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    CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS: Alison Kenealy from Dublin, John Rea from Cork and runner-up Seamus Nugent from Kilkenny. 

    Two prize-winners this week! Tune in to Drive to win tickets to see the wonderful tenor Mark Padmore and renowned pianist Paul Lewis perform Schubert‘s sublime masterpiece Die Schöne Müllerin in the National Concert Hall on Sunday 22nd November at 3pm. This is a tale of unrequited love that moves from joyful journeying to anguish and despair, brilliantly interpreted by Padmore, recently voted Vocalist of the Year by Musical America Awards. In addition to the tickets, the first winner will received,a delicious lunch for two at the Terrace Café in the National Concert Hall, with a glass of prosecco on arrival, before the concert.

    Our second winner will receive two tickets to hear virtuoso violinist Nikolaj Znaider and pianist Robert Kulek perform in the National Concert Hall on Wednesday 25th November, followed by an overnight stay for two that night at the magnificent Shelbourne Hotel.

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 26 November 2015


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Battalia, A 10: I- Sonata
      Composer: Biber, Heinrich Ignaz
      Performer(s): Le Concert Des Nations
      Performer(s): Le Concert Des Nations, Hesperion Xxi
      Album: Biber: Baroque Splendour, Alia Vox, AVSA9912
      Duration: 1:44
    • 16:02
      Title: You Must Meet My Wife
      Composer: Sondheim, Stephen
      Performer(s): Len Cariou (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Len Cariou (Vocals), Glynis Johns (Vocals)
      Album: The Sondheim Songbook, Sony Broadway, SK48201
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:15
      Title: Kinloche, His Fantassie
      Composer: Maxwell Davies, Peter
      Performer(s): Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Performer(s): Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Davies, Unicorn-Kanchana, Dkp9070
      Duration: 4:06
    • 16:27
      Title: Choral Dances From 'Gloriana' (Vi): Fifth Dance- Rustics And Fishermen
      Composer: Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Ian Partridge (Tenor), Helen Tunstall (Harp), The Sixteen
      Album: Britten: A Boy Was Born, Collins Classics, 12862
      Duration: 1:19
    • 16:32
      Title: Equinox: Concerto In C (Afternoon): Iii- F Major (Alexandria)
      Composer: Kraggerud, Henning
      Performer(s): Henning Kraggerud (Violin)
      Performer(s): Henning Kraggerud (Violin), Arctic Philharmonic
      Album: Kraggerud: Equinox, Simax Classics, PSC1348
      Duration: 3:04
    • 16:36
      Title: Chi Il Bel Sogno Di Doretta
      Composer: Puccini, Giacomo
      Performer(s): Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Best Romantic Classics 50 (CD 3) - Mediterranean Romance, EMI Classics, 50999 4 57555 2 1
      Duration: 3:08
    • 16:39
      Title: Waltz In A Flat Major No.1 - Farewell
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Zoltan Kocsis (Piano)
      Performer(s): Zoltan Kocsis (Piano)
      Album: 50 x Chopin, Decca, 4786744
      Duration: 3:34
    • 16:48
      Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor Bwv 1041: Ii- Andante
      Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin)
      Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin), Arcangelo
      Album: Alina Ibragimova: Bach Violin Concertos, Hyperion, CDA68068
      Duration: 5:16
    • 17:01
      Title: Hab' Mir's Gelobt - Trio From Act 3 Of Der Rosenkavalier
      Composer: Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Heidi Grant-Murphy (Soprano), Anne Sofie Von Otter (Mezzo-Soprano), Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
      Album: Metropolitan Opera Gala - James Levine's 25th Anniversary, Deutsche Grammophon, 4491772
      Duration: 6:00
    • 17:07
      Title: Meditation From Thais
      Composer: Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin)
      Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Vag Papian (Piano)/ Virtuosi
      Album: Vengerov And Virtuosi, Emi, 5571642
      Duration: 6:06
    • 17:22
