Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 7 September 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 Maureen Boyle

Poetry File with Maureen Boyle

This week, poet Maureen Boyle reads So Lightly Here

Music Played on the Show


Title: Nocturne For The Left Hand Alone In D Flat Major Op. 9 No. 2

Composer: Scriabin, Alexander

Performer(s): John O' Conor (Piano)

Album: Piano Classics - Popular Works for Solo Piano - John O' Conor / Telarc / CD-80313

Duration: 5:19


Title: Symphony No.1 C Minor (3rd Movement) Menuetto. Allegro Molto

Composer: Mendelssohn

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mendelssohn - Widmann / Orfeo / 914 161 A

Duration: 5:48


Title: Ballet Music From Faust (3rd Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Welsh National Opera Orchestra

Album: Gounod: Faust / Teldec / 4509-90872-2

Duration: 1:41


Title: Nein, Langer Trag Ich Nicht Die Qualen.. Durch Die Walder, Durch Die Auen

Composer: Weber, Calr Maria von

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann

Album: Romantic Arias - Jonas Kaufmann / Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Marco Armiliato / Decca / 475 9966

Duration: 7:01


Title: Furioso-Galopp (After Franz Liszt)-Live Recording

Composer: Strauss, Johann I

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: New Year's Concert 1999 / BMG Classics / 74321616872

Duration: 2:31


Title: Wochenend Und Sonnenschein (Rec.1930-1938)

Composer: Ager, Milton, / Yellen, Jack

Performer(s): Comedian Harmonists

Album: Comedian Harmonists The Essential Collection Remastered / AVID / B000FQ5EHS

Duration: 3:08


Title: Semiramide Overture

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): State Of Mexico Symphony Orchestra

Album: Rossini Overtures (Recordno: 93994) / Brilliant Classics / 93994

Duration: 12:23


Title: I Got Rhythm

Composer: Gershwin, George and Ira

Performer(s): Katia And Marielle Labeque (Pianos), Barbara Hendricks (Soprano)

Album: The Gershwin Collection / Decca / 4782687

Duration: 3:18


Title: Prelude

Composer: Bacilly, Bertrand

Performer(s): Thomas Dunford (Lute)

Album: Bertrand de Bacilly, ou l’art d’orner le beau chant. / Saphir / ASIN: B00002R305

Duration: 0:59


Title: Oft In The Stilly Night

Composer: Moore, Thomas

Performer(s): Simon Morgan (Vocals)

Album: Thomas Moore Reimagined / Own label

Duration: 3:46


Title: Lo L'Ho Perduta!... Lo La Vida, E Il Suo Sorriso

Composer: Verdi

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor)

Album: Romantic Arias - Jonas Kaufmann / Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Marco Armiliato / Decca / 475 9966

Duration: 3:40


Title: Caprice

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): Gerald Peregrine (Cello)

Album: Folk Tales / Naxos / 8.574035

Duration: 2:55


Title: Slavonic Dance Op.72. No.1 In B Major. Molto Vivace

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Russian National Orchestra

Album: Dvorak : Slavonic Dances Opp.46 & 72 / Deutsche Grammophon / 4791113

Duration: 4:28


Title: Hab' Mir's Gelobt - Trio From Act 3 Of Der Rosenkavalier

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Heidi Grant-Murphy (Soprano), Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Soprano), Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Album: Metropolitan Opera Gala - James Levine's 25th Anniversary / Deutsche Grammophon / 4491772

Duration: 6:00


Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor Bwv 1041: I- Allegro Moderato

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin), Arcangelo

Album: Alina Ibragimova: Bach Violin Concertos / Hyperion / CDA68068

Duration: 3:43


Title: Harmoniemesse: Agnus Dei

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Lynda Russell (Soprano), Catherine Wyn-Rogers (Alto), William Kendall (Tenor), Michael George (Bass), The Brandenburg Orchestra, Choir Of Winchester Cathedral

Album: Haydn Harmoniemesse & Kleine Orgelmesse / Helios / CDH55208

Duration: 2:25


Title: I Dreamt I Dwelt In Marble Halls

Composer: Balfe, Michael William

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), Catrin Finch (Hharp)

Album: Unexpected Songs / Julian Lloyd Webber / EMI / 094635948820

Duration: 3:04


Title: Symphony No.3 In F Major, Op.90: Iii- Poco Allegretto

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig

Album: Brahms: Symphonies 1 & 3. Gewandhausorchester/ Chailly / Decca / 4786900

Duration: 6:06


Title: Dance Me To The End Of Love

Composer: Anjani Thomas / Leonard cohen

Performer(s): Leonard Cohen

Album: The Essential Leonard Cohen / 497995 9

Duration: 4:49


Title: Four Scottish Dances Op. 59 (4th Movement) Con Brio

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Album: Arnold on Brass / 1993 Conifer Records Ltd.

Duration: 1:21


Title: My Ain Folk

Composer: Lemon/Mills

Performer(s): Kenneth Mckellar

Album: A Scottish Journey / Deutsche Gramaphon / 435 884-2

Duration: 3:04


Title: Scottish Fantasy (3rd Movement) Andante Sostenuto

Composer: Bruch, Max

Performer(s): Kyung Wha Chung (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Art of Kyung Wha Chung / Decca / 458 814-2

Duration: 5:54


Title: Danza Lejana

Composer: Falla, Manuel de

Performer(s): Angela Cheng (Piano), Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: SMCD5195) / CBC Records / SMCD5195

Duration: 4:43


Title: Autumn (2nd Movement) Charcoal Burning

Composer: Goodall, Howard

Performer(s): Bozidar Vukotic (Cello), The Tippett Quartet, Marianna Szymanowska (Harp)

Album: The Seasons - Howard Goodall / EMI Classics / 50999 6 88626 2 6

Duration: 4:40


Title: Ganger (Norwegian March)

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Balazs Szokolay (Piano)

Album: Grieg: Lyric Pieces, Peer Gynt Suite No. 2 / Naxos / 8.553387

Duration: 2:46


Title: Ride Of The Valkyries

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Vera Schlosser (Soprano), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo Soprano)

Album: Die Walkure / Deutsche Grammophon / 457 786-2

Duration: 6:25


Title: Concertino In G (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato

Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano), London Mozart Players

Album: Hummel:Piano Concerto - Concertino (Recordno: Chan9558) / Chandos / Chan9558

Duration: 8:14



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