Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 7pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 2 August 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: The Sea Hawk - Suite

Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Album: Masters and Commanders - Cincinnati Pops Orchestra: Erich Kunzel / Telarc / CD-80682

Duration: 5:36


Title: Miroirs 3. Une Barque Sur L'Ocean

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Kevin Jansson (Piano)

Album: Kevin Jansson: Ravel, Escaich, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Ligeti / Claves

Duration: 7:58


Title: The Bassoon - Humorous Song

Composer: Ashlyn, Quenton J

Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon), Richard Suart (Baritone), The New London Orchestra

Album: The Playful Pachyderm: Classic Miniatures for Bassoon and Orchestra / Hyperion / CDA67453

Duration: 3:28


Title: N'Est-Ce Plus Ma Main

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra

Album: Duets And Arias / Emi Classics / 724355611727

Duration: 3:36


Title: Neapolitan Dance From Swan Lake

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Timofei Dokschitzer (Trumpet), Orchestra Of The Bolshoi Theater Moscow

Album: Trumpet Rhapsody / BMG Classics / 74321-32045-2

Duration: 2:05


Title: Fandango

Composer: Perkins, Frank

Performer(s): Dallas Wind Symphony

Album: Fiesta / Reference Recordings / RR-38CD

Duration: 3:58


Title: La Mer

Composer: Trenet

Performer(s): Charles Trenet (Vocals), Albert Lasry & His Orchestra

Album: Vie Parisienne / Past Perfect / PPCD78149

Duration: 3:17


Title: The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Composer: Dukas, Paul

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Dukas: Symphony in C, The Sorcerer's Apprentice / Naxos / 8.573296

Duration: 10:53


Title: Laudate Dominum

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 412873-2) / Philips / 412873-2

Duration: 5:10


Title: Clarinet Concerto (2nd Movement) Scherzando

Composer: Francaix, Jean

Performer(s): John Finucane (Clarinet), Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Clarinet Variations: John Finucane / RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra / Houlihan / RTÉ lyric fm / CD124

Duration: 5:13


Title: Sea Pictures Op.37 (3rd Movement) Sabbath Morning At Sea

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Janet Baker (Mezzo-Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Elgar: Cello Concerto & Sea Pictures / EMI / CDC 747329 2

Duration: 6:20


Title: Sea Pictures Op.37 (4th Movement) Where Corals Lie

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Janet Baker (Mezzo-Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Elgar: Cello Concerto & Sea Pictures / EMI / CDC 747329 2

Duration: 4:11


Title: Cello Concerto No.10 In D Major (1st Movement) Allegro Maestoso

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Andrés Gabetta (Violin & Director), Cappella Gabetta

Album: Dolce Duello / DeccaDecca / 4832473

Duration: 8:14


Title: Pour Le Piano: (Iii) Toccata

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Fiachra Garvey (Piano)

Album: Fiachra Garvey: For the Piano (CD137) / RTE lyric fm / CD137

Duration: 4:07


Title: Se Tu M'Ami

Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Performer(s): Inessa Galante (Soprano), I Musici

Album: Arietta: Inessa Galante / Campion Records / RRCD1345

Duration: 3:55


Title: Violin Concerto In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Orchestra Mozart

Album: Pergolesi : Stabat Mater / Violin Concerto / Salve Regina / Archiv Produktion / 4778077

Duration: 3:52


Title: Sobre Las Olas (Over The Waves)

Composer: Rosas, Juventino

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Americas

Album: Mi Alma Mexicana My Mexican Soul / Sony Classical / 88697755552

Duration: 4:39


Title: 3 A.M. - Galant De Jour

Composer: Francaix, Jean

Performer(s): Albrecht Mayer (Oboe), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Bonjour Paris - Albrecht Meyer / Decca Records / 478 2564

Duration: 3:25



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @evelynlyric


Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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