The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

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The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 5 September 2013

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Valery Gergiev conducts the LSO in Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, Borodin Symphony No.2, Glazunov Piano Concerto No.2 and more from a recent concert at the BBC Proms

Composing the Island: A Century of Music in Ireland 1916-2016, September 7th - 25th

A new centenary project launched by Heather Humphreys (Minister for Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts & the Gaeltacht), Composing the Island presents 29 concerts of orchestral, choral, instrumental, song and chamber music by Irish composers written between 1916 and 2016. For more information visit Composing the Island:  A century of music in Ireland 1916-2016 is sponsored by Bord na Móna and presented by RTÉ and the National Concert Hall. In celebration of this wonderful project, RTÉ lyric fm will broadcast a host of live performances, recorded concerts and documentaries from the lyric archives, exploring the works and lives of Irish composers.

READ a full list of what you can hear on lyric

WATCH Composing the Island videos on the RTÉ Player 

LISTEN again to our live Lyric Concerts

Music Played on the Show


Title: Symphony No. 2 In B Minor

Performer(s): Borodin, Alexander

Duration: 29:31


Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 In B, Op. 100

Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander

Duration: 18:47


Title: Infernal Dance, From 'The Firebird' (Encore)

Performer(s): Stravinsky, Igor

Duration: 5:05


Title: The Rider On The White Horse (Uk Première)

Performer(s): Gubaidulina, Sofia

Duration: 11:39


Title: Pictures At An Exhibition

Performer(s): Mussorgsky, Modest

Duration: 32:44


Title: Sea Pictures Op.37 (1st Movement) Sea-Slumber Song

Performer(s): Elgar, Edward

Duration: 5:17


Title: Sea Pictures Op.37 (2nd Movement) In Haven (Capri)

Performer(s): Elgar, Edward

Duration: 2:21


Title: Sea Pictures Op.37 (3rd Movement) Sabbath Morning At Sea

Performer(s): Elgar, Edward

Duration: 6:35



Contact the Show

Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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