Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 19 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: Coronation March

Composer: Meyerbeer, Giacomo

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Famous Marches (Recordno: CDZ7672522) / EMI / CDZ7672522

Duration: 3:55


Title: Invocation

Composer: Lloyd Webber, William

Performer(s): Skaila Kanga (Harp), City Of London Sinfonia

Album: Within a Dream - A Celebration of the Artistry of Richard Hickox / Chandos / CHAN 10568

Duration: 3:21


Title: I Could Have Danced All Night

Composer: Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Renée Fleming, Staatskapelle Dresden

Album: Tonight / Deutsche Grammophon / 4792483

Duration: 2:43


Title: Orpheus In The Underworld - Can Can

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Album: The No.1 Classical Album / PolyGram Classics an Jazz / 4561952

Duration: 2:07


Title: Cavalleria Rusticana Intermezzo

Composer: Mascagni, Pietro

Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar)

Album: Craig Ogden Summertime / Universal / CFMD20

Duration: 3:21


Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 (3rd Movement) Presto

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Concerto Italiano

Album: Brandenburg Concertos / Naive Records / NIC40030

Duration: 4:34


Title: Polka De V R

Complete Work Name: Polka De V R

Composer: Behr, Franz

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)

Album: Rachmaninov: Complete Solo Piano Music - Howard Shelley - Disk 8 / Hyperion / CDS44048

Duration: 4:09


Title: Paddington Bear's First Concert Part 3

Composer: Chappell, Herbert

Performer(s): Stephen Fry (Narrator), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Paddington Bear's First Concert / Sony Classical / 82876844202

Duration: 12:33


Title: Three Blinde Mice

Composer: Ravenscroft, Thomas

Performer(s): Laoise O'Brien (Recorders), Kamala Bain (Recorders), Eamon Sweeney (5-Course Guitar), Malachy Robinson (3-Stringed Double Bass)

Album: Sonnets for the Cradle / Laoise O'Brien 2012 / LOB002

Duration: 1:33


Title: Yellow

Composer: Berryman/Buckland/Champion/Martin

Performer(s): Scala & Kolacny Bros

Album: Promo CD Single (Recordno: PROMO CD) / PIAS / PROMO CD

Duration: 3:29


Title: Piano Sonata In D (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Piano), Alexandre Rabinovitch (Piano)

Album: Mozart: Piano Duets / Teldec / 4509-91378-2

Duration: 4:55


Title: Scarborough Fair

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Sheku Kanneh-Mason (Cello)

Album: Sheku Kanneh-Mason / Decca / 405 0241

Duration: 3:14


Title: Country Tune

Composer: Bax, Arnold

Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: The Irish Piano / RTE lyric fm / CD138

Duration: 2:14


Title: Dansa Brasileira

Composer: Guarnieri, Camargo Mozart

Performer(s): The Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: The Latin Album / BMG Entertainment / 09026637172

Duration: 2:13


Title: Jota

Composer: Chapi, Ruperto

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Jose Carreras sings Zarzuela / Koch Records / 321948 H1

Duration: 4:22


Title: Warsaw Concerto

Composer: Addinsell, Richard

Performer(s): Daniel Adni (Piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Warsaw Concerto / EMI / Cdcfp9020

Duration: 8:11


Title: Illumination

Composer: Text; Trad/Music; McGlynn

Performer(s): Lucy Champion (Voice), Anuna

Album: Illuminations / Danu 2014 / Danu 031

Duration: 3:16


Title: Concerto In Eb Major For Harpsichord, Fortepiano, 2 Flutes, 2 Horns, Strngs And Basso Continuo - I. Allegro Molto

Composer: Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

Performer(s): Leon Berben (Harpsichord), Robert Hill (Fortepiano), Musica Antiqua Koln

Album: Bachiana music by the Bach family \ double concertos / Deutsche Grammophon / 4715792

Duration: 6:43



Contact the Show

Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric


Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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