Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 21 April 2014

Join Liz for her brand new show: Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes, Monday to Friday, 10am to 12pm.

Details of the new time slot are here.

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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Music Played on the Show


Title: Romance For Cello And Orchestra Op.36

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Torleif Thedeen (Cello), Tapiola Sinfonietta

Album: Camille Saint-Saens: The Two Cello Concertos - Thedeen / Tapiola Sinfonietta / Kantorow / BIS / BIS-CD-956

Duration: 4:03


Title: Mise Eire (Orchestral Suite) - Mobilisation Easter 1916 (Boolavogue)

Composer: O Riada, Sean

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Sean O Riada: Orchestral Works (Recordno: CD136) / RTE Lyric fm / CD136

Duration: 1:09


Title: L'Aurora - Son Io La Vita

Complete Work Name: Iris

Composer: Mascagni, Pietro

Performer(s): Munich Radio Orchestra/ Bayreuth Radio Orchestra

Album: Iris / Masterworks/Sony / 00099704482026

Duration: 4:20


Title: Bartered Bride: Overture -- Bartered Bride

Complete Work Name: Bartered Bride

Composer: Smetana, Bedrich

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Smetana: Bartered Bride / From My Life / Chandos / Chan8412

Duration: 6:31


Title: Chi Il Bel Sogno Di Doretta -- Not Available

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: La Rondine / EMI / 7243 5 56338 2 8

Duration: 2:22


Title: Liebesleid -- Liebesleid

Complete Work Name: Liebesleid

Composer: Kreisler, Fritz

Performer(s): Sergei Nakariakov (Trumpet), Maria Meerovitch (Piano)

Album: Widmung / Warner Classics / 2564 65958-9

Duration: 3:45


Title: Minuet No.5 In C D89

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Moscow Virtuosi

Album: Schubert: Symphony No.5, 5 German Dances, 5 Minuets / RCA / RD60452

Duration: 4:35


Title: Piano Sonata No.3 In B Minor (4th Movement) Finale

Complete Work Name: Piano Sonata No.3 In B Minor

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)

Album: Chopin - Ballades / Third Sonata / Hyperion / CDH55182

Duration: 5:14


Title: Esti Dal

Composer: Kodaly, Zoltan

Performer(s): King's Singers

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Sigcd090) ~~ C916710 / Signum Records / Sigcd090

Duration: 3:17


Title: Jupiter, The Bringer Of Jollity

Complete Work Name: The Planets Suite

Composer: Holst, Gustav

Performer(s): National Orchestra Of France

Album: Passport to the British Isles (Recordno: Skf47280) / Sony Masterworks / Skf47280

Duration: 7:27


Title: The Devil's Galop

Composer: Charles Williams

Performer(s): New London Orchestra

Album: British Light Music Classics (Recordno: Cda668681958) / Hyperion / Cda668681958

Duration: 3:18


Title: Hexentanz (Witches Dance) Op.17 No.2

Composer: MacDowell, Edward

Performer(s): Stephen Prutsman (Piano), National Symphony Orchestra Of Ireland

Album: The Liberty Trail / Naxos / 8.559121

Duration: 3:07


Title: Concerto For Violin In G Major Op. 3 No. 9 (1st Movement) Allegro / Capiccio / Cadenza / Allegro

Complete Work Name: Concerto For Violin In G Major Op. 3 No. 9

Composer: Locatelli, Pietro Antonio

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: Vivaldi / Locatelli / Tartini: Concerto Veneziano - Carmignola - Venice baroque Orchestra: Marcon / Archiv Produktion / 00289 474 8952

Duration: 7:28


Title: When I Am Laid In Earth

Complete Work Name: Dido And Aeneas

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Lynne Dawson (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Purcell - Dido And Aeneas / Harmonia Mundi / Hmx2991683

Duration: 4:03


Title: Démophon - Ouverture

Complete Work Name: Démophon

Composer: Cherubini, Luigi

Performer(s): Auser Musici

Album: Cherubini Arias and Overtures / Hyperion / CDA67893

Duration: 6:35


Title: Suite In B Minor Menuet

Complete Work Name: Suite In B Minor For Trumpet, Strings And Continuo

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Maurice Andre (Trumpet), Jean-Francois Paillard Chamber Orchestra

Album: Maurice Andre Edition Concertos 1 ~~ PD OB / Erato / 256469572-2

Duration: 1:22


Title: Hungarian Dance No.16 In F Minor

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Brahms: Hungarian Dances - London Symphony Orchestra / Chandos / CHAN8885

Duration: 2:23


Title: A Little Prayer

Composer: Glennie, Evelyn

Performer(s): Evelyn Glennie (Percussion)

