Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Thursday 14 August 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

Music Played on the Show


Title: Anitra's Dance -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Album: Peer Gynt (Recordno: 8550564) / Naxos / 8550564

Duration: 3:35


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 - Allegretto Grazioso

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Elisabeth Leonskaja (Piano), Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig

Album: Classic Hits 2 CD1 / Erato Disques / 3984208702

Duration: 2:59


Title: Symphony No.2 In C Minor 'Little Russian' (3rd Movement) Scherzo Allegro Molto Vivace

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky Symphonies Complete / Brilliant Classics / LC09421

Duration: 5:08


Title: Gran Vals

Composer: Tarrega, Fransico

Performer(s): David Russell (Guitar)

Album: Francisco Tarrega: Integral de Guitarra - David Russell - Disk 1 / Opera Tres / CDS 1003/4

Duration: 2:56


Title: I Bought Me A Cat -- Old American Songs Set 1

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): Willard White (Bass), Graeme Mcnaught (Piano)

Album: Willard White Sings / Chandos / Chan8960

Duration: 2:09


Title: Fugata

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Antonio Agri (Piano), Nestor Marconi (Bandoneon), Horacio Malvicino (Guitar), Hector Console (Bass)

Album: Soul of the Tango ~~ D385906 / Sony / Sk63122

Duration: 3:46


Title: The Grasshopper's Dance -- The Grasshopper's Dance

Composer: Bucalossi, Ernst

Performer(s): The Palm Court Theatre Orchestra

Album: Pastoral Classics (Recordno: CHAN241-35) / Chandos / CHAN241-35

Duration: 3:52


Title: Concerto In E Major For Trumpet, Oboe D'Amore, Violin, Strings And Continuo - Affettuoso

Composer: Fasch, Johann F

Performer(s): The Philharmonia

Album: The Jane Austen Companion / Nimbus Communications International Ltd / NI7032

Duration: 5:02


Title: Elizabethan Serenade -- Not Available

Composer: Binge, Ronald

Performer(s): Rté Concert Orchestra

Album: RTÉ Guide Lyric Summer Classics ~~ CDG04778 / RTÉ lyric fm

Duration: 3:18


Title: Chanson Triste

Composer: Duparc, Henri

Performer(s): Mischa Maisky (Violincello), Daria Hovora (Piano)

Album: Apres Un Reve - Mischa Maisky / Daria Hovora / Deutsche Grammophon / 457 657-2

Duration: 4:29


Title: Quintet In G Minor (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Danzi, Franz

Performer(s): Kammervereinigung Berlin

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Lc04457) / Kandk Verlagsanalt / Lc04457

Duration: 4:33


Title: Al Dolce Guidami Castel Natio

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: The Ultimate Maria Callas Collection (Recordno: 5 62725 2) / 5 62725 2

Duration: 4:30


Title: The Vagabond (Songs Of Travel)

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

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

Duration: 3:12


Title: An English Suite - Vi. Frolic

Composer: Parry, Hubert

Performer(s): English String Orchestra

Album: Spirit of England II ~~ CDG03713 / Nimbus Records Ltd / NI5450/3

Duration: 3:30


Title: Symphony No. 40 In G Minor Molto Allegro (1st Movement)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Wiener Philharmonic

Album: Mozart Symphonies Nos. 40 & 41 / deutsche Grammophon / 478 3621

Duration: 8:33


Title: Sicilienne -- Pelleas And Melisande

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): William Bennett (Flute), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Relaxing Classics / Decca / 473862-2

Duration: 3:56


Title: Spinning Song

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): John O'Conor (Piano)

Album: Your Piano Favourites ~~ D041813 / Denon / 28c01190

Duration: 1:58


Title: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo -- Not Available

Composer: Mascagni, Pietro

Performer(s): Orchestra Of Bologna Municorp Thetra

Album: Raging Bull - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack - Disk 1 / EMI / 72435-60322-2-4

Duration: 2:41


Title: The English Patient - As Far As Florence

Composer: Yared, Gabriel

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Reel Love - The Cinematic Romantic Album - Disk 2 / Silva Screen / SILCD 1177

Duration: 4:04


Title: String Quartet No.2 In A Major (4th Movement) Andante Ma Non Troppo. Allegro

Composer: Arriaga, Juan Crisostomo

Performer(s): Cuarteto Casals

Album: Arriaga: Cuartetos - Cuarteto Casals / Harmonia Mundi / HMI 987038

Duration: 4:45


Title: 'Die 12' In Bossa Nova

Composer: Kaiser-Lindemann

Performer(s): The 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic

Album: South American Getaway (Recordno: 7243 5 56981 2 4) ~~ CDG03568 / EMI Classics / 7243 5 56981 2 4

Duration: 4:24


Title: Symphony No.8 In G Major Op.88 (4th Movement) Allegro Ma Non Troppo

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Wiener Philharmoniker

Album: Brahms Symphony No.3 Dvorak Symphony No.8 Wiener Philharmoniker Herbert Von Karajan / Decca / 4782661

Duration: 9:34


Title: Vissi D'Arte -- Not Available

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Celine Byrne (Soprano), Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: For Eternity (Recordno: Not Available) / RTE lyric fm

Duration: 3:24


Title: Piano Sonata No.10 In G Major (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Murray Perahia (Piano)

Album: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Op.26, 14 and 28 - Murray Perahia / Sony Classics / 886973246462

Duration: 6:52


Title: Die Fledermaus: Champagne Chorus

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Agnes Balsta (Mezzo-Soprano), Peter Seiffert (Tenor); Eva Lind (Soprano); Kurt Rydl (Bass); Lucia Popp (Soprano); Wolfgang Brendel (Baritone), Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Not Available) ~~ C251610 / EMI

Duration: 2:27


Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor: 3- Allegro Assai

Composer: Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

Performer(s): Pulcinella Orchestra

Album: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Ophelie Gaillard/ Pulcinella Orchestra / Aparte/ Harmonia Mundi / AP080

Duration: 6:39


Title: American Songs - One Life To Live

Composer: Weill, Kurt

Performer(s): Richard King (Horn) Steven Witser (Trombone) Craig Knox (Tuba), Centre City Brass Quintet - Anthony Dilorenzo / Geoffrey Hardcastle (Trumpet)

Album: Kurt Weill from Berlin to Broadway / CHANDOS / CHAN9924

Duration: 4:20


Title: Nostalgico

Composer: Plaza, Julian

Performer(s): Sefika Kutluer (Flute), Peter Breiner (Piano) Juraj Griglak/Boris Lenko (Accordian) Juraj Bartos (Trumpet) Cyril Zelenak (Drums), Razumovsky Orchestra

Album: Tango Goes Symphony / Naxos / 8.557004

Duration: 4:21



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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