Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 13 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: Romance From The Gadfly

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Record No: Rtecd227) / RTE / Rtecd227

Duration: 5:57


Title: Guitar Makossa

Composer: Bebey, Francis

Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), John Etheridge (Guitar), Paul Clarvis (Beer Bottle, Djembe)

Album: The Magic Box - John Williams / Sony Music Entertainment / SK89483

Duration: 2:37


Title: Sangara

Composer: Bebey, Francis

Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), Paul Clarvis, Richard Harvey, John Etheridge, Chris Laurence

Album: The Magic Box - John Williams / Sony Music Entertainment / SK89483

Duration: 3:39


Title: Les Belles Fleurs! ... Quand J'Aurai Votre Age

Composer: Berlioz

Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano), David Aronson (Harpsichord), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus

Album: Opera Arias - Anna Netrebko / Vienna Philharmonic / Noseda / Deutsche Grammophon / 4777566

Duration: 7:43


Title: Nabucco: Sinfonia

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Filarmonica Della Scala

Album: Riccardo Chailly: Viva Verdi- Overtures & Preludes / Decca / 4783559

Duration: 7:01


Title: On The Street Where You Live

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor), Peter Land (Vocal), Michael Sandler (Vocal), Peter Fleetwood (Vocal), The United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra

Album: Evening with Alan Jay Lerner / First Night Records / Encorecd2

Duration: 4:11


Title: O Mensch, Bewein' Dein' Sunde Gross

Composer: Bach orch. Max Reger

Performer(s): Le Concert D'Astrée

Album: Bach Transcriptions / Chandos / CHAN 9835

Duration: 5:56


Title: Piano Concerto In F Minor Op 114 (1st Movement) Allegro Moderarto

Composer: Reger, Max

Performer(s): Marc-Andre Hamelin (Piano), Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin

Album: Reger Piano concerto in F Minor - Strauss Burleske / Hyperion / CDA67635

Duration: 17:58


Title: Lippen Schweigen

Composer: Lehar, Franz

Performer(s): Piotr Beczala, Anna Netrebko, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Heart's Delight / Deutsche Grammophon / 4790838

Duration: 3:20


Title: A Wexford Rhapsody

Composer: Victory, Gerard

Performer(s): Irish Youth Wind Ensemble, Irish Youth Wind Ensemble

Album: Where the Wind Blows / Iywe/Arts Council

Duration: 6:48


Title: Toccata In D Minor Bwv 565

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Gabriela Montero (Piano)

Album: Bach and Beyond - Improvisations on Themes by J.S. Bach - Gabriela Montero / EMI Classics / 094636735924

Duration: 3:11


Title: One Hand, One Heart

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Vittorio Grigolo (Tenor), Hayley Westenra

Album: West Side Story / Universal / 1733909

Duration: 3:55


Title: Overture - La Forza Del Destino

Composer: Verdi Giuseppe

Performer(s): United States Marine Band

Album: The Bicentennial Collection - 'The President's Own' United States Marine Band / United States Marine Band (CD 5 1958 rehearsal recording) / Commemorative Collection

Duration: 6:52


Title: Trumpet Concerto In D Major (2nd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Haydn, Johann Michael

Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet), Munchener Kammerorchester

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

Duration: 3:17



Contact the Show

Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric


Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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