Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 12 May 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: Bagatelle No.2 In C (Scherzo & Trio)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Steven Osborne (Piano)

Album: Beethoven Bagatelles / Hyperion / CDA67879

Duration: 3:11


Title: Concerto For Violin, Strings And Continuo In B Flat Rv 370 (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Mhairi Lawson (Soprano), Adrian Chandler (Violin), La Serenissima

Album: The rise of the North Italian concerto: 1690-1740 Volume two - Antonio Vivaldi Virtuouso Impresario / Avie / AV 2128

Duration: 4:30


Title: On The Beautiful Blue Danube -Waltz Op.314

Complete Work Name: On The Beautiful Blue Danube

Composer: Strauss II, Johann

Performer(s): Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: 100 Popular Classics Vol.2 / Castle Communications PLC / MBSCD5172

Duration: 6:47


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In E Flat Major (3rd Movement) Allegretto Vivace

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Julius Katchen (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Liszt: Piano Concertos, Etc. / Decca / 458361-2

Duration: 4:11


Title: Quando Men Vo

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Elisabeth Harwood (Soprano), Mirella Freni (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Berlin Philharmonic

Album: 101 Essential Opera Favourites (Recordno: 4763782) ~~ PD OB / Decca / 4763782

Duration: 2:50


Title: Concerto No.21 (Andante)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Juan Martín (Guitar), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Serenade - Juan Martin (Recordno: FV11) / Flamenco Vision / FV11

Duration: 4:46


Title: The Big Country

Composer: Moross, Jerome

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Digital Hollywood - Memorable Film Scores / MCA / MCAD25192

Duration: 3:11


Title: Alborada Del Gracioso

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra

Album: Debussy: Images Etc. ~~ G106110 / Chandos / Chan8850

Duration: 7:09


Title: Poor Roger

Composer: Martland, Steve

Performer(s): Evelyn Glennie (Percussion), King's Singers

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 09026631752) / BMG / 09026631752

Duration: 3:07


Title: Elegy For Cello And Orchestra

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Recoding Arts Orchestra Of Los Angeles

Album: A Tribute To John Williams - An 80th Birthday Celebration / Sony Classical / 88691942532

Duration: 6:20


Title: Casta Diva -- Norma

Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo

Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Choir Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Casta Diva (Recordno: 724355716323) / EMI / 724355716323

Duration: 7:20


Title: Humoresque Op.101 No. 7

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Christian Ferras, Jean - Claude Ambrosini

Album: Homage to Fritz kreisler / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 992

Duration: 3:36


Title: Swan Lake Scene

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra

Album: 40 Most Beautiful Love Themes ~~ CDG04767 / Warner Classics / 256469989-0

Duration: 3:02


Title: Les Filles De Cadix -- Les Filles De Cadix

Composer: Delibes, Léo

Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Kate Royal / EMI Classics / 0946 3 94419 2 1

Duration: 4:52


Title: Wheelbarrow Walk

Composer: Nyman, Michael

Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 436820-2) / Argo / 436820-2

Duration: 2:36


Title: Albumblatt (Album-Leaf) Op. 47 No. 2

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Balazs Szokolay (Piano)

Album: Grieg: Lyric Pieces, Peer Gynt Suite No. 2 / Naxos / 8.553387

Duration: 3:00


Title: Dancing With The Bear

Composer: Jan A.P Kaczmarek

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Finding Neverland / Miramax

Duration: 2:03


Title: Variations On An Original Theme Op. 36 Enigma - E.D.U. Finale: Allegro

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Album: Britten: Young Person's Guide / Four Sea Interludes, Elgar: Enigma Variations / Telarc / CD-80660

Duration: 5:36


Title: Profitez De La Vie

Composer: Boieldieu, Francois Adrien

Performer(s): Natalie Dessay (Soprano), Orchestre Nationale Du Capitole De Toulouse

Album: Airs d'Opéras Francais / Virgin Classics / 724354561023

Duration: 2:30


Title: Portraits Of Country Fiddlers -The Fiddler's Favourite Tune

Composer: Nordgren, Pehr Henrik

Performer(s): Ostrobothian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Aurora Borealis - Magic of The Mysterious North / ONDINE / ODE9372

Duration: 4:08


Title: Partita No 3 In E Major - Gavotte En Rondeau

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin)

Album: Bach Sonata and Partitas for solo violin / Hyperion / CDA67691/2

Duration: 2:59


Title: The Old Castle

Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest

Performer(s): James Crabb (Accordion), Geir Draugsvoll (Accordion)

Album: Duos for Classical Accordian / EMI Classics / 724356970526

Duration: 4:05


Title: Saxophone Concerto (1st Movement)

Composer: Torke, Michael

Performer(s): Gerard Mcchrystal, London Musici

Album: Gerard McChrystal - The Saxophone Concertos of Michael Nyman / D.C. Heath / Michael Torke / Silva Screen Records / SILKD6010

Duration: 6:20


Title: Two Beans Shaker

Composer: Jeffes, Arthur/Murphy, Des

Performer(s): Arthur Jeffes (Ukelele), The Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Album: Penguin Cafe: A Matter of Life / Editions Penguin Cafe Ltd. / DPC101

Duration: 2:01


Title: Ochi Chernye

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Red Army Choir And Band

Album: Red Army Choir: Russian Favourites / Naxos / 8.553154

Duration: 4:38


Title: Keyboard Concerto In G (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Haydn, Joseph

Performer(s): Jolanda Violante (Fortepiano), Federico Guglielmo (Violin), L'Arte Dell'arco

Album: Haydn Keyboard Concertos 3, 4, and 11 / Brilliant / 94175

Duration: 9:55



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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