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Montreal Symphony Orchestra

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Conductor Charles Dutoit
The Canadian orchestra, on its first visit to Belfast, opens with Strauss's tone poem Don Juan.
Then Belfast's own
Barry Douglas is the soloist in the Brahms Piano Concerto No 1, one of the works that helped him win the Tchaikovsky prize in Moscow last year.
Michael Berkeley introduces the opening concert of the 25th Belfast Festival at
Queen's.
8.45* Michael Berkeley talks to Charles Dutoit about his work with the orchestra.
8.55* The second half of the concert consists of one of the most popular 20th-century works, Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra. Expect a lively and exciting performance from the Canadian visitors. Sound BRIAN SPEERS
Production ALAN TONGUE BBC Northern Ireland
(Given in association with Shell Northern Ireland)
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Contributors

Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Unknown: Don Juan.
Unknown: Barry Douglas
Introduces: Michael Berkeley
Talks: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Charles Dutoit
Unknown: Brian Speers

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Montreal Symphony Orchestra

BBC Two England, 12 December 1987 19.30






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