Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 630pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 17 January 2021

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

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

Music Played on the Show


Title: Pulcinella (1st Movement) Sinfonia (Overture). Allegro Moderato

Composer: Stravinsky, Igor

Performer(s): New York Philharmonic

Album: Stravinsky: Petrushka, Pulcinella Suite - New York Philharmonic: Leonard Bernstein / Sony Classical / 82876 78749 2

Duration: 2:04


Title: Scherzo No. 2 In C Minor Op 14

Composer: Schumann, Clara

Performer(s): Isata Kanneh-Mason (Piano)

Album: Romance The Piano Music of Clara Schumann / Decca / Rd30198

Duration: 4:52


Title: An American In Paris (Excerpt Main Title)

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: An American in Paris ( Original Broadway Cast Recording 2015) / Masterworks Broadway

Duration: 4:09


Title: Verano Porteno

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano), Rodolfo Mederos (Bandoneon), Hector Console (Double Bass)

Album: My Beloved Buenos Aires / Teldec / 063013474

Duration: 5:35


Title: Sailing By

Composer: Binge, Ronald

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Music Inspired by the Events of the 20th Century / BBC / Wmef0051-2

Duration: 3:06


Title: Torna A Surriento

Composer: Curtis, Ernesto de

Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), New Symphony Orchestra Of London

Album: Torna a Surriento: Italian Songs / Decca / 417794

Duration: 2:35


Title: Barcarolle

Composer: Bull, Ole Bornemann

Performer(s): Avre Tellefsen (Violin), Harvad Gimse (Piano)

Album: Ole Bull: A Norweigan Pioneer - Arve Tellefsen / Simax Classics / PSC1261

Duration: 2:07


Title: Tarantella (4th Movement) Presto

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Piano), Nelson Freire (Piano)

Album: Martha Argerich The Collection 4 Complete Phillips Recordings (Recordno: 4782746) / Phillips / 4782746

Duration: 5:24


Title: The Carnival Of The Animals Part Ii

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): The Kanneh--Masons

Album: Carnival of the Animals / Decca / 4851156

Duration: 19:13


Title: The Hippopotamus Song

Composer: Flanders And Swann

Performer(s): Michael Flanders (Vocal) & Donald Swann (Vocal)

Album: The Very Best Of Flanders And Swann (Recordno: 724382939924) / Emi / 724382939924

Duration: 2:41


Title: Waltz From Swan Lake

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Philadelphia Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Ballet Suite / Sleeping Beauty / EMI / 7470752

Duration: 6:28


Title: Fantasie For Bassoon And Orchestra (3rd Movement) - Polacca

Composer: Kreutzer, Conradin

Performer(s): Karen Geoghegan (Bassoon), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Bassoon Concertos - Geoghegan / BBC Philharmonic /Noseda / Chandos Records / CHAN 10613

Duration: 3:03


Title: Die Tote Stadt - Mariettas Lied

Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Romance of Korngold / Deutsche Grammophon / 4618342

Duration: 6:03


Title: Clarinet Quintet In B Flat (3rd Movement) Menuetto

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Antony Pay (Clarinet), Nash Ensemble

Album: Weber: Clarinet Quintet / Crd / Crd3398

Duration: 5:30


Title: Children Of The Regiment

Composer: Fucik, Julius

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Wind Ensemble

Album: Prussian and Austrian Marches / Deutsche Grammophon / 4393462

Duration: 3:16


Title: Piano Concerto No. 4 (3rd Movement) - Rondo: Vivace

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Emanuel Ax (Piano), San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

Album: Beethoven: Symphony No.5 / Piano Concerto No.4 - San Francisco Symphony / Tilson Thomas / SFS Media / SFS0037

Duration: 10:11


Title: Requiem In D Minor K.626 - Introitus Requiem

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Sylvia Mcnair, Carolyn Watkinson / Francisco Araiza / Robert Lloyd, Academy And Chorus Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Amadeus the essential Mozart Collection CD2 / Philips Classics / 4643122

Duration: 5:04


Title: Donna Non Vidi Mai

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala

Album: Grandi Voci alla Scala: Giuseppe di Stefano / Massimo Baldini / Fabbri Editore / Allegato al Numero 4 di "Grandi Voci alla Scala"

Duration: 2:33



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Email: weekenddrive@rte.ie

Text: 51554

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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