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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 Wednesday 21 August 2013

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    The American Jupiter Quartet perform works by Haydn, Dvo?ák and Hugo Wolf in a concert recorded recently as part of West Cork Chamber Music Festival 2013

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Quartet In E-Flat Major Op.33/2
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Haydn, Franz Josef
      Duration: 16:46
    • 20:19
      Title: Italian Serenade
      Performer(s): Wolf, Hugo
      Performer(s): Wolf, Hugo
      Duration: 8:03
    • 20:27
      Title: Quartet In A-Flat Op.105
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 34:21
    • 21:02
      Title: Stabat Mater: Tui Nati Vulnerati
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 5:04
    • 21:08
      Title: Les Biches
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 34:10
    • 21:42
      Title: Nocturnes Op. 104 No. 1, Op. 107 & 109
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 17:40
    • 21:52
      Title: Three Songs Of Faith (Ii) Hope, Faith, Life, Love
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Performer(s): Whitacre, Eric/Cummings E E
      Duration: 3:48

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