BBC Last Night Of The Proms Annual Concert
Each year one of the world's biggest and most celebrated music festivals concludes with a huge concert at Royal Albert Hall in London. VPR Classical will present the BBC "Last Night of the Proms" concert *live* beginning at 2pm ET. This year's music includes a newly commissioned work by Peter Maxwell Davies, and the traditional singing of Hubert Parry's "Jerusalem". Pianist Lang Lang (LONG LONG) joins the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus for the gala evening fun and musical celebration.
Conductor: Edward Gardner
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Lang Lang, piano
Susan Bullock, soprano
Peter Maxwell Davies: Musica benevolens (World Premiere)
Bela Bartók: "The Miraculous Mandarin" Suite
Richard Wagner: Götterdämmerung - Immolation Scene
Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto #1 in Eb
-- INTERMISSION --
Frederic Chopin: Grande Polonaise brillante, Op. 22
Percy Grainger: My Dark-Haired Maiden
Benjamin Britten: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Richard Rodgers: The Sound of Music - 'Climb ev'ry mountain'
Richard Rodgers: Carousel - 'You'll never walk alone'
Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March #1 in D ('In the Land of Hope and Glory'
Thomas Arne: Rule Britannia
Hubert Parry: Jerusalem (orch. by Edward Elgar)
Traditional: The National Anthem