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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 Friday 28 June 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Memorise This!

    Dave Flynn, founder of Clare Memory Orchestra, on building an orchestra for playing from memory.

    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

    • 16:00
      Title: Soldiers' Chorus From Faust
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 3:33
    • 16:04
      Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor (2nd Movement) Intermezzo : Andantino
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Schumann, Robert
      Duration: 5:12
    • 16:09
      Title: Double Bass Quartet No.3 In D (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Minuetto
      Performer(s): Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
      Performer(s): Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
      Duration: 3:06
    • 16:13
      Title: Ottone In Villa - Sinfonia In C Major - Allegro
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:07
    • 16:16
      Title: Eliza Aria
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Performer(s): Kats-Chernin, Elena
      Duration: 3:32
    • 16:21
      Title: Serenade No.10 In B Major Gran Partita - Adagio
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:10
    • 16:27
      Title: Away With These Self-Loving Lads
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 2:06
    • 16:32
      Title: Allegro - Choral Alleluia
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:26
    • 16:38
      Title: Palillos Y Panderetas (3rd Movement) Alegre Manana
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 3:29
    • 16:42
      Title: Waltz In C Sharp Minor Op.64 No.2
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:41
    • 16:46
      Title: Serenade For Wind In D Op44 Minuettoandtrio
      Performer(s): Dvorak
      Performer(s): Dvorak
      Duration: 6:24
    • 16:54
      Title: Oh, Quand Je Dors
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Performer(s): Liszt, Franz
      Duration: 5:24
    • 16:59
      Title: Seascape - Allegro Ben Moderato
      Performer(s): Bridge, Frank
      Performer(s): Bridge, Frank
      Duration: 7:36
    • 17:15
      Title: Libertango
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor
      Duration: 5:04
    • 17:21
      Title: Amapola
      Performer(s): Lacalle
      Performer(s): Lacalle
      Duration: 4:42
    • 17:26
      Title: Milonga Para Amar (Milonga For Loving)
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Performer(s): Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando
      Duration: 3:57
    • 17:34
      Title: Andante Cantabile
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 8:45
    • 17:43
      Title: Porgi Amor
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 3:41
    • 17:46
      Title: Threepenny Opera Suite: Tango-Ballad
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Performer(s): Weill, Kurt
      Duration: 3:06
    • 17:52
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G (3rd Movement) Presto
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 4:38
    • 17:58
      Title: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme Suite Op. 60 - Entrance And Dance Of Th
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): Strauss, Richard
      Duration: 5:19
    • 18:04
      Title: Symphony No.5 (Finale)
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 9:04
    • 18:12
      Title: Divertimento In B Flat(2nd Movement)
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 2:21
    • 18:16
      Title: Les Biches (2nd Movement) Adagietto
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:20
      Title: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetee (Flower Song)
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 4:35
    • 18:25
      Title: My Edward And I
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario
      Duration: 4:08
    • 18:33
      Title: O Magnum Mysterium
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Performer(s): Lauridsen, Morten
      Duration: 6:55
    • 18:47
      Title: Morning On The Ranch
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Performer(s): Copland, Aaron
      Duration: 4:54
    • 18:52
      Title: Three American Dances - Cuban Feel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Performer(s): Schnyder, Daniel
      Duration: 3:37
    • 18:55
      Title: Waltz No.2 (Jazz Suite No.2)
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Duration: 3:50

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