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Radio Opera




Documentary On One The Documentary On One is the multi award winning documentary strand from RTÉ Radio 1 (88-90FM). Currently the most successful documentary unit in the world – with over 70 awards won since 2009. The website contains over 1,000 radio documentaries all available to listen/podcast. You can also download the free Documentary on One iPhone/Android app. The featured documentary is ‘Logan Way – The Story of the Bulgers’. James ‘Whitey’ Bulger was second on the FBI’s most wanted list. Whitey’s younger brother William went into politics. In one of his first interviews William talks about his political career, his brother ‘Whitey’ and why he won’t disown him.

The Big 10 Produced especially for Aer Lingus, Darragh O’Dea presents 98FMs Big Ten songs from the movies. This show contains clips from some of the biggest stars of cinema from the past 50 years as well as the songs that made them such a success. Join Darragh in his countdown of the most famous songs from your favourite Movies. For more tune into 98FM from 10-11am every weekend.

Opera: On Song

Keep It Country

Bernard Clarke presents a selection of music from the heart of the core opera repertoire including some of the greatest voices along the way – Maria Callas, Renata Tebaldi, Giuseppe di Stefano, Jon Vickers, Luciano Pavarotti, Anna Netrebko, Bryn Terfel, Lotte Lenya and many more. Tune into Opera Night presented by Bernard Clarke on RTÉ lyric fm on Saturdays from 7pm-10pm for more operatic delights.

Keep It Country offers a sublime blend of cooling Country sounds. With hits from both classic and modern artists, you are sure to experience the refreshing flavours of authentic country music. Willie Nelson, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Chris Cagle and many others perform some of their best works for you today.


Musical Hits




Broadway Favourites

Jazz Alley

Copeland Classic Hits

Join Emma O’Driscoll and her friends from ‘Emma’s Magical Kingdom’ on RTÉjr Radio for a fun packed show to enjoy during your flight! There’s Disney music, a Disney quiz and a little bit of pixie dust added in here and there! RTÉjr Radio is Ireland’s only radio station that’s just for children. You can tune in on your digital radio, online rte. ie/digitalradio/rtejr Saorview and on the RTÉ Radio Player on your mobile device to hear more.

Broadway Favourites may tempt you to visit a Broadway show whilst in New York or indeed provide inspiration to tread the boards yourself. This show is a fun collection of memorable songs from the world’s most famous Broadway musicals. Tune in to hear hits from Annie Get Your Gun, The Sound of Music, Singin In The Rain, Guys and Dolls, Carousel and many more. Enjoy!

Donald Helme takes a leisurely look at the contribution that the saxophone family of instruments has made to the development of jazz music. Helme spreads the net far and wide from soprano to baritone, from traditional to modern with exponents such as Benny Golson, Houston Person, Scott Hamilton and Ken Peplowski. Jazz Alley with Donald Helme is on RTÉ lyric fm on Wednesdays from 7pm-8pm.

Welcome to the music of Copeland Classic Hits brought to courtesy of Louis Copeland & Sons, a name synonymous with men’s tailoring in Dublin. Classic Hits is an exciting selection of hits from the 1970s. Louis Copeland is a world renowned master tailor and provider of men’s suits for over 100 years. His stores are located on in Dublin on Capel St, Pembroke St and Wicklow St and beside the IFSC, in Dublin Airport and in Galway. From Armani, Hugo Boss, Paul Smith and more- all leading labels are available in all stores.

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