Paul Herriott presents from the stage of the National Concert Hall, Dublin, where the musicians of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and a host of Irish soloists present a season of live concert programmes - watch above, and download your digital programme here.
Tonight, Paul introduces an all-American programme conducted by Gavin Maloney, featuring Aaron Copland's Quiet City, his atmospheric concert suite for trumpet and orchestra; Samuel Barber's gorgeous hymn to smalltown America, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 with soprano Rachel Croash as soloist; and Shaker Loops by Pulitzer Prize winner John Adams.
Copland: Quiet City
Barber: Knoxville - Summer of 1915
Adams: Shaker Loops
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Gavin Maloney conductor
Rachel Croash (soprano)
Paul Herriott (presenter)