The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 23 October 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott brings us to the Festspielhaus in Bregenz, Austria for this evening's concert with the Vienna Symphony Orchestra

Intermezzo: Britten, Bernstein & Copland

During tonight's interval Raymond Blake and Thomas Clancy discuss the music of Britten, Bernstein & Copland.

Watch: Friday 17th February, 8pm

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Donncha Dennehy’s work, commissioned by RTÉ, was inspired by the cranes on Dublin’s skyline. It’s an exciting, adventurous, intelligent portrayal of this modern phenomenon, with at its heart the ‘oasis in the sky’ of the operator’s cabin where he can observe the world below. The composer calls it a work of ‘industrial strength’. Crane is complemented by Rachmaninov’s third piano concerto, which is increasingly regarded as one of the major concertos of our age, and the flamboyant, energetic, even raucous symphony by César Franck. 
Donnacha Dennehy: Crane RTÉ Commission 
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor 
Franck: Symphony in D minor 
Nikolay Khozyainov (piano) 
Daniel Blendulf (conductor) 

Music Played on the Show

20:02

Title: Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 4

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Duration: 3:45

20:35

Title: Symphony No. 2 In E Minor, Op. 27

Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei

Duration: 57:31

21:38

Title: Szeroka Woda

Performer(s): Gorecki, Henryk

Duration: 4:16

21:42

Title: L'Arlesienne Suite No.2

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 17:36

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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