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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 28 February 2014

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    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott presents the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra live from the NCH in a concert entitled 'Fantastique'.
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    Intermezzo - Fantastique!

    Mortality and its various reminders are contemplated by Tomas Clancy and Raymond Blake as they come to terms with Saint-Saëns, "Ash Envy" and the enduring charms of the defibrillator.

    Friday November 28th 
    Paul Herriott presents tonights concert live from the National Concert Hall as the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra present a concert entitled  - Love in a time of war
    Mozart:  Violin Concerto No. 3 in G, Strasbourg, K.216 
    Liszt:  (arr. Drezuin) Après une lecture de Dante 
    Beethoven:  Symphony No. 7 in A
    RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra  
    Julian Rachlin violin/conductor

    Monday December 1st 
    Eamonn Lawlor presents the Irish Freemasons’ Young Musician of the Year Concert Final recorded in Dublin in October this year.
    Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.32 Op.111
    Enescu: Suite pour Piano No.2 OP.10 (Bouree)
    Morlacchi: Il Pastore Svizzero
    Dutilleux: Sonatina
    Telemann: Fantasia No.11 in G major
    Harty: In Ireland
    Liszt: Ballade No.2 in B minor
    Bacewicz: Sonata No.2
    Beethoven: Sonata No.18 Op.31 No.3 in E flat Major (1st movement)
    Debussy: Preludes Book 2 No.7 
    Liszt: Apres une Lecture de Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata
    Eliza Puchianu (piano); Miriam Kaczor (flute); Adam McDonagh (piano) ; Gary Beecher (piano)

    Tuesday December 2nd
    (First broadcast October 13th, 2014) 
    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott
    Paul Herriott brings us to the Sainte-Petronille Chamber Music Festival in Canada for a concert of Haydn, R. Strauss and Tchaikovsky recorded in August this year.
    Haydn: Divertimento No.39 in E flat, Hob.11:39 ‘Echo’
    R. Strauss: String Sextet , Prelude to ‘Capriccio Op.85’
    Tchaikovksy: String Sextet in D minor, Op. 70 ‘ Souvenir de Florence’
    Violons du Roy Sextet
     
    Wednesday December 3rd
    Paul Herriott brings us Haydn’s great Oratorio – The Creation, recorded recently in Regentenbau, Bad Kissingen, Germany 
    Haydn: The Creation, Hob.XX1:2 oratorio
    Ruth Ziesak (soprano); Daniel Behle (tenor); Daniel Kotlinski (bass-baritone)
    Prague Philharmonic Chorus
    Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
    Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

    Thursday December 4th 
    Tonight in the Lyric concert we travel to the Tonhalle, Zurich for a special farewell concert by the Surich Tonhalle Orchestra to conductor David Zinman. 
    Mahler: Symphony No.2 in C minor ‘Resurrection’
    Juliane Banse (soprano)
    Alice Coote (mezzo)
    Zurich Sing-Akademie
    Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra
    David Zinman (conductor) 

    Friday December 5th 
    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott Live from the National Concert Hall Paul Herriott presents a concert entitled Russian Roulette 
    Borodin: Polovtsian Dances 
    Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D flat 
    Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D minor 
    RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
    Michael McHale (piano)
    Courtney Lewis (conductor) with 2014 RTÉ NSO Mentoring Scheme participants 

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Danse Macabre
      Composer: Saint-Saëns
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Patrik Ringborg (Cond.) Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Patrik Ringborg (Cond.) Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 8:00
    • Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In A
      Composer: Liszt
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Patrik Ringborg (Cond.) Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Patrik Ringborg (Cond.) Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 21:00
    • Title: Symphonie Fantastique
      Composer: Berlioz
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Patrik Ringborg (Cond.) Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Patrik Ringborg (Cond.) Nareh Arghamanyan (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 49:00

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