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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 29 November 2013


    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott presents 'Big on Britten: Saint Nicolas' with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra.

    Intermezzo - Big on Britten: Saint Nicolas

    Tomás Clancy and Raymond Blake enjoy their interval refreshments while joining the dots between Britten's St Nicholas and Orwell's 1984, and finally deciding whether Sassicaia is indeed the best wine to drink either while listening to Rossini's music, or eating the dish that bears his name.

    Friday August 1st
    The Academy of Ancient Music is renowned for performances of Bach’s music and tonight’s concert showcases Bach at his most joyful!
    Bach: Orchestral Suite NO.3 in D, BWV 1068
    Bach: Keyboard Concerto No.2 in E, BWV 1053
    Bach: Keyboard Concerto No.4 in A, BWV 1055
    Bach: Orchestral Suite No.4 in D, BWV 1069
    Academy of Ancient Music
    Richard Egarr (harpsichord/conductor)

    Monday 4th August
    For tonight’s concert Evelyn Grant brings us to the RSI Auditorium Lugano, for an evening of popular classics 
    Villa-Lobos: Bachianas brasileiras No.5 for soprano and cello ensemble
    Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C Op.48
    Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Op.61
    Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana
    Sandra Pastrana (soprano)
    Alain Lombard (conductor)

    Tuesday 5th August
    Michael Lee presents the Lyric Concert tonight as Marin Alsop conducts the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra in a concert recorded at the Grand Hall, Old Opera, Frankfurt
    Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18
    Shostakovich: Symphony No.7 in C, Op.60
    Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
    Denis Kozhukhin (piano)
    Marin Alsop (conductor)

    Wednesday 6th August
    Tonight Evelyn Grant presents an all Mozart progamme from Salle Pleyel, Paris 
    Mozart: Symphony No.31 in D, K.297
    Mozart: Oboe Concerto in C, K.314
    Mozart: Andante in C, K.315
    Mozart: Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 ‘Jupiter’
    Helene Devilleneuve (oboe)
    Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
    Sir Roger Norrington (conductor)

    Thursday 7th August
    Evelyn Grant presents a kaleidoscopic programme which will delight young and old. Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a concert recorded at the Barbican Hall, London
    Dukas: The Sorceror’s Apprentice
    Sheng: Violin Concerto 
    Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz.116, BB 127
    Gil Shaham (violin)
    BBC Symphony Orchestra
    Sakari Oramo (conductor)

    Friday 8th August
    Michael Lee continues the commemoration of the 150th anniversary this year of the birth of Richard Strauss in a concert recorded at the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam in May 2014. 
    Strauss: Macbeth, Op.23, symphonic poem after Shakespeare
    Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels Lustige Streiche, Op.28
    Brahms: Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73
    Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
    Andriss Nelsons (conductor)

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