Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 630pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Saturday 12 September 2020

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

The best orchestral works, chamber music and favourite tunes, performed by great international and Irish artists.

Poetry File with Anne Tannam

This week, poet Anne Tannam reads Friday Night in January

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: Sonata In B Flat Major, D 960 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)

Album: Hugh Tinney: A Portrait / RTE lyric fm / CD142

Duration: 4:10


Title: Ungewitter

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Calmus Ensemble

Album: Calmus Ensemble: Hausmusik / Carus / Carus 83.447

Duration: 2:44


Title: Clarinet Quintet In A (2nd Movement) Larghetto

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Erik Hoeprich (Bassetclarinet), Lucy Van Dael (Violin), Alda Stuurop (Violin), Wim Ten Have (Viola), Wouter Möller (Cello)

Album: Mozart: Clarinet Concerto, Clarinet Quintet / Philips / 420242-2

Duration: 5:54


Title: March For The Royal Society Of Musicians

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Philharmonia Virtuosi

Album: Trafalgar Haydn and Clementi / essay / CD1087

Duration: 4:23


Title: Ich Folge Dir Gleichfalls

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Carolyn Sampson (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Eighteenth Century

Album: JS Bach: St. John Passion / Glossa / GCD 921113

Duration: 4:08


Title: Matinees Musicales (3rd Movement) Waltz

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): National Philharmonic Orchestra, National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Britten / Decca / 425 659-2

Duration: 1:52


Title: Ragtime For Violin - The Easy Winners

Composer: Joplin, Scott

Performer(s): Leila Josefowicz (Violin), John Novacek (Piano)

Album: Americana - Leila Josefowicz / Philips / 462 948-2

Duration: 3:13


Title: Flute Concerto No.7 In E Minor (I) Allegro

Composer: Devienne, François

Performer(s): Kammerorchester Basel

Album: Revolution - Flute Concertos: Emmanuel Pahud / Warner Classics / 0825646276783

Duration: 8:19


Title: Luoghi Sereni E Cari (1925)

Composer: Donaudy

Performer(s): John Mccormack (Tenor)

Album: John McCormack - A Patrician Artist Complete Electrical Recordings / Marston / 51601-2

Duration: 2:37


Title: Bird Songs At Eventide

Composer: Coates, Eric/'Royden Barrie'

Performer(s): John Mccormack (Tenor)

Album: John McCormack - A Patrician Artist Complete Electrical Recordings / Marston / 51601-2

Duration: 3:00


Title: Gaelic Symphony (2nd Movement) Alla Siciliana - Allegro Vivace - Andante

Composer: Beach, Amy

Performer(s): Nashville Symphony Orchestra

Album: American Classics - Amy Beach / Naxos / 8.559139

Duration: 7:26


Title: Piano Quintet In A Major, Op. 81 (3rd Movement) Scherzo - Molto Vivace

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Evgeny Kissin (Piano)

Album: The New York Concert - Evgeny Kissin & Emerson Quartet / Deutsche Grammphon / 4836574

Duration: 4:09


Title: Nachtgesang Im Walde D913 (Nightime Song In The Forest)

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Michael Thompson Horn Quartet

Album: Nightsong / RCA

Duration: 6:07


Title: Horn Concerto No. 2 In E Flat K 417 - Movement Ii - Andante

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): John Ryan (Horn), Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Four x Four / RTE Lyric FM / CD105

Duration: 3:58


Title: The Song Is You

Composer: Kern, Jerome

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Sinfonietta, London Sinfonietta Chorus

Album: Jerome Kern Treasury / Angel / 077705488326

Duration: 3:10


Title: I Got Rhythm

Composer: Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira

Performer(s): Kim Criswell & Chorus, John Wilson Orchestra, The Maida Vale Singers

Album: That's Entertainment - A Celebration of the MGM Film Musicals / EMI Classics / 5099902884523

Duration: 5:35


Title: She Moved Through The Fair

Composer: Trad (Irish)

Performer(s): Albrecht Mayer, The King's Singers

Album: Albrecht Mayer The King's Singers - Let It Snow / Deutsche Grammophon / 4791907

Duration: 6:30


Title: La Revoltosa: Overture

Composer: Chapi, Ruperto

Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Los Romeros

Album: Bizet: Carmen Suite / Falla: Dances - Los Romeros / Philips / 412 609-2

Duration: 5:03


Title: Cavatina: La Tremenda Ultrice Spada

Complete Work Name: I Capuleti E I Montecchi

Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo

Performer(s): Elina Garanca (Mezzo-Soprano), Ildebrando D'Arcangelo (Bass-Baritone), Matthew Polenzani (Tenor), Filarmonica Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna, Coro Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna

Album: Elina Garanca - Bel Canto / Deutsche Grammophon / 4777460

Duration: 3:34


Title: Montagues And Capulets

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Best Classical Album in the World... Ever! / Virgin / 724384416126

Duration: 1:58


Title: You'll Never Walk Alone

Composer: Richard Rodgers & Oscar hammerstein

Performer(s): Lesley Garret

Album: Classic Voices 2 / Decca / NT UCJ 08

Duration: 4:23


Title: Concerto In D For Violin (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: Vivaldi: Late Violin Concertos / Sony Classical / Sk89362

Duration: 3:42


Title: String Quartet No.14 In D Minor, (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Molto

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra String Ensemble

Album: Schubert - Death and the Maiden - Roman Simovic / LSO / LSO0786

Duration: 3:44



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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