The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Monday to Friday, 8 - 10 pm

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Saturday 21 June 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    At 7pm Sean Rocks goes behind the scenes of the great performer Sir James Galway and at 8pm Paul Herriott presents a Bill Whelan Gala live from the University Concert Hall Limerick
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    James Galway - 'Let the Music Sing'

    Behind the scenes of the great performer Sean Rocks meets Sir James Galway - the pedagogue - passing on his legacy to a host of musicians in Masterclasses in Reggio Emilia, Italy.
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    Interval chat with Bill Whelan

    Ellen Cranitch talks to Bill Whelan about his early days as a session musician.

    Monday 29th September
    Tonight's concert comes from the Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg and was recorded as part of this year's Salzburg Festival
    Schubert: Symphony No.4 in C minor, D.417 'Tragic'
    Bruckner: Symphony No.6 in A
    Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Riccardo Muti (conductor)

    Tuesday 30th September
    Tonight we travel to the Klaus Von Bismarck Hall, Broadcasting House, Cologne
    Glinka: Overture to 'Ruslan and Ludmila'
    Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto in A flat
    Tchaikovsky: Polonaise, from Eugene Onegin
    Shostakovich: Excerpts from Jazz Suite No.1
    Kabalevsky: Excerpts from The Comedians, Op.26
    Jarre: Lara's Theme from the film Doctor Zhivsgo
    Tchaikovsky: Trepak, from The Nutcracker
    WDR Radio Orchestra, Cologne
    Reinhard Ehritt (trumpet)
    Helmuth Froschauer (conductor)

    Wednesday 1st October
    Tonight's chamber music concert was recorded at the Verbier Festival in July. Pianist Sergei Babayan plays Part, Liszt, Chopin and Bach's Goldberg Variations
    Part: Fur Alina
    Liszt: Ballade No.2 in B minor
    Chopin: Six works
    Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
    Sergei Babayan (piano)  

    Thursday 2nd October
    The Basilica in Saint-Denis was the venue for the Saint-Denis festival in June this year. Tonight's concert features Julia Fischer in Mendelssohn's much loved violin Concerto No.2
    Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto No.2 in E minor, Op.98
    Bach: Sarabande from Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
    Brahms: Symphony No.4 in E Minor, Op.98
    Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
    Julia Fischer (violin)
    Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    Friday 3rd October
    Live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, Michael Lee presents the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in 'Music as Witness'.
    Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 2
    Dvorak: Violin Concerto in A minor
    Shostskovich: Symphony No. 11 in G minor, The Year 1905
    Phillipe  Graffin  (violin)
    Michael Francis (conductor)

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Carna: An Chistin
      Composer: Bill Whelan
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, Zoe Conway
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, Zoe Conway
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 7:00
    • Title: Riverdance Symphonic Suite
      Composer: Bill Whelan
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, Zoe Conway (Fiddle), Catherine Leonard (Violin)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, Zoe Conway (Fiddle), Catherine Leonard (Violin)
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 30:00
    • Title: Inishlacken
      Composer: Bill Whelan
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute) / Limerick Choral Union
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute) / Limerick Choral Union
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 17:00
    • Title: Linen And Lace (Rté Lyric Fm Commission)
      Composer: Bill Whelan
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute) & Limerick Choral Union
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute) & Limerick Choral Union
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 20:00
    • Title: Badinereelerie
      Composer: Bach
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 3:15
    • Title: Brian Boru’S March
      Composer: Trad
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Trad
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)
      Album: RTE Recording, RTE Recording
      Duration: 2:30

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