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Hallé Orchestra

“Mäkelä knew exactly how to build from slow and sinister, brooding and ponderous into a veritable firecracker of a finale, crashing cymbals and timpani utilised to magnificent effect.”


Beethoven – Overture: The Creatures of Prometheus
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No.1 (soloist Vikingur Ólafsson)
Shostakovich – Symphony No.5


Chief Conductor & Artistic Advisor

Artistic Director & Music Director Designate

Principal Guest Conductor

Artistic Director

Artist in Association