The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 22 August 2014

The Friday Concert with Paul Herriott

The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra present a concert of Rhapsodies and Fairytales which was broadcast live from the National Concert Hall in January 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.

READ a full list of what you can hear on lyric

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Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Billy The Kid Suite

Composer: Copland

Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Andrew Gourlay (Cond.) Joanna Mcgregor (Piano)

Duration: 21:00

01:00

Title: Rhapsody In Blue (Original Jazz Band Version, Orchestrated By Ferde Grofé)

Composer: Gerswhin

Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Andrew Gourlay (Cond.) Joanna Mcgregor (Piano)

Duration: 16:00

01:00

Title: The Man I Love (Encore)

Composer: Gerswhin

Performer(s): Joanna Mcgregor (Piano)

Duration: 2:00

01:00

Title: Libertango (Encore)

Composer: Piazzola

Performer(s): Joanna Mcgregor (Piano)

Duration: 3:00

01:00

Title: Sleeping Beauty Suite

Composer: Tchaikovsky

Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Andrew Gourlay (Cond.) Joanna Mcgregor (Piano)

Duration: 23:00

01:00

Title: Mother Goose (Ma Mère L'Oye): 5 Pièces Enfantines

Composer: Ravel

Performer(s): Rte National Symphone Orchestra, Andrew Gourlay (Cond.) Joanna Mcgregor (Piano)

Duration: 16:00

21:37

Title: Romeo And Juliet Fantasy Overture

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): Simon Bolivar Orchestra Of Venezuela

Album: Tchaikovsky and Shakespeare Deutsche Grammophon 4779355

Duration: 22:14

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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