Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 1 June 2019

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 Amanda Bell

Poetry File with Amanda Bell

This week, Amanda Bell reads her poem The Sleepless

Music Played on the Show


Title: Variations On An Austrian Folk Tune

Composer: Scheindienst, Carl

Performer(s): Michala Petri (Recorder), Lars Hannibal (Guitar)

Album: Cafe Vienna: 19th Century Cafe Music - Michala Petri / Lars Hannibal / Our Recordings / Naxos / 6.220601

Duration: 6:07


Title: Choros No. 1 'Tipico'

Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Performer(s): Sonia Rubinsky (Piano)

Album: Villa-Lobos: Piano Music Volume 3 - Sonia Rubinsky / Naxos / 8.555286

Duration: 5:02


Title: Violin Sonata No.6 In A: (Iii) Allegretto Con Variazioni

Composer: Beethoven, Ludvig van

Performer(s): Kristof Barati (Violin), Klara Wurtz (Piano)

Album: Beethoven: Complete Violin Sonatas / Brilliant Classics / 4CD 94310

Duration: 7:31


Title: Ah Mes Amis...Pour Mon Ame

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Eric Garrett (Vocal), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Donizetti: La Fille du Régiment - Sutherland / Pavarotti / Bonynge / Decca / 414520-2

Duration: 5:06


Title: Suite For Viola And Small Orchestra: (Vi) Musette

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Laurence Power (Viola), Bbc National Orchestra

Album: Vaughan Williams: Suite, Flos Campi / Hyperion / CDA67839

Duration: 3:33


Title: Love's Old Sweet Song

Composer: Bingham/Molloy

Performer(s): Thomas Allen (Baritone), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: More songs my father taught me / Hyperion / Cda67374

Duration: 3:53


Title: Cello Concerto In D Minor: (I) Prelude. Lento - Allegro Maestoso

Composer: Lalo, Edouard

Performer(s): Johannes Moser (Cello)

Album: Johannes Moser: Dvorak & Lalo Cello Concertos / Pentatone / PTC 5186 488

Duration: 13:04


Title: Tambourin Chinois

Composer: Kreisler, Fritz

Performer(s): I Salonisti

Album: The Last Dance: Music for a Vanishing Era / Decca / 4367542

Duration: 3:52


Title: Calm Seas And Blue Skies (Children Of Lir)

Composer: Harty, Hamilton

Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra

Album: Harty: The Children Of Lir Etc. / Chandos / Chan7033

Duration: 1:59


Title: An Die Musik D547

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Gerard Souzay (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)

Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 422418-2) / Philips / 422418-2

Duration: 2:45


Title: The Victorian Kitchen Garden Suite (1st Movement) Prelude

Composer: Reade, Paul

Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), Skaila Kanga (Harp)

Album: The Essential Emma Johnson (Recordno: Cddcs238) / Asv / Cddcs238

Duration: 2:47


Title: Mardi Gras

Composer: Grofe, Ferde

Performer(s): Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite / Naxos / 8.559007

Duration: 4:55


Title: Come Un Bel Di Di Maggio

Composer: Giordano, Umberto

Performer(s): Jose Cura (Tenor), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 398427317-2) / Erato / 398427317-2

Duration: 3:09


Title: Piano Quintet In E Flat Major Op.44 (1st Movement) Allegro Brilliante

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Paul Gulda (Piano), The Hagen Quartett

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

Duration: 7:39


Title: Romanza

Composer: Bacarisse

Performer(s): Juan Martín (Guitar), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Serenade - Juan Martin (Recordno: FV11) / Flamenco Vision / FV11

Duration: 4:16


Title: Non Ti Scordar Di Me

Composer: Curtis/Furnó

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Henry Mancini Orchestra & Chorus

Album: Luciano Pavarotti - Mamma / Decca / 475 8387

Duration: 2:57


Title: Gurdjieff Hymn No 8-Night Procession

Performer(s): Anja Lechner (Cello), Francois Couturier (Piano)

Album: Komitas Gurdjieff Mompou / ECM / ECM 2367

Duration: 6:44


Title: Povere, Rigoletto (Marullo, Rigoletto, Borsa, Ceprano, Paggio, Chorus

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Luigi De Corato (Baritone), Piero Cappuccilli, Walter Gullino, Dirk Sagemuller, The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus, Roberto Benaglio Conductor

Album: Rigoletto / Deutsche Grammaphon / 0028948026357

Duration: 3:20


Title: Cortigiani, Vil Razza Dannata

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Tito Gobbi (Baritone), La Scala Orchestra Milan

Album: Verdi: Rigoletto / EMI / 077774746984

Duration: 4:26


Title: La Muerte Del Angel: Concerto In F

Performer(s): Dermot Dunne (Accordion)

Album: Irish Chamber Orchestra RDS February 2010 / RTE

Duration: 7:49


Title: Hungarian Dance No.1 In G Minor

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Brahms: Hungarian Dances (Recordno: Chan8885) / Chandos / Chan8885

Duration: 3:05


Title: Libertango

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Lunfardia, Ioana Petcu Colan (Violin), Dermot Dunne (Accordian), Ariel Hernandez (Guitar, Vocal), Malachy Robinson

Album: Picada Pa Cinco - Lunfardia / Lunfardia Records / Lf001

Duration: 4:49


Title: Piano Sonata In F (1st Movement) - Allegro

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Martin Roscoe (Piano)

Album: Beethoven Piano Sonatas: Pathetique - Martin Roscoe / Deux-Elles / DXL1161

Duration: 8:33


Title: String Quartet Op 55 No 1 In A Major (2nd Movement) Adagio Cantabile

Composer: Haydn, Joseph

Performer(s): The London Haydn Quartet (Caterine Manson Violin, Michael Gurevich Violin, James Boyd Viola, Jonathan Manson Cello)

Album: Haydn String Quartets Opp 54 & 55 / Hyperion / CDA68160

Duration: 4:49



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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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