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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 Wednesday 13 August 2014

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott brings us to the Opera Comique, Paris for an all Classical concert with Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra under Bernard Labadie.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Symphony No. 89 In F, Hob. I:89
      Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef
      Performer(s): Bernard Labadie (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Opera Comique, Paris (Broadcast 13/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 20:53
    • 20:24
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 18 In B Flat, K. 456
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Kristian Bezuidenhout (Piano)
      Performer(s): Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Opera Comique, Paris (Broadcast 13/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 28:57
    • 20:54
      Title: Symphony No. 29 In A, K. 201
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Bernard Labadie (Conductor)
      Performer(s): Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
      Album: Recorded at Opera Comique, Paris (Broadcast 13/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 22:43
    • 21:17
      Title: Abendempfindung
      Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Juliane Banse (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Juliane Banse (Soprano), András Schiff (Piano)
      Album: Songs of Debussy and Mozart, ECM, 461899-2
      Duration: 5:03
    • 21:23
      Title: Symphony No. 3 In F Op. 90
      Composer: Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra
      Album: LCON-FRI050310, Not Available, EMI CDM 7 69203 2
      Duration: 37:01
    • 21:45
      Title: Do It The Hard Way
      Composer: Rodgers / Hart
      Performer(s): Chet Baker (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Chet Baker (Vocals), Kenny Drew (Piano) Et Al
      Album: It Could Happen To You - Chet Baker Sings, Riverside, OJC20 303-2
      Duration: 3:03

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