Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 23 July 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 including Dvorak's Czech Suite in the Coffee Concert from Switzerland at 11am

Coffee Concert Wednesday 23rd July

Coffee Concert Wednesday 23rd July

RSI Auditorium, Lugano
Glinka: Valse-Fantaisie
Dvorak: Czech Suite, op. 39
Orchestra della Svizzeria Italiana
Philippe Bach (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Il Cuccu (The Cuckoo)

Composer: Respighi, Ottorino

Performer(s): Australian Chamber Orchestra

Album: Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances/ The Birds (Recordno: 437 533-2) / Deutsche Grammophon / 437 533-2

Duration: 4:25


Title: Donna Diana: Overture

Composer: Reznicek, Emil Nickolaus von

Performer(s): Symphony Nova Scotia

Album: CBC Records Collection (Recordno: Smcdm99) / CBC / Smcdm99

Duration: 6:20


Title: Nulla In Mundo Pax Sincera

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Simone Kermes (Soprano), Venice Baroque Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 4775980) / Archiv / 4775980

Duration: 7:25


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

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 436855) / Decca / 436855

Duration: 4:01


Title: Tombeau Sur La Mort De M.Comte De Logy

Composer: Weiss, Silvius Leopold

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar)

Album: Baroque Guitar Julian Bream ~~ PD OB / RCA VIctor Red Seal / 60494-2-RV

Duration: 6:10


Title: Adriana Lecouvreur - Io Son L'Umile Ancella

Composer: Cilea

Performer(s): Elizabeth Whitehouse (Soprano), Orchestra Victoria

Album: Believe in Love - Rare French and Italian Opera Aras / MELBA Records / MR301104

Duration: 3:06


Title: Oblivion

Composer: Piazzolla, Astor

Performer(s): Julian Lloyd-Webber (Cello), John Lenehan (Piano)

Album: Unexpected Songs / Julian Lloyd Webber / EMI / 094635948820

Duration: 3:46


Title: Requiem In D Minor: Recordare -- Requiem

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Northern Sinfonia, Northern Sinfonia Chorus & London Symphony Chorus

Album: Mozart: Requiem (Recordno: VJ791460-2) / Virgo / VJ791460-2

Duration: 4:59


Title: Moonlight Sonata (3rd Movement) Presto -- Not Available

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Robert Taub (Piano)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Vox27514) / Vox Classics / Vox27514

Duration: 7:04


Title: Symphony No.1 In C Major (3rd Movement) Scherzo: Allegro Vivace

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Toulouse City Orchestra

Album: Bizet: Symphonie / Roma / Patrie / EMI Classics / 724355505729

Duration: 4:36


Title: Alleluia -- Not Available

Composer: Thompson

Performer(s): Musica Sacra Chorus

Album: American Anthem (Recordno: 09026638882) ~~ CDG03915 / BMG Entertainment / 09026638882

Duration: 5:22


Title: Vienna Blood Waltz

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Johann Strauss Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Cd-Emx2162) ~~ G125403 / EMI / Cd-Emx2162

Duration: 8:05


Title: Let The Bright Seraphim From Samson

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Amanda Roocroft (Soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Amanda Roycroft / Emi / 724355509024

Duration: 5:32


Title: Piano Concerto In G Major (Ii) Adagio Assai

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Ravel/ Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos / EMI

Duration: 9:27


Title: Nimrod: Lux Aeterna

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Handel And Haydn Society

Album: Peace ~~ C831310 / Avie Records / Av0039

Duration: 4:16


Title: Polonaise From Eugene Onegin

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Orchestra Of The Academy Of St Cecilia

Album: Tchaikovsky: Overtures And Fantasies / EMI / 094637006528

Duration: 4:51


Title: Intermezzo -- Hary Janos Suite

Composer: Kodaly, Zoltan

Performer(s): Budapest Festival Orchestra

Album: Kodaly - Háry János Suite / Philips / 462824-2

Duration: 4:36


Title: Octet In B Flat Major - Menuetto - Trio

Composer: Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph

Performer(s): Consortium Classicum

Album: Ignaz Pleyel: Blaserserenaden / Wind Serenades / Consortium Classicum / MDG / MDGL3460

Duration: 2:43


Title: Elevazione For Cello And Oboe

Composer: Zipoli, Domenico

Performer(s): Consort Of London

Album: Classic fm time to relax / Classic FM Records / CFMCD34

Duration: 7:53


Title: Concerto For Guitar And String Orchestra (3rd Movement)

Composer: Giuliani, Mauro

Performer(s): Pepe Romero (Guitar), Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Giuliani: Complete Guitar Concertos / Philips / 454262-2

Duration: 6:54


Title: Dance Of The Graceful Girl

Composer: Ginastera, Alberto

Performer(s): Fionnuala Hunt (Violin), Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Tangos and Dances / Avie Records / AV2079

Duration: 6:16


Title: Gloria In Excelsis Deo -- Gloria In D Rv589

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

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

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 8472252) / EMI / 8472252

Duration: 2:22


Title: The Swan

Composer: Saint Saens/arr Tate

Performer(s): Rte Symphony Orchestra

Album: Rte Lyric Fm / Rte Lyric Fm

Duration: 2:55


Title: Sorcerer's Apprentice

Composer: Dukas, Paul

Performer(s): Ulster Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 8852) ~~ G111103 / Chandos / 8852

Duration: 11:29


Title: Madamina, Il Catalogo E Questo

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Nicolai Ghiaurov (Tenor), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Mozart: Famous Arias / Decca / Decca421311-2

Duration: 5:48


Title: Benedictus -- Benedictus

Composer: Robat Arwyn

Performer(s): The Priests, The Irish Film Orchestra, Academia Filarmonica Romana Choir

Album: The Priests (Recordno: 88697 33969 2) / Sony BMG / 88697 33969 2

Duration: 3:29


Title: Concierto De Aranjuez (2nd Movement) Adagio -- Not Available

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): John Williams (Guitar), Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: The Great Guitar Concertos - John Williams / CBS / M2K 44791

Duration: 10:26


Title: Sarabande And Allegretto

Composer: Corelli, Arcangelo

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

Album: Itzak Perlman Encores ~~ Not Available / EMI / 094635087925

Duration: 3:58



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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