Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

Saturday & Sunday, 4 - 6.30pm

Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive Sunday 29 June 2014

Watch out for Lorcan's featured album this weekend!

Lorcan Murray's Weekend Drive

Some of the world's best music played by the world's finest musicians, familiar favourites and new recordings
and at 5.40 pm the second episode of our 12 part feature series Cultural Passions marking Limerick City of Culture 2014:
Diarmuid McIntyre talks community arts with Limerick's Monica Spenser, Mary Hartney & Catherine O'Halloran

Cultural Passions - Episode 2 Community Arts

Diarmuid McIntyre talks community arts with Limerick's Monica Spenser, Mary Hartney & Catherine O'Halloran Ep2 of 12 marking City of Culture 2014

Music Played on the Show


Title: Little Suite No.4, Op.80a: Iii- Rondo

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Album: The Best of British Light Music / Sanctuary Records Group Ltd. / CD RSB502

Duration: 2:07


Title: How Beautifully The Blue Sky

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): Marilyn Hill Smith (Soprano), Philip Casey (Tenor), D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestraand Chorus

Album: Gilbert And Sullivan: The Pirates Of Penzance ~~ C215411 / Ter / Cdter21177

Duration: 1:55


Title: Theme And Variations Ii-V From Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Yuja Wang (Piano), Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Album: Rachmaninov - Paganini Rhapsody & Piano Concerto No. 2 / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 9308

Duration: 2:04


Title: Perpetuum Mobile -- Perpetuum Mobile

Complete Work Name: Perpetuum Mobile

Composer: Jeffes

Performer(s): Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Album: Classical Chillout ~~ Not Available / EMI / 724381115022

Duration: 4:34


Title: Better A Dry Crust

Complete Work Name: Book Of Proverbs

Composer: Torke, Michael

Performer(s): Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orch, Netherlands Radio Choir

Album: Book Of Proverbs / Decca / 466721-2

Duration: 3:52


Title: La Damnation De Faust - Dance Of The Sylphs -- La Damnation De Faust

Complete Work Name: La Damnation De Faust

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: the most relaxing Classical album in the world... ever! II / Circa Records Ltd / 724384633523

Duration: 2:45


Title: Sinfonietta (Iv) Allegretto

Composer: Janacek, Leos

Performer(s): Bamberg Symphony Orchestra

Album: Dvorak Janacek / BIS

Duration: 2:50


Title: Carmen Suite (Shchedrin) (4th Movement) Changing Of The Guard

Composer: Shchedrin, Rodian

Performer(s): Russian National Orchestra

Album: Shchedrin Carmen Suite etc. ~~ H664804 / Deutsche Grammophon / 471 136-2

Duration: 1:56


Title: Serenade In C Minor (4) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Paris Bastille Wind Octet

Album: Mozart/Beethoven - Octour Paris-Bastille / Harmonia Mundi / HMN 911583

Duration: 6:23


Title: Scent Of A Woman Main Title

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): Thomas Newman

Album: Scent Of A Woman / Mca Records / MCD10759

Duration: 2:52


Title: Tornami A Dir

Complete Work Name: Don Pasquale

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Roberto Alagna (Tenor), Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Duets And Arias ~~ A196807 / EMI Classics / 724355611727

Duration: 3:25


Title: Hungarian Dance No.6 In D Flat. Vivace

Complete Work Name: Hungarian Dance No.6 In D Flat - Transcr. In B Flat Major For Violin And Piano By Joseph Joachim

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Lambert Orkis (Piano)

Album: Simply Anne-Sophie ~~ CDH8805 / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 7166

Duration: 3:46


Title: Song Of The Chanter & Allistrum`S March

Composer: Anon

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

Album: Double Strung ~~ R421007

Duration: 3:33


Title: Symphony No.1 In C Major (2nd Movement) Andante Cantabile Con Moto

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Bremen Chamber Philharmonic

Album: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen / Paavo Jarvi - Beethoven / RCA / Sony / 88697 338352

