Paul Herriott presents the Lyric Concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. 

Broadcast live throughout Europe, the season finale ends on a spectacular note with Principal Guest conductor Natalie Stutzmann leading the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, RTÉ Philharmonic Choir and four sensational vocal talents in Brahms's beautiful song of lamentation Nänie and Beethoven's monumental Ninth Symphony with its salute to joy - both works featuring texts by Friedrich Schiller.

The Programme:

Brahms, Nänie

Beethoven, Symphony No.9 in D minor (Choral)

With the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor), the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir Choir Master: Mark Hindley with Ekatarina Siurina (soprano) Lidija Jovanovic (alto) Julien Behr - replacing Gijs van der Linden (tenor) and Leon Kosavic (baritone/bass).