Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Thursday 6 May 2021


Lorcan's #DriveCDPick this week is W.A. Mozart: Sonatas for Violin & Piano. Acclaimed violinist Peter Hanson turns his attention to Mozart's extraordinary and innovative output of sonatas for violin and piano accompanied by keyboard player and regular collaborator Andrew Arthur.

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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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: Piano Concerto No.11 In D (3rd Movement) Rondo

Composer: Haydn, Franz Joseph

Performer(s): Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano), Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Haydn: Piano Concertos / EMI / 724355696021

Duration: 4:24


Title: Moments Musicaux No.3 In F Minor

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Mischa Maisky (Cello), Daria Hovora (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 439863-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 439863-2

Duration: 2:09


Title: Voi Che Sapete

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Magdalena Kozena (Mezzo-Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Mozart: Arias / Archiv / 002894775799

Duration: 3:06


Title: Ballet Music From Faust (1st Movement) Allegretto

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Welsh National Opera Orchestra

Album: Gounod: Faust / Teldec / 4509-90872-2

Duration: 2:32


Title: Georgie

Composer: Johnson, Emma

Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Emma Johnson: Voyage / UCJ / 986618-0

Duration: 2:48


Title: Oboe Concerto In C (4th Movement) Allegro Guisto

Complete Work Name: Oboe Concerto In C For Oboe And Strings

Composer: Cimarosa, Domenico

Performer(s): Heinz Holliger (Oboe), I Musici

Album: Concerto for Oboe / Philips / 420189-2

Duration: 2:19


Title: Fascinating Rhythm

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Jack Gibbons (Piano)

Album: The Authentic George Gershwin Vol I (Recordno: Cdwhl2074) / Asv / Cdwhl2074

Duration: 2:21


Title: Gaite Parisienne - Mazurka

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Album: Offenbach Gaite Parisienne Gounod Faust Ballet Music Rossini / Respighi Rossiniana / Universal Music Australia / 0289476272-4

Duration: 2:12


Title: Waltz In A Op.54 No.1

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Skampa Quartet

Album: Skampa Quartet / Supraphon / 0162-2131

Duration: 3:32


Title: Riverdance: (Ii) Reel Around The Sun

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Bill Whelan: Linen and Lace: Inishlacken / Riverdance / RTE lyric fm / CD155

Duration: 4:08


Title: Sonata In E Minor (4th Movement) Allegro

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Steve Kostelnik (Guitar)

Album: Guitar Recital / Naxos / 8.554214

Duration: 4:50


Title: Symphony No. 2 In D Major Op. 36 (4th Movement) Allegro

Composer: Beethoven, Ludvig van

Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Album: Beethoven: The Symphonies - Georg Solti: Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Disk 1 / Decca / 475 9090

Duration: 6:35


Title: Carmen Fantasy, Op.25 - Introduction. Allegro Moderato

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Vln), Wiener Philhamoniker

Album: Simply Anne-Sophie / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 7166

Duration: 3:21


Title: Carmen Fantasy, Op.25 (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Wiener Philhamoniker

Album: Simply Anne-Sophie / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 7166

Duration: 2:06


Title: Five Pieces - Rondino

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Mats Lidstrom (Cello), Bengt Forsberg (Piano)

Album: Smorgasbord (Recordno: CDA67184) / Hyperion / CDA67184

Duration: 1:59


Title: Violin Sonata No. 2 In A Major Op. 100 - Movement Iii - Allegretto Grazioso (Quasi Andante)

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Renaud Capucon (Violin), Nicholas Angelich (Piano)

Album: Brahms: Violin Sonatas - Renaud Capucon, Nicholas Angelich / Virgin Classics / 7243 5 45731 2 5

Duration: 5:51


Title: Melodie In F Major

Composer: Rubinstein, Anton Grigor'yevich

Performer(s): Richard Harwood (Cello), Christoph Berner (Piano)

Album: Beethoven, Chopin, Glazunov, Rubinstein, Offenbach, Popper: Cello Sonatas - Richard Harwood / EMI / 094635964523

Duration: 3:54


Title: Four Scottish Dances - No. 2 Vivace

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Spirit of Scotland / Chandos / CHAN 10412 X

Duration: 2:12


Title: Gone With The Wind - Tara's Theme

Composer: Steiner, Max

Album: Reel Love - The Cinematic Romantic Album - Disk 1 / Silva Screen / SILCD 1177

Duration: 4:21


Title: Suite Of Three Pieces (3rd Movement) Waltz

Composer: Godard, Benjamin

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Dances For Flute (Recordno: 09026509172) / RCA / 09026509172

Duration: 3:56


Title: May Song

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Marat Bisengaliev (Violin), Benjamin Frith (Piano)

Album: Elgar: Rediscovered Works for Violin / Black Box / BBM1016

Duration: 3:27


Title: Someone To Watch Over Me (Live)

Composer: Gershwin / Gershwin

Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald

Album: Ella: The Lost Berlin Tapes (Live) / Verve Records

Duration: 4:12


Title: Steyrische Tanze

Composer: Lanner, Joseph

Performer(s): Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Alles Walzer / Orf Bayer / LC5130CD230

Duration: 5:56


Title: Quatuor No.1 En Re Majeur (4th Movement) Rondo: Allegretto

Composer: De Fossa, Francois

Performer(s): Matteo Mela (Guitar), Lorenzo Micheli (Guitar), Ivan Rabaglia (Violin), Enrico Bronzi (Cello)

Album: F. De Fossa: Trois Quatuors Op.19 / Stradivarius / STR 33678

Duration: 4:13


Title: Gigue

Composer: Hue, Georges

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

Album: Fantaisie Romantic French Flute Music / Black Box / BBM1049

Duration: 4:10


Title: Lon Dubh / Maidrín Ruadh (The Blackbird/The Fox)

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Laoise Kelly (Harp)

Album: Masters Of The Irish Harp / RTE Lyric FM / CD132

Duration: 4:09


Title: Berceuse From The Dolly Suite

Composer: Faure, Gabriel

Performer(s): Katia Labeque (Piano), Marielle Labeque (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 420159) / Philips / 420159

Duration: 2:56


Title: Theme From La Forza Del Destino

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Martynas (Accordion), Hungarian Studio Orchestra

Album: Martynas / Decca / 4785651

Duration: 3:39


Title: Lyrical Waltz

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Lisa Batiashvili (Violin), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Lisa Batiashvili : Echoes of Time / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779299

Duration: 3:34


Title: Concerto For Clarinet And Orchestra No.1in C Minor Iii. Rondo-Vivace

Composer: Spohr, Louis

Performer(s): Andreas Ottensamer, Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Andreas Ottensamer - Portraits / Deutsche Grammophon / 4810131

Duration: 6:55


Title: La Suisse (Au Bord D'Une Source)

Composer: Liszt, Franz

Performer(s): Jeno Jando (Piano)

Album: Courbet les Musiques / Naive / V5118

Duration: 3:49


Title: Swan Lake - Mazurka

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky: Ballet Music Highlights / AVIE / AV2139

Duration: 4:28



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