The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 18 July 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Two of the finest pianists Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin perform Stravinsky's Rite of Spring in a concert from last year's Californian Ojai Music Festival.

Watch: Friday 17th February, 8pm

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Donncha Dennehy’s work, commissioned by RTÉ, was inspired by the cranes on Dublin’s skyline. It’s an exciting, adventurous, intelligent portrayal of this modern phenomenon, with at its heart the ‘oasis in the sky’ of the operator’s cabin where he can observe the world below. The composer calls it a work of ‘industrial strength’. Crane is complemented by Rachmaninov’s third piano concerto, which is increasingly regarded as one of the major concertos of our age, and the flamboyant, energetic, even raucous symphony by César Franck. 
Donnacha Dennehy: Crane RTÉ Commission 
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor 
Franck: Symphony in D minor 
Nikolay Khozyainov (piano) 
Daniel Blendulf (conductor) 

Music Played on the Show

20:01

Title: Danse Sacree Et Danse Profane

Performer(s): Debussy, Claude

Duration: 10:34

20:13

Title: Shaker Loops

Performer(s): Adams, John

Duration: 26:53

20:40

Title: Dark Cloud

Performer(s): Sims, Zoot

Duration: 4:39

21:15

Title: In The Month Of Tjaitra

Performer(s): Koch

Duration: 3:07

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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