Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

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    This Saturday Lorcan is featuring Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore with an unbeatable pairing of Luciano Pavarotti and Joan Sutherland under maestro Richard Bonynge!

    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Sunday 1 March 2015

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    Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

    Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new recordings. Plus news and traffic updates.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:01
      Title: Mazurka In D Major No.2
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Nikita Magaloff (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikita Magaloff (Piano)
      Album: 50 x Chopin PD LM, Decca, 4786744
      Duration: 2:20
    • 16:04
      Title: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba -- Solomon
      Composer: Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Gabrieli Consort And Players
      Album: Solomon ~~ C735301, Archiv Produktion, 459 688-2
      Duration: 2:54
    • 16:09
      Title: String Quintet In E (Minuet)
      Composer: Boccherini, Luigi
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): I Musici
      Album: The Very Best of Summer Classics ~~ CDG04143, Decca, 4761049
      Duration: 4:05
    • 16:13
      Title: The Princess Royal
      Composer: Carolan, Turlough O
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh (Harp)
      Performer(s): Máire Ní Chathasaigh (Harp), Chris Newman (Guitar)
      Album: The Carolan Albums (Recordno: Obmcd06) ~~ R114309, Old Bridge, Obmcd06
      Duration: 2:24
    • 16:16
      Title: Qui Tutto E Calma
      Composer: Rossini, Gioachino
      Performer(s): William Matteuzzi
      Performer(s): William Matteuzzi, Bruce Ford, I Solisti Veneti, Ambrosian Opera Chorus
      Album: Rossini: Armida ~~ C308405, Koch, 350211
      Duration: 3:15
    • 16:23
      Title: Polonaise No.3 In A (Military) Op.40/1
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Album: The Sound of Vladimir Ashkenazy, Classicfm, CFMGA06
      Duration: 5:08
    • 16:37
      Title: Slavonic Dance -- Slavonic Dance
      Composer: Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)
      Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Boston Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Classic Yo-Yo (Recordno: SK89667) ~~ CDG03922, Sony Music Entertainment, SK89667
      Duration: 5:03
    • 16:43
      Title: There Is An Isle
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Suzanne Murphy (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Suzanne Murphy (Soprano), Welsh National Opera Orchestra
      Album: Not Available (Recordno: 474364-2), Colombia, 474364-2
      Duration: 3:44
    • 16:47
      Title: Viennese Musical Clock
      Composer: Kodaly, Zoltan
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra
      Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics, RTE lyric fm, CD129
      Duration: 2:27
    • 16:52
      Title: Overture To Captain Blood
      Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Album: Masters and Commanders - Cincinnati Pops Orchestra: Erich Kunzel, Telarc, CD-80682
      Duration: 3:27
    • 16:57
      Title: Prelude In D Flat Major No.15 "Raindrop"
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Claudio Arrau (Piano)
      Performer(s): Claudio Arrau (Piano)
      Album: 50 x Chopin PD LM, Decca, 4786744
      Duration: 5:32
    • 17:05
      Title: Als Flotter Geist - Ja Das Alles Ehr
      Composer: Strauss, Johann Ii
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Franz Allers, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Chor Der Bayerischen Munchen
      Album: The Very Best of Nicolai Gedda, EMI Classics, 2435850902
      Duration: 2:50
    • 17:07
      Title: Cancion De Cuna
      Composer: Brouwer, Leo
      Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)
      Performer(s): Berta Rojas (Guitar)
      Album: Concierto Latinoamericano, Dorian, DIS-80159
      Duration: 3:17
    • 17:11
      Title: Serenade Espagnole
      Composer: Chaminade, Cecile, Kreisler, Fritz
      Performer(s): Kyung Wha Chung (Violin)
      Performer(s): Kyung Wha Chung (Violin), Phillip Moll (Piano)
      Album: Kyung Wha Chung Con Amore, Decca, 4782660
      Duration: 2:34
    • 17:14
      Title: Vallflickans Dans
      Composer: Alfven, Hugo
      Performer(s): Christian Lindberg (Trombone)
