The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 6 June 2014

Join Liz Nolan and Marty Whelan on Friday 24th June at 8pm as they present RTÉ lyric fm Top Orchestral Hits, as selected by RTÉ lyric fm presenters with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gavin Moloney.

From Bach’s ethereal Air to Bernstein’s exuberant Candide Overture, from Mozart’s heavenly clarinet Adagio to Ennio Morricone’s hypnotic Gabriel’s Oboe, a magical cornucopia of musical masterpieces spanning four centuries is programmed. Mahler’s sublime Adagietto (Symphony No. 5), Elgar’s ‘Nimrod’, Barber’s heart-stopping Adagio for Strings and Copland’s thrilling Fanfare for the Common Man add power and passion of their own. Overtures by Verdi (The Force of Destiny) and Mozart (The Marriage of Figaro) serve up thrilling orchestral majesty complemented by Fauré’s shimmering Pavane and Massenet’s bewitching ‘Meditation’ (Thaïs). 

Top Orchestral Hits Programme:
Bernstein: Overture To Candide
Bach: Air From Orchestral Suite No.3
Copland: ‘Hoe-Down’ From Rodeo
Elgar: ‘Nimrod’ From Enigma Variations
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto In A Adagio
Barber: Adagio For Strings
Verdi: The Force Of Destiny Overture
Copland: Fanfare For The Common Man
Fauré: Pavane
Mozart: Overture To The Marriage Of Figaro
Massenet: Meditation From Thais
Mahler: Adagietto From Symphony No.5
Morricone: Gabriel's Oboe
Márquez: Danzón No. 2

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

Michael Lee presents live from the NCH - The Claudia Boyle Summer Opera Gala with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Friday Concert interval

Evelyn Grant talks to Claudia Boyle about her career, the female roles she has played and the upcoming Irish production of The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny.

Music Played on the Show

00:00

Title:

William Tell Overture (12')

Composer:

Rossini

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

12:00

00:00

Title:

'Ah! Tardai Troppo. O Luce' (Linda Di Chamounix) (4')

Composer:

Donizetti

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

4:00

00:00

Title:

'Il Dolce Suono. Ardon Gl'incensi' (Lucia Di Lammermoor) (With Obbligato Flute) (7')

Composer:

Donizetti

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

7:00

00:00

Title:

I Vespri Siciliani Overture (9')

Composer:

Verdi

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

9:00

00:00

Title:

'Caro Nome' (Rigoletto) (5')

Composer:

Verdi

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

5:00

00:00

Title:

'È Strano! È Strano!. Sempre Libera' (La Traviata) (8')

Composer:

Verdi

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

8:00

00:00

Title:

Nabucco Overture (8')

Composer:

Verdi

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

8:00

00:00

Title:

Mignon Overture (8')

Composer:

Thomas

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

8:00

00:00

Title:

'Je Suis Titania' (Mignon) (7')

Composer:

Thomas

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

7:00

00:00

Title:

'Depuis Le Jour' (Louise) (6')

Composer:

Charpentier

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

6:00

00:00

Title:

'Méditation' (Thaïs) (5')

Composer:

Massenet

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

5:00

00:00

Title:

Candide Overture (5')

Composer:

Bernstein

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

5:00

00:00

Title:

'Glitter And Be Gay' (

Composer:

Bernstein

Performer(s):

Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Claudia Boyle Cond. By John Finucane

Duration:

8:00

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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