The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 12 July 2013

The Friday Concert

RTÉ lyric fm presenters join the RTÉ NSO to celebrate some of our listeners favourites from the worlds of classical music, film and ballet.

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Paul Herriott presents tonight's concert live from the National Concert Hall in Dublin. Hailed for its ‘rainbow exuberance’ (The Times) Magnus Lindberg’s exhilarating large-scale Clarinet Concerto was written for the extraordinary Kari Kriikku, who revels in its fast-changing textures, allusions to Brahms, Debussy and jazz and virtuosic demands. With its progression of moods, beauty and terror, Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 is an enthralling experience that moves from funeral darkness to the transcendent release of the glorious Adagietto. Popularised by the film Death in Venice, it is a love song to the composer’s wife that unfolds in one long, hypnotic breath. 
Lindberg: Clarinet Concerto  
Mahler: Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor  
Kari Kriikku (clarinet) 
Sachio Fujioka (conductor) 

Music Played on the Show

20:20

Title: Lullaby For String Orchestra

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 8:37

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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