The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Wednesday 20 August 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

In tonight's concert Martha Argerich plays Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No.1 in B flat minor in a concert recorded in Lugano, Switzerland in June 2014.

Composing the Island: A Century of Music in Ireland 1916-2016, September 7th - 25th

A new centenary project launched by Heather Humphreys (Minister for Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts & the Gaeltacht), Composing the Island presents 29 concerts of orchestral, choral, instrumental, song and chamber music by Irish composers written between 1916 and 2016. For more information visit www.nch.ie/Online/Composing-the-Island. Composing the Island:  A century of music in Ireland 1916-2016 is sponsored by Bord na Móna and presented by RTÉ and the National Concert Hall. In celebration of this wonderful project, RTÉ lyric fm will broadcast a host of live performances, recorded concerts and documentaries from the lyric archives, exploring the works and lives of Irish composers.

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Music Played on the Show

20:01

Title: Triple Concerto For Piano, Violin And Cello In C, Op. 56

Composer: Beethoven, Ludwig van

Performer(s): Orchestra Della Svizzera Italiana

Album: Recorded at Congress Centre, Lugano (Broadcast 20/08/14) EBU

Duration: 35:48

20:38

Title: Piano Concerto No. 1 In B-Flat Minor, Op. 23

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Performer(s): Orchestra Della Svizzera Italiana

Album: Recorded at Congress Centre, Lugano (Broadcast 20/08/14) EBU

Duration: 33:58

21:15

Title: Cello Symphony

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Orchestra Della Svizzera Italiana

Album: Recorded at Congress Centre, Lugano (Broadcast 20/08/14) EBU

Duration: 38:44

21:54

Title: Two Portraits No.2 (Poco Lento)

Composer: Britten, Benjamin

Performer(s): Yuri Bashmet (Viola), Hallé Orchestra

Album: Britten - Double Concerto, Two Portraits... Erato Disques 3984-25502-2

Duration: 5:49

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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