Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 15 March 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.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Fantasia For Harp & Orchestra On Two Irish Airs (O’Carolan’S Lament And The Heather Glen)

Composer: Kelly, Thomas C.

Performer(s): Geraldine O'Doherty (Harp), Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: RTÉ Recording / RTÉ

Duration: 6:39


Title: The Blue Bird

Composer: Stanford, Charles Villiers

Performer(s): Janna Leith, National Chamber Choir Of Ireland

Album: One Day Fine / RTE LyricFM / RTE CD131

Duration: 3:28


Title: Montague Mason's

Composer: Crehan, Dermot/Honey, Paul

Performer(s): Dermot Crehan, Jean Kelly (Harp), Fiona Kelly (Flute), Luke Daniels (Button Accordian), Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Toss the Feathers - RTE Concert Orchestra / Gearoid Grant / RTE Lyric fm

Duration: 3:45


Title: Non Più Mesta

Composer: Rossini, Gioacchino

Performer(s): Tara Erraught (Mezzo)

Album: RTE Recording / RTE

Duration: 6:23


Title: Flight Of The Bumble Bee

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)

Album: RTÉ Guide Lyric Summer Classics / RTÉ lyric fm

Duration: 1:12


Title: Schindler's List (Live)

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Patrick Rafter (Violin)

Album: Recorded Live - Gstaad 2018 / Private Recording / Private Recording

Duration: 3:50


Title: The Meeting Of The Waters

Composer: Moore, Thomas

Performer(s): Mathew Manning (Oboe), Michael Mcglynn, Noel Eccles, Alan Smale, Andreja Malir, Therese Timony, Ben Harte, Clodagh Vedres, Keneth Rice

Album: Michael McGlynn: Silver River - Mathew Manning / Silver Records / SR 001

Duration: 3:12


Title: Pirates Of Penzance: Overture

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra

Album: Gilbert And Sullivan: The Pirates Of Penzance / Ter / Cdter21177

Duration: 7:08


Title: The Kerry Dances

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): John O' Conor (Piano), Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: My Ireland - John O' Conor / Lunar Records / LNCD 7048

Duration: 2:30


Title: The Last Rose Of Summer

Composer: Moore, Thomas

Performer(s): White Raven, Kathleen Dineen; David Munderloh; Raitis Grigalis

Album: The Water is Wide / KD Records / KD Records

Duration: 3:49


Title: O'Carolan Suite In Baroque Style (1st Movement) O'Carolan's Concerto

Composer: Kelly, Thomas C

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Silver Apples Of The Moon (Recordno: BBM1003) / Black Box / BBM1003

Duration: 3:00


Title: Funiculi, Funicula

Composer: Denza, Luigi

Performer(s): Dermot Troy (Tenor), Radio Eireann Light Orchestra

Album: Songs To Remember (Recordno: RTÉ Recording) / RTÉ Recording

Duration: 2:28


Title: The Brendan Theme

Composer: Shaun Davey

Performer(s): Liam O Flynn / Noel Kelehan

Album: The Brendan Voyage Composed By Shaun Davey / Tara / TARA CD3006

Duration: 4:06


Title: A Wexford Rhapsody

Composer: Victory, Gerard

Performer(s): Irish Youth Wind Ensemble, Irish Youth Wind Ensemble

Album: Where the Wind Blows / Iywe/Arts Council

Duration: 6:48


Title: Intermezzi Op.4 (4th Movement) Allegro Semplice

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)

Album: Schumann: The Complete Works for Piano Vol. 3 - Finghin Collins / Claves Records / 50-2806

Duration: 1:35


Title: Ah, Sweet Dancer

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Oilean / Venture / Cdve40

Duration: 6:45


Title: Murphy Tunes

Composer: Trad Arr Lunny/casey/cooney/crowley/bridgeman

Performer(s): Sharon Shannon And Laoise Kelly

Album: Sult Spirit Of The Music / Hummingbird Records / HBCD0009

Duration: 3:18


Title: The Ballymun Lullaby

Composer: O'Toole, Daragh/NiBhreoin/Scully

Performer(s): Choir Of Ballymun Music Programme, Rte Concert Orchestra, Rté Cor Na Nog

Album: The Ballymun Lullaby / Ballymun Music Programme / Ballym001

Duration: 4:24


Title: Hail Glorious Saint Patrick

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Frank Patterson (Tenor), Irish Phil Orchestraand Chorus

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Rtecd198) / Rt / Rtecd198

Duration: 3:25



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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