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 14 June 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents RTÉ lyric fm's concerts on weekday evenings, including live concerts and live recordings from Ireland and abroad.

Danielle De Niese

Paul Herriott talks to soprano Danielle De Niese about coming to prominence in Handel's Giulio Cesare and her increasingly busy singing career since then.

Friday March 23rd, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra under conductor Clemens Schuldt perform music from the father of American classical music, Aaron Copland, and two giants of 20th-century Russian music: Aram Khachaturian and Dmitri Shostakovich with rising violin star Alina Pogostkina.
Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto in D minor
Shostakovich: Symphony No.1 in F minor, Op.10
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Clemens Schuldt (conductor)
Alina Pogostkina (violin)

Friday March 30th, 7.30pm (Good Friday)

Paul Herriott presents Bach's St John's Passion in a performance recorded earlier this afternoon in the National Concert Hall. One of the most magnificent and moving of all choral works, Bach's St John Passion is a compelling re-telling of the events leading up to Christ's crucifixion on Good Friday. Operatic in its scale and intensity, it's a bold, dramatic and emotional experience that speaks of human frailty and divine redemption with overwhelming honesty and is a devotional masterpiece of searing power.
Bach: Johannespassion, BWV 245
Nicholas Mulroy (Evangelist)
Lina Johnson (soprano)
John Lattimore (countertenor)
Benjamin Bevan (bass)
RTÉ Philharmonic Choir
Chorus Master: Mark Hindley
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Kraemer (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Fireworks Overture & La Rejuissance

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 10:10


Title: Track 03

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 19:05


Title: Track 04

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 3:45


Title: Track 07

Performer(s): Various Composers

Duration: 1:04


Title: Track 11

Performer(s): Guettel/Lucas

Duration: 1:18


Title: Track 12

Performer(s): Guettel/Lucas

Duration: 3:45


Title: Lullaby For String Orchestra

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 8:37



Contact the Show

Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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