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Highlights from the 2011 Kilkenny Arts Festival

Duration:
58 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 17 March 2012

Catherine Bott marks St Patrick's Day with highlights from two concerts given at the 2011 Kilkenny Arts Festival. The programme includes music by Bach, Telemann, Ravenscroft & Byrd alongside traditional Irish tunes. The performers are Camerata Kilkenny and soprano Niamh McCormack with recorder player Laoise O'Brien, guitarist John Feeley, gamba-player Sarah Groser, fiddle player Odhran O Casaide and Francesco Turrisi on percussion.

Music Played

8 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Traditional Irish

    Traditional Irish The Woods of Kilkenny

    Performers: Laoise O’Brien (recorder), Francesco Turrisi (percussion)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata: Non sa che sia dolore, BWV.209

    Performers: Anja Lipfert (soprano), Maya Homburger (violin), Emma Elkinson (flute), Camerata Kilkenny, Maya Homburger (director)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for William Byrd

    William Byrd The Eagle's force

    Performers: Niamh McCormack (soprano), Sarah Groser (viola da gamba)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for Anonymous

    Anonymous Anonymous - Woodycock

    Performers: Niamh McCormack (soprano), Sarah Groser (viola da gamba)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for Traditional Irish

    Traditional Irish The Hawk of Ballyshannon

    Performers: Laoise O’Brien (recorder), Odhran O Casaide (fiddle), John Feeley (guitar), Francesco Turrisi (percussion)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Paris Quartet No.6 in E minor

    Performers,: Camerata Kilkenny, Maya Homburger (director)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for Traditional Irish

    Traditional Irish The Lark in the clear air

    Performers: Laoise O’Brien (recorder), John Feeley (guitar)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

  • Image for Thomas Ravenscroft

    Thomas Ravenscroft Of all the birds that ever I see

    Performers: Niamh McCormack (soprano), Sarah Groser (viola da gamba)

    Recording provided by the European Broadcasting Union

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