Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Monday 24 September 2018

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.05pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

Culture File: Italy's Grand Masters of Cake

Culture File: Italy's Grand Masters of Cake

Fancy a quick taste of some 'grandi dolci di grandi maestri' at this year's Sweety of Milano pastry chefs' gathering?

Competition Time on Classic Drive

It's the 50th Anniversary of the classic film The Night of the Living Dead and to celebrate this birthday, musicians and composers Matthew Nolan and Stephen Shannon have re-imagined the score in a modern context, joined by Kevin Murphy (cello) and Catherine Sekora Mingus (saxophone, clarinet). 

For a chance to win 2 tickets to see the live screening with live musical accompaniment at the National Concert Hall, Dublin, plus an overnight stay in the Shelbourne Hotel on Thursday 4th October, tune in to Classic Drive this Monday and Tuesday for Lorcan's question.

Text 51554 or email lorcan.lyricfm@rte.ie with your answer, name, address and phone number.

This Week's #DriveCDPick: Jonas Kaufmann - An Italian Night

Culture File presented by Luke Clancy at 6.05pm on Classic Drive

Music Played on the Show


Title: Dance Of The Tumblers

Composer: Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Performer(s): Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Album: Classic Brass - Grimethorpe Colliery Band / BMG Classics / 75605513552

Duration: 3:53


Title: Symphony No. 101 In D Major Hob. I;101 ‘Clock’ - Movement Iii - Menuet: Allegretto

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Album: Haydn: Symphonies 68 and 93-104 - Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Disk 4 / Warner Classics / 2564 63061-2

Duration: 5:56


Title: J'Ai Deux Amants (I Have Two Lovers)

Composer: Messager, Andre

Performer(s): Susan Graham (Mezzo-Soprano), City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Art of Susan Graham / Erato / 2564686256

Duration: 2:32


Title: Nocturne No. 5 In B Flat

Composer: Field, John

Performer(s): Susumu Aoyagi (Piano)

Album: Nocturnes of John Field - Susumu Aoyagi / KTR Records / KQCD-1001

Duration: 3:13


Title: Sabre Dance

Composer: Khachaturian, Aram

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Khachaturian: Spartacus / Gayaneh Ballet - Highlights / EMI Eminence / CDEMX2119

Duration: 2:33


Title: Romanza Andaluza Op.22

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)

Album: Sarasate / Falla / Granados / Halffter / Albeniz / EMI Records / CDM7635332

Duration: 4:48


Title: The Age Of Gold : Polka

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): The Dallas Wind Symphony

Album: Beachcomber - Dallas Wind Symphony / Reference Recordings / RR- 62CD

Duration: 2:13


Title: Danza De Jalisco

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): Nashville Chamber Orchestra

Album: American Classics: Clarinet Concerto / Naxos / 8.559200

Duration: 3:36


Title: Symphony No.3 In F Major - 3rd Movement

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): George Enescu State Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Classic FM - Smooth Classics / Classic FM Records / CFMCD23

Duration: 5:53


Title: Mattinata

Composer: Leoncavallo, Ruggero

Performer(s): Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester Berlin

Album: An Italian Night - Jonas Kaufmann / Sony Classical / 9075879332

Duration: 2:03


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In B Flat Minor Op.23 (3rd Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'Yich

Performer(s): Alice Sara Ott (Piano), Munchner Philharmoniker

Album: Alice Sara Ott Tchaikovsky Liszt First Piano Concertos / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778779

Duration: 7:09


Title: Verano Porteno / La Muerte Del Angel

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)

Album: Concierto Latinamericano / Dorian / Dis80159

Duration: 4:41


Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Kammerochester Basel

Album: Daniel Hope - My Tribute to Yehudi Menuhin / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 5305

Duration: 4:07


Title: John O'Connor

Composer: Carolan, Turlough O

Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh (Harp), Chris Newman (Guitar)

Album: The Carolan Albums (Recordno: Obmcd06) / Old Bridge Music / Obmcd06

Duration: 1:39


Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (3rd Movement) Allegro Gentile

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Carlos Bonell (Guitar), Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Album: Rodrigo: Concierto De Aranjuez / Fantasia / Decca / 400-054-2

Duration: 5:15


Title: L'Arlesienne Suite No.1 (2nd Movement) Minuet

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Record No: Cda66486) / Hyperion / Cda66486

Duration: 3:00


Title: Free From His Fetters Grim

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Robert Tear (Tenor), Bournemouth Sinfonietta

Album: A Gilbert And Sullivan Gala / Emi / 7477632

Duration: 2:34


Title: The Chairman's Waltz

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)

Album: Memoirs of a Geisha - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Sony Classical / 82876 77857 2

Duration: 2:39


Title: Prelude No.6 In D Minor Bwv875

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Bach The Well Tempered Clavier Book 2 / Hyperion / CDS44291/4

Duration: 1:30


Title: Clarinet Sonata In E Flat, Op.167: Iv- Molto Allegro

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet), Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: The Lyrical Clarinet / Chandos / CHAN 10637

Duration: 5:01


Title: Clair De Lune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Daniel Barenboim (Piano)

Album: Daniel Barenboim: Claude Debussy / Deutsche Grammophon / 4798741

Duration: 4:19


Title: Non Ti Scordar Di Me

Composer: De Curtis, Ernesto

Performer(s): Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester Berlin

Album: An Italian Night - Jonas Kaufmann / Sony Classical / 9075879332

Duration: 3:41


Title: Canzonetta For Clarinet And Piano

Composer: Pierne, Gabriel

Performer(s): Ronald Van Spaendonck (Clarinet), Alexandre Tharaud (Piano)

Album: French Music for clarinet and piano / harmonia mundi / HMN911596

Duration: 3:47


Title: The Carnival Of The Animals (13th Movement) The Swan

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Adrian Shepherd (Cello), Peter Katin (Piano)/Philip Fowke (Piano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals (Record No: Cdcfp4086) / EMI / Cdcfp4086

Duration: 3:03



Contact the Show

Email: lorcan.lyricfm@rte.ie

Text: 51554

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Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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