• Thu 12 Jun 2014

    City Halls
    Charlie Chaplin’s ‘Modern Times’

    Charlie Chaplin’s ‘Modern Times’ with live accompaniment from the BBC SSO.

  • Wed 18 Jun 2014

    15:15 City Halls
    Open Rehearsal with the BBC SSO
    • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 14, Op 135
    • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique' Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique' Also known as: Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique', Op 74
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Sergei Leiferkus baritone
    • Joan Rodgers soprano
    • Thomas Dausgaard Conductor

    A chance to eavesdrop as the BBC SSO rehearse two major Russian works.

  • Fri 20 Jun 2014

    22:00 St Magnus Cathedral
    BBC Singers Late Night Concert
    • Peter Maxwell Davies 1934–2016
    • Dum complerentur
    • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 1525–1594
    • Magnificat
    • Trond Kverno b.1945
    • Ave Maris stella
    • Judith Weir b.1954
    • Vertue
    • Cecilie Ore b.1954
    • Toil & Trouble
    • Peter Maxwell Davies 1934–2016
    • Westerlings
    • BBC Singers
    • David Hill conductor

    St Magnus Festival, Orkney

  • Sun 22 Jun 2014

    19:30 The Pickaquoy Centre
    Vaughan Williams, Sibelius & Walton
    • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
    • The Wasps - overture
    • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Violin Concerto in D minor Violin Concerto in D minor Also known as: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47
    • William Walton 1902–1983
    • Belshazzar's Feast
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • BBC Singers
    • St Magnus Festival Chorus
    • Mayfield Singers
    • Ben Gernon conductor
    • Jennifer Pike violin
    • Sergei Leiferkus baritone
    • Denis Stout chorus director

    Ben Gernon conducts works by Vaughan Williams, Sibelius & Walton.

  • Mon 23 Jun 2014

    12:45 St Magnus Cathedral
    BBC Singers Lunchtime Concert
    • Peter Maxwell Davies 1934–2016
    • A Hoy Calendar
    • One Star At Last
    • Edvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Ave Maris stella
    • John Tavener 1944–2013
    • The Lamb
    • Song for Athene
    • Per Nørgård b.1932
    • Wie ein Kind
    • Goffredo Petrassi 1904–2003
    • Nonsense
    • Cole Porter 1891–1964
    • Ev’ry time we say goodbye
    • BBC Singers
    • David Hill Conductor

    St Magnus Festival, Orkney

  • Tue 24 Jun 2014

    20:00 The Pickaquoy Centre
    Nielsen, Strauss & Tchaikovsky
    • Carl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Rhapsodic Overture 'A Imaginary Journey to the Faroes', FS123
    • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
    • Oboe Concerto in D major
    • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique' Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique' Also known as: Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique', Op 74
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Nicholas Daniel oboe
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Nielsen, Strauss & Tchaikovsky.

  • Wed 25 Jun 2014

    19:30 St Magnus Cathedral
    Ives, Ravel & Shostakovich
    • Charles Ives 1874–1954
    • The Unanswered Question
    • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Le tombeau de Couperin
    • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 14, Op 135
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Sergei Leiferkus baritone
    • Joan Rodgers soprano
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Ives, Ravel & Shostakovich.