      Title: Piano Quintet In E Flat Major Op. 44 - Movement Iii - Scherzo: Molto Vivace
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano), Natalia Priscepenko (Vl), Heime Muller (Vl), Volker Jacobson (Vlo), Eckart Runge (Vlc), Artemis Quartet
      Album: Schumann / Brahms: Piano Quintets - Artemis Quartet - Leif Ove Andsnes, Virgin Classics, 00946 395143 2 8
      Duration: 4:45
    • 17:27
      Title: Stabat Mater In B: V- Sancta Mater
      Composer: Orban, Gyorgy
      Performer(s): Angelica Girls' Choir
      Performer(s): Angelica Girls' Choir, Bence Szepesi, Marcell Horvath (Clarinets), Istvan Lukacshazi (Double Bass), Levente Gyongyosi (Organ), Katinka Kemeny (Flute), Edit Kohazi (Oboe), Attila Janko (Bassoon)
      Album: Orban: Missa No.6, Missa No.9, Stabat Mater in B, Hungaroton Classic, HCD32306
      Duration: 1:40
    • 17:32
      Title: Concerto Rv 171 In Do Maggiore Per S.M.C.C (Iii) Allegro Non Molto
      Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Riccardo Minasi (Violin And Director)
      Performer(s): Riccardo Minasi (Violin And Director), Il Pomo D'Oro
      Album: Vivaldi Concerti per violino IV L'Imeratore, Naive, OP 30533
      Duration: 3:19
    • 17:36
      Title: Jour Et Nuit, Je Me Mets En Quatre (Act 3)
      Composer: Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Georges Gautier (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Georges Gautier (Tenor), Staatskapelle Dresden, Rundfunkchor Leipzig
      Album: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Recordno: 4782675), Decca, 4782675
      Duration: 3:47
    • 17:48
      Title: The Welsh Arrow
      Composer: Bensusan, Pierre
      Performer(s): Pierre Bensusan (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Pierre Bensusan (Guitar)
      Album: Intuite, Favoured Nations, FN2130-2
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:53
      Title: Auf Dem Wasser Zu Singen For Violin And Piano
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin)
      Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Sebastian Knauer (Piano)
      Album: The Romantic Violinist Daniel Hope A Celebration of Joseph Joachim, Deutsche Grammophon, 4779301
      Duration: 3:03
    • 18:09
      Title: Requiem: Vi- Libera Me
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Stephen Cleobury
      Performer(s): Douglas Tang & Tom Etheridge (Organ), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment, The Choir Of King's College Cambridge
      Album: Faure: Requiem/ Cantique de Jean Racine/ Messe Basse, The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, KGS0005
      Duration: 4:48
    • 18:13
      Title: Quartet In G Minor For Piano, Violin, Viola And Cello (Excerpt)
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Walter Trampler
      Performer(s): Walter Trampler, Beaux Arts Trio
      Album: Le Cinema de Patrice Leconte, Arago, 2103061
      Duration: 1:31
    • 18:20
      Title: Dix Pieces Pittoresques: Scherzo-Valse - Vivo
      Complete Work Name: Dix Pieces Pittoresques
      Composer: Chabrier, Emmanuel
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)
      Album: Chabrier: Dix Pieces Pittoresques and Other Piano Music - Angela Hewiitt, Hyperion, CDA67515
      Duration: 4:33
    • 18:32
      Title: Bauern-Polka Op.276 (Peasant Polka) - Live Recording
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Carlos Kleiber (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Carlos Kleiber Conducts Johann Strauss (Recordno: SK45938), Sony, SK45938
      Duration: 2:52
    • 18:39
      Title: Oh What A Beautiful Morning
      Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone)
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), English Northern Philharmonia
      Album: Something Wonderful - Bryn Terfel sings Rodgers and Hammerstein, Deutsche Grammophon, 449163-2
      Duration: 3:03
    • 18:55
      Title: Makin' Whoopee!
      Composer: Donaldson/Kahn
      Performer(s): Harvey And The Wallbangers
      Performer(s): Harvey And The Wallbangers
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7479912), Emi, 7479912
      Duration: 3:41

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