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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 18 July 2014

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    Live from the NCH, Aedín Gormley presents 'Hollywood Greats - A Journey through the Movies' with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra under acclaimed composer-conductor Carl Davis.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: South Pacific Overture
      Composer: Rodgers & Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 5:40
    • Title: Around The World In 80 Days
      Composer: Young
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The World At War
      Composer: Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 5:25
    • Title: El Cid
      Composer: Rózsa
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:30
    • Title: Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
      Composer: Dun
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 5:30
    • Title: 'Colonel Bogey March' From Bridge On The River Kwai
      Composer: Ricketts (Arr: Arnold)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: Pirates Of The Caribbean
      Composer: Badelt
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 5:30
    • Title: Gladiator Suite
      Composer: Zimmer
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 6:00
    • Title: Overture To West Side Story
      Composer: Bernstein (Arr: Peress)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: New York, New York
      Composer: Kander
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Romeo And Juliet
      Composer: Rota
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:40
    • Title: Pride And Prejudice
      Composer: Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:50
    • Title: Napoleon
      Composer: Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Chariots Of Fire
      Composer: Vangelis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 3:30
    • Title: Out Of Africa
      Composer: Barry
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Casablanca
      Composer: Steiner
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 7:00
    • Title: The Quiet Man Suite
      Composer: Young
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra Cond By Carl Davis
      Duration: 8:30

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