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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 1 July 2014

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    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 .

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Clarinet Trio In E Flat K.498
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Kegelstatt Trio
      Performer(s): Kegelstatt Trio
      Duration: 18:09
    • Title: Post Scriptum
      Composer: Silvestrov
      Performer(s): Nurit Stark, Cédric Pescia
      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
      Performer(s): Danish String Quartet, Philippe Cassard
      Duration: 35:06

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