The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 16 July 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul brings us to the Concert Hall of Sydney Opera House for a concert of Britten, Haydn and Brahms.

Friday 20th January - Celebrating John O’Conor's 70th birthday

Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert, the 70th birthday celebration of pianist John O'Conor, live from the National Concert Hall.  Iconic Irish piano legend John O’Conor celebrates his 70th birthday in style with Beethoven’s most spiritual Piano Concerto, the magisterial, mysterious, magnificent Fourth – music of dramatic contrasts that begins in hushed introspection, features the most intricate and intimate dialogue between piano and orchestra and ends in a blaze of exhilarating passion and power. Bruckner’s lyrical Seventh Symphony – a high-watermark of the orchestral repertoire – offers its own rich and rewarding appeal under the baton of former principal conductor, Gerhard Markson. 
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G  
Bruckner:  Symphony No. 7 in E  
John O’Conor (piano) 
Gerhard Markson (conductor) 
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Music Played on the Show

21:37

Title: Corpus Christi Carol

Composer: Britten

Performer(s): Jeff Buckley

Album: Grace / Columbia / Legacy / 475928 2

Duration: 4:32

21:41

Title: Le Poeme De L'Extase Op. 54

Composer: Scriabin, Alexander

Performer(s): Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin

Album: LCON-MON131210 Emergency / 460 299-2

Duration: 19:02

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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