Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 26 July 2013

A special series for Christmas week.
A Christmas Postcard:  Monday 18th to Friday 22nd December.


At noon every day this week we’ll have an episode from a newly commissioned series  'A Christmas Postcard: The History of the Nativity Story.The series explores the Christian story of the Nativity, through dramatisations of Biblical and medieval devotional texts, with documentary contributions and original music. You can listen back to the series by clicking on the individual images as they are broadcast each day.

The dramatisations were recorded on location at Kilcrea Abbey, County Cork.


Monday 18th December - Episode 1 – The Nativity story in the Bible and the apocrypha.

Biblical and extra-Biblical accounts of Christ’s birth and their influence on the Nativity story with dramatised passages taken from the Gospels according to Matthew and Luke, from the Douay-Rheims Bible, first published in 1582 and 1610.


Tuesday 19th December - Episode 2 – Francis of Assisi and the first crib.

The medieval beginnings of the Christmas crib with dramatised passages taken from Pseudo Bonaventure’s Meditations on the Life of Christ published in English as "St Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ", published by PJ Kennedy & Sons, New York, 1881.


Wednesday 20th December - Episode 3 – The Wise Men and the Feast of the Epiphany.



The origin and symbolism of the Magi with dramatised passages taken from the Gospel according to Matthew, from the Douay-Rheims Bible, first published in 1582 and 1610.


Thursday 21st December - Episode 4 – The Wise Men and the Gifts.

The practical and symbolic value of gold, frankincense and myrrh with dramatised passages are taken from Pseudo Bonaventure’s Meditations on the Life of Christ published in English as "St Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ", published by PJ Kennedy & Sons, New York, 1881.


Friday 22nd December - Episode 5 – The Nativity in Art.

Artistic depictions of the birth of Christ from medieval to modern times with dramatised passages taken from the gospel of Matthew and Pseudo Bonaventure’s Meditations on the Life of Christ published in English as "St Bonaventure’s Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ", published by PJ Kennedy & Sons, New York, 1881.


A Christmas Postcard is made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland from the television license fee.  Click here for Programme Credits.
 

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Join Niall for some great classical music as he takes you from brunch to late lunch on Classical Daytime with a Coffee Concert from around the world at 11am.

Coffee Concert Friday 26th July

Coffee Concert Friday 26th July

Austria: Grand Hall, Zonzerthaus, Vienna Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54 Gluck: Dance of the Blessed Spirits Vienna Symphony Orchestra Nelson Freire (piano) David Zinman (conductor)

Music Played on the Show

10:01

Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In D Op6 (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo

Duration: 10:00

10:11

Title: Qrt In E Flatfor Cl, Vln, Vla And Cello (4th Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Duration: 6:48

10:28

Title: Summer (4 Seasons) (2nd Movement) Adagio E Piano - Presto E Forte

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:35

10:30

Title: Credo (Mass In C Minor)

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 3:45

10:34

Title: Carnival Of The Animals: Aquarium

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 2:47

10:37

Title: Allegretto Espressivo Alla Romanza

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 6:43

10:45

Title: Land Of The Mountain And The Flood

Performer(s): Maccunn, Hamish

Duration: 9:37

10:54

Title: The Venice Gavotte

Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Wilbur, Richard/Parker, Dorothy

Duration: 4:40

11:39

Title: Polonaise From Suite No.2 In B Min

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:46

11:43

Title: Marsch-Septett Wie Die Weiber, Man Behadelt..Ja, Das Studium Der

Performer(s): Lehar, Franz

Duration: 3:29

11:46

Title: Mazurka In D Op33/2

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 3:03

11:50

Title: Symphony In C Major (4th Movement) Finale: Allegro Vivace

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 6:30

12:10

Title: Slavonic Dances Op.46 No.7

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 3:35

12:15

Title: Les Filles De Cadix

Performer(s): Delibes, Léo

Duration: 3:30

12:30

Title: Prelude (Melody No.17)

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 2:29

12:33

Title: The Sorcerer - My Name Is John Wellington Wells

Performer(s): Gilbert & Sullivan

Duration: 2:27

12:36

Title: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 9:20

12:46

Title: My Wife Is A Most Knowing Woman

Performer(s): Foster, Stephen

Duration: 4:04

12:51

Title: Festival Overture

Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri

Duration: 6:07

13:01

Title: Toccata From Symphony No.5

Performer(s): Widor, Charles-Marie

Duration: 6:21

13:07

Title: Ochi Chernye

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 4:53

13:13

Title: The Days

Performer(s): Einaudi, Ludovico

Duration: 6:18

13:21

Title: Song To The Moon, From Rusalka

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 6:40

13:27

Title: Clog Dance

Performer(s): Herold, Ferdinand

Duration: 2:24

13:34

Title: Malena

Performer(s): Morricone, Ennio

Duration: 2:52

13:37

Title: Rosemary And Thyme - Caprice For Gtr And Orch

Performer(s): Gunning, Christopher

Duration: 4:19

13:42

Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In C Minor (2nd Movement) Adagio Sostenuto

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 12:46

13:55

Title: Sextet From Lucia Di Lammermoor

Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano

Duration: 3:55

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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