Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 9 June 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.

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Music Played on the Show


Title: Rosemary And Thyme - Caprice For Guitar And Orchestra

Composer: Gunning, Christopher

Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), Studio Orchestra

Album: Rosemary And Thyme / Carnival / Pcacd002

Duration: 4:04


Title: Espana Op. 236

Composer: Waldteufel, Emile

Performer(s): Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Gaite Parisienne/Waltzes / Emi / Cdm763136

Duration: 6:26


Title: J'Ai Deux Amants (I Have Two Lovers)

Composer: Messager, Andre

Performer(s): Susan Graham (Mezzo-Soprano), City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Art of Susan Graham / Erato / 2564686256

Duration: 2:32


Title: Piano Concerto No. 4 (3rd Movement) Rondo Vivace

Composer: Beethoven, Ludvig van

Performer(s): Mikhail Pletnev (Piano), Russian National Orchestra

Album: Beethoven: The Five Piano Concertos - Pletnev / Russian National Orchestra / Gansch / Deutsche Grammophon / 4777475

Duration: 10:30


Title: Forlana

Composer: Finzi, Gerald

Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Emma Johnson Voyage / UCJ / 986618-0

Duration: 2:58


Title: Etude No.5 In E Major 'La Chasse'

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Marc-Andre Hamelin (Piano)

Album: Liszt: Paganini Studies & Schubert March - Hamelin / Hyperion / CDA67370

Duration: 2:54


Title: Hopkins On Skellig Michael: Empires

Composer: Farrell, Ciaran

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Perfect State / Rtécd Recording

Duration: 6:06


Title: Spanish Dance

Composer: Falla, Manuel de

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), John Williams (Guitar)

Album: Together Again (Record No: 09026614502) / RCA Victor/Red Seal / 09026614502

Duration: 3:39


Title: Sonata For Piano And Cello In B Flat (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Osborne, George Alexander

Performer(s): Una Hunt (Piano), Justin Pearson (Cello)

Album: Shower Of Pearls / RTÉ lyric fm / Cd103

Duration: 5:54


Title: D'Umana Gente

Composer: Balfe, Michael William

Performer(s): Marcel Vanaud (Baritone), Rté Concert Orchestra, National Chamber Choir

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

Duration: 2:12


Title: The Damnation Of Faust - Hungarian March

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Munich Radio Orchestra

Album: A Date with the Devil / NAXOS / 8.555355

Duration: 4:50


Title: Si Bheag, Si Mhor

Composer: O'Carolan, Turlough

Performer(s): David Power (Uilleann Pipes)

Album: Camerata Kilkenny: The Piper and the Fairy Queen / RTE lyric fm / CD156

Duration: 3:59


Title: Fionnghuala 2015 Re-Mix Single

Composer: Trad arr McGlynn

Performer(s): John Mcglynn (Voice), Anuna

Album: Single Re-Mix / Danu 2015 / Single Release itunes

Duration: 1:42


Title: May Song

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Marat Bisengaliev (Violin), Benjamin Frith (Piano)

Album: Elgar: Re-Discovered Works (Recordno: Bbm1016) / Black Box / Bbm1016

Duration: 3:27


Title: Carnival Of The Animals: (Iv) Tortoises

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Bbc National Orchestra Of Wales

Album: The Great Animal Orchestra / Nimbus Alliance / NI 6274

Duration: 1:47


Title: La Donna E Mobile

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milan

Album: The Classical Album 2007 / Decca / 442888-2

Duration: 2:21


Title: En Aranjuez Con Tu Amor

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Katherine Jenkins (Soprano)

Album: Katherine Jenkins - Sweetest Love / Universal/Spectrum / SPEC2064

Duration: 4:08


Title: Inishlacken: (Iii) Evening Céilí

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Bill Whelan: Linen and Lace: Inishlacken / Riverdance / RTE lyric fm / CD155

Duration: 4:49


Title: Octet In E Flat (4th Movement)

Composer: Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph

Performer(s): Consortium Classicum

Album: Ignaz Pleyel (Recordno: MDG L3460) / MDG / MDG L3460

Duration: 2:40


Title: The Prince Of Denmark's March

Composer: Clarke, Jeremiah

Performer(s): Philip Jones (Trumpet), Elgar Howarth (Trumpet), Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

Album: Weekend Brass / Trumpet Voluntary: Philip Jones / Decca / 4216332

Duration: 2:55


Title: Every Valley Shall Be Exalted

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Mark Padmore (Tenor), Les Arts Florissants

Album: Messiah: Handel / Harmonia Mundi / 901498.99

Duration: 3:20


Title: Carnival Of The Animals: (Ii) Hens And Roosters

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Bbc National Orchestra Of Wales

Album: The Great Animal Orchestra / Nimbus Alliance / NI 6274

Duration: 0:40


Title: Carnival Of The Animals: (Iii) Wild Asses

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Bbc National Orchestra Of Wales

Album: The Great Animal Orchestra / Nimbus Alliance / NI 6274

Duration: 0:48



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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