Some of the pieces you will know already from the movies: “Zadok the Priest” was used in The Madness of King George and Groundhog Day memorably featured “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini”. Other tracks on Escape . . . with Drivetime Classics are great tunes waiting to be discovered… all penned by the world’s greatest composers.
Drivetime Classics is RTÉ lyric fm’s flagship evening show and the tracks selected for this CD are some of the most loved pieces played on the programme.
1. Bizet - Carillion from l'Arlessienne Suite No.1
2. Debussy - Arabesque No.2
3. Haydn - Allegro Molto from Cello Concerti No.1 in C
4. Weber - Rondo from Clarinet Concerto No.1 in F minor
5. Pachelbel - Canon in D Major Lalo - Rondo Allegro from Symphonie Espagnol Marais - Sonnerie de St.Genevieve du Monet de Paris
6. Rachmaninov - Variation 18 from Rhapsody on a theme of Pagannini Shostakovich - Tahiti Trot ( Tea for Two)
7. Rodrigo - Allegro Con Spirito from Concierto de Aranjuez
8. Pagannini - Rondo from Violin Concerto No.1 in D Major
9. Tchaikovsky - Waltz from Serenade for Strings 78 Minutes of the world's most beautiful music