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The Ulster Orchestra performs Chopin, Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich

The Ulster Orchestra performs Anna Clyne’s The Midnight Hour, Ingrid Fliter joins them for Chopin's Piano Concerto No 2, and the afternoon ends with Shostakovich’s Symphony No 10.

Anna Clyne’s powerfully evocative “The Midnight Hour” starts off today’s concert from the Ulster Orchestra under Eivind Gullberg Jensen. It draws inspiration from two poems “La musica” by Juan Ramón Jiménez and Harmonie du soir by Charles Baudelaire. Ingrid Fliter joins them for the ever-popular 2nd Piano Concerto by Chopin. Rafael Payare rounds off the afternoon with Shostakovich’s mighty 10th Symphony.

Presented by Kate Molleson

Clyne: The Midnight Hour
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 21, F minor
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6, Op. 74, B minor 'Pathétique'
Ingrid Fliter (piano)
Ulster Orchestra
Eivind Gullberg Jensen (conductor)

3.35pm
MacMillian: Britannia
Ulster Orchestra
Andrew Gourlay (conductor)

3.50pm
Shostakovich: Symphony No.10, Op.93 in E minor
Ulster Orchestra
Rafael Payare (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Anna Clyne

    This midnight hour

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Eivind Gullberg Jensen.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor Op.21

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Eivind Gullberg Jensen.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique)

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Eivind Gullberg Jensen.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    Britannia

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Gourlay.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no. 10 in E minor Op.93

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Payare.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dances Nos 12-15

    Performer: Katia Labèque.
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