Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 30 April 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

Niall Carroll presents Classical Daytime with four hours of great music from all around the world featuring cellist, Stephen Isserlis from Frankfurt in the Coffee Concert at 11am

Coffee Concert Wednesday 30th April

Coffee Concert Wednesday 30th April

Old Opera, Frankfurt
Prokofiev: Cello Concerto in E minor, op. 58
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Järvi (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Slavonic Dance In G Minor, Op.46 No.8 (Presto)

Complete Work Name: Slavonic Dances In G Minor

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Passport to Eastern Europe (Recordno: SFK 47283) / Sony / SFK 47283

Duration: 4:27


Title: Cello Concerto No.2 In A Major (3rd Movement) Rondo. Allegretto

Complete Work Name: Cello Concerto No.2 In A Major

Composer: Stamitz, Carl

Performer(s): Michal Kanka (Cello), Prague Chamber Orchestra

Album: Cello Concertos / Supraphon / SU 4108-2

Duration: 4:11


Title: Finale : Voici Les Valseurs! (Act 2)

Composer: Offenbach, Jacques

Performer(s): Francisco Araiza (Tenor), Eva Kind (Soprano), Riccardo Cassinelli (Tenor), Staatskapelle Dresden, Rundfunkchor Leipzig

Album: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Recordno: 4782675) ~~ PD OB / Decca / 4782675

Duration: 4:31


Title: La Vega (From The Alhambra)

Composer: Albeniz, Isaac

Performer(s): Christopher Parkening (Guitar), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Concerto for Guitar - Christopher Parkening, Elmer Berstein: London Symphony Orchestra / Angel / 7243 5 56859 2 6

Duration: 14:14


Title: Bell Song -- Lakme

Composer: Delibes, Leo

Performer(s): Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Alain Vanzo (Tenor), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 443377-2) / Decca / 443377-2

Duration: 7:51


Title: Fantasie-Impromptu Op. 66 In C Sharp Minor

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Dong-Hyek Lim (Piano)

Album: Chopin Recital - Dong-Hyek Lim / EMI / 7243 5 57702 2 6

Duration: 5:10


Title: Asturiana -- Suite Populaire Espagnole

Composer: Falla, Manuel de

Performer(s): Itzak Perlman (Violin), Samuel Sanders (Piano)

Album: Itzak Perlman Encores ~~ PD OB / EMI / 094635087925

Duration: 2:31


Title: Depuis Le Jour

Composer: Charpentier, Gustave

Performer(s): Anna Netrebko (Soprano), Prague Philharmonia

Album: Anna Netrebko - Souvenirs / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894777639

Duration: 5:19


Title: Fantasie For Piano, Chorus And Orchestra Op.80 (3rd Movement)

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Melvyn Tan (Piano), London Classical Players, Schutz Choir Of London

Album: Beethoven - 5 Piano Concertos / Choral Fantasy / Virgin Classics / 724356224223

Duration: 4:23


Title: Toccata From Symphony No.5 -- Symphony No.5 Op.42

Composer: Widor, Charles-Marie

Performer(s): Peter Hurford (Organ)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 410165-2) / Argo / 410165-2

Duration: 6:20


Title: "Fuggiam Gli Ardori Inospiti..La, Tra Foreste Vergini" (Act 3)

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Leontyne Price (Mezzo Soprano), Jon Vickers (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Orchestra E Coro Del Teatro Dell'opera Di Roma

Album: Aida / Decca / 4782679

Duration: 6:42


Title: Cafe Music (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Schoenfeld, Paul

Performer(s): Eroica Trio

Album: The Sunday Sessions - Alfresco: Music from St. Paul Sunday / Minnesota Public Radio / MPR206

Duration: 5:55


Title: Waltz No.2 (Jazz Suite No.2) -- Suite For Variety Orchestra

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Brodsky Quartet, Philip Edward Fisher (Piano)

Album: Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores / CHAN / CHAN10708

Duration: 3:35


Title: Die Manner Sind Menchant! D866

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Christoph Eschenbach (Piano)

Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 455294-2) / Decca / 455294-2

Duration: 2:34


Title: Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba -- Solomon

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: The Academy - By Request ~~ G080801 / EMI / Cdc-7470272

Duration: 2:46


Title: Tivoli-Rutsch-Walzer Op.39

Composer: Vater, Johann Strauss

Performer(s): Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Alles Walzer ~~ CDG03952 / Bayer / LC5130CD230

Duration: 7:17


Title: Danza Paraguay No. 2 - 'Jha , Che Valle'

Composer: Barrios-Mangore, Agustin

Performer(s): David Russell (Guitar)

Album: Music of Barrios - David Russell / Telrac / CD-80373

Duration: 1:56


Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op. 82 - Movement I - Moderato / Tranqillo

Composer: Glazunov, Alexander

Performer(s): Nathan Milstein (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Art of Nathan Milstein - Disk 1 / EMI / ZDMF 0777 7 64830 2 3 B

Duration: 4:03


Title: Symphony No.4 In A Major Op.90 Italian (1st Movement) Allegro Vivace

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic

Album: Mendelssohn The Complete Symphonies (Recordno: 4782451) ~~ PD OB / Decca / 4782451

Duration: 7:53


Title: Exsultate Jubilate (4th Movement) Alleluia

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): English Concert, Barbara Bonney (Soprano)

Album: Mozart - Coronation Mass / Archiv / 445353-2

Duration: 2:42


Title: Symphony No.2 In E Minor (2nd Movement) Allegro Molto

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Russian National Orchestra

Album: Rachmaninov : Symphonies and Orchestral Works / Deutsche Grammophon / 4779505

Duration: 10:03


Title: Brother Come Dance With Me

Composer: Humperdinck, Engelbert

Performer(s): Margaret Neville (Soprano), Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra

Album: Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel / Wagner: Siegfried Idyll / EMI / 7243 5 75993 2 0

Duration: 3:32


Title: Wedding Day At Troldhaugen -- Not Available

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Album: Peer Gynt (Recordno: 8.550864) ~~ G377811 / Naxos / 8.550864

Duration: 6:03


Title: Montagues And Capulets

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 7243824) / Virgin / 7243824

Duration: 4:52


Title: Clarinet Concerto In B Flat (1st Movement) -- Clarinet Concerto In B Flat

Complete Work Name: Clarinet Concerto In B Flat

Composer: Stamitz, Johann

Performer(s): László Horváth (Clarinet), Liszt Ferenc Chamber Orchestra

Album: Clarinet Concertos - Molter, Stamitz & Stamitz / Hungarton / Hcd11954-2

Duration: 7:22


Title: Zadok The Priest -- Four Coronation Anthems

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): King's Consort, Choir Of New College Oxford

Album: Handel - Four Coronation Anthems / Music for the Royal Fireworks (Recordno: CDA20350) / Hyperion / CDA20350

Duration: 5:32


Title: Intermezzo In B Flat Minor Op117 No.2

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Julius Katchen (Piano)

Album: Your Hundred Best Piano Tunes IV ~~ D198513 / Decca / 436857-2

Duration: 4:39



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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