The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Monday to Friday, 8 - 10 pm

    Tonight Paul Herriott presents Mendelssohn’s Elijah live from the National Concert Hall. This magnificent oratorio contains some of the composer’s most beautiful and dramatic music. The soloists for the evening are bass Darren Jeffrey (Elijah), soprano Celine Byrne (The Widow) with mezzo-soprano Imelda Drumm and tenor Mark Wilde. The RTÉ Philharmonic Choir and RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra are conducted by Paul Daniel.

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 20 August 2013


    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    The Lendvai Trio perform Beethoven's String Trio Op.9 No.1 & Taneyev's String Trio Op.31 which originally included tenor viola, an instrument later replaced by the cello.

    RTÉ lyric fm will stream the Dublin International Piano Competition 2015 semi-final and final competition rounds, as they happen at the National Concert Hall, Dublin.

    On Saturday and Sunday May 23rd and 24th, you can watch the performances and hear the talented young international musicians, all  hoping to progress to the final. This will only be streamed on our website – not on radio. Then on Tuesday May 26th you can watch the live final online, or hear it broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm.

    To watch the semi-finals or finals video feed simply click the desired camera angle which will appear above. To listen to the live final tune into 96-99 RTÉ lyric fm, and you can also access the online Radio Player or download the Irish Radio Player smartphone app or any radio app of your preference. Click here for ways to listen to RTÉ Radio

    Friday May 22nd at 20.00 - RTÉ NSO, RTÉ Philharmonic Choir and soloists with Mendelssohn’s Elijah (live video and broadcast on The Friday Concert)
    Saturday May 23rd - DIPC Semi-final Rounds at 14.30 and 19.30 (video only)
    Sunday May 24th - DIPC Semi-final Rounds at 14.30 and 19.30 (video only)
    Tuesday May 26th - DIPC Final at 19.00 (video and broadcast live on RTÉ lyric fm in The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:30
      Title: String Trio In E Flat, Op. 31
      Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Taneyev, Sergei
      Duration: 29:29
    • 21:00
      Title: Ein Deutsches Requiem
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Performer(s): Brahms, Johannes
      Duration: 5:14
    • 21:06
      Title: Symphonic Variations For Piano And Orchestra
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Performer(s): Bax, Arnold
      Duration: 49:51
    • 21:55
      Title: Partita - Gavotte En Rondeaux
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Performer(s): Bach, Johann Sebastian
      Duration: 3:41

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