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    The Lyric Feature is RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary and music feature programme. Programmes are produced in house by Lyric fm staff or in collaboration with independent production companies. Subject matter varies from week to week but most of the programmes aim to provide insight into music and music making.

    The Lyric Feature Friday 12 September 2014

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    Dr David Ratcliffe continues his mountaineering adventures with a trip to Antarctica, which has been the inspiration for music by Vaughan Williams and Sir Peter Maxwell Davies

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Music From The Film Scott Of The Antarctic
      Composer: Vaughan Williams
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor Rumon Gamba
      Performer(s): Bbc Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor Rumon Gamba
      Album: CHANDOS, CHAN 10007
      Duration: 5:00
    • Title: Symphony No 7
      Composer: Vaughan Williams
      Performer(s): Catherine Bott, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra Conductor Bryden Thomson
      Performer(s): Catherine Bott, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra Conductor Bryden Thomson
      Album: CHANDOS, CHAN 8796
      Duration: 3:20
    • Title: Symphony No 8
      Composer: Peter Maxwell Davies
      Performer(s): Bremen Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor Sir Peter Maxwell Davies
      Performer(s): Bremen Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor Sir Peter Maxwell Davies
      Album: Radio Bremen recording, Unreleased Radio Bremen recording
      Duration: 8:21

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