Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive Friday 7 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

Each day, Lorcan brings you the perfect musical soundtrack, wherever you are including at 6.10pm, in Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us.

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: Serenade For Strings In E Minor, Op. 20 (1st Movement) Allegro Piacevole

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Vaughan Williams - Elgar - Pinchas Zukerman/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / 2016 Decca Music Group / 478 9386

Duration: 3:29


Title: Don't Cry For Me Argentina

Composer: Webber, Andrew Lloyd / Rice, Tim

Performer(s): Katherine Jenkins (Soprano), Prague Symphonia

Album: The Ultimate Collection - Katherine Jenkins / Decca Records / 2709882

Duration: 6:16


Title: Zapateado

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Brodsky Quartet

Album: Petit-fours - Favourite Encores / Chandos / 10708

Duration: 3:41


Title: The Nutracker Suite (8th Movement) Waltz Of The Flowers

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Album: Popular Waltzes / Decca / 478 4229

Duration: 7:03


Title: Ball-Szene

Composer: Hellmesberger, Joseph

Performer(s): New London Orchestra

Album: Eurpean Light Music Classics - New London Orchestra. Ronald Corp. / Hyperion/Helios / CDH55477

Duration: 5:47


Title: Spring Song

Composer: Bridge, Frank

Performer(s): Sheku Kanneh-Mason (Cello)

Album: Sheku Kanneh-Mason / Decca / 405 0241

Duration: 2:16


Title: Symphony No. 3 In F Major (3) Poco Allegretto

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Brahms: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3 / Chandos / CHSA5236

Duration: 5:56


Title: Sonata In B Flat Major, D 960 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Hugh Tinney (Piano)

Album: Hugh Tinney: A Portrait / RTE lyric fm / CD142

Duration: 4:10


Title: A Wandering Minstrel I

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Robert Tear (Tenor), Bournemouth Sinfonietta

Album: A Gilbert And Sullivan Gala / Emi / 7477632

Duration: 4:28


Title: Czardas

Composer: Monti, Vittorio

Performer(s): Martynas

Album: Martynas / Decca / 4785651

Duration: 3:35


Title: Menuet

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

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

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 4398632) / Deutsche Grammophon / 4398632

Duration: 3:57


Title: Ave Maria

Composer: Billy, Nagle/O'Doherty, Sean

Performer(s): Luke Nicholas (Boy Soprano)

Album: RTE Recording / RTE / RTE

Duration: 3:23


Title: Pizzicato Polka (Live Recording)

Composer: Strauss, Johann II/Strauss,Josef

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: RTÉ Concert Orchestra conducted by Robert Houlihan / RTÉ lyric fm

Duration: 2:40


Title: Waltz In E Flat Major "Grande Valse Brilliante"

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Zoltan Kocsis (Piano)

Album: 50 x Chopin / Decca / 4786744

Duration: 4:55


Title: 1812 Overture (Conclusion)

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Very Best Of The Classic Experience / Virgin/EMI / 724384752125

Duration: 3:35


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: Potter's Waltz

Composer: Doyle Patrick

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Warner Brothers / 936249631 2

Duration: 2:19


Title: Fur Elise (Bagatelle In A Minor)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludvig van

Performer(s): Anatol Ugorski

Album: 50 Piano Masterworks / Deutsche Grammophon / 4828045

Duration: 4:01


Title: Much Ado About Nothing Concert Suite Op.11 (1st Movement) Overture

Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Performer(s): Orquesta Sinfonica De Mineria

Album: Korngold: Violin Concerto / Naxos / 8.570791

Duration: 5:13


Title: Guaglione

Composer: Fanciulli

Performer(s): Perez Prado And His Orchestra

Album: Only Jazz Album You'll Ev / Rca Victor / 74321668952

Duration: 2:22


Title: Hungarian Dance No.5 In G Minor

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti, Tomas Andras Violin Ll; Thomas Caroll Cello; Ksenija Sidorova Accordian;Petr Lominov Piano

Album: My First Decade - Nicola Benedetti / Decca / 478 6106

Duration: 2:45


Title: Aragonaise

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Album: Dances from the Opera / Vox Prima / MWCD7127

Duration: 1:59


Title: Symphony No.9 'Choral' (2nd Movement) Molto Vivace Presto

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Cleveland Orchestra

Album: Beethoven: Symphony No.9 (Choral) / BMG / 74321680052

Duration: 11:34


Title: Rosamunde, Ballet Music

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Album: Schubert: Rosamunde / Deutsche Grammophon / 431655-2

Duration: 7:24



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