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Ulster Orchestra - Shostakovich, Beethoven, Prokofiev

From Belfast, the Ulster Orchestra conducted by Rafael Payare. Shostakovich: Festive Overture. Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5 (with Stephen Hough). Prokofiev: Symphony No 5.

The Ulster Orchestra round off their 50th anniversary season as they perform Shostakovich's Festive Overture, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, the "Emperor", and Prokofiev's Fifth Symphony from the Ulster Hall in Belfast. With pianist Stephen Hough and conductor Rafael Payare. Presented by John Toal.

Shostakovich: Festive Overture, Op. 96
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, 'Emperor', Op. 73

8.20 pm Interval (featuring an interview with pianist Stephen Hough)

8.40 pm
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, Op. 100

Stephen Hough, piano
Ulster Orchestra
Rafael Payare, conductor.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Part 1

    • Dmitry Shostakovich

      Festive Overture Op.96

      Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Payare.
    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      Piano concerto no.5 in E flat major Op.73 (Emperor)

      Performer: Stephen Hough. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Payare.
    • Robert Schumann

      Traumerei from Kinderszenen

      Performer: Stephen Hough.
  • Interval

    • Franz Liszt

      Soirées de Vienne (after Schubert)

      Performer: Stephen Hough.
      • Stephen Hough's New Piano Album.
      • Hyperion.
      • CDA67043.
    • Léo Delibes

      Pizzicato from Sylvia (transcr. Stephen Hough)

      Performer: Stephen Hough.
      • Stephen Hough's French Album.
      • Hyperion.
      • CDA67890.
    • Sergei Prokofiev

      Allegretto from Piano sonata no.6 in A major Op.82

      Performer: Stephen Hough.
      • Works by Prokofiev, Scriabin & Liapunov.
      • ASV.
      • CDAMM157.
  • Part 2

    • Sergei Prokofiev

      Symphony no.5 in B flat major Op.100

      Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Payare.
  • Post-concert

    • John Black

      Ane lessone upon the first psalme

      Performer: Michael Harris.
      • The Rieger Organ of St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh (BBC Recording).
    • Felix Mendelssohn

      Organ Sonata No. 6 in D minor Op. 65

      Performer: Michael Harris.
      • The Rieger Organ of St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh (BBC Recording).
    • John Black

      Ane lesson upon the feiftie psalme

      Performer: Michael Harris.
      • The Rieger Organ of St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh (BBC Recording).

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