The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Saturday 21 June 2014

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

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.

Interval chat with Bill Whelan

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

Friday 19th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin including Rachmaninoff's atmospheric Isle of the Dead. Stravinsky's  recently rediscovered Funeral Song composed in memory of his teacher Rimsky-Korsakov and his ballet Petrushka also feature alongside Brett Dean's Viola Concerto - an exercise in instrumental virtuosity - with the composer as soloist. (Brett-Dean photo by Mark Coulsen)
Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead
Brett Dean: Viola Concerto
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
Stravinsky: Funeral Song
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Olari Elts (conductor)
Brett Dean (viola)


Friday 26th January, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a live concert broadcast from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Daniele Rustioni makes his debut conducting the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra with Alexander Toradze as soloist in a programme with music by Petrassi, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich's second piano concerto.
Petrassi: Ritratto di Don Quixote (Suite)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F minor 
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Daniele Rustioni (conductor)
Alexander Toradze (piano)

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Carna: An Chistin

Composer: Bill Whelan

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, Zoe Conway

Duration: 7:00

01:00

Title: Riverdance Symphonic Suite

Composer: Bill Whelan

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, Zoe Conway (Fiddle), Catherine Leonard (Violin)

Duration: 30:00

01:00

Title: Inishlacken

Composer: Bill Whelan

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute) / Limerick Choral Union

Duration: 17:00

01:00

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

Duration: 20:00

01:00

Title: Badinereelerie

Composer: Bach

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)

Duration: 3:15

01:00

Title: Brian Boru’S March

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)

Duration: 1:30

01:00

Title: Danny Boy

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Gavin Maloney, James Galway (Flute)

Duration: 2:30

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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