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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 10 January 2014

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    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Live from the National Concert Hall this evening Paul Herriott presents 'Gershwin's Genius' with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland.
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    Intermezzo - Gershwin's Genius

    Ireland's foremost foyer tag team, Tomás Clancy and Raymond Blake, enjoy the works of Adams and Gershwin, and weigh in on the great Twentieth Century debates, from Marxism v Capitalism to Pepsi v Coke.

    Calling all music lovers - would you like to be guaranteed the best seat in the house for 260 evening concerts from Ireland and around the world for a year for free? 

    RTÉ lyric fm offers you just that opportunity to hear the world’s greatest performances from the most spectacular concert halls each weeknight. The Lyric Concert is where everyone is guaranteed premium seats for sold out concerts from exclusive venues in Ireland and across Europe, as well Australia, the U.S. and further afield. All concerts are either live broadcasts or recorded as live, and 2016 is no exception with some star studded programmes as we travel around the world to hear some of the great composers and performers of our time!

    Prior to each concert (Mon-Thurs) we will bring you a selection of New CD releases where you can get an advance  preview on Prelude starting at 7pm.

    Don’t forget we are live from the National Concert Hall each Friday during the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra 2015-2016 Main Season.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Chairman Dances
      Composer: Adams
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Jayce Ogren
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Jayce Ogren
      Duration: 12:00
    • Title: Piano Concerto In F
      Composer: Gershwin
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Jayce Ogren, Michael Mchale Piano
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Jayce Ogren, Michael Mchale Piano
      Duration: 31:00
    • Title: Symphony No. 2 In D
      Composer: Sibelius
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Jayce Ogren
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Jayce Ogren
      Duration: 43:00

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