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    Michael Lee presents the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra live from the National Concert Hall in a programme of 'Hungarian Stories'.
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    Intermezzo - Hungarian Stories

    Conversation in the lobby tonight alights on Kodaly's little known influence on Steven Spielberg's Close Encounters of the Third Kind and the burnt orange notes of Liszt's favourite wine, Tokaji, as Tomas Clancy and Raymond Blake meet up for an interval jar.

    Monday 29th September
    Tonight's concert comes from the Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg and was recorded as part of this year's Salzburg Festival
    Schubert: Symphony No.4 in C minor, D.417 'Tragic'
    Bruckner: Symphony No.6 in A
    Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Riccardo Muti (conductor)

    Tuesday 30th September
    Tonight we travel to the Klaus Von Bismarck Hall, Broadcasting House, Cologne
    Glinka: Overture to 'Ruslan and Ludmila'
    Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto in A flat
    Tchaikovsky: Polonaise, from Eugene Onegin
    Shostakovich: Excerpts from Jazz Suite No.1
    Kabalevsky: Excerpts from The Comedians, Op.26
    Jarre: Lara's Theme from the film Doctor Zhivsgo
    Tchaikovsky: Trepak, from The Nutcracker
    WDR Radio Orchestra, Cologne
    Reinhard Ehritt (trumpet)
    Helmuth Froschauer (conductor)

    Wednesday 1st October
    Tonight's chamber music concert was recorded at the Verbier Festival in July. Pianist Sergei Babayan plays Part, Liszt, Chopin and Bach's Goldberg Variations
    Part: Fur Alina
    Liszt: Ballade No.2 in B minor
    Chopin: Six works
    Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
    Sergei Babayan (piano)  

    Thursday 2nd October
    The Basilica in Saint-Denis was the venue for the Saint-Denis festival in June this year. Tonight's concert features Julia Fischer in Mendelssohn's much loved violin Concerto No.2
    Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto No.2 in E minor, Op.98
    Bach: Sarabande from Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
    Brahms: Symphony No.4 in E Minor, Op.98
    Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
    Julia Fischer (violin)
    Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    Friday 3rd October
    Live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, Michael Lee presents the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in 'Music as Witness'.
    Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 2
    Dvorak: Violin Concerto in A minor
    Shostskovich: Symphony No. 11 in G minor, The Year 1905
    Phillipe  Graffin  (violin)
    Michael Francis (conductor)

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3 & 10
      Composer: Brahms
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 15:00
    • Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In E Flat
      Composer: Liszt
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 21:00
    • Title: La Campanella
      Composer: Smetana
      Performer(s): Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Performer(s): Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Dances Of Galánta
      Composer: Kodály
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 15:00
    • Title: The Miraculous Mandarin Suite
      Composer: Bartók
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)
      Album: RTE RECORDING, RTE RECORDING
      Duration: 19:00
    • 21:46
      Title: Sunrise Serenade, Op. 63
      Composer: Sallinen, Aulis
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Finnish Chamber Orchestra
      Album: Finnish Orchestral Favourites (Recordno: 8.555773), Naxos, 8.555773
      Duration: 6:45

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