Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 9 June 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: Calling My Children Home

Composer: Lawson/ Waller/ Yates

Performer(s): Chanticleer

Album: Chanticleer: Our American Journey / Teldec / 0927-48556-2

Duration: 5:15


Title: Rondo For Lifey

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Winton Marsalis (Tpt)

Album: Sony Classical Favourites: Favourite Trumpet / Sony Classical / SCF63134

Duration: 1:27


Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In G Minor Op. 25 - Movement Iii - Presto - Molto Allegro E Vivace

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn: First Piano Conertos - Lang Lang / Deutsche Grammophon / 474 291-2

Duration: 6:46


Title: Angostura

Composer: Lauro, Antonio

Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar)

Album: El Diablo Suelto - John Williams (Recordno: SK 90451) / Sony Classical / SK 90451

Duration: 1:47


Title: Core 'Ngrato -- Cordiferro

Composer: Cardillo, Salvatore

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Bologna Theatre Orchestra

Album: The Greatest Pavarotti Album Ever ~~ A247613 / Decca / 4361732

Duration: 4:52


Title: The Pink Panther -- Not Available

Composer: Mancini, Henry

Performer(s): Quincy Jones & His Orchestra

Album: Quincy Jones Explores The Music Of Henry Mancini (Recordno: 0602517995741) / The Verve Music Group / 0602517995741

Duration: 3:26


Title: Where'er You Walk

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Libera

Album: Luminosa (Recordno: 092740117-2) / Warner / 092740117-2

Duration: 4:17


Title: Piano Trio No. 1 In D Minor Op. 32 (2nd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Molto

Composer: Arensky, Anton

Performer(s): Pilona Leschenko (Piano), Renaud Capucon (Violin), Gautier Capucon (Cello)

Album: Martha Argerich and Friends - Live from the Lugano Festival - Disk 2 / EMI / 7243 5 62970 2 9

Duration: 5:14


Title: A Pastoral Symphony - Movement Iii - Moderato Pesante

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Vaughan Williams: A Pastoral Symphony, Symphony No. 4 - Vernon Handley / EMI / 7243 5 75310 2 3

Duration: 6:02


Title: Songs Of Springtime (1st Movement) - Under The Greenwood Tree

Composer: Moeran, Ernest John

Performer(s): National Chamber Choir Of Ireland

Album: One Day Fine: Choral Music from Ireland - National Chamber Choir / RTE lyric fm / CD131

Duration: 1:16


Title: No.17 Panorama (Act 2)

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Russian National Orchestra

Album: The Sleeping Beauty / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779788

Duration: 3:24


Title: Piano Sonata In G Major Op. 79 - Movement Iii - Vivace

Complete Work Name: Piano Sonata In G Major Op. 79

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Friedrich Gulda (Piano)

Album: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas (complete) - Friedrich Gulda - Disk 7 / Brilliant Classics / 92773/7

Duration: 1:51


Title: Ainsi Que La Brise Legere

Composer: Gounod, Charles

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

Album: French Operatic Favourites (Recordno: CD-CFP4562) ~~ CDA00847 / EMI Records / CD-CFP4562

Duration: 2:37


Title: Funeral March Of A Marionette

Complete Work Name: Funeral March Of A Marionette

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon), The New London Orchestra

Album: The Playful Pachyderm: Classic Miniatures for Bassoon and Orchestra / Hyperion / CDA67453

Duration: 4:41


Title: Annen Polka

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Strauss Gala: Boskovsky / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Decca / 425425

Duration: 3:56


Title: Adagio In G Minor

Composer: Albinoni, Tomaso

Performer(s): English String Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Nim5062) / Nimbus / Nim5062

Duration: 9:26


Title: Liebesträume No.3 In A Flat -- Not Available

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 410115) / Decca / 410115

Duration: 4:51


Title: Tango For 2 Pianos

Composer: Stravinsky, Igor

Performer(s): Katia Labeque (Piano), Marielle Labeque (Piano)

Album: Stravinsky/Debussy ~~ D469825 / KML Recordings / KML1112/3

Duration: 3:22


Title: I Am Easily Assimilated (Old Lady's Tango)

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Wilbur, Richard

Performer(s): Christa Ludwig, London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus

Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779263) ~~ PD OB / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894779263

Duration: 4:13


Title: Opening Music

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Malena- OST / Medusa / 724385081125

Duration: 2:04


Title: Intro And Rondo Capriccioso Op.28 In A Minor

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Xue-Wei (Violin), John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cddca892) / ASV / Cddca892

Duration: 8:52


Title: Les Vents

Composer: Rameau, Jean Philippe

Performer(s): Le Concert De Nations

Album: Rameau: L'Orchestre de Louis XV - Orchestral Suites ~~ CDH09552 / Alia Vox / AVSA9882A+B

Duration: 3:41


Title: Che Puro Ciel, Che Chiaro Sol

Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald

Performer(s): Derek Lee Ragin (Haut Contre), English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir

Album: Glluck: Orfeo ed Eurydice / Philips / 434 093-2

Duration: 6:06


Title: Two Part Invention No.13 (Bmv784)

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Bela Fleck (Banjo), Evelyn Glennie (Percussion)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Sk89610) ~~ D365002 / Sony Classical / Sk89610

Duration: 1:35


Title: Plink, Plank, Plunk!

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: Leroy Anderson - Greatest Hits / RCA Victor/BMG Classics / 09026 61237 2

Duration: 2:25


Title: Malaguena -- Not Available

Composer: Ramirez, Elpidio / Galindo, Pedro

Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Unnamed Orchestra, Unnamed Chorus

Album: The Singer and the Song - Various Artists ~~ CDA03873 / Decca Records / 478 2360

Duration: 4:03


Title: Rhapsody In Blue --

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Benjamin Grosvenor, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Benjamin Grosvenor - Rhapsody in Blue / Decca / 478 3527

Duration: 14:49


Title: Chinese Galop Op.20

Composer: Strauss, Johann I

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic

Album: New Year's Concert 2008 - Vienna Philharmonic / Georges Pretre ~~ CDG04818 / Decca / 4780034

Duration: 1:45



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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