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MOVIES AND MUSICALS A programme of two halves today, to paraphrase the football pundits. Aedín interviews Pixar film makers Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera, recorded at the U.S. Embassy in Dublin as part of the ‘Creative Minds ‘ series.  Director Pete Docter and producer Jonas Rivera have been two of the key people in the development of many […]
Dave Clarke’s White Noise 500 2fm celebrates Dave Clarke's 500th episode of White Noise with show recorded live in Dublin
GREAT MOMENTS IN CLASSICAL MUSIC     Initially it almost bankrupted the Disney studios, but went on to be recognised as a great piece of animation, and one of the most stunning uses of classical music onscreen: Fantasia (1940) is the subject of this week’s Great Moments in Classical Music. Its talented production team included the distinguished conductor Leopold Stokowski, […]
Ceolchoirm Fhéile Mhic Dara A concert recorded live in Connemara earlier this summer.
Féile – The Untold Story of the Trip to Tipp On Monday August 3rd, Irish music will celebrate the 25th birthday of the modern rock festival which was born in 1990 in Thurles, Co. Tipperary. This programme gathers together the main protagonists and tells the five year story behind one of Ireland's most colourful and controversial events.
THE LYRIC CONCERT WITH PAUL HERRIOTT It’s more Monday Mozart this evening on the Lyric Concert. Tonight’s concert comes from the Concert Hall of Sydney Opera House, Australia. Renowned violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter directs the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Mozart: Violin Concerto No.2 in D, K.211 Mozart: Violin Concert No.3 in G, K.216 Mozart: Violin Concerto No.5 in A, K.219 Sydney Symphony Orchestra […]
Dan Hegarty – The Alternative Buried Treasure - 'My Sanctuary' by Autamata
NIALL CARROLL’S CLASSICAL DAYTIME Join Evelyn Grant for some great classical music as she takes you from brunch to late lunch on Classical Daytime. The Coffee Concert features American pianist, Garrick Ohlsson and Irish trumpeter, Mark O’Keefe in the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Shostakovich from Glasgow at 11am. At 1:05 pm violinist Jane Hackett joins the RTÉ Concert […]
DriveBy with Stephen Byrne Stephen Byrne presents DriveBy on 2fm for the month of August. DriveBy, weekdays, 4.30 – 7pm.