The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Monday 18 November 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

In tonight's Lyric concert Paul Herriott brings us the international acclaimed piano duo sisters Katia and Marielle Labèque in Ravel and Poulenc.

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

20:03

Title: Le Tombeau De Couperin

Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice

Duration: 18:02

20:22

Title: Concerto For Two Pianos In D Minor

Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis

Duration: 19:46

20:43

Title: Jet Song & Polka For Piano Four Hands (Encore)

Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard/Berio, Luciano

Duration: 3:29

20:47

Title: Symphony In D Minor, Op. 48

Performer(s): Franck, Cesar

Duration: 3:45

21:29

Title: Overture To 'La Forza Del Destino' (Encore)

Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe

Duration: 8:17

21:38

Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre

Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin

Duration: 21:27

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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