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Sarah Walker presents a portrait edition of Irish composer Gerald Barry and introduces a selection of his works. Five Chorales (The Intelligence Park)
Noriko Kawai and Pavel Nersessian (pianos) 1998 (first performance) The Composer (piano)
Piano Concerto Norika Kawai , Ulster Orchestra, conductor Thierry Fischer
The Eternal Recurrance (BBC commission, first performance) The Composer (piano), Mary Hegarty (soprano). Ulster Orchestra, conductor Thierry Fischer
The Conquest of Ireland Stephen
Richardson (baritone), BBCSO, conductor Matthias Bamert Producer Philip Tagney


Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Gerald Barry
Unknown: Noriko Kawai
Pianos: Pavel Nersessian
Unknown: Norika Kawai
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Soprano: Mary Hegarty
Conductor: Thierry Fischer
Producer: Philip Tagney

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