Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Monday - Friday 4pm-7pm

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Monday 4 December 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: Mariastown

Local historian, Matt Farrell, leads us through pioneering Irish novelist, Maria Edgeworth's Co Longford home

Celebrating Culture Night on Classic Drive - Friday 21st September

Described by Lonely Planet as one of the best museums in Europe, marking Culture Night, Lorcan Murray celebrates the unique appeal and collections of The Chester Beatty Library.

All week, Luke Clancy goes behind the scenes to talk to the curators and hear the stories about the collection. On Friday, Early Music specialist Ann Buckley will bring a medieval music manuscript alive through performance, Jill Unkel and musician Laoise O'Brien reveal the links between a 17th century Irish Rubens sketch and a composition called The English Nightingale, and Lorcan has some tips about how to get the best out of your Culture Night visit to this unique museum.

Photo credit: Chester Beatty/ Google Cultural Institute


This Week's #DriveCDPick:  Mischa Maisky & Lily Maisky - Adagietto


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

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Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator: Linda McGlynn

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