The Lyric Feature

The Lyric Feature

Friday, 7 - 8pm

The Lyric Feature Friday 14 June 2013

The Lyric Feature Friday 14th June 2013

The Lyric Feature Friday 14th June 2013

Bespoke

The first of three programmes celebrating poetry.

“Voice helps to carry words farther and deeper than eye.” Seamus Heaney

A miscellany of poetry and music including archive gems from the RTE Spoken Word Vinyl Archive and beyond. From Shakespeare to Laurie Anderson, Kipling to Leonard Cohen and Roger Moore to Paula Meehan.

Presented and produced  by Eithne Hand

BESPOKE ONE – Words and Music Played

When in Disgrace... Shakespeare (Published by RADA) Rufus Wainwright From the CD When Love Speaks EMI label

Last Stand Dennis O'Driscoll (From RTE Radio Archive) Recorded 2011 From Dear Life ( Anvil Press Poetry 2011)

Dear John Julie Feeney From CD Clocks Mitten Music

Recuerdo From A Few Figs for Thistles - Edna StVincentMillay Library of Congress Recordings On POETRY ON RECORD CD Shout Label

The Waking Theodore Roethke - Kurt Elling From CD Nightmoves (Concord)

Night Feed Eavan Boland From RTE Radio Archive, From Collected Poems. Carcanet Press. April 1994

Those Dancing days are gone. W.B.Yeats -Carla Bruni, From CD No Promises

Epic Patrick Kavanagh Collected Poems 2004 Claddagh Records - From CD Almost Everything

Neansin Bhán Joe Heaney - Roisin Chambers-RTE CD 10 Years of Ceili House

High Summer Seamus Heaney RTE Lannan Collection CD From Collected Poems Faber

Take this Waltz Cohen/Lorca Leonard Cohen Greatest Hits

Because I could not stop for Death - Emily Dickinson - Juliet Stevenson From Catching Life byThroat.Virago Press/Hachette CD

On coming from a broken home - Gil Scott Heron- CD I’m New Here. 2010 XL Label

Sailing to Byzantium - W.B.Yeats- Victor C Clinton Baddeley-Vinyl: Jupiter Records

The Lark in the Clear Air - Trad Air - Cathy Jordon / CD.All the Way Home.Blix St.

Danny Deever - Rudyard Kipling - Roger Moore - From Catching Life by the Throat- Virago Press/Hachette CD

Villanelle – Berlioz - Veronique Gens - CD Berlioz. Virgin Classics

as freedom is a breakfast food.. - e.e.cummings - Library of Congress US 1958 - From POETRY ON RECORD - Shout Records

My Love is like a red red Rose - Robert Burns - Andreas Scholl - On CD Wayfaring Stranger

Embers - Samuel Beckett - Jack McGowran - Claddagh Records CCT03CC



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The Lyric Feature is RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary and music feature programme. Programmes are produced in house by RTÉ 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 is currently accepting proposals from independent producers and production companies for the BAI's Sound and Vision III Round 24. See here for details


MUSIC PLAYED ON THE SHOW

FRIDAY 29th JANUARY - THE SOUNDS OF GRIEF

Title: THE IRIS GARDEN

Composer: GLEN AUSTIN

Performer: CONTEMPO QUARTET

AlbumTHE MOUNTAIN ASH IN CONNEMARA

Record LabelJOAN MCBREEN

Record Number: JMCB 1402

Title: CAOINEADH

Composer: TRAD

Performer: SARAH GREALISH

Title: LAMENT FROM BANGLADESH

Composer: TRAD

Performer: LATIFA

Title: FUNERARY SUNG-WEEPING BY HANE

Composer: TRAD

Performer: HANE

Album: BOSAVI: RAINFOREST MUSIC FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Record Label: SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS

Record Number: SFW40487

Title: LAMENT FOR DEAD MOTHER/BOCET

Composer: TRAD

Performer: UNKNOWN

Album: FOLK MUSIC OF RUMANIA

Record Label: FOLKWAYS RECORDS

Record Number: FW04419

Title: KEEN FOR A DEAD CHILD

Composer: TRAD

Performer: KITTY GALLAGHER/CITINI GHALLCHOIR

Album: WORD LIBRARY OF FOLK AND PRIMITIVE MUSIC: IRELAND

Record Label: ROUNDER RECORDS

Record Number: CD 1742

Title: KEEN FOR ART O'LEARY 1

Composer: TRAD/EIBHLIN DUBH NI CHONAILL

Performer: BREANDAN O MADAGAIN

Album: CAOINTE AGUS SEANCHEOLTA EILE KEENING AND OTHER OLD IRISH MUSICS

Record Label: MOC MUSIC

Record Number: LC 04986

Title: CAOINEADH NA MARBH/CAOINE FOR THE DEAD

Composer: TRAD

Performer: ARAN FEMALE SINGER/BRIDGET MULLIN

Album: SONGS OF ARAN

Record Label: FOLKWAYS RECORDS

Record Number: FW04002

Title: GOL NA DTRI MUIRE/THE WEEPING OF THE THREE MARYS

Composer: TRAD/ARR NOIRIN NI RIAIN

Performer: NOIRIN NI RIAIN/MONKS OF GLENSTAL ABBEY

Album: CAOINEADH NA MAIGHDINE

Record Label: GAEL-LINN

Record Number: CEFCD 084

Title: I AM STRETCHED ON YOUR GRAVE

Composer: TRAD/KING/ARR. O'CONNOR

Performer: SINEAD O'CONNOR

Album: I DO NOT WANT WHAT I HAVEN'T GOT

Record Label: CHRYSALIS RECORDS

Record Number: CCD1759

Title: DIRGE ON THE MOTHER'S GRAVE/KUOLINITKU AIDIN HAUDALLA

Composer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVA IN HAUDALLA

Performer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVA IN HAUDALLA

Album: ITKUJA KARJALASTA, INKERISTA, SUOMESTA: LAMENTS FROM KARELIA, INGRIA, FINLAND

Record Label: SKS

Record Number: 6420614440018

Title: LAMENT IN FINNISH

Composer: JIM WILCE

Performer: JIM WILCE

Album: N/A

Title: GRAIH MO CHREE

Composer: TRAD

Performer: CAIT BRANIGAN

Title: GRIEF

Composer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN/DONAL O'CONNOR

Performer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN/DONAL O'CONNOR/GILLES LE BIGOT

Album: BILINGUA

Record Label: GAEL-LINN

Record Number: CEFCD206

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