The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 22 September 2017

Friday February 16th, 7.30pm - the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra celebrates its 70th birthday

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, celebrating the 70th birthday of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. On this auspicious occasion, the orchestra's former Principal Conductor Gerhard Markson, soprano Orla Boylan and pianist Finghin Collins, all three firm favourites with the orchestra and with audiences, make a welcome return to boost the celebrations.
Wagner: Prelude & Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde, WWV90
Deirdre Gribbin: The Binding Years of Piano (Piano Concerto)
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet (excerpts)
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Gerhard Markson (conductor)
Orla Boylan (soprano)
Finghin Collins (piano)

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Aedín Gormley presents a live concert broadcast from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, featuring the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra.

Friday February 23rd, 7.30pm

A stirring legend of love, sacrifice, war and a fabled drowned city, a masterpiece concerto written in the immediate aftermath of the carnage of the First World War, and a symphony of heroic dimensions in which fate came knocking at the door. RTÉ’s new Principal Guest Conductor Nathalie Stutzman (photo Simon Fowler) returns to the podium with Alban Gerhardt stepping into the spotlight for Elgar’s unforgettable Cello Concerto. We'll also enjoy Beethoven's monumental work of unrelenting vigour, the Symphony No. 5, as it moves through tumultuous challenge and quest to a euphoric conclusion, every bit as memorable as its momentous opening declaration.
Lalo: Le roi d’ys Overture
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor
RTE National Symphony Orchestra
Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor)
Alban Gerhardt (cello)

Music Played on the Show

20:05

Title: Symphony No. 2 In D

Composer: Brahms, Johannes

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Album: First broadcast on The Friday Concert 130117

Duration: 39:12

01:00

Title: Romeo & Juliet Overture

Composer: Tchaikovsky

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Robert Trevino (Conductor)

Duration: 19:00

21:14

Title: Cello Suite No. 1 In G Major (I) Prelude

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Richard Tunnicliffe (Cello)

Album: Richard Tunnicliffe J.S.Bach Cello Suites / Linn / Linn CKD 396

Duration: 2:49

21:17

Title: Cello Suite No. 1 In G Major (6th Movement) Gigue

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Richard Tunnicliffe (Cello)

Album: Richard Tunnicliffe J.S.Bach Cello Suites / Linn / Linn CKD 396

Duration: 1:58

01:00

Title: Piano Concerto In A Minor

Composer: Grieg

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Paul Lewis (Piano), Robert Trevino (Conductor)

Duration: 30:00

21:52

Title: Caprice No.18 In C Major

Composer: Paganini, Nicolo

Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)

Album: Paganini 24 Caprices for solo violin Julia Fischer / Decca / 4782274

Duration: 2:33

21:54

Title: Caprice No.16 In G Minor

Composer: Paganini, Nicolo

Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)

Album: Paganini 24 Caprices for solo violin Julia Fischer / Decca / 4782274

Duration: 1:36

21:56

Title: Caprice No.14 In E Flat Major

Composer: Paganini, Nicolo

Performer(s): Julia Fischer (Violin)

Album: Paganini 24 Caprices for solo violin Julia Fischer / Decca / 4782274

Duration: 1:18

01:00

Title: Speed

Composer: Hindson

Performer(s): Rte National Symphony Orchestra, Robert Trevino (Conductor)

Duration: 16:00

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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