Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Recording of the concert on 2 September 2021
Available on demand from 3 September 2021, 16:00 to 13 September 2021, 16:00

George Benjamin

Programme

Oliver Knussen (1952 – 2018)
The Way to Castle Yonder (1990)
for orchestra

Henry Purcell (1659 – 1695)
Three Consorts (1680)
from: Consort Music for strings
transcribed for chamber orchestra by George Benjamin (2021)

Igor Strawinsky (1882 – 1971)
Movements (1958/59)
for piano and orchestra

George Benjamin (*1960)
Concerto for Orchestra (2019 - 2021)

Composition commissioned by Mahler Chamber Orchestra,
funded by Ernst von Siemens Musikstiftung, and BBC Radio 3.

German premiere

Igor Stravinsky
Pulcinella Suite (1922/1949)
for orchestra

Tamara Stefanovich piano
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
George Benjamin conductor