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    Placido Domingo Competition

    World famous tenor Plácido Domingo will make his long awaited return to Ireland on the 31st May 2015 to perform in Dublin’s 3Arena for a very special concert. Liz has a pair of tickets to give away to the concert every day this week and on Friday, she will pick out an overall winner to receive VIP Tickets, an overnight and dinner for two in the Marker Hotel on May 31st. 

    On the night, Placido will be accompanied by conductor Eugene Kohn and world renowned sopranos Angel Blue & Michaela Oeste, performing with the RTE Concert Orchestra. Don’t miss this unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to see a living legend live on stage. 

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 14 May 2013

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    Maud Cotter at Dublin's Rubicon Gallery in Brussels

    A pyrex tea cup containing nothing less than the entire universe, is among the objects sculptor Maud Cotter has brought along as Dublin's Rubicon Gallery takes temporary residence in Brussels.

    Eurovision for the Birds

    Birds have been singing. People have been listening. For thousands of years. Now we want you to record your favourite birdsong in Ireland and email  Classic Drive your MP3 (max 10MB) before Wednesday 6th May. 

    We'll then pick the best recordings and send them to the Eurovision Birdsong Contest. The basic condition for all entries is that they must be your self-made recording, your self-selected find, your self-defined confrontation with the phenomenon of bird calls and birdsong. On 23 May, the day of the Eurovision Song Contest, Radio Oe1 in Austria will present recordings of birds made by radio listeners all over Europe.

    The best contribution will win  a high-quality pair of binoculars worth €1000 provided by Swarovski Optik, So get listening and recording and send us your birdsong. Listen to our sample from West Cork, recorded last year.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 15:57
      Title: Serenade No. 2 - Movement Ii - Scherzo: Vivace
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 3:02
    • 16:01
      Title: Bassoon Concerto In E Minor - Allegro Poco
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 4:26
    • 16:05
      Title: Nun Komm, Der Heiden Heiland - Now Come, Savior Of The Heathens
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:46
    • 16:11
      Title: Symphony No.2 In B Minor (2nd Movement) Scherzo
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander
      Duration: 5:33
    • 16:18
      Title: Polonaise No. 14 In G Sharp Minor B6/Kkiv: 3
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:56
    • 16:21
      Title: Non Si Dà Follia Maggiore
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 3:32
    • 16:37
      Title: Suite No.2 - Ii. Valse
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 2:02
    • 16:39
      Title: Chansons Francaises: La Belle Se Sied Au Pied De La Tour
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:13
    • 16:43
      Title: Der Rosenkavalier Waltzes
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 7:43
    • 16:50
      Title: Mir Ist So Wunderbar From Fidelio
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:01
    • 16:56
      Title: Wind Octet (2nd Movement) Finale
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:06
    • 17:02
      Title: Symphony No.41 In C "Jupiter" (1st Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 9:32
    • 17:11
      Title: Un Di, Felice, Etera (Act 1)
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 3:53
    • 17:17
      Title: Clair De Lune
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 5:57
    • 17:22
      Title: Linden Lea
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 2:45
    • 17:29
      Title: Concerto In E Flat For 2 Horns And Orchestra - Iii. Rondo
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 5:15
    • 17:34
      Title: Was Gleicht Wohl Uaf Erden
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Performer(s): Weber, Carl Maria Von
      Duration: 2:43
    • 17:40
      Title: Quartet For Flute, Violin, Viola And Cello In G Major Op. 3 No.
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Joseph
      Performer(s): Schmitt, Joseph
      Duration: 2:37
    • 17:42
      Title: Quartet For Saxophones - Iv. Rondo
      Performer(s): Perry, Anita
      Performer(s): Perry, Anita
      Duration: 3:58
    • 17:48
      Title: Symphony In C Major (1st Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 7:38
    • 18:01
      Title: Ainsi Que La Brise Legere
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 2:52
    • 18:05
      Title: Fandango
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi
      Duration: 4:54
    • 18:11
      Title: Serenade Op. 44 - Movement I - Moderato, Quasi Marcia
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:16
      Title: Berceuse S 174 (First Version)
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 4:35
    • 18:20
      Title: Meditation From Tha?S
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Performer(s): Massenet, Jules
      Duration: 6:52
    • 18:29
      Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In A Minor Op.77 (4th Movement) Burlesque :
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 5:05
    • 18:40
      Title: An Ending (Ascent)
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Performer(s): Eno, Brian
      Duration: 4:07
    • 18:44
      Title: Tromba Lontana
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 4:34
    • 18:50
      Title: Don Quixote Suite: Ouverture
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp
      Duration: 5:57

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