Sound Out with Ian McGlynn

Sound Out with Ian McGlynn

Sunday, 9-10pm

Sound Out Sunday 15 September 2019

Sound Out with Ian McGlynn

Tonight we hear the only symphony by composer Erich Korngold composed in response to WWII, and a new recording of Schumann Lieder called Songs of Love and Death.

Culture Night highlights and a performance 'between the ballroom and greenhouse' at Farmleigh

Culture Night highlights and a performance 'between the ballroom and greenhouse' at Farmleigh

In tonight's Gig Guide, Sheelagh Dempsey chooses some Culture Night highlights, plus an installation at Farmleigh House performed 'between the ballroom and greenhouse'.

Sunday November 24th

Composer Avet Terterian was an important musical figure in 20th century Armenia, who experimented with electronics and atonality. He was also influenced by folk music and ancient liturgical music and tonight we hear a new recording of works including the Symphony No.3 scored for scored for orchestra with Armenian folk instruments, duduks and zurnas. We’ll also hear chamber works by Erno Dohnanyi in a new recording from pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin (pictured) with the Takacs Quartet.


Sunday December 1st

On the year of his 60th birthday Arthur Bliss composed 'The Enchantress' for Kathleen Ferrier, and tonight we’ll explore this and similar works for voice and orchestra, performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly and conductor Andrew Davis. We’ll also hear the award-winning Pavel Haas Quartet perform Shostakovich, new recordings of his String Quartets No 2, 7 and 8. (Pavel Haas Quartet - photo Marco Borggreve)


Watch Jennifer Walshe's The Site of an Investigation 

Dublin-born composer Jennifer Walshe was recently elected to the highly prestigious German Akademie der Kunste, the first Irish-born member. A unique voice in contemporary music composition and performance, tonight we’ll hear Walshe’s The Site of an Investigation, the world premiere performance recorded at New Music Dublin earlier this year. Featuring Walshe on vocals with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jean Deroyer, the piece considers our contemporary predicament and takes in microplastics, Facebook likes, grief, precarity, interplanetary colonisation, artificial intelligence and loss. 


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You can now hear our playlists each week on Spotify, and where possible we'll include all the music featured on the programme. 

Music Played on the Show

21:07

Title: Sonata No. 9

Composer: Carbonelli, Giovanni Stefano

Performer(s): The Illyria Consort

Album: Carbonelli: Sonate da Camera Nos 7-12 / Delphian Records / CDC34214

Duration: 8:36

21:18

Title: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 - Im Wunderschonen Monat Mai

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Simon Wallfisch (Baritone)

Album: Schumann: Songs of Love and Death / Resonus / RES10247

Duration: 1:31

21:20

Title: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 - Wenn Ich In Deine Augen Seh

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Simon Wallfisch (Baritone)

Album: Schumann: Songs of Love and Death / Resonus / RES10247

Duration: 1:35

21:21

Title: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 - Ich Will Meine Seele Tauchen

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Simon Wallfisch (Baritone)

Album: Schumann: Songs of Love and Death / Resonus / RES10247

Duration: 0:50

21:22

Title: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 - Hor’ Ich Das Liedchen Klingen

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Simon Wallfisch (Baritone)

Album: Schumann: Songs of Love and Death / Resonus / RES10247

Duration: 2:16

21:25

Title: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 - Die Alten, Bosen Lieder

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Simon Wallfisch (Baritone)

Album: Schumann: Songs of Love and Death / Resonus / RES10247

Duration: 4:14

21:37

Title: Vultures

Composer: Feery, Amanda

Performer(s): Crash Ensemble

Album: CrashLands / Neva Elliott / CRENSCD001

Duration: 5:10

21:45

Title: Symphony, Op.40 (3rd Movement) Adagio Lento

Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Performer(s): Sinfonia Of London

Album: Korngold: Symphony in F sharp/Straussiana/Theme & Variations / Chandos / CHAN 5220

Duration: 13:45

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