Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 21 August 2013

Starts Tuesday 12th of June at 11.30 and runs through the summer each Tuesday.


Through the Canvas: Episode 1 "Green Garden"   


Through the Canvas: Episode 2 "Sonny's Day"   

Tuesday 19th of June 11.30am Click here or on the image to listen back if you missed the broadcast.
Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre head up the Galtee Mountains to enter the storied landscape of Martin Gale's 1980 painting "Sonny's Day".

In 2013 Martin was awarded Honorary Doctorate in Fine Art, NUI Maynooth. Lives and works in Co. Kildare.

 Irish Museum of Modern Art Collection, oil on canvas.

Through the Canvas: Episode 3 "Rain II"   

Tuesday 26th of June - 11.30am - Click here or on the image to listen back if you missed the broadcast.
Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre visit Noreen Quish's farm in a downpour for an encounter with Gwen O'Dowd's abstracted landscape painting"Rain II".

Gwen O'Dowd was born in Dublin in 1957 where she now lives and works. O'Dowd is one of Ireland's foremost contemporary artists; she has received many awards and prizes and is a member of Aosdana.

(1992) Irish Museum of Modern Art Collection, oil on canvas


Through the Canvas: Episode 4 "View of Kilmallock"   

Tuesday 3rd of July - 11.30am Click here or on the image to listen back if you missed the broadcast.
Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre step back in time into the historic world of John George Mulvany's "View of Kilmallock" (c1800)

The painting shows two couples and livestock in the foreground and the ruins of two churches, the Dominican Friary, a tower and gate. The brothers, John and Thomas James Mulvany RHA, painted in a similar style. 

National Gallery of Ireland Collection, oil on canvas.


Through the Canvas: Episode 5 "Untitled (Shannon Series)

Tuesday 10th of July - 11.30am - Click here or on the image to listen back if you missed the broadcast.

Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre go through security at Shannon Airport and venture out amongst the aircraft of Camille Souter's Untitled (Shannon Series) Painting (1980) Irish Museum of Modern Art,  Oil on paper


Through the Canvas: Episode 6  "Waves Breaking on the Rock's Kilkee"

Tuesday 17th of July - 11.30am - 
Click here or on the image to listen back if you missed the broadcast.

Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre head out to the Pollack Holes on Clare's Atlantic coast guided by a Nathaniel Hone the Younger sketch "Waves Breaking on the Rock's Kilkee" (c1890) National Gallery of Ireland Collection Watercolour with white highlight on paper

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Join Evelyn Grant for a wonderful mix of Classical Music to accompany you from mid-morning to early afternoon

Coffee Concert 21st August

Coffee Concert 21st August

Germany: Congress Hall, Saarbrucken Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in e minor, Op. 98 German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Saarbrucken-Kaiserslautern Gerd Albrecht (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 In D Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 8:01


Title: Violin Concerto In G Major (3rd Movement) - Allegro

Performer(s): Nardini, Pietro

Duration: 5:52


Title: In Haven

Performer(s): Elgar, Edward

Duration: 2:05


Title: Der Lindenbaum

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 4:58


Title: Wind Serenade In B Flat(6) Theme And Variations

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 9:35


Title: Behind The Closed Eye

Performer(s): Mcglynn, Michael

Duration: 4:22


Title: Six Grandes Etudes De Paganini S 141 - Etude No. 6 In A Minor (T

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 5:20


Title: Gartan Mothers Lullaby

Performer(s): Trimble, Joan

Duration: 3:07


Title: Lullabye

Performer(s): Joel, Billy

Duration: 4:22


Title: Flute Concerto In G Op29 (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Stamitz, Carl

Duration: 7:03


Title: Oh, I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'

Performer(s): Gershwin, George And Ira

Duration: 4:01


Title: Mazurka No.1 In C Minor Allegretto Non Tanto

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 1:40


Title: Bagatelle

Performer(s): Ireland, John

Duration: 2:47


Title: Russian Easter Festival Overture

Performer(s): Rimsky Korsakov, Nikolay

Duration: 13:54


Title: Scenes That Are The Brightest

Performer(s): Wallace, William Vincent

Duration: 3:37


Title: Piano Sonata No.8 In C Minor 'Pathetique' (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 4:52


Title: Giselle: Pas De Deux

Performer(s): Adam, Adolphe

Duration: 1:53


Title: Waltz From Coppelia

Performer(s): Delibes, Leo

Duration: 2:38


Title: Concerto In D Minor (1st Movement) Largo

Performer(s): Telemann, Georg Philipp

Duration: 4:04


Title: Kyrie Eleison

Performer(s): Gabrieli, Giovanni

Duration: 3:30


Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 4:47


Title: El Manicero (The Peanut Seller)

Performer(s): Simon, Edward

Duration: 4:52


Title: Memino

Performer(s): Assad, Sergio

Duration: 5:51


Title: Passing By (There Is A Lady Sweet And Kind)

Performer(s): Traditional English

Duration: 3:26


Title: Vln Concerto In E Min (1st Movement) Allegro Molto Appassionato

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 13:12


Title: Danube Maidens Waltz Op.427

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii

Duration: 9:15


Title: Chitarra Romana

Performer(s): Di Lazzaro/Cherubini

Duration: 3:34


Title: Vallflickans Dans

Performer(s): Alfven, Hugo

Duration: 4:11


Title: Why Not?

Performer(s): Arkadi Serper

Duration: 3:26


Title: Canon

Performer(s): Pachelbel, Johann

Duration: 4:39


Title: Funeral March Of A Marionette

Performer(s): Gounod, Charles

Duration: 4:56


Title: A Soft Day

Performer(s): Stanford, Charles Villiers

Duration: 3:01



Contact the Show

Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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