About the Show/Event
Information for Prom 28 - Rachmaninov, Borodin & Huw Watkins at The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London (Concert). Part of the BBC Proms. Sleigh bells, wedding bells, warning bells and mourning bells all peal through Rachmaninov's choral symphony The Bells - which sets a text by Edgar Allan Poe with broad brushstrokes and bright colours. Borodin's exotically seductive Polovtsian Dances also features, alongside a world premiere by Huw Watkins inspired by the 50th anniversary of the first manned mission to the Moon.
Performers Natalya Romaniw (soprano), Oleg Dolgov (tenor), Iurii Samoilov (baritone).
Company BBC National Chorus of Wales. Company Philharmonia Chorus. Company BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor Tadaaki Otaka.