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Prom 67 archivePart of the BBC Proms.

Archive listings for Prom 67

Work type: Concert.

Andris Nelsons conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra - T01520802816

A weekend of starry international orchestras continues with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and its Music Director Andris Nelsons. They bring with them another American star, mezzo-soprano Susan Graham, as soloist in Mahler's Third Symphony. The sunniest and most joyful of all the composer's symphonies, this musical world teems with life, recreating the ?tumult' of human existence ? from bird calls to marches, dances and songs ? in its broad scope. The Boston Symphony Orchestra is joined by the CBSO Chorus and CBSO Youth Chorus. There will be no intervalPerformer Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano). Company CBSO Chorus. Company CBSO Youth Chorus. Company Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Andris Nelsons.
2 Sep 18The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L0829941157

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra and Pablo Heras-Casado - T1761528872

Pablo Heras-Casado and the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra bring authentic colour to some of Mendelssohn's best-loved works, including the overture The Hebrides and the Fifth Symphony. Isabelle Faust is the soloist for the lyrical Violin Concerto.Performer Isabelle Faust (violin). Company Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado.
3 Sep 17The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01150999517

Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra and Gustavo Dudamel - T1818490759

The incomparable Simon Bol?var Symphony Orchestra makes a return following its second appearance at the Proms back in 2011. As part of our celebration this year of South American music and musicians, we hear the performance of Venezuelan composer Paul Desenne's Hipnosis mariposa and Heitor Villa-Lobos's orchestral tribute to J. S. Bach. This most thrusting of orchestras ends with Ravel's dizzying parody of a fin de siecle waltz, La valse. A Proms hot ticket if ever there was one.Company Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela. Conductor Gustavo Dudamel.
4 Sep 16The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L1735401310

Bernstein - Stage and Screen - T01996422606

John Wilson and his orchestra are an annual Proms highlight, bringing the glitz and glamour of old-time stage and screen to the Royal Albert Hall. The second of their two performances this year is all about Leonard Bernstein - America's multitalented conductor, pianist and composer. He reinvented the musical with the anger, energy and feral beauty of West Side Story, his updated take on Romeo and Juliet. A starry cast of soloists including Proms favourite Julian Ovenden and the West End's Louise Dearman join the John Wilson Orchestra and Maida Vale Singers for a tribute to the composer that includes Bernstein's biggest hits as well as a selection of rarities. Finish time approx. 19:45Performer Louise Dearman (vocalist). Performer Julian Ovenden (vocalist). Company Maida Vale Singers. Company John Wilson Orchestra. Conductor John Wilson.
5 Sep 15The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L0729320811

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky & Behzad Ranjbaran - T803247600

Cellist and conductor Han-Na Chang makes her Proms conducting debut as Music Director of the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra - one of this year's global orchestras, also making its debut. Their concert culminates in Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5, haunted by its recurring 'Fate' theme. Vivid with contrasts and surging climaxes, the symphony is matched for drama by Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto, a Proms favourite whose slow movement burns with restrained passion. Behzad Ranjbaran's Seemorgh is inspired by the mythical Persian bird of its title. Finish time approx. 17:50Performer Denis Matsuev (piano). Company Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor Han-Na Chang.
7 Sep 14The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
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Arvo Part, Britten, Berlioz & Saint-Saens - T1046751740

Paavo Jarvi directs his Orchestre de Paris in Arvo Part's meditative Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten. Janine Jansen is the soloist in Britten's Violin Concerto, written during the composer's war-time years in New York. 'I feel so deeply about this piece... one experiences the incredible strength of it,' Jansen says. The Mediterranean verve of Berlioz's overture Le corsaire and the shimmering weight of full orchestra and organ in Saint-Saens's Third Symphony complete a programme of introspective reflection and extrovert display. Finish time: approx. 21:50Performer Janine Jansen (violin). Performer Thierry Escaich (organ). Company Orchestre de Paris. Conductor Paavo Jarvi.
1 Sep 13The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01515105849

Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra - Mendelssohn - T2053908179

In the first of its two concerts this season the Leipzig Gewandhaus pays tribute to the composer-conductor who, from the mid-1830s, cemented its high reputation from the podium. At the heart of the programme, one of the most popular of all concertos is played by a dynamic young soloist. Part 2 sheds new light on Mendelssohn's creativity with an unfairly neglected concert overture he considered the ?most intimate' thing he had produced, followed by the original version of his 'Reformation' Symphony. Finish time approx. 21:30Performer Nikolaj Znaider (violin). Company Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. Conductor Riccardo Chailly.
1 Sep 12The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01097857190

Beethoven - Missa Solemnis - T02118085019

Sir Colin Davis tackles a work whose uncompromising nature makes it as great a challenge as anything in the choral repertoire, whether you regard it as a statement of the composer's belief in the spiritual potential of man or his faith in a supreme being. 'A musician must make affirmations,' says Davis. 'If a musician cannot believe in music as a universal ideal, what is he left with? We may be encircled by gloom but music gives us a chance to throw what Meredith calls "that faint thin line upon the shore". ... Beethoven is a man at war with himself but a man who is determined to win.' Finish time: approx. 20:40. There will be no intervalPerformer Carmen Giannattasio (soprano). Performer Sarah Connolly (mezzo soprano). Performer Paul Groves (tenor). Performer Matthew Ross (bass). Company London Symphony Chorus. Company London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Colin Davis (Sir).
4 Sep 11The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01633570188

