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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 Monday 11 November 2013

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Tonight's Lyric Concert features unusual instruments and boundary-pushing music old and new from the Hebrides Ensemble.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:02
      Title: Oboe Quartet In F, K.370
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 14:25
    • 20:17
      Title: Fantasia In F Minor, K. 594, For Mechanical Organ
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 10:22
    • 20:29
      Title: Adagio In C, K. 356, For Glass Harmonica
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 2:42
    • 20:32
      Title: Four Nocturnes (&Apos;Night Music Ii&Apos;)
      Performer(s): Crumb, George
      Performer(s): Crumb, George
      Duration: 10:31
    • 20:43
      Title: Adagio And Rondo In C Minor, K. 617
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 11:50
    • 20:55
      Title: Vox Balaenae
      Performer(s): Crumb, George
      Performer(s): Crumb, George
      Duration: 20:20
    • 21:16
      Title: Ruhe Sanft, Mein Holdes Leben
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:49

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