Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Thursday 20 February 2014

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

Evelyn Grant presents Classical Daytime with four hours of great music from all around the world including a Coffee Concert from the Berwaldhallen, Stockholm at 11 am

Coffee Concert Thursday 20th February

Berwaldhallen, Stockholm
Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 7
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Alondra de la Parra (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Espana Malaguena

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 4:20


Title: Cleopatra: E Pur Cosi In Un Giorno

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 6:54


Title: Quartet For Flute, Violin, Viola And Cello In G Major Op. 3 No.

Performer(s): Schmitt, Joseph

Duration: 2:37


Title: Candide Overture

Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard

Duration: 4:57


Title: Symphony No.2 In E Minor (3rd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 13:22


Title: Four Legends For Orchestra

Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean

Duration: 6:34


Title: Morning, Noon And Night In Vienna Overture

Performer(s): Suppe, Franz Von

Duration: 8:25


Title: Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 3:30


Title: Concert In D Major Op.21 - Sicilienne

Performer(s): Chausson, Ernest

Duration: 4:32


Title: Cello Concerto In A Major (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Leo, Leonardo

Duration: 2:45


Title: William Tell: Overture

Performer(s): Rossini, Gioachino

Duration: 12:09


Title: Kyrie

Performer(s): Monteverdi, Claudio

Duration: 4:13


Title: Piano Concerto No.23 In A (2nd Movement) Adagio

Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Duration: 7:06


Title: Vals No.4

Performer(s): Barrios, Augustin

Duration: 4:35


Title: Zigeunerfest (Gypsy Feast)

Performer(s): Lehar, Franz

Duration: 6:07


Title: Bella Figlia Dell'amore

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 5:48


Title: Beatles Symphony (2nd Movement)

Performer(s): Lennon, John/Mccartney, Paul Arr Mcnamara

Duration: 6:55


Title: Carousel Waltz

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard

Duration: 7:44


Title: Symphony No.59 In A Major 'Fire' (4th Movement) Allegro Assai

Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef

Duration: 4:28


Title: He, Watching Over Isreal, Slumbers Not

Performer(s): Mendelssohn, Felix

Duration: 3:29


Title: Track 03

Performer(s): Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista

Duration: 3:45


Title: Pirates Of Penzance: Overture

Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan

Duration: 7:23


Title: O Soave Fanciulla

Performer(s): Puccini, Giacomo

Duration: 4:44


Title: Castillane From Le Cid

Performer(s): Massenet, Jules

Duration: 3:23


Title: Melodie In F

Performer(s): Rubinstein, Anton Grigor'yevich

Duration: 4:25


Title: They Can't Take That Away From Me

Performer(s): Gershwin, George And Ira

Duration: 3:29


Title: Night And Day

Performer(s): Porter, Cole

Duration: 6:12


Title: El Desbande

Performer(s): Piazzolla, Astor

Duration: 2:46


Title: Rondino Giocoso

Performer(s): Berger, Theodor

Duration: 4:36


Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Waltz

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 4:30



Contact the Show

Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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