The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Friday, 7-9pm

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 19 March 2021

The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents a live concert broadcast from the National Concert Hall, Dublin, featuring the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra.

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Friday May 7th - Finghin Collins directs concerti by Mozart and Haydn with the RTÉ NSO LIVE

Paul Herriott presents from the stage of the National Concert Hall where the musicians of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra are joined by pianist Finghin Collins, directing from the piano.

Originally composed 'for the harpsichord or forte-piano', Haydn’s last keyboard concerto, the Eleventh in D, became the most popular of his 40 concertos during his lifetime. And no wonder, with its sparkling keyboard writing and poetic sense of well-being capped by an animated finale infused with dazzling Gypsy vitality and colour.

Mozart’s appropriately titled Jeunehomme Piano Concerto – his Ninth – was composed on the cusp of the prodigy turning 21 and is regarded as his first truly mature masterpiece. From the start, the piano carries itself with all the confident brio, mischievous wit and capacity to surprise that seems to be the very personification of Mozart himself. Despite its modest forces it boasts a bracing sense of scale and spaciousness with an aching aria-like middle movement of becoming pathos and dark-hued beauty.

Read more in tonight's Programme Notes

Haydn Piano Concerto no. 11 in D Hob. XVIII/11
Mozart Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat major 'Jeunehomme'

RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Finghin Collins (piano/director)


Friday May 14th - Soprano Aoife Miskelly and the RTÉ NSO LIVE are conducted by Peter Whelan

Peter Whelan conducts an all-Mozart programme which includes The Impresario Overture, Symphony No. 39, and arias from Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro and Don Giovanni performed by Aoife Miskelly (photo Frances Marshall).

Mozart: Der Schauspieldirektor OvertureK.486
Mozart: 'In uomini, in Soldati' from Così fan tutte
Mozart: 'Giunse Alfin il momento'/' Deh vieni non tardar' from Le Nozze di Figaro
Mozart: Batti, batti o bel Masetto' from Don Giovanni
Mozart: Symphony 39, K.543

RTE National Symphony Orchestra
Peter Whelan, conductor
Aoife Miskelly, soprano


WATCH AGAIN | RTÉ CONCERT ORCHESTRA WINTER SESSIONS IN COLLABORATION WITH THE RDS

The RTÉ Concert Orchestra present a concert of Christmas favourites with a host of great guests under the direction of Gavin Maloney. Their musical Christmas stocking will include some ballet dances from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker to choral favourites with RTÉ Cór na nÓg and Cór Linn. Soloists Rachel Croash and Brian Dunphy will have you Decking the Halls and Roasting Chestnuts, and Zoe Conway & John McIntyre will add a uniquely Irish flair to the proceedings.


A Viennese New Year Celebration

Join Paul Herriott and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra under the baton of David Brophy as they celebrate the 2021 in Viennese style. Soprano Celine Byrne adds some sparkle for the day that is in it as she sings arias by Lehar, Strauss and Sieczynski.

Music Played on the Show

00:00

Title: Symphony No. 1 In G

Composer: Boulogne

Performer(s): Jaime Martin (Conductor), Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Duration: 8:00

00:00

Title: Serenade No. 1 Op, 11

Composer: Brahms

Performer(s): Jaime Martin (Conductor), Rte National Symphony Orchestra

Duration: 47:00

20:25

Title: Gretchen Am Spinnrade

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Klaudia Tandl (Mezzo-Soprano)

Album: Schubert's Women / Gramola / GRAM99223

Duration: 3:24

20:28

Title: Introduzione Ed Allegro Appassionato

Composer: Reinecke, Carl

Performer(s): Michael Collins (Clarinet), Michael Mchale (Piano)

Album: Brahms Clarinet Sonatas: Reinecke Sonata "Undine" / Chandos 2015 / Chan 19844

Duration: 7:48

20:36

Title: The Irish Medley

Composer: Giordani, Tommaso

Performer(s): Irish Baroque Orchestra

Album: The Trials of Tenducci: A Castrato in Ireland / Linn

Duration: 3:45

20:40

Title: Irish Airs For Violin And Piano, First Set: I- Emer's Farewell

Composer: Larchet, John F.

Performer(s): Mia Cooper (Violin)

Album: John F. Larchet: Complete Songs & Airs / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD151

Duration: 1:45

20:42

Title: Irish Airs For Violin And Piano, First Set: Ii- The Wind That Shakes The Barley/ The Flower Of Donnybrook

Composer: Larchet, John F.

Performer(s): Mia Cooper (Violin)

Album: John F. Larchet: Complete Songs & Airs / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD151

Duration: 1:35

20:43

Title: Irish Airs For Violin And Piano, First Set: Iii- The Wheelwright

Composer: Larchet, John F.

Performer(s): Mia Cooper (Violin)

Album: John F. Larchet: Complete Songs & Airs / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD151

Duration: 1:34

20:45

Title: Irish Airs For Violin And Piano, First Set: Iv- The New Potatoes/ The Merry Blacksmith

Composer: Larchet, John F.

Performer(s): Mia Cooper (Violin)

Album: John F. Larchet: Complete Songs & Airs / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD151

Duration: 1:05

20:46

Title: Irish Airs For Violin And Piano, First Set: V- Little Brother Of My Heart

Composer: Larchet, John F.

Performer(s): Mia Cooper (Violin)

Album: John F. Larchet: Complete Songs & Airs / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD151

Duration: 2:17

20:48

Title: Irish Airs For Violin And Piano, First Set: Vi- The Harvest Home/ The Good Natured Man

Composer: Larchet, John F.

Performer(s): Mia Cooper (Violin), Niall Kinsella (Piano)

Album: John F. Larchet: Complete Songs & Airs / Champs Hill Records / CHRCD151

Duration: 1:37

20:50

Title: In Ireland

Composer: Hamilton Harty, Herbert

Performer(s): Riona O Duinnin (Flute), Nancy Johnson (Viola), Geraldine O'Doherty (Harp)

Album: Triocca - Trios for Flute, Viola and Harp / RTÉ lyric fm / CD122

Duration: 7:39

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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