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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 26 August 2014

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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.

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    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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