The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 24 July 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The brilliant pianist Leif Ove Andsnes joins the Danish National Symphony Orchestra for a concert of Beethoven Piano Concerti

Watch: Friday 24th February, 8pm

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall with the RTE National Symphony Orchestra in a celebration of Tchaikovsky. Led by the ‘dynamism and steely-finger energy’ (CultureNorthernIreland.com) of Belfast-born piano virtuoso Barry Douglas, our two-part celebration of the master of melody, Tchaikovsky, begins with a brace of tune-filled Piano Concertos: the First, resplendent with one of the most familiar and lavish themes in the repertoire, and his last work, the athletically graceful Third. The Tempest is a fantasy overture of dramatic richness, Romeo and Juliet a romantic and ripe evocation of Shakespeare’s young ‘star-crossed lovers’. 
Tchaikovsky: The Tempest, Fantasy Overture  
Piano Concerto No. 3 in E flat  
Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture  
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor  
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra 
Barry Douglas (piano) 
Alexander Vedernikov (conductor)  

Music Played on the Show

20:01

Title: Grosse Fuge, Op. 133

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 17:05

20:19

Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B Flat, Op. 19

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 29:04

20:50

Title: Piano Concerto No. 4 In G, Op. 58

Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van

Duration: 36:51

21:24

Title: Kommt, Ihr Angefocht'nen Sunder

Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian

Duration: 4:26

21:29

Title: Cello Concerto

Performer(s): Walton, William

Duration: 30:18

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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