Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 28 July 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

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War One and Liz commemorates this with Ivor Gurney's War Elegy, an austere tribute to those who died.

Culture File: Rehearsed Readings with Druid

"A space to do our thinking out loud.with an audience," is how Druid's Thomas Conway describes the company's program of rehearsed readings.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Mars, The Bringer Of War

Composer: Holst, Gustav

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Holst - The Planets (Recordno: HMV5721392) / EMI / HMV5721392

Duration: 7:16


Title: Pieces Espagnoles (2nd Movement) Cubana

Composer: Falla, Manuel de

Performer(s): Alicia De Larrocha (Piano)

Album: Falla - Montsalvatge - Serenata Andaluza - Alicia De Larrocha / RCA / 09026613892

Duration: 4:11


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

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Mats Lidstrom (Cello), Bengt Forsberg (Piano)

Album: Saint-Saens: Music for Cello and Piano / Hyperion / Cda67095

Duration: 2:54


Title: Oboe Quartet In F (3rd Movement) Rondeau -- Oboe Quartet In F K370

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Douglas Boyd (Oboe), Gaudier Ensemble

Album: Mozart: Oboe Quartet / Hyperion / Cda67277

Duration: 4:25


Title: Concerto No. 4 In E Minor Rv 550 (4th Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): The Academy Of Ancient Music

Album: L'Estro Armonica (Recordno: 4757694) ~~ H843114 / Decca / 4757694

Duration: 2:03


Title: Allegro Marcato

Composer: Bridge, Frank

Performer(s): Rté Vanbrugh String Quartet

Album: Quartet Classics (Recordno: Cd107) ~~ G462413 / RTÉ lyric fm / Cd107

Duration: 2:06


Title: Piano Sonata No.25 (1st Movement) Presto Alla Tedesca

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)

Album: Beethoven Piano Sonatas (Recordno: 5099996592229) / EMI Classics / 5099996592229

Duration: 5:03


Title: Czardas From Coppelia

Composer: Delibes, Leo

Performer(s): New Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Favourite Ballet Classics (Recordno: 7675952) ~~ G406210 / EMI / 7675952

Duration: 3:31


Title: A Shropshire Lad: V- The Lads In Their Hundreds

Composer: Butterworth, George

Performer(s): Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: Songs of War: Simon Keenlyside & Malcolm Martineau / Sony Classical / 88697944242

Duration: 2:15


Title: War And Peace (3rd Movement) Intermezzo

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Pastoral Classics CD 2 / Chandos / CHAN241-35

Duration: 5:58


Title: Clarinet Concerto No.2 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Alla Polacca

Complete Work Name: Clarinet Concerto No. 2 In Eb Op74

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Gervase De Peyer (Clarinet), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Mozart Weber Spohr ~~ H393906 / Decca / 433727-2

Duration: 6:51


Title: Wondrous Machine

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Wolfgang Muthspiel (Acoustic/Electric Guitar), L'Arpeggiata

Album: Music For a While: Improvisations on Henry Purcell / Erato/ Warner Classics / 0825646337507

Duration: 3:41


Title: Keyboard Concerto In G (3rd Movement) Rondo : Presto

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: 5:43


Title: Jazz Suite No.1 (1st Movement) Waltz

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Ronald Brautigam (Piano), Peter Masseurs (Trumpet), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Album: Shostakovich: Jazz Music (Recordno: 433702-2) ~~ L803501 / Decca / 433702-2

Duration: 2:38


Title: Makin' Whoopee

Composer: Donaldson, Walter / Kahn, Gus

Performer(s): London Sinfonietta \ Harvey And The Wallbangers

Album: Simon Rattle - Americana / EMI Classics / 724355769121

Duration: 3:40


Title: Polka -- Solitaire

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Arnold Symphony No.1 etc / EMI Classics / CDM7640442

Duration: 2:56


Title: We Must Have A Ball

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Lerner, Alan Jay

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson, London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Leonard Bernstein Theatre Works (Recordno: 002894779268) ~~ PD OB / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894779268

Duration: 3:39


Title: Sinfonietta (1st Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Janacek, Leos

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Bartok Miraculous Mandarin / Deutsche Grammophon / 445501-2

Duration: 2:17


Title: Sonatine No. 5 In F Major

Composer: Dussek, Jan L.

Performer(s): Anne-Marie O' Farrell (Harp)

Album: Harping Bach to carolan - Anne-Marie O' Farrell / Number Twenty Nine / CD2901

Duration: 3:36


Title: Cello Concerto In D Minor (3rd Movement)

Composer: Lalo, Edouard

Performer(s): Pieter Wispelwey (Cello), Flanders Symphony Orchestra

Album: Pieter Wispelwey Lalo and Saint-Saens / ONYX / ONYX4107

Duration: 7:34


Title: Dio, Che Nell'alma Infodere

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Tugomir Franc (Bass), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Heroes and Villains - Opera's Leading Men ~~ CDC09847 / Decca / 4782346

Duration: 4:40


Title: Aria From Haroutiun

Composer: Hovhaness, Alan

Performer(s): Chris Gekker (Trumpet), Manhattan Chamber Orchestra

Album: Alan Hovhaness: Mountains and Rivers Without End / Koch / 372212H1

Duration: 3:34


Title: Sinfonia From Armida Abbandonata

Composer: Cherubini, Luigi

Performer(s): Auser Musici

Album: Cherubini Arias and Overtures / Hyperion / CDA67893

Duration: 5:02


Title: O Isis Und Osiris

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Reinhard Hagen (Bass), Les Arts Florissants, L'Opera De Lyon

Album: Mozart: The Magic Flute ~~ C555013 / Erato / 0630-12705-2

Duration: 3:18


Title: Sonata In B Flat Major, D 960 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)

Album: Hugh Tinney: A Portrait -- CD142 / RTE lyric fm / CD142

Duration: 4:10


Title: Simple Symphony (4th Movement) Frolicsome Finale

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Britten: Young Person'S Guide To The Orchestra ~~ G042905 / Decca / 417509-2

Duration: 3:02


Title: Preamble (Allegro)

Composer: Parry, Hubert

Performer(s): Erich Gruenberg (Violin), Roger Vignoles (Piano)

Album: Parry: Violin Sonatas ~~ CDH03062 / Hyperion / CDA66157

Duration: 1:46


Title: In Flanders

Composer: Gurney, Ivor

Performer(s): Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: Songs of War: Simon Keenlyside & Malcolm Martineau / Sony Classical / 88697944242

Duration: 2:50


Title: War Elegy

Composer: Gurner, Ivor

Performer(s): Bbc Symphony Orchestra

Album: An Elegy for War: Works by Ivor Gurney & Frank Bridge / BBC Music / Vo.22 No.9

Duration: 11:11


Title: Largo Al Factotum -- Barber Of Seville

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Robert Merrill (Baritone), Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Album: The Only Opera Album You'll Ever Need (Recordno: 75605513562) ~~ C674311 / RCA Victor / 75605513562

Duration: 4:58



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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