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Ulster Orchestra performs Ives, Bernstein and Dvorak

Jac van Steen and the Ulster Orchestra in two American classics by Ives and Bernstein, plus Dvorak’s Symphony No 9. Ends with Mozart's Piano Concerto No 24 with Vikingur Olafsson.

To finish this week of performances from the Ulster Orchestra, Jac van Steen leads the orchestra in 2 American classics by Ives and Bernstein, finishing with Dvorak’s great symphonic tribute to the New World, his Symphony No 9. For Mozart's great Piano Concerto No.24, the orchestra is joined by pianist Vikingur Olafsson.

Presented by Kate Molleson

Ives: The Unanswered Question
Bernstein: Serenade
Dvorak: Symphony No.9, Op.95, E minor (From the New World)
Baiba Skride (violin)
Ulster Orchestra
Jac van Steen (conductor)

3.25pm
Mozart's Piano Concerto No.24
Vikingur Olafsson (piano)
Ulster Orchestra
Rafael Paya (conductor)

4.00pm
Balakirev: Tamara
Ulkster Orchestra
Olari Elts (conductor)

4.25pm
Fogg: Merok
Ulster Orchestra
Rumon Gamba (conductor)

4.35pm
Debussy: Nuages from Nocturnes
Ulster Orchestra
Baldur Bronniman (conductor)

4.45pm
Norman Hay: Lament for Hugh Reynolds
Nicholas Chalmers (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Charles Ives

    The Unanswered question

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Serenade

    Performer: Baiba Skride. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World)

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto no. 24 in C minor K.491

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Payare.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Tamara

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Olari Elts.
  • Eric Fogg

    Merok

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
  • Claude Debussy

    Nuages (Nocturnes for orchestra)

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Baldur Brönnimann.
  • Norman Hay

    Lament for Hugh Reynolds

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Bassoon Concerto, RV 501 in B flat major 'La notte'

    Performer: Peter Wheelan. Orchestra: La Serenissima. Conductor: Adrian Chandler.
    • AVIE.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    'Fugue a la gigue' in G major, BWV577

    Orchestrator: Gustav Holst. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Bach: Transcriptions for Orchestra: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.

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