Album: Evelyn Glennie - her Greatest Hits - Disk 1 / BMG / 74321 47629 2

Duration: 4:52


Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits -- Orpheus And Eurydice

Complete Work Name: Orpheus And Eurydice

Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald

Performer(s): Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Mk42100) ~~ G028105 / CBS / Mk42100

Duration: 7:10


Title: Papageno/Papagena Duet

Complete Work Name: The Magic Flute

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo-Soprano), Orchestra Dell Accademia Di Santa Cecillia

Album: Duets (Recordno: 458928-2) ~~ C737313 / Decca / 458928-2

Duration: 2:20


Title: Concerto For Two Mandolins (3rd Movement) Allegro

Complete Work Name: Concerto For Two Mandolins

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Simon Mayor (Mandolin)

Album: Mandolin Moods - Simon Mayor - Disk 1 / Universal / 465 744-2

Duration: 3:42


Title: Berceuse Op. 6

Complete Work Name: Berceuse Op. 6

Composer: Sammons, Albert

Performer(s): Paul Barret (Violin), Catherine Edwards (Paino)

Album: Albert Sammons'The English Kreisler' - Paul Barret, Catherine Edwards / Hyperion / CDA67096

Duration: 2:38


Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat Major Op. 83 (4th Movement) Allegretto Grazioso

Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat Major Op. 83

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Marc-Andre Hamelin (Piano), Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Album: Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2, Four Piano Pieces Op. 119 - Marc-Andre Hamelin - DSO: Andrew Litton / Hyperion / CDA67550

Duration: 8:54


Title: That Certain Feeling -- That Certain Feeling

Complete Work Name: That Certain Feeling

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Angela Brownridge (Piano)

Album: Fascinating Rhythm ~~ D105819 / Helios / Cdh88045

Duration: 1:13


Title: Single Foot

Composer: Moondog/Arr Mcgregor

Performer(s): Joanna Mcgregor (Piano), Andy Sheppard (Sax); Joy Farrell (Clarinet); Kuljit Bhamra (Percussion); Seb Rochford (Drums); Shri Sririam (Fl), Britten Sinfonia

Album: Moondog - Sidewalk Dances ~~ R0511101 / Sound Circus / SC010

Duration: 2:23


Title: Coro A Boca Cerrada (Humming Chorus)

Complete Work Name: Madame Butterfly

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Philharmonic Orchestra, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, John Mccarthy Leader

Album: Madame Butterfly (Recordno: 0028948026340) / Deutsche Grammophon / 0028948026340

Duration: 3:05


Title: Love And Marigolds

Complete Work Name: Monsoon Wedding Ost

Composer: Mychael Danna

Performer(s): Studio Ensemble

Album: Monsoon Wedding OST / Milan / 5050466308122

Duration: 2:45


Title: La Source -- Not Available

Composer: Hasselmans, Alphonse

Performer(s): Susan Drake (Harp)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: CDA66038) / Hyperion / CDA66038

Duration: 4:00


Title: Gymnopedie No. 3 - For Guitar And Small Orchestra

Complete Work Name: Gymnopedia No. 3

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)

Album: The Guitarist - John Williams / Sony Music Entertainment / SK60586

Duration: 2:32


Title: Chasing Sheep Is Best Left To Shepherds

Complete Work Name: The Draughtsman's Contract

Composer: Nyman, Michael

Performer(s): Michael Nyman Band

Album: Classic Ads / Decca / 4724162

Duration: 5:07


Title: Music Of The Spheres

Complete Work Name: Music Of The Spheres

Composer: Strauss, Josef

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Number One Strauss Album ~~ CDG04725 / Universal Classics and Jazz UK / 4765894

Duration: 8:28


Title: D'Ici Voyez Ce Beau Domaine

Complete Work Name: La Dame Blanche

Composer: Boieldieu, Francois Adrien

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo-Soprano), Jean-Christophe Keck (Tenor), Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Choir Of The Musiciens Du Louvre

Album: French Arias (Recordno: 474 214-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 474 214-2

Duration: 4:33


Title: Sextet For Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet Bassoon And Horn - Movement Ii - Divertissement (Andantino)

Complete Work Name: Sextet For Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet Bassoon And Horn

Composer: Poulenc, Francis

Performer(s): Jacques Fevrier (Piano), Le Quintette A Vent De Paris

Album: Poulnec: Piano Music, Chamber Music - Disk 3 / Brilliant Classics / 7890

Duration: 4:33


Title: Carnival Of The Animals: The Swan -- Carnival Of The Animals

Complete Work Name: Carnival Of The Animals

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Eckart Schwarz-Schulz (Cello), Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Classical Sounds - Orchestral and Vocal favourites (Recordno: Not Available) / RTÉ lyric fm

Duration: 3:04



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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