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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Tonight's concert is a celebration of the poetry of Seamus Heaney and the music of John Tavener, recorded in Bantry House as part of the West Cork Chamber Music Festival.

    Monday 29th September
    Tonight's concert comes from the Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg and was recorded as part of this year's Salzburg Festival
    Schubert: Symphony No.4 in C minor, D.417 'Tragic'
    Bruckner: Symphony No.6 in A
    Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Riccardo Muti (conductor)

    Tuesday 30th September
    Tonight we travel to the Klaus Von Bismarck Hall, Broadcasting House, Cologne
    Glinka: Overture to 'Ruslan and Ludmila'
    Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto in A flat
    Tchaikovsky: Polonaise, from Eugene Onegin
    Shostakovich: Excerpts from Jazz Suite No.1
    Kabalevsky: Excerpts from The Comedians, Op.26
    Jarre: Lara's Theme from the film Doctor Zhivsgo
    Tchaikovsky: Trepak, from The Nutcracker
    WDR Radio Orchestra, Cologne
    Reinhard Ehritt (trumpet)
    Helmuth Froschauer (conductor)

    Wednesday 1st October
    Tonight's chamber music concert was recorded at the Verbier Festival in July. Pianist Sergei Babayan plays Part, Liszt, Chopin and Bach's Goldberg Variations
    Part: Fur Alina
    Liszt: Ballade No.2 in B minor
    Chopin: Six works
    Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
    Sergei Babayan (piano)  

    Thursday 2nd October
    The Basilica in Saint-Denis was the venue for the Saint-Denis festival in June this year. Tonight's concert features Julia Fischer in Mendelssohn's much loved violin Concerto No.2
    Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto No.2 in E minor, Op.98
    Bach: Sarabande from Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
    Brahms: Symphony No.4 in E Minor, Op.98
    Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra
    Julia Fischer (violin)
    Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    Friday 3rd October
    Live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, Michael Lee presents the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in 'Music as Witness'.
    Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 2
    Dvorak: Violin Concerto in A minor
    Shostskovich: Symphony No. 11 in G minor, The Year 1905
    Phillipe  Graffin  (violin)
    Michael Francis (conductor)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Island People (2010)
      Composer: Gribbin, Deirdre
      Performer(s): Ann De Renais (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Sebastian Philpott (Trumpet), Vanbrugh Quartet
      Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014
      Duration: 16:42
    • 20:20
      Title: Anahorish (2009)
      Composer: Gribbin, Deirdre
      Performer(s): Ann De Renais (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp), Vanbugh Quartet
      Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014
      Duration: 6:43
    • 20:29
      Title: Dichterliebe Op.48
      Composer: Schumann, Robert
      Performer(s): Philippe Sly (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Julius Drake (Piano)
      Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014
      Duration: 29:25
    • 21:00
      Title: To A Child Dancing In The Wind
      Composer: Tavener, John
      Performer(s): Katharine Dain (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Lise Berthaud (Viola)
      Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014
      Duration: 31:03
    • 21:32
      Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Incidental Music
      Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix
      Performer(s): Judith Blegen (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Judith Blegen (Soprano), Florence Quivar (Mezzo), Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus
      Album: Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream, DG, DG 4784220
      Duration: 27:26

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