Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 6 May 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.

Music Played on the Show


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: Crisantemi

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Recorded at the Philharmonie, Luxembourg (Broadcast 020517) / SM/17/02/12/03

Duration: 7:07


Title: 3. Die Rose, Die Lilie, Die Taube, Die Sonne

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor), Hubert Giesen (Piano)

Album: Schumann Gold (Recordno: 4778817) / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778817

Duration: 0:38


Title: Fantasiestucke: (Ii) Aufschwung

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Fiachra Garvey (Piano)

Album: Fiachra Garvey: For the Piano (CD137) / RTE lyric fm / CD137

Duration: 3:03


Title: Roses From The South

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Johann Strauss Orchestra

Album: Johann Strauss II Waltzes: Willi Boskovsky / EMI / Cd-Emx2162

Duration: 7:52


Title: Overture

Composer: Sullivan, Arthur/Gilbert

Performer(s): The Pro Arte Orchestra

Album: The Gondoliers / EMI / 7 47775 8

Duration: 6:17


Title: One Day When We Were Young

Composer: Johann Strauss II / Dmitri Tiomkin / Oscar Hammerstein

Performer(s): Patricia Hammond

Album: Down Memory Lane / Sony Music / 88697658172

Duration: 4:33


Title: Piano Quintet No.1 In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegretto Moderato

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): Jean Hubeau (Piano), Quatour Via Nova

Album: Faure: Piano Quintets 1 & 2 / Apex / 2564 69986-3

Duration: 7:16


Title: Down By The Sally Gardens

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), Julius Drake (Piano)

Album: The English Songbook (Recordno: 724355683021) / Emi Classics / 724355683021

Duration: 2:33


Title: Roses Of Picardy

Composer: Wood, Charles

Performer(s): Dermot Troy (Tenor), Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Dermot Troy Remembered (Recordno: Cd114) / RTÉ lyric fm / Cd114

Duration: 4:05


Title: Oriental Festival March

Composer: Nielsen, Carl

Performer(s): Odense Symphony Orchestra

Album: Classic FM Morning March / Classic FM Records / CFMCD9

Duration: 3:29


Title: Five Flower Songs: Iv- The Evening Primrose

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): The Sixteen

Album: Britten: A Boy Was Born, etc. / Collins Classics / 12862

Duration: 2:50


Title: Mass In E Flat Major - Credo (3rd Movement) - Et Incarnatus Est

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Susan Gritton (Soprano), Mark Padmore (Tenor), James Gilchrist (Tenor), Collegium Musicum 90

Album: Within a Dream - A Celebration of the Artistry of Richard Hickox / Chandos / CHAN 10568

Duration: 6:44


Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G (3rd Movement) Presto

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Irish Baroque Orchestra

Album: Irish Baroque Orchestra Plays Bach (Recordno: CD110) / RTE Lyric FM / CD110

Duration: 4:23


Title: Piano Concerto No.23 In A Major K488 (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano), Thomas Bowes (Leader), London Mozart Players

Album: Mozart Piano Concertos Vol 1 : Shelley/London Mozart Players / Chandos / CHAN8992

Duration: 6:29


Title: Bartered Bride: Overture

Composer: Smetana, Bedrich

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Smetana: Bartered Bride / From My Life / Chandos / Chan8412

Duration: 6:31



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric


Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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