The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 18 February 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Time for a large helping of Bach tonight in the Lyric Concert featuring Bach's The Art of Fugue courtesy of Les Plaisirs du Parnasse

Watch: Friday 17th February, 8pm

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Donncha Dennehy’s work, commissioned by RTÉ, was inspired by the cranes on Dublin’s skyline. It’s an exciting, adventurous, intelligent portrayal of this modern phenomenon, with at its heart the ‘oasis in the sky’ of the operator’s cabin where he can observe the world below. The composer calls it a work of ‘industrial strength’. Crane is complemented by Rachmaninov’s third piano concerto, which is increasingly regarded as one of the major concertos of our age, and the flamboyant, energetic, even raucous symphony by César Franck. 
Donnacha Dennehy: Crane RTÉ Commission 
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor 
Franck: Symphony in D minor 
Nikolay Khozyainov (piano) 
Daniel Blendulf (conductor) 

Music Played on the Show

21:19

Title: Suite No. 4 In E Flat Major Bwv 915 (7th Movement) Gigue

Performer(s): Bach, J S

Duration: 2:32

21:22

Title: Symphony No. 1 In E Flat

Performer(s): Bax, Arnold

Duration: 37:10

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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