The Lyric Feature

The Lyric Feature

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The Lyric Feature Sunday 4 October 2020

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The Lyric Feature is the Irish broadcaster RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary slot. Did you know that the Lyric Feature podcast has over 80 programmes about music, literature, visual arts and other areas where creativity is manifest. 

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The Lyric Feature

Poet Pat Boran brings us on a poetic exploration of Bull Island in Dublin Bay.

Bull Island Haiku | The Lyric Feature

Bull Island Haiku | The Lyric Feature

Poet Pat Boran brings us on a poetic exploration of Bull Island in Dublin Bay. Producer: Claire Cunningham A Rockfinch Production Producer for lyric: Olga Buckley

Apex: The Kronos Quartet | The Lyric Feature

Apex: The Kronos Quartet | The Lyric Feature

Bernard Clarke explores the music of American group the Kronos Quartet. Producer: Sarah Blake (First broadcast 2007)

Music Played on the Show

18:42

Title: Symphony No. 3 (3rd Movement) Lento—Cantabile-Semplice

Composer: Gorecki, Henryk

Performer(s): Beth Gibbons (Vocal)

Album: Henryk Gorecki: Symphony No. 3 (Symphony of Sorrowful Songs) / Domino Recording Co Ltd

Duration: 15:56

18:58

Title: Pr-Botn-Autumn 2020- Generic (Short)

Performer(s): Bernard Clarke

Duration: 0:21

01:00

Title: Edo Lullaby

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Ensemble Nipponia

Album: JAPAN TRADITIONAL VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC / RHINO ENTERTAINMENT / 511731

Duration: 3:05

01:00

Title: Edo Lullaby

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Ensemble Nipponia

Album: JAPAN TRADITIONAL VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC / RHINO ENTERTAINMENT / 511731

Duration: 3:05

01:00

Title: Yellow Dog Blues

Composer: HANDY

Performer(s): Monty Sunshine's Jazz Band

Album: Epic Music of the 1920's / TIMELESS TRADITIONAL / CD TTD 609

Duration: 1:31

01:00

Title: Esashi Oiwake

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Ensemble Nipponia

Album: JAPAN TRADITIONAL VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC / RHINO ENTERTAINMENT / 511731

Duration: 1:36

01:00

Title: Mushi No Aikata

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Ensemble Nipponia

Album: JAPAN TRADITIONAL VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC / RHINO ENTERTAINMENT / 511731

Duration: 0:45

01:00

Title: Vissi D'Arte Vissi D'Amore

Composer: PUCCINI

Performer(s): Miricioiu/Csr Symphony Orchestra Bratislava/Rahbari

Album: THE BEST OF PUCCINI / NAXOS / 8.55112

Duration: 1:01

01:00

Title: Edo Lullaby

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Ensemble Nipponia

Album: JAPAN TRADITIONAL VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC / RHINO ENTERTAINMENT / 511731

Duration: 3:05

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Producers: Olga Buckley & Eoin O Kelly

Production Co-Ordinator: Peter Curtin 

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