Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Tuesday 29 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

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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Music Played on the Show


Title: Chi Passa Per'sta Strada

Composer: Azzaiolo, Filippo

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Silk Road Ensemble

Album: The Essential Yo-Yo Ma ~~ CDD04924 / Legacy / Sony Classical / S2K93927

Duration: 4:41


Title: Adiemus -- Not Available

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Miriam Stockley (Vocal), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Adiemus: Songs of Sanctuary ~~ CDC05031 / Virgin / CDVE925

Duration: 4:00


Title: Espana -- Espana

Composer: Waldteufel, Emile

Performer(s): Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Waldteufel: Bal Au Second Empire / Fnac Music / 592311

Duration: 6:02


Title: Allegretto Ma Non Troppo

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble

Album: The Chamber Music Of Malcolm Arnold / Hyperion / CDA66173

Duration: 3:32


Title: Concierto Madrigal (Zapateado)Allegro Vivace

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Narciso Yepes (Guitar), Godelieve Monden (Guitar), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Rodrigo 6 Concertos / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 9999

Duration: 6:03


Title: Sonata No. 3 Op. 8 - Rondo

Composer: Cogan, P.

Performer(s): Una Hunt (Piano)

Album: Una Hunt: Fallen Leaves from an Irish Piano Album / RTE Lyric FM / CD109

Duration: 5:58


Title: Wind Quintet Op. 43 Fs100 - Movement Ii - Menuet

Composer: Nielsen, Carl

Performer(s): Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Sabine Meyer (Clarinet), Stefan Schweigert (Bassoon), Jonathan Kelly (Oboe, Cor Anglais), Radek Baborak (Fh)

Album: Nielsen: Clarinet and Flute Concertos - Meyer, Pahud, Rattle / EMI / 0946 3 94421 2 6

Duration: 4:51


Title: La Boheme - Act Ii - Quando Men Von - La Bohème

Composer: Puccini

Performer(s): Nicole Cabell, Anna Netrebko (Soprano), Rolando Villazon (Tenor), Boaz Daniel, Stephane Degout, Vitalij Kowaljow, Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Chor Des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Kinderchor Des Stadttheaters Am Gartnerplatz

Album: Puccini: La Boheme - Netrebko / Villazon / Bayerischer Rundfunk / De Billy ~~ CDC09550 / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894776600

Duration: 4:40


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Rondo

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Alfred Brendel (Piano), Orchestra Of The Vienna Volksoper

Album: Alfred Brendal: Complete Vox, Turnabout & Vanguard Solo Recordings / Brilliant Classics / 93761/25

Duration: 6:15


Title: Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott From Matthew Passion -- St Matthew Passion

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Stephanie Blythe (Contralto), Emmanuelle Haim (Harpsichord), Paris Orchestral Ensemble

Album: Handel/Bach Arias (Recordno: 5454752) / Virgin Classics / 5454752

Duration: 6:22


Title: Suite In C Minor - Prelude

Composer: Couperin, Louis

Performer(s): Christopher Hogwood

Album: Couperin Suites for Harpsichord / L'oiseau Lyre / 425 890-2

Duration: 2:23


Title: Scheherazade - I. The Sea And Sinbad's Ship - -- Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite After A Thousand And One Nights Op. 35

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): John Georgiadis (Violin), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Rimsky-Korsakov \ Arensky \ Glazunov -- CDG04350 / EMI / 724356936126

Duration: 12:37


Title: Je Crois Entendre Encore -- The Pearl Fishers

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Alain Vanzo(Tenor), Orchestra Of The Paris Opera, Chorus Of The Paris Opera

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7671462) / EMI / 7671462

Duration: 3:18


Title: Boutique Fantasque (2nd Movement) Tarantella

Composer: Rossini / Arr Respighi

Performer(s): Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Dukas / Saint-Saens / Rossini-Respighi: Scottish National Orchestra / Gibson / Chandos / CHAN6503

Duration: 1:33


Title: Monsieur Verdoux - Bitter Tango

Composer: Chaplin, Charlie

Performer(s): Lucie Svehlova (Violin Leader), Jaromir Klepac (Piano), Gareth Williams (Mandolin), Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Charlie Chaplin: The Essential Film Music Collection - Disk 1 / Silva Screen / SILCD1198

Duration: 2:51


Title: I Put A Spell On You -- I Put A Spell On You

Composer: Hawkins

Performer(s): Nina Simone (Vocal), Hal Mooney & His Orchestra

Album: I Put A Spell On You (Recordno: 82876805532) / Sony BMG/RCA / 82876805532

Duration: 2:35


Title: The Rain In Spain -- Not Available

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Marni Nixon (Vocals), Rex Harrison & Wilfrid Hyde-White (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: My Fair Lady - OST / Sony / 66711

Duration: 2:09


Title: The Little Train Of The Caipira

Complete Work Name: Bachinas Brasilieras No.2

Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics / RTE lyric fm / CD129

Duration: 4:58


Title: Bassoon Concerto In A Minor, Rv 500 (2nd Movement) - Largo

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Adrian Chandler (Violin), Pamela Thornby (Recorder), Peter Whelan (Bassoon), Sara Deborah Struntz (Violin), La Serenissima

Album: Vivaldi : Gods, Emperors and Angels - La Serenissima / Chandler / Avie Records / AV2201

Duration: 3:26


Title: Ave Verum Corpus -- Ave Verum Corpus K618

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Iain Simcock (Organ), Choir Of Westminster Cathedral

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cda66669) / Hyperion / Cda66669

Duration: 3:37


Title: Antiche Arie E Danze, Ancient Airs And Dances Suite No. 1 - Passo Mezzo E Mascherada

Composer: Respighi, Ottorino

Performer(s): Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Album: Respighi: Fontane di Roma, Pini di Roma, Feste di Roma, Antiche arie e danze - Disk 2 / Brilliant Classics / 7565

Duration: 4:11


Title: Flute Concerto No.8 In G (3rd Movement) Tempi Di Polonaise

Composer: Devienne, François

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), London Mozart Players

Album: Stars of Salzburg (Recordno: 09026637012) / RCA Red Seal / 09026637012

Duration: 4:45


Title: Amici Miei, Che Allegro Giorno

Composer: Donizetti

Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Orquestra De La Comunitat Valenciana, Cor De La Generalitat Valenciana

Album: Juan Diego Florez - Bel Canto Spectacular / Decca / 478 0315

Duration: 7:28


Title: Tango Habanera Youkali (Tr Garlej)

Composer: Weill, Kurt

Performer(s): David Fruhwirth (Violin), Henri Sigfridsson (Piano)

Album: Short Stories: A Collection of Romantic Violin Pieces / AVIE / AV0042

Duration: 5:12


Title: Ravel Piano Concerto In G Major (1st Movement)

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Martha Argerich, Berlin Philharmonic

Album: Prokofiev / Ravel piano concerti / Deutsche Grammophon / 139349

Duration: 8:09


Title: Pavane -- Not Available

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): Wimbledon Choral Society

Album: Choral Chillout (Recordno: WMEF00702) / BBC / WMEF00702

Duration: 3:45


Title: En Bateau -- En Bateau

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Gerald Garcia (Guitar), Csfr State Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Romantic French Music For Guitar ~~ G201811 / Naxos / 8.550480

Duration: 3:57


Title: C'Etait Ma Chambre

Composer: Esteve, Pascal

Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available

Album: Le Cinema de Patrice Leconte ~~ PD LN / Arago / 2103061

Duration: 2:27



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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