The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 14 February 2014

Friday February 16th, 7.30pm - the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra celebrates its 70th birthday

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, celebrating the 70th birthday of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. On this auspicious occasion, the orchestra's former Principal Conductor Gerhard Markson, soprano Orla Boylan and pianist Finghin Collins, all three firm favourites with the orchestra and with audiences, make a welcome return to boost the celebrations.
Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, WWV90
Deirdre Gribbin: The Binding Years of Piano (Piano Concerto)
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet (excerpts)
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Gerhard Markson (conductor)
Orla Boylan (soprano)
Finghin Collins (piano)

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

It's Classic Romance tonight and the perfect musical backdrop to a romantic dinner for two perhaps? Paul Herriott presents the RTÉ NSO and a musical selection for Valentine's Day

Friday February 23rd, 7.30pm

A stirring legend of love, sacrifice, war and a fabled drowned city, a masterpiece concerto written in the immediate aftermath of the carnage of the First World War, and a symphony of heroic dimensions in which fate came knocking at the door. RTÉ’s new Principal Guest Conductor Nathalie Stutzman (photo Simon Fowler) returns to the podium with Alban Gerhardt stepping into the spotlight for Elgar’s unforgettable Cello Concerto. We'll also enjoy Beethoven's monumental work of unrelenting vigour, the Symphony No. 5, as it moves through tumultuous challenge and quest to a euphoric conclusion, every bit as memorable as its momentous opening declaration.
Lalo: Le roi d’ys Overture
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor
RTE National Symphony Orchestra
Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor)
Alban Gerhardt (cello)

Music Played on the Show

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Title: Carmen Suite No.2 Marche And Habanera

Composer: BIZET

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 6:00

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Title: Cavalleria Rusticana

Composer: MASCAGNI

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 5:00

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Title: Pavane

Composer: FAURE

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 7:00

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Title: Symphony No.6: 2nd Movement

Composer: TCHAIKOVSKY

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 8:00

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Title: Salut Damour

Composer: ELGAR

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 5:00

00:00

Title: Romeo & Juliet: Balcony Scene

Composer: PROKOFIEV

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 8:00

00:00

Title: Karelia March

Composer: SIBELIUS

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 3:00

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Title: Romance For Violin And Orchestra

Composer: DVORAK

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney, Helena Wood (Violin)

Duration: 12:00

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Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Romance

Composer: MOZART

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 6:00

00:00

Title: Rosamunde Entracte 2

Composer: SCHUBERT

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 3:00

00:00

Title: Midsummer Nights Dream: Wedding March

Composer: MENDELSSOHN

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney

Duration: 5:00

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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