Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Friday 23 May 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

Get your Friday off to a musical start with a four hour fix of the great classics on Classical Daytime and at 11 am, Jörg Widmann is soloist in Mozart's Clarinet Concerto in A

Coffee Concert Friday 23rd May

Coffee Concert Friday 23rd May

Germany: Beethoven Hall, Bonn
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A, K. 622
Jörg Widmann (clarinet)
German Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Bremen
Kent Nagano (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Floret Silva Nobilis

Composer: Orff, Carl

Performer(s): Orchester Der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Chor Der Deutchen Oper Berlin

Album: Carmina Burana ~~ C622307 / Deutsche Grammophon / 447437-2

Duration: 3:01


Title: Prelude And Fugue In D

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): András Schiff (Piano)

Album: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1 ~~ D052605 / Decca / 414388-2

Duration: 3:09


Title: Symphony No. 6 In D Minor Op. 104 (4th Movement) Allegro Molto

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Sibelius: Symphonies 1 and 6 - Berliner Philharmoniker: Herbert von Karajan / EMI / 0946 3 72478 2 2

Duration: 9:18


Title: Mandolin Concerto In G (2nd Movement) Andante Con Variazoni

Composer: Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Performer(s): Alison Stephens (Mandolin), London Mozart Players

Album: Hummel: Mandolin Concerto Etc. ~~ H677003 / Chandos / Chan9925

Duration: 4:34


Title: Adagio For Strings -- Not Available

Composer: Barber, Samuel

Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic

Album: Gershwin/Bernstein/Barber ~~ G121405 / Deutsche Grammophon / 427806-2

Duration: 10:09


Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In D Minor Op. 15 - Movement Iii - Rondo: Allegro Non Troppo

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Nelson Freire (Piano), Gewvandhausorchester

Album: Brahms: The Piano Concertos - Freire - Gewvandhausorchester: Riccardo Chailly - Disk 1 / Decca / 475 7637

Duration: 11:28


Title: Mounsiers Almaine

Composer: Bacheler, Daniel

Performer(s): Steve Kostelnik (Guitar)

Album: Guitar Recital ~~ D319501 / Naxos / 8.554214

Duration: 5:47


Title: Spanish Dance -- Not Available

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Amir (Violin), John Lenehan (Piano), Marat Bisengaliev (Violin)

Album: Amir ~~ D351021 / Black Box / BBM1042

Duration: 2:00


Title: Un Seuno En La Floresta

Composer: Mangoré, Agustín Barrios

Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic (Guitar)

Album: Milos Karadaglic Latino ~~ / Deutsche Grammophon / 4790514

Duration: 7:20


Title: Hungarian March -- The Damnation Of Faust

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: A Date With The Devil / Naxos / 8.555355

Duration: 4:50


Title: Flute Quintet No.1 In E Flat Major (2nd Movement) Minuet

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Carlo Ipata (Flute), Auser Musici

Album: Boccherini: Six Quintets for Flute and Strings / Hyperion / CDA67646

Duration: 4:02


Title: Cello Sonata No.1 In F Major (2nd Movement) Rondo: Allegro Vivace

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Adrian Brendel (Cello), Alfred Brendel (Piano)

Album: Beethoven: Complete works for piano & cello / Philips / 475 379-2

Duration: 7:02


Title: Court Ball Dances Op.161

Composer: Lanner, Joseph

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: New Year's Concert 2008 - Vienna Philharmonic / Georges Pretre ~~ CDG04818 / Decca / 4780034

Duration: 8:34


Title: Piano Concerto No.6 In F (3rd Movement) Finale: Presto

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Massimo Palumbo (Piano), Suela Mullaj (Violin), Austrian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Complete Piano Concertos / Arts / 47630-2

Duration: 3:13


Title: Rusalka - O Silver Moon

Composer: Dvorak, Antonin

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The number one Opera album 2004 CD 1 / Universal Classics and Jazz / 4762004

Duration: 5:56


Title: String Quartet No. 1 In G Minor Op. 27 - Romanze: Andantino / Allegro Agitato

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Levon Chilingirian (Vl), Charles Sewart (Vl), Asdis Valdimarsdottir (Vla), Philip De Groote (Vlc), Chilingirian Quartet

Album: Grieg: String Quartets No. 1 and 2 - Chilingirian Quartet / Helios / CDH55299

