Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes

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Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes Friday 16 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 the Wigmore Hall in London, the Takács Quartet performs Beethoven's String Quartet No. 16 in F, Op. 135

Coffee Concert Friday 16th June.

Coffee Concert Friday 16th June.

Wigmore Hall, London
Beethoven : String Quartet No. 16 in F, op. 13
The Takács Quartet

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: Gallop From William Tell Overture

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Vienna Symphony Orchestra

Album: 100 Popular Classics - Volume 4 / Castle Communications PLC / MBSCD5174

Duration: 3:32


Title: Variations In G Major On 'See The Conquring Hero Comes'

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Eaken Piano Trio

Album: Home for the Holidays / Naxos / 8.554099

Duration: 4:36


Title: My Gallant Crew, Good Morning

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Thomas Allen, Welsh National Opera Orchestra, Welsh National Opera Chorus

Album: H.M.S Pinafore / Telarc / Cd80374

Duration: 2:09


Title: Love So Sincere/ Soave Sia Il Vento

Composer: Mozart/Friesen, Eugene

Performer(s): Eugene Friesen (Cellos)

Album: A Different Mozart: Contemporary Collectioin / Imaginary Road / 314534065-2

Duration: 3:55


Title: Concerto No. 5 In E Flat Major, Op. 8/5 Rv 253 'La Tempesta Di Mare'-Movement I - Presto

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Album: Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons - Marieke Blankestijn - Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Teldec / 4509-91683-2

Duration: 3:05


Title: Iris Part 1

Composer: Horner, James

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), James Horner & His Orchestra

Album: Iris - Music From The Intermedia Motion Picture / Sony Classical / Sk89806

Duration: 3:42


Title: Songs And Dances Of Death: Ii- "Serenada" (Serenade)

Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest

Performer(s): Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone), Kirov Orchestra, St. Petersburg

Album: Dmitri Hvorostovsky: Songs and Dances of Death / Philips / 438 872-2

Duration: 4:39


Title: Cello Concerto (3rd Movement)

Composer: Bryars, Gavin

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd Webber (Cello), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Gavin Bryars - A Portrait (2-CD) (Recordno: 473 296-2) / Philips / 473 296-2

Duration: 4:36


Title: Concerto For Trumpet And Orchestra In D Major - Movement I - Allegro Moderato

Complete Work Name: Concerto For Trumpet And Orchestra In D Major

Composer: Tartini, Guiseppe

Performer(s): Marek Zvolanek (Trumpet), Drahomira Pelantova (Harpsichord), New Prague Collegium

Album: Baroque Trumpet Concertos - Marek Zvolanek, New Prague Collegium / Cube-Bohemia / CBCD 2529

Duration: 4:03


Title: Pur Ti Miro

Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio

Performer(s): Dominique Visse (Nerone), Danielle Borst (Poppea), Concerto Vocale

Album: The Birth of the Opera - from the madrigal opera to the Venetian opera / harmonia mundi / HMX2958001

Duration: 4:18


Title: Guaracha - Convidando Está La Noche

Composer: de Zespedes, Juan Garcia

Performer(s): Andrew Lawrence-King (Harp), The Harp Consort

Album: Missa Mexicana (Recordno: HMU907293) / harmonia mundi / HMU907293

Duration: 4:15


Title: Don Pasquale: Overture

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Munich Radio Orchestra

Album: Donizetti: Don Pasquale (Recordno: 09026319242) / RCA Victor / 09026319242

Duration: 6:13


Title: Gigi

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Louis Jordan (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Gigi OST / CBS / AK45395

Duration: 3:53


Title: Quand J'Etais P'Tit

Composer: Trenet, Charles

Performer(s): Les Pommes De Ma Douche

Album: J'ai connu de vous... Monsieur Trenet / Harmonia Mundi / 2741267

Duration: 2:27



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Production Co-Ordinator: Michael O'Kane


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