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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 Monday 7 October 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    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: Mazurka In D Op33/2
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 3:03
    • 16:03
      Title: Polonaise B100
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:35
    • 16:09
      Title: Delicieuses Cimes
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Performer(s): Canteloube, Joseph
      Duration: 3:43
    • 16:14
      Title: Fantasy For Clarinet And Strings
      Performer(s): Potter, Archibald James
      Performer(s): Potter, Archibald James
      Duration: 5:25
    • 16:20
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:23
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:25
      Title: From Holberg's Time : Sarabande Andante
      Performer(s): Grieg Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg Edvard
      Duration: 3:29
    • 16:32
      Title: Piano Concerto No 4 In G Major Op. 58 - Movement Ii - Andante Co
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:40
    • 16:37
      Title: Una Voce Poco F?, From Barber Of Seville
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino
      Duration: 6:34
    • 16:43
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Cruft, Adrian
      Performer(s): Cruft, Adrian
      Duration: 3:45
    • 16:45
      Title: Symphony No. 1 In E Flat Major Op. 20 - Movement Iv - Finale: Allegretto
      Performer(s): Spohr, Louis
      Performer(s): Spohr, Louis
      Duration: 8:57
    • 16:56
      Title: Sonat In D Minor - Allegro
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 2:50
    • 16:59
      Title: Trio For Clarinet, Cello And Piano In A Minor (Iii) Andantino Gr
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 4:41
    • 17:05
      Title: La Vie En Rose
      Performer(s): Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Performer(s): Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Duration: 3:36
    • 17:08
      Title: Les Vieux Beaux
      Performer(s): Francaix, Jean
      Performer(s): Francaix, Jean
      Duration: 2:31
    • 17:12
      Title: North Circular
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Performer(s): Dennehy, Donncha
      Duration: 1:26
    • 17:14
      Title: Trittico Botticelliano, 3 Botticelli Pictures - La Primavera
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 5:55
    • 17:21
      Title: Laudate Puer I - V Suscitans
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:23
      Title: Track 08
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:33
      Title: Gavotte
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 5:26
    • 17:38
      Title: Gigue
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann
      Duration: 1:43
    • 17:47
      Title: Mlada - Lithuanian Dance
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay
      Duration: 2:38
    • 17:52
      Title: Flower Song, From Carmen
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): Bizet, Georges
      Duration: 4:42
    • 17:58
      Title: Violin Concerto In E Minor (1st Movement) Allegro Molto Appassio
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix
      Duration: 13:12
    • 18:10
      Title: Spanish Dance No 4 - Villanesca
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique Arr Julian Bream
      Performer(s): Granados, Enrique Arr Julian Bream
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:16
      Title: Pedal Exercitium Bwv 598
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 2:20
    • 18:18
      Title: Ah, My Soul, Why So Dismayed
      Performer(s): Gibbons,Christopher
      Performer(s): Gibbons,Christopher
      Duration: 2:49
    • 18:21
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 4:47
    • 18:26
      Title: Twilight And Shadow
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Performer(s): Shore, Howard
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:33
      Title: Cavatina (Romanca Latina)
      Performer(s): Myers, Stanley
      Performer(s): Myers, Stanley
      Duration: 6:20
    • 18:41
      Title: Four Legends For Orchestra
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 6:34
    • 18:47
      Title: Nuit Resplendissante
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 5:48
    • 18:53
      Title: Pastoral Suite - Romance
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Performer(s): Larsson, Lars-Erik
      Duration: 5:02
    • 18:58
      Title: Water Music Suite No.3 In G (4th Movement) Gigues
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 1:55

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