The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 2 October 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents Camerata Ireland debut at the BBC Proms 2013.

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

20:02

Title: Young Apollo

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 7:30

20:10

Title: Serenade For Strings

Performer(s): Berkeley, Lennox

Duration: 13:29

20:47

Title: Movement For Strings (Premiere)

Performer(s): Rainier, Priaulx

Duration: 8:11

20:56

Title: Variations In A Theme Of Frank Bridge

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 3:45

21:24

Title: Serande For Tenor,Horn And Strngs (3rd Movement) Nocturne

Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin

Duration: 4:03

21:29

Title: Serenade No.2 In A Op.16

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 31:22

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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