & Lalo Cello Concertos / Pentatone / PTC 5186 488

Duration: 12:37


Title: Kalinka

Composer: Folk

Performer(s): Dimitri Hvorostovsky (Bass), Osipov Russian Folk Orchestra, Saint Petersburg Chamber Choir

Album: Dimitri Hvorostovsky Portrait / Phillips / 4757643

Duration: 4:02


Title: Eternal Memory For Solo Cello And Strings - With Great Peace And Serenity

Composer: Tavener, John

Performer(s): Steven Isserlis (Cello), Moscow Virtuosi

Album: John Tavener: Svyati - Steven Isserlis / BMG / 09026 68761 2

Duration: 4:22


Title: Pleading

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Alice Coote (Mezzo Soprano), Graham Johnson (Piano)

Album: The Power of Love: An English Songbook / Hyperion / CDA67888

Duration: 3:10


Title: Liebestraume No.3 In A Flat

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano)

Album: Love Moods / DG / 474 802-2

Duration: 4:35


Title: The Flowers That Bloom In The Spring (Mikado)

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Richard Suart (Tenor) Janice Watson (Soprano), Welsh National Opera Orchestraand Chorus

Album: The Mikado (Recordno: Cd-80284) / Telarc / Cd-80284

Duration: 1:36


Title: Barcarolle From The Tales Of Hoffmann

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano): Elina Garanca (Mezzo-Soprano), Prague Philharmonia, Prague Philharmonic Choir

Album: Anna Netrebko - Souvenirs / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894777639

Duration: 3:45


Title: Introduction And Variations On 'Dal Tuo Stellato Soglio' From Rossini's Mosé In Egitto

Composer: Paganini, Nicolo

Performer(s): Paul Tortelier (Cello), Shuku Iwasaki

Album: Encores / EMI / 7 69456 2

Duration: 7:58


Title: Guitar Quintet In E Minor (3rd Movement) Menuetto

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), The Cremona String Quartet

Album: Julian Bream and Friends - George Malcolm, Melos Ensemble, Cremona Quartet / BMG / 09026 61599 2

Duration: 4:23


Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (4th Movement) Rondo

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Antony Pay (Clarinet), Nash Ensemble

Album: Weber: Clarinet Quintet / Crd / Crd3398

Duration: 6:44


Title: Song Without Words In D Op.109

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Lynn Harrell (Cello), Bruno Canino (Piano)

Album: Mendelssohn: Cello Sonatas / Decca / 430198-2

Duration: 4:11


Title: Le Spectre De La Rose

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Graham Johnson (Piano)

Album: L'Heure Exquise: A French Songbook / Hyperion / CDA67962

Duration: 6:11


Title: King Cotton

Composer: Sousa, John Philip

Performer(s): Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

Album: The World of Sousa Marches / Decca / 4433922

Duration: 2:36


Title: Piano Concerto No.12 (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Radu Lupu (Piano), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mozart Piano Concertos Nos 21 and 12 / Decca / 4782925

Duration: 8:06


Title: Cello Concerto No.1 In C Hob.Viib:1 (1st Movement) Moderato

Composer: Haydn, Joseph

Performer(s): Jacqueline Du Pre (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Sound of Jacqueline du Pre / EMI / 50999 0 91975 2 7

Duration: 9:31


Title: Trumpet Concerto In D Major - 1. Allegro

Composer: Stolzel, Gottfried Heinrich

Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Trumpet Shall Sound Maurice Andre / Deutsche Grammophon / 474331-2

Duration: 3:13



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Peter Curtin


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