The Lyric Feature

The Lyric Feature

Sunday, 6 - 7pm

The Lyric Feature Friday 24 April 2015

The Lyric Feature is RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary and music feature programme. Programmes are produced in house by RTÉ lyric fm staff or in collaboration with independent production companies. Subject matter varies from week to week but most of the programmes aim to provide insight into music and music making.

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The Lyric Feature - Mrs. Leeson

The rise and fall of Mrs Margaret Leeson 18th century Ireland's premier madam who scandalised society by publishing her memoirs in 1795.

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: The Indian Queen - Trumpet Overture To Act Ii

Composer: Henry Purcell

Performer(s): Bath Festival Ensemble

Duration: 1:49

01:00

Title: Violin Concerto In F Major Ii Adagio

Composer: Thomas Linley (The Younger)

Performer(s): Bavarian Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Mirijam Contzen, Reinhard Goebel

Duration: 2:10

01:00

Title: Allegro__From_Concerto_In_E_Flat

Composer: Joseph Haydn

Performer(s): Ludwig Güttler, New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig, Max Pommer

Duration: 3:29

01:00

Title: Voluntaries And Fugues

Composer: Thomas Roseingrave

Performer(s): H.Seale, Gavin Sutherland, The Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Duration: 3:23

01:00

Title: Sonata In D Major, Hwv 359a, Iv Allegro

Composer: George Frederick Handel

Performer(s): John Holloway, Japper Ter Linden, Lars Ulrik

Duration: 2:14

01:00

Title: Concerto For 2 Violins In D Minor, Bwv 1043: Largo Ma Non Troppo

Composer: Johann_Sebastian_Bach--

Performer(s): Capella Istropolitana, Takako Nishizaki, Violinist, Alexander Jablokov, 2nd Violin

Duration: 2:00

01:00

Title: Allegro From Concerto For Two Trumpets

Composer: Antonio Vivaldi

Performer(s): Ludwig Güttler, New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig, Max Pommer, Kurt Sandau

Duration: 1:54

01:00

Title: Trumpet Tune And Air

Composer: Henry Purcell

Performer(s): Various Artists

Duration: 1:12

01:00

Title: Composition De Musique, Suite No 1 : Premier Air: Rondeau

Composer: Johann Sigismund Kusser

Performer(s): Les Enchantants, Klaus Westermann

Duration: 1:40

01:00

Title: 3 Flute Sonatas, No1 In G Minor : I. Adagio

Composer: Francesco Geminiani,

Performer(s): Festina Lente, Strumenti D’Epoca: Traversiere, Flauto D’Amore: Mario Folena; Clavicembalo, Organo: Roberto Loreggian; Fagotto: Paola Frezzato

Duration: 1:46

01:00

Title: Concerto For Violin And Spring Opus 8 Four Seasons No 2 Summer In G Minor Presto

Composer: Antonio Vivaldi

Performer(s): Musici San Di Marco Feat. Albert Lizzio

Duration: 0:56

01:00

Title: Concerto For Violin And Spring Opus 8 Four Seasons No 2 Summer In G Minor Presto

Composer: Antonio Vivaldi

Performer(s): Musici San Di Marco Feat. Albert Lizzio

Duration: 0:56

01:00

Title: Entrance Of The Queen Of Sheba

Composer: George Fredrick Handel

Performer(s): Arr. Harpham, James/Gale, John

Duration: 2:02

01:00

Title: Acis And Gaeleta, Hwv 49b : Duet

Composer: Lyricist John Gay, Composer - George Fredrick Handel,

Performer(s): Kym Amps, Angus Davidson, Robin Doveton, David Van Asch, Scholars Baroque Ensemble

Duration: 0:28

01:00

Title: Carolan's Dream

Composer: Turlough O'Carolan

Performer(s): Mark Harmer

Album: Carolan's Journey, Vol. 1 / Carolan's Journey, Vol. 1 / B002FW5AJW

Duration: 0:50

01:00

Title: Entrance Of The Queen Of Sheba

Composer: George Fredrick Handel

Performer(s): Arr. Harpham, James/Gale, John

Duration: 2:02

01:00

Title: Thomas And Sally : Overture 1 : Presto

Composer: Thomas Arne

Performer(s): Collegium Musicum 90, Simon Standage

Duration: 0:59

01:00

Title: Allegro From Concerto For Two Trumpets

Composer: Antonio Vivaldi

Performer(s): Ludwig Güttler, New Bach Collegium Musicum Leipzig, Max Pommer, Kurt Sandau

Duration: 1:54

01:00

Title: Concerto Grosso In E Minor, Op 3, No.3,: Iv. Allegro

Composer: Francesco Geminiani,

Performer(s): Capella Istropolitana

Duration: 2:02

01:00

Title: Symphony No1 In B Flat Major : 1. Allegro

Composer: William Boyce

Performer(s): Academy Of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood,

Duration: 2:10

01:00

Title: O Polly You Might Have Toyd And Kissed

Composer: John Gay

Performer(s): Sarah Walker (Mezzo-Soprano), Bronwen Mills (Soprano),

Duration: 0:26

01:00

Title: Overture Act 1, No 2

Composer: John Gay

Performer(s): The Broadside Band, Jeremy Barlow (Conductor)

Duration: 3:06

01:00

Title: King Arthur Or The British Worthy (After Purcell's Z628) Overture Con Spirito

Composer: Thomas Arne

Performer(s): Capella Savaria, Mary Terey-Smith,

Duration: 2:31

01:00

Title: Sonata In G Minor (Ground On A Bass Of Lully ): Adagio

Composer: Henry Purcell

Performer(s): London Baroque Ensemble

Duration: 4:12

01:00

Title: Composition De Musique, Suite No 1 : Premier Air: Rondeau

Composer: Johann Sigismund Kusser

Performer(s): Les Enchantants, Klaus Westermann

Duration: 1:40

01:00

Title: Concerto In D Minor (After F. Geminiani's Op.1, Nos 2) : Ii. Allegro

Composer: Charles Avison

Performer(s): The Avison Ensemble, Pavlo Beznosiuk,

Duration: 2:10

01:00

Title: Dido And Aeneas When I Am Laid In Earth' (Dido's Lament)

Composer: Henry Purcell

Performer(s): Inf

Duration: 1:26

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