Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 18 October 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

Get your Friday off to a musical start with a four hour fix of the great classics on Classical Daytime with Niall Carroll turn up the radio and stay tuned!

Coffee Concert Friday 18th October

Coffee Concert Friday 18th October

Festspielscheune, Ulrichshusen
Beethoven : Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, op. 13 ('Pathetique')
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, op. 27/2 ('Moonlight')
Rudolf Buchbinder (piano)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Symphony No.4 (4th Movement) Allegro Energico E Passioato - Piu

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 6:21


Title: Polonaise In A Major Op.40 No.1 Military

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 5:40


Title: Sonata A La Maresienne

Performer(s): Marais, Marin

Duration: 13:11


Title: Sicilienne

Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel

Duration: 4:12


Title: Che Gelida Manina

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 5:28


Title: Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G Major Bwv 1007 - 1. Prelude

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 2:59


Title: Pavane Pour Une Infante Défunte

Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice

Duration: 7:11


Title: Variations On A Tyrolean Theme

Performer(s): Arban, Jean-Baptiste

Duration: 4:32


Title: Adagio Cantabile In G

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 6:53


Title: Se Quel Guerrier Io Fossi... Celeste Aida

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 5:20


Title: Trumpet Concerto In E Flat (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Neruda, Johann Baptist Georg

Duration: 5:28


Title: Les Contes D'Hoffmann - The Ballad Of Kleinzach

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 5:46


Title: Danse Bacchanale

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 8:01


Title: Elegie In D Flatop17

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 6:54


Title: Concerto For Flute, Strings, Bassoon And Continuo In G, Rv 438 (

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:07


Title: Song Without Words Op67 No.4 Spinning Song In C

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 2:14


Title: Una Voce Poco F?, From Barber Of Seville

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 6:34


Title: Moto Perpetuo

Performer(s): Novacek, Ottokar

Duration: 3:17


Title: Symphony In E Flat For Double Orchestra, Op. 18, No. 1, Andante

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Christian

Duration: 3:47


Title: Pno Concerto No.5 "Emperor" In E Flatop73

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 10:13


Title: Easter Hymn

Performer(s): Mascagni, Pietro

Duration: 6:24


Title: El Amor Brujo - Danza Ritual Del Fuego

Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De

Duration: 3:48


Title: Wedding Day At Troldhaugen

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 6:51


Title: Jewel Song, From Faust

Performer(s): Gounod, Charles

Duration: 6:42


Title: Sonata In C Sharp Minor

Performer(s): Cimarosa, Domenico

Duration: 3:13


Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (4th Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 5:32


Title: Alle Maskiert

Performer(s): Strauss, Johann Ii

Duration: 2:27


Title: Romanian Rhapsody No.1

Performer(s): Enesco

Duration: 13:22


Title: Twelve Spanish Dances (2nd Movement) Orientale

Performer(s): Granados, Enrique

Duration: 5:35


Title: An Die Musik D547

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 3:28



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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