The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 2 May 2014

Friday September 15th, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott revisits one of the highlight concerts by the National Symphony Orchestra during their 2016-2017 season. One of the world's greatest violinists, Daniel Hope, takes centre stage for Mendelssohn's rapturous Violin Concerto. His recording of the work was lauded as 'technically impeccable but still passionate, singing and mercurial' (The Times) so expect fireworks aplenty. Mendelssohn's evocatively theatrical Hebrides Overture and the tumultuous, ultimately sublime lyricism of the Fourth Symphony by Brahms complete a programme of 19th-century masterpieces.
Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor
Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor
Daniel Hope (violin)
Alexander Shelley (conductor) 
First broadcast 3rd February, 2017


Friday September 22nd, 8.45pm - Culture Night

Aedín Gormley (pictured) presents a special Culture Night concert live from the National Concert Hall in Dublin. 
Tchaikovsky: Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
Hindson: Speed
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Paul Lewis (piano)
Robert Trevino. conductor


Friday September 29th, 7.30pm

Virtuoso violinist Veronika Eberle opens the RTÉ NSO new season in style with Nathalie Stutzmann (pictured) in her debut as the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra’s Principal Guest Conductor. Presented by Paul Herriott. 
Brahms: Violin Concerto Op. 77, D major
Beethoven: Symphony No.1, Op.21, C major
Prokofiev: Classical Symphony, Op.25 (Symphony No.1)

RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor)
Veronika Eberle (violin)

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

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

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.

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3 & 10

Composer: BRAHMS

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)

Duration: 15:00

01:00

Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In E Flat

Composer: LISZT

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)

Duration: 21:00

01:00

Title: La Campanella

Composer: SMETANA

Performer(s): Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)

Duration: 5:00

01:00

Title: Dances Of Galánta

Composer: KODÁLY

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)

Duration: 15:00

01:00

Title: The Miraculous Mandarin Suite

Composer: BARTÓK

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (Cond.) Nikolai Demidenko (Piano)

Duration: 19:00

21:46

Title: Sunrise Serenade, Op. 63

Composer: Sallinen, Aulis

Performer(s): Finnish Chamber Orchestra

Album: Finnish Orchestral Favourites (Recordno: 8.555773) / Naxos / 8.555773

Duration: 6:45

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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