• Wed 8 Jul

    19:45 Llangollen
    Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod

    Renowned harpist Catrin Finch joins the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to present a programme of music from South America.

  • Sat 18 Jul

    18:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 2: Ten Pieces Prom
    • John Adams b.1947
    • Short Ride in a Fast Machine (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 5 in C minor
      first movement
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes' (Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op 33a)
      'Storm' Interlude
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Op 23
      In the Hall of the Mountain King
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
    • Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest', HWV 258
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
    • The Planets
      Mars
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Anna Meredith b.1978
    • Connect It
      BBC commission: London premiere (3 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major Concerto for Horn No. 4 in E flat major, K495
      Third Movement (4 mins)
      • Tim Thorpe horn
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Mussorgsky 1839–1881
    • A Night on the Bare Mountain (original version)
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • The Firebird (1910 suite) (L' oiseau de feu (1910 suite))
      Finale (3 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood
    • Dick and Dom
    • Molly Rainford presenter
    • Dan Starkey presenter
    • Tim Thorpe horn
    • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood
    • Dick and Dom
    • Molly Rainford presenter
    • Dan Starkey presenter

    Join CBBC presenters Barney Harwood and Dick and Dom for an introduction to some of the greatest pieces of classical music and a celebration of children’s creative responses to them.

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  • Sun 19 Jul

    11:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 3: Ten Pieces Prom
    • John Adams b.1947
    • Short Ride in a Fast Machine (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 5 in C minor
      first movement
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes' (Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op 33a)
      'Storm' Interlude
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Op 23
      In the Hall of the Mountain King
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
    • Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest', HWV 258
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
    • The Planets
      Mars
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Anna Meredith b.1978
    • Connect It
      BBC commission: London premiere (3 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major Concerto for Horn No. 4 in E flat major, K495
      Third Movement (4 mins)
      • Tim Thorpe horn
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Mussorgsky 1839–1881
    • A Night on the Bare Mountain (original version)
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • The Firebird (1910 suite) (L' oiseau de feu (1910 suite))
      Finale (3 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood
    • Dick and Dom
    • Tim Thorpe horn
    • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood
    • Dick and Dom

    Barney Harwood and Dick and Dom join the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to celebrate some of the best pieces to introduce children to classical music – and to inspire a life-long love of it. Filmed for future broadcast on CBBC.

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  • Tue 21 Jul

    19:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 6: Poulenc, Stravinsky, Haydn & Mozart
    • PoulencFrancis Poulenc 1899–1963
    • Organ Concerto (23 mins)
      • James O'Donnell organ
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • Symphony of Psalms (Symphonie de psaumes) (21 mins)
      • BBC National Chorus of Wales
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Te Deum No. 2 in C major, Hob. XXIIIc:2 (10 mins)
      • BBC National Chorus of Wales
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Symphony No. 41 in C major 'Jupiter', K551 (36 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • James O'Donnell organ
    • BBC National Chorus of Wales
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård conductor

    Poulenc’s Organ Concerto raises the curtain on this BBC National Orchestra of Wales Prom which also includes Stravinsky’s 'Symphony of Psalms' and Mozart’s Symphony No. 41. Selected pieces will be broadcast on BBC Four on Sunday 26 July.

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  • Wed 29 Jul

    18:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 15: Prokofiev, Qigang Chen & Rachmaninov
    • ProkofievSergey Prokofiev 1891–1953
    • Symphony No. 1 in D major, 'Classical' (15 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Xian Zhang conductor
    • Qigang Chen
    • Iris dévoilée (42 mins)
      • Meng Meng soprano
      • Anu Komsi soprano
      • Piia Komsi soprano
      • Jia Li pipa
      • Jing Chang zheng
      • Nan Wang erhu
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Xian Zhang conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
    • Symphony No. 2 in E minor (59 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Xian Zhang conductor
    • Meng Meng soprano
    • Anu Komsi soprano
    • Piia Komsi soprano
    • Jia Li pipa
    • Jing Chang zheng
    • Nan Wang erhu
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Xian Zhang conductor

    Prokofiev’s ‘Classical’ Symphony opens this BBC National Orchestra of Wales Prom conducted by Xian Zhang and another Russian masterpiece closes the programme – Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2.

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