The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Mon to Thurs 7-10pm, Fri 8-10pm

    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 25 July 2014

    Listen

    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul presents 'Viennese Delights' live from the National Concert Hall with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra under conductor David Brophy, featuring Hugh Tinney.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Symphony No. 8 In B Minor, 'Unfinished'
      Composer: Schubert
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 23:00
    • Title: Piano Concerto No. 21 In C, 'Elvira Madigan'
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Hugh Tinney (Piano), David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, Hugh Tinney (Piano), David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 29:00
    • Title: Die Fledermaus Overture
      Composer: J Strauss Ii
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 9:00
    • Title: Pizzicato Polka
      Composer: J Strauss Ii
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Perpetuum Mobile
      Composer: J Strauss Ii
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Thunder And Lightning Polka
      Composer: J Strauss Ii
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Emperor Waltz
      Composer: J Strauss Ii
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 11:00
    • Title: Radetzky March
      Composer: J Strauss I
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy (Conductor)
      Duration: 3:00

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Latest Show

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott on Twitter

    Schedule Open Schedule