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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 25 September 2013

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Join Paul in the Lyric Concert with music by Sibelius and Lutoslawski and the magic and mystery within and remember nursery rhythms aren't just for children!

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Symphony No.3 In C, Op.52
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 30:42
    • 20:33
      Title: Chantefleurs Et Chantefables
      Performer(s): Lutoslavski,Witold
      Performer(s): Lutoslavski,Witold
      Duration: 19:44
    • 20:53
      Title: Luonnotar, Op. 70
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 8:52
    • 21:03
      Title: Symphony No.3 -- Symphony No.3
      Performer(s): Lutoslavski,Witold
      Performer(s): Lutoslavski,Witold
      Duration: 32:32
    • 21:36
      Title: Four Legends For Orchestra
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 6:34
    • 21:42
      Title: Concertofor Vln And Orchestrain Dmin (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 16:52

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