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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 Monday 11 August 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul brings us to Carlos V Palace, Granada for a concert by the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Sakari Oramo.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:02
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 5 In F, Op. 103 ('Egyptian')
      Composer: Saint-Saens, Camille
      Performer(s): Javier Perianes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Carlos V Palace, Granada (Broadcast 11/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 26:29
    • 20:29
      Title: Serenata Andaluza (Encore)
      Composer: Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Javier Perianes (Piano)
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Carlos V Palace, Granada (Broadcast 11/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 5:15
    • 20:36
      Title: Symphony No. 5 In C Sharp
      Composer: Mahler, Gustav
      Performer(s): Sakari Oramo (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Carlos V Palace, Granada (Broadcast 11/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 70:38
    • 21:48
      Title: Scene With Cranes From 'Kuolema, Op. 44/2' (Encore)
      Composer: Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sakari Oramo (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Carlos V Palace, Granada (Broadcast 11/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 6:21
    • 21:55
      Title: Solo, Triste Y Ausente
      Composer: Anonymous
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Charivari Agreable
      Album: Esperar, Sentir, Morir (Recordno: Not Available) ~~ A337806, Signum, Not Available
      Duration: 4:59

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