The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 27 September 2013

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

Join Paul for Verdi's Requiem a thrilling, terrifying, tumultuous blend of orchestra, chorus and soloists offering the perfect tribute in the bicentenary year of Verdi's birth

WATCH: FRIDAY CONCERT, FRIDAY May 19TH AT 8PM

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall in Dublin. Elgar’s masterpiece oratorio, The Dream of Gerontius, was the largest work he composed and its scale matches its depth of feeling and devotional fervour. Set to John Henry Newman’s poem depicting a soul’s journey through death to Purgatory and the promise of redemption, it is a richly orchestrated and moving testimony to the power of faith. With support from the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir and three leading soloists – tenor Andrew Kennedy, baritone Neal Davies and the ‘utterly compelling’ (Arts Desk) Irish mezzo Rachel Kelly – this will be a night to remember. 
Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius  
Rebecca Afonwy-Jones (mezzo-soprano) 
Mark Le Brocq (tenor) (replacing Andrew Kennedy) 
Neal Davies (baritone) 
RTÉ Philharmonic Choir (chorus master: Mark Hindley) 
Gerhard Markson (conductor) 

Music Played on the Show

20:54

Title: String Quartet In E Minor (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 7:18

20:54

Title: String Quartet In E Minor (2nd Movement) Andantino

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 7:18

20:54

Title: String Quartet In E Minor (3rd Movement) Prestissimo

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 3:34

20:54

Title: Rigoletto - Concert Paraphrase, S434

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 7:19

21:28

Title: String Quartet In E Minor (1st Movement) Allegro

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 7:18

21:35

Title: String Quartet In E Minor (2nd Movement) Andantino

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 7:18

21:42

Title: String Quartet In E Minor (3rd Movement) Prestissimo

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 3:34

21:46

Title: Rigoletto - Concert Paraphrase, S434

Performer(s): Liszt, Franz

Duration: 7:19

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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