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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 Wednesday 15 May 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Liz brings you the perfect soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news, traffic, business and entertainment. plus Culture File at 6.40pm.
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    Culture File - Food Writer Claudia Roden

    Cookbook writer and recipe collector supreme, Claudia Roden, on a life in search of food culture.

    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

    • 15:56
      Title: Finale
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille
      Duration: 2:16
    • 15:59
      Title: Concerto No.6 Bwv 1051 In B Flat Major (1st Movement) - Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 5:46
    • 16:04
      Title: The Gadfly - Folk Festival
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 2:56
    • 16:07
      Title: Merce Dilette Amiche From Sicilian Vespers
      Performer(s): Verdi
      Performer(s): Verdi
      Duration: 4:15
    • 16:12
      Title: Hungarian Melody In B Minor. D817
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 3:44
    • 16:17
      Title: Theme And Variations Ii-V From Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 2:19
    • 16:19
      Title: Concerto For Violin And Viola With Orchestra Op. 88 - Movement I
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Performer(s): Bruch, Max
      Duration: 5:50
    • 16:29
      Title: Overture: La Revoltosa
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Performer(s): Chapi, Ruperto
      Duration: 5:18
    • 16:36
      Title: Sinfonia Il Giorno Onomastico - Ii. Larghetto
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Performer(s): Salieri, Antonio
      Duration: 5:36
    • 16:42
      Title: Ein Marchen Aus 1001 Nacht - Scene Phantastique
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Performer(s): Lehar, Franz
      Duration: 6:10
    • 16:49
      Title: Couplets Des Baisers
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques
      Duration: 3:07
    • 16:52
      Title: Anitra's Dance
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:57
      Title: Symphony No. 40 In G Minor Molto Allegro (1st Movement)
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 8:48
    • 17:08
      Title: Mazurka-Etude
      Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent
      Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent
      Duration: 3:50
    • 17:11
      Title: Three Choral Songs No.2 'In The Seraglio Garden'
      Performer(s): Stenhammar
      Performer(s): Stenhammar
      Duration: 3:31
    • 17:16
      Title: The Little Bells, Scherzino The Wand Of Youth Suite No.2 Op.1b -
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 2:37
    • 17:23
      Title: Clair De Lune
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 3:18
    • 17:29
      Title: Toy Symphony (5th Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Performer(s): Mozart, Leopold
      Duration: 2:38
    • 17:31
      Title: Eliza Aria
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Duration: 3:32
    • 17:38
      Title: Andante Amoroso
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo
      Duration: 3:46
    • 17:41
      Title: Il Core Vi Dono, Bell'idolo Mio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 4:38
    • 17:48
      Title: The White Concerto - Movement I
      Performer(s): Vahi, Peeter
      Performer(s): Vahi, Peeter
      Duration: 5:31
    • 17:56
      Title: Das Lied Von Der Erde - Von Der Jugend
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Mahler, Gustav
      Duration: 3:58
    • 18:13
      Title: Trois Novelettes: No.1 In C. Modéré Sans Lenteur
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 2:37
    • 18:20
      Title: No.17 Panorama (Act 2)
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:23
      Title: I Don't Feel Alone Anymore
      Performer(s): Danna
      Performer(s): Danna
      Duration: 2:37
    • 18:29
      Title: Violin Concerto In G Major (3rd Movement) - Allegro
      Performer(s): Nardini, Pietro
      Performer(s): Nardini, Pietro
      Duration: 5:52
    • 18:42
      Title: Son For Fl And Pno In C (3rd Movement) Rondo
      Performer(s): Kuhlau, Friedrich
      Performer(s): Kuhlau, Friedrich
      Duration: 6:46
    • 18:49
      Title: Gavot
      Performer(s): White, John
      Performer(s): White, John
      Duration: 3:32
    • 18:52
      Title: One Charming Night
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Performer(s): Purcell, Henry
      Duration: 2:46

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