Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

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Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Saturday 31 May 2014

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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


Title: Horn Concerto No.4 (3rd Movement) Rondo -- Horn Concerto No.4 In E Flat K495

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): David Jolley (Horn), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Album: Mozart Clarinet And Horn Concertos / Deutsche Grammophon / 4233772

Duration: 3:39


Title: Waltz-Scherzo (The Bolt)

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Russian Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Shostakovich Ballet Suites ~~ H756305 / Naxos / 8.557208

Duration: 3:05


Title: Bella Figlia Del'amore

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Hugette Tourangeau (Mezzo), Sherril Milnes (Baritone), Martti Talvela (Bass), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: 101 Essential Opera Favourites (Recordno: 4763782) ~~ Not Available / Decca / 4763782

Duration: 5:33


Title: Montague Mason's

Composer: Crehan, Dermot/Honey, Paul

Performer(s): Dermot Crehan, Jean Kelly (Harp), Fiona Kelly (Flute), Luke Daniels (Button Accordian), Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Toss the Feathers - RTE Concert Orchestra / Gearoid Grant / RTE Lyric fm

Duration: 3:45


Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (3rd Movement) Allegro Gentile

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of Saint Martin In The Fields

Album: Joaquin Rodrigo - Conciertos (Recordno: 432581-2) / Philips / 432581-2

Duration: 5:29


Title: Funeral March Of A Marionette

Complete Work Name: Funeral March Of A Marionette

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Laurence Perkins (Bassoon), The New London Orchestra

Album: The Playful Pachyderm: Classic Miniatures for Bassoon and Orchestra / Hyperion / CDA67453

Duration: 4:41


Title: Serenade For Strings (1st Movement) Allegro Piacevole

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): I Musici

Album: Rota; Respighi / Philips / 416356-2

Duration: 3:11


Title: The Flowers That Bloom In The Spring (Mikado)

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), Richard Suart (Tenor) Janice Watson (Soprano), Welsh National Opera Orchestraand Chorus

Album: The Mikado (Recordno: Cd-80284) ~~ C304922 / Telarc / Cd-80284

Duration: 1:36


Title: Clarinet Candy

Composer: Anderson, Leroy

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

Album: Emma Johnson Voyage ~~ D403301 / UCJ / 986618-0

Duration: 3:02


Title: Guitar Concerto In D Major (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Eduardo Fernandez (Guitar), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Number One Vivaldi Album / Universal Classics and Jazz UK / 4765885

Duration: 2:16


Title: Military March In D Flat Major Allegro Vivace

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Vladimir Horowitz

Album: Vladimir Horowitz - The Studio Recordings New York 1885 / Deutsche Grammophon / 479 2554

Duration: 6:10


Title: Camptown Races

Composer: Foster, Stephen

Performer(s): Ian Howell (Soprano), Chanticleer

Album: Our American Journey - Chanticleer / Teldec Classics / 0927-48556-2

Duration: 2:32


Title: Minuetto -- Not Available

Composer: Bolzoni, Giovanni

Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Album: Encore! (Recordno: Chan9227) ~~ G230605 / Chandos / Chan9227

Duration: 4:03


Title: The Tales Of Hoffman - Barcarolle

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Elisabeth Schwarkopf (Soprano), Jeannine Collard (Mezzo Soprano), Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, Rene Duclos Chorus

Album: Classical Chill out 2 CD 2 / Circa Records / 724356208728

Duration: 3:52


Title: Recuerdos De La Alhambra -- Recuerdos De La Alhambra

Composer: Tarrega, Fransico

Performer(s): Eduardo Fernandez

Album: Classic FM - Classic Romance / Classic FM Records / CFMCD13

Duration: 4:47


Title: Blue Danube Waltz

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Classical Favourites ~~ G316410 / Naxos / 8.554482-83

Duration: 10:17


Title: Song To The Moon

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Dvorak: Rusalka / Decca / 4605682

Duration: 6:25


Title: Romance From The Gadfly -- Gadfly Suite Op 97a

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti - The Silver Violin ~~ PD LM / Decca / 478 3529

Duration: 3:44


Title: Odeon (Tango Brasileiro)

Composer: Nazareth, Ernesto

Performer(s): Gabriela Montero (Piano)

Album: Solatino / EMI / 6 41144 2 2

Duration: 2:12


Title: Romance No.1 In G Op.40

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Thomas Zehetmair (Violin), Orchestra Of The 18th Century

Album: Beethoven Violin Concerto Romances ~~ H600902 / Philips / 462123-2

Duration: 5:28


Title: Pictures At An Exhibition:The Great Gate Of Kiev

Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest

Performer(s): New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Passport to Russia (Recordno: SFK47282) / Sony / SFK47282

Duration: 6:07


Title: Waltz Of The Flowers -- The Nutcracker Suite

Complete Work Name: The Nutcracker Suite

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Karajan Gold (Recordno: 4777341) / Deutsche Grammophon / 4777341

Duration: 7:09


Title: The Eternal Knot -- The Eternal Knot

Composer: Jenkins, Karl

Performer(s): Davy Spillane (Uilleann Pipes), Catrin Finch (Harp), Pamela Thorby (Recorder), Jody Jenkins (Percussion), Adiemus Orchestra, Miriam Stockley / Caryl Ebenezer / Mary Carewe

Album: Euphoric Classics - A Classical High ~~ CDG04035 / EMI / 724354554223

Duration: 4:06


Title: Les Etoiles

Composer: Gardot, Melody

Performer(s): Melody Gardot (Vocals), Ken Charlie, Vinnie Paulino, Ben Ron,

Album: My One and Only Thrill - Melody Gardot ~~ CDB28777 / UCJ / 1790851

Duration: 3:20


Title: Concierto Para Una Fiesta (3rd Movement) Allegro Moderato

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields

Album: 50 x Guitar PD LM / Decca / 4786745

Duration: 6:49


Title: Castillane

Composer: Massenet, Jules

Performer(s): City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Album: Barcelona '92 / EMI / Cdm7643702

Duration: 3:08



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