Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 2 September 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: Czardas

Composer: Monti, Vittorio

Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Classic Kennedy / EMI Classics / 724355689023

Duration: 5:20


Title: I Got Rhythm

Composer: G Gershwin / I Gershwin

Performer(s): The Puppini Sisters

Album: Hollywood / Decca Records / 2781551

Duration: 3:57


Title: Variations On I Got Rhythm

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Earl Wild (Piano), Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: Gershwin Orchestral Works / BMG Entertainment / 74321680192

Duration: 8:00


Title: Nacqui Al'affanno.....Non Piu Mesta!

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano), Orchestre E Coro Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna

Album: Cecilia Bartoli - A Portrait / Decca / 448300-2

Duration: 7:06


Title: The Mask Of Zorro

Composer: Horner, James

Performer(s): The Pacific Brass Ensemble

Album: The Pacific Brass Ensemble / Pacific Brass

Duration: 5:01


Title: Love Theme From The Godfather

Composer: Rota, Nino

Performer(s): Andre Rieu, Andre Rieu Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Magic of the Movies / Decca / 3715423

Duration: 2:58


Title: Mon Reve (My Dream)

Composer: Messager, Andre

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

Album: The Art of Susan Graham / Erato / 2564686256

Duration: 4:01


Title: Por Una Cabeza

Composer: Gardel, Carlos

Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Album: Cinema Serenade / Sony Classical / Sk63005

Duration: 3:51


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In E Minor (2nd Movement) Romance: Larghetto

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Great Pianists of the 20th Century - Maurizio Pollini - Disk 2 / Philips Classics / 456 940-2

Duration: 10:16


Title: Flute Quintet No.6 In D Major 'Las Parejas' (2nd Movement) Galope

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Carlo Ipata (Flute), Auser Musici

Album: Boccherini: Six Quintets for Flute and Strings / Hyperion / CDA67646

Duration: 3:38


Title: The Donkey Serenade

Composer: Friml-Forrest-Wright-Stothart

Performer(s): Mario Lanza, Studio Orchestra, Jeff Alexander Choir

Album: Mario Lanza: The 50th Anniversary Collection - 40 Tracks! / RCA Victor / 74521185742

Duration: 3:04


Title: Non So Piu Cosa Son, Cosa Faccio (I Do Not Know What I Am, What I'M Doing)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Susan Graham (Mezzo-Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: The Art of Susan Graham / Erato / 2564686256

Duration: 2:50


Title: Meditation From Thais

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Romance (Recordno: 447070) / Deutsche Grammophon / 447070

Duration: 6:37


Title: Overture To The Yeomen Of The Guard

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Orchestra

Album: A Gilbert & Sullivan Gallery / KOCH

Duration: 5:06


Title: In The Morning

Composer: Walsh-Peelo, Oisin

Performer(s): Oisin Walsh-Peelo

Album: O Deer / Private Recording

Duration: 2:55


Title: West County Sketches (Iii) Meadowsweet Drive

Composer: Benham, Patrick

Performer(s): Brian Farrell (Guitar)

Album: Six Dancers / Tutti-Productions 2012 / Tutti Productions 02

Duration: 1:44


Title: Pur Ti Miro

Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Romance Of The Violin / Sony / Sk87894

Duration: 3:37


Title: On The Road To Mandalay

Composer: Oley Speaks/Rudyard Kipling

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Armen Guzeliman (Piano)

Album: An Old Song Re-Sung - American Concert Songs / EMI / 7540512

Duration: 3:41


Title: Rollicum-Rorum

Composer: Finzi, Gerald

Performer(s): Amy Dickson (Soprano And Alto Sax), Aurora Orchestra

Album: Introit - The Music of Gerald Finzi / Decca / 4789357

Duration: 1:43



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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