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    Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary Celebration

    On Thursday April 21st, The Lyric Concert broadcast live from the Wigmore Hall as part of a week-long festival celebrating Irish culture in Britain. It marked the strengthening of an important bond of friendship and reconciliation, recognising and enhancing further Ireland’s reputation for cultural excellence over the past century. The Gala Concert that evening honours those who died at Easter 1916, Irish and British, and all the soldiers who lost their lives in the Great War. 

    6:30pm – 7:00pm Irish Ambassador H. E. Daniel Mulhall gives a keynote address on 100 years of Irish culture. 
    7:00pm - 7:30pm Paul Herriott chats with our own Ann Murray ahead of tonight’s concert at the Wigmore Hall on lyric fm. 
    7:30pm – 10:00pm The music continues as BBC’s Sean Rafferty hosts the live programme in celebration of “Irish Culture in Britain – A Centenary celebration”. Featuring Ailish Tynan, Tara Erraught, Robin Tritschler, Gavan Ring, Finghin Collins, The RTÉ Contempo Quartet and choirs for the Royal Irish Academy of Music and the Royal Academy of Music.

    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Thursday 10 October 2013

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    The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

    Paul Herriott brings us to the Netherlands this evening for a concert with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra under Daniele Gatti

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: Musique Funèbre 'In Memoriam B. Bartók'
      Performer(s): Lutoslavski,Witold
      Performer(s): Lutoslavski,Witold
      Duration: 16:32
    • 20:19
      Title: Piano Concerto No. 3 In E, Sz. 119
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Performer(s): Bartok, Bela
      Duration: 23:46
    • 20:44
      Title: Excerpts From 'Romeo And Juliet Suites, Op. 64'
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 3:45
    • 21:32
      Title: Du Bist Die Ruh
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 5:59
    • 21:38
      Title: Variatons Sur Un Theme De Chopin
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Performer(s): Mompou, Federico
      Duration: 21:31

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