The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 4 December 2013

The Lyric Concert with Evelyn Grant

Evelyn Grant brings us an allegorical ballet in one act by Glazunov first performed in 1900 by the Imperial Ballet in St Petersburg - Mikhail Pletnev conducts.

Friday 19th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin including Rachmaninoff's atmospheric Isle of the Dead. Stravinsky's  recently rediscovered Funeral Song composed in memory of his teacher Rimsky-Korsakov and his ballet Petrushka also feature alongside Brett Dean's Viola Concerto - an exercise in instrumental virtuosity - with the composer as soloist. (Brett-Dean photo by Mark Coulsen)
Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
Brett Dean: Viola Concerto
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
Stravinsky: Funeral Song
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Olari Elts (conductor)
Brett Dean (viola)

Friday 26th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a live concert broadcast from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Daniele Rustioni makes his debut conducting the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra with Alexander Toradze as soloist in a programme with music by Petrassi, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich's second piano concerto.
Petrassi: Ritratto di Don Quixote (Suite)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F minor 
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Daniele Rustioni (conductor)
Alexander Toradze (piano)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Violin Concerto No. 2 In G Minor, Op. 63

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 26:51


Title: Melodie, Op. 42 (Encore)

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Duration: 3:57


Title: Valse-Scherzo In C, Op. 34

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Duration: 6:04


Title: The Seasons, Op. 67

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 38:02


Title: Grand Pas Espagnol, From 'Raymonda, Op. 57' (Encore)

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 2:03


Title: Flute Sonata In D

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 23:52


Title: Mazurka-Obereque

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 10:29


Title: Cinderella Ballet Op. 87 - Act 2 - No. 26 Mazurka And Entry Of T

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 3:26


Title: Aminata Santoro

Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani

Duration: 6:58



Contact the Show

Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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