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    Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary Celebration

    On Thursday April 21st, The Lyric Concert broadcast live from the Wigmore Hall as part of a week-long festival celebrating Irish culture in Britain. It marked the strengthening of an important bond of friendship and reconciliation, recognising and enhancing further Ireland’s reputation for cultural excellence over the past century. The Gala Concert that evening honours those who died at Easter 1916, Irish and British, and all the soldiers who lost their lives in the Great War. 

    6:30pm – 7:00pm Irish Ambassador H. E. Daniel Mulhall gives a keynote address on 100 years of Irish culture. 
    7:00pm - 7:30pm Paul Herriott chats with our own Ann Murray ahead of tonight’s concert at the Wigmore Hall on lyric fm. 
    7:30pm – 10:00pm The music continues as BBC’s Sean Rafferty hosts the live programme in celebration of “Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary celebration”. Featuring Ailish Tynan, Tara Erraught, Robin Tritschler, Gavan Ring, Finghin Collins, The RTÉ Contempo Quartet and choirs for the Royal Irish Academy of Music and the Royal Academy of Music.

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 16 July 2013

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Il Giardino Armonico are led by director Giovanni Antonini in a concert which includes Concerti by Handel, Vivaldi and Geminiani and the Haydn 'La Passione' Symphony No.49.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:00
      Title: Concerto Grosso In G, Op. 6/1
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 12:12
    • 20:13
      Title: Recorder Concerto In F, Op. 10/1 Rv 433 La Tempesta Di Mare
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 6:14
    • 20:20
      Title: Concerto Grosso No. 12 In D Minor ('La Follia')
      Performer(s): Geminiani, Francesco
      Performer(s): Geminiani, Francesco
      Duration: 12:15
    • 20:33
      Title: Symphony No. 49 In F Minor, Hob. I:49 ('La Passione')
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Performer(s): Haydn, Joseph
      Duration: 22:12
    • 20:56
      Title: Ave Regina
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 10:24
    • 21:07
      Title: Bassoon Concertino In B Flat
      Performer(s): Crusell, Bernhard Henrik
      Performer(s): Crusell, Bernhard Henrik
      Duration: 17:22
    • 21:24
      Title: Piano Quartet No. 3 In C Minor Op. 60
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 34:58

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