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Episode 4

Music from the Ulster Orchestra. Elgar: Froissart Overture. MacMillan: The Confession of Isobel Gowdie. Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis.

The Ulster Orchestra round off their week-long residency on Afternoon on 3, with a special focus on British repertoire. Louise Fryer introduces music by Elgar, Stanford, Vaughan Williams and his teacher in 1896-7, Max Bruch; together with contemporary works by James MacMillan and Piers Hellawell.

Elgar: Froissart Overture
Ulster Orchestra
Howard Shelley (conductor)

James MacMillan: The Confession of Isobel Gowdie
Ulster Orchestra
James MacMillan (conductor)

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Ulster Orchestra
James MacMillan (conductor)

Bruch: Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op.26
Tai Murray (violin)
Ulster Orchestra
Howard Shelley (conductor)

Piers Hellawell: Agricolas
Ulster Orchestra
Takuo Yuasa (conductor)

Stanford: Symphony No.7
Ulster Orchestra
Howard Shelley (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 30 Nov 2012 14:00

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Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Froissart Concert Overture

  • Sir James MacMillan

    The Confession of Isobel Gowdie

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis

  • Max Bruch

    Violin Concerto in G

  • Piers Hellawell


  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Symphony No.7