The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 1 July 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from Bantry House as part of the West Cork Chamber Music Festival .

Friday March 23rd, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra under conductor Clemens Schuldt perform music from the father of American classical music, Aaron Copland, and two giants of 20th-century Russian music: Aram Khachaturian and Dmitri Shostakovich with rising violin star Alina Pogostkina.
Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite
Khachaturian: Violin Concerto in D minor
Shostakovich: Symphony No.1 in F minor, Op.10
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Clemens Schuldt (conductor)
Alina Pogostkina (violin)

Friday March 30th, 7.30pm (Good Friday)

Paul Herriott presents Bach's St John's Passion in a performance recorded earlier this afternoon in the National Concert Hall. One of the most magnificent and moving of all choral works, Bach's St John Passion is a compelling re-telling of the events leading up to Christ's crucifixion on Good Friday. Operatic in its scale and intensity, it's a bold, dramatic and emotional experience that speaks of human frailty and divine redemption with overwhelming honesty and is a devotional masterpiece of searing power.
Bach: Johannespassion, BWV 245
Nicholas Mulroy (Evangelist)
Lina Johnson (soprano)
John Lattimore (countertenor)
Benjamin Bevan (bass)
RTÉ Philharmonic Choir
Chorus Master: Mark Hindley
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Kraemer (conductor)

Music Played on the Show


Title: Clarinet Trio In E Flat K.498

Composer: Mozart

Performer(s): Kegelstatt Trio

Duration: 18:09


Title: Post Scriptum

Composer: Silvestrov

Performer(s): Nurit Stark, Cédric Pescia

Duration: 16:28


Title: Piano Quintet In G Minor Op.34

Composer: Zarebski

Performer(s): Danish String Quartet, Philippe Cassard

Duration: 35:06



Contact the Show

Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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