Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

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Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes Thursday 15 June 2017

Poetry file on Thursday August 31st  will feature Cork poet Billy Ramsell reading 'Glitch'.

Coffee Concerts this coming week.

Mon August 28th   – Fri September 1st.

Monday Aug 28th               

Pau Casals Hall, L’Auditori, Barcelona
Johan de Meij : Magic Garden, from Venetian Collection.
Bill Whelan : Highlights from Riverdance
Orchestration : Johan de Meij

Tuesday Aug 29th                            

Residenz, Kaisersaal, Würzburg
Mozart : Serenade for Strings in G, K. 525 (Eine kleine Nachtmusik)
Alina Pogostkina (violin)
The Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Wednesday Aug 30th                

Grand Hall, Conservatory, Zurich
Andreas Romberg : Flute Quintet in E minor, op. 41/1
The Camerata Variabile, Basel

Thursday Aug 31st                

Barbican Hall, London
Beethoven : Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat, Op. 73 ('Emperor').
Emanuel Ax (piano)
The BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jirí Belohlávek (conductor)

Friday Sept 1st                

Witold Lutoslawski Concert Studio, Polish Radio, Warsaw
Copland : Clarinet Concerto
Andrzej Cieplinski (clarinet)
The Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Zsolt Hamar (conductor)

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

In the Coffee Concert from London, the Takács Quartet performs Beethoven's String Quartet No. 6.

Coffee Concert Thursday 15th June

Coffee Concert Thursday 15th June

Wigmore Hall, London
Beethoven : String Quartet No. 6 in B flat, op. 18/6
The Takács Quartet

Poetry File with Tony Curtis reading 'Kathleen'

Poetry File with Tony Curtis reading 'Kathleen'

Poetry File with Tony Curtis reading 'Kathleen'

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 Galway Bay (Hornpipe)

Composer: Trad Arr Savall/King/McGuire

Performer(s): Jordi Savall (Viol), Andrew Lawrence King (Harp), Frank Mcguire (Bodhran)

Album: The Celtic Viol 2 / Alia Vox / AVSA 9878

Duration: 3:00


Title: Beidh Aonach Amarach

Composer: Trad arr. Jonathan Nangle

Performer(s): Eoin Conway (Piano)

Album: New Dublin Voices: Music From Ireland / RTE lyric fm / RTE lyric fm CD148

Duration: 3:18


Title: Concerto In E Flat Major For Harpsichord, Fortepiano, 2 Flutes, 2 Horns, Strings And Basso Continuo (3rd Movement) Presto

Composer: Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

Performer(s): Leon Berben (Harpsichord), Robert Hill (Fortepiano), Musica Antiqua Koln

Album: Bachiana: Music by the Bach Family \ Double Concertos / Deutsche Grammophon / 4715792

Duration: 4:08


Title: Two Waltzs In A Major Waltz Op.39 No.15/Waltz No.6 (From Liebeslieder) Op.52

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer, Leonidas Kavakos Violin I; Christoph Konczviolin Ii; Antoine Tamestit Viola; Stephan Koncz Cello ; Ódón Rácz Double Bass.

Album: Andreas Ottensamer - Brahms / Deutsche Grammophon / 4811409

Duration: 2:52


Title: Morgen!

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Helmut Deutsch (Piano)

Album: Strauss Lieder: Jonas Kaufmann / Harmonia Mundi / HMC901879

Duration: 3:30


Title: Symphony No. 1 C Minor Op. 11 Movt. 3 Menuetto. Allegro Molto

Composer: Mendelssohn

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mendelssohn - Widmann / Orfeo / 914 161 A

Duration: 5:48


Title: String Quartet No. 2 In D Major - Nocturne

Composer: Borodin, Alexander

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin)

Album: Romance of the Violin - Joshua Bell / Sony Classical / SK 87894

Duration: 6:38


Title: Poor Roger

Composer: Martland, Steve

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

Album: Street Songs / BMG / 09026631752

Duration: 3:07


Title: Going To School

Complete Work Name: Memoirs Of A Geisha Original Soundtrack

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Yo Yo-Ma (Cello), Studio Orchestra

Album: Memoirs of a Geisha OST / Sony / 82876778572

Duration: 2:42


Title: La Soiree Dans Grenade

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Stephen Hough (Piano)

Album: Stephen Hough's Spanish Album (Recordno: Not Available) / Hyperion

Duration: 5:23


Title: Nana

Composer: de Falla, Manuel

Performer(s): Elina Garanca (Mezzo Soprano), Jose Maria Gallardo Del Rey (Guitar), Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale Della Rai

Album: Habanera - Elina Garanca / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778776

Duration: 1:36


Title: Fruhlingsstimmen (Voices Of Spring)

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Popular Waltzes / Decca / 478 4229

Duration: 6:10


Title: Spring (4th Movement) - Rebirth

Composer: Goodall, Howard

Performer(s): Bozidar Vukotic (Cello), The Tippett Quartet, Marianna Szymanowska (Harp)

Album: The Seasons - Howard Goodall / Emi Classics / 50999 6 88626 2 6

Duration: 5:00


Title: An American In Paris (Excerpt)

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo

Album: Classic Hits 2 CD 2 / Erato Disques / 3984208702

Duration: 3:24


Title: Jy Suis Jamais Alle

Composer: Tiersen

Performer(s): Yann Tiersen

Album: Amelie - Soundtrack / Bmg France / CDVIR155

Duration: 1:31



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Olga Buckley

Production Co-Ordinator: Michael O'Kane


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