Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime

Weekdays, 10am - 1pm

Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime Wednesday 27 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 from all around the world including choral music by Verdi in the Coffee Concert from Bucharest at 11am

Coffee Concert Wednesday 27th August

Grand Palace Hall, Bucharest

Verdi: Four Sacred Pieces
Verdi: Prelude to Act I of La Traviata
Laura Chera (soprano)
Berlin Staatskapelle
Daniel Barenboim (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Haffner Serenade - Rondo

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

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

Album: Itzak Perlman Encores ~~ / EMI / 094635087925

Duration: 7:00


Title: Serenade In B Flat 'Gran Partita' (3rd Movement) Adagio

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Wind Ensemble

Album: Mozart: Wind Serenades K361 and K375 ~~ H808206 / EMI Classics / 0946 3 43424 2 1

Duration: 5:47


Title: Erbarme Dich, Mein Gott From Matthew Passion -- St Matthew Passion

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Stephanie Blythe (Contralto), Emmanuelle Haim (Harpsichord), Paris Orchestral Ensemble

Album: Handel/Bach Arias (Recordno: 5454752) / Virgin Classics / 5454752

Duration: 6:22


Title: Fete Polonaise From Le Roi Malgre Lui -- Le Roi Malgre Lui

Composer: Chabrier, Emmanuel

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Chabrier Espana Suite Pastorale Habanera Marche / Deutsche Grammophon / 447751

Duration: 7:25


Title: Festa Criolla From Romantic Symphony (2nd Movement)

Composer: Gottschalk, Louis Moreau

Performer(s): Hot Springs Music Festival Orchestra

Album: American Classics (Recordno: 8.559036) ~~ D373111 / Naxos / 8.559036

Duration: 6:04


Title: Le Sourire D'Une Jeune Fille (The Maiden's Blush) Grande Valse De Concert Ro122 Op. 54

Composer: Gottschalk, Louis Moreau

Performer(s): Philip Martin (Piano)

Album: Gottschalk: Piano Music 6 - Philip Martin / Hyperion / CDA67349

Duration: 3:15


Title: Karelia Suite (2nd Movement) Ballade

Composer: Sibelius, Jean

Performer(s): Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Sibelius (Recordno: 7542732) ~~ H354802 / Emi / 7542732

Duration: 7:27


Title: Gypsy Baron: Overture

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): London Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: J. Strauss II: Waltzes And Overtures / Emi / Cdc7540892

Duration: 7:16


Title: Tchut, Tchut

Composer: Canteloube, Joseph

Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: A Lesson In Love ~~ CDC10099 / EMI Classics / 5099994853629

Duration: 2:01


Title: Concerto No. 24 In C Minor K 491 - Movement I - Allegro (Cadenza By J.N. Hummel)

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Jeno Jando (Piano), Concentus Hungaricus

Album: Mozart: Complet Piano Concertos Vol. 4 - Jeno Jando / Naxos / 8.550204

Duration: 12:52


Title: Mardi Gras

Composer: Grofe, Ferde

Performer(s): Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite / Naxos / 8.559007

Duration: 4:55


Title: Ah Si, Ben Mio

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Piotr Beczala (Tenor), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Album: Verdi: Piotr Beczala / Orfeo / C865 131 A

Duration: 3:11


Title: Piano Concerto No.2 In F (2nd Movement) Andante

Composer: Shostakovitch, Dmitri

Performer(s): Cristina Ortiz (Piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: Twilight (Recordno: 74235615462) ~~ G323809 / Virgin / 74235615462

Duration: 6:47


Title: Du Bist Wie Eine Blume

Complete Work Name: Myrthen Op.25

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Baritone), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: Schumann Gold (Recordno: 4778817) ~~ / Deutsche Grammophon / 4778817

Duration: 1:44


Title: Zigeunerweisen Op.20

Composer: Sarasate, Pablo de

Performer(s): Sarah Chang (Violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Fire and Ice (Recordno: 724355722027) / EMI / 724355722027

Duration: 8:25


Title: Flute Quartet No.1 In D (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): James Galway (Flute), Tokyo String Quartet

Album: Mozart - Flute Quartets / BMG Classics / 09026604422

Duration: 7:27


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: Vespers - Nyne Otpushchayeshi

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Vladimir Mostovoy (Tenor), St Petersburg Chamber Choir

Album: The Number One Rachmaninov Album Cd 2 / Universal Classics & Jazz Uk / 4765900

Duration: 3:45


Title: Ride Of The Valkyries -- Not Available

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Budapest Symphony Orchestra

Album: Watchmen Music from the Motion Picture Various Artists ~~ PDOB / Warner Sunset Reprise / 936249809-1

Duration: 5:22


Title: Joe Hill

Composer: Robinson, Earl/Hayes, Alfred

Performer(s): Robeson, Paul

Album: Classic Labor Songs / Smithsonian Folkways / SFW CD 40166

Duration: 3:04


Title: Reverie -- Not Available

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Julian Bream (Guitar), John Williams (Guitar)

Album: Together Again (Recordno: 09026614522) / RCA Victor / 09026614522

Duration: 4:42


Title: Avant De Quitter Ces Lieux

Composer: Gounod, Charles

Performer(s): Dwayne Croft (Baritone), Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra

Album: Gold and Silver Gala / EMI / 5563372

Duration: 3:55


Title: Capriccio Italien -- Capriccio Italien Opus 45

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Tchaikovsky - Symphony No3 - Capriccio Italien / Deutsche Grammophon / 419178-2

Duration: 16:50


Title: Gortnamona

Composer: Traditional

Performer(s): Ann Murray (Mezzo-Soprano), Graham Johnson (Piano)

Album: The Last Rose Of Summer ~~ A138812 / Hyperion / Cda66627

Duration: 3:06



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Presenter: Niall Carroll

Producer: Eoin O' Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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