The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 12 July 2013
Paul Herriott presents a concert in memory of piper Liam O'Flynn, recorded in the National Concert Hall on St. Patrick's Day 2014. Shaun Davey's powerful music drama, vividly depicts St Brendan's journey from Ireland to the New World in a tiny leather boat. The powerful double bill also features the incomparable singing of Rita Connolly in 'Granuaile'.
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Rita Connolly (singer)
Liam O'Flynn (uileann pipes)
Gavin Maloney (conductor)
(First broadcast 17/03/2014)