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BBC Radio 3 Invitation Concert: Bartók, Tchaikovsky


Join us for the fourth event in this year’s series of free BBC Radio 3 Summer Invitation Concerts.

  • Composer 1

    Bartók

  • Composer 2

    Tchaikovsky

  • Conductor

    Angus Webster

  • Soloists

    María Dueñas - Violin

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Event Details

Dates

18 August 2022 19:45

Venue

Ulster Hall - Belfast


Bartók                   Dance Suite
Tchaikovsky         Violin Concerto in D major

ANGUS WEBSTER CONDUCTOR
MARÍA DUEÑAS   VIOLIN


Join us for the fourth event in this year’s series of free BBC Radio 3 Summer Invitation Concerts with the Ulster Orchestra.

Three soloists – all winners of international competitions – make their Ulster Hall debut, together with the dynamic young British conductor Angus Webster, and returning favourites Jessica Cottis and Jac Van Steen.

This programme offers exuberance and style in abundance, under the baton of the Australian-British conductor, Jessica Cottis. 

Bartók’s Dance Suite won him his first widespread success as a composer for orchestra: it’s movements varying in character and reaching well beyond Hungarian traditions. 

Tchaikovsky’s only violin concerto follows – a cornerstone of the violin repertory – boasting a blend of lyricism, epic breadth and energy. 

The Spanish violinist María Dueñas is the soloist: a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist, and winner of the 2021 Yehudi Menuhin International Violin Competition and the Audience Prize.


 

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