The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 24 July 2014

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    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.

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Jazz Suite No. 1
      Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri
      Performer(s): James Gaffigan
      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): James Gaffigan
      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): James Gaffigan
      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): James Gaffigan
      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
      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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