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Ulster Orchestra performs Prokofiev, Beethoven and Bruckner

Andrew Litton and Rafael Payare conduct the Ulster Orchestra in Prokofiev and Bruckner's fourth symphonies. Steven Osborne is the soloist in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 4.

Three mighty works launch this week of performances from the Ulster Orchestra. Andrew Litton conducts Beethoven’s powerful 4th piano concerto with soloist Steven Osborne, followed by the second version of Prokofiev’s 4th Symphony. Rafael Payare leads the orchestra in one of the most popular of Bruckner’s symphonies – the 4th, known as the Romantic.

Presented by Kate Molleson

Rossini: William Tell Overture
Prokofiev: Symphony No.4, Op. 112, C Major
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4, Op.58, G Major
Steven Osborne (piano)
Ulster Orchestra
Andrew Litton (conductor)

3.30pm
Bruckner: Symphony No 4 in Eb “Romantic”
Ulster Orchestra
Rafael Payare (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell Overture

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no. 4 in C major Op.112

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major Op.58

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony no. 4 in E flat major

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

    Sextet for 2 horns and string quartet, Op 81b

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • ASV GOLD.

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