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Duncan Ward director

Programme

Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, op. 28 Richard Strauss
The Banks of Green Willow George Butterworth
Dances of Galanta Zoltan Kodaly
Short Ride in a fast Machine John Adams
3 Dances (The bartered bride) Bedrich Smetana
Künstlerleben, op. 316 Johann Strauss (Jr)
Bahn Frei! Polka-schnell, op. 45 Eduard Strauss
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, op. 214 Johann Strauss (Jr)
An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 Johann Strauss (Jr)


The New Year concert by the National Orchestra is an excellent opportunity, in this quiet period after the festive season, to put a number of swinging numbers you can dance to on the programme and needless to say the Viennese waltzes and polkas of the Strauss dynasty are an absolute must.  
 

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  • A nutty Christmas

    Snow or no snow, BOZAR and the Belgian National Orchestra like go in hard when it comes to the festive season.

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