The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 3 May 2013

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

Michael Lee presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall, featuring Honegger’s Rugby, offers all the thrills and spills of a game in full flow, & Poulenc’s celebratory, Gloria, features the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir & Limerick-born soprano Mairéad Buicke.

Friday 19th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin including Rachmaninoff's atmospheric Isle of the Dead. Stravinsky's  recently rediscovered Funeral Song composed in memory of his teacher Rimsky-Korsakov and his ballet Petrushka also feature alongside Brett Dean's Viola Concerto - an exercise in instrumental virtuosity - with the composer as soloist. (Brett-Dean photo by Mark Coulsen)
Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
Brett Dean: Viola Concerto
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
Stravinsky: Funeral Song
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Olari Elts (conductor)
Brett Dean (viola)


Friday 26th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a live concert broadcast from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Daniele Rustioni makes his debut conducting the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra with Alexander Toradze as soloist in a programme with music by Petrassi, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich's second piano concerto.
Petrassi: Ritratto di Don Quixote (Suite)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F minor 
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Daniele Rustioni (conductor)
Alexander Toradze (piano)

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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