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    Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary Celebration

    On Thursday April 21st, The Lyric Concert broadcast live from the Wigmore Hall as part of a week-long festival celebrating Irish culture in Britain. It marked the strengthening of an important bond of friendship and reconciliation, recognising and enhancing further Ireland’s reputation for cultural excellence over the past century. The Gala Concert that evening honours those who died at Easter 1916, Irish and British, and all the soldiers who lost their lives in the Great War. 

    6:30pm – 7:00pm Irish Ambassador H. E. Daniel Mulhall gives a keynote address on 100 years of Irish culture. 
    7:00pm - 7:30pm Paul Herriott chats with our own Ann Murray ahead of tonight’s concert at the Wigmore Hall on lyric fm. 
    7:30pm – 10:00pm The music continues as BBC’s Sean Rafferty hosts the live programme in celebration of “Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary celebration”. Featuring Ailish Tynan, Tara Erraught, Robin Tritschler, Gavan Ring, Finghin Collins, The RTÉ Contempo Quartet and choirs for the Royal Irish Academy of Music and the Royal Academy of Music.

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 17 June 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Tonight's concert was recorded live at the Galway Midwinter Festival on Friday 17th January.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: La Bonne Chanson
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Lennecke Ruiten (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Lennecke Ruiten (Soprano), Contempo Quartet; Rolf Hind (Piano)
      Album: Galway Mid-Winter Festival 2014 Opening Concert, RTE, RTE
      Duration: 22:08
    • 20:35
      Title: Four Songs Op.27
      Composer: Strauss , Richard
      Performer(s): Lenneke Ruiten (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Lenneke Ruiten (Soprano), Rolf Hind (Piano)
      Album: Galway Mid-Winter Festival 2014 Opening Concert, RTE, RTE
      Duration: 13:04
    • 20:48
      Title: Prelude A L'Apres-Midi D'Un Faune
      Composer: Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Catriona Ryan (Flute)
      Performer(s): Catriona Ryan (Flute), Cassiopeia Winds
      Album: Galway Mid-Winter Festival 2014 Opening Concert, RTE, RTE
      Duration: 10:21
    • 21:00
      Title: Concerto No.18 In B Flat K.456: (I) Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)
      Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano), Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Finghin Collins: Mozart Piano Concertos, RTE lyric fm, CD143
      Duration: 12:08
    • 21:22
      Title: Concerto No.18 In B Flat K.456: (Iii) Allegro Vivace
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano)
      Performer(s): Finghin Collins (Piano), Rte National Symphony Orchestra
      Album: Finghin Collins: Mozart Piano Concertos, RTE lyric fm, CD143
      Duration: 7:32
    • 21:30
      Title: Trio For Clarinet, Cello And Piano In A Minor (I) Allegro
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet), Steven Isserlis (Cello) Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Album: Brahms/ Schumann/ Fruhling/ Clarinet trios, BMG Entertainment, 09026635042
      Duration: 8:06
    • 21:47
      Title: Trio For Clarinet, Cello And Piano In A Minor (Iii) Andantino Grazioso
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet)
      Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet), Steven Isserlis (Cello) Stephen Hough (Piano)
      Album: Brahms/ Schumann/ Fruhling/ Clarinet trios, BMG Entertainment, 09026635042
      Duration: 4:26
    • 21:56
      Title: Triosatz In E Flat
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Beaux Arts Trio
      Album: LCON- (Recordno: 432 388-2), Not Available, 432 388-2
      Duration: 3:57

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