Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Tuesday 22 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

Join Niall for more great classical favourites and at 11am, Faure's Requiem op. 48 in the Coffee Concert

Coffee Concert Tuesday 22nd October

Coffee Concert Tuesday 22nd October

Basilica, Saint-Denis
Faure: Requiem, op. 48
Sophie Karthauser (soprano)
Alexandre Duhamel (baritone)
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
Sofi Jeannin (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Horn Concerto No.2 In E Flat(1st Movement) Allegro Maestoso

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 8:35


Title: Grande Messe Des Morts - V: Quaerens Me

Performer(s): Berlioz, Hector

Duration: 5:25


Title: Etudes Symphoniques Op. 13 (Complete, With Five Posthumous Varia

Performer(s): Schumann, Robert

Duration: 2:40


Title: Vln Concerto In D (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 8:04


Title: The Little Negro

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 2:13


Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.5 (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 10:03


Title: Recorder Concerto In C Rv444 (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 3:28


Title: The Elephant

Performer(s): Saint-Saens, Camille

Duration: 2:57


Title: Piano Concerto No.1 (3rd Movement) Allegro Con Fuoco

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 7:14


Title: Mallorca

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 7:38


Title: Bagatelle No.1 In E Flat (Andante Grazioso)

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 4:01


Title: Pavane Pour Une Infante D?Funte

Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice

Duration: 7:56


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In F Minor Op21 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivac

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 8:41


Title: Bassoon Concerto In F (3rd Movement) Rondo

Performer(s): Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Duration: 7:56


Title: String Quartet No. 4 (4th Movement) Finale Allegor Ma No Troppo

Performer(s): Haydn

Duration: 4:34


Title: Judas Maccabaeus: Overture

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 6:35


Title: J'Aime Les Militaires

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 4:45


Title: Valsa Da Dor

Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Duration: 4:38


Title: Circus Galop From The Irish Dragoon

Performer(s): Sousa, John Philip

Duration: 1:39


Title: Morning, Noon And Night In Vienna Overture

Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von

Duration: 8:25


Title: Song Of The Volga Boatmen

Performer(s): Traditional

Duration: 4:47


Title: Vltava

Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich

Duration: 12:52


Title: I Have A Song To Sing, O!

Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan

Duration: 4:01


Title: Pno Concerto No.3 (2nd Movement) (Nocturne In Bb)

Performer(s): Field, John

Duration: 3:53


Title: Solveig's Song

Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard

Duration: 5:09


Title: Thieving Magpie: Overture

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 10:43


Title: Flower Song, From Carmen

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 4:42


Title: Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 3:25


Title: Exsultate Jubilate (Based On Palladio For String Orchestra)

Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl

Duration: 4:06


Title: Polovtsian Dances

Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander

Duration: 12:35


Title: American Collection Theme

Performer(s): Williams, John

Duration: 3:41


Title: Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened Hwv 259 (1st Movement) - Let Thy Ha

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 3:20


Title: Donkey And Driver

Performer(s): Leonard, Hubert

Duration: 3:56


Title: March From Love Of Three Oranges

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 1:56



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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