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OPERA NIGHT Bernard Clarke brings us Rossini’s Il Turco in Italia (The Turk in Italy) in a performance recorded earlier this year in Teatro Regio, Turin, Italy. Paolo Bordogna plays Don Geronio, Nino Machaidze is Fiorilla, Carlo Lepore stars as The Turk, Edgardo Rocha is Narciso and Simone Del Savio is poet Prosdocimo. Teatro Regio Orchestra and […]
THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – GRAND FINAL It's Eurovision's 60th birthday so Shay Byrne and Zbyszek Zalinski will be wearing their party hats while bringing you the live music and fun from the Stadthalle in Vienna.
AEDÍN GORMLEY’S SUNDAY MATINÉE Music this afternoon from violinist extraordinaire Maxim Vengerov including  the dramatic final movement from the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto with The Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Claudio Abbado. Live concert highlights come from the Bern Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mario Venzago, performing Weber’s Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat, Op. 74 with soloist Sebastian Manz and […]
THE ROLLING WAVE The 43rd annual Willie Clancy Summer School takes place in six weeks time in Miltown Malbay in West Co. Clare. Held in memory of a famous uilleann piper, the week of events includes teaching, lectures, recitals and informal traditional music sessions. Tonight’s programme hears music from last year’s Clancy week and previews the 2015 edition. […]
An Bóthar go Nashville Jó Ní Chéide wins up the season with a best of country music show.
Dan Hegarty – The Alternative Buried Treasure - 'The Future Is Medium' by Compulsion
Sinéad ar Maidin A mid morning musical interlude with Sinéad Ní Uallacháin.
THE LYRIC CONCERT WITH PAUL HERRIOTT Paul Herriott presents the finalists of the Dublin International Piano Competition Finals 2015 in their concerto performances live from the National Concert Hall. The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra is conducted by Alan Buribayev. RTÉ lyric fm, Tuesday 26th May, *7pm-10pm *(Please note earlier start time)
Dan Hegarty – The Alternative Tame Impala - Back & Forth
THE LYRIC CONCERT WITH PAUL HERRIOTT Paul Herriott brings us to Sweden to the Berwaldhallen Concert Hall for great works by Britten and Berlioz featuring tenor Ian Bostridge. Britten: Les Illuminations, Op.18 Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op.14 Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra Ian Bostridge (tenor) Daniel Harding (conductor) RTÉ lyric fm, Wednesday 27th May, 8pm-10pm