Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 22 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: Schenkt Man Sich Rosen In Tirol

Composer: Zeller

Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Sings Operetta (Recordno: Cdc747284) / Emi / Cdc747284

Duration: 2:44


Title: Schenkt Man Sich Rosen In Tirol

Composer: Zeller, Carl

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor)

Album: Jonas Kaufmann: Wien / Sony / 29075951412

Duration: 2:15


Title: Cinema Paradiso Theme

Composer: Morricone

Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Violin)

Album: Renaud Capucon: Cinema / Erato / 0190295633936

Duration: 3:28


Title: Sonata In G Major Bwv1027 For Viola Da Gamba And Harpsichord - 3. Andante

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Robin Michael (Cello), Richard Eggar (Harpsichord)

Album: Bach, Handel, Scarlatti: Gamba Sonatas / Hyperion / CDA68045

Duration: 2:32


Title: Sonata In G Major Bwv1027 For Viola Da Gamba And Harpsichord - 4. Allegro Moderato

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Richard Eggar (Harpsichord), Robin Michael (Cello)

Album: Bach, Handel, Scarlatti: Gamba Sonatas / Hyperion / CDA68045

Duration: 3:03


Title: Eurovision Theme - Charpentiers Te Deum

Composer: Marc Antoine Charpentier

Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: The Power And The Glory / Emi Classics / 3873582

Duration: 1:43


Title: In A Monastery Garden

Composer: Ketelbey, Albert

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers

Album: 50 Best British Classics - Light Music & The Silver Screen / EMI / 50999 3 27359 25

Duration: 5:35


Title: Ave Maria

Composer: Bach-Gounod

Performer(s): Fabrice Pierre (Harp)

Album: Notre Dame: Les Plus Grands Airs de la Musique Sacre / Decca / 6691332

Duration: 3:39


Title: The Robin's Return

Composer: Fisher, Leander

Performer(s): Alan Etherden (Piano)

Album: The Very Best Melodies For You / BBC / Wmef0055-2

Duration: 3:14


Title: Piano Concerto No.2

Composer: Rachmaninov adpt Borge

Performer(s): Victor Borge (Piano)

Album: Victor Borge - Comedy In Music / Not Now Music / NOT2CD227

Duration: 1:40


Title: Clair De Lune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic

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

Duration: 4:37


Title: A Soft Day, Thank God

Composer: Stanford, C.V.

Performer(s): Sharon Carty (Mezzo-Soprano)

Album: A Sheaf of Songs from Ireland / Marco Polo / 8.225098

Duration: 2:06


Title: Concerto For French Horns In F Major: Ii- Alla Hornpipe

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Ensemble Marsyas

Album: Edinburgh 1742: Barsanti & Handel / Linn Records / CKD 567

Duration: 3:24


Title: Poet And Peasant Overture

Composer: Suppe, Franz von

Performer(s): Emanuel Brabec (Cello), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Suppe Overtures: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra/ Georg Solti / Decca / 421170

Duration: 9:03


Title: Where'er You Walk

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Libera

Album: Luminosa / Warner / 092740117-2

Duration: 4:17


Title: Songs My Mother Taught Me

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena, Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: Songs My Mother Taught me - Magdalena Kozena / Deutsche Grammophon

Duration: 2:38


Title: Roses Of Picardy

Composer: Wood, Charles

Performer(s): Dermot Troy (Tenor), Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: Dermot Troy Remembered (Recordno: Cd114) / RTÉ lyric fm / Cd114

Duration: 4:05


Title: Concerto Piece For Clarinet, Basset Horn And Orchestra Op.113 (3rd Movement) Presto

Composer: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), Andreas Ottensamer (Basset Horn), The Vienna Virtuosi

Album: The Clarinotts - Ernst, Daniel & Andreas Ottensamer / Mercury Classics / Mercury 481 1917

Duration: 2:23


Title: Hora Staccato Philip Cobb (Cornet)

Composer: Dinicu

Performer(s): The Central Band Of The Royal Air Force

Album: Fantasy / Doyen / DO366

Duration: 2:13


Title: Napoli (Euphonium Solo)

Composer: Bellstedt, Herman Jr

Performer(s): Desford Colliery Band

Album: The Real Brassed Off / EMI 2012 / EMI 5 37967 2

Duration: 5:10



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn


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