Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 12 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.

Poetry File with Pat Boran

Poetry File with Pat Boran

This week .. Pat Boran reads Tears

Music Played on the Show


Title: There Is A Flower That Bloometh

Complete Work Name: Maritana

Composer: Wallace, William Vincent

Performer(s): Paul Charles Clarke (Tenor), Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Wallace: Maritana Not Available (Recordno: 8223406) / Marco Polo / 8223406

Duration: 3:26


Title: Soiree De Vienne (Concert Paraphrase)

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano)

Album: Aria: Opera without Words - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Recordno: 4757668) / Decca Music Company / 4757668

Duration: 5:46


Title: Profitez De La Vie

Composer: Boieldieu, Francois Adrien

Performer(s): Natalie Dessay (Soprano), Orchestre Nationale Du Capitole De Toulouse

Album: Airs d'Opéras Francais / Virgin Classics / 724354561023

Duration: 2:30


Title: Bess, You Is My Woman Now

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Encore: Julian Lloyd Webber / Philips / 416698

Duration: 4:57


Title: Entry Of The Gladiators

Composer: Fucik, Julius

Performer(s): Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Record No: 842337zk) / Teldec / 842337zk

Duration: 2:41


Title: Carmen Fantasy (On Themes From The Opera By Bizet)

Composer: Waxman, Franz

Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Maxim Vengerov Collection / Warner Classics and Jazz / 2564 69071-8

Duration: 10:02


Title: Dieu, Tu Semas Dans Nos Ames...

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), L'Orchestre De Paris, Choeur Du Theatre Du Chatelet

Album: Verdi: Don Carlos / EMI Classics / 7243 5 56152 2 0

Duration: 4:16


Title: Bartered Bride: Furiant

Composer: Smetana, Bedrich

Performer(s): Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Bohemian Rhapsody / Decca / Cdcfp9011

Duration: 2:18


Title: Scenes That Are Brightest

Composer: Wallace/Fitzball

Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Home Sweet Home / Decca / 425 048-2

Duration: 3:44


Title: Concerto For 3 Fortepianos In F Major Kv 242 (2) Adagio

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Mario Aschauer (Fortepiano), Mario Aschauer (Fortepiano), Musicae Antiquae Collegium Varsoviense

Album: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Complete Fortepiano Concertos (Vol. 5) / Pro Music Camerata / PMC045

Duration: 8:11


Title: Legende Op.17

Composer: Wieniawski, Henryk

Performer(s): Gabor Farkas (Piano)

Album: The Soul of Lady Harmsworth / Hungaroton / HCD 32760

Duration: 7:40


Title: Irish Suite (6th Movement) The Girl I Left Behind

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

Performer(s): Eastman-Rochester Pops Orchestra

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

Duration: 3:01


Title: Flower Duet - Dome Epais Le Jasmin

Composer: Delibes, Leo

Performer(s): Renée Fleming (Soprano), Susan Graham (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Guilty Pleasures / Decca / 4785107

Duration: 3:50


Title: Tribute To Foster - Lullaby

Composer: after Stephen Foster

Performer(s): Piers Lane (Piano)

Album: Grainger: Rambles and Reflections Piano Transcriptions - Piers Lane / Hyperion / CDA67279

Duration: 6:20


Title: Caprice 6

Composer: Caine, Uri

Performer(s): Arditti String Quartet

Album: The Rest is Silence - Music of our Time / Winter & Winter / 910 226-2

Duration: 5:01


Title: Symphony No.4 In E Minor, Op.98: I- Allegro Non Troppo

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig

Album: Brahms: Symphonies 2 & 4. Gewandhausorchester/ Chailly. / Decca / 4786901

Duration: 11:56


Title: Fantasiestucke Op.12 No.3 Warum? (Langsam Und Zart)

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Andreas Staier (Piano)

Album: Andreas Staier plays Schumann Variationen & Fantasiestucke / Harmonia Mundi / HMX 2908741

Duration: 2:25


Title: Sonata In D Major Kk492

Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt, Piano

Album: Scarlatti Sonatas - Angela Hewitt, piano / Hyperion / CDA68184

Duration: 4:07


Title: Lascia Che?

Composer: Balfe, Michael William

Performer(s): Marcel Vanaud (Baritone), Majella Cullagh (Soprano), Sam Macelroy (Baritone), Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Balfe: Falstaff - Disk 2 / RTÉ lyric fm / CD119

Duration: 2:14


Title: Falstaff: Overture

Composer: Balfe, Michael William

Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Balfe: Falstaff / RTÉ lyric fm / CD119

Duration: 7:32


Title: Sonata In E Flat Major (3rd Movement)

Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix

Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Clarinet Sonatas / Nimbus Alliance / NI 6153

Duration: 6:13


Title: Anakreons Grab

Composer: Wolf, Hugo

Performer(s): Hans Hotter (Bass Baritone), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)

Album: Hans Hotter: Lieder and Opera Scenes 1942-1973 / Deutsche Grammophon / 474006-2

Duration: 2:59


Title: Wer Sein Holdes Lieb Verloren

Composer: Wolf, Hugo

Performer(s): Hans Hotter (Bass Baritone), Geoffrey Parsons (Piano)

Album: Hans Hotter: Lieder and Opera Scenes 1942-1973 / Deutsche Grammophon / 474006-2

Duration: 2:18


Title: Jeux D'Enfants (4th Movement) Galop (The Ball)

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Suisse Romande

Album: Childrens Weekend / Decca / 421626-2

Duration: 1:46



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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