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Friday - Ulster Orchestra

Tom McKinney showcases some of the Ulster Orchestra's most recent recordings, including works by Bax, Alwyn and Vaughan Williams.

Tom McKinney showcases some of the Ulster Orchestra's most recent recordings. Today's programme continues Afternoon Concert's celebration of the descriptive power of Tone Poems, including works by Bax, Alwyn and Vaughan Williams, together with First Symphonies by Beethoven and Mahler.

2pm
Beethoven: Symphony No.1 in C major, Op. 21
Mahler: Symphony No.1 in D Major (Titan)
Ulster Orchestra
Rafael Payare (conductor)

3.25pm
Bax: Cathleen-ni-Houlihan
Willian Alwyn: Blackdown
Vaughan Williams: Three Impressions for Orchestra
Ulster Orchestra
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

4.20pm
Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition
Ulster Orchestra
Jac Van Steen (conductor).

3 hours

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 1 in C major Op.21

    Conductor: Rafael Payare. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no. 1 in D major vers. standard, in 4 mvts.

    Conductor: Rafael Payare. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
  • Arnold Bax

    Cathaleen-ni-Hoolihan for small orchestra

    Conductor: Rumon Gamba. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
  • William Alwyn

    Blackdown - a tone poem from the Surrey hills for orchestra

    Conductor: Rumon Gamba. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Three Impressions for orchestra i Burley Heath, ii Harnham Down, iii The Solent

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures from an exhibition, orch. Ravel

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Conductor: Jac van Steen. Conductor: Jac van Steen. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
  • Eugène Ysaÿe

    Caprice

    Performer: Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad. Performer: Zoltán Fejérvári.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales

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