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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 March 2014

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    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott presents Trumpet virtuoso Hakan Hardenberger in Haydn and Planel Concerti live from the NCH with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
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    Intermezzo - Trumpet on Tour!

    What is that shiny object that Tomas Clancy has in his hands this evening, the former trumpet student is asked by his concert companion, Raymond Blake, as the two meet once more in the lobby for a VAT and a weighing of the merits of Miles Davis, gold dispensing ATMs and good chardonnay.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Concerto For Trumpet In E Flat
      Composer: Haydn
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Duration: 13:00
    • Title: Symphony No. 1 In D, 'Classical'
      Composer: Prokofiev
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Duration: 15:00
    • Title: Le Tombeau De Couperin
      Composer: Ravel
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Duration: 17:00
    • Title: Concerto For Trumpet And String Orchestra
      Composer: Planel
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Duration: 16:00
    • Title: Both Sides Now
      Composer: Mitchell
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Oblivion
      Composer: Piazzolla
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Håkan Hardenberger (Trumpet/Director)
      Duration: 5:00

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