The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 19.30 to 21.30

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Tuesday 26 August 2014

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Tonight's concert is a celebration of the poetry of Seamus Heaney and the music of John Tavener, recorded in Bantry House as part of the West Cork Chamber Music Festival.

Friday April 27th, 7.30pm

Paul Herriott presents a concert live from the National Concert Hall, Dublin featuring the music of Thai composer Narong Prangcharoen and Pink Martini solo artist Storm Large (photo Laura Domela) singing Weill's Seven Deadly Sins.
Narong Prangcharoen: Phenomenon
Weill: The Seven Deadly Sins
Schubert: Symphony in B minor 'Unfinished'
Ravel: La valse
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar (conductor)
Storm Large (soprano)
Male vocal quartet:
Stuart Kinsella (tenor)
Alan Leech (tenor)
Eoghan Desmond (baritone)
Jeffrey Ledwidge (bass)


Friday May 4th, 7.30pm

A new work by Gerald Barry is always an event. Commissioned by the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the composer describes his Organ Concerto as 'a stormy conversation between organist and orchestra' and we hear it tonight with soloist Thomas Trotter (organ). The programme also includes Brahms' Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn and Tchaikovsky's Sixth Symphony, performed by the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Stefan Asbury (photo Eric Richmond). 
Brahms: Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn, Op.56a
Gerald Barry: Organ Concerto
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6, Op. 74 'Pathétique'
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Stefan Asbury (conductor)
Thomas Trotter (organ)

Music Played on the Show

20:01

Title: Island People (2010)

Composer: Gribbin, Deirdre

Performer(s): Sebastian Philpott (Trumpet), Vanbrugh Quartet

Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014

Duration: 16:42

20:20

Title: Anahorish (2009)

Composer: Gribbin, Deirdre

Performer(s): Cliona Doris (Harp), Vanbugh Quartet

Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014

Duration: 6:43

20:29

Title: Dichterliebe Op.48

Composer: Schumann, Robert

Performer(s): Julius Drake (Piano)

Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014

Duration: 29:25

21:00

Title: To A Child Dancing In The Wind

Composer: Tavener, John

Performer(s): Lise Berthaud (Viola)

Album: LTX-26/08/14-WCCMF 2014- recorded 30th June 2014

Duration: 31:03

21:32

Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Incidental Music

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Judith Blegen (Soprano), Florence Quivar (Mezzo), Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus

Album: Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream / DG / DG 4784220

Duration: 27:26

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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