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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 Friday 11 July 2014

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    Liz Nolan presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall featuring the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in 'Sonic Spectacular'.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Roman Carnival Overture
      Composer: Berlioz
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 10:00
    • Title: The Firebird Suite (1919) Introduction, Dance Of The Firebird & Variation Of The Firebird
      Composer: Stravinsky
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: By The Waters Of Moyle
      Composer: Larchet
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 9:00
    • Title: On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring
      Composer: Delius
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Dances With Wolves, Main Theme
      Composer: Barry
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Empire Strikes Back, The Imperial March
      Composer: Williams
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Hungarian Dances, No. 1 In G Minor, No. 3 In F
      Composer: Brahms
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Slavonic Dance, Op. 46 No. 8 In G Minor
      Composer: Dvorák
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: 'Dance Of The Blessed Spirits' (Orfeo Ed Euridice)
      Composer: Gluck
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 6:00
    • Title: Spartacus Suite No. 2, Adagio
      Composer: Khachaturian
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 9:00
    • Title: Festival Coronation March
      Composer: Tchaikovsky
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: 'The Great Gate Of Kiev' (Pictures At An Exhibition)
      Composer: Mussorgsky (Arr. Ravel)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond. By Andrew Mogrelia, Conductor
      Duration: 5:00

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