Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 11 August 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.

My Creative Life - The Lawlor Family

To mark Cruinniú na nÓg 2020, Ireland's national day of free creativity for children and young people, we meet the musical Lawlor family who explain how they make music together during lockdown, made under the auspices of Music Generation Roscommon. 

"My Creative Life" is made by Grey Heron Media for RTÉ Jr and Creative Ireland. Subscribe to My Creative Life wherever you get your podcasts. 

Music Played on the Show


Title: Flute And Harp Concerto (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Marisa Robles (Harp), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Mozart (Recordno: 09026617892) / RCA Victor / 09026617892

Duration: 11:00


Title: Romance No.1 In G Op.40

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Gidon Kremer (Violin), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Album: Beethoven: Violin Concerto And Romances / Teldec / 903174881

Duration: 6:04


Title: Requiem Mass - Dies Irae

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Monserrat Caballe (Soprano), Fiorenza Cossotto (Mezzo Soprano) Jon Vickers (Tenor) Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), New Philharmonic Orchestra, New Philharmonic Chorus

Album: Unforgettable Classics - Advertisements III / EMI Records / 724357341929

Duration: 2:43


Title: Ingemisco, From Requiem

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Ave Maria: Sacred Arias / Decca / 425016

Duration: 3:38


Title: Pizzicato Polka

Composer: Strauss II, Johann

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Sk45938) / Sony / Sk45938

Duration: 3:00


Title: The Family Solicitor

Composer: D. Furber / N. Gay / A. Rose

Performer(s): John Howard

Album: Songs From Me And My Girl - Various / Pickwick / PWKS 4143

Duration: 1:33


Title: The Sun Has Got His Hat On

Composer: Rose, L. Arthur/Furber, Douglas

Performer(s): Robert Lindsay (Vocals), Maryann Plunkett (Vocals), Ensemble

Album: Me and My Girl - Original Broadway Cast / That's Entertainment Records / CDTER 1145

Duration: 2:43


Title: Concerto For Cello, Strings And Basso Continuo In B Flat Major, Wq.171 (2nd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Bach, C.P.E.

Performer(s): Jacques Zoon (Flute), Daniel Gaede (Concert Master), Berlin Baroque Soloists

Album: C.P.E. Bach Concertoes & Symphonies II - Berlin Baroque Soloists, Reinhard Goebel / Sony Music Entertainment / Sony 88875083972

Duration: 6:08


Title: Verdi Prati, Selve Amene

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Ann Murray (Mezzo-Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Great Handel Arias (Recordno: 16738) / Forlane / 16738

Duration: 3:37


Title: Fantasiestucke: (Ii) Aufschwung

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Fiachra Garvey (Piano)

Album: Fiachra Garvey: For the Piano (CD137) / RTE lyric fm / CD137

Duration: 3:03


Title: Glaoch Chun Saoirse/Call To Freedom: Sonata (1st Movement) Easter Week - Seachtain Na Cásca

Composer: Lennon, Charlie

Performer(s): Elizabeth Cooney (Violin), Finghin Collins (Piano)

Album: Áille na hÁille - A Suite in Honour of the Heroes of 1916 / Gael Linn / CEFCD209

Duration: 6:22


Title: Hora Di Mars (The Clock)

Composer: Dinicu, Grigorias

Performer(s): The Philharmonics

Album: The Philharmonics : Oblivion / Deutsche Grammophon / 4810276

Duration: 2:11


Title: Deep In My Heart, Dear

Composer: Romberg, Sigmund

Performer(s): Jose Carreras (Tenor), London Musicians Orchestra

Album: Jose Carreras: My Romance / Erato / 0630-17789-2

Duration: 4:18


Title: Sonata In A Minor Op. 1 No. 7 - Movement I - Cantabile

Composer: Veracini, Francesco Maria

Performer(s): Rodolfo Richter (Violin), Susanne Heinrich (Viola Da Gamba), Silas Standage (Harpsichord), William Carter (Achlute, Baroque Guitar), Palladians

Album: Palladians: The Devils Trill / Linn / CKD 292

Duration: 1:56


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Peter Donohoe (Piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky: Piano Concertos / EMI / 7499392

Duration: 7:04


Title: Symphonie Fantastique (4th Movement) March To The Scaffold

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): San Diego Symphony Orchestra

Album: Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique / Naxos / 8.553597

Duration: 4:44


Title: O! Vaterland

Composer: Lehar

Performer(s): Boje Skovhus (Baritone), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Merry Widow / Deutsche Grammophon / 4399112

Duration: 2:13


Title: Lippen Schweigen

Composer: Lehar

Performer(s): José Carreras (Tenor), Eva Lind (Soprano), London Musicians Orchestra

Album: Jose Carreras: My Romance / Erato / 0630-17789-2

Duration: 3:02


Title: Adagio For Violin And Orchestra E Major

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Daniel Hope, Zurich Chamber Orchestra

Album: Daniel Hope:Journey to Mozart / Deutsche Grammophon / 4798376

Duration: 7:06


Title: Piano Sonata In A Major. D959 (3rd Movement) Scherzo : Allegro Vivace

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano)

Album: Alfred Brendel Schubert Piano Works 1822 - 1828 / Decca / 4782622

Duration: 4:34



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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