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The Season’s Grand Finale

A momentous season comes to its triumphant conclusion in a blaze of fanfare and Prokofiev’s heroic and joyful Fifth Symphony. At the centrepiece of this heroic programme, Beethoven lays all his cards on the table with the grandest, most stirring piano concerto he ever wrote, performed by virtuoso Stephen Hough.

By | 2017-05-26T10:45:56+00:00 26 May 2017|0 Comments

Beethoven’s Violin Concerto

They call D major the ‘golden’ key’, making Beethoven's monumental Violin Concerto fitting for a fiftieth anniversary season and performed by one of the great modern interpreters, Armenian violinist Sergey Khachatryan.

By | 2016-11-01T17:10:33+00:00 2 December 2016|0 Comments

50th Birthday Concert with Barry Douglas

To celebrate our 50th Birthday, Rafael and the Orchestra are throwing a very special birthday concert, and the icing on this symphonic celebration cake is surely Northern Ireland's legendary pianist, Barry Douglas OBE, performing the work that made his name!

By | 2016-11-01T17:10:34+00:00 30 September 2016|0 Comments

A Fantastique Payare Finale!

Chief Conductor Rafael Payare brings Season 2015/16 to a thrilling conclusion with a blockbuster programme of music by two of the heavyweights of the Romantic era. The lively Fourth Symphony is Beethoven at the peak of his powers and Berlioz’s epic masterpiece of obsessive desire, Symphonie fantastique, is truly huge in every way! Its five [...]

By | 2016-11-01T17:10:34+00:00 27 May 2016|0 Comments