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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 Thursday 31 July 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Tonight we visit the Estate Winery in Huntington, Australia for a chamber music concert featuring Freddy Kempf and guests.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:02
      Title: Pictures At An Exhibition
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf (Piano)
      Performer(s): Freddy Kempf (Piano)
      Album: Recorded at Estate Winery, Huntington (Broadcast 31/07/14), EBU
      Duration: 30:44
    • 20:34
      Title: An Die Ferne Geliebte, Op. 98
      Composer: Beethoven, Ludvig Van
      Performer(s): Daniel De Borah (Piano)
      Performer(s): Daniel De Borah (Piano)
      Album: Recorded at Estate Winery, Huntington (Broadcast 31/07/14), EBU
      Duration: 14:20
    • 20:50
      Title: Excerpts From 'Myrthen, Op. 25'
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Daniel De Borah (Piano)
      Performer(s): Daniel De Borah (Piano)
      Album: Recorded at Estate Winery, Huntington (Broadcast 31/07/14), EBU
      Duration: 7:11
    • 20:59
      Title: String Quartet No. 14 In D Minor, D. 810 (Death And The Maiden)
      Composer: Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Doric String Quartet
      Performer(s): Doric String Quartet
      Album: Recorded at Estate Winery, Huntington (Broadcast 31/07/14), EBU
      Duration: 42:19
    • 21:42
      Title: L'Arlesienne Suite No.2
      Composer: Bizet, Georges
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): City Of Granada Orchestra
      Album: LCON-TUE190411 (Recordno: HMC 901675), Harmonia Mundi, HMC 901675
      Duration: 17:21

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