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 Thursday 5 December 2013

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    In tonight's concert Andrew Litton conducts the Belgian National Orchestra in works by Ravel Poulenc and Tchaikovsky.

    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

    • 20:02
      Title: Les Biches
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 34:10
    • 20:24
      Title: Piano Concerto In G
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 22:17
    • 20:47
      Title: Prelude No. 5 In G Minor, Op. 23/5 (Encore)
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Performer(s): Rachmaninov, Sergei
      Duration: 4:07
    • 20:51
      Title: Act Ii From 'The Nutcracker, Op. 71'
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
      Duration: 41:47
    • 21:34
      Title: Promenades
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 15:48
    • 21:50
      Title: String Quartet In F Major (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Performer(s): Ravel, Maurice
      Duration: 8:54
    • 22:00
      Title: Die Nachtigall
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 4:14

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