The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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    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.

    Calling all music lovers - would you like to be guaranteed the best seat in the house for 260 evening concerts from Ireland and around the world for a year for free? 

    RTÉ lyric fm offers you just that opportunity to hear the world’s greatest performances from the most spectacular concert halls each weeknight. The Lyric Concert is where everyone is guaranteed premium seats for sold out concerts from exclusive venues in Ireland and across Europe, as well Australia, the U.S. and further afield. All concerts are either live broadcasts or recorded as live, and 2016 is no exception with some star studded programmes as we travel around the world to hear some of the great composers and performers of our time!

    Prior to each concert (Mon-Thurs) we will bring you a selection of New CD releases where you can get an advance  preview on Prelude starting at 7pm.

    Don’t forget we are live from the National Concert Hall each Friday during the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra 2015-2016 Main Season.

    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
      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)
      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
      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
      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)
      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)
      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)
      Duration: 2:30

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