The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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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.

Watch: Friday 17th February, 8pm

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Donncha Dennehy’s work, commissioned by RTÉ, was inspired by the cranes on Dublin’s skyline. It’s an exciting, adventurous, intelligent portrayal of this modern phenomenon, with at its heart the ‘oasis in the sky’ of the operator’s cabin where he can observe the world below. The composer calls it a work of ‘industrial strength’. Crane is complemented by Rachmaninov’s third piano concerto, which is increasingly regarded as one of the major concertos of our age, and the flamboyant, energetic, even raucous symphony by César Franck. 
Donnacha Dennehy: Crane RTÉ Commission 
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor 
Franck: Symphony in D minor 
Nikolay Khozyainov (piano) 
Daniel Blendulf (conductor) 

Music Played on the Show

20:02

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

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 26:51

20:28

Title: Melodie, Op. 42 (Encore)

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Duration: 3:57

20:33

Title: Valse-Scherzo In C, Op. 34

Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Duration: 6:04

20:40

Title: The Seasons, Op. 67

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 38:02

21:18

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

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 2:03

21:21

Title: Flute Sonata In D

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 23:52

21:45

Title: Mazurka-Obereque

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 10:29

21:55

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

Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei

Duration: 3:26

22:00

Title: Aminata Santoro

Performer(s): Diabate, Toumani

Duration: 6:58

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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