Last Night of the Proms 1910 - T0324129576

To open our day long tribute to Proms founder-conductor Henry Wood, we present his own Last Night programme from a century ago - so producing the first Proms season ever to feature two Last Nights. While this parade of short popular classics truly recalls Promenade concerts of another age, we also continue Wood's commitment to new works - what Wood called his 'novelties'. So one short cello piece from the original 1910 programme is this afternoon replaced by a brand-new work, based on a movement from the unfinished Cello Concerto by Vaughan Williams. Finish time: approx. 18:00Conductor Paul Daniel. Performer Jennifer Larmore (mezzo-soprano). Performer Sergei Leiferkus (baritone). Performer Steven Isserlis (cello). Company BBC Concert Orchestra.
5 Sep 10The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L1521198483

BBC National Orchestra of Wales - T1612000153

Inspired by a comic strip about a frisky young lady-fox, Janácek's forest opera The Cunning Little Vixen is a heart-warming humanist hymn to nature's eternal cycle of life and death. Marking John McCabe's 70th birthday, the programme includes his Horn Concerto, which combines urban jazz with the sounds of the equatorial rainforests. The major musical memento of Dvorák's directorship of the National Conservatory of Music in New York, his Ninth Symphony was partly inspired by the scene of Minnehaha's forest funeral in Longfellow's Hiawatha but also exudes nostalgia for his - and the Vixen's - native Bohemian woods and fields. Approx finish time: 21:05. Broadcast Live on BBC Radio 3. There will be an interval.Performer David Pyatt (horn). Company BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor Jac van Steen.
5 Sep 09The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L379384056

Quartet for the End of Time - T1665765263

Finish time approx. 23:00Music Messiaen (50 mins)). Performer Martin Frost (clarinet). Performer Anthony Marwood (violin). Performer Matthew Barley (cello). Performer Thomas Larcher (piano).
4 Sep 08The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
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Finish time approx. 23:30Conductor David Hill. Performer John Scott (organ). Company BBC Singers. Music Britten (Hymn to St Cecilia). Music Buxtehude (Praeludium in A minor BuxWV 153/BuxWV 199; Puer natus in Bethlehem/BuxWV217: Passacaglia in D minor/BuxWV 161; Canzonetta in G major/BuxWV 171; Vater unser im/Himmerlreich/BuxWV 219; Praeludium in G minor/BuxWV 149). Music D.Scarlatti (Stabat mater).
3 Sep 07The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L518491097

T696321273

Finish time approx. 21:00. Broadcast on BBC Four.Conductor Christoph Eschenbach. Company Philadelphia Orchestra. Music Beethoven (Symphony No 5 in C minor). Music Tchaikovsky (Symphony No 5 in E minor).
4 Sep 06The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L0990745640

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Company BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor Rumon Gamba. Performer Howard Shelley (piano). Music Britten (Peter Grimes - Four Sea Interludes). Music Rawsthorne (Piano Concerto No 2). Music Tchaikovsky (Symphony No 4 in F minor).
4 Sep 05The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L2037091776

T01854990271

This concert will be broadcast on BBC4. Finish time approx. 20:35Music Schoenberg (Variations for Orchestra Op 31). Music Beethoven (Symphony No 9 in D minor - 'Choral'). Performer Christiane Oelze (soprano). Performer Birgit Remmert (mezzo-soprano). Performer Jonas Kaufmann (tenor). Performer John Relyea (bass). Company City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus. Company Berliner Philharmoniker. Conductor Simon Rattle (Sir).
5 Sep 04The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01953963712

T01078761065

Music Xenakis (Nuits). Music Idmen (A&B - UK premiere). Music Cage (Third Construction). Music James Wood (Tongues of Fire - world premiere). Company New London Chamber Choir. Company Amadinda Percussion Ensemble. Conductor James Wood.
8 Sep 03The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L1814836142

T01609899720

Company Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi. Performer Emanuel Ax (piano). Music Strauss (Till Eulenspiegel). Music Beethoven (Piano Concerto No 4 in G major). Music Dvorak (Symphony No 8 in G major).
9 Sep 02The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L1465993075

T01808770440

Music Schoenberg (A Survivor from Warsaw). Music Alexander Goehr (...second musical offering GFH 2001 - BBC commission: world premiere). Music Vaughan Williams (A Sea Symphony). Performer Joan Rodgers (soprano). Performer Simon Keenlyside (baritone). Company Trinity College of Music Chamber Choir. Company BBC Symphony Chorus. Company Philharmonia Chorus. Company BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Leonard Slatkin.
10 Sep 01The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01473270349

T01292306738

Music Elgar (Introduction and Allegro for Strings). Music Copland (Old American Songs - selection). Music Shostakovich (Symphony No 10 in E minor). Performer Thomas Hampson (baritone). Company Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Andrew Litton.
5 Sep 00The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L1982486305

T01242594453

Music Gyorgy Kurtag (Grabstein fur Stephan). Music Mahler (Symphony No 2 in minor Resurrection). Performer Juliane Banse (soprano). Performer Birgit Remmert (mezzo-soprano). Company City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus. Company Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor Sir Simon Rattle.
7 Sep 99The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L01338274478

T0313402980

Music Janacek (The Cunning Little Vixen - Taras Bulba). Music Mahler (Symphony No 1 in D major). Conductor Sir Charles Mackerras. Company Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
7 Sep 98The Royal Albert Hall, Inner London :: V221
listing details L0636735169

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