Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 29 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: March From The Love For Three Oranges

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): French National Orchestra

Album: Passport to Russia / Sony / Sfk47282

Duration: 1:41


Title: Blue Skies

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Frank Sinatra (Vocals), Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra

Album: Frank Sinatra The Early Years, Vol.1 / Naxos Nostalgia / 8.120539

Duration: 3:21


Title: I'M Gonna Sit Right Down

Performer(s): Al Bowly (Vocal)

Duration: 3:14


Title: Some Enchanted Evening

Composer: Rogers, Richard/Hammerstein Oscar

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), English Northern Philharmonia

Album: The Singer and the Song - Various Artists / Decca Records / 478 2360

Duration: 3:44


Title: Violin Concerto No.5 In A: (Iii) Rondeaus, Tempo Di Menuetto

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Arcangelo

Album: Vilde Frang: Mozart / Warner Classics / 0825646276776

Duration: 8:47


Title: Overture - The King And I

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

Performer(s): John Wilson Orchestra

Album: Rodgers & Hammerstein at the Movies / EMI / 5099931930123

Duration: 6:57


Title: Something Wonderful

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Bbc Concert Orchestra

Album: Renée Fleming: Broadway / Decca / 4834215

Duration: 3:09


Title: Riverdance: (Vi) Slip Into Spring

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Bill Whelan: Linen and Lace: Inishlacken / Riverdance / RTE lyric fm / CD155

Duration: 1:39


Title: Oh What A Beautiful Morning

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Ray Charles, The Count Basie Orchestra

Album: Ray Sings Basie Swings (Recordno: E382301) / Universal / E382301

Duration: 4:35


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: Where'er You Walk (Aria Di Semele, From Semele Hwv 58)

Composer: Handel

Performer(s): Christina Pluhar/L'Arpeggiata

Album: Händel Goes Wild / Warner Classics / 9029581170

Duration: 3:37


Title: Marino Waltz

Composer: Sheahan, J

Performer(s): Geraldine O'Grady (Violin), Oonagh Keogh (Violin); Margaret O Sullivan, Oonagh Keogh (Violin)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7034) / Lncd / 7034

Duration: 2:08


Title: Piano Concerto No.5 In E Flat Major (2nd Movement)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini, Wiener Philharmoniker

Album: The Art of Maurizio Pollini / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 9529

Duration: 8:02


Title: Piano Concerto No.5 In E Flat Major (3rd Movement) Rondo Allegro

Composer: Beethoven Ludwig Van

Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Abbado - Beethoven / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 4642

Duration: 10:44


Title: Rollicking Rakes Jim Bolger

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Band Of The Defence Forces School Of Music

Album: Combined Defence Forces Bands (Ireland) recorded at the NCH Oct. 2013 / Private recording - Irish Defence Forces / Private - Irish Army

Duration: 2:38


Title: Ave Maria

Composer: O'Doherty, Sean/ Nagle, Billy

Performer(s): Luke Nicholas (Boy Soprano)

Duration: 3:18


Title: Gaudeamus Igitur

Composer: Romberg/Donnelly

Performer(s): Mario Lanza

Album: Mario Lanza sings songs from The Studen Prince / RCA Victor / 60048-2-RG

Duration: 2:13


Title: Old Comrades March

Composer: Teike, Carl

Performer(s): Philip Jones Ensemble

Album: Grand March (Record No: 417329-2) / Decca / 417329-2

Duration: 4:55



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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