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A Box of Delights concert with the Ulster Orchestra

For this week's special BBC Book Week NI edition of Classical Connections, we hear a rebroadcast of last year's A Box of Delights concert with the Ulster Orchestra. John selects pieces based on famous pieces of literature.

Executive Producer: Mark Adair
Producer: Lorcan Doherty

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1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert B. Sherman

    Mary Poppins Overture

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell. Composer: Richard M. Sherman. Music Arranger: Gavin Sutherland.
  • Patrick Doyle

    Snow in August' from Nanny McPhee

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • David Newman

    To The Library and Beyond from Matilda

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Ken Howard

    Miss Marple's Theme from Matilda

    Composer: Alan Blaikley. Composer: Ron Goodwin. Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Harold Arlen

    The Wizard of Oz Suite

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Stephen Oliver

    The Lord of the Rings Theme

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Henry Mancini

    Breakfast at Tiffany's

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Robert B. Sherman

    Main Theme from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    Composer: Richard M. Sherman. Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Morning from Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op.46

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Jerzy Maksymiuk.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo and Juliet: Act 1 Scene 2: Dance of the Knights

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
  • John Williams

    Hedwig's Theme from 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'

    Performer: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Geoffrey Burgon

    Aslan's Theme from The Chronicles of Narnia

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Mel Leven

    Cruella de Vil from 101 Dalmatians

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • H Chappell

    Prelude and Paddinton's Tune from Paddington Bear's First Concert

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • John Williams

    The Duel from The Adventures of Tintin

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Debbie Wiseman

    Tom's Midnight Garden Suite

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Leslie Bricusse

    Talk to the Animals from Doctor Doolittle

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • William Walton

    Prelude and Wedding Procession from As You Like It

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Victor Hely-Hutchinson

    Carol Symphony (extract from 3rd Symphony)

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Bell.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Sleeping Beauty: Waltz

    Performer: Royal Promenade Orchestra. Conductor: Alfred Gehardt.
  • Dario Marianelli

    Atonement

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet. Performer: English Chamber Orchestra.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Ballet Music from Faust: Act 2 Waltz

    Performer: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Paul Paray.

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