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
    Marty Whelan presents tonight's live concert from the NCH. The Priests make their debut with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in a spectacular concert of classical favourites.

    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 Thursday 22 May 2014


    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Tonight's concert comes from Berwaldhallen, Stockholm Alexandre Tharaud plays Ravel's Piano Concerto in G and Mattias Wager stars in Saint-Saens much loved 'Organ' Symphony.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:18
      Title: The Legend Of Fraoch
      Composer: Holohan, Michael
      Performer(s): Simon O'Dwyer, Horns
      Performer(s): Simon O'Dwyer, Horns, 3 Other Horn Players
      Album: RTE lyric fm commissions (Recordno: Not Available) ~~ RTE lyric fm commissions, RTE
      Duration: 8:43
    • 21:27
      Title: Sonata No. 2 For Violin And Piano In D Minor Op. 121
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer, Violin
      Performer(s): Gidon Kremer, Violin, Martha Argerich, Piano
      Album: LCON-WED301111, Deutsche Grammophon, 419 235-2
      Duration: 32:06

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