The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 17 July 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

A stellar line up in the Lyric Concert this evening as cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs Schumann's Cello Concerto in A minor with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

Friday 20th January - Celebrating John O’Conor's 70th birthday

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert, the 70th birthday celebration of pianist John O'Conor, live from the National Concert Hall.  Iconic Irish piano legend John O’Conor celebrates his 70th birthday in style with Beethoven’s most spiritual Piano Concerto, the magisterial, mysterious, magnificent Fourth – music of dramatic contrasts that begins in hushed introspection, features the most intricate and intimate dialogue between piano and orchestra and ends in a blaze of exhilarating passion and power. Bruckner’s lyrical Seventh Symphony – a high-watermark of the orchestral repertoire – offers its own rich and rewarding appeal under the baton of former principal conductor, Gerhard Markson. 
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G  
Bruckner:  Symphony No. 7 in E  
John O’Conor (piano) 
Gerhard Markson (conductor) 
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Music Played on the Show


Title: Cello Concerto In A Minor, Op. 129

Performer(s): Schumann, Robert

Duration: 25:05


Title: Partita

Performer(s): Saygun, Adnan

Duration: 4:03


Title: Symphony No. 6 In B Minor, Op. 74 'Pathétique'

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Duration: 45:14


Title: Have A Good Time

Composer: Paul Simon

Performer(s): Simon, Paul

Duration: 5:28



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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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