RTÉ - Lyric Commissions
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RTÉ lyric fm has an ongoing policy of commissioning works from composers who are born or based in Ireland. Since 2000 we have commissioned forty five works for transmission on the station, in a wide variety of genres and styles.
||Documentary: Exploring "The Legend of Fraoch"||A programme about the RTÉ lyric fm commission "The Legend of Fraoch". We hear the piece in full as well as interviews with the composer Michael Holohan and prehistoric horn expert Simon O’Dwyer.||10 2 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Commissions 2007 - The Legend of Fraoch by Michael Holohan||A new musical work for prehistoric horns and percussion composed by Michael Holohan and inspired by an old Irish legend.||10 2 2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Commissions 2006 -The Rambles of Mozart by Frankie Gavin||This piece mixes Mozartean material with a traditional Irish style. It was commissioned in 2004 as a contribution from RTÉ lyric fm to the European Broadcast Union Mozart in New Clothes project.||17 12 2006||Free||View In iTunes|