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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 15 August 2014

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    Music and Mayhem - Part 3: Composers at War. Ian Fox examines the work of composers whose music were defined and shaped by their experiences of the so called "war to end all wars".

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Introduction - El Amor Brujo
      Composer: Falla
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted Giulini
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted Giulini
      Album: EMI, 5 67587
      Duration: 0:34
    • Title: Ritual Fire Dance
      Composer: Falla
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orceshtra Conducted Giulini
      Performer(s): Philharmonia Orceshtra Conducted Giulini
      Album: EMI, 5 67587
      Duration: 4:12
    • Title: Elegiac
      Composer: Bax
      Performer(s): Alison Nicholls, Ashan Pillai, Lorna Mcgee
      Performer(s): Alison Nicholls, Ashan Pillai, Lorna Mcgee
      Album: NAXOS, 8.554507
      Duration: 8:47
    • Title: Symphony 5
      Composer: Sibelius
      Performer(s): Finnish Radio Symphony Conducted Saraste
      Performer(s): Finnish Radio Symphony Conducted Saraste
      Album: FINLANDIA, 4509-99960
      Duration: 8:48
    • Title: En Blanc Et Noir
      Composer: Debussy
      Performer(s): Katia And Marielle Labeque
      Performer(s): Katia And Marielle Labeque
      Album: PHILIPS, 454471
      Duration: 4:08
    • Title: Che Il Bel Sogno "La Rondine"
      Composer: Puccini
      Performer(s): Te Kanawa, London Philharmonic Conducted Pritchard
      Performer(s): Te Kanawa, London Philharmonic Conducted Pritchard
      Album: CBS, CD 37298
      Duration: 3:16
    • Title: Wooden Pronce
      Composer: Bartok
      Performer(s): New Tork Philharmonic Conducted Boulez
      Performer(s): New Tork Philharmonic Conducted Boulez
      Album: CBS, MK 44700
      Duration: 0:07
    • Title: The Soldier's Tale
      Composer: Stravinsky
      Performer(s): Columbia Chamber Ensemble Conducted Stravinsky
      Performer(s): Columbia Chamber Ensemble Conducted Stravinsky
      Album: SONY, SMK 46291
      Duration: 2:35
    • Title: Symphony 4
      Composer: Nielsen
      Performer(s): National Symphony Of Ireland Conducted Leaper
      Performer(s): National Symphony Of Ireland Conducted Leaper
      Album: NAXOS, 8.550743
      Duration: 9:05

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