The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 5 February 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Viktoria Mullova, renowned the world over as a violinist of exceptional versatility and musical integrity performs the complex and abstract Shostakovich Violin Concerto.

Watch Again: Friday 19th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin including Rachmaninoff's atmospheric Isle of the Dead. Stravinsky's  recently rediscovered Funeral Song composed in memory of his teacher Rimsky-Korsakov and his ballet Petrushka also feature alongside Brett Dean's Viola Concerto - an exercise in instrumental virtuosity - with the composer as soloist. (Brett-Dean photo by Mark Coulsen)
Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
Brett Dean: Viola Concerto
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
Stravinsky: Funeral Song
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Olari Elts (conductor)
Brett Dean (viola)

Friday 26th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a live concert broadcast from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Daniele Rustioni makes his debut conducting the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra with Alexander Toradze as soloist in a programme with music by Petrassi, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich's second piano concerto.
Petrassi: Ritratto di Don Quixote (Suite)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F minor 
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Daniele Rustioni (conductor)
Alexander Toradze (piano)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Tragic Overture, Op. 81

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 13:52


Title: Nanie, Op. 82

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 13:03


Title: Schicksalslied (Song Of Destiny), Op. 54

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 14:54


Title: Violin Concerto No. 1 In A Minor, Op. 77

Performer(s): Shostakovich, Dmitri

Duration: 33:03


Title: Violin Sonata No. 1 (Encore)

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 3:39


Title: String Quartet In B Flat Major Op. 67

Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes

Duration: 35:07



Contact the Show

Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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