Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive

Saturday 4 – 630pm & Sunday 4 - 6pm

Evelyn Grant's Weekend Drive Sunday 21 February 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

16:00

Title: Chinese Galop

Composer: Strauss, Johann I

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: New Year's Concert 2008 - Vienna Philharmonic / Georges Pretre / Decca / 4780034

Duration: 1:45

16:02

Title: Standchen

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Arleen Auger, Dalton Baldwin (Piano)

Album: Love Songs (Recordno: 3029) / Delos / 3029

Duration: 2:22

16:06

Title: Romance For Viola & Piano

Composer: Vaughan-Williams, R

Performer(s): Ellen Nisbeth (Viola)

Album: Songs of Travel / BIS / BIS-2182-SACD

Duration: 6:35

16:13

Title: Rising Early In The Morning

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): King's Singers

Album: The King's Singers: Here's a Howdy Do! / BMG / 09026618852

Duration: 4:20

16:20

Title: Bassoon Concerto In A Minor (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Klaus Thunemann (Bassoon), I Musici

Album: Antonio Vivaldi: Bassoon Concertos / Philips / 4752332

Duration: 3:20

16:24

Title: Ombra Di Nube

Composer: Refice

Performer(s): Renée Fleming (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Guilty Pleasures / Decca / 478 5107

Duration: 3:31

16:28

Title: Songs Of Springtime (1st Movement) - Under The Greenwood Tree

Composer: Moeran, Ernest John

Performer(s): National Chamber Choir Of Ireland

Album: One Day Fine: Choral Music from Ireland - National Chamber Choir / RTE lyric fm / CD131

Duration: 1:16

16:34

Title: Prelude In E Minor

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Chucho Valdes (Piano)

Album: Fantasia Cubana - Chucho Valdes / Blue Note Records / 57189

Duration: 4:30

16:40

Title: Jazz Man

Composer: Britten, Benjamin/Farjean, Eleanor

Performer(s): Alison Thomas (Piano), Rte Cor Na Nog

Album: RTE Cor na nOg / RTE Recording

Duration: 0:52

16:42

Title: Simple Symphony (1st Movement) Boisterous Bourree

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Britten: Young Person'S Guide To The Orchestra / Decca / 417509-2

Duration: 3:27

16:45

Title: Simple Symphony (2nd Movement) Playful Pizzicato

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Britten: Young Person'S Guide To The Orchestra / Decca / 417509-2

Duration: 3:05

16:48

Title: Simple Symphony (3rd Movement) Sentimental Sarabande

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Britten: Young Person'S Guide To The Orchestra / Decca / 417509-2

Duration: 7:55

16:56

Title: Simple Symphony (4th Movement) Frolicsome Finale

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Britten: Young Person'S Guide To The Orchestra / Decca / 417509-2

Duration: 3:02

17:01

Title: The Salley Gardens

Composer: Trad Arr Britten

Performer(s): Matthew Barley (Multi-Tracked Cello)

Album: Around Britten: Matthew Barley / Signum Records / SIGCD318

Duration: 2:33

17:06

Title: Fiddle-Faddle

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: Leroy Anderson - Greatest Hits / RCA Victor/BMG Classics / 09026 61237 2

Duration: 3:14

17:10

Title: Non T'Amo Piu

Composer: Tosti, Francesco Paolo

Performer(s): Elina Garanca (Mezzo-Soprano)

Album: Sol y Vida / Deutsche Grammophon / 483 6217

Duration: 5:23

17:26

Title: Messe Solennelle - Gloria

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Monteverdi Choir

Album: Berlioz: Messe Solennelle / Philips / 442137-2

Duration: 4:13

17:37

Title: Concerto In D Major For Tromobone And Orchestra (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Leopold

Performer(s): Jorgen Van Rijen (Trombone), Combattimento Consort Amsterdam

Album: Sackbutt : Trombone in the 17th & 18th Centuries / Channel Classic / CCSSA26708

Duration: 5:02

17:45

Title: Gaultier Malde!...Caro Nome

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano), Renato Ercolani, Elvira Galassi, William Dickie, La Scala Orchestra Milan

Album: Verdi: Rigoletto / EMI Classics / 077774746984

Duration: 7:29

17:53

Title: Riverdance: (Iv) The Countess Cathleen / Women Of Sidhe

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Bill Whelan: Linen and Lace: Inishlacken / Riverdance / RTE lyric fm / CD155

Duration: 3:32

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Presenter: Evelyn Grant

Producer : Ian McGlynn

Production Co-Ordinator : Linda McGlynn

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