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Light Music

Michael Collins returns to the Ulster Hall for Weber's Clarinet Concerto No.2

Event Details


26 January 2024 19:45


Ulster Hall - Belfast

Weber                           Overture: Oberon 

Weber                           Clarinet Concerto No. 2 

Simon Mawhinney       A Pillar of Light for Haydn (Ulster Orchestra Commission - World Première) 

Haydn                           Symphony No. 104 London 



MICHAEL COLLINS                          CLARINET 


This concert will fend off the chill of winter! Michael Collins is our soloist for Weber’s sprightly, playful Clarinet Concerto No. 2 and Haydn’s final symphony is a joyous showcase of all his innovative writing. We are also delighted to give the World Première of Simon Mawhinney’s A Pillar of Light for Haydn, a visionary celebration of the life of a friend’s teenage son.  


Our thanks to the Vaughan Williams Foundation for supporting this new commission.  

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