Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

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Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 28 August 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 Evelyn Grant for some great classical music as she takes you from brunch to late lunch on Classical Daytime with a Coffee Concert from around the world at 11am

Coffee Concert Wednesday 28th August

Coffee Concert Wednesday 28th August

Switzerland: RSI Auditorium, Lugano
Resphigi: Violin Sonata in B minor
Remaud Capucon (violin)
Francesco Piemontesi (piano)

Music Played on the Show

10:01

Title: Overture Orphee Aux Enfers

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 9:36

10:11

Title: Romance In F, Op. 85, For Viola And Orchestra

Performer(s): Bruch, Max

Duration: 9:49

10:22

Title: Pno Sonata In D (I) Allegro

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 5:14

10:27

Title: St John Passion. No.39 Chorus : Ruht Wohl, Ihr Heiligen Gebenne

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 7:03

10:34

Title: Concerto No.3 In G Major Rv 310 (Iii) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 2:30

10:38

Title: Slavonic Dance No.16 In Ab

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 7:18

10:47

Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 12:20

11:33

Title: Overture: Fidelio

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 6:59

11:42

Title: Concerto In F Major (1st Movement) Allegro Moderato

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 7:05

11:51

Title: La Gitana

Performer(s): Kreisler, Fritz

Duration: 3:27

11:54

Title: Polovtsian Dances, From Prince Igor

Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander

Duration: 11:46

12:06

Title: Vln Concerto No.1 In D (3rd Movement)

Performer(s): Paganini, Nicolo

Duration: 6:49

12:15

Title: Spem In Alium

Performer(s): Tallis, Thomas

Duration: 10:07

12:25

Title: Cavatina

Performer(s): Myers, Stanley

Duration: 4:33

12:33

Title: Boutique Fantasque (5th Movement) Can-Can

Performer(s): Rossini / Arr Respighi

Duration: 2:13

12:35

Title: Wind Octet In Eb Major - Iv. Presto Finale

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 3:46

12:40

Title: The Prince Of Denmark's March

Performer(s): Clarke, Jeremiah

Duration: 3:10

12:43

Title: Flute Concerto In G (3rd Movement) Presto

Performer(s): Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel

Duration: 5:55

12:53

Title: Roman Carnival Overture

Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector

Duration: 9:13

13:02

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

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 12:46

13:15

Title: Main Title (I Had A Farm In Africa)

Performer(s): Barry, John

Duration: 3:26

13:20

Title: O Terra Addio

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 4:57

13:26

Title: Rondo Allegretto From Harp Concertoin A

Performer(s): Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters Von

Duration: 4:17

13:32

Title: 3 Preludes (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 4:33

13:37

Title: Il Postino - Theme

Performer(s): Bacalov, Luis

Duration: 4:01

13:41

Title: Michelangelo 70

Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor

Duration: 3:27

13:46

Title: La Danza

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 3:31

13:49

Title: Symphonie Fantastique - Iv. Marche Au Supplice - March To The Sc

Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector

Duration: 4:44

13:55

Title: Waltz From Act 1 Sleeping Beauty, Opus66

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 4:46

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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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