Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Monday 18 August 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 and at 11am, the Sibelius Symphony No. 2 in the Coffee Concert from Seoul, Korea.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Die Fledermaus: Overture

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Johann Strauss II: Waltzes and Overtures / EMI / Cdc7540892

Duration: 7:53


Title: Symphony No.8 In F Major Op.93 (3rd Movement) Tempo Di Menuetto

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Orchestre Revolutionnaire Et Romantique

Album: Beethoven The Symphonies ~~ PD OB / Archiv / 4778643

Duration: 5:28


Title: O Paradis

Complete Work Name: L'Africaine

Composer: Meyerbeer, Giacomo

Performer(s): Plácido Domingo (Tenor), Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House

Album: Best Loved Classics Vol.10 / EMI / CDZ767201

Duration: 3:00


Title: Dance Of The Elves -- Elfenreigen

Composer: Hellmesberger, Joseph JR.

Performer(s): Wiener Philharmoniker

Album: 2007 Neujahrskonzert - New Year's Eve Concert / Deutsche Grammophon / 4776225

Duration: 3:54


Title: September From 4 Last Songs

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Lucia Popp (Soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Armchair Concerts ~~ G193903 / EMI / 7644392

Duration: 5:16


Title: Piano Quintet In A 'Trout' (4th Movement) -- Piano Quintet In A Major (‘Trout’)

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Paul Lewis (Piano), Graham Mitchell (Double Bass), Marianne Thorsen (Violin) Lawrence Power (Viola), Kate Gould (Cello), Leopold String Trio

Album: Schubert: 'Trout 'Quintet, String Trios, D581, D471 - Leopold String Trio - Lewis, Mitchell / Hyperion / CDA67527

Duration: 8:22


Title: Symphony No.22 In E Flat 'The Philosopher' (3rd Movement) Menuetto -- Symphony No.22 In E Flat 'The Philospher'

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Hanover Band

Album: Haydn: Symphonies 22 to 25 / Helios / Cdh55116

Duration: 4:13


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

Composer: Bruch, Max

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

Album: Bruch / Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos ~~ H405801 / Teldec / 4509-90875-2

Duration: 8:09


Title: Sonata In B Flat (3rd Movement) Finale

Composer: Vorisek, Jan Vaclav

Performer(s): Artur Pizarro (Piano)

Album: Tchaikovsky: Piano Concertos 2 and 3 (Recordno: 14582) / Collins Classics / 14582

Duration: 3:24


Title: Laudamus Te -- Messa Di Gloria

Composer: Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s): Kathleen Battle (Soprano)

Album: Kathleen Battle: Grace ~~ A228008 / Sony / Sk62035

Duration: 6:42


Title: Concerto Grosso Op.3 No.2 In B Flat (2nd Movement) Largo

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

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

Album: A Handel Celebration - Concerti Grossi - CD2 ~~ PD IT / Brilliant Classics / 93877/2

Duration: 2:41


Title: Concerto In E Minor Rv273 Allegro Non Molto

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Daniel Hope (Violin), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Album: Vivaldi (Recordno: 2008 Deutsche Grammophon) / Deutsche Grammophon / 2008 Deutsche Grammophon

Duration: 5:00


Title: Dambusters' March

Composer: Coates, Eric

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Classic FM: Morning March ~~ G325205 / Classic FM / CFMCD9

Duration: 3:57


Title: Piano Concerto No.4 In B Flat Major Vivace (1st Mvmt)

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Alexander Toradze, Kirov Orchestra Of The Mariinsky Theatre

Album: Prokofiev - Piano Concertos / Decca / 478 3952

Duration: 4:03


Title: Sonata No.5 In F Minor (2nd Movement) Allegro

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Andrea Marcon (Harpsichord)

Album: Bach: Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord ~~ H7241 / Sony Classical / S2K 89469

Duration: 4:23


Title: The Prince Of Denmark's March

Composer: Clarke, Jeremiah

Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: The Essential Wynton Marsalis ~~ E408301 / Sony Classical / 88697095792

Duration: 2:55


Title: Enigma Variations - Nimrod

Composer: Elgar, Edward

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Andre Previn - A Portrait (Recordno: 4651602) / Universal Classics and Jazz / 4651602

Duration: 4:20


Title: Intro And Rondo Capriccioso Op.28 In A Minor

Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 433519) ~~ G153301 / Decca / 433519

Duration: 9:50


Title: An Sylvia

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Gerard Souzay (Baritone), Dalton Baldwin (Piano)

Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 422418-2) ~~ A085302 / Philips / 422418-2

Duration: 2:40


Title: Fandango From Concierto Madrigal

Complete Work Name: Concierto Madrigal

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

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

Album: Classic FM Guitar / Classic FM / 4800976

Duration: 2:02


Title: Judex (From 'Mors Et Vita')

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Kim Borg, Studio Orchestra

Album: -- VRCS-2000 / Vocal Record Collectors' Society / VRCS-2000

Duration: 5:23


Title: Romance From The Gadfly -- The Gadfly

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Rtecd227) ~~ G328208 / RTÉ / Rtecd227

Duration: 5:57


Title: Du Bist Die Ruh -- Not Available

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Gundula Janowitz (Soprano), Irwin Gage (Piano)

Album: Schubert Lieder (Recordno: 4530822) / Deutsche Grammophon / 4530822

Duration: 5:44


Title: As Steals The Morn

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Ian Bostridge (Tenor), Kate Royal (Soprano), Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment

Album: Great Handel ~~ A357113 / EMI / 3 82243 2

Duration: 5:35


Title: Widmung -- Widmung

Composer: Schumann/ Liszt

Performer(s): David Quigley (Piano)

Album: David Quigley: Piano Classics / El Greco / DJQ 002

Duration: 4:26


Title: Old Comrades March

Composer: Teike, Carl

Performer(s): Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

Album: Grand March (Recordno: 417329-2) / Decca / 417329-2

Duration: 4:55


Title: Fantasia On A Theme By Thomas Tallis

Composer: Vaughan Williams, Ralph

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

Album: Vaughan Williams - Asmif / Marriner / Argo / 414595

Duration: 15:18


Title: West Side Story - Symphonic Dances - Cool Fugue

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Great American Musicals Symphonic Arrangements by Rober Russell Bennett and Leonard Bernstein CD2 / EMI Records / 724358562729

Duration: 3:45



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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