The Lyric Concert with Paul Herriott Friday 2 April 2021
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 Marshall Light Studios). Read more in tonight's Programme Notes.
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
Paul Herriott presents from the National Concert Hall where the musicians of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and a host of Irish soloists will present a season of LIVE concert programmes.
Wagner: Siegfried Idyll
Bizet: Symphony no. 1 in C
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Killian Farrell (conductor)
We also celebrate World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. Paul brings us a concert by Jordi Savall, an EU ambassador for inter-cultural dialogue."ORPHEUS XXI – Music for life and dignity" is an artistic and educational action plan, designed as a replicable learning platform, for the integration of young refugees having musical knowledge or talent. Together with some of Jordi Savall collaborators, participants on this project will perform the intercultural repertoire resulting of their work.
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.
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.