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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 Monday 26 August 2013

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott introduces a concert of wonderful Baroque music performed by the incomparable Academy of Ancient Music with conductor Richard Egarr.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Concerto Grosso In D, Op. 6/1
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Duration: 12:28
    • 20:14
      Title: Cantata "Pensieri Notturni Di Filli"
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 7:46
    • 20:22
      Title: Concerto Grosso In A Minor, Op. 7/11
      Performer(s): Valentini, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Valentini, Giuseppe
      Duration: 21:48
    • 20:44
      Title: Cantata 'Tra Le Fiamme'
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 18:05
    • 21:02
      Title: Concerto Grosso In F, Op. 6/12
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Duration: 9:26
    • 21:12
      Title: Sonata 2 Mvts 1&2/Sonata 7 Mvts 1&2
      Performer(s): Pasquini, Bernardo
      Performer(s): Pasquini, Bernardo
      Duration: 6:00
    • 21:19
      Title: 'Tu Del Ciel Ministro' From The Triumph Of Time And Truth
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric
      Duration: 5:19
    • 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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