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Episode 1

In Afternoon on 3 this week, Katie Derham showcases recent performances by the Ulster Orchestra, with a special focus on concertos featuring Radio 3 New Generation Artists, past and present, and music by Mendelssohn.

Today's programme includes former NGA Ailish Tynan singing Hamilton Harty's beautiful setting of Keats's Ode To A Nightingale.

Mendelssohn: Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Ulster Orchestra,
Paul Watkins (conductor).

Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No.1 in G minor
Ronald Brautigam (piano),
Ulster Orchestra,
Paul Watkins (conductor).

2.35pm
Harty: Ode To A Nightingale
Ailish Tynan (soprano),
Ulster Orchestra,
Steuart Bedford (conductor).

3pm
Bridge: There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Ulster Orchestra,
Steuart Bedford (conductor).

3.25pm
Brahms: Variations on a Theme of Haydn
Ulster Orchestra,
Courtney Lewis (conductor).

3.50pm
Schumann: Symphony No.3 in E flat major (Rhenish)
Ulster Orchestra,
Paul Watkins (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

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Mon 18 Jun 2012 14:00
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