Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Thursday 28 May 2020

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

16:05

Title: Boutique Fantasque (8th Movement) Galop

Composer: Rossini / Arr Respighi

Performer(s): Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Album: Respighi / Rossini: La Boutique Fantasque - Montreal Symphony Orchestra / Dutoit / Decca / 455983-2

Duration: 5:05

16:10

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

16:14

Title: A Dowland Suite: No.3 Minuet

Composer: Ireland, John

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra

Album: And the Bridge is Love / Naxos / 8.573250

Duration: 4:47

16:19

Title: Sonata In A Major (4th Movement) - Allegro Moderato

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Alban Gerhardt (Cello), Cecile Licad (Piano)

Album: Encores - as performed by Pablo Casals / Hyperion Records / CDA67831

Duration: 4:26

16:23

Title: Gigue

Composer: Hue, Georges

Performer(s): Edward Beckett (Flute), London Festival Orchestra

Album: Fantasie, Romantic French Flute Music - Edward Beckett, Ross Pople: London Festival Orchestra / Black Box / BBM1049

Duration: 4:13

16:28

Title: The Carnival Of The Animals (12th Movement) Fossils

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Jean-Francois Heisser (Piano)/Viktoria Postnikova (Piano), Various Artists

Album: Saint-Saens: The Carnival of the Animals, Symphony No.3, Concerto No.2 / Erato / 0630-18971-2

Duration: 1:19

16:40

Title: Hungarian Dance No.1 In G Minor (Isteni Csárdás)

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer, Leonidas Kavakos Violin I; Christoph Konczviolin Ii; Antoine Tamestit Viola; Stephan Koncz Cello ; Ódón Rácz Double Bass.

Album: Andreas Ottensamer - Brahms / Deutsche Grammophon / 4811409

Duration: 5:30

16:47

Title: Laudate Pueri - Ii Sit Nomen Domini

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Elin Manahan Thomas (Soprano), Ashley Solomon (Flute), Florilegum Ensemble

Album: Vivaldi: Sacred works for soprano and concertos / Channel Classics / CCS SA 32311

Duration: 2:32

16:51

Title: Piano Concerto In A Flat (3rd Movement) Rondo

Complete Work Name: Piano Concerto In A Flat, Op.113

Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Performer(s): Howard Shelley (Piano), London Mozart Players

Album: Hummel:Piano Concerto - Concertino (Recordno: CHAN9558) / Chandos / CHAN9558

Duration: 9:18

17:04

Title: Flute Sonata In B Flat Major (4th Movement) Theme And Variations

Composer: Beethoven, Ludvig van

Performer(s): Helene Couvert (Piano)

Album: The Dawn of Romanticism - Juliette Hurl (flute) Helene Couvert (piano) / Naive / v 5342

Duration: 5:33

17:12

Title: Queen Of The May

Performer(s): Frank Patterson

Album: Faith Of Our Fathers

Duration: 3:47

17:17

Title: Clair De Lune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Albrecht Meyer (Oboe), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Bonjour Paris - Albrecht Meyer / Decca Records / 478 2564

Duration: 5:12

17:24

Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (2nd Movement) Romance

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Kremerata Baltica

Album: After Mozart / Nonesuch / 7559796332

Duration: 5:16

17:33

Title: Clarinet Concerto No.2 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Alla Polacca

Composer: Weber, Carl Maria von

Performer(s): Gervase De Peyer (Clarinet), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Mozart Weber Spohr / Decca / 433727-2

Duration: 6:51

17:42

Title: Jesu Joy Of Man's Desiring

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra, Choir Of St Paul's Cathedral

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 412629-2) / Philips / 412629-2

Duration: 3:12

17:45

Title: Pastorale

Composer: Sha, Han-Kun

Performer(s): Yue Tang ('Cello)

Album: Variations on Cello- Yue Tang / Yue Tang / 2013 Yue Tang

Duration: 4:49

17:57

Title: Woodbrook

Composer: O'Suilleabhain, Micheal

Performer(s): Micheal O'Suilleabhain (Piano), Irish Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Most Relaxing Classical Album In The World... Ever Vol 2 / Virgin/Emi / 724384763824

Duration: 3:32

18:01

Title: Rhapsody On The Minstrel Boy

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): The Band Of The Irish Defence Forces

Album: The Band of the Irish Defence Forces: Rhapsodic Winds / RTE lyric fm / CD157

Duration: 3:26

18:06

Title: Petite Valse Op.36

Composer: Glazunov, Alexander

Performer(s): Stephen Coombs (Piano)

Album: The Essential Hyperion - 2 CD1 Various Artists / Hyperion Records Ltd / HYP20

Duration: 2:57

18:15

Title: Estonian Lullaby

Composer: Part, Arvo

Performer(s): Girls Choir Of The Vilnius Choir Singing School

Album: new seasons / Deutsche Grammophon / 4794817

Duration: 2:11

18:19

Title: Meditation From Thais

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Vag Papian (Piano)/ Virtuosi

Album: Vengerov And Virtuosi / Emi / 5571642

Duration: 6:06

18:26

Title: Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor Op.21 (2nd Movement) Scherzando Allegro Molto

Composer: Lalo, Edouard

Performer(s): Shlomo Mintz (Violin), Israel Philharmonic

Album: Lalo Vieuxtemps Saint-Saens Shlomo Mintz / Brialliant Classics / 94070

Duration: 4:14

18:34

Title: Harp Concerto In A - Rondo Allegretto

Composer: Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von

Performer(s): Helga Storck (Harp), Wuerttenberg Chamber Orchestra

Album: Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf / Zyx / Cls4407

Duration: 4:02

18:39

Title: Rondo In E Flat

Composer: Field, John

Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)

Album: Impromptu - Finghin Collins (Recordno: CD104) / RTÉ lyric fm / CD104

Duration: 4:34

18:45

Title: Mazurka In C Sharp Minor,: Scherzando

Composer: Scriabin, Alexander

Performer(s): Benjamin Grosvenor (Piano)

Album: Benjamin Grosvenor: Dances / Decca / 478 5334

Duration: 2:16

18:49

Title: Roses From The South

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Strauss Gala / Decca / 425429

Duration: 8:14

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Presenter: Lorcan Murray

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