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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 Friday 15 August 2014

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    The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott brings us to the RSI Auditorium, Besso, Switzerland for a concert under the Martha Argerich Project.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:02
      Title: A Night On Bare Mountain, Arranged For Two Pianos
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Jura Margulis (Piano)
      Performer(s): Jura Margulis (Piano)
      Album: Recorded at the Martha Argerich Project Festival (Broadcast 15/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 12:26
    • 20:15
      Title: Violin Sonata No. 1 In G Minor, Bwv 1029
      Composer: Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Lily Maisky (Piano)
      Performer(s): Lily Maisky (Piano)
      Album: Recorded at the Martha Argerich Project Festival (Broadcast 15/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 15:27
    • 20:32
      Title: Sextet In C, Op. 37
      Composer: Dohnanyi, Erno
      Performer(s): Natalino Ricciardo (Horn)
      Performer(s): Natalino Ricciardo (Horn)
      Album: Recorded at the Martha Argerich Project Festival (Broadcast 15/08/14), EBU
      Duration: 30:59
    • 21:04
      Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor, Op.54
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Pno)
      Performer(s): Martha Argerich (Pno), Chamber Orchestra Of Europe
      Album: Schumann: Symphonies 1-4; Violin Concerto; Piano Concerto, Warner Classics & Jazz, 2564 69928-5
      Duration: 29:29
    • 21:17
      Title: Trio For Piano, Cello And Violin
      Composer: Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Gil Shaham (Violin)
      Performer(s): Gil Shaham (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano), Brinton Smith ('Cello)
      Album: The Fauré Album, Canary Classics/ Artemis Classics LLC, ATM-CD-1239
      Duration: 6:05
    • 21:34
      Title: Piano Concerto In G Major (I) Allegramente
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
      Performer(s): Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Ravel/ Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos, EMI, Not Available
      Duration: 8:33
    • 21:52
      Title: Piano Concerto In G Major (Iii) Presto
      Composer: Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano)
      Performer(s): Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (Piano), Philharmonia Orchestra
      Album: Ravel/ Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos, EMI, Not Available
      Duration: 4:00
    • 21:57
      Title: Ravel Piece En Forme En Habanera
      Composer: Ravel
      Performer(s): James Galway
      Performer(s): James Galway
      Album: Music For My Little Friends, Rca Victor, 09026637252
      Duration: 2:40

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