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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 1 August 2014

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    Music and Mayhem - Pt 1: The Gathering Storm. Ian Fox examines the work of composers whose music were defined and shaped by their experiences of the so called "war to end all war".

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Salut D'Amour
      Composer: Elgar
      Performer(s): Tasmin Little, John Lenehan
      Performer(s): Tasmin Little, John Lenehan
      Album: EMI, 585615
      Duration: 0:32
    • Title: Banks Of Green Willow
      Composer: Butterworth
      Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra Conducted Jeffrey Tate
      Performer(s): English Chamber Orchestra Conducted Jeffrey Tate
      Album: EMI, CDC 747945
      Duration: 6:44
    • Title: Alpine Symphony
      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted Karajan
      Performer(s): Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted Karajan
      Album: DGG, 40039
      Duration: 4:33
    • Title: On The Idle Hill Of Summer
      Composer: Butterworth
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel, Malcolm Martineau
      Performer(s): Bryn Terfel, Malcolm Martineau
      Album: DGG, 445946
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: Symphony 2
      Composer: Vaughan Williams
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra Conducted Previn
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra Conducted Previn
      Album: RCA, 82876-55708
      Duration: 7:15
    • Title: The Bells
      Composer: Rachmaninov
      Performer(s): Philapelphia Chorus & Orchestra Conducted Dutoit
      Performer(s): Philapelphia Chorus & Orchestra Conducted Dutoit
      Album: DECCA, 440 355
      Duration: 6:16
    • Title: Piano Trio
      Composer: Ravel
      Performer(s): Kantarow, Muller, Rouvier
      Performer(s): Kantarow, Muller, Rouvier
      Album: ERATO, 4509 92408
      Duration: 5:12
    • Title: Mars - The Planets
      Composer: Holst
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestar Conducted Holst
      Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestar Conducted Holst
      Album: EMI, 2 17575
      Duration: 6:15
    • Title: Rite Of Spring, Finale
      Composer: Stravinsky
      Performer(s): Kirov Orchestra Conducted Gergiev
      Performer(s): Kirov Orchestra Conducted Gergiev
      Album: PHILIPS, 468 035
      Duration: 0:07

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