Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Thursday 22 August 2019

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Celebrating Beethoven 250 on Classic Drive

This year marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig Van Beethoven. We're joining in the worldwide celebrations by playing 250 Beethoven pieces over 250 days! We begin on Monday 27th January so tune in to Classic Drive every weekday to hear our favourite Beethoven works - and don't forget to send us your suggestions too!

Lorcan goes Back to Black at 33rpm | Every Thursday 6:30pm

It’s common knowledge around the RTÉ lyric fm office that Lorcan Murray just loves his records - he has a huge personal collection at home! So he is delighted to be going back to black at 33rpm, every Thursday at 6.30pm when you can hear some of the best new releases and classic recordings on vinyl. Follow @LyricLorcan on twitter for a sneak peek every week.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Symphony No.8 'Le Soir' Allegro Molto (1st Movement)

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Night Moves / Irish Chamber Orchestra / Unknown

Duration: 5:23


Title: Chi Mi Frena In Tal Momento (Sextet From Lucia Di Lammermoor)

Complete Work Name: Lucia Di Lammermoor

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Bar), Joan Sutherland (Sop), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass),Ryland Davies (Ten),Hugette Tourangeau (M), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Choir Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor / Decca / 4101932

Duration: 3:40


Title: Etude No.3 In G Sharp Minor (La Campanella)

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Jorge Bolet (Piano)

Album: Fur Elise (Recordno: 417751-2) / Decca / 417751-2

Duration: 5:07


Title: Diplomats Polka - Live Recording

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: 2006 Neujahrskonzert New Year's Concert / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894775566

Duration: 4:11


Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre (4th Movement) Canario

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

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

Album: Rodrigo / Chandos / Chan9604

Duration: 5:14


Title: La Dolce Vita - La Dolce Vita

Composer: Roti, Nino

Performer(s): Katyna Ranieri (Vocals)

Album: World Cinema Classics - Songs From Movies Around The World / Nascente / NSCD 106

Duration: 5:37


Title: The Bartered Bride: Overture

Composer: Smetana, Bedrich

Performer(s): Cleveland Orchestra

Album: Smetana / Decca / 444867-2

Duration: 6:38


Title: Una Voce Poco Fa

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Sumi Jo (Soprano), Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Record No: 4509-97239-2) / Erato / 4509-97239-2

Duration: 5:46


Title: Violin Concerto In D Minor Bwv 1052: Ii- Adagio

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Alina Ibragimova (Violin), Arcangelo

Album: Alina Ibragimova: Bach Violin Concertos / Hyperion / CDA68068

Duration: 5:33


Title: Au Font Du Temple Saint

Composer: Bizet Georges

Performer(s): Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Ludovic Tézier (Baritone), Bayerisches Staatsorchester

Album: L'Opera: Jonas Kaufmann / Sony Classical / 88985390762

Duration: 8:14


Title: Sonata In G Major Kk13

Composer: Scarlatti, Domenico

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Angela Hewitt - Domenico Scarlatti Sonatas / Hyperion / Hyperion CDA67613

Duration: 4:21


Title: Eleanor Plunkett

Composer: O Carolan

Performer(s): Maire Ni Chathasaigh/Chris Newman

Album: The Carolan Albums (recordno: Not Available) / Old Bridge Music

Duration: 2:26


Title: Oboe Concerto In C (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Albrecht Mayer (Oboe), Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Album: In Search of Mozart / Deutsche Grammophon / 476235-2

Duration: 6:17


Title: Schon Rosmarin

Composer: Kreisler, Fritz

Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Itamar Golan (Piano)

Album: Virtuoso Vengerov / Teldec / 903177351

Duration: 2:02


Title: An Die Musik D547

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Dietrich Fischer Dieskau (Baritone), Gerald Moore (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Lieder/Dietrich Fischer Dieskau / EMI Classics / 50999 9 55969 2 1

Duration: 2:32


Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In D Flat Major Op. 10 (3rd Movement) Allegro Scherzando

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Great Piano Concertos - Vladimir Ashkenazy - Disk 10 / Decca / 473 611-2

Duration: 4:17


Title: I'Ll Follow The Sun

Composer: Lennon, John; McCartney, Paul

Performer(s): The King's Singers

Album: Beatles' Collection / EMI / CDC 7 49556 2

Duration: 2:18


Title: Violin Concerto No.1 (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato

Composer: Bruch, Max

Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Romantic Violinist Daniel Hope A Celebration of Joseph Joachim / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779301

Duration: 8:52


Title: They All Laughed

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Sharon Kam (Clarinet)

Album: American Classics - Sharon Kam / Warner Classics / 8573-88482-2

Duration: 2:51


Title: Autumn In New York

Composer: Vernon Duke

Performer(s): Sarah Vaughan (Vocal), Hal Mooney Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 526464-2) / Verve / 526464-2

Duration: 3:20


Title: Gnossiennes (3rd Movement)

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): New London Orchestra

Album: Erik Satie / Hyperion / Cda66365

Duration: 2:20


Title: The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring - The Fellowship

Composer: Shore, Howard

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Film 100 - Classic Music From Your Favourite Movies - Disk 1 - The Blockbusters / EMI / 0946 3 74283 2 0

Duration: 5:54


Title: Andante For Oboe And Strings

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Christoph Hartmann (Oboe), Ensemble Berlin

Album: Bella Napoli / EMI / 5 14232 2

Duration: 4:34


Title: Organ Concerto In B Flat, Op.4 No.2: I- A Tempo Ordinario, E Staccato

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia

Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4 / Naxos / 8.553835

Duration: 0:46


Title: Organ Concerto In B Flat, Op.4 No.2: Ii- Allegro

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia

Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4 / Naxos / 8.553835

Duration: 4:24


Title: Organ Concerto In B Flat, Op.4 No.2: Iii- Adagio, E Staccato

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia

Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4 / Naxos / 8.553835

Duration: 0:54


Title: Organ Concerto In B Flat, Op.4 No.2: Iv- Allegro, Ma Non Presto

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Simon Lindley (Organ), Northern Sinfonia

Album: Handel: Organ Concertos, Op.4 / Naxos / 8.553835

Duration: 3:45



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Email: lorcan.lyricfm@rte.ie

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tweet: @LyricLorcan

Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-Ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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