Duration: 6:27


Title: Danish Folk-Music Suite (1st Movement) Lord Peter's Stable-Boy

Composer: Grainger, Percy

Performer(s): Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Album: Grainger: The Warriors - Melbourne Symphony Orchestra: Geoffrey Simon / Cala / CACDS 4033

Duration: 2:52


Title: Tribute To Benny Goodman

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Emma Johnson (Clarinet), John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Emma Johnson Voyage ~~ D403310 / Universal Classics & Jazz / 986618-0

Duration: 6:12


Title: The Varsity Student's Rag

Composer: The Nash Ensemble

Performer(s): The Nash Ensemble

Album: Sir John Betjeman's Varsity Rag / Virgin Records / CASCD 1154

Duration: 3:26


Title: Mazurka-Etude

Composer: Wallace, William Vincent

Performer(s): Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: The Irish Piano / RTE lyric fm / CD138

Duration: 3:35


Title: Tico Tico

Composer: Zequinha de Abreu/arr J. Iveson

Performer(s): Maurice Murphy (Trumpet), The Leyland Daf Band

Album: The Lighter Side of Maurice Murphy / Doyen / DOY CD007

Duration: 4:22


Title: Va Tacito -- Giulio Cesare In Egitto

Complete Work Name: Giulio Cesare In Egitto

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Bass-Baritone), John Fisher (Harpsichord), Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Handel Arias - Bryn Terfel ~~ A233613 / Deutsche Grammophon / 453480-2

Duration: 6:15


Title: On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring

Composer: Delius, Frederick

Performer(s): Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 8.557143) / Naxos / 8.557143

Duration: 5:53


Title: Unsquare Dance -- Unsquare Dance

Composer: Brubeck, Dave

Performer(s): Dave Brubeck (Piano), The Dave Brubeck Quartet

Album: Dave Brubeck - Legacy of A Legend / Columbia/Legacy / 88697805632

Duration: 2:02


Title: Virgilio (Bambuco Tachirense)

Composer: Dyens, Roland

Performer(s): Alec O'Leary (Guitar)

Album: Alec O'Leary - Milonga / GFI Masters / N/K

Duration: 2:52


Title: Piano Trio In E Minor 'Dumky' (4th Movement) Allegro

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Yuval Piano Trio

Album: Dvorak / Smetana: Piano Trios / Deutsche Grammophon / 457892-2

Duration: 4:15


Title: Waltz From The Return Of Maxim

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Moscow Chamber Orchestra

Album: Shostakovich Waltzes (Recordno: De 3527) / Delos International / De 3527

Duration: 3:07


Title: Grainne's Jig

Composer: Tommy Peoples

Performer(s): Kathleen Loughnane (Harp)

Album: Harping On ~~ R369109 / Reiskmore Music

Duration: 2:42


Title: Ride Of The Valkyries -- Die Walkure

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Holland

Album: The Only Classical Album You'll Ever Need Vol. 2 -- 82876569652 ~~ CDG04300 / BMG / 82876569652

Duration: 4:01


Title: Variations In A (Souvenir De Paganini)

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Florian Uhlig (Piano)

Album: Venezia - Florian Uhlig / Black Box / BBM1054

Duration: 3:34


Title: The Willow Tree

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): City Of London Sinfonia, Cambridge Singers

Album: The Lark in The Clear Air / Collegium Records / Colcd120

Duration: 3:03


Title: Praelidium V11

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Maurizio Pollini (Piano)

Album: Maurizio Pollini Bach The Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 / Deutsche Grammophon / 00289 477 8078

Duration: 3:57


Title: Fantasy For Clarinet And Strings

Composer: Potter, Archibald James

Performer(s): John Finucane (Clarinet), Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Clarinet Variations: John Finucane / RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra / Houlihan / RTÉ lyric fm / CD124

Duration: 5:10


Title: Le Carnival Des Animaux - Le Cygne

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Mischa Maisky (Cello), Orchestre De Paris

Album: Cello Encores / Deutsche Grammophon / 4785413

Duration: 3:56



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Presenter: Lorcan Murray

Producer: Olga Buckley


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