The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 24 July 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Tonight's concert comes from the Concert Hall of Sydney Opera House. James Gaffigan conducts the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Jean-Yves Thibaudet plays Gershwin.

Composing the Island: A Century of Music in Ireland 1916-2016, September 7th - 25th

A new centenary project launched by Heather Humphreys (Minister for Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts & the Gaeltacht), Composing the Island presents 29 concerts of orchestral, choral, instrumental, song and chamber music by Irish composers written between 1916 and 2016. For more information visit www.nch.ie/Online/Composing-the-Island. Composing the Island:  A century of music in Ireland 1916-2016 is sponsored by Bord na Móna and presented by RTÉ and the National Concert Hall. In celebration of this wonderful project, RTÉ lyric fm will broadcast a host of live performances, recorded concerts and documentaries from the lyric archives, exploring the works and lives of Irish composers.

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Music Played on the Show

20:01

Title: Jazz Suite No. 1

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Ebu

Album: Recorded at Sydney Opera House (Broadcast 24/07/14) EBU

Duration: 8:32

20:12

Title: Piano Concerto In F

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Ebu

Album: Recorded at Sydney Opera House (Broadcast 24/07/14) EBU

Duration: 32:06

20:44

Title: ‘I Got Rhythm’ Variations, For Piano And Orchestra (Encore)

Composer: Gershwin, George

Performer(s): Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Ebu

Album: Recorded at Sydney Opera House (Broadcast 24/07/14) EBU

Duration: 8:40

20:54

Title: Symphony No. 5 In B Flat, Op. 100

Composer: Prokofiev, Sergei

Performer(s): Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Ebu

Album: Recorded at Sydney Opera House (Broadcast 24/07/14) EBU

Duration: 43:28

21:38

Title: Fantasia Para Un Gentilhombre

Composer: Rodrigo, Joaquin

Performer(s): Carlos Bonell, Guitar, Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Album: LCON-THU30/09/11 Not Available 400 054-2

Duration: 21:12

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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