Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

Monday - Friday 10am-12noon

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes Friday 26 May 2017

Poetry file on Thursday 25th of May after the coffee concert, will  feature 
Katie Donovan reading 'High Rack'.


Coffee Concerts this coming week.

Monday May 22nd to Friday May 26th.

Monday May 22nd           

Switzerland : LAC, Lugano

Mozart : Ballet music to (Idomeneo, K. 366)

The Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana

Nicholas Collon  (conductor)

Tuesday  May 23rd                      

Switzerland : LAC, Lugano

Haydn : Symphony No. 104 in D, Hob. I:104 (London)

The Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana

Nicholas Collon  (conductor)

Wednesday May 24th          

Switzerland : LAC, Lugano

Ravel : Piano Concerto in G

Alexandre Tharaud, piano

The Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana

Markus Poschner (conductor)

Thursday May 25th     

Germany : Semperoper, Dresden

Elgar : In the South (Alassio), op. 50, concert overture

Dresden Staatskapelle

Donald Runnicles (conductor)

 Friday May 26th          

Germany : Semperoper, Dresden

Britten : Four Sea Interludes, op. 33a, from Peter Grimes

Vaughan Williams : Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Dresden Staatskapelle

Donald Runnicles (conductor)

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

The Dresden Staatskapelle performs Britten's Four Sea Interludes and Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis by Vaughan Williams.

A new series on Lyric Notes - Poetry File -

Poetry File
will be broadcast each Thursday at 11 am just after the Coffee Concert on RTÉ lyric fm's morning programme, Lyric Notes presented by Liz Nolan. 

Future poets include, Tony Curtis, Doireann Ni Griofa, Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill, Jane Clarke, Theo Dorgan, Katie Donovan, Tara Bergin, Mary O'Malley, Thomas Mc Carthy and others. 
Download and keep the Poetry file schedule from here.

Download or stream the Poets featured in the series so far.

Music Played on the Show


Title: The Fairy Queen: Symphony

Composer: Purcell, Henry

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Baroque, Orchestra Of The Baroque

Album: The Fairy Queen: Henry Purcell / Deux-Elles / DXL 1120

Duration: 2:03


Title: Dance Of The Blessed Spirits

Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald

Performer(s): Paul Davies (Flute), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: The Academy - By Request / EMI / Cdc-7470272

Duration: 5:55


Title: So Anch'io La Virtu Magica (Act I)

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Munich Radio Orchestra

Album: Donizetti: Don Pasquale / RCA Victor / 09026619242

Duration: 4:09


Title: Violin Concerto In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Orchestra Mozart

Album: Pergolesi : Stabat Mater / Violin Concerto / Salve Regina / Archiv Produktion / 4778077

Duration: 3:52


Title: Symphony No.3 'Eroica' (3rd Movement)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Album: Beethoven 9 Symphonies (Recordno: 229246452) / Teldec / 229246452

Duration: 5:40


Title: Priidite, Poklonimsia

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Tenebrae

Album: Russian Treasures: Tenebrae/ Nigel Short / Tenebrae Records Ltd. / SIGCD900

Duration: 2:07


Title: Ludlow And Teme - When Smoke Stood Up From Ludlow

Composer: Gurney, Ivor

Performer(s): Jim Gilchrist (Tenor), Anna Tilbrook (Piano), Michael Cox (Flute), Gareth Hulse (Cor Anglais), The Fitzwilliam String Quartet

Album: On Wenlock Edge - Jim Gilchrist / Linn / CKD 296

Duration: 3:04


Title: Triple Concerto In D Minor Bwv 1063 Alla Siciliana 2nd Movement

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Andras Schiff (Piano), Peter Serkin (Piano), Bruno Canino (Piano), Camerata Bern

Album: J.S.Bach The Complete Keyboard Concertos (Recordno: 4782433) / Decca / 4782433

Duration: 4:46


Title: Sonata Fae: Scherzo In C Minor

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Violin), Nicholas Angelich (Piano)

Album: Brahms: Violin Sonatas - Renaud Capucon, Nicholas Angelich / Virgin Classics / 7243 5 45731 2 5

Duration: 5:35


Title: Werther - Toute Mon Ame Est La!... Pourquoi Me Reveiller

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Romantic Arias - Jonas Kaufmann, Marco Armiliato: Prague Philharmonic Orchestra / Decca / 475 9966

Duration: 3:12


Title: Symphony No.8 In G Major (3rd Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Dvorak: Symphony No 8 / Scherzo Capriccioso / Notturno - Previn / TELARC / CD80206

Duration: 6:08


Title: La Plus Que Lente

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Tamas Vasary (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 429517-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 429517-2

Duration: 3:44


Title: Pavan And Galliard A 6

Composer: Byrd, William

Performer(s): Fretwork, Christopher Wilson (Lute)

Album: Byrd: The Complete Consort Music / 1994 / 724354503122

Duration: 4:17


Title: Chanson De Matin, Op. 15 No. 2

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Brodsky Quartet

Album: Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores / CHAN / CHAN10708

Duration: 3:12


Title: Oh Boundless, Boundless Evening

Composer: Barber, Samuel

Performer(s): Cynthia Haymon (Soprano), Warren Jones (Piano)

Album: Where the Music Comes From: American Songs / ARGO / 4361117-2

Duration: 3:10



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Olga Buckley

Production Co-Ordinator: Michael O'Kane


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