The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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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.

    Monday 14th April
    Tonight’s concert comes from St Francis’ Church, Locarno, Switzerland
    Beethoven: Triple Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C, Op.56
    Mendelssohn: Andante, from Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 49
    Richard Strauss: Le bourgeois gentilhomme, Op.60, orchestral suite
    Strauss: Pizzicato Polka, Op.464
    Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana
    Ion Marin (conductor)

    Tuesday 15th April
    Paul Herriott brings us to the Congress Centre, Villach, Austria for an all Mozart Programme by Camerata Salzburg
    Mozart: Six German Dances, K.509
    Mozart: Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor, K.491
    Mozart: Symphony No.39 in E flat, K.543
    Camerata Salzburg
    Till Fellner (piano)
    Manfred Honeck (conductor)

    Wednesday 16th April
    In the Lyric Concert this evening Paul Herriott brings us the Danish Kroger Quartet in a concert recorded in Draby Church, Mols, Denmark
    Mozart: Overture to ‘Don Giovanni’ arranged for string quartet
    Beethoven: String Quartet No.11 in F minor, Op.95 ‘Serioso’
    Webern: Six Bagatelles
    Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A, K.581
    Kroger Quartet
    Olli Leppaniemi (clarinet)

    Thursday 17th April
    In tonight’s concert Paul Herriott presents the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus in a concert of choral works by Janacek and Dvorak.
    Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra
    Janacek: Vecne Evangelium (The Eternal Gospel)
    Janacek: Aotcé nás (The Lord’s Prayer)
    Dvorak: Te Deum, Op.103
    Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus
    Georgy Vasiliev (tenor)
    Ellen Versney (harp)
    Niek van der Meij (organ)
    Katrien Baerts (soprano)
    Andrew Schroeder (baritone)
    Jakub Hrusa (conductor)

    Friday 18th April (Good Friday)
    Paul Herriott presents Bach’s St Matthew Passion recorded in St Francis’ Church, Lausanne as part of the Bach Festival
    Bach: St Matthew Passion, BWV 244
    Gabrieli Consort and Players
    Nicholas Mulroy (tenor)
    Marcus Farnsworth (baritone)
    Matthew Brook (bass-baritone)
    Andrew Tortise (tenor)
    Paul McCreesh (conductor)

    Monday 21st April
    On this Easter Monday Paul Herriott presents the Irish Radio premiere of James MacMillan’s St. Luke Passion, commissioned by the NTR Zaterdagmatinee, Duke University, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Britten Sinfonia and Soli Deo Gloria.
    James MacMillan: St Luke Passion 
    Peter Dicke (organ)
    Netherlands Radio Chorus
    National Youth Chorus
    Wilma ten Wolde
    Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
    Markus Stenz (conductor)

    Tuesday 22nd April
    Gabriel Montero stars in tonight’s concert live from the Grand Studio, NDR, Hanover
    Brahms: Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op. 15
    Grieg: Lyric Suite, Op.54
    Sibelius: Symphony No.7 in C, Op.105
    NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
    Gabriela Montero (piano)
    Elivind Gullberg Jensen (conductor)

    Wednesday 23rd April
    Paul Herriott presents one of the great pianists of our time  - Vladimir Ashkenazy - and his son Vovka in the concert tonight recorded in the RSI Auditorium, Lugano, Switzerland.
    Schubert: Divertissement a la hongroise for piano four hands in G minor, D.818
    Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, Op.56b
    Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring for piano four hands
    Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor arr. for two pianos
    Schumann: Espressivo from Six Studies in Canonic Form, Op. 56
    Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)
    Vovka Ashkenazy (piano)

    Thursday 24th April
    The Freiburg Baroque Orchestra under Gottfried von der Goltz present tonight’s concert ‘Haydn on his way to London’.
    Haydn: Symphony No.86 in D, Hob.1:86 ‘Paris’, 5/6
    Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A, K.622
    Salomon: Romance for Violin and Strings in D
    Haydn: Symphony No.104 in D, Hob.1:104 ‘London’
    Frieburg Baroque Orchestra
    Gottfried von der Goltz (conductor)

    Friday 25th April
    Live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Beethoven: Prometheus Overture
    Schumann: Cello Concerto in A minor
    Beethoven: Symphony No.3 in E flat ‘Eroica’
    RTE National Symphony Orchestra
    Torleif Thedeen (cello)
    Gerhard Markson (conductor)

    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: 0:12:00
    • 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: 0:31:00
    • 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: 0:43:00

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