The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Monday to Friday, 8 - 10 pm

    20th West Cork Chamber Music Festival, 26 June – 4 July 2015

    Unbelievably 2015 will be the twentieth edition of the Festival. To celebrate this special birthday the Festival programme includes many of the best-loved masterpieces in the repertoire like Schubert Trout, Brahms Piano Quintet, Beethoven Archduke Trio, Mendelssohn Octet, Mozart Clarinet Quintet, Borodin Second Quartet and Bach Violin Concertos as well as exploring some of the lesser known repertoire for which the Festival is famous. World and Irish premieres sit alongside works from the Seventeenth to the Twenty First centuries.

    For more visit the festival website 

    MONDAY 29th JUNE
    COFFEE CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 11.00
    (Broadcast on Classical Daytime)
    Vivaldi Sinfonia in G major RV 149
    Vivaldi Bassoon concerto in C major RV 472
    Vivaldi Trio Sonata in D minor RV 64
    Vivaldi Sinfonia al Santo Sepolcro B minor RV 169
    Vivaldi Concerto for 2 violins, cello and strings in D minor RV 565
    Vivaldi Bassoon concerto G minor RV 495
    (Sophie Gent, Florence Cooke, Peter Whelan, Sarah McMahon, Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen)

    MAIN EVENING CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 20.00
    Wilson Sonàid béaloidis WORLD PREMIERE
    (Alina Ibragimova)
    Tabakova Suite in Old Style IRISH PREMIERE
    (Maxim Rysanov, David Adams, Chloë Hanslip, Festival Strings)
    Schnittke Suite in the Old Style (arr. Cohen)
    (David Cohen, David Adams)
    Mendelssohn String Octet in E flat Op.20
    (Cremona Quartet, Benyounes Quartet)

    THURSDAY 2nd JULY
    MAIN EVENING CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 20.00 Shchedrin Menuhin Sonata
    (Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Alexander Melnikov)
    Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge
    (Joshua Ellicott, Anna Tilbrook, Vanbrugh Quartet)
    Gubaidulina Homage to T.S. Eliot 
    (Katharine Dain [soprano], Chloë Hanslip, Liana Gourdjia [violins], Brett Dean [viola], David Cohen [cello], Romain Guyot [clarinet], Hervé Joulain [horn], Peter Whelan [bassoon], Niek de Groot [bass])

    FRIDAY 3rd JULY
    COFFEE CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 11.00 
    (Broadcast on Classical Daytime)
    Handel Trio Sonata in E minor HWV 398
    Handel ‘Forte e lieto’ from Tamerlano
    Handel ‘Da Tempeste’ from Giulio Cesare
    Handel Cecilia volgi un sguardo HWV 89
    (Maria Keohane, Joshua Ellicott, Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen)

    MAIN EVENING CONCERT – BANTRY HOUSE, 20.00 
    Webern Langsamer Satz
    (Cremona Quartet)
    Glinka Sextet for piano and strings in E flat “Grand Sextet”
    (Peter Laul, Niek de Groot, Borodin Quartet)
    Brahms Piano Quartet in G minor Op.25
    (Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Brett Dean, Marc Coppey, Barry Douglas)

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 23 April 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott presents one of the great pianists of our time - Vladimir Ashkenazy and his son Vovka in the concert tonight recorded in the RSI Auditorium, Lugano, Switzerland.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Divertissement A La Hongroise, For Piano Four Hands In G Minor, D. 818
      Complete Work Name: Divertissement A La Hongroise, For Piano Four Hands In G Minor, D. 818
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 26:49
    • 20:28
      Title: Variations On A Theme By Joseph Haydn, Op. 56b
      Complete Work Name: Variations On A Theme By Joseph Haydn, Op. 56b
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 15:57
    • 20:45
      Title: The Rite Of Spring, For Piano Four Hands
      Complete Work Name: The Rite Of Spring, For Piano Four Hands
      Composer: Stravinsky, Igor
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 31:40
    • 21:18
      Title: Polovtsian Dances, From 'Prince Igor', Arr. For Two Pianos
      Complete Work Name: Polovtsian Dances, From 'Prince Igor', Arr. For Two Pianos
      Composer: Borodin, Alexander
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 11:32
    • 21:30
      Title: Espressivo, From 'Six Studies In Canonic Form, Op. 56' (Encore)
      Complete Work Name: Espressivo, From 'Six Studies In Canonic Form, Op. 56' (Encore)
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy, Piano, Vovka Ashkenazy, Piano
      Album: Recorded at the Lugano Festival (Broadcast 23/04/14), EBU
      Duration: 3:53
    • 21:35
      Title: C'Est L'Extase Langoureuse
      Complete Work Name: Ariettes Oubliees - Forgotten Melodies
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), James Levine (Piano)
      Album: Forgotten Melodies, Sony Classical, Sk67190
      Duration: 3:04
    • 21:38
      Title: Violin Sonata No 3 In D Minor Op. 108
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Josef Suk, Violin
      Performer(s): Josef Suk, Violin, Julius Katchen, Piano
      Album: LCON-WED230211 (Recordno: 421 092-2), 421 092-2
      Duration: 21:09

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