Sample Programmes


“…cities mundane and heavenly”

Aaron Copland – Quiet City
Heiner Goebbels – Sampler Suite
Olivier Messiaen – Les couleurs de la cité celeste

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Peter Eötvös – Atlantis

Toshio Hosokawa – Dawn
George Benjamin – A Mind of Winter
Benjamin Britten – Les Illuminations

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Magnus Lindberg – Aura
Heiner Goebbels – Industry and Idleness
Igor Strawinsky – Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments

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Hector Berlioz – Symphonie fantastique

Benjamin Britten – Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Georges Bizet – Symphony in C major

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Stephen Hartke – Pacific Rim
Claude Debussy – La Mer
Claude Debussy – Jeux
Colin Matthews – Horn Concerto

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John Adams – A Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Richard Strauss – Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche

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“…the anatomy of sound”

Edgard Varese – Ionisation
Toru Takemitsu – Requiem for Strings
Bela Bartok – Divertimento

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Igor Strawinsky – Wind Symphonies
Witold Lutoslawski Concerto for Orchestra

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Delibes – Dance Slave
Berlioz – Roman Carnival
Mendelssohn – Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo
Dvorak – Slavonic Dance Op. 46. No.8
Debussy – Fetes
Strauss – Till Eulenspiegel

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Britten – Sunday Morning
Mendelssohn – Midsummer Night’s Dream, Intermezzo
Dvorak – Slavonic Dances Op. 72. No.2 and No.1
Stravinsky – Rondes des Princesses
Mussorgsky – “The Hut of Baba Yaga” and “The Great Gate of Kiev”
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Ouverture