The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Monday to Friday, 8 - 10 pm

    Calling all music lovers - would you like to be guaranteed the best seat in the house for 260 evening concerts from Ireland and around the world for a year for free? 

    RTÉ lyric fm offers you just that opportunity to hear the world’s greatest performances from the most spectacular concert halls each weeknight. The Lyric Concert is where everyone is guaranteed premium seats for sold out concerts from exclusive venues in Ireland and across Europe, as well Australia, the U.S. and further afield. All concerts are either live broadcasts or recorded as live, and this September is no exception with some star studded programmes as we travel around the world to hear some of the great composers and performers of our time!

    Upcoming Highlights - Friday September 4th at 8:00pm
    Everyone loves Tchaikovsky and to celebrate that the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra presents ‘Tchaikovsky Favourites’ live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin
    Works include:
    Capriccio Italien
    Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
    Waltz from Eugene Onegin
    Letter Scene from Eugene Onegin 
    Swan Lake Suite
    Iolanta’s Arioso from Iolanta 
    1812 Overture
    RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
    Claudia Boyle (soprano)
    Jonas Alber (conductor)

    Monday September 7th at earlier time of 19:30pm - Live from the BBC Proms, in the Royal Albert Hall, London
    Paul Herriott presents live from the Royal Albert Hall at the BBC Proms tonight in a wonderful programme with the St Petersburg Philharmonic under chief conductor Yuri Temirkanov in a programme of Russian greats. Pianist Nikolai Lugansky plays Rachmaninov’s Second Piano Concerto.

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 20 May 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott presents the acclaimed violinist Hilary Hahn in Brahms' great Violin Concerto in D

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:45
      Title: Make A Wish
      Composer: Agnew, Elaine
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Commissioned To Mark Lyric's 10th Birthday In 2009, Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: RTE lyric fm Commissions (Recordno: Not Available) ~~ PD EB, RTE lyric fm
      Duration: 9:25
    • 21:55
      Title: Je Ne Fay
      Composer: Spinacino, Francesco
      Performer(s): Christopher Wilson (Lute)
      Performer(s): Christopher Wilson (Lute), Shirley Rumsey (Lute)
      Album: Early Venetian Lute Music ~~ D443918, Naxos, 8.553694
      Duration: 4:10
    • 21:59
      Title: La Vie En Rose -- All That Jazz: The Best Of Ute Lemper
      Composer: Louiguy/Piaf/David
      Performer(s): Ute Lemper (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Ute Lemper (Vocal)
      Album: All That Jazz - The Best Of Ute Lemper, Decca, 458931-2
      Duration: 3:15

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