Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 5 July 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.

My Creative Life - The Lawlor Family

To mark Cruinniú na nÓg 2020, Ireland's national day of free creativity for children and young people, we meet the musical Lawlor family who explain how they make music together during lockdown, made under the auspices of Music Generation Roscommon. 

"My Creative Life" is made by Grey Heron Media for RTÉ Jr and Creative Ireland. Subscribe to My Creative Life wherever you get your podcasts. 

Music Played on the Show


Title: Suite Italienne - Serenata

Composer: Stravinsky, Igor

Performer(s): Solenne Paidassi (Violin), Frédéric Vaysse-Knitter (Piano)

Album: Szymanowski, Stravinksy / Aparté / AP095

Duration: 3:22


Title: Suite Italienne From Pulcinella For Violin And Piano (4th Movement) Gavotta Con Due Variaziono

Composer: Stravinsky, Igor

Performer(s): Francesca Dega (Violin), Francesca Leonardi (Piano)

Album: Suite Italienne / 2018 Universal Music Italia srl / 481 7297

Duration: 3:37


Title: From The Bohemian Forest: V- Silent Woods

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Rinaldo Zhok (Piano)

Album: Dvorak: From the Bohemian Forest & Dumky / Odradek Records / ODRCD323

Duration: 6:34


Title: Just My Luck

Performer(s): Ian Date (Guitar)

Duration: 3:52


Title: Once Upon A Time In The West

Composer: Morricone, Ennio/Travia, Maria

Performer(s): Hayley Westernra (Vocal), Roma Sinfonietta

Album: Hayley Westenra - Paradiso - Ennio Morricone / Decca / 4783087

Duration: 3:57


Title: Peter And The Wolf: This Is The Story Of Peter And The Wolf (I)

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Sean Connery (Narrator)

Album: Decca / Decca

Duration: 2:00


Title: Peter And The Wolf: It Was Early Morning (Ii)

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Sean Connery (Narrator)

Album: Decca / Decca

Duration: 7:58


Title: Peter And The Wolf: Grandfather Led Him Back To The House (Iii)

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Sean Connery (Narrator)

Album: Decca / Decca

Duration: 3:21


Title: The Varsity Student's Rag

Composer: The Nash Ensemble

Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble

Album: Sir John Betjeman's Varsity Rag / Virgin Records / CASCD 1154

Duration: 3:26


Title: Calypso

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Ann Murray (Mezzo)

Album: Ann Murray & Malcolm Martineau / Avie / AV2077

Duration: 2:18


Title: Cocktails For Two

Performer(s): Ian Date (Guitar)

Duration: 2:42


Title: Fugace From Music From Suite For Flute And Jazz Piano

Composer: Bolling, Claude

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Jorge Gomez (Piano)

Album: James Galway Celebrating 70 A Collection of Personal Favourites / Sony / 88697422012

Duration: 4:22


Title: Die Post

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), Daniel Barenboim (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Winterreise (Recordno: 463501-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 463501-2

Duration: 2:15


Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In D Flat Major Op. 10 (3rd Movement) Allegro Scherzando

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Great Piano Concertos - Vladimir Ashkenazy - Disk 10 / Decca / 473 611-2

Duration: 4:17


Title: Dieser Anstand So Manierlich

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor)

Album: Jonas Kaufmann: Wien / Sony / 29075951412

Duration: 5:18


Title: Fruhlingsstimmen (Voices Of Spring)

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Popular Waltzes / Decca / 478 4229

Duration: 6:10


Title: Woodbrook

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Performer(s): Micheal O'Suilleabhain (Piano), Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Most Relaxing Classical Album In The World... Ever Vol 2 / Virgin/Emi / 724384763824

Duration: 3:32


Title: Conga!

Composer: Bernstein/Comden/Green

Performer(s): Kim Criswell (Alto)

Album: Bernstein: Wonderful Town / EMI Classics / 7243 5 56756 2 3

Duration: 3:36


Title: Peanut Vendor

Composer: Simons, Moises

Performer(s): Kent Larsen (Trombone), Stan Kenton & His Orchestra

Album: Stan Kenton - Kenton in Hi-Fi / Capitol Jazz / CDP 7 98451 2

Duration: 4:35


Title: Prelude And Fugue In E Flat Minor

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)

Album: The Well- Tempered Clavier Book 1 / Decca / 414388-2

Duration: 8:09


Title: Sonata No. 2 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Rondeau. Allegretto

Composer: Rosetti, Antonio

Performer(s): Naoko Yoshino (Harp)

Album: Debussy: Clair de lune Musique romantique pour harpe - Naoko Yoshino / Philips / 446 064-2

Duration: 2:06



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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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