The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Monday to Friday, 8 - 10 pm

    20th West Cork Chamber Music Festival, 26 June – 4 July 2015

    Unbelievably 2015 will be the twentieth edition of the Festival. To celebrate this special birthday the Festival programme includes many of the best-loved masterpieces in the repertoire like Schubert Trout, Brahms Piano Quintet, Beethoven Archduke Trio, Mendelssohn Octet, Mozart Clarinet Quintet, Borodin Second Quartet and Bach Violin Concertos as well as exploring some of the lesser known repertoire for which the Festival is famous. World and Irish premieres sit alongside works from the Seventeenth to the Twenty First centuries.

    For more visit the festival website 

    MONDAY 29th JUNE
    COFFEE CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 11.00
    (Broadcast on Classical Daytime)
    Vivaldi Sinfonia in G major RV 149
    Vivaldi Bassoon concerto in C major RV 472
    Vivaldi Trio Sonata in D minor RV 64
    Vivaldi Sinfonia al Santo Sepolcro B minor RV 169
    Vivaldi Concerto for 2 violins, cello and strings in D minor RV 565
    Vivaldi Bassoon concerto G minor RV 495
    (Sophie Gent, Florence Cooke, Peter Whelan, Sarah McMahon, Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen)

    MAIN EVENING CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 20.00
    Wilson Sonàid béaloidis WORLD PREMIERE
    (Alina Ibragimova)
    Tabakova Suite in Old Style IRISH PREMIERE
    (Maxim Rysanov, David Adams, Chloë Hanslip, Festival Strings)
    Schnittke Suite in the Old Style (arr. Cohen)
    (David Cohen, David Adams)
    Mendelssohn String Octet in E flat Op.20
    (Cremona Quartet, Benyounes Quartet)

    THURSDAY 2nd JULY
    MAIN EVENING CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 20.00 Shchedrin Menuhin Sonata
    (Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Alexander Melnikov)
    Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge
    (Joshua Ellicott, Anna Tilbrook, Vanbrugh Quartet)
    Gubaidulina Homage to T.S. Eliot 
    (Katharine Dain [soprano], Chloë Hanslip, Liana Gourdjia [violins], Brett Dean [viola], David Cohen [cello], Romain Guyot [clarinet], Hervé Joulain [horn], Peter Whelan [bassoon], Niek de Groot [bass])

    FRIDAY 3rd JULY
    COFFEE CONCERT – ST BRENDAN’S CHURCH, 11.00 
    (Broadcast on Classical Daytime)
    Handel Trio Sonata in E minor HWV 398
    Handel ‘Forte e lieto’ from Tamerlano
    Handel ‘Da Tempeste’ from Giulio Cesare
    Handel Cecilia volgi un sguardo HWV 89
    (Maria Keohane, Joshua Ellicott, Arcangelo, Jonathan Cohen)

    MAIN EVENING CONCERT – BANTRY HOUSE, 20.00 
    Webern Langsamer Satz
    (Cremona Quartet)
    Glinka Sextet for piano and strings in E flat “Grand Sextet”
    (Peter Laul, Niek de Groot, Borodin Quartet)
    Brahms Piano Quartet in G minor Op.25
    (Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Brett Dean, Marc Coppey, Barry Douglas)

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    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Freddy Kempf stars in tonights in Rachmaninov's optimistic Second Piano Concerto boasting one soaringly beautiful melody after another. This concert was recorded in the NCH in 2013

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Freefalling
      Composer: Ed Bennet
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 10:00
    • Title: Chopin Grande Polonaise Precedee Dun Andante Spianato Op 22 2nd Movt
      Composer: Chopin
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf
      Album: Bis Records, Cd1160
      Duration: 7:15
    • Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In C Minor
      Composer: Rachmaninov
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf, Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf, Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 35:00
    • Title: June From The Seasons
      Composer: Tchaikovsky
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 5:30
    • Title: Petrushka
      Composer: Stravinsky
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 35:00
    • Title: Dance Of The Swans
      Composer: Tchaikovsky
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Alan Buribayev
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 2:30
    • 21:46
      Title: Rapsodie Espagnole
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Performer(s): Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano), Vovka Ashkenazy (Piano)
      Album: LCON-TUE160210, Decca, 478 1090
      Duration: 14:29
    • 21:57
      Title: Soul Bossa Nova
      Composer: Jones, Quincy
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Quincy Jones & His Orchestra
      Album: Latin Fever, Universal, 5601282
      Duration: 2:43

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