The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Mon to Thurs 7-10pm, Fri 8-10pm

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 26 February 2014

The Lyric Concert live from the West Cork Chamber Music Festival 2016

Join Paul Herriott live from beautiful Bantry, broadcasting from St. Brendan's Church and Bantry House as part of this year's West Cork Chamber Music Festival, featuring an array of top international and Irish artists including tenor Mark Padmore, cellist Adrian Brendel, soprano Carolyn Sampson and the Chiaroscuro Quartet. 

This year the Festival celebrates its coming of age in the company of Beethoven, explores a rich selection of major song cycles and marks the 1916 centenary with new works by Irish composers. For more information and to see the full 2016 programme, CLICK HERE

Monday 4th July at 8pm - Main Evening Concert from St Brendan’s Church
Faure: Verlaine Songs Op.58 (Carolyn Sampson, Cedric Tiberghien)
Hartmann: Concerto Funebre (Lawrence Power, Festival Strings)
Schubert:  Death and the Maiden (Chiaroscuro Quartet)
Tuesday 5th July at 11am - Coffee Concert from St Brendan’s Church
Haydn: Quartet in C major Op.20/2
Haydn: Quartet in G minor Op.20/3
(Chiaroscuro Quartet)
Wednesday 6th July at 8pm - Main Evening Concert St Brendan’s Church
Teppo Hauta-aho:  Kadenza (Olivier Thierry)
Varëse : Density 21.5 (Adam Walker)
Ligeti: Lamento (Lili Maijala)
Schulhoff: Concertino (Adam Walker, Lili Maijala, Olivier Thierry)
Reimann/Mendelssohn: Oder sol les Tod bedeuten (Carolyn Sampson, Kelemen Quartet)
Schubert: Winterreise (Mark Padmore, Paul Lewis)
Friday 8th July at 8pm - Main Evening Concert from Bantry House 
Martinu: Three Madrigals (Elina Vahala, Lilli Maijala)
Bloch: Poeme Mystique (Nurit Stark, Cedric Pescia)
Faure: Piano Quartet in G minor Op.45 (Adrian Brendel, Tamar Baraia)

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents the third of four concerts this week featuring maestro Claudio Abbado who passed away on 20th January 2014 at the age of 80.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Symphony No. 8 In B Minor, D. 759 ('Unfinished')

Performer(s): Schubert, Franz

Duration: 29:08


Title: Symphony No. 9 In D Minor

Performer(s): Bruckner, Anton

Duration: 3:45


Title: Iberia Part 1

Performer(s): Albeniz, Isaac

Duration: 19:23



Contact the Show

Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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