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    The Lyric Feature Friday 28 February 2014

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    Wagner's Music in Ireland is a two-part documentary exploring the relationship of Irish audiences, authors, critics and composers with the music of Wagner over the past 150 years.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Prelude To Act 1 Of Tristan Und Isolde
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestr Of Ireland, Cond. Fergus Sheil
      Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestr Of Ireland, Cond. Fergus Sheil
      Album: Wide Open Opera, Performers Recording
      Duration: 50:00
    • Title: Prelude To Die Walkure
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Cond. Bruno Walter
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Cond. Bruno Walter
      Album: EMI Great Recordings of the Century, 61020
      Duration: 142:00
    • Title: Prelude To Act 1 Of Tristan Und Isolde
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestr Of Ireland, Cond. Fergus Sheil
      Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestr Of Ireland, Cond. Fergus Sheil
      Album: Wide Open Opera, Performers Recording
      Duration: 50:00
    • Title: Tannhauser Overture
      Composer: Wagner, Arr. Liszt
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet
      Performer(s): Jorge Bolet
      Album: BMG, 9026637482
      Duration: 80:00
    • Title: Tannhauser, Act Iii, Sc 1, Pilgrim's March
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): Chorus Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Cheryl Studer, Andreas Schmidt, Philharmonia Orchestra, Cond. Giuseppe Sinopoli
      Performer(s): Chorus Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Cheryl Studer, Andreas Schmidt, Philharmonia Orchestra, Cond. Giuseppe Sinopoli
      Album: Deutsche Grammophon, 427 625-2
      Duration: 240:00
    • Title: Lohengrin, Act Iii. ‘In Ferem Land’
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Jess Thomas, Cond. Rudolf Kempe
      Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Jess Thomas, Cond. Rudolf Kempe
      Album: EMI, CDS7490178BS
      Duration: 120:00
    • Title: Prelude To Act 1 Of Tristan Und Isolde
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestr Of Ireland, Cond. Fergus Sheil
      Performer(s): National Symphony Orchestr Of Ireland, Cond. Fergus Sheil
      Album: Wide Open Opera, Performers Recording
      Duration: 50:00
    • Title: (The Flying Dutchman) Senta My Child
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): John Tomlinson, London Philharmonia Orchestra, Cond. David Parry
      Performer(s): John Tomlinson, London Philharmonia Orchestra, Cond. David Parry
      Album: Chandos Records, chan3076
      Duration: 150:00
    • Title: Prelude To Die Meistersinger
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): National Youth Orchestra Of Ireland, Alexander Anissimov
      Performer(s): National Youth Orchestra Of Ireland, Alexander Anissimov
      Album: NYOI - not a commercial disc, no number
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Prelude To Act Iii Of Lohengrin
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): National Youth Orchestra Of Ireland, Alexander Anissimov
      Performer(s): National Youth Orchestra Of Ireland, Alexander Anissimov
      Album: NYOI, no number
      Duration: 144:00
    • Title: Parsifal Act Iii, Final Scene, Hochsten Heiles Wunder
      Composer: Wagner
      Performer(s): Berliner Philharmoniker, Chor Der Deutschen Staatsoper Berlin, Cond. Barenboim
      Performer(s): Berliner Philharmoniker, Chor Der Deutschen Staatsoper Berlin, Cond. Barenboim
      Album: Teldec, 9031 74448 2
      Duration: 240:00

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