The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 21 November 2013

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

In tonight's concert Paavo Järvi conducts the Orchestre de Paris in symphonies by Enescu and Prokofiev.

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

20:01

Title: Symphony No. 1 In E Flat, Op. 13

Performer(s): Enescu, George

Duration: 32:00

20:35

Title: Symphony No. 5 In B Flat, Op. 100

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 43:46

21:19

Title: Farandole From L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2 (Encore)

Performer(s): Bizet, Georges

Duration: 3:47

21:23

Title: Pres Des Remparts De Seville, Seguidilla And Duet Act 1

Performer(s): Bizet Georges

Duration: 4:56

21:28

Title: Piano Trio In G Minor Op. 3

Performer(s): Chausson, Ernest

Duration: 31:36

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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