Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Monday 2 June 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 and at 11am, Christian Zacharias is soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23 from Amsterdam

Coffee Concert Monday 2nd June

Netherlands: Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 in D, Hob I:104 (London)
Residentie Orchestra
Christian Zacharias (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Music For The Royal Fireworks - Ouverture

Complete Work Name: Music For The Royal Fireworks

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): The King's Consort

Album: Handel - Fireworks Music - Water Music / Helios / CDH55375

Duration: 9:48


Title: Serenade To Music -- Serenade To Music

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir

Album: Vaughan Williams: Sinfionia Antartica etc - Vernon Handley / EMI / 7243 5 75313 2 0

Duration: 12:53


Title: 4 Impromptus Op. 90 D 899 - No. 3 In G Flat Major - Andante

Complete Work Name: 4 Impromptus Op. 90 D 899

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Mitsuko Uchida (Piano)

Album: Schubert: Impromptus - Mitsuko Uchida / Philips / 456 245-2

Duration: 5:39


Title: Chorus Of The Cigarette Girls

Complete Work Name: Carmen

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus

Album: World's Greatest Choruses ~~ C362902 / RCA Victor / 09026612412

Duration: 4:02


Title: Moonlight Sonata -- Piano Sonata No.14 In C Sharp Minor

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Juan Martín (Guitar), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Serenade - Juan Martin (Recordno: FV11) / Flamenco Vision / FV11

Duration: 4:37


Title: In Te, Domine, Speravi

Composer: Charpentier, Marc-Antoine

Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields, Choirs Of King's College Cambridge

Album: Charpentier: Te Deum/ Magnificat; Vivaldi: Gloria/Magnificat; Handel: Dettinger Te Deum / Emi / 5658372

Duration: 3:27


Title: Prelude A L'Apres-Midi D'Un Faune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Debussy - Pelléas Et Mélisande Suite, Concert Suite Etc. / Deutsche Grammophon / 471332-2

Duration: 9:27


Title: Symphonie Fantastique - Iv. Marche Au Supplice - March To The Scaffold

Composer: Berlioz, Hector

Performer(s): Orchestre De L'Opera Bastille

Album: The Berlioz Experience (Recordno: 474440-2) ~~ H708002 / Deutsche Grammophon / 474440-2

Duration: 4:29


Title: Guitar Quintet In D (2nd Movement) Allegro

Complete Work Name: Guitar Quintet In D G448

Composer: Boccherini, Luigi

Performer(s): Zoltán Tokos (Guitar), Danubius String Quartet

Album: Guitar Quintets Vol.2 ~~ H324802 / Naxos / 8.550552

Duration: 6:46


Title: Neptune, The Mystic

Composer: Holst, Gustav

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

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 429730-2) / DGV / 429730-2

Duration: 8:11


Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In G Minor Op. 25 - Movement Iii - Presto - Molto Allegro E Vivace

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn: First Piano Conertos - Lang Lang / Deutsche Grammophon / 474 291-2

Duration: 6:46


Title: Trumpet Concerto In C (2nd Movement) Allegro Molto

Composer: Haydn, Michael

Performer(s): Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet), King's Consort

Album: Haydn Hummel / Hyperion / Cda67266

Duration: 4:49


Title: Gloria -- Mass For Four Voices

Composer: Monteverdi, Claudio

Performer(s): Margaret Phillips (Organ), The Sixteen

Album: Monteverdi Masses and Motets / Helios / CDH55145

Duration: 4:33


Title: Sons De Carrilhoes (Sounds Of Bells)

Composer: Teixeira Guimaraes, Joao

Performer(s): Eleftheria Kotzia (Guitar)

Album: La Guitarra Latina - Kotzia / Chandos / CHAN 9732

Duration: 2:26


Title: Violin Concerto In G Major Hob. Viia;4 (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Orchestra Of The Champs Elysees

Album: Haydn Violin Concertos / Archiv / 002894778774

Duration: 3:30


Title: Nocturne In B Flat Major

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Album: Angela Hewitt: Chopin Nocturnes ~~ CDD4130 / Hyperion / CDA67371/2

Duration: 5:59


Title: Intermezzo (Karelia Suite)

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Sibelius (Recordno: 54273) / EMI / 54273

Duration: 3:44


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

Composer: Bruch, Max

Performer(s): Maxim Vengerov (Violin), Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra

Album: Bruch / Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos ~~ H405802 / Teldec / 4509-90875-2

Duration: 8:11


Title: Crown Diamonds Overture

Composer: Auber, Daniel

Performer(s): Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Album: French Opera Highlights (Recordno: 432014-2) / Mercury / 432014-2

Duration: 7:14


Title: Trumpet Voluntary -- Not Available

Composer: Clarke, Jeremiah

Performer(s): Philip Jones (Trumpet), Elgar Howarth (Trumpet), Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

Album: Weekend Brass / Trumpet Voluntary: Philip Jones / Decca / 4216332

Duration: 2:55


Title: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra No.2 In C Minor, Op.18 (3rd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Lang Lang (Piano), Orchestra Of The Mariinsky Theatre

Album: Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2 - Paganini Rhapsody / Deutsche Grammophon / 00289 477 5499

Duration: 12:20


Title: Song For Athene

Composer: Tavener, John

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Nicola Benedetti: Vaughan Williams And Tavener ~~ D473002 / UCJ

Duration: 6:53


Title: Prelude And Waltz From The Gadfly

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Ussr Cinema Symphony Orchestra

Album: Shostakovich: Music For The Film 'The Gadfly' / Emi Records / Cd-Cfp4463

Duration: 4:31


Title: Zigeunerweisen Op.20

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Kennedy (Violin), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Classic Kennedy (Recordno: 724355689023) ~~ D315418 / EMI Classics / 724355689023

Duration: 9:35


Title: Humming Chorus -- Madame Butterfly

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Munich Radio Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Chorus

Album: The Only Choral Album You'll Ever Need ~~ C685210 / BMG / 75605513602

Duration: 3:23


Title: Clog Dance

Complete Work Name: From Act 1 Of 'La Fille Mal Gardee'

Composer: Herold, Ferdinand

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House Covent Garden

Album: Classic FM Ballet / UCJ / Classic FM / CFMD6B

Duration: 2:09


Title: Quartet In G Minor (1st Movement) Anime Et Tres Decide

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Le Quatuor Talich

Album: Claude Debussy/ Maurice Ravel / Calliope / CAL9893

Duration: 6:32


Title: Chi Mi Frena In Tal Momento

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Edita Gruberova (Soprano), The Ambrosian Singers, London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Donizetti - Lucia di Lammermoor Highlights / Teldec / 0630-13803-9

Duration: 3:55



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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