Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 15 February 2020

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 Patrick Deeley

Poetry File with Patrick Deeley

This week, Patrick Deeley reads his poem Boxes

Music Played on the Show


Title: Flute Concerto "The Storm At Sea"

Complete Work Name: Flute Concerto Op.10 No.1

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Andrea Griminelli (Flute), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The number one Vivaldi album CD 2 / Universal Classics & Jazz UK / 4765885

Duration: 6:56


Title: Rain Storm

Composer: Head, Michael

Performer(s): Alison Browner (Mezzo Soprano)

Album: The Stream in the Valley: Songs and Duets / GENUIN / GEN 14300

Duration: 4:01


Title: L'Ile Enchantee (4th Movement) Storm - Entrance Of The Gnomes - Entrance Of Fairy Queen

Composer: Sullivan, Arthur

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Sullivan: Ballet Music / Marco Polo / 8.223460

Duration: 4:09


Title: The Carnival Of The Animals (14th Movement) Finale

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Piano), Gidon Kremer (Violin) And Instrumental Ensemble

Album: Carnival of the Animals / Classic FM / 159

Duration: 1:48


Title: Harmoniemesse- Kyrie

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

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: 6:59


Title: Tea For Two

Composer: Yourmans

Performer(s): Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Stephane Grappelli (Violin)

Album: Cenetenary Edition Volume 8 1968-1977 / EMI / 7243 5 66190 2 9

Duration: 3:39


Title: Winter (3rd Movement) Storm Warnings

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: 4:58


Title: Nocturne

Composer: Bax, Arnold

Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: The Irish Piano / RTE lyric fm / CD138

Duration: 5:36


Title: None But The Lonely Heart Op.6 No.6

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor), Ofra Harnoy (Cello), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky - Overture 1812 - Romeo And Juliet - Capriccio Italien / EMI / 724358644326

Duration: 3:18


Title: Badinerie From Suite No. 2 In B Minor

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), I Solisti De Zagreb

Album: Dances For Flute - Galway / RCA / 09026509172

Duration: 1:24


Title: Sinfonia Da Caccia For 4 Horns And Strings, "Jagd Symphonie": I. Vivace

Composer: Mozart, Leopold

Performer(s): Capella Istropolitana

Album: Horn Concertos: Telemann, Vivaldi, Handel, L. Mozart / Naxos / 8.550393

Duration: 5:27


Title: Lippen Schweigen...

Composer: Lehar, Franz

Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Heart's Delight / Deutsche Grammophon / 4790838

Duration: 3:20


Title: Romance From The Gadfly

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti - The Silver Violin / Decca / 478 3529

Duration: 3:44


Title: Fleur De Paris

Composer: Vandair, Maurice

Performer(s): 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic

Album: Fleur de Paris / EMI / 50999 6 08501 2 6

Duration: 2:48


Title: La Paloma

Composer: Yradier

Performer(s): Victoria De Los Angeles (Soprano), London Sinfonia

Album: Barcelona 92 / EMI / Cdm7643702

Duration: 4:55


Title: Mir Ist So Wunderbar

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Helen Donath (Soprano), Helga Dernesch (Soprano), Horst R. Laubenthal (Tenor),Karl Ridderbusch (Bass), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Deutsch Oper Berlin

Album: Fidelio: Extracts / EMI / 7630772

Duration: 4:46


Title: "Se Viver Non Degg'io" (Arranged For Basset Clarinet,Flute And Orchestra

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Andreas Ottersamer (Clarinet), Emmanual Pahud(Flute), Kammerakademie Potsdam

Album: New Era:Andreas Ottensamer / Decca / 4814711

Duration: 4:38


Title: Die Schone Mullerin: (Viii)- Morgengruss

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor), Hubert Giesen (Piano)

Album: Franz Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin / Deutsche Grammophon / 447 452-2

Duration: 4:07


Title: Gottschalk's Melody

Composer: Gottschalk, Louis Moreau

Performer(s): Philip Martin (Piano)

Album: Gottschalk - Piano Music -3 / Hyperion / Cda66915

Duration: 2:13


Title: River Of Dreams

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio/Dore, Charles

Performer(s): Hayley Westerna (Vocal)

Album: Classic Voices 2010 / Decca Records / 5322936

Duration: 4:20


Title: Tico Tico

Composer: Zequinha de Abreu/arr J. Iveson

Performer(s): Maurice Murphy (Trumpet), The Leyland Daf Band

Album: The Lighter Side of Maurice Murphy / Doyen / DOY CD007

Duration: 4:22


Title: The Coolin

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: lunchtime choice 2 / RTE Lyric FM / CD102

Duration: 3:23


Title: The Harmonious Blacksmith

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Royal Danish Brass, Mogens Andresen (Euphonium)

Album: British Brass Connection / Rondo Grammofon / Rcd8358

Duration: 3:43


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In C Minor, Op.18 (1st Movement)

Composer: Rachmaninoff, Sergei

Performer(s): Gabriela Montero, Yoa Orchestra Of The Americas, 2013

Album: Gabriela Montero / Orchid Classics / ORC100047

Duration: 11:37


Title: Me Embrujaste (You Bewitched Me)

Composer: Quiroga, Manuel

Performer(s): Placido Domingo

Album: Pasion Espanola - Domingo / Del Rey / Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid / Roa / Deutsche Grammophon / 4776590

Duration: 4:44


Title: Jealousy Tango

Composer: Gade, Jacob

Performer(s): Yehudi Menuhin (Violin), Stephane Grappelli (Violin); Alan Claire Trio

Album: Hits Of The Thirties (Recordno: Cd Cfp4576) / Emi / Cd Cfp4576

Duration: 3:08


Title: Crisantemi

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: RTE National Symphony Orchestra / RTE lyric fm / CD128

Duration: 6:18



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