Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 22 November 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 22nd November

Coffee Concert Friday 22nd November

Metropole Hall, Lausanne
Beethoven: Coriolan, op. 62, overture in C minor
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, op. 15
Christian Zacharias (piano & conductor)
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra

Music Played on the Show


Title: Concerto No.1 In F "Storm At Sea"

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 6:29


Title: Violin Concerto No.1 In G Minor (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Bruch, Max

Duration: 8:26


Title: Voi Che Sapete From Marriage Of Figaro

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 3:14


Title: Sonata No. 2 In D Major Op. 58 (4th Movement) Molto Allegro E Vi

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 7:02


Title: The Plough Boy

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 2:18


Title: Allegro Molto 1st Movement

Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph

Duration: 5:38


Title: Evocation

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 6:28


Title: Track 08

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 3:45


Title: Track 03

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 3:45


Title: Vln Concertoin Dmin (3rd Movement) Allegro Ma Non Tanto

Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean

Duration: 7:41


Title: Les Filles De Cadix

Performer(s): Delibes, Léo

Duration: 3:38


Title: Hail Bright Cecilia

Performer(s): Purcell, Henry

Duration: 4:37


Title: Quiza, Quizas, Quizas

Performer(s): Gardel, Carlos

Duration: 3:29


Title: Quintet No. 3 In C Major G427 (1st Movement) Andante Non Tanto

Performer(s): Boccherini, Luigi

Duration: 7:38


Title: Four Sea Interludes (2nd Movement) Sunday Morning

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 4:09


Title: Nocturne In E Flat, Op.9 No.2

Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic

Duration: 4:32


Title: Oh Better Far To Live And Die

Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan

Duration: 3:04


Title: Symphonie Espagnole (4th Movement) Andante

Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard

Duration: 6:31


Title: Guitar Concerto In D (4th Movement) Ritmico E Cavalleresco

Performer(s): Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario

Duration: 6:54


Title: Sanctus

Performer(s): Gounod, Charles

Duration: 5:54


Title: Sonata No.2 In G Major (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Richter, Frantisek Xaver

Duration: 6:07


Title: Les Oiseaux Dans La Charmille

Performer(s): Offenbach, Jacques

Duration: 7:26


Title: Pineapple Poll, Grand Finale

Performer(s): Sullivan, A.

Duration: 5:57


Title: Danzon No. 2

Performer(s): Marquez, Arturo

Duration: 10:01


Title: Piano Sonata In C Major - Movement I - Allegro

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 5:36


Title: The Four Seasons: Spring (3rd Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio

Duration: 4:26


Title: Theme From Brideshead Revisited

Performer(s): Burgon, Geoffrey

Duration: 2:18


Title: Symphony No.9 In E Minor Scherzo (Molto Vivace)

Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin

Duration: 8:09


Title: The Salley Gardens

Performer(s): Trad/Britten

Duration: 2:53


Title: Overture L'Italiana In Algeri

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 8:23


Title: Cristal

Performer(s): Camargo Mariano, Cesar

Duration: 3:04



Contact the Show

Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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