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    Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary Celebration

    On Thursday April 21st, The Lyric Concert broadcast live from the Wigmore Hall as part of a week-long festival celebrating Irish culture in Britain. It marked the strengthening of an important bond of friendship and reconciliation, recognising and enhancing further Ireland’s reputation for cultural excellence over the past century. The Gala Concert that evening honours those who died at Easter 1916, Irish and British, and all the soldiers who lost their lives in the Great War. 

    6:30pm – 7:00pm Irish Ambassador H. E. Daniel Mulhall gives a keynote address on 100 years of Irish culture. 
    7:00pm - 7:30pm Paul Herriott chats with our own Ann Murray ahead of tonight’s concert at the Wigmore Hall on lyric fm. 
    7:30pm – 10:00pm The music continues as BBC’s Sean Rafferty hosts the live programme in celebration of “Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary celebration”. Featuring Ailish Tynan, Tara Erraught, Robin Tritschler, Gavan Ring, Finghin Collins, The RTÉ Contempo Quartet and choirs for the Royal Irish Academy of Music and the Royal Academy of Music.

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 13 December 2013

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    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Tonight Paul Herriott brings us to the Palace hall in Bucharest for the Enescu International Festival with a concert featuring the Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia Rome.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Une Barque Sur L'Ocean, From 'Miroirs, Op. 43/A'
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:40
    • 20:11
      Title: Vox Maris, Op. 31, Symphonic Poem
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Performer(s): Enescu, George
      Duration: 29:20
    • 20:43
      Title: Symphony No. 9 In E Minor, Op. 95 ('From The New World')
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 41:56
    • 21:25
      Title: Nimrod & Dance Of The Hours
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward\ Ponchielli, Amilcare
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward\ Ponchielli, Amilcare
      Duration: 6:45
    • 21:32
      Title: Gypsy Melodies Op. 55 - Songs My Mother Taught Me
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Performer(s): Dvorak, Antonin
      Duration: 2:56
    • 21:35
      Title: Fantaisie For Piano And Orchestra
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 24:26
    • 21:52
      Title: Prelude In F Major
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 3:14

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