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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 Friday 14 February 2014

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    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

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Carmen Suite No.2 Marche And Habanera
      Composer: Bizet
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 6:00
    • Title: Cavalleria Rusticana
      Composer: Mascagni
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Pavane
      Composer: Faure
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 7:00
    • Title: Symphony No.6: 2nd Movement
      Composer: Tchaikovsky
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 8:00
    • Title: Salut Damour
      Composer: Elgar
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Romeo & Juliet: Balcony Scene
      Composer: Prokofiev
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 8:00
    • Title: Karelia March
      Composer: Sibelius
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Romance For Violin And Orchestra
      Composer: Dvorak
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney, Helena Wood (Violin)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney, Helena Wood (Violin)
      Duration: 12:00
    • Title: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Romance
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 6:00
    • Title: Rosamunde Entracte 2
      Composer: Schubert
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Midsummer Nights Dream: Wedding March
      Composer: Mendelssohn
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. Gavin Maloney
      Duration: 5:00

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