Duration: 6:08


Title: Study In B Minor -- Not Available

Composer: Sor, Fernando

Performer(s): Richard Gilewitz (Guitar)

Album: Voluntary Solitary - Richard Gilewitz / Gillazilla / GZ1001

Duration: 1:32


Title: E. T. The Extra Terrestrial

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Music From The Films Of Steven Spielberg - Disk 1 / Silva Screen / SILCD 1182

Duration: 10:57


Title: Loudly Let The Trumpet Bray (Iolanthe)

Composer: Gilbert And Sullivan

Performer(s): D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Iolanthe / Telarc / Cd80374

Duration: 5:25


Title: The Four Seasons - Summer Concerto In G Minor (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Anthony Marwood (Violin), Nicholas Mcgegan (Harpsichord Continuo), Scottish Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Four Seasons of the Lakes / BMG Entertainment UK and Ireland / 74321866002

Duration: 2:50


Title: Spanish Dance (La Vida Breve)

Composer: Falla, Manuel de

Performer(s): Tasmin Little (Violin), Piers Lane (Piano)

Album: Virtuoso Violin (Recordno: 0777 7 64507 2 8) / EMI / 0777 7 64507 2 8

Duration: 3:26


Title: The Harry Lime Theme -- The Third Man

Composer: Karas, Anton

Performer(s): Graffiti Classics

Album: The Graffiti Classics / Promo CD

Duration: 3:19


Title: Panis Angelicus -- Not Available

Composer: Franck, Cesar

Performer(s): Juan Diego Florez (Tenor), Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna, Coro Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna

Album: Santo - Sacred songs by Juan Diego Florez / Decca Records / 4782254

Duration: 3:30


Title: Polonaise In A Op.40 No.1 -- Not Available

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Garrick Ohlsson (Piano)

Album: Chopin Masterpieces / EMI Classics / Cd-Cfp4501

Duration: 5:34


Title: Floret Silva Nobilis (The Noble Woods Are Burgeoning)

Composer: Orff, Carl

Performer(s): Robert Blank (Chorus Master), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Choir

Album: Carl Orff : Carmina Burana / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778778

Duration: 3:15


Title: Romance From The Gadfly -- Gadfly Suite Op 97a

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti - The Silver Violin ~~ PD LM / Decca / 478 3529

Duration: 3:44


Title: Evening Prayer From Hansel And Gretel

Composer: Humperdinck, Engelbert

Performer(s): Eaken Piano Trio

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 8.554099) / Naxos / 8.554099

Duration: 3:12


Title: Englische Suite No. 2 In A Minor Bwv 807 (2nd Movement) - Allemande

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Piano)

Album: J. S. Bach: Toccata BWV 911, Partita BWV 826, Englische Suite No. 2 BWV 807 - Martha Argerich / Deutsche Grammophon / 463 604-2

Duration: 2:56


Title: Symphony No.3 In E Flat Major Op.97 "Rhenish" (5th Movement) Lebhaft

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Los Angeles Philharmonic

Album: Giulini in America Los Angeles Philharmonic (Recordno: 002894778840) ~~ PD OB / Deutsche Grammophon / 002894778840

Duration: 5:56


Title: Bastien Und Bastienne: Overture

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Staatskapelle Dresden

Album: Mozart: Overtures (Recordno: 74321 68004 2) / BMG Entertainment / 74321 68004 2

Duration: 1:47


Title: Tromba Lontana -- Tromba Lontana

Composer: Adams, John

Performer(s): Gareth Bimson & Martin Hurrell (Trumpets), Bbc Symphony Orchestra

Album: John Adams: Tromba Lontana, Violin Concerto, The Wound-Dresser / Late Junction / BBCLJ30012

Duration: 4:19


Title: Piano Sonata No.1 In E Flat (2nd Movement) Rondo

Composer: Field, John

Performer(s): Míceál O'Rourke (Piano)

Album: John Field: 4 Piano Sonatas / Chandos / Chan8787

Duration: 4:29


Title: The Swan -- Carnival Of The Animals

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics / RTE lyric fm / CD129

Duration: 2:34


Title: Pilgrims Chorus

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Bavarian Symphony Orchestra, Bavarian Symphony Chorus

Album: Best Choral Album in the World Ever / Virgin/EMI / 724384722524

Duration: 4:21



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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