• Sat 4 Oct 2014

    20:00 City Halls
    Hear and Now 1: New Icelandic Voices
    • Guðmundur Steinn Gunnarsson b.1982
    • Sporgýla
      (World Premiere)
    • Anna Thorvaldsdottir b.1977
    • Aeriality
      (UK Premiere)
    • Davíð Brynjar Franzson
    • "on Matter and Materiality" for cello and orchestra
      (World Premiere)
    • Charles Ross b.1965
    • His Master’s Voice
      (World Premiere)
    • Þráinn Hjálmarsson b.1987
    • As heard across a room
      (World Premiere)
    • Hlynur Aðils Vilmarsson
    • bd
      (UK Premiere)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Ilan Volkov conductor
    • Séverine Ballon cello

    Ilan Volkov conducts new works by Icelandic composers.

  • Thu 9 Oct 2014

    City Halls
    Dvořák’s ‘New World’ Symphony
    • Carl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Overture 'Helios'
    • Magnus Lindberg b.1958
    • Violin Concerto
    • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
    • Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World'
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Pekka Kuusisto violin
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts Dvořák’s ‘New World’ Symphony.

  • Thu 23 Oct 2014

    City Halls
    ‘Wozzeck’ In Concert at City Halls
    • Alban Berg 1885–1935
    • Wozzeck
      Semi-staged performance. Sung in German with English supertitles.
    • Thomas J Mayer Wozzeck (please note change to originally advertised artist)
    • Tom Randle Captain
    • Michael Pflumm Andres
    • Elena Zhidkova Marie
    • Jennifer Johnston Margret
    • Nathan Berg Doctor
    • Thomas Blondelle Drum Major
    • Andrew Greenan First Apprentice
    • James Cleverton Second Apprentice
    • Peter Van Hulle Idiot
    • BBC Singers choir
    • The Choristers of St Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh choir
    • Donald Runnicles conductor
    • Kenneth Richardson director
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

    Donald Runnicles conducts Alban Berg’s opera Wozzeck.

  • Thu 30 Oct 2014

    14:00 City Halls
    Afternoon Performance: Sibelius 5 at City Halls
    • Peteris Vasks b.1946
    • Credo
    • Nino Rota 1911–1979
    • Cello Concerto No.2
    • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Symphony No 5 in E flat major Symphony No 5 in E flat major Also known as: Symphony No 5 in E flat major, Op 82
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Leonard Elschenbroich cello
    • Ainars Rubikis conductor

    Ainars Rubikis conducts works by Pēteris Vasks, Nino Rota and Sibelius.

  • Fri 31 Oct 2014

    19:30 Town Hall, Ayr
    Grieg, Nino Rota, Busoni & Sibelius in Ayr
    • Edvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Overture 'In Autumn', Op 11
      (c.11’)
    • Nino Rota 1911–1979
    • Cello Concerto No.2
      (c.25’)
    • Ferruccio Busoni 1866–1924
    • Berceuse élégiaque Berceuse élégiaque Also known as: Berceuse élégiaque, Op 42
      (c.9’)
    • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Symphony No 5 in E flat major Symphony No 5 in E flat major Also known as: Symphony No 5 in E flat major, Op 82
      (c.31’)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Leonard Elschenbroich cello
    • Ainars Rubikis conductor

    Ainars Rubikis conducts works by Grieg, Nino Rota, Busoni and Sibelius.