      Performer(s): Christian Lindberg (Trombone), Roland Pontinen (Piano)
      Album: The Romantic Trombone - Christian Lindberg, Roland Pontinen, BIS, BIS-CD-298
      Duration: 3:50
    • 17:18
      Title: Lincolnshire Posy - The Lost Lady Found
      Composer: Grainger, Percy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Royal Northern College Of Music Wind Orchestra
      Album: Grainger - Works for Wind Orchestra, CHANDOS, CHAN9549
      Duration: 2:19
    • 17:23
      Title: Etude In E Major No.1 (Tristesse)
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Nikita Magaloff (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikita Magaloff (Piano)
      Album: 50 x Chopin, Decca, 4786744
      Duration: 4:26
    • 17:33
      Title: Sinfonietta On Russian Themes: Iii. Scherzo-Finale Vivo
      Composer: Rimsky-Korsakov
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic
      Album: Rimsky-Korsakov works for Orchestra, Chandos, Chan10424
      Duration: 7:05
    • 17:41
      Title: The Coolin -- Not Available
      Composer: Traditional
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin)
      Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Una Hunt (Piano)
      Album: Irish Fantasy (Recordno: UFHCD 004), Una Hunt, UFHCD 004
      Duration: 4:34
    • 17:47
      Title: All Of Me -- All Of Me
      Composer: Marks, Gerald/Simons, Seymour B.
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal), Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra
      Album: Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Swings Gently with Nelson, Verve, 519 348 2
      Duration: 3:23
    • 17:52
      Title: Waltz In E Flat Major "Grande Valse Brilliante"
      Composer: Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Zoltan Kocsis (Piano)
      Performer(s): Zoltan Kocsis (Piano)
      Album: 50 x Chopin, Decca, 4786744
      Duration: 4:55
    • 17:59
      Title: Benedictus
      Composer: Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Polyphony
      Performer(s): Polyphony, Polyphony
      Album: Karl Jenkins: Motets, Deutsche Grammophon, 4793232
      Duration: 4:02
    • 18:05
      Title: Symphony No.1 In D Major (1st Movement) Allegro
      Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Giulini in America Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Recordno: 002894779630), Deutsche Grammophon, 002894779630
      Duration: 4:41
    • 18:09
      Title: Sempre Libera
      Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano), Saimir Pirgu (Tenor), Mahler Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Anna Netrebko - Sempre Libera, Deutsche Grammophon, 002894748812
      Duration: 3:39
    • 18:13
      Title: Humoresque No 4 In G Minor
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Cecilia Zilliakus (Violin)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Zilliakus (Violin), Vasteras Sinfonietta
      Album: Cecilia Zilliakus, Vasteras Sinfonietta, Hannu Koivula (Recordno: IMCD 093), Intim Musik, IMCD 093
      Duration: 3:46
    • 18:18
      Title: Hungarian Dance No.6 In D
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Brahms: Hungarian Dances - London Symphony Orchestra, Chandos, CHAN8885
      Duration: 4:13
    • 18:23
      Title: Piano Trio No.29 In E Flat (3rd Movement) Presto Assai
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Beaux Arts Trio
      Album: Haydn - Piano Trios ~~ H187106, Philips, 420790
      Duration: 5:36
    • 18:34
      Title: Suite No. 4 In E Flat Major Bwv 915 (7th Movement) Gigue
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)
      Performer(s): Joanna Macgregor (Piano)
      Album: J. S. Bach: The French Suites - Joanna MacGregor, Sound Circus, SC901
      Duration: 2:17
    • 18:36
      Title: Ballet From Petite Suite
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Graham Oppenheimer (Viola), Marisa Robles (Harp), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Clair De Lune - Music Of Debussy ~~ G053307, RCA, Rd87173
      Duration: 3:28
    • 18:48
      Title: String Quartet No.5 In A Major (2nd Movement) Menuetto
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Emerson String Quartet
      Album: Beethoven The String Quartets ~~ Not Available, Deutsche Grammophon, 4778649
      Duration: 4:57
    • 18:54
      Title: Vltava -- Moldau
      Composer: Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: The Very Best of Summer Classics ~~ CDG04143, Decca, 4761049
      Duration: 5:02

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