The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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    Friday January 30th
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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Michael Tilson Thomas conducts the San Francisco Symphony in a concert including John Adams' high-energy concerto for string quartet and orchestra

    Monday 26th January
    Paul Herriott brings us to Theatre des Champs Elysees, Paris for Berlioz Romeo et Juliette, Op.17
    Berlioz: Romeo et Juliette, Op.17
    Marianne Crebassa (mezzo)
    Paolo Fanale (tenor)
    Alex Esposito (bass)
    Radio France Chorus
    Orchestre National de France
    Daniele Gatti (conductor)

    Tuesday 27th January
    Tonight’s chamber music concert comes from the Hindsgavl Festival on the Island of Funen, Denmark
    Debussy: Cello Sonata in D minor, L.135
    Prokofiev: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19
    Rachmaninov: Cello Sonata in C, Op. 119
    Rachmaninov: Vocalise, OP.34/14
    Massenet: Meditation from Thais
    Gautier Capucon (cello)
    Yuja Wang (piano)

    Wednesday 28th January
    Paul Herriot brings us to the Ruhr Piano Festival in Essen this evening for a concert featuring Marc-Andre Hamelin
    R Strauss: Symphonic Fantasy from Die Frau ohne Schatten
    R Strauss: Burlesque in D minor
    Chopin: Waltz No.6 in D flat, Op.64/1 ‘Minute Waltz’
    R Strauss: Symphonia domestica in F, Op.53
    WDR Symphony Orchestra
    Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano)
    Andris Nelsons (conductor)

    Thursday 29th January
    Tonight Paul Herriott presents pianist Benjamin Grosvenor in a concert recorded at the Cadogan Hall, London
    Chopin: Ballade No.1 in G minor, Op.23
    Mompou: Paisajes
    Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales
    Gounod: Waltz from Faust
    Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

    Friday 30th January
    Paul Herriott presents tonight’s concert with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra live from the National Concert Hall.
    Bizet: Carmen Suite No. 1
    Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez
    Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Organ
    RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
    Craig Ogden (guitar)
    Takuo Yuasa (conductor)

    Monday February 2nd
    Paul Herriott brings us a very special Chamber music concert featuring Julian Rachlin and friends in association with the RIAM and the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. Tonight’s concert was recorded in Studio 1, RTE Radio Centre in 2014.
    Brahms:  Piano Quintet
    Hugh Tinney, piano; Julian Rachlin and Fionnuala Hunt, violins, Simon Aspell, viola and Christopher Marwood, cello
    Beethoven:  Septet
    Julian Rachlin, violin; Simon Aspell, viola; Christopher Marwood, cello; Dominic Dudley, double bass; John Finucane, clarinet; Michael Jones, bassoon and Fergus O'Carroll,horn

    Tuesday February 3rd 
    Tonight’s concert presented by the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra was recorded at the Musiikkitalo (Helsinki Music Centre). The concert features music by Sibelius, Whittall and Strauss.
    Sibelius: Symphony No.5 in E flat, Op.82
    Whittall: The Architecture of Happiness
    R Strauss: Final Scene from Salome, Op.54
    Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
    Nina Stemme (soprano)
    Hanny Lintu (conductor)

    Wednesday February 4th
    Tonight’s concert comes from the Salle Pleyel, Paris Vasily Petrenko conducts the Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
    Szymanowksi: Violin Concerto No.1 
    Bach: Suite No.1
    Mahler : Symphony No.7 in E minor 
    Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
    Baiba Skride (violin) 
    Vasily Petrenko (conductor)

    Thursday February 5th
    Alexandre Bloch conducts the Northern Sinfonia in tonight’s concert from Sage, Gateshead
    Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro, K.492
    Beethoven: Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano in C, Op.56
    Bruch: Concerto for Clarinet and Violin in E minor, Op.88
    Prokfiev: Symphony No.1 in D, Op.25 ‘Classical’
    Royal Northern Sinfonia
    Alexandra Soum (violin)
    Jakob Koranyi (cello)
    Alexandra Dariescu (piano)
    Dionysis Grammenos (clarinet)
    Lise Berthaud (viola)
    Alexandre Bloch (conductor)

    Friday February 6th 
    Paul Herriott presents the RTE National Symphony Orchestra live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Beethoven:  Leonore Overture No. 3 
    Mahler: Blumine 
    Korngold: Violin Concerto in D 
    Schubert:  Symphony No. 9 in C, The Great 
    RTE National Symphony Orchestra Kurt Nikkanen (violin)
    Patrik Ringborg (conductor)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:41
      Title: Glitter And Be Gay
      Composer: Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Sop)
      Performer(s): Dawn Upshaw (Sop)
      Album: I Wish It So (Recordno: 7559-79345-2), Elektra Nonesuch, 7559-79345-2
      Duration: 5:36
    • 21:47
      Title: The Chairman Dances
      Composer: Adams, John
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra
      Album: San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra 20th Anniversary Season Commemorative CD
      Duration: 12:56

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