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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 Thursday 9 January 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Join Paul Herriott as he brings us some of the best concerts from the world's concert halls. For tonight's concert we visit the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:02
      Title: The Three-Cornered Hat, Suite No. 1
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 12:49
    • 20:16
      Title: Violin Concerto No. 2 In G Minor, Op. 63
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 26:51
    • 20:44
      Title: Daphnis Et Chloé, Suite No. 2
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 3:45
    • 21:02
      Title: The Rite Of Spring
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor
      Duration: 36:51
    • 21:37
      Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Performer(s): Rodrigo, Joaquin
      Duration: 21:27

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