Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Tuesday 13 April 2021


Lorcan's #DriveCDPick this week is The Moon And The Forest from Miloš Karadaglic, which features two specially commissioned, outstanding original concertos for guitar and orchestra by award-winning composers Howard Shore (Lord of the Rings, The Departed) and Joby Talbot (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Winter’s Tale).

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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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: Cello Concerto No.2 In D Major (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Collegium Musicum Zurich

Album: Cello Concertos / Philips / 422481-2

Duration: 4:54


Title: Sonata Concertata For Guitar And Violin In A Major(3rd Movement)

Complete Work Name: Sonata Concertata For Guitar And Violin In A Major

Composer: Paganini, Niccolo

Performer(s): Gil Shaham, Goran Sollscher

Album: Paganini for Two / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 2566

Duration: 2:46


Title: An Sylvia D891

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: 2:43


Title: Pasman Csardas

Composer: Strauss I, Johann

Performer(s): The Philharmonics

Album: The Philharmonics : Oblivion / Deutsche Grammophon / 4810276

Duration: 4:40


Title: Sixieme Ordre - Le Moucheron

Composer: Couperin, Francois

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Couperin: Keyboard Music 1 - Angela Hewitt / Hyperion / CDD03847

Duration: 2:10


Title: Suite Espanol - Canarios

Composer: Sanz, Gaspar

Performer(s): Narciso Yepes (Guitar)

Album: Classic FM - Guitar - The Ultimate Calssical Guitar Album - Disk 2 / UCJ / 4800976

Duration: 3:10


Title: Pres Des Remparts De Seville

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse

Album: Carmen (Record No: 5574342) / EMI / 5574342

Duration: 4:07


Title: Quartet No.2 Op.12 (2nd Movement)

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Center City Brass Quintet

Album: Romantic Music for Brass -Center City / Chandos / CHAN 10140

Duration: 4:26


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 (3rd Movement) Rondo : Molto Allegro

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Radu Lupu (Piano), Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Beethoven Piano Concertos Nos.1 and 2 Radu Lupu / Decca / 4782923

Duration: 5:59


Title: Miss Macdermot & Lady Gethin

Composer: Carolan, Turlough O

Performer(s): Anne-Marie O'Farrell (Harp), Cormac De Barra (Harp)

Album: Double Strung

Duration: 3:50


Title: Aucassin & Nicolette

Composer: Kreisler, Fritz

Performer(s): Thomas Hope (Piano)

Album: Tabea Zimmermann: Romance Oubliee / Myrios Classics / MYR014

Duration: 3:29


Title: Hallelujah Chorus

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Bratislava City Choir, Capella Istropolitana

Album: Your Lunchtime Choice / HNH International / CDLyric01

Duration: 3:44


Title: Why Do The Nations

Complete Work Name: Messiah

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Alastair Miles (Bass), The Brandenburg Consort, The College Of King's College Cambridge

Album: Handel: Messiah (Highlights) / Brilliant Classics / 93270

Duration: 1:29


Title: Piano Concerto In G: (Ii) Rondo, Allegro

Composer: Dussek, Jan Ladislav

Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra

Album: Dussek: Piano Concertos Opp 1, No. 3, 29 & 70 / Hyperion / CDA68027

Duration: 5:06


Title: Radetsky March

Composer: Strauss 1, Johann

Performer(s): The Brighouse & Rastrick Band

Album: 100 Brass Band Classics / Castle Communications PLC / PBXCD427/2

Duration: 3:17


Title: Suite (1st Movement) A-Roving

Composer: Rutter, John

Performer(s): Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Album: Not Available (Record No: 8.554186) / Naxos / 8.554186

Duration: 3:11


Title: Saraband

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: Leroy Anderson - Greatest Hits / RCA Victor/BMG Classics / 09026 61237 2

Duration: 3:23


Title: Concerto For Clarinet And Orchestra In B Flat Major (3rd Movement) Poco Presto

Composer: Stamitz, Johann

Performer(s): Andreas Ottersamer (Clarinet), Kammerakademie Potsdam

Album: New Era:Andreas Ottensamer / Decca / 4814711

Duration: 4:19


Title: Boccaccio Overture

Composer: Suppe, Franz von

Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Suppe: Overtures and Marches / CHANDOS / CHSA 5110

Duration: 6:53


Title: Serenade

Composer: Lehar, Franz

Performer(s): Diana Yukawa (Violin), Nigel Clayton (Piano)

Album: Diana Yukawa / BMG / 74321858562

Duration: 2:09


Title: Venezolana For Five Pedal Harps

Composer: Ortiz, Alfredo Rolando

Performer(s): Alfredo Rolando Ortiz (Harp), Hiroko Saito, Jennifer Wehmueller, Tatyana Shapiro, Jaymee Schmuck, Harp Fusion

Album: South American Suite for Harp and Orchestra - A. R. Ortiz / A.R.O. / A.R.O.CD1027

Duration: 4:38


Title: Marche Le Picadilly

Composer: Satie, Erik

Performer(s): The Arhem Symphonic Winds

Album: The Arhem Symphonic Winds / Amstel Classics / CD 9501

Duration: 2:09


Title: Adagio Of Spartacus And Phrygia

Composer: Khachaturian, Aram

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Classic FM: Relax / Classic FM / CFMCD30

Duration: 9:39


Title: Romanza Andaluza Op.22

Composer: De Sarasate, Pablo

Performer(s): Leonidas Kavakos, Enrico Pace(Piano)

Album: Kavakos / Decca / 4789377

Duration: 5:03


Title: Andalucia

Composer: Lecuona

Performer(s): Pink Martini

Album: Sympathique / Wrasse Records / WRASS 143

Duration: 3:39



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Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Olga Buckley

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