The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 31 July 2014

Friday February 16th, 7.30pm - the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra celebrates its 70th birthday

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, celebrating the 70th birthday of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. On this auspicious occasion, the orchestra's former Principal Conductor Gerhard Markson, soprano Orla Boylan and pianist Finghin Collins, all three firm favourites with the orchestra and with audiences, make a welcome return to boost the celebrations.
Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, WWV90
Deirdre Gribbin: The Binding Years of Piano (Piano Concerto)
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet (excerpts)
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Gerhard Markson (conductor)
Orla Boylan (soprano)
Finghin Collins (piano)

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.

Friday February 23rd, 7.30pm

A stirring legend of love, sacrifice, war and a fabled drowned city, a masterpiece concerto written in the immediate aftermath of the carnage of the First World War, and a symphony of heroic dimensions in which fate came knocking at the door. RTÉ’s new Principal Guest Conductor Nathalie Stutzman (photo Simon Fowler) returns to the podium with Alban Gerhardt stepping into the spotlight for Elgar’s unforgettable Cello Concerto. We'll also enjoy Beethoven's monumental work of unrelenting vigour, the Symphony No. 5, as it moves through tumultuous challenge and quest to a euphoric conclusion, every bit as memorable as its momentous opening declaration.
Lalo: Le roi d’ys Overture
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor
RTE National Symphony Orchestra
Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor)
Alban Gerhardt (cello)

Music Played on the Show

20:02

Title: Pictures At An Exhibition

Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest

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)

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)

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

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): City Of Granada Orchestra

Album: LCON-TUE190411 (Recordno: HMC 901675) / Harmonia Mundi / HMC 901675

Duration: 17:21

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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