Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Thursday 16 November 2017

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: Live From Studio 1 with the Memory Orchestra

Culture File: Live From Studio 1 with the Memory Orchestra

Composer, Dave Flynn and fiddler, Niamh Varian-Barry bring a collection of replica bronze age horns to Donnybrook

Classic Drive Live from Studio 1 with the RTÉ NSO | Thursday 16th November

The most listened to show on RTÉ lyric fm in Ireland’s biggest radio studio: join Lorcan Murray’s Classic Drive and the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra live from Studio 1, RTÉ Dublin for a concert of film scores and orchestral favourites at 5.30pm on Thursday 16th November.

Journey to the Wild West with Ennio Morricone, escape to the world of fantasy conjured up by John Williams, and experience the power of the orchestral in the company of Grieg, Falla and Copland. Luke Clancy will be live in studio with Culture File and special guests include the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra's own John Finucane on clarinet, Martin Johnson on cello, while soprano Mairead Buicke takes us back to One Upon a Time in the West.

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This Week's #DriveCDPick: Camille Thomas | Saint-Saens on Deutsche Grammophon

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


Music Played on the Show


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

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Craig Ogden (Guitar), Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Rodrigo / Chandos / Chan9604

Duration: 5:17


Title: Amor Ti Vieta

Composer: Giordano, Umberto

Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor), Orchester Der Deutschen Oper Berlin

Album: Plácido Domingo - The First Recital / WCJ/Teldec / 2564 68365 9

Duration: 2:11


Title: Beobile - Pizzicato

Composer: Waldteufel, Emile

Performer(s): Gulbenkian Orchestra

Album: The Skater's Waltz / Nimbus Records / NI5264

Duration: 1:41


Title: Piano Sonata No.3 In C Major (4th Movement) Allegro Assai

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Alice Sarah Ott (Piano)

Album: Beethoven Alice Sarah Ott / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779291

Duration: 5:26


Title: String Sonata No.1 In G Major (1st Movement) Moderato

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Elizabeth Wallfisch (Violin), Marshall Marcus (Violin), Richard Tunnicliffe (Cello), Chi-Chi Nwanoku (Double Bass)

Album: Rossini: String Sonatas - Wallfisch / Marcus / Tunnicliffe / Nwanoku / Helios / CDH55200

Duration: 4:56


Title: Saria Possible?

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Elena Dan (Soprano), Orchestre De L' Opera National De Lyon, Choeur De L' Opera National De Lyon

Album: L'Elisir D'Amore / Decca / 4782491

Duration: 4:13


Title: Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo

Composer: Hook, James

Performer(s): Colin Lawson (Clarinet), Parley Of Instruments

Album: English Classical Clarinet Concertos / Hyperion / CDH55261

Duration: 5:40


Title: Begin The Beguine

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Night And Day - Hampson Sings Porter / Emi / Cdc7542032

Duration: 6:55


Title: Concerto For Cello And Orchestra No.1 In A Minor: (Iii) Molto Allegro

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Camille Thomas (Cello), Orchestre National De Lille

Album: Camille Thomas:Saint Saens Offenbach / Deutsche Grammophon / 4797520

Duration: 8:46


Title: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini - Variation 18

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Jenö Jandó (Piano), Budapest Symphony Orchestra

Album: Escape with Drivetime Classics (Recordno: Cd108) / RTÉ lyric fm / Cd108

Duration: 2:28


Title: Bess, You Is My Woman

Composer: Gershwin, George\Gershwin, Ira\DuBose, Hayward

Performer(s): William Warfield, Leontyne Price, Rca Victor Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (Highlights) / RCA Victor / 85234

Duration: 5:07


Title: Romanian Folk Dances: (V) Romanian Polka

Composer: Bartok, Bela

Performer(s): Olof Wendel (Cimbalon), Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Martin Frost: Roots / Sony Classical / 88873065292

Duration: 0:40


Title: Romanian Folk Dances: (Vi) Fast Dance

Composer: Bartok, Bela

Performer(s): Olof Wendel (Cimbalon), Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Martin Frost: Roots / Sony Classical / 88873065292

Duration: 0:57



Contact the Show

Email: lorcan.lyricfm@rte.ie

Text: 51554

tweet: @LyricLorcan

Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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