The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 8 November 2019
Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir join soloists and conductor Kenneth Montgomery for a performance of Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius.
Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)
Catherine Wyn-Rodgers (mezzo soprano)
Norbert Ernst (tenor)
Johan Wållberg (bass)
RTÉ Philharmonic Choir
Chorus Master: David Young
Paul Herriott presents a concert with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra recorded in the Studio 1 in the RTÉ Radio Centre.
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A, K 219 'Turkish'
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56 'Scottish'
RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Jonathan Bloxham (conductor)
Benjamin Baker (violin)
Starting this September, you can hear Paul Herriott live every Friday night from the National Concert Hall, Dublin. The season sees 43 performances between September 2019 and May 2020 at the National Concert Hall and marks the first with the orchestra’s new Chief Conductor, the Spanish conductor Jaime Martín.
Alongside six concerts with the orchestra’s Chief Conductor Jaime Martín and four concerts with Principal Guest Conductor Nathalie Stutzmann are appearances by international artists including Leonard Slatkin (two performances), Maxim Vengerov, Julia Bullock, Viktoria Mullova, Robert Trevino, Diego Matheuz, JoAnn Falletta, Anja Bihlmaier, Mikhail Jurowski, Christian Reif, David Brophy (two performances), Brian Byrne, Mary Black, Rita Connolly, Anna Devin, Fiachra Garvey, Ailish Tynan and Gavan Ring. Read the full programme below.