Lygia O’Riordan was born in Ireland and studied at the Budapest Liszt Academy. She then studied with Gennadij Rozhdestvensky at the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory.
Following her studies she founded the first independent and international orchestra, Ensemble XXI, in the USSR and therefore the first in Russia since the 1917 revolution.
Lygia O’Riordan has conducted the world premieres of works by composers such as Paert, Kerry, Sermilä, Krivitsky, Shepherd, Siirala and others. She conducted the first Messiah beyond the… read more
|1||Handel Messiah - Chorus, And with His stripes||199 listeners|
|2||Handel Messiah - Chorus, And he shall purify||152 listeners|
|3||Handel Messiah - Chorus, He trusted in God||111 listeners|
|4||Play on youtube||Sibelius Improptu||47 listeners|
|5||Bloch Concerto Grosso -Dirge||19 listeners|
|6||Handel Messiah - Chorus, His yoke is easy||18 listeners|
|7||Handel Messiah - Air, Tenor, Every valley||16 listeners|
|8||Handel Messiah - Chorus, Behold the Lamb of God||14 listeners|
|9||Handel Messiah - Chorus, Hallelujah||14 listeners|
|10||Handel Messiah - Chorus, The Lord gave the word||12 listeners|