The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Monday to Friday, 8 - 10 pm

    Monday November 24th
    This week on the Lyric concert we explore the Symphonies No.1-3 by both Brahms and Schumann as interpreted Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    Schumann: Symphony No.1 in B flat, Op.38 ‘Spring’
    Brahms: Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    Tuesday November 25th 
    Schumann: Symphony No.2 in C, Op.61
    Brahms: Symphony No.2 in D, Op.73
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    Wednesday November 26th
    Schumann: Symphony No.3 in E flat, Op.97
    Brahms: Symphony No.3  in F, Op.90
    Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
    Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    Thursday November 27th
    Tonight’s Chamber Music concert features BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists the Apollon Musagete Quartet performing Dvorak and Irish tenor Robin Tritschler and Louis Schwizgebel performing Schubert  in a concert recording as part of the Cheltenham Music Festival this year.
    Schubert: Selected Lieder
    Dvorak: String Quartet in C, Op.61
    Robin Tritschler (tenor)
    Louis Schwizgebel (piano)
    Apollon Musagete Quartet

    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 

    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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