The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 30 August 2013

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

A stage natural, with a glorious voice and tremendous expressive power, Danielle de Niese performs a programme that draws from musical theatre as well as the classical repertoire.

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

20:00

Title: Fireworks Overture & La Rejuissance

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 10:10

20:11

Title: Track 03

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 19:05

20:30

Title: Track 04

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 3:45

21:07

Title: Track 07

Performer(s): Various Composers

Duration: 1:04

21:24

Title: Track 11

Performer(s): Guettel/Lucas

Duration: 1:18

21:34

Title: Track 12

Performer(s): Guettel/Lucas

Duration: 3:45

21:45

Title: Island People - Iv: Lovers On Aran

Performer(s): Heaney / Gribben

Duration: 4:32

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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